What’s On May 19-25, 2011

Here they come...The Monkees.
Here they come...The Monkees.


FASHION: Doncaster Dome – Aurora Fashion Show

The latest fashions are modelled by brave cancer sufferers and survivors in aid of Mexborough’s Aurora Centre. Also on Friday. Starts 7pm. Tickets £8, from 01302 370777.


MUSIC: Elsecar Heritage Centre – From The Jam

Original Jammer Bruce Foxton leads his band through The Jam’s classic hits. Doors open 7.30pm. Tickets £22.50, from 01226 327000 and www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

MUSIC: Rotherham Civic – Pop Goes The 80s.

West End stars sing and dance to 80s pop. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £15, from 01709 823621 and www.rotherham.gov.uk/theatres

COMEDY: Sheffield Arena – John Bishop

The TV funny-man delivers a stand-up routine. Starts 8pm. Tickets £25, from 0114 2565656 and www.motorpointarena.co.uk

POP: Sheffield City Hall – The Monkees

The 60s boyband turn 45 years old. Starts 8pm. Tickets from £32.50, from 0114 2789789.


KIDS’ THEATRE – Doncaster Civic – The Little Red Hen

Puppets and sing-a-long songs. Starts 1pm and 3pm. For ages three to seven. Tickets £8, concs £6, family £24, from 01302 342349 and www.doncastercivic.co.uk

KIDS’ COMEDY: Doncaster Civic – Comedy 4 Kids

James Campbell tells clean jokes for the over-sixes. Starts 7pm. Tickets £8, concs £6, family £24, from 01302 342349.

COMEDY: Doncaster Dome – The Chuckle Brothers

Paul and Barry Chuckle star in Barry Potty And His Full Blood Brother Paul In The Ghostly Shadows. Doors open at 2pm. Tickets £12.50, from 01302 370777.

WRESTLING: Denaby and Cadeby Miners Welfare, Tickhill Square, Denaby

Learn to wrestle with the UWE Academy, then show off your skills to the crowd. Starts 7.30pm. Admission £3.

OPERA: Rotherham Civic – Around The World In Eight Operas

Famous tunes from Tchaikovsky, Bizet, Gilbert and Sullivan and others are sung by Sheffield City Opera. Starts 7.15pm. Tickets £10, concs £8, from 01709 823621.


PSYCHIC: Doncaster Dome – Colin Fry

Messages from the afterlife. Starts 7pm. Tickets £17.50, from 01302 370777.


THEATRE: Doncaster Little Theatre – The Shape of Things

The Neil La Bute play asks what price to put on love. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £8, concs £6 from www.doncasterlittletheatre.co.uk


MUSIC: O2 Academy, Sheffield – Adam Ant

The popstar plays his hits. Starts 7pm. Tickets £22.50, from www.o2academysheffield.co.uk


MUSIC: Doncaster Civic – The Manfreds

Manfred Mann’s Paul Jones and Mike D’Abo unite for the group’s biggest hits, A 60s night in the bar follows. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50, from 01302 342349.