SKIPTON: Saxophonist Snake Davis will perform at 7.30pm on Friday, May 12, at The Mart Theatre.

Snake, who has worked with some of the world’s biggest acts including Take That, Lisa Stansfield, The Eurythmics, George Michael, Ray Charles, Tom Jones and M People, will perform a myriad of classics and his own solos.

Tickets cost £15 (£13 concessions) and are available by ringing the box office on 01756 709666 on weekdays between 10am and 2pm or visiting

Gloria Delaneuf, who is well-versed in mime, mask and the mysteries of stagecraft, and Josephine Cunningham will present a performance of Gloriator at 7.30pm on Saturday, May 6, in Skipton Town Hall.

Gloriator is a riotously funny show that reveals just what happens when a glamorous French actress and her hapless assistant stage their version of the Hollywood blockbuster Gladiator.

Russell Crowe may not be available, but the pair are determined to perform a show their audience will never forget.

Tickets cost £8 and £6 for under 18s and are available from the Tourist Information Centre in Skipton Town Hall from 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday. To book by phone, ring 01756 792809.

Skipton Film Club will screen the film I, Daniel Blake at 5.15pm on Sunday, May 7, in the Plaza Cinema, on Sackville Street. A short film by local filmmakers will start the evening.

The film is open to everyone and tickets cost £5.50 for film club members and £6.50 for non-members.

Skipton Folk Unplugged will host Sam Bishop and Kelly Arkell, who will perform at 8.30pm on Monday at the Narrow Boat, on Victoria Street.

SETTLE: Collectors’ Rooms: an exhibition of painting, prints and sculpture will run until May 29 at Gavagan Art gallery in Settle.

The spring exhibition will feature a special display of Raku ceramics by Stephen Murfitt.

The gallery in Settle Town Hall is open from 11am to 4pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Bank Holidays.

Moments Captured in Stitch, an exhibition by Cate Holland, will be on display at the Gallery on the Green until May 13.

The Age UK North Craven Fashion Show will be held at 7pm tonight in Settle Victoria Hall.

The will raise money for Age UK North Craven's new minibus.

Doors open at 6.15pm and all tickets cost £5.

Said The Maiden and The Company of Players will perform at 8pm tomorrow in Settle Victoria Hall.

The show features a collaboration of folk music celebrating the works of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death.

Doors open at 7.15pm and all tickets cost £10.

Fiddles, guitar, accordion, bagpipes and step dancing explode into life when Calan, a young folk band from Wales, take the stage at Settle Victoria Hall at 7.30pm on Saturday.

Doors open at 6.45pm and all tickets cost £14.

A concert by artists invited to teach and perform at the annual Scandimoot weekend of Scandinavian music and dance will be performed in Settle Victoria Hall at 8pm on Sunday.

There will be fiddle music featuring Norwegians Rasmus and Hans Kjorstad and Jo Einar Jansen plus Rowan Rheingans from the UK. Vegar and Mette Vårdal will perform Norwegian dances.

Doors open at 7.15pm and tickets cost £10, £7 concessions and £4.50 for under18s. Under 12s are free.

There will also be a Scandimoot concert at 8pm on Monday in Melling Institute. Doors open 7.30pm.

For more information or tickets, email or ring 07527 508340.

The Ribblesdale Area Moving Picture Show (TRAMPS) will screen the film Our Little Sister at 7.45pm on Wednesday in Settle Victoria Hall.

The film will be shown in Japanese with English subtitles.

Doors open at 7pm and all tickets cost £5 on the door.

CRAVEN (various locations): Theatre company The Jay Walkers will tour Craven to perform their spring production No Job for a Woman.

The play, written by Jamesine Cundell Walker, was inspired by a trip to Armley Mills Museum.

Performances will take place at 7.30pm in the Grassington Octagon on Friday, May 5; Cononley Village Institute on Saturday, May 6; Skipton Little Theatre on Sunday, May 7; Gargrave Village Hall on Friday, May 12; and Skipton Town Hall on Thursday, May 18.

Tickets for the Grassington, Cononley and Gargrave shows cost £8 and are available by ringing 01765 640027.

Tickets for the Skipton performances also cost £8. Skipton Little Theatre seats are available by ringing 07527 141176 and Skipton Town Hall tickets are available by phoning 01756 706407.

BARNOLDSWICK: From the Jam, featuring Bruce Foxton and Russell Hastings, will perform in the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre, 18-22 Rainhall Road, on Sunday.

Madison Violet, an award winning, multi-instrumentalist duo from Toronto, Canada, will perform at 7.30pm on Tuesday in the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre.

Wreckless Eric, an English rock/new wave singer-songwriter, will perform at 7pm on Thursday, May 4, in the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre.

Tickets for the above concerts, apart from From the Jam (which is sold out), are available by ringing 01282 813374 or 07712 628366.

CARLETON-IN-CRAVEN: Iron Horse Country Music Club will present a performance of traditional country songs by Jim Tracy on Saturday, May 13, at Carleton Social Club.

Doors open 7.15pm and tickets cost £5 on the door.

GIGGLESWICK: The New World String Trio, comprised of players from nationally recognised orchestras such as Opera North, will perform a spring concert in the Giggleswick School Chapel at 7.30pm on Saturday.

Giggleswick Junior School will give two performances of Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies at 7pm on Thursday, May 11, and Friday, May 12, in the Richard Whiteley Theatre.

To book tickets to the above events, ring the box office on 01729 893180 or visit

GRASSINGTON: Grassington Community Cinema will screen two films on Saturday, May 6, at the Octagon Theatre in Grassington Town Hall.

Moana for children will be shown at 4.30pm and Sully for adults will be screened at 7.30pm.

Tickets for each show cost £5 for adults and £2.50 for children.

Bar, popcorn and ice cream will be available.

GLUSBURN: The film Eye in the Sky will be screened at 7.30pm on Friday, May 5.

Eye in the Sky explores the implications of modern drone warfare and it stars Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul and the late Alan Rickman in his final film.

Doors open at 7pm and tickets costing £5 are available by ringing the box office on 01535 630223.