National Theatre, Olivier
Rufus Norris announced his arrival as National Theatre boss with typical brio: Carol Ann Duffy’s adaptation of this old English folk play saw charismatic star Chiwetel Ejiofor struggle heroically with Norris’s visually overwhelming production that at one point called for him to toot a ten-metre-long line of coke.
Benedict Cumberbatch's much-hyped 'Hamlet' was a splash underwhelming, and it was a bit of an off year for new musicals. But just look at all the other cool stuff that was on the London stage in 2015! Here are our top shows of the year.
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