What’s On May 5-11, 2011


TANGO: Sheffield Lyceum – Midnight Tango

Strictly Come Dancing professionals Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace dance tango. Starts 2pm and 7.45pm with shows until Saturday. Tickets £17-£29 from 0114 2496000 and www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

MUSICAL: Rotherham Civic – My Fair Lady

Greasbrough Operatic perform. Starts 7.15pm. Shows until Saturday. Tickets £10, from 01709 361462.

THEATRE: Barnsley Civic – Once in A House on Fire

Play about a family in 1970s Manchester. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £10, concs £8, from 01226 327000.


MUSIC: The Academy Theatre, Birdwell – Keep It Cash theatre show

Europe’s longest-running Johnny Cash tribute show. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £12 from 01226 744442.

COMEDY: Barnsley Civic – Jeremy Hardy

The Radio 4 stand-up performs. Starts 8pm. Tickets £14, concs £12, from 01226 327000.


COMEDY: Doncaster Civic – Russell Kane

The award-winning I’m a Celebrity... co-host performs stand-up comedy. Starts 8pm. For over 14s. Tickets £14, concs £12, under 18s £6, from 01302 342349 and www.doncastercivic.co.uk


KIDS THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – Roary the Racing Car

A live show featuring The Kids’ TV car. Shows 12.30pm and 3pm. Tickets £13, concs £11, family £44 from 01709 823621 and www.rotherham.gov.uk/theatres

antiques: Elsecar Heritage Centre – Antiques and Collectables Fair

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1.50, concs £1. Call 01226 744425.


THEATRE: Rotherham Civic – The Perfect Murder

The Phoenix Players perform the courtroom drama with a twist. Starts 7.15pm. Shows until Saturday. Tickets £7, from 01709 823621.

MUSICAL: Barnsley Lamproom – Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

The Lamproom Musical Theatre Company perform. Starts 7.15pm. Shows until Saturday. Tickets £10, concs £9, from 01226 200075.


COMEDY: Sheffield Arena – Tim Minchin

Billed as a comedy rock superstar, Tim plays a comedy concert. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £35, from 0114 2565656 and www.motorpointarena.co.uk

OPERA: Doncaster Civic – Die Fledermaus

Johann Strauss’ operetta is performed by Opera Della Luna. Starts £14, concs £12, under 18s £6, from 01302 342349.

WALK: Hodsock Priory, Blyth – NSPCC Bluebell walk

Explore the bluebell woods for charity. Open 10am-4pm. Entry £4.50, under-fives free. Call 01302 342349.


DANCE: Doncaster Civic – Youth Dance Platform

Performances by the best young dancers in Doncaster. Starts 7.30pm. Tickets £6, from 01302 342349.