What’s On guide

Amanda Ryan as Joy Davidman and Stephen Boxer as C.S. Lewis in Shadowlands at Chesterfield's Pomegranate Theatre from May 16 to 21.
Amanda Ryan as Joy Davidman and Stephen Boxer as C.S. Lewis in Shadowlands at Chesterfield's Pomegranate Theatre from May 16 to 21.

May 12

Lecture. Retired mining surveyor Robert Bradley will talk about the mines of Derbyshire at Cromford Mills at 7pm. Tickets £7.50, including cheese and wine served from 7pm to 7.30pm. Contact 01629 823256 or visit www. cromfordmills.org.uk.

Theatre. Out of This World, a performance arts showcase, presented by Chesterfield College’s Foundation Studies department at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7pm. Tickets £5.50. Contact Helen Davie on 01246 500650 or email: davie@chesterfield.ac.uk

Theatre. Barnum at Sheffield City Hall at 7.15pm. Tickets £12.10-£20.90 (full) or £11-£19.80 (concessions). Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Theatre. Boogie Nights at the Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield, presented by Southey Musical Theatre Company, at 7.15pm. Tickets £14. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.TheMontgomery.org.uk

Music. Ultimate Bowie, starring Ed Blaney, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £18-£20. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Girls With Balls at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £16. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. End of the Rainbow, starring Lisa Maxwell as Judy Garland and Gary Wilmot, at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £21-£29 or £18.50-£26.50 (concessions). Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

May 13

Music. Da Capo Duo play at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 1pm.Tickets £7 (advance), £10 on door. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Boogie Nights at the Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield,at 7.15pm. Tickets £14. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.TheMontgomery.org.uk

Music. The Rat Pack, including Becky O’Brien as Judy Garland, perform at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.50-£22..50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. End of the Rainbow at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £21-£29 or £18.50-£26.50 (concessions). Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Comedy. Steve Day, Amadeus Martin and Patrick Draper perform at the Buxton Buzz Comedy Club in the town’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 8pm. Tickets £7 (advance), £10 (on door). Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Variety. All-male entertainers Forbidden Nights, as seen on Britain’s Got Talent and The Only Way is Essex, in adults-only show to Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 8pm. For ages 18 upwards. Tickets £25.50 and £22. Contact 01245 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Comedy. Mark Steel: Who Do I Think I Am at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Suitable for 14 years upwards. Tickets £17. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Nu-disco trio Patawawa will be supported by Big Sur at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, at 9pm. Tickets £5 (advance) or £7 (on door).

May 14

Art and craft fair. Lady Manners School Parents’ Association hosts its first art and craft fair from 10am to 4pm in the school. There will be unique creations for every budget and demonstrations. Admission £2, children free. For further informantion, email: parentsassociationlms@gmail.com Plant sale. North Derbyshire Cottage Garden Society will hold a plant sale at Cromford Mill yard from 1.30pm to 4pm. Free entry. Call 01629 823256 or visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Theatre. Boogie Nights at the Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield,at 2.15pm and 7.15pm. Tickets £14. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.TheMontgomery.org.uk

Theatre. End of the Rainbow at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 3pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £19-£27 or evening tickets £21-£29. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Stig of the Dump , at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 3pm and 7pm. Tickets £14 (adult), £12 (child, student), £48 (family ticket). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers play at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.50-£22.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Chris Helme plays at Buxton ‘s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £15. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. The Rubettes, featuring Alan Williams, at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 7.30pm. Tickets £22. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. The Keepers play at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, at 9pm.

May 15

Art and craft fair. Lady Manners School Parents’ Association hosts its first art and craft fair from 10am to 4pm in the school. There will be unique creations for every budget and demonstrations. Admission £2, children free. For further informantion, email: parentsassociationlms@gmail.com Woodcrafts. Watch demonstrations of wood turning on a lathe and woodcarving at Cromford Mill yard from 10am to 4pm. Free admission. Visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk for further details or phone 01629 823256.

Art. Susan Trentham will be displaying her art featuring paintings, prints, and handpainted slate and granite giftware, at Cromford Mill. Meet the artist between 10am and 4pm. Call 01629 823256 or visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Spinning. The Arkwright Spinsters will demonstrate spinning and fibre crafting at the Gothic Warehouse, Cromford, 11am to 4pm. Call 01629 823256 or www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Tour. Guided tour of the Bodleian Libray and afternoon in Oxford. Meet at Cromford Mills for coach departure at 7.30am. Cost £45. Call 01629 823256 or www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Film. My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (12A) at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 1.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions), £4.50 (child, student). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Ironclad (15) screens at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 4.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Bye Bye Baby, the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£22. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. King King at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £22. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Music. Molly May’s open mic night at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, 9pm. Free entry.

May 16

Children. Mini Movers and Groovers, creative movement and dance for the under 5s, at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 10am. Tickets £5. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Shadowlands, starring Stephen Boxer, Amanda Ryan and Denis Lill, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £23 and £18, concessions £1 off, child £5 off. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

May 17

Choir. Kaleidoscope Community Choir at Buxton Opera House at 1pm. Tickets £3.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Shadowlands at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £23 and £18, concessions £1 off, child £5 off. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk


May 18

Theatre. Shadowlands at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2pm and 7.30pm. Matinee tickets £21 and £16, concessions £1 off, child £5 off, evening tickets £23 and £18 with concessions as previously stated. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Carol (18) at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 2.30pm. Tickets £4.50, £5 (concessions). Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Talk. Climber Andy Kirkpatrick gives a talk at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Violinist Nigel Kennedy performs at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £32.45--£48.95. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Music. Fairport Convention at Sheffield City Hall’s memorial hall at 7.30pm. Tickets £24.20. Contact 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Theatre. Flowers for Mrs Harris,new musical based on the novel by Paul Gallico, at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre at 7.30pm. Public dress rehearsal. Suggested donation £1. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk