Critics have gone wild for Ian Rickson's production of Sophocles' great tragedy
The critic, 59, was noted for his personal and humorous writing style
Nicholas Hytner has shown the National can still be nimble
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has become the latest high-profile figure to air their views on the opera critics' comments about Tara Erraught's performance in Der Rosenkavalier at Glyndebourne
The news that Cameron Mackintosh is purchasing the Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres is 'nothing but good'
Les Miserables or King Lear? We'd like to know how you decide on which shows to spend your money on
Our chief critic responds to yesterday's blog by Henry Filloux-Bennett and pays tribute to a late critical friend (and foe)
Freelance director and producer Henry Filloux-Bennett argues that critics need to take more responsibility, following the recent mauling of new musical Water Babies