Evening events, Kids

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Gandeys Thrill Circus

An all-human circus of action-packed antics.

The Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 7 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Sun 8 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

Mon 9 Mar

£8–£26 / 0871 663 2008

Featuring a special guest appearance from Stoke legend Neil Baldwin as Nello the Clown.

…and 6 more dates until 15 Mar

Northern Ballet: Elves And The Shoemaker

Northern Ballet retell the classic tale from the Brothers Grimm.

Gala, Durham

Thu 26 Mar

£6 (£5) / 0191 332 4041

Junction, Goole

Sat 14 Mar

Sold out / 01405 763652

Linbury Studio Theatre At Royal Opera House, London WC2E

Sat 16 May

£7–£10 / 020 7304 4000

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Greyhound Racing

Greyhound racing.

Central Park Stadium, Sittingbourne

Thu 5 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

Sat 7 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

Sun 8 Mar

£7; £8.50 (Children £4; Children £4) / 01795 475547

…and 9 more dates until 29 Mar

Coral Romford Stadium

Fri 6 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

Sat 7 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

Mon 9 Mar

£5–£7; £4 / 01708 762 345

…and 12 more dates until 30 Mar

Crayford Greyhound Stadium, Dartford

Fri 6 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

Sat 7 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

Fri 13 Mar

£6 (Children £4.50) / 01322 557836

…and 5 more dates until 28 Mar

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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

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 20 Mar

£7; £6 adv / 01252 329155

Mon 27 Apr

£7; £6 adv / 01252 329155

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Circus Wonderland

Britain's most magical circus is back! Circus Wonderland is returning to Fareham for the perfect half term treat.

Stoneham Park, Eastleigh

Thu 5 Mar

£12 (£10) / 023 8061 3361

Fri 6 Mar

£12 (£10) / 023 8061 3361

Jurassic Adventures

Fun family show about dinosaurs and the people that study them.

Buxton Opera House

Sat 14 Mar

£16 (Children £14) / 0845 127 2190

Grimsby Auditorium

Sun 29 Mar

£18.90; £16 / 0870 607 7461

Beauty & The Beast: Easter Pantomime

An Easter pantomime starring Bobby Davro and Dani Harmer, featuring all the usual magic, music and jokes.

Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

Tue 7 Apr

£19 / 01935 422884

The Pavilion Theatre, Weymouth

Thu 9 Apr

£19 (Children £17 under 16s; £65) / 01305 783225

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.

Theatre Royal, Winchester

Sat 11 Apr

£12; £10.50 Schools/Groups ( £44) / 01962 840440

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Stick Man Theatre Royal, Winchester

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 19 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Fri 20 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sat 21 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Sun 22 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

Fri 13 Mar

£25; £20–£10 (£20) / 01502 533200

Sat 14 Mar

£25; £20–£10 (£20) / 01502 533200

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Thu 5 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Fri 6 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Sat 7 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

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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.

Malvern Theatres

Fri 6 Mar

Forum Theatre

£12.50–£15 / 01684 892 277

Absolute Improv!

To Be Continued… Fast-paced, hilarious improv show that will have you coming back for more. 2-time Edinburgh Fringe sell-out! Scottish and international improvisers create witty sketches based on your suggestions (à la Whose Line is it Anyway?) - so be sure to arrive ready to shout out odd and wonderful ideas, and…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Space 2

£6 / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Space 2

£10 (£9) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Space 2

£9 (£8) / 0845 508 8316

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 29 Aug

Beauty And The Beast

A fun-filled Easter pantomime for all the family starring comedy legend Bobby Davro as Silly Billy and Dani Harmer (CBBC's Tracy Beaker and Strictly Come Dancing) as Beauty.

Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Sun 5 Apr

£19–£20.10 / 01422 351158

Beauty And The Beast

A pantomime, starring Bobby Davro and Dani Harmer, based on the tale.

Darlington Civic Theatre

Wed 1 Apr

£18–£20 (Children £16–£18; £69) / 01325 486555

Beauty And The Beast

A traditional family pantomime starring comedy legend Bobby Davro as Silly Billy and Dani Harmer (CBBC's Tracy Beaker and Strictly Come Dancing) as Beauty.

Plymouth Pavilions

Fri 10 Apr

£18.70–£71.50 / 0845 146 1460

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Bluebell School Of Dance And Performing Arts: The Sleeping Beauty

Amateur production of the popular ballet presented by the talented students of the school and danced to Tchaikovsky's score.

The Brook Theatre, Chatham

Fri 6 Mar

£10; £12 ( £8; £8; £10; £10; Children £8 under 16s; Children £10 under 16s) / 01634 338338

Sat 7 Mar

£10; £12 ( £8; £8; £10; £10; Children £8 under 16s; Children £10 under 16s) / 01634 338338

Creative Electric

Rehearsals/workshops in theatre, for young people and by young people.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 18 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Wed 25 Mar

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Gang Show 2015

Nottinghamshire Scouts and Guides present a fast-paced, fun-filled variety show starring over 200 young people.

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Mon 9 Mar

£8–£17.50 / 0115 989 5555

Tue 10 Mar

£8–£17.50 / 0115 989 5555

Wed 11 Mar

£8–£17.50 / 0115 989 5555

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar

Pioneer

It’s 2029. The first human mission to Mars disappeared without a trace. A reclusive Indian billionaire has funded Ghara I, a new attempt to achieve this dream. Follow two Russian brothers travelling across Siberia, a Dutch marine biologist on the bottom of the Pacific Ocean and two astrobiologists on the surface of Mars.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Apr

£16 (£13) / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Fri 3 Apr

£16 (£13) / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Sat 4 Apr

£16 (£13) / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Pop Factor: The Concert

A musical show aimed at families, in which an ensemble cast of sing and dance their way through the charts.

Derby Assembly Rooms

Tue 31 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01332 255529

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Mon 30 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01792 475715

Lighthouse: Poole's Centre for the Arts

Wed 15 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 406 8666

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Room on the Broom

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Toby Mitchell (adapt)

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children with stories of witches, cats, dogs, birds and frogs. Ages 3+.

Lyceum Theatre, Crewe

Tue 14 Apr

£11–£12 / 01270 368242

The Sound Of Music

  • Directed by: Bill Deamer
  • Written by: Richard Rodgers (music)

A new production, from Bill Kenwright, of the romantic musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. Danielle Hope features as Maria, Steven Houghton is Captain Von Trapp, and the production is directed by Martin Connor.

Bristol Hippodrome

Mon 22 Jun

£23.40–£48.90 / 0844 847 2325

Tue 23 Jun

£23.40–£48.90 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 24 Jun

£23.40–£48.90 / 0844 847 2325

…and 9 more dates until 4 Jul

Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Tue 7 Jul

£18.50–£38.50 / 01323 412000

Wed 8 Jul

£18.50–£38.50 / 01323 412000

Thu 9 Jul

£18.50–£38.50 / 01323 412000

…and 8 more dates until 18 Jul

The Grand Theatre & Opera House, Leeds

Mon 20 Jul

£18.50–£42 / 0844 848 2700

Tue 21 Jul

£18.50–£42 / 0844 848 2700

Wed 22 Jul

£18.50–£42 / 0844 848 2700

…and 9 more dates until 1 Aug

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Copper Box Arena, London E20

Sat 7 Mar

£15–£20; £17 resticted view (£12)

*NEW* Guided Evening Walk: Jewish West End With Stephen Burstin

Join our award-winning guide Stephen Burstin on a magical evening walk of discovery through two districts in the heart of the West End - Soho and Fitzrovia.

London Jewish Cultural Centre, NW11

Wed 11 Mar

£15 / 020 8457 5000

Abacus: Maths Classes For Children

A chance for children to practice and improve their numeracy skills.

Headingley Enterprise And Arts Centre, Leeds

Mon 9 Mar

Phone for prices / 01132 754 548

Mon 16 Mar

Phone for prices / 01132 754 548

Mon 23 Mar

Phone for prices / 01132 754 548

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