Golden Boy

Music by Charles Strouse, Lyrics by Lee Adams, Original Book by Clifford Odets and William Gibson, Director/Librettist Rick Jacobs (Greenwich Theatre).
Reviewer: Gill Stoker

Le Costume

Can Themba, adapted by Mothobi Mutloatse and Barney Simon (Young Vic).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Loyal Women

Gary Mitchell (Royal Court Theatre Downstairs).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher


Diene Petterle, Neil Monaghan and Christopher Heimann (theimaginarybody at the Soho Theatre).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

Da Boyz

(Theatre Royal Stratford East).
Reviewer: Jackie Fletcher

The Twits

Roald Dahl, adapted for the stage by David Wood (Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, in association with Richard Jordan Productions at Empire Theatre, Sunderland, and touring).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

The Bomb-itty of Errors

Jordan Allen-Dutton, Jason Catalano, GQ, JAQ and Erik Weiner (New Ambassadors).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Peter Grimes, based on the novel by Jules Verne (Walk the Plank at MV Fitzcarraldo, moored on the River Tyne alongside the Customs House, South Shields).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan