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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
Bard on the ward: designing Cheek by Jowl's medical Pericles at the Barbican
By Nick Ormerod
With Cheek by Jowl's new production of Shakespeare's Pericles currently running at the Barbican Theatre before transferring to the Oxford Playhouse, Nick Ormerod describes the show's design and its conception
And introducing... Bertrand Lesca and Nasi Voutsas
In our new series, Matt Trueman shines a light on the theatremakers he thinks you should be paying attention to, starting with the creators of Palmyra and Eurohouse
My Top 5 Showtunes: Ashley Gilmour
The actor tells us the musical numbers he can't live without
Relentless Unstoppable Human Machine: a week in the life
The circus piece opens CircusFest at the Roundhouse in London
CircusFest 2018: 5 unmissable shows
This year marks 250 years since modern circus was first performed
Slushy machines and garish carpets: bringing the spirit of the bingo hall to the stage
By Carys Hobbs
The designer of the touring production of Bingo! explains the show's inspirations and the difficulties sourcing a vintage carpet
Top 10 selling shows on WhatsOnStage in March
We round up the hottest tickets last month
Everything you need to know about this year's Olivier Awards
The Olivier Awards are back – and here's your guide to the night