What’s on - June 28 2013



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Dear Serge, 2pm June 22; Annie, June 27-29.


Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Strictly Confidential, 2.30pm/7.30pm July 3.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Relative Values, 7.45pm July 1-6 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Harold Pinter double bill: The Lover and Celebration, 7.45pm June 22/25-29.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: The Pitmen Painters, 7.45pm June 24-29 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Polegate School presents Strictly Polegate, Time of Our Lives 4, 7pm June 27.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Murder in The Park season: Dead Certain, 7.45pm June 25-29 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm); Boeing, Boeing, 7.45pm July 2-13 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Let’s Face The Music, 2pm/5.30pm June 30.


Glyndebourne (01273) 815000: Falstaff, 5.45pm June 22/27; Ariadne auf Naxos, 5.50pm June 28; Hippolyte et Aricie, 5.05pm June 29/July 3; Le nozze di Figaro, 3.55pm June 30 (pre-performance talk 2.40pm), 5.10pm July 2; Falstaff, 5.45pm July 4.


Burrswood: Matchbox Opera, Tosca on tour, 8pm June 28. In aid of Burrswood. Box Office (01892) 522672 or matchboxopera@gmail.com


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: An Evening of Dirty Dancing, 7.30pm June 29.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Dramaworks - The Best Years of Your Life, July 6; Miss Saigon School Edition, July 9-12.


St Mark’s: Matchbox Opera, Tosca on tour, 8pm June 29. In aid of Cancer Research. Box Office (01892) 522672 or matchboxopera@gmail.com

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Cinderella, 7.30pm June 27; Last of the Red Hot Lovers, 8pm June 28; Twelfth Night, 7.30pm June 29; The Tales of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny, 2.30pm June 30.


LEWES Riverside Club, The Poles. A People Who Never Give In by Christopher Rudd, 2pm June 28 at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe Lewes.

BABIES: Children’s Centre, YMCA, Lewes: 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.

PATINA Fundraiser at All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes, 7.30pm June 28. Patina fundraising disco with bar, cocktails and live entertainment.


ARMED Forces Day, A celebration where everyone can show their appreciation to those involved with the armed forces, 11m-4pm Martello Fields, Seaford, June 29.

NIGHT Before the Fete, organised by Waterloo Bonfire Society showcasing local bands in the Paddock, Lewes. Licensed bar and barbecue available from 5pm, music starts at 6pm, June 29.

SUMMER Fete at Blackboys Primary School, noon-3pm June 29. Barbecue, Pimms tent, traditional stalls and games, dance displays, face painting, raffles, cakes, plants and more.

WESTERN Road Primary School Summer Fair, at the school in Southover High Street, Lewes, from 11am June 29. Fire engine, pony rides, bouncy castle, musical entertainment, archery, football and tug of war plus many stalls and activities.


BABY Expo at Brighton Racecourse, June 30.

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Few Ups, Some Downs, Some Forest, Bit of Heath and 4 Tons, 16.5 miles with Geoff and Jackie 01323 730915. Meet at East Dean, 9.45am June 30.

BRIGHTON Twisted Market from noon June 30 at Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171.

DOGS: Fun Dog Show, King George V Playing Field - Plumpton Green, entries from 1.15 pm to the judging at 2.30 pm. £1 per class. Contact Sue Akers on 01273 891701.

LEWES Footpaths Group walk, Hassocks with Margaret 814057. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am June 30.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Barcombe Mills and the River Ouse, 4.5 miles with Jill 01273 480167. Meet at Barcombe Mills car park, 11am June 30.

NUTLEY Windmill, Crowborough Road open 2pm-5.30pm June 30 (Vintage Day).

ST Wilfrid’s Hospice Secret Garden Opening at 4 Marine Drive, and 4 Sunningdale Close, Seaford, 11am-5pm June 30. Refreshments available. Tel: 01323 899296.

WATERLOO Bonfire Society Annual Fete at The Paddock, Lewes from noon, June 30. Fun for all the family with stalls from other bonfire societies, community groups and local traders, raditional funfair rides and arena events.


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

HOVE: 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

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


LEWES Speakers Festival at All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, 7.30pm from July 2-21. Ticket details at marcrattrayuk@yahoo.co.uk or 07939 350263.

NGS Open Garden at Driftwood, 4 Marine Drive, Bishopstone, 11am-5pm July 2. Tel: 01323 899296.

RINGMER: 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.

ST LEONARDS-ON-SEA: The Crown House, 57 Marina: Jazz Night with Duncan J Reeks and band Bop2Bossa, 8.30pm Tues. Admission free. More information at www.bop2bossa.com

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


2013 Inspired, in the drama studio and Our Space area at Willingdon Community School, 6.30pm-9pm July 3. Art exhibition, refreshments and live music.

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

BEACHY Head Ramblers, Forest Row, 13 miles with Marilyn 01323 762457. Meet at Forest Row Community Centre car park, 10am July 3.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Ditchling circular, 4 miles with Barbara and Bernard (01273) 844840. Meet at Ditching Village Hall car park, 7.30pm July 3.

PEACEHAVEN: Church Hall, Bramber Avenue: Two Left Feet, line dance class for absolute beginners, Wednesdays, 9.45-10.45am. No partner needed, suitable for all ages. Phone Joy on 01273 587714 for details.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, Amble For An Evening in July,, 6 miles with Robert woods. Meet at East Dean Village car park, 6.45pm July 4.

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

LEWES: Equilibrium Studio, 33 Cliffe High Street: Pregnancy Clinic: Ante-Natal Yoga with Lexy, 5.45pm Thursdays.



The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Jim Crawford, 7.45pm June 20; Crawley Art Society, June 15-22.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Janet Redden and Jackie Harwood Art Exhibition, 10am-4pm Fri/Sat until June 29


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Paint 5, 10.30am-5pm Tues-Sat, noon-5pm Sun, June 22-July 4.