What's on next month; May

Pasadena Roof Orchestra

Wed 30 Apr 2014

Until Sun 11 May


Europe's tallest mobile ride in Derby! Resplendent in turquoise and white, this swing ride accommodates 24 passengers on 12 double seats and will offer the public unparalleled views of Derby City Centre from a height of 60m.

Fri 2 May

Pasadena Roof Orchestra

The fun-packed show features timeless classics from the great American song book – those wonderful songs that miraculously lifted people’s spirits during the depression era, and which made household names of singers such as Bing Crosby, Al Bowlly, and Fred Astaire.

Thu 8 May

Matt Richardson

Matt started comedy in 2010 and in three years he has been rapidly establishing himself as one of the hottest and most exciting acts on the comedy circuit.

Fri 9 May

England Away

2001, the night before England thrash Germany 5-1. Four England fans meet for the first time on a campsite in Munich. Drink is drunk, songs are sung, secrets are exposed.

1945, Alf and Ted march through Europe for home, fighting fascism while dreaming of a new England.

Sat 10 May

Feast of Folk 2014

Home Service - Winners of Best Live Act at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013, one of the folk scene’s greatest bands, led by Derbyshire’s own, John Tams, who formed the Band 30 years ago to play the music at the National Theatre.

Thu 15 May

Farmers' Market

A unique range of fresh produce is available at our bustling Farmers' Market, including locally and internationally sourced produce..

Fri 16 May - Sat 31 May

Mad Dogs and an Englishman

A double dose of Elgood humour prescribed by Derby LIVE, featuring two one-act plays . . .

The Dog House
Tim Elgood’s poignantly moving and heartily humorous ‘dog’s eye’ view of homelessness,
heartbreak and humans.

Bare Words
He is on the verge of writing a truly great one act play. Just a few minor obstacles stand between him and greatness. The director. The actors. The audience. His mother. And . . .the words.