Treasure Island

Review: Treasure Island (Birmingham Rep)
By Diane Parkes
Bryony Lavery adapts Robert Louis Stevenson's swashbuckling classic
Pantos are vital for audiences and artists alike
As the pantomime season approaches, Matt Trueman looks at why the Christmas staple is good for theatre in more ways than one
15 shows to see this Christmas that are not panto
Just because it's Christmas, doesn't mean you have to start shouting at everyone on stage. Check out our round-up of the best festive shows around the country that don't involve any audience participation
Review: Treasure Island (St Paul's Church)
Robert Louis Stevenson's novel is brought to life in the grounds of The Actors' Church
Iris Theatre announce two new summer shows
Much Ado About Nothing and Treasure Island will both run in Covent Garden from June
Michael Coveney: Are books taking over the stage, and does it matter?
To mark World Book Day, our chief critic reflects on the influence of literature on contemporary theatre
Exclusive: Patsy Ferran cast in RSC's Merchant of Venice
By Editorial Staff
Polly Findlay's production opens in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in May, playing in rep with Othello
Michael Coveney: Critical awards and lasting legacies
Reflections on this year's Critics' Circle Awards, and some great critics of the past
Mark Strong, Antony Sher and Patsy Ferran attend Critics' Circle Awards
Winners and critics gathered at the Prince of Wales Theatre earlier today
Mark Strong and Helen McCrory win at Critics' Circle Awards
This year's critics' picks also included Gypsy and King Charles III