What’s On guide

Sleeping Beauty at Buxton Opera House on October 30 at 7.30pm. Photo by A|rnaiud Stephenson.
Sleeping Beauty at Buxton Opera House on October 30 at 7.30pm. Photo by A|rnaiud Stephenson.

October 27

Children. Teddy Bear’s Picnic, a fun-filled musical adventure suitable for children two years and above, is at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2pm. Tickets £14 (adult), £12 (child), £48 (family). Contact 01246 345222 or visit the website www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Sunny Afternoon, featuring the music of The Kinks, at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 2pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £26 to £42, evening tickets £30-£47. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Kenneth Branagh Company: The Entertainer, satellite broadcast, at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7pm. Tickets £15.50, £13 (concessions, student, child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Stand By Me - A Celebration of Ben E King and the Drifters at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £29. Contact 01298 72190 or visit the website www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. The Club (18) at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £4.50. Contact 01298 72190 or visit www.
buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Jimmy Osmond pays tribute to Andy Williams in the show Moon River and Me at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £32 and £77 (VIP). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Comedy. Keith Carter as Nige and Patrick Draper perform at the Spotlight Comedy Club show in the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Tickets £11 (advance), £13 (door). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 28

Family. Bearded dragons, leopard geckos, snake, chinchillas, a giant sulcata tortoise, white tree frogs, an African pygmy hedgehog and other fantastic creatures at Cromford Mills, from 10am to 4pm. Free admission. Also on October 30. Contact 01629 823256 or www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Children. Dress as your favourite Halloween character and be entered into a free prize draw from 10am to 4pm at Cromford Mills. Why not follow the spooky pumpkin trail for the cost of £1 per person with entry forms available from the shop in the yard? Join in traditional games and learn their origins at Cromford Mills or have a go for free. Have a go on the climbing wall at a taster session at Gothic Warehouse, Cromford, where admission is £3. Activities at Cromford Mills and Gothic Warehouse from 10am to 4pm will also take place on October 30 at the same time. Visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk for further details or phone 01629 823256.

Children. Arkwright the Duck storytime at Cromford Mills from 1pm to 3pm. Free entry. Sue Wilkins, author of Arkwright the Duck, will also be signing copies of her book. Also on October 30. Visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk for further details or call 01629 823256.

Walk. The Archaeology of the Bonsall Brook - a guided walk, meet at the shop in Cromford Mills yard at 10.30am. Cost £4. To book, contact 01629 823256 or www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Film. Mrs Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 11am and 1.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or visit www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Bridget Jones’s Baby at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 4pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. The Hound of the Baskervilles, presented by Fired Up Theatre, at Cromford Mills at 7.30pm. Tickets £15. Contact 01629 823256 or www.cromfordmills.org.uk

Comedy. Miles Jupp at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £19. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Sunny Afternoon at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tckets £32-£49. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Gripper & The Gunards at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, at 9pm. Free admission.

October 29

Theatre. The Haunting of Exham Priory, presented by Rumpus Theatre Company, at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 3pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £19, £17.50 (concessions), £15.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or visit the website www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Sunny Afternoon at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 3pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £30-£49, evening tickets £32 to £49. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Dance. Modern jive freestyle ball at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Tickets £10.50 (advance), £14 (door). Contact 01246 345222 or visit www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Pav Revival, remembering The Pavilion nightclub, at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, at 9pm. Free admission.


October 30

Film. Mrs Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 1.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or visit the website www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Bridget Jones’s Baby at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 4pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Dance. Sleeping Beauty will be presented by Russian State Ballet & Opera House at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £26-28. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Molly May hosts open mic at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, 9pm. Free admission.


October 31

Film. Bridget Jones’s Baby at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Mrs Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 6pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. The Man Who Knew Infiniity (18) at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £4.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. Little Men at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 8.30pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

November 1

Circus. Circus of Horrors at Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £27 and £24 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. Brummegem Pals at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £20, £18 (concessions), £14 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

November 2

Film. Bridget Jones’s Baby screens at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 1pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Little Men screens at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 4pm. Tickets £7, £5 (concessions, student), £4.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Royal Ballet presentation of Anastasia, satellite broadcast, at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.15pm. Tickets £15.50, £13 (concessions, student, child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. A Party to Murder, presented by Talking Scarlet, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £16-£18. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Comedy. Shappi Khorsandi at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 8pm. Tickets £17.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk