Review Round-Ups

Were critics overpowered by Venus in Fur?
Natalie Dormer and David Oakes star in the West End premiere production of David Ives' dark comedy
Were the critics brought to life by Young Frankenstein?
As Mel Brooks' show arrives in London, find out what the critics' verdicts were
Did the critics love James Graham's new Labour play?
Martin Freeman and Tamsin Greig star in this new comedy
Were the critics mad for McKellen's King Lear?
Jonathan Munby's production has opened at the Minerva Theatre in Chichester
Did critics think The Band is a show they'll never forget?
The jukebox musical, based on Take That's music, had its opening night in Manchester last night
Did critics lose their minds over Follies?
The Sondheim musical opened at the National Theatre and runs through to January
Tom Hiddleston's Hamlet: a hit or not a hit?
The Night Manager star leads the cast of Kenneth Branagh's production at RADA
Were critics for or Against Ben Whishaw's Almeida performance?
Christopher Shinn's new play, directed by Ian Rickson, debuted at the Almeida on Friday
Did critics think Adrian Mole was a Pandora's Box?
By Editorial Staff
Pippa Cleary and Jake Brunger are behind this adaptation of Sue Townsend's 1982 novel
Did critics Bob along to Girl from the North Country?
By Editorial Staff
Conor McPherson's latest work is set in Bob Dylan's hometown of Duluth, Minnesota and weaves the Nobel Prize winner's songs into a tale of the Great Depression