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Michael Coveney: Bidding a critical farewell after ten years
Reviewer Michael Coveney on stepping down as critic for WhatsOnStage
Peter Pan sequel to receive world premiere
The sequel to J.M. Barrie's much-loved story will be staged for the first time in Newcastle and Oxford
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 28 March - 3 April
James Norton, Lesley Manville and Sian Phillips feature in this week's major openings
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 21 - 27 March
Paapa Essiedu takes on Hamlet and Denise Gough brings her critically acclaimed performance to the West End in this week's top picks
UK tour announced for Wonderland musical
Frank Wildhorn's musical is an adaptation of Lewis Carroll's classic 1865 novel
Paul Daniels dies aged 77
The iconic magician was diagnosed with a brain tumour earlier this month
Matt Trueman: Theatre critics need more space and time
Trueman explains why theatre criticism, compared to other forms, is a question of stamina
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 14 - 20 March
From snooker to atomic bombs, we take a look at the hottest openings this week
What's in my dressing room? - Gareth Gates
The Footloose star takes us backstage to find out what he couldn't live without whilst on the road
Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart bring No Man's Land to the UK
The actors will perform Harold Pinter's play on a UK tour and in the West End