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REVIEW: Breakfast at Tiffany’s (Theatre Royal, Brighton, until Saturday, October 29)

When the cat in a play upstages the actors by doing next to nothing, you can safely claim that your visit to the theatre has been a big disappointment - unless you are a confirmed ailurophile with little thespian interest.

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Printers Playhouse SUS-161025-134333001

Popular Eastbourne theatre and music venue to re-open this week

Eastbourne’s Printers Playhouse is to re-open in a new venue this weekend.

Chorus Line rehearsals at Eastbourne College

All the passion of A Chorus Line at Eastbourne College

Rehearsals are in full swing for Eastbourne College’s musical A Chorus Line, which takes to the stage in the Birley Centre from December 6-10.

Frankenstein at the Devonshire Park Theatre

Taut and gripping thriller is a new take on a gothic horror

Marking the bicentenary of its creation, gothic horror Frankenstein is reimagined on the Devonshire Park Theatre stage from November 17-19.

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Life is so good for ventriloquist Steve

This been a busy year for Eastbourne ventriloquist Steve Hewlett with a new baby daughter, more puppets and fresh opportunities in the entertainment business.

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YEODS in Fiddler On The Roof Jnr

A great story told in a new way by YEODS this half-term

Fiddler On The Roof JR is an amateur student version of the musical Fiddler on the Roof which features music by Jerry Bock, a book by Joseph Stein and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and is based on Sholem Aleichem’s stories by special permission of Arnold Per.

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Vintage radio comedy at the Royal Hippdrome Theatre

Nostalgia and laughs at Royal Hippdrome

Round The Horne was one of the biggest BBC radio series of the 1960’s regularly attracting 15 million listeners to hear the comedic exploits of Kenneth Horne, Betty Marsden, Hugh Paddick, Bill Pertwee and Kenneth Williams.

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Special show dedicated to a dear friend

A special charity event in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support will be an evening of Music, Magic, Song and Comedy.

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Seaford Little Theatre present Funny Money

Funny Money at Seaford Little Theatre

Ticket are now on sale for Seaford Little Theatre’s autumn production of Funny Money, a comedy hit of the 1990s by Ray Cooney.

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David Walliams with The First Hippo On The Moon SUS-160426-135925001

World premiere for a new children’s classic story adapted for the stage

The First Hippo On The Moon will receive its world premiere in Eastbourne this Christmas.

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Keep Dancing star Anya SUS-161018-105518001

Strictly stars and amazing talent in Keep Dancing

It’s all about Strictly Come Dancing right now - the sequins, smiles and fake tans - and the Congress Theatre is celebrating the phenomena by presenting ballroom dance sensation Keep Dancing.

Stephanie Beacham in A Princess Undone SUS-161110-142059001

Playing a princess who struggled to do the right thing for royal family

Actress Stephanie Beacham takes on the role of a lifetime at the Devonshire Park Theatre stage this November in A Princess Undone.

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Three In A Triangle SUS-161010-153516001

Tender but truthful tale of love and family relationships

A brand new play which previously debuted in London is on its way to Eastbourne.

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Dead Sheep looks at the Margaret Thatcher era SUS-161210-124933001

Political crisis and conflict is aptly revisited

Acclaimed new play Dead Sheep by Jonathan Maitland heads to the Devonshire Park Theatre for performances from November 8-12.

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Exciting and fun take on Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet will be performed tomorrow evening (October 15) at the Under Ground Theatre in Grove Road from 7.30pm.

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Young performers in Fiddler On The Roof

Rehearsals are stepping up as the opening of Fiddler On The Roof Jnr performed by YEODS looms closer.

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Annie at the Royal Hippodrome Theatre this half-term

Annie will charm you this half -term hols

Popular musical Annie is being staged by The Royal Hippodrome Community Theatre Company from October 26-30.

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Jo Neary at Screaming Blue comedy club in Eastbourne's Winter Gardens

Autumn laughter

Screaming Blue Comedy Club returns to the Winter Garden on Friday October 28 at 8pm.

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Josh Widdicombe brings tour to Eastbourne's Congress Theatre

How comedian Josh has found a way to succeed

So did a degree in linguistics prepare comedian Josh Widdicombe for a lifetime playing with language on stage?

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