Review Round-Ups

Did White Christmas bring festive cheers to critics?
By Nicole Goldstein · 17 Nov 2014

The seasonal show based on the iconic film opened at the Dominion last week

Royal Court's 2071 splits critics
By Rebecca Donn · 10 Nov 2014

Katie Mitchell's latest production attracted reviews ranging from one to five stars

DV8 return to National with John
By Nicole Goldstein · 7 Nov 2014

Lloyd Newson's new productions is based on interviews conducted with men in gay saunas

Did Made in Dagenham strike a chord with critics?
By Nicole Goldstein · 6 Nov 2014

Rupert Goold's screen-to-stage production stars Gemma Arterton. Reviews were decidedly mixed...

Critics go wild again for Sunny Afternoon
By Nicole Goldstein · 29 Oct 2014

The Kinks musical, created by Ray Davies, brings the house down at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Barbican's Wild Duck not to all tastes
By Rebecca Donn · 28 Oct 2014

'Not so much an adaptation as an updated reinvention of Ibsen's extraordinary play'

Sting's The Last Ship sails to Broadway
By Nicole Goldstein · 27 Oct 2014

In a rare transatlantic Review Round-Up, we look at the critics' reactions to Sting's new musical as it arrives at the Neil Simon Studio in New York

Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly shine in Memphis
By Rebecca Donn · 24 Oct 2014

Critics don't entirely agree about the merits of the Broadway import, but are unanimous about the star power of the two leads

Neville's Island leaves critics all at sea
By Rosie Bannister · 22 Oct 2014

The West End transfer of the Chichester Festival Theatre production opened at the Duke of York's Theatre last night

David Baddiel's Infidel short on believers
By Nicole Goldstein · 21 Oct 2014

Baddiel's screen-to-stage musical premiered at Theatre Royal Stratford East last week