ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: March 3-9

Whitney  Queen Of The Night is at The Hawth, Crawley, on Friday. Picture by David A Lee
Whitney  Queen Of The Night is at The Hawth, Crawley, on Friday. Picture by David A Lee
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Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

FRIDAY, MARCH 3

COMEDY

KRATER COMEDY CLUB: Until March 5, 7pm/8pm/10.30pm, £5-£36.50 Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton, 0845 293 8480.

THE MAYDAYS: £10, 7.30pm, Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton, 0845 293 8480. Tonight’s Top Story and guest improv superstars.

CONCERTS

PIANO CONCERTO FINAL: £16-£26, 7pm (6pm March 4) White Rock Theatre, Hastings (01424) 462288.

EXHIBITIONS

ALAN MANKTELOW: Free, Fri/Sat 10am-4pm until April 1, Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne, 0845 680 1926.

GIGS

BLUEHAYZ: The Six Bells, Billingshurst, 8.30pm.

CHIP AND CHESNEY HAWES: £18-£20, 7.30pm Chequer Mead, East Grinstead (01342) 302000. From The Tremeloes to the One and Only.

CODA: £5, members free, 8pm, Lewes Con Club, 139 High Street, Lewes, 01273 473076. Tribute to Led Zeppelin.

DANIEL ADAMS: £5, 9pm Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton (01273) 687171. Plus Hucks, La Lune and Benen.

LET’S CELEBRATE: Adastra Hall, Keymer Road, Hassocks. Variety entertainment of song, dance, magic and audience singalongs. Celebrating Friends and Neighbours in their 40th year of entertaining. Curtain up 7.30pm. Admission £5 including refreshments (children £2). Grand raffle. Advance tickets and info: 01273 845291.

THE SYD LAWRENCE ORCHESTRA: 7.30pm, £21.50, The Capitol Theatre, Horsham, 01403 750220. A full-spectrum swing extravaganza, all delivered with Chris Dean’s trademark mischievous humour.

ULTIMATE POWER: £5, 11pm Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton 0845 293 8480. Club Night.

WAYNE DENTON: £16-£18, 7.30pm The Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne (01323) 802020. Celebration of John Denver.

WHITNEY – QUEEN OF THE NIGHT: 7.30pm, £25.50 (discounts £23.50), The Hawth Theatre, Crawley (01293) 553636. A celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time.

STAGE

AN AFTERNOON WITH BRIAN FREELAND AND CLARKSON ROSE: £5-£6, 1pm Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne, 0845 680 1926. Double bill presentation.

GOWER, COWDREY AND THE HOLY BAIL: £25, 7.30pm, Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613. UK Tour 2017.

TITTER YE NOT: £16.50, 7.45pm, The Hawth Theatre, Crawley (01293) 553636. Paul Harris looks at the life of Frankie Howard.

SATURDAY, MARCH 4

COMEDY

BRIDGET CHRISTIE: Because You Demanded It. £17, 8pm, Brighton Dome (01273) 709709. International Women’s Day.

LEE HURST COMEDY SHOW: £17, 8pm, Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613.

CONCERTS

A VIENNESE STRAUSS GALA: £19-£20, 8pm, The Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne (01323) 802020. The European Orchestral Ensemble and four soloists from major opera companies.

CONNIE MARSH: £9-£10, 8pm Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne 0845 680 1926. Ebony, Ivory and A Touch of Bronze.

SUSSEX ALIVE: £9-£12, 7.45pm St Michaels Church, High Street, Lewes 01273 474723. Musicians of All Saints Concert.

EXHIBITIONS

REGARDING THE HUMAN: Fascinating exhibition of 50 drawings and paintings from life opening next weekend. Every work, from the largest to the smallest, was done within an hour or two – all investigating the human form. The House of Friendship, 208 High Street, Lewes, March 4-19, weekends 11am-4pm, weekdays normal working hours.

GIGS

ANDY AND MAC: Free, 10am-noon at the regular coffee morning, Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne, 0845 680 1926. Then Twagger Band.

KARAOKE WITH DON: 8.30pm–11.30pm, The Royal British Legion Club, Woodsland Road, Hassocks. Are you the next Adele or Bruno Mars?

HOSPITAL RADIO CRAWLEY: Live Music Event, The Star – Horsham, Roffey, 12pm-11pm.

HORSHAM ROCKS PRESENTS: Sam Clayton, The Carfax Bandstand, Horsham, 1pm-3pm.

LET’S CELEBRATE: Adastra Hall, Keymer Road, Hassocks. Variety entertainment of song, dance, magic and audience singalongs. Celebrating Friends and Neighbours in their 40th year of entertaining. Curtain up 2pm. Admission £5 including refreshments (children £2). Grand raffle. Advance tickets and info: 01273 845291.

LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: £7, 8pm Elephant and Castle, Lewes. Len Graham, one of Ireland’s best known singers. Len Graham Workshop: Ulster Songs and Ballads, 10.45am-4.45pm £30.

LONG TIME GONE: The Malt Shovel, Horsham, 8.30pm.

THINK FLOYD: £22.50, 7.30pm, The Capitol Theatre, Horsham, 01403 750220. Marking the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s first release, this show features music from all 15 Pink Floyd albums.

STAGE

GERMAINE GREER: £8.50-£10, noon, Brighton Dome (01273) 709709. International Women’s Day. Women For Life on Earth – the inevitability of ecofeminism.

MONSTERSAURUS: £12.50, 2pm and March 5, Connaught Theatre, Union Place, Worthing 01903 206206. For ages 3yrs plus.

SUNDAY, MARCH 5

COMEDY

BENT DOUBLE: £9-£12, 7.30pm, Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton, 0845 293 8480. Headliner Lucy Porter, Cally Beaton and MC Zoe Lyons.

SCOTT CAPURRO’S GAY TURNAROUND: £12, 7.30pm Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton, 0845 293 8480. Award-winning comedian from the USA.

CONCERTS

BRIGHTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA: £12-£37, 2.45pm Brighton Dome (01273) 709709. Pre-concert interview with violinist Chloe Hanslip, 1.45pm, £3.75.

CORELLI ENSEMBLE: £10 advance, £12 on door, St Pancras Church, Irelands Lane, Lewes 01273 473309. A Festival of Finzi.

RTWSO WIND ENSEMBLE: £17-£27, 3pm Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613. Elgar, Mozart and Mendelssohn.

GIGS

ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW AND THE LOW RIDERS: 7.30pm, £21.50, The Capitol Theatre, Horsham, 01403 750220. Andy came to prominence as the lead singer in Amen Corner.

SAM BAILEY: £24.50-£27.40, 7.30pm, Theatre Royal, Brighton 0844 871 7650. Sing My Heart Out tour.

STAGE

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY: £17-£18, 2pm Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 678678. The Royal Ballet.

MONDAY, MARCH 6

STAGE

JOHN COPPER: 8.30pm, The Lord Nelson, Trafalgar Street, Brighton. Free admission.

THE CIRCUS OF HORRORS: £23, 7.30pm, The Hawth Theatre, Crawley (01293) 553636. The Never-Ending Nightmare.

TUESDAY, MARCH 7

CONCERT

PHILIP SCRIVEN: Performing on the Mander Organ in Cranleigh School Chapel, Horseshoe Lane, Cranleigh, 12.45pm. The complete organ sonatas of Alexandre Guilmant. The complete Toccatas, Fugues and Trio Sonatas of Johann Sebastian Bach. Recitals also include a variety of other popular works. Admission free, £5 donation welcomed.

GIGS

ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT: The Jolly Tanners, Staplefield, 8pm.

ACOUSTIC SHOWCASES: The Surrey Oaks, Newdigate, 8pm.

BLUES WORKSHOP: Northgate Community Centre, Crawley, 8pm.

OPEN MIC NIGHT: George and Dragon, Horsham, 8.30pm.

SETH LAKEMAN BAND: £25.50, 7.30pm Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613. With Wildwood Kim.

STAGE

DANZA CONTEMPRANEA DE CUBA: £10-£22.50, 7.30pm Brighton Dome (01273) 709709. Cuba’s flagship contemporary dance group.

NELL GWYNN: £15-£16.90, 7.45pm until March 11 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm) Theatre Royal, Brighton 0844 871 7650. English Touring Theatre.

PINK MIST: £15.50-£21.50, 7.45pm until March 11 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm) Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne (01323) 412000.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8

COMEDY

RICHARD HERRING: £15, 8.30pm, Clair Hall, Haywards Heath, 01444 455440. A great introduction to an influential cult comedian for newcomers and a greatest hits show for long term fans.

TIFF STEVENSON: Seven. £12.50, 8pm Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton, 0845 293 8480.

GIGS

ELECTRIC JAM NIGHT: The Malt Shovel, Horsham, 8pm.

G4 LIVE IN CONCERT: £27.50, 7.30pm Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613. Featuring songs from their new album G4 Love Songs.

MILLION DOLLAR PIANO: £22.50, 7.30pm Winter Garden, Eastbourne (01323) 412000. tribute to Elton John.

SEA FEVER: £10, 8pm De la Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (01424) 229111.

STAGE

POETRY CAFE: Free, 8pm Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne 0845 680 1926. Donations appreciated for the featured guest.

SCATTERED: £21.50-£23.50, 7.30pm Connaught Theatre, Union Place, Worthing 01903 206206. Spellbinding performance in an Extraordinary World.

THURSDAY, MARCH 9

COMEDY

CHARLIE BAKER IS THE HIT POLISHER: £8-£10, 8pm Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton 0845 293 8480.

STAGE

CILLA AND THE SHADES OF THE 60’S: £17-£20, 8pm The Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne (01323) 802020. Starring Victoria Jones.

DEREK ACORAH: £16.50-£18, 7.30pm Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 530613. The Soul Reunion Tour.

NT LIVE – HEDDA GABLER: £10-£12, 7pm Chequer Mead, East Grinstead (01342) 302000.

THE CHICAGO BLUES BROTHERS – BACK IN BLACK TOUR: £23.50, 7.30pm, The Capitol Theatre, Horsham, 01403 750220. The brothers are armed with a new stage set, new moves, and freshly laundered suits,

CINEMA

BRIGHTON

Duke Of York’s (0871 902 5728): Viceroy’s House (12A) Fri 4.00, 9.00; Sat 3.30, 8.30; Sun 9.00; Mon 3.30, 9.00; Tue 6.30; Wed 3.00, 5.30; Silver Screen: Tue 4.00; Thu 10.30, 5.30; Big Scream: Wed 10.00. Moonlight (15) Fri & Sat 1.30, 6.30; Sun 12.30; Mon 1.00; Wed 12.30; Silver Screen: Tue 1.30; Thu 1.00. Kids’ Club: Alice Through The Looking Glass (PG) Sat 10.30. Vintage Sundays: Goodfellas (18) Sun 6.00. Spirit Of ‘45 Plus Q&A With Special Guests (U) Sun 3.00. Toddler Time: Hopster Showtime Story Time (U) Mon 11.00. Kicking Ass: Middle Aged Women On Screen: Exhibition (15) Mon 6.30. Silver Screen: Goodfellas (18) Tue 10.30. Discover Tuesdays: Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (15) Tue 9.00. Brighton Film Quartet – Soundscape – Live Concert (12A) Wed 9.00. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

BURGESS HILL

Orion (01444 243300): Logan (15) Fri & Mon-Thu 5.10, 8.15; Sat & Sun 1.15, 5.10, 8.15. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00. Jackie (15) Fri & Mon 7.45; Tue & Wed 5.00; Thu 4.00; Golden Years Show: Wed 2.00. Lions (PG) Fri & Mon 5.00; Sat & Sun 7.10; Tue & Wed 7.30; Parent & Baby Show: Fri 10.30. The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat & Sun 2.35, 4.30. Sing (U) Sat & Sun 12.00.

CHICHESTER

New Park (01243 786650): Christine (15) Fri 12.45; Mon 6.00; Wed 4.30. 20th Century Women (15) Fri 3.15; Sat 1.15, 6.15; Sun 8.15; Mon 3.30; Tue 1.00; Wed 2.15; Thu 12.00. Moonlight (15) Fri 6.00; Sat 3.45; Sun 12.00; Mon 8.45; Tue 6.30; Wed 12.00; Thu 4.45. Gold (tbc) Fri 8.30; Sun 5.30; Mon 12.45; Thu 2.15. Cinema, Censorship And Public Opinion In The 1960s (15) Sat 10.00. Taxi Driver (18) Sat 8.45; Tue 3.45. The Sleeping Beauty (2017) (U) Sun 2.00. Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (15) Tue 9.00. National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

CRANLEIGH

Arts Centre (01483 278000): Royal Opera House Live: The Sleeping Beauty Matinee (U) Sun 2.00. A United Kingdom (12A) Wed 8.00. National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

CRAWLEY

Crawley Cineworld (0871 200 2000): Visit www.cineworld.co.uk/cinemas/crawley.

The Hawth (01293 553636): NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

EASTBOURNE

Curzon (01323 731441): Logan (15) 2.00, 5.00, 8.00. Viceroy’s House (12A) 2.15, 5.10, 8.10. Moonlight (15) 2.05, 8.05 (not Wed). The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat & Sun 12.15. Lion (PG) 5.05 (not Wed). Eastbourne Film Society: The Salt Of The Earth (12A) Wed 2.05, 4.45, 8.00.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Scott Cinemas – The Atrium Cinema (01342 321666): Hidden Figures (PG) Fri, Sat & Mon 7.30; Sun 5.20; Tue & Wed 2.30, 8.20; Thu 2.30. The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat 12.15, 2.40; Sun 12.00, 2.20. Logan (15) Fri & Mon-Thu 1.50, 5.00, 8.15; Sat 5.00, 8.15; Sun 4.40, 7.45. Viceroy’s House (12A) Fri-Wed 2.20, 5.15, 8.00; Thu 3.45, 8.15. Gold (15) Fri & Mon 2.35, 8.15; Sat 8.15; Sun 8.10; Tue-Thu 5.30. Kids’ Club: Storks (U) Sat 10.20. Kids’ Club: Trolls (U) Sat 10.20. Sing (U) Sat 12.30, 3.00; Sun 12.20, 2.50. Silver Screen: A Street Cat Named Bob (12A) Wed 10.30. National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

HAILSHAM

Pavilion (01323 841414): Ballerina (U) Sat & Sun 2.15. La La Land (12A) Sat, Sun, Mon & Thu 7.45; Wed & Thu 2.15. Royal Opera House: Woolf Works (tbc) Wed 7.15.

HASSOCKS

Adastra Hall (01273 842081): (No films this week.)

HAYWARDS HEATH

Clair Hall (01444 455440): (Next film March 22.)

HORSHAM

The Capitol (01403 750220): Moonlight (15) Fri, Sat, Mon, Wed & Thu 1.45, 4.45, 7.45; Sun 2.00, 4.45, 7.45; Tue 4.45, 7.45. Viceroy’s House (12A) Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue & Wed 2.15, 5.15, 8.15; Sun 8.15; Thu 1.45, 4.30. Family Film Fun Screening: Swallows And Amazons (PG) Sat 10.30. NT Encore: Saint Joan (12A) Sun 2.30. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

HURSTPIERPOINT

Players Theatre/Hurst Village Cinema (01273 835875): NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (01273 486391): (Next film March 10.)

LITTLEHAMPTON

Windmill Cinema (01903 715920): La La Land (12A) Fri 3.15; Sun 2.45; Mon 3.00; Thu 4.15. Moonlight (15) Fri 6.00; Sat 8.30; Sun 5.15; Mon 5.45; Tue 5.30; Wed 6.00; Thu 2.00. T2 Trainspotting (18) Fri & Wed 8.30; Sat 6.00; Sun 7.30; Mon 8.00. Sing (U) Sat 3.30, 12.30. Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (PG) Tue 8.00. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

NEWHAVEN

Hillcrest Centre (01273 512376): (Next film March 18.)

SEAFORD

Seaford Community Cinema, Barn Theatre (www.seafordcinema.org): Fundraising Night For The Barn Theatre: Cage (15) Fri 7.30. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

UCKFIELD

The Picture House (01825 764909): Moonlight (15) Fri 4.00, 8.40; Sat & Sun 3.45, 8.40; Mon 5.30; Tue 8.45; Wed 4.45; Thu 1.15; Parent & Baby Screening: Thu 11.10. Logan (15) Fri & Mon-Wed 2.15, 5.45, 8.30; Sat & Sun 3.00, 5.45, 8.30; Thu 3.30; Parent & Baby Screening: Thu 10.45. Viceroy’s House (12A) Fri-Sun, Tue & Wed 1.45, 6.35, 8.50; Mon 4.15, 6.35, 8.50; Thu 4.05; Parent & Baby Screening: Thu 11.00. Hidden Figures (PG) Fri-Sun, Tue & Wed 4.00; Mon 2.00; Thu 1.30. Lion (PG) Fri 1.30, 6.15; Sat 6.15; Sun 11.15, 6.15; Mon 1.45; Tue 2.30; Wed 2.00; Thu 1.25. The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat 1.30; Sun 10.35, 1.30. Sing (U) Sat & Sun 11.00, 12.45. Kong: Skull Island (12A) Thu 3.50. Saturday Morning Movie: Ballerina (U) Sat 10.30. Stage Russia Presents: The Black Monk (tbc) Mon 8.00. Exhibition: Botticelli’s Inferno (tbc) Tue 6.30. Salzburg Festival Presents: Fidelio (tbc) Wed 7.30. National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

WORTHING

Dome (01903 823112): Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (PG) Tue 8.30. Kong: Skull Island (12A) Thu 6.00. La La Land (12A) Fri & Wed 12.00. Logan (15) Fri & Wed 2.50, 5.00, 8.00; Sat & Sun 2.00, 5.00, 8.00; Mon 2.45, 5.00, 8.00; Tue 12.00, 5.25, 8.00; Thu 3.00, 8.00; Parent & Baby Only: Mon 12.00. Patriots Day (15) Fri-Sun & Wed 5.45; Mon 5.40; Tue 2.55; Thu 5.10. Sing (U) Sat 11.00, 1.10; Sun 11.20. The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat 11.20; Sun 11.00, 1.10. Viceroy’s House (12A) Fri, Mon & Wed 12.15, 2.35, 8.30; Sat & Sun 3.25, 8.30; Tue 12.35, 3.00, 5.40; Thu 12.25, 2.45, 8.35.

Connaught (01903 206206): La La Land (12A) Sat & Sun 8.15; Mon 12.00. Manchester By The Sea (15) Fri 3.15; Thu 8.15. Toni Erdmann (15) Fri 12.00; Sun 8.00. Jackie (15) Fri 6.15; Sat 6.00; Sun 5.40; Mon 5.45; Thu 12.30. Loving (12A) Fri & Sat 8.30; Mon & Thu 3.00. Saturday Morning Pictures: The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sat 10.15. Autism Friendly: The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sun 10.15. The Lego Batman Movie (U) Sun 12.30. Silver Screen: Jackie (15) Mon 11.00. Worthing Film Club: Under The Shadow (15) Mon 8.15. NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A) Thu 7.00.

Pavilion Picturehouse (01903 206206): (No films this week.)

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