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Exhibitions - Brick by Brick

5th October until 4th January - Scunthorpe DN15 6TB - for times see website - www.2021visualartscentre.co.uk

Brick by Brick is a brand new touring exhibition of work by international artists, designers and photographers who use LEGO® bricks as their medium.

Exhibitions - Victoria & Albert: Treasures from a Royal Marriage

5th October until 5th January - Lincoln LN2 1LP - 01522 782040 www.thecollectionmuseum.com

In the 200th anniversary year of the births of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, this exhibition explores the intimate connection between the royal couple and the V&A.

Exhibitions - Caroline Matthaei: From Papagena to Lady-Birds

19th October until 19th January - Sleaford NG34 7TW - 10am-5pm - 01529 308710 nccd.org.uk

The Design-Nation member exhibits her plaster figures, as well as her latest porcelain ‘Lady Bird’ figures with some of the simpler automata and ‘Jumping Jennies’ placed at the levels in-between.

Exhibitions - Printmakers’ Council: Land, Sea & Sky

26th October until 1st December - Barton upon Humber DN18 5JT - 10am-5pm - 01652 660380 www.the-ropewalk.co.uk

For this new exhibition at The Ropewalk the membership of the Printmakers’ Council was asked to think beyond the literal interpretations of the title and as visitors will see they have exceeded expectations.

Theatre - Nunkie Theatre: ‘Dead Men’s Eyes’ – Two Ghost Stories by M R James

20th November until 21st November - Lincoln LN2 1EY - 7.30pm - 01522 873894, www.lincolndrillhall.com

Robert Lloyd Parry (Nunkie Theatre) performs two chilling and thrilling tales from M R James, the master of the English ghost story. So muster up your courage and come to listen.

Comedy - Knights of Comedy

22nd November - Louth LN11 0BX - 7.30pm - 01507 600350 louthriverheadtheatre.com

An evening of stand-up comedy at Louth’s Riverhead Theatre. This evening’s lineup features Tony Basnet, Howard Anstock, Douglas Carter and headliner Duncan Oakley. The MC is Harry Stachini.

Theatre - Night Terrors with Gerard Logan

22nd November - Barton upon Humber DN18 5JT - 7.30pm - 01652 660380, www.roperyhall.co.uk

Spine-tingling tales of the supernatural from EF Benson’s collection of ghost stories. This is masterful storytelling from Gerard Logan, who will transport you to a darker, more sinister world.

Music - Handel’s Messiah

23rd November - Lincoln LN2 1PX - 7pm - 01522 561600, lincolncathedral.com

This year, Lincoln Cathedral Choir is returning with their performance of Handel’s Messiah, a spectacular piece of music which is to be accompanied by Lincolnshire Chamber Orchestra.

Days Out - Christmas at Doddington Hall

23rd November until 24th December - Doddington LN6 4RU - 9am - 9pm - 01522 694308, www.doddingtonhall.com

The Hall has been decorated by the estate team themselves, and don’t forget to enjoy farmshop goodies, the Bauble Barn, home-grown Christmas trees, and late night shopping.

Days Out - Real Christmas at Rand Farm Park

23rd November until 24th December - Lincoln LN8 5NJ - 10am - 5pm - 01673 858904, randfarmpark.com/christmas-at-rand

Experience an immersive family Christmas experience at Rand Farm Park with an enchanted forest, Gingerbread Land, and Father Christmas himself.

Exhibitions - LAS: ‘Colour, Colour and more Colour’

26th November until 8th December - Lincoln LN1 3BN - 10am-4pm - www.lincolnshireartistssociety.com

A winter exhibition at Sam Scorer Gallery in Lincoln showcasing members of the Lincolnshire Artists’ Society.
Free admission.
(CLOSED Monday 2nd December)

Exhibitions - LAS: ‘Colour, Colour and more Colour’

26th November until 8th December - Lincoln LN1 3BN - 10am-4pm - www.lincolnshireartistssociety.com

A winter exhibition at Sam Scorer Gallery in Lincoln showcasing members of the Lincolnshire Artists’ Society. Free admission. Closed Monday 2nd December

Comedy - Al Murray – Landlord of Hope & Glory

27th November - Lincoln LN2 1JJ - 7.30pm - 01522 519999, www.newtheatreroyallincoln.co.uk

Al Murray returns to the stage as the Pub Landlord to survey the state of Britain and the modern world, in his inimitable, acerbic style.

Talks - An Evening with Amir Khan

28th November - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

Amir Khan is one of Britain’s best professional boxers. A former unified light-welterweight world champion, Amir has also previously held the Commonwealth lightweight title.

Music - Show of Hands

29th November - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

Show of Hands fans rejoice as Steve Knightley and Phil Beer, two undisputed kings of the folk, roots and acoustic scene reunite with Miranda Sykes for a brand-new album and tour.

Theatre - Riverhead Producers present A Night of Two Acts

29th November until 30th November - Louth LN11 0BX - 7.30pm - 01507 600350, louthriverheadtheatre.com

We Are The Multitude – an apparently normal day in a modern office turns into chaos. Don’t Kid Yourselves – a dark comedy about a young couple who are thrust into the responsibility of parenthood.

Days Out - Alford’s Christmas Spectacular

30th November - Market Place, Alford - 12 noon - www.alford.info

Enjoy a festive day out in Alford Market Place with Santa’s grotto, food stalls, live music, amusements, Santa’s sleigh procession and more. Hosted by Lincs FM.

Exhibitions - Studio Artists’ Show

1st December until 12th December - Barton upon Humber DN18 5JT - 10am-5pm - 01652 660380, www.the-ropewalk.co.uk

The traditional Christmas exhibition by studio artists at The Ropewalk, Barton upon Humber.

Music - Razorlight

2nd December - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

Having released their brand new single ‘Cops And Robbers’ this year – hot on the heels of last year’s critically-acclaimed comeback album Olympus Sleeping – Razorlight come to The Engine Shed.

Talks - Alison Littlewood Talk and Signing

2nd December - Lincoln LN2 1LP - 7pm - 01522 262374, facebook.com/lindumbooks

Alison’s new book ‘Mistletoe’ is a spooky ghost story with a Christmas setting, perfect seasonal reading. Alison is a popular writer of gothic fiction. Tickets £10.

Music - LICMF: University of Lincoln Chamber Choir Concert with Eleanor Turner (harp)

3rd December - Branston LN4 1LZ - 7.30pm - 01522 873894, www.lincolndrillhall.com

The University of Lincoln Chamber Choir performs Britten’s ever-popular and evocative Ceremony of Carols to mark the Christmas season. At All Saints Church, Branston.

Music - Shed Seven

3rd December - Scunthorpe DN15 7RG - 7pm - 0844 854 2776, www.scunthorpetheatres.co.uk

This tour marks the 25th anniversary of the York band’s first album release and will feature a mix of Sheds classics and choice cuts from Instant Pleasures including ‘Room In My House’ and ‘Better Days’.

Talks - An Evening with Steven Seagal

3rd December - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

The Hollywood movie star, actor, film producer, screenwriter, martial artist and musician takes his audience through an action packed night of drama, conversations and stories from his amazing career.

Music - Sally Barker & Anna Ryder

4th December - Spalding PE11 1SS - 8pm - 01775 764777, www.southhollandcentre.co.uk

A new pairing of two established singer-songwriters comes to Spalding Folk Club. Sally’s powerful voice took her to the finals of TV’s The Voice in 2014.

Music - Brigg Singers Concert

4th December - Thornton Curtis DN39 6XW - 7pm - www.briggsingers.org.uk. Facebook or Twitter (@BriggSingers)

Brigg Singers will sing around the Christmas Tree at Thornton Curtis Church between 7pm and 8pm with the opportunity for lots of community singing.

Music - That’ll Be The Day – The Christmas Show

4th December - Scunthorpe DN15 7RG - 7.30pm - 0844 854 2776, www.scunthorpetheatres.co.uk

The UK’s most popular rock ‘n’ roll variety show celebrates the festive season with all your favourite Christmas classics from the 50s, 60s & 70s, plus plenty of hilarious comedy.

Talks - The Arts Society - Santa Claus: The Art that turns him from St Nicholas into Father Christmas

5th December - Gainsborough DN21 2AL - 8pm - 01427 676655, www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/trinity-arts-centre

Talk by Christopher Bradley. The Arts Society Gainsborough and District regularly meet at the Trinity Arts Centre. The society usually meet the first Thursday afternoon of the month.

Days Out - Lincoln Christmas Market

5th December until 8th December - Lincoln LN1 3AA - all day - 01522 873503, www.lincoln-christmasmarket.co.uk

Stalls, performers and festive cheer take over Lincoln’s Cathedral Quarter for four days of entertainment, shopping, food and drink. Shops across the city will also stay open late for the duration.

Music - Digby Military Wives’ Choir

6th December - St Oswald’s Church, Blankney LN4 3BL - 7pm - 07894 443795

A candlelit Christmas concert featuring favourite carols and Christmas songs. Tickets £10 each can be purchased from the bar at Blankney Golf Club. Includes interval refreshments, as well as supporting Blankney Church and MWC Digby.

Theatre - Cinderella at Lincoln Drill Hall

6th December until 4th January - Lincoln LN2 1EY - see website for times - 01522 873894, www.lincolndrillhall.com

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without the Drill Hall panto… Cinderella is the perfect festive fix for the whole family to enjoy and will leave you singing all the way home – just don’t leave your slippers behind!

Theatre - Robin Hood at New Theatre Royal Lincoln

6th December until 5th January - Lincoln LN2 1JJ - 7.30pm - 01522 519999, www.newtheatreroyallincoln.co.uk

Join the hugely popular Barney Harwood (Prank Patrol, Blue Peter) as Robin Hood, Chris Johnson (CBBC’s ‘Yonko’) as Will Scarlett, and introducing Zoe Hedge, who was part of Sir Tom Jones’ team on ITV’s The Voice (2017), as Maid Marian.

Music - Live/Wire – The AC/DC Show

7th December - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

The hugely successful and unique six-man tribute to the Australian music legends AC/DC, complete with cannons, a wall of Marshalls and over two hours of High Voltage Rock ‘n’ Roll.

Music - Chantel McGregor

7th December - Barton upon Humber DN18 5JT - 8pm - 01652 660380, www.roperyhall.co.uk

When Chantel released her 2011 debut album, Like No Other, one critic said, “Chantel McGregor deserves to be held up as a messiah of blues-rock and given her own mountain.”

Music - Brigg Singers Christmas Concert

9th December - Brigg Methodist Church - 7.30pm - www.briggsingers.org.uk. Facebook or Twitter (@BriggSingers)

Tickets £5 each (inclusive of light refreshments) available from November at Grandad’s Shed, Wrawby Street, Brigg; Choir Members or on the door on the night.

Theatre - A Christmas Carol

10th December until 11th December - Stamford PE9 2DL - 7.30pm (10th), 2pm (11th) - 01780 763203, www.stamfordartscentre.com

This festive season the European Arts Company returns following a highly successful 2018 run of A Christmas Carol. Inspired by Dickens’s own charitable work, the 2019 tour is in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital, reflecting the heart-warming message of Scrooge’s philanthropic transformation in this perfect Christmas story.

Audiences will be thrilled to experience A Christmas Carol as Dickens himself performed it over 150 years ago. He was the first writer to publicly act out his own work and, in doing so, invented a new genre of performance. Working with the script Dickens used, actor John O’Connor plays over 20 characters, skilfully drawing the audience into this Victorian ghost story about the power of compassion and generosity to transform lives.

Theatre - Hambledon Productions presents Christmas with Steptoe and Son

10th December - Louth LN11 0BX - 7.30pm - 01507 600350, louthriverheadtheatre.com

Christmas simply wouldn’t be Christmas without some classic, festive sitcom comedy so why not make a visit to 26 Oil Drum Lane, Shepherd’s Bush to catch up with the nation’s favourite rag-and-bone men and indulge in their yuletide misadventures!

Music - The Wedding Present

11th December - Lincoln LN6 7TS - 7pm - 0871 220 0260, www.engineshed.co.uk

The Wedding Present have had eighteen UK Top 40 hit singles… not bad for a band that has, from its inception, stubbornly refused to play the record industry’s game.

Theatre - Christmas Panto – Aladdin

11th December until 31st December - Scunthorpe DN15 7RG - see website for times - 0844 854 2776, www.scunthorpetheatres.co.uk

Annie Fanny is coming back to The Baths Hall this Christmas to star in Aladdin. The ever-popular panto Dame will be starring in the classic tale from 11th to 31st December.

Comedy - Gainsborough Comedy Club

12th December - Gainsborough DN21 2AL - 8pm - 01427 676655, www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/trinity-arts-centre

Tom Houghton lives in the actual Tower of London and was labelled last year as ‘the next Jack Whitehall’. This is most definitely upper-class comedy. At Trinity Arts Centre.

Theatre - Rapunzel – A Tangled Tale

13th December until 31st December - Spalding PE11 1SS - see website for times - 01775 764777, www.southhollandcentre.co.uk

Polka Dot Pantomimes are back with the thrilling story of Rapunzel – the lonely princess trapped in a tower, longing for a life of adventure in the outside world.

Music - A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten

14th December - Lincoln LN2 1PX - 2pm and 7pm - 01522 561600, lincolncathedral.com

Performed by the Lincoln Cathedral Choristers and harpist Louise Thomson. Two performances of this classic, festive favourite, at 2pm and 7pm. Both take place in the stunning Cathedral Chapter House.

Music - Belshazzar’s Feast

14th December - Barton upon Humber DN18 5JT - 8pm - 01652 660380, www.roperyhall.co.uk

Paul Sartin (Bellowhead/Faustus) and Paul Hutchinson (Hoover The Dog) together wow audiences across the UK, USA and Australia with their eclectic and eccentric mix of tunes and between songs chat.

Talks - Jon Fox Book Signing

14th December - Lincoln LN2 1LP - 11am - 2pm - 01775 769231, bookmarkspalding.co.uk

Jon Fox returns to Bookmark to sign copies of his book ‘Lines Across Lincolnshire’ featuring his beautiful photographs of the stunning Lincolnshire landscape. Free event.

Theatre - Wind in the Willows

14th December - Louth LN11 0BX - 11.30am and 2pm - 01507 600350, louthriverheadtheatre.com

John Morley has taken the well-loved characters of Toad, Ratty, Mole and Badger and woven their exploits into an exciting adventure story for all the family. Presented by Riverhead Youth Theatre.

Theatre - Panto – Mother Goose

14th December until 29th December - Gainsborough DN21 2AL - see website for times - 01427 676655, www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/trinity-arts-centre

Come and join Mother Goose as she embarks on an eggcellent adventure when she chances upon the magic goose with a golden talent, Princess Priscilla!

Theatre - A Christmas Carol

16th December until 18th December - Lincoln LN1 3AR - 7.30pm - 01522 873894, www.lincolndrillhall.com

Charles Dickens’ infamous ghost story is brought alive complete with period costume, song, and a musical score. Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company at the County Assembly Rooms, Lincoln.

Theatre - The Nutcracker presented by Vienna Festival Ballet

16th December - Louth LN11 0BX - 2.30pm and 7pm - 01507 600350, louthriverheadtheatre.com

Be swept away on a magical adventure in one of the most famous classical ballets of all time – The Nutcracker, with its combination of enchanting choreography and unforgettable music.

Days Out - Christmas Table Centres Day Course

17th December - Lincoln LN6 4RU - 10am - 3pm - 01522 694308, www.doddingtonhall.com

Rachel will show you how to make a range of table decorations and then you will make a table centre to suit your Christmas plans. Booking essential. £95.

Music - Christmas Carols by Candlelight

18th December - Lincoln LN2 1PX - 7.30pm - 01522 561600, lincolncathedral.com

Join the Lincoln Cathedral Choir and sing seasonal carols by candlelight. Afterwards enjoy a mince pie and warm fruit punch. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Music - Buddy Holly and the Cricketers

19th December - Scunthorpe DN15 6QB - 7.30pm - 0844 854 2776, www.scunthorpetheatres.co.uk

Buddy Holly and the Cricketers once again herald the Yuletide festivities with Holly at Christmas, the show that is now as traditional as mulled wine and mince pies! At Plowright Theatre.

Music - Lincoln Choral Society presents ‘In Dulce Jubilo’

21st December - Lincoln LN2 1HN - 6pm

A selection of Christmas Carols and readings directed by Mark Wilde at Trinity URC Church, Garmston St. Free entry, mince pies and warm drinks. Collection for S.A.N.D.S and the church.