Christmas

A week in the life of The Borrowers' Ed MacArthur
As the Watermill Theatre's Christmas show begins, actor Ed MacArthur takes us to Newbury to see the magic happening behind the scenes
Top ten alternative Christmas shows
Looking for something a little different over the festive period? We round up ten shows that will turn your Christmas on its head
BBC to run Mischief Theatre's new show A Christmas Carol Goes Wrong
The Olivier Award-winning theatre company will debut their new show this Christmas
Jasper Britton: 'My advice to aspiring actors? Don't sing like me'
As he prepares to open in Leicester Curve's production of Scrooge the Musical, Jasper Britton explains what draws him to acting and why he gave up being embarrassed years ago
Debbie Isitt: 'There weren't any good roles for women, so I had to write some'
As her musical adaptation of her hit film Nativity opens, performer, director and writer Debbie Isitt explains how she began in showbusiness
Review: Nativity! The Musical (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
By Diane Parkes
Debbie Isitt's production opens in Birmingham ahead of a UK tour and a run at the London Eventim Apollo
Matt Willis, Carrie Hope Fletcher and Harry Judd to star in Tom Fletcher's The Christmasaurus
The show will come to the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith from 21 December
Cast announced for Theatre Royal Stratford East's Rapunzel
The pantomime will be directed by the venue's associate director Pooja Ghai
Barricade Boys to feature as part of Other Palace Studio season
The group's Christmas show will feature as part of the Other Palace's new line-up
Tom Hollander, Penelope Wilton, Mel Giedroyc and more take part in Print Room festive show
The Print Room hosts famous names reading their favourite festive stories