The title of David Foster Wallace’s Brief Interviews With Hideous Men is pretty self-explanatory. It is a collection of postmodern short stories featuring a series of wretched men who are questioned until they reveal their tortured pasts.
Acosta's Cuban-themed show has plenty going for it but only seldom makes a strong impression, says Vanessa Keys
Patrick Marber turns out another gem during Rufus Norris's impressive honeymoon period, says Dominic Cavendish
The controversial but popular musical has come to Salt Lake City, the global base of the faith
A Samuel Beckett festival provides a unique opportunity to combine sightseeing with thoughts of loneliness and death, says Dominic Cavendish
Alan Bennett's monologues - which won awards when they were broadcast on the BBC - transfer to the stage with mixed results, says Dominic Cavendish