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Olly the Little White Van

Follow the adventures of CITV's wee white van.

Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford

Thu 24 Apr

0871 902 5736

Picturehouse Clapham, London SW4

Wed 23 Apr

0871 902 5727

Sat 26 Apr

0871 902 5727

Ritzy Picturehouse, Brixton

Thu 24 Apr

0871 902 5739

Rumble: Workshop (Ages 5-7)

Energetic sessions designed to develop co-ordination and balance using movement games, partner work and experimenting with cocoons and hammocks.

DanceCity, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 26 Apr

£5 adv booking essential / 0191 261 0505

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Saturday Night Fever

New stage production of the 70s John Travolta film featuring songs by the Bee Gees. Choreographed by Andrew Wright; directed by Ryan McBride.

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Fri 5 Dec

£15–£25 / 0870 606 3536

Sat 6 Dec

£10–£45 / 0870 606 3536

Opera House, Manchester

Fri 28 Nov

£15–£25 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£45 / 0844 847 2275

Theatre Royal, Glasgow

Fri 19 Dec

£15–£25 / 0844 871 7647

Sat 20 Dec

£10–£45 / 0844 871 7647

Wed 24 Dec

£10–£45 / 0844 871 7647

…and 5 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Street Dance XXL UK Championships

The UK finals of the championships, with the possibility of seeing the next Flawless, Twist & Pulse or Diversity.

Wembley Stadium, London HA9

Sat 19 Jul

£12.75–£50.75

A Taste Of Honey

  • Directed by: Bijan Sheibani

Bijan Sheibani directs Eric Kofi Abrefa, Kate O'Flynn and Lesley Sharp in Shelagh Delaney's taboo-breaking 1950s drama set in post-war, working class Salford. The production is set to a jazz sound track.

Derby Theatre

Wed 30 Apr

£14.50–£21.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30

Sat 3 May

£14.50–£21.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30

Wed 7 May

£14.50–£21.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30

Sat 10 May

£14.50–£21.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30

National Theatre: Lyttelton, London SE1

Sat 26 Apr

£39 / 020 7452 3000

Sun 27 Apr

£39 / 020 7452 3000

Wed 30 Apr

£39 / 020 7452 3000

…and 2 more dates until 10 May back to top

51 Shades of Maggie

  • Written by: Leesa Harker

Comedy spoof of 50 Shades of Grey tells the story of lovable Maggie Muff and her search for love. Maggie is a working class girl who, like most women, has been let down by all the men in her life.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 26 Apr

£22.50–£25 / 0141 332 1846

  • 14:00

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraisers and anyone wanting to annoy their mother.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 322 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

Buxton Opera House

Sun 20 Jul

£12 / 0845 127 2190

  • 10:30

Bryan Alexander: Whisper Of The Stars: Traditional Life In Arctic Siberia

Photographs providing an insight into the lives of the Chukchi, Dolgan, Even, Khanty, Komi, Nenets and Nganasan people, exploring themes of community, transportation, dress, herding, fishing and hunting.

Horniman Museum And Gardens, London SE23

Wed 23 Apr

Balcony Gallery

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Thu 24 Apr

Balcony Gallery

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Fri 25 Apr

Balcony Gallery

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 10:30 – 17:30
…and 135 more dates until 7 Sep

Christmas Wreath Making: Workshop

Join our gardener for a hands on workshop to make your own fresh, foliage wreath ready to take home for Christmas. All materials are provided and ticket includes lunch.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Wed 10 Dec

£25 inc meals, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £19.50, adv booking essential / 01568 780246

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Thu 11 Dec

£25 inc meals, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £19.50, adv booking essential / 01568 780246

  • 11:00 – 15:00
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Clown: The Art Of Play

A performance based on play builds a direct relationship with the audience. When we play we are full of energy, alert and spontaneous; we look for playfulness in others and listen to creative impulses in ourselves.

Derby Theatre

Sat 14 Jun

£35 / 01332 593939

  • 10:00

Coloursfest

Scotland's longest running dance festival brings together 10,000 clubbers with superstar DJs. 2014's line-up includes Showtek, Martin Garrix, Bingo Players, Markus Schulz, Aly & Fila and Cosmic Gate with more names to be announced.

Braehead Arena, Glasgow

Sat 31 May

£44.50 / 0844 499 1700

Dorian Gray

  • Written by: Oscar Wilde

Adaptation by Linnie Reedman of Oscar Wilde's only novel, featuring Jack Fox and Daisy Bevan.

Riverside Studios, London W6

Thu 24 Apr

Studio 3

£15; £18.50 (£16) / 02082 371111

Sat 26 Apr

Studio 3

£15; £18.50 (£16) / 02082 371111

Thu 1 May

Studio 3

£15; £18.50 (£16) / 02082 371111

…and 3 more dates until 10 May

Edinburgh's Free Walking Tours

A knowledgeable guide takes you through the closes of Edinburgh old town.

Tron Kirk, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Free

Thu 24 Apr

Free

Fri 25 Apr

Free

…and 97 more dates until 31 Jul

Elizabeth Jardine

Contemporary paintings exploring the notion of in-between spaces, such as limbo and the wilderness, attempting to reconcile dichotomies of presence and absence, choice and chance, and belonging and displacement.

Exeter Phoenix

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 01392 667080

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 01392 667080

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 01392 667080

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 25 more dates until 24 May back to top

Emmanuel Cooper OBE: A Retrospective

Emmanuel Cooper was a studio potter of international standing and a loyal member of Contemporary Applied Arts. This retrospective looks at the ceramics he created during a long career in which he combined making, writing and teaching.

Contemporary Applied Arts, London SE1

Wed 23 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 32 more dates until 1 Jun

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

The hit book and TV series is brought to the stage in a quirky exploration of the history of Britain. Based on the children's books by Terry Deary.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Wed 18 Jun

£12–£15 (£10–£13; £40) / 01274 432000

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Thu 19 Jun

£12–£15 (£10–£13; £40) / 01274 432000

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Fri 20 Jun

£12–£15 (£10–£13; £40) / 01274 432000

  • 10:30

Sat 21 Jun

£12–£15 (£10–£13; £40) / 01274 432000

  • 10:30
  • 14:30

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Thu 29 May

£11–£15 (Children £9) / 01892 530613

  • 14:00

Fri 30 May

£11–£15 (Children £9) / 01892 530613

  • 14:00

Sat 31 May

£11–£15 (Children £9) / 01892 530613

  • 14:00

Sun 1 Jun

£11–£15 (Children £9) / 01892 530613

  • 11:00
  • 15:00

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Mon 28 Jul

£10 / 0844 854 2776

  • 14:00

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…and at 7 other places

Keeper Talks: Tigers

A talk about the predatory cats, including what food they eat and how they are looked after.

Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo, Malton

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0871 911 8000

  • 13:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0871 911 8000

  • 13:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0871 911 8000

  • 13:00
…and 36 more dates until 31 May

Line Dancing

Learn the dances in a relaxed atmosphere.

Montgomery Hall, Rotherham

Tue 29 Apr

Phone for prices / 01709 702575

  • 10:00 – 11:00

Castle Farm Recreation Centre, Kenilworth

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 01926 850550

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Mon 5 May

Phone for prices / 01926 850550

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Mon 12 May

Phone for prices / 01926 850550

  • 09:30 – 10:30
…and 7 more dates until 30 Jun

Crystal Leisure Centre, Stourbridge

Tue 29 Apr

£4.50

  • 10:40

Tue 6 May

£4.50

  • 10:40

Tue 13 May

£4.50

  • 10:40
…and 6 more dates until 24 Jun back to top

MESS Workout

Enjoy a circuit-style workout with instruction from trained professionals.

Catterick Leisure Centre, Catterick Garrison

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01748 831 030

  • 09:30 – 10:25

Private Peaceful

  • Written by: Michael Morpurgo

Simon Reade's adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's novel about the life of Private Tommo Peaceful in WWI.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 15 May

The House

£12.50–£22.50 (£7.50–£12.50) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:00

Fri 16 May

The House

£12.50–£22.50 (£7.50–£12.50) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:00
  • 14:00

Sat 17 May

The House

£12.50–£22.50 (£7.50–£12.50) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:00

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Wed 18 Jun

£15 / 01223 503333

  • 13:30

Thu 19 Jun

£15 / 01223 503333

  • 10:30

Fri 20 Jun

£15 / 01223 503333

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Sat 21 Jun

£15 / 01223 503333

  • 10:30

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Wed 28 May

£13–£17.50 / 01224 641122

  • 14:00

Thu 29 May

£13–£17.50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00

Fri 30 May

£13–£17.50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00
  • 14:00

Sat 31 May

£13–£17.50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00

Also on at:

Hillsborough Village Centre

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

  • 14:00 – 14:45

Embrace Arts, Leicester

Wed 4 Jun

£18 six sessions / 0116 252 2455

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Wed 11 Jun

£18 six sessions / 0116 252 2455

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Wed 18 Jun

£18 six sessions / 0116 252 2455

  • 14:00 – 15:00
…and 3 more dates until 9 Jul

Water Workout: Workshop (Over 50s)

Aqua-aerobics at a more relaxed pace.

Rivermead Leisure Centre, Reading

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 0118 960 6060

  • 11:15 – 12:00

Mon 5 May

Phone for prices / 0118 960 6060

  • 11:15 – 12:00

Mon 12 May

Phone for prices / 0118 960 6060

  • 11:15 – 12:00
…and 2 more dates until 26 May back to top