Reviews

The Harvest (Ustinov Studio, Bath)
Michael Boyd helms a moving exploration of Belarusian youth
The Broken Heart (Sam Wanamaker Playhouse)
John Ford's tragedy struggles to come to life in Caroline Steinbeis's production
Mermaid (Tour)
By Jack Revell
Polly Teale's re-imagining of The Little Mermaid is a visual feast
After Electra (Theatre Royal, Plymouth)
By Karen Bussell
Samuel West directs April De Angelis's engaging new play exploring the meaning of family
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 (Leicester Curve)
The new musical based on Sue Townsend's much-loved character has "flashes of brilliance"
The Father (Trafalgar Studios)
Strindberg's 1887 tale of marital misery is revived in a slick production
Stevie (Hampstead Theatre)
Zoë Wanamaker stars in this revival of Hugh Whitemore's award-winning play
Adventure One (Sprint Festival)
Matt Trueman takes a trip through the City of London in the first of a planned set of adventures by Coney taking place in London's financial district
Play Mas (Orange Tree Theatre)
Paulette Randall's production draws out the innate theatricality of fancy dress
La bohème (English Touring Opera - Tour)
A new production of Puccini's evergreen tear-jerker that's musically first-rate