David Mamet

Theatre needs intervals and not just for toilet breaks
As Follies opens without an interval at the National Theatre, Sarah Crompton explains why we shouldn't let the theatre break die out
Boys Will Be Boys (Bush Theatre)
Melissa Bubnic's satirical play explores what it means to be a woman in a man's world
Michael Coveney: who on earth can play Dewey if Alex Brightman doesn't?
Critic Michael Coveney reports back from New York on School of Rock, Hamilton and Al Pacino
Michael Coveney: Comedians playing it straight on stage
Stephen Merchant is the latest high profile comic to tread the boards
Damian Lewis and John Goodman 'terrific' in American Buffalo
Daniel Evans directs David Mamet's junk shop-set drama
American Buffalo (Wyndham's Theatre)
Damian Lewis, John Goodman and Tom Sturridge star in Daniel Evans's revival
Damian Lewis and John Goodman rehearse American Buffalo
Daniel Evans's production opens at Wyndham's Theatre on 16 April
Michael Coveney: Savile play joins the queue of hits and disasters in the wings
The glut of Spring and Summer openings will include a controversial new drama about Jimmy Savile