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To beep or not to beep. Critic's phone goes off during Cumberbatch's Hamlet As critics finally reveal their verdicts, the British star can revel in this fine production. Why Cumberbatch shouldn't fear Hamlet reviews Here's how Hamlet fared in its official press opening at London's Barbican Theatre. Cumberbatch's Hamlet: Critics' verdict The Sherlock actor is currently starring as the Danish Prince in London. See new pictures from Cumberbatch's Hamlet Jackman will undergo a five-city arena tour in Australia later this year. Hugh Jackman announces Broadway to Oz tour TV host Dave Benson Phillips wants to return with his 'great rival' Pat Sharp. Get Your Own Back star wants TV comeback Will you be shelling out £240 to go and see the production this Christmas? Elf the Musical tickets are absurdly expensive We're ridiculously excited, you cotton-headed ninny muggins! Kimberley Walsh is in Elf the Musical The singer admits she was nervous recording the late star's greatest hits for the Bodyguard soundtrack. Alexandra Burke: I never try to be Whitney Critics weren't best pleased that the most famous line appeared right at the start of the play. Cumberbatch's Hamlet moves 'to be or not to be' Neil Patrick Harris, Michael C Hall and Darren Criss have all led the cast during the successful run. Hedwig and the Angry Inch is closing on Broadway Him & Her star will make his first Broadway appearance since 2006's The History Boys. Russell Tovey lands leading Broadway role Black had given her blessing to plans for a West End musical before her death. Cilla Black was 'thrilled' by musical plans They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Common, Ne-Yo join Wizard of Oz musical Special guests will share Narrator duties with Richard O'Brien at a charity gala. Stephen Fry and a Spice Girl join Rocky Horror The ballet dancer died in a motorbike accident in London, his family confirm. Swan Lake dancer Jonathan Ollivier dies Hamlet actor called audiences using cameras 'mortifying'. Cumberbatch pleads with fans to stop filming The Sherlock star has received mixed reviews so far for his Barbican play. Here's Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet Amelia Lily will continue rocking out to Green Day in London until the autumn. American Idiot gets West End extension It's the theatrical equivalent of Star Wars or the latest iPhone. Cumberbatch fans queue overnight for tickets Sherlock star is described as both "electrifying" and "self-indulgent" after his debut last night. Cumberbatch's Hamlet gets mixed reaction 18-year-old music student will bring you to the wonderful world of Oz later this year. The Wiz Live casts its Dorothy The musical starring Sheridan Smith will debut in November this year. Sheridan Smith's Funny Girl dates announced BGT winners will continue to amaze with their clever shadow theatre performances. Watch exclusive trailer for Attraction show Spectre star and Bertie Carvel are potent adversaries in the Almeida's revival of Euripides' final masterpiece. Ben Whishaw's Bakkhai reviewed ★★★★ Find out what you can see and when at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Edinburgh Fringe: Everything we know Find out everything you need to know about the "untold part of Harry's story" - updated as we learn more. Harry Potter play: Everything you need to know The actress and singer will swap Memphis for Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical in October. Hear Beverley Knight take on 'Memory' for Cats There will also be mazes dedicated to Insidious and Freddy vs Jason. Walking Dead to spook again at Universal Studios Audiences across Europe will have the chance to see Richard O'Brien return to the stage. Richard O'Brien returns to Rocky Horror Producers say they have made the "prudent decision" after poor summer sales. Stephen Merchant's West End play closes early Singer speaks about proving people wrong by winning rave reviews for his turn in Memphis. Matt Cardle talks post-X Factor doubters Ian Kelsey will join former Casualty star Patrick Robinson for Bill Kenwright's stage celebration of the acclaimed movie and novella. Doctors star joins Shawshank Redemption play The screening of The Empire Strikes Back is billed as "your chance to save the galaxy". See new Star Wars Secret Cinema trailer The pair will star in The Perfect Day for a UK tour next year. Shane Richie, Jessie Wallace for stage comedy Life's A Stage will follow the world of West End theatre. A West End reality show is happening Actor Jack Gleeson is a Space Bear. Of course. Where's Game of Thrones' Joffrey now? Coupling actress Gina Bellman stars in Orson's Shadow in London's Southwark Playhouse. New Orson Welles play celebrates centenary You can now listen to studio versions of the star's The Bodyguard - The Musical performances. Listen to Alexandra Burke take on Whitney hits Former X Factor winner may have found his true calling in this stomping hit musical. Matt Cardle impresses in Memphis debut ★★★★★