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A Glossary of RAF Slang from World War Two

James Corrigan (Bob 'Wingnut' Acres), Jordan Metcalfe (Roy Faulkland), Laurie Davidson (Jack Absolute) & Akshay Sharan (Bikram ‘Tony’ Khattri) all stand in a row, they are all smiling at Roy who is looking forward and smiling  in Jack Absolute Flies Again

Robin Craig on Access at the National Theatre

Garry Robeson as Cleon in Pericles, 2018

Peter Brook 1925 - 2022

Head shot of theatre maker Peter Brook

National Theatre - Open Casting Call

Eugène Ionesco: A Bluffer's Guide


Young Producers 2022

The 8 Young Producers who took part in the 2022 programme.

More than the kitchen sink: at home on stage

A white man and white woman in a kitchen at the end of a party

The Duchess of Cornwall announced as new Royal Patron of the National Theatre

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall in a blue dress

Sharing our Annual Review for 2020/21

Fisayo Akinade, Shubham Saraf, and Josh O'Connor on set for Romeo and Juliet at the National Theatre

Simon Callow on Legendary Play Agent, Peggy Ramsay

Simon Callow (left), cover of Peggy to her Playwrights: The Letters of Margaret Ramsay, Play Agent