What’s On guide

Steven Arnold in The Accrington Pals. Photo by Frazer Ashford
Steven Arnold in The Accrington Pals. Photo by Frazer Ashford

Thursday, November 13

Theatre. The Accrington Pals, starring Steven Arnold (ex-Coronation Street) at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions), £12.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. The Billy Fury Years, starring Michael King, is at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 7.30pm. Tickets £20. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk 
Musical. White Christmas will be presented by STOS at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £12, £2o, £22. Contact 0114 989 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Musical. Top Hat will be staged at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £19-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Comedy. Alan Davies at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall at 8pm. Tickets £25, £20. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Friday, November 14

Theatre. The Accrington Pals is at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 1pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions), £12.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Anthony John Clarke and Dave Pegg play at Chesterfield Library Theatre in a concert organised by Chesterfield Folk Club. Red Ruff is the support act. The concert is at 7.30pm. Tickets £11. Contact www.chesterfieldfolkclub.org/

Music. The ELO Experience bring their Back into the Blue tour to Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £2o. Contact 01298 72190 or 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Musical. White Christmas will be presented by STOS at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £13, £21, £23. Contact 0114 989 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Top Hat will be presented at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£45. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk
Comedy. Fascinating Aida bring their mix of comedy and song to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £21. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Saturday, November 15

Christmas Fayre. At Brimington Methodist Church, Hall Road, 11am to 2pm. Free entry. Stalls include cakes , gifts,

crafts, toiletries, jewellery, nearly new clothes and lunches.

Fayre. Autumn fayre at Calow Chapel Schoolroom from 2pm. Jumble sale, tombola, cakes, jewellery, books, bric a brac, spic ‘n’ span, Christmas stall, refreshments and raffle. Free admission.
Victorian Craft Fair and Market. A selection of Alfreton & District Heritage Trust’s artefacts, albums and books, including a previously seen aerial view of the old Oakerthorpe pit, will be on show at a Victorian Craft Fair and Market in Swanwick Hall School from 11am to 4pm.
Theatre. The Accrington Pals is at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 3pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions), £12.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. One Night of Queen, starring Gary Mullen, is at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £20. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. Sixties Gold, featuring The Pacemakers, The Searchers, PJ Proby, The Fortunes, Brian Poole and Chip Hawkes at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £30.50. Contact 01298 72190 or 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Musical. White Christmas will be staged at the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, at 2pm and 7.15pm. Matinee tickets £12, £20, £22 and evening tickets £13, £21, £23. Contact 0114 989 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Queen Coal at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £16. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Top Hat will be presented at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£45. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Music. Synth-pop duo Erasure play at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £35, £60. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Sunday, November 16

Music. Young Chinese sensation Ji Liu brings a feast of theatrical pieces to the the Sunday Morning Piano Series atNottingham Royal Concert Hall at 11am. Tickets £10 including tea, coffee and cake. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk 
Quiz. Inter church bible quiz featuring panels from six churches in a contest within the service at 3pm in Barrow Hill Methodist Church. Refreshments served afterwards.
Tea room. Official opening of new kitchen and tea room at Barrow Hill Methodist Church at 4pm. Refreshments served afterwards.

Comedy. Legendary entertainer Ken Dodd takes centre stage in an evening of laughter and song at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7pm. Tickets £19, £21. Contact 0114 989 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Music. John Wilson and The John Wilson Orchestra play at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £22.50, £46.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk


Monday, November 17

Theatre. Ha Ha Hood, starring Su Pollard and Cannon & Ball, will be staged at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £19, £21. 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 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Hairspray, the hit musical based in the 60s, will be presented by New Youth Theatre, at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

Tuesday, November 18

Theatre. Not About Heroes, the story of Great War poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, will be staged at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £15. 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 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Musical. Hairspray at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £1o. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre
Dance. Riverdance will be staged at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 8pm. Tickets £28-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk


Wednesday, November 19

Song. Remember When At Christmas will be presented aat Mansfield Palace Theatre at 2.30pm. Tickets £11.28, and £10.25 (concessions). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre
Talk. Masters of Mirth, a humorous talk about music hall laughter-makers, will be presentedd by Mike Storr at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50, £4.50 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Concert. Ian Brackenbury, organist and musical director of Chesterfield Parish Church, will give a recital at Staveley St John the Baptist Church at 8pm. Light refreshments will be served afterwards. There is no entrance fee but donations towards costs are gratefully received. Further details can be obtained from www.organrecitals.com
Dance. The Nutcracker will be performed by Moscow State Ballet at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £20, £23, £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 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. The Snowman will be performed by The Birmingham Repertory Theatre at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7pm. Tickets £20-£28. Contact 0114 989 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Horrible Histories present Barmy Britain at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7pm. Tickets £10-£17.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Dance. Riverdance will be staged at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 8pm. Tickets £28-£40. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Pictured: Steven Arnold in The Accrington Pals, running at the Pomegranate Theatre from November 13 to 15. Photo by Frazer Ashford