10 things to do around Northamptonshire

Cirque Berserk
Cirque Berserk

Here's our guide to some of the things going on this week in and around Northamptonshire

1 THEATRE
A Passionate Woman. Royal & Derngate, Northampton. March 9-11
There is still three days left to catch a drama featuring Bergerac’s Liza Goddard and written by Kay Mellor. The former plays Betty who finds herself torn between a husband she never loved, a son about to leave and the man she shared a passionate affair with.
01604 624811 or www.royalandderngate.co.uk
2 MUSICAL
Anything Goes. The Castle Theatre. Wellingborough. March 9-11
Set sail from New York to England in the 1920s in this musical comedy. Passengers include an English heiress, her fiance, and mother. Catch this comedy musical for its final three nights.
01933 270007 or www.castletheatre.co.uk
3 ART
Tidelines and Tulips. The Janet Bassett Gallery, The Rothwell Arts & Centre. March 9-June 2
This is a joint exhibition of recent work by Angela Stanbridge and Peter B. Almond. This exhibition combines Peter’s love of shoreline scenes and Angela’s obsession with Tulips.
01536 711550
4 MUSIC
Paul Carrack, Royal & Derngate, Northampton. March 10.
Paul Carrack has balanced his career between his solo work and guesting on the current Eric Clapton album and tour, his varied CV also includes Roxy Music, BB King, Nick Lowe, Roger Waters, Squeeze, Mike +Mechanics, Elton John, The Smiths and Ringo Starr, to name just a few.
01604 624811 or www.royalandderngate.co.uk
5 MUSIC
The Dub Pistols. The Picturedrome, Northampton. March 10.
As they gear up to celebrate 20 years of riotous marauding, the Dub Pistols are prepping their seventh as-yet-untitled album in 2017 and there’ll be a documentary about the band dropping at some point in the year, too. They are out on the road this spring and return to the Picturedrome following on from 2015’s sell out gig.
www.thepicturedrome.com
6 MUSIC
The Matt Monro story. The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering. March 11.
This unforgettable show is a unique evening of music, warmth and love.
From Born Free to Walk Away to Portrait of My Love be prepared to be transported in time by this tribute to one of Britain’s most popular and endearing singers.
01536 414141 or www.lighthousetheatre.co.uk
7 PHOTOGRAPHY
Our Woods Through The Lens. Weldon Woodland Park, Corby. March 11.
A photographic walk to enjoy the daffodils where an experienced photographers on hand to give advice on how to make the most of your camera.
Details www.deeprootstalltrees.org/our-woods
8 COMEDY
The Ladykillers. Sharnbrook Mill Theatre. March 13-18.
Adapted from the Ealing film by Graham Linehan, this black comedy comes to the venue. Set in 1950’s London, Mrs Wilberforce is a sweet, innocent little old lady, who rents out her lopsided house to a group of amateur musicians, who aren’t all that they seem!
www.sharnbrookmilltheatre.co.uk
9 THEATRE
Cirque Berserk, Royal & Derngate, Northampton. March 14-18.
This dangerous circus act features more than 30 jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stuntmen.
01604 624811 or www.royalandderngate.co.uk
10 THEATRE
Neville’s Island. The Playhouse Theatre, Northampton. March 14-18.
The Pennine Mineral Water Company have sent their managers on an outward bound team building weekend in the lake district.
A series of mishaps and misunderstandings lead Team C into an adventure of discovery... but what they discover is not quite what they were expecting.
www.theplayhousetheatre.net

The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers

Two of the pieces being displayed in Rothwell

Two of the pieces being displayed in Rothwell

Neville's Island

Neville's Island