Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
CLASSICAL: VAN KUIJK QUARTET
Portsmouth Guildhall, Monday, 7pm
Rising French string group the Van Kuijk Quartet have received acclaim from The Guardian for bringing ‘a sense of risk’ to classical music.
MUSICAL: OUR HOUSE
Kings Theatre, Southsea, until Saturday, times vary
Britain’s Got Talent champ George Sampson leads a stellar cast in the Olivier Award-winning musical Our House, featuring the music of Madness.
New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth, Tuesday, 8pm
Take part in a piece of game-theatre in REMOTE – an interactive live game that will interrogate the politics of decision-making in an immaterial world.
CINEMA: THE SHINING
Cineworld Whiteley, Tuesday, 8pm
Dare you go near room 237 at The Overlook Hotel? Stanley Kubrick’s horrifying opus The Shining is back in cinemas for one night only, preceded by new short film Work And Play.
THEATRE: THE HARTLEPOOL MONKEY
Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Tuesday and Wednesday, 7.30pm
A chimpanzee in naval uniform is mistaken for a French spy in The Hartlepool Monkey, a show of sea shanties and mischievous puppetry from the team behind War Horse.
EXHIBITION: THE PETER COLLYMORE GIFT
Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, until February
An Architect’s Eye offers a view of Modern British art through the eyes of the architect Peter Collymore, whose collection has just been gifted to the gallery.