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Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical

Family musical about a girl who is desperate to get rid of her freckles.

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 18 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Sat 19 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Mon 21 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

All singing, all dancing puppet show with wee Peppa Pig and pals as they enjoy the rain and muddy puddles and try to fix the leaking nursery roof.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Thu 17 Jul

£13.50 / 01383 740384

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Wed 21 May

£16 (Children £11.75; £49) / 02476 553055

  • 10:30

Thu 22 May

£16 (Children £11.75; £49) / 02476 553055

  • 10:30

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 8 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

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…and at 34 other places

Pirate Gran

You'd never know Gran was a pirate – until you need her most! Based on Geraldine Durrant & Rose Forshall's Pirate Gran series.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sat 24 May

Pentland Theatre

£11 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Sat 17 May

£10 / 01323 412000

  • 11:00

The Lowry, Salford

Fri 30 May

Quays Theatre

£13 (Children £9.50; £38) / 08432 086000

  • 11:00

Sat 31 May

Quays Theatre

£13 (Children £9.50; £38) / 08432 086000

  • 11:00

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Scooby-Doo and the Mystery of the Pyramid

Live stage show featuring the classic duo. Ages 2+.

New Theatre, Cardiff

Sat 19 Apr

£15–£19.50 / 029 2087 8889

  • 11:00

Aliens Love Underpants

  • Directed by: Adam Bampton-Smith
  • Written by: Adam Bampton-Smith

A close encounter of the 'pantastic' kind.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Tue 22 Apr

£12.50 ( £46) / 01527 577330

  • 11:00

City Hall, Salisbury

Sun 4 May

£12.50 / 01722 434434

  • 11:00

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Wed 30 Apr

£12.50 ( £46) / 01553 764864

  • 10:30

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The Jungle Book: Image Musical Theatre

  • Written by: Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling's story is brought to life on stage. With songs, humour and plenty of animal friends and foes.

The Brook Theatre, Chatham

Sun 15 Jun

£6 (Children £5; £20) / 01634 338338

  • 11:30

Ice

Former head judge of Dancing on Ice Robin Cousins presents a selection of ice skaters from around the world.

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 3 May

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

Jack and The Beanstalk

Children's show adapted from the much-loved fairy tale.

Theatre Royal, St Helens

Sat 6 Dec

£14 (£13; Children £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 10:00

Sun 7 Dec

£14 (£13; Children £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 10:00

Mon 8 Dec

£12 (£11; Children £10; Family £42) / 01744 756000

  • 10:00
…and 10 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 15 Nov

£18 (Children £16 under 16s; £64) / 01223 357851

  • 10:00

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Sat 8 Nov

£16.50 / 0870 607 7533

Sun 9 Nov

£16.50 / 0870 607 7533

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Sat 18 Oct

£16.50 ( £58; Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01322 220000

  • 10:00

Sun 19 Oct

£16.50 ( £58; Children £14.50 under 16s) / 01322 220000

  • 10:00

The Adventures of Robin Hood

Leave your piggy bank safe at home as Visible Fictions give their take on the classic tale.

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Wed 23 Apr

£7 (£5) / 01463 234234

  • 10:30
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James I: The Key Will Keep The Lock

Part of a new cycle of history plays by Rona Murno. This first play, based around the first James of the Stewart Kings, portrays the struggles and choices he makes to try and save himself, his Queen and his crown.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 16 Aug

£15 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Sun 17 Aug

£15 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Wed 20 Aug

£15 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Lloyd-Webber and Rice's Biblical musical about the young lad and his coat of many colours.

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 20 Sep

£10–£35 / 0844 871 7649

Musical Theatre Summer School

Musical theatre summer school – leading up to a performance – for ages 12–14.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Mon 14 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 14–18 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 15 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 14–18 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 16 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 14–18 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 18 Jul

SWOOSH!

Right2Dance present a new multisensory, interactive performance with plenty of music, dance, song and film to keep the little ones occupied.

Paisley Arts Centre

Fri 20 Jun

£4 per adult + child; additional children £2 each / 0300 300 1210

  • 10:30

Sat 21 Jun

£4 per adult + child; additional children £2 each / 0300 300 1210

  • 10:30

Tiger Tale

Poppy’s and her parent’s world is turned upside down when a tiger comes to stay and makes them remember what they love about each other. This performance is for 7+.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Tue 6 May

The Studio

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale 17 March. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 10:30

Wed 7 May

The Studio

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale 17 March. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 10:30
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The West End Stage Summer School

Three week-long courses offering expertise in various aspects of stage performance and technical ability.

Guildhall School Of Music & Drama, London EC2Y

Mon 11 Aug

£545 booking essential / 020 7628 2571

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 12 Aug

£545 booking essential / 020 7628 2571

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 13 Aug

£545 booking essential / 020 7628 2571

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 18 more dates until 31 Aug

Angelina Ballerina

An all-singing, all-dancing musical show about Angelina Ballerina and her dancing pals.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sun 6 Jul

£12.50 / 01383 740384

Mon 7 Jul

£12.50 / 01383 740384

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 14 Jun

£12.50 / 01256 844244

  • 11:00

Sun 15 Jun

£12.50 / 01256 844244

  • 11:00

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Sun 13 Jul

£12.50 / 0844 854 2776

  • 11:00

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Charlie & Lola's Best Bestest Play

Exciting stage production based on the popular books for tots about Charlie and his funny little sister Lola, and the many, many obstacles standing between her and bedtime. Ages 3+.

CAST, Doncaster

Wed 23 Apr

£12 (Children £10) / 01302 303959

  • 11:00

Thu 24 Apr

£12 (Children £10) / 01302 303959

  • 11:00

De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea

Mon 27 Oct

£10–£12 / 01424 229111

  • 11:00

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Sat 26 Apr

£10 / 01227 769075

  • 11:00

Sun 27 Apr

£10 / 01227 769075

  • 11:00

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Colin's CommonHealth Games

Learn the history of the British Empire and the nations of the Commonwealth alongside Colin, the unhealthy, lazy teenager who cares more about computer games than the Commonwealth Games happening right on his doorstep. Presented by Hopscotch Theatre. Ages 5–14.

Lansdowne Church (Websters Theatre), Glasgow

Fri 27 Jun

£6 (Children £4) / 0141 337 2311

  • 11:00

Conversation about The James Plays

The creative team behind National Theatre of Scotland's The James Plays discuss their ambitious new project with Jackie McGlone.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Mon 18 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

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Dick Whittington

Join in with props, puppets, songs, dancing and the magic story hat to tell the classic tale of Dick Whittington and his cat. Presented by The Story Hat. Ages 2–6.

Lauderdale House, London N6

Sat 26 Apr

£4.50 (£3) / 020 8348 8716

  • 10:00
  • 11:30

Dotty The Dragon

An enchanting fairy tale adventure with a very happy ending. This clever new show comes to life with an irresistible blend of live music, fabulous puppets and high energy storytelling. Ages 3–6.

Ritz and Connaught Cinema, Worthing

Sun 11 May

£7.50 ( £26) / 01903 206206

  • 11:00

Winchester Discovery Centre

Sun 18 May

£6 / 01962 873603

  • 11:30

Down in the Jungle Music Summer School

Drama classes for the summer holidays, including singing, musical instruments and movement, for ages 5–7.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Mon 30 Jun

£150 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 30 Jun–4 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Tue 1 Jul

£150 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 30 Jun–4 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Wed 2 Jul

£150 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 30 Jun–4 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 2 more dates until 4 Jul

An Extraordinary Story Summer School

Week-long summer school for budding actors aged 12–14 to discover performance-making in small groups.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Mon 7 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 7–1 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 8 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 7–1 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 9 Jul

£225 for full course / 0141 332 5057

Please note: This course runs 7–1 Jul 2014.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 11 Jul

Factor 9

A bloody medical horror story, told via multimedia by Dogstar.

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Thu 24 Apr

£8–£10 / 01475 723723

  • 07:30
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