What’s on: leisure listings

Kate Rusby
Kate Rusby

Your guide to entertainment for the week ahead...

STAGE

Wednesday: New Youth Theatre present Footloose at Mansfield Palace Theatre. Call Mansfield 633133 or see www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

Comedy The Play That Goes Wrong continues at Nottingham Theatre Royal. Until Saturday. Call 0115 9895555 or see www.trch.co.uk.

Stand-up comedy night at Create Theatre in Mansfield. Call Mansfield 413363 or visit www.createtheatre.co.uk.

Thursday: Folk singer Kate Rusby performs at Mansfield Palace Theatre. Call Mansfield 633133 or see www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

Friday: Lisa Gail Theatre School performs Once Upon A Dream at Mansfield Palace Theatre. Also Saturday. Call Mansfield 633133 or see www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performs an all-American programme at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall. Call 0115 9895555 or see www.trch.co.uk.

Benjamin Zephaniah’s Refugee Boy is on at Nottingham Playhouse. Also Saturday. Call 0115 9419419 or visit www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk.

Saturday: Family friendly show What Became of The Red Shoes? is on at Nottingham Playhouse. Call 0115 9419419 or visit www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk.

Sunday: Singing superstar Susan Boyle is on at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall. Call 0115 9895555 or see www.trch.co.uk.

Monday: David Essex stars in The Dishwashers at Nottingham Theatre Royal. Call 0115 9895555 or see www.trch.co.uk.

Ballet Boyz bring their new dance show The Talent to Nottingham Playhouse. Call 0115 9419419 or visit www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk.

Tuesday: Legendary Scottish band Runrig play Nottingham Royal Concert Hall. Call 0115 9895555 or see www.trch.co.uk.

Festival of the Spoken Nerd: Full Frontal Nerdity comedy show is on at Nottingham Playhouse. Call 0115 9419419 or visit www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk.

GIGS

Thursday: The Old Fashioned Love Band play the jazz night at Sutton’s The Unwin Club. £6 admission or £5 for members. 8.30pm start.

Deborah Bonham - sister of Led Zeppelin’s John Bonham - brings her ban dto Sutton’s The Diamond. Support from Daniel Hartshorn. See www.thediamonduk.com or call Mansfield 456617.

Friday: The Kast Off Kinks featuring The Kinks’ original drummer Mick Avory are on at The Diamond, Sutton. See www.thediamonduk.com or call Mansfield 456617.

Outstanding country duo Diamond and Dallas play The Triple S Snooker Club, Skegby. Ring Mansfield 515533 for more information.

Sensation Elvis Tribute Artist, Paul Francis Thorpe, is on at St Joseph’s Social Club, Sutton. A winner of ITV’s ‘Star in their Eyes’. Plus DJ Mr Jive. Admission £5. Doors Open 7pm. Call Mansfield 552387.

Modern Boy/Girl Duo Oxygen play Warsop Ex-servicemen’s Club. Members £2 Guests £3.

Singer Andrew Randell is performing at the Sandy Pate Sports Bar at Mansfield Town FC for an amazing night of Motown and Soul. Free entry for all starts 8.30pm.

Male personality vocalist Robbie Jacks plays at Bentinck Miners’ Welfare. For more details call 752284 or visit www.freewebs.com/bentinckmw.

Saturday: Steve Overland’s Cover Story, with members of FM, play at The Diamond in Sutton. See www.thediamonduk.com or call Mansfield 456617.

Male vocalist Richard Comfort performs at The Triple S Snooker Club, Skegby. Ring Mansfield 515533 for more information.

Big Time Charlie is performing at The Welbeck Club (formerly Welbeck Miners’ Welfare). Free entry, doors from 7pm including a disco.

Ferocious Dog Acoustic, Gaz Brookfield and Brad Dear play The Workmans & Black Market in Warsop. £6 in advance or £7 on the door.

The Ultimate Dirty Dancing and Grease Show, Time Of Your Life, is on at Warsop Ex-servicemen’s Club. Members £3 Guests £5.

Terrific local duo Brothers in Soul are on at Bentinck Miners’ Welfare. For more details call 752284 or visit www.freewebs.com/bentinckmw.

Sunday: Purple Tree, playing Deep Purple and much more, play at The Diamond in Sutton. See www.thediamonduk.com or call Mansfield 456617.

Three piece boy band O C D play Warsop Ex-servicemen’s Club. Members £1 Guests £2.

WALKS

Thursday: Instep Health Walk is Bestwood Country Park. Meeting at the Winding Engine car park , Park Road at 10am. Call 07563 702547.

Sunday: Instep Health Walk is Birklands. Meeting at the Carrs car park, Church Warsop at 10am. Call 07951 968366.

Monday: Instep Health Walk is Brierley Park. Meeting at the visitor centre off Sutton Road, Huthwaite at 10am. Call 07951 945407. All instep walks are on www.mansfieldinstep.org.