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Celebrity casting is selling audiences short
Following the news that ex-cricketer Andrew Flintoff will appear in Fat Friends, Sarah Crompton blogs on the trend of celebs taking roles from professional actors
Initial casting announced for Loot at Park Theatre
Calvin Demba and Sinéad Matthews will star in Joe Orton's play
A maypole, a fountain and a three metre hedge: the perils of designing Ayckbourn's House and Garden
By Neil Irish
Designer Neil Irish on creating the sets for the Watermill's production of Alan Ayckbourn's plays
Review: House and Garden (Watermill Theatre)
By Judi Herman
Alan Ayckbourn's double bill is revived at the Watermill Theatre in Newbury
Review: Sand in the Sandwiches (Theatre Royal Haymarket and touring)
Edward Fox stars as the poet John Betjeman in this one-man play
Review: The Addams Family (New Wimbledon Theatre)
Carrie Hope Fletcher, Samantha Womack and Cameron Blakely star in the UK premiere of the Broadway musical
Review: Twelfth Night (Watermill Theatre)
By Judi Herman
Paul Hart's production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night is staged in a cool jazz club
Review: I Capture the Castle (Watford Palace)
Teresa Howard and Steven Edis' musical adaptation of Dodie Smith's beloved 1948 novel