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Hot Tickets: United Kingdom

Here are this week’s Hot Tickets in the UK. Check back every Wednesday at noon, GMT for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.

Friday, February 10 Gutter Lane: Sugar and Spice Winters Delight Jekyll & Hyde, Edinburgh   On the second Friday of every month, within the Jekyll & Hyde Bar, ‘Gutter Lane,’ a bustling Victorian backstreet, staggers to life. With performers as dubious as they are memorable, there will be something to tease and excite all. The Lane itself boasts differing attractions from month to month including custom jewelry stalls, musicians and ad hoc performances. For those bold enough to walk the lane The Aerie Theatre awaits. This treasure trove for the curious is home to the heart of Gutter Lane: its performances. Here you will encounter exotic burlesque, shameful comedy, daring acrobatics and much, much more

Saturday, February 11 Anti-Valentine’s Flash Bash The Kursaal (Function Suite), Southend-on-Sea   Join the heartbreakers, home wreckers and serial daters of Essex in rebelling against stupid Cupid and his painful arrows. Love is for losers. The Seaside Sirens are back with their first annual event of the year – The Anti-Valentine’s Flash Bash. If you came to the event last year you already know you’re in for a treat! Posh venue, great bands, loads of roller girls letting their hair down and so much more. The best bit is tickets are even cheaper this year at only £8 each. Please note that due to the licensed bar and the content of some of the entertainment, this is an over 18 only event.

Saturday, February 11 Acid City Championship Wrestling: WRESTLERIOT! New Era Complex, Accrington   All titles are up for grabs as Acid City Championship Wrestling launches in Accrington with WrestleRiot! Champions will be crowned, as some of the most exciting professional wrestling talent in the world face one another in a bid to take over Acid City. Exciting storylines, extreme action and countless styles will collide in what promises to be one hell of a show! If you are a professional wrestling fan, you CAN’T afford to miss this! Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on February 8, 2012 in Hot Tickets, United Kingdom


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Hot Tickets: United Kingdom

Here are this week’s Hot Tickets in the UK. Check back every Wednesday at noon, GMT for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.

Thursday, February 02 Comedy@ The Jam Jar The Jam Jar, Dunfermline  A top night of comedy headlined by Tom Stade as featured in Live at the Apollo (BBC1), One Night Stand (Dave) and Stand-Up For the Week (Ch4) also featuring JoJo Sutherland, Tommy Reid, Stephen Manson and David Mutch.

Friday February 03 The Jitterbug Vol IV Black Cherry Lounge, Nottingham  After arriving with a bang on the Nottingham party scene last year, The Jitterbug is back for its first event of 2012. They take great pride in bringing you the very best national and international acts from the world of Electro Swing and the recent Electro Swing Peoples Favourite 2011 awards are testament to that with 4 out of 11 categories being won by acts hosted at The Jitterbug. This year is to be no exception and they kick off the year by bringing you Sound Assembly. Making waves in the Electro Swing pond, this 3-piece live act from Lancaster, fronted by Sally Bloomer, has played at countless events across the UK and recently at the Electro Swing Club in Paris. The Jitterbug is also pleased to present to you Bass for the Baby, having performed at London Decompression among other festivals, he is sure to stir things up. The Jitterbug residents: Jamko, Maxophone and Das Motz have been busy over the festive period preparing an audio and visual show which they will be unveiling for the very first time. To meet your dancing needs they will be once again providing a FREE dance class at the beginning of the evening followed by classic Swing music for social dancing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on February 1, 2012 in Hot Tickets, United Kingdom


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Hot Tickets: San Francisco

Here are this week’s hot tickets in the San Francisco area. Check back every Tuesday at noon, PST for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.

Wednesday, January 4 I The Two-Character Play by Tennessee Williams  Williams’ heartbreaking backstage saga of a brother and sister and the secrets that make them cling to one another and eventually tear them apart. Williams’ own favorite play, “The Two-Character Play” brings together all the themes of his career in one final comic drama which celebrates both life and a life in the theatre.

Thursday, January 5 I Alt. Dance – Steampunk and Electro Swing  Alt. Dance is an alternative dancefloor from a past that never existed (or a future that might yet). The folks from Swing Goth play traditional music, untraditionally and dance to have fun! Primarily focusing on Steampunk and Electro Swing, Alt. Dance is the party for “all times”! This event is partner dance positive and there’ll be vendors, a dance floor and a lounge in which to socialize. The primary format is a combination of Steampunk and Electro Swing. Read the rest of this entry »


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