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HIGH-GRADE CHEESE
GHOST: THE MUSICAL
at the Piccadilly

HIGH-GRADE CHEESE

While retaining the blood and veins of the story, the musical-theatre version of Ghost brings with it impressive special effects and a serviceable score.

Reviewed by: DONALD HUTERA READ MORE
AMERICAN DREAM
ROAD SHOW
at Menier Chocolate Factory

AMERICAN DREAM

This ambitious enterprise from Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman has been trying to find the right pitch for its song for more than a decade. 

Reviewed by: JOHN NATHAN READ MORE
WHAT A GLORIOUS FEELING
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN
at Chichester Festival Theatre

WHAT A GLORIOUS FEELING

Although classic screen musicals such as this can never be satisfactorily made for the stage, this production is not without its highlights.

Reviewed by: CLIVE HIRSCHHORN READ MORE
LOSS OF IDEALISM
CHICKEN SOUP WITH BARLEY
at Royal Court Theatre

LOSS OF IDEALISM

After a half century away from the stage, Chicken Soup comes storming back to rage against fascism.

Reviewed by: JOHN NATHAN READ MORE
SHOCK AND AWE
EMPEROR AND GALILEAN
at the National (Olivier)

SHOCK AND AWE

Never before staged in English, Jonathan Kent’s viscerally thrilling production boils down this epic into three and a half heart-pounding hours.

Reviewed by: CLAIRE ALLFREE READ MORE
GOOD TO THE VERY LAST INSULT
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
at Shakespeare’s Globe

GOOD TO THE VERY LAST INSULT

Unlike the garish version being performed in the West End, this Much Ado relies on the text and the acting. And it works.

Reviewed by: JOHN NATHAN READ MORE
WITH MALICE ON HIS MIND
RICHARD III
at the Old Vic

WITH MALICE ON HIS MIND

It’s doubtful we’ll see a finer, more vital Richard III in a decade.

Reviewed by: NICK CURTIS READ MORE
DUMBED DOWN
GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR
at the Young Vic

DUMBED DOWN

In trying to reinterpret the story to make it more universal, what we see now is a mutant version meant not for fans of the arts, but for simple savages.

Reviewed by: RHODA KOENIG READ MORE
SOME CONTRACTS ARE MADE TO BE BROKEN...NOT
DOCTOR FAUSTUS
at Shakespeare’s Globe

SOME CONTRACTS ARE MADE TO BE BROKEN...NOT

Our naughty hero wages war, quite literally, against the heavens.

Reviewed by: MICHAEL COVENEY READ MORE
DOUBLE BLUFF
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD
at Theatre Royal Haymarket

DOUBLE BLUFF

Stoppard maneuvers two of the most dispensable minor characters ever conceived into a central position via convoluted puns, collegiate debate and knowingly arched eyebrows over the Bard.

Reviewed by: ALLEN ROBERTSON READ MORE
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