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Jimmy Nail withdraws from Sting's new musical The Last Ship
As principal casting is announced, Jimmy Nail withdraws from the production
British theatre is in danger of cutting itself off from Europe
As Jeremy Irons and Isabelle Huppert are recognised by the Europe Theatre Prize, Matt Trueman reflects on the relationship between the UK and our continental neighbours
Ben Forster breaks ankle following onstage fall
The actor was playing Buddy in Elf the Musical at The Lowry in Manchester
My Top 5 Showtunes: Neil McDermott
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Keira Knightley and Christopher Eccleston make our top pics of the week
A range of West End shows also marked their final performances this week
12 people missing from The Stage 100 list
The Stage has released its list of the most influential people in theatre – here's some people we think deserve to make the cut
Top shows to see in 2018
Sarah Crompton picks the shows that she's excited for this year
Winners of 2018 Opera Poll announced
Record numbers voted; Opera North scores a treble
Matt Trueman: ten shows I'm looking forward to in 2018
The WhatsOnStage critic picks his top recommendations for the next 12 months
Hugh Laurie, Rosemary Squire and Michael Morpurgo among those on New Year's Honours list
Director John Tiffany and Olivier Award-winner Matt Henry were also featured on the list