PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING
O2 Academy, Sheffield
0114 253 7777
The London indie band led by the stupendously-named J Willgoose, Esq combines electronica and traditional instruments including banjos and guitars to create something you’re unlikely to have ever heard before.
VIENNA FESTIVAL BALLET
Grand Opera House, York
0844 871 3024
One of the world’s most acclaimed ballet troupes, founded in Vienna by Peter Mallek in 1980, returns to Yorkshire for what promises to be another amazing production of twinkle-toed performances.
In his latest show, the Blackburn born comedian of Pakistani descent confronts the assumptions people wrongly make about him – and how he manages his religious beliefs with life in the stand-up world – with hilarious consequences.
COCK O’THE NORTH HANDICAP
Yorkshire’s garden racecourse opens its year with the Cock O’The North Handicap, a tradition on the Yorkshire racing calendar. Gates open at 12.15pm, with the first race starting at 2.15pm.
UNTIL 13 MAY
Kunsthuis Gallery, Crayke
This Crayke art gallery’s first exhibition of the year sees Scottish painter Rowena Comrie’s amazing depictions of her surroundings displayed alongside sculptures by Richard Thornton, who is an acclaimed craftsman, creating work for galleries and art fairs.