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Hilary Rhodes as Geraldine Grainger with Julie Lilley as Alice the Verger

Vicar of Dibley draws worshippers to Pump House

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

It's panto time - oh yes it is, our pick of the festive shows for 2015

How high can you dream?

How high can you dream?

NICK WALL (46103648)

Nancy Dell'Olio shows her support for Elton John's Aids Foundation and you can too

Acclaimed orchestra and jazz dancers get you In The Mood

Acclaimed orchestra and jazz dancers get you In The Mood

Asian theme for Shakespeare

Asian theme for Shakespeare

Mark Holliday (41835099)

The Great Gatsby rides again

Nick Moran (Donny) and Michael McKell (PJ) in character for Roaring Trade

The wolf of Oxhey prowls The Park

EastEnders' Jake Wood stars in Alban Arena panto as arch villain Captain Hook

Haydn Davis and Jevan Morris in rehearsals for The Ladykillers

The Pump House Theatre hosts classic comedy The Ladykillers

Hannah Hutch, who plays Anne Thorn, in rehearsals for Jane Wenham: The Witch of Walkern (Picture by Richard Davenport)

BAFTA-winning playwright pens new play to premiere at Watford Palace Theatre

Benedict Cumberbatch (Hamlet) and cast in rehearsal. Photo credit Johan Persson

First look at Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet

Some of the youngsters performing at intu Watford

Pump House's little Beauties

Sophie Rose on stage in Quiet Violence

Cheese, tight jeans and HobNobs

Features writer Rosy Moorhead doing 'shots' with the Bad Behaviour Bears

Avenue Q comes to Watford

Rehearsing in the grounds of Oakhill

Rickmansworth Players head to the great outdoors

The future of our national health service is up in the air

Stitching up the NHS

Kings Langley Players invite you to the Little Shop of Horrors

Welcome to the Little Shop of Horrors

Pasha Kovalev

‘I have been a gypsy all my life’

Gloriator stars Pauline Morel and Susie Donkin

Gloriator, ready!

Krishna the Musical

The story of Krishna told through dance

Left to right: Alexis Gerred, Marcus Collins, James Bisp and Glenn Carter

The West End comes to Watford

A scene from Nursing Lives

A story without words

Roelof Stammeijer (left) and Ben Pearl prepare for their show

A magic show with a dark twist

A scene from the play Plastic Figurines

Play is a moving look at autism

Evil is overcome in the children’s opera Brundibár which is being staged at Watford Palace Theatre.

Music and hope overcome evil in an uplifting tale

Rehearsals for The Herbal Bed

Abbots Langley Players take part in Royal Shakespeare Company project

Sheena Patel in rehearsals for The Deranged Marriage

Get ready for a Punjabi wedding frenzy

Edele Lynch

Pop star turns pirate

Gareth Thomas portrait by Dan Wilton

Tackling life off the rugby pitch

Make a beeline for The Honey Man

Make a beeline for The Honey Man

Celebrate 35 glorious years with Vienna Festival Ballet

Celebrate 35 glorious years with Vienna Festival Ballet

The Reduced Shakespeare tackle the subject they were born to reduce - comedy

'Clowns are floppy-shoed servants of evil'

Dona Croll (Kate Keller), Ray Shell (Joe Keller), Pamela Raith star in All My Sons

Family drama played out against a universal backdrop

David Hare

Playwright David Hare issues a call to arms - again

Lloyd as Joseph

X Factor star Lloyd Daniels: 'I told them I wasn't a singer!'

William Hope in rehearsals for Jefferson's Garden ( PICTURE: Richard Lakos)

Aliens star William Hope stars in Jefferson's Garden, the new play by Timberlake Wertenbaker

Mario Kombou in his various guises as Elvis

Q&A with The King on his 80th birthday

Swan Lake

From Russia with love

I love you, Elf, but we only have 12 days to save Christmas!

I love you, Elf, but we only have 12 days to save Christmas!

Nigel Pivaro as Abanazar

Q&A with Nigel Pivaro - aka Terry Duckworth - ahead of his appearance in Aladdin at Watersmeet

Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure

Santa, stop in Watford!

The War of the Worlds

The war to end all wars

The shoe fits! Cinderella is at the Radlett Centre this Christmas

It's panto time in Watford - oh yes it is!

In rehearsals for The Vortex

Enter the vortex

Audition for a part in Peter Pan at Watford Palace Theatre in 2015

Audition for a part in Peter Pan at Watford Palace Theatre in 2015

Q&A with Queen Boudicca

Q&A with Queen Boudicca

The Naked Hope of Quentin Crisp

The Naked Hope of Quentin Crisp

Mark Monero on stage in Antigone

Greek tragedy set in a nightclub

Joannah Tincey and Nicholas Underwood in PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. Photo Credit Laura Martin

Taking on Pride and Prejudice

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