Sooty gets busy at the Guildhall

The Sooty Show is coming to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre and can be seen there on Saturday, September 20.

There will be two performances taking place on the day, at 11am and 2.30pm.

The show will star Sooty with his friends Sweep, Soo and Richard.

Join in with all the fun and games - a spectacular mix of magic, music and mess - guaranteed get Sooty of all ages giggling.

For ticket availability, you can call the box office on 01332 255800.

n Ashrow Theatre Company will be presenting both The Importance Of Being Earnest and The Merchant Of Venice at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre.

The Oscar Wilde comedy, featuring a handbag, mistaken identity, cucumber sandwiches and the fearsome Lady Bracknell, can be seen from September 15-19.

Then Shakespeare’s tale of the moneylender Shylock is to be performed from October 7-11.

For ticket details, you can call the box office on 01332 255800.

n Scott Agnew, John Newton, Dana Alexander and Will-E will be the stand-up aces performing at Nottingham’s Jongleurs club this weekend.

The quartet can be seen on both Friday and Saturday.

Call the ticket hotline on 08700 111 960 for more on the gig.