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South Coast Jazz Festival set to sparkle in Shoreham

World-class jazz acts will appear at The Ropetackle, Shoreham for the fourth South Coast Jazz Festival.

Music
Christopher Horlock

Shocking hidden history of Sussex explored

The old county of Sussex is one of the most beautiful in England, but beneath its rural idyll lies a history that is surprising and often shocking...

Arts
Michael

Michael Collins appears with The Brighton Phil

The Brighton Phil’s first concert of the New Year will be at the Brighton Dome on Sunday, January 28.

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Geoffrey Winch

Sussex poet Geoffrey Winch in Chichester

Sussex poet Geoffrey Winch will kick off the 2018 Open Mic Poetry season at Chichester’s New Park Centre on Wednesday, January 31 at 7.30pm. Organiser Barry Smith said: “We have a fantastic line-up of visiting poets for 2018 with lots of treats in store, but it’s great to kick off the season with one of our regular contributors.

Arts
Don Noble

Don gets ready for new artistic directions

Billingshurst artist Don Noble is promising a mixed exhibition at Chichester’s Oxmarket Gallery from January 29-February 11.

Arts
rehearsals

Opera will commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day in Chichester

Chichester will build on its impressive record of Holocaust Day commemoration with a staging of PUSH – A Holocaust Opera in Chichester Cathedral on Saturday, January 27 at 7.30pm. The event was a sell-out within 48 hours of going on sale.

Theatre and Comedy
Reginald D. Hunter

Worthing date for comedian Reginald D Hunter’s UK tour

Due to popular demand, Reginald D Hunter has extended his critically acclaimed UK Tour of Some People Vs Reginald D. Hunter, which comes to Worthing’s Connaught Theatre on Saturday March 3.

Theatre and Comedy
Comedian Tim Vine hosts Indigofest 2018 at The Capitol, Horsham

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: Friday to Thursday, January 19-25

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex

Theatre and Comedy
Tabitha Harding-Chestney, Graeme Muncer and Charlotte Loftus star in Sherlock Holmes  The Pantomime

Sherlock investigates some strange events in Barns Green Players’ latest panto

Sherlock Holmes gets the panto treatment from the Barns Green Players.

Theatre and Comedy
Dave Adams (Dad), Debbie Stevens (Mum), Amy Tester (Beauty), Jane OSullivan (Kevin), and Rebecca Andrews (Rose)

Horsham’s Trinity Church Players present their take on a tale as old as time

Beauty and the Beast is this year’s pantomime from Horsham’s Trinity Church Players.

Theatre and Comedy
The 2017 community orchestra. Picture by Alison Willows

Musicians of all ages and abilities wanted for community orchestra

Classical music group Ensemble Reza are excited to be running their Community Orchestra for a third year.

Music
Robert Eggleston

Traditional music shows to say farewell to Martlets Hall in Burgess Hill

The Martlets Hall has been part of Burgess Hill’s live arts scene since the 1970s but it is closing in June to make way for a town centre revamp.

Music
Eleanor Tiernan

Laugh away the January Blues with Barnstormers Comedy at The Capitol, Horsham

Barnstormers Comedy is back at The Capitol for a January Blues busting night of stand-up.

Theatre and Comedy
Ariel Othellos student Becky Tyler. Picture by Stephen Candy Photography

Ariel Drama Academies aim to build on their 2017 successes

Ariel Drama Academies are looking with optimism to 2018 after exciting times and successes last year.

Theatre and Comedy
Dames David Abbott and Don Stewart cast a spell. Picture by Phil Dennett

Burgess Hill Theatre Club presents a lively, witty and colourful panto

Cinderella, Burgess Hill Theatre Club, Martlets Hall, until January 27

Theatre and Comedy
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Hawth at Crawley announces prestigious link up with world-famous orchestra

The Hawth Theatre, Crawley, has become one of only seven Principal Residencies for the world renowned Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO).

News
Rihanoff & Maloney

Kristina Rihanoff and Christopher Maloney team up in Worthing

Good friends Kristina Rihanoff and Christopher Maloney deliver a new musical spectacular on a tour which brings them to the Pavilion Theatre, Worthing on January 26.

Music
Ed Goodale

Ed Goodale assembles his new band

Ed Goodale will be in concert on Friday, January 19 at Langham Brewery in Lodsworth (GU28 9BU).

Music
Organisers Marilyn and Freddie Humphrey

Strong line-up for Chichester's Talks at Six series

Chichester’s popular Talks at Six series is looking forward to a busy 2018 with almost the whole year already booked up. The talks are on Thursdays from 6pm-7pm in the Studio at the New Park Centre, Chichester.

Theatre and Comedy
Jo Sercombe

Singing day with Jo

Helen Bradley and Jo Sercombe are organising a singing day to be held in North Mundham Village Hall on Saturday, February 3 from 10am-4pm.

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