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THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Claire Sweeney to replace Caroline Flack in UK tour of Crazy For You
The actress will take over the role of Irene in Paul Hart's production
First look at Take That musical The Band
Tim Firth's musical opens in Manchester this week
Top 5 openings: 25 September - 1 October
Ian McKellen, Ria Jones and The Band all have their debuts this week
Review: Legally Blonde (Churchill Theatre)
Lucie Jones returns to the lead role of Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin's musical
Review: Around the World in 80 Days (Cadogan Hall)
Laura Eason's hilarious slapstick adaptation is revived for a UK tour
Review: Miss Saigon (Birmingham Hippodrome and tour)
By Diane Parkes
After two years in the West End, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's musical has embarked on a tour of the UK
Review: Der Rosenkavalier (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Strauss's romantic masterpiece in a musically transcendent new production
Review: Sand in the Sandwiches (Theatre Royal Haymarket and touring)
Edward Fox stars as the poet John Betjeman in this one-man play