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Strictly Come Dancing: Here Come The Boys

New show from the Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaž Škorjanec, Giovanni Pernice and Gorka Marquez.

Adelphi Theatre, London WC2R

Sun 14 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4651

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 28 Jul

£34.27–£50.38 / 01702 351135

The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Wed 10 Jul

£43.12 (£40.25) / 01642 552663

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The Lady Boys of Bangkok: The Greatest Showgirls

The Lady Boys of Bangkok are back with a bigger, glitzier show than ever before.

Big Top Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

£11.25–£32

Sun 4 Aug

£11.25–£32

Sat 10 Aug

£11.25–£32

…and 5 more dates until 25 Aug

The Fountainbridge Theatre Big Tops, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 10 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 25 Aug

The Maltings Theatre and Cinema, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Thu 11 Jul

£25 (£15.50–£23) / 01289 330999

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Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Russian State Ballet

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sun 5 Jan 2020

£41.75–£52.75 / 0844 907 9000

Darlington Hippodrome

Sat 25 Jan 2020

£45.13 / 01325 486555

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Sat 29 Feb 2020

£39.75–£47.38 / 0116 233 3111

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Rip it Up The 70s

Dance showcase set to a soundtrack from the 1970s by Strictly Come Dancing star Louis Smith MBE, joined by Rachel Stevens and Pussycat Doll Melody Thornton and backed by a live band.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Sat 5 Oct

£40.25–£45.42 / 01727 844488

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Sat 14 Sep

£40.25 / 020 8561 8371

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 20 Oct

£41.97–£47.15 / 01702 351135

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The Ballroom Boys

Strictly Come Dancing stars Ian Waite and Vincent Simone dance the night away to various styles, including the tango, waltz, quickstep, paso doble and more.

Southport Theatre and Floral Hall Complex

Sun 30 Jun

£28–£55 / 0844 871 3021

Portobello Summer Festival

Full day festival filled with a variety of music acts.

Acklam Village Market, London W10

Sun 21 Jul

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Diversity

  • Written by: Ashley Banjo

Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent, still going strong.

Bournemouth International Centre

Sat 12 Oct

£79–£125 / 0844 576 3000

Brighton Centre

Sun 27 Oct

£28.50–£38.50 / 0844 847 1515

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 13 Oct

£28.50–£125 / 01702 351135

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Anton and Erin: Dance Those Magical Musicals

The ballroom couple dance to the classic hits of musical theatre.

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Sat 25 Jan 2020

£49.75–£54.13 / 0121 345 0600

BalletBoyz: Them/Us

BalletBoyz and Something for the Weekend Award-winning all-male company makes an explosive Edinburgh debut. Created collaboratively by the BalletBoyz company dancers, Them explores the individuality that resides within each dancer and the versatility of movement which BalletBoyz are renowned for. In Us, Tony and…

Underbelly Med Quad, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

McEwan Hall

Free

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

McEwan Hall

Free

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

McEwan Hall

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 15 Aug

The Black Blues Brothers

Circo e Dintorni The circus show that everyone is talking about! Joining the energy of Africa with a rhythm and blues sound, five unleashed acrobats perform their comedy tribute to cult movie, The Blues Brothers. In an elegant American bar, the chairs, tables and surroundings become props for new feats of acrobatic…

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Music Hall

£10 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Music Hall

£10 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Music Hall

£16 (£15) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

No Words

Silent Canvas Theatre Collective Love is lost when boundaries between one another are broken. Torment is just a game that others like to play. Silence creates a ringing in the darkness. There are choices we choose to make and others may be thrown upon us; how many times do we say 'okay' to what others call minorities…

The Old Dr Bells Baths, Edinburgh

Tue 13 Aug

Main Venue Hall

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Main Venue Hall

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 15 Aug

Main Venue Hall

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Russian National Ballet: Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Russian National Ballet production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker.

The Maltings Theatre and Cinema, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sun 13 Oct

£24–£25 (£22) / 01289 330999

Tea Dance

Put on your dancing and enjoy a fun and social afternoon of dancing, live music and, or course, tea and biscuits!

Cheltenham Town Hall

Mon 24 Jun

£5 / 0844 576 2210

Mon 15 Jul

£5 / 0844 576 2210

Mon 19 Aug

£5 / 0844 576 2210

Mon 16 Sep

£5 / 0844 576 2210

Beats On Pointe

Show which fuses electrifying street dance and classical ballet to create the perfect entertainment for audiences of all ages.

Peacock Theatre, London WC2A

Sun 16 Jun

£9–£71 / 020 7863 8222

Big Band Tea Dance

That Swing Sensation's Big Tea Dance Band bring an afternoon of dancing or just enjoying the music.

Lanark Memorial Hall

Wed 9 Oct

£8 / 01555 667999

Blizzard

FLIP Fabrique What if winter has taken over? With Blizzard, Flip Fabrique take you on a crazy, poetic and gentle journey in the dead of winter, and invite you to lose yourself in a moment of complete wonder. With performers at the peak of their art, and outstanding visual poetry, Blizzard promises to blow away…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0130 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0130 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Main Hall

£17 / 0130 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 26 Aug

The Bolshoi Ballet: Raymonda

  • Directed by: Yuri Grigorovich

Yuri Grigorovich choreographs the tale of medieval knights as created by Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky.

Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge

Sun 27 Oct

0871 902 5720

Ashford Picturehouse

Sun 27 Oct

0871 902 5747

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Oct

0871 902 5723

Thu 31 Oct

0871 902 5723

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…and at 73 other places

Dancing With The Stars Weekend

Spend the weekend with the stars of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing.

Beaumont Estate, Windsor

Sun 16 Jun

£479–£499

Family Barn Dance

Learn traditional folk music and dance moves at this family-friendly dance, with live music and expert callers.

Cecil Sharp House, London NW1

Sun 23 Jun

Kennedy Hall

£7 (Children £5)

Nightmares On Wax

Experimental hip hop, rap, soul and dance music artist.

Dalston Roof Park, London E8

Sat 22 Jun

£16.50

Sat 29 Jun

£16.50

Pirate Pearl & The Big Blue Monster

The Guardian‘Great fun!’ Ahoy there, land lubbers – hop aboard the good ship Mirabel and join our rollicking adventures on the high seas. Pirate Pearl lives with her crusty old crew, Barnacle the dog and Mr Puskins the cat. One day, Pearl finds a stowaway on-board ship. It’s a baby monster, but, if you feed a baby…

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Sat 3 Aug

£8.50 / 01484 430528

Prosecco, Gin & Dance

A showcase of prosecco, gin, cocktails and Italian street food, plus swing music and a performance from a Take That tribute band.

The War Memorial Park, Basingstoke

Sat 22 Jun

£16.80–£25.20

Riverdance

The Irish dance sensation returns by popular demand. The 2020 shows feature all new production produced by Moya Doherty and directed John McColgan. Bill Whelan's Grammy-winning soundtrack remains.

Bournemouth International Centre

Wed 11 Mar 2020

£37.50–£53 / 0844 576 3000

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 23 May 2020

£42.65–£59.15 / 0844 847 2325

Sun 24 May 2020

£42.65–£59.15 / 0844 847 2325

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 28 Mar 2020

£37.50–£53 / 01223 357851

Sun 29 Mar 2020

£37.50–£53 / 01223 357851

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…and at 10 other places

(Some)Body

Alyona Ageeva’s PosleSlov Theatre (Russia) Does a body make us human? Does it have a soul? What hides beneath nudity? What is nudity itself? Nudity is extreme openness and vulnerability and, at the same time, an incomprehensible power connected not only with sexuality. The magic of Eros, the compelling power of nudity…

C venues – C Aquila, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

temple

£13.50 (£11.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

temple

£13.50 (£11.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

temple

£15.50 (£13.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 26 Aug

Step It Up

Writhlington dance performance 2019!

Writhlington School, Radstock

Sun 16 Jun

£5.50–£26