Review Round-Ups

Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly shine in Memphis
By Rebecca Donn
Critics don't entirely agree about the merits of the Broadway import, but are unanimous about the star power of the two leads
Neville's Island leaves critics all at sea
The West End transfer of the Chichester Festival Theatre production opened at the Duke of York's Theatre last night
David Baddiel's Infidel short on believers
By Nicole Goldstein
Baddiel's screen-to-stage musical premiered at Theatre Royal Stratford East last week
Scottsboro Boys dazzles at Garrick
By Rebecca Donn
The West End transfer of the Young Vic production is 'fierce, bold and relentlessly entertaining'
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