Derbyshire TImes What’s On guide

Extreme Stunt Show at Derby on August 14
Extreme Stunt Show at Derby on August 14

Thursday, August 8

Meeting. Alzheimer’s Society Singing for the Brain, on second Thursday of each month, 2pm - 4pm, St John’s Church Hall, Walton Back Lane, Walton, Chesterfield, S42 7LT.

Classic Thriller Season 2013. The Gentle Hook by Francis Durbridge at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. Tickets £20-£10 (concessions). For times and booking details contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Drama. Murder Weapon by Brian Clemens at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets: adult £15, child £11. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Flanders and Swann Drop Another Hat. Two-man musical show performed by Michael Bernstein and Colin Stevens at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm. Tickets: adults £13, child £11. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. Patience by the University of Cambridge at the Pavilion Arts Centre, 2.30pm. Tickets £12.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. The Gondoliers presented by St Anne’s M&D Society, Canada at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £12-£22. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Friday, August 9

Meeting. Alzheimer’s Society Chesterfield Carers’ Support Group, meet on second Friday of each month, 10am - 12 noon, The Pavilion Queen’s Park, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2ND.

Musical. Sparrows, new production about wartime evacuees, at Peak Rail, off Harrison Way, Darley Dale, at 2pm and 7pm. Tickets: £7.50 for adults, £6.50 (concessions) and £20 for a family ticket for two adults and two children, available at Matlock Station 01629 580381 and at Bakewell Bookshop.

Acoustic Nights. Jamie Beau plus support from Counting Till Sunrise. Versatile guitarist with percussive style and deep strong vocals, fresh from the release of his debut EP performing at The Bookcafe, 21 Cornmarket, Derby. Music starts at 7.30pm and finishes around 10.30pm. Over 18 policy (over 14 if with adult and dining). To book a table call 01332 294008.

Classic Thriller Season 2013. The Gentle Hook by Francis Durbridge at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Drama. Murder Weapon by Brian Clemens at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. The Yeoman of the Guard presented by Kings College, London, at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 2.30pm. Tickets £12.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. Flanders and Swann with Andrew Nicklin and John Savournin at the Pavilion Arts Centre, buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £10. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Saturday, August 10

Drama. Murder Weapon by Brian Clemens at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 3pm & 7.30pm. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. Ruddigore presented by Dauntless Theatre at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 2.30pm. Tickets: £12.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. Trail by Jury and the Zoo presented by Dauntless Theatre at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £12.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Acoustic Nights. Jason Barker is a singer/songwriter from Matlock, who specialises in melancholic acoustic sound with big choruses and melodic vocal patterns. He’s playing at The Bookcafe, 21 Cornmarket, Derby. Music starts at 7.30pm and finishes around 10.30pm. Over 18 policy (over 14 if with adult and dining). To book a table call 01332 294008.

Classic Thriller Season 2013. The Gentle Hook by Francis Durbridge at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Thursday listings for booking details.

U.W.E Megaslam American Wrestling Show. At the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets: adult £12, child £10, Family ticket £40. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Sunday, August 11

Plant Fair. Renishaw Hall & Garden’s specialist plant fair showcasing some of the finest specimens to brighten up your garden. Renishaw Hall will also be open exclusively to visitors over the weekends throughout August, in addition to the usual Friday public hall tours. Find out more at www.renishaw-hall.co.uk or call 01246 432310.

Open Garden. In aid of the NGS Garden charity at 12 Manknell Road, Whittington Moor, S41 8LZ, 11am - 5pm. Entry is £3 and refreshments will be available. All proceeds will go to charity. Telephone 01246 451001.

Lunch. The Gilbert & Sullivan Festival 20th Anniversary Lunch at the Old Hall Hotel, Buxton at 12.30pm. Tickets: £20. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk


Monday, August 12

Classic Thriller Season 2013. Murder Mistaken by Janet Green at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. Tickets £20-£10(concs). For times and booking details contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. The Gondoliers presented by St Andrews University at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 2.30pm. Tickets: £12.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tuesday, August 13

Classic Thriller Season 2013. Murder Mistaken by Janet Green at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Thursday listings booking details.

Ghost - The Musical. Showing at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, at 7.30pm. Tickets: £15-£39.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. An afternoon with Ivor Novello, Ross Leadbeater and Friends at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 2.30pm. Tickets: £10. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Wednesday, August 14

Classic Thriller Season 2013. Murder Mistaken by Janet Green at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Thursday listings booking details.

Ghost - The Musical. Showing at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, at 7.30pm. Tickets: £15-£39.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Modern Sequence Dance. At Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Chesterfield, 8pm-10.30pm. Further information telephone Pauline and Andrew 0114 3277 670.