Synopses & Reviews
Renowned critic Benedict Nightingale, who served as chief theatre critic for the London Times from 19902010, collects what he considers the greatest moments from the past 2,500 years of theater. His informative and entertaining essays cover and celebrate a vast array of diverse, historical and important openings and events.
Renowned critic Benedict Nightingale collects what he considers the greatest moments from the past 2,500 years of theatre.
About the Author
Benedict Nightingale was the Guardian
s northern theatre critic, the New Statesman
s theatre critic, the New York Times
Sunday theatre critic and, from 1990 to 2010, the London Times
chief theatre critic during a period widely acknowledged to be as productive and exciting as any in theatrical history.