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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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Sooty’s set to get busy at the Pomegranate

Sooty’s set to get busy at the Pomegranate

Kids TV favourite Sooty is back on tour late this year and will be bringing his new fun-packed show to Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre on May 27.

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Derby Theatre

‘Big House’ role for Derby Theatre

Derby Theatre is ‘proud’ to be part of The Big House, a £5 million tailored support programme for the Creative and Digital Industries (CDI) sector in the region.

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Ed you win! Who else has rivalled Sheeran’s chart feat?

Ed you win! Who else has rivalled Sheeran’s chart feat?

Ed Sheeran has made history this week as the first artist to enter the official charts at Number 1 and 2.

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Steve Cowell as Francis Henshall in Hasland Theatre Company's production of One Man, Two Guvnors.

Professional clown shares tricks of the trade with theatre company

Hasland Theatre Company’s cast of One Man Two Guvnors have taken part in a workshop led by professional clown Mark Curtis in order to embrace their inner clown.

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Keep up with Jones at Nottingham show

Keep up with Jones at Nottingham show

Comedian Milton Jones is heading out on the road again in his latest show Milton Jones Is Out There.

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Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Stand Up and Rock featuring Jasper Carrott is to be performed at Nottingham Theatre Royal on May 18-19.

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Sister Act

Musicals are habit forming for Alexander Burke

Chart-topping star Alexandra Burke plays the lead role in a touring production of Sister Act which is directed and produced by Craig Revel Horwood.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Avengers assemble for Marvel Universe Live super show at Sheffield Arena

Spider-Man is about to swing in to Yorkshire to save the universe with all his superhero pals including Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Wolverine, Black Widow and more - take a look....
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Nottingham Playhouse

Photo by Robert Day

Lots to enjoy at Playhouse this spring

A Nottingham icon, a Pulitzer prize-winning novel, a global smash hit rock opera and a landmark British comedy are just some of the highlights of the spring/summer 2017 season at Nottingham Playhouse.

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Look Who's Talking at Chesterfield Pomegranate Theatre from January 17 to 21. Photo by John Bradley, Chesterfield Borough Council.

Derbyshire theatre launches play season

Fancy a good laugh? Then check out the first in a season of spring plays at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre.

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VIDEO: Story of the Bee Gees comes to Nottingham

VIDEO: Story of the Bee Gees comes to Nottingham

Following its West End debut at the Leicester Square Theatre, You Win Again – The Story of the Bee Gees will be embarking on its first ever nationwide tour with a Nottingham stop off on February 10.

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John Shuttleworth is coming to Nottingham Playhouse

Shuttleworth hits the road for one more time

John Shuttleworth hits the road again as he brings his trusty Austin Ambassador Y Reg to Nottingham Playhouse on February 1.

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A beauty of a panto at Mansfield Palace Theatre

A beauty of a panto at Mansfield Palace Theatre

Don’t miss out on your chance to see Beauty and the Beast at Mansfield Palace Theatre, until January 14.

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Comedian Bobby Ball is a star and writer of The Dressing Room

Cannon and Ball lift the lid on backstage antics

Showbiz legends Tommy Cannon and Bobby Ball take the audience behind the scenes of a run-down theatre in comedy play The Dressing Room.

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Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

The Christmas decorations may have come down but there’s still plenty of time for families to pop along and enjoy the ongoing success story that is Aladdin, the latest Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.

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Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz fans are in for a real treat when Barnes, O’Higgins & The Sax Section appear at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Friday, January 13.

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Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

There will be plenty of intriguing and entertaining shows and performances over the next three months in the spring season at Derby Theatre’s Studio.

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Panto fun at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Panto fun at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

The Watson Players return to the stage when members perform Camelot: The Musical at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre from January 17-22.

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Derby LIVE shows prove a festive hit

Derby LIVE shows prove a festive hit

Derby LIVE and Paul Holman Associates’ co-produced pantomime Cinderella and Captain Sprout and the Christmas Pirates, co-produced by Derby LIVE and Babbling Vagabonds, have been hit successes.

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