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Sci-fi event with festive flavour at Derby’s QUAD

Sledge-Lit is a day of horror, fantasy and science-fiction with a festive flavour at QUAD in Derby.

Arts
Film review: Memories in the spotlight in Marjorie Prime

Film review: Memories in the spotlight in Marjorie Prime

Not far beneath Marjorie Prime’s sci-fi veneer is a meditation on memory, identity and grief, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
‘Singing fireman’ rounds off great year with NYE performance at Royal Concert Hall

‘Singing fireman’ rounds off great year with NYE performance at Royal Concert Hall

Performing on stage with Grammy nominated East Midlands’ orchestra Sinfonia Viva at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, on New Year’s Eve will be a fitting way to finish a busy year for Heanor singer and firefighter Andy Quinn.

Music
Choirs team up for concert in Swanwick

Choirs team up for concert in Swanwick

The Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choir’s members are delighted that the ever-popular Derbyshire Constabulary Male Voice Choir is to join them in concert at St. Andrews Church, The Green, Swanwick, on Saturday, November 25, at 7.30p.m.

Music
Kings of Leon tribute comes to Derby

Kings of Leon tribute comes to Derby

Kings Ov Leon bring their tribute to the Kings Of Leon to Derby’s Flowerpot on Friday, November 24.

Music
Tribute show at Guildhall to a jazz great

Tribute show at Guildhall to a jazz great

The late Stan Tracey was an outstanding figure in the jazz world.

Music
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.

Theatre and Comedy
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.

Theatre and Comedy
Family tale in Neville Studio this Christmas

Family tale in Neville Studio this Christmas

Town Mouse and Country Mouse is to be performed in the Nottingham Playhouse Neville Studio, from December 13-January 6

Theatre and Comedy
Nottingham venue hosts tribute to county music legends

Nottingham venue hosts tribute to county music legends

Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers fans are in for a treat when the tribute show Islands In The Stream comes to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal on Wednesday, November 28.

Music
Star pianist Clare to appear with Sinfonia Viva in Nottingham concert

Star pianist Clare to appear with Sinfonia Viva in Nottingham concert

Sinfonia Viva return to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall for a performance there on Wednesday, November 29, starting at 7.30pm.

Music
Charlatans begin UK tour in the area

Charlatans begin UK tour in the area

The Charlatans start their full UK tour at Nottingham’s Rock City on November 29.

Music
Hits galore as Purple Rain comes to Royal Concert Hall

Hits galore as Purple Rain comes to Royal Concert Hall

Purple Rain – A Celebration of Prince is to be performed at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Thursday, November 30, from 7.30pm.

Music
Radio Two star Jeremy is among speakers at Book Weekend in Buxton

Radio Two star Jeremy is among speakers at Book Weekend in Buxton

World leaders are out of tune with the people – and the old aren’t listening to the young any more, BBC Radio Two talk show host Jeremy Vine will argue when he speaks at Buxton International Festival’s Book Weekend.

Arts
Modern classic is screened at QUAD in Derby

Modern classic is screened at QUAD in Derby

The Crimetime series of films at QUAD in Derby continues with screenings of The Last Seduction.

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Derby arts centre Quad.
Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Orton film celebrates its anniversary in QUAD screening

Prick Up Your Ears is Stephen Frears’s 1987 biopic of the British playwright Joe Orton, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary.

Arts
Recipe: Ultimate Superfood Salad

Recipe: Ultimate Superfood Salad

Here’s a recipe for Ultimate Superfood Salad for you to try.

Whats on
Catch folk aces Mawkin at Glee Club

Catch folk aces Mawkin at Glee Club

Folk rebels Mawkin bring their 12-date November tour to Nottingham Glee Club on November 23, showcasing their new album Down Among The Dead Me.

Music
Peter Kay

Breaking: Tickets for Peter Kay’s return to Nottingham are on sale this weekend

Funnyman Peter Kay will be playing two nights at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham in his latest tour and tickets go on sale this weekend.

Theatre and Comedy
BREAKING: Extra Nottingham date confirmed for top comic McIntyre

BREAKING: Extra Nottingham date confirmed for top comic McIntyre

Britain’s biggest comedian Michael McIntyre has confirmed a fourth date at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham for Thursday, March 22, due to phenomenal demand.

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