Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre hosts Chinese New Year celebration

A show dedicated to the celebration of Chinese New Year is coming to Chesterfield for one day only.

Acrobatic and kung fu skills will be demonstrated by performers direct from China at the town’s Pomegranate Theatre on Sunday, March 8.

The team members represent the Chengdu School of Culture and Art, which participated in the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics.

Martial arts, a Lion Dance and costumed pandas will also be on the programme.

Performances are at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £18.50 and £16.50. Contact 01246 345222 or