Review Round-Ups

Mitchell and Stephens chop down Cherry Orchard
By Rebecca Donn
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
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
Jonathan Kent's production is 'another hit' for Chichester
Here Lies Love gets critics dancing
By Rebecca Donn
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
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
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
'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
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
Richard Bean's new play opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket on Friday
Critics feel mixed emotions for Evita
By Nicole Goldstein
The West End revival of Evita starring Madalena Alberto opened at the Dominion Theatre this week