January

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UB40

Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now without frontman Ali Campbell.

Hull City Hall

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£32.50 phone for availability / 01482 300300

  • 19:00 UB40 Hull City Hall

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£32.50 / 01482 300300

  • 19:00 UB40 Hull City Hall

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'.

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Mon 5 Jan 2015

£15–£35; £15–£35 (£13–£33; Children £15 under 18s; Children £15 under 18s) / 01322 220000

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£15–£35; £15–£35 (£13–£33; Children £15 under 18s; Children £15 under 18s) / 01322 220000

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£15–£35; £15–£35 (£13–£33; Children £15 under 18s; Children £15 under 18s) / 01322 220000

…and 3 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Mon 26 Jan 2015

£16.50–£30; £14–£26; £17.50–£32.50 / 01604 624 811

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£16.50–£30; £14–£26; £17.50–£32.50 / 01604 624 811

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£16.50–£30; £14–£26; £17.50–£32.50 / 01604 624 811

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£14–£42.50 / 0844 811 2121

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£14–£42.50 / 0844 811 2121

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£14–£42.50 / 0844 811 2121

…and 2 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Edinburgh's Christmas

Six weeks of winter wonderland in Edinburgh, with the east side of Princes Street transformed by a fairground, a host of colourful lights and the fabled German Christmas market with dozens of stalls selling traditional trinkets and crafts as well as delicious Teutonic treats (and, of course, glühwein). The ice rink has…

City Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary

Fri 2 Jan 2015

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Sat 3 Jan 2015

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Sun 4 Jan 2015

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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

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£15–£95 / 0844 871 3001

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£15–£95 / 0844 871 3001

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£15–£95 / 0844 871 3001

…and 24 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£22.50–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£22.50–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Mon 5 Jan 2015

£20–£72.50 / 0844 871 3014

…and 5 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£28.20–£60.70 / 01752 267222

  • 19:30 Wicked Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£28.20–£60.70 / 01752 267222

  • 19:30 Wicked Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£28.20–£60.70 / 01752 267222

  • 19:30 Wicked Theatre Royal, Plymouth
…and 9 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£25.50 / 08441 717620

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£24 (£22.50) / 01245 606505

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£26.50 / 0870 606 3536

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Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

A show about a family of stick people. Presented by Scamp Theatre. Ages 3+.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 12:15 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 14:00 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 12:15 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 14:00 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£12–£19.50 ( £50–£60) / 0844 545 8252

  • 10:30 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 12:15 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London
  • 14:00 Stick Man Leicester Square Theatre, London

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Times vary / £15–£18.50 (£13–£15.50; Family £46–£56) / 0844 545 8252

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Times vary / £15–£18.50 (£13–£15.50; Family £46–£56) / 0844 545 8252

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sat 3 Jan 2015

Times vary / £15–£18.50 (£13–£15.50; Family £46–£56) / 0844 545 8252

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Times vary / £15–£18.50 (£13–£15.50; Family £46–£56) / 0844 545 8252

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

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

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

…and 12 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Mistletoe And Crime

  • Directed by: Dan Gordon

Dan Gordon directs Marie Jones's comedy drama about two WPCs, an old hand and a newbie, trying to keep order amongst the mayhem that is a Belfast Christmas.

Lyric Theatre, Belfast

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£14–£22.50 / 028 9038 1081

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£14–£22.50 / 028 9038 1081

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£14–£22.50 / 028 9038 1081

…and 7 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

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

Buxton Opera House

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£25.50 (Children £12.75; £23.25) / 0845 127 2190

The Camberley Theatre

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£23–£24 / 01276 707600

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Brendan Cole: A Night to Remember

Choreographer, performer and Strictly's badboy, Brendan Cole, performs more dazzling ballroom and Latin moves.

Brighton Dome

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Concert Hall

£28.50–£37.50 / 01273 709709

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£28.50–£35.50 (£27–£34) / 01702 351135

The Hawth, Crawley

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£37.50 / 01293 553636

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Sensational 60's Experience 50th Anniversary Tour

The Marmalade, Herman’s Hermits, Chris Farlowe and Steve Ellis’ Love Affair perform their evergreen hits.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£19–£23.50 / 01702 351135

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£20–£25 / 01902 429212

Moscow City Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Natalia Ryzhenko
  • Written by: Natalia Ryzhenko

Tchaikovsky's romantic tragedy about the Prince Siegfried, his love Odette, and the evil spell cast upon them by Von Rothbart and Odile. Directed by Natalia Ryzhenko and Victor Smirnov-Golovanov.

The Hawth, Crawley

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£34.50; £29.50 group of ten & more (£32.50) / 01293 553636

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£34.50; £29.50 group of ten & more (£32.50) / 01293 553636

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£18–£34 / 01322 220000

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£18–£34 / 01322 220000

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£18–£34 / 01322 220000

…and 2 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Richmond Theatre

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£10–£39.50 / 0870 060 6651

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£10–£39.50 / 0870 060 6651

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£10–£39.50 / 0870 060 6651

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Cinderella

He’s back and looking for love…she’s looking to go to the ball. We present to you a magical cocktail of glamour and glitz as Inverclyde’s own special Cinders sings her way into everyone’s hearts whilst those Ugly Sisters hit the Talent Show dance floor with an eye on the prize….the Prince. Pantomime fun for all the…

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Fri 2 Jan 2015

The Beacon Theatre

£10–£16 (Children £8–£14) / 01475 723723

The Beacon Theatre

£12–£18 (Children £10–£16) / 01475 723723

Sat 3 Jan 2015

The Beacon Theatre

£12–£18 (Children £10–£16) / 01475 723723

Scouse Of The Antarctic

The Royal Court Christmas show is back and this time it's cooler than ever! A Russian and US submarine race to the North Pole to claim mineral rights. The last thing they expect to find when they get there is a scouser with a bobble hat on!

Royal Court Liverpool

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

…and 12 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

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.

St Martin's Theatre, London WC2H

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£33–£56.25 / 08444 99 1515

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Birmingham City Centre Rock Choir

The Birmingham Rock Choir is led by West Midlands based musician Sonia Eyre. We support a number of local charities, raising money and awareness around West Midlands and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing with and to support national charities such as Missing People and both Comic and Sport…

Four Dwellings School and Community Leisure Centre, Birmingham

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Big Burns Supper

Stars from across the country congregate as Dumfries celebrates the birth of the Baird with a vast selection of dance, theatre, visual arts, live art and comedy, turning Burns' Night into a festival of contemporary arts.

Various venues, Dumfries

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

…and 6 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Jack And The Beanstalk

Written by Alan McHugh and Directed by Jonathan Stone With the fabulous Panto Dame Billy Mack! Fife's Favourite Pantomime gets GIGANTIC! Help Jack make the right decisions on his way to market with a very special friend to help. Filled with music, gigantic laughs and more than a few surprises, Jack and the…

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Sat 3 Jan 2015

£17 (£13; Family £12; Children £13) / 01592 583302

Mon 5 Jan 2015

£17 (£13; Family £12; Children £13) / 01592 583302

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£17 (£13; Family £12; Children £13) / 01592 583302

…and 4 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Richmond Theatre

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£15 / 0870 060 6651

The White Rock Theatre, Hastings

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£14 (£12; £42) / 01424 462288

ABBA Mania

Celebrating decades of golden hits with a recreation of the live Abba show.

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£14.50–£18.50 / 0844 847 2325

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£18–£20 / 01792 475715

Milton Keynes Theatre

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£15.50–£19.50 / 0844 871 7652

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Othello

  • Directed by: Eddie Kay
  • Written by: Scott Graham (adapt)

A dynamic and physical adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy, directed by Scott Graham with choreography by Graham and Eddie Kay. The show contains scenes of a violent nature. Not suitable for ages below 14.

Lyric Hammersmith, London W6

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Main House

£15–£35 (Children £15) / 020 8741 6850

  • 19:30 Othello Lyric Hammersmith, London

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Main House

£15–£35 (Children £15) / 020 8741 6850

  • 19:30 Othello Lyric Hammersmith, London

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Main House

£15–£35 (Children £15) / 020 8741 6850

  • 19:30 Othello Lyric Hammersmith, London
…and 14 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£9 / 0131 225 7171

…and 5 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Big Girls Don't Cry: A Tribute To Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Oh what a night you'll have at this tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, with all the hits from 'Sherry' to 'Grease is the Word'.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£19.75–£27.50 / 02476 553055

Edinburgh's Hogmanay

Edinburgh's world-famous Hogmanay celebration ushers the new year in with a bang. A Torchlight Procession winds through the historic Old Town and onto a son et lumiere on Calton Hill on 30 Dec, a massive street party with live music from Lily Allen (with more acts tbc) that culminates with Midnight Fireworks from the…

Various venues, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0844 573 8455

Jim Davidson

  • 3 stars

More controversial stand-up from the x-rated comic and inexplicable winner of 2014's CBB.

The Civic Hall, Bedworth

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£22.50 / 024 7637 6707

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£23.50 / 01553 764864

Exeter Corn Exchange

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£22.50 / 01392 665938

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