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Peter Powers

Hypnotist act from Powers, who has been called 'the Ali G of stage hypnosis'. Please note the Fri show is a 'Fun Night Friday', Sat 7.30pm show is 'Saucy Saturday' (safe for teens) and the Sat 'Midnight Madness' is over 18s only.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 15 Aug

£12.50–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning) Peter Powers Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 22 Aug

£12.50–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning) Peter Powers Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 29 Aug

£12.50–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning) Peter Powers Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Udderbelly Festival

A massive multi-arts festival takes over the Southbank for the best part of a raucous three months, with music, comedy, theatre and family-friendly shows aplenty. The 2015 programme includes stand up from Katherine Ryan, James Acaster and Richard Herring; bubble fun for kids with The Amazing Bubble Man; and circus…

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Thu 7 May

£15.50

Andy Zaltzman (& Guests): Satirist for Hire Election Special

Fri 8 May

£15.50

Knightmare Live - Level 2

Mon 11 May

£12.50

Comedy in the Dark

…and 7 more dates until 17 Jul

Guttersnipe Theatre: You Before Me

A new play exploring the turbulence of adolescence as seventeen year old Josie's world is contrasted with her mother, Sara's, secret past. Josie sprawls on her bed, caught between teenage dreams and adulthood. Sara's past is played out as she transforms from a headstrong teen, planning her life with her best friend over…

Academy Of Creative Training, Brighton

Wed 6 May

The Lantern

£8.50 (£6.50) / 01273 818266

The Basil Brush Show

Basil Brush and his human chum Mr Stephen (aka Chris Pizzey) present to you a show jam packed with fun, storytelling and song.

The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury

Thu 28 May

£11.25–£14.75 / 01684 295 074

Brighton Beam: My Friend Lester

This sell-out show of the last two festivals is back, now with a live band! Billie Holiday and saxophonist Lester Young played and recorded such achingly beautiful music together it was impossible for many to believe they were not lovers. This magical and moving story tells the untold tale of their romance through some of…

The Rialto Theatre, Brighton

Sun 24 May

£10 (£8) / 01273 725230

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Crow's Nest Theatre Company: The Positive Hour

Seven people seeking happiness, most deluded and some heading for self destruction. From a strung-out social worker striving to bring empowerment, to an eight year old girl struggling to find her place in the world. Both hilarious and deeply disturbing, 'The Positive Hour' addresses sexuality, gender, empowerment…

Academy Of Creative Training, Brighton

Fri 22 May

The Lantern

£10 (£7.50) / 01273 818266

Thu 28 May

The Lantern

£10 (£7.50) / 01273 818266

The Dark Room: Arena Spectacularrrgh

Live, interactive video game (and YouTube sensation) in which contestants need to muster all their nerves and wits to defeat the giant floating head and escape the room.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 15 May

£12.50

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

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

The story of one of music's most compelling duos.

The Brook, Southampton

Sat 2 May

£18; £16 adv / 023 8055 5366

Tower of Illusion

Rally together a team of five or less and battle your way through the Tower of Illusion. Throughout your journey you must work together to defy illusion, solve riddles, challenge mystery and confront the unknown in a unique treasure hunt.

Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Jun

Over-14s only

£20 (£18; Children £12) / 0131 226 3709

Part of Edinburgh International Magic Festival.

Tue 30 Jun

Over-14s only

£20 (£18; Children £12) / 0131 226 3709

Part of Edinburgh International Magic Festival.

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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 Black Hoods Cabaret

Knuckle and Joint Bear witness to the debauchery and murder of some of the most decrepit puppets to crawl out of a back alley. A puppet cabaret for adults that will charm you into darkness and mayhem, as a pair of calamitous puppeteers manipulate a variety of disturbed and troubled puppets. Revel in a cabaret with a…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Theatre 3

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Theatre 3

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Theatre 3

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 22 Aug

Christeene: The Christeene Machine

  • 4 stars

A gender-blending booty-pounding queer musical.

The Laundry, London E8

Sun 10 May

£16.50

Club Perverts

Cult comedy duo EastEnd Cabaret bring together a secret line-up of the hottest, weirdest and funniest comedy and variety acts in London for a night of unbelievable and unpredictable entertainment.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Fri 5 Jun

£15–£23.50 wonder seats; £15–£18.50 (£11–£17; £32) / 0844 545 8282

Fri 12 Jun

£15–£23.50 wonder seats; £15–£18.50 (£11–£17; £32) / 0844 545 8282

The Generation Of Z: Apocalypse

After critically acclaimed runs in New Zealand and at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival, The Generation of Z: Apocalypse brings its spine tingling, adrenaline pumping show to a purpose built venue in East London from 4th April.

Dept. W, London E1

Wed 29 Apr

£25–£42.50

Thu 30 Apr

£25–£42.50

Fri 1 May

£25–£42.50

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House Of Burlesque: Straight Up

Music and drama inspired by the nation's favourite pastime the demon drink, with International showgirl superstar Miss Tempest Rose leading you through the contents of her liquor cabinet.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Thu 28 May

£10–£25.50; £15–£21.50 wonder seats (£15–£16; £32) / 0844 545 8282

Thu 11 Jun

£10–£25.50; £15–£21.50 wonder seats (£15–£16; £32) / 0844 545 8282

Thu 25 Jun

£10–£25.50; £15–£21.50 wonder seats (£15–£16; £32) / 0844 545 8282

…and 8 more dates until 24 Sep

The Ladyboys of Bangkok

The colourful and light-hearted cabaret style-musical featuring the trans-gender showgirls of Thailand's capital.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 5 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Thu 10 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Fri 11 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

…and 10 more dates until 3 Oct

The Sabai Pavilion, Dundee

Fri 3 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

Sat 4 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

Mon 6 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

…and 5 more dates until 11 Jul

The Sabai Pavilion, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

Sun 9 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

Mon 10 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

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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

Moon Tales

Thirteen tales inspired by the old names for the full moons. Under a Hunters Moon, a middle-aged 'cougar' plots her next conquest, two sisters wish life were a story in Egg Moon, while in 16th century Yorkshire a woman contemplates the Harvest Moon. This celestial body witnesses each character's explorations of the…

Exeter Street Hall, Brighton

Sat 16 May

£5; £10 (£3; £6) / 01273 561149

Paines Plough and Pentabus Theatre Company: Every Brilliant Thing

A new play about depression and the lengths we will go to for those we love. Every Brilliant Thing returns to the UK hot from a 16-week run off-Broadway by Duncan Macmillan with Johnny Donahoe.

Roundabout at Regency Square, Brighton

Wed 20 May

£15 Sat & Sun; £13 Tue & Wed; £10 under 26s

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Periplum and Corn Exchange Newbury: 451

Inspired by Ray Bradbury's visionary novel Fahrenheit 451, this incendiary outdoor performance recounts the story of a society in which books are banned and firemen are employed to burn them. Bradbury's classic text has proven prophetic, reflected in the rise of the ipad, surveillance, interactive media, the televised…

Preston Barracks, Brighton

Sat 16 May

Free

Roundabout: Lungs

Duncan Macmillan's story about a couple who want to try for a child for the right reasons, but in a time of political unrest, overpopulation and a change in the weather, what are the right reasons?

Roundabout at Regency Square, Brighton

Thu 7 May

£13 weekday; £15 weekend; £10 under 26s

Fri 8 May

£13 weekday; £15 weekend; £10 under 26s

Tue 12 May

£13 weekday; £15 weekend; £10 under 26s

…and 5 more dates until 22 May

The Sweet Release

Sweet Venues This is how your night at the Fringe ends, not with a whimper, but a bang! Join us as we present the hottest up and coming acts from all across the Fringe for our late night revue. Check out our Twitter feed @sweet_release18 and website to find out which new Fringe acts will be performing here every night…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 29 Aug

The Ted Bundy Project

A performance based on an interview with the serial killer Bundy on the day before his execution.

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Thu 4 Jun

£8.50 (Children £5 under 18s) / 01473 295 900

Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1V

Sat 9 May

£12.50 / 020 7739 6176

Twonkey's Stinking Bishop

The Hilarious Living Spectacle Paul Vickers Performs: ‘A dog's dinner of unexpected, absurd, even offensive content. It’s also a classic’ ★★★★ (Time Out). ’A sublime cloud of nonsense’ ★★★★ (Scotsman). ‘Oddly entertaining and utterly bizarre.’ ★★★★ (FringeGuru.com). ‘Mind-boggling from start to finish’ ★★★…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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