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Meetings with the National Theatre Casting Department for Recent Graduates

Five incredible reads on the themes of Rockets and Blue Lights

A group dancing on stage under coloured lights

A Bow Gifted from the Gods: Philoctetes’ Prop Bow for Paradise

A white woman, Lesley Sharp, holding a bow wearing army uniform in Paradise at the National Theatre

Carrie Cracknell: In memory of Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory as Hester Collyer smoking in The Deep Blue Sea National Theatre

The Normal Heart by Larry Kramer in major revival at the National Theatre from September 2021

A black and white photograph of author and activist Larry Kramer.

Lisa Burger, National Theatre Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive to step down in Summer 2022

Lisa Burger portrait

Diversity and inclusion: an update from Lisa Burger and Rufus Norris

Live theatre returns to the South Bank this summer

Close up of flowers in front of National Theatre building

New podcast series, written and performed by the people of Doncaster

Stories To Get Us Through

The Shakespeare Hut: A National Theatre Origin Story

Ellen Terry portrait - black and white, close-up