Eastbourne entertainment listings, Friday to Thursday, January 24-30

Concerts, stage shows, films, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs

Thursday, 23rd January 2020, 12:46 pm
The Story of Guitar Heroes

CINEMA

EASTBOURNE CINEWORLD AT THE BEACON

0330 333 4444

1917 (15): Fri-Thu 12.15, 3.00, 5.45, 7.00, 8.30.

Bad Boys For Life (15): Fri & Tue 12.20, 2.40, 5.30, 8.20; Sat, Sun, Mon & Thu 12.20, 3.10, 6.00, 7.40, 8.50; Wed 12.20, 3.10, 6.00, 8.50.

Bombshell (15): Sat, Mon, Wed & Thu 5.00; Sun 6.15; Tue 5.20.

Frozen II (U): Sat & Sun 10.00, 12.30.

Jumanji – The Next Level (12A): Fri, Mon, Tue, Wed & Thu 1.20, 4.10; Sat & Sun 10.30, 1.20, 4.10.

Little Women (U): Fri-Thu 1.10, 7.30.

Unlimited Screening – Parasite: South Korean, (15), Fri 8.00.

Star Wars – The Rise Of Skywalker (12A): Fri 1.40, 4.50; Sat 10.40, 1.50, 4.20; Sun 11.10, 4.20; Mon, Wed & Thu 1.50, 4.20; Tue 2.00, 4.20.

The Gentlemen (18): Fri & Tue 3.20, 6.20, 8.40; Sat 3.00, 6.10, 8.20; Sun 2.20, 5.00, 8.40; Mon, Wed & Thu 3.00, 6.20, 8.20.

The Grudge (tbc): Fri & Tue 12.00, 2.20, 6.10, 9.00; Sat 5.50, 9.00; Sun 6.20, 9.00; Mon, Wed & Thu 12.00, 2.20, 5.50, 9.00.

The Personal History Of David Copperfield (PG): Fri & Tue 12.00, 2.10, 5.00, 7.45; Sat & Sun 11.20, 2.10, 5.00, 7.45; Mon 11.30, 12.10, 2.10, 5.00, 7.45; Wed 12.10, 2.10, 5.00, 7.50; Thu 12.10, 2.10, 5.00, 7.45.

Movies For Juniors – Maleficent – Mistress Of Evil (PG): Sat & Sun 10.20.

Spies In Disguise (PG): Sat & Sun 10.40.

Movies For Juniors – The Addams Family (PG): Sat & Sun 10.00.

Bolshoi Ballet – Giselle (12A): Sun 3.00.

Unlimited Screening – Greed (15): Tue 8.00.

ROH Live: La Boheme (12A) Wed 7.45.

HAILSHAM PAVILION

01323 841414

Cats (PG): Mon & Tue 7.45; Wed & Thu 2.15.

ROH Live: La Boheme (12A) Wednesday 7.45.

ARTS

TOWNER ART GALLERY

townereastbourne.org.uk

UNTIL FEBRUARY 2020: David Nash – 200 Seasons. This exhibition is a major survey of Nash’s career from the late 1960s to the present day, exploring his unique contribution to British sculpture and the international Land Art movement.

UNTIL MAY 10: BRINK – Caroline Lucas curates the Towner Collection. Selecting from the Towner Collection, Caroline’s choices reflect her passions.

UNTIL SPRING 2021: Lothar Götz – Dance Diagonal, Gallery Exterior, free admission. Drawing on the gallery’s architecture, angles, curves and recesses, Götz has created his largest painting to date, a colourful piece that also marks the first time that an artist has been commissioned to create an artwork for Towner’s exterior at scale.

VENUES

CONGRESS THEATRE

01323 412000

Until JANUARY 28: Michael McIntyre – Big World Tour Continued – Warm Up Show, 8pm, £27.

JANUARY 26: Spirit of the Dance, 7.30pm, £20-£27. Irish Dance combines with the passionate Latino rhythms of Tango, Flamenco and Red-Hot Salsa.

DEVONSHIRE PARK THEATRE

FEBRUARY 15: Chinese New Year Extravaganza, 2.30pm, £18.50-£22.50. Concessions £1.50 off, children £2 off (under 16s), family saver £68 (two adults, two children), groups of 10 get 11th ticket free. Jinlong Culture & Performing Arts brings a spectacular line-up of Chinese acrobatics, music and dance to Eastbourne.

ROYAL HIPPODROME

01323 802020

JANUARY 31: The Story of Guitar Heroes, 7.30pm, £23-£25. Presented by guitar virtuoso Phil Walker, this show’s band uses more than 30 guitars to accurately recreate the sound and ambiance of each guitar hero.

Polegate Community Centre

Until JANUARY 26: Dick Whittington. Polegate Drama Group. Tickets £11 for adults and £7 for kids – 2.30pm matinee and 7.30pm evening performances available. Buy tickets from Archers Estate Agents, Polegate High Street; call 01323 483348 or visit polegatedramagroup.com.

PRINTERS PLAYHOUSE, GROVE ROAD

JANUARY 24: Red Green and Blue. Brian and Megan return with their lovely tunes. Downstairs, 9pm, free.

JANUARY 25: The Pilgrim Mothers Session, Downstairs, free, 9pm.

JANUARY 27: PPH Community Choir, 7pm, £6, Downstairs at Printers. Everyone welcome, no audition required, led by experienced singing teacher Viv Berry.

JANUARY 28: Waiting for Hamlet Rehearsed Reading, 7.30pm, free, Playhouse.

JANUARY 28: PPH Ukulele Army, 8pm, free, Downstairs.

JANUARY 30: David Cane-Hardy, 8.30pm, free, Downstairs. Ambient guitar music from a master of the art.

JANUARY 31: Tom Cole, 9pm, free, Downstairs at Printers.

COMMUNITY WISE, OLD TOWN

January 25: A whole morning of songs from Recycled, with ‘Old Ones, Loved Ones, Neglected Ones’, mainly from the ’50s and ’60s. From 10am until noon, free to enter, coffee, tea and biscuits from 9.30am.

ST MARY THE VIRGIN, WILLINGDON

UNTIL JANUARY 25: Hansel & Gretel, 7.30pm, £6 (£3 kids). Matinee on January 25. Ticket enquiries: Dc. Sue on 07713097661 or email [email protected] Further ticket info from Lesley Etwell (pantomime secretary) on 01323 504901 or [email protected]

Hailsham Choral begins an exciting new chapter. Click here to read more.

Victorious: a musical tribute to Victoria Wood. Click here to read more.

It’s time to celebrate rock royalty in Eastbourne. Click here to read more.