Review Round-Ups

Critics bow down to King Charles III
By Nicole Goldstein
Mike Bartlett's drama starring Tim Pigott-Smith and directed by Rupert Goold rules over the Wyndham's Theatre
Critics enjoy 'brilliant and lacerating' True West
By Nicole Goldstein
Sam Shephard's 1980's play revived under the direction of Phillip Breen at the Tricycle Theatre stars Alex Ferns, Barbara Rafferty and Eugene O'Hare
Opinions collide with Breeders
By Editorial Staff
The first show in the One Stage season at the St James Theatre starring Tamzin Outhwaite, Angela Griffin, Jemima Rooper and Nicholas Burns had a mixed critical reaction
Critics mixed over Almeida's Little Revolution
Alecky Blythe's new verbatim piece opened at the Almeida earlier this week
Matthew Kelly and cast impress in Bean's Toast
By Rebecca Donn
The first London revival of Richard Bean's debut play - which marked the final outing for the Telegraph's retiring critic Charles Spencer - is "beautifully played"
Critics enjoy Chichester Guys and Dolls
Gordon Greenberg's production at Chichester Festival Theatre has proved popular
Rona Munro's James Plays reign at Edinburgh
By Rebecca Donn
'These plays are more than a reaction to a referendum. They are an astonishing dramatic achievement.'
Kevin Elyot 'restored and justly celebrated' in My Night With Reg
By Rebecca Donn
The show opened at the Donmar Warehouse last night, just two months after its author, Kevin Elyot lost his battle with a long term illness
Gillian Anderson dazzles in A Streetcar Named Desire
By Rebecca Donn
The modern take on Tennessee Williams' classic play at the Young Vic impresses critics across the board
Critics fall for Shakespeare in Love
Lee Hall's adaptation of the 1998 film, which stars Tom Bateman and Lucy Briggs-Owen, opened at the Noel Coward Theatre last night