Review Round-Ups

Does Damon Albarn's impress?
By Emily Cole
The production opened at the Manchester Palace Theatre last week
Does Suchet shine in The Importance of Being Earnest?
By Martha Ibbotson
Adrian Noble's production opened at the Vaudeville last night
Jury's out on The Trial
By Emily Cole
Richard Jones' production divided critics at the Young Vic
Critics enjoy Educating Rita despite a shaky start
By Emily Cole
The production starring Lenny Henry opened at the Minerva Theatre last week
Bend It Like Beckham scores with critics
Natalie Dew, Jamie Campbell Bower and Lauren Samuels star in the new screen to stage musical
Mixed bag for Rebecca Gilman's Luna Gale
By Emily Cole
The production opened at Hampstead Theatre on 13 June
Critics enjoy 'stylish, slick and entertaining' Motherf**ker with the Hat
'The biggest blast in Rufus Norris's National Theatre tenure so far'
hang wins critics' votes
By Emily Cole
debbie tucker green's 60-minute play opened at the Royal Court last week
An Audience with Jimmy Savile opens to mixed reviews
By Emily Cole
Jonathan Maitland's controversial new play opened at the Park Theatre last week
Mixed opinions for Patrick Marber's The Red Lion
Marber's new play opened at the National's Dorfman Theatre last night