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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
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: 'That's it I quit'
By Anonymous
After a particularly harrowing day, our box office mole has had enough
My Top 5 Showtunes: Dylan Wood
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Creating super-sized grandmas and monster-truck chickens for George's Marvellous Medicine
By Morgan Large
The musical's designer Morgan Large explains its eccentricities
Who was Mary Pix, the woman behind the RSC's new show?
As the RSC stage The Fantastic Follies of Mrs Rich we explore who the show's original author was
25 albums every theatre lover needs to download
As Carrie Hope Fletcher launches her debut album, we run down our favourite stagey records