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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 13 Nov

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 27 Sep

£22.50 / 01383 740384

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

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…and at 64 other places

Gordon Buchanan: Lost Adventures

Gordon's tales of his adventures, expedition and wildlife experiences.

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Mon 20 Oct

The Beacon Theatre

£14.50 / 01475 723723

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 24 Oct

£14.50 / 01382 434940

Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles

Fri 10 Oct

£12.50–£14.50 (Children £5) / 01721 725777

  • 19:30 – 21:00

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Nick Harper

Singer, songwriter and virtuoso guitarist Nick 'son of Roy' Harper takes his show on the road – attention all 'Harponauts' (as the man himself calls them).

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Sat 22 Nov

£12.50 / 01642 525199

  • 20:00

Bar 1:22, Huddersfield

Thu 20 Nov

£9 / 01484 480252

  • 20:00 – 00:00

The Borderline, London W1D

Sun 9 Nov

£17 / 0870 060 3777

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…and at 6 other places

Still Game

  • Cast: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill

The stage version of Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill's TV sitcom of ageing disgracefully, starring Ford Kiernan as Jack Jarvis and Greg Hemphill as Victor McDade.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

  • 19:30

Sat 27 Sep

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 28 Sep

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 7 more dates until 7 Oct

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Thu 2 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00
…and 7 more dates until 12 Oct back to top

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Addington Park, Croydon

Wed 1 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Thu 2 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Fri 3 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30
…and 2 more dates until 5 Oct

Danson Park, Bexleyheath

Tue 7 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Wed 8 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30

Thu 9 Oct

£10–£18 / 0844 4155 228

  • 12:30 – 21:30
…and 3 more dates until 12 Oct

People's Park, Jersey

Wed 24 Sep

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 16:45
  • 19:30

Thu 25 Sep

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 16:45
  • 19:30

Fri 26 Sep

£12–£26 (Children £10–£18) / 0844 4155 228

  • 16:45
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

The Faile Bast Deluxx Fluxx Arcade

  • 4 stars

An interactive installation by the American artists, who are based in Brooklyn, New York and are prominent members of the street art scene.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 29 Sep

The Pleasance Sessions: The List Magazine Presents …

The List presents the like of Prehistoric Friends, Two Wings, Ubre Blanca, plus TYCI DJs and visuals by Adventures in Light.

The Pleasance, Edinburgh

Thu 16 Oct

£5.95–£6.95 / 0131 650 4673

Part of Pleasance Sessions.

Club Trop!

Resident DJs play dance, pop and classic tracks from the 1980s.

The House Of Smith, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 29 Sep

Phone for prices

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Mon 6 Oct

Phone for prices

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Mon 13 Oct

Phone for prices

  • 22:30 – 03:00
…and 2 more dates until 27 Oct

David Mitchell: The Bone Clocks

The author of Cloud Atlas introduces and discusses his latest novel.

Garden Theatre, Cheltenham

Fri 3 Oct

£10

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

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The Egg

Indie, 60s garage, electro, northern soul, ska, 70s punk and new wave at this Edinburgh institution for those in the know after a quick fix of decent music and attitude free clubbing.

Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£2 before midnight; £5 after / 0131 229 1442

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Thu 25 Sep

£2 before midnight; £5 after / 0131 229 1442

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 26 Sep

£2 before midnight; £5 after / 0131 229 1442

  • 23:00 – 03:00
…and 34 more dates until 30 Oct

Joy

The seminal Edinburgh gay night returns.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£10 in advance; £15 on the door / 0131 558 3758

The clubnight celebrates its 21st birthday with Maggie and Alan, Trendy Wendy, Sally F, Brett King and DJ Michelle.

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Jurassic 5

Respected alternative hip hop crew from Los Angeles, who have recently reformed, known for their socially conscious lyrics.

Concorde 2, Brighton

Thu 2 Oct

£17.50 / 01273 673311

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari is one of the biggest stars in the comedy world. Rolling Stone put him on the cover of their special comedy issue labeling him “the funniest man under 30." He recently debuted his much anticipated third hour-long stand-up special Buried Alive on Netflix in November. The special was named one of the best…

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Sun 30 Nov

£33.90 / 0844 249 4300

Crouch End Car Boot and Indoor Market

Buy and sell vintage clothes, toys, books and more at this car boot sale, and help raise funds for Weston Park School.

Weston Park Primary School, London N8

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 020 8347 5000

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 8347 5000

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 020 8347 5000

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 020 8347 5000

  • 09:00 – 13:00
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Happy Birthday Sunita

Harvey Virdi's comedy drama suitable for all ages follows The Johals, who can't find birthday girl Sunita. As the preparations for her birthday meal are being made, family conflict begins to surface.

Watermans Art Centre, Brentford

Tue 14 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45

Wed 15 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45

Thu 16 Oct

£12.50 (£10) / 020 8232 1010

  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 18 Oct

Joe Longthorne

With three decades of experience under his belt, Longthorne, who hails from the days of 'Live at the Palladium', performs from his vast back catalogue. He's known for his uncanny impersonations of Shirley Bassey, who apparently claims 'Joe can do me better than I can do myself'.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Fri 31 Oct

£19.50–£22.50 / 08441 717620

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£18.50–£23.50 (£17.50–£22.50) / 01702 351135

  • 20:00

The Customs House, South Shields

Sat 27 Sep

£23 (£22) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

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Kill Johnny Glendenning

A murderous comedy about the Glasgow underworld. Co-production between the Royal Lyceum Theatre and Citizens Theatre.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Thu 23 Oct

£13–£17 (£2; Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

Fri 24 Oct

£15–£20.50 (Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

…and 11 more dates until 8 Nov

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 14:00

Thu 25 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30

Sat 27 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 11 Oct

Ragnarok

Staged in the atmospheric Hush House venue at Bentwaters airbase, RAGNAROK is a funny, fast-paced, high-energy interpretation of the ancient tale of the doom of the Norse gods with ingenious set design, a gutsy score and beautiful puppetry.

Hush House, Bentwaters Parks, Woodbridge

Wed 24 Sep

£12–£17

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Thu 25 Sep

£12–£17

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Fri 26 Sep

£12–£17

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Sun 28 Sep

£12–£17

  • 15:30 – 18:00

A:M

Promising 'the naughtiest party for the dirtiest boyz', there's an amateur strip contest, giveaways, gogo dancers and the intriguingly named 'Scally Alley'.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 26 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 3 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 10 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00
…and 45 more dates until 21 Aug 2015 back to top

Botanic Lights

Follow a trail of light through the Botanic Garden and see it illuminated as you've never seen it before.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Oct

£12.50 (Children £6; under 3s free) / 0844 573 8455

Fri 31 Oct

£12.50 (Children £6; under 3s free) / 0844 573 8455

Sat 1 Nov

£12.50 (Children £6; under 3s free) / 0844 573 8455

…and 19 more dates until 23 Nov

Derren Brown: Brand New Show 2015

  • Written by: Derren Brown

The stage and screen illusionist and master of the psychological manipulation, returns in his latest solo show.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Mon 11 May 2015

£35–£42.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Tue 12 May 2015

£35–£42.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Wed 13 May 2015

£35–£42.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 16 May 2015

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 6 Jul 2015

£39.90–£54.90

  • 19:30

Tue 7 Jul 2015

£39.90–£54.90

  • 19:30

Wed 8 Jul 2015

£39.90–£54.90

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 11 Jul 2015

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Mon 29 Jun 2015

£36.50; £39.50 / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30

Tue 30 Jun 2015

£36.50; £39.50 / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Jul 2015

£36.50; £39.50 / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 4 Jul 2015

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Hairspray: The Academy

  • Directed by: John Waters
  • Written by: Thomas Meehan

The West End's favourite musical comedy is performed in a radically new way.

Theatr Ffwrnes, Llanelli

Thu 25 Sep

£11 / 0845 226 3510

  • 19:00

Fri 26 Sep

£11 / 0845 226 3510

  • 19:00

Sat 27 Sep

£11 / 0845 226 3510

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Radical Figures: Post-war British Figurative Painting

In the post-war period of surrealism, abstraction and pop art a school of artists pioneered the reinvention of figurative art. The display explores the work of The London School featuring works by Francis Bacon, Lucien Freud and David Hockney.

Manchester Art Gallery

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

The Ark a Project by Bear Cub Gallery

Art on a theme of conservation.

Crypt On The Green, St James', London EC1R

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 4 more dates until 2 Oct back to top