Lauren Samuels week in Romantics Anonymous
The Bend It Like Beckham and We Will Rock You star will appear in Emma Rice's new chocolate-themed musical at Shakespeare's Globe
Top 5 openings of the week: 11 - 17 September
Five Guys Named Moe, Oslo and Boudica lead a packed-out week as the autumn season gets underway
Casting announced for Emma Rice's musical Romantics Anonymous
The show is an adaptation of the French-Belgian film Les Emotifs Anonymes
Top 5 openings of the week: 28 August - 1 September
New shows at the Globe and Hope Mill theatres, plus Tom Hiddleston tackles the Dane
The week in pictures: 19 - 25 August
Mo Farah, Mark Gatiss and a host of opening nights lead our top pics for the week
Review: Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare's Globe)
There are some interesting gender politics at play, but nothing excuses the countless Mexican clichés in Matthew Dunster's production
Top 5 theatre openings: 17 - 23 July
Omid Djalili takes to the stage in Fiddler on the Roof, Summer in London sees the first all-trans cast in mainstream theatre, and the Globe gets a taste of the Mexican Revolution in this week's top openings
The best open air theatre to see this summer
Make the most of the summer weather by seeing some of the very best outdoor theatre
The week in pictures: 6 - 12 May
The Phantom on Pointless, Miranda hits the bottle and Our Ladies rocks up in the West End
'The Columbine shootings have influenced our Romeo and Juliet'
Fight director Kate Waters explains the way she approached staging the violence in Shakespeare's Globe's upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet