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Top 10 circus shows to see this summer
From acrobatic trampolining to a street dance Jungle Book, we round up some of the best circus this summer
Top 5 theatre openings: 5 - 11 June
This week sees a new Alice Birch play, two pieces at the National, a Stephen Schwartz premiere and Miranda Hart in Annie
My Top 5 Showtunes: Peter Polycarpou
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Gore and terror: How we created horror movie effects for the stage
By Tom Vollebregt
As Horror runs at the Peacock Theatre, the show's technical manager explains some of the challenges behind the special effects
All you need to know about the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Thinking of taking a trip to the world's largest arts festival and don't know where to start? Read our handy guide
7 theatre shows for kids in half term
We round-up some of the best shows to take your family to during the school break
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: a terrible case of mistaken identity
By Anonymous
Our West End mole struggles to find tickets for someone he's certain he's met before
My Top 5 Showtunes: Audrey Brisson
The actress tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
The week in pictures: 20 - 26 May
John Boyega opens in Woyzeck, Miranda Hart moves into the West End and a new Wicked cast make this week's pics