Ticking (Trafalgar Studios)
By Holly Williams
Anthony Head and Niamh Cusack star in the debut play from Paul Andrew Williams
Ariadne auf Naxos (Royal Opera House)
An early return for Christof Loy's production shows the Royal Opera at its peak
The Tales of Hoffmann (English Touring Opera - tour)
Offenbach's episodic grand opera is a major undertaking for ETO
Measure for Measure (Young Vic)
Director Joe Hill-Gibbins and designer Miriam Buether cover the stage in inflatable sex dolls
Wuthering Heights (Ambassadors Theatre)
The National Youth Theatre adapts Emily Bronte's classic novel
Teddy Ferrara (Donmar Warehouse)
Dominic Cooke's new production opened in London last night
Consensual (Ambassadors Theatre)
The National Youth Theatre's rep season contends with the best of the West End
Barbarians (Central St Martins School of Art)
Barrie Keeffe's seminal play opens in the birthplace of UK punk
The Ladykillers (Watermill Theatre, Newbury)
By Judi Herman
Graham Linehan's delicious stage adaptation of the classic Ealing film comedy gets a pitch-perfect revival
Crushed Shells and Mud (Southwark Playhouse)
Ben Musgrave's new play runs until 24 October