Review Round-Ups

Did critics lose their minds over Follies?
The Sondheim musical opened at the National Theatre and runs through to January
Tom Hiddleston's Hamlet: a hit or not a hit?
The Night Manager star leads the cast of Kenneth Branagh's production at RADA
Were critics for or Against Ben Whishaw's Almeida performance?
Christopher Shinn's new play, directed by Ian Rickson, debuted at the Almeida on Friday
Did critics think Adrian Mole was a Pandora's Box?
By Editorial Staff
Pippa Cleary and Jake Brunger are behind this adaptation of Sue Townsend's 1982 novel
Did critics Bob along to Girl from the North Country?
By Editorial Staff
Conor McPherson's latest work is set in Bob Dylan's hometown of Duluth, Minnesota and weaves the Nobel Prize winner's songs into a tale of the Great Depression
Did Mosquitoes get stung by the critics?
By Editorial Staff
Olivia Colman and Olivia Williams star in Lucy Kirkwood's latest play about life, the universe and everything
Did critics stroke or skin Cat on a Hot Tin Roof?
By Editorial Staff
Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell star in Benedict Andrews' revival of Tennessee Williams' masterpiece
Did the critics hit the roof over Omid Djalili in Fiddler?
By Editorial Staff
Chichester's new boss Daniel Evans chose Fiddler on the Roof for his first season as AD
Were the critics moved by Touch?
By Editorial Staff
Vicky Jones's Touch, at the Soho Theatre until 26 August, shares some DNA with Fleabag
Did the critics have the best of times at A Tale of Two Cities?
By Editorial Staff
Matthew Dunster's production of Dickens' classic is at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre until 5 August