Review Round-Ups

Review round up: Do critics think Network is good news for the National?
Bryan Cranston stars as Howard Beale in Ivo van Hove's production of the hit '70s film Network
Did Big Fish make a splash with critics?
Kelsey Grammer makes his London stage debut in the musical
Were critics spooked by The Exorcist?
We round up the critical reaction to the West End opening of the play, based on both the 1973 horror film and the original novel
Did critics give top marks to Young Marx?
Find out what the verdict is on the brand new theatre and its first show
Were critics overpowered by Venus in Fur?
Natalie Dormer and David Oakes star in the West End premiere production of David Ives' dark comedy
Were the critics brought to life by Young Frankenstein?
As Mel Brooks' show arrives in London, find out what the critics' verdicts were
Did the critics love James Graham's new Labour play?
Martin Freeman and Tamsin Greig star in this new comedy
Were the critics mad for McKellen's King Lear?
Jonathan Munby's production has opened at the Minerva Theatre in Chichester
Did critics think The Band is a show they'll never forget?
The jukebox musical, based on Take That's music, had its opening night in Manchester last night