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.

The School for Scandal Trailer

19 June 2024

We promised an exuberant feast of big wigs and big costumes this summer - and here it is! Watch the trailer for The School for Scandal.

Kyoto Production Photos

17 June 2024

View the production photos for Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin's Kyoto.

The Merry Wives of Windsor Trailer

20 June 2024

Watch the trailer for Shakespeare’s domestic comedy of gossip in the suburbs, playing in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre until 7 September.

The plot

18 June 2024

Find out more about the story of Kyoto.


18 June 2024

"It cost me just a few pounds to wear such a beautiful dress to a black-tie event!" Read a customer's experience of our hire service.

Pericles Cast and Creatives

13 June 2024

Meet the cast and creative team for Pericles, starring Alfred Enoch and directed by Tamara Harvey.

The Merry Wives of Windsor production photos

12 June 2024

Take a look at The Merry Wives of Windsor on stage in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Barbican shows announced and Stratford autumn/winter season goes on sale

11 June 2024

RSC Co-Artistic Directors, Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey, announce their winter season at the Barbican, plus their autumn/winter in Stratford season goes on sale

Open Stage 2024

10 June 2024

Come and enjoy free weekend performances, workshops and stories on the Garden Theatre stage this summer.

New, energy-efficient rig to light up Royal Shakespeare Theatre

5 June 2024

With the support of Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme, we will be upgrading our lighting system in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, helping us in our journey to Net Zero.

Kyoto Behind the Scenes

30 May 2024

Get a glimpse into the rehearsal room of Kyoto, a new political thriller from the creative team behind the universally-acclaimed The Jungle.

What's on in June

29 May 2024

From schemings and dealings in love, to the art of negotiating global consensus - June is a hotbed of activity on and off the stage...

Kyoto: Conference

23 May 2024

A programme of public events exploring the themes of the play Kyoto; messiness of agreement, negotiation and hope.

English Trailer

22 May 2024

Watch the trailer for English, written by Sanaz Toossi and directed by Diyan Zora.

Somewhere Nowhere | What happens next?

13 May 2024

Explore what happens next in a world where our natural resources are too precious to waste in this installation by artist Ebrahim Nazier.

See For Free

16 May 2024

Come in and explore our buildings! Find the stories in our walls and enjoy the many artworks you will find around the theatre foyers and walkways.

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