What’s On guide

Academy of Dance in MOVE IT exhibition in London.
Academy of Dance in MOVE IT exhibition in London.

Thursday, April 10

Alzheimer’s Society Singing for the Brain® at Walton. St John’s Church Hall, Walton, Chesterfield, 2pm - 4pm.

Sacred music and readings. The Eckington Singers are leading A devotional service ‘The Stations of the Cross’ at Eckington Parish Church at 7.30pm. A retiring collection will be taken for the organ fund. Coffee and biscuits are included.

Exhibition. Chesterfield Art Club holds a spring exhibition in Chesterfield Indoor Market Hall, 8am to 5pm. Around 60 paintings will be for sale encompassing work in oils, pastels, watercolours and mixed media.

Fascinating Aida Charm Offensive. Dillie Keane, Adele Anderson and Liza Pulman celebrate 30 years of Fascinating Aida at the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, 7.45pm. Tickets: £20.50; contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Snooker Legends. Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 7pm. Tickets: £25; contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Gerry Cross the Mersey. Gerry & the Pacemakers at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £21; contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Tom’s Midnight Garden. Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 6pm. Tickets: £11-£17; contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Daniel O’Donnell. Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets: £39.50, £37.50; contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Friday, April 11

Illustrated Lecture. Coal Aston Methodist Church, 7.30pm. “Image of Wildlife & Wild Places” by Steve Drinkall. Admission £3.50 inc refreshments. Call 01246 414847 to book or pay on the door.

Social Sequence Dance. Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Calow. Beginners 6.30pm-7.45pm, Dance 8pm-10.30pm. Ring Andrew and Pauline for details on 0114 3277 670.

Spring Concert. Holy Trinity Church, Newbold Road, Chesterfield, 7.15pm. Holymoorside Choral Society’s with guests Abercrombie Primary School Choir. Anthems for Easter plus ‘Captain Noah and his floating zoo’ (cantata). Admission £8 (under 12s £2) at the door.

Folk concert. The Tannahill Weavers will headline Chesterfield Folk Club’s monthly concert at Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, Chesterfield. Support comes from Branka Surla. Tickets £11. Contact www.chesterfieldfolkclub.org

Concert. Tideswell Male Voice Choir will perform at St John’s Church Centre, Walton Back Lane, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm, to raise money for Parkinson’s UK. Tickets £10.

Exhibition. Chesterfield Art Club’s exhibition in Chesterfield Indoor Market Hall from 8am to 5pm.

Opera. The Magic Flute at Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, 7.45pm. Tickets: £19, £25, £28; contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Sooty Show. Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 11am & 2.30pm. Tickets: Adults £12.30, child £10.25; contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Bassett. Presented by Kaleidoscope Youth Theatre Company at Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £7; contact 0845 1272190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Paul Carrack. Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £29.50; contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Tom’s Midnight Garden. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Bless ‘Em All. Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 2.30pm. Tickets: £12.50; contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Saturday, April 12

Concert. Derbyshire Singers and Lewisham Choral Society perform Verdi’s Requiem at Highfields, School, Matlock, at 7.30pm. Tickets £15, £13 (concessions) and £6 (under 18), available from Natural Choice, Ashbourne 01335 346096, Matlock Tourist Information (Matlock Station) 01629 583388, choir members or on the door.

Lunchtime Concert of Piano trios. Performed by the Brain/Davidovic & Revis Trio (Sheffield) at Elder Yard Unitarian Chapel, Elder Way, Chesterfield. Admission free (retiring collection).

Poetry. Luke Wright, performance poet with national following, at Chesterfield Labour Club, 8.30pm start. Contact Liz on 07891700367 for tickets. Cost £10.

Exhibition. Chesterfield Art Club holds its spring exhibition in Chesterfield Indoor Market Hall from 8am to 5pm.

Opera. King Priam at Sheffield’s Lyceum Theatre, 7.45pm. Tickets: £19, £25, £28; contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Nick Ross Orchestra Sounds of the Glen Miller Era. Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £18.96 (concs); contact 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre

Bassett. See Friday listings.

Bobby Socks & Blue Jeans. Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £18.50, £20.50; contact 0845 1272190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tom’s Midnight Garden. See Thursday listings for booking details.

Sunday, April 13

Jazz Breakfast with The Steve Salfield Band. Bakewell Medway Centre, 10am to 1pm. Adults £8, students or children under 16 £5, Under 5s free. Tickets available at Bakewell Book and Gift Shop or reserve by phoning Jude 01629 815469 or Daryl 01629 813209.

Opera. The Marriage of Figaro presented by Swansea City Opera at Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm. Tickets: £18, £21, £24; contact 0845 1272190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Billy Pearce. Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: £20; contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Monday, April 14

Alzheimer’s Society Clay Cross Memory Café. Clay Cross Hospital’s meeting room, Market Street, Clay Cross, 2pm-4pm.

Illustrated Lecture. St Thomas’ Church, New Brampton, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. “The Industrial Archaeology of Stoke-on-Trent” presented by Godfrey Holmes. £2 at the door. More details 01246 769836.

Dotty the Dragon. Opera House, Buxton, 2pm. Tickets: Adults £8, Child £7; contact 0845 1272190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Love 2 Dance. Presented by Academy of Dance at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 6.30pm. Tickets: £9.50; contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Tuesday, April 15

Social sequence Tea Dance. Calow Community Centre, Allpits Road, Calow, 1.30pm-4pm. Call Andrew and Pauline for details on 0114 3277670.

Dirty Dancing. The classic story on stage at the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, 7.45pm. Tickets: £28-£48; contact 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Who’s Who!. Fast-moving comedy at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets: £13, £15, £17; contact 0845 1272190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Cats. Royal Concert Hall, Nottinhgam, 7.30pm. Tickets: £15-£39.50; contact 0115 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Wednesday, April 16

Alzheimer’s Society Dronfield Memory Café. Civic Hall, Civic Centre, Off High Street, Dronfield, 1.30pm - 3.30pm.

Modern Sequence Dance. Calow Community Centre, Calow, 8pm.-10.30pm. Ring Andrew and Pauline for details on 0114 3277 670.

Comedy. Smug Roberts, Andrew McBurney, Damien Ruan and Danny Clives at Stagefright Comedy Club, Matlock Bath.

New costume drama. “Love and War” at Alfreton Wesley Church, Ellesmere Avenue. A three-act play mingling drama and humour, set during the First World War. Part of a Holy Week evening of drama, music and Holy Communion. 7pm. Admission free. Collection for Methodist Relief and Development Fund. Contact 01773 833627.

Dirty Dancing. 2pm & 7.45pm. See Tuesday listings for booking details.

Who’s Who!. See Tuesday listings for booking details.

Cats. See Tuesday listings for booking details.