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In pictures (February 9): Critics’ Circle Awards, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie rehearsals and more…

Cast members Olivia Poulet and Raymond Coulthard at the press night of What's in A Name? at Birmingham Rep. Photo: Graeme Braidwood
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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 the first nights of What’s in A Name at Birmingham Rep, Qdos pantomimes wrap party, Relics and Kiss and Cry (London International Mime Festival), A Year From Now at the Vault Festival, and rehearsal pictures from Sinners Club at the Other Room and Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, the new musical written by Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom McRae, at Sheffield Crucible.

What’s in A Name? press night, Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Run the Beast Down press night, Finborough Theatre, London


Qdos wrap party after Dick Whittington, Birmingham Hippodrome

Critics’ Circle Awards, Prince of Wales Theatre, London

A Year From Now press night, Vault Festival, London

Director Vicki Baron with cast members Kate Goodfellow, Clementine Mills, Oscar Scott-White, Jessica Warshaw (left) and Christopher Montague (front). Photo: Chloe Nelkin Consulting

Rose Bruford College, London celebrates being granted the power to award taught degrees

Principal Michael Earley and students’ union president, Stacey Sandford.(centre) with students, staff, alumni and governors. Photo: Michael O’Reilly

Relic and Kiss and Cry post-show party, Barbican Theatre, London

Sinners Club rehearsals, the Other Room, Cardiff

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie rehearsals, Sheffield Crucible

Send photos for consideration, with complete captions (event, venue, names, job titles) and photographer credit to cath@thestage.co.uk