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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.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 24 May

£24 (£21) / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sat 27 Sep

£10–£25

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Fri 29 Aug

£15–£20 / 08441 717620

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…and at 7 other places

Bunbury Is Dead

The Tobacco Tea Theatre Company presents a comedy of manners which has been created by rearranging extracts from the major works of Oscar Wilde.

Café Camino, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Cafe Camino

Free / 0131 523 0102

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Cafe Camino

Free / 0131 523 0102

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Cafe Camino

Free / 0131 523 0102

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

Mission Theatre, Bath

Fri 27 Jun

£10 (£9) / 01225 463362

  • 19:30

Burlesque Idol

A selection of judges, including Miss Tempest Rose and Delores Deluxe, cast their expertise over a number of new talents in the world of burlesque and cabaret.

Madame Jojos, London W1F

Fri 25 Apr

£10–£25 / 020 7734 3040

Fri 30 May

£10–£25 / 020 7734 3040

Fri 27 Jun

£10–£25 / 020 7734 3040

…and 6 more dates until 26 Dec

Cabaret Confidential

A popular showcase of performers from the musical theatre and cabaret scene. Introduced by Jamie Anderson.

The Pheasantry, London SW3

Thu 15 May

£18 (£14) / 020 7351 5031

  • 20:30

Thu 19 Jun

£18 (£14) / 020 7351 5031

  • 20:30

Thu 10 Jul

£18 (£14) / 020 7351 5031

  • 20:30
…and 4 more dates until 8 Dec

La Cage Aux Folles: Leatherhead Operatic Society

  • Written by: Harvey Fierstein

A musical based on the 1973 French play of the same name by Jean Poiret, focusing on the gay manager of a Saint-Tropez nightclub who must act straight to impress his son's prospective in-laws.

The Leatherhead Theatre

Wed 4 Jun

£18 (£16) / 01372 365141

  • 19:30

Thu 5 Jun

£18 (£16) / 01372 365141

  • 19:30

Fri 6 Jun

£18 (£16) / 01372 365141

  • 19:30

Sat 7 Jun

£18 (£16) / 01372 365141

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
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Carnegie Theatre, Workington

Wed 30 Apr

Phone for prices / 01900 602122

  • 17:30 – 19:30

Wed 7 May

Phone for prices / 01900 602122

  • 17:30 – 19:30

Wed 14 May

Phone for prices / 01900 602122

  • 17:30 – 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 May

Carousel

A performance based on the famous musical.

The Hexagon, Reading

Wed 14 May

£7.20–£20 / 0118 960 6060

  • 19:30

Thu 15 May

£7.20–£20 / 0118 960 6060

  • 19:30

Fri 16 May

£7.20–£20 / 0118 960 6060

  • 19:30

Sat 17 May

£7.20–£20 / 0118 960 6060

  • 17:00

Cars and Boys

Moving portrait of a seemingly indomitable woman battling with her mortality.

Dundee Rep

Fri 25 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

Sat 26 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 223530

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Cash Cow: Exit Theatre Company

A murder mystery set in the home of a celebrating showbiz queen who has just landed herself a new role as a TV chat-show host.

Charles Cryer Studio Theatre, Carshalton

Wed 30 Apr

£12–£10 / 020 8770 6990

  • 20:00

Chalk Farm

  • 3 stars

Award-winning playwrights Kieran Hurley and AJ Taudevin, join forces with highly acclaimed ThickSkin (Blackout, The Static), in this explosive new play about love and blame during the 2011 London riots.

Dundee Rep

Thu 1 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01382 223530

  • 19:30

The Garage, Norwich

Fri 25 Apr

£10 (£5 under 25s) / 01603 283382

  • 19:30

Theatre Royal, Bath

Mon 28 Apr

The Egg

£7.50 (Children £6.50; £6.50) / 01225 448844

  • 19:00
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Cinderella

Put on your glass slippers and ballgowns (we all own these things, right?) for the SECC's annual large scale panto featuring John Barrowman and the Krankies. Plus X Factor 's Melane Masson as Fairy Godmother.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

Clyde Auditorium

£13–£26 / 0844 395 4000

Sun 14 Dec

Clyde Auditorium

£13–£26 / 0844 395 4000

Mon 15 Dec

Clyde Auditorium

£13–£26 / 0844 395 4000

…and 19 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Clap Trap

  • Written by: Felicity Branagan

A drama that follows a Manchester-based Irish immigrant's decline into dementia the effect this has on his partner Sue and their two daughters.

The Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Fri 2 May

£5 / 01204 520661

  • 19:30

Cocoon

With few words and live music, Theater o.N. (Germany) take their audience on a journey from the very beginnings of life. Exploring cocoons, metamorphosis and the boundless possibilities of being. Ages 2–5 years.

Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 6 May

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale Mar 17. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 09:30
  • 11:30

Wed 7 May

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale Mar 17. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 13:30
  • 15:00

Thu 8 May

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale Mar 17. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 09:30
  • 11:30

Cowards In The Wings

Hlen McDermott and Aidan Wright pay tribute to Noel Coward in this 40th anniversary celebration. Joined by pianist Annette Jude and raconteur John Knowles they take a tuneful excusion through Coward's witty songbook.

The Cut, Halesworth

Fri 9 May

Phone for prices / 0845 673 2123

  • 19:30

Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft

Sat 31 May

£11; £10 adv / 01502 589726

  • 19:30

Sheringham Little Theatre

Sat 3 May

£10 / 01263 822347

  • 19:30

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The Crucible

  • Directed by: Yael Farber
  • Written by: Arthur Miller

A man is strident in his fight to save his identity in a community where intolerance is clashing with lust and superstition. Arthur Miller's drama set during the Salem witch trials in 17th century Massachusetts, is directed by Yael Farber.

Old Vic, London SE1

Tue 24 Jun

The CQS Space

£10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30

Wed 25 Jun

The CQS Space

£10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30

Thu 26 Jun

The CQS Space

£10–£55 / 0844 871 7628

  • 19:30
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Dalloway

Dyad Productions 1923: The War is over. While Clarissa Dalloway prepares a party in Westminster, Septimus Smith is diagnosed with shell shock, and their memories and dreams magically intertwine with those of 15 other disparate souls this hot blue day in June. Conjuring the hopes and regrets of middle and upper class…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Upstairs

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Upstairs

£8 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Upstairs

£13 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Dance 'Til Dawn

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace are back with a brand new show celebrating the Golden Age of Hollywood.

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Mon 28 Apr

£23–£33; £20–£28 (£21–£31; £18–£26) / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30

Tue 29 Apr

£23–£33; £20–£28 (£21–£31; £18–£26) / 0116 233 3111

  • 19:30

Wed 30 Apr

£23–£33; £20–£28 (£21–£31; £18–£26) / 0116 233 3111

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Mon 16 Jun

£16–£39 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Tue 17 Jun

£16–£39 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 18 Jun

£16–£39 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 21 Jun

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Mon 19 May

£19.50–£40.50 adv booking required; £19.50–£40.50 adv booking required (£16.50–£37.50 adv booking required; £15–£36.50 adv booking required) / 01227 787787

  • 19:30

Tue 20 May

£19.50–£40.50 adv booking required; £19.50–£40.50 adv booking required (£16.50–£37.50 adv booking required; £15–£36.50 adv booking required) / 01227 787787

  • 19:30

Wed 21 May

£19.50–£40.50 adv booking required; £19.50–£40.50 adv booking required (£16.50–£37.50 adv booking required; £15–£36.50 adv booking required) / 01227 787787

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 24 May

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Dark Behaviour

The closing night of Behaviour Festival presents a showcase of performance art, live music and an anything goes attitude designed to celebrate both the fifth Behaviour festival and the Arches as a whole.

The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 2 May

£10 (with festival pass £5) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour.

  • 21:00 – 03:00

The Diplomatic Corpse

A murder mystery treasure hunt - gather a team of intrepid detectives and track down the clues and characters in London's streets to solve an international incident! Running through May and June 2014.

Dog Eared Gallery, London WC1X

Fri 2 May

£30

  • 18:00 – 22:30

Sat 3 May

£30

  • 12:30 – 17:00
  • 18:00 – 22:30

Sun 4 May

£30

  • 12:30 – 17:00
  • 18:00 – 22:30
…and 42 more dates until 15 Jun

Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Sarah Tipple
  • Written by: Eleanor Bergstein

See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 28 Jun

£19 / 01383 740384

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

…and 14 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Tue 29 Jul

£29.50–£44.50; £24.50–£39.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 19:30

Wed 30 Jul

£29.50–£44.50; £24.50–£39.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 31 Jul

£29.50–£44.50; £24.50–£39.50 / 028 9024 0411

  • 19:30
…and 14 more dates until 16 Aug

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Divided We Rock: Merthyr Amateur Dramatics

A story of love, betrayal, hope and a unique solidarity against all the odds. Set to a glittering backdrop of the biggest rock songs from the likes of Bon Jovi, Journey, Bryan Adams, Heart and Kiss.

Beaufort Theatre, Ebbw Vale

Fri 25 Apr

£6 / 01495 355800

  • 19:00

Sat 26 Apr

£6 / 01495 355800

  • 14:00

The Lansdown Hall & Gallery, Stroud

Wed 30 Apr

Phone for prices / 01453 767576

  • 17:00 – 18:00

Dros Y Top

  • Directed by: Betsan Llwyd

This Welsh language musical review takes us back a century to reflect on the Great War. Directed by Betsan Llwyd.

Galeri Caernarfon

Thu 1 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01286 685222

Fri 2 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01286 685222

Theatr John Ambrose, Ruthin

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01824 703933

  • 19:30

Theatr Twm O'r Nant, Denbigh

Sat 3 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01745 812349

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Eleanor the Adventurer and the Land of Spendiferous Hats

Can the brave explorer and her plucky sidekick prevent all-out war in a strange and distant land? Performed by Strange Town actors ages 8–10. Suitable for all ages.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Jun

£8 (£5) / 0131 556 9579

  • 15:00

Sun 15 Jun

£8 (£5) / 0131 556 9579

  • 14:00

Ena Afore the Wilderness

New play based on the allegedly tempestuous weekend in which Scottish author Ena Lamont Stewart wrote her seminal work Men Should Weep.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Mon 28 Apr

£10 / 0141 222 2254

Tue 29 Apr

£10 / 0141 222 2254

Wed 30 Apr

£10 / 0141 222 2254

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