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Thursday, September 8

Sleeping With A Stranger, comedy play presented at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, as a tribute to artistic director Colin McIntyre. Performance at 7.30pm. Tickets £11 and £8.50 (adult concession), children £7.50 Saturday, To book, tel. (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Blue Bayou, Tribute to Roy Orbison - the Legend, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £14 (auditorium) and £16 (circle). To book, tel. (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

The Bible Exhibition at Eastwood Hall, Rose Hill, Chesterfield, from 10am to 5pm. Discover the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible, the good news of the gospel today and Bible history and archaeology.

The Woman in White, starring Colin Baker, Peter Amory, Neil Stacy and Karen Ford and based on the novel by Wilkie Collins, at Buxton Opera House. Performance at 7.30pm. Tickets £12-£17; to book, call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse, org uk

The Darling Buds of May at Mansfield Palace Theatre, at 7.30pm. Tickets £8, £7 (adult concession) and £4 (child). To book, call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

The Ashes, new play about cricket by Michael Pinchbeck, at Nottingham Playhouse. Performance at 7.45pm. Tickets £7.50-£26.50. To book, call (0115) 941 9419 or www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk

Friday, September 9

Sleeping With A Stranger at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Heritage Open Day exhibition at St Andrew’s Parish Church, Barrow Hill, celebrating the communities of Barrow Hill, Hollingwood and Staveley Works, from past, present and future. Opportunities to meet the new team vicar, Rev David Teasdel, and local councillors.

The Bible Exhibition at Eastwood Hall, Rose Hill, Chesterfield. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Kieran Halpin, headlines the first concert in Chesterfield Folk Club’s new season, at Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, Chesterfield, at 8pm. For more details, contact www.chesterfieldfolkclub.org.uk

The Woman in White at Buxton Opera House. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Last Laugh Comedy Club, starring Paul Pirie, Steve Harris and Dave Sully O’Sullivan, at Sheffield City Hall at 8pm. Tickets £16; to book, call (0114) 2789 789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

The Ashes at Nottingham Playhouse. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Darling Buds of May at Mansfield Palace Theatre. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Saturday, September 10

Day of Dance at Chesterfield’s New Square from 10.30am to 3.30pm. Displays by Chesterfield Morris and Garland Teams, Feet First Appalachian Dancers, the Byrne School of Irish Dancing, Chesterfield Caledonian Dance Class, Belly Dance Flames, Aim to Dance, Brunito’s salsa dancing, Kinetic Styles break dancers and Tango Chesterfield.

The Way We Were, a pictorial history of Hasland and Grassmoor, will be staged at Hasland Village Hall from 1pm to 4pm. Admission is 50p and light refreshments will be on offer. The event is organised by St Paul’s Church.

Heritage Open Day exhibition at St Andrew’s Parish Church, Barrow Hill. See Friday’s listing for details.

The Great Kinder Beer Barrel Challenge, starts at Snake Pass Inn, near Ladybower, at 12.30pm and finishes at Edale village green at 1.30pm. Call James Marson on 07808 570976 or email jamesmarson@btinternet.com

Frank McCaffrey will be performing his Irish songs at Uppertown Social Centre, near Ashover. For further information, call Eddie on (0246) 590502 or 07966 154798.

Diva For A Day, singing workshop, at Derby Assembly Rooms, at 10.30am.

Sleeping With A Stranger at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 3pm and 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Darling Buds of May at Mansfield Palace Theatre. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Woman in White at Buxton Opera House. Matinee performance at 2.30pm and evening performance at 7.30pm. Check Thursday’s listing for details.

The Last Laugh Comedy Club at Sheffield City Hall. See Friday’s listing for details.

The Ashes at Nottingham Playhouse. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Playground Reopening at Longnor, near Buxton. Meet Charlie Clown, join the teddy bears’ picnic, see Fireman Sam and Welephant. For more details, call (01298) 83783.

Sunday, September 11

Classic Ford Day at Crich Tramway Village featuring all types of the car marque. There will be club stands, trade stands, street entertainment and vehicle parades. Admission is £12 for adults, £9.50 for seniors, £7 for children aged 4-15 years and £35 for a family of two adults and three children. For more information, call (01773) 854321 or www.tramway.co.uk

Heritage Open Day at Sheffield City Hall. Free tours at 10.30am, 12midday, 1.30pm and 3pm. For more information, call (0114) 2789 789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

An Evening with Jimmy Tarbuck at Buxton Opera House. Show starts at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £18 and £20. To book, call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse, org uk

Monday, September 12

Dolly Parton sings at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena. Performance starts at 8pm. Tickets £50-£67.50. To book, call (0114) 256 56 56 or www.motorpointarena.sheffield.co.uk.

One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show at Sheffield Crucible Theatre. Performance at 7.45pm. Tickets £10-£18; to book, call (0114) 289 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Mansfield By The Sea 8, charity concert by the Pet Bereavement Support Group, featuring singers, dancers and musicians. Performance at 3pm. Tickets cost £3. To book, call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

End Of The Rainbow, starring Tracie Bennett, at Nottingham Theatre Royal. Performance at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £14-£27; to book, call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

The Ashes at Nottingham Playhouse. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Tuesday, September 13

Not Now Darling, a farce, presented by Bruce James Productions, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield. Performance at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £13, £10 (adult concessions), £8 children. To book, tel tel. (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Jimmy Carr - Laughter Therapy at Buxton Opera House, starting at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £25; to book, call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse, org uk

The Pit and The Pendulum at Derby Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £16; to book, call (01332) 255800 or www.derbytheatre.co.uk

End Of The Rainbow at Nottingham Theatre Royal. For details, check Monday’s listing.

The Ashes at Nottingham Playhouse. See Thursday’s listing for details.

One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show at Sheffield Crucible Theatre. Check Monday’s listing for details.

Wednesday, September 14

Not Now Darling at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield. Check Wednesday’s listing for details.

Tangomotion at Buxton Opera House, starting at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £14.50 and £16.50; to book, call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse, org uk

The Pit and The Pendulum at Derby Theatre at 7.30pm. Check Tuesday’s listing for details.

End Of The Rainbow at Nottingham Theatre Royal. Check Monday’s listing for details.

One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show at Sheffield Crucible Theatre. For details, check Monday’s listing.

The Ashes at Nottingham Playhouse. See Thursday’s listing for details.

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