The Critics

The radical East German playwright Heiner Müller and Michael Frayn have a lot in common

Some of the greatest movies ever made were incredibly long. But is a film lasting 13 hours just too much?

Domingo is far from the monster that America’s #MeToo movement has made of him

The Louvre’s anniversary exhibition has been a fraught exercise from first to last

Our theatre gossip columnist spills the beans on his fellow actors

Criticism has died at London’s newspaper

Every six months or so opera surfaces from its undersea lair, like a Bond villain, to enter public consciousness — generally when it’s been naughty.

Ethical values and financial necessity are not always perfectly compatible

Where are the plays that challenge the orthodoxy of left-liberal groupthink?

All the gossip that’s fit to print from our showbusiness veteran