Resurrecting Shakespeare and memories of the First World War in London

A room from a First World War troop entertainment building and its opening ceremony is to be recreated this summer to celebrate the 100 years since it first opened on a site in Bloomsbury. "Resurrecting the Shakespeare Hut" will commemorate the lives of the servicemen, and the women who worked at the YMCA Shakespeare Hut, which was built on …

Sister leads a band of brothers at The Wheatsheaf

Eleanor Dillion-Reams on stage.

A woman is impressing audiences with her performance of a male monarch upstairs in a mock-Tudor pub in Fitzrovia. Not only is she playing a king, but all the other parts, too. Based on "The Life and Times of Henry the Fifth" by William Shakespeare, "Henry V -- Lion of England" strips back the famous and lengthy stage play …