The Sunday Preview: Theatre

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Separate Tables (Albery, 071-867 1115, opens tomorrow). Peter Hall directs Terence Rattigan's double bill set in a Bournemouth hotel, starring Peter Bowles and Patricia Hodge.

Sunset Boulevard (Adelphi, 071-836 9578, now previewing, opens 12 July). Lloyd Webber's long-awaited musical, adapted by Christopher Hampton.

The Mountain Giants (Cottesloe, 071- 928 2252, previews Thurs, opens 14

July). Pirandello's last work, about a magician who plays host to an acting troupe, is directed by William Gaskill.

Marvin's Room (Hampstead, 071-722 9301, previews Thurs, opens 13 July). Alison Steadman plays against type as a long-suffering daughter who has spent a lifetime caring for her father.

Romania's Baby (New End, 071-794 0022, previews Tues, opens Thurs). First Tier Company's year-long stay in Romania culminates in a study of the motives of charity workers.

Roy Cohn/Jack Smith (ICA, 071-930 3647, Fri to 12 July). Ron Vawter's one-man show about two famous victims of Aids and their contrasting reactions to homosexuality.