It’s all going on at the Square Chapel ...

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The countdown to the festive period has started at Square Chapel Centre for the Arts in Halifax with a fantastic line-up of shows through December.

Tickets are selling fast for this year’s fun-packed family show, The Wild Adventures of Robin Hood by Sticks Theatre - the story of the hooded man as you’ve never seen it before. It runs from December 16-24. Tickets are £12 (£10 concessions) with family tickets available.

There’s more family entertainment in store with the enchanting Hans Christian Andersen’s tale, Princess and the Pea on December 7 (2.30pm). Music fans can enjoy BBC award-winning fiddle player Tom McConville and Scottish guitar virtuoso Andy Watt on Dec 4 (8pm).

And on Dec 14 don’t miss Belshazzar’s Feast (7.30pm) - a real pot pourri of entertainment. One of Britain’s most important chamber music ensembles the Orlando Consort perform Music and Feasting in Renaissance Europe – a grand celebration of medieval music – on Dec 5 (7.30pm).

For a perfect festive treat see The York Waits Christmas Concerts on December 13 (12noon and 7.30pm). And there’s stacks more. All information is on www.squarechapel.co.uk or you can ring the box office on 01422 349422.