Our chief critic reflects on his theatrical highs and lows of the past 12 months
As awards season approaches, Catherine Love looks back at some of the best productions to take to the stage this year
Several major openings and closings this week
The actor counts eating in the dark, 1984 and Phillip Seymour Hoffman among his favourite things
A busy week for openings and several Off-West-End closures
Nicholas Hytner has shown the National can still be nimble
The Almeida's production of Anne Washburn's 'post-electric' play, which sees a group of apocalypse survivors attempt to recreate an episode of The Simpsons, was either 'brilliantly inventive' or 'excruciating'
Lots of exciting things happening this week as part of LIFT and two West End closures