After 12pm, Kids

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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 30 May

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 27 Jun

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 10 May

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 14 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug

Just Macbeth

An adaptation of Shakespeare's tale of ambition and witchcraft. Written by Andy Griffiths for the Australian Theatre Company Bell Shakespeare and presented in the UK by Teatro.

The Royal Spa Centre, Leamington Spa

Fri 1 May

£6.50 (£3.50) / 01926 334 418

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

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

Thu 30 Apr

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

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Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

The Playhouse, Weston-super-Mare

Wed 29 Apr

£12.50–£15 / 01934 645544

Thu 30 Apr

£12.50–£15 / 01934 645544

Theatre Royal, Brighton

Fri 9 Oct

£13.50–£16 / 0870 060 6650

Sat 10 Oct

£13.50–£16 / 0870 060 6650

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Fri 1 May

£7–£13 ( £36–£48) / 01752 267222

Sun 3 May

£7–£13 ( £36–£48) / 01752 267222

May Day 2015

Celebrate International Workers Day at this family day with live music, entertainment, food, drink, stalls and more.

Chapelfield Gardens, Norwich

Sun 3 May

Free

Hup

Starcatchers and RSNO (SCOTLAND) present a musical performance for wee ones aged 0–2. The relaxed performance includes two violins, a cello, a raccoon and the story of a tree.

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Fri 12 Jun

£6.50 (£5; Children £5) / 01383 602302

Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles

Sat 9 May

£6 (Children £4; Family £16) / 01721 725777

  • 14:30 Hup Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles
  • 16:00 Hup Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles

Falkirk Town Hall

Sat 2 May

£8–£9 / 01324 506850

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Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 20 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 21 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 22 Oct

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

…and 15 more dates until 8 Nov

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 29 Apr

£15–£54.50 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 30 Apr

£15–£54.50 / 0844 871 7648

Fri 1 May

£19.50–£60 / 0844 871 7648

…and 12 more dates until 17 May

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Wed 25 Nov

£10–£45 / 0870 606 3536

Thu 26 Nov

£10–£45 / 0870 606 3536

Fri 27 Nov

£10–£49.50 / 0870 606 3536

…and 7 more dates until 6 Dec

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Snap Disco

Disco courtesy of local DJ Leroy in the main hall and workshops run by The Youth Service in the Hang Out on the ground floor.

Princes Hall, Aldershot

Fri 29 May

£6–£7 / 01252 329155

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The Netherlands National Circus

An award-winning circus spectacular blending together aerial feats, acrobatics, comedy, dance and theatre.

Bass Recreation Ground, Derby

Tue 9 Jun

£12–£26

Wed 10 Jun

£12–£26

Thu 11 Jun

£12–£26

…and 3 more dates until 14 Jun

Chingford Plain, London E4

Wed 6 May

£12–£26

Thu 7 May

£12–£26

Fri 8 May

£12–£26

…and 2 more dates until 10 May

Chingford Plain, London E4

Wed 6 May

£7–£26 / 020 8506 3637

Thu 7 May

£7–£26 / 020 8506 3637

Fri 8 May

£7–£26 / 020 8506 3637

…and 2 more dates until 10 May

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Magic School

Kids magic workshops led by magician Gary James, who even once managed to make JK Rowling vanish (and then reappear, thankfully). Book in for five days and emerge the other side a fully fledged magician. Choose either a morning or afternoon slot. Booking is essential.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Jun

£90 / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh International Magic Festival.

Tue 30 Jun

£90 / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh International Magic Festival.

Wed 1 Jul

£90 / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh International Magic Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 3 Jul

Millport Country & Western Festival

A rootin' tootin' weekend of country and western gigs across several venues on the Isle of Cumbrae. Bands appearing this year include Ellis County, Paul Taylor, Stillwater, Western Express, Pete Shaw, Carson City, Donna Wylde, Smokin' Gunns, and McKenzie. Diana Dawson will host two line-dance workshops and the Silver…

Millport Town Hall

Fri 4 Sep

£10 Weekend wristband for venue entry; £5 for a single day / 01475 530741

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre bring Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book to life in this engaging family show.

The Atkinson, Southport

Fri 15 May

£8 (Children £6; £24) / 01704 533333

Connaught Theatre, Worthing

Sat 2 May

£8.50 ( £28) / 01903 206206

  • 14:00 Stick Man Connaught Theatre, Worthing

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Mon 18 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Tue 19 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Wed 20 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Thu 21 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

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The Tiger Who Came To Tea

What are you going to do when a tiger pulls up a chair and wants fed? This play, based on Judith Kerr's charming children's book, tells the delightful tale.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sun 3 May

£11 / 01892 530613

Mon 4 May

£11 / 01892 530613

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Fri 19 Jun

£11 / 0845 5218 218

Sat 20 Jun

£11 / 0845 5218 218

Sun 21 Jun

£11 / 0845 5218 218

Key Theatre, Peterborough

Mon 29 Jun

£13 ( £10) / 01733 207239

Tue 30 Jun

£13 ( £10) / 01733 207239

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The Edibles

A multi-sensory show full of magical ingredients. Three bakers are creating a specially ordered cake when a hungry mouse sneaks in and causes havoc. Ages 3–7.

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Fri 22 May

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01592 583302

Birnam Arts & Conference Centre

Sun 21 Jun

£6 (Family £20) / 01350 727674

  • 14:00 – 15:00 The Edibles Birnam Arts & Conference Centre

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Thu 21 May

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01383 602302

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The Northern Lights

On Friday 1st May 2015, Ploughcroft Eco-Roof will light up Beacon Hill in Halifax.

Beacon Hill, Halifax

Fri 1 May

Free

Aliens Love Underpants

  • Directed by: Adam Bampton-Smith
  • Written by: Claire Freedman

A close encounter of the 'pantastic' kind.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Fri 10 Jul

£12.50 / 01892 530613

Sat 11 Jul

£12.50 / 01892 530613

Birmingham Town Hall

Sun 25 Oct

£12.50 / 0121 345 0600

Mon 26 Oct

£12.50 / 0121 345 0600

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sat 25 Jul

£15 / 01223 357851

Sun 26 Jul

£15 / 01223 357851

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Sat 6 Jun

£16.50 / 020 8561 8371

Sun 7 Jun

£16.50 / 020 8561 8371

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 26 Aug

£14.50–£16.50 / 0844 847 2325

Thu 27 Aug

£14.50–£16.50 / 0844 847 2325

Broxbourne Civic Hall, Hoddesdon

Wed 2 Sep

£15.50

Thu 3 Sep

£15.50

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…and at 8 other places

Comedy Club 4 Kids

  • 4 stars

Top comedians play to the toughest crowd: kids. And they have to keep it clean.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sun 17 May

Studio Theatre

£7 / 020 8369 5454

£7 / 020 8369 5454

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Upstairs

£8 (£7) / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Upstairs

£8 (£7) / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Upstairs

£10 (£9) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

G Live, Guildford

Sat 23 May

£10 ( £7.75) / 0844 770 1797

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Fretless Summer Fete

An afternoon of live music, spoken word and one or two surprises from the local youth group.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Sat 25 Jul

Phone for prices / 01522 873894

Goldilocks And The Three Bears

A live stage production based on the much loved fairytale and featuring songs such as Heads, Shoulders, Knees And Toes, If You're Happy And You Know It and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.

Belfast Waterfront

Sat 16 May

£10 / 028 9033 4400

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Mon 25 May

£12 (£9) / 020 8507 5607

The Kelpies Tour

See the world's largest equine sculptures up close and go inside to marvel at the complexity and the engineering which created these pieces of art.

The Kelpies, Grangemouth

Mon 27 Apr

Sold out

Tue 28 Apr

Sold out

Sold out

Wed 29 Apr

Sold out

…and 186 more dates until 1 Nov

May Fayre

Enjoy your may bank holiday with our church may fayre at Tonbridge Road Methodist Church, Maidstone. With traditional stalls, refreshments, BBQ and cakes this is the place to be.

Tonbridge Road Methodist Church, Maidstone

Sat 2 May

Donations free

  • 12:00 – 16:30 May Fayre Tonbridge Road Methodist Church, Maidstone

Nutty Noah: Wear Your Pants With Pride (Over 4s)

Comedy and silliness for children, plus lots of music, original songs, crazy juggling and audience participation.

Brewery Theatre, Bristol

Tue 26 May

£7 / 0117 902 0344

Wed 27 May

£7 / 0117 902 0344

Thu 28 May

£7 / 0117 902 0344

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