Alan Bennett presents his anthology of verse, Six Poets: Hardy to Larkin, accompanied by his own enlivening commentary
In their new book, Bill Bryden and Nobby Clark offer a funny and illuminating portrait of great lives in the theatre.
The director talks about his new book, What Do I Know?
Daniel Evans and Sian Thomas read a selection of writing by the late poet and his wife to mark his centenary
Jeannette Nelson, the National’s Head of Voice, is joined by actors and directors to examine how women’s voices are represented and received in theatre.
The director and actress discuss this new production.
The internationally celebrated actress returns to the National to talk about her life and career.
Ian Hislop is joined by Craig Brown, Harry Enfield, Lewis Macleod, Jan Ravens and John Sessions for a satirical round-up of the year.
Emma Freud hosts the annual battle for theatrical knowledge between two competing NT teams.
The Director of DV8 talks to Nicholas Hytner about the company’s working methods, as his latest production, JOHN, visits the National.
The director and playwright discuss their new version of the adventure story.
The former Poet Laureate looks at the work of RL Stevenson, whose Treasure Island inspired his own sequels, Silver and The New World.