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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 11 Jun

£22.50–£24.50 / 01727 844488

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 2 Jun

£23–£40

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Thu 30 Apr

£24.50 / 0844 854 2776

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…and at 23 other places

Dreamboats and Miniskirts

  • Written by: Maurice Gran

Musical sequel to Dreamboats And Petticoats written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, which follows an aspiring vocal duo, who must adapt their style to succeed during the advent of the Beatles and the Mersey sound. Featuring the hits 'Twist & Shout', 'Handy Man', 'Pretty Woman' and 'One Fine Day'.

Bristol Hippodrome

Mon 27 Jul

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

Tue 28 Jul

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 29 Jul

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2325

…and 3 more dates until 1 Aug

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Mon 5 Oct

£15.25–£35.25 / 08441 717620

Tue 6 Oct

£15.25–£35.25 / 08441 717620

Wed 7 Oct

£15.25–£35.25 / 08441 717620

…and 3 more dates until 10 Oct

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Mon 6 Jul

£24.50–£29.50; £27.50–£32.50 / 01702 351135

Tue 7 Jul

£24.50–£29.50; £27.50–£32.50 / 01702 351135

Wed 8 Jul

£24.50–£29.50; £27.50–£32.50 / 01702 351135

…and 3 more dates until 11 Jul

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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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The Addams Family

Hamilton District Youth Theatre present the magnificently macabre new musical comedy, The Addams Family.

The Town House, Hamilton

Thu 30 Apr

£10 (£9) / 01698 452299

Fri 1 May

£10 (£9) / 01698 452299

Sat 2 May

£10 (£9) / 01698 452299

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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Dance 'Til Dawn

  • Written by: Karen Bruce

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace celebrate the Golden Age of Hollywood.

Hull New Theatre

Mon 27 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

Tue 28 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

Wed 29 Apr

£16–£33.50; £12.50–£24.50; £19–£36 / 01482 226655

…and 3 more dates until 2 May

Legally Blonde The Musical: Carlton Operatic Society

The musical tale about the ditsy blonde Ellie Woods who comes to realise that it's more important to be smart.

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Tue 5 May

£10–£21 / 0115 989 5555

Wed 6 May

£10–£21 / 0115 989 5555

Thu 7 May

£10–£21 / 0115 989 5555

…and 2 more dates until 9 May

The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 6 Jun

£24.50 / 01383 740384

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Fri 8 May

£19.75–£2825 (£17.75–£26.25) / 02476 553055

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 3 Oct

£26 / 0844 847 2325

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…and at 24 other places

Oliver: St Albans Operatic Society

  • Written by: Lionel Bart

Lionel Bart's famous and ever-popular musical adaptation of Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Tue 28 Apr

£10–£18.50 (£15.50–£16.50) / 01727 844488

Wed 29 Apr

£10–£18.50 (£15.50–£16.50) / 01727 844488

Thu 30 Apr

£10–£18.50 (£15.50–£16.50) / 01727 844488

…and 2 more dates until 2 May

Return To The Forbidden Planet

  • Directed by: Frederick 'Frido' Ruth
  • Written by: Bob Carlton

Join Captain Tempest and his fearless crew on a stellar adventure into hyperspace in this intergalactic musical. The show includes plenty of rock favourites such as 'Rattle and Roll', 'Great Balls of Fire' and' Johnny B Goode'.

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Mon 27 Apr

£20–£31; £24; £20–£31 ( £7.50) / 01253 290190

Tue 28 Apr

£20–£31; £24; £20–£31 ( £7.50) / 01253 290190

Wed 29 Apr

£20–£31; £24; £20–£31 ( £7.50) / 01253 290190

…and 3 more dates until 2 May

Palace Theatre, Manchester

Mon 4 May

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 5 May

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 6 May

£10–£25 / 0844 847 2275

£10–£35 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 9 May back to top

Whitney: Queen Of The Night

A celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston. This award-winning production features a stellar line up with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Fri 16 Oct

£21 / 01383 740384

Caird Hall, Dundee

Tue 10 Nov

£22.50 / 01382 434940

Capitol, Horsham

Sat 27 Jun

£22.50 / 01403 750 220

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An Evening of Burlesque

Cabaret spectacular featuring fan dancing fantasies, foxy 40s WAF sirens, bubblegum blowing baseball babes and cheesecake pin-ups.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Fri 26 Jun

£20 / 0844 854 2776

The Brindley, Runcorn

Fri 19 Jun

£23 / 0151 907 8360

Bristol Hippodrome

Fri 28 Aug

£22.50–£25 / 0844 847 2325

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A Century of Musicals

A hundred years of musical favourites.

Grand Opera House, York

Sat 9 May

£16

Hairspray: St Agnes' Choral Society

Musical with popular song and dance routines about teenager Tracy Turnblad and her ambition to land a part as a dancer on the ever popular Corny Collins TV show.

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Tue 28 Apr

£14–£27 / 028 9024 0411

Wed 29 Apr

£14–£27 / 028 9024 0411

Thu 30 Apr

£14–£27 / 028 9024 0411

…and 2 more dates until 2 May back to top

Musical Theatre Performance Class

A chance to train, develop and perform. With vocal technique, acting through song and movement for performance.

London Road Church, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Apr

£6 / 0131 661 1149

Sat 2 May

£6 / 0131 661 1149

Sister Act: All Saints Musical

A production of the ever-popular musical comedy based on the Whoopi Goldberg movie, featuring original music by Tony and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken.

The Lowry, Salford

Tue 28 Apr

£15–£17 / 08432 086000

Wed 29 Apr

£15–£17 / 08432 086000

Thu 30 Apr

£15–£17 / 08432 086000

…and 2 more dates until 2 May

Beyond the Barricade

A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Mon 28 Sep

£20 / 01383 740384

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Sat 6 Jun

£20.50 / 08441 717620

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Thu 3 Dec

£20.50 / 0844 871 3014

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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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Flanders and Swann

Multi-award-winner Tim FitzHigham and BBC Radio 4's Duncan Walsh-Atkins celebrate the classic songs and legendary wit of the droll twosome.

The Oxford Playhouse

Fri 10 Jul

£15–£20 (Children £13–£18; £13–£18; £13–£18) / 01865 305305

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£13 (£11.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 12 more dates until 20 Aug

Richmond Theatre

Thu 4 Jun

£18–£37 / 0870 060 6651

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Get Happy - The Judy Garland Story

Acclaimed musical theatre actress Sally Jones performs a stunning celebration of the life story and songs of the legendary entertainer Judy Garland.

Jermyn Street Theatre, London SW1Y

Sun 26 Apr

£16 / 020 7287 2875

Hairspray The Musical: Blackpool And Fylde Light Opera Company

A rare Lancashire outing for this popular West End show in which Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teenager with all the right moves, makes an appearance on a local television programme, thereby earning the enmity of evil dance queen Amber Von Tussle and her mother Velma.

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Tue 19 May

£16–£18 ( £15; £45; Children £12 under 18s) / 01253 290190

Wed 20 May

£16–£18 ( £15; £45; Children £12 under 18s) / 01253 290190

Thu 21 May

£16–£18 ( £15; £45; Children £12 under 18s) / 01253 290190

…and 2 more dates until 23 May

Halfway To Paradise: The Billy Fury Story

Colin Gold and Fury's original backing band, Fury's Tornados, tell his story through words and music.

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Wed 10 Jun

£18.50–£22.50 / 01872 262466

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Mon 16 Nov

£21 / 01303 228600

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Wed 4 Nov

£22 / 0870 606 3536

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May at the Musicals

West End showtunes from Wicked, Grease and more.

The Corinthian Club, Glasgow

Sun 24 May

£18 / 0141 552 1101

Ticket includes a glass of prosecco.

Mr Tiger Goes Wild

Goblin Mr Tiger was perfectly fine in the city – until he had a wonderfully wild idea! A show for ages 3+ that's a bit rock'n'roll, adapted from the book by Peter Brown. Join Mr Tiger on an adventure into the wilderness featuring original live music, hilarious characters and lots of imagination that will have children…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Pleasance Two

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Pleasance Two

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Pleasance Two

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 24 more dates until 31 Aug back to top