Reviews

Review: The Life (Southwark Playhouse)
Sharon D Clarke and Cornell S John star in the UK premiere of the musical set in sleazy 1980s New York
Review: The Conquest of the South Pole (Liverpool Everyman)
By Robin Brown
For their second show, the Everyman rep company take on Manfred Karge's 1988 play
Review: Chinglish (Park Theatre)
David Henry Hwang's play is about an American doing business in China
Review: Killology (Sherman Theatre)
By Jafar Iqbal
Gary Owen's new play is about a murky world where a video game allows players to murder and torture
Review: Don Juan in Soho (Wyndham's Theatre)
David Tennant returns to the West End in the revival of Patrick Marber's play
Review: Escape the Scaffold (Theatre503)
Titus Halder's second play is a dystopian vision of three flatmates toasting the end of their student years
Review: Re-Member Me (Almeida Theatre)
Lip-sync maestro Dickie Beau channels audio recordings from great historical performances of Shakespeare's Dane
Review: Big Guns (The Yard Theatre)
Nina Segal's second play looks at how people let violence into their lives
Review: One Love: The Bob Marley Musical (Birmingham Rep)
By Diane Parkes
Kwame Kwei-Armah directs his own musical about the life of Bob Marley
Review: Madama Butterfly (Royal Opera House)
Emotional extremity as Ermonela Jaho delves fearlessly into Puccini's tragedy