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Glastonbury Festival

The UK's largest music festival returns for its 32nd year and will feature performances from the world's most popular rock, pop, electro, hip hop and R&B acts. There's performances by Pixies, Elbow, Dolly Parton, London Grammar, The Black Keys and Foster The People with Arcade Fire, Metallica and Kasabian taking the…

Worthy Farm, Shepton Mallet

Wed 24 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

Thu 25 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

Fri 26 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jun 2015

Scottish Ballet's The Nutcracker

Peter Darrell’s magical world of The Nutcracker has been reimagined by Olivier Award winning designer Lez Brotherston, bringing a new sheen to this classical 40-year-old adaptation. Booking is essential.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01463 234234

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01463 234234

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01463 234234

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01463 234234

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 27 Dec

£13–£38 / 0131 529 6000

Mon 29 Dec

£13–£38 / 0131 529 6000

Tue 30 Dec

£13–£38 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 641122

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 641122

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 641122

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 641122

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The Essence Of Ireland

  • Directed by: Ross Mils
  • Written by: Susie Parsley

Traditional Irish dance and music show, following the tale of Sean Dempsey and Cora McGowen, friends who are forced apart when Sean moves to New York to find work, and their ongoing friendship through their letters.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£21–£38

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Fri 27 Mar 2015

£22.50 (£21) / 020 8561 8371

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£15.25–£24.25 (£15.25–£22.25) / 02476 553055

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Moscow City Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Natalia Ryzhenko
  • Written by: Natalia Ryzhenko

Tchaikovsky's romantic tragedy about the Prince Siegfried, his love Odette, and the evil spell cast upon them by Von Rothbart and Odile. Directed by Natalia Ryzhenko and Victor Smirnov-Golovanov.

The Hawth, Crawley

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£34.50; £29.50 group of ten & more (£32.50) / 01293 553636

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£34.50; £29.50 group of ten & more (£32.50) / 01293 553636

Jersey Opera House

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£29.50–£47.50 ( £27.50–£45.50; £27.50–£45.50) / 01534 511115

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£29.50–£47.50 ( £27.50–£45.50; £27.50–£45.50) / 01534 511115

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£29.50–£47.50 ( £27.50–£45.50; £27.50–£45.50) / 01534 511115

Opera House, Manchester

Fri 27 Mar 2015

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

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Russian State Ballet: Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Full-length classical ballet set to Tchaikovsky's music and performed by the renowned company.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£19.50–£38.50 / 0844 907 9000

Mon 5 Jan 2015

£19.50–£38.50 / 0844 907 9000

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£12.50–£32.50 / 0844 847 2325

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£30.50–£37.50 / 01702 351135

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Ashtanga Yoga Course for Complete Beginners

Learn how to look like a human pretzel with this six week introductory course to Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga. Improve strength, flexibility and cardiovascular health in these hour long classes covering basic postures with the added bonus of some deep relaxation. Booking is essential.

Union Yoga, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Dec

£57 (£45) / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 25 Nov–30 Dec. The course runs in 6 week blocks (no drop ins).

Fri 26 Dec

£57 (£45) / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 25 Nov–30 Dec. The course runs in 6 week blocks (no drop ins).

Sat 27 Dec

£57 (£45) / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 25 Nov–30 Dec. The course runs in 6 week blocks (no drop ins).

…and 3 more dates until 30 Dec

Brendan Cole: Licence to Thrill

Dancer Brendan Cole performs his new show with a company of 20 musicians and dancers.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£29–£35 / 01383 740384

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£28–£35 / 023 9282 4355

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£28–£35 / 023 9282 4355

Opera House, Manchester

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£28.90–£36.90 / 0844 847 2275

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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£9–£140 / 07986 527947

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£9–£140 / 07986 527947

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£9–£140 / 07986 527947

…and 3 more dates until 27 Jun 2015

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£8–£125 / 07986 527947

Sun 19 Apr 2015

£8–£125 / 07986 527947

Sun 21 Jun 2015

£8–£125 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 28 Dec

£8 / 07986 527947

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£8–£125 / 07986 527947

Sun 15 Feb 2015

£8–£125 / 07986 527947

…and 4 more dates until 14 Jun 2015

Big Burns Supper

Stars from across the country congregate as Dumfries celebrates the birth of the Baird with a vast selection of dance, theatre, visual arts, live art and comedy, turning Burns' Night into a festival of contemporary arts.

Various venues, Dumfries

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

…and 6 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Jaleo Flamenco: A Compás

High energy, traditional Mediterranean dance, complete with music and vocals.

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Wed 27 May 2015

£18 (Children £14.50; £14.50; £16) / 0844 406 8666

Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£32–£36.50 / 01256 844244

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£16.50–£37.50 / 08441 717620

£25.50–£45.50 / 08441 717620

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Scottish Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Another chance to see Scottish Ballet's contemporary take on the Prokofiev ballet with Polish choreographer Krzysztof Pastor bringing a fresh twist to the classic tragedy.

Sadler's Wells, London EC1R

Tue 31 Mar 2015

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

Wed 1 Apr 2015

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

Anton & Erin: That's Entertainment

  • Directed by: Richard Balcombe (cond)

The dancing duo perform the classics, from the quick step to the foxtrot, tango and waltz.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£29.50–£45.50 / 01256 844244

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£28.50–£59.50

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Barbican Hall

£22.50–£52 / 020 7638 8891

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Anton Du Beke & Raymond Gubbay Big Band

Anton Du Beke is back with a stunning new show featuring dazzling dancing, superb singing and the sensational Raymond Gubbay Big Band under the baton of Richard Balcombe.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£44.50 / 01256 844244

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£37.50–£44.50

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£39.50–£47.50 / 020 7638 8891

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Dorothy Dobsons Over 60s Keep Fit Class

Feel good and make new friends at this fun fitness class for the over 60s.

Dumfries Table Tennis Club, Dumfires

Wed 31 Dec

£4 (or £19 for 6 sessions) / 01387 251708

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£4 (or £19 for 6 sessions) / 01387 251708

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£4 (or £19 for 6 sessions) / 01387 251708

…and 50 more dates until 30 Dec 2015

Moscow City Ballet: The Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Smirnov-Govolanov (dir)
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Victor Smirnov-Golovanov directs Tchaikovsky's classical ballet about Clara's battle with the Mouseking, performed to the live accompaniment of the Moscow City Ballet Orchestra, featuring 'The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy' and 'The Waltz of the Flowers'.

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£25–£35; £25–£35 ( £18; £18; Children £15 under 16s; Children £15 under 16s) / 01223 357851

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£25–£35; £25–£35 ( £18; £18; Children £15 under 16s; Children £15 under 16s) / 01223 357851

Chichester Festival Theatre

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Festival Theatre

£14–£32; £15–£35 (£12–£30) / 01243 781312

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Festival Theatre

£14–£32; £15–£35 (£12–£30) / 01243 781312

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Festival Theatre

£14–£32; £15–£35 (£12–£30) / 01243 781312

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Festival Theatre

£14–£32; £15–£35 (£12–£30) / 01243 781312

G Live, Guildford

Fri 26 Dec

£29.50–£39 (£26.50–£36; Children £19.50–£29; £26.50–£36) / 0844 770 1797

Sat 27 Dec

£29.50–£39 (£26.50–£36; Children £19.50–£29; £26.50–£36) / 0844 770 1797

Sun 28 Dec

£29.50–£39 (£26.50–£36; Children £19.50–£29; £26.50–£36) / 0844 770 1797

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National Auditions 2015 – Youth Music Theatre UK

An audition group workshop in musical theatre led by three staff from Youth Music Theatre UK, who will be picking out promising youngsters to star in a range of new productions.

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Sat 24 Jan 2015

020 8563 7725

Barbican Theatre, Plymouth

Sun 18 Jan 2015

020 8563 7725

Birmingham Hippodrome

Sun 1 Feb 2015

020 8563 7725

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Royal Danish Ballet: Soloists And Principals

  • Written by: August Bournonville

The show features excerpts from works by August Bournonville, the acclaimed ballet master who created over 50 works for the Royal Danish Ballet in the 19th century.

Peacock Theatre, London WC2A

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£18–£48 / 0844 412 4322

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£18–£48 / 0844 412 4322

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S2S New Year's Eve Festival

House and dance courtesy of Dennis Ferrer, Todd Terry, Flashmob, Funkagenda, Low Steppa, Majestic, MistaJam, Shift K3y, Toughlove and Wideboys.

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Wed 31 Dec

£27.50 / 0161 660 7000

Shoot Your Shot

Shoot Your Shot returns with resident Ean (The Void/Magic Waves) playing Italo disco and Hi- NRG.

Nice'n'Sleazy, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

£8 in advance; £10 on the door / 0141 333 0900

Bournemouth International Centre

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£12.50–£46.33 / 0844 576 3000

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£12.50–£46.33 / 0844 576 3000

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£12.50–£46.33 / 0844 576 3000

Unity – Music For God

DJs from across Scotland come together in aid of Lattitude Global Volunteering. The line-up includes Brad Charters (Kapital), Vinnie Stirrat (Karnival), Monty (Deep), Cam Wil (Deep), Grum (Deep), Kaiser (Confusion is Sex), Euan Strachan and Ben Sloan.

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£7 / 0131 220 2987

Vienna Festival Ballet: The Nutcracker

Tchaikovsky's classic, Christmas-time ballet in a production mounted by Vienna Festival Ballet.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Wed 20 May 2015

£13.50–£17.50 / 01254 582579

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