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Bards Without Borders (Photo: Briony Campbell)

Summer, stories & Stig Of The Dump: five things we heard about this week

Fri 24 Jun 2016

Our weekly roundup, featuring pop-ups, politics and poetry.

West End and Canary Wharf join forces for London Pride

Fri 24 Jun 2016

Ahead of this weekend’s Pride celebrations the incredible cast of Olivier Award-winning Kinky Boots teamed up with MasterCard to promote inclusion, diversity and acceptance in the workplace.

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Backstage Pass

Christopher Timothy in Hobson's Choice at the Vaudeville Theatre (Credit: Nobby Clark)

Q&A: Christopher Timothy

Tue 21 Jun 2016

The star of Hobson's Choice discusses his feelings on the play's centenary and the work that inspires him.

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Meera Syal in Romeo And Juliet, playing at the Garrick Theatre (Photo: Johan Persson)

The European Stage

On the eve of the referendum, here are our top shows set sur le continent.

Michael Steedon, Hannah Grover, Gloria Onitiri and Marc Pickering in The Stripper (Photo: Origin8 Photography)

In rehearsal: The Stripper

Jazz hands and cabaret kicks galore in this musical whodunnit.

Breakfast At Tiffany's Pixie Lott at West End LIVE 2016 (Photo: Pamela Raith)

In Pictures: Sunday at West End LIVE

Check out our snaps of the many stunning Sunday performances from the stars of West End LIVE with MasterCard.

Jack Farthing in Wild at the Hampstead Theatre (Photo: Stephen Cummiskey)

Gallery: Wild

Treat yourself to this glimpse into the site of the Hampstead Theatre's new technological espionage-based thriller.

First Nights

Max Gill (Fat Sam) in Bugsy Malone at the Lyric Hammersmith (Photo: Manuel Harlan)

Bugsy Malone

Sat 25 Jun 2016

The revival of this joyous 2015 hit is perfectly timed and utterly welcome.

Ray Fearon in Macbeth at Shakespeare's Globe (Photo: Marc Brenner)


Fri 24 Jun 2016

This Scottish Play promises a prosperous reign at the Globe thanks to its adroit conception, inventive design and sharp direction.

Michelle Terry in Henry V at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre (Photo: Johan Persson)

First Night: Henry V

Thu 23 Jun 2016

A striking production that does not shy away from the play’s big questions.

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