What’s on - February 6 2015

COMEDY

BRIGHTON

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, Feb 6-8; The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In, 8pm Feb 12.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Jethro, 7.30pm Feb 6.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: John Shuttleworth: A Wee Ken To Remember, 8pm Feb 12..

CONCERTS

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra, 2.45pm Feb 8.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Helen Picknett, 2.45pm Feb 12.

HAYWARDS HEATH

Clair Hall, Perrymount Road: Mid Sussex Sinfonia, orchestral concert with programme that includes Danse Macabre by Saint-Saens and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No 4. Supported by Folkington’s juices. Tickets £12 in advance, £14 on the door. Available from Carousel Music or the ticket secretary on 01444 411470. Feb 14.

EXHIBITIONS

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Lynn Dennison – Border Country, Feb 6-March 15.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Josie Tipler Art Exhibition, 10am-4pm Fri/Sat, Feb 6-28.

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

GIGS

BRIGHTON

Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: Kaiser Chiefs, 6.30pm Feb 11.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Slow Club, 7.30pm Feb 9.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Too Darn Soulful, 11pm Feb 6; Ultimate Power, 11pm Feb 6; Synthology, 11pm Feb 7; Blake Mills, 7pm Feb 9; Rae Morris, 7.30pm Feb 10.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The George Kypreos Band, 9pm Feb 6; Everest, 8pm Feb 9; Hush Hush Presents, 7.30pm Feb 11; The Catalyst Club, 8pm Feb 12.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Paul Carrack: Rain or Shine, 7.30pm Feb 12.

The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: The Three Degrees, Feb 7.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: The Edge of Chaos Orchestra, 10am Feb 7.

HURSTPIERPOINT

Hurstpierpoint Village Centre, Trinity Road: Suspiciously Elvis (tribute act). 8pm to 11pm, Feb 28, £12.50. Bar and raffle. Hot dogs and snacks available. Tickets from Maddy Dunckley on 01273 757017 or 07714 159370.

LEWES

Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Scott Free, 8pm Feb 6; Wildwood Jack, 3pm Feb 8.

Linklater Pavilion, Railway Lane Lewes: Lou Glandfield – Doppler’s Other Effect. Fundraising concert in support of the Railway Land Wildlife Trust. Pay bar and entry is by ticket (£5) on the door or from Harvey’s shop in Cliffe High Street. 7pm, Feb 8.

SEAFORD

British Legion Club, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – So Last Century String Band, 8pm Feb 6.

SHARPTHORNE

The Ravenswood, Horsted Lane (01342 810216, www.theravenswood.co.uk): Sunday Lunch Jazz: South Coast Big Band, Feb 8; Sunday Lunch Jazz: Pete Mabey & Roger Hind Quartet, Feb 15; Sunday Lunch Jazz: Roger Hind Quartet, Feb 22.

STONECROSS

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.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Paul Carrack: Rain or Shine, 7.30pm Feb 11.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Richard Navarro, 8pm Feb 6.

STAGE

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: West Side Story, 7.30pm Feb 6, 2.30pm/7.30pm Feb 7/8.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: The History Boys, 7.45pm Feb 9-14 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); Sing-A-Long-A-Frozen, 2.30pm Feb 8; Sing-A-Long-A-Sound of Music, 7pm Feb 8.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: La Traviata, 7.30pm Feb 10.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Our House, 7.30pm Feb 11-14 (Sat mat 2.30pm).

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Open Stage Night, 7.30pm Feb 12.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Ardingly School presents Oliver! Feb 6/7; The Magnificent Music Hall Matinee, 2.30pm Feb 11; A Night for Zac, 7.30pm Feb 12.

HASTINGS

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Myths and Mysteries, 7.30pm Feb 8; Time to Dance, 6.30pm Feb 11.

LEWES

Lewes Little Theatre, Lancaster Street (01273) 474826: The Hound of the Baskervilles, 7.45pm Feb 4-7; Alice in Wonderland, 7.45pm Feb 6-8.

FRIDAY

LEWES Archaeological Group meeting, Bridge Farm, near Barcombe Mills. Rob Wallace and David Millum report on the second year of excavations, 7.30pm Feb 6 in the Lecture Room, Lewes Town Hall (fisher Street entrance).

LEWES Riverside Club, Osteopath – Paul Harrington at St Thomas’ Church Hall, Cliffe 2pm Feb 6.

SATURDAY

Brocante: Foundry Gallery, North Street, Lewes. Buyers free, 9am-2pm. Book a space 07762 337342, 01273 486595, artemis-arts@macdream.net. Sellers 8am bring your own table £12.

DECORATIVE Treasures at the Foundry Gallery, brocante, antique market. Foundry Gallery, North Street, Lewes, 9am to 2pm. Antiques, collectables, gifts, bricabrac, furniture, crafts. Space for your table £12. To book call 077337342 or 01273486595 or email artemis-arts@macdream.net.

DR BIKE: Free bike repair workshop. Trade prices charged for parts, customers free to make a donation for labour, 9.30am-12.30pm at Nutty Wizard, Lewes. drbikelewes.com.

FARMERS’ Market at Cliffe Precinct, Lewes, 9am-1pm, Feb 7.

PARTY for Patina, the annual Moving On Parade for primary school leavers, at St Mary’s Social Centre, Christie Road, Lewes, Feb 7. Live DJ, bar and cocktails 7.30pm-11.30pm. Tickets £7 in advance from Union and Kings Farmers, £8 on the door.

SEEDY Saturday 10.30am-3pm at Lewes Town Hall, Feb 7. Seed swap, children’s activities and community growing projects, as well as talks on gardening, local food production and sustainability. Adults £1, children free. seedysaturdaylewes@gmail.com.

SUNDAY

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Ups and downs, 10 mile moderate walk. Meet at East Dean Village car park, 10am.

INTRODUCTION to calligraphy, a workshop with Patrick Knowles at Ditchling Museum, 10am-1pm. Booking on 01273 844744 or at www.ditchlingmuseumartcraft.org.uk.

LEWES Footpaths Group, Plumpton, a 5.5 mile undulating walk with Roy 477740. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Stanmer Circular, 5 miles with Alison G 01273 833794. Meet at Stanmer Park car park (near the church), 10am.

MONDAY

LEWES History Group talk, The Tory MP’s for Lewes 1874-1997 by John Kay, 7pm at King’s Church building, Brooks Road, Lewes.

SUSSEX Family History Group, Forgotten Heroes by Geoff Bridger, 7.30pm, Luxford Day Centre, Uckfield.

SUSSEX Russian Society, Yiddish literature in Tsarist Russia and the Soviet Union by Kevin Allen, 7.15pm at Friends Meeting House. £3.

TUESDAY

Concertinas Anonymous, Elephant & Castle, White Hill (01273 476757, www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org): Free session, 8pm to 11pm, on second Tuesday of the month for any concertina system and any standard.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Danehill – Horsted Keynes Circular, 9 miles with Ian R (07594 549552 on day). Meet at Danehill car park, School Lane, 10am.

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

SEAFORD Lecture and Literary Club, Shackleton the Explorer by Wg Cdr Patrick Coulcher, 7.30pm at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Seaford.

TEA Dance, 2pm-5pm at the Winter Garden, Eastbourne (01323) 412000.

U3A Public Lecture, Magna Carta: History and Myth by Professor John Gillingham at Lewes Town Hall, 2.30pm. Free event.

WEDNESDAY

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Caburn and Ouse, 11.5 mile walk. Meet at Glynde Village car park, 10am.

BREATHE Well Live Well: Classical Buteyko Method. Garden House, Paines Twitten, Lewes, 6.30pm. Free. louiseinlewes@gmail.com.

LEWES Footpaths Group, Stroll for 2.5 miles with Janet 475867. Meet at Lewes Railway Station, 10.28am train to Newhaven.

MID Sussex Ramblers evening meeting, Through the Seasons in a Sussex Woodland, a talk by Reg Lanaway, 7.30pm for 8pm start at Haywards Heath Town Hall.

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

SEAFORD District Stamp Club meeting, German East Africa – The War Years 1914-17 by Michael Farrant, 7.15pm for 7.30pm at Cross Way Church Hall, Steyne Road, Seaford. All stamp collectors welcome. 01323 872226, www.seafordstampclub.co.uk.

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, British Army Records prior to 1913 by Jane Fox, 7.30pm in the Ventnor Hall, Hove.

TALK: Mass Observation and the Ministry of Information by Dr Henry Irving. Mass Observation was established to gauge the mood of ordinary people and Dr Irving explores its relationship with the Ministry of Information during WW2. 5.30pm at The Keep, Lewes. Free. Booking essential thekeep.info/events or 01273 482349.

THURSDAY

LEWES National Trust Centre, Art Deco by Ian Glendhill at Lewes Priory School, 7.30pm.

POLEGATE Ramblers, Leisurely Walk: Seafront Stroll, 2.5 miles level, no hills or mud. Meet at Eastbourne Pier 10.30am with Ann F 503736. Will it be Snowflakes or Snowdrops? 4.5 miles with roger S 470366; or, Sea View Circular walk, 8.5 miles with Jan J 763700. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, Polegate, 9.30am.