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The Daily Bread

Theatre on Your Doorstep at its best with a brand new one-man show.

The Spotlight Theatre, Bridlington

Sun 12 Oct

£9.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01262 601006

  • 19:30 – 21:45

Dancing Queen

Singers and dancers taking you back to the 70s with this flamboyant Abba tribute.

Courtyard, Hereford

Tue 30 Sep

£19.50 (£18.50) / 01432 340555

  • 19:30

Embassy Theatre, Skegness

Wed 17 Sep

£18 (Children £5) / 0845 674 0505

  • 19:30

Wed 24 Sep

£18 (Children £5) / 0845 674 0505

  • 19:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Fri 10 Oct

£18–£22 / 0141 353 8000

  • 19:30 – 22:00

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The Diary Of Anne Frank: Scunthorpe Little Theatre Club

  • Written by: Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank, the play adapted from Anne Frank's famous diary. This well known, tragic story is told with humour and with dignity; and all the characters and their differing reactions to their terrible plight are clearly drawn.

Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe

Tue 7 Oct

£10 / 01724 277733

  • 19:30

Wed 8 Oct

£10 / 01724 277733

  • 19:30

Thu 9 Oct

£10 / 01724 277733

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 11 Oct

Dido, Queen Of Carthage: The Globe Young Players

  • Written by: Christopher Marlowe

Dido is willing to help Aeneas to build another city of Troy, following the aftermath of the Trojan war. However, Venus intervenes in the plans, and co-operation turns into a strident and possessive love. Warring gods and duty are the themes of Christopher Marlowe's play, presented by members of The Globe Young Players.

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London SE1

Thu 9 Apr 2015

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

£15–£35; £10 Standing / 020 7401 9919

  • 19:30

Fri 10 Apr 2015

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

£15–£35; £10 Standing / 020 7401 9919

  • 19:30

Mon 13 Apr 2015

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

£15–£35; £10 Standing / 020 7401 9919

  • 19:30

Thu 16 Apr 2015

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

£15–£35; £10 Standing / 020 7401 9919

  • 19:30

Dirty Dusting

Three senior cleaning ladies embark on a brand new business venture together – a telephone sex line.

Alnwick Playhouse

Sat 25 Oct

£20.50 (£19.50) / 01665 510785

  • 19:30

The Customs House, South Shields

Wed 1 Oct

£20 / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Epsom Playhouse

Wed 8 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

Fri 17 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

  • 20:00

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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

  • 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

  • 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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The Dreamers

  • Written by: James Beeny

A production in the style of War Of The Worlds to commemorate 100 years since the beginning of the First World War.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Thu 16 Oct

£19.50 (Children £10; £12.50) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Fri 17 Oct

£19.50 (Children £10; £12.50) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Sat 18 Oct

£19.50 (Children £10; £12.50) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Edinburgh's Secret Vaudeville

A night of schmoozing, cocktailing, bopping and bedazzling. Featuring magic, character comedy, sketch, stand-up, improv, cabaret, dance and much more.

Angels' Share Hotel & Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£12–£15 / 0131 247 7000

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Electra

  • Directed by: Ian Rickson
  • Written by: Frank McGuinness (adapt)

Kristin Scott Thomas stars in Ian Rickson's production, of the tragedy of Electra and Orestes's revenge on their father's killers, as written by Sophocles. Adapted by Frank McGuinness.

Old Vic, London SE1

Sat 20 Sep

The CQS Space

£10–£50 preview; £10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30

Mon 22 Sep

The CQS Space

£10–£50 preview; £10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Sep

The CQS Space

£10–£50 preview; £10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30
…and 76 more dates until 20 Dec

Eric and Little Ern

  • Directed by: Owen Lewis
  • Written by: Dick Hills

A tribute to the stage and screen duo, performed by Ian Ashpitel and Jonty Stephens.

The Arts Centre, Ormskirk

Thu 23 Oct

£18 (£16) / 01695 584480

  • 19:30

Berry Theatre, Southampton

Fri 7 Nov

£15–£18 (Children £15; £15; £15) / 01489 799499

  • 19:30

Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

Sat 29 Nov

£17.50 / 01539 725 133

  • 20:00

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An Evening of Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Leanne Harwood

A song and dance show featuring a number of performers showcasing well-known tunes including 'Do You Love Me', 'Big Girls Don't Cry' and 'I've Had The Time Of My Life'.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 26 Sep 2015

£20 / 01383 740384

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Sat 20 Sep

£18 / 0844 854 2776

  • 19:30

The Cresset, Peterborough

Fri 10 Oct

£19 (£17) / 01733 265705

  • 19:30

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An Evening Of Flanders And Swann

A happy, fun night with Gordon Peters and David Carter singing some of the wonderful humorous songs of Flanders and Swann.

Riverhouse, Walton-on-Thames

Sat 27 Sep

£15 (£13) / 01932 253354

  • 19:30

Fame – The Musical

The global smash-hit dance explosion based on the 1980s film of the same name about a bunch of New York students trying to break into the arts. Produced by Bill Kenwright and directed by Gary Lloyd.

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Mon 13 Oct

£24–£27; £19–£22; £24–£29.50 / 01553 764864

  • 19:30

Tue 14 Oct

£24–£27; £19–£22; £24–£29.50 / 01553 764864

  • 19:30

Wed 15 Oct

£24–£27; £19–£22; £24–£29.50 / 01553 764864

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 18 Oct

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Mon 22 Sep

£18–£30 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Sep

£18–£30 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Wed 24 Sep

£18–£30 / 01322 220000

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

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

Mon 29 Sep

£18–£30; £16–£27; £20–£32 / 01743 281281

  • 19:30

Tue 30 Sep

£18–£30; £16–£27; £20–£32 / 01743 281281

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Oct

£18–£30; £16–£27; £20–£32 / 01743 281281

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

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Feral

Mixed media theatre combining puppetry, film and live sound as a small picturesque town slides into disrepair and civil unrest.

The Albany, London SE8

Thu 30 Oct

£10 (£8) / 020 8692 4446

  • 19:30

Arlington Arts Centre, Mary Hare, Newbury

Tue 14 Oct

£11–£13.20 / 01635 244246

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Thu 25 Sep

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

  • 20:00

Fri 26 Sep

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

  • 20:00

Sat 27 Sep

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

  • 20:00

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Fiddler on the Roof

From the award winning producers of The King and I and High Society comes a new production of one of the world's favourite musicals.

Derby Theatre

Fri 17 Oct

£13–£18 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30

Sat 18 Oct

£13–£18 / 01332 593939

  • 19:30
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Fiddler on The Roof

Fiddler On The Roof remains one of the most popular musicals of all time.

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Wed 12 Nov

£10 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Thu 13 Nov

£10 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Fri 14 Nov

£10 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Sat 15 Nov

£10 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Fiddler On The Roof: Worthing Musical Theatre Company

A musical about a modest Jewish milkman who's traditional life in Tsarist Russia is threatened from all sides, and not least by the waywardness of his daughters.

Pavilion Theatre, Worthing

Thu 18 Sep

£10–£15 / 01903 206206

  • 19:30

Sat 20 Sep

£10–£15 / 01903 206206

  • 19:30

Ghost From A Perfect Place

  • Directed by: Russell Bolam
  • Written by: Philip Ridley

During the sixties, Travis Flood and his gang ruled East London. After many years' absence, Flood returns to his old haunting ground, and finds the place ruled by Rio and her vicious all-girl gang. He is both horrified by her, and captivated. Philip Ridley's dark comedy is directed by Russell Bolam.

Arcola Theatre, London E8

Wed 17 Sep

£12 preview; £19 (£15) / 020 7503 1646

  • 19:30

Thu 18 Sep

£12 preview; £19 (£15) / 020 7503 1646

  • 19:30

Fri 19 Sep

£12 preview; £19 (£15) / 020 7503 1646

  • 19:30
…and 19 more dates until 11 Oct

Ghost:The Musical: Wakefield West Riding Theatre Company

A production of the musical based on a famous film, a timeless fantasy about the power of love. Music is by the Grammy Award-winning Glen Ballard and ex-Eurythmic Dave Stewart.

Theatre Royal, Wakefield

Tue 21 Oct

£11.50–£15 / 01924 211311

  • 19:15

Wed 22 Oct

£11.50–£15 / 01924 211311

  • 19:15

Thu 23 Oct

£11.50–£15 / 01924 211311

  • 19:15
…and 2 more dates until 25 Oct

Glasgow Girls

This inspiring musical drama tells the true story of a group of Glaswegian schoolgirls fighting for justice. Their brave and tireless work to save one of their friends from deportation not only succeeded, but also changed immigration-related practices in

The Glad Café, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0141 636 6119

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 20:00 – 21:30
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Gordon Buchanan: Lost Adventures

Join Gordon Buchanan, the highly acclaimed wildlife cameraman and presenter of 'The bear family and me' and 'The Polar Bear family and me' as he hosts an evening of exciting personal recollections, and lets you into his world of weird, wild and wonderful wildlife. With twenty years’ experience of traveling across the…

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Mon 20 Oct

The Beacon Theatre

£14.50 / 01475 723723

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 24 Oct

£14.50 / 01382 434940

Grease: Colchester Operatic Society

  • Written by: Jim Jacobs

Award-winning COS are proud to be celebrating their 30th anniversary year with the production where it all started, Grease.

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Thu 18 Sep

£12–£15 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30

Fri 19 Sep

£12–£15 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30

Sat 20 Sep

£12–£15 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30
…and 6 more dates until 27 Sep

Grounded

  • 4 stars
  • Directed by: Christopher Haydon
  • Written by: George Brant

The harrowing tale of an ex-fighter pilot, now mother, who finds her new, more grounded, career a strain.

Arnolfini, Bristol

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£15 (£10) / 0117 9172300

  • 20:00

Thu 29 Jan 2015

£15 (£10) / 0117 9172300

  • 20:00

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£15 (£10) / 0117 9172300

  • 20:00

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£15 (£10) / 0117 9172300

  • 20:00

Ashcroft Arts Centre, Fareham

Wed 19 Nov

£14 (£13)

  • 19:30

Brighton Dome

Fri 21 Nov

Studio Theatre

£12 (£10) / 01273 709709

  • 19:30

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The Gruffalo

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Julia Donaldson (book)

A musical adaptation of the beloved picture book by Julia Donaldson.

Blackwood Miners' Institute

Thu 20 Nov

£11 / 01495 227206

  • 17:30

Guys And Dolls: Phoenix Theatre

  • Written by: Jo Swerling

Set in a mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy, considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends of musical theatre.

CAST, Doncaster

Tue 11 Nov

£16.50 (£14.50) / 01302 303959

  • 19:30

Wed 12 Nov

£16.50 (£14.50) / 01302 303959

  • 19:30

Thu 13 Nov

£16.50 (£14.50) / 01302 303959

  • 19:30
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