What’s on April 14-20, 2011

Coppelia ballet performed at Dearne Playhouse, April 2011
Coppelia ballet performed at Dearne Playhouse, April 2011

TODAY

KIDS’ ACTIVITIES: Magna Science Centre, Rotherham – Easter

Magna celebrates its 10th birthday by re-running its top workshops. Runs to April 25. Opens 10am-5pm. £1 per child. Call 01709 720002 or see www.visitmagna.co.uk

THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – Habeas Corpus

Rotherham Rep stage Alan Bennett’s saucy romp. Shows until Saturday. Starts 7.15pm. Tickets £7, from 01709 823621 and www.rotherham.gov.uk/theatres

musical: Academy Theatre, Birdwell – Alice in Wonderland

The Take Two youngsters perform the madcap musical adventure. Shows until Saturday. Starts 7.15pm. Tickets £10, concs £9 from 01226 744442.

POP: Doncaster Dome – N-Dubz

The urban music chart-toppers perform live. Doors open 7pm. Tickets £24 from 01302 370777.

FRIDAY

COMEDY: Doncaster Racecourse – Last Laugh Comedy Night

Starts 7pm. Tickets £12 from 0114 2210317 and www.lastlaughcomedy.com

MUSIC: Elsecar Heritage Centre – Faulkner’s Bay City Rollers

Original Roller Eric Faulkner plays the 70s band’s greatest hits. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £20 from 0844 4124642.

theatre: Doncaster Civic – Lady Chatterley’s Lover

The raunchy D H Lawrence book is performed by Hull Truck. Contains adult themes. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £12, concs £10 from 01302 342349 and www.doncastercivic.co.uk

THEATRE: Rotherham Arts Centre – Misery

Stephen King’s horror novel is adapted for the stage. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £9, concs £7 from 01709 823621.

SATURDAY

KIDS’ THEATRE: Doncaster Civic – How the Koala Learnt to Hug

Enjoy sing-a-long songs, games and hugging. Starts 2.30pm. Tickets £5 from 01302 342349.

BALLET: Dearne Playhouse, Goldthorpe – Coppelia

The European Ballet Company perform. Tickets £14 and £12; from 01709 894128.

SUNDAY

KIDS’ THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – Fireman Sam Live

Shows at 1pm and 3.30pm. Tickets £13, concs £11 from 01709 823621.

MONDAY

THEATRE: Barnsley Lamproom – Witness for the Prosecution

Agatha Christie’s whodunnit. Shows until Saturday. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10, concs £9 from 01226 700075.

TUESDAY

MUSIC: Rotherham Civic – Rollermania

An evening with Les McKeown of the Bay City Rollers. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50, from 01709 823621.

WEDNESDAY

COOKERY: Clifton Park Museum – 17th Century Cooking

Join the re-enactors trying out recipes from the reign of Charles I. From 10am-3pm. Free entry.

MUSIC: Rotherham Civic – Jackson Live in Concert

A tribute to Michael Jackson. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £17, concs £12, from 01709 823621.