Maureen Lipman in Daytona, Manuel Harlan


Oliver Cotton (Richmond Theatre).
Reviewer: Alex Ramon

Simon Greenall (Cecil) and Matt Sutton (Peter), Ben Broomfield


Richard Bean (Snapdragon Productions at Park Theatre).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Eye of a Needle

Chris MacDonald (GutShot Productions at Southwark Playhouse, Little Space).
Reviewer: Anita Butler

Tom Morley as Fletcher Christian, Alastair Muir


Richard Bean (Out-of-Joint and Shakespeare's Globe at Minerva Theatre, Chichester).
Reviewer: Sheila Connor

Ubu and The Truth Commission, Ruphin Condyzer

Ubu and the Truth Commission ****

Animation and direction by William Kentridge, puppets by Handspring, script by Jane Taylor (Handspring Puppet Company at Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh).
Reviewer: Vera Liber

Henry Everett and Zoe Swenson-Graham, Scott Rylander


Neil Labute (Savio(u)r at King's Head Theatre).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Paco Peña's Patrias, Ilgin Erarslan Yanmaz

Patrias *****

Devised by Paco Peña (Paco Peña Flamenco Company at The Edinburgh Playhouse).
Reviewer: Vera Liber

Brian Capron and Kim Tiddy in Double Death,

Double Death

Simon Williams (Talking Scarlet at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford).
Reviewer: Sheila Connor

Regina Advento in Sweet Mambo, Jong Duk Woo

Sweet Mambo *****

Pina Bausch (Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch at The Edinburgh Playhouse).
Reviewer: Vera Liber