A Government minister has moved to block the export of a Pre-Raphaelite painting valued at £9.5 million in the hope of a UK buyer being found.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has said she hopes Boris Johnson will see a character transformation similar to that of Shakespeare’s “young Prince Hal”.
Sir Mark Rylance has quit the Royal Shakespeare Company over BP sponsorship.
Newly discovered document’s concerning William Shakespeare’s father John have revealed a previously unknown political context to the playwright’s early life.
Hamlet has been named the nation’s favourite play by William Shakespeare after topping a survey by theatre website WhatsOnStage.