What’s On guide

Psm Ayres at Buxton Opera House on November 23
Psm Ayres at Buxton Opera House on November 23

November 19

Talk. Jane Middleton-Smith, archivist for John Smedley Ltd, will give a talk on the Derbyshire-based knitwear company, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 11am. Admission £5 to include soup and a roll.

Theatre. Dark & Lovely will be presented at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 5pm and 8pm. Tickets £10. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www,sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Macbeth will be presented by The Pantaloons Theatre Company at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Legally Blonde, musical presented by STOS, at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.15pm Tickets £12-£22. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www,sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

November 20

Music. Firewire play classic rock covers at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Theatre. Dark & Lovely will be presented at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre at 5pm and 8pm. Tickets £10. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www,sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Legally Blonde at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.15pm Tickets £13-£23. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www,sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Nils Lofgren at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £36-£46.75. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Talk. Only Fools and Boycie in which John Challis will be sharing anecotes from his time on Only Fools and Horses and working with some of the biggest names in showbusiness, at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Hasland Theatre Company present Animal Farm by George Orwell at The Playhouse, Hasland, at 7.30pm. Tickets £7.50 (exclusive of booking fee). Contact 01246 272271 or www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/106892

Comedy. Roy Chubby Brown bringing his adults-only show to the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield at 7.30pm. Tickets £20.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Song. Chesterfield Operatic Society celebrates 110 years with songs from the shows at the town’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £12. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Go West and Nik Kershaw, with special guests T’Pau, at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £27.50-£31.50. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

November 21

Theatre. Legally Blonde at Sheffield Lyceum at 2pm and 7.15pm. Matinee tickets @12-£22, evening tickets £13-£23. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www,sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Northern Soul DJ Club at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, at 8pm.

Theatre. He Wore A Red Hat, presented by New Perspectives Theatre Company, at Glebe Field Centre, Crich, at 7pm. Tickets £8-£11.15. Contact www.ticketsource.co.uk/ boxoffice/venueplan/dFkLtmWtYvKL

Burlesque. Buxton Opera House is hosting An Evening of Burlesque at 7.30pm. Suitable for 18 and over only. Tickets £23-£25.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Lau at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets £19. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Song. Chesterfield Operatic Society presents songs from the shows at the town’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £12. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

November 22

Children. Father Christmas Needs A Wee will be presented by TaleGate Theatre Productions at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield. Suitable for children under 7 years. Performances at 11am and 2pm. Tickets £13.50 and £11.50 (child). £44 (family ticket, two adults, two children). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Talk. Adam Partidge, star of Flog It, Bargain Hunt and Cash in the Attic, will present a light and humorous overview of the antiques industry, in Travel with my Gavel, at Buxton Opera House at 2.30pm. Tickets £14.50-£19. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Dance. Buxton Community School Year 11 BTEC dance students present their show entitled Silhouettes at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7pm. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Variety. The Ken Dodd Happiness Show is at Sheffield Lyceum at 7pm. Tickets £19-£22. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Song. Buxton Musical Society presents Messiah at St John’s Church, Buxton, with soloists Julie Cooper (soprano), David Gould (counter-tenor), Andrew Mackenzie Wicks (tenor), Matthew Hargreaves (bass) and conducted by Michael Williams. The performance starts at 7.30pm. Tickets £12, £10.50 (concessions) and free admission for children. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, featuring special guest KT Tunstall, at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £32.46-£39.60. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

November 23

Music. Ensemble 360 at the Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield, at 12.45pm. Tickets £11, £7.50 (concessions) and £5 (students, under 18s). Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Talk. Poet and author Pam Ayres is celebrating 40 years since appearing on TV talent show Opportunity Knocks. a television show which launched her career. She shares her stories of the entertainment world at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £23.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Dance. The Nutcracker will be presented by Moscow Ballet - La Classique at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £27.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. The Waterboys perform at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £31.35 to £35.75. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Theatre. Rebecca, stage adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s story, will be presented at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26.50 Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

November 24

Music. The Sensational 60s Experience, starring Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, Steve Ellis (voice of Love Affair), New Amen Corner, Union Gap uk and hosted by Alan Moscar from Freddie & The Dreamers, is at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £30. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Rebecca at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26.50 Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Bellowhead: The Final Tour at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 8pm. Standing £21, seated £26; to check ticket availability contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

November 25

Talk. White Peak/Dark Peak is the theme of Peter Machan’s talk at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50, £4.95. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Dance. Centre Stage, presented by Sue Jones and Kickers Dance Studios, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7pm. Tickets £11. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Song. Thea Gilmore performs at Sheffield City Hall’s memorial hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £24.20. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Theatre. Rebecca at Sheffield Lyceum at 7.45pm. Tickets £18-£26.50 Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Glitz, Blitz and 70s Hitz, with Sweet, Mud 2 and The Rubettes at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £30.25 to £32.45. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk