Review Round-Ups

Assassins hits the mark at Menier
Jamie Lloyd's production starring Catherine Tate, Aaron Tveit and Andy Nyman is 'irresistibly potent'
Ronan Keating charms in Once debut
By Nicole Goldstein
The former Boyzone singer has joined the award-winning musical as Guy
Did critics bless Royal Court's school play?
By Nicole Goldstein
Vicky Featherstone's production of God Bless the Child transforms the Theatre Upstairs into a classroom
Did White Christmas bring festive cheers to critics?
By Nicole Goldstein
The seasonal show based on the iconic film opened at the Dominion last week
Royal Court's 2071 splits critics
By Rebecca Donn
Katie Mitchell's latest production attracted reviews ranging from one to five stars
DV8 return to National with John
By Nicole Goldstein
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
Rupert Goold's screen-to-stage production stars Gemma Arterton. Reviews were decidedly mixed...
Critics go wild again for Sunny Afternoon
By Nicole Goldstein
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
'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
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