Reviews

The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco (Gate Theatre)
Andrew Whaley's 1990 Zimbabwe-set drama gets 'tangled in its own symbolism'
Lippy (Young Vic) - 'devilishly smart'
Last year's Fringe First Award-winner has transferred to the Young Vic
How I Learned to Drive (Southwark Playhouse)
Olivia Poulet stars in Paula Vogel's award-winning study of sexual abuse
Madam Butterfly (Royal Albert Hall)
Fine musicianship compromised by a bathroom acoustic as a much-loved production returns
The King's Speech (Tour) - 'Jason Donovan is the beating heart of Silbert's fine production'
By Michael Davies
Roxana Silbert's production is made by the lead performances of Raymond Coulthard and Jason Donovan
The Indian Queen (London Coliseum) - 'latent hippiedom'
American director Peter Sellars concocts his own Purcell opera for ENO
Oklahoma! (Tour) - triumphant production warrants its revival
By Michael Davies
Director Rachel Kavanaugh's take on Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic embarks on a UK tour
Yarico (London Theatre Workshop)
A talented cast perform a raw tale of love, loyalty and language
Man and Superman (National Theatre Lyttelton)
Ralph Fiennes plays Jack Tanner in Simon Godwin's rare revival of Shaw's philosophical epic
Rebecca (Kneehigh - Tour)
By Karen Bussell
Emma Rice's new adaptation sees Daphne du Maurier's brooding saga given a light touch