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Treasure your parents and don't panic: theatre creatives give advice to their 18 year-old selves
By Indhu Rubasingham
Emma Rice, Adrian Lester, Rufus Norris and more offer advice to their 18 year-old selves
Arts Council England announces National Portfolio Organisations
183 new organisations will receive funding from Arts Council England
Test your theatre knowledge: Quiz of the month
Have you been paying attention to theatre news in June?
Celebrity casting is selling audiences short
Following the news that ex-cricketer Andrew Flintoff will appear in Fat Friends, Sarah Crompton blogs on the trend of celebs taking roles from professional actors
Review: Sand in the Sandwiches (Theatre Royal Haymarket and touring)
Edward Fox stars as the poet John Betjeman in this one-man play
Review: The Addams Family (New Wimbledon Theatre)
Carrie Hope Fletcher, Samantha Womack and Cameron Blakely star in the UK premiere of the Broadway musical
Review: I Capture the Castle (Watford Palace)
Teresa Howard and Steven Edis' musical adaptation of Dodie Smith's beloved 1948 novel
Review: La Cage Aux Folles (New Wimbledon Theatre)
John Partridge stars as Albin in the UK tour of the classic musical by Harvey Fierstein
Review: Nell Gwynn (Lowry, UK tour)
Laura Pitt-Pulford stars in the UK tour of Jessica Swale's comedy about Nell Gwynn