What’s On for Tuesday June 26, 2012

Grimm's Fairy Tales for Young and Old. Hal Darling as The Wolf, Emily Wells as Little Red Riding Hood. Photo by Paul Inskip

REVIEW: Grimm’s Tales For Young and Old by Chichester Festival Youth Theatre

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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire.

TUESDAY, JUNE 26

CONCERTS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High Street. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Live! Featuring David Coram (organ and piano). David will be playing music from classic children’s musical tales including Peter and the Wolf (with narration). Part of Portsmouth Festivities. Admission: £5, concs. (023) 9282 3399.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Way of the Warrior. Arms and armour from epic movies! Includes replica arms and armour that can be handled and worn. (023) 9250 1957, hants.gov.uk/gdc.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Lodge Art Centre, Victoria Park, Anglesea Road. 9am-5pm. An Invitation to Discover ... Irene Strange exhibits her collection of eclectic art. (023) 9287 0880.

FILMS

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. A Dangerous Method (15) 3pm. The Iron Lady (12A) 6pm. Coriolanus (15) 8.30pm. Admission: £8 per film. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Omega Centre, Omega Street, Somerstown. David Copperfield. (U); 4pm. USA, 1935. Directed by: George Cukor. Starring: WC Fields and Lionel Barrymore. 42nd Street. (U); 8pm. USA, 1933. Directed by: Lloyd Bacon. Starring: Ginger Rogers and Dick Powell. portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Front Bar, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Open Mic Night. Musicians of all levels welcome. (023) 9221 0437.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Lounge@The RMA. Acoustic showcase night. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Drum Nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 8pm. Music Room Acoustic Showcase. Heat five. Admission £2. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.30pm. Kiss Me Kate. Music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Sam and Bella Spewack. Director Trevor Nunn. Choreographer Stephen Mear. Admission: £15-£40. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. The Pirates of Penzance. G&S opera presented by Havant Light Opera. Admission: £10, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.30pm. Legally Blonde: The Musical. Starring: Les Dennis and Ray Quinn. Admission: £17.50-£42.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

FARLINGTON: The Church of the Resurrection, Penrhyn Avenue, Drayton. 7.30pm. Monks, Marquis and Mystery. An illustrated talk by Geoff Watts. Organised by the Hundred of Portsdown Local History Group. Visitors and new members welcome. (023) 9237 6266, 9248 2392 or 9266 8156.

PORTSMOUTH: Baffins Community Centre, Westover Road, Baffins. 10.30am. Walk with Friends: WfH Accredited. Two/ three mile walk, organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth. New walkers arrive early to register please. (023) 9286 3224.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw Foreshore Walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: meet outside Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime Walk. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27

CONCERTS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High Street. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Live! Featuring organist Christopher Keenan, Oundle Festival Young Organist winner. Part of Portsmouth Festivities. Admission: £5, concs. (023) 9282 3399.

DANCING

CLANFIELD: Memorial Hall, South Lane. 7.30pm-10pm. Clanfield Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £2.50, refreshments included. (023) 9259 8456 or (01243) 430048.

EVENTS

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. 9.15am. Cycle ride to Bishop’s Waltham and Rake or a short ride to Fishbourne. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30am for 11am-midday. Beating the Blues with Portsmouth Voices. Have a chat over a cuppa, followed by singing for an hour. No previous singing experience required, just a willingness to have a go and join in the fun. Suggested donation of £2. (023) 9281 1802.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10am-midday. Arts and Crafts Group. Different things to do each week. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9278 0500.

SOUTHSEA: Community Centre, St Paul’s Square, King Street. 6pm. Zumba Fitness. A six-week course is £18. 07582 370 900.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Way of the Warrior. Arms and armour from epic movies! Includes replica arms and armour that can be handled and worn. (023) 9250 1957, hants.gov.uk/gdc.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Lodge Art Centre, Victoria Park, Anglesea Road. 9am-5pm. An Invitation to Discover ... Irene Strange exhibits her collection of eclectic art. (023) 9287 0880.

FILMS

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. (12A); 11am, 3.30pm, 8pm. Directed by John Madden, Starring: Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith and Tom Wilkinson. Admission £5.50, concs. (01252) 745444.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. Coriolanus (15) 3pm. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 6pm. The Guard (15) 8.30pm. Admission: £8 per film. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Albert Nobbs. (15); 6pm doors for 7pm. UK/Ireland 2011. Directed by: Rodrigo Garcia. Starring: Glenn Close, Janet McTeer and Mia Wasikowska. 07958 180 037.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Coal Exchange, 21, South Street. Lynch Pin.

GOSPORT: Gosport and Fareham Rugby Football Club, Dolphin Crescent, PO12 2HE. 8pm-11pm. Gosport Jazz Club. Featuring: Jerry Brown’s Mission Hall. (023) 9250 1024, gosportjazz.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Pelham Arms, Chichester Road. 6pm-8pm. Red Glory.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Jam Session. All musicians welcome. (023) 9221 0437.

PORTSMOUTH: Winchester Arms, 99, Winchester Road, Buckland. 8.30pm. Blue Grass and Roots Acoustic Jam. Hosted by Pappa Jones - just bring your instruments and join in!

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7pm. Kiss Me Kate. Music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Sam and Bella Spewack. Director Trevor Nunn. Choreographer Stephen Mear. Admission: £14-£40. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. The Pirates of Penzance. G&S opera presented by Havant Light Opera. Admission: £10, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.30pm. Legally Blonde: The Musical. Starring: Les Dennis and Ray Quinn. Admission: £17.50-£42.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: meet Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Old Portsmouth Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Eastney. 10.30am. Walk with Friends: WfH Accredited. Two/ three mile walk, organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth. New walkers arrive early to register please. (023) 9286 3224.

PORTSMOUTH: meet The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road, Copnor, 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore Walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond/longer walk to Milton foreshore. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORT SOLENT: meet in front of the Odeon Cinema. 2pm. Port Solent Walk. Suitable for beginners but does include an area of uneven ground, sturdy shoes recommended. New walkers to arrive 1.45pm to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

ROMSEY: meet Mottisfont Abbey car park (GR SU327268). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A six-and-a-half-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9am. All welcome. (01730) 269253.

SOUTHSEA: meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am. Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront Walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SWANWICK: Spinnacker Inn, Bridge Road. 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Martin. 07906 670 262, solentsocialising.org.uk.