Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, co-production with Northern Stage of Edward Albee’s Sixties American classic, a funny and emotionally raw rollercoaster ride into the darkest depths of love and marriage with Sian Thomas and Jasper Britton as the bickering George and Martha, Crucible Theatre, from Wednesday, daily, (except Sundays), 7.30pm until April 7 (£10- £23).
Pomegranate New Playwrights Festival 2011, nine new pieces of work to be performed as rehearsed readings in front of an audience and invited judges, Portrait of a Lady by Jeremy Duffield, Carole at Xmas by Michael Stewart and Heaven Must Have Sent You by Tina Jay, Wednesday, Damaged Goods by Jenny 0’Mahony, Me and My Shadow by Thelma Knowlson and The Balance by Drew Biggin, Thursday, March 17, Unspoken Words by Jeff Tullin, Monsters by Alice Bell and Royal Doulton Figurine by George Gunby, Friday, with three selected for full performance on Saturday, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, all 7.30pm (£11/ £8.50, children £7.50 per performance, any two £19, all four £30).
Anna Weiss, Ribcage Theatre presents gripping and disturbing play by Mike Kendall. about the phenomenon of False Memory Syndrome in which a hypnotherapist, specialising in revealing ‘lost’ memories interviews a young girl who has begun to ‘remember’ a long history of sexual abuse by her father but he protests his innocence vehemently, raising the question of whether the memories are real or dark auto-suggestions, Dempsey’s Bar and Club, Hereford Street, Wednesday-Saturday, 7.30pm (£7/ £6 on the door).
Jesus Christ Superstar, performed by Inspirations Theatre Company, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, Wednesday-Saturday, 7.15pm plus Saturday matinee, 2.15pm (£10/ £8).
Look at Me! Images of Women and Ageing, first in a series of exhibitions of photographs by Rosy Martin as part of a project aiming to challenge the stereotypes surrounding ageing women led by a team of researchers from the Universities of Sheffield and Derby working with Eventus cultural development agency, The Workstation, Paternoster Row, weekdays until Wednesday, 9am - 5pm.
Ian Baker, exhibition by one of Britain’s most popular cartoonists and comedy writers whose work has featured in every branch of the media including newspapers and magazines, greeting cards, advertising and marketing, through to product design and television, and showcasing his recent James Bond collection, Rutland Arms, Brown Street, Sundays to Wednesdays, 12 - 11pm, Thursdays-Saturdays, noon to midnight until May 30.
Greentop Circus Centre, Ongoing evening classes: Contemporary Dance, Mondays, 5.45pm-7.15pm; Beginners’ Trapeze, Mondays, 7.30pm-9.30pm; Youth Circus, Tuesdays, 5.30pm-8.30pm; Acrobalance Skill Share, Tuesdays, 8.30pm-10.30pm; Circus Skills, Wednesdays, 7.30pm-9.30pm; Intermediate Aerial, Thursdays, 7.30pm - 9pm; Acrobalance Skill Share, Fridays, 6.30pm-8.30pm; Youth Aerial, Saturdays, 9.30am-11am St Thomas Building, Holywell Road, near Meadowhall (2448828).
Dressmaking and Creative Development, includes soft furnishings, textile art, machine embroidery, pattern cutting, The Dressmakers Workshop, Wortley Road, High Green, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am -12; Mondays and Tuesdays, 7pm -9pm (Sheila, 2846868). RYA Day-Skipper and Yachtmaster, shorebased courses at Sheffield College (Bill Clay, 07771652123, email firstname.lastname@example.org for details, enrol online at www.sheffcol.ac.uk).
Curator Day: Social History & Decorative Arts, bring along any metalwork, local history items, or family heirlooms for discussion with members of the curatorial team, Weston Park Museum, Wednesday, 1pm–3pm (no valuations).
Sheffield City Opera, singers in all parts welcome, but especially men, rehearsals, Wesley Hall, Crookes, Wednesdays, 7.30pm (Laraine, 2694958 or email email@example.com).