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Stagey versions of 8 bestselling books
Everything's better with theatre added, to celebrate World Book Day here's some stagey book adaptations
Let's Talk About Sets: Katie Lias on Romeo and Juliet
By Katie Lias
The designer of Romeo and Juliet discusses the process of transforming the Watermill into an underground bar
Three new shows announced as part of Kneehigh's Asylum Season
The season includes Emma Rice directing her last production as Kneehigh artistic director
Bill Kenwright announces new Ghost the Musical UK tour
The tour will kick off at the New Wimbledon Theatre in August
Then and now: RSC's A Midsummer Night's Dream
This week we take a look at how Shakespeare's classic play has been reworked over the years at the RSC
Romeo and Juliet (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman
Paul Hart directs his first production as artistic director at the Watermill
Don Warrington: 'King Lear looks like a really stupid thing to do'
The actor on Rising Damp, Strictly Come Dancing and how he's preparing for King Lear in April
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: where's the panic button?
By Anonymous
Our West End box office spy encounters someone intent on a discount
Beyond the Fence in pictures
The new, computer-generated musical opens this evening