Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
MUSICAL: THE BAND
Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, until November 11
Already making history as the fastest-selling musical theatre tour of all time, see the Take That-produced show The Band before its West End run.
LECTURE: BROOMS, WANDS AND CAULDRONS
Portsmouth Central Library, Tuesday, 7pm
This live broadcast will see the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic’s Simon Costin look at instruments used by witches and wizards for centuries.
THEATRE: THE HOUSE OF FOG
The Square Tower, Old Portsmouth, until Thursday, 8pm
The New Apollo Theatre troupe is back with more halloween horrors, this time adapting Peter Bramer’s hilarious spoof The House Of Fog.
CINEMA: GET OUT
Eldon Building, University of Portsmouth, Tuesday, 7pm
Spend halloween with the Portsmouth Film Society as it shows Get Out – one of 2017’s most acclaimed films which is full of shocks, scares and unflinching social commentary.
FAMILY: COSHAM FIREWORKS
King George V Playing Fields, Cosham, tomorrow, from 3pm
The famous Cosham fireworks display returns for another blockbusting year, with a Hollywood theme and countless other attractions including a children’s funfair.
STAGE: JANE EYRE – AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
The Spring Arts Centre, Tuesday, 1.45pm & 7.30pm
A powerful one-woman play starring Rebecca Vaughan, Jane Eyre: An Autobiography brings to life Charlotte Brontë’s gothic subversion of fairy-tale romance.