CHILDREN'S THEATRE



Royal & Derngate announce winter season
The venue will continue to promote work as part of its Made in Northampton project
A week in the life of: The Wind in the Willows' Craig Mather
Currently starring as Mole in the musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's novel, Mather takes us backstage at the Palladium
Let's Talk About Sets: Lydia Monks on What the Ladybird Heard
By Lydia Monks
The childrens' book illustrator describes the process of taking this kids' favourite from page to stage
The week in pictures: 24 - 30 June
James Corden gets cosy with Bertie Carvel, 42nd Street celebrates 100 shows and the West End takes over Trafalgar Square
Top 5 theatre openings: 26 June - 2 July
Audra McDonald makes her London stage debut, Paddy Considine and Rufus Hound in West End transfers and a new play about The Sun make this week's top openings
My Top 5 Showtunes: Denise Welch
The Wind in the Willows actress tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
Further casting announced for Elf
Atomic Kitten star Liz McClarnon will play Jovie
First ever Teletubbies stage show to tour the UK
Tellytubbyland will be coming to stages across the UK later this year
Exclusive: First listen to "The Open Road" from The Wind in the Willows
The song is performed by Rufus Hound, Simon Lipkin and Craig Mather
Open auditions announced for Elf the Musical starring Ben Forster
Producers are looking for actors aged between nine and 12 years old