Friday, October 23
Theatre. Coming-of-age drama All the Little Lights at the Derby Theatre, 8pm. Tickets £10 via www.derbytheatre.co.uk or 01332 593939.
Film. Shakespearean comedy Bill at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 1.30pm and 4pm. Tickets £3.90-£6.40 via 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk. Also Saturday at 11am and 1.30pm.
Film. Fact-based drama Everest at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £3.90-£6.40 via 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk. Also Saturday at 4pm and 7.30pm.
Comedy. Spend an evening with One Foot in the Grave Star Richard Wilson as he reprises his most famous role and talks about his life and work in a fundraiser for Sheffield Theatres—held at the Crucible, 7.30pm. Tickets £20-£40 via 0114 2496000 or www.sheffieldboxoffice.com.
Music. Irish folk stars Christy Moore and Declan Sinnott play Buxton Opera House, 7.45pm. Tickets £26.50-£34 from 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk. Saturday, October 24
Comedy. Stand-up Sean Hughes brings his Mumbo Jumbo tour to Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm. Tickets £15 via www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk or 01298 72190.
Opera. Puccini’s Tosca comes to Sheffield City Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £13.20-£36.85 via www.sheffieldboxoffice.com or 0114 789789.
Music. Tribute show One Night of Elvis rocks the Mansfield Palace Theatre, 7.30pm. Tickets £18.45/£19.48 via www.mansfield.gov.uk or 01623 633133.
Music. The New Chamber Choir perform Sing We At Pleasure, celebrating 500 years of choral works, in aid of Friends of the Peak District, 7pm at All Saints’ Church Curbar. £10 on the door or call 0114 2792655.
Theatre. One-woman show Holy and Horny explores sensuality and spirituality with touches of comedy, 8pm at Guildhall Theatre, Derby. Tickets £13.25 via www.derbylive.co.uk or 01332 255800.
Music. Pop noirists Spector play Sheffield Leadmill, 7.30pm. Tickets £12.50 via www.leadmill.co.uk or 0114 2727040.
Talk. Classic FM presenter John Suchet presents The Last Waltz: The Story of the Strauss Dynasty at the Sheffield Crucible Studio, 3.30pm. Tickets £5 via www.sheffieldboxoffice.com or 0114 2496000.
Sunday, October 25
Music. Mansfield and Mansfield Bellamy Royal British Legion present their annual Festival of Remembrance, a concert of choirs and bands, at the Palace Theatre, 2.30pm. Tickets £5.50 via 01623 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk.
Music. Buxton Choral Society perform Haydn’s The Creation at St John’s Church, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £10.50/£12, children free. Book via 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk.
Music. Joe Bonamassa plays Capital FM Arena Nottingham, 8pm. Tickets £50.40-£84 via www.capitalfmarena.com or 0843 373 3000.
Comedy. Chris Ramsey brings his All Growed Up tour to Sheffield City Hall, 8pm. Tickets £17.50 via 0114 789789 or www.sheffieldboxoffice.com.
Comedy. David O’Doherty performs We Are All in the Gutter, But Some of Us Are Looking at David O’Doherty at Sheffield City Hall, 8pm. Tickets £15.40 via 0114 2789789 or www.sheffieldboxoffice.com
Monday, October 26
Dance. Bakewell’s Peak Performance Theatre School present Shine at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7pm. Tickets £12/£15 via www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk or 01246 345222.
Ballet. The Russian State Ballet presents Swan Lake at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £31.50/£34 via 01246 345222
Comedy. Stand-up and radio personality Jeremy Hardy at Sheffield City Hall, 8pm. Tickets £15.40 via www.sheffieldboxoffice.com or 0114 2789789.
Theatre. Vampires Rock – Ghost Train at Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm. Tickets £25-£27.50 via 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk.
Film. George Lucas’ sci-fi story THX1138 gets a live soundtrack from Asian Dub Foundation at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, 8pm. Tickets £18.50 via www.trch.co.uk or 0115 9895555.
Tuesday, October 27
Comedy. Dara O Briain brings his Crowd Tickler show to Sheffield City Hall, 8pm. Tickets £23 via www.sheffieldboxoffice.com or 0114 2789789.
Music. The Hallé orchestra perform Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 and Berlioz’s Harold in Italy at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £10-£34.50 from www.trch.co.uk or 0115 9895555.
Theatre. Nottingham Operatic Society present Hairspray at city’s Theatre Royal, nightly at 7.30pm to October 31, plus 2.30pm Wednesday and Saturday. Tickets £10-£22 via www.trch.co.uk or 0115 9895555.
Wednesday, October 28
Song. Mad about the Musicals, starring Gareth Gates and Michael Courtney, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £25 and £23 (concessions). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk
Comedy. Paddy McGuinness returns to his stand-up roots in his Daddy McGuinness show at Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm. Tickets £19.81/£27.88 via www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk or 01298 72190.
Talk. Patrick Harding discusses Turkey’s Lycian coast in Landscapes: Ancient Sites and Wild Flowers, at Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £4.95/£6.50 via www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk or 01246 345222.
Comedy. Rob Beckett p resents Mouth of the South at Sheffield City Hall, 8pm. Tickets £13.20-£15.40 via www.sheffieldboxoffice.com or 0114 2789789.
Thursday, October 29
Theatre. Dukeries Theatre Group present Rookery Nook at Acorn Theatre, Worksop, until Saturday, October 31. Performances at 7.30pm. Tickets £8; contact 01909 501817 or www. acorntheatre.net Theatre. The Distance, a drama about friendship, runs at Sheffield Crucible Studio Theatre until November 14. Performances at 7.45pm with matinees on Thursdays and Saturdays at 2.15pm. Contact 0114 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Dance. Jowett School of Dance present their annual show, entitled Dream, at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 6.30pm. Tickets £11. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk Music. Roy G Hemmings Motown Show at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 7.30pm. Tickets £21.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk Comedy. Sarah Franken,
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Elliot J Huntley in Halloween special, presented by Spotlight Comedy Club, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 8pm. Prizes for the best fancy dress. Entry £12.50, £10.50, £7.50 (student). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfield theatres.co.uk