Review Round-Ups

Norris's National revives classic The Beaux' Stratagem
By Editorial Staff
Critics enjoyed Simon Godwin's 'quintessentially English' revival, which opened this week
Alexander McQueen play branded 'a fashion faux pas'
By Editorial Staff
James Phillips's bio-play at the St James Theatre stars Stephen Wight and Dianna Agron
High Society splits critics at Old Vic
By Editorial Staff
For most Maria Friedman production is a swellegant party, but others have reservations
Mixed bag for Kendal-led Hay Fever
By Editorial Staff
Lindsay Posner's production has transferred from Bath to the West End via Australia
Donmar election play gets critics' vote
By Editorial Staff
James Graham's The Vote, which was broadcast live on election night, starred a 50-strong ensemble including Judi Dench
Kristin Scott Thomas is 'elegant and refined' in The Audience
Stephen Daldry's production of Peter Morgan's play has returned to London with a new cast
Chiwetel Ejiofor stars in 'virtuosic' Everyman
Rufus Norris's production begins his tenure at the National Theatre
Is Bugsy Malone everything the critics want it to be?
Sean Holmes's production runs at the Lyric Hammersmith until August
Damian Lewis and John Goodman 'terrific' in American Buffalo
Daniel Evans directs David Mamet's junk shop-set drama
Simon Stephens's 'compelling' Carmen Disruption premieres at Almeida
Stephens's reimaging of Bizet's opera Carmen opened this week