Matilda

Old Mother Goose (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers

A Berwick Kaler panto can mean only one thing... Christmas has officially started in York

The Christmas Truce (Royal Shakespeare Company)

Erica Whyman directs Phil Porter's new family play inspired by real events of exactly 100 years ago

The BFG (Birmingham REP)
By Annette Nuttall

The REP's Christmas production of Roald Dahl's The BFG is a delight

Test your theatre knowledge: Whose lyric is it anyway?

How much attention do you pay when listening to showtunes?

17 shows to take the kids to this half term

We take a look at some of the best shows to keep your children occupied during the school break

Alex Gaumond to replace Rufus Hound in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
By Rebecca Donn

Gaumond will star opposite Robert Lindsay from 11 November

EXCLUSIVE: Lucie Jones sings 'For Now' from new musical Like Me

We get a sneak peek at one of the songs from this new musical

Matilda holds gala performance for Children in Need
By Editorial Staff

The RSC's award-winning show will donate 50% of proceeds from the performance

Our Teacher's a Troll (Edinburgh Fringe)

A new children's show by Dennis Kelly which also has plenty for adults to enjoy

Theatre Quiz of the Week: Bishop, Bieber and Broadway Broadcasts

Find out how up to date you are on this week's theatre news