What’s On guide

Echoed in Earth, feaaturing festival organiser Mike McMaster (right).
Echoed in Earth, feaaturing festival organiser Mike McMaster (right).

September 3

Family. Longshaw Sheepdog Trials at Longshaw Estate, near Hathersage, from 7.15am to 5pm. Admission £5. Contact 01433 433 651852 or www.longshawsheepdog.co.uk

Exhibition. Life on the Edge: Ice Age Frontier at Weston Park, Sheffield, until September 20. Open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm, Sunday from 11am to 4pm. Admission free. Contact 0114 2782600 or email: info@museums-sheffield.org.uk

Exhibition. Steel City, City on the Move by Jo Peel at the Millennium Gallery, Sheffield, until October 11. Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to 4pm. Admission free. Contact 0114 2782600 or email: info@museums-sheffield.org.uk

Theatre. A Little Night Music by Stephen Sondheim will be presented by Present Company at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £14-£17. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Jekyll and Hyde, a new adaptation by Nicholas Briggs, at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. 21,000 Miles of Rail, a one-woman show about commuting on trains, at the Crucible Theatre studio, Sheffield, at 7.45pm. Admission £12. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

September 4

Family. Longshaw Sheepdog Trials at Longshaw Estate, near Hathersage, from 7.15am to 5pm. Admission £5. Contact 01433 433 651852 or www.longshawsheepdog.co.uk

Country fair. Katy Ashworth from CBeebies, British Scurry & Trials Driving, commercial vehicles parade and Allcomers Dog Racing with Adrian Francis are among the attractions at Chatsworth Country Fair. Gates open at 9.am. Programme runs from 10.30am to 6.30pm. Tickets £20, free entry for under 14s.

Theatre. A Little Night Music at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £14-£17. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Fuzzy Felt World play at the Old Clubhouse, Buxton.

Film. The 39 Steps will be shown at Stockport Plaza at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50, £5.50 (concessions), £4.50 (film club members). Contact 0161 477 7799 or www.stockportplaza.co.uk

Theatre. Jekyll and Hyde will be staged at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Comedy. Buxton Buzz Comedy Club, with Barry Dodds, Bryan Lacey and Jo D’Arcy, at Pavilion Arts Centre, 8pm. Tickets £7 (advance), £10 (door). Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Spa Town Rock ‘n’ Rollers at Buxton Working Men’s Club present Rock Back The Clock and Looney Tunes Disco. Members free, guests £2.

Music. Folk-rock band 3 Eyed Fox play at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Comedy. Sean Hughes presents his new show Mumbo Jumbo at the Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield, at 7.45pm. Tickets £15. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

September 5

Family. Longshaw Sheepdog Trials at Longshaw Estate, near Hathersage, from 7.15am to 5pm. Admission £5. Contact 01433 433 651852 or www.longshawsheepdog.co.uk

Country fair. Great British Bake Off star Mary Berry heads the cookery demonstrations at Chatsworth Country Fair. Attractions will include the Ukrainian Cossack Stunt Team, Essex Dog Display Team and The Global Stars Aerobatic Display Team. Gates open at 9.00am. Programme runs from 10.30am to 6.30pm. Tickets £22.50, free entry for under 14s.

Festival. Ben Ottewell of Gomez fame tops Ale House Rocks at the Square & Compass, Darley Dale, 12 noon to 11pm. Tickets to festival only £8, entry to festival and camping on Friday and Saturday £22, entry to festival and camping on Saturday only £16. Tickets can be purchased online at www.wegottickets.com/f/8912. For more information, see www.alehouserocks.co.uk

Theatre. A Little Night Music at Buxton Opera House at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £14-£17. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Jekyll and Hyde at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 3pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Rock ‘n’ roll band The Rapids and powerhouse vocalist Rebecca Daniels entertain the Edgefold Club, Matlock.

Music. Rhythm ‘n’ blues band Cry Baby & Hoochie Coochie Boys play at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Music. Ian McNabb, founder and lead singer of the Icicle Works, brings his solo show to Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £12.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

September 6

Dog show. Hayfield Hounds Dog Show at Hayfield Cricket Club at 10am, in aid of Hounds First Sighthound Rescue. Contact Tracey on 01663 741158.

Family. YHA Youlgreave is opening its doors to the public enabling them to explore everything that the youth hostelhas to offer as well as trying their hand at a fun activity or two. Open from 12 noon to 4pm. Free entry.

Open garden. The Lilies in Matlock is opening its gate to the public to raise money for charity. The one-acre garden is at the top of a wooded valley and has three ponds, a separate cottage-style garden and a stream. Open 11.30am to 5pm. Admission £3, children free.

Country fair. Cookery demonstrations from John Torode, displays by The Red Arrows and parachute team Jump4Heroes are among attractions at Chatsworth Country Fair. Programme runs from 10.30am to 6.30pm. Tickets £22.50, free entry for under 14s.

Film. Thomas & Friends: Sodor’s Legend Of The Lost Treasure at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 1pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions, student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Danny Collins at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 4pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions, student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Chronology plays jazz at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 1pm. Tickets £7 in advance, £9 on door. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk
Dance. Chris Johnson provides the music for dancing at Edgefold Club, Matlock.

September 7

Theatre. A Murder Is Announced, starring Judy Cornwell, at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£25. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. East is East, starring Pauline McLynn (Father Ted, Shameless), at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

September 8

Comedy. Ship of Fools Standup presents Nina Gillian, Paul Jones and Alan Seaman at Number 13, Market Street/South Avenue, Buxton. 9pm. £6/£5 concessions.

Theatre. A Murder is Announced at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£25. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. East is East at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

September 9

Theatre. A Murder is Announced at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2pm and 7.30pm. Matinee tickets £19-£23, evening tickets £20-£25. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Dance. Steve provides the music for dancing at the Edgefold Club, Matlock.

Theatre. East is East at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk