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In pictures (January 3): Pantomime at Bath and York Theatre Royal, Worthing Pavilion and more

Peter Pan at Theatre Royal Bath – director Michael Gattrell with cast members Jon Monie, Tim Edwards, Paul Nicholas, Rebecca Wheatley and choreographer Danielle Drayton. Photo: Louise Curwen
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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 The Grand Old Dame of York, Aladdin at the Pavilion Theatre in Worthing and Aladdin at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford as well as Stephen Freeman’s farewell at Stephen Joseph Theatre

Stephen Freeman farewell drinks, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Chair Helen Boaden, artistic director Paul Robinson, director Alan Ayckbourn and outgoing chief executive Stephen Freeman. Photo: Turnstone Media

The Grand Old Dame of York press night, York Theatre Royal

Autumn Draper, Cameron MacDonald, Danielle Mullan, Elliot Styche Suzy Cooper, Scott Wallace, Damian Cruden, Berwick Kaler,David Leonard, Martin Barrass, Grace Harrington, Charleigh Scott, Jake Lindsay, AJ Powell, Ami Barwell and Joseph Poulton. Photo: Anthony Robling

Aladdin press night, Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Aladdin, Pavilion Theatre, Worthing

Cast member Lee Latchford-Evans meets young fans. Photo: Simon/Vervate

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

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