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In pictures (October 11): BAC, Take That in Aberdeen, Hope Street Theatre, Birmingham Rep, Theatre503, Southwark Playhouse, Mercury and more

Cast and creatives of Rallying Cry at Battersea Arts Centre. Photo: Suzi Corker Cast and creatives of Rallying Cry at Battersea Arts Centre. Photo: Suzi Corker
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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 Rallying Cry at Battersea Arts Centre, All You Need is LSD at Birmingham Rep, A Night in Provence press night, Mill at Sonning, The Art of Gaman at Theatre503, Moll Flanders at the Mercury Theatre, Colchester, The Sweet Science of Bruising at Southwark Playhouse as well as Gary Barlow and Howard Donald’s surprise visit to His Majesty’s Theatre Theatre in Aberdeen

The Sweet Science of Bruising press night, Southwark Playhouse, London

All You Need is LSD press night, Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Back row: Natasha Bergg, Jenni Grainger, Jack Hunter, Sophia Clist, Stephen Harper, Sophie Mercell and Annie Fitzmaurice. Front: Jen Holton, Alex Boucher, Nick Slater, Emma Eldridge-Doyle, Leona Nally and George Potts. Photo: Told by an Idiot

A Night in Provence press night, Mill at Sonning, Reading

The Art of Gaman press night,  Theatre503, London

Back Row: Simeon Miller, Philip Desmeules, Rose Hockaday and Richard Irvine. Front: Alice Dillon, You-Ri Yamanaka, Tomoko Komura, Mark Takeshi Ota, Dipika Guha, Helen Milne, Helen Coyston, Laura Clifford and Ailin Conant. Photo: Rebecca Usher

Gary Barlow and Howard Donald visit The Band at His Majesty’s Theatre Theatre, Aberdeen

Moll Flanders press night, Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Back row: Kiaran-Lee Kesby, Dan Bottomley, Tom Marshall, Ryan McBryde, Bill Champion,
Eva-Jane Willis, Paul Herbert, Nick Perry and Alan Vicary. Front: Mark Peachey, Victoria Hamnett, Peter Manchester, Hanna Khogali and Annie Wensak. Photo: Amy Carbonero

Three Sat Under The Banyan Tree press night, Polka Theatre, London

A Midsummer’s Night Dream press night, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Dan Gillespie Sells, Toheeb Jimon, Patricia Allison, Evelyn Miller, Sophia Nomvete, Rebecca Jane-Davies, Francesca Mills, Lorne MacFadyen, Bobby Delaney, Phil Cheadle, Donna Berlin, Daniel Rigby, Pandora Colin, Samuel Towns

Jupiter Artland Foundation tenth anniversary, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

Co-founder of Jupiter Artland, Nicky Wilson with Paul Roseby, artistic director of National Youth Theatre. Photo: Jupiter Artland.

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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