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Film festival to be staged at arts centre

Derby arts centre Quad joins forces with the Scalarama Film Festival in September to offer a selection of feature films, including a Scatch ‘N’ Sniff ‘Oderama’ screening, a mini Jim Jarmusch season, a Cine Kids double Bill, a Director Q&A and a film written by Quad’s own film programmer.

Thousands of fans turn out for the first Sheffield Film and Comic Convention at the Motorpoint Arena

VIDEO: Sheffield Film and Comic Con highlights video

Sheffield Film and Comic Convention runs until 6pm today - Sunday, August 31 - giving fans the chance to meet celebrity guests and browse memorabilia stalls at the Mogtorpoint Arena.

Jason Joiner, Showmasters boss, launching Sheffield Film and Comic Convention at the Motorpoint Arena.

VIDEO: Sheffield Film and Comic Con preview video

Star Wars super fan Jason Joiner has turned his hobby into one of the world’s biggest showbiz memorabilia events companies and the invasion arrives this weekend in Sheffield.

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Meat And Two Veg

High Tor Players are back in action

High Tor Players return to the stage later this month after a period of two years without a production.

Dean Chisnall and Idris Kargbo in Shrek The Musical

Photo by Helen Maybanks

Shrek musical is an absolute gem

Sometimes a random memory can illuminate a bigger picture.

Dean Chisnall and Idris Kargbo in Shrek The Musical

Photo by Helen Maybanks

Dawn of a new era for French

Dawn French, the Queen of British comedy, is to bring her first ever solo tour, 30 Million Minutes, to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall, on Monday, October 13.

Clowning around at leisure centre

The popular Sandow Clowns Slapstick Theatre show can be seen at Belper Leisure Centre on Saturday, September 20. There will be one 80-minute performance, getting under way at 2pm.

Festival reaches its big finale

The Wirksworth Festival 2014 reaches its conclusion this weekend with another selection of events aimed at showcasing the arts.

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Jools Holland

Boogie the night away with Jools and friends

Jools Holland brings his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra to the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday, November 8, starting at 7.30pm.

Busy week at Victoria Inn

5th Pier, Vetches and The Chase will drop in to The Victoria Inn in Derby on Friday, September 19, for a gig.

Brighouse and Rastrick Brass Band

Best of brass at Royal Concert Hall

Brass bands fans are in for a treat when the Brighouse and Rastrick Band perform at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall next year.

The Tony Farrell Big Band

Big treat in store for Farrell fans

Experience the thrill and excitement of dancing to an outstanding live 18-piece big band this weekend.

Headlining gig for new band

New local band Blackcats And Magpies continue their rapid progress with their first headlining gig this weekend.

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The Old Dance School

New Mills goes back to school for festival finale

Seven-piece contemporary folk band The Old Dance School will wrap up this year’s New Mills Festival in style when they return to the town to kick-start their autumn tour.

Helen Sherman and Leonel Pinheiro during rehersals for Mid Wales Opera's Carmen. Photo: Robert Workman.

Opera at the double

Renowned Mid Wales Opera will celebrate 25 years on the road with a performance of Bizet’s masterpiece Carmen in Buxton.

Karen Henson and John Goodrum in Sherlock Holmes - The Scandal of the Scarlet Woman.

The game’s afoot at Buxton Opera House

The world’s most famous detective meets the world’s most dangerous woman in Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic drama ‘Sherlock Holmes – The Scandal of the Scarlet Woman’, which is coming to Buxton Opera House next week.

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Wartime cabaret at New Mills Festival

Volunteer chaplain, the Rev Geoffrey Kennedy, aka ‘Woodbine Willie’, was one of those many unsung heroes of the First World War – until Patricia Hartshorne decided to write a song about him.

The cast of The Perfect Murder during rehearsals ahead of a week-long run at Buxton Opera House. Photo: Daisy Honeybunn.

A perfect thriller

Ever wondered how to commit the perfect murder?

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Bono: Free U2 album in punk spirit

Bono has defended U2's decision to give away their latest album for free - saying it was in the spirit of punk rock.

'Angelina effect' on cancer tests

Referrals for genetic breast cancer tests more than doubled in the UK as a result of what doctors have dubbed the "Angelina effect".

JK Rowling 'proud' after No vote

Author and pro-Union supporter JK Rowling was among the first celebrities to hail Scotland's decision to turn down independence.

Nick Frost for Doctor Who special

Doctor Who is keeping it in the family after show bosses announced Michael Troughton, the son of Patrick who played the second ever Doctor, will appear in the Christmas special - alongside Hot Fuzz actor Nick Frost.

Watson to receive Britannia Award

Emma Watson, Dame Judi Dench and Robert Downey Jr are among the stars set to be honoured by Bafta Los Angeles.

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