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Rally & Broad

A literary-flavoured cabaret night, boasting spoken word, 'live literature', new music and dancing into the wee small hours. Hosted by Jenny Lindsay and Rachel McCrum.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£5 / 07989 508436

What difference does it make? With Don Paterson, Leo Condie, Rebecca Green, The Craic Where the Light Gets In, and Carly Brown.

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

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: 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

£25.50–£45.50 / 08441 717620

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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.

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

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£13–£38 / 0131 529 6000

Theatre Royal, Glasgow

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£8.50–£32.50 / 0844 871 7647

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£8.50–£32.50 / 0844 871 7647

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£12.50–£35.50 / 0844 871 7647

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£12.50–£35.50 / 0844 871 7647

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£11.50 / 0844 811 2121

Thu 12 Feb 2015

£11.50 / 0844 811 2121

Fri 13 Feb 2015

£11.50 / 0844 811 2121

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£11.50 / 0844 811 2121

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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

Fri 26 Dec

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Sat 27 Dec

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Mon 29 Dec

£26.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

…and 5 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

…and 3 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

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Kizomba Dance Classes & Elegant Party

Get dancing Kizomba style (it's a type of dance originating from Angola), with a lesson and improvisation followed by a party afterwards to show off your new moves.

Adulis Oval, London SW9

Sat 27 Dec

£7 for one lesson; £10 for two / 07886 471393

Alamo: Workshop

American Square Dancing event.

Wickham Centre, Fareham

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

…and 4 more dates until 29 Jan 2015

Ballet Theatre UK: A Christmas Carol

A retelling of the classic novel brings a cavalcade of colourful characters vividly to life, from Ebenezer Scrooge, the miser immune to festive cheer, to the three ghosts who help him understand the true meaning of Christmas. With stunning sets and costumes, creating a Christmas-card vision of old London.

Brighton Dome

Sat 27 Dec

Concert Hall

£10–£18.50 (Children £5–£9.25 under 16s) / 01273 709709

Sun 28 Dec

Concert Hall

£10–£18.50 (Children £5–£9.25 under 16s) / 01273 709709

Belly Dancing Class

Learn how to belly dance.

The Carriageworks, Leeds

Thu 25 Dec

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

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BellyFushion

Tribal fushion bellydance combines basic movements from traditional, oriental and tribal style bellydance. Over eight weeks you learn to fuse these with basic elements of hip hop, flamenco, and jazz.

Little Egypt Bellydance & Holistic Health Studio, Edinburgh

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£58 for eight weeks / 07853 197964

Please note: This course runs 12 Jan–2 Mar.

Mon 19 Jan 2015

£58 for eight weeks / 07853 197964

Please note: This course runs 12 Jan–2 Mar.

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£58 for eight weeks / 07853 197964

Please note: This course runs 12 Jan–2 Mar.

…and 5 more dates until 2 Mar 2015

The Burlesque Ball

Fishnets and top hats galore at this series of lavish burlesque balls.

Classic Grand, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

£19–£38 / 0141 847 0820

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£12–£24 / 0141 847 0820

The Empire, Middlesbrough

Sat 18 Apr 2015

£10–£20 / 01642 253553

The Ruby Lounge, Manchester

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£12–£24 / 0161 834 1392

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Gorgon City

The breakthrough dance duo performs.

Concorde 2, Brighton

Wed 11 Feb 2015

Phone for prices / 01273 673311

The Institute, Birmingham

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£12 adv / 0844 844 0444

  • 18:30 – 22:00 Gorgon City The Institute, Birmingham

The Ritz, Manchester

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£12 adv / 0161 236 3234

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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

£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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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

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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

Sunday Rockin’ Club

DJ Soho Kev spins rockabilly and rock'n'roll.

The Alley Cat, London WC2H

Sun 28 Dec

Free

VICE New Year's Eve House Party

A super fun, super cheap party in a pub.

The Old Blue Last, London EC2A

Wed 31 Dec

£5 / 020 7739 7033

Aakash Odedra Company: Murmur & Inked

  • Written by: Damian Jalet

A double bill about tattoos and scarification from one of the most sought after British choreographer/dancers today.

Linbury Studio Theatre At Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 020 7304 4000

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 020 7304 4000

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

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Barbican Hall

£22.50–£52 / 020 7638 8891

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£15–£44.50 / 0844 907 9000

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Victory School Of Dance, Portchester

Thu 25 Dec

Phone for prices / 02392 358235

Tue 30 Dec

Phone for prices / 02392 358235

Carlos Acosta: On Before

  • Written by: Kim Brandstrup

The dance star duets to a purpose with Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Zenaida Yanowksy, in a show that puts together choreography by some of the world's greatest living exponents. The score ranges from Handel to Cuban composer Omar Puente, and the finale features live choral work.

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Tue 14 Apr 2015

£40–£45 ( £35–£40; Children £20–£22.50 under 18s) / 023 8071 1811

Wed 15 Apr 2015

£40–£45 ( £35–£40; Children £20–£22.50 under 18s) / 023 8071 1811

Diamond Jive Drop-in classes

Love the music & fashion of the 50s? Why not learn what was in vogue at the time: Rockabilly Jive. Diamond Jive drop-in dance classes are in Shoreditch & Tulse Hill Weekly. Club nights & events across the UK. All levels welcome, no partner required.

Paper Dress Vintage, London EC2A

Mon 29 Dec

£7 / 020 7729 4100

Tue 30 Dec

£7 / 020 7729 4100

English Country Dancing

Learn the steps of a variety of dances.

Cecil Sharp House, London NW1

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£5 (£4)

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£5 (£4)

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£5 (£4)

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