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Christmas children's theatre shouldn't be all fun and games
Lucinda Everett on her earliest panto memories, and how Christmas is an important time to get children into theatre
2016 proved British theatre is better than ever
Matt Trueman on why this year showed British theatre is at the top of its game
First look at John Partridge in La Cage aux Folles
Full casting has also been announced for the upcoming tour
The best and worst pantomimes of 2016
Find out which panto you should be seeing this Christmas
Test your theatre knowledge: Theatre choreographers
As Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes opens at Sadler's Wells, see how much you know about some of theatre's best choreographers
Review: Babe the Sheep-Pig (Polka Theatre)
Dick King-Smith's children's novel is adapted for the stage by David Wood
Sarah Crompton: My top ten shows of 2016
WhatsOnStage critic Sarah Crompton picks the ten shows she loved over the past year
The week in pictures: 10 - 16 December
Amanda Holden opens in Cinderella, Dreamgirls finally hits the West End and Rent comes to London in this week's top pics
Top news stories of 2016
From Emma Rice to Benedict Cumberbatch, here are a selection of the top news stories on WhatsOnStage this year
Matt Trueman: My top 10 shows of 2016
WhatsOnStage critic Matt Trueman picks the shows he loved in 2016