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Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of ‘Merrie England’ to Ashover

On 6th October, for one night only Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of this much loved, but now rarely performed, operetta of the early 20th century to Ashover. Merrie England, set in the period after the defeat of the Spanish Armada and during May Day celebrations, tells a tale of the rivalry of […]


High Tor Players bring ‘Absent Friends’ to the hall this November

High Tor Players will be returning to the Hall on 23 November performing Alan Ayckbourn’s ‘Absent Friends’. The Players tell us: ”The play is an acclaimed real time tragi-comedy classic. The story line sees Colin returning to a circle of old  friends who are wondering how best they can break some bad news to him about […]


The High Tor Players are set to return in May!

The High Tor Players return on 11th May with their comedy, Habeas Corpus. The Players tell us: ”​This is Alan Bennett at his comedic best. Mismanaged lust – mistaken identity – dropped trousers…Habeas Corpus has all the ingredients of a classic farce, spiced with the warmth and humanity of Alan Bennett’s razor-sharp wit. ”In a […]