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Nottingham to host Women In Music event

Frank Turner’s tour manager, a senior music promoter, a grassroots venue owner and a singer-songwriter are some of the leading players in the music industry lined up by DHP Family for the inaugural Women in Music event in Nottingham.

Music
Theatre wants to hear teen views for new play

Theatre wants to hear teen views for new play

Derby Theatre is looking to talk to a range of teenagers from the region to help with research and development of new play.

Theatre and Comedy
Hits galore in Shadows tribute at the Guildhall

Hits galore in Shadows tribute at the Guildhall

Derby’s Guildhall Theatre plays host to a gig on Thursday, March 29, by The Bootleg Shadows.

Music
Punk aces Verbal Warning looking to make it three in a row for local talent

Punk aces Verbal Warning looking to make it three in a row for local talent

Verbal Warning are hoping to make it a glittering hat-trick for local punk bands when they play the Introducing Stage at the prestigious Great British Alternative Music Festival at Butlin’s, Skegness, in October.

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Peanut butter bars. Photo supplied by: thespoonandwhisk.blogspot.co.uk

Recipe: Chocolate Hazlenut and Peanut Butter Bars

You may find it funny or hard to believe that I still have chocolate left over from Christmas and now with Valentine’s adding to that, there seems to be a bit of a chocolate stash.

Whats on
Top stand-up Bridget ponders the future in new show

Top stand-up Bridget ponders the future in new show

Bridget Christie is to perform her latest stand-up show at Derby Theatre on May 22.

Theatre and Comedy
Hits galore as Madness tribute band plays in city centre gig

Hits galore as Madness tribute band plays in city centre gig

One Step Behind bring their tribute to Madness to The Flowerpot in Derby on Saturday, March 3.

Music
Laughs galore at latest Funhouse Comedy Club gig

Laughs galore at latest Funhouse Comedy Club gig

Simon Lomas is to headline the latest Funhouse Comedy Club gig at the Blessington Carriage in Derby on Monday, March 5.

Theatre and Comedy
Three of the best in latest Derby Chamber Music recital

Three of the best in latest Derby Chamber Music recital

The Albany Piano Trio will be performing at the latest Derby Chamber Music recital.

Music

Get your tickets for Heanor singing star Andy’s Derby Theatre concert

Talented singer Andy Quinn will be giving a concert at Derby Theatre on May 5, from 7pm, and tickets are now on sale.

Music
Kylie announces Nottingham date on her autumn tour

Kylie announces Nottingham date on her autumn tour

Kylie Minogue, will bring her extraordinary creativity as a live performer back to the stage this autumn when she plays a UK and Ireland tour, stopping off at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham Thursday, September 20.

Music
Take a stroll down memory lane as acclaimed play comes to Crich

Take a stroll down memory lane as acclaimed play comes to Crich

Here I Belong is to be presented by Pentabus Theatre Company at the Crich Glebe Field Centre.

Theatre and Comedy
Victoria Park Leisure Centre, Ilkeston, will be taken over by a private operator if Erewash Borough Council push ahead with their plans.

Erewash council push to privatise leisure centres criticised by Labour

Erewash Borough Council is to begin moving towards privatised delivery of sport and leisure services, but Labour say it would be an own goal.

News

Recipe: Marinated oven baked chicken with roasted shallots and peppers

This recipe is perfect for a quick and simple family supper for four minutes.

Whats on
Big gig in store for ‘two-hit wonder’ at the Flowerpot

Big gig in store for ‘two-hit wonder’ at the Flowerpot

John Otway And The Big Band are in action on Friday, March 2, at the Flowerpot in Derby.

Music
Panto fun as Stargazers return with Aladdin

Panto fun as Stargazers return with Aladdin

The Stargazers Drama Group is showcasing a team of new young players in its production of the traditional family pantomime Aladdin.

Theatre and Comedy

Star DJ Lamacq is back in city to mark Rescue Rooms’ 15th birthday

BBC 6 Music DJ and champion of independent venues Steve Lamacq is returning to play a DJ set at the Rescue Rooms to mark its 15 years at the heart of Nottingham’s live music scene.

Music
Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Here is Kevin Bryan’s regular review of some of the latest music releases.

Music
Dance stars back in Nottingham with unmissable triple bill

Dance stars back in Nottingham with unmissable triple bill

Britain’s national dance company Rambert returns to Nottingham with audience favourite A Linha Curva, in a programme of dance that displays the company’s range and abundance of talent at the Theatre Royal from February 27–March 1.

Arts
Get in on the act with Belper Musical Theatre’s latest production

Get in on the act with Belper Musical Theatre’s latest production

Belper Musical Theatre’s two-week production of the musical Sister Act moves this week to Belper Community Theatre, where it can be seen from February 21-24.

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