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The Mousetrap

  • Directed by: Ian Watt-Smith
  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.

Palace Theatre, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 1 Dec

£28

Tue 2 Dec

£28

Wed 3 Dec

£28

…and 3 more dates until 6 Dec

St Martin's Theatre, London WC2H

Mon 24 Nov

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

Tue 25 Nov

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

Wed 26 Nov

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

…and 182 more dates until 27 Jun 2015

The Hypochondriac

  • Directed by: Lindsay Posner
  • Written by: Moliere

Molière's medicinal piece about miserly Argan and his list of imaginary ailments is adapted by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and stars Tony Robinson.

Richmond Theatre

Mon 24 Nov

£10–£47.50 / 0870 060 6651

Tue 25 Nov

£10–£47.50 / 0870 060 6651

Wed 26 Nov

£10–£47.50 / 0870 060 6651

…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

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 29 Nov

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sun 30 Nov

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Tue 2 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

…and 41 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Jersey Boys

  • Directed by: Des McAnuff
  • Written by: Bob Crewe (lyrics)

Musical drama about the career of Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons.

Piccadilly Theatre, London W1D

Sun 23 Nov

£22.50–£95 / 0844 871 7627

Tue 25 Nov

£22.50–£90 / 0844 871 7627

Wed 26 Nov

£22.50–£90 / 0844 871 7627

…and 285 more dates until 25 Oct 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

Fri 28 Nov

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Sat 29 Nov

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Sun 30 Nov

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

…and 25 more dates until 29 Dec back to top

Slava's Snowshow

A cast of clowns use water, cobwebs, bubbles and dry ice to create a world of wonder in which a bed becomes a boat, a web of cotton envelops the audience and one tiny piece of paper begins a blinding snowstorm.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 3 Dec

£21.50–£29 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 4 Dec

£21.50–£29 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 5 Dec

£21.50–£29 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 6 Dec

£21.50–£29 / 0131 529 6000

The Lowry, Salford

Tue 9 Dec

Lyric Theatre

£18–£37 / 08432 086000

Wed 10 Dec

Lyric Theatre

£18–£37 / 08432 086000

Thu 11 Dec

Lyric Theatre

£18–£37 / 08432 086000

…and 2 more dates until 13 Dec

Royal Festival Hall, London SE1

Wed 17 Dec

£20–£65 / 0844 875 0073

Thu 18 Dec

£20–£65 / 0844 875 0073

Fri 19 Dec

£20–£65 / 0844 875 0073

…and 14 more dates until 5 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

Mon 24 Nov

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

Tue 25 Nov

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

Wed 26 Nov

£28.50–£65 / 0844 847 1778

…and 105 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Agatha Christie's Black Coffee

  • Written by: Agatha Christie

Christie's first play for the stage features the now-iconic Hercule Poirot and a typical crime plot.

Derby Theatre

Mon 24 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Tue 25 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Wed 26 Nov

£11–£26.50 / 01332 593939

…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

  • Directed by: Sean Foley
  • Written by: P G Wodehouse (book)

A new comedy based on the writings of PG Wodehouse, starring James Lance as aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster and John Gordon Sinclair as his trusted valet, Jeeves, who is called in to help his master play matchmaker in the countryside. Directed by Sean Foley.

The Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford

Tue 10 Feb 2015

£14–£30 / 01865 305305

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£14–£30 / 01865 305305

Thu 12 Feb 2015

£14–£30 / 01865 305305

…and 2 more dates until 14 Feb 2015

The Duke Of York's Theatre, London WC2N

Fri 28 Nov

£20–£59.50 / 0845 505 8500

Sat 29 Nov

£20–£59.50 / 0845 505 8500

Fri 5 Dec

£20–£59.50 / 0845 505 8500

…and 14 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Tue 24 Mar 2015

£10.75–£28.50 / 028 9024 0411

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£10.75–£28.50 / 028 9024 0411

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£10.75–£28.50 / 028 9024 0411

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

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The Audience

Kristin Scott Thomas stars as the Queen in Peter Morgan's smash play that imagines conversations between the Queen and Prime Ministers behind the scenes.

Apollo Theatre, London W1D

Tue 21 Apr 2015

£28–£106.25 / 0844 482 9671

Wed 22 Apr 2015

£28–£106.25 / 0844 482 9671

Thu 23 Apr 2015

£28–£106.25 / 0844 482 9671

…and 79 more dates until 25 Jul 2015 back to top

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.

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Tue 2 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

Thu 4 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

Fri 5 Dec

£11.50–£20 / 0844 847 1778

…and 25 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Robinson Crusoe

Pathhead Players bring Defoe's classic to the stage for a music and laughter-packed evening of entertainment.

Pathhead Village Hall

Tue 2 Dec

£6 (£4.50)

Wed 3 Dec

£6 (£4.50)

Thu 4 Dec

£6 (£4.50)

Fri 5 Dec

£6 (£4.50)

The Eradication of Schizophrenia in Western Lapland

  • 3 stars

Ridiculusmus Theatre presents an experimental family drama about recovery from schizophrenia, simultaneously staging two interconnected stories.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Tue 3 Feb 2015

£15 (£12) / 020 7223 2223

Wed 4 Feb 2015

£15 (£12) / 020 7223 2223

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£15 (£12) / 020 7223 2223

…and 10 more dates until 15 Feb 2015

Glimmer

From the creators of Albert Drive and Junction 25 comes this dynamic, feel-good show for the whole family.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Wed 10 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

Thu 11 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

…and 8 more dates until 21 Dec

Miracle on 34th Street

Based on one of the most popular Christmas films of all time, the play tells the tale of a man who claims to be the real Father Christmas.

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Mon 24 Nov

£15–£24 / 01322 220000

Tue 25 Nov

£15–£24 / 01322 220000

Wed 26 Nov

£15–£24 / 01322 220000

…and 3 more dates until 29 Nov

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Mon 1 Dec

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 060 6650

£21.40–£25.40 / 0870 060 6650

Tue 2 Dec

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 060 6650

£21.40–£25.40 / 0870 060 6650

Wed 3 Dec

£17.50–£21.50 / 0870 060 6650

£21.40–£25.40 / 0870 060 6650

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The Nether

Jennifer Haley’s crime drama set in 2050 – where you can change your identity in an overly-digitalised world in order to make your dreams a reality. Direced by Jeremy Herrin.

The Duke Of York's Theatre, London WC2N

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£10–£35 / 0845 505 8500

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£10–£35 / 0845 505 8500

Mon 2 Feb 2015

£10–£35 / 0845 505 8500

…and 70 more dates until 25 Apr 2015

Silver Belles Christmas Show

A Christmas show choc-a-bloc with entertainment, fancy costumes and a snow-covered finale.

Broadway Theatre, London SE6

Tue 25 Nov

£9 (£6.50) / 020 8690 0002

Harlow Playhouse

Thu 27 Nov

£11 / 01279 431945

Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 30 Nov

£15 / 0191 261 2606

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The Sound of Music

Bill Kenwright presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's musical tale of a young nun who joins the Von Trapp family and gets a lot more caught up in their life than she thought.

Bristol Hippodrome

Mon 22 Jun 2015

£19.50–£45 / 0844 847 2325

Tue 23 Jun 2015

£19.50–£45 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 24 Jun 2015

£19.50–£45 / 0844 847 2325

…and 9 more dates until 4 Jul 2015

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£15–£45 / 08441 717620

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£15–£45 / 08441 717620

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£15–£45 / 08441 717620

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Mon 16 Feb 2015

£14–£52 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£14–£52 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£14–£52 / 0844 871 7648

…and 9 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

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We're Going On A Bear Hunt

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen's award-winning book is brought vividly and noisily to the stage in director Sally Cookson's fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower's versatile lively score. Join our intrepid adventurers on their quest to find a bear; as they wade through the gigantic swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the…

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Tue 2 Dec

£12 / 0116 242 3595

Wed 3 Dec

£12 / 0116 242 3595

Thu 4 Dec

£12 / 0116 242 3595

…and 2 more dates until 6 Dec

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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Blackout

This imaginative, raw, hard hitting and challenging theatre piece, written by Mark Jeary, incorporates verbatim dialogue into this story about alcohol. Ages 14+.

The Hope Theatre, London N1

Mon 24 Nov

£14 (£12) / 0207 478 0160

  • 19:45 – 21:00 Blackout The Hope Theatre, London

Bouncers

John Godber's comic play about the 1980s' club scene.

Dobbie Hall, Larbert

Mon 8 Dec

£10 (£7) / 01324 570450

Tue 9 Dec

£10 (£7) / 01324 570450

Wed 10 Dec

£10 (£7) / 01324 570450

A Christmas Carol

Everyone is rejoicing with festive cheer - but one man grumbles "bah humbug"! Ebenezer Scrooge is a notoriously bitter old man who is determined not to let Christmas interfere with his miserly routine. But one Christmas Eve, some unexpected supernatural visitors show him the true meaning of Christmas and the error of his…

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£10.50 (Children £6.50) / 0141 429 0022

Wed 3 Dec

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

Thu 4 Dec

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

…and 23 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

  • Directed by: Marianne Elliott
  • Written by: Simon Stephens (adapt)

Simon Stephens's adaptation of the darkly humorous book by Mark Haddon.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Tue 21 Apr 2015

£16.50–£31.50; £13.50–£25.50; £18.50–£34 / 01274 432000

Wed 22 Apr 2015

£16.50–£31.50; £13.50–£25.50; £18.50–£34 / 01274 432000

Thu 23 Apr 2015

£16.50–£31.50; £13.50–£25.50; £18.50–£34 / 01274 432000

…and 2 more dates until 25 Apr 2015

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£10–£35

Wed 18 Mar 2015

£10–£35

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£10–£35

…and 2 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 26 May 2015

£21.50–£42.50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 27 May 2015

£21.50–£42.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 28 May 2015

£21.50–£42.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 8 more dates until 6 Jun 2015

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…and at 12 other places

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.

Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

Sat 29 Nov

£17.50 / 01539 725 133

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Thu 27 Nov

£15 / 0116 242 3595

Fri 28 Nov

£15 / 0116 242 3595

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Mon 1 Dec

£19.50 ( £18.50) / 01227 769075

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