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The Pitiless Storm

  • 4 stars

On the eve of the Scottish referendum, on the most important night of his life, a left wing trade unionist goes through a crisis of conscience as he is forced to question his political and moral beliefs in the face of a sea-change in his country’s political life. Starring David Hayman and presented by Fair Pley.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Thu 11 Sep

£12 (£10; Under 18 £7) / 0131 665 2240

  • 19:30

macrobert, Stirling

Thu 4 Sep

£14 (£12.50; Students £5.50) / 01786 466666

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

  • 19:30

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 27 Sep

£22.50 / 01383 740384

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

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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

Tue 18 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 16:30

Dundee Rep

Tue 23 Sep

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

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 24 Sep

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

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Wed 12 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Thu 13 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

  • 16:30

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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.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Mon 29 Sep

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Tue 30 Sep

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 4 Oct

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Mon 22 Sep

£23.50; £19.50–£27.50; £19.50–£25.50; £24.50–£32.50 (£20.50; £16.50–£24.50; £16.50–£22.50; £21.50–£29.50) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Sep

£23.50; £19.50–£27.50; £19.50–£25.50; £24.50–£32.50 (£20.50; £16.50–£24.50; £16.50–£22.50; £21.50–£29.50) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Wed 24 Sep

£23.50; £19.50–£27.50; £19.50–£25.50; £24.50–£32.50 (£20.50; £16.50–£24.50; £16.50–£22.50; £21.50–£29.50) / 01892 530613

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 27 Sep

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

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An Evening with Sir Roger Moore

Interviewed by Gareth Owen, Hollywood legend, knight and raconteur Sir Roger Moore candidly discusses his life and career, from The Saint and The Persuaders to his stint as 007 and beyond. Followed by an audience Q&A.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Thu 2 Oct

£26 / 08441 717620

Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton

Sun 5 Oct

£26 (£24) / 0151 666 0000

  • 19:30

Grand Opera House, York

Wed 24 Sep

£26 / 0844 871 3024

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1984

Adaptation of George Orwell's political novel set in the world of Big Brother.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 2 Sep

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

Wed 3 Sep

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

Thu 4 Sep

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

…and 2 more dates until 6 Sep

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.

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

Derby Theatre

Mon 24 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Tue 25 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Wed 26 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

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The Pure, the Dead and the Brilliant

  • 3 stars

Alan Bissett's sparkling satire for contemporary Scotland.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 18 Sep

Main Auditorium

£10 / 0141 552 4267

Hosted on the day of the independence referendum.

  • 19:45

The Big Hit

Wayne Miller, writer of The Big Time, brings you a new comedy set in the world of organised crime.

The Customs House, South Shields

Tue 23 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Wed 24 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Thu 25 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Fri 26 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45
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Dogs Don't Do Ballet

  • Written by: Anna Kemp (book)

Biff loves the moonlight and music and walking on tiptoes. That's because he doesn't think of himself as a dog. Biff thinks he's a ballerina. A mix of puppetry, classical music and comedy, in David Duffy and Andrea Sadler's adaptation of Anna Kemp's book, illustrated by Sarah Ogilvy. Ages 2–6.

Harlow Playhouse

Sat 11 Oct

£14 / 01279 431945

  • 14:00

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Wed 3 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00

Thu 4 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00

Fri 5 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

  • 14:00
…and 28 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

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.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Thu 25 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 27 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Tue 9 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Wed 10 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Thu 11 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 13:30 – 15:30
  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Sep

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 29 Nov

£42 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00

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Janis Joplin: Full Tilt

  • 4 stars

A celebration of Janis Joplin. Written by Peter Arnott and directed by Cora Bissett.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 11 Sep

£10–£16 / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

Fri 12 Sep

£10–£16 / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

Sat 13 Sep

£10–£16 / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

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 7 Nov

£15 / 0151 922 7771

  • 18:30

Piccadilly Theatre, London W1D

Tue 2 Sep

£22.50–£85 / 0844 871 7627

Wed 3 Sep

£22.50–£85 / 0844 871 7627

Thu 4 Sep

£22.50–£85 / 0844 871 7627

…and 140 more dates until 15 Feb 2015 back to top

A Play, a Pie & a Pint: Faster, Louder

An ill-advised twitter message sent to a humourless celebrity musician sparks a riotous chain of events that draws in the unyielding law, opportunistic journalists, the baying public and a god-fearing mother. Written by Steven Dick.

Òran Mór, Glasgow

Tue 2 Sep

£9.50–£14.06 / 0141 357 6200

Wed 3 Sep

£9.50–£14.06 / 0141 357 6200

Thu 4 Sep

£9.50–£14.06 / 0141 357 6200

…and 2 more dates until 6 Sep

Bobby Socks And Blue Jeans

Jukebox musical featuring hits from the 1950s and 1960s, including songs by Elvis, The Beatles, The Everly Brothers, Connie Francis, Cliff And The Shadows, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry and many more.

Doncaster Dome

Fri 13 Feb 2015

£19.50–£42 / 01302 370777

  • 19:00

London Palladium, W1F

Sun 19 Oct

£32.50–£37.50 / 0844 412 4655

  • 18:30

Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Thu 9 Oct

£21.50 / 01422 351158

  • 19:30

Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Sarah Tipple
  • Written by: Eleanor Bergstein

See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.

Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£28–£45.50; £31–£48.50; £31–£48.50 (£35–£41.50; £38–£44.50; Children £35–£41.50; Children £38–£44.50) / 01323 412000

  • 19:30

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£28–£45.50; £31–£48.50; £31–£48.50 (£35–£41.50; £38–£44.50; Children £35–£41.50; Children £38–£44.50) / 01323 412000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£28–£45.50; £31–£48.50; £31–£48.50 (£35–£41.50; £38–£44.50; Children £35–£41.50; Children £38–£44.50) / 01323 412000

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

…and 14 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Tue 11 Nov

£15–£75; £15–£75 (£10–£70) / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30

Wed 12 Nov

£15–£75; £15–£75 (£10–£70) / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30

Thu 13 Nov

£15–£75; £15–£75 (£10–£70) / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30
…and 20 more dates until 6 Dec

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Grease: Llanelli Youth Theatre

Talented young people perform a production of the international cult musical set in a 1950s American high school.

Theatr Ffwrnes, Llanelli

Tue 9 Sep

£10; £12.50 / 0845 226 3510

  • 19:30

Wed 10 Sep

£10; £12.50 / 0845 226 3510

  • 19:30

Thu 11 Sep

£10; £12.50 / 0845 226 3510

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 13 Sep

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

  • 14:30

Albert Halls, Bolton

Sun 21 Sep

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

  • 14:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

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Brendan Cole: Licence to Thrill

Dancer Brendan Cole performs his new show with a company of 20 musicians and dancers.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£29–£35 / 01383 740384

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£28–£35 / 023 9282 4355

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£28–£35 / 023 9282 4355

Opera House, Manchester

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£28.90–£36.90 / 0844 847 2275

  • 19:30

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Ragnarok

Staged in the atmospheric Hush House venue at Bentwaters airbase, RAGNAROK is a funny, fast-paced, high-energy interpretation of the ancient tale of the doom of the Norse gods with ingenious set design, a gutsy score and beautiful puppetry.

Hush House, Bentwaters Parks, Woodbridge

Thu 11 Sep

£12–£17

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Fri 12 Sep

£12–£17

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Sat 13 Sep

£12–£17

  • 15:30 – 18:00
  • 19:30 – 22:00
…and 10 more dates until 28 Sep

White Christmas: Neath Amateur Operatic Society

  • Written by: Irving Berlin

A seasonal drama based on the classic film, with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, featuring the perennially popular title song.

The Gwyn Hall, Neath

Tue 25 Nov

£13 (Children £10) / 0300 365 6677

  • 19:00

Wed 26 Nov

£13 (Children £10) / 0300 365 6677

  • 19:00

Thu 27 Nov

£13 (Children £10) / 0300 365 6677

  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Nov

Blockbuster: The Musical

A family musical featuring classic rock hits from the 1970s by artists such as Sweet, Smokie and Tina Turner, written by the song-writing team, Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. The show features Paul Nicholas and Suzanne Shaw.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Tue 30 Sep

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Wed 1 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 19:45

Thu 2 Oct

Ashcroft Theatre

£19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28 7.45pm & 2.30pm; £19–£28; £19–£31; £19–£28 ( £80; £80) / 020 8688 9291

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 4 Oct

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Tue 23 Sep

£10–£25 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 24 Sep

£10–£25 / 0870 607 7533

Thu 25 Sep

£10–£25 / 0870 607 7533

…and 2 more dates until 27 Sep

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Thu 11 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Fri 12 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Sat 13 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 6 more dates until 20 Sep back to top