Ten Things To Do Today - Thursday, January 19, 2017

1. R ‘n’ FR, 10A, High Street, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 1PY.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Strictly Come Dancing Live waltzes back to Sheffield Arena

Grab that sparkly jacket, dust off those dance shoes and waltz your way over to Sheffield Arena - Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour is back.

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

Look Who’s Talking, Pomegranate Theatre

Look who’s creating lots of laughs in classic Benfield farce


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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20 Sept 2016.....Wendi Peters (Wicked Queen) ,Damian Williams (Nurse Nellie), Phil Galllagher (Muddles)  and Joanna Sawyer (Snow White) at the launch of Sheffield Theatres pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs outside the Lyceum Theatre. Picture Scott Merrylees

Dame steals the show again as Palin pops up in panto

There are three things you can rely on; death, taxes and the Sheffield Theatres Christmas panto making you laugh.

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The Underground Man at Barnsley Civic

A strange trip through tunnels of mind

There’s drama with a gothic twist in Barnsley this month, with a play that looks at a 
real local aristocrat who had a deep scientific curiosity.

Talk to the hand: Alexandra Burke in Sister Act

A Sister Act for Craig and soul star Alexandra at the Lyceum

Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood is certainly a busy man.

Comedian Rudi Lickwood

Last Laugh, Sheffield City Hall

Back at work? Cheer up with a Last Laugh comedy trio.

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Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour celebrating its 10th anniversary

WIN: Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour tickets for Sheffield Arena

FAB-U-LOUS! That's what Craig Revel Horwood would say about our latest free prize draw...step this way to waltz off with tickets to see Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour at Sheffield Arena.

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Snow Child, Crucible

REVIEW: Snow Child filled with winter wonder

The set of the Snow Child is simple, but imaginative.

Leeds hospital worker Carina Galsim aiming to prove she is just the tonic to win Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition

VIDEO: Hospital theatre singer is 'Kim-tastic' tonic for our talent competition

Hospital worker Carina "Kim" Galsim - or 'Kim-tastic Funtastic' to her friends - wants to swap the operating theatre for a showbiz theatre.
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Runners during a Santa Dash in the Yorshshire town of Elsecar as they are passed by a Sentinel 040 Vertical Boiler Steam train operated by Elsecar Heritage Railway. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday December 18, 2016. The Elsecar Santa Dash is a 5 mile out and back fun run with  all proceeds going to charity. Photo credit should read: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Snow Queen Elsa hosts special ‘sleepover’ for young fans

Elsa’s Perfect Christmas, Elsecar Heritage Centre.

The Nutcracker CBeebies panto at the Crucible. Picture: Andrew Roe

‘If young children do not like something on TV they’ll walk away’

City-born CBeebies controller loves how kids tell it like they see it!

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Anna-Jane Casey (Annie Oakley) in Annie get Your Gun at the Crucible Theatre

Review: Annie Get Your Gun, Crucible

Like the sharpshooter Annie Oakley, star Anna Jane Casey hits the target every time.

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20 Sept 2016.....Wendi Peters (Wicked Queen) and Joanna Sawyer (Snow White) at the launch of Sheffield Theatres pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs outside the Lyceum Theatre. Picture Scott Merrylees

TV star Wendi back to being a baddie

“I always seem to play the baddie,” lamented Coronation Street star Wendi Peters about her role in Lyceum pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

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Exciting signs of times at Cast pantomime

Exciting signs of times at Cast pantomime

Lots of theatres have productions that have signing or subtitles for deaf people but Doncaster has what it believes is the first pantomime with a leading character using sign language.

Youngsters from Dore Primary School rehearsing for new musical Hood, co-written by a pupil and her dad

Hood, Library Theatre

Martha and her dad put on musical they wrote themselves

Sheffield library theatre

Sheffield’s Library Theatre must not become side issue

Sheffield’s ‘people’s theatre’ must not become a ‘footnote’ in the debate over the future of the central library, says an am-dram expert.

Grosvenor Casino Leeds Westgate is investing 3m to refurbish the venue

New £3m refurbishment at Grosvenor Casino Leeds Westgate

Grosvenor Casino Leeds Westgate is to benefit from a £3m refurbishment at the venue located in Wellington Bridge Street.
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Comfort and Joy, Lastern Theatre

Comfort and Joy , Lantern Theatre

No tidings of comfort and joy at this family gathering.

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