The week in pictures: 22-29 April

Tim Minchin, Zoe Wanamaker and Barack Obama make this week’s picks

Tim Minchin and Ian McKellen hung out at Shakespeare Live!

— The RSC (@TheRSC) 23 April 2016

Zoe Wanamaker, Barbara Flynn and Nina Sosanya celebrated Elegy opening night

© Dan Wooller

The one and only Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was unveiled

A photo posted by WhatsOnStage – Theatre (@whatsonstage) on

New Adventures threw it back with Drew McOnie and Michela Meazza

— New Adventures (@New_Adventures) April 28, 2016

This is Living rehearsals began

— Michael Socha (@Michaelsocha) April 27, 2016

Richard Wilson went to see Show Boat

— Show Boat (@ShowBoatMusical) April 26, 2016

Funny Girl began cast recordings

— Joel Montague (@JoelMontague) April 25, 2016

Obama visited the Globe

— Shakespeare's Globe (@The_Globe) April 23, 2016

Stephen Mear championed Glenn Close understudy Ria Jones

— Stephen Mear (@StephenMear) April 23, 2016