Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
THEATRE: STICK MAN
New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth, Monday and Tuesday, 2.30pm
Writer Julia Donaldson and artist Axel Scheffler’s heartwarming tale has been delightfully brought to life on stage by Scamp Theatre.
NATURE: WEIRD AND WONDERFUL
Blue Reef Aquarium, Southsea, until October 29
Prepare for a half-term spooktacular, as you discover disgusting facts and stories about some of the ocean’s weirdest and most wonderful residents.
EXHIBITION: MAD HATTER’S TEA PARTY
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Saturday until Wednesday
Artists and children have collaborated on this annual immersive art experience based on the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, in aid of The LifeHouse and The Bus Rucksack Project.
PUNK: BAD BREEDING
The Loft, Southsea, Saturday, 7pm
Heralded as one of the most anarchic new British punk acts, Bad Breeding are on a mission to call out rank injustices and political distortion.
New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth, Saturday, 7.30pm
Billed as a ‘work in progress’, #JeSuis is a thought-provoking contemporary dance show looking at what ‘home’ means for millions of refugees.
Wedgewood Rooms, Southsea, Sunday, 8pm
With Rag’n’Bone Man, Katy Perry and Ellie Goulding calling on his talents, Zimbabwe-born British singer-songwriter Rationale is one of the most sought-after collaborators in pop.