Reviews

Gypsy (Savoy Theatre)
Jonathan Kent's production starring Imelda Staunton opened at the Savoy Theatre last night
Against Captain's Orders (National Maritime Museum)
Punchdrunk bring their trademark immersive touch to children at Greenwich's maritime museum
King Size (Royal Opera House)
Renowned Swiss director Christoph Marthaler brings a breath of fresh air to the Linbury Theatre
The School for Scandal (Tobacco Factory)
By John Campbell
Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory go off-piste with Sheridan's classic
The Twits (Royal Court)
Enda Walsh's stage adaptation of the Roald Dahl classic is crushingly unfunny vaudeville, says Michael Coveney
James Freedman: Man of Steal (Menier Chocolate Factory)
The pickpocket entertainer impresses with his skills
Animals (Theatre503)
Emma Adams's futuristic drama is 'undercooked'
Lampedusa (Soho Theatre)
Strong performances and valid arguments can't disguise a 'shoddy piece of writing'
Il turco in Italia (Royal Opera House)
Rossini's romantic farce boasts an experienced cast for its third run at Covent Garden
Plastic Figurines (Liverpool Playhouse)
By Carole Baldock
Ella Carmen Greenhill's play shines a spotlight on the relationship between a young woman and her autistic brother