What’s on - February 20 2015



Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, Feb 20-22; Jo Neary and Friends, 8pm Feb 26; Comic Boom, 8pm Feb 26.


Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Mirth at The Mead, 8pm Feb 24.


Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Comedy Café, 8pm Feb 20.



Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Britten Oboe Quartet, 11am Feb 22.


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: London Philharmonic Orchestra, 3pm Feb 22.


Sussex Downs College, Mountfield Road: Nicholas Yonge Society: Allessandro Ruisi violin Dina Duisen piano Mozart, Beethoven.7.45pm Feb 27, £15 at the door (8 to 25 year olds free) or at www.ticketsource.com.


St Leonard’s Church, Church Street: Harpist Fiona Horsford, 1pm Feb 21. Free admission with a retiring collection.


Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road 01903 206206: German Requiem, Worthing Choral Society and the Sinfonia of Arun, 7.30pm Feb 21; Wurlitzer Concert, Nicholas Martin, 2.30pm Feb 22.


Haywards Heath

Nymans, Handcross: This winter, art collective Lola Muance lights up the landscape at National Trust Nymans, with a unique sculptural artwork that transforms this famous garden with colour and light. Lola Muance outdoor art installation: January 12 to February 27 (10am to 4pm), normal admission charge only. Late Friday openings: January 23 and 30, February 6, 13, 20 and 27, from 5pm to 7pm, free entry. Hot drinks and snacks available (at a charge). For further information visit www.nationaltrust.org.uk/nymans or call 01444 405250.

The Green Tree Gallery, Borde Hill Garden: Annual Art Sale, until Feb 21. The Gallery’s popular Annual Art Sale opens on January 24. Many of their artists and makers will have cleared out their studios and there will be work on show at greatly reduced prices, giving people the opportunity to unearth a real bargain. On offer will be original paintings, pottery, sculpture, textiles, gifts, cards and much more. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10.30am to 4pm. www.greentreegallery.co.uk


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Homecoming, Alex Grey, until March 1.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Martin Carthy, Feb 21.


Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: The Decemberists, 7pm Feb 20; The Jesus and Mary Chain, 7pm Feb 23.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: In The Loop, 11pm Feb 20; Spellbound, 9pm Feb 21; Sundae Club 10.30am Feb 22; Earth, 7.30pm Feb 24.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Woodward, 7.30pm Feb 23.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Simon Joslin and Friends, 10am Feb 21; Jazz Night with Jane Reeves and The Swing Street Orchestra, 7.30pm Feb 21; Acoustic Open Stage Night, 7.30pm Feb 26.


Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: The Floyd Effect, 7.30pm Feb 21.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Tropicana – Ultimate 80s Night, 8.30pm Feb 20; The Classic Legends of Rock and Folk super tour – 2015, 7.30pm Feb 21.


The Red Lion, Lion Hill, Stonecross (near Eastbourne): South Coast Big Band. Big Band Specials. Every fourth Sunday of the month. Visit www.southcoastbigband.co.uk. Call 01323 761468.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: South of Saturn, 8pm Feb 20; Roscoe Levee and The Southern Slide, 8pm Feb 21.


British Legion Club, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Teyr, 8pm Feb 20.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Fairport Convention, 7.30pm Feb 25; Classic Legends of Rock and Folk, 7.30pm Feb 26.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Local and Live Sessions, 8pm Feb 21.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Captain Flinn and The Pirate Dinosaurs, 4pm/6pm Feb 22.


Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: The War on Drugs, 7pm Feb 22; Handa’s Surprise, 10.30am/noon/1.30pm Feb 26/28, 10.30am/noon/1.30pm/3pm Feb 27.

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 476118: The Private Ear and Black Comedy, Feb 20-28.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Swan Lake, 2.30pm/7.30pm Feb 21; Dead Simple, 7.45pm Feb 23-28 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Calamity Jane, 7.30pm Feb 24-28 (Wed/Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).

The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: Alan Ayckbourn’s A Chorus of Disapproval, Feb 25-28.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Wind in The Willows, 2.30pm/6.30pm Feb 22.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Cirque Berserk, Feb 23/24.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Jurassic Adventures, 4.30pm Feb 24.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: And Then There Were None, 7.30pm Feb 24-28 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).


LEWES Riverside Club, Slides – Marie Bartholomew, 2pm at St Thomas’ Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes, Feb 20.

MODELWORLD 2015 at Brighton Centre 0844 8471515 from 10am Feb 20-22.

POLEGATE Ramblers AGM at St John’s Church Hall, Polegate, 2.30pm Feb 20.


EASTBOURNE’S East End from 1850-1950 presented by the chairman of 3VA, Alan Wenham, at Eastbourne Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, 2pm Feb 21. Free event.

MID Sussex Ramblers, North of Steyning, 6.5 miles with Jim G 01444 246206. Meet at Fletchers Croft car park, off Vicarage Lane, Steyning, 10am Feb 21.

TALK: Paddock Art Studios, Paddock Lane, Lewes BN7 1TW. Gems of architecture and design in Lewes AD900 to 1900. A talk by Colin Brent, author of several books on the history of Lewes. He will tell us about some of the signs and clues we can still see in Lewes today which highlight the town’s rich history. Saturday 21 February 3.00pm. £4 on the door. www.paddockartstudios.co.uk.

TABLE Top Sale, noon-3pm Feb 21 at Shakespeare Hall, Fort Road, Newhaven. £3 per table from 01273 510784.

TALK: Gems of Architecture and Design in Lewes AD900-1900 by Colin Brent at Paddock Art Studios, Lewes 3pm Feb 21. LADVAA members free, non-members £4. 01273 487818.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, Out of Alfriston, 11 mile moderate walk. Meet at Alfriston Village School, North Road, 10am Feb 22.

LEWES Footpaths Group, Around Clayton, 5.5 mile hilly walk with Wolfgang 470285. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am Feb 22.

SUSSEX Pathfinders walk, Crowlink, just south of Friston, 13 miles some hills and river bank. Meet at Crowlink car park, 10am Feb 22.

WEDDING Fayre at White Rock Theatre, Hastings (01424) 462288 from 11am Feb 22.


MONDAY Literary Society meeting, Clare Pollard, Poetry Reading, 8pm Feb 23 at Pelham House Hotel, Lewes www.mondayliterarysociety.co.uk


MID Sussex Ramblers, Nurtley Circular, 6.6 miles with tony 01444 483053. Meet at Fords Green, Nurley, 10am Feb 24.

PURSUITS 4U Dementia Event: Afternoon Tea Party, 2pm to 4pm, at Peacehaven Community Hall. Visit www.pursuits4u.co.uk. Contact: 07825292995 for more details.

SEAFORD Lecture and Literary Club, Sussex Scrapbook 1 by Chris Horlick, 7.30pm at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Feb 24.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, Morning Walk with The… 9 mile moderate walk. Met at the Sussex Ox car park, Milton Street, near Alfriston, 10am Feb 25.

LEWES District Seniors’ Forum, Housing and hearing – The future provision of accommodation for over 60s and new arrangements for NHS Audiology services, 10.30am Feb 25 at Cliffe Hall, Lewes.

PURSUITS 4U Dementia Event: Singing and Dancing. Every Wednesday, 2pm to 4pm, Rottingdean Village Hall. Visit www.pursuits4u.co.uk. Contact: 07825292995 for more details.

TEA Dance at White Rock Theatre, Hastings (01424) 462288, 2pm Feb 25.

TEA Dance at Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road, Worthing 01903 206206, 2pm-4.30pm Feb 25.


POLEGATE Ramblers, Lasting Impressions at Berwick, 4.5 miles with Jenny 722036; or, Trying Again for 6 Tons of Snowdrops, 10 miles (picnic lunch) with Pauline 645793. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, 9.30am Feb 26.

PURSUITS 4U Dementia Event: Arts and Crafts. Every Thursday, 2pm to 4pm at Downlands Court, Peacehaven. Contact: 07825292995 for more details. Visit www.pursuits4u.co.uk.