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Aladdin

Panto veterans Grant Stott, Andy Gray and Allan Stewart take to the stage to present Aladdin complete with special effects.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sun 28 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Mon 29 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

…and 17 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

The Little Boy that Santa Claus Forgot

The feelgood tale of a young boy who doesn't enjoy Christmas or exchanging gifts … until the tradition suddenly disappears. Ages 3–8.

The Arches, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£9.50 (Children £5.50; Family £25) / 0141 565 1000

Sun 28 Dec

£9.50 (Children £5.50; Family £25) / 0141 565 1000

Mon 29 Dec

£9.50 (Children £5.50; Family £25) / 0141 565 1000

…and 6 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Eric and Little Ern

  • Directed by: Owen Lewis
  • Written by: Dick Hills

A tribute to the stage and screen duo, performed by Ian Ashpitel and Jonty Stephens.

St James Theatre, London SW1E

Sat 27 Dec

£25–£56.25 / 0844 264 2140

Sun 28 Dec

£25–£56.25 / 0844 264 2140

Mon 29 Dec

£25–£56.25 / 0844 264 2140

…and 11 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Cinderella

Spillers Pantomimes present their take on the classic rags-to-riches fairy tale with song and dance routines a plenty.

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre

Sat 27 Dec

£11–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Sun 28 Dec

£11–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Mon 29 Dec

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Singin' I'm No a Billy He's a Tim

Goldfish Theatre presents its take on Des Dillon's classic anti-sectarian play, which has a Rangers and a Celtic fan locked up together in a cell for the duration of an Old Firm match.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£17.50–£20 / 0141 332 1846

Fri 3 Apr 2015

£17.50–£20 / 0141 332 1846

Sat 4 Apr 2015

£17.50–£20 / 0141 332 1846

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The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Duchess Theatre, London WC2B

Sat 27 Dec

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Sun 28 Dec

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Mon 29 Dec

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

…and 174 more dates until 5 Sep 2015

And Then There Were None

  • Directed by: Joe Harmston
  • Written by: Agatha Christie

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Agatha Christie Theatre Company, one of the author's best-selling thrillers is performed – a tale of murder on a remote island.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Mon 16 Feb 2015

Main stage

£16.25–£31.50 (£11.25–£29.50) / 02476 553055

Tue 17 Feb 2015

Main stage

£16.25–£31.50 (£11.25–£29.50) / 02476 553055

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Main stage

£16.25–£31.50 (£11.25–£29.50) / 02476 553055

…and 3 more dates until 21 Feb 2015

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Mon 23 Mar 2015

£15–£35 / 08441 717620

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£15–£35 / 08441 717620

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£15–£35 / 08441 717620

…and 3 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Mon 9 Mar 2015

£15.50–£23 ( £9; Children £9 under 16s) / 01323 412000

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£15.50–£23 ( £9; Children £9 under 16s) / 01323 412000

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£15.50–£23 ( £9; Children £9 under 16s) / 01323 412000

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

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The BFG

A gloriously festive show for Dahl fans big and small. David Wood's whizzpopping adaptation of this famous tale of nice and nasty giants is directed by Andrew Panton, and has been created by the team which brought you last year’s A Christmas Carol. Recommended for ages 5+.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Dec

£10–£28 (£15) / 0131 248 4848

Sun 28 Dec

£10–£28 (£15) / 0131 248 4848

Mon 29 Dec

£10–£28 (£15) / 0131 248 4848

…and 3 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee Williams' classic play is fused with dance from Scottish Ballet, featuring a jazzy score by Peter Salem.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£15.50–£37.50 / 0131 529 6000

The Absence Of War

  • Directed by: Jeremy Herrin
  • Written by: David Hare

A political drama by David Hare.

Bristol Old Vic

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£14–£26 / 01242 572573

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£14–£26 / 01242 572573

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£14–£26 / 01242 572573

…and 2 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

Liverpool Playhouse

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

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A Christmas Carol

Theatrical adaptation capturing the original spirit of Dickens’ beloved tale. Directed by Dominic Hill.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£16–£20 (Students £12.50–£17; Children £9–£12) / 0141 429 0022

Sun 28 Dec

£16–£20 (Students £12.50–£17; Children £9–£12) / 0141 429 0022

Tue 30 Dec

£14–£18.50 (£5; Students £11–£15.50; Children £8–£11) / 0141 429 0022

…and 3 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Jack and The Beanstalk

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

Theatre Royal, St Helens

Sat 27 Dec

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

Sun 28 Dec

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

Mon 29 Dec

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

…and 8 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

  • Directed by: Ciaran McConville
  • Written by: Theresa Heskins (adapt)

Rose Theatre, Kingston's presentation of the C S Lewis story, featuring local children performing with a professional cast. Adapted by Theresa Heskins and directed by Ciaran McConville.

Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames

Sat 27 Dec

Seniors £14–£24; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

Sun 28 Dec

Seniors £14–£24; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

Mon 29 Dec

Seniors £14–£24; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

…and 5 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

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.

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Sat 21 Feb 2015

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

The River Rooms, Stourbridge

Sun 28 Dec

£8 / 01384 397177

Dogs Don't Do Ballet

  • Written by: Anna Kemp (book)

Biff loves the moonlight and music and walking on tiptoes. That's because he doesn't think of himself as a dog. Biff thinks he's a ballerina. A mix of puppetry, classical music and comedy, in David Duffy and Andrea Sadler's adaptation of Anna Kemp's book, illustrated by Sarah Ogilvy. Ages 2–6.

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Sat 27 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

Mon 29 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

Tue 30 Dec

£8.50 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01473 295 900

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The Elf By Herself

Festive show about the elf who grew tall. Ages 3–6.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Sun 28 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

Mon 29 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

…and 2 more dates until 31 Dec

Feral

Mixed media theatre combining puppetry, film and live sound as a small picturesque town slides into disrepair and civil unrest.

Theatre Royal, Margate

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£12 / 01843 292795

  • 19:30 – 21:00 Feral Theatre Royal, Margate

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£12 / 01843 292795

  • 19:30 – 21:00 Feral Theatre Royal, Margate

To Kill A Mockingbird

  • Directed by: Timothy Sheader
  • Written by: Christopher Sergel (adapt)

An adaptation of Harper Lee's great book presented by Regent’s Park Theatre.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Wed 24 Jun 2015

Barbican Theatre

£19–£60 / 020 7638 8891

Thu 25 Jun 2015

Barbican Theatre

£19–£60 / 020 7638 8891

Fri 26 Jun 2015

Barbican Theatre

£19–£60 / 020 7638 8891

…and 25 more dates until 25 Jul 2015

Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

Mon 27 Apr 2015

Phone for prices / 01242 572573

Tue 28 Apr 2015

Phone for prices / 01242 572573

Wed 29 Apr 2015

Phone for prices / 01242 572573

…and 3 more dates until 2 May 2015

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Mon 9 Feb 2015

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Tue 10 Feb 2015

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

…and 3 more dates until 14 Feb 2015

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The Absence of War

Headlong presents a vigorous new production of David Hare’s funny, stinging political drama on a timely national tour during the build up to the 2015 General Election. It's now or never for George Jones. The charismatic leader of the Labour Party needs to get out of opposition and into Number Ten. Plagued by a hostile…

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 31 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0141 429 0022

Wed 1 Apr 2015

£13–£17 (£2; Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£13–£17 (£2; Students £9; Children £9) / 0141 429 0022

…and 2 more dates until 4 Apr 2015

Blood Brothers

Willy Russell's tear-jerking classic Blood Brothers tells the story of two separated twins, who one day meet again with fateful consequences.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Mon 2 Feb 2015

Prices vary / 01463 234234

Tue 3 Feb 2015

Prices vary / 01463 234234

Wed 4 Feb 2015

Prices vary / 01463 234234

…and 3 more dates until 7 Feb 2015 back to top

The Faith Healer

Faith Healer Francis Hardy (Frank to many) travels through the small towns of Scotland and Wales, with two objectives in mind – to heal the sick, and to try to find a way home. This play features some classic Irish storytelling theatre from Brian Friel, and has been directed by John Dove, associate artist at the Lyceum.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

…and 16 more dates until 7 Feb 2015

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 31 Mar 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 1 Apr 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

…and 21 more dates until 26 Apr 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 20 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 21 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 22 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

…and 15 more dates until 8 Nov 2015

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

…and 9 more dates until 8 Feb 2015

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The Tommy Cooper Show

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

Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Mold

Mon 29 Dec

£13; £13 (£11) / 0845 330 3565

Tue 30 Dec

£13; £13 (£11) / 0845 330 3565

Wed 31 Dec

£13; £13 (£11) / 0845 330 3565

…and 3 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 27 Dec

£15 (£12.50; £47) / 0844 873 3433

Sun 28 Dec

£15 (£12.50; £47) / 0844 873 3433

Mon 29 Dec

£15 (£12.50; £47) / 0844 873 3433

…and 26 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Museum Of Comedy, London WC1A

Sat 27 Dec

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

Sun 28 Dec

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

Mon 29 Dec

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

…and 18 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

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The 39 Steps

  • Directed by: Maria Aitken
  • Written by: John Buchan (book)

Patrick Barlow's adaptation of John Buchan's spy novel.

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Sat 27 Dec

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

Sun 28 Dec

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

Mon 29 Dec

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

…and 77 more dates until 28 Mar 2015 back to top