Michael Coveney: Vicky Featherstone shakes things up (and jumps out a box) on the Culture Show
By Michael Coveney · 28 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

Our chief critic caught up with the BBC's Culture Show episode devoted to Featherstone and the Royal Court

Michael Coveney: Bob Dylan and other mystical mysteries in Kilburn
By Michael Coveney · 27 Nov 2013 · London

Dylan, now 72, has returned to London for a series of concerts at the Albert Hall

Guest Blog: There is nothing like a (panto) dame
By Eric Potts · 26 Nov 2013 · Manchester

'Dame extraordinare' Eric Potts knows more than most about the ancient art of cross-dressing in the name of festive fun

Michael Coveney: Hooray for Hull and good vibrations in Lille
By Michael Coveney · 25 Nov 2013 · Hull

Our chief critic salutes the awarding of the title of UK City of Culture 2017 to Hull, and reflects on a slew of 50th anniversaries

Michael Coveney: Who needs artistic directors? Not even the new JW3 arts centre?
By Michael Coveney · 19 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

A theatre can only forge its own personality and reputation with an artistic director at the helm

Catherine Love: Royal Court offers food for thought
By Catherine Love · 18 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

What might theatre be able to tell us about what and how we eat?

Michael Coveney: Standard awards special prizes to Smith, Spacey, Walliams and Lloyd Webber

Last night's star-studded ceremony at the Savoy was hosted by Damian Lewis

Michael Coveney: Mojo heralds a pantomime season of good (and ill) will
By Michael Coveney · 14 Nov 2013 · London, West End

Rupert Grint impresses in his stage acting debut in the West End, while panto season fast approaches at theatres across the land

Michael Coveney: Producers and Twelve Angry Men with three hungry women
By Michael Coveney · 12 Nov 2013 · London, West End

Our chief critic's attempt to spend a few days away from the theatre doesn't go entirely to plan