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In pictures (November 1): Hamilton cast, Oxford Playhouse gala, Soho Theatre, Leeds Playhouse and more

Hamilton cast members Marsha Songcome, Jason Pennycooke and Rachel John give blood at Edgeware Community Hospital. Photo: Callum Stephen PR
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The latest press night parties, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week’s highlights include the press nights of Burgerz at Hackney Showroom, Airplays (in association with Leeds Playhouse) at Leeds College of Music, Blood Runs Deep at the Unity Theatre Liverpool, Pickle Jar at Soho Theatre, Jess and Joe Forever at the Stephen Joseph Theatre as well as the cast of Hamilton giving blood, Red Ladder 50th birthday at Albion Electric Warehouse in Leeds, Barbara Lindsay Fundraiser, Ivy Leaf Club in Whittlesey, CIPR Midlands Pride Awards in Birmingham, the Achates Prize at the Roundhouse, Oxford Playhouse celebrity gala

Burgerz press night, Hackney Showroom, London

Artistic director Nina Lyndon, writer and performer Travis Alabanza and director Sam Curtis Lindsay. Photo: Flavia Fraser-Cannon

Airplays, Leeds College of Music

Blood Runs Deep press night, Unity Theatre, Liverpool

Back row: David Paul, Margaret Connell and Bill Elms. Front: Emma Vaudrey, Alice Merivale, Brandon McCaffery and John Schumacher at the press night at the Unity Theatre

Jess and Joe Forever press night, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Barbara Lindsay Fundraiser, Ivy Leaf Club, Whittlesey, Peterborough

Performers Con Cluskey, David Carter, guest May Mulgrew, Jimmy Cricket, Johnny Mans (agent) and Dec Cluskey. Photo: Real Publicity

Oxford Playhouse celebrity gala

Pickle Jar press night, Soho Theatre, London

Writer and performer Maddie Rice with director Katie Pesskin. Photo: Chloe Nelkin Consulting
Writer and performer Maddie Rice with director Katie Pesskin. Photo: Chloe Nelkin Consulting

Red Ladder 50th birthday, Albion Electric Warehouse, Leeds

Achates Prize, the Roundhouse, London

Caroline McCormick, founder of the Achates Philanthropy Prize; Craig Stokes, Laing O’Rourke; Lora Krasteva, With One Voice; Richard Naylor, Prize sponsor, BOP Consulting; Danielle Sugrue, Laing O’Rourke; Dagmar Walz, Foundation Trustee and judges Mark Ferguson and Laing O’Rourke. Photo: James Allan

CIPR Midlands Pride Awards, Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham

Alexandra Lewington from sponsor Reuben Sinclair with winners – Birmingham Hippodrome team members Laura Smith (head of communications), Amy Stutz (communications Assistant), Ben Wooldridge (communications manager) and Nichole Cooper (communications executive)

Send photos for consideration, with complete captions (event, venue, names, job titles) and photographer credit to cath@thestage.co.uk (Please note, photographs will not be used if all names are not provided)

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