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Scrooge the Musical and Everybody's Talking About Jamie in our top openings of the week
This week also marks the official opening of two of the best pantomimes in all the land
A week in the life of The Borrowers' Ed MacArthur
As the Watermill Theatre's Christmas show begins, actor Ed MacArthur takes us to Newbury to see the magic happening behind the scenes
Top ten alternative Christmas shows
Looking for something a little different over the festive period? We round up ten shows that will turn your Christmas on its head
The top 10 selling shows on WhatsOnStage in October
See which shows proved most popular for WhatsOnStage audiences last month
Celebrities in pantos - who's going where?
John Barrowman, Beverley Knight and Al Murray all bolster the panto presence across the country
Oh yes it is! Our ultimate guide to panto
By Katie Brennan
Katie Brennan's hilarious guide to this most British of festive traditions - with bingo
Top 10 selling theatre shows in April
We round up the hottest tickets on WhatsOnStage last month
My Top 5 Showtunes: Father Christmas
By Santa Claus
St Nick tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
The week in pictures: 10 - 16 December
Amanda Holden opens in Cinderella, Dreamgirls finally hits the West End and Rent comes to London in this week's top pics