Reviews

The Man Jesus (Lyric Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 7 Oct 2014

Simon Callow's latest one-man show stopped off at the Lyric theatre on Monday

Love Story (Union Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 6 Oct 2014

'Much as I admire it, I still can't write a love song to Love Story'

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Royal and Derngate, Northampton)
By Michael Davies · 6 Oct 2014

James Dacre's production 'has a sultry heat and simmering tension'

The Trials of Oscar Wilde
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 3 Oct 2014

There's something about a courtroom drama - even when the case is a historical (not to say, historic) one which exerts a peculiar fascination

Rachel (Finborough Theatre)
By Amy Guyler · 3 Oct 2014

'A valiant effort to showcase the inequalities in a way that is both humanising and realistic'

The Girl of the Golden West (London Coliseum)
By Mark Valencia · 3 Oct 2014

Puccini's gold rush western returns to ENO after a 50-year absence

Speed-the-Plow (Playhouse Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 3 Oct 2014

Lindsay Lohan "gives all that she's got" in a flawed production of David Mamet's play

Seminar (Hampstead Theatre)
By Mark Valencia · 2 Oct 2014

Roger Allam plays an American writer in Theresa Rebeck's comedy of intellectual manners

Electra (Old Vic Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 2 Oct 2014

Kristin Scott Thomas gives an electrifying performance in Ian Rickson's revival

Single Spies (Rose Theatre, Kingston)
By Michael Coveney · 1 Oct 2014

Alan Bennett's espionage double bill An Englishman Abroad and A Question of Attribution is revived starring Alexander Hanson and Michael Pennington