Maureen Lipman

Anne-Marie Duff as Lady Macbeth in Macbeth at the National Theatre

Rory Kinnear is less Macbeth, more a tetchy manager of an Amazon warehouse

17 March 2018 9:00 am

The Best Man by Gore Vidal is set during a fictional American election in 1960. Two gifted candidates seek their…

Down and Out in Paris and London is a chav safari

30 April 2016 9:00 am

Down and Out in Paris and London is a brilliant specimen from a disreputable branch of writing: the chav safari,…

My nail-bar nightmare

24 October 2015 9:00 am

I just needed some flashy fingers for my new sitcom. I got more than I bargained for

I think I've finally found the secret of a good night's sleep

22 November 2014 9:00 am

Getting enough sleep can be an almighty struggle. Don’t just count sheep, seek remedies, says Maureen Lipman

Thwarted love between geriatrics

3 August 2013 9:00 am

This is brilliant. The new play by Oliver Cotton, a 69-year-old actor, is set in New York in 1986. An…