What’s on - May 24 2013

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COMEDY

BRIGHTON

Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Terry Garoghan: The Devil Keeps Tugging, 9pm May 27.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, May 24-25; Morgan and West, 6.30pm May 24/26, 4pm May 25; Funny Women – Sex, Lies and Lots of Cake, 1pm May 25; Funny Women Awards Heath, 8.30pm May 25; Comic Boom, 8pm May 30.

Upstairs at Three and Ten, 10 Steine Street (07800) 983290: Off The Cuff, May 27, 8.30pm.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Jimmy Carr, 8pm May 28.

cONCERTS

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Brian O’Kane and MinJung Baek, 1pm May 23; Ji Liu piano, 1pm May 24; Jyotsna Srikanth, 1pm May 25; Mozart Mass in C Minor, Britten Sinfonia, Brighton Festival Chorus, 7.30pm May 26.

St Bartholomew’s Church: Sussex Chorus, Brighton Festival concert, A Spring Collection, Haydn: The Creation, 7.30pm May 25. Tickets from www.brightonfinge.org or 01273 917272.

FALMER

St Laurence Church: The Old Spice Boys and the Carmen Rollers, 5.30pm May 25. Entrance free, retiring collection.

SEAFORD

St Leonard’s Church: Lunchtime Concert, Praticall Musicke, 1pm May 25. Retiring collection.

GIGS

BRIGHTON

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Africa Unite, 8pm May 23; Fado: Claudia Aurora, 8.30pm May 23/24; Mod For it, 11pm May 25; Xara Vaughan, 4pm May 26/27; The Besnard Lakes, 7.30pm May 27; Terry Reid, 8pm May 28; Nell Bryden plus Support, 7.30pm May 30.

Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Mark Knopfler, 6.30pm May 25; Happy Mondays, 6.30pm May 26.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Musik Kabarett, 8.30pm May 25.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Traumfrau, 8.30pm May 25; Paul Gunn and Worsted, 7.30pm May 28; Joel Peter, May 29; Shortt and Sweett, 8pm May 30; Nick Williams, May 30.

HAILSHAM

Hailsham Pavilion (01323) 841414: John Jones and the Reluctant Ramblers, 7.30pm May 26.

LEWES

Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: The Tatsmiths, May 24; Blank Frank + Half Built House, 7.45pm May 25; Red Dirt Skinners, 3pm May 26.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: Folk at The Royal Oak – Mike Nicholson, 8pm May 23; Folk at The Royal Oak – John Kirkpatrick, 8pm May 30.

SEAFORD

Royal British Legion, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Elsie’s Band, 7.45pm May 24.

STAGE

BRIGHTON

Academy of Creative Training, 8-10 Rock Place (01273) 818266: Fringe Event: Road, 7.30pm Wed/Thurs/Fri, May 3-June 1.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Winners and Losers, 8pm May 23, 6.30pm May 24; The Tiger Lillies, 8pm May 23; My Life After, 8pm May 24, 7pm May 25/26.

Caroline of Brunswick, 39 Ditchling Road (01273) 917272: 3 Days off Jesus, 6pm May 20-25; 76 Million People and Me, 11pm May 27, 6pm May 28-30.

Friends Meeting House, Ship Street (01273) 917272: Where Late the Sweet Birds Sing, 8pm May 20-26

Grand Hotel (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: Something Witty, 1.45pm/4.30pm April 26-June 2.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: The Modernists, 7.30pm May 22/June 2.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Grannys Gone Wild, 8pm May 23/24; The Big Bite-Size Breakfast, Desires, 11am/3pm May 26.

Marlborough Theatre (01273) 917272: Bitch Boxer, 7.30pm May 25-27; Albert’s Boy, 4pm May 25-27.

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Beginning, Muddle and End, 7.45pm May 28-June 1.

Brighton Town Hall (01273) 709709: Fringe Event. Betsy: Wisdom of a Brighton Whore, May 23-25.

Preston Manor, Preston Drove (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: The Contents of a House by Peter Reder, 8.30pm May 4-26 (not Mon), (Sat/Sun 6pm/8.30pm).

Stanmer House, Stanmer Park (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: Fixing Point, May 21-26.

St Nicholas Rest Gardens, Dyke Road (01273) 917272: Globe Theatre, King Lear, 6pm May 23/24, 1pm/6pm May 25/26.

The Basement, 24 Kensington Street (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: Ring, 6pm/8pm/10pm May 24/25.

The Burrow, Brighton: The Storis of Shakey P, 2.30pm May 25-27.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: The Kite Runner, 7.30pm May 21-25 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); Less Than Kind, 7.45pm May 27-June 1 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).

The Sabai Pavilion, Victoria Gardens, Grand parade 0871 705 0705: The Lady Boys of Bangkok, May 4-June 1.

Thistle Hotel, Kings Road, Brighton (01273) 763244: Faulty Towers Dining Experience, May 23-June 9.

Upstairs at Three and Ten (07800 983290): Fringe Event: Pride and Puppetry Theatre Company, Box Tale Soup, 1pm June 1/2; Puddles, May 27/29-31.

GLYNDE

Glyndebourne (01273) 815000: Falstaff, 5.45pm May 24/29, 4.30pm May 26 (pre-performance talk 3.15pm); Ariadne auf Naxos, 5.50pm May 25/30.

HOVE

Angel House, 1 Brunswick Terrace (01273 917272): Fringe Event: Hendrick’s Carnival of Knowledge, May 24-27.

Purple Playhouse, 36 Montefiore Road (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: Return to Venice, May 4-June 2.

St Andrews Church, Waterloo Street (01273) 917272: Fringe Event, A New Play, 5pm May 24-28 (Sat mat 1pm).

Town Hall (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: The Well, May 22-24; The Siilent Stream, May 22-24.

The Duke Box Theatre, The Iron Duke Pub, 3 Waterloo Street (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: The Battle of the Sexes, 9.30pm May 23-25.

The Old Market, Upper Market Street (01273) 917272: Fringe Event: Glyndebourne, Captain Blood’s Revenge: A Pirate Opera, 6mpm May 24, 11am/3pm May 25.

LEWES

Little Theatre, Lancaster Street (01273) 474882: Lewes Theatre Club - Entertaining Angels, 7.45pm (not Sun) (Sat mat June 1, 2.45pm) May 25-June 1.

BOOKS AND DEBATE

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Martin Parr, Desert Island Pics, 2pm May 25; Simon Garfield, On The Map, noon May 26; 50 Shades of Feminism, 2pm May 26; Polly Dunbar, Tilly and Friends, 10.30am/12.30pm May 25; Nicola Davies, Shells and stars and Wiggly Works, 3.30pm May 25 (4-8yrs); Frank Cottrell Boyse and Joe Berger, 4pm May 25; Malaika Rose Stanley, Blast off with Malaika, noon May 26; Family Story Scavenger Hunt, 1.30pm-3.30pm May 26; Jon Klassen, 2pm May 26.

Theatre Royal (01273) 917272: Michael Rosen celebrates Emil and the Detectives, 1.30pm May 24.