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Casting announced for RSC's Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra
Josette Simon and Antony Byrne will lead the cast of Antony and Cleopatra
Lucy Bailey to direct The Graduate in new season at West Yorkshire Playhouse
Other highlights include Romeo and Juliet on an estate and a true story about evacuees stranded on a lifeboat
What the hell is a Candleician?
Shakespeare's Globe may have the only job in the UK dedicated solely to looking after candles, we find out more about Tony Forrester, the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse's Candle Technician
Review: Peter Pan (Olivier, National Theatre)
Sally Cookson's take on JM Barrie's boy who never grew up stars Paul Hilton
Review: Licensed to Ill (Southwark Playhouse)
This tribute to the Beastie Boys is a heartfelt bundle of energy and anarchy
Review: The Seven Acts of Mercy (Swan Theatre)
Anders Lustgarten's new play follows a retired dock worker and his grandson, and plays over a period of 400 years
Test your theatre knowledge: Pantomimes
The pantomime season is upon us, so we've gone all Christmassy in our quiz this week
Review: Peter and the Starcatcher (Royal & Derngate)
Evelyn Hoskins stars in this prequel to the Peter Pan story that has finally made its way over from Broadway
Craig Revel Horwood and Alexandra Burke celebrate Sister Act gala
The gala in aid of Diabetes UK took place at the New Wimbledon Theatre