Review Round-Ups

Mixed bag for Cumberbatch's heavily-hyped Hamlet
Lyndsey Turner's radical production didn't sit well with all the critics, though its star was more roundly praised
Critics praise 'splendid' Cusack in the Donmar's Splendour
By Will Longman
Robert Hastie's production runs at the Donmar Warehouse until 26 September
Critics check in to Grand hotel at Southwark Playhouse
Critics enjoyed Thom Southerland's 'slick, well-oiled musical machine'
Are the critics loopy for Lupin?
By Will Longman
Michael Simkins' adaptation of the Sunday Times bestseller has arrived in the West End
Did Impossible work its magic?
The production opened at the Noel Coward Theatre to mixed reviews
Critics praise Ben Whishaw in Bakkhai
By Will Longman
The second instalment of the Almeida's Greek season has opened to largely positive reviews
Critics enjoy 'memorably vivid' Three Days in the Country
Patrick Marber's adaptation opened at the Lyttelton Theatre last night
Did Seven Brides for Seven Brothers woo the critics?
Rachel Kavanaugh's production runs at the Open Air Theatre until 29 August
Does Mack and Mabel strike a chord with critics?
Michael Ball and Rebecca LaChance star in Jonathan Church's production
Sinatra at the Palladium divides critics
David Gilmore's production opened at the London Palladium last night