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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

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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…and at 59 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

Tue 30 Sep

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Wed 1 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Thu 2 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 7 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

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

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Tue 30 Sep

prices vary / 01224 641122

Perth Concert Hall

Wed 1 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

Thu 2 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

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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

Tue 30 Sep

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 4 Oct

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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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

Frankie Boyle: Work in Progress

A pretty special chance to catch The Boyle in a new work in progress show.

The Stand, Glasgow

Tue 30 Sep

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00

Thu 16 Oct

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00 – 19:00

OktoberWEST

Running since 2006, this year's Oktoberfest celebration at the brewery promises to be bigger and better than ever. Food, music, beer! Booking is essential.

WEST Brewery, Glasgow

Fri 3 Oct

£22.95 includes two-course Bavarian traditional dinner / 0141 550 0135

  • 17:30 – 01:00

Fri 10 Oct

£22.95 includes two-course Bavarian traditional dinner / 0141 550 0135

  • 17:30 – 01:00

Fri 17 Oct

£22.95 includes two-course Bavarian traditional dinner / 0141 550 0135

  • 17:30 – 01:00

Fri 24 Oct

£22.95 includes two-course Bavarian traditional dinner / 0141 550 0135

  • 17:30 – 01:00
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An Evening with Royal Blind and LK Bennett

Fashion, prosecco and nibbles with the Royal Blinde team, plus L K Bennett are offering 20% discount on purchases made on the night. All proceeds directly to the Royal Blind.

LK Bennett, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

£10 / 0131 229 1456

  • 18:30 – 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 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

F-Holes

Take sketch comedy, add an orchestra, and you've pretty much got what F-Holes is all about.

Paradise Palms, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0131 225 4186

  • 21:00 – 22:30
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The Biggest Northern Soul And Motown Night In The Midlands

Northern Soul, Tamla Motown and local DJs play Northern Motown, modern and classic soul from the sixties to the eighties.

King Power Stadium, Leicester

Sat 22 Nov

£7; £5 before 9.30pm

  • 20:00 – 02:00

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

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

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

Tue 30 Sep

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£16 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 4 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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Fracking Hell… I'm Handsome!

A party to help raise awareness for Dame Vivienne Westwood's charity Climate Revolution and to protest with our feet against 'fracking' for shale gas in the UK. Two rooms with a stellar disco & house line-up and a PA from Dame Viv herself.

iCAN Studios, London E3

Sat 4 Oct

£15; £10 early bird

  • 21:00 – 06:00

Hamlet

Dominic Hill directs Shakespeare's great tragedy, which has given rise to some of the most iconic phrases in the English language.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 30 Sep

£12.50 / 0141 429 0022

Wed 1 Oct

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

Thu 2 Oct

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

…and 7 more dates until 11 Oct

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

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

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

Tue 30 Sep

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

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