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Michael Coveney: who on earth can play Dewey if Alex Brightman doesn't?
Critic Michael Coveney reports back from New York on School of Rock, Hamilton and Al Pacino
Sleeping Beauty (Sadler's Wells)
By Jo Caird
Matthew Bourne's luxurious and witty retelling of the classic fairy tale
Let's talk about sets: Simon Higlett on Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
By Simon Higlett
Designer Simon Higlett reveals how he went about designing the new touring version of the classic musical
A Christmas Carol (Noel Coward Theatre)
By Jane Kemp
Jim Broadbent stars in Patrick Barlow's adaptation, which fleshes out Scrooge's backstory
Mirror Mirror: A Snow White Pantomime (King's Head Theatre)
By Alun Hood
Charles Court Opera bring their annual boutique panto to the King's Head
Peter Pan Goes Wrong (Apollo Theatre)
Mischief Theatre return with a wonderfully haphazard take on J.M. Barrie's classic tale
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe (Lyceum, Edinburgh)
By Simon Thompson
Andrew Panton's production of CS Lewis's classic is filled with magic
Cymbeline (Shakespeare's Globe)
Shakespeare's jam-packed tale of love, betrayal and family drama is staged at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Matthew Bourne: 'I see myself as a man of the theatre'
Choreographer Matthew Bourne explains how he came to dance, his love of musicals and his current Christmas show Sleeping Beauty
You For Me For You (Royal Court theatre)
Mia Chung's fable about America and North Korea stars Katie Leung, Wendy Kweh and Daisy Haggard