Sonia Friedman

In pictures: JK Rowling and more arrive at Harry Potter and the Cursed Child gala performance
Friends and family of the show's cast and creatives have attended a performance of the critically acclaimed production
Sheridan Smith returns to Funny Girl
The actress has returned following a leave of absence
Sonia Friedman in the Queen's birthday honours list
The producer was recognised for her services to theatre
What are previews anyway?
As Harry Potter and the Cursed Child begins previews at the Palace Theatre, we look at what exactly a preview is
Jeremy Herrin: Theatre's BFG
As his new show tours the UK, Headlong Theatre's artistic director talks West End transfers, running a building and the importance of an artistically-run touring company
Matt Trueman: Harry Potter could learn from Hamilton
In the week where Harry Potter and the Cursed Child opens in previews, Matt Trueman looks at how the show could turn a whole generation to theatre
Matt Trueman: Olivier Awards: A good night for women but a bad night for diversity
Matt Trueman looks at who fared well at this year's Olivier Awards
Video: peek behind the scenes at Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Producers recorded a backstage video for the Celebration of Harry Potter at Universal Studios
Manchester Royal Exchange wins at Stage Awards
Other winners include Sonia Friedman, War Horse China and Cardiff fringe theatre The Other Room
The Stage 100 list is released
ATG joint chief executives Rosemary Squire and Howard Panter top The Stage's list of the 100 most influential people in UK theatre