Theatre award judges quit over Helen Mirren 'prize fix'

One-Minute Read Tue 17 Dec, AT 11:53

Critic and awards judge Charles Spencer says his 'jaw dropped' when Mirren was awarded the prize

American Psycho

Matt Smith's American Psycho: reviews of the musical thriller

Hot Ticket Mon 16 Dec, AT 07:34

Musical adaptation of Brett Easton Ellis's iconic novel is "diabolically slick" but does it need more horror?

Young Vic's brilliant, burlesque Beauty and the Beast - reviews

Hot Ticket Thu 12 Dec, AT 07:35

This subversive fairy tale playfully challenges ideas of romance and disability, but it's not for tots

Emil and the Detectives at the National Theatre - reviews

Hot Ticket Wed 11 Dec, AT 07:49

Children’s classic comes to the stage in an ‘exhilarating, ambitious’ Christmas show

Let The Right One In

Let the Right One In: lyrical vampire fable on stage - reviews

Hot Ticket Tue 10 Dec, AT 07:40

Stage adaptation of Swedish vampire tale blends intimate romance with nightmarish intensity

Jude Law wows critics with his 'rich, detailed' Henry V

First Reaction Wed 4 Dec, AT 10:44

The staging can be a bit 'middle-of-the-road', but Law's heroic king exudes 'natural charisma'

Jack and the Beanstalk

'Lively' Christmas panto Jack and the Beanstalk – reviews

Hot Ticket Wed 4 Dec, AT 07:53

A witty script, a charming female Jack, and a library-stealing giant - it's the panto to beat this season

'Delightfully eccentric' dinner show Gastronauts - reviews

Hot Ticket Tue 3 Dec, AT 07:45

Cabaret-style meditation on our relationship with food is fantastic fun, but not for the squeamish

Jumpers for Goalposts

'Blissful' football comedy Jumpers for Goalposts, reviews

Hot Ticket Mon 2 Dec, AT 08:38

Beautifully observed, gently funny tale of football losers is the perfect winter-warmer

'Stimulating' vibrator play In the Next Room - reviews

Hot Ticket Thu 28 Nov, AT 07:46

Sarah Ruhl's comedy about Victorian sexuality is 'like Ibsen with orgasms', and it's utterly relevant