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Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Thu 2 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 16:00 – 23:00
…and 7 more dates until 12 Oct

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 25 Oct

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Sat 29 Nov

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

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Compass Theatre, Uxbridge

Sat 25 Oct

£12.50 / 01895 673200

  • 19:00

Sun 26 Oct

£12.50 / 01895 673200

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

The John Hartson Foundation Ball

A star-studded ball to help raise funds for the ex-Celtic strikers's cancer charity. Hosted by Mrs Brown's Boys star Gary Hollywood and Scots actress Kathleen McDermott the evening includes performances from ex-Westlife singer Brian McFadden and Scots band Whisky Kiss.

Thistle Glasgow Hotel

Sat 18 Oct

£80 / 0871 376 9043

  • 18:30 – 01:00

Cardinal Winning Charity Ball

Charity ball raising funds for projects in and around Glasgow including a champagne reception, four-course dinner, dancing, an auction conducted by Andy Cameron and a raffle with the star prize being a new car. Last years ball raised over £80,000 for local charities including The Wayside Club for the homeless and the…

Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

£80 / 0141 569 2867

  • 19:00 – 01:00
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Northern Ballet: The Great Gatsby

Choreographer David Nixon brings F Scott Fitzgerald's classic to life through dance.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Tue 11 Nov

£14.50–£34.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 12 Nov

£14.50–£34.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Thu 13 Nov

£14.50–£34.50 / 01274 432000

  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:30 – 21:30
…and 2 more dates until 15 Nov

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Tue 28 Oct

£17–£39.50 / 01227 787787

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 29 Oct

£17–£39.50 / 01227 787787

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Thu 30 Oct

£17–£39.50 / 01227 787787

  • 14:30 – 16:30
  • 19:30 – 21:30
…and 2 more dates until 1 Nov

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Wed 1 Oct

£22–£37.50 / 0115 989 5555

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Thu 2 Oct

£22–£37.50 / 0115 989 5555

  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:30 – 21:30

Fri 3 Oct

£22–£37.50 / 0115 989 5555

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Sat 4 Oct

£22–£37.50 / 0115 989 5555

  • 14:30 – 16:30
  • 19:30 – 21:30

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 17 Oct

£5 / 07989 508436

With Inua Ellams, Anneliese Mackintosh, Hailey Beavis, Toby Campion and other special guests.

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Sat 25 Oct

£7 (£5) / 07989 508436

With Sam Small.

Rally & Broad and the Scottish Poetry Library present Kate Tempest, with an introduction from Don Paterson.

  • 19:30

Stereo, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 07989 508436

With Rachel Amey, A New International, Kieran Hurley, Leyla Josephine and Declan Welsh.

  • 14:30 – 17:30

Salsa Classes

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

Chart Centre, Willenhall

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 18 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 36 more dates until 27 Jun 2015

The Shed, Wolverhampton

Mon 6 Oct

£5–£8 / 07961 514074

Beginners start at 7.30pm; intermediate to advanced start 8.30pm.

  • 19:30 – 01:00

Tue 7 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Mon 13 Oct

£5–£8 / 07961 514074

Beginners start at 7.30pm; intermediate to advanced start 8.30pm.

  • 19:30 – 01:00
…and 62 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Walkabout, Wolverhampton

Mon 6 Oct

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Mon 13 Oct

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Mon 20 Oct

£5.50 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 21:30
…and 20 more dates until 9 Mar 2015

Stopgap Artificial Things: Disability In Dance Workshop

Stopgap dancers lead an inclusive dance workshop for disabled and non-disabled participants introducing the creative processes behind Artificial Things.

The Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton

Wed 19 Nov

£15 / 01823 414141

  • 16:30
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Ballet Body Sculpture

Ballet fitness classes designed for women to develop good posture, core strength, flexibility, toned body line, balance and coordination. The programme combines pilates, ballet, stretching and NLP unique mind and body connection. No previous experience in ballet or fitness is necessary to join the classes – you can start…

David Lloyd Kensington, London SW7

Sat 4 Oct

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Sat 11 Oct

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Sat 18 Oct

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

  • 14:00 – 15:00
…and 24 more dates until 4 Apr 2015

Blush

Resident DJs spin disco, house and club classics.

Anam, London N1

Sat 4 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7278 1001

  • 18:00 – 04:00

Sat 11 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7278 1001

  • 18:00 – 04:00

Sat 18 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7278 1001

  • 18:00 – 04:00

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 020 7278 1001

  • 18:00 – 04:00

Eliot Smith Dance Company: Inner Retrieval

Exploring themes of love, death and resurrection, this is an original evening of contemporary dance, choreographed to music by James MacMillan and Ben Frost.

Cathedral Church Of St Mary, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Oct

£5 / 0191 232 6953

Doors open 7pm.

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Freez Fitness: Beginners: Workshop

A unique fusion of street dance moves and aerobic exercise, Freez is a brand new exercise programme.

Studio B, London SW2

Tue 7 Oct

£7 / 020 86712402

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Tue 14 Oct

£7 / 020 86712402

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Tue 21 Oct

£7 / 020 86712402

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Tue 28 Oct

£7 / 020 86712402

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Hip Hop Tots

Classes exploring the rhythm, movement and creativity involved in hip hop dancing for kids aged 3–5.

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 13 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 20 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 27 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Murrayfield Parish Church, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 337 1091

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 11:00 – 11:45

Sat 11 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 337 1091

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 11:00 – 11:45

Sat 18 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 337 1091

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 11:00 – 11:45
…and 2 more dates until 1 Nov

Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 553 1876

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Sat 11 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 553 1876

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Sat 18 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 553 1876

Please note: This course runs 30 Aug–01 Nov.

  • 10:00 – 10:45
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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 4 Oct

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00
…and 6 more dates until 29 Nov

The Pod Bar, London SW19

Thu 2 Oct

£7 one class; £10 two classes / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Thu 16 Oct

£7; £10 two classes / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Mairearad & Anna

The responsive improvisational double act of Mairearad Green (accordion and bagpipes) and Anna Massie (fiddle, banjo and guitar) play joyful instrumental folk.

The CatStrand, Castle Douglas

Sat 8 Nov

£10 (£8) / 01644 420374

  • 19:30

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.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sun 23 Nov

£36 (£32; Children £15; £24.50) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:30

Mon 24 Nov

£36 (£32; Children £15; £24.50) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:30

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Fri 21 Nov

£20–£33.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 22 Nov

£20–£33.50 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

The Hawth, Crawley

Tue 20 Jan 2015

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

  • 19:30

Wed 21 Jan 2015

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

  • 19:30

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Poppy

2014 marks the centenary of the First World War. The war, it was proclaimed, to end all wars! The London Ballet Company's production starkly portrays the havoc wreaked by global war on ordinary people.

St Bride Foundation, London EC4Y

Tue 14 Oct

£6 adv / 020 7353 3331

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Wed 15 Oct

£6 adv / 020 7353 3331

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Thu 16 Oct

£6 adv / 020 7353 3331

  • 13:00 – 14:00
…and 9 more dates until 31 Oct

Rathbone: Workshop (Ages 13-25)

Learn contemporary dance skills with the opportunity to performing on stage.

Studio B, London SW2

Mon 6 Oct

£25 / 020 86712402

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Mon 13 Oct

£25 / 020 86712402

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Mon 20 Oct

£25 / 020 86712402

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Mon 27 Oct

£25 / 020 86712402

  • 18:00 – 20:00
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Rules of the Dancefloor

Interactive dance performance. A celebration of the rites of passage that befall us on the dancefloor. Ages 12+.

Platform, Glasgow

Thu 9 Oct

£3.50–£8 / 0141 276 9696

  • 19:00

Fri 10 Oct

£3.50–£8 / 0141 276 9696

  • 19:00

Bar So, Bournemouth

Wed 1 Oct

£6 ( £5) / 01202 203050

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Wed 8 Oct

£6 ( £5) / 01202 203050

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Wed 15 Oct

£6 ( £5) / 01202 203050

  • 20:30 – 22:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Oct

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Fri 3 Oct

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 10 Oct

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 17 Oct

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 31 Oct

The Irish Club, Southsea

Wed 1 Oct

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

  • 20:00

Wed 8 Oct

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

  • 20:00

Wed 15 Oct

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

  • 20:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Nov

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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 1 Oct

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 8 Oct

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 15 Oct

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00
…and 9 more dates until 17 Dec

Sisters Grimm: Inala

  • Written by: Joseph Shabalala

Choreographer Mark Baldwin unites Zulu traditions of song and dance with Western classical ballet, contemporary dance and music.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Wed 1 Oct

£24.50 ( £12; Children £12 under 16s) / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 4 Oct

£19.50–£22.50 ( £10) / 01223 357851

  • 19:30

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Fri 3 Oct

£19.50–£24 / 0121 345 0600

  • 19:30

Southside Strutters Social Dance Class

Swing Dance Class & LIVE MUSIC with Natty Congeroo & The Flames of Rhythm. Natty will present a sizzlin' sextet of killer diller thrillers. Mixing the hottest Jazz, Gospel, Swing, Jump Jive, Rumba to Rhythm and Blues. Class by Oli Deans.

Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec, London SE11

Wed 1 Oct

£6–£10 / 020 7582 6800

  • 19:45 – 01:00

Wed 8 Oct

£6–£10 / 020 7582 6800

  • 19:45 – 01:00
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