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Peter Pan launch.
Anthony Sahota as Peter Pan, Sam Attwater as Captain Hook and  Philip Day as the Dame.

Get ready for an awfully big adventure at Chesterfield panto

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan is coming to the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, running from December 2-January 2.

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“They really did me proud” says composer of musical after successful world premiere in Chesterfield

“They really did me proud” says composer of musical after successful world premiere in Chesterfield

Composer Dave Culling hailed the world premiere of his musical, Nicholas Nickleby, a triumph when the final curtain came down at the Pomegranate Theatre on Wednesday night, writes Doug Melloy.

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Interview: Comedian Ed Byrne is heading for Chesterfield next month

Interview: Comedian Ed Byrne is heading for Chesterfield next month

Ed Byrne has been an acclaimed stand-up (with audiences and critics alike) for 20 years now, writes Brian Donaldson.

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Laughs galore at Buxton Buzz Comedy Club

Laughs galore at Buxton Buzz Comedy Club

The latest Buxton Buzz Comedy Club event is to take place on Friday, December 1.

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London, UK. 04.04.2017. Mark Thomas, comedian, studio shoot, in North London, for Edinburgh Fringe 2017 publicity materials. Photograph � Jane Hobson.

Thomas back in Derbyshire to make his Mark at Buxton gig

Mark Thomas brings his latest show to Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre on December 5.

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Dancing on IceLive UK Tour is back withJayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

VIDEO: Dancing On Ice Live Tour 2018 skates back to Yorkshire at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Dancing on Ice returns to our TV screens next year and today fans got the news they have been waiting for - the live tour is also back with Yorkshire dates at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena.
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Festive fun gets under way this weekend at Bolsover Castle

Festive fun gets under way this weekend at Bolsover Castle

Bolsover Castle will be putting on Christmas events to keep the whole family entertained this festive season.

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HADIT members return to stage in A Tomb With A View

HADIT members return to stage in A Tomb With A View

Hope Amateur Dramatic Independent Theatre (HADIT) is taking corpsing to a new level with next production A Tomb with a View, written by Norman Robbins.

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High Tor Players perform Ayckbourn classic in Bakewell

High Tor Players perform Ayckbourn classic in Bakewell

High Tor Players will perform Alan Ayckbourn’s Absent Friends at Bakewell Town Hall on Friday, November 24.

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Flying high this Christmas at Derby Theatre with Peter Pan

Flying high this Christmas at Derby Theatre with Peter Pan

Derby Theatre is presenting its big, family-friendly, festive production for 2017/18, a magical and mystical Peter Pan, performed by a band of actor-musicians, from December 2-January 6.

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London, UK. 04.04.2017. Mark Thomas, comedian, studio shoot, in North London, for Edinburgh Fringe 2017 publicity materials. Photograph � Jane Hobson.

Thomas hits the road to make his Mark in Buxton

Comedian Mark Thomas is back on the road with his new stand-up presentation, titled A Show That Bets On The Future.

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Join Joe for jokes galore next year in Nottingham visit

Join Joe for jokes galore next year in Nottingham visit

Joe Lycett is to perform at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham, on November 24, 2018 and tickets are now on sale to see the comedian in action.

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Stars come out for Theatre Royal’s sparkling panto

Stars come out for Theatre Royal’s sparkling panto

Television stars Sherrie Hewson and Ben Richards will join forces with previous Theatre Royal panto favourites Ben Nickless and Andrew Ryan to appear in eagerly-awaited family pantomime Beauty and the Beast, at the Nottingham venue from December 9-January 14.

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Players to perform It’s Never Too Late

Players to perform It’s Never Too Late

The Denys Edwards Players’ next production is to be It’s Never Too Late, staged at The Library Theatre in Sheffield from November 29-December 2.

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When We Are Married at Hasland Playhouse.

Review: Hasland Theatre Company sparkles in Priestley comedy

Scandal stalks the pews of Clecklewyke's chapel. The new young organist has been spotted 'carrying on' with a young lady up in the woods, and what's more, some say she's the niece of Alderman Joseph Helliwell, pillar of the Yorkshire town's establishment.

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VIDEO: Peter Kay announces stand up comedy tour Arena dates

Peter Kay has announced his return to stand up comedy with his first UK arena tour in eight years.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Disney On Ice is Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Fly DSA Arena

Disney On Ice presents Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Arena - November 15 to 19 - taking families on a fun-filled trip to some of the most memorable animated film destinations.

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John Bishop brings Winging It tour to Derby on March 17 and 18, 2018.

John Bishop to perform at Derby Arena

Comedy superstar John Bishop is bringing his new show Winging It to Derby Arena.

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Flashdance at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield.

REVIEW: Joanne Clifton’s Flashdance hits Chesterfield

The film that launched a million leg-warmers hit Chesterfield this week with Strictly’s Joanne Clifton taking on the famous off-the-shoulder look for Flashdance The Musical.

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