Headlong Theatre’s pledge to commission 50 per cent female playwrights reeks of moral grandstanding.
This film/musical is nasty piece of ideology from which no one may dissent.
Tom Stoppard’s latest play is an insubstantial pageant of artful materialism.
The secret of the lyricist-composer’s success? Hard work, a love of crosswords and brilliant librettos.
Must-reads from the past week
Wendy Kaminer USA
David Hare’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers: a portrait of poverty that lacks perspective.
The Israeli theatre group shut down by an anti-Israel mob talks to spiked.