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Former city mayor hails excellent Festival of Chichester programme

Supporters, friends and performers gathered at the Novium in Chichester to unveil the programme for this year’s Festival of Chichester which runs from June 16-July 15: more than  200 events combining a brilliant programme of classical music with the best in jazz, blues, folk, rock, pop, theatre, walks and talks.

Arts
Nicola Hancock, Chichester Art Trail chairman

Ten things coming up in the Chichester area

Things you won't want to miss
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Amber Kelly and Matthew Collins - Meet Me In St Louis - image by www.cherryredphotography.co.uk  (Custom)

Ten things coming up in the Worthing area

Things you mustn't miss
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Saxon Sussex

Saxon Sussex Weekend in Worthing

Worthing Museum will be hosting its second Saxon Sussex Weekend on April 27-28, following the popularity of the previous event last year.
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ROSEMARY HAGEDORN

Arundel's Civil War mysteries explored

The first in-depth look at the Arundel Campaign looks at one of the forgotten episodes of the English Civil War.
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Ian McKellen      Photo by Sarah Dunn

Chichester's Lear with Ian McKellen to get cinema screening

NT Live will broadcast the Chichester Festival Theatre production of King Lear with Ian McKellen live from the West End to cinemas nationwide and internationally on September 27.

Theatre and Comedy
STEYNING FESTIVAL 2018 - Barry Cryer and Colin Sell

Steyning Festival tickets go on sale

Public booking has now opened for this year’s Steyning Festival.

Arts
Simon Gray

Wonderland show explores Hollywood characters

Music Theatre 2000 offer Lights, Camera… Wonderland! as a sequel to their highly-successful productions of Wonderland (2013), Return 2 Wonderland (2015) and Once Upon a Wonderland (2016).

Music
Mandy Pannett

Poet Mandy Pannett in Chichester

Poet Mandy Pannett is the guest at Chichester’s New Park Centre for the latest Open Mic Poetry session on Wednesday, May 2.

Arts
The Winslow Boy

The Winslow Boy in Brighton

Audiences are loving it, says Tessa Peake-Jones. They come expecting one thing, which they get. But they also get something else.

Theatre and Comedy
Amber Kelly and Matthew Collins - Meet Me In St Louis. Image by www.cherryredphotography.co.uk

Worthing Musical Comedy Society will meet us in St Louis!

Worthing Musical Comedy Society are promising something fresh and vibrant with their production of Meet Me in St Louis in Worthing’s Connaught Theatre from May 1-5.

Music
Richard

2016 Britain’s Got Talent winner Richard Jones in Worthing

Magician and 2016 Britain’s Got Talent winner Richard Jones sees his future in the army for quite some time yet.

Theatre and Comedy
Celebrating the launch of this year's Festival of Chichester. Pic by Jake Barlow.

Festival of Chichester will be most exciting yet

By Phil Hewitt, Festival of Chichester chairman

Arts
Victoria Farley

Victoria's very own Worthing theatre school

West End performer and teacher Victoria Farley showcases her students in a ten-minute Annie medley at a big charity concert night at the Pavilion Theatre, Worthing.
Music
Maggie McCarthy as Mrs Grose with Carli Norris as the governess in Turn of the Screw

REVIEW: Turn of the Screw, Connaught Theatre, Worthing

Henry James’s famous ghost story Turn of the Screw has been given a new twist in Tim Luscombe’s stage adaptation for four actors.

Theatre and Comedy
Rufus Hound opens the CFT summer season

Ten things coming up in the Chichester area

You won't want to miss...
Music
Gangsta Granny

Ten things coming up in the Worthing area

You won't want to miss....
Arts
Titanic The Musical

REVIEW: Titanic The Musical, Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, until April 21

If you can’t help wondering whether there is something slightly inappropriate about adding the words “The Musical” to the word “Titanic”, this monumental Mayflower co-production offers the perfect riposte.

Theatre and Comedy
undisciplined: Candoco Dance Company - Face In by Yasmeen Godder. Photography by Hugo Glendinning.

New dance festival in Brighton

South East Dance is to host Undisciplined, Brighton’s new micro-festival celebrating experimental and thought-provoking contemporary performance across the city from April 18-20.

Theatre and Comedy
David Baddiel

David Baddiel plays Worthing

Following a sold-out run at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory and two critically-acclaimed West End runs, David Baddiel takes his Olivier-nominated one-man show to theatres nationwide, including the Pavilion Theatre, Worthing on Thursday, April 26.

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