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Countryside drama by The Archers’ writer

A one-woman show penned by The Archers agricultural editor, Graham Harvey is coming to Bakewell.

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Violetta played by Maria Tonina in La Traviata at Buxton Opera House on February 4.

Tragic love story La Traviata tours to Buxton Opera House

La Traviata is Verdi’s outstanding interpretation of one of the most popular love stories of the 19th century, La Dame aux Camelias by Alexander Dumas.

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Olivia Beardsley as Sibyl in Private Lives, presented by London Classic Theatre. Photo by Sheila Burnett.

Private Lives tours to Derby Theatre

A major new touring production of Noel Coward’s sparkling satire, Private Lives, is heading for Derbyshire.

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REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

The iconic Michael Jackson, the undisputed ‘King of Pop’, lives on in the hearts of music fans the world over, continuing to inspire new generations of singer.

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Rula Lenska stars in The Case of the Frightened Lady.

Gray O'Brien and Rula Lenska star in thriller touring to Derbyshire

A star-studded cast will perform in a detective thriller which promises to be a jewel in the crown of Chesterfield's Pomegranate Theatre's spring season.

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Peter Kay

How do I get a refund on my Peter Kay cancelled tour tickets?

Funnyman Peter Kay has been forced to cancel his long-awaited upcoming UK tour - leaving fans heartbroken and wondering how to get refunds.

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REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

For more than 30 years now I have been heading to Nottingham Playhouse to get an annual dose of pantomime fun — and this year’s sparkling version of Cinderella certainly lives up to the high standards established over those years.

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Belle and the Beast. Photo courtesy of Whitefoot Photography

PANTO REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast is a roaring success at Theatre Royal

Festive magic, a healthy dash of tradition, a few spicy ingredients and a pinch of modern technical trickery are the ingredients that make up the spellbinding recipe behind Nottingham Theatre Royal’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.

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Cheryl Ferguson in Menopause The Musical.

Ex-EastEnders star heads cast of Menopause the Musical

All-singing, all-dancing comedy Menopause the Musical is returning to Chesterfield.

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YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Derbyshire this Christmas

YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Derbyshire this Christmas

We all love a panto....oh yes we do.

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Win family ticket for panto

Win family ticket for panto

Take a pinch of fairy-tale, add a splash of song and dance; stir in some comedy and garnish with magic.

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VIDEO: Peter Kay adds more UK tour dates including extra Yorkshire nights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Comedy superstar Peter Kay is breaking box office records as he adds even more extra dates to his forthcoming UK tour - including two more nights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena.

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Disney On Ice Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Fly DSA Arena November 15 to 19, 2017

WIN: Disney On Ice Passport to Adventure VIP family ticket to be in the show

Disney On Ice Passport To Adventure skates into Sheffield Fly DSA Arena this week - November 15 to 19 - and we are celebrating with a VIP family ticket prize for two children to be in the show.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Disney On Ice is Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Fly DSA Arena

Disney On Ice presents Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Arena - November 15 to 19 - taking families on a fun-filled trip to some of the most memorable animated film destinations.

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John Bishop brings Winging It tour to Derby on March 17 and 18, 2018.

John Bishop to perform at Derby Arena

Comedy superstar John Bishop is bringing his new show Winging It to Derby Arena.

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Flashdance at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield.

VIDEO: Flashdance hotfoots it to Derbyshire

Strictly Come Dancing champion Joanne Clifton and A1 pop band heart-throb Ben Adams team up in Flashdance the musical which will tour to Derbyshire.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Walking With Dinosaurs roars back for UK arenas tour including Sheffield and Leeds

Dinosaurs will once again roar in Yorkshire - Walking With Dinosaurs The Arena Spectacular, based on the award-winning BBC Television Series, is returning for another bite.

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Disney On Ice stars Mickey and Minnie Mouse with pals on a Passport To Adventure which plays Sheffield's  Fly DSA Arena from November 15 to 19, 2017

WIN: Disney On Ice Passport to Adventure family tickets for Sheffield Fly DSA Arena

Get your skates for your chance to win one of five family tickets we re giving away to see Disney On Ice presents Passport To Adventure at Sheffield Fly DSA Arena!

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Hairspray at Buxton Opera House, October 23 to 28, 2017.

Norman Pace stars in Hairspray

Comedy legend Norman Pace stars in feelgood musical Hairspray which is heading to Derbyshire this week.

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Johnny Cash’s life story spurs musical

Johnny Cash’s life story spurs musical

Ring of Fire is a musical which tells the story of legendary singer/songwriter Johnny Cash’s battles and triumphs in life.

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