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First look at Chris Thorpe's Beowulf
Justin Audibert directs this energetic new take on this millennia-old poem
National Theatre and Disney's Pinocchio in rehearsals
The adaptation of the Disney classic comes to the National in December
First look at Kneehigh's The Tin Drum
Carl Grose's touring show is an adaptation of Gunter Grass' surreal novel
Strictly stars join Craig Revel Horwood for Annie West End gala
Craig Revel Horwood plays the evil Miss Hannigan in the production for a limited time
First look at Chichester Festival Theatre's The Norman Conquests
Alan Ayckbourn's play series runs in-the-round at the specially adapted theatre
The week in pictures: 23 - 29 September
Idina Menzel celebrated a special day, while Gary Barlow was swamped by fans in our top pics of the week
First look at production images of Ian McKellen in King Lear
The Chichester Festival Theatre production opens this week
Natalie Dormer and David Oakes in rehearsals for Venus in Fur
The Game of Thrones and Victoria actors star in the two-hander in the West End next month
Exclusive: Eve Best and Anne Reid rehearsing for A Woman of No Importance
The show is the first in the year-long Oscar Wilde season in the West End