Reviews

The Ruling Class (Trafalgar Studios)

James McAvoy stars in Jamie Lloyd's revelatory revival of Peter Barnes's uproarious 60s satire

Sign of the Times (Tour)

Tim Firth's comedy is revived at the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds ahead of visits to Kingston and Ipswich

Hello/Goodbye (Hampstead Theatre)

Peter Souter's romantic comedy transfers to the main stage after a sell-out run in Hampstead's studio space

Dara (National Theatre, Lyttelton)

Nadia Fall "delivers a thoroughly dynamic staging" of Tanya Ronder's adaptation

Out of the Cage (Park Theatre)
By Patrick Brennan

Alex McSweeney's play opened at the Park Theatre last week

The Caucasian Chalk Circle (Unicorn Theatre)
By Will Stone

Amy Leach directs Brecht's classic morality play

Taken at Midnight (Theatre Royal Haymarket)

Mark Hayhurst's debut play starring Penelope Wilton has transferred to the West End from the Minerva, Chichester

My Night with Reg (Apollo Theatre)

'Robert Hastie's fine revival proves Elyot's real mastery was for melancholy'

Oppenheimer (Swan Theatre, RSC)

Tom Morton Smith's new play is a thought-provoking and intelligent examination of the creation of the A-bomb

Andrea Chénier (Royal Opera House)

Giordano's opera of the French Revolution returns to Covent Garden in a conventional new staging