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.

HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

9 April 2021

RSC Responds to the news of the death of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.

Bringing arts and culture to mayoral elections

31 March 2021

Hosted by Director Iqbal Khan, we will be joining with Culture Central to facilitate an arts and culture-focused mayoral hustings on 19 April.

In the studio at the RSC

30 March 2021

This week's 'In the Studio' podcast gives listeners a behind-the-scenes insight into what happened at the RSC after our doors closed last year.

Last chance to watch Romeo and Juliet on BBC iPlayer

29 March 2021

There are just a couple more days to watch Erica Whyman's 2018 production of Romeo and Juliet on the BBC's streaming service.

Interval Drinks podcast

25 March 2021

Our first in-house podcast series brings together our current actors with RSC artists who have inspired them.

A moment to reflect

24 March 2021

On 23 March we lit our tower in blue as a beacon of remembrance for those who have died during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The RSC at 60

Becoming a "powerhouse": theatre critic Michael Billington on the glorious past and vital future of a theatrical revolution.

Lament for a year of lost theatre

16 March 2021

Marking a whole year since we closed our doors, we have created a short film using Shakespeare’s words to express our shared sense of loss.

First look at the Unreal Forest

15 March 2021

Watch a video to see what you can expect from Dream, our live, online performance set in a virtual midsummer forest.

Theatre coming home to Stratford

11 March 2021

The chance to see two of our postponed 2020 productions: The Winter's Tale and The Comedy of Errors.

Shakespeare Nation in lockdown

11 March 2021

Find out how our national project to engage new audiences in Shakespeare and theatre continued despite the Covid crisis.

10 years of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre

8 March 2021

See production photos from some of our Royal Shakespeare Theatre shows, as we mark 10 years since HRH The Queen opened the transformed theatre.

Nick Cave to narrate online Dream performance

1 March 2021

The singer-songwriter will be the voice of our live, online performance set in a virtual midsummer forest.

Meet our new trustees

25 February 2021

We announce five new Trustee appointments at our Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM), following a far-reaching recruitment campaign.

Re-finding your voice

23 February 2021

Working with Kent's Marlowe Theatre, RSC voice coach Michael Corbidge has created six short videos to get us using and enjoying our voices more.

The Pandemic Theatre Company

16 February 2021

Assistant Director Hal Chambers reflects on the last year with members of the RSC acting company.

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