What’s on - April 5 2013

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De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: The Boy with Tape on his Face: More Tape, 8pm April 8.


Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, April 5-6; Bent Double, 7.30pm April 7; The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In, 8pm April 11; Boothby Graffoe: Nomad. No Sane Either, 8pm April 11.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Barnstormer’s Comedy Club, 8.30pm April 5.


Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Screaming Blue Murder Comedy Club, 9pm April 5.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Jim Davidson The Legend Continues, April 5.

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Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Russell Kane, 8pm April 10.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Comedy Cafe April, 8pm April 6.



The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Tchaikovsky, April 6; Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham. April 8.


Lancing College Chapel: Sussex Chorus, Celebrating Benjamin Britten’s Centenary, 7.30pm April 6. tickets available from 01273 709709, Sussex Chorus website and Ticket Manager 01444 412579.

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Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: RTWSO Royal Tunbridge Wells Choral Society, 3pm April 7.



Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Il Divo and Katherine Jenkins, 7pm April 6.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Emeli Sande, 7pm April 5; Simple Minds, 7pm April 8.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Jazz Morley, 8pm April 5; Kilimanjaro Live, Ryan Keen and Sam Bradley, 7.30pm April 9.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Tenderhooks, 8.30pm April 5; The Hypothetical Tour of Somewhere No Sleep Till Brighton, 8pm April 6; Love Music Hate Racism, April 7.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham,starts at 7.45pm April 8.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Cornflower Blue and Friends at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon April 6; Songwriters’ Circle, 1.30pm April 6; The Deux Johns Orchestra and The Pete Willson Quartet, 7.30pm April 6 (booking 0845 680 1926); Open Stage Night, 7.30pm April 11.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Beatles Day 14, noon April 7.


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


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: FitsRoy, 8pm April 5; The Gypsy Switch, 3pm April 7; Birds of Chicago, April 11.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: ; Folk at The Royal Oak – Archie Fisher, 8pm April 11.


Royal British Legion, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Singers and Musician’s Night, 7.45pm April 5.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Solid Silver 60s Show 2013, 7.30pm April 5; The Magic of Motown – I’ll Be there, 8pm April 6; Joe Brown in concert, 7.30pm April 11.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: The Gruffalo’s Child, 1.30pm/4pm April 5, 1am/2pm April 6.


New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Boston Marriage, 7.45pm March 30-April 6 (not Sun); Underneath The Lentel, 7.45pm April 11/12.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Abigail’s Party, 7.45pm April 1-6 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); The 39 Steps, 7.45pm April 8-13 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Farewell Tour of We’ll Meet Again, Hits From The Blitz, 2.30pm April 9.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Cafe Chaos, 7.45pm April 9; The Sound of Music, 7.30pm April 10-13 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).


The Capitol (01403 750220): An Evening With The Stars From ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, April 6; Oliver!, April 9-13


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: The Rattonians You Group present Fame the Musical, 7.30pm April 3-6 (Thurs Sat mat 2.30pm); The Blues Brothers, 7.30pm April 10-13 (Sat mat 2.30pm).

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Losing The Plot, 7.45pm April 4-6 (Sat mat 2.30pm); Charley’s Aunt, 7.45pm April 9-13 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: West End Experience – The Show, 7.30pm April 6; Sleeping Beauty – Vienna Festival Ballet, 7.30pm April 11.


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: Michaela Strachan’s Really Wild Adventures, 1.30pm April 9.


LEWES Riverside Club talk, Jazz in the 1920’s by Gordon Bull, 2pm at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes April 5.

NORMAN Baker MP Surgery at 23 East Street, Lewes, April 5. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.


HISTORICAL Guided Tour of Seaford. Meet outside 37 Church Street, 10.30am April 6. Tickets available from Seaford Tourist Information Centre, 37 Church Street. Contact number 01323 897426.

SUSSEX Pathfinders walk, Laughton 5 miles mainly level. Meet at Laughton Parish Hall, Church Lane, 2pm April 6.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, Uckfield Circular via Blackboys, 10 miles with Reg and Gill 01825 765275. Walkers meet at top end of main car park, Uckfield, 10am April 7.

GUIDED Tour of Seaford Cemetery. Meet at gates to cemetery 2pm April 7. Tickets available from Seaford Tourist Information Centre, 37 Church Street. Contact number 01323 897426.

ART: Dairy Studio, Lewes: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

LEWES Footpaths Group walk. Firle with Janet 475867. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am April 7.

WALK, April 7. Mid Sussex Ramblers, 5.5 miles with Jill 01273 480167. Meet at Lewes Railway Station Forecourt, 11am.

TEA Dance. Ballroom, latin and some sequence. From 2.30pm to 5pm. Entry: £4 (inluding refreshments) Call Margaret or Colin on 01403 734409.


LEWES Riverside Club talk, History of Local Transport by Ron Philp, 2pm at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes April 8.

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

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

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, Richard III by Mark Perry Nash, 7.30pm at the Luxford Day Centre, Uckfield, April 8.

TALK, Lewes History Group, The Lost Industries of Lewes by John Davey, at Kings Church, Brooks Road, 7.30pm April 8.


EASTBOURNE Society talk, Eastbourne’s Listed and Scheduled Buildings by Clare Dales, Conservation Officer, Eastbourne Borough Council, 7.30pm April 9 at St Saviour’s Church Hall, South Street, Eastbourne. Visitors/guests £2.

HEALTH: Near Lewes station: Action for Change, positive action healthy lifestyles, Tuesday evening clinic. Ring 0300 111 2470 or email reception.gh@action-for-change.org to make an appointment.

QUIZ: Leconfield, 116/117 Edward Street, Brighton: Tuesday Teaser (Quiz), Tuesdays 9pm.

COOKSBRIDGE: Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, Southease, 11 miles with Jennifer 01323 730771. Meet at Southease station car park, 10am April 10.

DENTON: St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

BOOK Lover’s Supper, The Barn, Ditchling (opposite the White Horse pub), 6.45pm April 10. Tickets from Brighton Dome box office (01273) 709709 or laura.lockington@btopenworld.com.

TALK, Growing Turbines: Planning for Windfarms by Marcus Trinick QC at the Elephant and Castle, Lewes 7.45pm April 10. Organised by Transition Town Lewes.

UCKFIELD Decorative and Fine Arts Society talk, And so to Vauxhall: Music and Culture at the Celebrated Gardens by Peter Medhurst, 2.30pm April 10 at Uckfield Civic Centre. New members and guests welcome.

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, The Secret Tunnels of South Heighton by Geoff Ellis, 7.30pm in the Ventnor Hall, Blatchington Road, Hove, April 10.


BRIGHTON Hanover Community Centre: Drum Unity – Pre-school drum group, 1.30pm under 3s, 2.10pm 3-5yrs, Tuesdays.

CATALYIST Club at Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton (01273) 687171, 8pm April 11.

POLEGATE Ramblers, Circular Around Old Heathfield, 5 miles with Mike H 484158; Or Long Man Circular, 10 miles with Dorothy 01424 210454. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, Polegate, 9.30am April 11.

SUSSEX Archaeological Society event, Garden Tour of Michelham Priory, 11am April 11. Members £10 non members £15.50. Booking on 01323 844224.



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: Wowzers! New paintings by Edward Liddle, Show One 3pm-6pm April 5-7; 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.


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


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: I Remember – Or Do I? - Brenda May. 10.30am-4pm Mon-Sat, noon-4pm sun, March 30-April 7.


Riverside Studio, Haven Farm, High Street: Annual Exhibition, part of the Eastbourne festival Open Houses, noon-5pm March 30/31, April 1/6/7/13/14


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