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Edinburgh Choreographic Project

Modern dance from this independent Scottish dance troupe.

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Tue 11 Nov

prices vary / 01478 613750

Strathpeffer Pavilion

Thu 13 Nov

£10 (£8; Children £6) / 01997 420124

Elegies From Angels, Punks and Raging Queens

An evening of free verse set to blues, jazz and rhythm and blues, celebrating the lives of AIDS victims.

Dunblane Youth and Community Centre

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£12 / 01786 824224

Thu 6 Nov

£10 / 01786 824224

Fri 7 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

Sat 8 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

Glimmer

From the creators of Albert Drive and Junction 25 comes this dynamic, feel-good show for the whole family.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Wed 10 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Thu 11 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

…and 4 more dates until 20 Dec

The Haunters

  • Directed by: Jim Dunk
  • Written by: Patrick Prior

A play that asks what is the terrible secret hidden behind the doors of the house by the river? When a dead man's brother decides to investigate, he sets in motion a chain of events which will eventually lead him into a vortex of terror. He pursues the truth through the gas-lit, fog-filled streets of Victorian London…

The Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Thu 30 Oct

£10.50 / 02837 521821

Helver's Night: York Theatre Royal

  • Directed by: Hal Chambers
  • Written by: Ingmar Villqist

York Theatre Royal

Thu 30 Oct

Studio

£12 (£10) / 01904 623568

Fri 31 Oct

Studio

£12 (£10) / 01904 623568

Sat 1 Nov

Studio

£12 (£10) / 01904 623568

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Holly at Christmas

Almost as traditional as turkey and tinsel, Buddy Holly and the Cricketers tribute band return with their fast and furious rock'n'roll rollercoaster of a show, featuring timeless hits including 'That'll Be The Day', 'Peggy Sue,' and 'Oh Boy!'

Albert Halls, Stirling

Sun 14 Dec

£12–£15 / 01786 473544

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Thu 11 Dec

£18 / 01463 234234

Fri 12 Dec

£18 / 01463 234234

Sat 13 Dec

£18 / 01463 234234

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Wed 17 Dec

£13.50–£19.50 / 01303 228600

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I Need a Doctor: The Unauthorised Whosical Adventure

How do you put on a Doctor Who musical without getting shut down by the BBC? Watch as our heroes battle copyright-free villains the 'Exterminators' and 'Cyber-gents' in this award-winning musical comedy hit of Edinburgh Fringe 2013.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Fri 31 Oct

The Lounge

£11 (£9; £36) / 0844 873 3433

James And The Giant Peach

  • Written by: Roald Dahl

James and six enormous garden-bugs fly across the Atlantic inside a giant peach, finally landing in New York City.

West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Fri 5 Dec

£15–£18 / 0113 213 7700

Sat 6 Dec

£15–£18 / 0113 213 7700

Tue 9 Dec

£15–£18 / 0113 213 7700

…and 17 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Jesus Christ Superstar

Retelling of the last seven days in the life of Jesus Of Nazareth.

The Customs House, South Shields

Thu 30 Oct

£13 (£11; £42) / 0191 454 1234

Fri 31 Oct

£13 (£11; £42) / 0191 454 1234

Sat 1 Nov

£13 (£11; £42) / 0191 454 1234

Keep The Home Fires Burning

  • Written by: Amy Hamlen

Apollo Theatre Company present this play with music and songs, based on verbatim accounts of women who kept Britain going during the second world war, as the menfolk were away fighting.

Riverhouse, Walton-on-Thames

Thu 27 Nov

£12 (£10) / 01932 253354

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Kill Johnny Glendenning

A murderous comedy about the Glasgow underworld. Co-production between the Royal Lyceum Theatre and Citizens Theatre.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

£13–£17 (£2; Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

Fri 31 Oct

£15–£20.50 (Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

Sat 1 Nov

£15–£20.50 (Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

…and 5 more dates until 8 Nov

The Ladykillers

  • Directed by: Mike Millsted
  • Written by: Graham Linehan

The classic black comedy, a recent hit in the West End, in which five criminals posing as musicians take up lodgings in the lopsided old house of Mrs Wilberforce to plan a heist.

Miller Centre Theatre And Club, Caterham

Thu 30 Oct

Phone for prices / 01883 349850

Fri 31 Oct

Phone for prices / 01883 349850

Sat 1 Nov

Phone for prices / 01883 349850

The Ladykillers: The Swan Theatre Company

  • Directed by: Lyn Lockyer

Lyn Lockyer directs an amateur adaptation of the 1955 film. A black comedy in which five gangsters planning a heist find themselves entangled with a kindly old lady and end up getting more than they bargained for.

Swan Theatre, Yeovil

Mon 10 Nov

Phone for prices / 01935 462781

Tue 11 Nov

Phone for prices / 01935 462781

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices / 01935 462781

…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

Makaronik

A multi lingual science-fiction drama in Irish, English & Empirish.

The Playhouse, Londonderry

Thu 6 Nov

£11 (£8) / 028 7126 8027

  • 20:00 – 22:00 Makaronik The Playhouse, Londonderry

Mother Goose

This classic panto tale is transported to a sparkling Arctic adventure through the Scandinavian snows, crammed full of trolls, snowmen, woolly jumpers and even the occasional moose.

The Theatre Chipping Norton

Tue 18 Nov

£12–£26 (£10.50–£20) / 01608 642 350

Wed 19 Nov

£12–£26 (£10.50–£20) / 01608 642 350

Thu 20 Nov

£12–£26 (£10.50–£20) / 01608 642 350

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Necropolis –- London’s Journey of the Dead

Apocalypse Events present a horror storytelling tour underneath the tunnels of Waterloo station. Journey back in time to when the city’s graves were overflowing with corpses and city-dwellers were forced to take their dead on a one-way train on the Necropolis Railway.

London Waterloo Station, SE1

Thu 30 Oct

£12 in advance; £15 on the door / 0845 617 0685

Fri 31 Oct

£12 in advance; £15 on the door / 0845 617 0685

Sat 1 Nov

£12 in advance; £15 on the door / 0845 617 0685

The Night Of Electric Voices

A bi-annual charity concert celebrating rock musicals featuring performers from London and New York, including soloists from the City of London Philharmonic and the West End Chorus.

London Coliseum, WC2N

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£10–£85 / 0871 911 0200

Night of the Black Death

Interactive physical experience set in the dark shadows and ancient buildings of Mill Farm. Dress as a plague victim. Booking is essential.

Almond Valley Heritage Centre, Livingston

Fri 31 Oct

£8 (Members £5) / 01506 414957

Of Mice And Men

  • Directed by: Mark Rosenblatt
  • Written by: John Steinbeck

Mark Rosenblatt directs John Steinbeck's own adaptation of his acclaimed novella telling the story of two migrant workers adrift in Depression-hit rural California. The original score is by avant-Americana musician Heather Christian.

ADC Theatre, Cambridge

Tue 4 Nov

£10; £12 (£7; £9) / 01223 300085

Wed 5 Nov

£10; £12 (£7; £9) / 01223 300085

Thu 6 Nov

£10; £12 (£7; £9) / 01223 300085

…and 2 more dates until 8 Nov

Of Mice And Men

  • Directed by: Roxana Silbert
  • Written by: John Steinbeck

A stage adaptation of the novel set during The Great Depression, by John Steinbeck.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 30 Oct

The House

£7–£35 / 0121 236 4455

Fri 31 Oct

The House

£7–£35 / 0121 236 4455

Sat 1 Nov

The House

£7–£35 / 0121 236 4455

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Over The Rainbow: The Eva Cassidy Story

  • Directed by: Stephen Leatherland
  • Written by: Brian Langtry

Brian Langtry's musical which tells the story of the legendary artist through live renditions of her songs. Directed by Stephen Leatherland.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Thu 20 Nov

£18.50–£20 / 08441 717620

Fri 21 Nov

£18.50–£20 / 08441 717620

Sat 22 Nov

£18.50–£20 / 08441 717620

Grimsby Auditorium

Thu 30 Oct

£17.50–£19.50 / 0870 607 7461

Hazlitt Arts Centre, Maidstone

Wed 19 Nov

£21 (Children £19; £19; £19; £19) / 01622 758611

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The Perfect Murder

Theatre adaptation of the international best-selling crime novel by author Peter James, telling the story of Victor Smiley and his wife, Joan.

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Mon 10 Nov

£10–£35 / 0870 607 7533

Tue 11 Nov

£10–£35 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 12 Nov

£10–£35 / 0870 607 7533

…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

New Theatre, Cardiff

Tue 4 Nov

£10–£27; £9–£20; £10.50–£30 / 029 2087 8889

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£27; £9–£20; £10.50–£30 / 029 2087 8889

Thu 6 Nov

£10–£27; £9–£20; £10.50–£30 / 029 2087 8889

…and 2 more dates until 8 Nov

New Wimbledon Theatre, London SW19

Thu 30 Oct

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7646

Fri 31 Oct

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7646

Sat 1 Nov

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7646

Ron Athey: Incorruptible Flesh: Messianic Remains

The final in Athey's Incorruptible Flesh series explores enlightenment and death.

The Arches, Glasgow

Tue 11 Nov

£11 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Wed 12 Nov

£11 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Sleeping Beauty: Lambeg Players

A fun-packed traditional family pantomime, featuring all your favourites you've come to know and love.

The Island Arts Centre, Lisburn

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£10 (£8) / 028 9250 9509

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£10 (£8) / 028 9250 9509

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£10 (£8) / 028 9250 9509

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£10 (£8) / 028 9250 9509

The Supreme Fabulettes

All-male singing group directed by William Baker, the director of Kylie's arena tours.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 8 Nov

£21.50 / 01273 917272

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