Aladdin

Video: 5 steps to becoming a pantomime dame
James Doherty, Lyric Hammersmith's Widow Twankey, puts our deputy editor through dame school
Review: Aladdin (Lyric Hammersmith)
There's a heinous baddie in the Lyric Hammersmith's panto, which kicks off this year's Christmas season
Sheridan Smith, Idina Menzel and more: the 5 best Children in Need performances
It's Children in Need tonight! Here we pick our favourite musical performances from the annual charity broadcast
How Stagey Are You? Nathan Amzi v Stephen Rahman-Hughes
The biggest battle in theatreland is back and we kick off with this Aladdin duo
Review: Disney's Broadway Hits (Royal Albert Hall)
From Aladdin to Tarzan, this one-off event paid tribute to two decades of Disney on stage
15 shows to see this Christmas that are not panto
Just because it's Christmas, doesn't mean you have to start shouting at everyone on stage. Check out our round-up of the best festive shows around the country that don't involve any audience participation
My Top 5 Showtunes: Trevor Dion Nicholas
The actor picks the musical numbers he couldn't live without
The week in pictures: 3 - 9 September
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Patrick Stewart make the cut this week
Lyric Hammersmith announces new season
A European premiere of a new play by Matthew Whittet and this year's pantomime have both been announced
The week in pictures: 13 - 19 August
Perrie Edwards, Kylie Minogue and Amanda Holden make the cut this week