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Richard III

Richard III

Northern Broadside's production, in association with the West Yorkshire Playhouse, toured the UK in 2006.

The Life of Galileo

The Life of Galileo

Follow the fascinating rehearsal process as Simon Russell Beale develops his characterisation of Brecht's Galileo.

A Conversation with Sir Ian about Richard III

The Crucible

Hysterical teenagers start a witch-hunt in Salem in the Birmingham Rep's production of Arthur Miller's play.


A conversation with Sir Ian about Richard III

Fascinating insights into Richard III with our interactive interview with Sir Ian McKellen, nominated for BAFTA and Emmy awards for its innovative and exciting format and contents.

Events and workshops

Including a workshop in which actors and students explore some of the key ideas and issues in Arthur Miller’s The Crucible.


What does it take to work professionally in the theatre industry? Find out about the wide variety of roles here.

For Teachers

Discover new dramatic learning materials on a range of topics in RE, Citizenship, and English and Drama.


Read the insightful rehearsal diaries that follow The Life of Galileo as it goes from page to stage.

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