NW Productions

David Upton

PACT Productions present the UK première of starke.florida: the final hours of Ted Bundy at the King’s Arms in Salford next Thursday to Saturday.

Trainspotting Live, at Preston Guild Hall Monday to Friday, is a no-holds-barred stage adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s novel that becomes an immersive audience experience.

After a year’s break, Preston Tringe is back for 2017, and will be taking place in its traditional slot in the last week of this month, from July 21 to 22. The festival will feature a number of Edinburgh preview shows and mainly be staged at the Adelphi pub or the Guild Ale House.

The UK production of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage mamboes back to the region next week for the first of two North West performances. It’s at Manchester Palace Theatre from Tuesday to Saturday and at Blackpool Opera House from  August 29 to September 2.

Bring On The Bollywood is a brand new Bollywood dance-theatre extravaganza coming to Oldham’s Coliseum Theatre from next Tuesday to Saturday.

Gutted is a one-woman show based on the true story based on a struggle with chronic illness and coming to HOME in Manchester from next Wednesday to Saturday.

Fine Comb Theatre's production of Matchsticks is part of the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival and is staged next Tuesday and Wednesday at 53Two Theatre in the city.