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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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…and at 47 other places

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

Fri 31 Oct

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Sat 1 Nov

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

Sun 2 Nov

£13–£15 / 020 7609 1800

…and 7 more dates until 9 Nov

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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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

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.

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Albert Halls, Bolton

Fri 31 Oct

£12.50 / 01204 334400

Sat 1 Nov

£12.50 / 01204 334400

Hairspray

  • Directed by: Paul Kerryson

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

Falkirk Town Hall

Fri 31 Oct

£11 (£9) / 01324 506850

Sat 1 Nov

£11 (£9) / 01324 506850

Annie

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

Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Fri 31 Oct

£6–£9 / 01563 554900

  • 19:30 Annie Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival

A colourful and exciting ice show featuring characters from Frozen, Tangled, The Little Mermaid and more.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Wed 11 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Thu 12 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Thu 7 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

Fri 8 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

Sat 9 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Wed 13 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Thu 14 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Fri 15 May 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

…and 2 more dates until 17 May 2015

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Shrek The Musical

  • Written by: David Lindsay

Parker & Snell Company presents a show based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, this year's must-see show for all the family.

Gaiety Theatre, Douglas

Fri 31 Oct

£22 / 01624 694555

Sat 1 Nov

£22 / 01624 694555

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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

Fri 7 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

Sat 8 Nov

£12 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

The Woman In Black

  • Written by: Stephen Mallatratt (adaptation)

Combining the power and intensity of live theatre with a cinematic quality inspired by the world of film noir, prepare to be transported into a terrifying and ghostly world. Based on Susan Hill's acclaimed novel.

Lyceum Theatre, Crewe

Fri 31 Oct

£8–£25 / 01270 368 242

Sat 1 Nov

£8–£25 / 01270 368 242

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

The Fault Line

Estrada Actors Studio presents a powerful drama about an abusive domestic relationship.

Room at the Top, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£10 / 0141 352 9978

Ticket includes a complimentary wine and chance to meet the cast afterwards.

Sat 29 Nov

£10 / 0141 352 9978

Ticket includes a complimentary wine and chance to meet the cast afterwards.

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

Fri 31 Oct

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

Sat 1 Nov

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

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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 Cabaret City, London EC3R

Fri 31 Oct

£11.20

Sat 1 Nov

£11.20

Proud Camden, London NW1

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

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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The Addams Family: Selsig AOS

A production based on the day-to-day adventures of the famous spooky family created by cartoonist Charles Addams and made famous on TV and on the big screen.

The Park & Dare Theatre, Treorchy

Fri 31 Oct

£9; £10 / 08000 147 111

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

Piccadilly Theatre, London W1D

Fri 31 Oct

£22.50–£95 / 0844 871 7627

Sat 1 Nov

£22.50–£95 / 0844 871 7627

Sun 2 Nov

£22.50–£95 / 0844 871 7627

…and 88 more dates until 15 Feb 2015

John Aldiss' Magnificent 7

Comedy/variety show mixes funny folks, music, spoken word, cabaret, magic and more. Catch is, each act gets precisely seven minutes.

The Griffin, Glasgow

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0141 331 5170

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The Princess And The Pea

  • Written by: Julian Butler

A heartwarming adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's fairytale.

Redbridge Drama Centre, London E18

Thu 20 Nov

£10 (£8; £6) / 020 8504 5451

Annie: Nottingham Operatic Society

From its Broadway beginnings to the classic film musical, the heart-warming rags-to-riches story of plucky young Annie's journey from the hard-knock New York orphanage to the luxurious home of billionaire businessman Oliver Warbucks, is a tale that has been told all over the world for decades and won numerous major…

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Fri 31 Oct

£10–£19.50; £13.50–£17.50 under 25s ( £13.50–£17.50; £13.50–£17.50; £13.50–£17.50) / 0115 989 5555

Sat 1 Nov

£10–£19.50; £13.50–£17.50 under 25s ( £13.50–£17.50; £13.50–£17.50; £13.50–£17.50) / 0115 989 5555

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)

…and 15 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

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.

Derby Theatre

Mon 24 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Tue 25 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Wed 26 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton

Fri 31 Oct

£20–£26 / 0151 666 0000

Sat 1 Nov

£20–£26 / 0151 666 0000

Opera House, Manchester

Mon 17 Nov

£12.50–£35 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 18 Nov

£15–£35 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 19 Nov

£15–£35 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 22 Nov

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