Poppy Corbett on the scrapping of the Creative Writing A-Level: why OfQual and DfE have got it all wrong.
Joy Martin reflects on the theatre of comedy, as performed by Sofie Hagen, Mark Dean Quinn, James Acaster and Stewart Lee..
Eleanor Turney on the first day of the symposium of arts and culture.
Barney Norris, author of Visitors, writes about rhyming with current events and the hedgerow inspiration behind his new play, Eventide.
Is modern theatre trapped by oppositional politics?
@rafaellamarcus on @AlmeidaTheatre’s @IliadLive
Catherine Love on Jo Clifford’s Jesus, Queen of Heaven, Lucas Hnath’s The Christians and the politics of belief.
Dumbshow’s Michael Bryher on the Greek financial crisis, Naomi Klein and making theatre about economics.
On a day of Tube strikes, have a London-centric listicle.
Tim Etchells on Forced Entertainment’s Complete Works
Live-written responses to Forced Entertainment’s Table Top Shakespeare.
Alexandrina Hemsley and Jamila Johnson-Small talk about SWAGGA at The Yard.
Tim Foley on the importance of language when talking about mental illness and his new play, The Dogs of War.
A provocation about the intersection between criticism and politics.
Duška Radosavljević on the gulf between theatre and television and the dramaturgy of Ivo van Hove’s Antigone.