Derbyshire Times What’s On guide

pics for Slava
pics for Slava

Thursday, November 21

A Lifetime Spent Scratching a Living with a Pen! Lynne Patrick, theatre correspondent for the Derbyshire Times, creative writer and a former publisher of crime novels. will be talking about her work at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 11am. Admission £4.50 to include soup and a roll. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

The Sound Of Music. Presented by Chesterfield Operatic Society at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.15pm. Tickets £12 and £15 (adults), £10 and £12 (children). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

The Mousetrap. At Buxton Opera House at 2.15pm and 7.30pm. Matinee tickets £16-£26, evening tickets £19 - £29. Contact 0845 127 2190 or 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Jazz Club. Rod Mason plays at Chesterfield Jazz Club in Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, Ashgate, Chesterfield.

Slava’s Snow Show. At Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, at 2pm and 7.45pm. Matinee tickets £21, £23, £26 and evening tickets £24, £26 and £29. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Death in Venice, Presented by Opera North at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7pm. Tickets £15 to £59. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Buddy Holly’s Winter Dance Party. At Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £16.91 and £15.89 (concessions). Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Friday, November 22

Memory Cafe. Run by the Alzheimer’s Society at The Saints Parish Centre (first Floor, lift available), St Mary’s Gate, Chesterfield, from 10am to 12 noon.

Singing for the Brain. Run by the Alzheimer’s Society at Matlock Football Social Club, Causeway Lane, Matlock, from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

The Sound of Music. See Thursday’s listings.

Slava’s Snow Show. See Thursday’s listings.

The Crucible. Performed by Kaleidoscope Theatre Company at Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets £7. Contact 0845 127 2190 or 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Folk. Lady Maisery, featuring Rowan Rheingans from Grindleford and Hannah James from Chesterfield, will perform at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale.

Bellowhead. Playing a sell-out concert at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm.

Betrayal. Harold Pinter’s play performed at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Suitable for 14+ years. Tickets £13.33 and £12.30. Contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Saturday, November 23

Lunchtime concert. Light, salon-style music performed by A Touch of Class piano trio, in Chesterfield Library (Lecture Theatre) 11.45am - 12.30pm. Admission free, doors open 11.30am. Retiring collection.

Christmas Fair. At Hasland Village Hall, Eastwood Park, Hasland. 2pm to 3.30pm. Gifts, fancy goods, festive foods, cakes, tombola, games, bowls of spring bulbs, lucky bags, raffle, light refreshments. Adults 20p, accompanied children.

Drama. Trick Of Light will present To Sleep and The Dumb Waiter at The Playhouse, Storforth Lane, Hasland, at 7.30pm. Tickets £6. Contact 07599928355.

The Sound of Music. At 2.15pm and 7.15pm. See Thursday’s listings.

The Mousetrap. Performances at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listings. free. All proceeds to st Paul’s Church, Hasland.

Christmas Fayre. At the Gospel Mission Church, Old Road, Brampton at 2pm Santa will arrive at 2.45pm with presents for the children. No charge. Cafe serving mince pies and homemade cakes.

Slava’s Snow Show. At 3pm and 7.45pm. Tickets £24, £26 and £29. See Thursday’s listing.

The Crucible. See Friday’s listings.

Sunday, November 24

Food festival. Carsington Water will hosts more than 25 of the area’s top artisan food producers, including Derventio Brewery, Amber Valley Wines and artisan bakers the Loaf. There will be artisan chocolates, award winning jams and chutneys from Greenside Deli, local cheeses, pork pies from Halls Organics and a whole host of Christmas gift ideas. Opening times 10am-4pm. Free entry and lots of free tasters. For more details: www.hartingtons.com

Concert. Maltby Miners Welfare Band will be performing at the Holy Trinity Church, Newbold Road, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £7 and £6 (concessions). Contact 01246 220860.

Sequence dance. At The Arkwright Centre, Arkwright, from 7pm to 10pm.

Jane McDonald. At Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £27.50, £29.50. Contact 0845 127 2190 or 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Slava’s Snow Show. At 3pm and 7.45pm. Tickets £24, £26 and £29. See Thursday’s listings.

Monday, November 25

Djangoism. Sheffield band plays at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.15pm. Tickets £7.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Dreamboats and Petticoats. Starring Mark Wynter, at Nottingham Theatre Royal at 7.30pm. Tickets £17-£32. Contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Toro! Toro! Presented by Poonamallee Productions and based on the story by Michael Morpurgo, at Buxton Opera House at 7pm. Suitable for 8 years and over. Tickets £12. Contact 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tuesday, November 26

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. At Sheffield’s Lyceum Theatre at 7.45pm. Tickets £20, £24 and £27, Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Dreamboats and Petticoats. See Monday’s listings.

Slade and Sweet in concert. At Buxton Opera Houise at 7.30pm. Tickets £26, £28. Contact 0845 127 2190 or 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Wednesday, November 27

Dance show. Sue Jones and Kickers Dance Studio stage their Time to Shine show at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Al Murray. Comedian brings his show The Only Way Is Epic to Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £26.50.

Dreamboats and Petticoats. Performances at 2pm and 7.45pm. See Monday’s listings.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. At 2pm and 7.45pm. See Tuesday’s listings.