Keep up-to-date with news and features, from video interviews with directors and actors to behind-the-scenes explorations of how our shows come together.
We celebrate Shakespeare 400 years after his death with a live broadcast on BBC Two, our first major tour to China and a return to New York.
Come Hither: 24-year-old Josh Sneesby wins our Song Competition, setting the words from one of Shakespeare's much loved songs to music.
Four young actors will share the title role in the Australian premiere season of Matilda The Musical.
Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies win Olivier awards for Best Costume Design and supporting actor.
We announce the seven finalists for our Shakespeare Song Competition and open the public vote to find a winner.
Our new production of Death of a Salesman will transfer to the Noël Coward Theatre in the West End.
Richard III is buried at Leicester Cathedral - here's a gallery of Shakespeare's Richard III's from past productions.
We launch Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary year in London with ‘King and Country: Shakespeare’s Great Cycle of Kings’ at the Barbican.
Working with museums and TES to give teachers access to the world’s best cultural and online teaching resources.
Actor Antony Sher has won the award for Best Actor in a Visiting Production for Henry IV Parts I and II at The Lowry.
We’ve appointed a new Technical Director to work with our skllled technical teams in bringing our productions to life.
Our new play Oppenheimer will open in the West End in March.
We announce the full cast for two productions, which include celebrated Palestinian-Israeli actor Makram J Khoury playing Shylock.
Results of the West Midlands 24 Hour Culture Survey show the arts are integral to people's lives.
It is with great regret that we have heard about the death of Alan Howard, long-time RSC actor.
David Tennant receives the award for Best Actor in a Play for Richard II at the WhatsOnStage Awards.
Highlights include Henry V on stage and in cinemas and two new plays in the Swan Theatre.
We are opening a new festival theatre, including research, development and rehearsal spaces.
A new portrait of our Advisory Director Cicely Berry goes on display.
A portrait of Shakespeare made from hundreds of postcards is on show in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre building.
The RSC Nursery has been rated ‘Outstanding’ in its recent Ofsted report.
HRH Prince Charles spends his birthday at the Royal Shakespeare Company AGM.
Our multi-award winning Matilda The Musical is going to Australia.
We’re bringing Shakespeare’s work to China, supported by the UK Government, as part of plans to boost business and cultural links between Britain and China.
Archived updates, news and features from 2011, 2012 and 2013.