Listings guide

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NTC production of TARTUFFE by Moliere.'Directed by Gillain Hambledon'�Keith Pattison'5 Swinburne Place'Newcastle upon Tyne'NE4 6EA'tel/fax 0191 2610884'mobile 07703 560871'vat no 605 6235 59

Thursday September 22

Frankie and Tommy, presented by Talking Scarlet Ltd, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £12 adults, £9.50 concessions), £7.50 children. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Changing Rooms, presented by Ian Dickens Production at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm.Matinee Saturday 2.30pm. Tickets cost £12, £14, £16 (Thurs eve & Sat mat), £13, £15, £17 (Fri & Sat eves), Discounts: Senior citizens £10 (matinee only) £1.50 of all other performances (not Dress circle), Groups of 8 or more/disabled £1.50 off (not Dress circle), JSA/Income Support/Students/Children ½ price (not Dress Circle). To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Stand by your Beds, Inspirations Theatre Company bring the story of the lives and loves at Riverside General Hospital at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.15pm. Tickets cost £10 all seats, £25 Family of four, Block bookers: Buy 10 get 11th free. To book call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

The Wedding Singer, presented by Splinters Theatre Group, at Sheffield University Drama Studio, at 7.15pm. Tickets from £9. To book, tel. 07910 251584.

Friday September 23

Happy as Larry, presented by the Dance Touring Partnership at Nottingham Playhouse. Tickets cost £18, £20, £22, schools and bargain seats £12. To book call 0115 941 9419 or www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk

Knutsford Little Theatre: The 39 Steps, Patrick Barlow’s hilarious stage adaptation of the classic Hitchcock thriller, at Pavilion Arts Centre Studio, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets: £8 (discounts £1 off), Call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Stephen Merchant, at Sheffield City Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £27.50 and £23.50, Saturday Tickets cost £30 and £25.To book call 0114 2789 789.

Frankie and Tommy, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listing for details

Changing Rooms, at Buxton Opera House. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Stand By Your Beds, at Mansfield Palace Theatre. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Wedding Singer, at Sheffield University Drama Studio. See Thursday’s listing

Saturday September 24

Macmillan Coffee Morning, at Morton Village Hall, 10.30am-12.30pm, Admission £1, Refreshments available, There will also be a 50/50 quiz, a children’s drawing competition, guess the birthday of the cuddly toy competition, and guess the number of sweets game, as well as various stalls. For more details contact Sandy Funnell on 07503 155933

ExpoSure event at Birchall Estate Golf Course, Unstone, featuring bands, mountain bike racers, extreme sports and frisbee golf, from midday to 9pm outdoors. Free admission. Call (01246) 291945

Ashovians School Reunion, Buffet being held at the Parish Hall, Ashover, between 7.30pm and 11pm. All former pupils welcome, bring a plate of food for the buffet. For more information call Jenny Pickering on 863683.

One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show, at the Crucible Studio, Sheffield, Tickets £10 - £18, to book call (0114) 249 6000 or sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Northern Ballet’s Hamlet, at the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tickets £16 - £32, to book call (0114) 249 6000 or sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Midland Youth Cup, Chesterfield v Shrewsbury Town at B2net Stadium, Kick-off 1pm, Free admission.

Two Flutes and Piano, at Chesterfield Library Lecture Theatre at 11.45am. Free admission.

Zoggs Oceans of Fun Day, at Alfreton Leisure Centre, A nationwide series of events being held this and next year, gives 7 to 14 year olds the opportunity to experience the four Olympic aquatic sports and meet Olympic and Commonwealth athletes. Admission free. For more information contact Alfreton Leisure Centre at enquiries@alfretonleisurecentre.co.uk or telephone (01773) 523325.

Reginald D. Hunter, at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £20. To book call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Frankie and Tommy, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 3pm and 7.30pm. Saturday evening tickets are £13 and £10. See Thursday’s listing.

Changing Rooms, at Buxton Opera House at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listing.

Stand By Your Beds, at Mansfield Palace Theatre. See Thursday’s listing for details.

The Wedding Singer, at Sheffield University Drama Studio. See Thursday’s listing.

Sunday September 25

ExpoSure event, at Birchall Estate Golf Course, Unstone, featuring bands, mountain bike racers, extreme sports and frisbee golf, from midday to 9pm outdoors and continuing indoors. Free admission. For further information, call (01246) 291945.

The Way Back Home, presented by Big Wooden horse & Theatre Royal Winchester at the Buxton Opera House at 2pm. Tickets cost £8 adults £6 children, family tickets £24 (4 people incl at least 2 children) or £18 (3 people incl at least 1 child), children 2 or under £2.50 (on parents knee). To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Colin Fry, The People’s Medium at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £17.50, £19.50, Discounts groups of 8 or more/senior citizens/Disabled £1.75 of (not dress circle), JSA/Income Support/students/children ½ price (not dress circle). To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Acker Bilk and his Paramount Jazz Band, will be playing at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £17 full and £16 concessions. To book contact (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Bandstand Marathon, as part of the Cultural Olympiad, Derbyshire will be alive with the sound of music. The following locations will play host to local bands: River Gardens, Belper - Belper Town Wind Band; Queens Park, Chesterfield - Thurcroft Welfare Band; Manor Park, Glossop - Tintwistle Band; Hall Leys Park, Matlock - Holymoorside Band; Derwent Gardens, Matlock Bath - David Gibb and the Pony Club; Maurice Lea Memorial Park, Swadlincote - Melbourne Town Band. For further information about this celebration tel Katharine or Sue at Superact on 01823 666641 or www.bandstandmarathon.org.uk

War Horse The Concert, a reading by author Michael Morpurgo of his novel, with songs from BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winners John Tams and Barry Coope, at Nottingham Playhouse at 6pm. Tickets £16, £15 (concessions) and £8 (children under 16s). To book, tel 0845 941 9419 or www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk

Monday September 26

Psychic and Science, TV’s Most Haunted paranormal historian Richard Felix, medium Chris Conway, Gary Brown and Denise Mott. Expect the unexpected at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £22, side circle £20. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

See How They Run, by Philip King at Mansfield Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £15.50 full, £14.50 concessions. Suitable for ages 11+. To book call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Show Me The Funny, at Derby Theatre. Tickets cost £17.50 and £18. To book call (01332) 255800 or www.derbytheatre.co.uk

Tuesday September 27

The Pit and The Pendulum, presented by Rumpus Theatre Company adapted by John Goodrum from Edgar Allen Poe at the Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm Tuesday and Thursday to Saturday evenings, 3pm Wednesday and Saturday. Tickets cost Adults £12 (£13 Sat eve), Adult concessions £9.50 (£10 Sat eve), children £7.50. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Drumchasers, featuring ten virtuosic dancers and percussionists with recorded narration from Stephen Fry at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Suitable for adults and children 7 to 16. Tickets £15, £17, discounts groups of 8 or more/senior citizens/disabled £1.50 off (not dress circle), JSA/Income Support/students/children ½ price (not dress circle). To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Cleopatra, presented by Northern Ballet at Theatre Royal, Nottingham at 7.30pm. Tickets range from £35 to £11. To book call 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Mr Stink, at the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, Tickets £12.50 - £17.50, to book call 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Black Swan, (15), Natalie Portman in the psychological drama film at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £4 (discounts 50p off) to book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Wednesday September 28

Caravaggion: Exile & Death, presented by Darshan Singh Bhuller at the Nottingham Playhouse. Tickets cost £12, concessions £10. To book call 0115 941 9419 or www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk

Tartuffe, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £14, Discounts available. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Hall Ogden Duo, Flute and guitar duo presenting ‘Alfresco’ at the Crescent Centre, Mansfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost Public £13, Music society Member £10.40, Child £5.50, Ticket prices increase by up to £1 if purchased on the day of the concert. Call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Young-Choon Park, talented South-Korean born pianist at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £10, £12 (discounts available). To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Cleopatra, at Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Tuesday’s listing for details.