Royal Shakespeare Company: Macbeth

Christopher Eccleston makes his RSC debut in the title role of Shakespeare’s psychological thriller, opposite Niamh Cusack as Lady Macbeth and with Edward Bennett as Macduff.

Royal Shakespeare Company: Romeo and Juliet

Set in a world very like our own, this Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents.

Inua Ellams looking ahead

Inua Ellams Pit Party

Prolific poet-playwright Inua Ellams hosts a double bill, mingling hip-hop, dance, recital and film, with 1979 cult classic The Warriors serving as cinematic backdrop to both performances.

lots of collected images of a couple embracing

Redefining Juliet

A frank and gutsy retelling of a classic in which three actors share the role of Juliet, each owning Shakespeare’s heroine for themselves while challenging universal ideas of beauty and sexuality.

Saturday, Sunday, Monday at the Guildhall School

'Saturday, Sunday, Monday' presented by Guildhall School

An extended Italian family and friends gather for the traditional Sunday ragù. The mother and father are at war with each other, although neither knows why.