SKIPTON: The farce Boeing Boeing, written by Marc Camolleti and directed by Phil Smith, will be staged from Tuesday to Saturday, August 4, in Skipton Little Theatre.

Doors open at 7pm and the shows start at 7.30pm.

To book tickets, which cost £10 for adults and £5 for students and children, visit, ring 0752 714 1176 or email

Quantum Theatre will perform The Reluctant Dragon, an adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s story about a dragon who writes poetry and does not like fighting, at 2pm on Tuesday, July 31, in Skipton Town Hall. Tickets cost £7.50.

Skipton Town Hall will also host Yorkshire Film Festival screenings of Kes at 7.30pm on Thursday, August 2; The Full Monty at 7.30pm on Friday, August 3; Chicken Run at 11am on Saturday, August 4; The Railway Children at 2pm on Saturday, August 4; Calendar Girls at 7.30pm on Saturday, August 4; and The Secret Garden on at 2pm on Sunday, August 5.

To book tickets for The Reluctant Dragon and the films, visit, ring 01756 792809 or call into Skipton Town Hall.

The 13th annual Art in the Pen will be held on Saturday, August 11, and Sunday, August 12, at Skipton Auction Mart.

This year the auction mart will host nearly 200 local and national artists and craft makers.

Entry costs £5 and opening times are 10am to 5.30pm on the Saturday and 10am to 4pm on the Sunday.

Lost in the Landscape, an exhibition of digital collage and mono prints by Carolyn Hird-Rogers, will be on display at the Mill Bridge Gallery until Saturday, August 11.

The free exhibition Memento will be on display until Monday, September 3, in the exhibition gallery at Skipton Town Hall.

The exhibition by Paul Miller will explore Skipton Town Hall itself - the building, the history and the people; the sights and sounds, past and present, using sound, paintings, video and projection mapping as an installation.

The exhibition will be open from 10am to 4pm Mondays to Saturdays.

Skipton Folk Unplugged will present the RNLI charity night featuring Nick and Mally Dow on Monday at the Narrow Boat, on Victoria Street. Start time is 8.30pm.

SETTLE: Mr and Mrs Brilliant’s SoundWave will play music for the soul at 7.30pm tonight and tomorrow in Settle Victoria Hall.

Screenings of violinist Andre Rieu’s Amore: Live from Maastricht concert will be shown at 7pm on Saturday and Sunday.

TRAMPS (The Ribblesdale Area Moving Picture Show) will screen After the Storm at 7.45pm on Wednesday and the Kendal Mountain Film Festival will be held at 8pm on Saturday, August 11.

To book tickets, visit or ring 01729 825718.

Acclaimed rapper, grime artist and producer Testament will give a workshop over three days, running from 10am to 4pm on Monday, August 6, to Wednesday, August 8, at The Joinery in Settle.

To book tickets, visit

The National Youth Training Choir, which features singers aged 13 to 18, will perform a free pop-up concert at noon on Friday, August 3, in Settle Market Place.

The young choir will then give a performance at 3pm on Saturday, August 4, at the Richard Whiteley Theatre in Giggleswick.

To book tickets, which cost from £5 to £15, visit

The summer exhibition Cornucopia will be on display until Saturday, August 24, at Gavagan Art in Settle Town Hall.

The exhibition feature prints and ceramics by London-based Charlotte Hodes, figurative paintings by Cornish-based artist Richard Tuff, lithographs by Karolina Larusdottir, William Clayton’s trompe-l’œil oil painting and abstract paintings and prints by northern artists Jacquie Denby, David Cook and Milan Ivanic.

During the exhibition the gallery will be open from 11am to 4pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Knitted Settle, an exhibition of knitted pictures of buildings in Settle, will be on display at The Folly until December 22.

Archaos, an exhibition by Ingrid Stephenson which explores the duality of creation and decay, will be on display at the Gallery on the Green until Saturday, September 8.

BARNOLDSWICK: Australian musician Jeff Lang will perform tonight in the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre, on Rainhall Road.

To book tickets, ring 07712 628366 or 01282 813374.

Ken Nicol, a former member of Steeleye Span and Magna Carta, will perform a free concert on Monday.

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

CARLETON-IN-CRAVEN: The next Carleton Film Night will feature the film The Greatest Showman, which will be screened at 7.30pm on Sunday in Carleton-in-Craven Village Hall.

Doors open at 7pm and tickets cost £4 on the door.

CROSS HILLS: Creative Fusion – A Journey, an exhibition of creative work by people who are supported by Horton Housing Association will go on display in Cross Hills Library from September 12 to 26.

GIGGLESWICK: Cycling theatre company The HandleBards will present an open air performance of Twelfth Night at 6.30pm on Thursday, August 2, at Giggleswick School.

Tickets for the performance, which is being put on by Richard Whiteley Theatre, cost £15 in advance or £17 on the door. To book, visit or ring 01729 893180.

GRASSINGTON: A joint headline show featuring singer songwriter Robert Lane and folk singer songwriter Iona Lane will be held at 7.30pm tomorrow in Grassington Town Hall.

Tickets cost £8 in advance at, or they cost £10 on the door.

Grassington Community Cinema will screen the film The Mercy at 7.30pm on Saturday, August 4, in Grassington Town Hall.

Tickets cost £5.