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This week: 31 – 06 January

31 December 2018 |

The Animals and Children Took to The Streets, The Old Market in Brighton
Seamlessly synchronising live music, performance and storytelling with stunning films and animation, this is the wickedly twisted international hit tale from the multiple award-winning company behind Golem and The Magic Flute.
 
Who said the magic stops with Christmas?
 
 
The Old Market is located at 11a Upper Market Street, Hove, BN3 1AS


  
We The Curious Ice Rink, Bristol
It’s not too late to take a turn around the rink, so get your skates on! The perfect way to combine fun and give your legs a stretch after some quality sofa time (let’s face it) Bristol’s brilliant ice rink will be open until 6th January.
 

Image credit: Daniel Watkiss
 
Find out more here.

 
 
Craig Charles’ Funk and Soul New Year’s Day, Bristol
If you didn’t quite manage to let your hair down for NYE, or you’re just not done partying yet – Craig Charles has the Funk and Soul New Year party for you!
 
Join the BBC 6 Music DJ and renowned King of Funk, alongside special guests including The Egg, from 6pm for the grooviest New Year’s Day in town.
 

Image credit: @funkandsoulclub via Facebook
 
The White Bear is located at 133 St Michael's Hill, Bristol BS2 8BS
 
See here for tickets.

 
New Year’s Day Viennese Gala, Bridgwater Hall in Manchester
The annual Viennese Gala kicks off 2019 in glorious orchestral musical style. This year, The Blue Danube Waltz makes a welcome return, as well as one of the nation’s greatest sopranos, Ailish Tynan.
 
With pieces by Dvořák, Strauss, Waldteufel and Lehár, this Gala concert promises a spectacular start to 2019!
 

Image credit: bridgewater-hall.co.uk
 
The Bridgewater Hall is on Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS

 
 
Edinburgh’s Christmas
If you’re lucky enough to be in the land of Hogmanay, you can enjoy celebrating the New Year into 2nd January with a double Bank Holiday!
 
The Christmas Market doesn’t shut up shop until 5th January, so there’s still time to get your mulled wine fix and browse the stalls. And if you're looking for a spectacular sit-down, shows like cabaret sensation La Clique are also on until Saturday, so there’s never been a better excuse to party on.
 
Read our Christmas Markets guide for more ideas, many of which are still open for the first few days of 2019.
 

Image credit: Edinburgh’s Christmas via Facebook
 

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