West Side Story

Initial casting announced for Wars of the Roses at Rose Theatre Kingston
Joely Richardson and Robert Sheehan lead the cast of Trevor Nunn's production
My Top 5 Showtunes: Jamie Muscato
Our quest to find out the most popular songs in theatreland continues with the star of Les Miserables and Dogfight
Teddy (Southwark Playhouse)
Eleanor Rhode's punchy production explores the dark and damaged world of 1950s London
20 Questions: Shoshana Bean - 'I never really wanted to be an actress'
The Broadway veteran talks playing the Ukulele and singing back-up for Michael Jackson
Michael Coveney: Happy birthday to the grand old men of musical theatre
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim have left huge if very different imprints on the theatre landscape
A few of my favourite things: Fanny Hill's Gwyneth Keyworth
From chicken wings to Meryl Streep, we catch up with the Game of Thrones actress to find out what's on her list
My Top 5 Showtunes: Willemijn Verkaik
From Oz to Madrid, Willemijn Verkaik is a favourite of every hardened musical theatre goer, we find out the showtunes that she couldn't live without
South West year in review 2014
A round up of some of the South West highlights in 2014.
Looking back: Michael Coveney's theatre review of 2014
Our chief critic reflects on his theatrical highs and lows of the past 12 months
9 musical locations on Google Streetview
Ben Hewis takes a tour round the virtual world of streetview to locate some of the settings of his favourite musicals