Eastbourne entertainment listings, Friday to Thursday, February 7-13

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

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 2:56 pm
Daisy Wood Davis as Carole King. Photo Helen Maybanks

CINEMA

EASTBOURNE CINEWORLD AT THE BEACON

0330 333 4444

1917 (15): Fri, Mon & Thu 12.10, 2.15, 5.00, 7.50; Sat & Sun 11.30, 2.15, 5.00, 7.50; Tue & Wed 12.10, 2.15, 5.00, 8.30.

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood (PG): Fri & Thu 12.15, 5.30, 8.20; Sat 5.30; Sun, Mon & Tue 12.15, 5.30; Wed 12.20, 4.20.

Bad Boys For Life (15): Fri, Mon & Thu 2.50, 5.40, 8.30; Sat & Sun 11.50, 2.50, 5.40, 8.30; Tue & Wed 2.50, 5.40, 8.20.

Birds Of Prey (15): Fri, Mon, Wed & Thu 12.40, 2.00, 3.20, 4.40, 6.00, 7.20, 8.40; Sat & Sun 11.20, 12.40, 2.00, 3.20, 4.40, 6.00, 7.20, 8.40; Tue 12.30, 2.00, 3.20, 4.40, 6.00, 7.20, 8.40.

Dolittle (PG): Fri, Mon, Tue, Wed & Thu 12.10, 1.30, 2.40, 4.00, 5.10, 6.30, 7.40; Sat & Sun 11.00, 12.10, 1.30, 2.40, 4.00, 5.10, 6.30, 7.40.

Jumanji – The Next Level (12A): Fri, Mon, Tue, Wed & Thu 3.00; Sat 12.00, 3.00; Sun 12.00.

Kinky Boots – The Musical (12A): Sunday 3.00.

The Gentlemen (18): Sat 8.20.

The Personal History Of David Copperfield (PG): Fri, Mon, Tue & Thu 12.20, 2.45, 8.10; Sat & Sun 2.45, 8.10; Wed 1.30, 7.50.

Underwater (15): Fri, Mon, Tue, Wed & Thu 12.00, 5.50, 9.00; Sat 5.50, 9.00; Sun 6.00, 9.00.

Movies For Juniors – Dora And The Lost City Of Gold (PG): Sat & Sun 10.10.

Movies For Juniors – Missing Link (PG): Sat & Sun 10.00.

Frozen II Sing-A-Long (U): Sat 12.15.

Paw Patrol – Ready, Race, Rescue (U): Sat & Sun 10.30.

Malayalam – Anjaam Pathiraa (15): Sun & Mon 8.20.

Unlimited Screening –Military Wives (12A): Tue 7.45.

Metropolitan Opera Encore: Porgy And Bess (12A) Wed 7.00.

HAILSHAM PAVILION

01323 841414

Little Women (U): Fri, Mon & Tue 7.45; Sat, Sun, Wed & Thu 2.15, 7.45,

ARTS

TOWNER ART GALLERY

townereastbourne.org.uk

UNTIL MAY 10: BRINK – Caroline Lucas curates the Towner Collection. Her 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

FEBRUARY 8: Paul Carrack – 20/20 Tour, 7.30pm, £36.50-£41.50. Plus support.

FEBRUARY 11-15: Beautiful – The Carole King Musical. Tuesday to Saturday 7.30pm. Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 2.30pm, £32-£52.

FEBRUARY 20: Anton & Erin – Dance Those Magical Movies, 7.30pm, £32-£46. Featuring choreography set to music from silver screen classics.

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.

FEBRUARY 17-22: Educating Rita, Mon-Sat 7.45pm, Wed & Sat 2.30pm, £20-£28.50. A spokesperson said: “When hairdresser Rita enrols on a university course to expand her horizons, little does she realise where the journey will take her.Her tutor Frank is a frustrated poet, brilliant academic and dedicated drunk who’s less than enthusiastic about taking Rita on but when these two people come together they soon realise how much they have to teach each other.”

ROYAL HIPPODROME

01323 802020

February 7: The Jersey Beats, 7.30pm, £21-£24. A celebration of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. The concert features all your favourite tracks including ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Bye, Bye, Baby’ and ‘Oh What A Night’.

FEBRUARY 8: Rhiannon – The Ultimate Tribute to Fleetwood Mac, 7.30pm, £25.50.

FEBRUARY 13: Soultown USA, 7.30pm, £24. This concert tells the authoritative story of soul and Motown in a brand new stage show spectacular.

FEBRUARY 14: One Moment In Time – The Greatest Hits of Whitney Houston. 7.30pm, £25. Direct from a sell-out tour in Germany, Nya King and her world class singers and musicians offer a moving tribute.

Printers Playhouse, Grove Road

FEBRUARY 7: PPH Community Choir. Come all and sing. 7pm, Downstairs at Printers, only £6.

FEBRUARY 7: Briar Band. Gary Penalver’s new ensemble perform some fine folk music. 9pm, Downstairs at Printers, free.

FEBRUARY 8: Rabbit Punch by Calum Speed. This hard-hitting boxing drama takes no prisoners. 7.45pm, The Playhouse. Tickets from www.onlineticketseller.com.

FEBRUARY 8: Ben Westwood with Scott Doane. Expect fine song-writing and a great evening of music. 9.15pm, Downstairs at Printers, free.

FEBRUARY 10: PPH Community Choir. 7pm, Downstairs at Printers, £6.

FEBRUARY 11: Printers’ Ukulele Army. Tuition given. Bring your own instrument or borrow one. All welcome. Downstairs at Printers, from 8pm, free.

FEBRUARY 12: Open Stage Night. All musicians, poets, storytellers and comedians welcome. Downstairs, 8pm, free.

FEBRUARY 13: Eastbourne Comedy Club. Featuring comics from far and wide hosted by the irrepressible Jim Grant. 8pm, Downstairs, free.

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