Harlem Guys and Dolls, Menier's Barnum and more in this week's top openings
Stratford East's panto returns and Sally Cookson takes us into Narnia
WhatsOnStage Opera Poll 2018
Have your say and vote for your favourite opera people and productions from the last 12 months
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: When the lights go out
By Anonymous
Our West End mole deals with the unexpected fall out from a power cut
My Top 5 Showtunes: Lucy Rivers
The actress and writer tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
A week in the life of The Hundred and One Dalmatians' Gloria Onitiri
Onitiri plays Cruella De Vil in Debbie Isitt's adaptation
Our set for Polka's The Snow Queen is inspired by fashion photographer Tim Walker
By Nettie Scrivens
The designer of Polka's Christmas show Nettie Scrivens explains what she was inspired by in the creating of the show
Top 5 tips for being a panto villain this Christmas, presented by Vikki Stone
Stone's Fleshcreep gives us the lowdown on her top ways to make Christmas a bit more evil this year
Rhys Ifans as Scrooge, La Soirée and The Jungle Book in our week's top openings
A herd of goats begin their spell at the Royal Court, while The Jungle Book begins a UK tour
My Top 5 Showtunes: Simon Green
The actor tells us the musical number he couldn't live without
A week in the life of La Soirée
The cabaret troupe give us a sneak peek backstage ahead of their first West End opening