What’s on - July 11 2014

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COMEDY

BRIGHTON

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Lynn Ruth Miller: Granny’s Gone Wild, 7pm July 10; Loretta Maine: Work in Progress, 8.30pm July 10; Rachel Parris: Live in Vegas, 7pm July 11; Krater Comedy Club, July 11-13/17; Jeff Leach: Fit (work in progress), 8.30pm July 11; Lucy Porter – Me time, 7pm July 14; Gordon Southern: Your New Favourite Comedian, 8.30pm July 14; Nathan Caton, 7pm July 15; Stephen Carlin – Drink Carlin Sensibly, 8.30pm July 15; Joel Dommett: Finding Emo, 7pm July 16; Mind Out for The Laughs, 7.30pm July 16; Chris Martin: Responsibilliness, 8.30pm July 16; Pippa Evans – Work in Progress, 7pm July 17; Stuart Black: The Crossroads, 8.30pm July 17.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Caitlin Moran Live! How to Build a Girl, 7.30pm July 13.

Upstairs at Three and Ten, 10 Steine Street 07800983290: Kids With Beards: The Quest for the Golden Beard, 9pm July 9/10; Iain Sterling: Everything, 7pm July 12; John Kearns: Shtick, 8.30pm July 12; Lee Griffiths: Post Traumatic Sketch disorder, 8pm July 16; Juliette Burton: Look at Me, 7.30pm July 17/18.

LEWES

Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Comedy at the Con with Henning When, 8pm July 16/17.

CONCERTS

chichester

Chichester Cathedral: International star Emma Johnson will perform Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto with Worthing Symphony Orchestra, the professional orchestra of West Sussex, on Friday 11th July at 8pm. Programme includes Elgar’s Enigma Variations and Shostakovich’s Festival Overture. Booking from 01243 813595 or chichestertickets.co.uk or from Cloisters shop.

EASTBOURNE

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: East Sussex Music Service, Summer School for Young Musicians Concert, 4.30pm/7pm July 11; Royal Marines Band Concert, 7.30pm July 15.

HORSHAM

The Capitol (01403 750220): Unforgettable, 7.30pm, July 12; No Jacket Required (Phil Collins tribute), 8pm, July 19; Voice From The Coal Shed, 7.30pm, July 26; Purple Zeppelin, 7.30pm, August 2.

GIGS

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Rhythmix Young Bands Night, July 11; Elvis Costello Solo in Concert, 7pm July 17.

BRIGHTON

Latest MusicBar (01273) 687171: Jam Brighton, July 13.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: The ELO Experience, Mr Blue Sky tour 2014, 7.30pm July 11; The Elvis Years 1954-1977, 7.30pm July 12; Glenn Miller Orchestra, 3pm July 13; Chas & Dave Summer Special, 7.30pm July 17.

The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: Blake in Concert, 7.45pm July 12.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Skiddle-Am-Bam at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon July 5; Open Stage Night, 7.30pm July 10; R’n’R at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon July 12; Eclipse, Pink Floyd Tribute Band, 8pm July 12.

LEWES

Anne of Cleves House, Southover High Street: The Andy Wood Nils Solberg Alliance playing jazz standards from the 1920s to 1950s, 7.30pm July 12.

Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Red Butler, 8pm July 11; The Vagaband, July 12; Charlie Tipler, 3pm July 13.

Dorset Arms, 22 Malling Street: Lewes Saturday Folk Club - English Dance Music for Concertinas Workshop, 10.45am-4.45pm July 12

Elephant & Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club – Mat Green: English Dance Music for Fiddle Workshop, 10.45am-4.45pm July 12, in the evening Andy Turner and Mat Green.

STAGE

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Flash Bang Wallop! 7.30pm July 16.

BRIGHTON

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Another Country, 7.45pm July 7-12 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); Tonight at 8.30, 7.45pm July 16-19 (Thurs mat 2.30pm, Sat 12.30pm/4pm).

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Ballet Showcase 2014, 7pm July 10; Love Letters, 11am/5.30pm July 12, 11am/3pm July 13; Illyria’s Pirates of Penzance, 7pm July 13; Perform and West End Showcase, 7pm July 15.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Immortal Chi, A Warriors Quest for Harmony, 7.30pm July 5, 2.30pm July 6.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Birdsong, 7.45pm July 7-12 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm); All Creatures Great and Small, 7.45pm July 14-19.

GLYNDE

Glyndebourne (01273) 812321: Don Giovanni, 3.55pm July 13, 5.10pm July 16; La finta giardiniera, 5.05pm July 15; La triviata, 5.50pm July 17.

HURSTPIERPOINT

The Players Theatre: STAB Productions, a new independent theatre company, presents Two by Jim Cartwright and The Donahue Sisters by Geraldine Aron, July 26, 8pm. Tickets are £8 from www.stabproductions.co.uk or 01273 936808.

LEWES

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk: The Angel and the Fiend, 7.30pm July 11. Tickets available from Union Music Store.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Glyndebourne: Don Giovanni, 6.30pm July 12; Blithe Spirit, 7.30pm July 15-20 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

FRIDAY

LEWES Riverside Club, California Dram by Neil Sadler, 2pm July 11 at St Thomas’ Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.

SATURDAY

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Forest Row Circular, 12.5 miles with Marilyn N. Meet at Forest Row Community Centre car park, Hartfield Road, 10am July 13.

Jazz standards from the 1920s to the 1950s played by the Andy Woon Nils Solberg Alliance. 7.30pm for music, doors open at 6.30pm for picnics. Anne of Cleves House, Southover High Street, Lewes. £10 a ticket. Jane Vokins 01273 472527, jjvokins@sky.com, from Anne of Cleves House or on the door. There will be a licensed bar serving wine and Harveys beer. All the money raised will help Anne of Cleves House.

BOREHAM STREET & Wartling Fair. Grand Summer Fair from 2pm to 5pm. An afternoon of fun, games and competitions for all the family in the field adjoining The Bull’s Head. Tombolas, Wellie Wanging, Greasy Pole, Crockery Smash, Maggot Racing, Space Hopper Racing, Hula Hoop fun and lots more. Children’s Corner, Splat a Rat, Hook a Duck, Face Painting, Hoopla, Tombola. Carriage Rides with ‘Ottawa’. Have a go at fencing. Vintage’ and books, trash and treasure, artisan and local produce stalls. Come for a late lunch. BBQ ready from 2pm onwards and afternoon tea. Harvey’s Beer, Middle Farm Cider and Pimms Tent. Win a Pimms Hamper. Musical entertainment by Battle Town Band. Fun dog show. Registration from 2pm. Judging starts at 3pm.

Silent auction with many exciting, unusual and valuable lots. Grand raffle – tickets on sale now. Your chance to win £500, £250 and £100. Draw at 5pm. Entrance free, donations optional – St Wilfrid’s Hospice, Kent Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance, St Mary Magdalene Church and other good causes.

ILLUSTRATED talk, Inside The Great War: The view from the Front Line, 2pm July 12 at Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne. Free entry.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Seaford Seafront to Tide Mills, 5 miles with Jackie 01444 892548. Meet at Seaford Martello Tower car park, 10am July 12.

SELMESTON and Alciston Summer Show at Selmeston Village Hall and church, 11am-4pm July 12/13. Arts and crafts, plus flower festival, live music, demos, cakes and more.

SONG Recital with Poetry at Glynde Place, 7pm July 12. Recital of English songs. Contact glyndeplace.co.uk

SOUTH Street Bonfire Society Coffee Morning at Cliffe Church Hall, Lewes, 10am-noon July 12. Tea, coffee, cakes, tombola and bonfire merchandise. All welcome.

SUSSEX Pathfinders, Barcombe Cross, 5 miles undulating fields, woods and lanes. Meet at Barcombe Village car park, 2pm July 12.

SUNDAY

LEWES Footpaths Group, Plumpton, flat 5 miles with Jeannette 812423. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am July 13.

SUSSEX Pathfinders, Ashdown Forest, 13 miles varied with moderate undulations. Meet at Kings Standing car park, 10am July 13.

MONDAY

LEWES History Group, Racing into History by John Turley at the Kings church building, Brooks Road, Lewes, 7pm July 14.

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, Sex, Illegitimacy and Cohabitation 1700-1960s by Rebecca Probert, 7.30pm July 14 at the Luxford Day Centre, Uckfield.

TALES for Toddlers at De la Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (01424) 229111, 10.15am/11.15am July 14.

LEWES History Group: 7pm for 7.30pm, King’s Church building, Brooks Road. Lewes History Group talk on ‘Racing into History – The inside track on Lewes’ horseracing industry’. All welcome. £3 non-members, £2 members. Free refreshments. www.leweshistory.org.uk.

TUESDAY

MID Sussex Ramblers, Ashdown Forest Circular (around outside of Pippingford Park) 8.4 miles with Tony 01444 483053. Meet at Ashdown Forest Millbrook East car park, 10am July 15.

WEDNESDAY

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Walking to the Devil’s Dyke, 13 miles with Marilyn N. Meet at Jack and Jill Windmills car park, 10am July 16.

HISTORY: Bloodshed, Intrigue and Passion in the British Civil Wars. Haywards Heath Library, WSCC. Debate with historical authors Michael Arnold, Robert Wilton and Andrew Swanston, 7pm to 9pm. Tickets from Haywards Heath Library £3 each. Bring your own bottle, but light refreshments available. Call 01444 255444.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Ditchling Circular, 4 miles with Barbara 01273 844840. Meet at Ditchling Village Hall car park, 7.30pm July 16.

SUSSEX Military History Society Members Evening, 7.30pm for 8pm July 16 at The Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes.

THURSDAY

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Over His Head, 5 miles with Esther and John W. Meet at Wilmington Priory car park, 6.30pm July 17.

LEWES: 10am to noon. Cliffe Hall, Cliffe High Street. In aid of St Thomas a Becket church death-watch beetle appeal. Home-made cakes, teas, coffees, a raffle and bookstall.

www.st-thomas-lewes.org.uk.

POLEGATE Ramblers, Leisurely Walk, Out in the Country, 2.5 miles with Rick 482138. Bus 51 Post Office, Coppice Avenue 9.38am or Polegate High Street 9.47am to Hellingly Village Hall. Wannock, Folkington, Wilmington Circular, 5 miles with sue and Derek 482441; Or, See the Sea Then off to the Woods, 9.5 miles with Aled 484723. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, 9.30am July 17.

EXHIBITIONS

HORSHAM

Drill Hall, Denne Road: Association of Sussex Artists. Paintings, Sculpture & Pottery. August 14 - 23. 10.30am to 5pm including Sunday. Closes Saturday, August 23, at 3.30pm. Admission Free.

Horsham Museum & Art Gallery: Horsham Women’ until July 6; High Days and Holidays,until November.

Horsham Unitarian Church, Worthing Road: Art Exhibition and Strawberry Tea. Proceeds for Breast Cancer Care on July 12, from 10am to 5 pm.

GUILDFORD

The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation Gallery, 7 Saba House, Kings Road, Shalford: Stuart Mallard’, noted Wildlife and Canine Artist, August 1- 29, Mon-Fri, 9-5pm, free. Browse and buy from this stunning selection of oils, pastels, watercolours and limited edition prints. All sales support endangered wildlife. For more see www.davidshepherd.org.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Lewes Printmakers, Tues-Sat 10.30am-4pm, Sun noon-4pm, July 12-23.

LINDFIELD

King Edward Hall, High Street: The Adventurers’ Art Club annual exhibition, July 26 to August 3. Opening times Saturday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm; Sunday, August 3, 10am to 3.30pm. Admission 50pm.