Maria Vincentelli (Queen) and John Kendall (King), Bill Cooper


Choreography by Liv Lorent, scenario by Carol Ann Duffy, music by Murray Gold (balletLORENT at Northern Stage, Newcastle).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Parade, Mark Douet


Marc Rees, Caroline Finn, Marcos Morau (National Dance Company Wales and Marc Rees at Wales Millennium Centre).
Reviewer: Othniel Smith

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord, Alex Beckett

The Class Project

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord (Arch 468 presents a Theatre of the Mill commission at The Albany).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

Artists of The Royal Ballet in Jeux, Helen Maybanks

Jeux / The Judas Tree / Song of the Earth

Choreography Wayne Eagling after Kenneth MacMillan and Vaslav Nijinsky, Kenneth MacMillan / Music Claude Debussy, Brian Elias, Gustav Mahler (The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet at Clore Studio Upstairs and the Royal Opera House).
Reviewer: Vera Liber

Don't Go Outside,

Don't Go Outside

Devised by the company and scripted by Victoria Gibson (Twenty Seven Productions at The Castle Keep, Newcastle).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Jude Mahon (Debbie), John Kelly (John), Stephen Collins (Colin) and Stephen Lloyd (Vinnie), Patrick Baldwin

Reasons To Be Cheerful

Script by Paul Sirett, music by Ian Dury and the Blockheads (Graeae Theatre Company in association with Belgrade Theatre Coventry at Theatre Royal, Stratford East).
Reviewer: Howard Loxton

Last Resort, 2Magpies Theatre

Last Resort

Tom Barnes and Eve Parmiter (2Magpies Theatre at Curve Theatre, Leicester).
Reviewer: Sally Jack

Alex Clatworthy and Gwydion Rhys, Jorge Lizalde

Little Wolf

Simon Harris / Henrik Ibsen (Lucid Theatre at Chapter, Cardiff).
Reviewer: Othniel Smith

David Yelland and Philip Franks, Sheila Burnett

Witness for the Prosecution

Agatha Christie (Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions at London County Hall).
Reviewer: Philip Fisher