What’s On June 30 - July 6, 2011

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TODAY

POP: Sheffield Arena – Here and Now 10th Year Anniversary Tour

Popsters Boy George, Jason Donovan and Belinda Carlisle join Jimmy Somerville, Midge Ure, a Flock Of Seagulls and Pepsi and Shirlie. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £36.50, from 0114 2565656.

MUSIC: Sheffield Lyceum – Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

The perfect antidote to what’s going on at the Arena! Starts 7.45pm. Tickets £15, from 0114 249 6000 and www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – Not Now Darling

Rotherham Rep perform the 60s farce. Starts 7.15pm. Runs to Saturday. Tickets £7, from 01709 823621.

FRIDAY

MUSICAL: Doncaster Civic – Annie Jnr

New Youth Theatre perform the tale of the ginger New York orphan. Starts 7.15pm. Also shows on Saturday. Tickets £8, concs £6, from 01302 342349.

BLUES: The Greystones, Greystones Road, Sheffield – Chantel McGregor

Awesome blues rock from an axe-QUEEN! Starts 8pm. Tickets £10, from 01629 641000.

ELVIS: The Academy Theatre , Birdwell – Elvis tribute

A tribute to “The King”. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £12, concs £10, from 01226 744442.

SATURDAY

TRIBUTE: Star Inn, Rawmarsh Hill – Beanfest

All-day rock, metal, indie music festival to remember Rob “Bean” Crook with many local bands and some “national surprises”.

COMEDY: Barnsley Civic – Comedy Club

Gareth Richards from Absolute Radio and Naz Osmanoglu perform stand-up. Starts 8pm. Tickets £12, from 01226 327000. (May contain strong lanuage and adult material).

MUSIC: The Academy Theatre, Birdwell – The Lonnie Donegan Band

Original skiffle led by Lonnie’s son Peter. Starts 7.30pm Tickets £12, concs £11, from 01226 744442.

SUNDAY

KIDS’ THEATRE: Barnsley Civic – Draw Me A Bird

A dance-music piece for children and grown-ups about a little bird in a big city. Starts 2.30pm. Tickets £8, concs £6, family £20, from 01226 327000.

COMPUTERS: Don Valley Stadium – computer fair

Yorkshire’s biggest fair with 250 tables of computers and add-ons. Runs 10am-3pm, entry £3.

MUSIC: The Academy Theatre, Birdwell – The Grumbleweeds

Musical comedy from the group. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £13, concs £12, from 01226 744442.

MONDAY

MUSIC: Mexborough Athletic Club – Jam night

Plug-in and play your instrument of choice at the weekly session. Free admission. Starts 9pm until late.

TUESDAY

MUSICAL: Barnsley Lamproom – Disney’s High School Musical

The Lamproom’s youth section perform. Starts 7.15pm. Shows until Saturday. Tickets £10, £9 concs. Call 01226 200075.

WEDNESDAY

THEATRE: Lyceum, Sheffield – Horrible Histories: The Awful Egyptians

Birmingham Stage Company are back with new Horrible Histories. Starts 7pm. Tickets £11.50-15.50 from 0114 2496000.