SKIPTON: Skipton Players will present The Hollow, a thriller of passion and betrayal by Agatha Christie, until Saturday at Skipton Little Theatre.

GTS Performing Arts will present Hansel and Gretel and The Panto on Friday, December 15, and Saturday, December 16, at Skipton Little Theatre.

Doors for both plays open at 7pm and performances start at 7.30pm.

Tickets for The Hollow and Hansel and Gretel can be booked online at or by ringing 07527 141176.

One of the world’s leading Elvis performers, Chris Connor, will return to The Mart Theatre tomorrow.

Tickets for the concert, which starts at 7.30pm, cost £18.50 and are available by ringing the box office on 01756 709666 or visiting

The pantomime Beauty and the Beast will be staged at The Mart Theatre from Friday, December 15, to Sunday, December 17.

Show times are 7pm on the Friday, and 1pm and 4pm on the Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets cost £8 for adults, £6 for children and £24 for a family of four. They are available by ringing the box office on 01756 709666 or visiting

Skipton Music will present a concert by London-based ensemble Joglaresa at 7.30pm on Tuesday, December 12.

Tickets are available by ringing 01756 799912 or visiting

Craven Arts is holding a Christmas exhibition featuring works by more than 40 local artists.

The exhibition runs until December 23 in the Exhibition Gallery at Skipton Town Hall.

It is open from 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday and on Christmas market Sundays.

Farnham Maltings Company will present Brilliance, a 90-minute theatrical event that celebrates progress and change in a bright new world, at 7.30pm tomorrow in Skipton Town Hall.

Tickets cost £10 and £8 for under 18s and are available by calling into Skipton Town Hall box office, ringing 01756 792809 or visiting

A Christmas tea dance, featuring Blackpool Tower Ballroom organist John Bowdler, will be held at 1.30pm on Tuesday in Skipton Town Hall.

Tickets cost £8 and are available by calling into Skipton Town Hall box office or ringing 01756 792809.

Skipton Film Club will screen The Red Turtle, a story about a man shipwrecked on a desert island, at 5.15pm on Sunday at the Plaza Cinema, on Sackville Street.

Members and non members are welcome.

Skipton Folk Unplugged will host an evening of Christmas music and traditions, featuring a welcome return from Crickmore: Crewe, on Monday at the Narrow Boat, on Victoria Street. Start time is 8.30pm.

SETTLE: The Langcliffe Singers will open its 2017-18 season with a Christmas concert starting at 7.30pm on Saturday in Settle Parish Church.

Tickets are available from Cave and Crag, Bentham Post Office and Skipton Camera Centre, and on the door.

Local singing group Octameron will appear in three concerts in December.

The first takes them out of Craven and into Lancashire for a concert at 3pm on Sunday at The Platform in Morecambe.

The following weekend, on Saturday, December 9, Octameron will sing in the community carol concert at Settle Parish Church, along with many other musical groups based in the town. The concert starts at 6.30pm.

To complete their festive season, Octameron will perform a concert of Christmas songs at The Folly in Settle at 2.30pm on Saturday, December 16.

Tickets for the three concerts are available from Cave and Crag, Bentham Post Office and Skipton Camera Centre, and on the door.

Charlie Wood and Jacqui Dankworth will present an evening of songs by Duke Ellington and other classic tunes at 8pm on Sunday in Settle Victoria Hall.

The Ribblesdale Area Moving Picture Show (TRAMPS) will present the French film Irreplaceable at 7.45pm on Wednesday in Settle Victoria Hall.

National Theatre Live: Young Marx will be screened at 7pm on Thursday, December 7, in Settle Victoria Hall.

Santa's Christmas Wish, a festive, song-filled, interactive family show particularly suitable for 2 to 7 year olds, will be performed at 4pm on Friday, December 8, in Settle Victoria Hall.

A greet and treat with Father Christmas will follow the show.

Also on Friday, December 8, A Celebration of Simon and Garfunkel will perform a Christmas special concert at 8pm in Settle Victoria Hall.

Folk rock musicians The Dylan Project will then perform at 7.30pm on Sunday, December 10, in Settle Victoria Hall.

The Albion Christmas Band will perform a show featuring seasonal songs, humorous readings and silly dances at 7.30pm on Tuesday, December 12, in Settle Victoria Hall.

Tickets for all of these events are available from the Settle Victoria Hall box office on 01729 825718.

The autumn exhibition Wild Wood, featuring drawings, paintings, original prints and ceramics by various artists, will be on display until Friday, December 8, at Gavagan Art Gallery in Settle Town Hall.

The exhibition is open from 11am to 4pm Thursdays to Saturdays.

The new winter exhibition, The Poetry of Tom Twisleton, runs until January 25, 2018, at the Gallery on the Green.

BARNOLDSWICK: Danny Handley and Friends will perform a free concert on Monday at the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre, on Rainhall Road.

Country folk rock band Matthews' Southern Comfort will perform concert at the centre on Thursday, December 7.

Doors open at 7.30pm and both concerts start at 8pm.

To book tickets, ring 07712 628366 or 01282 813374.

Story Magic Theatre will perform the pantomime Snow White at the Rainhall Centre at 3pm and 6pm on Saturday.

Tickets cost £7 or £25 for a group of four and are available on 01282 345200 or by visiting

GIGGLESWICK: Giggleswick School drama Wendy and Peter Pan will be held until Saturday in the Richard Whiteley Theatre.

Advance tickets cost £11 and £5 for under 18s and are available online at

Tickets on the door cost £13 and £7 for under 18s.

GLUSBURN: Folk band The Houghton Weavers will perform at 7.30pm on Saturday in the Glusburn Institute Community and Arts Centre.

Tickets cost £12 and are available on 01535 630223 or visiting

SUTTON-IN-CRAVEN: The Green Hut Theatre Company's panto adaptation of Red Riding Hood will be staged at Sutton Village Hall from Wednesday to Saturday, December 9.

Performances take place at 7.15pm each evening and there will be a Saturday matinee at 2.15pm.

To book tickets call 01535 632289.