What’s on - July 12 2013



Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, July 12-14/18-21; Grainne Maguire: One Hour all Night Election Special, 8pm July 14; Carly Smallman, 7pm July 15; Henry Paker: Classic Paker, 7pm July 16; Romesh Ranganathan: Rom Com, 8.30pm July 16; Joe Bor is Jasper Cromwell Jones, 7pm July 17; Now That’s What I Carl Donnelly! Volume V, 8.30pm July 17.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Comedy Nights – Back in the Room with Nish Kumar, 8pm July 18.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Jason Manford – New World Problems, 8pm July 17/18.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Comedy Cafe, 8pm July 13.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: RAFA Wings Appeal Concert, 7.30pm July 14.


Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Summer School for Young Musicians Concert, 4.30pm/7pm July 12.


Lancing College Chapel: Shipley Arts Festival Closing Concert, July 14.


St Pancras Church Hall, Irelands Lane: Birdsong, songs Mozart, Schubert, Debussy, Ravel, and others. Charles Kerry and his singers will sing in aid of the Kitchen Tables Charities Trust on Saturday July 13 at 7.30pm. Tickets can be booked by phoning 01273 476429.



Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Missing Cat Club, 11pm July 12.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: BLISS ARTs Indians Summer Gig, 7.30pm July 12; The Jam Brighton Show, 2.30pm July 14; Overhead Wires, July 17; Mal Webb and Jonny and Eagle, 8.30pm July 16; Andrew Duhon, 8.30pm July 17; Club Criminal, 9pm July 18.


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Buddy and The Killer Rock N Roll Show, 7.30pm July 13; The Johnny Cash Roadshow, 7.30pm July 17.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Black Strap Molasses at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon July 13.


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

The Holbrook Club, North Heath Lane (01403 751150): Club Race Night for Families, doors open 7pm, July 12; ’80s Disco Night, 7.30pm, July 13; Club Band Night – The Five Foot Twos, doors open 7.30pm, July 19.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: The Contenders, 8pm July 12; Paul Diello, 3pm July 14.

Lewes Saturday Folk Club, Elephant & Castle, White Hill, 8pm (01273 476757, www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org): Bob Kenward, £5, July 13; Dave Arthur and Dan Stewart, £7, July 20.


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.



Ham Cottage Amphitheatre, Hammingden Lane, Highbrook: Sussex Actors Studio present: Romeo and Juliet, July 25 to July 27, at 7pm. July 27 and 28 at 2pm. Grounds open an hour before performance start times. £10 - full price / £5 - under 16s & full-time students (ID required). Tickets are non-refundable. Box office: The Hub Theatre - 01444 446840 / http://www.hubtheatre.co.uk/box-office/ n.b. seating at the venue is unallocated


Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: The Hare and The Tortoise, 2pm/4.30pm July 14.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: That’s Dancing, Happy Feet, 3pm July 13/14; The Mikado, 7pm July 12; Spooky Men’s Chorale, 7.30pm July 17.


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: The 60’s Rock and Laughter Show, 7.30pm July 12.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Boeing, Boeing, 7.45pm July 2-13 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm); Stones In His Pockets, 7.45pm July 16-20 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Albert Einstein: Relativitively Speaking, 7.30pm July 12.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: This Joint is Jumpin’ 2pm/6pm July 14.


Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Just So the Musical, 2pm/6pm July 13.


Glyndebourne (01273) 815000: Hippolyte et Aricie, 5.05pm July 12/16; Le nozze di Figaro, 5.10pm July 13/17; Falstaff, 4.30pm July 14; Don Pasquale, 6.05pm July 18.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: St Pauls presents A Night at the Musicals, 7pm July 12; Dance for Britain, July 13; Grandpa in my Pocket – Teamwork, July 18-21.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Miss Saigon School Edition, July 9-12; Scheherazade, July 17 and 18; Phoenix Creative Arts 2013 ShowCase, July 21.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Italia Conti – Synergy, 7.30pm July 13, 2pm/7.30pm July 14.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Glyndebourne: Le Nozze di Figaro, 6.15pm July 11; Rope, July 16-21.


LEWES Riverside Club, Keep it in the Family by Alex McHale, 2pm July 12, St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe Lewes.


CLASSIC Vehicle Show at Michelham Priory July 13/14. Enquiries 01323 844224.

LAUGHTON Village Market in Laughton Village Hall, 10am-noon July.

LEWES Footpaths Group walk, Devils Dyke with Janet 475867 (picnic tea). Meet at North Street car park, 2pm July 13.

MORE Secrets of The Dust, Pastel Exhibition and Continuous Workshop. For £1 each all visitors of all ages can try pastels on The Great Wall. Foundry Gallery, North Street, Lewes 10am-5pm July 13-28. Info: tom@tommwalker.co.uk 01273 472595.

NORMAN Baker MP Surgery’s at Seaford Town Council Offices, 37 Church Street, Seaford and Lewes District Council Offices, Fort Road, Newhaven July 13. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

OPEN Gardens at Bradness Gallery, Spithurst Road and Longford Place, Spithurst Road, Barcombe, 2pm-5pm July 13. In aid of St Peter and St James Hospice. £3 for both gardens, refreshments available at Longford Place.

THE Glynde Food and English Wine Festival at Glynde Place (01273) 858224, 10am-5pm July 13/14.

WIVELSFIELD Village Day, 10am July 13. Lots of events for all the family plus trade stands and a companion dog show. Free car parking and entry.

Bradness Gallery and Longford Place gardens are open from 2pm to 5pm to raise funds for St. Peter and St. James hospice. Joint entrance fee: £3. Children under 14 are free. There is plenty of parking in the field opposite Longford Place. Delicious home baked cakes and teas will be served at Bradness Gallery. Disabled access. Bradness Gallery has a gravel drive. Please drive your car right in to drop off wheelchair users and then park by the cart lodge.

PLUMPTON GREEN, Jumble Sale, 2pm. Village Hall in aid of WI. There will be a tombola, books, teas and more.

Centenary: Old Boys of the Brighton Hove & Sussex Grammar School and former students of BHASVIC may be interested to know that it is 100 years this year since the school moved into the current buildings in Dyke Road, Hove from the old Buckingham Road, Brighton site. An Annual Reunion Lunch takes place in the College Hall. First come, first served. For more information contact Bruce Rawlings, Membership Secretary, Past & Present Association, 48 Cleveland Road, Worthing, on 01903 264150 or email rawlings@mistral.co.uk.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, Around The Downs, 17 miles with James 0789 285249. Meet at Alfriston long stay car park, 9.30am July 14.

BURGESS HILL: Helping Rhinos are holding a charity event at Buon Appetito, 171 London Road, Burgess Hill. Come and enjoy one of two specially designed set menus, both offering a choice of three starters and four mains. Pizza pasta menu: £13.95. Meat/fish menu: £18.95. There will be three sittings from 12.30pm to 2.30pm, 2.45pm to 5.30pm and 7.30pm to 10pm. Call 01444 246889. Please quote Helping Rhinos.

DITCHLING Village Trail, variety of different gardens open, 2pm-5pm July 14. Tickets and garden trail guides available at Ditchling Post Office and Village Hair Studio, 31 High Street or on opening day from The Barn on the Green where refreshments will be available.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Three Nature Reserves, 12.5 miles with David J 01273 306943. Meet at Glynde Village car park, 10.20am July 14.

POLEGATE Windmill Annual Fete, 2pm-5pm July 14. Strawberry and cream teas, cakes, plants, tombola, bric-a-brac, hoop-la, darts etc. Live music including Jazz, Soul, Folk and Rock ‘n’ Roll.


LEWES Riverside Club, Jazz in the 1920’s by Gordon Bull, 2pm July 15, St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.


TEA Dance at the Winter Garden, Eastbourne (01323) 412000, 2pm-5pm July 16.

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, My Level Best, 11.5 miles with Murray Figgins 01323 430114. Meet at Pevensey Castle West Side, 10am July 17.

MID Sussex Ramblers walk, Ditchling Common Circular, 3.5 miles with Eric and Celia 01273 843715. Meet at Ditchling Common Country Park car park, 7.30pm July 17.

SUSSEX Military History Society Members’ Evening, 7.30pm for 8pm at the Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, A Favourite Walk to the Pub, 5.5 miles with Lucie Thornycroft 01825 840779. Meet at Chiddingly Village car park, 6.45pm July 18.

NEWHAVEN Gardening Society meeting at Age Concern Day Club, West Quay. Through the Seasons in a Sussex Woodland by Reg Lanaway, 7.30pm July 18. Non members welcome.

POLEGATE Ramblers, Leisurely Walk on South Downs Way, 2.5 miles with Josie 505507. 10.26am 13X Brighton bus from Eastbourne to Bullock Down Farm, July 18. On The Downs Again, 5 miles with Roger L 723268; or Lunch at Arlington Tea Garden, 9 miles with Margot 07879 987969. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, 9.30am July 18.

UCKFIELD Music Club in association with the Uckfield Festival, St Margaret’s Church, Buxted Park at 7.30pm. The Cavaleri Quartet, sponsored by the Countess of Munster Musical Trust, and Timothy Orpen, Clarinet, playing the great Mozart and Brahms Clarinet Quintets, and Haydn’s ‘Sunrise’ Quartet. Tickets on door £12, students £2. Contact: 01825 712553.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: The Universal, Addressability of Dumb Things curated by Mark Leckey, July 13-Oct 20.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Peter Waller Art Exhibition, Fri/Sat 10am-4pm, July 5-27.


The Green Tree Gallery. Borde Hill: Saturday 13 July - Saturday 17 August. ‘Figuratively Speaking’, the Gallery’s summer exhibition, featuring a variety of mediums from vibrant canvases to wire sulptures and papier mache.


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Incident – Rachael Plummer, Tues-Sun 11am-6pm or by appointment 07958 217 834, July 6-17.