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In pictures (July 5): Curve, 39 Steps, Giffords Circus, Open Air Theatre, Other Palace, Southwark Playhouse, Polka and Nick Hern Books

Clockwise from left: Joseph Rowe (cast), adapter/director Vicky Ireland, writer Jacqueline Wilson and cast members Davina Moon, Erika Poole, Phil Yarrow, Lydia Orange and Ruby Ablett at the press night of Double Act at Polka Theatre. Photo: Kate Morley PR

The latest press night parties, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week’s highlights include the press nights of Giffords Circus, The Turn of the Screw at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre,The 39 Steps in Scarborough, Thrill Me at the Other Palace, Sticky and Infinite at Joy Southwark Playhouse as well as Leicester Curve and Nick Hern Books birthday celebrations

Giffords Circus press night, Chiswick House and Gardens, London

Thrill Me press night, the Other Palace, London

Cast members Harry Downes (left) and Ellis Dackombe (right) with musical director Kris Rawlinson (centre). Photo: Susie Safavi PR

Nick Hern Books 30th birthday party, Royal Court Theatre, London

The 39 Steps press night, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Infinite Joy press night, Southwark Playhouse, London

Cast of Infinite Joy. Photo: Susie Safavi PR

The Turn of the Screw press night, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, London

Curve 10th birthday gala, Leicester

Sticky press night, Southwark Playhouse, London

Cast of Sticky. Photo: Susie Safavi PR

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