WHAT’S ON

Today

Opera Highlights (live music): Broughton Village Hall. 7.30pm. £11 (under 26s £5). Tel: 07879 470 920

The Economics of Happiness (film): George and Abbotsford Hotel, Melrose. 7.30pm. Screening followed by discussion. Entry by donation

Kin (drama): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 7.30pm. £12. Tel: 01721 725777

Tomorrow

Rolling Hills Folk Club (live music): George and Abbotsford Hotel, Melrose. 8.30pm. Free. Singers and musicians welcome. Tel: 01896 820340

Wax and Wine Evening (candle making workshop): 8pm, Lauder Public Hall, Members £10 (non-members £12). Email: info.laudertradingpost@gmail.com

Honest Poverty (alternative Burns supper) (picture, top of page): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £19.50. Tel: 013873 81196

Saturday

Galashiels Clef Club (live music): Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels. 7.30pm. Free. Tel: 01896 752375

An Evening With Chris Packham: Buccleuch Centre, Langholm - sold out.

Opera Highlights (live music): Jedburgh Town Hall. 7.30pm. £11 (under 26s £5). Tel: 01835 863170

Les Amis d’Onno (cabaret): Glendouglas Hall, Jedburgh. 7.30pm. £11 (£8, family ticket £30). Tel: 08432 898 555

Sunday

The Kenneth McAllister Quartet (live music): Heart of Hawick. 12.30pm. Free. Tel: 01450 360688

Honest Poverty (alternative Burns Supper): County Hotel, Selkirk. 7.30pm. £20. Tel: 01750 21233

Thursday, February 9

Alastair Macintosh: The Pornography of Consumerism (talk): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 7.30pm. Free. Tel: 01721 725777

Friday, February 10

Gaelic in the Borders - A Taste of Burns (live music): Maxton Village Hall. 7.45pm. £5. Tel: 01896 849547

The Outside Track (live music): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £12 (£10). Tel: 013873 81196

Saturday, February 11

Les Amis d’Onno (cabaret): Bowhill Theatre, Selkirk. 7.30pm. £11 (£8; family £30). Also on Sunday, 2.30pm. Tel: 08432 898 555

Yetholm Sinfonia (live music): Kelso Old Parish Church. 7.30pm. £8 (Friends £6; students free). Tel: 01573 420279

The Met: Live in HD - Gotterdamerung (live opera): Pavilion Cinema, Galashiels. 5pm. Tel: 01896 7522767

A Century of Song (live music): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £10 (£8). Tel: 013873 81196

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (drama): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 8pm. £13. Tel: 01721 725777

National Theatre Live: Travelling Light (drama): Heart of Hawick. 7pm. £12 (£10). Tel: 01450 360688