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Cirque Eloize: Cirkopolis

Twelve acrobats and multidisciplinary artists present an uninterrupted stream of acrobatics, music, images and drawings accompanied by an original musical score and video projections.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 1 Apr

£14–£27 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 2 Apr

£14–£27 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 3 Apr

£14–£27 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 4 Apr

£14–£27 / 0131 529 6000

Wales Millennium Centre / Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru, Cardiff

Wed 8 Apr

£18–£25 / 029 2063 6464

Thu 9 Apr

£18–£25 / 029 2063 6464

Fri 10 Apr

£18–£25 / 029 2063 6464

Sat 11 Apr

£18–£25 / 029 2063 6464

Belly Dancing Class

Learn how to belly dance.

Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds

Thu 2 Apr

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

Thu 9 Apr

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

Thu 16 Apr

Room 4

£5 per class / 0113 224 3801

…and 2 more dates until 30 Apr

Rally & Broad

A literary-flavoured cabaret night, boasting spoken word, 'live literature', new music and dancing into the wee small hours. Hosted by Jenny Lindsay and Rachel McCrum.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Fri 17 Apr

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Can't Buy Me Love: With William Letford, Bella Hardy, Emma Jane Unsworth, Freddie Alexander and Faith Elliot

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 1 Apr

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 8 Apr

£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 15 Apr

£5 / 07734 435354

…and 36 more dates until 23 Dec

Lulu, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Apr

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 8 Apr

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

Wed 15 Apr

£4–£5 / 07734 435354

…and 10 more dates until 24 Jun

Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee Williams' classic play is fused with dance from Scottish Ballet, featuring a jazzy score by Peter Salem.

Sadler's Wells, London EC1R

Tue 31 Mar

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

Wed 1 Apr

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

Thu 2 Apr

£12–£42 / 0844 412 4300

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All Gone Pete Tong

The legendary industry icon Pete Tong takes to the decks to spin dance music, with support.

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Sat 2 May

£30 / 01303 228600

The Burlesque Ball

Fishnets and top hats galore at this series of lavish burlesque balls.

Classic Grand, Glasgow

Sat 11 Apr

£13.50–£27 / 0141 847 0820

Sat 19 Sep

£27 / 0141 847 0820

Fri 11 Dec

£27 / 0141 847 0820

Club Tropicana, Dundee

Sat 24 Oct

£27 / 01382 228181

Sat 5 Dec

£27 / 01382 228181

The Empire, Middlesbrough

Sat 18 Apr

£11.25–£22.50 / 01642 253553

Sat 28 Nov

£27 / 01642 253553

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The Diamond, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Wed 22 Apr

£7 / 01623 456617

  • 19:00 – 20:15 Dance Class The Diamond, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Northern Ballet: Elves And The Shoemaker

Northern Ballet retell the classic tale from the Brothers Grimm.

Linbury Studio Theatre At Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Sat 16 May

£7–£10 / 020 7304 4000

Alexander Whitley Dance Company: The Measures Taken And The Grit in the Oyster

Performance by South Bank Award nominee and Sadler's Wells New Wave Associate Alexander Whitley.

Artsdepot, London N12

Thu 16 Apr

£14 (£12) / 020 8369 5454

The Lowry, Salford

Tue 19 May

Northern Ballet & Phoenix Dance Theatre, Leeds

Thu 23 Apr

£15 (£12) / 0113 220 8000

Boy Blue Entertainment: Legacy #Theworks

A hip hop dance show curated by Kenrick H2O Sandy and Michael Mikey J Asante, featuring some of Boy Blue's most original, groundbreaking dances plus works by The Blue Print & Mikey J Asante, and The Bluez.

Theatre Royal Stratford East, London E15

Wed 15 Apr

£15; £17; £20 (£13.50; £9 mems; £16; £10 mems; £13; £14)

Thu 16 Apr

£15; £17; £20 (£13.50; £9 mems; £16; £10 mems; £13; £14)

Sat 18 Apr

£15; £17; £20 (£13.50; £9 mems; £16; £10 mems; £13; £14)

Carlos Acosta: On Before

  • Written by: Kim Brandstrup

The dance star duets to a purpose with Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Zenaida Yanowksy, in a show that puts together choreography by some of the world's greatest living exponents. The score ranges from Handel to Cuban composer Omar Puente, and the finale features live choral work.

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Tue 14 Apr

£40–£45 ( £35–£40; Children £20–£22.50 under 18s) / 023 8071 1811

Wed 15 Apr

£40–£45 ( £35–£40; Children £20–£22.50 under 18s) / 023 8071 1811

Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Edinburgh Ceilidhs With caller Ken Gourlay and ceilidh bands Flaming Heather, HLI, Scott Leslie, Willie Fraser and piper. All dances walked through and called. Soft drinks £1, alcohol £3. Hall has air-conditioning! Fringe groups welcome. Good exercise, great fun.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 29 Aug

Citymoves: Spring Show

A selection of Citymoves' performance groups perform what they've been working on this term.

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Wed 1 Apr

£12 / 01224 641122

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Dance Dance Party Party

Edinburgh jumps on the worldwide bandwagon with its own version of the fun-focused women's dance party which has just three key house rules: no boys, no booze and no judgement.

511, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Apr

£3 / 0131 557 5830

Mon 13 Apr

£3 / 0131 557 5830

Mon 20 Apr

£3 / 0131 557 5830

…and 14 more dates until 27 Jul

Dance 'Til Dawn

  • Written by: Karen Bruce

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace celebrate the Golden Age of Hollywood.

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Tue 31 Mar

£16.50–£36 / 0844 848 2700

Wed 1 Apr

£16.50–£36 / 0844 848 2700

Thu 2 Apr

£16.50–£36 / 0844 848 2700

…and 2 more dates until 4 Apr

Hull New Theatre

Mon 27 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

Tue 28 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

Wed 29 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

…and 3 more dates until 2 May

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 7 Apr

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 8 Apr

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 9 Apr

£10–£50 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 11 Apr

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Disco At The Tavern

Folk music from The Demon Barbers with performances by clog, sword, hip-hop and break dancers.

Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds

Fri 17 Apr

Main Auditorium

£13 (£11) / 0113 224 3801

Theatre By The Lake, Keswick

Sun 19 Apr

Main House

£10–£15 (£7) / 01768 774411

Flamenco Express @ CLF Theatre

Featuring dance and musical performances from artists including Antonio el Pola, Elena la Machana and La Joaquina.

The Bussey Building/CLF Art Cafe, London SE15

Thu 9 Apr

£12 (£9) / 020 7732 5275

Fort du Soleil

An evening of entertainment, acrobatics and dancing. Enjoy a champagne reception with canapés before exploring the fort. Then a four course banquet and a night of dancing. Boat departs at 6pm.

Solent Forts, Portsmouth

Sat 4 Apr

£150 (overnight £300 for two people sharing) / 0330 333 7222

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Gandini Juggling: 4x4 Ephemeral Architectures

Four jugglers and four ballet dancers collaborate on a contemporary dance piece.

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Mon 18 May

£15; £5 under 25s / 01284 758000

Artsdepot, London N12

Thu 30 Apr

£16 (£14) / 020 8369 5454

Cambridge Junction

Sat 30 May

J2

£21 ( £19) / 01223 511511

Sun 31 May

J2

£21 ( £19) / 01223 511511

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Kizomba Dance Classes & Elegant Party

Get dancing Kizomba style (it's a type of dance originating from Angola), with a lesson and improvisation followed by a party afterwards to show off your new moves.

Adulis Oval, London SW9

Sat 4 Apr

£7–£10 / 07886 471393

Sat 11 Apr

£7–£10 / 07886 471393

The Pod Bar, London SW19

Thu 2 Apr

£7 for one class; £10 for two / 07886 471393

Thu 9 Apr

£7 for one class; £10 for two / 07886 471393

Thu 16 Apr

£7 for one class; £10 for two / 07886 471393

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.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Fri 10 Apr

£17.50–£31.50 / 0844 854 2776

Pinch: Asking For It

The company of two dancers explore female sexuality in a humorous and complex performance.

Bristol Old Vic

Thu 23 Apr

Studio

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

Fri 24 Apr

Studio

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

Roshe Performing Arts: Artistry

Pupils from the highly regarded dance school present musical theatre, ballet, modern, tap, jazz, Greek and Irish dance routines.

The Hawth, Crawley

Wed 1 Apr

£16 (£10) / 01293 553636

Thu 2 Apr

£16 (£10) / 01293 553636

Fri 3 Apr

£16 (£10) / 01293 553636

Sat 4 Apr

£16 (£10) / 01293 553636

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