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November 2018

  • Thu 1 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 19:30 - 20:20

    Details: SIGMA (Dance Theatre): Gandini Juggling’s beautiful new show explores the creative interface between juggling, geometry and classical Indian dance. Recommended age 8+. Tickets £13 | £11 conc | £8 child. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Fri 2 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 20:00 - 22:00

    Details: Rachael McShane and the Cartographers: Rachael McShane is a singer, cellist, fiddle and viola player based in the North East of England. An original member of folk big band Bellowhead, Rachael toured internationally with them as well as making several TV appearances. Bellowhead recorded 5 studio albums, and won a total of 8 BBC Folk Awards in their 12 years together. Rachael has more recently been singing the role of Susannah Holmes in The Transports alongside The Young’uns, Faustus, Nancy Kerr, Greg Russell and Matthew Crampton. Rachael is now working on a new solo project of traditional songs and is playing with a brand new band, Rachael McShane & The Cartographers featuring guitarist Matthew Ord (Assembly Lane) and melodeon player Julian Sutton (Kathryn Tickell, Sting). Tickets: £12 To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Sun 4 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 13:00 - 15:55

    Details: The Snail and The Whale (Family Theatre): Join a tiny snail on her trip round the world in Tall Stories’ magical, musical production inspired by the fantastic bestselling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Follow the tiny snail’s exciting journey, as seen through the eyes of an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father. (Two showings: 1:00pm - 1:55pm and 3:00pm - 3:55pm). Recommended for ages 4+. Tickets £8 | £6 conc | £5 child. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Sat 10 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 19:30 - 20:30

    Details: Manpower: Manpower is a romp through men, expectations, work and economics in the 40 years since Britain voted to be a part of Europe. Recommended age 14+ Tickets: £12 | £10 conc | £8 child. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Fri 16 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 19:30

    Details: Phoenix Dance Theatre: Mixed Programme 2018 (Dance Theatre): Don’t miss Phoenix Dance Theatre's Windrush: Movement of the People, a major new dance work for 2018. A lively celebration of the rise of multicultural Britain, the piece commemorates the 70th anniversary of the arrival of SS Empire Windrush, which bought the first large numbers of Caribbean migrants to the UK. Tickets £14 | £12 conc | £8 child/student. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000.

  • Sat 17 November

    Event: Nights Out

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

    Time: 19:30 - 23:30

    Details: Buffet Dance: "The Boys Are Back": The Royal British Legion Churchfield Branch 1099 Sunday Club are celebrating 100 years since the end of WW1 with a Buffet Dance titled “The Boys are Back”. The live music will be provided by “Swingamathing”, a band that includes 1940’s type music in their repertoire. The Buffet will be provided by Baileys Caterers of Monk Bretton. Attendees are requested to wear 1940’s type clothing to add to the occasion. Why not join us for a very enjoyable evening. Everyone is welcome! Tickets £20

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 20:00 - 21:00

    Details: When We Were Brothers: Lads don’t cry. But what if you have to? When you feel like you’re going to explode. When everything’s closing in. and you don’t even know if you can stand it anymore. What then? Danny and Tommo have been friends since they were 8 years old. Played, fought, had each other’s backs. Like brothers. Now they’re grown up; Danny’s down in that London and Tommo is off work and back in his bedroom. But Tomm’s mum, Julie, is really worried about him, and Danny may be the only one who can help… We Were Brothers is a one-hour new play by Ben Tagoe (Coronation Street, Lucky Man) about being a man, mental health, and friendship.it takes place in a bar, where you can sit and enjoy a drink while watching the show. Recommended ages 14+. Civic on Tour: St Johns church hall, Staincross S75 6GU. Tickets: £5. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Sun 18 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 14:30 - 15:20

    Details: Tom Thumb (Family Theatre): One night tiny Tom overhears Mum and Dad talking - there's nothing left to eat so they are going to leave him and his six brothers in the forest! Outwitting his parents and the ogre Tom shows everybody that even though he is small he is still mighty as he protects his brothers, finds the treasure and makes sure they'll never be hungry again. Performed entirely on and under a kitchen table this classic story is brought to life in a playful and fascinating show full of Lyngo's magic with feathery spinning birds, a flying house and a portable forest. Come and join tiny Tom on his very big adventure! 'Visually stunning, creative, engaging. Storytelling at its best!' - Audience member. Recommended Age 3+. Tickets £8 | £6 conc | £5 child. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

    Event: Theatre

    Venue: To book or to find out more information, call: 012

    Time: 20:00 - 21:00

    Details: The Damned United: 1974. Brian Clough, the enfant terrible of British football, tries to redeem his career and reputation by winning the European Cup with his new team. Leeds United. The team he has openly despised for years, the team he hates and which hates him. Don Revie’s Leeds. Adapted from David Peace’s brilliant and ingenious novel. The Damned United takes you inside the tortured mind of a genius slamming up against his limits, and brings to life the beauty and brutality of football, the working man’s ballet. Recommended for ages 16+. Civic on Tour: Jump Club. Tickets: £4.

  • Wed 21 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 19:00 - 21:20

    Details: Shakespeare Schools Festival (Family Theatre): Shakespeare Schools Foundation is proud to present the world's largest youth drama festival at The Civic, Barnsley. Join us for an inspirational evening, featuring unique abridged Shakespeare productions from local schools. Tickets: £9.75 | £7.75 conc. Groups: £6.50 (20+ tickets). To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000.

  • Fri 23 November

    Event: Live Music

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

    Time: 20:00 - 21:50

    Details: The Furrow Collective: Four soloists share a mutual love of traditional songs, from both sides of the English and Scottish borders, with playful, boundary-defying musicianship. Best Group - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017. Tickets £14. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Sat 24 November

    Event: Live Music

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

    Time: 20:00 - 22:30

    Details: Glenn Tilbrook: The Voice and Face of Squeeze It was 1973 when Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford first formed the band that would that would see them dubbed ‘The New Lennon and McCartney’. 45 years later they continue to tour, together or as solo performers. This is a professional, yet distinctly personal performance, with the familiarity of those wonderful Squeeze songs - both new and old, and the occasional spontaneous interpretation of a respected song by another artist. Tickets £18.50. To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000

  • Thu 29 November

    Event: Theatre

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

    Time: 13:30 - 20:30

    Details: Off The Grid: Developed in partnership with young people, Off the Grid is an immersive new play by David Lane that navigates a shocking and heart breaking human story through the underbelly of a hidden society. Recommended age 13+. Tickets £12 | £10 conc | £8 child. (Two showings: 1:30pm - 2:30pm and 7:30pm - 8:30pm) To book or to find out more information, call: 01226 327 000