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.

Stratford pupils perform at Playmaking Festival

19 July 2019

Almost 300 young people from the town performed their take on Romeo and Juliet on the Swan stage as part of the event.

Measure for Measure coming to cinemas

19 July 2019

Gregory Doran's resonant new production hits the big screen on 31 July as part of our Live From series.

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical announced for comedy festival

18 July 2019

The award-winning show will come to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre for one night only on Sunday 15 September.

I see the future

17 July 2019

What will Stratford-upon-Avon look like in 100 years? Visit our pop-up shop on 1 High Street, and share your ideas about the future of the town.

Students at special school enjoy digital takeover

16 July 2019

Students at Welcombe Hills School used specially tailored technology to explore themes, characters and key scenes in Romeo and Juliet.

Award-winning composer Will Gregory joins King John creative team

15 July 2019

The singer-songwriter will compose the music for this new production, directed by Eleanor Rhode.

Measure For Measure reviews

10 July 2019

Find out what the critics thought of Gregory Doran's new production of Measure for Measure

Matilda The Musical opens in China

11 July 2019

Our award-winning musical is now in China, after playing in the USA, Australia and South Korea.

Captioned shows coming to The Dell

9 July 2019

For the first time, you can access mobile captions for three outdoor performances this summer.

Measure for Measure tech week

8 July 2019

See what happened when the Measure for Measure cast took the show out of the rehearsal room and onto the stage!

A Museum in Baghdad Cast and Creatives

8 July 2019

Meet the actors performing in our new play A Museum in Baghdad, directed by Erica Whyman.

King John Cast and Creatives

8 July 2019

We announce the cast for Shakespeare's King John, playing in the Swan Theatre this autumn.

Measure for Measure in rehearsal

2 July 2019

Step in to the rehearsal room and meet Gregory Doran as he explains why this play written in the 1600s speaks to the world of #MeToo.

Find us at this weekend's festivals

3 July 2019

We're bringing crafts and other family-friendly activities to the Stratford River Festival and Godiva Festival on 6-7 July.

#WeAreArrested in London

3 July 2019

After premiering at The Other Place in 2018, this gripping story of a journalist fighting for the truth will run at the Arcola later this year.

Belvidera Held Hostage

2 July 2019

Watch a scene from Venice Preserved, where Jaffeir (Michael Grady-Hall) visits Belvidera (Jodie McNee) as she is held hostage by conspirators.

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