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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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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

Thu 2 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 3 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

Sat 4 Oct

£30–£45 / 0141 248 3000

…and 5 more dates until 10 Oct

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

Thu 2 Oct

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

Fri 3 Oct

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

Sat 4 Oct

£16 (£14) / 020 7835 2301

…and 15 more dates until 25 Oct

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

Epsom Playhouse

Wed 8 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

Fri 17 Oct

£20 / 01372 742555

The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Fri 24 Oct

£20 / 01642 552663

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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

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

Fri 3 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£33.50 / 01274 432000

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

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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

Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Mon 6 Oct

£26 / 01604 624 811

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Regeneration

Play based on Pat Barker's 1991 novel about Siegfried Sasson and his fellow officers, and the treatment they received at Craiglockhart hospital during WWI.

Edinburgh Napier University

Wed 8 Oct

Free

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 3 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£29.50 / 0131 529 6000

The Crucible

  • Directed by: James Brining
  • Written by: Arthur Miller

Part gripping historical drama, part frightening parable of contemporary society, Arthur Miller's provocative play focuses on the mass hysteria surrounding the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692. Directed by James Brining.

West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Thu 2 Oct

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

Fri 3 Oct

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

Sat 4 Oct

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

…and 18 more dates until 25 Oct

The Tommy Cooper Show

A celebration of the popular comedian with clips from his best-loved shows and musical accompaniment.

Museum Of Comedy, London WC1A

Thu 2 Oct

£21.50; £15 (£18.50; £12.50) / 020 7534 1744

Fri 3 Oct

£21.50; £15 (£18.50; £12.50) / 020 7534 1744

Sat 4 Oct

£21.50; £15 (£18.50; £12.50) / 020 7534 1744

…and 75 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Walker Theatre

£14 / 01743 281281

Sat 31 Jan 2015

Walker Theatre

£14 / 01743 281281

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 back to top

Ha Ha Hood

  • Written by: Ben Langley

The tale of Robin Hood with a comedy twist from writer Ben Langley

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sun 12 Oct

£21 ( £19; £19; Children £19 under 16s) / 01256 844244

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Wed 12 Nov

£17–£22

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Thu 2 Oct

£21 (£20) / 020 8561 8371

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The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Fri 7 Nov

Great Hall

£23 (£21) / 01970 623 232

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 6 Jun 2015

£24.50 / 01383 740384

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 25 Oct

£18.50–£23.50 / 01892 530613

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69 Shades Of Black

Former Steps pop band member Faye Tozer stars in an adult comedy responding to the erotic novel Fifty Shades Of Grey.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Thu 23 Apr 2015

£20 / 0844 854 2776

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Sun 7 Jun 2015

The Beacon Theatre

£20 / 01475 723723

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Thu 14 May 2015

£20 / 01383 602302

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The Angina Monologue

Doug Devaney's one man show is a tale of booze, bacon and the BBC Breakfast sofa. Join this bad patient on a comic journey from cardiac ward through rehab to media stardom and beyond, picking up a ukulele and Barbara Windsor on the way.

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 28 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

Wed 29 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

Fri 31 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0161 832 3605

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Danson Park, Bexleyheath

Tue 7 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Wed 8 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Thu 9 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 11 Oct

Ealing Common, London W5

Wed 22 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Thu 23 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Fri 24 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

…and 2 more dates until 26 Oct back to top

Marlene Dietrich: An Affectionate Tribute

Terry Sanderson explores the many aspects of Dietrich's complex personality looking at her films, archive material and paying tribute to her work as an anti-Nazi in World War II. The evening culminates with a screening of her one woman show.

Kogan Academy, London N19

Sun 12 Oct

£5 / 0208 998 1519

Nothing Personal

New play about carers, residents, families and everything they are up against.

East Kilbride Arts Centre

Sat 4 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 01355 261000

Fort Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 772 7054

Òran Mór, Glasgow

Sun 12 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 357 6200

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Three Sisters

John Byrn (Tutti Frutti, The Slab Boys) present Chekhov's classic drama, documenting the decay of the privileged class in Russia and the search for meaning in the modern world.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 22 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 23 Oct

£16.50–£25 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 25 Oct

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

£8–£16 / 0141 552 4267

Fri 3 Oct

£8–£16 / 0141 552 4267

Sat 4 Oct

£8–£16 / 0141 552 4267

…and 14 more dates until 18 Oct

The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 3 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Sat 4 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Fri 10 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

…and 23 more dates until 27 Dec

Oliver: Ulster Operatic Company

  • Written by: Charles Dickens

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Thu 2 Oct

£12.50–£26.50 / 028 9024 0411

Fri 3 Oct

£12.50–£26.50 / 028 9024 0411

Sat 4 Oct

£12.50–£26.50 / 028 9024 0411

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A Party To Murder

  • Written by: Marcia Kash

The Mill At Sonning, Reading

Thu 2 Oct

£48; £41; £51 / 0118 969 8000

Fri 3 Oct

£48; £41; £51 / 0118 969 8000

Sat 4 Oct

£48; £41; £51 / 0118 969 8000

…and 27 more dates until 22 Nov

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

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The Dreamboys

The ultimate ladies night featuring some of the best looking boys in an all male glamour extravaganza.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Wed 29 Oct

£21–£23.50

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 7 May 2015

£23.50 / 0844 847 2325

Capitol, Horsham

Thu 9 Oct

£24.50 / 01403 750 220

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69 Camden High Street, London NW1

Thu 2 Oct

£10 (£8)

Fri 3 Oct

£10 (£8)

Sat 4 Oct

£10 (£8)

How To Hold Your Breath

Starting with a seemingly innocent one night stand, this darkly witty and magical play by Zinnie Harris dives into our recent European history.

The Royal Court Theatre, London SW1W

Wed 4 Feb 2015

£10–£32 / 020 7565 5000

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£10–£32 / 020 7565 5000

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£10–£32 / 020 7565 5000

…and 39 more dates until 24 Mar 2015 back to top