What’s on - May 9 2014


BEXHILL: De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Jon Richardson, May 11.

BRIGHTON: Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, May 9-13; Patrick Monahan: Cake Charmer, 8pm May 14, 9pm May 15; Terry Garoghan: The Man in Slacks, 1pm May 11/18/26.

CRAWLEY: The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Mark Grist, Rogue Teacher, 7.45pm May 15.


BRIGHTON: All Saints Church (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Will Gregory Moog Ensemble, 9pm May 15.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Hauschka, Piano-Automat Trio, 8pm May 13.

Royal Pavilion Music room (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Birtwistle at 80, Orpheus Britannicus, 8pm May 11. (sir Harrison Birtwistle in conversation with Gavin Henderson, 7pm May 11).

St Bartholomew’s Church, Ann Street (01273)709709: Fringe Event: Candlelit Classics – Rutter’s Requiem, 9pm May 10; Fairwell The Trumpet, 7.30pm May 14. Tickets from 01273 917272. Organ Recital, Andrew Beaizley, 1.10pm May 13. Retiring collection.

St George’s Church (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Mozart Exsultate, Jubilate, 7.30pm May 9.

KINGSTON: St Pancras Church, The Street (01273) 474303: Florin Ensemble, Concert of Chamber Music with flute, 7pm May 10.

LEWES: Town Hall: The Everyman Ensemble, The Sword of Freedom, choral music, 7.30pm May 12. Free event.

SEAFORD: ST Leonard’s Church: Seaford Choral Society concert, Dvorak’s Stabat Mater, 7.30pm May 10.


BRIGHTON: Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: Elvis Presley on Stage, May 10.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Fringe Events: Selkie, 5pm May 11; The Handsome Family, 8pm May 12; Terry Reid, 7.30pm May 12; Orkestra Del Sol, 8pm May 14; Africa Unite, 7.30pm May 15.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Quartet, 9pm May 12/13; Hush Hush presents, 7.30pm May 14.

The Old Market, Upper Market Street (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: If You Knew Her, Zara McFarlaine, 8pm May 11.

EASTBOURNE: Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Jazz Night, Andy Panayi Quartet, 8pm May 9; Wednesday Gray at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon May 10; a Night of Swing with Tom Fitzpatrick, 8pm May 10.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: John Mann Music Show, 2.30pm May 15.

EAST GRINSTEAD: Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: The Reflections in Concert, 7.30pm May 15.

LEWES: Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Mangoseed + DJ, 8pm May 9; Case Hardin and Jess Morgan, May 10; Charlie Tipler, 3pm May 11.

SEAFORD: British Legion Club, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Singers and Musicians Night, 7.45pm May 9.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS: Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Jools Holland and His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, 7.30pm May 9; Robert Cray Band,

7.30pm May13.


BRIGHTON: Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: Premier League Darts, May 15.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Made in China, Gym Party,

8.30pm May 11; Apocalyptic Circus, Push Me, Pull You, 6pm My 12; Still House, Ours Was The Fen Country, 9pm May 12; Sleepdogs, The Bullet and the Bass Trombone, 8pm May 13; Talk to the Demon, 8pm May 13/14; Long Live the Little Knife, 8.30pm May 14/15; Brian Lobel, Mourning Glory, May 14-18; Like Rabbits, 8pm May 15; David McCandless, Information is Beautiful, 8pm May 15.

Brighton Seafront: Fringe Event: Acrojou, Frantic, 1.15pm/4.30pm/5.30pm May 10.

Brighton Unitarian Church (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Action Hero, Slap Talk, noon-5pm May 12. (Interactive, 12yrs plus).

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Fringe Events: Mitchell and Nixon’s The Opinion Makers, 8pm May 11; The Big Bite-Size Late Breakfast, 11am/12.30pm May 11; Twins, 7pm May 12; Have A Word, 7.45pm May 13; Nights at the Music Hall, 10PM May 15.

Pavilion Gardens (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: The Legend of Harmba, 2pm/5pm May 11.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Fringe Event: Catch-22, 7.30pm May 13-17 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).

The Old Market (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: In Good Company 2014, 7.30pm May 14.

CRAWLEY: The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Two Ghost Stories, 7.45pm May 13; Peter Pan on Ice, May 14-17.

EASTBOURNE: The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: The Simon and Garfunkel Story, 7.30pm May 10.

LEWES: Harveys Depot (01273) 709709: Fringe Event: Down by The Greenwood Side, 9.30pm May 9, 5pm/9.30pm May 10, 3pm May 11.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS: Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: RTWCS – An Evening at the Opera, 7.30pm May 10; Hear the People Sing, 7.30pm May 11; Grumpy Old Women, 8pm May 15.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Wuthering Heights, 7.30pm May 9; Wind in the Willows, 5yrs plus, 2.30pm May 11; Blood Wedding, 8pm May 15.


LEWES: Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: A Creation Story, Barbara Walters, 10.30am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun, May 10-25.


Drill Hall, Denne Road, Horsham, West Sussex RH12 1JF: Association of Sussex Artists Paintings, Sculpture & Pottery 14 - 23 AUGUST 2014 10.30am to 5.00 pm including Sunday Closes Saturday 23rd at 3.30 pm Admission Free


Charleston Festival

Where books, ideas and creativity bloom

Fri 16 May - Mon 26 May

Join us to celebrate the 25th Anniversary Charleston Festival: an extravaganza of literature, ideas, art, drama and debate. Topics range from the classics to work in progress, from science to fashion. Speakers include Jung Chang; Ian McEwan; Carol Ann Duffy; Richard Dawkins; David Hare; Robert Harris; Alan Bennett; Nicholas Hytner; Tim Winton; Karl Ove Knausgaard; Lorrie Moore; Michael Morpurgo; Grayson Perry; Paul Muldoon; Helen Garner and Paul Mason.


for brochures call 01323 811 626

Shuttle bus from Lewes Station