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Treasure Island

Classic swashbuckling panto action starring Johnny Mac, Stephen Purdon and Michelle McManus.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Sat 13 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Sat 20 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Sat 27 Dec

£17.50–£22.50 / 0141 332 1846

Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Nightvision

House and techno heavyweights Musika have banded together with bass titans Xplicit to create a series of events across the city with an aim to pave the way for a new era of electronic music.

La Belle Angèle, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£15

With Kink & Neville Watson.

Kele

Lead singer of Bloc Party, Kele has been branching out onto the decks in a new DJ/Producer section of his career.

Gorilla, Manchester

Sat 29 Nov

£14 / 0161 407 0301

SWG3, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£15 / 0141 357 7246

Pressure

More techno action from Slam featuring some big-name guests.

The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£16–£20 / 0141 565 1000

The night turns sweet 16 with sets from Ben Klock, Slam, Laura Jones and Subb-An.

  • 22:00 – 03:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 19 Dec

£24 / 0141 565 1000

Christmas party with Sven Väth.

  • 22:00 – 04:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£18–£22 / 0141 565 1000

End of year party.

  • 22:00 – 04:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow
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Wicked

  • Directed by: Joe Mantello
  • Written by: Winnie Holzman

Smash-hit musical that acts as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, with L Frank Baum's characters brilliantly re-imagined as two young girls who grow up to fulfil their destinies as Glenda the Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Sands Centre, Carlisle

Wed 3 Dec

£64.75 / 01228 633766

  • 02:30 (Thursday morning) Wicked Sands Centre, Carlisle

Hot Dub Time Machine. Best. Party. Ever.

An all night long mashup of instantly recognisable tunes from the 60s to the present day, presented against a video backdrop.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Wed 10 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Thu 11 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Fri 12 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

…and 5 more dates until 17 Dec

Balkanarama

A blend of klezmer, Balkan, gypsy punk and electronic beats featuring live music, bellydancing, Balkan rakija brandy tasting and a live jam session.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£10 (£9)

Mystere de l'est guest.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Dec

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 3758

Mystere de l'est make their Scottish debut.

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 28 Nov

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 5 Dec

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 12 Dec

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 36 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

Ceilidh at Christmas

Traditional Scots ceilidh dance with live music form the Robert Fish Band.

The Famous Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

Over-18s only

£13.50 / 0844 693 3008

Fri 5 Dec

£13.50 / 0844 693 3008

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Hogmanay Ceilidh

Ceilidh into the new year with live music from Willie Fraser with caller Ken Gourlay. No stilettos or high heels, please!

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£25 / 0131 339 5374

The Caves Edinburgh Hogmanay Party

Bring in 2015 in one of the city's most unique clubbing venues. Expect a ceilidh, choons old and new, and bags of fun to welcome in the new year.

The Caves, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£16.87 / 0131 557 8989

Ergh

Drum'n'bass and jungle.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 28 Nov

£10–£25 / 020 3242 0040

  • 22:00 – 06:00 Ergh Fire, London

Pure Science Black Friday Payback

In the main arena, Mampi Swift, Dillinja, DJ Randall, Brockie and many more spin drum'n'bass.

Wonderland, Maidstone

Fri 28 Nov

£13 / 01622 769675

Sat 29 Nov

£13 / 01622 769675

Vegas! Grand Hogmanay Ball

The Vegas team return to host another Hogmanay party. Expect showgirls, big band tunes, swing, easy listening, cabaret and burlesque featuring all the usual glamorous shenanigans plus The Soul Foundation, Missy Malone, Gypsy Charms and the Vegas Revue.

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£28.12 / 0131 556 7060

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Afrika Bambaataa

One of the godfathers and true originators of hip hop behind the seminal 'Planet Rock' which helped kick start the entire scene, way back in 1982.

O2 Academy Liverpool

Fri 28 Nov

prices vary / 0141 565 1000

O2 Academy Oxford

Sat 29 Nov

£9.56–£15.75 / 0141 565 1000

Kapital

A melodic mixture of deep minimal house and stripped down techno.

The Caves, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£15 / 0131 557 8989

With Jon Hopkins and Nathan Fake.

  • 23:00 Kapital The Caves, Edinburgh

Energy

All shades of house music courtesy of DJ Pioneer, Lee B3 Edwards, Carlos Aries, Devon Rivers, DJ Teekay and DJ Essem.

No 65 (Covert), London SE1

Fri 28 Nov

£5–£15 / 020 7820 6757

  • 22:00 – 05:00 Energy No 65 (Covert), London

Divine!

Glasgow's longest-running club residency brings you a monthly dose of northern soul, heavyweight funk, Tamla Motown, 60s freakbeat, dynamite ska, easy listening and psychedelic soundtracks.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Divine! The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Divine! The Admiral, Glasgow

Summerhall Hogmanay –Signed, Sealed and Delivered

All aboard the Groove Train for a night of Motown, disco, funk and soul to bring in the New Year. DJ NormaJean, DJ Afro and DJ Ruffin will be spinning classics from the 70s and 80s, there's live performances from the Harmonettes, disco dancing girls, a Soul Train Dance Off and prizes for best dancers and best Disco/Motown…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£22.50 early bird until Dec 14; £27.50 after; groups of five for £100 until Dec 14. / 0131 560 1581

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Where Were You?

Garage and grime courtesy of Lisa Maffia, Preditah, Sir Spyro B2B Logan Sama with Big Narstie, Matt Jam Lamont, Groove Chronicles B2B Mike 'Ruff Cut' Lloyd and LeClerc.

iCAN Studios, London E3

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£12

A Love From Outer Space

Andrew Weatherall and Sean Johnstone bring their out-there club night to Glasgow for a bi-monthly residency.

Berkeley Suite, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£9 / 0141 237 3235

Cream Presents

Nicky Romero, Tommy Trash, Don Diablo, and Eddie Halliwell spin progressive house and electro.

Electric Brixton, London SW2

Fri 28 Nov

£25 / 020 7274 2290

Fill Me Up Friday

DJs spin an eclectic mix.

Evoke, Chelmsford

Fri 28 Nov

£4; £2 before 1am / 01245 492881

Madchester

Madchester plays the best the baggy era had to offer (think Happy Mondays, Stone Roses and The Charlatans)

The Admiral, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 221 7705

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