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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.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Fri 20 Feb

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Oh Bondage! Up Yours! With Salena Godden, Kirsty Law & Band, Kevin Williamson, Graeme Hawley and Liz Cronin.

Fri 20 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Dance While The Sky Crashes Down, with RM Hubbert, Alan Bissett, Lynsey May, Elyssa Vulpes and the newly crowned Scottish Slam Champion.

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

Fri 27 Feb

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

Sat 28 Feb

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

Opera House, Manchester

Fri 27 Mar

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 28 Mar

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

Sun 8 Feb

£16.50–£34 / 0115 989 5555

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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

£32–£36.50 / 01256 844244

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 28 Jan

£25.50–£45.50 / 08441 717620

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 1 Mar

£30.50–£37.50 / 01702 351135

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The Burlesque Ball

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

Classic Grand, Glasgow

Sat 14 Feb

£12–£24 / 0141 847 0820

The Empire, Middlesbrough

Sat 18 Apr

£10–£20 / 01642 253553

The Ruby Lounge, Manchester

Sat 7 Mar

£12–£24 / 0161 834 1392

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Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Tue 27 Jan

£13 / 0844 871 7649

Wed 28 Jan

£13 / 0844 871 7649

Thu 29 Jan

£13 / 0844 871 7649

…and 2 more dates until 31 Jan

Strictly Come Dancing

See stars from the hit TV show gather their gowns and don their dancing shoes once again featuring judges Craig Revel Horwood, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli.

Liverpool Echo Arena & Convention Centre

Tue 3 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 800 0400

With Thom Evans.

Wed 4 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 800 0400

With Thom Evans.

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Wed 28 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 493 6666

With Thom Evans.

Thu 29 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 493 6666

With Thom Evans.

Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Tue 27 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 0114 256 5656

With Thom Evans.

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Salsa Night at Harry's Bar

Everyone welcome at these salsa classes, with no experience or partner required. Free social dancing from 9pm.

Harry's Bar, Edinburgh

Wed 28 Jan

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 4 Feb

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 11 Feb

£5 / 07734 435354

…and 45 more dates until 23 Dec

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.

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 24 Mar

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 25 Mar

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 26 Mar

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 16 Mar

£24.50–£36.50 / 01702 351135

Tue 17 Mar

£24.50–£36.50 / 01702 351135

Wed 18 Mar

£24.50–£36.50 / 01702 351135

…and 3 more dates until 21 Mar

Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Wed 28 Jan

£22.50–£32.50; £24.50–£35.50; £22.50–£32.50 mat; £24.50–£35.50 eve / 01323 412000

Thu 29 Jan

£22.50–£32.50; £24.50–£35.50; £22.50–£32.50 mat; £24.50–£35.50 eve / 01323 412000

Fri 30 Jan

£22.50–£32.50; £24.50–£35.50; £22.50–£32.50 mat; £24.50–£35.50 eve / 01323 412000

Sat 31 Jan

£22.50–£32.50; £24.50–£35.50; £22.50–£32.50 mat; £24.50–£35.50 eve / 01323 412000

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Strictly Ballroom at Kelvin-Groove

Bust out your best ballroom moves at this celebration of Australian classic Strictly Ballroom. As well as a screening of the film reigning Scottish Ballroom and Latin Dance Champions Tibor Poc and Hilary Mouat take to the floor and there's a chance to show of your own foxtrot or quickstep. And remember, a bit of…

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Fri 20 Feb

£12 (£10) / 0141 276 9599

Part of Glasgow Film Festival.

Edinbop Winter Cabaret

A night of swing dancing, songs, live music, juggling, stories and more.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Wed 28 Jan

£3; free if you attend a class / 0131 667 7533

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.

Contact, Manchester

Wed 25 Feb

£12 (£6) / 0161 274 0600

DanceCity, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 28 Feb

£12.50 (£9.50) / 0191 261 0505

Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich

Fri 6 Mar

£12 / 01473 295230

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

£29.50–£45.50 / 01256 844244

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Sat 7 Feb

Barbican Hall

£22.50–£52 / 020 7638 8891

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sat 28 Feb

£15–£44.50 / 0844 907 9000

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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

£27.50–£41.50 / 08441 717620

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Sun 29 Mar

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01553 764864

Ferneham Hall, Fareham

Wed 25 Mar

£22–£23 (Children £19.50–£20.50 under 16s) / 01329 231942

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The Russian State Ballet And Orchestra Of Siberia: Coppelia

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

A comedy of errors set in a doll-maker's workshop.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 20 Feb

£31–£37.50 (£28–£24.50 over 16s; Children £16.50 under 16s) / 01256 844244

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Tue 27 Jan

£25.50–£45.50 / 08441 717620

Darlington Civic Theatre

Thu 29 Jan

£28–£35 / 01325 486555

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balletLORENT: Rapunzel

The classic fairytale in dance form, performed by balletLORENT. The brainchild of former poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Doctor Who composer Murray Gold, and Game of Thrones costume designer Michele Clapton, the highly visual production conjures a dark beauty created to enthrall adults and children alike.

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Fri 20 Feb

£10–£16 (under 26s £6) / 01484 430528

Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Fri 27 Feb

£18.50–£20 (Under 16s £10; Family £45) / 01796 484626

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Coppelia

Sir Peter Wright’s production of this joyous and witty ballet about a toymaker who creates a beautiful doll and brings her to life spreading desire and jealousy throughout his village.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 24 Feb

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 25 Feb

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 26 Feb

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 28 Feb

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 4 Feb

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 5 Feb

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 6 Feb

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 7 Feb

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Thu 26 Mar

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Fri 27 Mar

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Sat 28 Mar

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Evening Dance: Workshop

Explore various dance types such as Latin and ballroom and learn various types of moves.

Heywood Civic Centre

Mon 26 Jan

£4.20 / 030 0303 8399

Mon 2 Feb

£4.20 / 030 0303 8399

Mon 9 Feb

£4.20 / 030 0303 8399

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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.

Darlington Civic Theatre

Sat 31 Jan

£31–£35 / 01325 486555

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Fri 27 Feb

£29.50–£36 / 0116 233 3111

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Wed 11 Feb

£17.50–£42.50 / 0844 871 3014

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UDO World Street Dance Championships

A chance to see the next Diversity as dancers and groups from around 30 nations take part in the World Street Dance Championships.

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Sat 4 Apr

£18 / 0844 477 2000

O2 Academy Sheffield

Thu 2 Apr

£16 / 0844 477 2000

Death From Above 1979

The reunion continues for the Canadian dance punk duo who reunited in 2011.

The Institute, Birmingham

Thu 26 Feb

£17.50 / 0844 844 0444

The Limelight, Belfast

Sat 21 Feb

£25 / 028 9032 7007

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Mon 23 Feb

£17.50 / 0141 332 2232

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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'.

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Tue 10 Feb

£23–£33.50 (Children £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50) / 0844 406 8666

Wed 11 Feb

£23–£33.50 (Children £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50) / 0844 406 8666

Sat 14 Feb

£23–£33.50 (Children £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50; £21–£31.50) / 0844 406 8666

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

Fri 6 Feb

£16.50–£31; £16.50–£34 / 0115 989 5555

Sat 7 Feb

£16.50–£31; £16.50–£34 / 0115 989 5555

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Thu 19 Feb

£10–£39.50 / 0870 060 6650

Fri 20 Feb

£10–£39.50 / 0870 060 6650

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Salsa Aberdeen: La Fiesta Latina

Learn the art of Salsa and then celebrate your new found dance skills at the party. No partner needed; everyone welcome.

Bardots, Aberdeen

Mon 26 Jan

£3–£5

Tue 27 Jan

£3–£5

Wed 28 Jan

£3–£5

…and 972 more dates until 29 Sep 2017

Tiger Tiger, Aberdeen

Wed 28 Jan

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

Wed 4 Feb

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

Wed 11 Feb

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

Wed 18 Feb

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

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