Festival showcase for rising stars

Young people will be putting their hearts into song, dance, drama and comedy in an annual festival.

Students from Springwell Community College, Staveley, Newbold Community School, Chesterfield College and Chesterfield Studios are among those performing in the Young People’s Festival 2012.

The festival at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, opens on Sunday, June 24, when the Pomegranate Youth Theatre will be presenting a showcase celebrating the 2012 Olympics.

Running until Thursday, June 28, the festival’s productions start at 7pm each evening and all tickets are £3.50.

For further information, call 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk