Features

A Week in the Life: Hir's Arthur Darvill
Currently appearing in Hir at the Bush, Darvill shows us what goes on backstage
8 tips to get the stagiest enjoyment from West End Live
The annual event returns to Trafalgar Square this weekend
The week in pictures: 17 - 24 June
Lin-Manuel Miranda is getting a Hollywood star, Colin Morgan opens in Gloria and Mark Gatiss teases the new Doctor in this week's pics
David Tennant, Judi Dench and Ian McKellen: The best photos from the RSC's public archive
As the RSC releases production images of over 200 shows to the public, we delve into the archives to bring you a blast from the past
Top 5 theatre openings: 19 - 25 June
From an open air Arthur Miller to a post-apocalyptic take over of the London Coliseum, we round up this week's most exciting openings
My Top 5 Showtunes: Andrew Polec
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
The week in pictures: 10 - 16 June
Audra McDonald at dog auditions, the Jacksons visit Motown and Idina Menzel lands in the UK in this week's pics
Meet the West End cast of Hamilton
As the final lead actors are confirmed to play in the upcoming London production of Lin Manuel Miranda's musical, we list who they are and what they've done so far
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