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PREVIEW: Pass It On - acrobatic theatrical adventure coming to National Coal Mining Museum

Pass It On...Whispering Wood Folk are to bring aerial acrobatics, taking the audience on an immersive theatrical adventure, to Yorkshire's National Coal Mining Museum for England

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Family. Photo by Pixabay

Families - your bank holiday weekend starts here

Looking for something to entertain the family this weekend?

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Catch The Chase star doing stand-up comedy

Internationally renowned stand-up comedian Paul Sinha has performed around the globe, from China to South Africa, the Middle East to the Netherlands.
In the UK he is recognised as one of the chasers on the multi award-winning television quiz show The Chase.

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Family fun with a dribbling dragon

Family fun with a dribbling dragon

The People’s Theatre Company will perform Don’t Dribble on the Dragon at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Sunday, May 28, from 2pm.

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Teenage life in the spotlight at the Guildhall

Teenage life in the spotlight at the Guildhall

Punk Rock, by Simon Stephens, will be visiting Derby’s Guildhall Theatre from May 25-27.

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Charming family book is brought to the stage in Derby

Charming family book is brought to the stage in Derby

Deafinitely Theatre will be performing Something Else at Derby Theatre on Sunday, May 28.

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Habeas Corpus, presented by High Tor Pllayers.

REVIEW: A salty seaside postcard from High Tor Players

Habeas Corpus, currently being performed by High Tor Players, is an early Alan Bennett play which mixes farce and seaside postcard humour with darker Bennettian reflection on mortality and human foibles.

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Ex-WWE world champ and UFC star CM Punk offered $1m to return to the ring for UK tour with 5 Star wrestling.

VIDEO: WWE legend offered $1m for UK ring return including 5 Star Wrestling shows in Sheffield and Leeds

WWE legend CM Punk has been offered a staggering $1m to return to the ring in the UK for dates including Leeds and Sheffield.

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Kelli Young, lead singer in Liberty X, is starring in panto in Chesterfield.

VIDEO: Liberty X singer lands role in Chesterfield panto

Liberty X pop singer Kelli Young is the latest star signing to the cast of this year’s panto in Chesterfield.

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Footloose. Photo by Matt Martin.

VIDEO: Cut loose at Footloose: The Musical

Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan star in smash-hit Footloose: The Musical which is bursting back onto the stage after a successful tour last year.

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When We Are Married, presented by Bolsover Drama Group

Review: A marriage made in heaven for Bolsover Drama Group

Marriage is the backbone of a decent, honourable life’ - so says Councillor Albert Parker in J.B. Priestley’s ‘When we are Married’ which played to a warm and hugely appreciative audience on its opening night at Bolsover’s Assembly Rooms.

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VIDEO: WWE superstars bounce in for special basketball game ahead of show at Sheffield Arena

WWE superstars swapped wrestling for basketball when they bounced into Sheffield for a slam-dunk time promoting the forthcoming Special Olympics GB national games coming to the city.
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Fantastic Mr Fox, the stage show

REVIEW: Fantastic cast successfully re-imagine a Roald Dahl classic

There is no realistic hope of bettering the genius work of Roald Dahl, but it is possible to re-imagine with success.

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The Curious Incident of the Night-TimeUK Tour

Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at Sheffield Lyceum

A National Theatre production of Mark Haddon’s remarkable novel about a young man with Asperger’s Syndrome is on at the Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield.

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BREAKING: Britain's Strongest Man TV show coming to Sheffield Arena

The City of Steel is to welcome the men of iron - strongman Eddie 'The Beast' Hall will defend his crown as TV's Britain's strongest Man in Sheffield, it was announced today.
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Storage Hunters star Sean to appear at Guildhall Theatre

Storage Hunters star Sean to appear at Guildhall Theatre

Comedian and TV presenter Sean Kelly brings his live show Sold Your Way! to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Wednesday, June 14, from 8pm.

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Superheroes Captain America, Superwoman and Thor at last year's Yorkshire Cosplay Con at Sheffield Arena.

WATCH LIVE AT NOON: Superheroes to take over Facebook Live

Superheroes will be taking over our Facebook Live stream at noon today - Saturday, May 6 - as we talk to organisers and fans promoting next month's Yorkshire Cosplay Con 2017.
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Mark Radcliffe

Radcliffe ready to make his Mark at Guildhall Theatre

BBC radio presenter Mark Radcliffe will be bringing his latest live show Should You Be Interested to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Thursday, June 15, from 8pm.

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Jason Donovan

Up close and personal with Jason Donovan

From Neighbours to a chart-topping music career to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and appearances on I’m A Celebrity - Jason Donovan is firmly sealed in the nation’s psyche.

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John Goodrum and Sue Earnshaw.

Double delight for comedy fans

A summer comedy play season will light up Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre.

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