What’s on - November 7 2014



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: David Baddiel – Fame Not The Musical, 8pm Nov 7.


Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Bogan Bingo, 7.30pm Nov 7; Krater Comedy Club, Nov 7-9; The Maydays: Confessions, 8pm Nov 8; Charity Chuckle, 8pm Nov 11; Laugh Out Loud: A Red Carpet Affair, 7pm Nov 12; The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-in, 8pm Nov 13.

Upstairs at Three and Ten, 10 Steine Street 07800983290: Defying Gravity, 8pm Nov 7; Just You, Me and The Mountain…Goat, 8pm Nov 8; Odd Shaped Balls, 7.30pm Nov 12/13/15.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Crompton’s Mule at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon Nov 8.


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Comedy at the Con, 8pm Nov 13 with Suzy Wilde, Ian Moore, Jared Christmas and MC Neil Masters. Tickets from wegottickets.com, Union Music or on the door.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: Frank Skinner: Man in a Suit, 7.30pm Nov 9; Jim Davidson – No Further Action, 7.30pm Nov 11.



Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: John Wilson and The John Wilson Orchestra, 7.30pm Nov 10.


St. Andrew’s Church, Junction Road (01444 232067, www.bhso.org.uk): The Burgess Hill Symphony Orchestra. Tickets £11 (phone) or £13 on the door), 7.30pm, Nov 15.


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Concert Pianist, Irina Lyakhovskaya, 2.45pm Nov 9.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Secondary Schools Prom Concert, 7pm Nov 10.


Haywards Heath Methodist Church, Perrymount Road: Ensemble Reza. Free lunchtime concert from 1-2pm, Nov 11. Viola player Anna Cooper will be joined by friends from the Myriad Ensemble for a programme of piano, flute and violin/viola music.


Lewes Town Hall: Lewes Rotary Club Schools’ Concert, Nov 13.


St Leonard’s Church, Church Street (01323 894216): Lunchtime concert by Chelys Sonora, Historical Flute and Baroque Lute, Nov 8, 1pm. The theme of the concert will be a musical journey around the Berlin court of Frederick the Great. Free admission with a retiring collection, 1 hour.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: RTWCS – Elgar, The Dream of Gerontius, 3pm Nov 9.


Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road 01903 206206: WSO – Remembrance Sunday, 2.45pm Nov 9.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Two More Views, 2pm Nov 8 (free entry but please book).


Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Brushstrokes Art Exhibition, Fri/Sat 10am-4pm Nov 7-29.


The Capitol (01403 750220):

Stitching together spun yarns. In 2014 we have been remembering the loss and hardship suffered by many women in the First World War, and other wars. Generations of working class women have worked together to survive; encouraging, comforting, and supporting each other. ‘Stitch’, an art and jewellery exhibition, is a modern day collaboration, between Karen Lang and Lunella Russell. It sews together women’s stories and seeks inspiration from traditional crafts. October 6 to November 7.

Horsham Museum, Causeway (01403 254959): Horsham Quilters are presenting an exhibition, Nov 3 to 29, 10am to 5 pm, Monday to Saturday. Quilts (display changed every week) and quilted items, all produced by members. Place a vote in the competition and meet some of the members who may be stewarding.



De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Justin Currie, 7pm Nov 8; The Delines, 8pm Nov 9.


Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: Asking Alexandria, 6pm Nov 9.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: The Kooks, 7pm Nov 7; Passenger, 7pm Nov 8/9; Simply Dylan, 7pm Nov 11; Gregory Porter, 7.30pm Nov 12; Elaine Paige – 50th Anniversary Farewell Tour, 7pm Nov 13.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Too Darn Soulful, 11pm Nov 7; Kotu Dance Party, 11pm Nov 7; Synthology, 11pm Nov 8; The Lovely Brothers, 8pm Nov 9; Loveable Rogues, 7.30pm Nov 11; The Lost Brothers, 7.30pm Nov 13.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: yourgardenday, 7.30pm Nov 7; Sugarkicks, 10pm Nov 7; Dead Belgian, 8pm Nov 9; Stark, 7.30pm Nov 12; Catalyst Club, 8pm Nov 13.

Shooshh, 214 Kings Road Arches: Runway, 10.30pm Nov 7; Glam, 10pm Nov 8; La Bamba, 10.30pm Nov 11, Azuri, 10pm Nov 13.


The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: Sherry Babys, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons Tribute, 8pm Nov 7.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: Jazz Night with the Gill Cook Quartet, 8pm Nov 7.


Hailsham Pavilion (01323) 841414: The Dylan Project, 7.30pm Nov 9.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: The Mods, 7.30pm Nov 7; Motown’s Greatest Hits – How Sweet It Is, 7.30pm Nov 8.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Foster & Allen, 7.30pm, £20, Nov 6; Pipe And Tabor: Quiet In The Room, 7.15pm, £15, Nov 7; Abba Reunion, 8pm, £19.50, Nov 7; Frigg, 7.30pm, Nov 19, £17.50; Rat Pack Live, 7.30pm, £22.50, Nov 20; Jive Talkin’, Bee Gees tribute, 7.45pm, £19, Nov 21; Joe Brown, 7.30pm, £25, Nov 26; Hello Again – A Tribute To Neil Diamond, 7.30pm, £16.50, Nov 27; One Night Of Elvis, 7.30pm, £21, Nov 29.

The Coot, Cootes Avenue (01403 255996): The Fusion Brothers, Nov 29 at 8:30pm


Con Club, 139 High Street (01273) 473076: Thee Sherbert Peardrop Explosion and The Binmen, Nov 7; Saturday Night Union with Rob Heron and The Teapad Orchestra, Nov 8; Stupid Fonts, 3pm Nov 9.

Elephant & Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club – Carolyn Robson and Moira Craig Vocal Harmony Workshop, 10.45am Nov 8 plus evening performance.


British Legion Club, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Saunders/Simmons, 8pm Nov 7.


The Ravenswood, Horsted Lane (01342 810216): South Coast Big Band. Come and enjoy the fabulous music created by this exciting 17-piece band led by trombonist Duncan J. Reeks. You will have the pleasure of listening to the cream of jazz musicians from the South Coast and surrounding areas. Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Thad Jones, Rob McConnell, Buddy Rich, Tom Kubis and NYJO as well as some original compositions by members of the band. 8pm to 10.30pm in the Old Baronial Hall. Nov 6 and every first Thursday of the following months. Call The Ravenswood between 9am and 5pm or Duncan J. Reeks on 07721 184031.


Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613: UB40, 7.30pm Nov 12.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Letz Zep, Nov 7; Breakfast at Trinity’s, Nov 8; A Solitary Man: The Songs of Neil Diamond, Nov 13.


Connaught Theatre, Union Place 01903 206206: Hot Club of Cowtown, 7.30pm Nov 9; Ian Siegal and Jimbo Mathus, 7.30pm Nov 11.

Pavilion Theatre 01903 206206: Stacey Kent, 7.30pm Nov 8.



Brighton Centre 0844 8471515: WWE Live! 6.30pm Nov 11.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Emily Brown and The Thing, 11.30am/2.30pm Nov 9; Yerma, 7.30pm Nov 12.

Theatre Royal 0844 871 7650: Our Country’s Good, 7.45pm Nov 11-15 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm).


The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Champions of Magic, 7.30pm Nov 8; Calamity Jane, 7.30pm Nov 11-15 (Thurs/Sat mat 2.30pm), Dead Leaves, 7.30pm Nov 11.


Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Paul Hollywood, Get Your Bake On! 8pm Nov 10.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: The Small Hand, 7.45pm Nov 10-15 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

The Royal Hippodrome (01323) 412000: A Memorial Music Hall, 2.30pm/7.30pm Nov 8.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: The Taming of The Shrew, 3.30pm/7.30pm Nov 8; Open Stage Night, 7.30pm Nov 13.


White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Festival of Remembrance, 7pm Nov 9; Circus of Horrors, 7.30pm Nov 11.


The Capitol (01403 750220): Swan Lake, 2.30pm and 7.30pm, £18.50, Nov 8; Grounded, 8pm, £11, Nov 10; Hello Dolly! (Horsham Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society ), £15 to £17, 7.30pm (2.30pm Saturday matinee), Nov 11 to 15; Dead Leaves, 7.30pm, £10, Nov 15; The Rats & The Patient (Agatha Christie), £12, 8pm, Nov 20 to 22.


The Woodlands Centre, Woodlands Avenue: Rustington Players present The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelan. To commemorate the centenary of the start of World War One. November 12 to 15 at 7.45pm. Bar from 7.15pm. Tickets £9. Call the box office on 01903 715153.


Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan, Nov 8; Just So Stories, Nov 9.


Connaught Theatre, Union Place 01903 206206: The Queen’s Knickers, 2pm/4pm Nov 9; The Trench, 7.30pm Nov 13-15 (Sat mat 2pm).

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LEWES Riverside Club, Origins of Jazz by Peter Wilson, 2pm Nov 7 at St Thomas’ Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.

LEWES Archaeological Group talk, 1914 Archaeology and Memory around Ploegstreert, Belgium by Martin Brown. A talk on the Great War, focusing on Belgium’s archaeological remains and research into legends of local inhabitants at the Lecture Room, Lewes Town Hall, 7.30pm Nov 7. £3 members, £4 non-members, under 18s free tickets on door.


MID Sussex Ramblers, Chattri and Windmills, 8.5 miles with Alison G 01273 833794. Meet at Jack and Jill Windmills car park, Mill Lane off Clayton Hill, 10am Nov 8.

OYSTER Charity Craft Fair, hand-made goods from a variety of craftspeople at Westgate Chapel, Lewes, 10am-4pm Nov 8. The Chapel Café will be open during the craft fair.

PLUMPTON Green: Jumble sale, 2pm. Village Hall in aid of Flower Club. Tombola, books, teas.

POP-UP Vintage Fair at Lewes Town Hall, 10.30am-4pm Nov 8. Over 60 stalls selling vintage home wares, gifts, fabrics, clothes, jewellery, painted furniture and more. Tearoom and Live Jazz. £1.

SOUTH Street Bonfire Society are holding a Table Top Sale 9.30am till 12.30pm, Nov 8, at Cliffe Church Hall, Lewes. Tables available Contact Tina on 01273 478479 Cost £8..

ST Anne’s Church Christmas Fair, 10am-1pm Nov 8 at St Mary’s Church Hall, Highdown Road, Lewes.

TALK: Barbara Hepworth, Her Life and Legacy by Giglia Sprigge at Paddock Art Studios, Lewes 3pm-4pm Nov 8. £4 (free for LADVAA members). Tickets on the door.


LEWES Footpaths Group, Blackboys, 5.5 miles with Roy 01273 477740. Meet at North Street car park, Lewes, 9.30am Nov 9.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Remembrance Day Walk, Ashdown Forest, 6 miles with Tony 01444 483053. Meet at Millbrook East car park, 9.30am Nov 9.

SEAFORD Quakers will be gathered in the Seaford Peace Garden to hold a silent vigil for peace, noon-12.30pm on Nov 9. All welcome.

SUSSEX Pathfinders walk, Uckfield, 10 miles undulating. Meet at northern end of Uckfield free car park, 10am Nov 9.


LEWES History Group talk, The Social Impact of the Great War – Never Such Innocence Again? by Lucy Noakes at the Kings Church building, Lewes, 7pm for 7.30pm Nov 10.

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, Resorting to the Coast by Geoffrey Mead, 7.30pm Nov 10 at the Luxford Day Centre, Uckfield.


LEWES Town Hall Indoor Market, Nov 11 at the Town Hall.

MID Sussex Ramblers, Firle Beacon Circular, 7.5 miles with Yvonne 01444 487438. Meet at Firle Beacon car park on top of the Downs, 10.30am Nov 11.

SEAFORD Lecture and Literary Club, More Yarns from the Ditty Box by Roger Paine, 7.30pm Nov 11 at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Seaford. Further details on 01323 899932.


BEACHY Head Ramblers, WW1 Remembrance Walk, 12 miles with Geoff F. Meet at Alfriston long stay car park, 9.45am Nov 12.

TEA Dance at White Rock Theatre, Hastings (01424) 462288, 2pm Nov 12.

TEA Dance at the Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road, Worthing 01903 206206, 2pm-4.30pm Nov 12.

SEAFORD District Stamp Club, Chairman Roy Ferguson entertains, 7.15pm for 7.30pm Nov 12 at Crossway Church Hall, Steyne Road, Seaford. All stamp collectors welcome. Telephone 01323 890699 seafordstampclub.co.uk

SUSSEX Family History Group meeting, Introduction to Manorial Records by Chris Whittick, 7.30pm Nov 12 at the Ventnor Hall, Blatchington Road, Hove.

UCKFIELD and Lewes Decorative and Fine Arts Society meet at 2.30pm on November 12 at Uckfield Civic Centre for a talk, Jewellery as an Art Form by Joanna Hardy. New members and guests welcome.


LEWES National Trust Centre Talk, Lewes Through Time by Bob Cairns using items from his substantial collection of postcards and pictures at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes 7.30pm Nov 13. £4/£2.

POLEGATE Ramblers, Leisurely walk, Markly Wood Lakes, Heathfield, 3 miles with Sue and Derek 482441. No 51 bus at medical Centre, 9.47am to Cross in Hand Nov 6. The Hellingly Walk, 5 miles with Brenda and pat 470114; or, Coffee with Jack and Jill, 10 miles with Aled 484732. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, 9.30am Nov 6.

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