Pick of the Weekend

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Dance

Ballroom and Latin American dance.

A dazzling extravaganza featuring professionals from the glittering world of Ballroom and Latin American Dance, in the sparkling splendour of Doncaster Mansion House. Tickets include full show and buffet. Bar available. Friday, November 18, 7pm, tickets on sale at Priory Place reception, £25.

Family

Guinea Pig Fun Day Plus Small and Furry Pet Show.Cavy Corner Guinea Sanctuary are holding their 3rd annual fun day and pet show. Bring along your rabbit, guinea pig or hamster to enter the show. Free advice and info, competitions and prizes.

There will also be fun activities, food and drink available and a mini auction. Meet the Cavy Corner Guinea Pigs.

A fun afternoon for small pets and animal lovers of all ages. Pets must have access to food and water and be comfortable in suitable carriers.

Bentley Pavilion, Askern Road, Bentley, Saturday, November 19, 12-3.30pm Admission, £1 on the door. Free parking, disabled access.

Music

Red Hot Chili Peppers will play the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Thursday November 17. Fool’s Gold will be the opening act, 7.30pm, doors open at 6.30pm. Tickets, £45 & £49.50 www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk

Sport

It’s derby day on Saturday - so get behind our Doncaster teams as they go in search of the local bragging rights.

Rovers go to Barnsley in the Championship looking to build on their impressive win at Ipswich, while Doncaster Knights make the short journey to Rotherham to face the Titans.

Comedy

Chris Addison - The Time is Now, Again.

Fresh from The Thick of It, Mock The Week, Have I Got News For You and his sell-out 2010 tour, Chris Addison, the man who put the ‘Chris Addison’ into, “I see Chris Addison is touring again,” is touring again. He’s written a brand new show, The Time Is Now, Again, specifically for the venue this brochure/leaflet refers to.* (*And about 40 others, but the point still stands.) Top class stand-up from one of the classiest, toppiest stand-ups around. You should come and see him. Chris will also be hosting the brand new comedy showcase ‘ Show & Tell’ coming to Channel 4 this autumn. The Dome, Sunday, November 20, 7.30pm, Tickets £20, tel. (01302) 370777. www.the-dome.co.uk

Entertainment

Psychic Sunday with Andrew Beasley

Join in the fun at the Phoenix Theatre in Bawtry with an audience with Andrew Beasley. A well known and excellent clairvoyant and medium from Doncaster. He will give a psychic demonstration. Always a popular event so bookings are recommended. Reservations through Amy Fourlis is advisable but you don’t pay anything until the evening and you pay on the door, contact Amy, on tel. 07889 219218. Tickets, £10 with proceeds towards the theatre. Tickets will be sold on the door. Bawtry Phoenix Theatre, Station Road, Bawtry Sunday, November 20 at 7.30-10pm.