Theatre critics

Matt Trueman: Why Birdman is wrong to blast critics
Alejandro González Iñárittu's new film is scathing about critics, but it gets it all wrong. The best criticism takes courage, says Matt Trueman
Michael Coveney: Criticism collapses on a wave of dissent and indifference
The announcement that the Independent on Sunday is closing its arts section will send tremors through the Critics Circle, if not shock waves through the nation. It's perhaps a signal ...