Zubin Varla as Dara, Ellie Kurtz


Shahid Nadeem, adapted by Tanya Ronder (National Theatre (Lyttelton Theatre)).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Jonathan Frau in Oktobre, Daniel Michelon


Conceived and devised by Florent Bergal, Pauline Dau, Eva Ordonez-Benedetto, Jonathan Frau and Yann Frisch (Purcell Room at Southbank Centre as part of London International Mime Festival).
Reviewer: Alecia Marshall

Russell Dixon as The Judge and Brooke Kinsella as call girl Lindy,


Alan Ayckbourn (Stephen Joseph Theatre Company, Scarborough, in association with Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre Guildford).
Reviewer: Sheila Connor

Penelope Wilton (Irmgard Litten), Manuel Harlan

Taken at Midnight

Mark Hayhurst (Chichester Festival Theatre at Theatre Royal Haymarket).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Rani Moorthy as Mrs Shah, Darren Kuppan as Maneer, Taj Atwal as Meehah, Amit Shah as Abdul, Ashley Kumar as Tariq and Jane Jorrocks as Ella,

East is East

Ayub Khan Din (Jamie Lloyd Productions at Opera House, Manchester).
Reviewer: David Chadderton

Two Spirits,

Two Spirits

Chris Hoyle (Re:Play Festival, HOME Manchester at Number One, First Street, Manchester).
Reviewer: David Chadderton

The Battling Ettricks: Christina Dawson and Robbie Lee Hurst,

The Sisters / The Battling Ettricks

Peter Mortimer / Mary Picken (Cloud 9 at Low Lights Tavern, North Shields / Surf Cafe, Tynemouth / Comrades Club, Whitley Bay).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Julian Ovenden - John and Geoffrey Streatfeild - Daniel, Johan Persson

My Night with Reg

Kevin Elyot (Donmar Warehouse at Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher