Rona Munro

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Ghost Light review – a feast of dreams from the National Theatre of Scotland
Hope Dickson Leach’s magical, flickering film of past and postponed works is a dazzling theatrical relay race

Mark Fisher

08, Aug, 2020 @9:05 PM

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The 50 best theatre shows of the 21st century
A hip-hop history lesson, a dizzy Dahl musical and a continent-hopping barbershop … we pick the finest new works of theatre since 2000

Michael Billington, Alexis Soloski, Catherine Love, Mark Fisher and Chris Wiegand

17, Sep, 2019 @2:43 PM

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Captain Corelli's missing mandolin: when rehearsals go wrong
What’s the scene like in the rehearsal room in the third week? At fringe play J’Ouvert, injury leads to a frenzy. At the RSC, the actors scour footnotes. And on Captain Corelli they’re in a sweat about the instrument

David Jays

03, Jun, 2019 @2:47 PM

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Rebus: Long Shadows review – Ian Rankin's sleuth fails to arrest
Charles Lawson is on fine form as a retired John Rebus but the novelist’s Edinburgh underworld is missing

Michael Billington

26, Sep, 2018 @12:08 PM

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Dazzling drama: the unmissable theatre, dance and comedy of autumn 2018
Gender-swapped classics, Hans Christian Andersen’s closet secrets, two giants of US comedy sharing a stage, plus Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo as rulers in love

Michael Billington, Brian Logan and Lyndsey Winship

27, Aug, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Knockouts, nobles and nukes: the 25 best British plays since Jerusalem
It is the hit that transformed British theatre. As Jez Butterworth’s epochal drama returns, our critic chooses the 25 best plays since Jerusalem – from exploited boxers to warring kings

Michael Billington

27, Jun, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Rebus: Rankin's gritty Scottish detective to make stage debut
Author has worked with playwright Rona Munro for complex cop’s stage bow

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

09, Apr, 2018 @10:05 AM

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Bold Girls review – a woman’s hard-hitting view of the Troubles
Rona Munro’s sharply observed portrait of three generations of women caught up in Belfast’s violence

Clare Brennan

04, Feb, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Bold Girls review – Rona Munro's portrait of women under siege
The tale of four Belfast women during the Troubles becomes an unflinching study of the effects of male violence

Mark Fisher

29, Jan, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Watership Down review – Rona Munro keeps the fur flying
Munro’s adaptation of Richard Adams’ classic novel is performed by a cast who prove that there’s much more to playing rabbits than bouncing around

Lyn Gardner

28, Jun, 2016 @11:00 AM

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Five of the best… plays this week
Les Blancs | Hamlet | The James Plays | A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Funny Girl

Lyn Gardner

27, May, 2016 @12:00 PM

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The James Plays Trilogy review – high-stakes historical soap proves addictive
Festival Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre
A trio of stories from Scottish royalty blend historical power struggles with contemporary dialogue

Jane Howard

01, Mar, 2016 @2:44 AM

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