Review Round-Ups

Review Round-up: Mead leads West End Men to Vaudeville
By Editorial Staff
The West End Men is a concert starring Lee Mead, Glenn Carter, Matt Willis, David Thaxton and Stephen Rahman Hughes, with special guest Kerry Ellis, and runs at the Vaudeville Theatre
Review Round-up: Anne-Marie Duff stars in O'Neill's epic Interlude
By Editorial Staff
Eugene O'Neill's five-hour, Pulitzer Prize-winning experimental drama Strange Interlude has been revived at the National Theatre, starring Anne-Marie Duff as a woman struggling to balance the men in her life
Review Round-up: Kirkwood's Chimerica cheers critics
We take a look at what the critics made of Headlong's world premiere of Lucy Kirkwood's Chimerica, which opened at the Almeida Theatre last night (28 May 2013).
Review Round-up: Critics persuaded by Pulitzer-winning Disgraced?
Ayad Akhtar's new Pulitzer winning play Disgraced made its UK premiere on Wednesday night (22 May 2013) at the Bush Theatre.Following runs at New York's Lincoln Centre and Chicago's American ...
Review Round-up: Critics coo over To Kill A Mockingbird
By Editorial Staff
Timothy Sheader's production of To Kill A Mockingbird opened at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre this week (23 May 2013). Harper Lee's classic story centres around a court case marred by rac
Review Round-up: Critics convinced by Relatively Speaking?
By Editorial Staff
Lindsay Posner's revival of Alan Ayckbourn's Relatively Speaking opened at the Wyndham's Theatre last night (20 May 2013). The play was Ayckbourn's first major success in 1965, and follows
Review Round-up: Bright outlook for These Shining Lives?
By Editorial Staff
Loveday Ingram's production of These Shining Lives, the inaugural production at the newly built Park Theatre, opened this week (15 May 2013).Melanie Marnich's play, set in the 1920’s, f
Review Round-up: Young Vic revives Ibsen's Public Enemy
By Editorial Staff
Richard Jones' production of Ibsen's Public Enemy opened at the Young Vic this week (13 May 2013). The play follows a doctor's discovery of his town's toxic water supply and the drama that
Review Round-up: Critics warm to Hothouse
By Editorial Staff
Jamie Lloyd's production of Pinter's The Hothouse opened last night (9 May 2013) at the Trafalgar Studios. Led by Simon Russell Beale and John Simm, the play marks Lloyd's second installm
Review Round-up: Passion Play gets pulses racing
By Editorial Staff
Following the recent Privates On Parade, another play by Peter Nichols has been revived in the West End - his 1981 drama Passion Play. The play, last seen in the West End in 2000,