Our What’s On Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Oran Mor, Glasgow, February 27
The mind-reading duo DNA present their brand new show We Know What You’re Thinking About.
Circus of Horrors
Caird Hall, Dundee, February 22
Roller-coaster of a show that features sword swallowers whirlwind acrobats, sensational aerialists, knife-throwing and lots more.
Ghost The Musical
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, February 28 – March 2
Stage adaptation of the classic movie which starred Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore. The story of Sam and Molly guarantees laughs and tears.
Various venues, Aberdeen, February 22 – 24
Aberdeen’s crime-writing festival, with Ann Cleeves and Christopher Brookmyre among the guests.
Arts Across Learning Festival
Various venues, Aberdeen, February 25 – March 8
More than 200 free events that aim to encourage stronger bonds between pupils, teachers and arts and cultural bodies.
Scottish Fiddle Orchestra
Concert Hall, Perth, February 23
Conductor Blair Parham conducts the fiddlers, who will be supported by top Scottish vocalists and a local pipe band.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.