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Sunshine on Leith

Stephen Greenhorn's uplifting musical based on the music of The Proclaimers.

Broughton High School, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10) / 07546213274

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10) / 07546213274

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10) / 07546213274

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 10 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10) / 07546213274

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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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…and at 3 other places

Les Misérables

Forth Children's Theatre FCT (four time ENDA winners) is back to take the Fringe by storm with an innovative and haunting production of Les Misérables. This stunning musical has been running in London’s West End for the past 28 years and is now available for youth theatres to perform. It portrays the journey of Jean…

Inverleith Church Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£12 (£9) / 07794 144372

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£12 (£9) / 07794 144372

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

£12 (£9) / 07794 144372

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 9 Aug

Shout! The Mod Musical

Directed by Francesca Goodridge (3rd Year LIPA Acting) and a cast of 6 (3rd Year LIPA Acting) girls. Shout! The Mod Musical, flips through the years like a musical magazine and takes you back to the music, the fashion and the freedom of the 60s!

The Edinburgh Academy

Wed 6 Aug

Performing Arts Centre

£10 (£8) / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 7 Aug

Performing Arts Centre

£10 (£8) / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

Performing Arts Centre

£10 (£8) / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 10 Aug

Japan Marvelous Drummers

Prepare yourself for a once in a lifetime show, filled with power, humour, dance, and traditional Japanese drums, that has performed in more than 20 countries including the United States, India, Taiwan, Brazil, Korea, and others. Don't miss this unique chance to see Japanese traditional instruments like Japanese drums…

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Theatre

£16 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug back to top

Rubberbandits: Continental Fistfight

Rubberbandits Direct from Limerick! The plastic bag wearing music/comedy duo bring their brand new musical straight from its critically acclaimed, sold out London season. Continental Fistfight is packed with dazzling new songs, great big hits and at least one puppet. 'Leaves you growling for more' ★★★★ (Metro). 'A…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Nightclub

£6 (£4) / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Nightclub

£6 (£4) / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Nightclub

£6 (£4) / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Unbelievably slick troupe who make a brand new musical each night based on audience suggestions.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

Debating Hall

£15 (£14) / 0131 622 6552

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Siddhartha, the Musical

A new look at Herman Hesse's well-known novel.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Music Hall

£14 (£11) / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

Sinatra: The Final Curtain

Musical based on the life and times of Ol' Blue Eyes.

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Grand Theatre

£11 (£9) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Grand Theatre

£11 (£9) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Grand Theatre

£11 (£9) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

Symphony by Ella Hickson, Nick Payne and Tom Wells

nabokov and Soho Theatre Theatre meets live gig and stand-up comedy as three of the UK's hottest writers collaborate with Fringe First winning new writing company nabokov to present a hilarious and eclectic mix of stories told through raucous live music and spoken word. Loud music and some strong language Age…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Bosco

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Bosco

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Bosco

£13 / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug back to top

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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…and at 66 other places

The Magic Flute (or One Flew Over the Birdman's Nest?)

Aria Alba - Opera for All Her daughter has been taken, she sends in three dodgy nurses who enlist the disaffected youth and his somewhat feather obsessed friend. Throw in a lascivious handyman, a cast of patients and hospital staff. Can chief psychiatrist Sarastro create tranquil order from this chaos?

Broughton St Mary's Parish Church, Edinburgh

Tue 12 Aug

Church

£15 (£12) / 0131 556 7313

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Church

£15 (£12) / 0131 556 7313

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 14 Aug

Church

£15 (£12) / 0131 556 7313

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 16 Aug

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

  • Directed by: Rob Bettinson
  • Written by: Alan Janes

Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 11 Aug

£19–£25; £19–£25; £22–£28; £19–£25 (£18; £16.50–£22.50) / 01702 351135

  • 20:00

Tue 12 Aug

£19–£25; £19–£25; £22–£28; £19–£25 (£18; £16.50–£22.50) / 01702 351135

  • 20:00

Wed 13 Aug

£19–£25; £19–£25; £22–£28; £19–£25 (£18; £16.50–£22.50) / 01702 351135

  • 20:00
…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug

Heywood Civic Centre

Fri 12 Sep

£12; £10 adv / 030 0303 8399

  • 19:30 – 22:00

New Theatre, Oxford

Wed 30 Jul

£10–£28.50 / 0870 606 3500

Thu 31 Jul

£10–£28.50 / 0870 606 3500

Fri 1 Aug

£10–£28.50 / 0870 606 3500

Sat 2 Aug

£10–£28.50 / 0870 606 3500

Also on at:

Riptide: The Slasher Musical

Porgy Productions Join Chad, Tiffany and their buddies on the spring break trip to end them all - destination: Innocent Beach, USA. But watch your back, there’s danger in the water… Shelley has a grudge, and he’s thirsty for revenge. With sweeping romance, epic tunes and laughs aplenty, this is one road trip you'll…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

International 1

£7.50 (£7) / 0131 243 3596

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 24 Aug

The Wizard of Oz

Beijing Jingshan School This fantastic production sees seventy performers from the Beijing Jingshan School perform this spectacular adaptation of the Wizard of Oz. Dorothy, brought into a dreamland by a twister, visits Munchkinland where she becomes enemies with the Wicked Witch, thus beginning her adventures. Whilst…

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Auditorium

£5 / 0131 529 6000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Auditorium

£5 / 0131 529 6000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Bobby Socks And Blue Jeans

Jukebox musical featuring hits from the 1950s and 1960s, including songs by Elvis, The Beatles, The Everly Brothers, Connie Francis, Cliff And The Shadows, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry and many more.

Doncaster Dome

Fri 13 Feb 2015

£19.50–£42 / 01302 370777

  • 19:00

London Palladium, W1F

Sun 19 Oct

£32.50–£37.50 / 0844 412 4655

  • 18:30

Palace Theatre, Southend-on-Sea

Sat 23 Aug

£20 (£19)

  • 19:30

Also on at:

Iconic Live: The Ultimate Show

A cast of 17 performers present a variety show of music, dance and song in a mix of old and new styles and genres.

Charter Hall, Colchester Leisure World

Sat 25 Oct

£18 (£16; Children £14; £52) / 01206 282020

  • 19:30

Gawsworth Hall, Macclesfield

Wed 30 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01260 223456

SPA Bridlington

Fri 17 Oct

£19 (£17; £54) / 01262 678258

  • 19:30

Bugle Boy: D Day Tour

  • Written by: Glenn Miller (music)

A musical drama by Den Stevenson, which traces the life, career and mysterious disappearance of the late bandleader and composer Glenn Miller. This Bruce James Production features classic Miller songs.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sat 27 Sep

£10–£25

Buxton Opera House

Wed 1 Oct

£22 (£20) / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Oct

£22 (£20) / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Oct

£22 (£20) / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Fri 29 Aug

£15–£20 / 08441 717620

Also on at:

…and at 5 other places

Bugsy Malone

Captivate Drama Captivate Drama's younger members perform the classic musical Bugsy Malone. Join Bugsy, Fat Sam, Tallulah, Blousey and Dandy Dan at the speakeasy for a fun time full of laughs, songs and lots of splurge! A great show for all the family and is sure to inspire younger members of the audience to tread the…

Broughton High School, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Calamity Jane

  • Directed by: Nick Winston

Jodie Prenger stars in this Watermill Theatre touring production of the Wild West musical, which also features a cast of multi-talented actor-musicians. Directed by Nikolai Foster.

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 21 Oct

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 22 Oct

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 23 Oct

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 25 Oct

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Tue 11 Nov

£21 / 08441 717620

Wed 12 Nov

£18–£24 / 08441 717620

Thu 13 Nov

£18–£24 / 08441 717620

…and 2 more dates until 15 Nov

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 23 Sep

£10–£35 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 24 Sep

£10–£35 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 25 Sep

£10–£35 / 0844 871 3014

…and 2 more dates until 27 Sep

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Please Stay

Musical comedy set in the Locarno Dance Hall in Glasgow in the early 60s, starring Chris McClure.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 30 Jul

£13–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Thu 31 Jul

£13–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Fri 1 Aug

£13–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Sat 2 Aug

£13–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

The Next Big Thing

DK Productions After a series of rejected formulaic novels, an aspiring author finally creates a heroine who has a will of her own. Unexpectedly, Liberty literally comes alive, transforming her creator’s life by bringing magical success. But things soon get out of hand and success isn’t always what it promises to be….

theSpaces on North Bridge, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£4) / 0845 557 6308

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£4) / 0845 557 6308

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Theatre 1

£10 (£8) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

42nd Street: Colchester Operatic Society

A colourful, energetic musical which tells the tale of Peggy Sawyer's rise from chorus girl to Broadway star right from her stepping off the bus from Allentown with dreams of stardom.

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 / 01206 573948

  • 19:30
…and 7 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Aspects Of Love: Leeds Amateur Operatic Society

  • Written by: David Garnett

A performance of the musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber.

West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Fri 7 Nov

Courtyard Theatre

£25 / 0113 213 7700

  • 19:15

Sat 8 Nov

Courtyard Theatre

£25 / 0113 213 7700

  • 19:15

Tue 11 Nov

Courtyard Theatre

£25 / 0113 213 7700

  • 19:15
…and 4 more dates until 15 Nov

Aspects Of Love: Present Company

  • Written by: David Garnett

A joyful, edgy, tumultuous romance extolling youth and love. Set in France, the intricate and thought-provoking plot charts the tangled relationships of two Englishmen, Alex and his artist uncle George, with three women. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Buxton Opera House

Thu 28 Aug

£14–£18; £12.50–£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Fri 29 Aug

£14–£18; £12.50–£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Sat 30 Aug

£14–£18; £12.50–£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30
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