Entertainment & Arts

Alan Ayckbourn hopes sci-fi will attract a younger audience

Alan Ayckbourn hopes to attract more young people to the theatre with his new play. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Les Miserables tribute to MP Jo Cox

Children in her constituency are taking to the stage to perform her favourite musical, Les Miserables. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Jodie Whittaker reveals how she feels about becoming the 13th Doctor

Jodie Whittaker reveals how she feels about becoming the 13th Time Lord. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Jodie Whittaker: Doctor Who role is ‘a blessing and a curse’

Jodie Whittaker says she is “excited” to be the first woman to play the lead in Doctor Who. BBC News – Entertainment & Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Andrew Scott: Hamlet is not like eating your vegetables

Irish actor Andrew Scott on playing Moriarty in Sherlock – and now Hamlet to rave reviews. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Star Wars’ John Boyega’s advice for actors

Alumni from the UK’s first black drama school, including Star Wars’ John Boyega, have these tips for aspiring actors. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Robert Hardy’s most notable roles

He acted for more than 70 years – playing everything from vets to politicians. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Britain’s Best Cook: Mary Berry to judge new BBC cooking contest

Britain’s Best Cook will be presented by Claudia Winkleman and be broadcast on BBC One. BBC News – Entertainment & Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Casualty makes British TV history

The final episode of the 31st series was shot entirely in a single take on one camera. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

Entertainment & Arts

Diversity star Robert Anker dies in car crash at 27

The former dancer with the Britain’s Got Talent winners had recently moved to Canada and married. BBC News – Entertainment & Arts