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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

  • 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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Kill Johnny Glendenning

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

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

£8.50 / 0141 429 0022

Thu 23 Oct

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

Fri 24 Oct

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

…and 11 more dates until 8 Nov

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 18 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30

Sat 20 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Sep

£10 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 11 Oct

Still Game

  • Cast: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill

The stage version of Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill's TV sitcom of ageing disgracefully, starring Ford Kiernan as Jack Jarvis and Greg Hemphill as Victor McDade.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

£45 / 0141 248 3000

Sat 20 Sep

£45 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 21 Sep

£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 10 more dates until 7 Oct

Hairspray: Halifax Amateur Opera Society

A production of the popular musical set in the 1950s where Baltimore's Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart has only one passion to dance.

Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Thu 18 Sep

£14–£18 ( £12–£16; £12–£16; Children £12–£16 under 16s) / 01422 351158

  • 19:15

Fri 19 Sep

£14–£18 ( £12–£16; £12–£16; Children £12–£16 under 16s) / 01422 351158

  • 19:15

Sat 20 Sep

£14–£18 ( £12–£16; £12–£16; Children £12–£16 under 16s) / 01422 351158

  • 19:15
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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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Sweeney Todd

  • Directed by: Tim Jackson
  • Written by: lyrics)

The Victorian musical by Stephen Sondheim, in which the anti-hero seeks bloody revenge on all that wronged him. With the helps of a few pies. Directed by Derek Anderson.

Twickenham Theatre

Thu 18 Sep

£12–£15 (£14) / 020 8787 5933

  • 19:45

Fri 19 Sep

£12–£15 (£14) / 020 8787 5933

  • 19:45

Sat 20 Sep

£12–£15 (£14) / 020 8787 5933

  • 19:45
…and 10 more dates until 4 Oct

Three Men In A Boat

  • Directed by: Craig Gilbert
  • Written by: Jerome K Jermone

Original Theatre Co presents Craig Gilbert's ingenious, acclaimed adaption of Jerome K Jerome's classic tale of boating misadventures.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Tue 14 Oct

£8.50–£20.75 (£8.50–£18.75) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Wed 15 Oct

£8.50–£20.75 (£8.50–£18.75) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Thu 16 Oct

£8.50–£20.75 (£8.50–£18.75) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 18 Oct

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Thu 18 Sep

£13–£28 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Fri 19 Sep

£13–£28 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Haymarket, Basingstoke

Fri 31 Oct

£18; £11 child & NUS ( £16) / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

Sat 1 Nov

£18; £11 child & NUS ( £16) / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

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Disney On Ice: 100 Years Of Magic

A colourful and exciting ice show, featuring around 65 Disney characters from across the years, including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and the Disney Princesses.

Braehead Arena, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sat 27 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Wed 1 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

…and 3 more dates until 4 Oct

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tue 7 Oct

£14–£23 / 0844 493 6666

Wed 8 Oct

£18 / 0844 493 6666

Thu 9 Oct

£18 / 0844 493 6666

…and 3 more dates until 12 Oct

Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Wed 5 Nov

£18 / 0114 256 5656

Thu 6 Nov

£18 / 0114 256 5656

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Simon Callow: The Man Jesus

  • Directed by: Joseph Alford
  • Written by: Matthew Hurt

Simon Callow, one of Britain's best-loved actors, performs this fresh and moving account of biblical stories including the raising of Lazarus, the wedding at Cana and the journey to Jerusalem. His powerful portrayal of the tyrants, traitors and madmen in Jesus' life asks people of all faiths and none: what sort of man was…

Artsdepot, London N12

Mon 20 Oct

£16–£25 / 020 8369 5454

  • 19:00

The Atkinson, Southport

Fri 3 Oct

£18 (£16) / 01704 533333

  • 19:30

The Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford

Tue 4 Nov

£13–£22 / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

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The Dark Circus Party

Prepare to be transported to a dark, dreamy and slightly depraved world of heady illusion and unbridled spectacle.

The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London WC1B

Sat 27 Sep

£25

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Sat 25 Oct

£25

A Hallowe'en special.

  • 21:00 – 02:00

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

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 29 Nov

£42 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00

The Charing Cross Hotel, London WC2N

Fri 19 Sep

£57 / 0131 556 6040

Sat 20 Sep

£57 / 0131 556 6040

Sun 21 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

…and 133 more dates until 30 Aug 2015

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The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Duchess Theatre, London WC2B

Thu 18 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Fri 19 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Sat 20 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

…and 95 more dates until 1 Feb 2015

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

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

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

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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.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Thu 30 Apr 2015

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 1 May 2015

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 2 May 2015

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

…and 18 more dates until 23 May 2015

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

  • 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

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The Ladykillers: Nineteen12 Productions

  • Written by: Graham Linehan

When old, sincere Mrs. Wilberforce rents a spare room to a seemingly talented string quintet, she would not have foreseen the following events. Father Ted writer Graham Linehan's adaptation of the Ealing comedy classic. Suitable for ages 14+.

Palace Theatre, Southend-on-Sea

Thu 18 Sep

Dixon Studio

£13 (£11)

  • 19:30

Fri 19 Sep

Dixon Studio

£13 (£11)

  • 19:30

Sat 20 Sep

Dixon Studio

£13 (£11)

  • 19:30

The Mousetrap

  • Directed by: Ian Watt-Smith
  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

£15–£30.50 / 0131 529 6000

  • 19:30

Tue 28 Oct

£15–£30.50 / 0131 529 6000

  • 19:30

Wed 29 Oct

£15–£30.50 / 0131 529 6000

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 1 Nov

Milton Keynes Theatre

Mon 22 Sep

£18.50–£33.50 / 0844 871 7652

Tue 23 Sep

£18.50–£33.50 / 0844 871 7652

Wed 24 Sep

£18.50–£33.50 / 0844 871 7652

…and 3 more dates until 27 Sep

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Mon 6 Oct

£12–£32.50 / 0870 607 7533

Tue 7 Oct

£12–£32.50 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 8 Oct

£12–£32.50 / 0870 607 7533

…and 3 more dates until 11 Oct

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The Unquiet Grave Of Garcia Lorca

  • Directed by: Hamish Macdougall
  • Written by: Nicholas De Jongh

Nicholas De Jongh's play about the assassination of Spanish poet Garcia Lorca in the 1930s. In 1936, Spain is riven with violence and poised on the outbreak of the Spanish Civil war. A respectable London publisher with undercover M16 connections helps arrange for two young blondes and one adventurous English man to…

The Drayton Arms Theatre, London SW5

Tue 30 Sep

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

  • 20:00

Wed 1 Oct

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

  • 20:00

Thu 2 Oct

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

  • 20:00
…and 17 more dates until 25 Oct

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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Putting on the Ritz

Song and dance extravaganza.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Thu 18 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 0844 871 3014

Fri 19 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 20 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 0844 871 3014

Opera House, Manchester

Tue 23 Sep

£13.75–£32.50 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 24 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 0844 847 2275

Thu 25 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 27 Sep

Blackadder: Day8 Productions

Adapted for the stage from the hit BBC television comedy series, Blackadder Goes Forth tells the story of Captain Edmund Blackadder during the First World War.

Playhouse Whitley Bay

Thu 2 Oct

£13.50 (£12.50; £10; £42) / 0844 248 1588

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Oct

£13.50 (£12.50; £10; £42) / 0844 248 1588

  • 19:30

Sat 4 Oct

£13.50 (£12.50; £10; £42) / 0844 248 1588

  • 19:30

The Addams Family

Musical based on characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams, made famous in the 1960s hit TV comedy series.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

£14–£20 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Fri 24 Oct

£14–£20 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Sat 25 Oct

£14–£20 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

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

  • 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 18 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Fri 19 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30

Sat 20 Sep

£19–£35 / 01322 220000

  • 19:30
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