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November is the time to wrap up warm and visit The Civic

The days are getting colder and the nights are drawing nearer, but The Civic will provide warmth, love and laughter for all ages throughout November.

Puppetry pioneers Monstro Theatre present musical Bookstory about the ever-changing nature of learning: the library is in a muddle, and only the books can save it... for book lover aged 5 and up.

Bookstory is at  The Civic on Sunday 6 November at 2.30pm.

In 1936, Speedway star Clem "Dare Devil" Beckett joined others to fight with the Spanish people to defend democracy against Franco's fascist armies. Supported by Barnsley Trades Council, Civic regulars Townsend Productions celebrate the 80th Anniversary commemorations of the Spanish Civil War.

Dare Devil Rides to Jarama is at The Civic on Thursday 10 November at 7.30pm.

Straight from the Edinburgh Fringe, Pipeline Theatre's Spillikin is a love story with a real robot. Sally's memories are fading fast. She’s mislaid her husband. But there’s a robot in the living room and his voice is familiar… It's all rather confusing. Can love really conquer all?

Spilikin (A Love Story) is at The Civic on Wednesday 16 November at 7.30pm.  

From Barnsley’s award-winning playwright Henry Naylor and his experience of a visit to Bagram Airbase in 2003, The Collector is a compelling tale of murder, evil and betrayal set in occupied Iraq.  

The Collector is at The Civic on Thursday 17 November at 7.30pm.

For all you circus lovers out there, The Civic brings you a weekend of circus antics, clowning and acrobatics like you've never seen before.

Gasp! is a circus show of extraordinary physical finesse with french artists Circoncentrique. In this beautiful and original show, two fearless young men compete in a thrilling game of physical endurance set to live music. Defying gravity, they take you on an acrobatic journey full of endless surprises as they perform amazing tricks with balls, spheres and a huge metal wheel.

Gasp! is at The Civic on Saturday 19 November at 7.30pm.

Circus Detective, a murder mystery for over 8's is both irreverent and hilarious. Shifting Sands Theatre and Sheffield-based Greentop Community Circus present a feast of clowning, circus and film as an unlikely hero searches for clues to reveal a killer!

Circus Detective is at The Civic on Sunday 20 November at 4pm.

And finally, pop on down to The Civic at the end of November for a craft fair with a difference and a musical extravaganze guaranteed to delight and astonish all who come along!

Festive Apothecarium is on Saturday 26 November from 10am-4pm

Speaking Tubes is on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 November.