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Interview with Richard Blackledge: Sheffield as satire from the pen of cartoonist Whitworth

James Whitworth on his economy-style sketches which appear in The Star on a daily basis.

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Strictly Come Dancing 'The Live Tour'

Strictly Come Dancing 10th Anniversary comes to Sheffield

Strictly Come Dancing 'The Live Tour' stops off at Sheffield Arena for two nights next week on Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th January 2017.

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The �150,000 'Cultural Destinations' grant will be used to promote attractions across Sheffield like the Tramlines music festival, Sheffield Food Festival and Sheffield Doc/Fest

Feature: £150,000 boost for trailblazing cultural gem of a modern city

A walking trail of Sheffield’s modernist architectural gems is just one of the projects set to benefit from a £150,000 boost for local culture.

Environment
Listings: Theatre

Listings: Theatre

January 12 - January 19 2017

Arts
Listings: Music

Listings: Music

January 12 - January 19 2017

Music
Tableaux. Swan Lake act 2.  Natalya Romanova.  Vadim Lolenko

Swan Lake in classic style from Russia

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet returns to the Sheffield Lyceum next week with one of the best-loved Russian ballets, Swan Lake.

Arts
Fargate from the Madding Crowd

Fargate from the Madding Crowd

Happy New Year to you from Fargate From the Madding Crowd. I’ve spoken to a few people recently who are making a new year’s resolution to spend more time reading in 2017.

Arts
Under the Bed Sale at the Cupola Gallery

Making a bee-line for art bargains

Cupola Gallery’s Under The Bed Sale has become the most popular event in the gallery calendar with artists, as well customers, looking forward to it every year.

Arts
Helen Mort at camp by the Knud Rasmussen glacier, East Greenland

Words spring from frozen land

Landscape has always been an essential part of the poetry of Helen Mort but last summer when she made a trip to Greenland she found it 
difficult to put the place and its beauty into words.

Arts
Talk to the hand: Alexandra Burke in Sister Act

A Sister Act for Craig and soul star Alexandra at the Lyceum

Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood is certainly a busy man.

Theatre and Comedy
Prince Albert gave top hat royal seal of approval ... if not Queen Victoria's!

ON THIS DAY: Top hat tale to mark 220th anniversary of "intimidating" titfer

Staple of formal affairs, the top hat was born 220 years ago today ... resulting in crowd hysteria that saw its designer arrested amid women fainting, children crying and dogs barking!

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The Nutcracker, presented by Russian State Ballet of Siberia at Buxton Opera House on January 7.

The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, Buxton Opera House

Classical Russian ballet set to thrill opera house audiences

Whats on 1
Winter wonderland Sheffield style. Picture: Peter Wolstenholme

PHOTO FOCUS: When Sheffield snapper met Jack Frost

South Yorkshire has this week turned into a white-out winter wonderland.

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Anna Caig

Fargate from the Madding Crowd

Whether your Christmas is shaping up to be more The Happy Prince Of Wales Road or Grimethorpe and Puishment, we have got the perfect festive read for you.

Arts
The cast of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.

Wendi keeps a straight face

Playing errant gobby mum Cilla Battersby-Brown on Coronation Street makes Wendi Peters perfect casting for the Wicked Queen in Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs at the Lyceum Theatre this Christmas.

Music
Singer Cameron Lee is hoping to win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.

VIDEO: Can singer Cameron win our talent competition?

Move over Alfie Boe and Michael Ball - here comes singer Cameron Lee who believes he can win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.
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The new Heacket

REVIEW: Heacket - the world's most powerful heated jacket

Travelling in winter sometimes can be confusing because it is difficult to find the right outfit that is both warm and versatile, especially for outdoor enthusiasts who don’t want to wear too many bulky layers while they are doing sports.
Arts
The Nutcracker CBeebies panto at the Crucible. Picture: Andrew Roe

‘If young children do not like something on TV they’ll walk away’

City-born CBeebies controller loves how kids tell it like they see it!

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Judge Len Goodman in action at Sheffield Arena on this year's BBC Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour

Strictly Sheffield for new BBC dance show champions Ore and Joanne

BBC Strictly Come Dancing winner Ore Oduba and his dancing partner Joanne Clifton will be stepping out together at Sheffield Arena next month.

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Strictly between us ... could you judge top TV show?

QUIZ: As Strictly Come Dancing final beckons, are you in step with top TV judges?

Think you can replace Len Goodman? Think again, darling! Unless of course you smash our timely quiz.
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