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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 25 Oct

£25

A Hallowe'en special.

The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show

The return of the UK's finest Rat Pack tribute night, with classic tunes including 'Under My Skin' and 'Come Fly with Me' and plenty of entertaining between-song patter.

The Grape & Grain, London SE19

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 8778 4109

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain

The hit book and TV series is brought to the stage in a quirky exploration of the history of Britain. Based on the children's books by Terry Deary.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Wed 26 Nov

£14 (£11; £44) / 020 8561 8371

Thu 27 Nov

£14 (£11; £44) / 020 8561 8371

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

The End Of The Line

Gimcrack Productions's modern re-imagining of Edgar Allan Poe's exploration of obsession and addiction, The Fall Of The House Of Usher.

Etcetera Theatre, London NW1

Sat 25 Oct

£10 (£8) / 020 7482 4857

Sun 26 Oct

£10 (£8) / 020 7482 4857

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Lady Starlight's Artrave Artpop Ball After Hours

Afterparty for Lady Gaga's artRave show. Lady Starlight hosts a night of theatrical performance and DJing to keep the little monsters happy.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sat 25 Oct

Brooklyn Bowl

£11 / 0844 856 0202

The Curing Room

In the spring of 1944, seven Soviet soldiers were captured by the Germans in Nazi-occupied Poland, imprisoned naked and abandoned. This powerful, thought-provoking and darkly funny play examines the lengths the men went to to survive. Based on a true story.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Fri 31 Oct

Main House

£15 (£12) / 020 7609 1800

Sat 8 Nov

Main House

£15 (£12) / 020 7609 1800

Cut

A dance theatre spectacle like no other. Are you brave enough to follow us into the dark?

Paisley Town Hall

Fri 31 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0300 300 1210

  • 21:00 Cut Paisley Town Hall

ADC Theatre, Cambridge

Wed 29 Oct

£6 (£5) / 01223 300085

Thu 30 Oct

£6 (£5) / 01223 300085

Fri 31 Oct

£6 (£5) / 01223 300085

Sat 1 Nov

£6 (£5) / 01223 300085

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Gatecrash

Interactive production from Zest Theatre. With his parents on holiday Sam's having a house party. Nothing big, just a few close friends - at least that was the plan until you knocked on the door. Control the conversations of the characters through Silent Disco technology.

Create Theatre, Vision West, Nottinghamshire College, Mansfield

Thu 6 Nov

Phone for prices / 01623 413363

  • 21:00 Gatecrash Create Theatre, Vision West, Nottinghamshire College, Mansfield

The Garage, Norwich

Thu 30 Oct

£10 (£5) / 01603 283382

Fri 31 Oct

£10 (£5) / 01603 283382

The Landmark, Ilfracombe

Mon 27 Oct

£9; £8 under 25s / 01271 324242

Tue 28 Oct

£9; £8 under 25s / 01271 324242

14/48 Leicester

See seven brand new plays each day; written, rehearsed and performed within 24 hours.

The Y, Leicester

Fri 14 Nov

£7 (£5) / 0116 255 7066

Sat 15 Nov

£7 (£5) / 0116 255 7066

The 24 Hour Plays

Five plays created in just 24 hours will be performed in front of a panel of industry-professionals.

ADC Theatre, Cambridge

Mon 1 Dec

£7 (£6) / 01223 300085

7 Veils - An Evening With Mata Hari

Lady Margaretha Zelle MacLeod, better known as Mata Hari, the famous exotic dancer, was executed as a spy by a French firing squad on 15 October 1917. It's a good story. But it isn't the one she wants to tell you.

The King's Arms, Salford

Thu 20 Nov

£8 / 0161 832 3605

All I Want

This intimate one-man show based on a street survey takes audiences on a captivating and challenging journey that poses important questions about consumerism, globalisation, ambition and desire.

Jacksons Lane Theatre, London N6

Tue 9 Dec

£10.95 (£8.95) / 020 8340 5226

Wed 10 Dec

£10.95 (£8.95) / 020 8340 5226

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(a)normal

Characters from EMUE Publishing's popular books are brought to life on stage in this production, which is performed in French.

The Cockpit, London NW8

Fri 31 Oct

£14 / 020 7258 2925

  • 21:30 – 22:30 (a)normal The Cockpit, London

Beauty And The Beast - The Rock & Rolll Pantomime

A beautiful traditional story married to some monster rock, pop and soul songs all served up by our brilliant company of actor-musicians.

New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Thu 18 Dec

£8.50–£25 / 01473 295900

Boom! Five Minute Plays

Rikki Beadle-Blair directs this hour-long showcase of short plays, written by ten different writers including Aaron Gordon, Bradley Peter, Sharmila Chauhan and Stuart Mackenzie, who attempt to reinvent storytelling. Presented by Team Angelica.

The Bush Theatre, London W12

Fri 7 Nov

£15; £10 Early Bird / 020 8743 5050

Brothers Of Justice

The loss of trust in the police force, deterioration of community and apathy everywhere made two young men want to save the world as the costumed and anonymous Brothers Of Justice.

Camden People's Theatre, London NW1

Sat 25 Oct

£12 ( £10; £10) / 020 7419 4841

A Christmas Carol

  • Directed by: Sarah Brigham
  • Written by: Neil Duffield (Adapted)

Neil Duffield's adaptation of Charles Dickens's seasonal classic. Miserly Ebeneezer Scrooge has no time for Christmas until one chilly December night he is visited by the ghost of his old business partner, Jacob Marley. Marley calls upon three spirits to guide Scrooge on a mysterious journey through Christmases past…

Derby Theatre

Mon 8 Dec

£11–£24 / 01332 593939

Tue 9 Dec

£11–£24 / 01332 593939

Wed 10 Dec

£11–£24 / 01332 593939

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A Christmas Carol

  • Directed by: Gus Miller
  • Written by: Charles Dickens (book)

Director Gus Miller's song-filled interpretation of Charles Dickens' festive-set novella.

Old Red Lion, London EC1V

Thu 11 Dec

£10 preview; £14 (£12.50) / 020 7833 3053

Fri 12 Dec

£10 preview; £14 (£12.50) / 020 7833 3053

Sat 13 Dec

£10 preview; £14 (£12.50) / 020 7833 3053

…and 13 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Christmas Special Puppet Shows

Drew Colby, Britain's only professional hand-shadow puppeteer, performs a festive shadow puppet show.

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London SE21

Sun 23 Nov

£5 / 020 8693 5254

Cirkopolis

Cirque Eloize Theatre presents a show combining the worlds of circus, dance and theatre, set in the heart of a stern and imposing factory-city, giant gears and dark portals symbolise a mechanism that crushes individuality.

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£19–£26 / 023 8071 1811

  • 21:30 – 22:00 Cirkopolis Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

The Colour of Pomegranates

1968 film from Armenian director Sergei Parajanov about the life of an 18th-century poet, Aruthin Sayadin. Part of Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival.

Duke of York's Picturehouse, Brighton

Thu 27 Nov

0871 902 5728

Comedy Cabaret with Kit and McConnel

Comedy cabaret from Kit Hesketh-Harvey and James McConnel.

Hotel du Vin, St Andrews

Sat 25 Oct

£12 (under 26s, students and Music Centre members £8) / 0844 728 9269

Part of St Andrews Voices.

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