What’s on - April 12 2013



Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Boothby Graffoe: Nomad. No Sane Either, 8pm April 11; Krater Comedy Club, April 12-14; The Maydays Confessions, 8pm April 12/13; Patrick Monahan: Shooting From The Lip, 8pm April 18.

Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Middle Street: Filthy Sticky Stand-Up, 8pm April 16.

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288:Hellfire Comedy Club, 8pm April 12; Milton Jones: On The Road, 8pm April 18.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Julian Clary: Position Vacant, Apply Within, April 26.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: The Treason Show, 8.30pm April 18.



Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Glenn Miller Orchestra, 5pm April 14.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Black Dyke Band, 3pm April 14; LD Frazier, 7.45pm April 17.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Chamber music with Duo, 2.45pm April 14.


St Laurence Church: Introducing the Clarinet Family. Helen Parsons (clarinet), Nicola Grunberg (piano). 5.30pm April 13. Free admission, retiring collection.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Russian Cossacks, April 21; Complete Madness, April25; Let’s Hang On, April 27.


St John sub Castro Church, Abinger Place: Natural and Supernatural, CoMA Sussex, music of the senses and the imagination, 6pm April 14.


St Dunstan’s Church: St Dunstan’s Organ Trust - Matthew Burgess, formerly of Westminster Cathedral, 6pm April 13.


Cross Way Centre, Steyne Road: Seaford Music Society, Florin String Trio, 7.45pm April 19. Further details (01323) 895812.

St Leonard’s Church: Lunchtime Concert, Noelle Casella voiloncello, Sebastian Grand piano, 1pm April 13.



Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Herbie Flowers’ Jazz Breakfast, 11am April 14; Mick Hucknall Sings American Soul plus special guests, 7.30pm April 15.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Graeme Clark: Catching Fire, 8pm April 14; Ben Montague, 7.30pm April 17; Nine

Below Zero, 7.30pm April 18.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Vesuvius Club, 8pm April 17; The Indelicates, 8.30pm April 18.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: The Hollies, 7.30pm April 18.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Female acapella trio The Botticellis at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon April 13.


Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: A Night of Queen, 7.30pm April 13.


Hailsham Pavilion, George Street (01323) 841414: Geno Washington, 7.30pm April 14.


Shots Bar, Albion Way: Acoustic Nights @ Shots, every Sunday 8pm.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: CLOWNS, April 12; Ouse Valley Union, 8pm April 13; Straw Dogs, 3pm April 14.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: Folk at The Royal Oak – Brigitte Kloareg and Yann-Fanch Perroches, 8pm April 18.


Royal British Legion, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Geoff Higginbottom, 7.45pm April 12.


The Sussex Oak, Church Street (01403 265028): Live Jazz with Andy Walker and Friends. Starts 8pm. Takes place on the second and last Thursday of every month.



Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Knick Knack and Doo Dad – Reasons to be Cheerful, 11.30am/2.30pm April 13 (craft session 12.30pm April 13); Forgotten, 7.30pm April 18/19.

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Underneath The Lentel, 7.45pm April 11/12.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: The 39 Steps, 7.45pm April 8-13 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); The Mousetrap, Diamond Anniversary Tour, 7.45pm April 15-20 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: The Sound of Music, 7.30pm April 10-13 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm); Stuck, 11am April 13; Suggs – My Life Story, 7.30pm April 16; Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales, 1.30pm/4.30pm April 17.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Oliver!, April 9-13; The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged) (revised), April 18; An Evening Of Burlesque, April 18; Alice In Wonderland, April 20


Kingston Village Hall: Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward, 7.30pm April 10-13. Contact details evatayler@aol.com (01273) 301444.


Town Hall: Lewes Operatic Society, The Sound of Music, 7.30pm April 9-13 (Sat mat 2.30pm). Tickets from the Town Hall or online lewesoperatic.co.uk.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Rapunzel – An Easter Pantomime, 3pm/7pm April 12, 1pm/4.30pm April 13; TWODS – The Sound of Music, 7.30pm April 16-20 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).


LEWES Riverside Club talk, Peregrines by Phil Everitt, 2pm April 12 at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe Lewes.

NORMAN Baker MP Surgery at The Estate Office, The Green, East Dean, April 12. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

RETRO Plus, retro and vintage market, from 11am April 12-14 at the Crypt Gallery, 23 Church Street, Seaford.


CHAILEY Common Society, Bird Walk with Ian Woolsey, meet at Chailey Sports Club car park, 9.30am April 13.

COFFEE Morning at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe organised by South Street Bonfire Soceity, 10am-noon April 13.

HANDMADE With Love, arts and crafts fair, 10am-4pm April 13 at Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells (01892) 678678.

NORMAN Baker MP Surgery at Seaford Town Council offices, 37 Church Street Seaford, April 13. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

TALK, April 13. Society talk starting with the Eastbourne Story at the Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road, Eastbourne, 2pm.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, 12 miles with Marilyn and Malcolm 01323 762457. Meet at Priory car park, Wilmington, 10am April 14.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Hurstpierpoint Circular, 5.5 miles with Phil 01273 835931. Meet at Trinity Road car park, Hurstpierpoint, 10.30am April 14.

SUSSEX Pathfinders walk, 10 miles Downland, hills near Falmer. Meet at the lay-by on the A27 going towards Lewes just after Housedean Farm, 10am April 14. Pub or picnic lunch.


FOOD Addicts in Recovery Anonymous, 8pm-9.30pm Mondays at The Wood Room, St Pancras Church, Irelands Lane, Lewes. Call Alice on 07834 525834 or Holly 07896 510067 for details or visit www.foodaddicts.org.

DRUMS: All Saints Centre (small hall), Lewes: 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 Riverside Club talk, Peregrines by Phil Everitt, 2pm April 15 at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.


CAFE Scientifque, 8pm April 16 at Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton (01273) 687171.

LEWES Footpaths walk, Pevensey, mainly flat, with Sally 01825 762957. Meet at North Street car park, 9.30am April 16.

ZUMBA: The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions in Lewes, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Firle-ing Around, 9 miles with Yvonne 01444 441926. Meet at Firle Beacon car park, 10.30am April 16.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, Castle to Castle, 12 miles with Marilyn and Malcolm 01323 762457. Meet at Herstmonceux Church, 10am April 17.

BIG Event 2013, Annual Conference, Communicating and influencing effectively in East Sussex, to be accompanied by an Advice Fair, 9.30am-2.30pm April 17 at the International Tennis Centre, College Road, Eastbourne. Free event open to all staff and volunteers in the voluntary and public sectors. Booking essential at www.speakupforum.org.uk.

LEWES: All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

MEMBERS Meeting at New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place, Brighton, 7pm April 17.

SUSSEX Military History Society talk, The Tower: An Epic History of the Tower of London by Nigel Jones at the Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes, 7.30pm for 8pm April 17.

TEA Dance, 2pm April 17, at the White Rock Theatre, Hastings (01424) 462288.

THE Voice of the Heart, a workshop with Argentinian dancer and treacher Patricia Martello and Lewes composer and singer Helen Glavin, at All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes 7.30pm-9.30pm April 17. All welcome. Enquiries and bookings 07526 823370.


POLEGATE Ramblers, Leisurely Walk: Off the Rails, 2.5 miles with Rick 482138. Bus 51 Post Office, Coppice Avenue 9.07am April 18. Arlington, Selmeston and Back to Berwick, 4.5 to 5 miles with Chris 890258; Or Spot The White Bells, 9 miles with Barbara and Paul 504908. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, Polegate 9.30am April 18.



The 1066 Art Academy, 11 High Street: Gaia, Man and Nature in Harmony? 11am-5pm Fri/Sat/Sun, April 6-May 5.


ONCA Gallery, 14 St George’s Place, onca.org.uk: Our Time In Ice, until May .31.

Community Arts Centre, 31 Queens Road: Show Two 3pm-6pm April 12, public event 5pm-8pm April 11.


The Reading Room, Church Road: Buxted Annual Art Club Exhibition, 6pm-9pm April 12, 10am-5pm April 13. £1 admission includes refreshments.


The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Independent Photographers in the South East, until March 23; Jozsef Olexa, March 23-April 12; Jess Levine, April 15-May 3


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: My Cool Sixties, photo exhibition, 10am-4pm Fri/Sat April 5-27.


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Recatching My Imagination by Gaylord Meech, 10.30am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun, April 13-25.


Riverside Studio, Haven Farm, High Street: Annual Exhibition, part of the Eastbourne festival Open Houses, noon-5pm, April 13/14


Seaford Museum, Martello Tower (01323) 898222: Sea Breezes & Sea Beans, 11am-3pm from March 16 for 10 months.


Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Green Blanket, Pink Shed from Sophie Abbott, April 16-May 4.