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May

01 Tue 1:00PM

Lunchtime Concert: Antonio Oyarzabal (PIano)

For the first of five Tuesdays Till Two concerts in May we welcome back Spanish pianist Antonio Oyarazabal, who made his St John’s d… read more

May

01 Tue 8:00PM

Live Stand up Comedy at Puzzles? In Peterborough. Special Debut Event.

This is the launch event of Pear Face Comedy Club, the brain child of stand up comic Harrison P. Salter at the award winning Puzzles… read more

May

02 Wed 7:30PM

Mountains- The Dreams of Lily Kwok

Tickets for this performance are £16.50 Full Price, £11.50 Concessions, £8 KTC & KYT Members (inc fees)

PLEASE NOTE THE TUESDAY 1ST MAY… read more

May

03 Thu 6:00PM

Driving Innovation Through Art: The Folkestone Model

Lewis Biggs has been responsible for the last two editions of Folkestone Triennial, which has become a celebrated example of how even a small town… read more

May

03 Thu 8:00PM

The Interim Room Open Mic LIVE at Puzzles?

Come & experience the best Open Mic in Peterborough, every Thursday in Puzzles? Hosted by The Interim Room. Home of the worlds first professionally broadcast… read more

May

03 Thu 1:30PM

Producing Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XL3P7JL

A series of workshops that will explore the therapeutic… read more

May

03 Thu 10:30AM

Piccolo – Airs and Graces!

Our May Piccolo features the flute playing talents of Piccolo veterans Pippa Wilson and Deirdre Culloty. They’ll be accompanied on piano by Bruce Burbidge… read more

May

03 Thu 7:15PM

Manon

Tickets for this performance are £16.50 Full Price, £14 Concession (including fees)

Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when… read more

May

03 Thu 7:30PM

Kills on Wheels

This is a meaningful action-comedy of a wheelchair-bound assassin gang. Driven by despair and fear of becoming useless, a 20 year-old boy… read more

May

04 Fri 7:45PM

Airways, Idolising Nova and Tom Lumley – Peterborough Met Lounge

Airways is an indie rock group with Jake (vocals/guitar) and Alex (guitar) from Peterborough, Jamie (Bass) from Birmingham, and Brian (drums) who moved from… read more

May

05 Sat 10:00AM

Royalty at the Tower – May Bank Holiday

In the run up to this year’s Royal Wedding, discover the story of a medieval Royal visit to Peterborough!
It’s 1336 and King… read more

May

05 Sat 12:00PM

Holi May Day Celebration

Holi May Day is back! A cultural coming-together of the Hindu Holi Festival* famous for its colour throwing, and May Day, otherwise known as… read more

May

05 Sat 9:30AM

Free Comic Book Day 2018

Save the date everyone! Free Comic Book Day is back for 2018 and better than ever.

There will be hundreds of books to be given… read more

May

05 Sat 12:00PM

The Greatest Showman

Tickets for this performance are £3 (no booking fees)

Back by popular demand and for the very last time, see The Greatest Showman on the… read more

May

05 Sat 7:30PM

MUSED – UK’s No1 Muse Tribute at The Met Lounge

MUSED – UK’s Number 1 MUSE Tribute Band

Mused are a UK based professional tribute act who excel at providing an authentic Muse concert experience… read more

May

06 Sun 7:30PM

Barry Cryer and Colin Sell

Tickets for this performance are £24 Full Price (inc fees)

All-Electric Production presents

Barry Cryer & Colin Sell: Strictly Come Joking

Barry Cryer and… read more

May

07 Mon 6:00PM

Sheila Girling: In Pursuit of Dynamic Identity

Sheila Girling is a respected artist in her own right, and despite motherhood, marriage and a life long working relationship contributing in a good part… read more

May

08 Tue 1:00PM

Lunchtime Concert: The Berridge Consort

Our Tuesdays Till Two season continues with a début: the first professional appearance by new vocal ensemble The Berridge Consort. In a programme entitled… read more

May

08 Tue 7:30PM

Every Last Trick

Tickets for this performance are £7 Full Price

Her first husband was a cheat.

Her second clearly adores her.

He says so, repeatedly, on Thursday… read more

May

08 Tue 8:00PM

TWF OPEN MIC at The Broadway

TWF ( The Willow Festival) OPEN MIC is back for it’s second instalment in 2018.

FREE ENTRY.

Bands and soloists welcome, as are the public… read more

May

09 Wed 7:30PM

Seriously Dead

SERIOUSLY DEAD

A BRAND NEW MUSICAL COMEDY PLAY

Starring

Crissy Rock (Benidorm and I’m a Celebrity)

Tommy Cannon (Cannon and Ball)

Billy Pearce – Leah… read more

May

10 Thu 7:30PM

The Tempest

A tale of betrayal and revenge.

“At this hour Lie at my mercy all mine enemies.” (Prospero Act 4 Scene 1)

A remote island … filled… read more

May

10 Thu 8:00PM

The Interim Room Open Mic LIVE at Puzzles?

Come & experience the best Open Mic in Peterborough, every Thursday in Puzzles? Hosted by The Interim Room. Home of the worlds first professionally broadcast… read more

May

10 Thu 1:30PM

Producing Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XL3P7JL

A series of workshops that will explore the therapeutic… read more

May

10 Thu 7:00PM

NT Live: Macbeth

National Theatre Live

Macbeth

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Rufus Norris

Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris (The Threepenny Opera… read more

May

10 Thu 7:30PM

Lee Memphis King: One Night of Elvis

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There are Elvis tributes….. and then there’s Lee Memphis King.

Lee Memphis King, Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist, recreates the essence… read more

May

10 Thu 7:00PM

Drink and Draw

Unleash the artist within, learn a thing or two about drawing and have a few drinks with like-minded scribblers at The Ostrich Inn’s… read more

May

10 Thu 7:30PM

Peterborough Arts Cinema: Marjorie Prime

Eighty-six-year-old Marjorie spends her final, ailing days with a computerized version of her deceased husband. With the intent to recount their life… read more

May

11 Fri 2:00PM

Unsung Heroes: Movers and Shakers Tours

This tour celebrates some of the extraordinary figures commemorated in the Cathedral.

Find out about some of the influential figures who are associated with the… read more

May

11 Fri 7:30PM

Slavery: Past and Present

A talk by Dr Rowan Williams – Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge

On Friday 11th May at 7.30pm, Dr Rowan Williams – Master of Magdalene College… read more

May

12 Sat 2:00PM

Steampunk at Nene Valley Railway Wansford

Moonrose Studios are holding a Steampunk Fashion Show at Nene Valley Railway in Wansford… read more

May

12 Sat 10:00AM

STIBBfest

We’re celebrating a 30th Anniversary.
Be part of a fun filled, family open day.

Entry adults £2, under 16yrs £1

Whether you have visited… read more

May

12 Sat 10:00AM

Steampunk at Nene Valley Railway

Save the date for.. Moonrose Studios Steampunk Fashion Show at Nene Valley Railway in Wansford

Nene Valley Railway Wansford are holding a Steampunk Weekend on… read more

May

12 Sat 7:30PM

Fat Blokes | Peterborough

Fat Blokes is a sort of dance show about flab, double chins and getting your kit off in public.

Fat Blokes uncovers why fat men… read more

May

12 Sat 12:00PM

Peterborough Faith and Food Festival

Residents are invited to enjoy an afternoon celebrating different faiths and foods at a spectacular open-air festival in May.

Peterborough Inter-Faith Council and… read more

May

12 Sat 7:45PM

Pearl Jamm (Pearl Jam Tribute) LIve in Peterborough

Pearl Jamm were formed in London, England by 5 dedicated, hardworking and professional musicians, who were brought together with a love and passion for Pearl… read more

May

13 Sun 8:00PM

Shalamar

Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the multi-million selling “Friends” album, USA Soul legends Shalamar featuring Howard Hewett, Jeffrey Daniel and Carolyn Griffey are coming… read more

May

14 Mon 7:00PM

Handmade In Peterborough

Our Craft Group meets every Monday from 7pm at the Brewery Tap in Peterborough city centre.   Our aim is to have a drink and have… read more

May

15 Tue 1:00PM

Lunchtime Concert: Irena Radić (Piano)

The Tuesdays Till Two spring lunchtime concert season continues with another thrilling piano recital, this time featuring Irena Radić, who will be playing two contrasting… read more

May

16 Wed 7:30PM

The Met Lounge – Open mic

Every Wednesday, Peterborough’s most popular midweek meeting place!

Everybody welcome – performers to perform – audience to appreciate!

Open to musicians, comedians and spoken word.

Event… read more

May

16 Wed 7:30PM

An Evening at the Priestgate Vaults

Step inside the Priestgate Vaults – the historic cellars under Peterborough Museum, revealing 500 years of history from this building and the city.
In this special… read more

May

17 Thu 8:00PM

The Interim Room Open Mic LIVE at Puzzles?

Come & experience the best Open Mic in Peterborough, every Thursday in Puzzles? Hosted by The Interim Room. Home of the worlds first professionally broadcast… read more

May

17 Thu 7:30PM

An evening with Dr Alexandra Buckle

Explore the extraordinary paintings of musicians which adorn the ceiling of Longthorpe Tower with Dr Alexandra Buckle.
Alexandra works on music in late medieval and… read more

May

17 Thu 1:30PM

Producing Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XL3P7JL

A series of workshops that will explore the therapeutic… read more

May

17 Thu 7:30PM

Peterborough Arts Cinema: Call Me By Your Name

It’s the summer of 1983 in the north of Italy, and Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet), a precocious 17-year-old young man, spends… read more

May

17 Thu 2:00PM

MAKER TAKEOVER

Maker Takeover is a day-into-evening event at the fabulous iMET centre at Alconbury Weald in Huntingdon.

This is perfect for SMEs, creative businesses… read more

May

18 Fri 7:30PM

Museums at Night Candlelit Tour

The museum is reputedly one of the most haunted sites in the city, with many ghosts said to be lurking around the building.
This tour… read more

May

18 Fri 6:00PM

The Dan The D. Mojave Sessions.

Live Music at The Broadway in Walter’s Bar.

The Dan The D. The Mojave Sessions. (aka Dan Donovan).

Special guests Burning Codes and Joe… read more

May

18 Fri 7:30PM

Evening Concert: (Not Quite!) The Royal Wedding

Do you love a good wedding, but somehow or other the invitation you were expecting to Meghan and Harry’s big day didn’t get… read more

May

18 Fri 10:30PM

Gig:CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION

Charters present Children of the Revolution.

One of the area’s finest bands, Children of the Revolution tick all the boxes, a great band with… read more

May

19 Sat 1:00PM

Die Schöne Müllerin: Jonathan Hanley & Nicky Losseff

Jonathan Hanley (tenor), accompanied by Nicky Losseff (piano) perform Schubert’s first major song cycle, ‘Die Schöne Müllerin’ in St John’s Church… read more

May

19 Sat 7:30PM

The Napoleonic Prison Camp of Norman Cross

This lecture explores the story of Norman Cross – the site of the world’s first purpose-built prisoner-of- war camp constructed during the Napoleonic… read more

May

19 Sat 8:00PM

Kerry Devine – Away From Mountains

– For Away From Mountains meet at Chauffeurs Cottage 10 minutes before the scheduled performance start time. Latecomers will not be permitted. The performance will begin… read more

May

19 Sat 9:00AM

Charity Abseil 2018

An exhilarating 150 foot abseil down the front of Peterborough Cathedral.

Do you have nerves of steel? If you do, you can take part in… read more

May

19 Sat 11:00AM

Introduction to Contemporary Floristry

BOOK HERE: http://www.thegreenbackyard.com/book-a-course/
Also available as a gift certificate

Make stunning, fresh floral creations with seasonal blooms and foliage… read more

May

19 Sat 2:00PM

Developing a Stable Mind

Through dialogue we will be exploring how discipline, self confidence and self control are key factors in having mental stability and in leading a fuller… read more

May

20 Sun 10:00AM

Celtic Dyeing workshop

Discover how plants can be used to make a rainbow of colours in our reconstructed Bronze Age Roundhouse!
After an introduction to natural dyes and… read more

May

20 Sun 3:00PM

PALMY UKE BAND

Charters Sunday Sessions welcomes the Palmy Uke Band, this ensemble will be sharing ukulele love, joy and happiness by putting their spin on popular sing… read more

May

20 Sun 7:30PM

Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Playing to audiences in excess of 300,000 each year… the 19-piece orchestra consists of a pianist, organist, drummer, three female vocals, guitar, bass… read more

May

21 Mon 10:00AM

Our Stories

A primary schools postcards-swap project

On display at Peterborough Central Library, Broadway, PE11RX From Monday 21st May to Saturday 2nd June 2018 Staffed hours… read more

May

21 Mon 8:00PM

Lamphouse Nights #1

Join us for an evening full of improvised comedy and entertainment with some of the country’s top actors and improvisers. Come see improvised sketches… read more

May

21 Mon 7:00PM

Handmade In Peterborough

Our Craft Group meets every Monday from 7pm at the Brewery Tap in Peterborough city centre.   Our aim is to have a drink and have… read more

May

22 Tue 1:00PM

Lunchtime Concert: Jonatan Bougt (Theorbo & Archlute)

Just over a year ago Jonatan Bougt played a programme of guitar music for us at a lunchtime concert in which he played both the… read more

May

22 Tue 7:00PM

Human Flow: A Film by Ai WeiWei

The Green Backyard and Red 7 Productions bring you this Peterborough screening of Ai Weiwei’s stunning documentary on the global refugee crisis.

Over 65… read more

May

23 Wed 10:00AM

House Plant Care, Propagation and Sale

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XDKFBX5

A series of practical sessions that teaches how to… read more

May

23 Wed 7:30PM

The Met Lounge – Open mic

Every Wednesday, Peterborough’s most popular midweek meeting place!

Everybody welcome – performers to perform – audience to appreciate!

Open to musicians, comedians and spoken word.

Event… read more

May

24 Thu 7:30PM

Guesthouse

A grandmother, mother and a daughter have to set aside differences as they decide the fate of their family-run Guesthouse. Battling family demons and… read more

May

24 Thu 8:00PM

The Interim Room Open Mic LIVE at Puzzles?

Come & experience the best Open Mic in Peterborough, every Thursday in Puzzles? Hosted by The Interim Room. Home of the worlds first professionally broadcast… read more

May

24 Thu 1:30PM

Producing Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XL3P7JL

A series of workshops that will explore the therapeutic… read more

May

24 Thu 7:30PM

Peterborough Arts Cinema: Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool

Thursday 24th May at 7:30pm
John Clare Theatre
Based on Peter Turner’s memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner… read more

May

25 Fri 10:00PM

REGGAE NIGHT: TALLAWAH

Friday 25th May is Reggae Night at the Brewery Tap with live music from Tallawah, DJ Eddie Nash will be on the decks before and… read more

May

25 Fri 7:30PM

The Little Mermaid Ballet

Join Ballet Theatre UK on this dramatic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s all-time favourite story of The Little Mermaid, who falls in… read more

May

25 Fri 10:00AM

Lookup Antony Gormley Places to Be

To celebrate the launch of Antony Gormley’s Places to Be, Vivacity are encouraging the public to #Lookup in Cathedral Square to see the newly… read more

May

25 Fri 7:30PM

BATTLE LINES #9

Live art battle! 2 Artists, 2 Boards, Black & White Only, 90mins! Crowd vote the winner!

This month sees Spike (Brutal Truth Tattoo Club, Peterborough… read more

May

26 Sat 10:00AM

FREE Half Term Family Activities

Come and enjoy a variety of activities to fill your holiday with a bit of creative fun, including ‘Sensational Science’, Norman crafts and baking!

COSMOS… read more

May

26 Sat 7:00PM

Singalonga Beauty and the Beast

Singalonga Beauty and the Beast where you the audience are the stars!
Live host, interactive props bag, lyrics on screen and an opportunity to bring… read more

May

27 Sun 3:15PM

SUMMER SUNDAYS PRESENTS AUSTIN GOLD

Austin Gold kick off this year’s Summer Sundays.
Recently signed to the Jigsaw Label, AUSTIN GOLD release their debut album “Before Dark Clouds”. 
 The… read more

May

27 Sun 8:00PM

Gig:THE SOFT TONE NEEDLES

The Soft Tone Needles are a young, energetic and authentic soul band. Putting the music first their shows are packed with energy and fluid musicianship… read more

May

28 Mon 7:00PM

Handmade In Peterborough

Our Craft Group meets every Monday from 7pm at the Brewery Tap in Peterborough city centre.   Our aim is to have a drink and have… read more

May

29 Tue 1:00PM

Lunchtime Concert: Shiona Cormack and Kate Wishart

For this Tuesdays Till Two concert we welcome back two performers from last summer: coloratura soprano Shiona Cormack and pianist Kate Wishart. In a programme… read more

May

29 Tue 6:00PM

Circus Hassani

A fun filled immersive spectacular for all the family. Experience the excitement, thrills and spills of Circus Hassani live on stage while sitting in the… read more

May

29 Tue 4:00PM

Playwrights & Pathways to Commissions

Are you a playwright? How do you navigate the process of getting commissioned? This is your opportunity to ask questions of Jonathan Meth, formally director… read more

May

30 Wed 10:00AM

House Plant Care, Propagation and Sale

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XDKFBX5

A series of practical sessions that teaches how to… read more

May

30 Wed 7:30PM

The Met Lounge – Open mic

Every Wednesday, Peterborough’s most popular midweek meeting place!

Everybody welcome – performers to perform – audience to appreciate!

Open to musicians, comedians and spoken word.

Event… read more

May

31 Thu 8:00PM

The Interim Room Open Mic LIVE at Puzzles?

Come & experience the best Open Mic in Peterborough, every Thursday in Puzzles? Hosted by The Interim Room. Home of the worlds first professionally broadcast… read more

May

31 Thu 1:30PM

Producing Therapeutic Plants and Natural Remedies

Enrolment in advance required. To do so, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/XL3P7JL

A series of workshops that will explore the therapeutic… read more

May

31 Thu 7:30PM

Peterborough Arts Cinema: On Body And Soul

Thursday 31st May at 7:30pm
John Clare Theatre
On the outskirts of Budapest, the ageing recluse, Endre, is the reserved and saturnine manager of… read more