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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.

Jersey Opera House

Sun 1 Mar 2015

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

Opera House, Manchester

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£18–£34 / 01322 220000

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£18–£34 / 01322 220000

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Dance 'Til Dawn

  • Written by: Karen Bruce

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace are back with a brand new show celebrating the Golden Age of Hollywood.

Aldwych Theatre, London WC2B

Thu 27 Nov

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Sat 29 Nov

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Thu 4 Dec

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

…and 11 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

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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

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£12.50–£32.50 / 0844 847 2325

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£30.50–£37.50 / 01702 351135

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Brendan Cole: A Night to Remember

Choreographer, performer and Strictly's badboy, Brendan Cole, performs more dazzling ballroom and Latin moves.

Theatre Royal, Norwich

Sun 15 Feb 2015

Phone for prices / 01603 630000

Tea Dance: Mainly Modern!

Regular dance meeting.

Bishop Auckland Town Hall

Tue 25 Nov

£2 / 03000 269524

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English National Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Derek Deane

Tchaikovsky timeless ballet, performed by English National Ballet.

London Coliseum, WC2N

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£14–£79 / 0871 911 0200

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£14–£79 / 0871 911 0200

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£14–£79 / 0871 911 0200

…and 3 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Pitta Patta

Dance classes for kids.

Primrose Hill Community Centre, London NW1

Mon 24 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30 Pitta Patta Primrose Hill Community Centre, London

Fri 28 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30 Pitta Patta Primrose Hill Community Centre, London
  • 16:30 – 17:30 Pitta Patta Primrose Hill Community Centre, London

Mon 1 Dec

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30 Pitta Patta Primrose Hill Community Centre, London
…and 6 more dates until 22 Dec

The Shoreham Centre, Shoreham-by-Sea

Thu 27 Nov

Phone for prices / 01273 454686

Vienna Festival Ballet's Sleeping Beauty

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

A classic ballet fairy tale set to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score.

The Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£18.50 (£17.50; Children £13) / 01242 258002

Grand Opera House, York

Sat 25 Apr 2015

£14–£29 / 0844 871 3024

The Lights, Andover

Sat 28 Feb 2015

Auditorium

£18.50–£19.50 (Children £14.50; £17.50; £60) / 01264 368368

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Cinderella

Academy Scholars perform with professional ballet stars in this family favourite: a traditional tale of rags to riches, ugly sisters and a handsome prince.

Espinosa Performing Arts - Berkhamsted Arts Centre

Sun 30 Nov

£15 (£12; £44) / 01442 818283

  • 14:00 Cinderella Espinosa Performing Arts - Berkhamsted Arts Centre

Peter Pan

Northern Ballet bring to life JM Barrie's timeless tale, complete with pirates, fairies, wild animals and death-defying feats of flying.

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Thu 11 Dec

£10.50–£40 / 0844 848 2700

  • 14:00 – 16:30 Peter Pan The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Sat 13 Dec

£10.50–£40 / 0844 848 2700

  • 14:00 – 16:30 Peter Pan The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Sun 14 Dec

£10.50–£40 / 0844 848 2700

  • 16:00 – 18:30 Peter Pan The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds
…and 3 more dates until 20 Dec

Silver Belles Christmas Show

A Christmas show choc-a-bloc with entertainment, fancy costumes and a snow-covered finale.

Broadway Theatre, London SE6

Tue 25 Nov

£9 (£6.50) / 020 8690 0002

Harlow Playhouse

Thu 27 Nov

£11 / 01279 431945

Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 30 Nov

£15 / 0191 261 2606

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Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Journey back in time with English National Ballet to a frost-covered, gas-lit world and join Clara, her Nutcracker doll and the mysterious Drosselmeyer in this traditional, festive tale. This production will be English National Ballet's 10th interpretation of this classic that has been created by Artistic Director, Wayne…

Hazlitt Arts Centre, Maidstone

Sun 23 Nov

£20 (Children £16.50; £16.50; £16.50; £16.50; £16.50) / 01622 758611

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Carnegie Theatre, Workington

Fri 28 Nov

Phone for prices / 01900 602122

Holiday On Ice

Figure skaters including the Dancing On Ice All Stars winner, Ray Quinn, showcase skating traditions from past and present, set to an original score of electro-pop, waltz, swing, gospel and samba.

Brighton Centre

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£25–£50 / 0844 847 1515

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£25–£50 / 0844 847 1515

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£25–£50 / 0844 847 1515

…and 2 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Moscow Ballet La Classique: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Elik Melikov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Crisp white tutus and heartbreaking romance from the Moscow Ballet, performing the most popular of all classical ballets to Tchaikovsky's familiar score.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£27.50–£41.50 / 08441 717620

London Coliseum, WC2N

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£10–£79 / 0871 911 0200

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£10–£79 / 0871 911 0200

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£10–£79 / 0871 911 0200

…and 3 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Princes Hall, Aldershot

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£23.50 (£22.50; £21.50) / 01252 329155

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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

£17.50–£27.50 / 01223 357851

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£17.50–£27.50 / 01223 357851

Chichester Festival Theatre

Sat 10 Jan 2015

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

Sun 11 Jan 2015

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

G Live, Guildford

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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South West School Of Dance: Love To Dance

  • Directed by: Sarah Jones
  • Written by: Harriet Durston

Pupils showcase an amazing variety of ballet, tap, modern, contemporary, musical theatre and street dance.

Strode Theatre, Street

Sat 6 Dec

£13 (Children £10; £12) / 01458 442846

Sun 7 Dec

£13 (Children £10; £12) / 01458 442846

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Southern Youth Ballet: Coppelia

Southern Youth Ballet was founded by Liz Buckland in 1996 to enable young dancers in the southeast of England to perform in cameo productions of full-length classical Ballets, and original works.

Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Sat 29 Nov

£10.50–£16.50 / 01323 412000

Vienna Festival Ballet: The Nutcracker

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

Alban Arena, St Albans

Sat 29 Nov

£23.75 / 01727 844488

The Brewhouse, Taunton

Sat 13 Dec

£15–£20 / 01823 283244

Evesham Arts Centre

Sat 20 Dec

£18 (£17; Children £13) / 01386 446944

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004: Baby Ballet Improvers: Workshop (Ages 3-6)

Children will develop dance skills learnt in a previous course and develop confidence, coordination, balance, flexibility and musicality. Suitable for ages three to six.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 29 Nov

£66 / 028 9024 2338

Sat 6 Dec

£66 / 028 9024 2338

Sat 13 Dec

£66 / 028 9024 2338

115: Breakdance: Workshop (Over 8s)

Step-by-step breakdancing and bodypoppin' programme. Suitable for those over the age of eight.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Thu 27 Nov

£78 (£72; Children £66 under 16s) / 028 9024 2338

Thu 4 Dec

£78 (£72; Children £66 under 16s) / 028 9024 2338

Thu 11 Dec

£78 (£72; Children £66 under 16s) / 028 9024 2338

2funky Breakdancing (Ages 6-15)

A fun, active break-dancing session with Peter Cuvala (B-Boy Tek) and other local dancers.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Sat 29 Nov

Phone for prices / 0116 242 3595

Sat 6 Dec

Phone for prices / 0116 242 3595

Sat 13 Dec

Phone for prices / 0116 242 3595

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