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Dunfermline Fireworks Display

This years display is superhero themed with a fireworks spectacular set to superhero theme songs. Music is supplied by the Kingdom FM roadshow as well as samba and pipe bands.

Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline

Sat 8 Nov

Free

Wolverhampton Bonfire and Fireworks Night

Family friendly bonfire night celebrations with a display just for the kids at 7pm, bonfire at 7:30pm and the main fireworks event at 8:30pm.

West Park, Wolverhampton

Sat 1 Nov

£4.95 (Children £3.30) / 0870 320 7000

Three Sisters

John Byrne (Tutti Frutti, The Slab Boys) present Chekhov's classic drama, documenting the decay of the privileged class in Russia and the search for meaning in the modern world.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 23 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 24 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 25 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

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

Meadowbank Annual Fireworks Display

Fun for all the family at Edinburgh's only official fireworks display, which kicks off at 7.30pm.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

£6.50 / 0844 8700 887

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Songs From The Enchanted Garden

From composer Martin Green (Lau) and songwriter Karine Polwart comes a production of original songs based on stories written by local children. This unique musical event features members from Frightened Rabbit, the Bananas Sessions and 60 strong children's choir.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Wed 22 Oct

£6 (£3; Under 18s free) / 01786 473544

David O'Doherty Has Checked Everything

Armed with a teeny keyboard and an incredible wit, David presents his latest solo show of comedy and songs, the ledge.

The Core At Corby Cube

Fri 31 Oct

£15.50

Exeter Corn Exchange

Sun 9 Nov

£15 / 01392 665938

The Glee Club, Cardiff Bay

Wed 12 Nov

£15 / 0871 472 0400

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Roy Chubby Brown

Blue comedy from man branded 'too rude for television'. Never mind the comedy, that patchwork jacket is hardly fit for public consumption.

Albert Halls, Bolton

Fri 24 Oct

£20 / 01204 334400

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Thu 11 Jun 2015

£20 / 0161 928 1677

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Thu 5 Mar 2015

£20 / 01892 530613

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Your Questions Discussed In The Light Of Spiritual Science: Talk

Discussion with Adrian Hotten about using the tool of the outlook of Anthroposophy to better understand what is really happening in the world around us.

Rudolf Steiner House, London NW1

Wed 29 Oct

£3.50 (£1) / 020 7723 4400

Wed 12 Nov

£3.50 (£1) / 020 7723 4400

Wed 26 Nov

£3.50 (£1) / 020 7723 4400

Wed 10 Dec

£3.50 (£1) / 020 7723 4400

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…

SECC, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Thu 23 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 24 Oct

Clyde Auditorium

£28–£30 / 0141 248 3000

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The Curing Room

  • 4 stars

Spring 1944: seven Soviet soldiers have been captured by the Nazis, stripped naked and abandoned in the locked empty cellar of a monastery in southern Poland. Deprived of all ties to their world, the prisoners redefine their concepts of order and human nature. In order to survive the men resort to murder and cannibalism.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Wed 22 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Thu 23 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Fri 24 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

…and 16 more dates until 9 Nov

Comedy Carnival

A full-on showcase of the best and funniest around.

Rumba, London W1D

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7287 2715

London's world famous comedy scene has always attracted the best international comedians. Every Friday and Saturday, our clubs present some of the finest stand-up London has to offer.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

Sat 25 Oct

£14; £16 reserved seating; £22 party package; £30 Grace party package; £30 Pizza Express Party Package / 020 7287 2715

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line-up of international comedy every Friday and Saturday night.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

Fri 31 Oct

£12 / 020 7287 2715

Stand-up comedy show featuring with four comedians.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

…and 16 more dates until 20 Dec

ListLive

Bust out your best moves guys, cos The List is taking over the country with our tiptop monthly nights. ListLive showcases some of the very best up-and-coming and established musical talent from the city and beyond. Prepare yourself for a regular injection of multi-genred artists with a different theme each time.

The Monarch, London NW1

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 020 7482 2054

This edition of ListLive features the Stevie Nicks-esque singer-songwriting skills of Jade Hopcroft, A Little Bird Told Me, aka the soul/reggae/jazz sounds of Amybeth and Evgeny and 18 year old singer-songwriters Matt Maltese.

Shrek The Musical

  • Written by: David Lindsay

Parker & Snell Company presents a show based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, this year's must-see show for all the family.

Gaiety Theatre, Douglas

Fri 24 Oct

£22 / 01624 694555

Sat 25 Oct

£22 / 01624 694555

Mon 27 Oct

£22 / 01624 694555

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Miracle on 34th Street

Based on one of the most popular Christmas films of all time, the play tells the tale of a man who claims to be the real Father Christmas.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 3 Nov

£17.50–£21.50

Tue 4 Nov

£17.50–£21.50

Wed 5 Nov

£17.50–£21.50

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sat 1 Nov

£21 (£19) / 020 8688 9291

Grimsby Auditorium

Mon 10 Nov

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 607 7461

Tue 11 Nov

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 607 7461

Wed 12 Nov

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 607 7461

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Bondagers

Sue Glover’s play with music and song follows six women land workers as they graft and dance their way through a year on a 19th Century Borders farm. Directed by Lu Kemp.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
…and 16 more dates until 15 Nov

The Coathangers

Punky garage style rock from the Atlanta trio.

The Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

Wed 12 Nov

£7–£10 / 0131 558 8209

With The Twistettes.

Please note: There is also a live music after party from 11pm–2.30am, which is free to those attending the main event.

Wharf Chambers, Leeds

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices

Day of the Dead Glesga

Slip into some fresh facepaint and practice your spooky dance – it's Día de los Muertos! Expect a Mexican fiesta with live Mariachi music courtesy of Rapido Mariachi, DJs Tigerbeat and Jill Mingo spinning Latin beats and dance floor bangers, choreographed dance from burlesque troupe the Femme Fatales and of course mucho…

Stereo, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0141 222 2254

Return To The Forbidden Planet

  • Written by: Bob Carlton

Join Captain Tempest and his fearless crew on a stellar adventure into hyperspace in this intergalactic musical.

Grimsby Auditorium

Mon 23 Feb 2015

£29.50 / 0870 607 7461

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£10–£25 / 0870 607 7461

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£10–£25 / 0870 607 7461

…and 3 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Mon 9 Feb 2015

£10–£44.50 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 10 Feb 2015

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7648

…and 3 more dates until 14 Feb 2015

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£10–£29.50 / 0870 607 7533

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£10–£29.50 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£10–£29.50 / 0870 607 7533

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

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The Science of Cycling

Cycling experts – including Will Fotheringham (The Guardian's cycling correspondent), Emma Pooley (former pro cyclist), Phil Burt (British Cycling's lead physiotherapist) and Nigel Mitchell (British Cycling's head of nutrition – talk about the pursuit for cycling perfection.

National Cycling Centre, Manchester

Wed 22 Oct

£20 / 0161 223 2244

Bee Kind And Dine

Bee Kind and Dine are hosting an evening of fine dining with the subtle buzz of education, all in aid of the honey bee. They are popping up in Dalston for their debut dining experience, offering a three-course meal inspired by the honey bee.

Briggs & Williams, London E8

Thu 20 Nov

£30 / 020 3674 7693

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 24 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Sat 25 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Fri 31 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 7171

…and 17 more dates until 27 Dec

Bilston Bonfire & Fireworks Display

Bonfire Night celebrations complete with spectacular fireworks displays for all the family. A special children's display starts at 7pm before a bonfire at 7.30pm and the main fireworks at 8:30pm.

Hickman Park, Bilston

Fri 31 Oct

£4.95 (Children £3.30) / 0870 320 7000

Our House

Musical comedy-drama set in London's Camden Town and featuring famous songs by the 1980s ska-pop band, Madness. Presented by the Allegro Musical Group.

Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Oct

£10–£13 / 0131 447 7597

  • 19:30 Our House Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

£10–£13 / 0131 447 7597

  • 19:30 Our House Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

£10–£13 / 0131 447 7597

  • 19:30 Our House Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£10–£13 / 0131 447 7597

  • 19:30 Our House Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh
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