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English National Ballet: My First Coppelia

  • Written by: George Williamson

Coppelia tells the comic family tale of an eccentric toymaker and his mechanical doll in a beautifully adapted version for young audiences.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 3 May

£10–£25 (Children £8–£20) / 01892 530613

  • 11:00
  • 14:00
  • 17:00

Sun 4 May

£10–£25 (Children £8–£20) / 01892 530613

  • 11:00
  • 15:00

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sat 17 May

£11–£26

Sun 18 May

£11–£26

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 4 Nov

£10–£56; £26–£36 under 26s ( £26–£36; £26–£36; £26–£36) / 0844 847 2325

  • 19:30

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£56; £26–£36 under 26s ( £26–£36; £26–£36; £26–£36) / 0844 847 2325

  • 19:30

Thu 6 Nov

£10–£56; £26–£36 under 26s ( £26–£36; £26–£36; £26–£36) / 0844 847 2325

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 8 Nov

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Swan Lake

Matthew Bourne's unmissable take on the most famous ballet in the classical canon. Prepare to laugh your socks off then cry your heart out.

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 20 May

£19.50–£43.50 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 21 May

£19.50–£43.50 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 22 May

£19.50–£43.50 / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 24 May

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Fri 25 Apr

£17–£43.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 26 Apr

£17–£43.50 / 0131 529 6000

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Tue 6 May

£20–£35.50 Tue-Sat; £17.50–£29 Thu / 01227 787787

  • 14:30

Wed 7 May

£20–£35.50 Tue-Sat; £17.50–£29 Thu / 01227 787787

  • 19:30

Thu 8 May

£20–£35.50 Tue-Sat; £17.50–£29 Thu / 01227 787787

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 10 May

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Ballet Theatre UK: The Little Mermaid

A dramatic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic story in which a beautiful young mermaid falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win his love.

The Atkinson, Southport

Sat 26 Apr

£15 (Children £12; £45) / 01704 533333

  • 18:00

The Brindley, Runcorn

Fri 25 Apr

£14 / 0151 907 8360

  • 19:30

Buxton Opera House

Sun 15 Jun

£17–£25 (Children £12.50; £23) / 0845 127 2190

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

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…and at 14 other places

The Wee Chill

The boutique dance and live music festival features performances from Admiral Fallow, Washington Irving, The Little Kicks, Call To Mind, Poor Things, Atom Tree, Konx-Om-Pax and Lee Watson. The Wee Chill also hosts a Christmas market, record fair, short film cinema and street food cartel's Christmas extravaganza.

SWG3, Glasgow

Tue 21 Oct

£15 / 0141 357 7246

Wed 22 Oct

£15 / 0141 357 7246

The Magic Word

Classical ballet about a spoilt Forest Queen who, after deciding to visit the Forest Elf in search of food and shelter, learns the beauty of sharing and the joy of friendship. Presented by Let’s All Dance.

Riverside Studios, London W6

Fri 27 Jun

£9 (£7; Family £27.50) / 02082 371111

Sat 28 Jun

£9 (£7; Family £27.50) / 02082 371111

Sun 29 Jun

£9 (£7; Family £27.50) / 02082 371111

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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 2 May

£5 / 07989 508436

'The Ampersand Edition' featuring mash-ups and collaborations. Award-winning dancer and choreographer Ruth Mills teams up with Gerry Campbell (formerly Belle & Sebastian); poet Ryan Van Winkle teams up with Lake Montgomery; Billy Liar joins forces with Lach. Part of The Bongo Lives!.

  • 19:00

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 30 Apr

£5 / 07989 508436

With Raymond Soltysek, Amy Shipway and Stephen Watt. Ticket includes a complimentary glass of anCnoc whisky.

  • 20:30

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.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 21 May

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 22 May

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 23 May

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 24 May

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Tue 29 Apr

£10 / 01224 641122

A beginners’ ballet class and behind-the-scenes look at the production.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 25 Apr

£10.50–£43.50 / 0844 871 7648

Sat 26 Apr

£10.50–£40.50 / 0844 871 7648

£10.50–£43.50 / 0844 871 7648

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Pontardawe Arts Centre

Thu 1 May

Phone for prices / 01792 863722

  • 19:00 – 20:00

Thu 8 May

Phone for prices / 01792 863722

  • 19:00 – 20:00

Thu 15 May

Phone for prices / 01792 863722

  • 19:00 – 20:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Jun

Pontardawe Arts Centre

Wed 30 Apr

Phone for prices / 01792 863722

  • 16:30 – 20:30

Salsa Aberdeen Dance Classes

Fun and energetic dance classes teaching a number of different Salsa styles. Beginners are welcome and no partner needed.

La Tasca, Aberdeen

Sun 27 Apr

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 30 Apr

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sun 4 May

£4–£5 / 01224 212001

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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MurleyDance: The Object Of My Affection

  • Directed by: David Murley
  • Written by: David Murley

Three dance works which looks at the relationships we have with objects.

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Sun 11 May

£15 / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

The Shaw Theatre, London NW1

Sun 27 Apr

£20 / 0870 033 2600

Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey

Fri 16 May

£15 (£10) / 028 9034 0202

  • 19:45

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BCM Planet Dance Club Night

BCM Planet Dance residents supply dance hits from the Majorca club scene.

Winter Gardens, Weston-super-Mare

Sat 28 Jun

£15; £12.50 adv / 01934 417117

  • 21:00 – 02:00

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.

Audio, Brighton

Mon 5 May

£15 / 01273 624343

Mon 26 May

£15–£30 / 01273 624343

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

£12 / 0131 226 4224

Sun 22 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 226 4224

Gilt Bar & Lounge, London EC3R

Sat 26 Apr

£10

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Ballet in Small Spaces: Visible Music

Dance and live music: 'Dances, Oracles and Mysteries' and 'Two Old Instruments', featuring dancers, an opera singer and musicians on piano and viola da gamba.

Bristol Music Club

Fri 25 Apr

£12–£15 / 0117 973 6118

  • 19:30

The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

Tue 29 Apr

£12–£15 / 01865 319450

  • 20:00

Shoreditch St Leonard's Church, London E1

Sun 27 Apr

£12–£15

  • 19:30

Essex Fest

Essex Fest showcases the very best of British music by infusing all the different genres over a two-day period into one festival. Including emerging talent to big names, such as Ms Dynamite, Donae'o, Shy FX, Charlie Hedges, ThEPETEBOX and Fight The Dice

Orsett Showground, Grays

Sat 19 Jul

Sun 20 Jul

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Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton

Thu 1 May

Phone for times / 01902 572090

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Thu 8 May

Phone for times / 01902 572090

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Thu 15 May

Phone for times / 01902 572090

  • 19:30 – 21:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Jun

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 Apr

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 7 May

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 14 May

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00
…and 31 more dates until 17 Dec

Diversity

Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent who actually, believe it or not, have some of the aforementioned talent.

Bournemouth International Centre

Sat 29 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Brighton Centre

Sun 7 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 847 1515

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Tue 9 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

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Pirates of the Carabina: Flown

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

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Fri 30 May

£15.50 ( £13.50; £12) / 0844 406 8666

  • 19:30

Sat 31 May

£15.50 ( £13.50; £12) / 0844 406 8666

  • 19:30

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Thu 22 May

£11–£21 / 0870 060 6650

Fri 23 May

£11–£21 / 0870 060 6650

Sat 24 May

£11–£21 / 0870 060 6650

Rite Of Spring/Romeo And Juliet: Concert Theatre

  • Written by: Shakespeare

A radical interpretation of Stravinsky's ballet and orchestral concert work in the theatrical setting of love and hatred between two Shakespeare's rivalling households

Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Thu 1 May

£14 (£12; Children £10; £10) / 01392 270891

  • 19:30

Bierkeller, Bristol

Thu 5 Jun

£11 (£9) / 0117 926 8514

Blue Elephant Theatre, London SE5

Fri 25 Apr

£12 / 020 7701 0100

Sat 26 Apr

£12 / 020 7701 0100

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The Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale

  • Written by: Joby Talbot

Christopher Wheeldon presents a new full-length work; Shakespeare's late, great romance.

Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Sat 26 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7304 4000

  • 12:00

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30

Tue 29 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7304 4000

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 8 May

Activate Youth Dance Festival

A programme of dance presented by talented young people.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sat 26 Apr

£12

Sun 27 Apr

£12

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 @ Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main Hall

£18 (£15) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Croydon Performing Arts Festival: Dance

An exciting showcase of performance presented by talented young people.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Wed 28 May

£5 / 020 8688 9291

  • 09:00

Thu 29 May

£5 / 020 8688 9291

  • 09:00

Fri 30 May

£5 / 020 8688 9291

  • 09:00

Sat 31 May

£5 / 020 8688 9291

  • 09:00

ArtsSpark Showcase 2014

The best of Darlington's young performers in this showcase event by Youth Theatre and Dance groups.

Darlington Civic Theatre

Wed 25 Jun

£4 (£2) / 01325 486555

  • 19:00
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