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Sheridan Smith to star in the UK tour of Funny Girl
The Olivier Award-winner will reprise her performance as Fanny Brice
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 19 - 25 September
Shakespeare's on trial, John Malkovich turns to directing and Sir Ian and Sir Patrick return to the West End in this weeks picks
Patrick Robinson: Returning to The Rover after 30 years is exhausting
The Casualty actor talks about returning to the Swan Theatre after appearing there in 1986
Photos: Matt Smith and Ian McKellen among guests at NYT 60th anniversary gala
Other guests included Arlene Phillips, Daisy Lewis and Gina McKee
Matt Trueman: 'Lighting designers are the unseen heroes of the theatre'
Trueman shines a light on the work of theatre lighting designers
Mark Norfolk: It took three years to create all-black Hamlet
By Mark Norfolk
The writer of Britain's first production of Hamlet with an all-black cast and creative team talks about 'serving Shakespeare's text as much as possible', and working with director Jeffery Kissoon
In pictures: Our favourite images from Roald Dahl's City of the Unexpected
The event was a co-production from Wales Millennium Centre and National Theatre Wales
My Top 5 Showtunes: Trevor Dion Nicholas
The actor picks the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Playwright Edward Albee dies at the age of 88
The writer of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? died at his home in Montauk