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Sarah Crompton: Theatre is as capable of gender equality as any other industry
Our chief critic reports back from the latest Tonic Theatre Advance symposium on gender equality
The week in pictures: 17 - 23 September
Daniel Radcliffe, Amanda Holden and Mark Gatiss all make it in this week's picks
Adam Garcia to star in UK premiere of The Exorcist
Jenny Seagrove will also star in Sean Mathias' production
Sheridan Smith to star in the UK tour of Funny Girl
The Olivier Award-winner will reprise her performance as Fanny Brice
Review: The Importance of Being Earnest (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
By Diane Parkes
Nikolai Foster directs Oscar Wilde's 1895 tale of mistaken identity
Review: Sunny Afternoon (New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham)
By Diane Parkes
The tempestuous early years of British band The Kinks are recreated in this musical packed full of songs from the group's back catalogue
Review: Sister Act (Grand Theatre, Leeds)
Alexandra Burke plays Deloris Van Cartier in Craig Revel Horwood's revival
The Hamilton Complex (Unicorn Theatre)
Lies Pauwels' production for LIFT 2016 explores the mind of thirteen 13-year-old girls
The Complete Deaths (Brighton Theatre Royal and touring)
Tim Crouch directs Spymonkey as they reenact every single one of the 75 deaths in Shakespeare's works