In pictures (August 24): Jesus Christ Superstar, Theatre by the Lake and more from Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Cast members Maimuna Memon and Tyrone Huntley at the press night for Jesus Christ Superstar. Photo: David Jensen
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The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week’s highlights include opening nights of the From Page to Stage festival at the Other Palace, Remarkable Invisible at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick, Jesus Christ Superstar at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre as well as Rosalind Blessed and Clare Balding at Edinburgh Festival Fringe…

Jesus Christ Superstar press night, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, London

From Page to Stage festival opening, the Other Palace, London

Remarkable Invisible press night, Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

Ed Lewis (composer/sound), director Zoe Waterman, artistic director Conrad Lynch, writer Laura Eason, Johanna Town (lighting), cast members Eliza Hunt, Matt Addis and Alice Selwyn, designer Bronia Housman and Ian Barritt (cast). Photo: Kathryn Bennett

A Spoonful of Sherman press night, Live at Zedel, London

Pianist Christopher Hamilton, Daniel Boys (cast), Robert Sherman (music and lyrics) and Helena Blackman (cast). Photo: Safavi PR

Central School of Speech and Drama alumni annual gathering, Scottish Arts Club, Edinburgh

Stuart Griffiths (programming director for Ambassador Theatre Group), Joseph Seelig (director of the London International Mime Festival), William Burdett-Coutts (founder and director of Assembly), Gavin Henderson (CSSD principal) and Helen Lannaghan (director of the London International Mime Festival)

Rosalind Blessed at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Clare Balding visits the cast of Offside, Edinburgh Festival Fringe


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