Exchange Arts Centre, Russell Street, Keighley 01535 661591 Groovy Happening on Tour (Saturday); Evil Scarecrow (October 26) Snooty Fox, Oakworth 642689 Howlin’ Johnny and the 59 Sound (Saturday) Pennington’s Octagon Live 01274 562252 Just Whitney tribute (October 25) Cliffe Castle Park Cafe 07824 336138 Local musicians in open mic session (Sunday 11.30am to 4pm) Cricketers Arms, Coney Lane, Keighley 01535 669912 Pop-rock quartet Motus (tomorrow); Howlin’ Johnny and the 59 Sound (Saturday); gypsy-country-folk-rockers Foxes Faux (October 25) Bingley Jazz Club, Bingley Sports & Social Club, York Street Worth Valley Stompers (tonight) Crown Inn, Addingham Traditional jazz with Harry Long’s Goodtime Jazzband (Wednesday 8.45pm) Vampire Club, Bradford Keighley Goth band Skeletal Family (October 24)


Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth 01535 642323 Capturing the Brontes exhibition by surrealist photographer Charlotte Cory (until December 31) Long Lee Methodist Church 01535 653110 Airedale Male Voice Choir (Saturday) Victoria Hall, Keighley 08456 252550 Keighley Amateurs present musical Whistle Down The Wind (Tuesday to October 26) Keighley Picture House Keighley Film Club screens horror films The Shining (October 24, 5.45pm) and Room 237 (October 24, 8.30pm); admission £5.50 each, £9 for both Keighley Shared Church 01904 613000 Inspirational play A Different Drum (October 30, 7.30pm) Cricketers Arms, Coney Lane, Keighley 01535 669912 Comedy with Ian D Montford, the ‘Sunderland Psychic’, and Ivan Brackenbury (October 26) Skipton Town Hall 07947 185144 GTS (formerly Glusburn Theatre School) with songs from musicals (Saturday 7.30pm)

Out of town

Bingley Arts Centre 01274 567983 Comedy sketch show The Land of Nod (Saturday); Bingley Little Theatre in thriller Cat’s Cradle (Monday to October 26) Alhambra Theatre, Bradford 01274 432000 Comedian Bill Bailey (Friday and Saturday); family show Slava’s Snowshow (October 23-27); new 60s musical Carnaby Street (October 29 to November 2) St George’s Hall, Bradford 01274 432000 Gotta Sing Gotta Dance musicals show (October 22); comedian Ed Byrne (October 26); Puppetry of the Penis (October 29); Ellen Kent opera Aida by Verdi (October 31); CBeebies favourites Chris & Pui (November 1) Alhambra Studio, Bradford 01274 432000 Comedians Daniel Sloss (Saturday), Peacock & Gamble (Wednesday) and Paul Foot (November 22) Skipton Town Hall 01756 799912 Skipton Music hosts Coull String quartet (Tuesday); Plane Dukes Rahman Trio (November 19); Royal Northern College of Music Chamber Choir (December 10) King’s Hall, Ilkley 01274 432000 Singer Joe Longthorne (October 24); comedian Alex Horne (November 8); Brighouse and Rastrick band (November 9) Victoria Theatre, Halifax 01422 351158 Adult comedy from Billy Pearce (tonight); Pink Floyd tribute Off the Wall (tomorrow); Sensational 60s Experience (Saturday); Dick & Liddy’s Comedy Club (October 25 and November 29) Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield 01484 430528 Northern Broadsides in comedy The Grand Gesture (Tuesday to October 26) Grand Theatre, Leeds 0844 8482700 Opera North season with Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Death In Venice (until October 26); An Evening with Ray Mears (October 27); comedian Bill Bailey (October 28/29) Leeds City Varieties 0113 2430808 Good Old Days music hall (until October 26) West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds 0113 213 7700 Musical thriller Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street (until October 26); Leeds-set drama My Generation by Chumbawamba member Alice Nutter (until October 26) Carriageworks, Leeds 0113 2243801 John Godber comedy Lucky Sods (until Saturday); An Evening with Ray Mears (October 27); comedian Bill Bailey (October 28/29) Leeds Town Hall 0113 224 3801 Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra (Saturday) Burnley Mechanics 01282 664400 Comedian Hal Cruttenden (tomorrow); over-16s comedy 51 Shades of Maggie (October 20); Dracula (October 22); comedian Andy Parsons (October 24); tribute show Roy Orbison and Friends (October 25)


Harewood House, Leeds 0113 218 1000 Building a sculptural paper forest, potato and leaf printing, seasonal food demonstrations, storytelling and interactive literature trail for children (October school half-term)