What’s on August 10 2012

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COMEDY

BRIGHTON

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, until Aug 12.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Charity Chuckle, 8.30pm Aug 14.

CONCERTS

HOVE

All Saints Church, Eaton Road: Lunchtime Recital – Evelyn Harrison clarinet, Linda Bhattacharya piano, 1pm Aug 16. Free admission with retiring collection.

GIGS

BRIGHTON

Black Lion, 14 Black Lion Street (01273) 711884: Attic Monkeys vs Molly Malone’s Dex in the City, 8.30pm Aug 10; Burnt Toast’s Block Party, 4pm Aug 11; Live and Swingin’ Gypsy Jazz, 8pm Aug 12; Monday Club, 9.30pm Aug 13; Hit The decks, Aug 14; Acoustic Showcase, 8.30p Aug 15; Soul Casserole, 8.30pm Aug 16.

Duke of Norfolk, 113-114 Western Road: DJ MC Cashback and Miss Scarlett, alternate Fridays, 9pm; Live Music Night, 8pm Aug 12.

Fiddler’s Elbow, 11 Boyces Street: TFI Friday, 8pm Aug 10; DJ Shelley Mack, 9pm Aug 11; Sham-Rock Open Mic, 8.30pm Aug 12; Fiddler’s Folk Off VII, 8.30pm Aug 16.

Fishbowl, 74 East Street (01273) 777505: Jeff Daniels, 9pm Aug 10; We Are Three, 9pm Aug 11.

Fortune of War, Brighton Seafront: Fever, 9pm Aug 10; Flevans (Tru Thoughts), 9pm Aug 11.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: ipop! 11pm Aug 10; Vintage Trouble, 7.30pm Aug 15; The Fab Beatles, 7.30pm Aug 16.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Beat Brawl Bunch, 9pm Aug 10; Dead Belgian, 8.30pm Aug 13.

Marlborough, 4 Princes Street: I Love Electro, Aug 10; Open Mic, Aug 15.

Mash Tun, 1 Church Street (01273) 684951: Drink & Jive with Tin Cup Collective, 9pm Aug 15.

Paris House, 21 Western Road: Bar Zalel, Aug 16.

Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Middle Street: Brighton Rocks #2 featuring MOK, Ubertone, 0:00 and Coco Alice, 7pm Aug 11.

The Haunt, 10 Pool Valley: The Felice Brothers, 7pm Aug 16.

The Quadrant, 12-13 North Street: Open Mic Sessions, 9pm Aug 14.

The Victory, 6 Duke Street (01273) 326555: Soul Casserole presents Soul Doubt DJs, 9pm Aug 11; Blues Sundays, noon Aug 12; Open Mic, 8pm Aug 16.

The Worlds End, 60-61 London Road (01273) 692311: Bellafued, 8pm Aug 10.

Thomas Kemp, 8 St Georges Road (01273) 683334: DJ Hot-Tip-Hi-Fi, 9pm Aug 10; DJ Spindo O’Garage, 9pm Aug 11; Sam’s Jazz Duo, 4pm Aug 12.

Western Front, Cranbourne Street: Brighton’s Finest DJ;s, 8pm Aug10; The Infamous Jay and Rich, 8pm Aug 11; EME Live band, 8pm Aug 12; Hush Hush Acoustic Night, 8pm Aug 15.

White Rabbit, 13-14 Kensington Gardens: The Infamous Jay and Rich DJ, Aug 10; Mixer Men, Aug 11; Hush Hush, Aug 12; Open Mic, Aug 16.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: The Billy Fury Years, 7.30pm Aug 10.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: The Gibbs Trio at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon Aug 11.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: John Mann Music Show, 2.30pm Aug 16.

LEWES

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk: Trevor Watts saxes and Veryan Weston piano, supported by Lou Glandfield, 8pm Aug 11. Advance tickets from Union Music Store.

Elephant and Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club - Tall Tales, Aug 11.

STAGE

EASTBOURNE

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Gotta Sing Gotta Dance, 7.45pm until Aug 25 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Flamenco-dance, Lament For Lorca, 7.45pm Aug 16. Tickets from duendeflamenco@aol.com or on 07758 752257 or on the door.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Born 2 Perform Summer School 2012, 2.30pm/7pm Aug 11.

GLYNDE

Glyndebourne (01273) 815000: Ravel Double Bill, 6.25pm Aug 10/13/16; Le nozze di Figaro, 4.45pm Aug 11/14; The Fairy Queen, 3.25pm Aug 12, 4.40pm Aug 15.

HASSOCKS

Adastra Hall: Act Too - CATS, until Aug 11. Tickets available on www.acttoo.co.uk

HASTINGS

Glyne Gap Field, Bexhill Road: Moscow State Circus, until Aug 14.

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: High School Musical 2, Aug 16-18.

LEWES

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk: Gabriel by Moira Buffini, 7.45pm Aug 13-18. Tickets from www.bryteye.co.uk Tel: 07951 903414, Dome box office 01273 709709 or Lewes Tourist Information Centre.

UPPER DICKER

Michelham Priory (01323) 501260: The Rude Mechanicals presents Who Saw Margery Daw, 7.30pm Aug 11 (6pm for picnics).

DIARY DATES

ALFRISTON

Drusillas Park (01323) 874100: The Fat Controller, Aug 14; Peppa Pig and George, Aug 15.

BRIGHTON

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Tango Boot Camp, 8pm Aug 15.

Stanmer Earthship: Pots and Paper Kilns 1, 10am-1pm Aug 12. Bookings on 07528 614747.

Willow Dome: Dreams of Peace, 10am-4pm Aug 11; Breathing Space, 10am-3pm Aug 12. Bookings on 07528 614747.

EASTBOURNE

Seafront: Long Man Morris Men, 7.30pm Aug 10.

The Victoria Hotel, Latimer Road: Long Man Morris Men with guests Cuckoos Nest Womens Morris, 9pm Aug 10.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Tea Dance, 2pm-5pm Aug 14.

FIRLE

Charleston Farmhouse (01323) 811626: Children’s Summer School (8-14yrs) 9.30am-1pm Aug 13-17.

HAILSHAM

Cuckoo Trail car park: Cycle Ride – On The Trail, short distance with Robin Moore, 10am Aug 11.

South Road car park: Cycle Ride – Cuckoo Trail Family Ride, short distance with Andy Mitchell, ESCC, 10.30am Aug 16.

HOVE

Opposite 12 Seafield Road: The Amazing Knitted Garden, 2pm-4pm Aug 12. Raising funds in aid of The Martlets Hospice.

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Laughton Village Hall Market, 10am-noon Aug 11.

LEWES

Cliffe Yard, Ham Lane: Cliffe Bonfire Society Party in the Yard, live music from The Kondoms, bar, BBQ, 7.30pm Aug 11. Tickets available from The Gardeners Arms or on the gate.

NEWHAVEN

Lifeboat Station West Quay: Stories from Around the World by Guest House Storytellers (12yrs plus), 7.30pm Aug 14. Booking essential, tickets from Hillcrest Cafe.

SEAFORD

Driftwood, 4 Marine Drive: National Gardens Scheme, Open Gardens, Aug 12.

UPPER DICKER

Michelham Priory (01323) 844224: Teddy Bears Picnic, 10.30am-5pm Aug 15.

WILLINGDON

Willingdon/Polegate Windmill, Park Croft: Quizzes and Competitions, 2pm-5pm Aug 15. Tel: 01323 736899.

EXHIBITIONS

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Hang On A Minute Lads, I’ve Got A Great Idea... by Richard Wilson, until Oct 1.

BRIGHTON

The Fishing Quarter Gallery: Graphic Nudes by Susan Harrison, 11am-7pm until Aug 21.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Andrew Voller, 10am-4pm, Fridays, afternoons on Saturdays, until Aug 24.

LEWES

The Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Fluido by Charlotte Baynes, 11am-4pm Aug 11/12 and 17-19.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Niki Campbell and Lindsay Connors, Works on Paper, Aug 13-Sept 7.

REGULAR EVENTS

ALFRISTON

Alfriston School: Zumba, Mon 7.30-8.30pm. Louise 07786 425758.

ARLINGTON

Village Hall: Arlington Art Group, untutored and informal, all ages and abilities, 7-9pm Thursdays. More information from 01323 485153.

BIRLING GAP

Hotel: Birling Gap Safety Boat Association meets on the first Thurs of every month. Call 07884 101 505 or come down and speak to the crew.

CHIDDINGLY

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, first Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01435 863795.

COOKSBRIDGE

Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

CROWBOROUGH

Kip McGrath Tuition Centre: Revision classes in Maths, English and Science. For details call 01892 611599.

DENTON

St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

EASTBOURNE

United Reformed Church hall, Upperton Road: Concentus Chorale. Rehearsals Mondays, 7.30-9.45pm. For details ring 01323 643358 email supergran009@aol.com

HAILSHAM

Art Classes in Hailsham, ring Eileen on 01424 532866 for details.

Summerheath Hall, Summerheath Road: Old Time Dancing, Wednesdays 7.30-10pm, £2 per evening incl refreshments. Details from Edna 01323 847506 or Dave 500180.

HOVE

Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road: Alta, 9pm-2am Fridays; Aran Teynolds and Ollie Sturdy, 8.30pm-2am Saturdays.

Salvation Army Hall, Conway Street: Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir meet, 7.30-9.30pm Mondays. Details on 01273 323733 or www.brightonwelshmalevoicechoir.co.uk

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, second Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01323 811286.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (small hall): Drum Unity – Community drum circle, kids and parents 7pm-7.30pm, adults only 7.45pm-8.30pm Mondays; Pre-school drum group, 9.30am under 3s, 10.10am 3-5yrs, Mondays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

Children’s Centre, YMCA: Every Friday 10am-noon Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

Crown Court bus stop: In and Out of Twittens, tours around Lewes High Street finding bits not in the guide books, 11am/2.30pm Wednesdays, June-Sept, £3.50. Details (01323) 890179.

Dairy Studio: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

Elephant and Castle (upstairs): Concertinas Anonymous, informal sessions for concertina players, 8pm second Tues evening of the month. Admission free.

Hesketh Potteries: Painting on Pots, Saturday, 10am-4pm. Adults and children welcome. Call Chris 01273 487150 or just pop in.

House of Friendship, 208 High Street: Cruse Bereavement Care Lewes Drop-in, 10-11am newcomers, 11am-noon main group, Fridays.

Lewes FC: Five week Health and Lifestyle Information Course, Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm. £2 per session.

Lewesiana, High Street: Introduction to DSLR photography classes, 6.30-9pm Mondays from Sept 5. Jerry 07711 519948.

Near Lewes station: Action for Change, positive action healthy lifestyles, Tuesday evening clinic. Ring 0300 111 2470 or email reception.gh@action-for-change.org to make an appointment.

South Malling Parish Church: Sussex Harmony, a small group of singers and instrumentalists perform the music of old rural England and America. Practices Thursdays 8-10pm. Try it out with a friendly, enthusiastic group. Ring Paula Arthur 01435 830934 and get lots more details from www.sussexharmony.org.uk

The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

The Pelham Arms (01273) 476149: DJ Task Saturday Safari, every week from 8pm.

The Tetley Hut, Ham Lane: Lewes Sea Cadets, 6.45-9.15pm Tuesdays, for boys and girls aged 12-18. Sailing, canoeing, barbecues, national vocational qualifications and much more. Contact Heather Wells 01273 487234 or email tsdefiance.lewes@btinternet.

PEVENSEY

Castle Car Park: The Pevensey Ghost Walk with Robert Stevens Bassett, every Saturday, 7.30pm.

The Bay Hotel, 2 Eastbourne Road (01323) 768645: The Big Jazz, new weekly Jazz Night, every Tuesday 8-10.45pm. Free entry.

PORTSLADE

Blank Studios and Gallery, 108 North Street: Into the Wild Centre of Creativity, 5.45-7.45pm Tuesdays. Contact 07757 747 027 or evaweaver@talk21.com

RINGMER

Football Club, Anchor Field: Ringmer Barn Dance Group: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 8pm (no meeting in September). £3. More information from 01273 814254/812760.

St Mary’s Room, Ringmer Village Hall: Lewes District Art Club meets 2-4pm every Tuesday for a varied programme of demonstrations and workshops. New members welcome. Phone 01273 812316.

SEAFORD

Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road: Seaford Kurlers, every Tues 2-4pm, £2.50 per session. New age kurling is a fun game for everyone and all levels of abilities, played indoors on a Badminton court. Details from June Wood 01323 895376.

Mercread Youth Club: Zumba, Tues/Thurs 10-11am. Louise 07786 425758.

St Peter’s Church Hall, Blatchington: Yoga classes for the less able organised by the Seaford Group of the Eastbourne and South Wealden Multiple Sclerosis Society, 11am-noon Thursdays. £4 per lesson.

The Trek Club: Zumba, Fri 7-8pm. Louise 07786 425758.

UCKFIELD

Foresters’ Hall, Harcourt Road: Uckfield Community Orchestra is an orchestra for ages 8 to 88, we are a friendly and enthusiastic group and would love to meet new members of any ability. We meet weekly during term-time on Wednesday 6.15-8pm. If you play an orchestral instrument, especially strings, do come along, or call Sundari on 01342 823099. You can also view our web-site: www.uckfield-community-orchestra.co.uk

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group, Tuesdays 7-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

WESTMESTON

Village Hall: Embroidery workshop, Tues 1-3pm. Contact Wendy Connor for information 01273 479351.

TALKS

EASTBOURNE

St Saviour’s Church Hall, South Street: The Eastbourne Society – Orientalism-on-Sea, Eastern Influences on Seaside Architecture by Dr Kathryn Ferry, 7.30pm Aug 14.

LEWES

St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe: Lewes Riverside Club – St Peter and St James Hospice, Raising Funds by Carol Hughes, 2pm Aug 10/13.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: Sussex Military History Society – RAF Coastal Command by Norman Franks, 7.30pm for 8pm Aug 15.

UCKFIELD

Luxford Day Centre, Luxford Way: Sussex Family History Group – Ask The Experts, 10am Aug 11.

WALKS

BERWICK

Railway Station car park (north side): Three Churches (Berwick, Alciston and Selmeston) Walk, 5 miles with Nigel Bentley, Oakleafe Sussex Ramblers, 9.50am for 10am Aug 16.

CHAILEY

Lane End Common car park: Parents and children’s bug hunt, 1 mile with William Coleman, Chailey Commons Society, 10am Aug 15.

LEWES

Mountfield Road car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Racing or Football, Harry? 14.5 miles with Naomi and Pete (01323) 485005, 10.15am Aug 12.

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Shoreham, 9.30am Aug 12. Contact number 473052.

PLUMPTON

Station or playing field car park opposite: Mid Sussex Ramblers – No Mud, No Stiles, 3 miles with Les 01273 846995, 7pm Aug 15.

POLEGATE

Co-op car park: Polegate Ramblers – Leisurely Walk. Bluebells in August, 3 miles with Geoff 486901, 10am Aug 16.

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – 1066 And All That, 5 miles with Roy H 766342, 9.30am Aug 16; Ouse Valley to Newick, 9 miles with Barbara 504908 (picnic), 9.30am Aug 16.

ROTTINGDEAN

Rottingdean Cliffs car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Rottingdean Downland and Undercliff Circular, 6 miles with Bernard and Barbara 01273 844840, 10.30am Aug 14.

SEAFORD

High and Over car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – The Lower Cuckmere Valley, 5 miles with Jill 01273 480167, 11am Aug 12.

Martello Tower car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Seaford Seafront and Tidemills, 5 miles with Bernard ad Barbara 01273 844840, 10.30am Aug 11.

Martello Tower car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Walk On! Walk On! (With Hope in Your Heart), 4.5 miles with John C 01323 726334, 6.15pm Aug 16.

SEDLESCOMBE

Village car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Sedlescombe Circular, 11 miles with Maureen and Peter 01424 844219, 10am Aug 15.