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REVIEW: Running Wild at Chichester Festival Theatre

Michael Morpurgo’s Running Wild is no rehash of Kipling’s The Jungle Book.

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Money For Nothing play The Capitol, Horsham, on Saturday, Picture by A Williams Photography, www.awilliamsphotography.co.uk

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: February 17-23

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Daisy Lewis in Silence. Picture by Moira Buffini

Downton star Daisy Lewis urges Brighton teens to audition for National Youth Theatre

Downton Abbey star Daisy Lewis is a woman on a mission, travelling up and down the country to urge people to audition for the world’s longest-running youth arts organisation, the National Youth Theatre.

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Chichester Festival Theatre's Executive Director Rachel Tackley and Artistic Director Daniel Evans. Photo by Tobias Key.

Starry line-up unveiled for Chichester Festival Theatre summer season

Ian McKellen, Omid Djalili, One Foot in the Grave star Richard Wilson and Oscar-winner Marcia Gay Harden are the big names in the Chichester Festival Theatre 2017 summer season announced today.
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Stuart Goldsmith

Stuart Goldsmith talks about comedy and compromise at The Hawth and Komedia

Comedian Stuart Goldsmith is pleased with the title of his latest show, ‘Compared to What’, which he brings to the Hawth, Crawley, on Saturday, February 18, and Brighton Komedia on Sunday, February 19.

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Gemma Atkins and Stephen Billington in Not Dead Enough. Picture by Mark Douet

Coronation Street actor Stephen Billington enters the dark world of Peter James

Coronation Street and Hollyoaks actor Stephen Billington takes his first dip into the world of Peter James for the premiere of the stage adaptation of the Brighton-based author’s Not Dead Enough.

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Chester Tuffnut is at Brighton Dome on Thursday. Picture by LinaandTom.com

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: February 10-16

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Christian Reilly is one of the comedians at Crawley Labour Club on Saturday

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: February 3-9

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Reece Shearsmith and Ken Stott in The Dresser. Photo by Hugo Glendinning

REVIEW: The Dresser at Chichester Festival Theatre

Anyone who knows anything about the theatre, especially third rate touring productions, will understand that there is always more drama off stage than there is on.

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We're Going on a Bear Hunt is at Theatre Royal Brighton, January 28-29

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: January 27 to February 2

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Inua Ellams. Picture by Oliver Holms

Inua Ellams looks at art, poetry and an immigrant’s life

An Evening with an Immigrant is the emotionally charged title as Inua Ellams takes to the stage in The Old Courtroom, Brighton, on Saturday and Sunday, January 28 and 29 (7.30pm).

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Ruby Turner is at Horsham's Capitol on Saturday, January 21

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: January 20-26, 2017

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Michael Neilson

NEILSON’S COLUMN: Are familiar faces on our TV screens causing confusion?

When working away from home, as actors often do, we have to find suitable (sometimes unsuitable) accommodation for the duration of the job.

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REVIEW: A fast-paced and heart-warming Burgess Hill panto

Puss in Boots, Burgess Hill Theatre Club, Martlets Hall, Jan 20, 21,22,27,28

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Eastergate Players

Birthday celebrations for Eastergate Players

Eastergate Players celebrate a special landmark with this year’s pantomime: their 40th birthday.

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Iolanthe ladies back stage

Chichester: G&S as it should be done!

Martin Handley believes there’s been an awful tendency to allow Gilbert & Sullivan to ossify.

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The Bear comes to Crawley's Hawth from January 18-19. Picture by Paul Blakemore

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: January 13-19, 2017

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Rapunzel

Fairytale family fun in Hailsham with Rapunzel

Hailsham Theatres Present Rapunzel at Hailsham Pavilion from January 25-29.

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Russell Howard

See Russell Howard’s work-in-progress at Christ’s Hospital

Russell Howard presents a work-in-progress at Christ’s Hospital, Horsham, on Friday, January 27 (7.30pm).

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Puss In Boots

Burgess Hill Theatre Club back at Martlets Hall for pantomime

The cast of Burgess Hill Theatre Club’s annual pantomime are putting the finishing touches on this years production, Puss in Boots, ahead of the opening night on Friday, January 13.

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