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Wicked

  • Directed by: Joe Mantello
  • Written by: Winnie Holzman

Smash-hit musical that acts as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, with L Frank Baum's characters brilliantly re-imagined as two young girls who grow up to fulfil their destinies as Glenda the Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Apollo Victoria Theatre, London SW1V

Fri 28 Nov

£15–£90 / 0844 871 3001

Sat 29 Nov

£15–£95 / 0844 871 3001

Mon 1 Dec

£15–£90 / 0844 871 3001

…and 290 more dates until 7 Nov 2015

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£20–£72.50 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 19 Feb 2015

£20–£72.50 / 0844 847 2325

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£22.50–£75 / 0844 847 2325

…and 25 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 28 Nov

£22.50–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 29 Nov

£22.50–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Mon 1 Dec

£20–£72.50 / 0844 871 3014

…and 31 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

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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'.

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

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Mon 13 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

Tue 14 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

Wed 15 Jul 2015

£18.50–£32 / 0844 848 2700

…and 3 more dates until 18 Jul 2015

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Mon 16 Feb 2015

£14–£26.50; £12–£24; £16–£28.50 / 01872 262466

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£14–£26.50; £12–£24; £16–£28.50 / 01872 262466

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£14–£26.50; £12–£24; £16–£28.50 / 01872 262466

…and 3 more dates until 21 Feb 2015

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Dreaming of a Barry White Christmas

Scouse Scrooge-based musical comedy featuring classic hits from soul legend Barry White.

Liverpool Echo Arena & Convention Centre

Mon 15 Dec

£20.75–£25 / 0844 800 0400

Tue 16 Dec

£20.75–£25 / 0844 800 0400

Wed 17 Dec

£20.75–£25 / 0844 800 0400

…and 17 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Jersey Boys

The electrifying true life story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Tue 28 Apr 2015

£19–£54; £21–£59 / 01274 432000

Wed 29 Apr 2015

£19–£54; £21–£59 / 01274 432000

Thu 30 Apr 2015

£19–£54; £21–£59 / 01274 432000

…and 8 more dates until 9 May 2015

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 26 May 2015

£18–£53.50 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 27 May 2015

£18–£53.50 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 28 May 2015

£18–£53.50 / 0844 847 2325

…and 14 more dates until 13 Jun 2015

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£34.50–£56.50; £34.50–£56.50 concs available / 01702 351135

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£34.50–£56.50; £34.50–£56.50 concs available / 01702 351135

Thu 19 Feb 2015

£34.50–£56.50; £34.50–£56.50 concs available / 01702 351135

…and 8 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

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Sister Act: Hessle Theatre Company

A musical based on the popular 1990s film about a singer who must go undercover with a group of nuns after she witnesses a murder.

Hull New Theatre

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

…and 2 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

Annie: Birkenhead Operatic Society

A performance of the famous musical with the rags-to-riches plot and memorable songs. Based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie.

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Fri 28 Nov

£10–£32 / 0870 606 3536

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£32 / 0870 606 3536

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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Carousel

Carousel tells the tale of Billy Bigelow, a fairground barker who is quick to anger, and Julie Jordan, who sticks with him through his flaws. This story of love and loss celebrates the joy of life despite hardship. A co-production with the Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Tue 2 Jun 2015

£17.50–£46.50 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 3 Jun 2015

£17.50–£46.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 4 Jun 2015

£17.50–£46.50 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 6 Jun 2015

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Wed 13 May 2015

£15–£68 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Carousel The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Thu 14 May 2015

£15–£68 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Carousel The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Fri 15 May 2015

£15–£68 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Carousel The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds
…and 6 more dates until 23 May 2015

Rambert Dance Company: Rooster

The celebrated modern dance company takes on Christopher Bruce’s celebration of the 1960s, set to the music of the Rolling Stones.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Fri 28 Nov

£13.50–£26.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 29 Nov

£13.50–£26.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sinatra The Centennial Concert

This lavish production encapsulates not only the wonderful music of the original legend, Frank Sinatra, but also the remarkable personality of the star who ruled the world of entertainment for over half a century.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£21–£23.50 / 08441 717620

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£20–£22.50 / 029 2087 8444

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£21–£23.50 / 0870 060 6650

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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.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

Assembly Hall, Worthing

Sun 28 Dec

£24 / 01903 206206

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 6 Dec

£23–£25 / 01892 530613

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…and at 36 other places

Tinseltown

A festive musical adventure from the award-winning writer of Hunchback the Musical.

Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey

Mon 1 Dec

£14–£20 (£12–£18) / 028 9034 0202

  • 19:45 Tinseltown Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey

Tue 2 Dec

£14–£20 (£12–£18) / 028 9034 0202

  • 19:45 Tinseltown Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey

Wed 3 Dec

£14–£20 (£12–£18) / 028 9034 0202

  • 19:45 Tinseltown Theatre At The Mill, Newtownabbey
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White Christmas

  • Written by: Irving Berlin

Seasonal production of Irving Berlin's heart-warming musical featuring songs including Blue Skies, Happy Holiday, Count Your Blessings, and the unforgettable title song White Christmas.

Arts Centre, Swindon

Wed 10 Dec

£11 (£10) / 01793 614837

Thu 11 Dec

£11 (£10) / 01793 614837

Fri 12 Dec

£11 (£10) / 01793 614837

Sat 13 Dec

£11 (£10) / 01793 614837

Aloha From Hawaii

European Elvis Champion 2011 Gordon Hendricks stars as the King himself in this production of Presley's iconic Aloha from Hawaii show.

Bootleggers, Kendal

Sat 13 Dec

£15 / 01539 723824

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£22.50 (Children £20.50; £20.50) / 01792 475715

The Theatre on the Steps, Bridgnorth

Fri 5 Dec

£20 / 01746 763257

Sat 6 Dec

£20 / 01746 763257

Barnum

  • Directed by: Ian Townsend (musical director)
  • Written by: Mark Bramble (book)

A colourful musical celebrating the eccentric life of American showman Phineas T Barnum, best known for his elaborate pranks and for founding the popular Barnum & Bailey Circus. With Brian Conley in the title role, and Linzi Hateley as his wife, Chairy.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Fri 28 Nov

£22–£48 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30 Barnum Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Sat 29 Nov

£22–£48 / 01274 432000

  • 19:30 Barnum Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Tue 14 Apr 2015

£21.50–£46.50 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30 Barnum The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Wed 15 Apr 2015

£21.50–£46.50 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30 Barnum The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Thu 16 Apr 2015

£21.50–£46.50 / 0844 848 2700

  • 19:30 Barnum The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds
…and 8 more dates until 25 Apr 2015

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Tue 19 May 2015

£10–£84.50 / 0870 606 3536

  • 19:30 Barnum Liverpool Empire Theatre

Wed 20 May 2015

£10–£84.50 / 0870 606 3536

  • 19:30 Barnum Liverpool Empire Theatre

Thu 21 May 2015

£10–£84.50 / 0870 606 3536

  • 19:30 Barnum Liverpool Empire Theatre
…and 2 more dates until 23 May 2015

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The Bay City Rollers Story

Les McKeown take audiences back to the heady days when the Rollers dominated the charts and tartan bellbottoms were considered an acceptable choice of attire. Featuring all the best-known songs including 'Bye Bye Baby', 'Shang A Lang' and 'Summer Love Sensation'.

Belfast Waterfront

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£20–£25 / 028 9033 4400

The Cheese And Grain, Frome

Sat 6 Dec

£21; £18 adv / 01373 455420

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Thu 4 Dec

£17.50–£18.50 / 01792 475715

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Blood Brothers

  • Written by: Willy Russell

Willy Russell's moving tale about two brothers whose lives are worlds apart.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£29.75 (Children £26.75; £26.75) / 01892 530613

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£29.75 (Children £26.75; £26.75) / 01892 530613

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£29.75 (Children £26.75; £26.75) / 01892 530613

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 23 Feb 2015

£10–£37.50

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£10–£37.50

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£10–£37.50

…and 3 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£28; £23; £30.50 (Children £19 under 16s; Children £17 under 16s; Children £20.50 under 16s) / 01553 764864

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£28; £23; £30.50 (Children £19 under 16s; Children £17 under 16s; Children £20.50 under 16s) / 01553 764864

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£28; £23; £30.50 (Children £19 under 16s; Children £17 under 16s; Children £20.50 under 16s) / 01553 764864

…and 3 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

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Carousel: Oxford Operatic Society

  • Written by: Oscar Hammerstein

Oxford Operatic Society returns to the Playhouse stage with Rodgers and Hammerstein's powerful story of love and tragedy in the classic American musical Carousel. Set on the New England coastline, Carousel tells of the ill-fated love affair between charismatic carnival barker Billy Bigelow and innocent millworker Julie…

The Oxford Playhouse

Fri 28 Nov

£11–£22 / 01865 305305

Sat 29 Nov

£11–£22 / 01865 305305

Ebeneze: Kaleidoscope Youth Theatre Company

  • Written by: Malcolm Sircom

A scintillating musical adaptation of Dickens's A Christmas Carol with a catchy score and a wealth of musical styles.

Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton

Fri 5 Dec

£7 (£6) / 0845 127 2190

Hairspray

A production of the popular musical with a toe-tapping 1960s pop score. Songs include 'Welcome To The 60s', 'Good Morning Baltimore' and 'You Can't Stop The Beat'.

Norwich Playhouse

Tue 16 Dec

£14–£18; £14 / 01603 598598

Wed 17 Dec

£14–£18; £14 / 01603 598598

Thu 18 Dec

£14–£18; £14 / 01603 598598

…and 2 more dates until 20 Dec

Ireland's Showbands: Do You Come Here Often?

A showband performance featuring nostalgic classics which aims to take the audience back to the days of first loves, winklepickers and beehives.

Millennium Forum, Londonderry

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£20.50–£23.50 / 02871 264455

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£20.50–£23.50 / 02871 264455

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£20.50–£23.50 / 02871 264455

Kiss Me Kate: Portsmouth Grammar School

  • Written by: Sam (book)

The story follows the backstage dramas and relationships amongst a company putting on a musical version of Shakespeare's The Taming Of The Shrew.

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Fri 28 Nov

£10–£12 (£6) / 02392 828282

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£12 (£6) / 02392 828282

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