Reviews

Othello (Frantic Assembly- Plymouth Theatre Royal)
By Karen Busell · 13 Oct 2014

Frantic Assembly's Othello is superb and unmissable at Plymouth Theatre Royal

The Distance (Orange Tree)
By Michael Coveney · 13 Oct 2014

Helen Baxendale returns to the London stage in Deborah Bruce's 'urgent' meditation on motherhood

The Trial (Royal Opera House)
By Mark Valencia · 12 Oct 2014

Music Theatre Wales has commissioned Philip Glass and Christopher Hampton for its latest operatic project

Alcina (Barbican)
By Simon Thomas · 12 Oct 2014

Three great mezzos lead an all-star cast in Handel's late masterpiece

Journey's End (Bishop's Stortford)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 10 Oct 2014

RC Sheriff's original title was "Waiting". Gailie Pollock's new production for Contexture takes up this idea and runs with it.

Macbeth (Colchester)
By Wilf Arasartnam · 10 Oct 2014

Daniel Buckroyd's new production of "Macbeth" proves to be an illuminating experience.

Henry IV (Donmar Warehouse)
By Maxwell Cooter · 10 Oct 2014

Phyllida Lloyd presents her second all-female Shakespeare production, reuniting with Harriet Walter

Altar Boyz (Greenwich Theatre)
By Luke Clow · 10 Oct 2014

The hit Off-Broadway musical makes its UK premiere in a strictly limited run of 14 performances at Greenwich Theatre

The Silence of Snow: The Life of Patrick Hamilton (Old Red Lion)
By Jimmy Kelly · 9 Oct 2014

'Hamilton's black humour is given free rein'

Hello, Norma Jeane (King's Head Theatre)
By Vicky Ellis · 9 Oct 2014

What if Marilyn Monroe's death was all a sham?