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Hackney Flea Market

Get your paws on vintage fabrics, clothes, jewellery, furniture and knick knacks.

Abney Hall, London N16

Sat 9 May

Free / 07986 296949

Hairspray: Mad Cow Productions

A musical telling the story of Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, as she sets out to follow her dreams, inspire her mum and win the boy she loves.

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

Thu 30 Apr

£12.50–£18.50; £12.50–£18.50 (£10.50–£16.50) / 01743 281281

Fri 1 May

£12.50–£18.50; £12.50–£18.50 (£10.50–£16.50) / 01743 281281

Sat 2 May

£12.50–£18.50; £12.50–£18.50 (£10.50–£16.50) / 01743 281281

Herbie Flowers Jazz Breakfast

Jazz session with the double bassist.

Brighton Dome

Sun 26 Apr

Corn Exchange

£7 inc tea/coffee / 01273 709709

IWA Canalway Cavalcade 2015

Canalway Cavalcade is a distinctive waterways boaters' gathering that has been taking place at Little Venice since 1983.

Little Venice, London W9

Sat 2 May

Free

Sun 3 May

Free

Mon 4 May

Free

Jolly Toper Whisky Tasting Cruise

A unique chance to sample five drams of whisky while enjoying a cruise along the Union Canal.

Re-Union Canal Boats, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Apr

£23 / 0131 261 8529

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Jungle Book

Groundlings Theatre present their adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's short story collection. No allocated seating is available. Please take a cushion.

Groundlings Theatre, Portsmouth

Sun 26 Apr

£14 (£12; £10 mems; Children £10; £12; £42) / 023 9273 7370

Tue 28 Apr

£14 (£12; £10 mems; Children £10; £12; £42) / 023 9273 7370

Wed 29 Apr

£14 (£12; £10 mems; Children £10; £12; £42) / 023 9273 7370

…and 4 more dates until 3 May

London Gay Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert

The LGSO invite you to join them for a classical cocktail - three-parts French, one part Russian, one part Mexican - featuring vintage 20th century ingredients and a 21st century twist. With Milhaud, Ibert, Sejourne, Stravinsky and Marques.

St Sepulchre-Without-Newgate, London EC1A

Sun 26 Apr

£12; £10 adv (£10; £8 adv) / 020 7236 1145

National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company: The Gondoliers

  • Written by: W S Gilbert

The Company performs Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera.

Harrogate International Centre

Sat 1 Aug

Phone for prices / 01423 537230

The Royal Hall, Harrogate

Fri 21 Aug

Phone for prices / 01423 500500

Oklahoma!

  • Directed by: Rachel Kavanaugh

It's the grandpappy of the modern musical, the first one that didn't rely on ritzy production numbers, the first one in which the songs advanced the action instead of bringing it to a halt. Music & Lyrics and Royal & Derngate Northampton present Rodgers and Hammerstein's tale of a cowboy, his gal and the small…

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 30 Jun

£20–£40 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 1 Jul

£20–£40 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 2 Jul

£20–£40 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 4 Jul

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 14 Jul

£12.90–£43.40 ( £10–£39.50) / 0844 847 2325

Wed 15 Jul

£12.90–£43.40 ( £10–£39.50) / 0844 847 2325

Thu 16 Jul

£12.90–£43.40 ( £10–£39.50) / 0844 847 2325

…and 2 more dates until 18 Jul

The Hawth, Crawley

Tue 12 May

£36.50 7.30pm; £36.50 7.30pm; £33 2.30pm; £36.50 2.30pm; £39 7.30pm / 01293 553636

Wed 13 May

£36.50 7.30pm; £36.50 7.30pm; £33 2.30pm; £36.50 2.30pm; £39 7.30pm / 01293 553636

Thu 14 May

£36.50 7.30pm; £36.50 7.30pm; £33 2.30pm; £36.50 2.30pm; £39 7.30pm / 01293 553636

…and 2 more dates until 16 May

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Paul Merton's Impro Chums

Mick Perrin Worldwide Paul Merton and his highly acclaimed Impro Chums are wonders of nature. They take audience suggestions and create cascades of fantastic tumbling laughter. The Impro Chums are Paul Merton, Suki Webster, Richard Vranch, Lee Simpson and Mike McShane. 'Every year they bring the house down … a…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 13 Aug

The Grand

£13.50 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 14 Aug

The Grand

£14.50 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 15 Aug

The Grand

£14.50 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 22 Aug

Portobello Farmers' Market

Held in Brighton Park, five minutes’ walk from Portobello’s High Street, the market sells a range of local and organic vegetables and fruit in season, meat, fish, baking, and local crafts. Stallholders vary, but regulars include Windsheil Farm’s organic beef, lamb, mutton, Tamworth pork and eggs; Supernature Oil…

Brighton Park, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

Free

Red Bar Live

The Red Bar on Park Lane in Mayfair at Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel is launching Red Bar Live on Friday and Saturday evenings with resident swing and jazz acts.

Red Bar, London W1K

Fri 1 May

Free / 020 7399 8564

Sat 2 May

Free / 020 7399 8564

Fri 8 May

Free / 020 7399 8564

…and 7 more dates until 30 May

ROFL Stand-up Comedy

See if the night lives up to its promise of getting you ROFLing – there's three comedians plus MC each time.

The Old Post Office, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 2 May

£8 / 01782 262052

Sat 9 May

£8 / 01782 262052

Sat 16 May

£8 / 01782 262052

…and 25 more dates until 7 Nov

Salsa Night at Harry's Bar

Everyone welcome at these salsa classes, with no experience or partner required. Free social dancing from 9pm.

Harry's Bar, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 6 May

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 13 May

£5 / 07734 435354

…and 32 more dates until 23 Dec

Lulu, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 6 May

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 13 May

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

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Sotterley Country Fair

Demonstrations, displays and stalls with something for all the family. Money raised goes to the Chedgrave MS Therapy Centre and Macmillian Nurses.

Sotterley Hall

Sun 28 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01502 575667

Stewart Francis: Pun Gent

Surreal and deadpan one-liners from the Canadian stand-up and TV regular, as seen on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 10 Jun

£18.50 / 01727 844488

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Tue 26 May

£17.50 / 01527 577330

Tue 27 Oct

£17.50 / 01527 577330

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Fri 29 May

£18.50 / 01892 530613

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…and at 68 other places

Stones In His Pockets

Contexture presents a hilarious and moving tale of a quiet Irish community turned upside down by the arrival of a Hollywood movie shoot.

Rhodes Arts Complex And Bishop's Stortford Museum

Sun 26 Apr

£17 (£15) / 01279 651746

The Story Of Embroidery: Medieval To Morris

An exhibition uncovering the story of this lasting craft.

National Trust: Standen, East Grinstead

Fri 1 May

Free, plus admission £10.45, child £5.25, family £26.20 / 01342 323029

Sat 2 May

Free, plus admission £10.45, child £5.25, family £26.20 / 01342 323029

Sun 3 May

Free, plus admission £10.45, child £5.25, family £26.20 / 01342 323029

…and 84 more dates until 26 Jul

Sufjan Stevens

American singer-songwriter who came to prominence after 2000's A Sun Came. Renowned for experimenting with different styles, from electronic to lo-fi folk, Stevens' latest album is called Carrie & Lowell.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sun 30 Aug

£20 / 0131 473 2000

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

O2 Apollo Manchester

Mon 31 Aug

£20–£35 / 0844 477 7677

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Sun Over the Botanics

The Astronomical Society of Glasgow (if there's a scientific society with a cooler name, we've yet to hear of it) offers you a chance to safely view the surface of the sun.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0141 276 1614

The Tap Dancing Mermaid

The Moon narrates a magical story of a tap dancer who can only come out at night. A devised solo show with puppets, live music, storytelling and tap dancing.

Haverhill Arts Centre

Wed 27 May

£5 ( £11)

The Spring, Havant

Sat 23 May

£8 (Children £5) / 023 9247 2700

A Touch Of Mrs Robinson With Fiona Coffey

A musical cabaret inspired by the woman who seduced The Graduate.

The Pheasantry, London SW3

Sun 17 May

£12

Trapped In A Room With A Zombie

ROOM ESCAPE ADVENTURES brings to life the mental challenges and adventure of online Escape Games and the sleuthing of Sherlock Holmes to create pulse pounding team building activity that will have your mind racing and adrenaline flowing.

O YES Building, London WC2H

Sun 26 Apr

£28

Wed 29 Apr

£28

Thu 30 Apr

£28

…and 175 more dates until 31 Dec

The Factory Playhouse, Hitchin

Thu 30 Apr

Sold out / 01462 677808

£20 / 01462 677808

Fri 1 May

Sold out / 01462 677808

£30 / 01462 677808

Sat 2 May

£20 / 01462 677808

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