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What to watch: best theatre openings this week
The new UK tour of The Proclaimers musical Sunshine on Leith is also king of the road
5 Shakespeare-themed cocktails to celebrate the Bard's birthday
The guys from Sh*tfaced Shakespeare impart their alcohol-based wisdom to help you with your celebrations
My Top 5 Showtunes: Genesis Lynea
The actress tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
Sunshine on Leith UK tour: a week in the life of Euan Bennet
The musical based on the works of The Proclaimers is going on a UK tour after opening in Leeds
How much money do West End performers earn compared to Broadway?
Following an article in Playbill, we weigh up the difference to see who's bringing home the money
Poll: What is the nation's favourite Shakespeare play?
As the Bard's birthday approaches, we want to know your opinion on his greatest work
Six legends who need musicals about their lives
With Tina opening, Six returning and Sylvia coming in September, we look at other historical figures who are ripe for musical theatre treatment
My Top 5 Showtunes: Christina Bennington
The actress tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
Circus Abyssinia's Ethiopian Dreams: a week in the life
We invite Betty Dejene, one of the cast of Circus Abyssinia to give us a week in their shoes as they open on London's South Bank for a run as part of the Underbelly Festival