What’s On guide

The Nutcracker at Chesterfield Pomegranate Theatre on November 4.
The Nutcracker at Chesterfield Pomegranate Theatre on November 4.

Thursday, October 30

Comedy. Justin Moorhouse headlines the Spotlight Comedy Club at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Support comes from Jonny Pelham, Peak FM’s Jon Chubb, Ian Seaburn and club founder and MC Anthony J Brown. Tickets £10.50 (advance), £12.50 (door), £7.50 (students). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Musical. Rock of Ages will be presented at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £24-£32. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Theatre. Public dress rehearsal of Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £1. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Comedy. An Evening with Gervase Phinn, tales of life as a school inspector in the Yorkshire Dales, at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £17.43, £15.38 (concessions). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Theatre. Sikes & Nancy , adapted from the grislier material in Oliver Twist, will be presented by Ladida Productions at Mansfield’s Old Library Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £12. 30. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre
Music. The Halle will present their Oscars for Orchestra concert at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £15-£35, family ticket £50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk
Theatre. Annie will be performed by Nottingham Operatic Society at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7.30pm. Tickets £15.50-£19.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Friday, October 31

Musical. Her Benny, a heart-warming rags to riches musical, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50, £15.50 (concessions), £58 (two adults, two children). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. Jackson Live in Concert at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Lecture. Prof David Hey will give an illustrated lecture on The Origins of Derbyshire Surnames at Coal Aston Methodist Church at 7.30pm. Admission £3.50. Call 01246 414847 to book or pay on door.

Musical. Rock of Ages will be presented at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 5pm and 8.30pm. Matinee tickets £22, evening tickets £26-£34. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Comedy. Alan Davies brings his Little Victories show to Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £21, £25. Contact 01298 72190 or 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Comedy. Ha Ha Hood and the Prince Of Leaves, a twisted take on the Robin Hood story, starring Su Pollard and comedy duo Cannon and Ball, will be staged at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £20.50, £19.48 (concessions). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre
Literature. Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre hosts a literary weekend. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Theatre. Annie will be performed by Nottingham Operatic Society at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £15.50-£19.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Murder-mystery. Spring Bank Arts, Buxton, is hosting a Halloween murder mystery event, featuring three-course meal, fancy dress with prizes for winning detectives and best costume. Tickets £20, from the centre or contact simonbelt@sb-it.co.uk
Comedy. Jon Richardson will be performing at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 8pm. Tickets £19.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk
Children. Join Sid from CBeebies in a show full of games, songs, poems and magic which is suitable for 3+ years at Rotherham Civic Theatre at 2pm. Tickets £12, £8 (concessions). Contact 01709 823621 or www,theatre.tickets@rotherham.gov.uk

Saturday, November 1

Musical. Her Benny, family musical, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50, £15.50 (concessions), £58 (two adults, two children). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. Wishbone Ash performs at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £23 (auditorium standing), £25 (circle unreserved standing). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Rock of Ages will be presented at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 3pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £24-£32, evening tickets £28-£34. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. Marty Wilde’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party featuring Eden Kane, John Leyton with The Wildcats, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £24.50, £26.50. Contact 01298 72190 or 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk
Song. Paul Potts, winner of Britain’s Got Talent, performs at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £22-28. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Theatre. Annie will be performed by Nottingham Operatic Society at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £15.50-£19.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Literature. Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre hosts a literary weekend. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk
Music. Handel’s Messiah will be presented by Mansfield Choral Society at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £15. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre
Music. Foster and Allen, the legendary Irish folk and country music duo. perform at Rotherham Civic Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £20. Contact 01709 823621 or www,theatre.tickets@rotherham.gov.uk

Sunday, November 2

Fair. Antique, craft and gift fair at Ashford War Memorial Institute, Ashford in the Water, 10am-4.30pm. Free admission.

Musical. Her Benny, family musical, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 1.30pm and 6pm. Tickets £17.50, £15.50 (concessions), £58 (two adults, two children). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Ballet. Swan Lake will be performed by Moscow Ballet La Classique at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7pm. Tickets £20.50 , £19.48 (concessions), £14.35 (child), £61.50 (family of four). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Literature. Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre hosts a literary weekend. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk
Music. Family music day at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall from 12 noon to 4pm. For more details visit www.trch.co.uk/familymusic

Monday, November 3

Music. Joan Armatrading performs at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm as part of her last major tour. Tickets £27.50, £29.50. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Music. The Lindisfarne Story at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £20. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is playing at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50 (circle), £15.50 (auditorium).

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Musical. The Wiz will be presented by Wickersley Youngstars at Rotherham Civic Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01709 823621 or www,theatre.tickets@rotherham.gov.uk

Tuesday, November 4

Ballet. The Nutcracker will be performed by The Russian State Ballet and Opera House at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. The performance is suitable for 5+ years. Tickets £33.50, £31.50 (concessions), £25 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www. chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Top Hat, winner of the best new musical at the Olivier Awards 2013, will be staged at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7.30pm. Tickets £19-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk
Theatre. The Merchant of Venice will be presented by Sell A Door Theatre Company at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £14, £16. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Percussion. Stomp, the smash-hit percussion show in which performers beat out rhythms using paint cans, pipes, bin lids and brooms, is at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £19-£27, Contact 0114 249 6000. 
Song. Neil Sedaka performs at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £45, £50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. The Wiz will be presented by Wickersley Youngstars at Rotherham Civic Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01709 823621 or www,theatre.tickets@rotherham.gov.uk

Wednesday, Nov 5

Theatre. The Merchant of Venice will be presented at Buxton Opera House at 1.30pm. Tickets £14, £16. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Talk. The World’s Worst Serial Killers, presented by Trevor Marriott, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £12, £10 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Percussion. Stomp, the smash-hit percussion show in which performers beat out rhythms using paint cans, pipes, bin lids and brooms, is at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £19-£27, Contact 0114 249 6000. 
Music. Buddy Holly and the Cricketers at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.96, £17.43 (concessions). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Song. Paul Carrack performs at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £29.50, £39.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Musical. Top Hat at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7.30pm. Tickets £19-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. The Wiz will be presented by Wickersley Youngstars at Rotherham Civic Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01709 823621 or www,theatre.tickets@rotherham.gov.uk

Thursday, November 6

Musical. Top Hat at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £19-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Percussion. Stomp, the smash-hit percussion show in which performers beat out rhythms using paint cans, pipes, bin lids and brooms, is at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £19-£27, Contact 0114 249 6000.