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The Devil Himself

Following the sudden and unexpected death of his partner, John finds himself at a loss to understand why and how this has happened. He struggles with grief and depression until one night he decides to end it all. Yet at the point of his own demise, John makes a deal with Death to journey to hell to find and retrieve his…

New River Studios, London N4

Sat 25 Apr

£5

Janis Joplin: Full Tilt

  • 4 stars

A celebration of Janis Joplin. Written by Peter Arnott and directed by Cora Bissett.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Mon 24 Aug

£15 / 0131 668 2019

Tue 25 Aug

£15 / 0131 668 2019

Wed 26 Aug

£15 / 0131 668 2019

…and 3 more dates until 30 Aug

Late Night Dark Cabaret - Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival 2015

Late night cabaret and definitely not for the faint-hearted. Join ROSIE LUGOSI - The Lesbian Vampire Queen of Manchester, for a show celebrating the darker side of burlesque Starring: TRONICAT LE MIEZ (Germany) LOU SAFIRE MIMI AMORE RAVEN NOIR

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre

Fri 1 May

£15 / 01422 843907

London Wonderground

A smorgasbord of curiosities back for its third year at the Southbank Centre. Highlights include headline show LIMBO, as well as your fair share of cabaret, comedy and theatre.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Wed 27 May

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 30 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Wed 3 Jun

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Mat Ricardo: Showman

…and 24 more dates until 25 Sep

Sue Buckmaster: The Puppet Whisperer

Un-rehearsed and improvised puppetry by the Artistic Director of Theatre-Rites.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Tue 12 May

£10 (£8) / 020 7223 2223

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14/48 Theatre Festival

A festival of collaborative drama in which every play has been put together in 48 hours by a talented team of writers, directors, actors, designers and musicians.

The Y, Leicester

Fri 8 May

£7 (£5) / 0116 255 7066

Sat 9 May

£7 (£5) / 0116 255 7066

14/48 Wolverhampton

Seven directors, seven writers and 25 actors team up to perform 14 world premier performances in just two days.

Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton

Fri 12 Jun

£10 two nights; £8 (£5) / 01902 321321

Sat 13 Jun

£10 two nights; £8 (£5) / 01902 321321

1448 London

The countdown begins to the first 1448 London at The LOST Theatre on the 7th and 8th August 2015.14/48 London is a Satellite of “The world’s quickest theatre festival” in which 14 new plays are written, directed and performed all within 48 hours. It is a ‘live brief’ networking opportunity, a new writing festival, theatre…

LOST Theatre, London SW8

Fri 7 Aug

£8–£9 / 0844 847 1680

Sat 8 Aug

£8–£9 / 0844 847 1680

2015 At The Sands

All our 2015 shows are now On Sale. From Ray Quinn in concert & GlamMantics, to Legends.

The Sands Venue, Blackpool

Sat 25 Apr

£10 / 01253 625262

Sun 26 Apr

£10 / 01253 625262

Mon 27 Apr

£10 / 01253 625262

…and 248 more dates until 31 Dec

4 Guys Chillin'

A graphic, gripping, funny and frank verbatim drama exposing the gay Chill-out scene. "Wanna pair of shorts? Shot of G? Line of Meth?" From surgeons to students, couples to kink; guys that love it and lost guys longing to be loved. An original look into a drug-fuelled, hedonistic, highly secret world of chem-sex, Grindr…

The Other Place, Brighton

Fri 22 May

£10 (£8.50) / 07800 983 290

Sun 24 May

£10 (£8.50) / 07800 983 290

Mon 25 May

£10 (£8.50) / 07800 983 290

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451

Inspired by Ray Bradbury's visionary novel Fahrenheit 451, this is a breathtaking 360-degree surround performance with immersive sound installation, high-octane dramatic action and pyrotechnics to engulf your senses.

St James Development Site, Norwich

Fri 22 May

Free / 01603 677100

  • 22:00 – 22:45 451 St James Development Site, Norwich

The Absence Of

Plexus Theatre Company Do you feel there was anything missing between you and your parents? The Absence Of is the first piece of work created by eight BRIT School theatre students: Plexus Theatre Company. This work shows a new and sophisticated teenage opinion yet to be heard. The Absence Of explores the relationship…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh

Mon 10 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 15 Aug

Absolute Truth About Absolutely Everything

  • Directed by: Matthew Evans

Contemporary theatre-maker Ollie Hawes presents work-in-progress on a piece exploring how we feel about the way in which we are all corrupted by The System.

Camden People's Theatre, London NW1

Thu 14 May

£10 (£8) / 020 7419 4841

Fri 15 May

£10 (£8) / 020 7419 4841

After Party

Immersive historical theatre piece about Schubert and friends partying hard.

COSY CLUB SALISBURY, Salisbury

Wed 27 May

£12

  • 22:00 – 23:00 After Party COSY CLUB SALISBURY, Salisbury

After Party Re:Sound Music Theatre

Four musicians play the parts of Franz Schubert and his friends in this immersive musical tribute to the composers work and influence.

The Cosy Club, Salisbury

Wed 27 May

£12 10 if bought with A Shubertiade / 01722 334824

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After We Danced

NoLogo Productions Fran and Finn met in 1952. He had just completed his national service, she was living with her overly protective father. They spent one glorious summer together then never saw each other again. Sixty years later they are getting married. What are the secrets that kept them apart? NoLogo Productions…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Space 3

£5 (£4) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Space 3

£5 (£4) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Space 3

£8 (£6.50) / 0845 508 8316

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 22 Aug

All That Fall

  • Directed by: Gavin Quinn
  • Written by: Samuel Beckett

Pan Pan Theatre presents Samuel Beckett's first radio play with the audience seated in rocking chairs, multiple speakers and ambient lighting.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Wed 10 Jun

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Thu 11 Jun

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Fri 12 Jun

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

…and 9 more dates until 21 Jun

Alt-Eurovision Warm-Up

Alternative cabaret acts present their take on classic Eurovision moments.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Sat 16 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Angry

The Pub Corner Poets Seven of those angry youths that you've been hearing about on the news have stopped drinking and whining long enough to build something they can actually be proud of. Are you angry? Come and watch a bunch of twenty-somethings in their pants, as they punch drums and each other to prove some sort of…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Mon 17 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 18 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 19 Aug

International 4

£7 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 23 Aug

Anne Finnegan Theatre School

The talented students, past and present, present a dance and drama showcase.

Z-Arts, Manchester

Fri 3 Jul

£10 / 0161 226 1912

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As You Like It

  • Directed by: Blanche McIntyre

Classic Shakespearean comedy.

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London SE1

Fri 14 Aug

£5 standing; £16–£43 seated / 020 7401 9919

The Ascension of Mrs Leech

The King's Players When Mrs Leech (74, Chairman of the Boules Club) dies, she is fortunate enough to be afforded a place in heaven. It isn't long, however, before her busy-body attitude and grey-haired determination get her caught up in a celestial squabble. Whilst forming friendships with a group of dissatisfied…

Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Mint Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Mint Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Mint Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 29 Aug

An Audience With Henry Viii

His Majesty does not have syphilis. He wants to make that quite clear & as for the wives-there were perfectly good reasons why they had to go. And if we're asking the awkward questions, Henry has one for us-where is God? Henry has been waiting 468 years to meet God and he's running out of patience. The 16th Century…

The Lantern Theatre, Brighton

Thu 14 May

£7–£9

Wed 27 May

£7–£9

An Audience with Henry VIII

His Majesty does not have syphilis. He wants to make that quite clear and as for the wives - there were perfectly good reasons why they had to go. And if we're asking the awkward questions, Henry has one for us- where is God? Henry has been waiting 468 years to meet God and he's running out of patience. The 16th Century…

Academy Of Creative Training, Brighton

Thu 14 May

The Lantern

£9 (£7) / 01273 818266

Augustus And The Holy Grail

Leave your boring life behind you and come on a quest for the Holy Grail. Follow Sir Augustus (the so-called Knight of the Trestle Table) on his journey of discovery and his adventures with the Naked Rambler. See how he found peace and happiness in the unlikeliest of places and how you can too. All will be revealed.

Laughing Horse @ The Quadrant, Brighton

Mon 18 May

Free

Tue 19 May

Free

Wed 20 May

Free

Thu 21 May

Free

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