Reviews

Elektra (Royal Albert Hall)
By Mark Valencia · 1 Sep 2014

Supreme Straussians Christine Goerke and Semyon Bychkov bring the composer's fieriest opera to the BBC Proms

Toast (Park Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 1 Sep 2014

Richard Bean's debut play is revived by Eleanor Rhode at the Park Theatre

Salome (Royal Albert Hall)
By Keith McDonnell · 31 Aug 2014

Nina Stemme gives a career-defining performance at the BBC Proms as Strauss's wayward Princess

The Comedy of Errors (Tour - Handlebards)
By Vicky Ellis · 29 Aug 2014

Peculius' Handlebards provide a high-octane show

Pitcairn (Chichester Festival Theatre)
By Maxwell Cooter · 29 Aug 2014

Richard Bean's new play tries to cram too much into two hours

Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope (St James Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 29 Aug 2014

'Farrelly's Crisp has the vocal, slightly out-of-body airiness tinged with malice of Danny La Rue'

Madame X (Arcola Theatre)
By Mark Valencia · 26 Aug 2014

The Grimeborn Festival presents Tim Benjamin's new opera about art, murder and revenge

Guys and Dolls (Chichester Festival Theatre)
By Maxwell Cooter · 22 Aug 2014

The refurbished CFT hosts an energetic revival of an American classic

Mush and Me (Edinburgh Fringe)
By Ben Hewis · 21 Aug 2014

A new play exploring the trials and tribulations of interfaith relationships ticks every box

Werther (Arcola Theatre)
By Mark Valencia · 21 Aug 2014

WOS Opera Poll winner Aylin Bozok returns to the Grimeborn summer festival with Massenet's dark romance