Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

Description: Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have long established themselves as one of the UK folk scene’s most rewardingly enduring partnerships. Duos come and duos go… And some nurture and fine tune their art and watch it grow into something totally original, captivating and award-winning. Bonded by an unseen alchemy, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman […]

Soul Train

Description: Soul Train will steam into Barnsley with a fine feast of soulful gems. Harking back to the wonderful days when the dance floor was king, the show features a fun presentation of 60s and 70s soul classics. From early soul days of Tamla Motown, Stax and Atlantic records though to disco and beyond as […]

Janey Godley’s Soup Pot Tour

Description: Hot from her recent appearance’s on BBC’s ‘Have I Got News for You’ and BBC Scotland’s ‘Breaking the News, Fringe Festival sell out and with over 20 years of performing award winning comedy around the world from Newcastle to New Zealand. Janey is excited to bring you her hilarious new show for 2022

Elvis, Roy & Elton starring Oliver Harris

Description: Award Winning Artist Oliver Harris is a Singer and Musician from Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, who was voted in the Top Ten Acts at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival by The Scotsman Newspaper. This Show is Oliver's tribute to Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison and Elton John. Oliver and his Band will be performing many of the […]

The Scummy Mummies Show

Description: Grab your gin in a tin, put your control pants on, and pop in a pantyliner – the Scummy Mummies are BACK! And after the year they've had, Helen and Ellie are going OUT-OUT! Join them for an evening of comedy, songs, filth and laughs. Everyone's welcome, from mums and dads to carers, grandparents, […]


Description: Tinsel is the tale of one little boy who dreams of being the fairy on top of the Christmas tree! He can sing, dance, and wear a sparkly tiara as well as anyone else. But to get to the top, he'll have to convince a whole tree of doubting baubles and naysaying ornaments that […]

Grace Petrie

Description: Back with new album Connectivity (which recently reached #2 in the Official Folk Album Charts!), Grace Petrie is coming to The Civic this December as part of her national tour. Her unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans. In […]

The Princess and the Pea

Description: Set in the Museum of Forgotten Things, three musical curators tell the amazing tale of the museums artefacts including the mystery of a little green pea and how it got there. This one hour of fun is packed with humour and memorable songs, including a romp through every type of princess you can imagine, […]

My Voice Was Heard But It Was Ignored

Description: A Red Ladder Theatre Company production with support from Leeds Playhouse and Oldham Coliseum Theatre 15-year-old Reece is roughly accosted by the police outside M&S. His young, Black teacher Gillian witnesses it all – but she doesn’t question or intervene in the disturbing scene that plays out.  As the gravel embosses Reece’s face and […]