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Clarkson, Hammond and May Live

The show heads to the country's arenas for the very first time, with hosts Richard Hammond and James May in tow, plus Jeremy Clarkson.

Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Fri 22 May

£38–£100 / 028 9073 9074

Courtney Love

Grunge rock from the frontwoman of alt. rock band Hole as she embarks on her UK tour.

Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 22 May

£30 / 0191 230 1813

Dara O'Briain: Crowd Tickler

The Irish comedy star and host of BBC2's Mock the Week returns to with his observational humour in a new show – Crowd Tickler.

Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth

Fri 22 May

£24.73 / 0844 576 3000

Frank Walter

Work by Antiguan artist (1926–2009), one of the most intriguing Caribbean artists of the past 50 years.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

Free / 0131 556 4441

Jeremy Hardy

Mr Hardy is a stalwart of BBC Radio 4 comedy including The News Quiz and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. Now's your chance to see Jeremy out on his own, peddling his intelligent satire and gentle musings across the country.

Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton

Fri 22 May

£14 / 0870 320 7000

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Maripol, Clare Stephenson and Zoe Williams

Work from Polaroid artist, fashion designer and stylist Maripol, along with sculptural installations from Clare Stephenson and video, prints and objects by Zoe Williams.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Fri 22 May

Free / 01382 909900

Matilda: The Musical

  • Directed by: Matthew Warchus
  • Written by: Dennis Kelly (adaptation)

The Royal Shakespeare Company presents Dennis Kelly and Tim Minchin's multi-award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's much loved tale about an extremely clever girl, who uses her extraordinary powers to free her classmates from the tyranny of sadistic headmistress, Miss Trunchbull. Directed by Matthew Warchus.

Cambridge Theatre, London WC2H

Fri 22 May

£25–£118.75 / 0844 412 4652

Paul Merton's Impro Chums

TV comedy favourite Merton and his talented group of 'impro chums' (read: show offs) magically weave laughs from audience suggestions.

G Live, Guildford

Fri 22 May

£22 / 0844 770 1797

Reflections: a programme of new and ever-changing displays

A changing set of displays hosting work by major contemporary artists, including (among others) Louise Lawler, Taryn Simon, Cathy Wilkes, Martin Creed, Gabriel Orozco and Abraham Cruzvillegas, and featuring the recently acquired 1912 Picasso drawing, Head.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

Free / 0131 624 6200


  • Directed by: Christopher Luscombe
  • Written by: music)

The Knights of the Round Table-spoofing musical from the Monty Python, written by Eric Idle and John Du Prez.

Sunderland Empire

Fri 22 May

£10.50–£38.50 / 0844 871 3022

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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.

The Hexagon, Reading

Fri 22 May

£18.50 / 0118 960 6060

South Street Arts Centre, Reading

Fri 22 May

£20.50 / 0118 960 6060

Sunny Afternoon

  • Directed by: Adam Cooper
  • Written by: Joe Penhall

British singer-songwriter, Ray Davies, recalls his early life and the career of the eponymous pop-rock group, The Kinks, in this musical biography set during the 1950s and 1960s. Directed by Edward Hall.

The Harold Pinter Theatre, London SW1Y

Fri 22 May

£15–£99.50 / 0844 871 7622

The Two Roberts: Robert MacBryde and Robert Colquhoun

An overview of the work of the so-called 'Two Roberts': Robert MacBryde and Robert Colquhoun, artists, friends of Bacon and Freud, lovers and perhaps more notorious for their bohemianism and their openness about their sexuality than celebrated for their art. This show, their first major retrospective, aims to redress the…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200