Reviews

The Marriage of Figaro (London Coliseum)
By Mark Valencia · 17 Oct 2014

Fiona Shaw's hilarious yet deeply considered account of Mozart's masterpiece returns to English National Opera

The Cherry Orchard (Young Vic)
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Katie Mitchell directs Simon Stephens adaptation of Chekhov's classic

East is East (Trafalgar Studios)
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

'It still works as a cunningly engineered drama of assimilation and resentments'

Love's Labour's Lost (RSC)
By Simon Tavener · 16 Oct 2014

'It is much more than just Downton comes to Stratford'

The Infidel - The Musical (Theatre Royal Stratford East)
By Emma Watkins · 16 Oct 2014

David Baddiel's screen-to-stage musical fails to live up to expectations

Gypsy (Chichester Festival Theatre)
By Maxwell Cooter · 15 Oct 2014

Imelda Staunton follows up her award-winning Mrs Lovett with another of musical theatre's most iconic roles

I due Foscari (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 15 Oct 2014

Plácido Domingo headlines a rare opportunity to see Verdi's early opera of political and paternal torment

Lord of the Flies (Sadler's Wells)
By Jane Martin · 14 Oct 2014

New Adventures and Re:Bourne have created a stunning dance interpretation of Golding's dark novel

Uncle Vanya (St James Theatre)
By Mark Valencia · 14 Oct 2014

John Hannah gives an electrifying performance in Anya Reiss's new version of Chekhov's play

Here Lies Love (NT Dorfman)
By Michael Coveney · 14 Oct 2014

'The most exciting, adventurous new musical on the South Bank since London Road'