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Matthew Bourne: 'I see myself as a man of the theatre'
Choreographer Matthew Bourne explains how he came to dance, his love of musicals and his current Christmas show Sleeping Beauty
Matt Trueman: has diversity in new writing stalled?
Following Lenny Henry's Radio 4 series Raising the Bar, Matt Trueman asks where are the next generation of black British playwrights
Top 10 theatre openings this week: 7 - 13 December
Jim Broadbent, Myanna Buring, Tom Stoppard and Johnny Flynn are a few of the names featured in this week's UK theatre openings
WhatsOnStage Advent calendar: Day 3
Free tickets and offers throughout the month of December
Theatr Clwyd's new season is announced
The Welsh venue has announced Tamara Harvey's inaugural season as artistic director
Theatre etiquette: what a week
From angry audience members, to unhappy ushers, our week focusing on theatre etiquette provoked some challenging, interesting and heated debate
WhatsOnStage Advent calendar: Day 1
Free tickets and offers throughout the month of December
Top 10 theatre openings this week: 30 November - 6 December
Sheridan Smith, John Heffernan and Natasha McElhone are among the big names featured in this week's UK theatre openings
Michael Pennington to play King Lear and Peter and the Starcatcher makes European premiere
The productions will make up part of the Royal & Derngate's 2016 season which will also feature a new play about Marvin Gaye from Roy Williams
Theatre etiquette: an angry audience member
As part of our focus on theatre etiquette, an anonymous theatre-goer gives their view on the horrors of being disrupted while watching a play