Review Round-up

Did critics crucify Jesus Christ Superstar?
Find out what critics had to say about Timothy Sheader's Regent's Park Open Air production
Motown the Musical divides the critics
The Broadway import opened at the Shaftesbury Theatre yesterday evening
Critics battle with The War of the Worlds
A stage adaptation of Jeff Wayne's classic opened in the West End last night
Reviews round-up: Were critics full of praise for Hand to God?
Moritz von Stuelpnagel's Broadway hit gets a lukewarm reception this side of the pond
Critics commend contemporary Medea
Rupert Goold directs Rachel Cusk's modern adaptation of Euripides' greek tragedy
Did Kinky Boots stand tall with critics?
By Editorial Staff
The screen-to-stage musical set in a Northampton shoe factory received its West End premiere on Tuesday
Did Future Conditional make the grade?
By Editorial Staff
Matthew Warchus's inaugural season as artistic director of the Old Vic opened last week with Tamsin Oglesby's meditation on education
'Summer is over' as critics pan Dusty
The jukebox musical of Dusty Springfield's life finally opens in the West End
Denise Gough shines in People, Places and Things
Jeremy Herrin's production of Duncan Macmillan's new play opened in the National's Dorfman Theatre last night
Mixed bag for Cumberbatch's heavily-hyped Hamlet
Lyndsey Turner's radical production didn't sit well with all the critics, though its star was more roundly praised