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Dates and venue announced for the WhatsOnStage Awards
By Editorial Staff
Nominations for the awards open this week
The Front Row presenters wouldn't be dismissive about football, why are they about theatre?
As the new presenters of the BBC arts programme Front Row give a controversial interview to Radio Times, Sarah Crompton questions their disparaging comments about theatre
Have we had too many Hamlets?
As it's announced that Tom Hiddleston will step up to take on the role of the Dane, Sarah Crompton asks whether enough is enough
Benedict Cumberbatch, Jude Law and more pay tribute to the Barbican on 35th birthday
The theatre has launched a digital collection celebrating its pioneering shows of the last 35 years
From Ben Whishaw to Andrew Scott, each Hamlet becomes part of how we view the world
Ahead of Andrew Scott's turn as Hamlet, Sarah Crompton looks back at some of the actors who have taken on the role
5 amazing moments from past WhatsOnStage Awards
Here's a brief walk down memory lane ahead of the awards this Sunday
Our top 10 most popular videos of 2016
From Benedict Cumberbatch to Carrie Hope Fletcher, find out what were the most watched videos on WhatsOnStage this year
Jemima Rooper, John Dagleish and Anna Madeley to star in A Midsummer Night's Dream
The cast for Joe Hill-Gibbins' Young Vic production has been announced
From Tom Hanks to Iggy Pop, Letters Live proves the letter shouldn't become extinct
The latest incarnation of Letters Live features the likes of Jude Law, Louise Brealey and Stephen Mangan
Photos: 40 years of the Olivier Theatre at the National
Benedict Cumberbatch, Ian McKellen and Imelda Staunton are some of the famous faces to have taken to the stage