Ten Things To Do Today - Thursday, April 26, 2018

1. Jam Night, with Chris Firminger & The TwoJays, The White Lion, London Road, Heeley, 9pm, free entry.

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The Chandos portrait of William Shakespeare, attributed to John Taylor. Picture National Portrait Gallery

Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

April 23 marks the anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death (and potentially his birth, although the exact date of this remains unknown). With this comes the remembrance and celebration of his life and the distinguished works for which he is known by to this very day.
Out and About

HALF PRICE OFFER: Fast and Furious Live family tickets for Sheffield Fly DSA Arena - save up to £171

Throttle up and put the pedal to the metal...we've got an amazing HALF PRICE family ticket offer for all you Fast and Furious Live fans - saving you up to £171.

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Cinemama Mary Poppins Singalong, one of our top picks

Ten Things to do w/c April 19

Are you're looking for something to do this week?


VIDEO PREVIEW: Fast and Furious Live car stunt show flies into Sheffield

Petrol head fans of the adrenaline-fuelled Fast and Furious movies - where the muscle cars are the stars - are in for a high octane treat when the action explodes off the big screen and into real life.

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World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall back for one last time to write himself into the history books

PREVIEW: World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall to retire with record bid at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall has announced he will retire from competitions after one last battle to retain his Britain's Strongest Man crown for a record sixth time next year - at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena.

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Black Men Walking, Crucible Studio

Clever Sheffield play retraces steps of black people through history

Review: Black Men Walking, Crucible Studio

Edd Bower and Suzanne Celensu in new play Paradise Road

James brings true and fictional asylum seeker stories to Sheffield theatre

A Sheffielder whose father had an amazing wartime escape from the Nazis has looked at modern-day tale of asylum seekers in his new play.

Stephen Tompkinson with Nigel Havers and Denis Lawson in ART

TV star Stephen enjoying the art of friendship on stage in Sheffield

Genial TV star Stephen Tompkinson, known for Sunday evening TV dramas such as Wild at Heart and Ballykissangel, is looking at modern art and friendship on stage in Sheffield.

Testament, who wrote the script to Black Men Walking

Sheffield's theatre revolution revealing black British history on stage

Theatre director Dawn Walton started a revolution and she’s seeing its exciting results on stage in Sheffield and around the country.

Hananh Bateman and Joseph Taylor as Jane Eyre and Mr Rochester

Dancers in harmony telling famous and tempestuous love story on Sheffield stage

The famous relationship between Jane Eyre and her love Mr Rochester is a stormy one, but two dancers telling their story in Sheffield are in perfect harmony.

Children's show Jungle book at The Montgomery, Sheffield

Family Easter fun shows in Sheffield and South Yorkshire theatres

Theatres in Sheffield and Doncaster are offering family shows for the Easter holidays and another show takes place in a Barnsley library.

Miss Nightingale, starring Lauren Chinery

Sheffield duo's musical hits London's West End

A Sheffield musical theatre duo are excited to have achieved their ambition to get their show into London’s West End.

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Ten Things To Do w/c March 29

Are you looking for something to do this Easter?

Out and About
Comedian Mark Thomas stars alongside Palestinian refugees in new show Showtime from the Frontline

Comedy star Mark inspired by Palestinian refugees in latest show in Sheffield

When comedian and political activist Mark Thomas walked the length of the wall that Israel built along the West Bank of Palestine, the last thing he expected was a scene from Fame.

Ben Batt as George in The York Realist, starring alongside Downton Abbey's Lesley Nicol as his mum

TV star Ben goes from Shameless streets to Yorkshire moors on stage in Sheffield

Shameless star Ben Batt has moved from the seedy Chatsworth Estate to a farm in the beautiful North Yorkshire moors for his new stage role at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Comedian Michael McIntyre.

Anger as comic Michael McIntyre cancels Sheffield Arena date

Comedian Michael McIntyre has axed one of his two Sheffield Arena dates this summer - sparking anger among fans.

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Dan Starkey as Swifty Lazar in Frost/Nixon at the Sheffield Crucible

Doctor Who star Dan almost had a close encounter with Tardis in Sheffield!

Actor Dan Starkey had a strange experience in Sheffield - the former Doctor Who regular found himself in the city at the same time as new Doctor Jodie Whittaker and the Tardis itself!

VIDEO PREVIEW: Torvill and Dean skate again as Dancing On Ice Live returns to Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Dancing On Ice 2018 champ Jake Quickenden was crowned at the weekend but for many fans the highlight of the grand final was the return to the ice of Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

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St Patricks Day celebration getting under way for the staff of the Frog and Parrot on Devonshire Green'Luke Skinner Fawcett, Siobhan Humphries and Sara Charlesworth

WHAT’S ON: Sham-rock the night away this St Patrick’s Day!

Get ready to sham-rock the night away, as St Patrick’s Day celebrations take over the city this weekend!

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