Sinead Cusack and Martha Plimpton star in funny, bruising drama about US politics and family secrets
Newcomer Michaela Coel impresses with an 'appallingly funny' portrait of tough-talking teens
Classic Noel Coward comedy revival starring Lansbury as an eccentric medium delights critics
Olwen Fouere's one-woman show based on Joyce's Finnegans Wake mesmerises critics
Young American writer's excoriating play about a little-known genocide 'takes your breath away'
Barney Norris's first full-length play wows critics with its funny, tender, sad portrait of love and aging
ENO revival of Handel's romantic epic mixes noir thriller and surreal black comedy with ravishing arias
Revival of experimental Jacobean comedy is a metatheatrical delight with a hint of Spamalot
Stage version of hit 90s film is bawdy, exuberant, feel-good entertainment that's impossible to dislike
Bristol Old Vic's take on Jane Eyre is 'costume drama, but not as we know it', say the critics
Shelagh Delaney's 1958 drama influenced a generation and stills feels fresh and relevant today
Engaging new comedy drama from the writer of August Osage County premieres in London
An 'ingenious' stage adaptation of Orwell's dystopian classic reminds us of its chilling relevance
An ingenious staging of Mozart's comic melodrama makes for a dizzying but unforgettable evening
Juliet Stevenson wows critics as a cheery chatterbox in Beckett's surreal classic about marriage and death
Revival of Lope de Vega's classic revenge tragedy mixes tense drama and wit for 'a darkly polished treat'
Simon Russell Beale stars as the tragic Lear in a gripping modern-day version of Shakespeare's masterpiece
Payne's response to Robin Thicke is a witty exploration of sexism but why is a man speaking for women?
John Donnelly's new play about homophobia in football is witty, gripping and perfectly timed
Arterton brings queenly beauty to Webster's macabre revenge tragedy in Globe's new candle-lit theatre