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Still Game

  • Cast: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill

The stage version of Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill's TV sitcom of ageing disgracefully, starring Ford Kiernan as Jack Jarvis and Greg Hemphill as Victor McDade.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Thu 2 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 3 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 2 more dates until 5 Oct

Frankie Boyle: Work in Progress

A pretty special chance to catch The Boyle in a new work in progress show.

The Stand, Glasgow

Thu 16 Oct

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00 – 19:00

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.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 9 Oct

£25.50 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

Mon 24 Nov

£25.50 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Wed 19 Nov

£25.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 25 Nov

£26.50

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Coalition

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

Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1757

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1757

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1757

  • 23:00 – 03:00
…and 10 more dates until 28 Dec

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

  • 19:30

Ferneham Hall, Fareham

Sun 26 Oct

£22.50 / 01329 231942

  • 17:00

The Hexagon, Reading

Sat 18 Oct

£23 / 0118 960 6060

  • 19:30

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Miranda Hart: My, What I Call, Live Show

The socially awkward, perennially clumsy Miranda off the, what we call, telly embarks on her first ever live tour. Such fun!

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Thu 16 Oct

£27.50 / 0844 412 4624

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Wed 15 Oct

£27.50 / 02920 224488

Sat 18 Oct

£27.50 / 02920 224488

National Indoor Arena, Birmingham

Fri 17 Oct

£27.50 / 0871 945 6000

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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…

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Wed 8 Oct

£39.50 / 01256 844244

Bristol Hippodrome

Fri 17 Oct

£35–£39.50 / 0844 847 2325

Sat 18 Oct

£35–£39.50 / 0844 847 2325

Buxton Opera House

Thu 27 Nov

£40.50 / 0845 127 2190

Fri 28 Nov

£40.50 / 0845 127 2190

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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

Wed 1 Oct

£32.50–£125 / 0844 871 3000

Thu 2 Oct

£32.50–£125 / 0844 871 3000

Fri 3 Oct

£32.50–£125 / 0844 871 3000

…and 63 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Melting Pot

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

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£12 in advance; £15 on the door / 0141 221 7705

With Francois K & The Nuclear Family.

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 1 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 6 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Russell Kane: Smallness

  • 4 stars

Kane continues to play up his flamboyancy in this show about being a little on the stunted side.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Fri 3 Oct

£18 (£16) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Cheltenham Town Hall

Sun 12 Oct

£12 / 0844 576 2210

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Court Theatre, Tring

Thu 11 Dec

£18.50

  • 20:00

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Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew

Britain's greatest stand-up doing a work in progress, discarding ideas that other comedians would give a kidney for.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Tue 11 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45

Thu 13 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45
…and 7 more dates until 8 Dec

Caitlin Moran: How to Build a Girl

The columnist and author is off on tour to get lairy and talk about men, women, Bowie, feminism, massive hair and the revolution in her own light-hearted but thought-provoking style.

Maxima Forum, Cheltenham

Fri 3 Oct

£16

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Chris Ramsey: The Most Dangerous Man on Saturday Morning Television

Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations inspired by being removed from the Soccer AM sofa for saying a naughty word.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Thu 2 Oct

Great Hall

£17.50 / 01970 623 232

  • 20:00

Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

Fri 3 Oct

Malt Room

£16.50 / 01539 725 133

  • 20:00

Brighton Dome

Sat 25 Oct

£17.50 / 01273 709709

  • 21:30

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Courtney Love

Grunge rock from the frontwoman of alt. rock band Hole as she embarks on her UK tour.

Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 22 May 2015

£30 / 0191 230 1813

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Derren Brown: Infamous

  • Directed by: Andy Nyman
  • Written by: Derren Brown

The master of mentalism takes his newest show on the road, melding mind games, illusion, showmanship and masses of charm.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 6 Jul 2015

£36–£51

Tue 7 Jul 2015

£36–£51

Wed 8 Jul 2015

£36–£51

…and 3 more dates until 11 Jul 2015

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Mon 29 Jun 2015

prices vary / 0116 233 3111

Tue 30 Jun 2015

prices vary / 0116 233 3111

Wed 1 Jul 2015

prices vary / 0116 233 3111

…and 3 more dates until 4 Jul 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Mon 18 May 2015

£25–£36 / 0844 871 3014

Tue 19 May 2015

£25–£36 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 20 May 2015

£25–£36 / 0844 871 3014

…and 3 more dates until 23 May 2015

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Fly

Night of house, dubstep, garage and UK funky from a selection of Edinburgh DJs.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Oct

£5–£7 / 0131 247 4704

  • 23:00

Fri 10 Oct

£5–£7 / 0131 247 4704

  • 23:00

Fri 17 Oct

£5–£7 / 0131 247 4704

  • 23:00
…and 9 more dates until 19 Dec

Gary Numan

Pioneering electro rocker, who's finally getting the recognition he deserves.

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Fri 28 Nov

£35 / 0844 249 4300

Gasoline Dance Machine

A night of mixed genres and mutant disco at this night from Cheap Picasso and Rob Ralston.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Sat 18 Oct

£7 (£6) / 0131 247 4704

  • 23:00

Golden Hare Book Group

Get your book on with some fellow bibliophiles at this monthly book group.

Golden Hare, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 629 1396

  • 18:30

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 0131 629 1396

  • 18:30

In Time o' Strife

  • Directed by: Imogen Knight
  • Written by: Michael John McCarthy (music)

National Theatre of Scotland present a re-imagining of this rarely performed classic.

The Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford

Wed 1 Oct

£11–£26.50 / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£11–£26.50 / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Oct

£11–£26.50 / 01865 305305

  • 20:00

Sat 4 Oct

£11–£26.50 / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 14 Oct

£12.50–£15 (£2–£9) / 0141 429 0022

  • 19:30

Wed 15 Oct

£12.50–£15 (£2–£9) / 0141 429 0022

  • 19:30

Thu 16 Oct

£12.50–£15 (£2–£9) / 0141 429 0022

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 18 Oct

Dundee Rep

Tue 7 Oct

£14–£21 (£14–£18; Children £9) / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

Wed 8 Oct

£14–£21 (£14–£18; Children £9) / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

Thu 9 Oct

£14–£21 (£14–£18; Children £9) / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

Fri 10 Oct

£14–£21 (£14–£18; Children £9) / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

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