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Boom!Fest 2015

Guest DJs spin house, drum'n'bass, old skool dance and garage.

Hounslow Urban Farm, Feltham

Sat 2 May

£15 / 020 8831 9658

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

Sat 18 Apr

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

Ian Waite And Natalie Lowe

The Strictly Come Dancing favourites perform a dance showcase, with UK dance champions, Richard Still and Morgan Hemphill.

The Stables, Milton Keynes

Sat 20 Jun

£30 / 01908 280800

Barrowland Ballet: Whiteout

Barrowland Ballet present a work responding to personal stories about biracial white British/black African children. Choreographed by Natasha Gilmore.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Fri 8 May

£11.50 (£9.50; Children £7) / 0131 665 2240

Paisley Arts Centre

Thu 7 May

£10 (£6) / 0300 300 1210

Tramway, Glasgow

Wed 29 Apr

£16 (£12.50) / 0845 330 3501

Thu 30 Apr

£16 (£12.50) / 0845 330 3501

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The Burlesque Ball

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

Classic Grand, Glasgow

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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Fab Flamenco Nights

Three artists direct from Seville – dancer Charo Cala, singer Iván Ramos and guitarist Fernando de María – perform traditional flamenco.

Henderson's @ St John's, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Apr

£12 (£10; Children £2) / 0131 229 0212

Sat 25 Apr

£12 (£10; Children £2) / 0131 229 0212

Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons

Forget the many Jersey Boys tribute shows and revel in the real falsetto as Frankie Valli performs classic hits from 'Walk Like a Man' to 'Beggin''.

Bournemouth International Centre

Fri 3 Jul

£45–£55 / 0844 576 3000

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Sat 4 Jul

£45–£55 / 0844 248 1585

LG Arena, Birmingham

Thu 2 Jul

£45–£55 / 0844 338 8000

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Irish Dance Classes

A chance for both adults and children to learn some fancy footwork at this Irish Step and Ceili dance classes.

St Anthony's Annexe, Preston

Wed 22 Apr

Free

Wed 29 Apr

Free

Wed 6 May

Free

…and 47 more dates until 30 Mar 2016

Jaleo Flamenco: A Compas

High energy, traditional Mediterranean dance, complete with music and vocals.

The Atkinson, Southport

Fri 22 May

£15 (£13) / 01704 533333

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Fri 12 Jun

The Beacon Theatre

£16 / 01475 723723

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Wed 3 Jun

£18 / 0845 5218 218

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…and at 6 other places

Jesus Fernandez: Cadiz

An intensive and powerful performance, featuring original flamenco music and dance at its best.

Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham

Tue 5 May

£16 / 0115 846 7777

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Pasha Kovalev: Life Through Dance

  • Directed by: Pasha Kovalev

The Strictly Come Dancing professional performs his brand of ballroom and Latin.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 1 May

£24 / 01256 844244

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 27 May

£23 / 01892 530613

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Sat 9 May

£21–£25 / 020 8561 8371

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…and at 35 other places

Scotch and Soda

Circus, dance and foot-stomping sounds in this whisky-soaked extravaganza, featuring music from The Crusty Suitcase and some nifty moves from a selection of Australia's finest acrobats.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Thu 14 May

£20 / 0844 545 8282

£20–£167.50 / 0844 545 8282

Fri 15 May

£20 / 0844 545 8282

£20–£167.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 16 May

£20 / 0844 545 8282

£20–£167.50 / 0844 545 8282

…and 60 more dates until 2 Aug

1940s Social Dance Basic & Basic Plus: Workshop

Transport yourself back to the swinging world of the 1940s and learn the dance sensations that took the era by storm. No partner necessary.

Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

Wed 22 Apr

Garden Studio

£5

Wed 29 Apr

Garden Studio

£5

Wed 6 May

Garden Studio

£5

…and 3 more dates until 27 May

1940s Social Dance: Intermediate/Advanced: Workshop

Explore the swinging world of the 1940s with teacher Ruby Adams.

Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

Tue 21 Apr

Garden Studio

£5

Tue 28 Apr

Garden Studio

£5

Tue 5 May

Garden Studio

£5

…and 3 more dates until 26 May

The 2015 Lichfield & Burntwood Schools Dance Festival

Local school children perform their interpretation of the theme Gotta Dance. Also featuring performances from dance group Captivate and local singers Sam Hollyman and Georgia Fielder.

Lichfield Garrick

Mon 27 Apr

£14 / 01543 412121

Tue 28 Apr

£14 / 01543 412121

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A 21st Century Tea Dance

Swing into summer with not one, but two opportunities to experience our unique, all-ages cabaret, where cake meets comedy and tea pots brew poetry.

The Albany, London SE8

Tue 26 May

£5 1pm; £7 7pm / 020 8692 4446

27 - Peter McMaster

A physical dance production looking at life and death.

The Arches, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr

£10–£12 / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour.

Sun 26 Apr

£10–£12 / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour.

2BU Youth Dance Company: Course

The company explores all styles of dance and movement, working with different choreographers and collaborators across the year. As part of 2BU, you'll gain performance skills, develop your own choreographic style as well as taking part in regular technique classes.

Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

Tue 5 May

£75

4X4

Ballet and juggling combine in this production directed by Sean Gandini, choreographed by former Royal Ballet dancer Ludovic Ondiviela and performed by the ensemble Camerata Alma Viva.

Cambridge Junction

Wed 20 May

J2

£12 (£8) / 01223 511511

  • 19:30 4X4 Cambridge Junction

4x4 Ephemeral Architectures

Gandini Juggling 'A show of elegant, wistful beauty' ★★★★ (Guardian). 'A splendid blend of talents imbued with both elegance and wit' ★★★★ (Times). Tracing pathways in space, four jugglers and four ballet dancers share a stage for the first time. Both these formalised systems are ephemeral journeys through time and…

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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5 Rhythms Dance

Dance class in which participants are guided into an exploration of five distinct but natural rhythmic patterns, finding then expanding their own style and capacity for expression within each.

Hamilton House, Bristol

Fri 24 Apr

£12 (£9)

5 Soldiers

A physical piece looking at the effect of combat on the human body.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 23 Apr

£20 / 0121 236 4455

Fri 24 Apr

£20 / 0121 236 4455

Sat 25 Apr

£20 / 0121 236 4455

DanceCity, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 14 May

£12.50 ( £6; £9.50; £9.50; Children £6 under 16s) / 0191 261 0505

Sat 16 May

£12.50 ( £6; £9.50; £9.50; Children £6 under 16s) / 0191 261 0505

Home, Manchester

Fri 29 May

£15 / 0161 200 1500

Sat 30 May

£15 / 0161 200 1500

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5 Tangos

Hans van Manen’s 5 Tangos combines classical ballet with tango.

Tramway, Glasgow

Fri 24 Apr

£16 (£12.50) / 0845 330 3501

Sat 25 Apr

£16 (£12.50) / 0845 330 3501

A.T. School Of Dance: Legends/Circus

Students from the dance school present a showcase of work.

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 9 May

£10 (£7.50) / 0151 907 8360

ABBA Chique

All the hits in this tribute to Sweden's most enduringly popular export.

Brookside Theatre, Romford

Fri 10 Jul

£17 / 01708 755 775

  • 20:00 – 22:30 ABBA Chique Brookside Theatre, Romford
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