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Oliver!

Much loved musical about a young orphan taken in by a gang of mischievous pick pockets and featuring catchy tunes 'Food Glorious Food', 'Consider Yourself' and 'You’ve Got to Pick a Pocket or Two'.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£15–£19 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 7 Mar

£15–£19 / 0131 529 6000

Jurassic Adventures

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

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Sat 14 Mar

£17 (£15; Family £14.50; Children £15) / 01592 583302

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Buxton Opera House

Sat 14 Mar

£16 (Children £14) / 0845 127 2190

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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'.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 9 Mar

£9.75–£44.50

Tue 10 Mar

£10–£44.50

Wed 11 Mar

£10–£44.50

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar

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

Embassy Theatre, Skegness

Mon 11 May

£15–£30 / 0845 674 0505

Tue 12 May

£15–£30 / 0845 674 0505

Wed 13 May

£15–£30 / 0845 674 0505

…and 3 more dates until 16 May

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The Slab Boys

Seminal piece of Scottish theatre by John Byrne depicting one Friday in the life of the boys who work in the slab room of a Paisley carpet factory.

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 6 Mar

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

Sat 7 Mar

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

Sold out / 0141 429 0022

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 10 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 11 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 12 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar

Sister Act: Hessle Theatre Company

A musical based on the popular 1990s film about a singer who must go undercover with a group of nuns after she witnesses a murder.

Hull New Theatre

Tue 17 Mar

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

Wed 18 Mar

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

Thu 19 Mar

£10–£18 / 01482 226655

…and 2 more dates until 21 Mar

Blasted

Kate Wasserberg directs Sarah Kane's drama which starts off portraying dysfunctional relationships and ends up telling stories about the brutality of war.

Porter's Cardiff

Fri 6 Mar

£5–£12 / 029 2125 0666

Sat 7 Mar

£5–£12 / 029 2125 0666

Hacktivists

Lyceum Youth Theatre present Ben Ockrent's dark comedy about teenage hackers and the fine line between freedom of information and invasion of privacy.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 248 4848

Sat 6 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 248 4848

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£12 / 0131 228 1404

The performance appears alongside members of LYT showcasing rehearsed readings of brand new work by the Traverse Theatre Scribble Group.

Sat 7 Mar

£12 / 0131 228 1404

The performance appears alongside members of LYT showcasing rehearsed readings of brand new work by the Traverse Theatre Scribble Group.

Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Fri 13 Mar

£18–£41 (£15–£38; £8) / 01227 787787

Sat 14 Mar

£18–£41 (£15–£38; £8) / 01227 787787

Regent Theatre, Ipswich

Sat 7 Mar

£33.50–£35.50

Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 6 Mar

Circle Studio

£12 (£2; Students £8.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 429 0022

Sat 7 Mar

Circle Studio

£12 (£2; Students £8.50; Children £8.50) / 0141 429 0022

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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.

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

Lincoln Drill Hall

Thu 9 Apr

£11 ( £40) / 01522 873894

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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.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 2 Jun

£23–£40

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Thu 30 Apr

£24.50 / 0844 854 2776

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Wed 18 Mar

£25 / 020 8561 8371

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…and at 30 other places

Caucasian Chalk Circle

A production of Bertolt Brecht's famous drama, which tells the powerful story of two women who both claim to be the mother of a child. This performance has been translated by Scottish writer Alistair Beaton and directed by the Lyceum's artistic director Mark Thomson.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

Sat 7 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

Tue 10 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

…and 4 more dates until 14 Mar

The Day The Pope Emptied Croy

The Day the Pope Emptied Croy is the story of Ranald – the only Protestant in a vastly Catholic village – and an exploration of being an outside in the 1980s.

Òran Mór, Glasgow

Mon 16 Mar

£11.50–£15.75 / 0141 357 6200

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Tue 17 Mar

£11.50–£15.75 / 0141 357 6200

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Wed 18 Mar

£11.50–£15.75 / 0141 357 6200

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

…and 3 more dates until 21 Mar

Moscow City Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Directed by: Natalia Ryzhenko
  • Written by: Natalia Ryzhenko

Tchaikovsky's romantic tragedy about the Prince Siegfried, his love Odette, and the evil spell cast upon them by Von Rothbart and Odile. Directed by Natalia Ryzhenko and Victor Smirnov-Golovanov.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Fri 10 Apr

£17.50–£31.50 / 0844 854 2776

Opera House, Manchester

Fri 27 Mar

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 28 Mar

£20–£39.50 / 0844 847 2275

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Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Sarah Tipple
  • Written by: Eleanor Bergstein

See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Thu 30 Apr

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 1 May

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 2 May

£33.50–£55 / 0844 338 5000

…and 18 more dates until 23 May

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 6 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 7 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Mon 9 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

…and 5 more dates until 14 Mar

King's Hall, Ilkley

Thu 16 Apr

£17–£21

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Edinburgh International Festival of Middle Eastern Spirituality and Peace

The Middle East Festival draws together people from a wide range of spiritual backgrounds, cultures, traditions and communities to celebrate peace and mutual understanding via spiritual, educational, artistic and cultural events.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

Sun 8 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

Mon 9 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0131 331 4469

…and 20 more dates until 29 Mar

Sing For Your Life

Cabaret with taxidermy artist Charlie Tuesday Gates.

The Vaults, London SE1

Fri 6 Mar

£16.50 / 020 7401 9603

Sat 7 Mar

£16.50 / 020 7401 9603

Sun 8 Mar

£16.50 / 020 7401 9603

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

Fri 6 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

Sat 7 Mar

£19–£27 / 0844 871 7649

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Hedda Gabler

A new version of Henrik Ibsen's famous play Hedda Gabler from Richard Eyre, which has been directed by Amanda Gaughan. Hedda's life looks respectable enough – she has a distinguished father, a reputable husband and a good home. In order to inject some excitement into her life, she finds that she must look to the lives of…

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 20 Mar

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

Sat 21 Mar

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

Sun 22 Mar

£10 / 0131 248 4848

Preview

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Only Fools And Three Courses

Fun night of comedy and good food with the characters of Only Fools and Horses. Marlene and Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner, but will things go to plan with Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert on the guest list? Don't sit under the chandelier, though.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Fri 6 Mar

Maritime Room

£39.50 / 01702 351135

Sat 7 Mar

Maritime Room

£39.50 / 01702 351135

Croft Hotel, Darlington

Sat 14 Mar

£32.50 Includes three course meal / 01325 720319

Crown And Mitre Hotel, Carlisle

Sat 21 Mar

£34.95 includes three course meal / 01228 525 491

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Edinburgh's Festival of Ireland

A little bit of Ireland descends upon Edinburgh in the run-up to St Patrick's Day. Edinburgh's Festival of Ireland is a multi-arts, family-friendly celebration of the Emerald Isle, with storytelling, music, dance, talks, comedy and food & drink events.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Wed 11 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

Thu 12 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

Fri 13 Mar

Times & prices vary / 07855 285207

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar

Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Taking place in venues as diverse as The Stand to the SECC and the Kings to the Citz, the Glasgow International Comedy Festival increases in size, scope and stature every year. The 2015 event features two and a half weeks of global talents, local comics and national institutions all vying for attention, with the festival…

Various venues: Glasgow

Thu 12 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Fri 13 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Sat 14 Mar

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

…and 10 more dates until 24 Mar

Hello Dolly

Elgin Musical Theatre Proudly presents its 50th performance with our production of Jerry Herman's music and lyrical adaptation of Michael Stewarts book " Hello Dolly".

Elgin Town Hall

Fri 6 Mar

£10–£12 / 01343 562600

Sat 7 Mar

£10–£12 / 01343 562600

The Ladykillers: Henley Players

The classic black comedy in which old landlady Mrs Wilberforce is home alone with five desperate criminals posing as a string quintet whilst planning a heist.

The Kenton Theatre, Henley-on-Thames

Wed 11 Mar

£10; £12; £10 (£9) / 01491 575698

Thu 12 Mar

£10; £12; £10 (£9) / 01491 575698

Fri 13 Mar

£10; £12; £10 (£9) / 01491 575698

Sat 14 Mar

£10; £12; £10 (£9) / 01491 575698

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