Reviews

Kafka on the Shore (Barbican Centre)
The Ninagawa Company adapts the bestselling novel by Haruki Murakami with mixed results
La bohème (Royal Opera House)
The venerable John Copley production of Puccini's classic returns in its final revival
The Mother (Ustinov Studio, Bath)
Gina McKee impresses in Laurence Boswell's production
Temple (Donmar Warehouse)
Howard Davies's production stars Simon Russell Beale
Jason Robert Brown (Royal Festival Hall)
The Tony-winning composer returns to London with a host of West End stars
The Harvest (Soho Theatre)
Michael Boyd's production transfers to London
The Beaux' Stratagem (National Theatre, Olivier)
'One of the genuine classics of English comedy has been restored'
Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage (Arcola Theatre)
Max Stafford-Clark's production, based on the life of rugby player Gareth Thomas, ends its tour at the Arcola Theatre
Carmen (Glyndebourne)
David McVicar's richly detailed production of Bizet's opera returns for another run
Poliuto (Glyndebourne)
Donizetti's forgotten opera is a memorable first for the Glyndebourne Festival