Samuel Beckett

Michael Coveney: Power play at the Proms, festival fever in Edinburgh and Enniskillen, disaster in Eastbourne
By Michael Coveney · 31 Jul 2014

Looking at the BBC Proms, and further afield to the various festivals on offer in August

Krapp's Last Tape (Studio Theatre)
By Sophie Bush · 4 Jul 2014

Sheffield Theatres' production of Beckett's renowned play is more for the aficionados than the uninitiated

Juliet Stevenson reprises Happy Days role at Young Vic in 2015
By Editorial Staff · 25 Mar 2014

Natalie Abrahami's production will return in February

Cast: Totally Tom in Waiting for Godot, Bartlett's Intervention, Nuffield's Tonight at 8.30
By Editorial Staff · 18 Mar 2014

Three major upcoming plays - including a Beckett and Coward revival - have recently announced casting

Review Round-up: Juliet Stevenson's up to her neck in Happy Days
By Editorial Staff · 5 Feb 2014

Beckett's Happy Days, which famously features a character who spends her time immersed in a mound of earth, has been revived at the Young Vic starring Juliet Stevenson

Happy Days (Young Vic Theatre)
By Michael Coveney · 31 Jan 2014

Natalie Abrahami's production of Samuel Beckett's Happy Days opened at the Young Vic last night (30 January 2014)

Richard Wilson stars in Krapp's Last Tape in Sheffield
By Editorial Staff · 20 Jan 2014

Wilson will mark his Sheffield acting debut in Polly Findlay's production

Catherine Love: Great expectations
By Catherine Love · 20 Jan 2014

Are expectations a useful barometer against which to measure our theatrical experiences, or a barrier to enjoyment and surprise?

Michael Coveney: Happy Days for bravo Beckett and glorious Ghosts
By Michael Coveney · 15 Jan 2014

Apparitions are everywhere in theatreland currently, posits our chief critic

Not I, Footfalls, Rockaby
By Michael Coveney · 14 Jan 2014

Lisa Dwan performs three short monologues by Beckett at the Royal Court, ahead of a West End transfer