Reviews

Oliver Dimsdale as Astrov in Uncle Vanya, The Other Richard

Uncle Vanya

Anton Chekhov. New version by Peter Gill (Sheffield Theatres and Theatr Clwyd at Crucible Studio).
Reviewer: Velda Harris

Nicky Swift as Shirley Valentine,

Shirley Valentine

Willy Russell (The Lyric, Theatre Royal Plymouth).
Reviewer: Karen Bussell

Dracula at Sutton House, John Wilson

Dracula

Written by Katharine Armitage from workshops with the cast, based on the novel by Bram Stoker (Tea Break Theatre at Sutton House).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

Alexander Varey as Arthur, Matt Pereira

The Legend of King Arthur

Caroline Devlin (The Guildford Shakespeare Company at The Spiegeltent, Challengers' Field, Stoke Park,Guildford).
Reviewer: Sheila Connor

Tyrone Singleton and Jenna Roberts in Concerto, Andy Ross

Concerto / Le Baiser de la fée / Elite Syncopations

Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, music Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Scott Joplin and other ragtime composers (Birmingham Royal Ballet, Scottish Ballet, The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, and Northern Ballet: Part of Kenneth MacMillan: a National Celebration at Royal Opera House).
Reviewer: Vera Liber

Louise Jameson (Miss Marple), White Tip Media

A Murder Is Announced

Leslie Darbon, based on the novel by Agatha Christie (Middle Ground Theatre Company Ltd at York Theatre Royal).
Reviewer: James Ballands

Sandra Veronica Stańczyk as Lady Elizabeth Woodruff, Michael Brydon

The Raven

Edgar Allan Poe, adapted by Simon James Collier (Okai Collier Company / Evcol Entertainment at Old Red Lion).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

Wil Young, Jorge Lizalde

Of Mice And Men

John Steinbeck (August 012 / Hijinx at Seligman Studio, Chapter).
Reviewer: Othniel Smith

Finbar Lynch (Dr Wangel) and Nikki Amuka-Bird (Ellida), Manuel Harlan

The Lady from the Sea

Henrik Ibsen in a New Version by Elinor Cook (Donmar Warehouse).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher