Jade Anouka

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Aisha (the black album); Putting a Face On review – more pointed monologues
Jade Anouka sprints through American history, while all is inexorably revealed in Kiri Pritchard-McLean’s subtle play about gaslighting

Susannah Clapp

14, Mar, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Jade Anouka: 'Theatre is struggling but we are keeping performance alive'
The actor and writer, who recently masterminded a viral Shakespeare video, stars in a new drama about life under lockdown and is ready to reveal her one-woman play, Heart

Arifa Akbar

10, Apr, 2020 @8:00 AM

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The Bard stuff: actors reveal their favourite Shakespeare character
To mark the Stratford playwright’s birthday, Ophelia Lovibond, Paapa Essiedu, Jade Anouka, Roger Allam and John Kani discuss the roles they love best

Interviews by Andrew Dickson

23, Apr, 2019 @5:00 AM

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The week in theatre: The Phlebotomist; The Bay at Nice; Emilia – review
Debut playwright Ella Road conjures a potent dystopia, Penelope Wilton is perfection in a sharp David Hare revival, and Shakespeare’s Dark Lady finds her voice

Susannah Clapp

31, Mar, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Dear Elizabeth review – poets bare their souls in a lyrical show
Jade Anouka and Jonjo O’Neill give first-rate performances reading the letters between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell

Michael Billington

23, Jan, 2019 @11:24 AM

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On my radar: Jade Anouka’s cultural highlights
The actor and poet on Janelle Monáe, David Attenborough and the best breakfast in London

Tasha Kleeman

06, Jan, 2019 @10:00 AM

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The week in theatre: Queen Margaret; The Village; Misty – review
Female characters roar out of the sidelines in bold new takes on familiar stories

Susannah Clapp

22, Sep, 2018 @3:00 PM

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Frailty, thy name isn't woman: fresh feminist takes on Shakespeare
Two productions in Manchester rework five Shakespeare plays so as to put his female characters centre stage

Michael Billington

21, Sep, 2018 @11:23 AM

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What to see this week in the UK
From American Animals to Surreal Science, here’s our pick of the best films, concerts, exhibitions, theatre and dance over the next seven days

Damon Wise, Michael Cragg, John Fordham, Andrew Clements, Jonathan Jones, Mark Cook and Judith Mackrell

07, Sep, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Actor Jade Anouka meets boxer Nicola Adams: ‘The basics of both our worlds are the same’
Actor Jade Anouka prepared to play Hotspur by watching videos of boxer Nicola Adams. Adams, in turn, acted in her youth and hopes to again. They met up to talk breaking boundaries, performance, and superheroes

Arifa Akbar

02, Sep, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Rediscovering Queen Margaret: 'I tried to think of Shakespeare as my co-writer'
A new work by Jeanie O’Hare distils four Shakespeare plays to retell the story of the Wars of the Roses, focusing on Margaret of Anjou, the formidable wife of Henry VI

Andrew Dickson

27, Aug, 2018 @9:00 AM

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Dazzling drama: the unmissable theatre, dance and comedy of autumn 2018
Gender-swapped classics, Hans Christian Andersen’s closet secrets, two giants of US comedy sharing a stage, plus Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo as rulers in love

Michael Billington, Brian Logan and Lyndsey Winship

27, Aug, 2018 @5:00 AM

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