Review Round-Ups

Scottsboro Boys dazzles at Garrick
By Rebecca Donn · 21 Oct 2014

The West End transfer of the Young Vic production is 'fierce, bold and relentlessly entertaining'

Mitchell and Stephens chop down Cherry Orchard
By Rebecca Donn · 17 Oct 2014

Katie Mitchell's production of Simon Stephens' trimmed down adaptation of Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard opened last night

Jane Horrocks shines in East is East
By Nicole Goldstein · 17 Oct 2014

Horrocks steals the spotlight in the Trafalgar Transformed revival of Ayub Khan Din's award-winning comedy

Imelda Staunton triumphs in Gypsy
By Nicole Goldstein · 15 Oct 2014

Jonathan Kent's production is 'another hit' for Chichester

Here Lies Love gets critics dancing
By Rebecca Donn · 14 Oct 2014

David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's immersive disco musical opens the National's new Dorfman Theatre in style

Critics enjoy Donmar's royally radical Henry IV
By Rebecca Donn · 13 Oct 2014

Phyllida Lloyd's second all-female Shakespeare production at the Donmar again features Harriet Walter in the title role

Taken at Midnight another hit for Chichester
By Nicole Goldstein · 8 Oct 2014

Mark Hayhurst's new play centres on a celebrated German lawyer who put Hitler on the stand

Did Lindsay Lohan convince critics in Speed-the-Plow?
By Rebecca Donn · 3 Oct 2014

'Of all the people called Lindsay involved in this production, it is Lohan who actually comes off best'

Kristin Scott Thomas reaches 'new peak' in Old Vic Electra
By Nicole Goldstein · 2 Oct 2014

Critics have gone wild for Ian Rickson's production of Sophocles' great tragedy

Great Britain transfer falls below the fold for critics
By Editorial Staff · 30 Sep 2014

Richard Bean's new play opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket on Friday