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The Hall� performing. Photo: Russell Hart.

Gala concert with The Hallé

The Hallé Orchestra is returning to Buxton Opera House for a gala concert in aid of Blythe House Hospice.

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Film screenings at the Pavilion Arts Centre

Buxton Film is to host a short programme of films at the Pavilion Arts Centre Studio, starting on Thursday September 25 with a screening of The Double.

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?

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

Peppa Pig makes a big splash

A brand new all-singing, all-dancing Peppa Pig adventure is set to make a big splash at Buxton Opera House.

Guitarist Nigel Smith and vocalist Karen Gilmore, of acoustic duo Swansong. Photo contributed.

Welcome return to The Cat for acoustic pairing

Professional acoustic duo Swansong will be the next live act to take to the stage at The Cat & Fiddle Inn.

Ant & Dec performing at Sheffield Arena. Pic: Glenn Ashley.

REVIEW and VIDEO: Ant and Dec at Sheffield Arena video

Bringing sunshine used to be the job of Morecambe and Wise but these days it’s Ant and Dec as they proved at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena, writes Graham Walker.

Louise Jordans album launch is coming to Buxton.

Buxton gallery to host album launch tour gig

Acoustic singer, composer and musician Louise Jordan launches her new album ‘Veritas’ with a performance at the new home of Buxton’s The Green Man Gallery in October.

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.

A scene from Simon Williams' Double Death. Photo contributed.

Murder and mayhem at Buxton Opera House

A murderous tale about sibling rivalry out of control is set to leave audiences at Buxton Opera House on the edge of their seats.

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.

Star Wars legend Dave Prowse who played Darth Vader wil meet fans at Sheffield Film and Comic Con

VIDEO: Meet Darth Vader star Dave Prowse in Sheffield video

Star Wars legend Dave Prowse, who played Darth Vader, will meet fans at the first Sheffield Film and Comic Convention this weekend.

Dan Walsh and Meaghan Blanchard

Touring folk duos to reunite

Two UK tours featuring English and Canadian artists in unique collaborations will be heading to New Mills this autumn.

The A Team's Dirk Benedict, far left, as Templeton 'Faceman' Peck, with co-stars George Peppard as John 'Hannibal' Smith, Dwight Schultz as 'Howling Mad' Murdock and Mr. T as B.A. Baracus.

AUDIO: A-Team legend at Sheffield Film and Comic Con

I love it when a plan comes together...and the famous catchphrase from iconic 80s hit TV show The A-Team will resonate in Sheffield this weekend.

A scene from the Chapterhouse production of Wuthering Heights. Photo contributed.

New stage adaptation of gothic classic novel

One of literature’s best-loved classics will be brought to life in a brand new stage adaptation at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre next month.

Jake Bugg performing at Leeds Festival 2014

VIDEO: Jake gets bug for Leeds Festival video

Lightning Bolt hitmaker Jake Bugg landed the plum spot before headliners Arctic Monkeys at Leeds Festival and admits he’s got the bug for the main stage, writes Graham Walker.

Arctic Monkeys performing at Leeds Festival 2014. Photos Glenn Ashley

REVIEW: Arctic Monkeys storm Leeds Festival video

It might not have been the safest thing to do but Alex Turner just couldn’t resist singing the praises of ‘wonderful Sheffield’ – in front of a capacity crowd in Leeds.

Joan Armatrading

Joan is going solo for her final major tour

Over 42 years of touring, Joan Armatrading has never undertaken a solo world tour.

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