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Scooby-Doo and the Mystery of the Pyramid

Live stage show featuring the classic duo. Ages 2+.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Tue 24 Jun

£19.50 (Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01727 844488

  • 18:30

Wed 25 Jun

£19.50 (Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01727 844488

  • 18:30

Thu 26 Jun

£19.50 (Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01727 844488

  • 18:30

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Thu 15 May

£19.50 / 01274 432000

  • 18:30

Fri 16 May

£19.50 / 01274 432000

  • 18:30

Sat 17 May

£19.50 / 01274 432000

  • 14:30
  • 18:30

Sun 18 May

£19.50 / 01274 432000

  • 13:00
  • 16:30

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 25 Jul

£19.50 ( £61; Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01256 844244

  • 19:00

Sat 26 Jul

£19.50 ( £61; Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01256 844244

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Sun 27 Jul

£19.50 ( £61; Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01256 844244

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

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51 Shades of Maggie

  • Written by: Leesa Harker

Comedy spoof of 50 Shades of Grey tells the story of lovable 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.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Fri 9 May

£20–£22.50 / 01786 473544

  • 19:30

Brighton Dome

Fri 25 Apr

Pavilion Theatre

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 709709

Sat 26 Apr

Pavilion Theatre

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 709709

Sun 27 Apr

Pavilion Theatre

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 709709

Bristol Hippodrome

Fri 20 Jun

£21 / 0844 847 2325

Sat 21 Jun

£21 / 0844 847 2325

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Jersey Boys

  • Directed by: Des McAnuff
  • Written by: Bob Crewe (lyrics)

Musical drama about the career of Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons.

The Green Room, Liverpool

Fri 15 Aug

£15 / 0151 922 7771

  • 18:30

Piccadilly Theatre, London W1D

Fri 25 Apr

£22.50–£90 / 0844 871 7627

Sat 26 Apr

£22.50–£90 / 0844 871 7627

Sun 27 Apr

£22.50–£90 / 0844 871 7627

…and 156 more dates until 26 Oct

20th Century Boy

A musical inspired by the life of rock legend Marc Bolan and his band T Rex.

Bristol Hippodrome

Mon 12 May

£10–£29.50 / 0844 847 2325

Tue 13 May

£10–£29.50 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 14 May

£10–£29.50 / 0844 847 2325

£15 / 0844 847 2325

…and 3 more dates until 17 May

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 14 Jul

£20–£23.50 / 01702 351135

Tue 15 Jul

£20–£23.50 / 01702 351135

Wed 16 Jul

£20–£23.50 / 01702 351135

…and 3 more dates until 19 Jul

Darlington Civic Theatre

Mon 13 Oct

£29.50 (£18) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Tue 14 Oct

£29.50 (£18) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Wed 15 Oct

£29.50 (£18) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 18 Oct

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Agatha Christie's Black Coffee

  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Christie's first play for the stage features the now-iconic Hercule Poirot and a typical crime plot.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Tue 6 May

£15.50–£30.25 (£10.50–£28.25) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Wed 7 May

£15.50–£30.25 (£10.50–£28.25) / 02476 553055

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Thu 8 May

£15.50–£30.25 (£10.50–£28.25) / 02476 553055

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 10 May

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Mon 6 Oct

£10–£29.50 / 08441 717620

Tue 7 Oct

£10–£29.50 / 08441 717620

Wed 8 Oct

£10–£29.50 / 08441 717620

…and 3 more dates until 11 Oct

Darlington Civic Theatre

Mon 22 Sep

£26 (£17.50) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Sep

£26 (£17.50) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Wed 24 Sep

£26 (£17.50) / 01325 486555

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 27 Sep

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Dirty Dusting

Three senior cleaning ladies start up a telephone sex line in this heart-warming feelgood comedy drama, starring Benidorm's Crissy Rock plus Pat Dunn, Leah Bell, and Jason Jones. Written by Ed Waugh and Trevor Wood.

The Customs House, South Shields

Wed 1 Oct

£20 / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Epsom Playhouse

Wed 8 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

Fri 17 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Fri 3 Oct

£20 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30

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The Woman in Black

  • Directed by: Robin Herford
  • Written by: Stephen Mallatratt (adapt)

Theatre experience with a heavy film noir influence, about a young lawyer trying to exorcise his metaphorical demons.

Fortune Theatre, London WC2B

Fri 25 Apr

£17.50–£60 / 0844 871 7627

Sat 26 Apr

£17.50–£60 / 0844 871 7627

Tue 29 Apr

£17.50–£60 / 0844 871 7627

…and 183 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

Milton Keynes Theatre

Mon 23 Mar 2015

£17.50–£32 / 0844 871 7652

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£17.50–£32 / 0844 871 7652

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£17.50–£32 / 0844 871 7652

…and 3 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£12–£27 / 0870 060 6650

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£12–£27 / 0870 060 6650

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£12–£27 / 0870 060 6650

…and 3 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

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Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

  • Directed by: Rob Bettinson
  • Written by: Alan Janes

Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Mon 7 Jul

£15–£17.50 eve; £15.50–£25.50; £15.50–£25.50; £16.50–£27.50 (£12.50–£25; £12.50–£25; £12.50–£25) / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Tue 8 Jul

£15–£17.50 eve; £15.50–£25.50; £15.50–£25.50; £16.50–£27.50 (£12.50–£25; £12.50–£25; £12.50–£25) / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Wed 9 Jul

£15–£17.50 eve; £15.50–£25.50; £15.50–£25.50; £16.50–£27.50 (£12.50–£25; £12.50–£25; £12.50–£25) / 01274 432000

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 12 Jul

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 28 Apr

£10–£29.50

Tue 29 Apr

£10–£29.50

Wed 30 Apr

£10–£29.50

…and 3 more dates until 3 May

Birmingham Hippodrome

Mon 23 Jun

£18–£24 / 0844 338 5000

Tue 24 Jun

£18–£24 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 25 Jun

£18–£24 / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 28 Jun

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Evita

  • Written by: Tim Rice (lyrics)

Singer and actor Marti Pellow features as Che, in the musical drama written by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, about the life of the Argentinian woman who became wife to her country's president, Juan Peron.

Hull New Theatre

Fri 25 Apr

£24–£34; £19–£29; £27–£37 / 01482 226655

  • 19:30

Sat 26 Apr

£24–£34; £19–£29; £27–£37 / 01482 226655

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

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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The Mousetrap

  • Directed by: Angus Jackson
  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Mon 26 May

£23–£25; £26–£28.50 (£24.50–£27) / 020 8561 8371

  • 19:30

Tue 27 May

£23–£25; £26–£28.50 (£24.50–£27) / 020 8561 8371

  • 19:30

Wed 28 May

£23–£25; £26–£28.50 (£24.50–£27) / 020 8561 8371

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 31 May

Derby Theatre

Fri 25 Apr

£16.50–£25.50 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Sat 26 Apr

£16.50–£25.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Mon 23 Jun

£21–£29 (£19–£27) / 01463 234234

  • 20:00

Tue 24 Jun

£21–£29 (£19–£27) / 01463 234234

  • 20:00

Wed 25 Jun

£21–£29 (£19–£27) / 01463 234234

  • 20:00
…and 3 more dates until 28 Jun

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…and at 11 other places

What The Ladybird Heard

  • Written by: Julia Donaldson

The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Mon 26 May

£11 / 01727 844488

  • 14:00

Tue 27 May

£11 / 01727 844488

  • 11:00
  • 14:00

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 26 Aug

£12

Wed 27 Aug

£12

Thu 28 Aug

£12

Fri 29 Aug

£12

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 15 Jul

£13 ( £48) / 020 8561 8371

  • 13:30

Wed 16 Jul

£13 ( £48) / 020 8561 8371

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Thu 17 Jul

£13 ( £48) / 020 8561 8371

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

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Avenue Q

Muppet/puppet musical tale – packed full of risqué songs – pondering what one can really do with their BA in English.

G Live, Guildford

Thu 31 Jul

£22.30; £25; £27.50; £14.50; £17.50; £19.50 / 0844 770 1797

  • 19:30

Fri 1 Aug

£22.30; £25; £27.50; £14.50; £17.50; £19.50 / 0844 770 1797

  • 19:30

Sat 2 Aug

£22.30; £25; £27.50; £14.50; £17.50; £19.50 / 0844 770 1797

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Mon 8 Sep

£20.50–£24 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Tue 9 Sep

£20.50–£24 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Wed 10 Sep

£20.50–£24 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 23:00
…and 2 more dates until 12 Sep

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Tue 16 Sep

£15–£30.50 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 17 Sep

£15–£30.50 / 0870 607 7533

Thu 18 Sep

£15–£30.50 / 0870 607 7533

…and 2 more dates until 20 Sep

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The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Mon 19 May

£15–£25; £15–£20 / 01223 503333

  • 19:45

Tue 20 May

£15–£25; £15–£20 / 01223 503333

  • 19:45

Wed 21 May

£15–£25; £15–£20 / 01223 503333

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 24 May

Darlington Civic Theatre

Tue 17 Jun

£20–£24.50; £17 / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Wed 18 Jun

£20–£24.50; £17 / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Thu 19 Jun

£20–£24.50; £17 / 01325 486555

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 21 Jun

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Mon 30 Jun

£17.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£20; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s; £14.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£22; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s… / 01323 412000

  • 19:45

Tue 1 Jul

£17.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£20; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s; £14.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£22; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s… / 01323 412000

  • 19:45

Wed 2 Jul

£17.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£20; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s; £14.50; £10 under 25s; £14.50–£22; £13–£20.50 disabled; £10 under 25s… / 01323 412000

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 5 Jul

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Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 19 Aug

£15–£45 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 20 Aug

£15–£45 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 21 Aug

£15–£45 / 0844 847 2325

…and 15 more dates until 7 Sep

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Wed 8 Oct

£24.50–£44.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 19:00

Thu 9 Oct

£24.50–£44.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Fri 10 Oct

£24.50–£44.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 19:00
…and 8 more dates until 19 Oct

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Wed 23 Jul

£19–£43 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:00

Thu 24 Jul

£19–£43 / 0844 848 2700

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Fri 25 Jul

£19–£43 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:00
…and 20 more dates until 17 Aug

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The Only Way is Downton

  • Directed by: Owen Lewis
  • Written by: Luke Kempner

Brilliant new parody from impressionist Luke Kempner.

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Tue 6 May

£15 (£13) / 01635 522 733

  • 19:45

Dundee Rep

Sat 3 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Thu 1 May

£12–£14 / 01463 234234

  • 20:00

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Our Country’s Good

  • Directed by: Ann Garner
  • Written by: Timberlake Wertenbaker

Set in an 18th-century Australian penal colony where second Lieutenant Ralph Clark sets out with a cast of convicts to stage a production of Farquhar's The Recruiting Officer, he encounters more challenges than he bargained for. An absorbing, comic and often very moving examination of the redemptive power of theatre in a…

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Fri 25 Apr

£22.50–£24.50 (£15; £18–£20) / 020 8688 9291

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Sat 26 Apr

£22.50–£24.50 (£15; £18–£20) / 020 8688 9291

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Dirty Dancin In Le Shebeen

The dust has settled in the estate after the shenanigans of Maggie's last adventure and now she and her buck-eejit sidekick, Big Sally-Ann are planning a birthday party in the Shebeen.

Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre, Limavady

Fri 25 Apr

£13 inc glass of wine / 028 77760650

  • 20:00

Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey

Sat 26 Apr

£19–£23 / 028 9034 0202

  • 17:00 – 20:30

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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All Our Yesterdays

Timeless Productions and the Memory Lane dancers take you back to the days of Dance Hall and through the decades from the 40s to the 70s, via every nostalgic classic you can think of.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Fri 25 Apr

£12–£16 / 01786 473544

  • 19:30

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Sat 26 Apr

£14 (£12) / 01224 641122

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Wed 30 Apr

£12–£14 / 01475 723723

  • 07:30

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Don't Mention Hemingway

A solo play about the life of the female war correspondent, Martha Gellhorn.

Riverside Studios, London W6

Mon 12 May

Studio 3

£12 (£10) / 02082 371111

Tue 13 May

Studio 3

£12 (£10) / 02082 371111

Wed 14 May

Studio 3

£12 (£10) / 02082 371111

…and 4 more dates until 18 May

Jersey Boys

The electrifying true life story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Wed 8 Oct

£18–£53.50 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 9 Oct

£18–£53.50 / 0844 871 3014

Fri 10 Oct

£20–£58.50 / 0844 871 3014

…and 13 more dates until 25 Oct

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Tue 9 Dec

£15–£49 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 10 Dec

£15–£49 / 0870 607 7533

Thu 11 Dec

£15–£49 / 0870 607 7533

…and 19 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Palace Theatre, Manchester

Thu 4 Sep

£18–£46 / 0844 847 2275

Fri 5 Sep

£20–£49.50 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 6 Sep

£20–£49.50 / 0844 847 2275

…and 24 more dates until 4 Oct

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