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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.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

Birmingham Hippodrome

Thu 12 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

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Thu 13 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

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The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Mon 30 Mar 2015

£15 / 020 8561 8371

Blackfriars Arts Centre, Boston

Sat 1 Nov

£12 (Children £10) / 01205 363108

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…and at 14 other places

Jack and the Beanstalk

Seasonal panto fun.

Grimsby Auditorium

Fri 12 Dec

£10 / 0870 607 7461

Tue 16 Dec

£13.50 / 0870 607 7461

Wed 17 Dec

£13.50 / 0870 607 7461

Thu 18 Dec

£13.50 / 0870 607 7461

Once Upon a Christmas

A Yuletide treat for the whole family. Featuring comedy sketches, classic songs and more.

Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay

Fri 26 Dec

£20 (Children £11; Seniors £19) / 01803 328385

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£20 (Children £11; Seniors £19) / 01803 328385

Royal Opera: Alice in Wonderland

Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet reimagines the tale of Alice down the rabbit hole.

Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Wed 24 Dec

£5–£115 / 020 7304 4000

Wed 31 Dec

£5–£115 / 020 7304 4000

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Beauty And The Beast

A traditional family pantomime based on the famous and ever-popular fairy tale.

The Place, Oakengates Theatre, Telford

Tue 9 Dec

£9.50–£17 / 01952 382382

Wed 10 Dec

£9.50–£17 / 01952 382382

Fri 12 Dec

£9.50–£17 / 01952 382382

…and 4 more dates until 18 Dec

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Ealing Common, London W5

Sun 26 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Charlie And Lola’s Extremely New Play

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

Northern Stage, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tue 28 Oct

£12.50 (Children £9.50) / 0191 230 5151

Wed 29 Oct

£12.50 (Children £9.50) / 0191 230 5151

Thu 30 Oct

£12.50 (Children £9.50) / 0191 230 5151

Norwich Playhouse

Sat 29 Nov

£11.50 / 01603 598598

Sun 30 Nov

£11.50 / 01603 598598

Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Sat 1 Nov

Theatre

£12.50 (£10) / 02476 524524

The Elf By Herself

Festive show about the elf who grew tall. Ages 3–6.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Sun 30 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Mon 1 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

…and 30 more dates until 31 Dec

The Hallowed Turf

Gazebo Theatre presents a drama telling the story of the first black officer in the British Army.

Loughborough Town Hall

Tue 4 Nov

£14 (£11; £8) / 01509 231914

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Hansel And Gretel

With sumptuous music, film, puppets and masks, a treat of a show as delicious as a gingerbread house.

The Civic, Barnsley

Wed 10 Dec

Assembly Room

£10 (£8; Children £6) / 01226 327000

Thu 11 Dec

Assembly Room

£10 (£8; Children £6) / 01226 327000

Fri 12 Dec

Assembly Room

£10 (£8; Children £6) / 01226 327000

Gala, Durham

Sat 25 Oct

£7 (£5; £20) / 0191 332 4041

Harrow Arts Centre, Pinner

Sun 30 Nov

The Studio

£8 (£6) / 020 8428 0124

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Headspace 14: The Power Of Giving

Now an annual celebration of the breadth of arts and health activity in North East Glasgow, this year’s packed Headspace programme sees community groups sharing creative gifts in a variety of ways. Come along, participate and see the ‘Power of Giving’ in

Platform, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free (most events) Booking required / 0141 276 9696

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

Little Red Riding Hood

Follow Little Red on her fateful journey through the forest to visit her granny. Featuring an eclectic cast of characters, including the heroine’s daft twin brothers, her larger than life mother, her forgetful granny and a cunning wolf.

East Kilbride Arts Centre

Sat 6 Dec

£10 (£8; Family £30) / 01355 261000

Sun 7 Dec

£10 (£8; Family £30) / 01355 261000

Sat 13 Dec

£10 (£8; Family £30) / 01355 261000

…and 2 more dates until 20 Dec

A Play, a Pie and a Pint: Flying With Swans

Three friends reunite for a simple trip to Arran, which becomes the journey of a lifetime. Written by Jack Dickson.

Gaiety Theatre, Ayr

Wed 12 Nov

£12 / 01292 288235

Thu 13 Nov

£12 / 01292 288235

Room on the Broom

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Toby Mitchell (adapt)

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children with stories of witches, cats, dogs, birds and frogs. Ages 3+.

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Sat 1 Nov

£11 ( £40) / 01245 606505

Sun 2 Nov

£11 ( £40) / 01245 606505

The Core At Corby Cube

Sun 26 Oct

£12 ( £10; £10; £10; Children £10 under 16s)

The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Thu 13 Nov

£11 / 01642 552663

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Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

A show about a family of stick people. Presented by Scamp Theatre. Ages 3+.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 8 Nov

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 873 3433

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Sun 9 Nov

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 873 3433

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Wed 12 Nov

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 873 3433

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
…and 40 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Totfest 2014- The Adventures Of Isabel

The exciting escapades of the frightfully fearless Isabel as she embarks on an epic adventure, encountering four fearsome foes along the way.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Tue 28 Oct

£7 (Family £26) / 0131 665 2240

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Sat 25 Oct

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01383 602302

Lochgelly Centre

Sun 26 Oct

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01592 418141

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

Sun 2 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

Access All Areas: Lighting & Sound: Workshop (Ages 11-18)

Learn about lighting and sound design and operation with lighting and sound technicians. No experience is required.

The Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Tue 28 Oct

£10 / 01204 520661

Act III (Over 55s)

Discover more about all aspects of a professional theatre, from behind the scenes to performance, with the opportunity to meet industry professionals, playwrights and directors.

Hull Truck Theatre

Wed 29 Oct

Phone for prices / 01482 323638

Wed 5 Nov

Phone for prices / 01482 323638

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices / 01482 323638

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Aladdin

A traditional family pantomime based on the famous fairy tale about the boy with the magic lamp.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Thu 27 Nov

£13.25–£21.75 / 02476 553055

  • 10:15 Aladdin Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Tue 2 Dec

£13.25–£21.75 / 02476 553055

  • 10:15 Aladdin Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Wed 3 Dec

£13.25–£21.75 / 02476 553055

  • 10:15 Aladdin Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
…and 9 more dates until 17 Dec

Aladdin

A specially adapted 'Relaxed Performance' aimed at customers with a wide range of disabilities, and those on the autistic spectrum, this performance will be signed, and will not contain any loud bangs, flashing lights or pyrotechnics.

Shanklin Theatre

Tue 30 Dec

£9 / 01983 868000

Aladdin

In a far away land a young pauper named Aladdin finds an enchanted lamp which, when rubbed, unlocks endless possibilities and a fantastical journey in this seasonal show.

CAST, Doncaster

Mon 8 Dec

£17 (£14) / 01302 303959

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Aladdin CAST, Doncaster

Tue 9 Dec

£17 (£14) / 01302 303959

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Aladdin CAST, Doncaster

Wed 10 Dec

£17 (£14) / 01302 303959

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Aladdin CAST, Doncaster
…and 6 more dates until 18 Dec

Aladdin

A traditional family pantomime based on the ever-popular fairy tale about the boy with the magic lamp.

The Civic Hall, Bedworth

Wed 3 Dec

£14.50 (£12.50; £12.50; £45) / 024 7637 6707

  • 10:00 Aladdin The Civic Hall, Bedworth

Thu 4 Dec

£14.50 (£12.50; £12.50; £45) / 024 7637 6707

  • 10:00 Aladdin The Civic Hall, Bedworth

Fri 5 Dec

£14.50 (£12.50; £12.50; £45) / 024 7637 6707

  • 10:00 Aladdin The Civic Hall, Bedworth
…and 8 more dates until 17 Dec

Aladdin

Kevin Tillett stars as Widow Twankey in this seasonal retelling of a classic story packed with comedy, illusion and magic and presented by Paul Hammond.

The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering

Fri 12 Dec

£12–£17; £13 early bird (Children £14; £15; £43.50–£88.50; £36–£73.50 early bird) / 01536 414141

  • 10:00 Aladdin The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering

Sat 13 Dec

£12–£17; £13 early bird (Children £14; £15; £43.50–£88.50; £36–£73.50 early bird) / 01536 414141

  • 11:00 Aladdin The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering

Sun 14 Dec

£12–£17; £13 early bird (Children £14; £15; £43.50–£88.50; £36–£73.50 early bird) / 01536 414141

  • 11:00 Aladdin The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering
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