Evening events, Music, Dance

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Let's Ceilidh!!

Join the Robert Fish Band for an evening of music and dance.

St Bride's Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

£10 (under 12s £6) / 0131 667 0592

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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Jaleo Flamenco: A Compas

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

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Fri 12 Jun

The Beacon Theatre

£16 / 01475 723723

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Wed 3 Jun

£18 / 0845 5218 218

Cumbernauld Theatre

Sat 30 May

£12 (Students £10) / 01236 732887

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Ladies Night Out

No boys allowed at this ladies night with a three course dinner, a lively performance by a flamboyant drag queen, male entertainers, pampering spa products, salon services and a disco to dance the night away.

Whittlebury Hall Hotel And Spa, Towcester

Fri 10 Jul

£49–£108.90

Fri 20 Nov

£49; £99 includes the event, overnight stay with full English breakfast and full use of The Leisure Club facilities

Marcos Valle

Marcos Valle was a pioneer of bossa nova back in the day, rocking a very 70s Bjorn Borg headband-and-beard combo and mixing it up with soul, rock and even heavy metal. He's now a beloved figure in Brazilian music who's been remixed by Jay-Z and Kanye West.

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sat 27 Jun

£22–£26 / 0141 353 8000

Part of Glasgow Jazz Festival.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Sun 28 Jun

£25–£42.50 / 020 7439 0747

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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

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Oct

Free on Wed; £5 Thu & Sun; £10 Fri & Sat / 07435 428290

Part of Oktoberfest.

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 19 Jun

£5 / 0131 558 8844

Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye … End of Season show, with Ross Sutherland, Dan Willson (Withered Hand), Hannah Silva, Ryan Van Winkle and Caro Bridges.

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

Boogie Party Night

Enjoy a three-course dinner, a live band performance and finish with a disco. Plus, you can dress for the occasion in your finest clothes from your favourite era.

Erskine Bridge Hotel

Sat 23 May

£21 / 0141 812 0123

Dirty Dancing theme

Fri 24 Jul

£21 / 0141 812 0123

Take That theme

Fri 21 Aug

£21 / 0141 812 0123

Tom Jones theme

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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 28 Nov

£27 / 01642 253553

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Celebrate Together

Celebrate the valuable contribution of refugees living in Scotland, their right to protection and to be treated with dignity. Featuring multicultural music, song and dance. Food from Middle East, Africa and Scotland will be served. Uniting Nations in Scotland (UNIS) will launch its catalogue The Journey of Refugees to…

Findlay Memorial Church, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free. Donations welcome. / 0141 333 9500

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

The Cuban Brothers

An evening with the comic Latin funkmeisters.

Paradise By Way Of Kensal Green, London W10

Fri 5 Jun

£6 / 020 8969 0098

Dave Pearce

The granddaddy (no really, at his age …) of trance Dave Pearce dishes up some of his anthemic beats.

Aquarium, Lowestoft

Sat 19 Dec

£11 / 01502 573533

Death From Above 1979

The reunion continues for the Canadian dance punk duo who reunited in 2011.

Concorde 2, Brighton

Sun 28 Jun

prices vary / 01273 673311

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Eldon Building, Portsmouth

Fri 29 May

Free / 02392 845185

Finding ME within hoME

A dance show exploring refugee experiences, displacement and the inherent need to forge an identity in a new place with participation from Rowantree Primary School pupils.

Rowantree Primary School, Dundee

Thu 18 Jun

Free. Donations to Rowantree Primary's chosen charity. / 0754 771 2023

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

Galaxians

The electro band performs with support from Teej.

Birthdays, London N16

Fri 17 Jul

Free / 020 7923 1680

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Galaxians Birthdays, London

Hackney Colliery Band

Funky East London-based brass band that does drum & bass and Prodigy covers.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Thu 10 Dec

£14 / 0844 847 2514

Hofesh Shechter Company: Political Mother – The Choreographer's Cut

  • Written by: Hofesh Shechter

The choreographer reworks this modern piece, especially for his 30-strong company.

O2 Academy Brixton, London SW9

Wed 7 Oct

£24.20–£38.50 / 0844 477 2000

Thu 8 Oct

£24.20–£38.50 / 0844 477 2000

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Khon

A visually spectacular meeting point of Thai arts and culture featuring singing, dancing, acting, acrobatics and music.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Thu 18 Jun

£16.80–£22.40 / 020 7589 8212

Little Red Riding Hood

"Deep in Tingle Forest there stands the Christmas Tree, Some people say its magic, Youll have to wait and see…" The Maltings full-scale professional panto is back with a Christmas cracker of a show, packed full of family fun and laughter, music and mayhem… Oh yes and a Big Bad Wolf… Is he behind you? Come along and see…

The Maltings Theatre and Cinema, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sat 19 Dec

£13–£25 / 01289 330999

Tue 22 Dec

£13–£25 / 01289 330999

Wed 23 Dec

£13–£25 / 01289 330999

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The Mahotella Queens

All-female South African dance collective.

Salisbury Arts Centre

Thu 23 Jul

£14 (£12) / 01722 321744

Mairi Campbell: Pulse

A blend of movement, storytelling, animation and music, performed by Scottish musician and performer Mairi Campbell. Directed by Kath Burlinson.

North Edinburgh Arts Centre

Fri 12 Jun

£8 (£6) / 0131 315 2151

Sat 13 Jun

£8 (£6) / 0131 315 2151

Neu! Reekie! #UntitledLive

Neu! Reekie! use their cross-disciplinary powers to curate a night of live performance. There's music courtesy of 2014 Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers, Andrew Weatherall and FiniTribe; two guest spoken word stars and a short film showcase.

Central Hall, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Jun

£18 (£15) / 0131 229 2921

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