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Thanasis Papakonstantinou

Greek singer-songwriter.

KOKO, London NW1

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£25.87 / 0870 432 5527

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

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

Assembly Hall, Worthing

Sun 28 Dec

£24 / 01903 206206

  • 19:45

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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

Wed 1 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Thu 2 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 3 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 6 more dates until 10 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

Sat 4 Oct

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

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 5 Oct

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

  • 19:30

Sat 11 Oct

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

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 12 Oct

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

  • 19:30

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Glamorous Amorous

The Lady Boys present their world-famous show with renditions of J-Lo, Whitney, Kylie et al.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Mon 6 Oct

£21.50 (£20) / 01254 582579

  • 19:30
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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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Dreamboats And Miniskirts

  • Written by: Maurice Gran

Musical sequel to Dreamboats and Petticoats written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, which follows an aspiring vocal duo, who must adapt their style to succeed during the advent of the Beatles and the Mersey sound. Featuring the hits 'Twist & Shout', 'Handy Man', 'Pretty Woman' and 'One Fine Day'.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 9 Mar 2015

£9.75–£44.50

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£10–£44.50

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£10–£44.50

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Mon 10 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Tue 11 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Wed 12 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

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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

Dirty Dusting

Three senior cleaning ladies embark on a brand new business venture together – a telephone sex line.

Alnwick Playhouse

Sat 25 Oct

£20.50 (£19.50) / 01665 510785

  • 19:30

The Customs House, South Shields

Wed 1 Oct

£20 / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Epsom Playhouse

Wed 8 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

Fri 17 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

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Billy Connolly: High Horse

The Big Yin of Scottish stand-up takes a break from all that globe-trotting and acting for a Scottish stand-up tour. A rare chance to see live what made him famous. Connolly's talent for spinning a great yarn began back in his 1960s folkie days, when his sets veered off from music to storytelling. Since then, he's…

Caird Hall, Dundee

Sat 11 Oct

£30 / 01382 434940

Sun 12 Oct

£30 / 01382 434940

Perth Concert Hall

Wed 1 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

Thu 2 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 19 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Mon 20 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Wed 22 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

…and 7 more dates until 31 Oct

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Bose Urban Conductor Event

An interactive listening experience designed by Bose where participants can mix their own track and test out the latest range of Bose headphones. There's also a chance to view a gallery of digital content and visual art created by up and coming music artists.

Elys Yard, London E1

Thu 2 Oct

Free

VIP event. Tickets won by competition ballot.

  • 19:00 – 21:30

A Life in Music: Jimmy Page

Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page talks about his life, career and new book with Guardian music editor, Michael Hann. His autobiography – Jimmy Page – discusses his life in the world-famous band, as well as his life off-stage and is illustrated by personal photographs.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Wed 15 Oct

£20 / 020 7730 4500

The Angina Monologue

Doug Devaney's one man show is a tale of booze, bacon and the BBC Breakfast sofa. Join this bad patient on a comic journey from cardiac ward through rehab to media stardom and beyond, picking up a ukulele and Barbara Windsor on the way.

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 28 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

  • 20:30

Wed 29 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

  • 20:30

Fri 31 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

  • 20:30

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

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 4 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 10 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
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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.

Danson Park, Bexleyheath

Tue 7 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Wed 8 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Thu 9 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 11 Oct

Ealing Common, London W5

Wed 22 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Thu 23 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Fri 24 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 26 Oct

Aberlady Fireworks and Bonfire Night

Community fireworks display and bonfire, organised by Aberlady Kids Football Club, with promises of barbecues, hot dogs, mulled wine and sparklers.

Gosford Bothy Farm Shop, Aberlady

Sun 2 Nov

£3 (Family £10) / 07710 434347

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Anything Goes

Loudoun Musical Society present Cole Porter's musical following the madcap antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. Includes such songs as 'Anything Goes', 'You’re the Top' and 'I Get a Kick Out of You'.

Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Regeneration

Play based on Pat Barker's 1991 novel about Siegfried Sasson and his fellow officers, and the treatment they received at Craiglockhart hospital during WWI.

Edinburgh Napier University

Wed 8 Oct

Free

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 18:00 – 20:00

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 3 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Ruby Wax: Sane New World

Ruby's new show is all about sanity and how we can cling onto it.

Cheltenham Town Hall

Wed 15 Oct

£19 / 0844 576 2210

  • 19:30

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Tue 21 Oct

£18.50 (£16) / 01553 764864

  • 20:00

Farnham Maltings

Thu 16 Oct

£17.50 ( £15) / 01252 745444

  • 20:00 – 22:00

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An Evening with Sheila Hancock and Michael Palin

Two stars swing by for live appearances. First up is author and actress Sheila Hancock, followed by former Monty Python star Michael Palin.

Tait Hall, Kelso

Tue 21 Oct

£14 single event (Both events £23) / 01573 224233

Please note, Sheila Hancock will be appearing at 6.15pm, and Michael Palin at 8pm. Part of Borders Book Festival.

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Blockbuster: The Musical

A family musical featuring classic rock hits from the 1970s by artists such as Sweet, Smokie and Tina Turner, written by the song-writing team, Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. The show features Paul Nicholas and Suzanne Shaw.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Wed 1 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Thu 2 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Fri 3 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Sat 4 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Fireworks Extravaganza

To keep up with audience demand there are two fireworks displays at George Watson's Rugby Stadium. Both shows feature a full programme of entertainment, including Delighters Fire Circus Theatre, rock choir and pipe band. Plus plenty of hot food and drink. Book online via the SLA charity website; early booking advised.

George Watson's Rugby Stadium, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£6.50–£7.50 (Family £24–£26; under 2s free) / 0131 629 9112

  • 18:40

Northern Soul Nights

Resident DJs play Northern soul.

St Dominic's Catholic Club, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 0191 232 9315

  • 19:30

An Evening With Kevin Pietersen

The South African batsman will discuss his successful cricket career and read excerpts from his autobiography.

The Monastery, Manchester

Tue 7 Oct

£22

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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