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The week in pictures: 29 July - 4 August
Star-studded opening nights flooded the West End and the Edinburgh Festivals came to life for this week's top selection of pics
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: a year in pictures
We look back over the first year in the life of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, from the West End to foreign shores
First look at the company of Hairspray in rehearsals
The cast includes Layton Williams and Norman Pace
Louise Redknapp and Roy Hodgson join the cast of Evita on opening night
Evita opened at the Phoenix Theatre last night with Emma Hatton in the leading role
David Walliams celebrates the West End opening of Gangsta Granny
The stage adaptation of the Little Britain star's kids' book has opened at the Garrick
First look at Imelda Staunton and cast in rehearsals for National Theatre's Follies
Sondheim's musical, directed by Dominic Cooke, will come to the National Theatre with previews from 22 August
Michelle Fairley and Iain Glen celebrate opening night of Road
John Tiffany directs the revival of Jim Cartwright's seminal play
In pictures: The Glory takes over the National Theatre's River Stage
Crowds packed out the pop-up South Bank festival for a weekend of cabaret from the East End venue
Ben Whishaw and cast in rehearsals for Against
Whishaw leads as Luke in Christopher Shinn's new play at the Almeida