Hedda Gabler, Royal Lyceum Theatre, review: 'impressive' Hedda Gabler, Royal Lyceum Theatre, review: 'impressive'

This production deserves to be remembered for Nicola Daley's brilliant performance, says Mark Brown

25. 3. 2015 13:33
Behind the scenes at the Northern Ballet with photographer Justin Slee Behind the scenes at the Northern Ballet with photographer Justin Slee

In pics: Behind the scenes at the Northern Ballet with photographer Justin Slee

25. 3. 2015 9:31
Amazon branches out to sell tickets in West End theatre Amazon branches out to sell tickets in West End theatre

Amazon Local to take on the West End as it starts selling theatre tickets online

24. 3. 2015 9:00
Mrs. Brown's Boys: How Now Mrs Brown Cow, Genting Arena, review: 'shop-worn and struggling to make an impact' Mrs. Brown's Boys: How Now Mrs Brown Cow, Genting Arena, review: 'shop-worn and struggling to make an impact'

'I've seen a couple of these touring vehicles now and this is by far the lamest of the bunch, a case of milking the whole thing to within an inch of its life', says Dominic Cavendish

25. 3. 2015 1:31
Yuri Klavdiev on 'A Play, a Pie and a Pint': A Russian-Ukrainian season of plays Yuri Klavdiev on 'A Play, a Pie and a Pint': A Russian-Ukrainian season of plays

The man accused by Russia's conservative cultural establishment of being one of the country's most degenerate playwrights is eyeing a tall, blond beer. His name is Yuri Klavdiev and in the artful gloom of Glasgow's Oran Mor pub theatre the Russian looks perfectly at home. Perhaps it is the pony tail and black nail polish; more death metal roadie than contemporary dramatist, whatever that looks...

23. 3. 2015 19:53
Sweeney Todd, Harrington's Pie and Mash Shop, review: 'A close shave of alarming distinction' Sweeney Todd, Harrington's Pie and Mash Shop, review: 'A close shave of alarming distinction'

Where better to serve up an unnervingly intimate site-specific version of Sondheim's gory masterpiece than a working old-fashioned pie shop? 

23. 3. 2015 15:55
Ann Maguire Gala, Sadler's Wells, review: Rarely do gala occasions have such warmth Ann Maguire Gala, Sadler's Wells, review: Rarely do gala occasions have such warmth

Gala occasions don’t often have such warmth. Across a programme of new works, highlights and fine musical choices, the first gala for the was fluently staged and movingly danced.

23. 3. 2015 16:04
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical to get film version from Sony Pictures Beautiful: The Carole King Musical to get film version from Sony Pictures

will be adapted from the West End to the silver screen, Sony Pictures has confirmed.

23. 3. 2015 14:15
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ – the Musical, Curve Theatre, review: Bright, likeable but flawed The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ – the Musical, Curve Theatre, review: Bright, likeable but flawed

Let's face it, there 's never exactly been a surfeit of musicals that focus on misunderstood intellectuals – especially not the kind of  undervalued thinker that hails from Leicester and is 13 ¾. 

23. 3. 2015 17:02
Sweeney Todd, Shaftesbury Avenue, review: 'scrumptious' Sweeney Todd, Shaftesbury Avenue, review: 'scrumptious'

This fringe production of the Sondheim classic has a macabre zest, says Dominic Cavendish

24. 3. 2015 17:07