David Mamet

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge join Damian Lewis in cast of American Buffalo

Further casting has been announced for the highly anticipated Mamet production

Notes from New York: Catching up with Sting and looking ahead to School of Rock
By Bethany Rickwald

Also, remembering when Hugh Jackman gave the shirt off his back for charity

Looking forward: Michael Coveney previews the 2015 theatre year

Our chief critic has a host of new musicals, the centenary of Arthur Miller and a famous Dane on his radar for the coming year

Damian Lewis stars in Mamet's American Buffalo at Wyndham's Theatre

Daniel Evans will direct the production, which will open in April 2015

Lindsay Lohan follows Speed-the-Plow with Oleanna?
By Editorial Staff

Lohan appears to have confirmed her next stage project

Michael Coveney: Bill Bryden wraps up the Cottesloe, Eileen Atkins returns to Stratford

A new book reflects on a bygone era of the National, while Evita bows out in the West End and Eileen Atkins defies her 80 years

Guest Blog: Lindsay Lohan - a cautionary tale of celebrity casting
By Dawn Farrow

'Our industry needs to take more responsibility when it comes to using celebrity names'

Did Lindsay Lohan convince critics in Speed-the-Plow?
By Rebecca Donn

'Of all the people called Lindsay involved in this production, it is Lohan who actually comes off best'

Speed-the-Plow (Playhouse Theatre)

Lindsay Lohan "gives all that she's got" in a flawed production of David Mamet's play

Speed-the-Plow director: 'Lindsay Lohan is a proper actress'

Lindsay Posner discusses his love of David Mamet, and why he's been shocked by the headlines regarding a certain cast member