News, Features and Updates

Keep up to date with our latest news, blogs, features and play updates.

From the latest blogs straight from the rehearsal room to our newest casting updates, featured content and other news - check back here to see what's happening.

Celebrating Shakespeare’s birthday in Skegness

23 April 2024

We’re marking Shakespeare’s birthday (23 April) in the seaside town of Skegness, performing Romeo and Juliet in a local school and the town’s Embassy Theatre.

English Behind the Scenes

22 April 2024

Get a behind the scenes look at the English cast in rehearsal.

Love's Labour's Lost reviews

15 April 2024

Read press and audience reviews of Emily Burns' production of Love's Labour's Lost in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

A School For Scandal Cast & Creatives

17 April 2024

Meet the actors and the creative team in The School for Scandal.

Love's Labour's Lost production photos

15 April 2024

Production photos for Love's Labour's Lost 2024, playing in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

May Half Term Activities

15 April 2024

Activities for families and young people during May half term 2024.

"It's about to start!" Love's Labour's Lost begins a new season

12 April 2024

First preview. First show. First season. Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey share their excitement as Love's Labour's Lost begins 2024/25 for real.

Cast and Creatives The Merry Wives of Windsor

8 April 2024

Meet the cast and creative team for The Merry Wives of Windsor

Pericles to transfer to Chicago Shakespeare Theater

9 April 2024

We're heading back to Chicago for the first time in 30 years with Tamara Harvey’s RSC directing debut, Pericles.

Behind the Scenes Love's Labour's Lost

2 April 2024

Get a behind the scenes look at Bridgerton's Luke Thompson and the cast of Love's Labour's Lost in rehearsal.

What's on in April

22 March 2024

Shakespeare’s birthday month is big news for us this year! Not only is it the playwright’s 460th birthday, but we are opening the first two plays of our brand new season.

New Matilda The Musical cast

Anna Deikalo, Ava Posniak and Sophia Saravanan will join Estella Evans in the title role.

Theatre Makers Taster Day - with Wise Children

8 March 2024

Take part in a free practical workshop. Experience first-hand how Wise Children build an ensemble and create their critically acclaimed shows.

Boundless as the Sea | Cast and creatives

25 March 2024

A unique blend of Shakespeare’s iconic love scenes.

Miss Littlewood | Cast and creatives

25 March 2024

Anti-establishment, visionary, rude and glorious, Joan Littlewood was the anarchic revolutionary of 20th century who fired the imagination of a generation.

Meet the Company

7 March 2024

Find out more about the First Encounters cast and creative team, their careers, the industry and what they love about it.

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