Derbyshire Times What’s On guide

Cissie and Ada at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield
Cissie and Ada at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield

Thursday, October 17

James and the Giant Peach. Opera House, Buxton, 10.30am & 1.30am. Tickets: £14.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Cider with Rosie. Directed by Phil Gascoyne who has run Gosforth Youth Theatre in Dronfield for 25 years and teaches drama at Brookfield School, Chesterfield, Laurie Lee’s creation will be staged by Tudor Players at Sheffield Library Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets £8; contact 0114 250 0093

Cissie and Ada: An Hysterical Rectomy. The immortal characters created by the late, great Les Dawson at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £12, child £12. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers. Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £19. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

To Sir, With Love. Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets: £14-£27.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

A 60’s Night Out. The Ivy League and Paper Lace in concert at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £19.99. To book contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

The RAF in concert 2013 Encore. A Salute to the Dambusters generation at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets: £16.50-£22.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Friday, October 18

James and the Giant Peach. 10.30am & 7pm. See Thursday listings.

Sequence dance. With Richard Keeling at Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Calow, 8pm-11pm. Popular and modern sequence dancing. Ring Pauline and Andrew. For details on 0114 3277 670.

Cissie and Ada: An Hysterical Rectomy. See Thursday listings for details.

The Drifters in Concert. At the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £25. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

To Sir, With Love. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Mercury. One of the leading Queen tribute bands at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield,7.30pm. Tickets: £16. To book contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

An Evening of Burlesque. Royal concert Hall, Nottingham, 8pm. Tickets: £18-£24. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk (Recommended over 18s).

Beauty and the Beast. Presented by the Kaleidoscope Youth Theatre at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £7. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Saturday, October 19

Youlgrave Village Market. Youlgrave Village Hall, 10.30am - 1.30pm. Free admission. Refreshments served. Contact 01629 630315 or lucybcbarnwell@hotmail.co.uk for more information.

James and the Giant Peach. 2.30pm & 7pm. See Thursday listings.

Cissie and Ada: An Hysterical Rectomy. 3pm & 7.30pm. See Thursday listings.

Dance. Freestyle jive dance will be held at Unstone Community Hall, Crow Lane, Unstone, near Dronfield, opposite the Fleur de Lys pub, from 8pm to 11pm. Admission is £5 before 8.30pm and £6 afterwards. Contact Trevor on 0114 2653717.

Show of Hands. The Hand in Hand tour at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 8pm. Tickets: £18.50, £17.50. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

To Sir, With Love. See Thursday listings.

Ha Ha Holmes!. Starring Joe Pasquale at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £20.50. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

James and the Giant Peach. 2.30pm & 7pm. See Thursday listings.

Beauty and the Beast. See Friday listings.

Sunday, October 20

James and the Giant Peach. 3pm. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Essence of Ireland. A moving story told through music, song and dance at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 3pm & 7.30pm. Tickets: Adult £22.04, Child £17.43. To book contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra. Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets: £10-£32.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Secret Love. The Life and Music of Doris Day at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £16.50, £18.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Monday, October 21

Ballet. Sleeping Beauty presented by the Moscow Ballet La Classique at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £25, Child £16. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Macbeth. At the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £13.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tuesday, October 22

Dance. Social sequence tea dance at Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Calow, 1.30pm-4pm. Call Andrew and Pauline for details 0114 3277 670.

Drama. Twelve Miles from Nowhere at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 2pm & 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £15, Child £9. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Classical. Gamechangers: Arcangelo Corelli at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £15, Child £12. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Drama. Twelve Miles from Nowhere at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 2pm & 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £15, Child £9. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

The Butterfly Lion. By Michael Morpurgo at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 7pm. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Essence of Ireland. The Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £20.50, £22.50. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Wednesday, October 23

Postman Pat Live. It’s Showtime at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 1pm. Tickets: Adults £12.81, Child £10.76. To book contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

The Butterfly Lion. 2pm & 6pm. See Tuesday listings for booking details.

Rat Pack. Vegas spectacular show at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 3pm & 7.30pm. Tickets: £20, £18. Dinner + show £33.50. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Life Alignment. A profound and powerful method of healing and personal empowerment at Room 16, The Strutt Centre, Derby Road, Belper. Contact Louise Hargreaves on 07952 221148.

Modern Sequence Dance. Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Calow, 7pm-10.30pm. New dances from the Blackpool festival taught this week. Ring Andrew and Pauline on 0114 3277 670.

Talk. The Curious World of Olde Time Punishments presented by Ian Morgan at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £6.20 (concs). To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

An Acoustic Evening with Al Stewart. Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets: £20-£27.50. To book contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. Presented by the Reduced Shakespeare Company at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £16, £18. To book contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk