This Week's Top Stories
Sally Cookson's version of Sleeping Beauty features a modern day, female prince and a male beauty who is tricked into a deep sleep for 1,000 years.
The show runs at the Bristol Old Vic until 17 January. www.bristololdvic.org.uk Filmed and edited by Artswork Media for WhatsOnStage and Bristol Old Vic.
In Sally Cookson's playful version of Sleeping Beauty, it's the girl who has to try to wake a sleeping prince: Prince Percy.
The show runs at the Bristol Old Vic until 17 January. www.bristololdvic.org.uk.
Filmed and edited by Artswork Media for WhatsOnStage and Bristol Old Vic.
Matt Trueman on the tricky subject of theatre etiquette and why it needs to be approached with nuance
There's a veritable smorgasbord of theatre openings on offer this week
As John Heffernan prepares to open in a new interpretation of Macbeth, he talks about the production, his student days and the success of Oppenheimer
Theatre etiquette: an angry audience member Full cast announced for Disney's Aladdin
Gemma Arterton to star in West End transfer of Nell Gwynn
Wendy and Peter Pan (RST, Stratford-upon-Avon)
First look at Lily James and Richard Madden in Romeo and Juliet
Theatre etiquette: Michael Coveney: I relish venues with raucous audiences