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Hairspray to go on new UK tour
The production will open at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 7 - 11 November
We round up the productions and performances you should be booking for this week
Test your theatre knowledge: Famous songwriters in theatre
By Editorial Staff
Ahead of David Bowie's Lazarus opening at the King's Cross Theatre this week, test yourself on what happens when some of the world's most famous songwriters make music for the stage
Review: King Lear (Old Vic)
Glenda Jackson stars as Shakespeare's troubled king in this production directed by Deborah Warner
The week in pictures: 29 October - 4 November
David Tennant revisits Shakespeare, Matilda turns five and Meat Loaf surprises crowds in London in this week's pics
Top 5 selling shows on WhatsOnStage this week
Find out what our hottest tickets are this week
5 minutes with: Daniel Rigby - 'You can't be in a bad mood when you're working with the Teletubbies'
The actor playing Alan Turing in the Manchester Royal Exchange's revival of Breaking the Code explains what it was like being the face of BT, why comedy is his thing and what it's like narrating the Teletubbies
Sheena Easton to make West End debut in 42nd Street
Full casting for the musical at Theatre Royal Dury Lane has also been announced
Michael Blakemore to direct UK premiere of The Life
The musical will star Sharon D Clarke and Cornell S John when it opens next year
Rupert Everett to give intimate Oscar Wilde reading in Reading Prison
The award-winning actor will read Wilde's final work at the exhibition in December