Lesley Sharp

Review: The Seagull (Lyric Hammersmith)
Simon Stephens' adaptation of Chekhov's play stars Lesley Sharp
Top 5 openings of the week: 9 to 15 October
Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein arrives in London, while Simon Stephens has two plays staged
Cast joining Lesley Sharp in The Seagull announced
Simon Stephens' adaptation opens at the Lyric Hammersmith in October
Andrew Scott and Maxine Peake among cast for Royal Court gala
The fundraiser also involves an online auction with prizes including a Harry Potter and the Cursed Child experience
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Union Theatre)
The final production in the old Union Theatre space is Jim Cartwright's 1992 musical drama
Michael Coveney and Matt Trueman on Hytner's National - 'a golden era'
Our critics assess Nicholas Hytner's 12-year tenure as he marks his final day as artistic director of the National Theatre
Looking back: Michael Coveney's theatre review of 2014
Our chief critic reflects on his theatrical highs and lows of the past 12 months
Rapunzel - ballet LORENT (Tour - Salford)
By Kristy Stott
Kristy Stott and her son are enchanted by this new dance version of a classic fairytale.
balletLORENT tour Carol Ann Duffy's Rapunzel
This co-production with Northern Stage features narration by actress Lesley Sharp