The week in pictures: 16 – 22 September

David Walliams has a family reunion, Ian McKellen does a major throwback and Maggie Smith and Derek Jacobi collude with criminals in this week’s top pics

42nd Street turned queue lines into kick lines

Ian McKellen took a trip down memory lane…

— Ian McKellen (@IanMcKellen) September 21, 2017

…As did Carrie Hope Fletcher

— Carrie Hope Fletcher (@CarrieHFletcher) September 19, 2017

We got a look at unreleased Jesus Christ Superstar photos

As the show wrapped up a summer of biblical proportions

— Open Air Theatre (@OpenAirTheatre) September 20, 2017

— Peter Caulfield (@petercaulfield) September 19, 2017

— Open Air Theatre (@OpenAirTheatre) September 21, 2017

Maggie Smith and Derek Jacobi colluded with criminals

— Mischief Theatre (@mischiefcomedy) September 20, 2017

Beyoncé made another trip to Broadway

— Beyoncé Tribe Italia (@BeyonceTribe) September 20, 2017

David Walliams had a family reunion

The cast of Awful Auntie with David Walliams
The cast of Awful Auntie with David Walliams
© Adam Bennett

Steve McFadden had a close encounter of the scaly kind

Lauren Samuels prepared for death by chocolate

— Lauren Samuels (@Laurensamuels88) September 21, 2017

Wings celebrated its opening night

— Kelle Bryan (@kellebryan) September 20, 2017