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Exclusive: First look at Ian McKellen and cast in rehearsals for King Lear
Jonathan Munby directs the all-star cast which also includes Tamara Lawrance, Sinead Cusack and Dervla Kirwan
First look at Lucie Jones in the Legally Blonde UK tour
The show, starring this year's Eurovision entrant, kickstarts its UK tour this week
Top 5 Openings: 18 - 24 September
Port Talbot is transformed, Barrie Rutter begins his final tour while the RSC have a bumper pair for their winter season
Harriet Thorpe to star as Princess Margaret in Richard Stirling's A Princess Undone
Richard Stirling's play is based on real-life events and takes place in 1993
Review: The Stepmother (Chichester Festival Theatre)
Githa Sowerby's '20s play stars Ophelia Lovibond and Will Keen
Review: Around the World in 80 Days (Cadogan Hall)
Laura Eason's hilarious slapstick adaptation is revived for a UK tour
Review: Miss Saigon (Birmingham Hippodrome and tour)
By Diane Parkes
After two years in the West End, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's musical has embarked on a tour of the UK
Review: The House They Grew Up In (Minerva Theatre, Chichester)
Daniel Ryan and Samantha Spiro play a brother and sister who live knee-deep in clutter in Deborah Bruce's new play
Review: Fiddler on the Roof (Chichester Festival Theatre)
Omid Djalili and Tracy-Ann Oberman star in Daniel Evans' production