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Comedy competition heat at Derby venue

The English Comedian of the Year Competition is to be held at The Blessington Carriage, Derby, on Monday, March 27.

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Chance to appear in COAL performances at Derby Theatre

Chance to appear in COAL performances at Derby Theatre

There is to be a unique chance for four women to join the cast of Gary Clarke’s COAL later this year at Derby Theatre.

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Trevor seeks the truth in Jack the Ripper case

Trevor seeks the truth in Jack the Ripper case

You can see Trevor Marriott’s latest show, called Jack The Ripper: The Real Truth, at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on March 30.

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Back to the 60s in Badapple’s sparkling comedy drama

Back to the 60s in Badapple’s sparkling comedy drama

Yorkshire-based Badapple Theatre will bring Eddie and the Goldtops, a sparkling comedy-drama, to three venues across the area over the next two weeks.

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Dream of a musical comes to Chesterfield venue

Dream of a musical comes to Chesterfield venue

Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical returns to celebrate ten years of the multi-million selling albums that inspired the Olivier Award nominated musical.

Music
Sunny sounds for G and S fans as Rose Hill perform The Gondoliers

Sunny sounds for G and S fans as Rose Hill perform The Gondoliers

Rose Hill Musical Society return to the stage at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre with one of Gilbert and Sullivan’s sunniest creations, The Gondoliers.

Music
Get sucked into Greene’s spy tale at Buxton Opera House

Get sucked into Greene’s spy tale at Buxton Opera House

Innovative theatre company Creative Cow brings an evening of hilarity and satire to Buxton Opera House from April 20-22 in a witty adaptation of Graham Greene’s spy thriller Our Man in Havana.

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Corrie star heads cast of Holmes adventure at Pomegranate

Corrie star heads cast of Holmes adventure at Pomegranate

The Hound of the Baskervilles is to be performed at the Pomegranate Theatre in Chesterfield from March 20-25.

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Romance in the spotlight at Guildhall Theatre

Romance in the spotlight at Guildhall Theatre

Reform Theatre Company’s Hopeless Romantics tells the story of Al: a singleton who has been unlucky in love.

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THEATRE REVIEW: Dr Frankenstein at Sheffield Crucible Theatre

THEATRE REVIEW: Dr Frankenstein at Sheffield Crucible Theatre

A touring production by Northern Stage of a play based on Mary Shelley’s extraordinary novel is on at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, writes Alan Payne.

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INTERVIEW: Actor Ben Addis on his role in Betrayal at Derby Theatre

Ben Addis is one of the stars of the production of Betrayal at Derby Theatre, from March 17-April 1.

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VIDEO: Doing a Harry Worth...to celebrate Yorkshire comedy legend's 100th birthday

Yorkshire comedy legend Harry Worth gave the world the 'miraculous levitation' - where you stand next to a shop window, raise an arm and a leg and the hilarious reflection looks like you are floating in the air.
Whats on
Soap star Sam to glide into town for Pomegranate panto

Soap star Sam to glide into town for Pomegranate panto

A hunky soap star and Dancing on Ice champion is set to glide onto the stage at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, this Christmas when he stars in The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan.

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Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Comic and Sci-Fi fans unite. EM-Con, the biggest film and television convention in the East Midlands, is coming back to the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham next month and tickets are on sale now.

Arts
Catch Caton as he heads into the Spotlight

Catch Caton as he heads into the Spotlight

Spotlight Comedy Club returns to Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on Thursday, March 16, for a bill of laughter headed by Nathan Caton.

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Adventurer Levison will bring show to Winding Wheel

Adventurer Levison will bring show to Winding Wheel

Best-selling author, photographer and TV presenter Levison Wood will be bringing his touring show to Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on March 12, sharing his experiences and exploits as a modern day explorer.

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REVIEW: superhumans of Cirque du Soleil amaze Nottingham audience

REVIEW: superhumans of Cirque du Soleil amaze Nottingham audience

Athleticism, incredible balletic skill, showmanship and astonishing levels of skill and fearlessness combined seemlessly as the world-renowned Cirque du Soleil rolled into Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena.

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Lots of laughter at Darley Dale venue as Funhouse returns

Lots of laughter at Darley Dale venue as Funhouse returns

Funhouse Comedy Club returns to The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale, on Friday, March 10 for a night of fun and laughter.

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Count on Arthur for laughter at his Derbyshire shows

Count on Arthur for laughter at his Derbyshire shows

Count Arthur Strong presents his show The Sound of Mucus at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on March 10 and Buxton Opera House on March 12.

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