Derby-born screenwriter Lucinda Coxon recently met with Derby College Creative Media students at the Joseph Wright Centre to talk about her career as an award-winning writer for film, television, and stage.
Dutch conductor Frank Zielhorst will make his concert debut with East Midlands’ orchestra Sinfonia Viva at Derby Cathedral on Friday March 3.
The concert, entitled ‘A Little Symphony in F’ is the latest stage of the popular Twilights series of late afternoon and early evening performances at the Cathedral.
Twilights is a partnership between Sinfonia Viva and Derby Cathedral and has been a key element in the Cathedral’s two-year cultural audience development programme supported with a £80,000 Arts Council England grant.
Local companies and organisations are being invited to recapture their childhoods and compete in a series of fun sporting challenges based on the traditional school sports day.
The first-ever Derby Business Games event will be held at the University of Derby Sports Centre in Kedleston Road on Thursday July 6 between 4pm and 6pm.
The Animal Care team at Derby College’s Broomfield Hall are holding two short courses to help local people care for hedgehogs in their gardens this Spring.
The fourth annual Great Northern running event in Mickleover on Sunday March 5 has already sold out of places for the 10k and half marathon distances. There are plenty of spaces left for the 2k family fun run and people can still sign up online or enter on the day.
The GNR event has been organised again by Mickleover Cricket Club and Derby-based HUUB Events. It is named after and takes part along part of the disused Great Northern railway line in Mickleover.
An information evening for young sports enthusiasts who want to develop their skills whilst studying at Derby College will be held at the Broomfield Hall campus on Thursday February 23 between 4.30pm and 7pm.
Rail companies from across the East Midlands will be highlighting the wide range of career opportunities available in the industry at Derby College’s Roundhouse campus in Pride Park on Thursday January 26.
Popular drama company Talking Scarlet will be back at Buxton Opera House with another edge of your seat thriller, The Sound of Murder by William Fairchild.
The plot centres around Charles Norbury a successful writer of children’s books, who happens not to like children. An unlovable man, he has no friends, is arrogant, controlling, sadistic and cruel.
Donington Park and Music Plus Sport are excited to announce that LITTLE MIX will be bring their Summer Shout Out show to Donington Park on Saturday 1st July 2017.
Little Mix will perform their signature hits, including ‘Shout Out to My Ex’, ‘Black Magic’, 'Hair' and 'Wings', alongside tracks from their new album 'Glory Days'.
Derby Theatre is thrilled to play host to some incredibly exciting and innovative theatre companies and productions in their Studio theatre over the next two months.
The Studio at Derby Theatre has long been a popular arts and performance venue in the city, in its own right and as a key part of Derby Theatre, and is a space for innovation, emerging artists and contemporary work – and Studio highlights for January and February include: