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Brazouka

Brazouka UK The World Premiere of Braz Dos Santos' extraordinary true story from the toughest streets of Brazil. Sixteen dazzling dancers take audiences on a breathtaking journey of intense passion, sizzling sensuality, pulsing music and explosive energy. This unique dance drama is performed by Brazil's most thrilling…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main Hall

£18 (£15) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Circa: Beyond

Underbelly Productions Internationally acclaimed ensemble Circa invite you to step Beyond… into a sublimely surreal, unexpectedly moving world of blindfolds, Rubik’s Cubes and rabbit heads. Strangely beautiful, and curiously tender this is a mysterious place where bestial comedy meets irreverent vaudeville, with a…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

McEwan Hall

£12 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

McEwan Hall

£12 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

McEwan Hall

£12 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Shoot Your Shot

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

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 2 Aug

£4 / 0141 357 7246

With François Pleasurechest, Ewan Chambers and Chester Face.

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Inala

A mix of Western ballet and traditional Zulu song and dance with live music from Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sun 10 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Mon 11 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Tue 12 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Bianco

NoFit State Circus Following last year’s explosive success, NoFit State returns with a re-invented version of Bianco, featuring brand new acts in their unique, subversive and sensational style. Bianco is a physical and sensual journey through a visceral landscape, inhabited by women and men, their fears, doubts and…

NoFit State Big Top, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

£15

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

£15

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

£15

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Castle Clvb Saturdays

Eclectic Saturday clvb night.

Castle Clvb, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 261 7107

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 9 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 261 7107

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Sat 16 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 261 7107

  • 22:00 – 03:00
…and 5 more dates until 20 Sep

Rhythmic Circus: Feet Don't Fail Me Now

Rhythmic Circus Home-grown hoofers from the USA hit the road with a trunk full of tap shoes, funky costumes and a big brass band, ready to burst onto the stage with Feet Don't Fail Me Now! Heatbox the human beatbox joins the swingin' seven-piece funk band to accompany each tap, shuffle, and stomp with a clang, riff and…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Rainy Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Rainy Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Rainy Hall

£13 (£11) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Alba Flamenca

Flamenco rhythms from highly skilled dancers.

Alba Flamenca, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£14 (£12) / 07540 335270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£14 (£12) / 07540 335270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

£14 (£12) / 07540 335270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

This is Contemporary Ice Skating

Aurora Nova presents Le Patin Libre Ice skating, but not as we know it! Amidst the spins and sequins of traditional figure skating, a group of irreverent yet world class athletes have turned away from the ageing traditions of On Ice entertainment in order to develop their own contemporary and acrobatic dance style.

Murrayfield Ice Rink, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

£15 (£13) / 0131 337 6933

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

£15 (£13) / 0131 337 6933

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

£15 (£13) / 0131 337 6933

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 23 Aug

Black Grace

New Zealand Season | Black Grace For their Fringe debut, Black Grace presents a collection of short dance works spanning nearly 20 years including: the iconic Minoi – drawn from Samoan dance traditions and fused with western culture: Human Language (2nd movement)- the first Black Grace work to feature female dancers…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Central

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Central

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Central

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Missing by David Bolger

CoisCéim Dance Theatre The double Fringe First winner CoisCéim Dance Theatre is back at Dancebase with Missing by David Bolger. Can you imagine what it might feel like if a loved one went missing? This dance poem is a reminder of the fragility and beauty of moments shared. Performed by the outstanding dancers Emma…

Dance Base, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Studio 1

£8 (£6) / 0131 225 5525

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Studio 1

£8 (£6) / 0131 225 5525

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Studio 1

£8 (£6) / 0131 225 5525

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 24 Aug

Salsa Classes

Salsa lessons for over 16s, taking you from zero to hero on the dance floor.

Walkabout, Wolverhampton

Mon 4 Aug

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Mon 11 Aug

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Mon 18 Aug

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30
…and 29 more dates until 9 Mar 2015

Ballet Cymru: Beauty And The Beast

A production of the classic ballet based on the enduring fairy tale, one of the greatest love stories ever told.

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Sat 18 Oct

£10.50–£14.50 (Children £12.50; £12.50; £12.50) / 01792 475715

  • 19:30

Primrose Hill Community Centre, London NW1

Wed 30 Jul

£7 ( £5) / 020 7586 8327

  • 19:45 – 21:15

The Shire Hall, Howden

Tue 29 Jul

£5 / 01430 432510

  • 19:30

Victoria Hall, Shipley

Tue 29 Jul

Phone for prices / 01274 327305

  • 18:45 – 20:45

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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 Mar 2015

£28–£35 / 023 9282 4355

Opera House, Manchester

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£28.90–£36.90 / 0844 847 2275

  • 19:30
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Burns Night Ceilidh

The Flaming Heather ceilidh band and caller Ken Gourlay set off Burns Night right, with a few folk dancers and a piper in tow.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00

Flamenco Global

Ricardo Garcia's Flamenco Flow (Spain). Fringe favourite Ricardo Garcia has travelled to four continents in recent years, demonstrating the art of Flamenco music, rhythm and dance. Influenced by jazz, blues, Indian, Arabic and African music. Ricardo has just returned from Ethiopia, and creates this new collaboration…

C, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

 +1

£11.50 (£9.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

 +1

£11.50 (£9.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 18 Aug

+3

£11.50 (£9.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Homme | Animal

Vendetta Mathea and Co UK premiere. Homme|Animal is the animal in all of us who tries to find ways to face our complicated emotional states. 'Right into our flesh' (Arte). 'An invigorating, timeless freshness' (Danser). 'Pure dance, an opera for body and soul' (LaRep.fr). 'Impressive' (L'Humanite). 'Outstanding acting…

Greenside @ Nicholson Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Downstairs

£6 (£3)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Downstairs

£6 (£3)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Downstairs

£6 (£3)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

Icarus Falling

Scott Wings (Australia) Physical theatre, comedy and poetry combine in Scott Wings' fantasy tale Icarus Falling. Set inside the mythical Icarus as he plummets to the sea, this play explores gender, identity and love, all to a hip-hop soundtrack with feathers and wax. Highly imaginative, hilarious and raw, Icarus…

C nova, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

studio 6

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

studio 6

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

studio 6

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

Nocturnal EDM

The dance event returns to Electric Brixton.

Electric Brixton, London SW2

Sat 2 Aug

£23 / 020 7274 2290

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Pirates of the Carabina: Flown

Choreographed chaos from the circus troupe, performing jaw-dropping stunts.

Derby Theatre

Fri 12 Sep

£12 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Sat 13 Sep

£12 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Pss Pss

Baccalà Clown Winners of the Cirque du Soleil Prize. Bronze Award in Moscow and China! Two contemporary clowns take to the stage to play out the game of desire and being two in a timeless performance of enthralling physicality and exquisite expression. Poetic, surreal, funny, and infinitely enjoyable. These characters…

Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Main House

£9 / 0131 662 6892

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main House

£9 / 0131 662 6892

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Main House

£12 (£10) / 0131 662 6892

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

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 30 Jul

£4–£5 (taster and social dancing are free) / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 6 Aug

£4–£5 (taster and social dancing are free) / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 13 Aug

£4–£5 (taster and social dancing are free) / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00
…and 18 more dates until 17 Dec

Amongst Millions

Pedro Goucha Gomes Moving beyond representation to embody only experience, Amongst Millions is a ritualistic work in which the body is used as a vehicle for protest against the injustice and hypocrisy resulting from the current social and economic crisis. In this critical and uncompromising performance, the educated…

Paradise in The Vault, Edinburgh

Mon 4 Aug

The Annexe

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

The Annexe

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

The Annexe

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 10 Aug

Brendan Cole: A Night to Remember

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

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sun 1 Feb 2015

£25–£33

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£19–£22 / 0844 854 2776

  • 19:30

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£27–£35; £17 early bird (£25–£33) / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30

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