Exchange Arts Centre, Russell Street, Keighley 01535 661591 Groovy Happening (Saturday); Pink Floyd tribute Rogers’ Floyd (May 2); Polly And Billets Doux (May 3); heavy-metal all-dayer (May 4); parody metal band Evil Scarecrow (May 10); Good Knives (May 13) Snooty Fox, Oakworth Howlin Johnny And The 59 Sound (Saturday); psychic readings event (May 1); band MFOR (May 3); Crème Brûlée (May 10) Keighley Ukrainian Club, 9 Henry Street 01535 605310 Baccapipes Folk Club presents singers night (May 2, 8.30pm); Emily Weygang And Ben Harker (tomorrow); American folk artist Jeff Warner (May 9); Janet Russell (May 16) Airedale Heifer, Sandbeds Blue Suede Dudes play rock ‘n’ roll (Saturday) Old Sun Hotel, Haworth Blues and roots night with Chris Martin And Scott Wainwright and Rich Bower (Saturday) Pennington’s Octagon Live 01274 562252 Texan blues giant Buddy Whittington (April 27); folk group The Dunwells (May 1); Merseybeat covers band The Shakers (May 9) Wuthering Heights, Stanbury 07795 902524 Folk night with Kath Reade (April 27, 4pm to 7pm) Keighley Civic Centre, North Street 01535 690800 Soul music night (Saturday)


Keighley Playhouse 07599 890769 Drama Johnny Belinda (Monday to May 3, 7.30pm) St Peter’s Methodist Church, Cross Hills 01535 634106 Silsden Town Brass Band spring concert (Saturday 7pm)

Out of town

Mart Theatre, Skipton 01756 709666 Bad Wolf present The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe (July 19-20); comedian Gary Delaney (May 3) St Michael’s Church, Shelf Steeton Male Voice Choir (Saturday) Alhambra Theatre, Bradford 01274 432000 Disney’s musical The Lion King (until May 10); National Theatre production of War Horse (May 26 to June 14) St George’s Hall, Bradford 01274 432000 Children’s show The Gruffalo (tonight to Saturday); BBC Big Band (May 7); comedian Sarah Millican (May 8); Halle Orchestra plays Rachmaninov and Prokofiev (May 10); Test Match Special with Blofeld and Baxter (May 15); Superstars Of Soul with Geno Washington and Jaki Graham (May 16); pop band The South (May 23); musicals show Back To Broadway (May 31); nostalgia show Bless ‘Em All (June 6); Sing-a-Long-a Dirty Dancing (June 7) Theatre Royal, Wakefield 01924 211311 An Evening of Burlesque (May 10) King’s Hall, Ilkley 01274 432000 Sixties band The Searchers (tomorrow); folk-rockers Fairport Convention (May 21); 60s band Gerry and the Pacemakers (May 28) Victoria Theatre, Halifax 01422 351158 Children’s show Peppa Pig’s Big Splash (Saturday and Sunday); comedian Sarah Millican (May 5) Square Chapel, Halifax 01422 349422 Wind Orchestra (Saturday); children’s show The Worried Walrus (Sunday 2.30pm); masks, classical music and Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet (May 4); dramatisation of true story The Hoarder (May 9); new play Our Fathers (May 22); Alice in Wonderland (May 25) Grand Theatre, Leeds 0844 8482700 Opera North in La Boheme (Tuesday to May 10); musicals Evita (May 12-17), West Side Story (May 20-31), Wicked (June 10-July 5) and Shrek (July 23 to August 17); Agatha Christie thriller The Mousetrap (August 26-30); musical Dirty Dancing (November 11 to December 6) Leeds City Varieties 0113 2430808 Song show Miss Nightingale (tonight to Sunday); comedian Robin Ince (Tuesday); Albert Lee And Hogan’s Heroes (May 8); Bob Golding as comedy icon Eric Morecambe (May 6-7); Blues Band (May 10); comedy magician Jerry Sadowitz (May 23); The Sooty Show (June 1) Leeds Town Hall 0113 2243801 Orchestra of Opera North (Saturday); Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra (May 10); Orchestra of Opera North with Leeds Festival Chorus and Leeds Philharmonic Chorus (May 24) Yeadon Town Hall 0113 2505011 Musical comedy The Wedding Singer (May 13-17) Harrogate Theatre 01423 502116 Gardening writer Monty Don (tomorrow); comedians Craig Campbell (Wednesday) and Mark Thomas (May 7); blues man Robert Cray (May 8); Swansea City Opera in The Marriage Of Figaro (May 8) York Theatre Royal 01904 623568 Dylan Thomas’s Under Milk Wood (until Saturday); children’s play Monday’s Child (until Saturday); Caryl Churchill drama A Number (May 1-24); Noel Coward’s comedy Blithe Spirit (May 9-31); drama Chariots Of Fire (June 16-21); drama A Taste Of Honey (July 8-12)


Children’s museum Eureka!, Halifax 01422 330069 Nature’s Stage spring activities during April weekends and Easter holidays (until April 27) Cartwright Hall, Bradford 01274 431212 Ukrainian Art (until August 10) Ilkley Manor House 01943 600066 Burley And Menston art clubs exhibition (until June 1)