Critics

Maggie Smith receives Critics' Circle Award
By Will Longman
The actress has been presented the 2015 Critic' Circle Award for Services to the Arts
Michael Coveney: Bidding a critical farewell after ten years
Reviewer Michael Coveney on stepping down as critic for WhatsOnStage
Michael Coveney: Criticism is at the crossroads, but does the public care a hoot?
Michael Coveney addresses the challenges of criticism both online and in print
Lenny Henry joins board of National Theatre
The actor was knighted for his services to drama in 2015
Denise Gough calls for women's equality in the arts
The actress spoke to WhatsOnStage at the Critics' Circle awards
In pictures: the Critics' Circle Awards
Judi Dench, Kenneth Cranham and Denise Gough all picked up awards at the ceremony in London
Full casting announced for Photograph 51
The UK première of Anna Ziegler's play opens at the Noel Coward Theatre in September
Matt Trueman: Choosing what to review is a critical decision
'Critics should represent the spectrum of theatre being made as fully as possible'
Michael Coveney: Critical awards and lasting legacies
Reflections on this year's Critics' Circle Awards, and some great critics of the past
Mark Strong, Antony Sher and Patsy Ferran attend Critics' Circle Awards
Winners and critics gathered at the Prince of Wales Theatre earlier today