Milton Jones, ‘Lion Whisperer’ - you know the weird bloke with the shirts from Mock the Week. As well as star of the Michael Mcintyre Roadshow, and the voice of 8 series for Radio 4 (including The Very World of Milton Jones and Another Case of Milton Jones) and all sorts of other radio and telly as well. Awards too. Well it’s his new show with new stuff, not in his last show.
WHERE: Doncaster Dome
WHEN: Thursday, November 24, 7.30pm
HOW MUCH: £17.50
CONTACT: (01302) 370777
A self-devised piece of physical theatre permeating through the life of Jiang Qing, the wife of Chairman Mao. We see the horrors of war through to the Cultural Revolution - a unique blend of contemporary theatre fusing fact and fiction into an age-old story. Presented by the 2 Act Theatre Company.
WHEN: Monday 28 to Wednesday 30 November
WHERE: Doncaster Little Theatre
HOW MUCH: £10 and £8 concessions
CONTACT: Tel. (01302 340422
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY – MOSCOW BALLET LA CLASSIQUE
Once upon a time (as all good fairytales begin) in a far away land beyond imagination, Tchaikovsky’s sumptuous music fills the air and wondrous characters come to life before your very eyes. The Sleeping Beauty – a story lovingly recreated throughout generations but never performed so magnificently than with the colourful spectacle of Russia’s finest – Moscow Ballet – La Classique. www.airagency.com
WHERE: Doncaster Civic Theatre
WHEN: Thursday, November 24, 7pm
HOW MUCH: £25 concessions £17.50, students £12
CONTACT: (01302) 342349
STEEL CITY BONES
The sensational five-trombone- front line plus four man rhythm section Sheffield based band Steel City Bones are back in Donny. After a roaring success at the Jazz Centre last November. This time at the brilliant Conservative club courtesy of Mr Worsdale.
WHERE: Conservative Club
WHEN: Thursday, November 24, 6.30pm
HOW MUCH: £6 (on the door)
CONTACT: (01302) 349898
CHRISTMAS IS COMING
Arrival of the Meerkat Santa, Christmas carols, stalls and activities. Christmas fair in the Wild Cafe,(2-5pm). also enter the magical world of the Meerkat Christmas Grotto - extra charges apply for grotto and gift. (12noon - 3.30pm)
WHERE: Yorkshire Wildlife Park
WHEN: Saturday, November 26/27 December 3/4, 10/11. then daily from December 17-23.
HOW MUCH: £5
CONTACT: (01302) 535057
WEB/EMAIL: www.yorkshirewildlifepark.com; firstname.lastname@example.org