Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
THEATRE: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
Chichester Festival Theatre, until Sunday, times vary
A polytechnic drama society is met with disaster when it stages a murder mystery in the hilarious West End smash hit The Play That Goes Wrong.
STAGE: DYNAMO IN WONDERLAND
The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant, until Sunday
Havant Dynamo Youth Theatre tackle the Lewis Carroll classic Alice in Wonderland and Through The Looking Glass for their new year show in this adaptation by Adrian Mitchell.
MUSIC: GOSPORT JAZZ CLUB
Gosport & Fareham Rugby Club, Wednesday, 8pm
Esteemed clarinetist Chris Pearce – joined as ever by his eponymous Jazzband – will be performing at the first meeting of the Gosport Jazz Club for 2018.
FOLK: THIS IS THE KIT
The Joiners, Southampton, Wednesday, 7.30pm
Discover why singer-songwriter Kate Stables, who performs as This Is The Kit, counts Guy Garvey, The National and Sharon Van Etten among her fans.
CINEMA: HAPPY END
No6 Cinema, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Thursday, 7pm
Directed by Michael Haneke, Happy End satirically revolves around a middle-class family in Calais against the backdrop of the refugee crisis.
STAND-UP: BOUTIQUE COMEDY
The Wave Maiden, Southsea, Thursday, 7pm
Portsmouth native Suzi Ruffell returns home to headline a gig at the small but perfectly formed Boutique Comedy Club. Sunjai Arif is your MC for the night.