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Star trio will be picture perfect in latest production of award winner ART

The 2018 UK and Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza’s Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART can be seen at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from April 30-May 5.

Theatre and Comedy
Online duo hit the stage at the RCH

Online duo hit the stage at the RCH

Two of the world’s biggest YouTube stars will bring their touring show to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on Wednesday, May 1.

Theatre and Comedy
Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

It’s time for Kevin Bryan’s latest Record Review feature.

Music
Derbyshire Fire & Rescue issue water safety reminders as weather warms

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue issue water safety reminders as weather warms

As the warm weather sends people in search of outdoor swimming venues and places to cool off, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service (DFRS) has issued a timely reminder about water safety.

News

Thousands apply for Canine Cottages critic job as deadline approaches

A dog-friendly holiday letting agency received over 1,000 applications in the first 24 hours after posting a vacancy for a ‘canine critic’, and plenty more are expected before tomorrow’s deadline.

News
Astaire tribute show returns to the area with Strictly stars

Astaire tribute show returns to the area with Strictly stars

The touring show Remembering Fred is coming to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on Sunday, April 29, starting at 7.30pm.

Arts
War Horse’s Royal Concert Hall stay proves to be a record breaker

War Horse’s Royal Concert Hall stay proves to be a record breaker

The recent production of War Horse at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham proved to be a record-breaking success, with over 55,000 people seeing the National Theatre’s global stage hit during its three-and-a-half week run at the venue.

Theatre and Comedy
Triple bill of top dance performances is heading for Derby Theatre

Triple bill of top dance performances is heading for Derby Theatre

Derby Theatre plays host to National Dance Company Wales on May 8-9 with their spring tour show, Terra Firma.

Arts
Film Review: Ghost Stories is a satisfyingly nightmarish British chiller

Film Review: Ghost Stories is a satisfyingly nightmarish British chiller

Three supernatural stories are tied together in this retro-inspired horror with abundant jump scares, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts

IN PICTURES: 11 Derbyshire pubs with beer gardens where you can enjoy the sunshine

The sun is (finally) out so why not make the most of it?

News
Award success for Derby Arena panto

Award success for Derby Arena panto

Beauty and the Beast has won Best Staging and Set at the Great British Pantomime Awards which took place at new Wimbledon Theatre on Sunday.

Theatre and Comedy
Guitar ace Bonamassa to play arena gig in Nottingham

Guitar ace Bonamassa to play arena gig in Nottingham

Hot on the heels of his triumphant March UK tour, celebrated blues-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa returns to the UK in October to perform three arena concerts including the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Friday, October 12.

Music
Summer Nights screenings return for eighth year

Summer Nights screenings return for eighth year

The Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival is back for an eighth year at 13 locations across the UK.

Arts
Last chance to see Full Monty production as it tours for final time

Last chance to see Full Monty production as it tours for final time

David Pugh and Dafydd Rogers’s presentation of the Sheffield Theatres production of Simon Beaufoy’s The Full Monty, which won the UK Theatre Award for Best Touring Production, will tour the UK and Ireland for the final ever time in 2018/19.

Arts
New face at the helm for Pye Hill MVC

New face at the helm for Pye Hill MVC

The Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choir (PH&DMVC) has recently appointed the vastly experienced Linda Darnell as their new musical director, which heralds an exciting future for the choir.

Music
Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Kevin Bryan reviews some of the latest music releases.

Music
GIG GUIDE: Bands and musicians playing in the area this week

GIG GUIDE: Bands and musicians playing in the area this week

Here are some of the local gigs coming up over the next few days.

Music
Hometown gig for punk aces Resistance 77 this weekend

Hometown gig for punk aces Resistance 77 this weekend

Local music favourites Resistance 77 will play what could be their last ever gig in their home town of South Normanton to mark St George’s Day weekend.

Music
Malaysian Spiced sea bass with brown rice. Photo by Jason Ingram.

RECIPE: Malaysian spiced sea bass with brown rice

marinating the fish in the simple shallot rub adds a fragrant depth to this dish which serves two people.

Whats on
Students to perform pair of powerful plays at Derby Theatre

Students to perform pair of powerful plays at Derby Theatre

University of Derby Theatre Arts and Technical Theatre students will present two thrilling and thought-provoking plays next month.

Theatre and Comedy
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