He may be the world’s greatest dramatist, but many young people are concerned that knowing the works of Shakespeare will not help them get a job.
School strikers have threatened to boycott the Royal Shakespeare Company over “sickening” links to oil giant BP.
A group of a Shakespearean performers included a visit to Dundee on their whistle-stop tour of Scotland on bikes.
Four of William Shakespeare’s most loved plays are coming to the grounds of “Britain’s Greatest Palace”.
Sir Kenneth Branagh has said he has fulfilled a “much-cherished ambition” by starring alongside David Mitchell in sitcom Upstart Crow.
Sir Ian McKellen has spoken about how regional theatre launched his career as he prepares to embark on an 80-date tour of the United Kingdom - including Dundee.
Sir Ian McKellen will celebrate his 80th birthday with an 80-date tour of the UK in support of regional theatre.
Sir Ian McKellen’s career has been one of incredible variety, with the actor taking on countless Shakespearean stage roles and parts in Hollywood blockbusters.
Schoolchildren were treated to an offbeat take on a classic William Shakespeare play by a cycling-themed theatre troupe.
Martin Freeman, James Norton and Jack Whitehall will be treading the boards to raise funds for refugees.