Review Round-Ups

Critics praise 'commanding' Kidman in Photograph 51
By Editorial Staff
Nicole Kidman's long-awaited return to the London stage in Anna Ziegler's play about DNA scientist Rosalind Franklin didn't disappoint
Did Future Conditional make the grade?
By Editorial Staff
Matthew Warchus's inaugural season as artistic director of the Old Vic opened last week with Tamsin Oglesby's meditation on education
'Summer is over' as critics pan Dusty
The jukebox musical of Dusty Springfield's life finally opens in the West End
Denise Gough shines in People, Places and Things
Jeremy Herrin's production of Duncan Macmillan's new play opened in the National's Dorfman Theatre last night
Did Mrs Henderson Presents cheer the critics?
Terry Johnson's production received a warm reception in Bath
The National revives modern classic Our Country's Good
Nadia Fall's production 'does justice to a landmark play'
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