Michael Coveney

Norris's National revives classic The Beaux' Stratagem
By Editorial Staff
Critics enjoyed Simon Godwin's 'quintessentially English' revival, which opened this week
Seann Walsh attends opening night of Temple at the Donmar Warehouse
The comedian was among guests at the opening of Howard Davies' production
Michael Coveney: Sport in the spotlight, from Patrick Marber to Bend It Like Beckham
The summer heralds a raft of sports-themed productions; but can they emulate the excitement of the real thing?
The Merchant of Venice (Royal Shakespeare Theatre, RSC)
Polly Findlay directs Patsy Ferran in her RSC debut
As You Like It (Shakespeare's Globe)
Blanche McIntyre's "joyous revival of Shakespeare's most elegant comedy" has opened at the Bankside venue
Opening Night Pics: McQueen at St James Theatre
Check out our gallery from Tuesday's press night and last night's gala performance
Andy Nyman and Damian Humbley join Alan Ayckbourn at Communicating Doors
Rachel Tucker swaps defying gravity for time travelling in this comedy at the Menier
Michael Coveney: Will Mike Leigh's Pirates save the ENO?
The legendary director's new production got a muted critical reception but is a much-needed popular success
Mixed bag for Kendal-led Hay Fever
By Editorial Staff
Lindsay Posner's production has transferred from Bath to the West End via Australia
Kara Tointon among guests at opening night of Hay Fever
Felicity Kendal stars in the West End transfer of this Noel Coward comedy