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September 2018

  • Sat 8 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Barnsley Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 20:40

    Details: Dali's Guest Hype Dance Company are a key provider of high quality and inspirational dance. Their latest production, Dali’s Guest is an engaging collaboration of dance, music and visual art inspired by the effects of cancer on the body and Surrealism. Influenced by stories from cancer patients the show explores how this affects body manipulation and distortion. Juxtaposed are moments of sheer fun and absurdity, fully involving the audience creating an immersive theatrical experience to take you on a surreal, emotional journey. Join us for this cabaret evening which is most definitely one of a kind and will be supporting Barnsley Hospice. "Original and creative, surprising and imaginative with an obvious commitment to research - certainly not your run of the mill fancy dance!" - Katy Wood, actress Recommended age 12+ Tickets £10 | £8 conc

  • Thu 13 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Barnsley Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 21:30

    Details: Civic Scratch An informal chance for regional artists and companies to showcase new work and try it out in front of a live audience. ‘Pay what you decide’ at the end of the night and all donations will be distributed equally between the artists and The Civic to support the development of their work. Post Show Q&A Recommended age 16+ Pay What You Decide

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Sheffield University Drama Studio, Glossop Road, S

    Time: 19:30

    Details: Hallam '89 Theatre Club presents 'Goodnight Mr Tom', a play by David Wood from the novel by Michelle Magorian. Set during the early days of World War II, the play follows sad young William Beech, who is evacuated to the English countryside and builds a remarkable relationship with the elderly recluse Tom Oakley. All seems perfect until William is devastatingly summoned by his mother back to London. Tickets (£9/ £7 conc.) from www.eventbrite.co.uk, by phone from 0114 2335333 / 2303718 or by email from david@dnhague.f9.co.uk

  • Fri 14 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Sheffield University Drama Studio, Glossop Road, S

    Time: 19:30

    Details: Hallam '89 Theatre Club presents 'Goodnight Mr Tom', a play by David Wood from the novel by Michelle Magorian. Set during the early days of World War II, the play follows sad young William Beech, who is evacuated to the English countryside and builds a remarkable relationship with the elderly recluse Tom Oakley. All seems perfect until William is devastatingly summoned by his mother back to London. Tickets (£9/ £7 conc.) from www.eventbrite.co.uk, by phone from 0114 2335333 / 2303718 or by email from david@dnhague.f9.co.uk

  • Sat 15 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Sheffield University Drama Studio, Glossop Road, S

    Time: 19:30

    Details: Hallam '89 Theatre Club presents 'Goodnight Mr Tom', a play by David Wood from the novel by Michelle Magorian. Set during the early days of World War II, the play follows sad young William Beech, who is evacuated to the English countryside and builds a remarkable relationship with the elderly recluse Tom Oakley. All seems perfect until William is devastatingly summoned by his mother back to London. Tickets (£9/ £7 conc.) from www.eventbrite.co.uk, by phone from 0114 2335333 / 2303718 or by email from david@dnhague.f9.co.uk

    Event: Days Out

    Venue: The Civic (Barnsley), Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70

    Time: 11:00 - 15:00

    Details: The Civic Garden Party: Join us for our annual garden party, a day of family friendly fun in the sun. Enjoy free live entertainment throughout the day from the best in family theatre. Maureen and Ronald’s The Great Fiasco – A 1970s Street Theatre Spectacle. A blend of cabaret, circus, and clowning that’s an uproarious celebration of early 70s entertainment. The Dance We Made – Together we will be creating a brand new dance, and we need your help. In a show where everyone is a choreographer and there’s no experience required! The Alchemist – A light-hearted, slightly-slapstick puppet show. This gentle and magical performance will captivate audiences young and old. Barnsley Percussion Ensemble – This exciting music group of young musicians are from Barnsley schools. Covering a range of genres: film, pop, marches and world music. And don’t worry (we know what you’re thinking), if it pours we’ll go indoors. FREE ADMISSION - NO BOOKINGS REQUIRED Held in Mandella Gardens (Outside the Civic)

  • Tue 18 September

    Event: Arts and Exhibitions

    Venue: Barnsley Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 13:30 - 14:30

    Details: An Audience With Malcolm Garrett & Craig Oldham In front of an audience, Malcolm Garrett, one of the most influential British graphic designers of the last forty years and Craig Oldham, the acclaimed Barnsley born designer behind the politically charged graphics Orgreave Truth & Justice Campaign and the book In Loving Memory of Work, discuss amongst other things, their own practise, collecting, activist graphics and good/bad design in music and fashion. Q&A follows. Recommended for ages 14+ BOOKING ADVISED: Free entry

  • Thu 20 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Barnsley Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 20:30

    Details: Shift: The latest show from award winning contemporary circus company Barely Methodical Troupe features their trademark performance style combining circus, show-stopping acrobatic skills, contemporary dance and the emotional punch of theatre to create spectacular and inspiring performances. Four extraordinary performers test their physical limits in an explosive display of power-based acrobatics. Using string games, rubber bands, story telling and all available resources the performers attempt to take some control! Featuring: big man Louis Gift and international cyr wheeling star Charlie Wheeller working with Spain’s leading break dancer Elihu Vazquez and top Swedish acrobat and flyer Esmeralda Nikolajeff. They will alters perspectives; challenges gravity; and spin your head around. Tickets £13 | £11 conc | £8 child (Two showings: Thurs 20th Sept & Fri 21st Sept 2018 both start at 7:30pm and end at 8:30pm)

  • Fri 21 September

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: Barnsley Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 20:30

    Details: Shift: The latest show from award winning contemporary circus company Barely Methodical Troupe features their trademark performance style combining circus, show-stopping acrobatic skills, contemporary dance and the emotional punch of theatre to create spectacular and inspiring performances. Four extraordinary performers test their physical limits in an explosive display of power-based acrobatics. Using string games, rubber bands, story telling and all available resources the performers attempt to take some control! Featuring: big man Louis Gift and international cyr wheeling star Charlie Wheeller working with Spain’s leading break dancer Elihu Vazquez and top Swedish acrobat and flyer Esmeralda Nikolajeff. They will alters perspectives; challenges gravity; and spin your head around. Tickets £13 | £11 conc | £8 child (Two showings: Thurs 20th Sept & Fri 21st Sept 2018 both start at 7:30pm and end at 8:30pm)

  • Sat 22 September

    Event: Comedy

    Venue: The Civic (Barnsley), Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70

    Time: 20:00 - 22:30

    Details: Toby Foster’s Last Laugh Comedy Club: The Civic supporter and Barnsley born Toby Foster (Phoenix Nights, BBC Radio Sheffield) presents a great night of laughter, hosting some of the best comedians from the UK and international circuit! Acts will be announced on The Civic (Barnsley) website. May contain strong and explicit language. Recommended age: 18+. Tickets: £12 To book or for more details call (01226) 327000

  • Thu 27 September

    Event: Days Out

    Venue: Osberton Estate

    Time: 08:00 - 20:00

    Details: Osberton International Horse Trials

  • Fri 28 September

    Event: Days Out

    Venue: Osberton Estate

    Time: 08:00 - 20:00

    Details: Osberton International Horse Trials

    Event: Live Music

    Venue: Emmanuel Church, Huddersfield Rd, Barnsley, S75 1D

    Time: 19:30 - 21:40

    Details: Ensemble 360: From my Life: The musicians of Ensemble 360 have been delighting audiences in Barnsley, and all over the world, with their performances for over 10 years. In this performance expect to experience a magnitude of emotions with this set of three string quartets from across the ages. Smetana’s richly varied quartet is a powerful autobiographical piece portraying the future hopes of a young man, wistful recollections of young love and the tragic onset of deafness. Civic on Tour: Emmanuel Church, Barnsley. Tickets: £13 | £6 under 26s & unwaged. To Book or for more information, call: 01226 327 000

    Event: Live Music

    Venue: The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 21:30

    Details: Black Snow with Jed Grimes: An evening of song, laughter and some tears celebrating the heritage of Britain’s coal mining industry. Film-maker, Stephen Linstead discusses and shows the multi-award winning Black Snow depicting the legacy of Britains biggest mining disaster. The evening will be book-ended by songs and stories of life in the former mining regions of the UK, from BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominee Jed Grimes. Tickets: £12 | £10 conc | £8 child. To Book or for more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Sat 29 September

    Event: Days Out

    Venue: Osberton Estate

    Time: 08:00 - 20:00

    Details: Osberton International Horse Trials

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

    Time: 19:30 - 21:20

    Details: Jeremiah: From the critically-acclaimed rap storyteller behind Grandad and the Machine comes a rambunctious new show with live music about one of the North’s greatest forgotten revolutionaries. On 9 June 1817 Jeremiah Brandreth assembles a crew of malcontents in a pub near Nottingham. Their plan is to march on London, overthrow the government, wipe out the National Debt and end poverty forever. What Jeremiah doesn’t know is that there is a spy in his ranks with other ideas… Featuring an original score and live band, Jeremiah tells the incredible true story of the much-misunderstood Luddite rebellion. “Artists like rap storyteller Jack Dean make us excited about what they might do next” - The Guardian Recommended age 14+ Tickets: £12 | £10 conc Call: 01226 327 000 to book or to find out more details.

  • Sun 30 September

    Event: Days Out

    Venue: Osberton Estate

    Time: 08:00 - 20:00

    Details: Osberton International Horse Trials

    Event: Community Events

    Venue: 218A, Brick Lane

    Time: 14:00 - 22:00

    Details: Asian Restaurant & Takeaway Awards, ARTA is a nationwide celebration of recognising British Asian Cuisine and the individuals involved in the making. ARTA is giving everyday diners a chance to elevate their most beloved restaurants through nominating their favourites for ARTA. At the gala night, one of the lucky nominating customers will have the chance to win the grand prize of a brand-new car. In the Gala, the regional winners will face acute scrutiny from the judging panel and ARTA will get its first ever Champion of the Champions, Britain's Best Curry Awards Newcomer of the Year and Best Chef of The Year. The Grand Finale will be held on the 30th September, where you will meet British celebrity, presenter of BBC’s Got to Dance, Ashley Harriet and Bollywood melody queen, Alka Yagnik.