Listings guide

Mark Homer and Nicholas Briggs in The Pit And The Pendulum.
Mark Homer and Nicholas Briggs in The Pit And The Pendulum.

Thursday September 29

The Pit and The Pendulum, by Edgar Allen Poe, adapted by John Goodrum at the Pomegranate at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £12, £9.50, Children £7.50. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Ava Vidal, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Tickets cost £8 in advance, £10 on the door, Students £5. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

An Evening of Burlesque, at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £19. 18+ years. To book call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Cleopatra, presented by Northern Ballet at Theatre Royal, Nottingham at 7.30pm. Tickets cost from £12-£35. To book call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Shappi Khorsandi, returns with her stand-up tour, Me & My Brother In Our Pants, Holding Hands at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £13, £15. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Eliot Kennedy & Guests, at Sheffield City Hall, Memorial Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £10. To book call (0114) 2789 789.

Daniel O’Donnell, at Sheffield City Hall, Irwin Mitchell Oval Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £37.50 & £35.50. To book call (0114) 2789 789.

Chesterfield Then and Now, Chesterfield Photographic Society Annual Exhibition, in Chesterfield’s Tourist Information Centre, Rykneld Square.

Mr Stink, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tickets cost £12.50 - £17.50 To book call 0114 249 6000 sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Friday September 30

The Pit and The Pendulum, at the Pomegranate. See Thursday’s listings for details.

For Those About To Rock, featuring Livewire AC/DC and The ZZTops, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £17.50. (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Drumchasers at Nottingham Playhouse at 8pm. Tickets cost £15 and £10. To book call (0115) 941 9419.

Cleopatra, presented by Northern Ballet at Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Thursday’s listing for details.

Madam Butterfly, presented by Mid Wales Opera at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £15, £19, £23 (discounts available). To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Easy Company: Lifelines & Henna Night, plays by Amy Rosenthal at Pavilion Arts Centre Studio, Buxton, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £8. To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

80’s Mania, at Sheffield City Hall, Irwin Mitchell Oval Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £19.50, £18.50 (concessions). To book call (0114) 2789 789.

Chesterfield Then and Now, See Thursday’s listings for details.

Mr Stink, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. See Thursday’s listings for details.

Macmillan Coffee Morning, in Dronfield Library, 10am-12 noon, with tombola, homemade cakes, tea and coffee.

Free Gold, Jewellery and Antiques Valuation Day, at Whaley Bridge Mechanics Institute from 12 noon till 4pm.

Coffee and Cake, with Chesterfield FC at B2net Stadium in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, from 10am till 12.30pm. Admission £2.

Coffee morning, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support at Renishaw Hall, 10am-12noon.

Saturday October 1

The Pit and The Pendulum, at the Pomegranate at 3pm and 7.30pm. See Thursday’s listings for details.

Northern Soul and Motown Night, at the Winding Wheel at 8pm. Tickets cost £5 in advance £6 on the door. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

The Dons of Comedy, at the Nottingham Playhouse at 8pm. Tickets cost £15. To book call (0115) 941 9419.

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

Easy Company: Lifelines & Henna Night, See Friday’s listings for details.

“Chesterfield Then and Now”, See Thursday’s listings for details.

Industrial Heritage and Climate Change, conference at Grenoside Community Centre at 10am–4.30pm. Admission is free. Contact Tegwen Roberts by email tegwen@epip.org.uk or by phone on (01226) 767365.

Local History Fair, at Creswell Crags, 10.30am-4pm. Admission is free.

Mr Stink, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. See Thursday’s listings for details.

Dave Burland, folk legend, at Florence Nightingale Memorial Hall, Holloway at 7.30pm. Details and tickets from Dave on (01773) 856545.

Kitchen Garden Harvest Celebration, with hands-on activities and free tasters of recipes, 11am – 4pm. Adults £2, Children free.

Autumn Craft Fayre, in aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind at Rose United Reformed Church Hall, Chesterfield, from 2pm to 4.30pm.

Sunday October 2

Concert, featuring the Rory Duffy Jazz Quartet at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 1pm. Tickets cost £6. to book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £17, £19. To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Mark Steel, at Sheffield City Hall, Memorial Hall at 8pm. Tickets £15. To book call (0114) 2789 789.

Chesterfield Then and Now. See Thursday’s listings for details.

Proms Extravaganza, at Ringwood Hall Hotel. See how suites can be dressed for a prom event, with chair covers, table dressings, favours, proms dresses, suits, fancy dress.

Monday October 3

Our House, by Tim Frith, music and lyrics by Madness at Palace Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £9.50/£8.50 concs. Parental guidance is advised. To book call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

The Madness of George III, at Theatre Royal, Nottingham at 7.30pm. Tickets £11-£27.50. To book call (0115) 941 9419.

Sarah Millican, with her stand-up show, Thoroughly Modern Millican at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £20. to book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Chesterfield Then and Now, See Thursday’s listings for details.

Shakespeare Schools Festival, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tickets cost £8. To book call 0114 249 6000, www. sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Fungal Photography, at Moorland Discovery Centre, Longshaw. 10am – 12.30pm. Admission £5.Guided walk, with photographer John Leach

Tuesday October 4

The Madness of George III, at Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Monday’s listings for details.

Henry V, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £13 (discounts available). To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Francis Dunnery – The Astrology Show, at Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £18, £20. To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

“Chesterfield Then and Now”, See Thursday’s listings for details.

Friends of Spital Cemetery, AGM at the Town Hall, Chesterfield, at 7pm.

Shakespeare Schools Festival, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. See Monday’s listings for details.

Wednesday October 5

The Mikado, by Gilbert and Sullivan, at the Pomegranate at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £12. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Sally Kettle One Ocean One Mum and £1 million, at the Winding Wheel at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £5.70, concessions £4.30. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

The Madness of George III, at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham. See Monday’s listings.

Acker Bilk & Kenny Ball, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £16.50 and £18.50. To book call 0845 127 2190, www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Justin Moorhouse, at Sheffield City Hall, Memorial Hall at 8pm. Tickets cost £15. To book call (0114) 2789 789.

“Chesterfield Then and Now”, See Thursday’s listings for details.

Presents & More, Derwent Rural Counselling Service Annual Shopping Fair at the Maynard, Grindleford. ‘Champagne’ & Shopping 6pm-8pm. Tickets £10 including sparkling wine & canapes. Contact (01629) 812262 for details and tickets.

Shakespeare Schools Festival, at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. See Monday’s listings.

‘Discovering Scarsdale’s History’, A free illustrated talk by Philip Riden at Chesterfield Library Meeting Rooms at 7pm.

Tony Hawks - Random Fun, at the Assembly Rooms, Derby, at 8pm