What’s On guide

Northern Ballet present 1984.
Northern Ballet present 1984.

October 15

Workshop. Building character workshop at Buxton Opera House and the Pavilion Arts Centre from 7pm to 9pm. Tickets £10. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Film. Stockport Plaza and Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre host a live screening of the National Theatre’s production of Hamlet, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, at 7pm. Tickets for Stockport £15, £13 (concessions, film club members), contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779. Tickets for Chesterfield £15, £12.50 (concessions, child), contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 16

Opera. English Touring Opera present Pelléas et Mélisande by Debussy at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50-£36.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Music. Radio Banska play a fusion of jazz and folk music at Chinley Community Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £9.90. Visit www.wegotickets.

Song. Judie Tzuke performs at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £22.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. The Bradshaws in Goosed, a stage version of the radio programme, is at New Mills Art Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £19-£95. Contact www.ents24.com/new-mills-events/art-theatre/buzz-hawkins/437516

Theatre. Father Brown: The Curse of the Invisible Man, presented by Rumpus Theatre Company, at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions), £12.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Song. Abba Mania, tribute band performing hits including Mamma Mia and Voulez Vous, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £19, £17 (concessions), £11.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 17

Opera. English Touring Opera present The Tales of Hoffman by Offenbach at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50-£36.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Dance. “Swing Back to the 1920s” Dance Night at New Mills Town Hall with music from original 78s played on wind-up gramophones by Gramophone Jockey GJ Jason.

Licensed bar with cocktails. Tickets £7.50. Contact 01663 308199 or 01298 78250,

Concert. Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir will welcome guests Chapel-en-le-Frith Male Voice Choir at a concert in Whaley Bridge Uniting Church at 7.30pm. Tickets from Hall’s Mica Hardware Store, Chapel. Further details from www.chapel-en-le-frithladieschoir.co.uk,or call 01298 815965.

Music. The Crazy World of Arthur Brown at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Theatre. Father Brown: The Curse of the Invisible Man will be presented by Rumpus Theatre Company at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 3pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £16.50, £14.50 (concessions), £12.50 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Cabaret supper. A grand cabaret supper to toast the first three years of Spring Bank Arts, New Mills, will be held at the venue at 7.30pm. Three-course meal, close-up magic by Ian Ball and songs from Lesley Davies. £25 per ticket. Pre-booking essential. Contact Rachel by e-mail: springbankarts@gmail.com

Song. Elkie Brooks performs at Stockport Plaza at 7.30pm. Tickets £23.50 or £20 (balcony). Contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779.

Song. Halfway to Pardise: The Billy Fury Story at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel at 7.30pm. Tickets £20. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Music. Fuzzy Felt World play at The Cobbles, Chapel en le Frith, at 9pm.

October 18

Music. The Tame Valley Stompers will play jazz at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 1pm. Tickets £7 (advance), £9 (on door). Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Opera. English Touring Opera present Werther by Massenet at Buxton Opera House at 3pm. Tickets £19.50-£36.50. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk.

Film. Ricki & The Flash (12A), starring Meryl Streep as a rock singer/guitarist, at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm, also on October 19 at 2.30pm and October 20 at 7.30pm. Tickets £6.40, £4.50 (concessions, students) and £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 19

Children. Mini Moovers & Groovers fun for the under 5s, at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre at 10am. Admission £5. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tour. Take a behind the scenes tour of Stockport Plaza at 11am. Tickets £6. Contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779.

Film. Live screening of ENO’s production of The Barber of Seville at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre at 7.30pm. Tickets £15, £12.50 (concessions, child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 20

Psychic. Stockport Plaza hosts Psychic Sally: On The Road at 7.30pm. Tickets £23.50. Contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779.

Psychic. Stockport Plaza hosts Psychic Sally: On The Road, presented by TV’s psychic Sally Morgan, at 7.30pm. Tickets £23.50. Contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779.

Theatre. Avenue Q, musical suitable for 14 years and above, at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Film. A Walk In The Woods (15) at Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, at 2.30pm, also on October 21 at 2.30pm and October 22 at 7.30pm. Tickets Tickets £6.40, £4.50 (concessions, students) and £3.90 (child). Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

October 21

Song. Mad About The Musicals 10th Anniversary show, starring Gareth Gates and Michael Courtney, at Buxton Opera House at 7.30pm. Tickets £27. Contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Singing. Rock Choir, an opportunity for adults to sing pop, rock and Motown, at Spring Bank Arts, New Mills, from 10am to 12.30pm.

Film. Stockport Plaza hosts a live screening of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Henry V at 7pm. Tickets £15, £13 (concessions, film club members). Contact www.stockportplaza.co.uk or 0161 477 7779.

Theatre. Avenue Q at Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, at 7.30pm. Tickets £26 and £27.50. Contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk