Summer dates are The Taming of the Shrew (RSC) on June 5, The Merry Wives of Windsor (Shakespeare’s Globe) on June 20, Small Island (Olivier) on June 27, The Lehman Trilogy on July 25, Measure for Measure (RSC) on July 31.

This autumn catch: Wise Children (filmed at York Theatre Royal in March) on October 3, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Bridge Theatre) on October 17, Hansard (Lyttelton) on November 7 and Present Laughter (Old Vic) on November 28.

Going to the theatre (in the cinema)