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  • 1 April 2017

    This compelling and award-winning one-man (and pianist) show pays tribute to the dramatic life and songs of the legendary black American actor, singer and civil rights activist Paul Robeson. A remarkable and moving piece of musical-theatre: high quality drama, first class singing.

  • 1 April 2017

    Warm, nostalgic musical-theatre (with lovely, emotive folk songs and well-crafted storytelling) of a reclusive hoarder and her strange but sweet ghost, who together in their ramshackle home collect real stories of strong and inspiring women lest they be lost to history. A glorious patchwork story-quilt forms the colourful backdrop to the play, each fragment of fabric a remembered life, some truly affecting and powerful. An extraordinary, comic and compelling modern fairytale.

  • 1 April 2017

    This workshop is suitable for those who like to get artistic, and who are aged 10 and over. You donít need to be able to draw (although you can if you wish!), but you do need to be able to trace, have a bit of an eye for colour and a desire to experiment.

  • 1 April 2017

    A hugely enjoyable solo show performed by an immensely talented actor (and first class fool). David Mynne (Kneehigh Theatre) delightfully brings Homer's epic poem to life, with great skill, outstanding comic timing, brilliant self-made sound effects and a handful of home-made props. A superb show; charming, funny, beautifully told.

  • 1 April 2017

    Brooklyn is the story of a young woman, Eilis (Saoirse Ronan) who moves from small town Ireland to Brooklyn, NY where, unlike home, she has the opportunity for work and for a future - and love, in the form of Italian-American Tony (Emory Cohen). When a family tragedy brings her back to Ireland, she finds herself absorbed into her old community, but now with eligible Jim (Domhnall Gleeson) courting...

  • 1 April 2017

    A masterclass in musical-comedy, this joyous, nostalgic, feel-good tale follows the meteoric rise of a hard-working village milkman to stardom during the 1963 pop revolution. Chronicled with wit and invention, and with enjoyably stylish original songs and music by BBC Folk Awards nominee Jez Lowe, this charming show is sprinkled with irresistibly funny satire and delivered with a knowing wink.

  • 1 April 2017

    No ordinary double act, this wonderful duo rip up the rule book with a classy mix of opera, swing, show tunes and slapstick humour. Bringing formidable voices and a great deal of self-deprecating charm to a truly eclectic repertoire ranging from Verdi to Elvis, this is a gem of entertainment.

  • 1 April 2017

    Pink Floyd(ian) come to Bakewell Get your fill of the Floyd, 1 April. Pink Floydian are one of the most accurate Pink Floyd tribute bands in the UK today.Gathered together from the cream Floyd loving musicians they deliver well over two and a half hours of Pink Floyd classics covering nine albums including a full performance of the iconic Dark Side of the Moon. The band sound extremely close to...

  • 1 April 2017

    The Katona Twins - The brilliant classical guitar duo the Katona Twins in concert - the classical world's best known guitar duo.

  • 1 April 2017

    Award-winning comedy adventurers gently send up the golden age of detective novels with a delightful improv murder mystery. Brimful with untrustworthy characters, implausible plot twists and unbelievable conclusions - all based on suggestions from the audience - this is a fast, funny and completely unique performance every time.

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