What’s on - June 27 2014



Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club June 27-29/July 3; Dan Clark: Work in Progress, 8.30pm June 27; Funny Women Brighton Nights, 8pm June 28; Eric Lampaert: Testiculating (Waving Your Arms Around Talking B*ll*cks), 7pm June 30; Suzi Ruffell – Edinburgh Preview, 8.30pm June 30; Short & Curly: Who Dunnit? 7pm July 1; Tom Toal in Prequel, 8.30pm July 1; Henry Parker: Unpacked, 7pm July 2; Romesh Ranganathan – Edinburgh Preview, 8.30pm July 2.


Birch Hotel: Danny’s Comedy Club, Friday, June 27, Doors open at 7.30pm with curtain up at 8.30pm, www.dannyscomedyclub.com, www.youtube.com/user/dannyscomedyclubcom.


Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Gary Delaney: Purist, 8pm June 27.



The Capitol, North Street (01403 750220): Let’s Hang On, 7.30pm, June 27; Horsham Symphony Orchestra, 7.30pm, June 28; Unforgettable, 7.30pm, July 12; No Jacket Required (Phil Collins tribute), 8pm, July 19; Voice From The Coal Shed, 7.30pm, July 26; Purple Zeppelin, 7.30pm, August 2.



Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: Once in a Lifetime, June 28.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: John Grant, 7pm June 27; Herbie Flowers’ Jazz Breakfast, 11am June 29.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Mod for It, 11pm June 28; Bella Spinks, 8pm June 29; Pete Fij/Terry Bickers, 8pm July 3.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Halo Project, 8.30pm June 27; Wakey Wakey, 7.30pm July 2.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Crawley Folk and Beer Festival June 27-29; Jerry Harmon, 7.45pm June 27; Roy Bailey and Robb Johnson, 7.45pm June 28; Keith Potger, 7.45pm June 30.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Cornflower Blue at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon June 28.


Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Elkie Brooks – Live in Concert, 7.30pm June 26.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: The Doctors, June 27; Last Century String Band, June 29.

Elephant & Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club – Martyn Wyndham-Read, June 28.


Newhaven Fort (01273) 517622: Armed Forces Jazz Night, a fun evening of 1940s music and dance, June 28.


British Legion Club, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Carole Palmer and Maria Barham, 7.45pm June 27. Closed until September 12.


Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Local and Live Session, 8pm June 28.


The Sussex Oak Pub: Live Jazz with Andy Walker and Friends. Starts 8pm. Takes place on the last Thursday of every month. Contact: Rex Walker, 01403 791052.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Annie Get Your Gun, 7.30pm June 25-28 (Sat mat 2.30pm).


Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: The Little Mermaid, 3pm June 29; Credible Likeable Superstar Role Model, 8pm July 3.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Dawn French, Thirty Million Minutes, 7.30pm June 23-28.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Under Milk Wood, 7.45pm June 30-July 5 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm); Sing-a-Long-a-Grease, 7.30pm June 29.


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Avenue Q, June 26-28; Turn up the Music, 7pm July 2/3; Andrew Dee – Spirit Medium, 7.30pm July 3.


Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: The Play That Goes Wrong, 7.45pm June 30-July 5 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: RAPA showcase, The Ratton Academy of Performing Art and the Trapdoor Stage School, 1pm/5pm June 28.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: The Time Machine, 7.30pm June 27, 2.30pm June 28; Free presentation from science fiction author Gwyneth Jones/Ann Halam. H G Wells and The Time Machine, 1pm June 28.


Glyndebourne (01273) 812321: Der Rosenkavalier, 3.20pm June 22, 4.35pm June 26; Don Giovanni, 5.10pm June 27; La finta giardiniera, 5.05pm June 28/July 2; Eugene Onegin, 3.50pm June 29 Der Rosenkavalier, 4.35pm July 3.


The Capitol (01403 750220): The Rivals, June 25 to 28; A Murder Is Announced, June 30 to July 2; Simply Dance, July 4-5; Rising Damp, July 7-9; JN Theatre Group Seniors Show, 7pm, July 12; Alice In Wonderland, 2pm and 5.30pm, July 13; Dramaworks Showcase, July 14 and 15; The Piper, July 16 and 17; The Sooty Show, 11am and 2.30pm, July 20; Hairspray, August 8-9.


The Players Theatre: STAB Productions, a new independent theatre company, presents Two by Jim Cartwright and The Donahue Sisters by Geraldine Aron, July 26, 8pm. Tickets are £8 from www.stabproductions.co.uk or 01273 936808.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: An Audience with Pam Ayres, 5pm June 29; Evita, 7.30pm June 30-July 5 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).


LEWES Riverside Club, The Golden Age Singers, 2pm at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes, June 27.

British Heart Foundation Summer Beach Party, 8pm. Upstairs at the United Services Club, Wivelsfield Rd, Haywards Heath. Live band ‘The Gangsters’ playing ska, two- tone and rock n roll. Additional music from The Grapevine. Beachwear and summer wear of some form optional but preferable. All money raised will go to the British Heart Foundation. Tickets from The British Heart Foundation shop , Haywards Heath or £7.50 on the door. More info from BHF shop on 01444 459526. Come and have some fun and help raise.

Ballroom/Latin Dance Classes Friday evenings at the Village Centre,Trinity Road. Hurstpierpoint. Beginners 6.45-7.45. 2nd Level 7.45-8.45. Improvers 8.45-9.45. Enquiries: Star Dance School (Ray Smith), 01273 719500. Email starschool@talktalk.net.

WALK: 6pm. Geoffrey Mead will lead a walk from the West Quay to the sea. Explaining its history and evolution. Meet at the council car park behind Bickerstaff’s fish shop.

SUSSEX Pathfinders, Rodmell, 11 miles fairly level but climb to the downs. Meet at Rodmell car park, 10am June 27.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, 1066 Walk Day, Pevensey, 17 miles with Naomi and Pete. Meet at south east gate of Pevensey Castle, 9am June 28.

Ballroom Social Dance at Croft Hall, Burgess Hill School for Girls, Burgess Hill. £5 per person on door. Includes cakes, biscuits, tea, coffee. Ballroom, Latin, Jive and Sequence. 8pm. Doors open 7.45pm. New dancers always welcome. Large Hall with sprung floor, beautiful music, ample on-site parking. Details 07767 411115, 01444 248926. Email strictlydancemagic@talktalk.net www.strictlydancemagic.co.uk

Summer Show & Plant Sale: 2pm to 4.30pm with Refreshments & Raffle at St Wilfrid’s Centenary Hall, St Wilfrid’s Way, Haywards Heath.

SUMMER Fair at Western Road Primary School, Southover High Street, Lewes, noon-3pm June 28.

PLUMPTON GREEN: Jumble Sale, 2pm. Village Hall in aid of Honeybees Preschool. Tombola, books, teas etc.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, 1066 Walk Day, Battle, 15 miles with Naomi and Pete. Meet at Battle Railway Station, 9.15am June 29.

BRIGHTON Twisted Market, noon June 29 at Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171. After party 6pm-2am.

Cream Tea Dance every Sunday from 2-4.30pm, Village Centre, Trinity Rd, Hurstpierpoint. £4.50.

GLORIOUSLY Vintage Market at All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes, from 10am June 29.

LEWES Footpaths Group, Burgess Hill, 6 miles with Wolfgang 470285. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am June 29.


WALK: Free, sociable, circular 5 mile HDC Health walk with a few stiles. No dogs. Meet 10am, car park, Black Horse, Nuthurst. 2¼ hours. Mike 01403 242564.


MID Sussex Ramblers, The Fair Weald of Sussex, 11 miles with Sue 01825 722135. Meet at Groombridge public car par beside the village hall, 10.30am July 1.

Ballroom/Latin Dance Classes .Tuesday nights Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning. Beginners 7.30-8.30, Improvers 8.30-9.30. Enquiries to Star Dance School (Ray Smith) 01273 719500, starschool@talktalk.net.

OPENING of the National Gardens Scheme at Driftwood, 4 Marine Drive, Bishopstone, 11am-5pm July 1.

TEA Dance at the Winter Garden, Eastbourne (01323) 412000, 2pm-5pm July 1.


MID Sussex Ramblers, Evening Nightlife Walk on Chailey Common, 2 miles with William 01444 831098. Meet at Kings Head pub 7.30pm or sports club’s car park by the A272 at 8.45pm July 2. Finish in dark, please bring torches.

Ballroom/Latin Dance Classes Weds eves at King Edward Hall, Lindfield. Beginners 7.30-8.30, Improvers 8.30-9.30. Enquiries to Star Dance School (Ray Smith),01273 719500, starschool@talktalk.net.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, A Beacon and Bo Peep. Now (Black) Cap That, 5.5 miles with Irenee H. Meet at Firle Beacon car park, 6.30pm July 3.



Drill Hall, Denne Road: Association of Sussex Artists. Paintings, Sculpture & Pottery. August 14 - 23. 10.30am to 5pm including Sunday. Closes Saturday, August 23, at 3.30pm. Admission Free.

Horsham Museum & Art Gallery: Horsham Women’ until July 6; High Days and Holidays,until November.

The Capitol (01403 750220): Double Exposure Photography Group, until June 30.


The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation Gallery, 7 Saba House, Kings Road, Shalford: Stuart Mallard’, noted Wildlife and Canine Artist, August 1- 29, Mon-Fri, 9-5pm, free. Browse and buy from this stunning selection of oils, pastels, watercolours and limited edition prints. All sales support endangered wildlife. For more see www.davidshepherd.org.


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Growing Old Absurd, John Mitchell, 10.30am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun, June 28-July 10.

St Anne’s Galleries, 111 High Street: Summer Show, annual summer exhibition, from 10am June 28-July 14.


King Edward Hall, High Street: The Adventurers’ Art Club annual exhibition, July 26 to August 3. Opening times Saturday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm; Sunday, August 3, 10am to 3.30pm. Admission 50pm.


Uckfield Civic Centre: Uckfield Art Trail Exhibition; Friday and Saturday July 18 and 19. Ninth annual weekend-long exhibition in the, showing the work of local artists, photographers, makers and crafters from the area. Free and open to the public with affordable art and crafts to buy. Friday, July 18: 3-9pm - Exhibition open to public, 7-9pm – Art Trail Launch Party. Saturday, July 19: 9am – 7pm – Exhibition open to public. Visit uckfieldarttrail.co.uk, follow www.facebook.com/uckfieldarttrail or Twitter @uckfieldartrail (one t).

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group Summer Exhibition Saturday, July 19, from 10am - 4pm. Paintings, drawings, photography, greeting cards, delicious refreshments, flower arranging. Free entry. Luxford Centre, Library way, main car park, Uckfield, East Sussex. TN22 1AR 01825 765021 www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk All welcome.