What's On in and around Stoke-on-Trent
THEATRE: The hunt for Stoke-on-Trent's next would-be celebrity is on again tonight in the second heat of Stoke's Top Talent. Jonathan Wilkes will compere the nightly heats and the Grand Final at The Regent Theatre on Saturday, as performers take to the stage each evening before a panel of judges. Starts 7.30pm. For further information and to find out about a special ticket deal for those attending two or more of the heats, call 0870 060 6649.
THEATRE: Sir Alan Ayckbourn's The Things That Go Bump Season, above, opens at the New Vic in Basford tonight with Life And Beth. The other two plays in the trilogy, which will also be performed on alternate nights over the coming weeks, are Haunting Julia and Snake In The Grass. Susie Blake and Liza Goddard appear in tonight's comedy in which the recently widowed Beth is trying to put on a brave face when the family comes round to celebrate Christmas with her. Call the box office on 01782 717962.
MUSIC: This evening's guest bands at the Old Brown Jug in Newcastle are Wavelength and LoveLust. Starts 8pm. Entry is free.
COMEDY: Compered by Sentinel columnist John Woodhouse, above, there will be another night of laughs in the Stand Up At The Swan comedy night at The Swan in Leek tomorrow night. Tickets cost £5. Doors open 8pm.
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VARIETY: Pat Layland's Gala Variety Evening takes place tomorrow night at the Mitchell Memorial Theatre in Hanley and will feature illusionist and magician Andrew Van Buren among the acts. The evening is being organised to raise money for the Haywood Hospital's Haywood Foundation. Starts 7.15pm. Call 07760 193772.
THEATRE: Happy Feet theatre company's debut show, Breaking Free, will feature a cast aged four upwards, performing at Stoke Rep in aid of the Donna Louise Trust from tomorrow night until Saturday. Performances start 7.30pm. Call 07964 095717 or 07890 563340.