Pick of the Weekend

Bryan Adams
Bryan Adams

THEATRE

The Scatterbrained Scarecrow of Oz - Hot on the heels of last year’s hit show, The Wizard of Oz, the 2 Act Theatre Company present the sequel in which the scarecrow is now in charge of Oz and the Witch of the North has stolen his brains. So come along the Yellow Brick Road once more with Dorothy, the Lion and the Tin Man in this spectacular musical show. Doncaster Little Theatre, Friday, December 2, at 7pm, Saturday, December 3, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm

Tickets £8 and £6 for concessions. Tel. (01302) 340422 www.doncasterlittletheate.co.uk

MUSIC

Rock superstar Bryan Adams, shall be plugging in once again and hitting the road with a full band to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of his three times platinum selling album ‘Waking Up The Neighbours’. Bryan will be hitting the road for a full arena tour of the UK stopping at 12 cities across the country, this time with a full band. He will be performing a set that will honour not only the 20th Anniversary of ‘Waking Up The Neighbours’, but also his endless catalogue of anthemic hits including “Cuts Like A Knife”, “Summer of ‘69”, “Kids Wanna Rock”, “Can’t Stop This Thing We’ve Started”, “(Everything I Do) I Do It For You”, “Heaven” and “Run To You”, to name but a few. Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, December 1, doors open, 6.30pm starts, 8pm Tickets £39.50 (subject to booking fee). Please note there will be no support for Bryan Adam’s show here on the December 1, with Bryan Adams on stage at 8pm. Doors will still open at 6.30pm. www.motorpointareansheffield.co.uk

Cabaret with Katalina

Beauty and style from this exciting artist, performing old and new, from the Ronettes, Candi Staton, Cher to Jessie Jay, Rhianna, Lady Ga Ga and many more. Starting at 7:30pm, with a mouth watering 5 course table d’hote menu, an exceptional night of live entertainment, dining and late bar. Cafe Bar Concerto, The Earl of Doncaster Hotel, Friday, December 2. £29.95 per person. To book call our sales team on (01302) 361371.

EXHIBITION

Christmas Exhibition by Five Artists, Paintings and Crafts by Five Artists - Sheila Bury, Local landscape and waterway paintings, Richard Watkinson - Photography, Sharon Cooke, Ceramics and textiles, Janice Scott, botanical paintings, Jean Chantry, gemstone and silver jewellery. Sprotbrough Country Club, Sunday December 4, 11am - 4pm, admission Prices: Free.

SPORT Doncaster Rovers face one of their toughest tests of the season on Saturday when Southampton come to town.

The Saints have made a blistering start to the season following their promotion from League One and currently lead the way in the Championship.

Tickets for the game, which kicks off at 3pm, are priced at £27 for adults, £20 for concessions and £5 to £15 for Under 16s.

Caged Steel Fighting Championships - International-calibre mixed martial arts is in store, with some of the most highly regarded combatants in the UK and Europe taking to the cage to showcase their skills in twelve bouts of full-contact action. Drawing from disciplines such as Boxing, Muay Thai, Wrestling, Jiu Jitsu and Judo, these athletes epitomise the spirit of martial arts whilst leaving it all on the line in the name of entertainment for the paying fans. The atmosphere will be nothing short of breathtaking. The Dome, Doncaster, Saturday, December 3. Tickets from £15, Tel. (01302) 340777.