Film, Comedy

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BBC SSO: Modern Times

Charlie Chaplin's 1936 classic features Chaplin's own score, as personally hummed by him to a professional orchestrator, played live here by the BBC SSO. It's been restored and is conducted by Timothy Brock; among its pleasures are the tune that would later become Chaplin's only hit song, 'Smile'.

City Halls, Glasgow

Thu 12 Jun

Grand Hall

£16 / 0141 353 8000

Buxton Festival Fringe

Comedy, theatre, dance, family events and much more – all part of one of England's largest Fringes.

Various venues: Buxton

Wed 9 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01298 70705

Thu 10 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01298 70705

Fri 11 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01298 70705

…and 16 more dates until 27 Jul

Edible Flicks Presents…Grease

Ed's Easy Diner proudly present the first ever Ed'ible Flicks at Everyman Cinema Maida Vale on Sunday 25th May - combining everyone's favourite, feel-good musical Grease with all-American dishes straight from the diner! It's gonna be electrifyin'!

Everyman Maida Vale, London W9

Sun 25 May

£35 / 0871 906 9060

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Gladstone's Bag Presents: Comedy Cine-Variety

Two programmes of silent films with live music. The 2pm programme is Chaplin shorts and the 4pm programme includes Laurel and Hardy's You're Darn Tootin'.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Wed 4 Jun

0141 553 0840

  • 19:00

Wed 2 Jul

0141 553 0840

  • 19:00

Wed 6 Aug

0141 553 0840

  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 1 Oct

Lady Alba Presents Nuclear Love

A cataclysmic cacophony of comedy, art and music featuring an exclusive screening of Ms Alba's latest musical offering.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Sat 3 May

£3 / 0141 222 2254

  • 20:00 – 01:00
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Luminate: Scotland's Creative Ageing Festival

Luminate, a new kid on the festival block, celebrates our creative lives as we age by offering a wide range of inspirational arts activities with and for older people, as well as events for audiences and participants across the generations.

Various venues, Scotland

Wed 1 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0131 668 8066

Thu 2 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0131 668 8066

Fri 3 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0131 668 8066

…and 28 more dates until 31 Oct

Mobile Chic Boutique and the Phoenix Center Launch Party

Mobile Chic Boutique sets up temporary shop in the Phoenix Center, which has now opened its doors. Help them kick off their programme of crafts, beauty events, comedy, poetry, discussions, cinema club, workshops and more at this launch event.

The Phoenix Center, London W1D

Fri 25 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 07946 543339

Nairn Book and Arts Festival

A range of musical, literary and artistic events with a fringe drawing on the talents of the local creative community. New last year was the introduction of a Twitter fiction competition and an artisan food fair.

Various venues: Nairn

Tue 2 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

Wed 3 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

Thu 4 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

…and 3 more dates until 7 Sep

Refugee Week Scotland

This annual week-long festival of arts and cultural events and activities celebrates the contribution of refugees to our communities and promotes better understanding of why people seek sanctuary.

Various venues: Glasgow

Mon 16 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Tue 17 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Wed 18 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 4 more dates until 22 Jun

Southend Film Festival

The sixth Southend Film Festival continues their focus on British independent films, which this year will be supported by film shorts for the first time. The programme includes classics, world cinema and new documentaries as well as an official big screen premier of two 1950s comedy shorts by Peter Sellers, long thought…

Various venues: Southend-on-Sea

Thu 1 May

Times & prices vary

Fri 2 May

Times & prices vary

Sat 3 May

Times & prices vary

…and 2 more dates until 5 May

St Ives September Festival

The St Ives September Festival features hundreds of acts over the course of a fortnight, including The South and Hawkwind. There are art exhibitions, walking tours and workshops and a film season showing screenings of classic movies.

Various venues: St Ives

Sat 13 Sep

Times & prices vary

Sun 14 Sep

Times & prices vary

Mon 15 Sep

Times & prices vary

…and 12 more dates until 27 Sep