The 2013 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

The 2013 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

Jane Edwardes The 25th Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards were held on January 28 at lunchtime at the Prince of Wales Theatre. There have been times in the past when a lack of a sponsor has jeopardised the future of the awards but thankfully we are now fortunate to...
The 2012 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

The 2012 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

Jane Edwardes The Young Vic was the big winner at the awards yesterday, as Hattie Morahan picked up the Best Actress award for ‘A Doll’s House’, Benedict Andrews picked up the Best Director award for ‘Three Sisters’ and Miriam Buether picked up Best Designer Award for...
The 2011 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

The 2011 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

Jane Edwardes The National Theatre was the big winner at the Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards 2011, which were announced at the Prince of Wales Theatre on Tuesday. As usual, the awards were hosted by the Chair of the Drama Section, Mark Shenton, who welcomed everyone to...
The 2010 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

The 2010 Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards

Jane Edwardes The Drama Section of the Critics’ Circle held its annual awards at lunchtime today at the Prince of Wales Theatre. They were introduced by Arthur Smith and hosted by Mark Shenton, Chair of the Drama Section. Subsidised theatre almost entirely swept the...
John Gross Obituary

John Gross Obituary

Benedict Nightingale It was always hard to find anyone with a bad word to say about John Gross, who died on January 10 at the age of 75. How could anybody with his extensive knowledge and intellectual distinction – the Spectator called him “the best-read man in...