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Rosalie Craig in rehearsals for City Of Angels, playing at the Donmar Warehouse (Photo: Johan Persson)

Rosalie Craig & Mark Gatiss for NT autumn

Mon 06 Jul 2015

Rosalie Craig, Charles Edwards, Mark Gatiss, Mark Benton and Paul Chahidi have joined the line-up of stars set to take to the National Theatre’s stages this autumn.

TheatreCraft returns for 10th event

Mon 06 Jul 2015

Booking is now open for the 10th TheatreCraft, as the behind the scenes theatrical careers fair prepares to return to the Royal Opera House to celebrate a decade of the spectacular event this autumn.

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Secrets Of Stage Success - Louise Dearman and Mark Evans

Exclusive: Secrets Of Stage Success extracts

Tue 30 Jun 2015

Ever wondered about the reality of being a stage performer? Chances are your question is answered in Secrets Of Stage Success, the new book by West End stars Louise Dearman and Mark Evans. Find out more with our exclusive extracts.

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The cast in rehearsals for American Idiot, the musical playing at the Arts Theatre (Photo: Darren Bell)

In rehearsal: American Idiot

Guitars, leaping, beds and rock horns; what else could it be but rehearsals for the new West End musical arrival American Idiot? Photographer Darren Bell snapped stars Amelia Lily, Aaron Sidwell and co.

Ice Cream Shows

Your Top 10 #IceCreamShows

Inspired by the sweltering heat and the MasterCard free ice cream promo at TKTS, we asked for your #icecreamshows suggestions. Your responses were as impressive as a seven-foot tall Mr Whippy.

Bunny Christie, Marianne Elliott and the cast at the 2015 media night of The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Tiime (Photo: Dan Wooller)

In pictures: Curious Incident media night

What do singer/songwriter Conor Maynard, comedian Russell Kane and former Pussycat Doll Kimberley Wyatt have in common? They were all pictured at the 2015 media night for The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time.

Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry at the second anniversary performance of Charlie And The Chocolate Factory (Photo: Dave Benett)

In pictures: Charlie’s second birthday

Take a break and have a look at our gallery from Charlie And The Chocolate Factory’s second birthday celebrations last night… maybe whilst eating a KitKat.

First Nights

Robert Sean Leonard in To Kill A Mockingbird at the Barbican Theatre (Photo: Manuel Harlan)

To Kill A Mockingbird

Fri 03 Jul 2015

Harper Lee’s classic tale has as much power on stage as it did on the page in the return of Timothy Sheader’s glorious production starring Robert Sean Leonard as a magnificent Atticus Finch.

Dickton Tyrrell, Petra Massey and Jack Joseph in Measure For Measure at Shakespeare's Globe (Photo: Marc Brenner)

Measure For Measure

Thu 02 Jul 2015

Comedy prevails in Dominic Dromgoole’s final production for the Globe’s outdoor stage with an amusingly boisterous take on Shakespeare’s notoriously difficult play.

David Suchet in The Importance Of Being Earnest (Photo: Alastair Muir)

The Importance Of Being Earnest

Thu 02 Jul 2015

This is truly David Suchet as you’ve never seen him before as the star offers reinvention to a classic with a magnificent turn as a woman of steel.

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