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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 13 Nov

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01727 844488

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

Assembly Hall, Worthing

Sun 28 Dec

£24 / 01903 206206

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The Curing Room

  • 4 stars

Spring 1944: seven Soviet soldiers have been captured by the Nazis, stripped naked and abandoned in the locked empty cellar of a monastery in southern Poland. Deprived of all ties to their world, the prisoners redefine their concepts of order and human nature. In order to survive the men resort to murder and cannibalism.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Thu 30 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Fri 31 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Sat 1 Nov

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

…and 8 more dates until 9 Nov

Albert Halls, Bolton

Thu 30 Oct

£12.50 / 01204 334400

Fri 31 Oct

£12.50 / 01204 334400

Sat 1 Nov

£12.50 / 01204 334400

Tom Neenan: The Haunting At Lopham House

  • 4 stars
  • Written by: Tom Neenan

A ghoulish comedy drama set in 1902, telling the story of a London accountant's assistant who is tasked with investigating some ghostly goings on.

The Other Place, Brighton

Fri 31 Oct

£9 (£7.50) / 07800 983 290

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Tue 4 Nov

£6 / 020 7609 1800

Dreamboats And Miniskirts

  • Written by: Maurice Gran

Musical sequel to Dreamboats And Petticoats written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, which follows an aspiring vocal duo, who must adapt their style to succeed during the advent of the Beatles and the Mersey sound. Featuring the hits 'Twist & Shout', 'Handy Man', 'Pretty Woman' and 'One Fine Day'.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 9 Mar 2015

£9.75–£44.50

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£10–£44.50

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£10–£44.50

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Mon 10 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

Tue 11 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

Wed 12 Nov

£22.75–£33.25 / 02476 553055

…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Mon 13 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

Tue 14 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

Wed 15 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

…and 3 more dates until 18 Jul 2015

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Pygmalion: Enigma Theatre

The popular classic by George Bernard Shaw is his most famous and best-loved play, inspired the 1956 musical 'My Fair Lady'. Henry Higgins takes on the task of passing off commoner Eliza Doolittle as a duchess at an embassy ball.

Riverhouse, Walton-on-Thames

Thu 30 Oct

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

Fri 31 Oct

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

Sat 1 Nov

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

Bloody Boyds

Historic characters from Dean Castle's rich history come to life, with everyone from King Robert the Bruce to Jacobite William Boyd putting in an appearance. Expect macabre tales, live performances and perhaps even the odd wee fright. Event designed and delivered by CONFLUX.

Dean Castle Country Park, Kilmarnock

Fri 31 Oct

Over-8s only

£5 / 01563 554734

Event runs every 20 minutes.

Sat 1 Nov

Over-8s only

£5 / 01563 554734

Event runs every 20 minutes.

Sun 2 Nov

Over-8s only

£5 / 01563 554734

Event runs every 20 minutes.

The Princess And The Pea

  • Written by: Julian Butler

A heartwarming adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's fairytale.

The Albany, London SE8

Thu 30 Oct

£7 ( £24) / 020 8692 4446

Fri 31 Oct

£7 ( £24) / 020 8692 4446

Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

Sat 6 Dec

£8.50 / 01539 725 133

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Sun 2 Nov

£7; £1 baby on lap (0-12months) / 01227 769075

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The Voice Thief

  • Directed by: Gill Robertson
  • Written by: Rob Evans

Catherine Wheels presents a new promenade production about the mysterious ‘Voice Facility’ which removes the voices of ‘troublesome’ girls. Ages 9+.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

Sun 2 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

Fri 7 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

…and 4 more dates until 15 Nov

Glasgay!

Celebrating its 21st anniversary this year, the massive celebration of queer culture boasts impressive programme of theatre, comedy, music, clubs and visual art events.

Various venues: Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary / 0141 552 7575

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Ghost Tour

Backstage experience with a spooky twist. These spine-chilling tales will have you shivering in your seat and looking over your shoulder the next time you’re watching a show.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Fri 31 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Mon 3 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

…and 8 more dates until 5 Dec

Hey, Presto!

  • Written by: Nadia Shireen

Presto the cat is a very talented magician, so when he and his best friend Monty the dog join a funfair and start a magic show, things look good for the duo. But fame goes to Monty's head and soon Presto loses his friend and his show. Based on the book by Nadia Shireen.

Watermans Art Centre, Brentford

Thu 30 Oct

£6.50 / 020 8232 1010

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

The hit book and TV series is brought to the stage in a quirky exploration of the history of Britain. Based on the children's books by Terry Deary.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 25 Nov

£14 (£11; £44) / 020 8561 8371

Wed 26 Nov

£14 (£11; £44) / 020 8561 8371

Thu 27 Nov

£14 (£11; £44) / 020 8561 8371

…and 2 more dates until 29 Nov

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Thu 30 Oct

£17.50 (Children £12.50) / 01223 503333

Fri 31 Oct

£17.50 (Children £12.50) / 01223 503333

Sat 1 Nov

£17.50 (Children £12.50) / 01223 503333

Darlington Civic Theatre

Wed 5 Nov

£13 (Children £9.50) / 01325 486555

Thu 6 Nov

£13 (Children £9.50) / 01325 486555

Fri 7 Nov

£13 (Children £9.50) / 01325 486555

…and 2 more dates until 9 Nov

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Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£32–£36.50 / 01256 844244

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 3 Dec

£32 (£29; Children £18) / 01892 530613

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

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Twisted Fairy Tales

Enjoy a three course meal, cocktails and a unique burlesque and cabaret performance during this Halloween-themed night.

Proud Brighton Ballroom

Thu 30 Oct

£11.20 / 01273 605879

Sat 1 Nov

£5.60 / 01273 605879

Proud Cabaret City, London EC3R

Thu 30 Oct

£11.20

Fri 31 Oct

£11.20

Sat 1 Nov

£11.20

Proud Camden, London NW1

Thu 30 Oct

£35 inc meal; £44 inc meal; £69 inc meal / 0207 482 3867

Fri 31 Oct

£35 inc meal; £44 inc meal; £69 inc meal / 0207 482 3867

Sat 1 Nov

£35 inc meal; £44 inc meal; £69 inc meal / 0207 482 3867

51 Shades of Maggie

  • Written by: Leesa Harker

Comedy spoof of 50 Shades of Grey tells the story of Maggie Muff and her search for love. Maggie is a working class girl who, like most women, has been let down by all the men in her life.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Sun 9 Nov

£20 / 01463 234234

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Fri 14 Nov

£10–£22 / 01224 641122

Sat 15 Nov

£10–£22 / 01224 641122

Annie

East Ayrshire Youth Theatre present their take on the tale of little orphan Annie.

Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Thu 30 Oct

£6–£9 / 01563 554900

  • 14:00 Annie Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Fri 31 Oct

£6–£9 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30 Annie Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Sat 1 Nov

£6–£9 / 01563 554900

  • 14:00 Annie Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Cardinal Sinne

There's to be a new Pope, and the Cardinal needs to journey to the Vatican for the election, but a journalist stalls his trip by asking questions about the past.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 31 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

A Christmas Carol

Dickens' classic tale, newly adapted for the stage by Vincent Regan.

East Riding Theatre, Beverley

Wed 17 Dec

£10–£17.50 (£16; Children £15; Family £57; Members £15.75)

Thu 18 Dec

£10–£17.50 (£16; Children £15; Family £57; Members £15.75)

Fri 19 Dec

£10–£17.50 (£16; Children £15; Family £57; Members £15.75)

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Dance 'Til Dawn

  • Written by: Karen Bruce

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace are back with a brand new show celebrating the Golden Age of Hollywood.

Aldwych Theatre, London WC2B

Thu 30 Oct

£37.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Fri 31 Oct

£37.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

Sat 1 Nov

£37.50–£74.50 / 0844 847 2379

…and 53 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£10–£48 / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£19.50–£34.50 / 01702 351135

…and 3 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

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Dirty Dusting

Three senior cleaning ladies embark on a brand new business venture together – a telephone sex line.

Phoenix Theatre, Blyth

Fri 31 Oct

£20 / 01670 367 228

Dracula

A contemporary interpretation of Bram Stoker's haunting, erotic tale, set to music by composers including Bach, Mozart, Ligetti and Fred Firth.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Tue 11 Nov

Theatre

£15 (£13) / 01970 623 232

  • 19:30 Dracula Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Artsdepot, London N12

Tue 25 Nov

£18–£21 (£15) / 020 8369 5454

Wed 26 Nov

£18–£21 (£15) / 020 8369 5454

Galeri Caernarfon

Sat 8 Nov

£15 ( £12; Children £12) / 01286 685222

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Hairspray

  • Directed by: Paul Kerryson

The Falkirk Bohemians bring this famous tale of Baltimore in the1960s to life.

Falkirk Town Hall

Thu 30 Oct

£11 (£9) / 01324 506850

Fri 31 Oct

£11 (£9) / 01324 506850

Sat 1 Nov

£11 (£9) / 01324 506850

How Now Mrs Brown Cow

Brendan O'Carroll takes his larger than life comic creation Mrs Brown, and her boys, on a UK arena tour. The TV series depicting the tomfoolery of Agnes Brown, played by O'Carroll, and his close friends and relatives received a cold reception from critics but amassed a range of awards as well as extremely high viewing…

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Tue 30 Jun 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 412 4624

Wed 1 Jul 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 412 4624

Thu 2 Jul 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 412 4624

…and 2 more dates until 4 Jul 2015

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Tue 23 Jun 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 248 1585

Wed 24 Jun 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 248 1585

Thu 25 Jun 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 248 1585

…and 2 more dates until 27 Jun 2015

LG Arena, Birmingham

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 338 8000

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 338 8000

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£22.50–£39.50 / 0844 338 8000

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

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