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Before the week is out ...: See this

HOT ON the heels of De La Guarda and Stomp comes Blast!, another category-defying theatrical experience. The cast is made up of 70 young brass, percussion and visual performers who present high-speed choreographed routines to a musical repertoire ranging from classical to didgeridoo. There's plenty of twirling, tossing, trampolining and daring stunts. Just don't go along with a headache - it's not what you'd call a quiet night out.

Blast! runs at the Hammersmith Apollo from 14 December. Tickets from pounds 15 to pounds 28.50

(tel: 0870 606 3521)