What’s On June 9-15, 2011


MUSICAL: The Operatic Centre, Wombwell – Bugsy Malone

The kid’s gangster musical is performed by the Wombwell and District Amateur Operatic Society Youth Section. Starts 7pm. Shows until Saturday with a Saturday matinee at 2.30pm. Tickets £7, from 07905 764693.

THEATRE: Barnsley Civic – Folie à Deux

Physical theatre set in a retreat for the mentally unwell. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10, concs £8, from 01226 327000.

CABARET: The Academy Theatre, Birdwell – Bring On Tomorrow

Charity cabaret show by Lucie Cooper and the Take 2 Theatre School to raise cash for Barnsley Hospital’s Ward 37. Starts 7.15pm. Show also on Friday. Tickets £7, concs £6 from 01226 744442.

ROCK: Sheffield City Hall – Nils Lofgren

The American songwriter, guitarist and pianist plays live. Starts 7.30pm. Starts 8pm. Tickets £28.50, from 0114 2789789.


Family THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – The Wind in the Willows

Join Mole, Ratty, Badger and Mr Toad. Starts 10am and 1pm. Also on Saturday at 11am and 2.30pm. Tickets £12, concs £10. from 01709 823621.

SOUL: The Golden Nugget Club, Goldthorpe – 6T’s Soul and Motown

Dance to soul classics. Runs 8pm-midnight. Admission £2.

ROCK: Elsecar Heritage Centre – OD Saxon, John Coghlan’s Quo and Seventh Son

Mexborough’s Saxon guitarist Graham Oliver brings his brand of Saxon to Building 21, joined by ex-Status Quo drummer Coghlan and Seventh Son. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £15, from 0115 9129000.

COMEDY: The Elton House Hotel, Bramley – Comedy Club

Gerry K, Jools Constant and Ryan McDonnell tell gags. Doors open 7pm. Show starts 9pm. Tickets £25 to include three-course meal. To book, call 01709 545681. Over 18s only.


TRIBUTE: Barnsley Civic – America The Diamond Experience

A tribute to Neil Diamond. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £12, concs £10, from 01226 327000.


MARKET: Barnsley town centre – Father’s Day specialist market

Barnsley’s first ever Father’s Day specialist market. Open 9am-4pm. Free admission.

COMEDY: Doncaster Dome – Andy Zaltzman

The Art Garfunkel lookalike performs stand-up. Tickets £12, from 01302 370777.

ROCK: Sheffield City Hall – One Night Of Queen

Stars In Their Eyes grand final winner Gary Mullen performs as Freddie Mercury. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets from £19.50, from 0114 2789789.


GHOSTS: Sheffield city centre – Steel City Ghost Tours

Mr P Dreadful leads a tour of the city’s most haunted locations from the Town Hall steps. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £5.


MUSICAL: Barnsley Lamproom – Grappling

Musical about a Barnsley miner-turned-wrestler. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10, concs £9, from 01226 200075.

THEATRE: Academy Theatre, Birdwell – Ladies Night

A group of unemployed workers create a male strip show. Starts 7.15pm. Shows until Saturday. Tickets £12, concs £10, from 01226 744442.


THEATRE: Barnsley Civic – Ghosts

Ibsen’s play about hidden passions. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10, concs £8, from 01226 327000.