Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards 2023

The Drama Section held its Theatre Awards on 17 April this year, celebrating the best of theatre from productions opening in the year 2022. Our results testified to the growing visibility of actors in British theatre of every physicality, with two awards won by...
Matthew Rye

Matthew Rye

The Critics’ Circle is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Matthew Rye at the age of 60. Matthew was a much-loved figure, well known for his quiet, astute intelligence, a profound knowledge of music which he nevertheless wore lightly, and a kind, unassuming,...

The Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards Return

The Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards took a hiatus during the lockdowns of 2021, but returned on 3 April 2022 with a ceremony at the Ham Yard Hotel, honouring work made in the calendar year 2021. The decision not to hold an awards, even virtually, in 2021 had been...