Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
MUSIC: UNDERGROUND CONFERENCE
Portsmouth Guildhall, Monday, 6pm
Get the lowdown on the UK’s growing independent music scene at the Portsmouth Underground Music Conference, with guest speakers from Skindred, PledgeMusic and more.
CINEMA: THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS
Harbour Lights, Southampton, Monday, 8.45pm
Showing as part of Picturehouse’s We ♥ Wes Anderson season, The Royal Tenenbaums is a quirky comedy about a wildly disfunctional family.
FOLK: MARTIN AND ELIZA CARTHY
North Boarhunt Social Club, Monday, 7.30pm
Forest Folk will be in the precious company of one of its patrons, Martin Carthy, performing alongside his Radio 2 Folk Award-winning daughter Eliza.
New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth, Tuesday until Saturday
Spamalot, the musical lovingly ripped off from Monty Python and The Holy Grail, rides into town as King Arthur takes his knights on an epic quest.
INDIE: PAUL DRAPER
Wedgewood Rooms, Southsea, Tuesday, 8pm
Paul Draper, former frontman of Britpop stars Mansun, plays a set of his new solo material before playing his old band’s classic album Attack of The Grey Lantern in full.
THEATRE: THE FULL MONTY
Kings Theatre, Southsea, Tuesday until Saturday
Newly-crowned Best Musical winners at The Guide Awards, The Portsmouth Players return with The Full Monty, an adaptation of the hit 1997 film.