Beck Theatre Wednesday January 11
Hellfire Comedy Club: A line-up of the hottest comedians and a tasty menu. Choose from flamin’ British beef burgers or veggie burgers. Grab yourself a cool beer and then prepare to laugh the night away. £7.50 or meal deal £11, 7.30pm. Thursday January 12 The Grumbleweeds Laughter Show: Join legendary comedy act The Grumbleweeds for a show filled to the brim with laugh-out-loud comedy routines, great singers, theatrical magic and fun for all the family in this non-stop variety spectacular. £19 or £21, 7.30pm. Friday January 13
Roy Orbison and The Traveling
Wilburys Tribute Show: The late 1980s saw the birth of one of the most famous and memorable super groups of all time The Traveling Wilburys. Pooling the talents of George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lyne, Tom Petty and Bob Dylan; the Wilburys were a real force to be reckoned with and created a sound so unique that there has never been anything quite like it. Paul Hopkins has joined up with four very talented singers and musicians who together have formed this incredible tribute show. £21 or £23, 7.30pm. Sunday January 15
The Rat Pack with special guest
Kenny Lynch: All the great hits My Way, Mr Bojangles, New York, New York, Amore, Come Fly With Me brought by three talented singers as Frank, Sammy and Dean. Special guest Kenny Lynch will be swinging into his hits including Up On The Roof and Stand By Me, plus there’s BBC music director Don Hunt with his orchestra and to add even more glamour, the stunning LA Showgirls. £25, 7.30pm. Monday January 16 The Great Big Dance Off London Heat: The GBDO is a national dance competition for primary and secondary schools across the country. This show sees secondary schools in London compete. r.
Dancers from each school can perform for up to three and a half minutes to a piece of music and style of their choosing. Who will take the title? £11 or £5, 4pm. Tuesday January 17 Film – A Street Cat Named Bob (12A): Heartwarming true story based on the book by James Bowen, owner of the real Bob. £7 or £6.50 or set meal deal £12.50, 7.30pm. Theatre Royal Windsor Thames Street, Windsor, SL4 1PS. Box Office: 01753 853 888 www.theatreroyalwindsor.co.uk
Wednesday January 11 to Saturday January 21
A Judgement In Stone: Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie.
Eunice struggles to fit in. When she joins a wealthy family as their housekeeper the very reason for her awkwardness, long hidden and deeply buried, leads inexorably to a terrible tale of murder in cold blood – on Valentine’s Day. Ruth Rendell’s brilliant plot unravels a lifetime of deceit, despair and cover-ups which, when revealed, brings a shocking revelation almost as grizzly as murder itself.
Starring Andrew Lancel, Sophie Ward and Mark Wyntner, Deborah Grant, Shirley Anne Field, Antony Costa and Ben Nealon. £16 to £32, Mon to Sat 8pm, Thurs 2.30pm, Sat 4.45pm. Lyric Hammersmith Lyric Square, King St, London W6 0QL. Box office: 020 8741 6850 www.lyric.co.uk Saturday January 14
The Tinderbox: A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three extraordinary dogs to do his bidding.
Watch the soldier’s remarkable roller coaster adventure from rags to riches and back again! Will he survive and win the love of the beautiful princess?
Norwich Puppet Theatre breathes new life into Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale of magic, bravery and love with puppetry, animation and music. Suitable for ages four to 11. £8, 11am and 1pm.