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Jeff and co will play for Derby Jazz

The Jeff Williams UK Sextet will be the latest performers in the series of Derby Jazz concerts.

Comedian Patrick Monahan

Four more to star at Forum

The latest Saturday Night Comedy event is to be held at The Forum - Nottingham’s Just The Tonic club - on October 25.

Comics to perform twice at Jongleurs

Prepare yourselves for another ribtickling weekend of merriment at Nottingham’s popular Jongleurs club.

Six Impossible Things

Exuberant Live and Local show reaches the area

The Florence Nightingale Memorial Hall in Holloway is the setting on Sunday, October 26, at 7.30pm, for a Live and Local Show.

Andy hits the road again

Andy Zaltzman brings his latest stand-up show Satirist For Hire to Nottingham Glee Club on Thursday, October 30.

Read all about it with comic Merton

Comedian Paul Merton comes to Nottingham Playhouse on Wednesday, October 22.

Our House

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It’s one thing taking on a massive role for your first lead part in a show – but it’s quite another taking on two huge parts in a musical which will mean him making a whopping 29 costume changes over the course of each performance.

See Musical Ruth in action

Madcap performer Musical Ruth – the singing nun - will be bringing her special brand of musical mayhem to Derby’s St Peters Quarter on Saturday, October 18 as part of the area’s diverse street entertainment programme.

Fiddler On The Roof, to be performed by Present Company

fiddler hits the stage

Present Company will perform the much-loved and hugely successful stage musical Fiddler On The Roof at Derby Theatre on October 17-18.

Craft fair to be held in Shirland this weekend

A Craft Fair is being held at Shirland Village Hall, based on Main Road, Shirland, on Sunday, October 19.

Propaganda Swing

Photo by Robert Day

Play hits all the right notes

Propaganda Swing is a thought-provoking, entertaining and powerful tale of life for a group of jazz musicians under the Nazis.

Comedy drama to be performed in Pinxton

Sayan Kent’s play My Big Fat Cowpat Wedding is to be performed at Pinxton Village Hall on Tuesday, October 14, from 7.45pm.


Photo by Manuel Harlan

Ticket details: Tickets to see Regeneration are £14-£27.50, plus concessions. Call 0115 9895555

The world premiere of the stage version of Pat Barker’s Regeneration comes to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from October 14-18 as part of a national tour.


Photo by Manuel Harlan

New venture for company

Heanor Musical Theatre Company is presenting its first-ever play Murder On The Dance Floor, which has been written by two local authors.

Good Companions Stage Society

Good Companions to tackle top musical

The Good Companions Stage Society return to the stage when their production of Oklahoma! takes place from October 21-25 at Derby Theatre.

Propoganda Swing continues run at Playhouse

Propaganda Swing continues its stay at Nottingham Playhouse, where the new production can be seen until Saturday, October 18.


Head back to the 80s with Godber’s play

John Godber’s plays have traditionally gone down a storm with audiences from this area, so make sure you don’t miss out when Bouncers is performed at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Tuesday, October 14, and Wednesday, October 15.

Calamity Jane

Photo by Manuel Harlan

Jodie hits the target as Calamity Jane in this winner of a show

Stepping into the shoes of a screen musical icon was a challenge for Jodie Prenger.

Sam’s the man at Jongleurs this weekend

Sam Avery, Philberto, a special guest and Junior Simpson will be performing at the Jongleurs comedy club in Nottingham on Friday, October 10.

Birmingham Stage Company

Photo by Ian Tilton

A riotous romp through British history hits spot

The Horrible Histories formula is a winning one and this latest touring show - Barmy Britain - doesn’t deviate from this, to the delight of audience members of all ages on the night I saw it at Derby Theatre.

Last chance to see Calamity and friends

The touring production of Calamity Jane completes its run at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal this week.

Spanish Riding School of Vienna coming to Sheffield Motorpoint Arena, from October 31 to November 2, 2014.

VIDEO: Spanish Riding School of Vienna gallops to Sheffield video

Vienna may be best known for its waltzes, operas and great architecture but all that’s about to change as The Spanish Riding School gallops into Sheffield, writes Graham Walker.

Tom Binns in character as Ivan Brackenbury, one of his comic creations

Four more will star at Forum

There will be another talented quartet of comedians performing at Just The Tonic’s Nottingham club - The Forum - on October 11.

Try a knit and natter session

Cromford Mills hosts a Knit And Natter session on Wednesday, October 8, from 10am-12noon.

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The Swiines are singer Scott Bugg, bassist Rory Black, lead guitarist  Adrian Young and drummer David Taylor

Swiines head north with Jake

Local band The Swiines are out on tour this week supporting star performer Jake Bugg.

Take a ride into the Davidzone

The forgotten Sugababe, the bad boy of Zumba, comedian and musician David O’Doherty presents a new hour of talking and songs, at Nottingham Glee Club on Wednesday, October 15.

See exciting young writer’s play Bird

The Studio at Derby Theatre plays host to performances of Bird, written by Laura Lomas, on Friday and Saturday (October 10-11).

Spanish Riding School of Vienna coming to Sheffield Motorpoint Arena, from October 31 to November 2, 2014.

VIDEO: Spanish Riding School of Vienna gallops to Sheffield video

Vienna may be best known for its waltzes, operas and great architecture but all that’s about to change as The Spanish Riding School gallops into Sheffield, writes Graham Walker.

Derby date for Maison Foo show

Quirky and inventive Derby-based theatre company Maison Foo are bringing their second hit show to the city as the final date in a national tour.

Swift return to Guildhall for group

Ashrow Theatre Company is back at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre this week for the second part of its double bill there.

Horrible Histories by Birmingham Stage Company

Sample the horrible side of British history

Members of Birmingham Stage Company will be back at Derby Theatre this week to perform their latest show Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain.

Mrs Browns Boys tribute at Mansfield FC

Win tickets to see Mrs Brown’s Boys tribute act in Mansfield

Live at the One Call Stadium in Mansfield this Friday (October 3), you can enjoy a great Mrs Brown’s Boys tribute show.

Studio hosts award winning company

Derby Theatre Studio is the venue for a performance of the show Feral on Friday, October 3, from 8pm.

Last chance to see updated Greek classic

The new adaptation of Antigone completes its run at Derby Theatre this weekend, ending on Saturday, October 4.

Doc Brown

Comic Doc will see you now

Stand up star Doc Brown brings his latest show - The Weird Way Round - to Nottingham Glee Club on Wednesday, October 1.

Doc Brown

Ambitious new war tale hits the stage

An ambitious and specially commissioned community theatre production can be seen in Wirksworth on October 2-4.

Live And Local lines up a great selection

The 2014-15 season of Live & Local Shows in Crich and Holloway is to feature nine highly impressive shows at the heart of the community.

See singer Paul at the Royal Concert Hall

Paul Potts has released his fourth studio album - Home - and is to bring his latest UK tour to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on November 1.

Number 28 hosts stand-up comedy event

Number 28 Cafe in Belper hosts a stand-up comedy event on Saturday, September 27.

Feste hits the city’s streets

The family-friendly Festé return to Derby for another year on Friday and Saturday, September 26-27.

Coope Boyes and Simpson
Photo credit: Willem+Marijke Defijn+Vernimmen

WW1 theme to autumn season

Derby LIVE’s autumn programme is to mark the centenary of the First World War with a selection of theatre, music and story-telling.

Moore and co are at Cross Keys

The latest Comedy At The Cross Keys event is to be held at the Belper venue on Thursday, September 25.

Call goes out for members of community to audition for play

The search is on for members of the community to take part in a production of Arthur Miller’s modern classic, A View From The Bridge, at the Theatre Royal Nottingham next year.

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