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Meet the Bottoms
The 14 amateur actors playing Bottom in the RSC's latest touring production of A Midsummer Night's Dream introduce themselves
Figaro Forever (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
As well as The Barber of Seville and The Marriage of Figaro, WNO presents a brand new Figaro opera
Single Spies (Birmingham Rep)
By Diane Parkes
Alan Bennett's comedy is bought to the stage in a co-production between Chichester Festival Theatre and Birmingham Rep
Chicago (New Theatre, Oxford and tour)
An underpowered production of Kander and Ebb's great thriller musical
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 15-21 February
From Chicago to Get Carter, we take a look at the major openings this week
My Top 5 Showtunes: Alexis Gerred
The actor picks the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Sam Brown - 'the lens of interpretation'
The director of WNO's The Barber of Seville on heroes, chair-throwers and opera in English
Newton Faulkner joins cast of American Idiot
The singer-songwriter will join the UK tour in May
The Devil Inside (Peacock Theatre and tour)
RL Stevenson's sinister tale becomes a spellbinding new opera
Phill Jupitus, Jason Manford and cast rehearse Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
The UK tour of this classic musical opens in Southampton next month