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Dylan Moran: Off The Hook

Moran plays up to the stereotype of the bumbling, drunken Irishman, but his comedy is much more intelligent than mere cliché-mongering: on stage he is uniquely charismatic, a foul-mouthed mixture of lovable and misanthropic, and always very, very funny.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 15 Apr 2015

£25 / 01970 623 232

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 20 May 2015

£25 / 01727 844488

Thu 21 May 2015

£25 / 01727 844488

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 16 May 2015

£25 / 01256 844244

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…and at 32 other places

An Evening with Pam Ayres

A cosy evening of poetry, stories and incredible wit from the lady herself.

Dorking Halls

Sat 29 Nov

£23.50; £21.50 / 01306 881717

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Sun 29 Mar 2015

£22 / 023 8071 1811

Game Masters

Massive touring exhibition celebrating the varied history of computer gaming. With more than 125 playable games to work your way through, get stuck into arcade games, physical games (think Dance Battle et al), consoles, PCs and many more. On top of this, there's also displays of concept art, interactive displays and…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Dec

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Sat 6 Dec

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Sun 7 Dec

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

…and 134 more dates until 20 Apr 2015

The Lion King

  • Directed by: Julie Taymor
  • Written by: Julie Taymor (lyrics)

It's Hamlet … with lions! Julie Taymor's puppet-powered stage version of Disney's spectacular tale of a dead king and an errant son is a feast of exuberant theatre for the whole family, with show-stopping visual effects, gripping drama and plenty of laughs. The arrival of this touring production in Edinburgh makes…

Lyceum Theatre, London WC2E

Thu 27 Nov

£32.50–£125 / 0844 871 3000

Fri 28 Nov

£32.50–£125 / 0844 871 3000

Sat 29 Nov

£35–£125 / 0844 871 3000

…and 102 more dates until 29 Mar 2015

Ben And Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Sat 25 Jul 2015

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

Sun 26 Jul 2015

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sat 11 Apr 2015

£13.50–£15.50 (Children £11.50–£13.50; £54) / 020 8688 9291

Sun 12 Apr 2015

£13.50–£15.50 (Children £11.50–£13.50; £54) / 020 8688 9291

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Sat 16 May 2015

£13.50–£18.50 / 028 9024 0411

Sun 17 May 2015

£13.50–£18.50 / 028 9024 0411

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Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0844 871 7645

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0844 871 7645

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0844 871 7645

Princess Theatre, Torquay

Fri 27 Mar 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0870 847 2315

Sat 28 Mar 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0870 847 2315

Sun 29 Mar 2015

£13.50–£16 / 0870 847 2315

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Coalition

Drum & bass, breaks, dubstep, techno and electro from the resident team every week.

Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Nov

£5 (Members free) / 0131 225 1757

Sun 7 Dec

£5 (Members free) / 0131 225 1757

Mon 8 Dec

£5 (Members free) / 0131 225 1757

…and 55 more dates until 1 Feb 2015

Dawn French: 30 Million Minutes

  • Directed by: Michael Grandage
  • Written by: Dawn French

Much-loved comedian (and writer and actor) out on a solo tour with a show about the lessons life has taught her. Best known as half of French & Saunders, French also played the titular Vicar of Dibley, hosted Dawn French's Girls Who Do Comedy, has popped up on stage and on the silver screen, plus was the face of…

Buxton Opera House

Thu 27 Nov

£40.50 / 0845 127 2190

Fri 28 Nov

£40.50 / 0845 127 2190

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 29 Nov

£39.50 / 01223 357851

Sun 30 Nov

£39.50 / 01223 357851

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Wed 3 Dec

£40 (£36) / 020 8688 9291

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Bette Midler

The American singer and actress, also known as The Divine Miss M, sets out on her first UK tour in 35 years in support of her latest album It’s The Girls!

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Thu 9 Jul 2015

£50–£100 / 0871 945 6000

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Wed 15 Jul 2015

£50–£100 / 0844 248 1585

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sat 18 Jul 2015

£64–£123.50 / 0844 856 0202

Sun 19 Jul 2015

£64–£123.50 / 0844 856 0202

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Neu! Reekie!

Avant-garde spoken word, film and music fusion night describing itself as 'playing host to the sinister and the sanguine'.

Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£8 / 0131 553 1876

The End of Year Bash with Honeyblood (solo), Kirsty Logan, Loki with Becci Wallace, Duglas T Stewart (spoken word slot) and Moon Hop (DJ Whisky Stephen with FOUND).

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Neu! Reekie! Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh
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Charlie And Lola’s Extremely New Play

Everyone's favourite brother and sister duo are back with a brand new play about friendship.

Norwich Playhouse

Sat 29 Nov

£11.50 / 01603 598598

Sun 30 Nov

£11.50 / 01603 598598

Chris Hadfield: You Are Here

Canadian astronaut Hadfield is probably best known for singing Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in the International Space Station which made him a viral star. His new book is the best of photographs of the earth from space.

At-Bristol

Thu 11 Dec

£15 (£13.50; Children £10) / 0845 345 1235

Cineworld IMAX, Glasgow

Mon 15 Dec

£5 (Admission, including a copy of the book £20) / 0871 540 1000

Big Country

A re-formed configuration of the veteran Scotrockers whose hits include 'Fields of Fire' and 'In a Big Country'. They are joined on this leg of the tour by special guests Stevie Agnew, Dave Sharp and Simon Hugh.

PJ Molloys, Dunfermline

Tue 30 Dec

£22.50 / 01383 729790

Acoustic - get up close and personal in this rare acoustic set from Dunfermline's very own Big Country.

Bridget Christie: An Ungrateful Woman

  • 4 stars

Offbeat humour from the 2013 Foster's Comedy Award winner.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Mon 15 Dec

£12–£18 / 020 7223 2223

The Lowry, Salford

Sun 30 Nov

Quays Theatre

£14–£16 / 08432 086000

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Sat 3 Jan 2015

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Mon 5 Jan 2015

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

Granny Would Be Proud

Retro vintage market featuring fashion, jewellery, crafts and more.

Hillhead Bookclub, Glasgow

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0141 576 1700

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 576 1700

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 0141 576 1700

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 0141 576 1700

Lee Mack: Hit the Road Mack

Sharp one-liners and high energy banter from the BAFTA award-winning comic and star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie to You.

Brighton Centre

Mon 22 Dec

£27.50 / 0844 847 1515

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Thu 4 Dec

£28.50 / 01702 351135

Fri 5 Dec

£28.50 / 01702 351135

Sat 6 Dec

£28.50 / 01702 351135

LG Arena, Birmingham

Thu 27 Nov

£28.20 / 0844 338 8000

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Melting Pot

All things disco-house from residents Andrew Pirie and Simon Cordiner.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 221 7705

Al Murray: One Man, One Guvnor

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Fri 24 Apr 2015

£26.50 / 020 8561 8371

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 6 May 2015

£26.50 / 0844 847 2325

Broxbourne Civic Hall, Hoddesdon

Fri 15 May 2015

£25.50

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Model Rail Scotland

The model rail exhibition fires up its engines for another year of displays, new designs and practical advice.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £6; Family £25) / 0141 248 3000

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Pressure

More techno action from Slam featuring some big-name guests.

The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£16–£20 / 0141 565 1000

The night turns sweet 16 with sets from Ben Klock, Slam, Laura Jones and Subb-An.

  • 22:00 – 03:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 19 Dec

£24 / 0141 565 1000

Christmas party with Sven Väth.

  • 22:00 – 04:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£18–£22 / 0141 565 1000

End of year party.

  • 22:00 – 04:00 Pressure The Arches, Glasgow

Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew

The latest show from Lee to promote his latest Comedy Vehicle DVD.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Mon 8 Dec

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

Xplicit

Drum & bass, dubstep and other bassy beats.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Dec

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0131 558 8844

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Xplicit The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

BodyWorks

An exhibition all about how your body works, with the chance to perform a virtual autopsy, run in a giant hamster wheel and become a 'snot ninja' (lovely). Compare your physiological stats with other visitors and find out about all the latest scientific research into your very own body.

Glasgow Science Centre

Thu 27 Nov

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre

Fri 28 Nov

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre

Sat 29 Nov

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 BodyWorks Glasgow Science Centre
…and 32 more dates until 31 Dec

Christmas Tree Festival

Second annual Christmas Tree Festival at St Edmundsbury Cathedral from Wednesday 10 to Sunday 14 December. Over 30 decorated trees, with donations supporting participating charities. Open 10 am to 6 pm daily.

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Wed 10 Dec

Free / 01284 754933

Thu 11 Dec

Free / 01284 754933

Fri 12 Dec

Free / 01284 754933

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