Here are a handful of the top events taking place across the region on Thursday and Friday.
EVENT: Pete Firman is back on tour with his jawdropping magic tricks and trademark blend of hilarious comedy with his new show Marvels. The Ashcroft Centre, Fareham, Thursday, 7.30pm.
CONCERT: KaWai and Kate Burrow will be playing the clarinet and piano for an afternoon full of music. Retiring collection. Portsmouth Cathedral, Thursday, 1.10pm
STAGE: Write About What You Know is a new comedy presented by Horndean Amateur Theatrical Society. Merchistoun Hall, Horndean, Thursday, 7.30pm.
EXHIBITION: Zoë Law presents her new exhibition called Life – a series of photographs of courageous people, representing their joy and resilience during and beyond cancer. Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, Thursday, 10am-5pm
MUSIC: Enjoy the sound of popular vocal group Voices, led by their Musical Director, Heather Uden. Watch Voices perform a mixture of songs.Groundlings Theatre, Portsmouth, Friday, 7.30pm.
THEATRE: An intimate look into the life of Martin Luther King, The Mountaintop tells the story of the great man exposing his fears about his family and country. Nuffield Theatres Southampton, Friday, times vary.