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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.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 7 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £38) / 01970 623 232

  • 11:00

Albert Halls, Bolton

Sun 21 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £38) / 01204 334400

  • 11:00

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

'Sybil', 'Basil' and 'Manuel' recreate the chaotic John Cleese sitcom experience, while you enjoy a three course dinner. Nope, doesn't sound very safe to us, either. Booking is essential.

The Lowry, Salford

Sat 30 Aug

£45.50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Sun 31 Aug

£45.50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Wales Millennium Centre / Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru, Cardiff

Sat 20 Sep

£42–£45; £55 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00

Sat 27 Sep

£42–£45; £55 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00

The Singing Kettle: Jungle Party

Dress as your favourite jungle animal and get ready to join in with fave songs such as 'Do Your Ears Hang Low', 'Bear Hunt' and 'Leap Frog' at this fun packed Kettle show.

Ryan Centre, Stranraer

Sun 26 Oct

£11 (Family £40) / 01776 703535

  • 11:00

Chaplin's Circus

New British circus show which is the brainchild of three entertainers with decades of experience.

Pendley Manor Hotel, Tring

Thu 28 Aug

£17–£25 (Children £12–£20)

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Fri 29 Aug

£17–£25 (Children £12–£20)

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Sat 30 Aug

£17–£25 (Children £12–£20)

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Sun 31 Aug

£17–£25 (Children £12–£20)

  • 11:00 – 21:00

It's in the Bag

It's in the Bag take kids on a storytelling adventure – jam packed with songs, drama, games, puppets and rhymes all coming together to create something wonderful.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Sep

£6 / 0131 556 9579

Knights and Princesses: 3–6 years

  • 11:15

£6 / 0131 556 9579

Teddy Bear's Picnic: 0–2 years

  • 10:00
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The Three Giants

Life sized body puppets tell the story of Finn McCool, Ireland's biggest, strongest giant. McCool is on a quest to defeat McGonigle, Scotland's strongest giant. Will he do it with the help of his clever wife Oonagh?

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01224 641122

Part of 50+ Festival.

  • 11:30 – 12:05

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

Tue 9 Dec

£17 (£14) / 01302 303959

  • 10:00 – 12:00

Wed 10 Dec

£17 (£14) / 01302 303959

  • 10:00 – 12:00
…and 6 more dates until 18 Dec

Blind

  • 4 stars

Beat-boxing champion Grace Savage looks at what young people are currently listening to in the world.

The Carriageworks, Leeds

Fri 14 Nov

£10.50 (£8.50) / 0113 224 3801

  • 11:00

Dinosaur Zoo

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

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 10:30

Dundee Rep

Wed 24 Sep

£12.50–£15.50 (Students £5) / 01382 223530

  • 10:30

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Thu 13 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

  • 10:30

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Fireside Tales with Granddad

Cuddle up around the campfire for this children's puppet show, as Granddad regales you with tales of greedy goblins, grumpy trolls, sneaky princes, a giant pair of underpants and a daring escape from a hungry shark.

Lyric Hammersmith, London W6

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£8 / 020 8741 6850

  • 11:00

Exeter Corn Exchange

Sat 13 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50) / 01392 665938

  • 12:00

Sun 14 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50) / 01392 665938

  • 12:00

Tue 16 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50) / 01392 665938

  • 10:00

Thu 18 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50) / 01392 665938

  • 10:00

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.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 28 Aug

£12

Fri 29 Aug

£12

Courtyard, Hereford

Sat 27 Sep

£11 (£10) / 01432 340555

  • 11:00

Sun 28 Sep

£11 (£10) / 01432 340555

  • 12:00

Gatehouse Theatre, Stafford

Mon 22 Sep

£11 / 01785 254653

  • 10:30

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White

Charmingly surreal show for toddlers by Andy Manley about a dazzling and intriguing world where everything is white. Ages 0–4.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Dec

£10 (Family £8 per person) / 0131 228 1404

  • 10:00
  • 12:00

Thu 18 Dec

£10 (Family £8 per person) / 0131 228 1404

  • 10:00
  • 12:00

Fri 19 Dec

£10 (Family £8 per person) / 0131 228 1404

  • 10:00
  • 12:00
…and 4 more dates until 24 Dec back to top

Aliens Love Underpants

  • Directed by: Adam Bampton-Smith
  • Written by: Adam Bampton-Smith

A close encounter of the 'pantastic' kind.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 30 Aug

£15 / 0844 873 3433

Sun 31 Aug

£15 / 0844 873 3433

CBeebies Live! Presents Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble's Circus

Circus-themed spectacular with popular CBeebies characters.

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£25.50 / 02920 224488

The SSE Arena, Wembley

Sun 5 Apr 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 815 0815

The Comedy Of Errors: Dulwich Players

A classic tale of mistaken identities, loss, love and reunion. Two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide in the same city without meeting for one extraordinary day.

The Dell Open Air Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0844 800 1110

  • 12:00

Courtroom Drama: Peter Manuel – The Beast of Birkenshaw

You, audience, are the jury in this recreation of the trial of Peter Manuel – notorious serial killer.

Stirling Sheriff Court

Sun 21 Sep

£10

Part of Bloody Scotland.

  • 12:00 – 13:00

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

  • 10:15

Sun 30 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

  • 10:15

Mon 1 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

  • 10:15
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Gingerbread Man

Join Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre for this charming puppet show telling the story of a brave little gingerbread man. A tremendously popular story with younger audiences, Gingerbread Man's journey takes us through an ever changing world from kitchen to fields to mountains and finally to the river. Can the Gingerbread Man…

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01224 641122

  • 10:30 – 11:15

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.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sun 21 Sep

£7 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sat 13 Sep

£10 / 020 8688 9291

  • 11:00

The Lights, Andover

Sat 27 Sep

£6.50–£7.50 / 01264 368368

  • 11:00

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Little Howard's Big Show for Kids

Real human Big Howard and interactive animation Little Howard are putting on the show of their lives.

The Y, Leicester

Thu 23 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0116 255 7066

  • 11:30

London International Tattoo Convention

The body art convention features hundreds tattoo artists from around the world, including Nervio from Roses & Panthers, Adriaan Machete from Machete Death Gallery and Filip Leu from The Leu Family's Family Iron. As well as the chance to get inked by the best, there also a ridiculous amount of entertainment…

Tobacco Dock, London E1W

Fri 26 Sep

£55 for a three-day pass; Fri only £20 in advance (£25 on the door); Sat only £30 in advance (£35 on the door); Sun only £25 in advance (£30 on the…

Sat 27 Sep

£55 for a three-day pass; Fri only £20 in advance (£25 on the door); Sat only £30 in advance (£35 on the door); Sun only £25 in advance (£30 on the…

Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£14.50–£16.50 (Children £12.50–£14.50 under 16s; £58) / 020 8561 8371

  • 10:00

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£14.50–£16.50 (Children £12.50–£14.50 under 16s; £58) / 020 8561 8371

  • 10:00

Bristol Hippodrome

Sun 26 Apr 2015

£16.50 / 0844 847 2325

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 15 Nov

£18 (Children £16 under 16s; £64) / 01223 357851

  • 10:00

Sun 16 Nov

£18 (Children £16 under 16s; £64) / 01223 357851

  • 10:00

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