Richard Eyre

Sarah Crompton: How long is too long?
Sarah Crompton asks whether our appetite for short shows means we are losing out on the gradual unfolding of a play
Long Day's Journey into Night (Bristol Old Vic)
Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville star in Eugene O'Neill's towering family tragedy
First look: Lesley Manville and Jeremy Irons in Long Day's Journey into Night
Production images of Richard Eyre's new production of Eugene O'Neill's play have been released
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 28 March - 3 April
James Norton, Lesley Manville and Sian Phillips feature in this week's major openings
Michael Coveney: Sound bites back
Michael Coveney investigates why sound in theatres has not been up to scratch of late
Samuel Sakker - operatic supersub
The tenor looks back on a memorable La traviata and anticipates Chabrier's L'√Čtoile.
Michael Coveney: Shakespeare's year is heralded by McKellen, Cumberbatch and a new French star
We'll see Ian McKellen's Richard III on film and Benedict Cumberbatch's on the small screen this year, but Thomas Jolly's is the stand out performance
La traviata (Royal Opera House)
The latest revival of The Royal Opera's crowd-puller is wonderfully cast
Michael Coveney: It's hard to believe Jim Broadbent turned down Del Boy
Michael Coveney on the joys of actor Jim Broadbent, who is currently starring in A Christmas Carol

Guys and Dolls (Savoy Theatre)
The Chichester Festival Theatre production opened in the West End last night