Top news stories of 2017
From HiddleHamlet to Peter Hall passing, we round up some of the biggest news stories on WhatsOnStage in the last year
13 theatre faces to watch in 2018
By Alex Wood, Ben Hewis, Daisy Bowie-Sell
We predict the names in theatre that you should definitely keep an eye on next year
10 shows that we want to see in the West End in 2018
There's already a host of great shows coming to town next year, but here's some we're hoping to see announced soon
Top shows at the 2018 London International Mime Festival
The festival kicks off the new year with a raft of international talent
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: 'Tis the season to receive sugary goods
By Anonymous
The festive season brings an avalanche of edible goods to our mole's box office
Mark Valencia's top ten operas of 2017
The WhatsOnStage opera critic chooses his top ten operas of the past 12 months
The Queen meets Dickens: the challenges of mounting A Christmas Carol at Windsor Castle
By Sara Langridge
Watch Your Head's producer Sara Langridge explains the process of mounting Dickens' festive tale at Windsor Castle
Sarah Crompton's top ten shows of 2017
The WhatsOnStage critic selects her favourite shows from the last 12 months
6 Christmas films that should be adapted for the stage
Wondering how many more versions of A Christmas Carol you can stomach? How about one of these screen-to-stage adaptations for your festive viewing pleasures?
Matt Trueman's top ten shows of 2017
The WhatsOnStage critic picks his favourite pieces from the last 12 months