What’s On guide

Bobby Sox and Blue Jeans at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, on September 12.
Bobby Sox and Blue Jeans at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, on September 12.

Open day. Find out the history of Audley St Elphin’s House, Darley Dale, from September 10 to 13 as part of the Heritage Open Day events across the county. The house will be open to the public on Thursday from 12noon to 6pm, Friday and Saturday from 12noon to 8pm and Sunday from 12noon to 6pm.

Theatre. Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £22-£25. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

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

September 11

Film. An American Werewolf in London will be shown at Shining Wood, Wirksworth, at 8pm. Fancy dress - horror costumes welcome. Tickets £7.50, £6.50 (concessions, student), £4.40 (unwaged). Tickets available from www.northernlightcinema.co.uk

Heritage. An open weekend will be held at Matlock Moor Methodist Church as part of the Heritage Open Day celebrations across the county. The open weekend starts with an illustrated talk on the Explore Lumsdale Project at 7.30pm. The church will be open from 6pm to 9.30pm on Friday, 2pm to 4.30pm on Saturday, 2pm to 4.30pm on Sunday and open for worship on 11am to 12noon on Sunday. Home-made refreshments will be available on all three days. Free entry.

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

Music. The Reluctants play music by Van Morrison, Steve Harley and Stevie Winwood at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Theatre. Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £22-£25. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Comedy. Doc Brown performs at Buxtton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £15. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. Selma (12A), biopic chronicling Martin Luther King’s campaign to secure equal voting rights in America, at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £4. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. A Murder Is Announced at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £22-£27. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

September 12

Art. Wirksworth Festival’s Art and Architecture Trail. See the work of dozens of artists in houses throughout the town on September 12 and 13. Trail weekend tickets cost £7 (under 18s free) for entry to all markets and venues.

Music. Lockstock, a mix of rock, pop, folk and musicians, at The Old Lock-Up Wirksworth on September 12 and 13, starting at 12noon on Saturday and 11.15am on Sunday. Free entry. Suitable for all the family.

Music. The Pitz play at the Boat Inn, Cromford.

Music. 3 Piece Thing play rock, pop and blues from Sixties to the present day at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Theatre. Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at Buxton Opera House at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £22-£25. Contact www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk or 01298 72190.

Theatre. A Murder Is Announced at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 3pm and 7.30pm. Matinee tickets £20-£25, evening tickets £22-£27. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

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

Music. Dutch Swing College Band at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £17. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans, featuring more than 40 hits from Fifties plus Kytsun Wolfe’s impersonations of stars including Cliff Richard and Adam Faith, at Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £21.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

September 13

Film. Tomorrowland (12A) at Chesterfield Pomegranate Theatre, 1pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Bluebell Woodstock at Real Time Live, Chesterfield, featuring entertainment from Paul Sawyer, Jared Shooter, James Oakley, Acorn Roots and Barnie Rubblz.

Film. Timbuktu (12A) at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre, 4pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions/student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Song. Shaun Byrne sings classic pop, rock, country and Americana at the Old Poets Corner, Ashover, at 7pm.

Music. Barry Steele’s Roy Orbison and Friends at Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm. Tickets £21.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. London Road (15) at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

September 14

Film. London Road (15) at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 11am. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions/student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Timbuktu (12A) at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 2.30pm. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Sam Sweeney’s Fiddle: Made In The Great War is at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk


September 15

Music. Project Jam Sandwich will be performing at Wirksworth Town Hall at 8.30pm. Tickets £9, £6 (unwaged), £5 (under 18s). Contact www.ticketsource.co.uk/townhallevents

Song. Harmony group Blake perform at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £22.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. Boychoir (PG), starring Dustin Hoffman, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions/student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Theatre. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £20-£28. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

September 16

Talk. Talking Bob Dylan, presented by John Lindley, at Wirksworth Town Hall at 6pm. Tickets £3-£7. Contact 01629 824393.

Workshop. Learn to make people laugh at StageOPs comedy session at Buxton Opera House, 7pm. Tickets £10, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk or 01298 72190.

Theatre. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre at 2pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £14-£22, evening tickets £20-£28. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. Boychoir (PG) at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions/student), £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

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

Film. The Salt of the Earth (12A) will be screened at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.40 (adult), £4.50 (concessions/student), £3.90 (child). To book or for further information, contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk