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Bah humbug! 10 non–festive shows to see this winter
Not everything is sparkle and sequins this festive season – there's more intense drama waiting in the wings
WOS100: The top 100 showtunes of all time!
We asked WhatsOnStage readers to vote for their favourite showtunes, here are the results
Scrooge the Musical and Everybody's Talking About Jamie in our top openings of the week
This week also marks the official opening of two of the best pantomimes in all the land
My Top 5 Showtunes: Dan Gillespie Sells
The composer tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
A week in the life of The Borrowers' Ed MacArthur
As the Watermill Theatre's Christmas show begins, actor Ed MacArthur takes us to Newbury to see the magic happening behind the scenes
Roller derby drama: recreating the risk of contact sport onstage
By Nat Tarrab
Nat Tarrab of Mars.tarrab explains the designs behind the company's Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award-winning show, which opens at the Barbican next week
Top ten alternative Christmas shows
Looking for something a little different over the festive period? We round up ten shows that will turn your Christmas on its head
Love Theatre Day: Around the UK in 14 amazing theatres
To celebrate Love Theatre Day, we round up all our tour videos from our Regional Theatre Focus
The top 10 selling shows on WhatsOnStage in October
See which shows proved most popular for WhatsOnStage audiences last month
Network and Tiger Bay make our top openings of the week
Little Women will also have its European premiere in Manchester