By Howard Brenton. Can media tycoon Lambert La Roux's lust for power be stopped?
By Peter Shaffer. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's final years. With Simon Callow.
By Alan Bennett. The tussles of staffroom rivalry and the anarchy of adolescence.
By Mark Lawson. How Mary Whitehouse sparked 1982's obscenity trial of Michael Bogdanov.
Adaptations of the National Theatre production of the medieval plays
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By Kwame Kwei-Armah. Life is tough for ex-boxer Deli, in his café on Hackney's Murder Mile
The story of Christ's birth. Bill Bryden's National Theatre, based on medieval plays.
Daniel Rosenthal conjures up stories and scenes from a unique national institution.
James Naughtie investigates the founding of the National Theatre
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