Music

Enjoy a varied programme of music to suit all tastes.

Nemo on Tour

Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 15, 2018

Nene Valley locations

Nemo is an art installation that recreates the sounds of the River Nene by pouring and splashing water through a series of wheels, pipes and mechanisms. Come and visit Nemo at the following locations as part of it’s tour around the Nene Valley. • 15 September - Festival launch, Becket’s Park from 11am – 4pm. • 16 September - Celebrate Heritage event at Rushden Lakes – 10am – 4pm. • 15-23 September – to be confirmed. • 22 September - “Come and meet the Settlers” at Stanwick Lakes – 10.30am – 4pm. • 23 September – Peterborough Family Fest, Peterborough Cathedral Square – 11am – 4pm.

Nemo on Tour

Sep 16, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018

Rushden Lakes

Meet Nemo, an interactive water instrument commissioned by NMPAT for use in a new piece of music about the River Nene. Nemo will be available to view at the Heritage Family Fun Day at Rushden Lakes from 10am – 4pm.

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The Station Sessions

Sep 16, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018

Rushden Historical Transport Museum and Railway

5.30pm - 10.30pm. Free admission. Featuring live music from local musicians, come along and enjoy the brilliant music, in the warm & friendly atmosphere of the station. www.rhts.co.uk

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Kinky Boots (up to 6 October)

Sep 19, 2018 - Oct 6, 2018

Royal and Derngate

Winner of every major Best Musical award, including the 2016 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, “London’s hottest musical” (Smooth Radio) Kinky Boots comes to Northampton in 2018! With songs by Grammy and Tony award-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, direction and choreography by Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray) and book by Broadway legend Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), this “dazzling, fabulously sassy and uplifting” (Time Out) musical celebrates a joyous story of Brit grit to high-heeled hit, as it takes you from the factory floor of Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan. Tickets £16 - £55.50*

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Stanwick Lakes Community Choir

Sep 19, 2018 - Sep 19, 2018

Stanwick Lakes

Join Lisa from Big about Singing during term time for a new and exciting community choir in the Outdoor Theatre. Singing is great for releasing endorphins, meeting new people, improving heart rate and circulation.

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80's Mania

Sep 19, 2018 - Sep 19, 2018

Key Theatre, Peterborough

7.30pm. Currently taking the UK by storm, it’s Europe’s official Eighties Reunion concert show! Featuring the music of 25 chart-topping pop stars including: Duran Duran, Human League, Culture Club, Wham!, Madness, Madonna, Spandau Ballet, Cyndi Lauper, Adam Ant, Bananarama, Erasure, Nena, Soft Cell, Toni Basil, Dead or Alive, Kim Wilde plus many, many more live on stage. £23.50 Full Price (inc fees).

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Crime and Punishment Walk

Sep 20, 2018 - Sep 20, 2018

Peterborough Museum

Follow our Victorian policeman around the City Centre to hear tales of Peterborough’s grim past. Tours start outside Peterborough Museum. PE1 1LF. 7.30pm. £5 / £3. T: 01733 864 663 https://vivacity.org/whatson/heritage/city-tours/crime-and-punishment-tour.

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NC Jazz Presents The Allison Neale Quartet

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

Royal and Derngate

Enjoy an unmissable evening of modern jazz in the intimate setting of our Underground Studio, with a relaxed atmosphere and cabaret seating. Altoist Allison Neal and guitarist Colin Oxley recreate the magical pairing of Paul Desmond, best known for his long standing association with Dave Brubeck, and Jim Hall, guitarist with Sonny Rollins.Tickets £13.50*.

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Nemo on Tour

Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018

Stanwick Lakes

Meet Nemo, an interactive water instrument commissioned by NMPAT for use in a new piece of music about the River Nene. Nemo will be available to view at Come and Meet the Settlers event at Stanwick Lakes from 10.30am - 4pm.

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Tell Me on a Sunday

Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018

The Key Theatre

£15 / £10. 3pm and 7.30pm. Peterborough G&S Players, joined by friends from Abbots Langley G&S, present a unique show celebrating the music of the most influential English composers in 19th and 20th century Musical Theatre.

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Wellifest Steampunk Cabaret Show

Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018

The Castle Theatre

7.30pm. Wellifest's Steampunk Cabaret Show features three bands and three speciality acts, making for a great evening of extremely varied entertainment. With headline act Victor Sierra, France's leading steampunk band, veterans of shows all over Europe and the USA. Their fourth studio album The Manchurian Pass has recently been released, documenting their continued adventures aboard their airship, The Hydrogen Queen.

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