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That’ll Be The Day heads for the area

That’ll Be The Day is to be performed at the Winding Wheel in Chesterfield, on Saturday, April 29, from 7.30pm.

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A Sheffield People's Theatre Co-Production with Slung Low
Camelot: The Shining City

By James Phillips

Alan Lane
Director
David Farley
Designer
Matt Angrove
Sound Designer
Heather Fenoughty
Composer
Lucy Hind
Movement Director

Young talent in national theatrical celebration

Young members of Sheffield People’s Theatre are to take part in a national celebration of theatre.

Theatre and Comedy
Chance to appear in COAL performances at Derby Theatre

Chance to appear in COAL performances at Derby Theatre

There is to be a unique chance for four women to join the cast of Gary Clarke’s COAL later this year at Derby Theatre.

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Trevor seeks the truth in Jack the Ripper case

Trevor seeks the truth in Jack the Ripper case

You can see Trevor Marriott’s latest show, called Jack The Ripper: The Real Truth, at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on March 30.

Theatre and Comedy
Dream of a musical comes to Chesterfield venue

Dream of a musical comes to Chesterfield venue

Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical returns to celebrate ten years of the multi-million selling albums that inspired the Olivier Award nominated musical.

Music
Tony’s back to lay down the law in his new comedy show

Tony’s back to lay down the law in his new comedy show

Multi award-winning comedian Tony Law is back on the road with the inimitable surreal comedy-art that has made him one of the most celebrated live performers in the UK.

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Get sucked into Greene’s spy tale at Buxton Opera House

Get sucked into Greene’s spy tale at Buxton Opera House

Innovative theatre company Creative Cow brings an evening of hilarity and satire to Buxton Opera House from April 20-22 in a witty adaptation of Graham Greene’s spy thriller Our Man in Havana.

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Birmingham Stage Company presents Gangsta Granny by David Walliams.  

CAST

Gilly Tompkins - Granny

Ashley Cousins - Ben

Laura Girling - Mum

Ben Martin - Dad

Umar Malik - Raj

Alison Fitzjohn - Matron

Richard James - Doctor

Louise Bailey - Queen & Female Undestudy

Aaron Thiara - Male Understudy

 

CREATIVE TEAM

Adapter and Director - Neal Foster

Designer - Jackie Trousdale

Lighting Designer - Jason Taylor

Composer - Jak Poore

Sound Designer - Nick Sagar

Choreographers - Paul Chantry & Rae Piper of Chantry Dance Company

Production Manager - Adrian Littlejohns

Hit book Gangsta Granny takes to the stage at Buxton Opera House

Birmingham Stage Company, the acclaimed producers of Horrible Histories, George’s Marvellous Medicine and Tom’s Midnight Garden, are bringing their world premiere tour of David Walliams’s Gangsta Granny to Buxton Opera House from April 12-16.

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Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham

Photo by Martine Hamilton Knight

Take a trip to Broadway with choir, orchestra and West End star

The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra join forces with the renowned Nottingham Trent University Choir and West End star, Kerry Ellis for a musical extravaganza featuring some of the most popular Broadway hits.

Music
Couple in front of wall.

INTERVIEW: Actor Ben Addis on his role in Betrayal at Derby Theatre

Ben Addis is one of the stars of the production of Betrayal at Derby Theatre, from March 17-April 1.

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VIDEO: Doing a Harry Worth...to celebrate Yorkshire comedy legend's 100th birthday

Yorkshire comedy legend Harry Worth gave the world the 'miraculous levitation' - where you stand next to a shop window, raise an arm and a leg and the hilarious reflection looks like you are floating in the air.
Whats on
Soap star Sam to glide into town for Pomegranate panto

Soap star Sam to glide into town for Pomegranate panto

A hunky soap star and Dancing on Ice champion is set to glide onto the stage at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, this Christmas when he stars in The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan.

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Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Comic and Sci-Fi fans unite. EM-Con, the biggest film and television convention in the East Midlands, is coming back to the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham next month and tickets are on sale now.

Arts
Catch Caton as he heads into the Spotlight

Catch Caton as he heads into the Spotlight

Spotlight Comedy Club returns to Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on Thursday, March 16, for a bill of laughter headed by Nathan Caton.

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Adventurer Levison will bring show to Winding Wheel

Adventurer Levison will bring show to Winding Wheel

Best-selling author, photographer and TV presenter Levison Wood will be bringing his touring show to Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on March 12, sharing his experiences and exploits as a modern day explorer.

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Lots of laughter at Darley Dale venue as Funhouse returns

Lots of laughter at Darley Dale venue as Funhouse returns

Funhouse Comedy Club returns to The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale, on Friday, March 10 for a night of fun and laughter.

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Count on Arthur for laughter at his Derbyshire shows

Count on Arthur for laughter at his Derbyshire shows

Count Arthur Strong presents his show The Sound of Mucus at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on March 10 and Buxton Opera House on March 12.

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Bakewell Youth Theatre members hit the stage in Fame Junior

Bakewell Youth Theatre members hit the stage in Fame Junior

The next Bakewell Youth Theatre production is to be Fame Junior, taking place at the town’s Medway Centre from March 9-11, starting at 7.30pm.

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