Six things to do in the next 48 hours: March 7 and 8
Your quick guide to what's on in the Portsmouth area
CONCERT: PICTURE PERFECT
Portsmouth Guildhall, Thursday, 7.30pm
Gabriela Montero is guest soloist at the piano for BSO’s Picture Perfect concert, featuring works by Ravel, Debussy and Mussorgsky.
The Spring, Havant, Wednesday, 1.45pm and 7pm
Fresh from scooping three Academy Awards, Dunkirk is an astonishing dramatisation of the eponymous Second World War evacuation.
MUSICAL: MISS SAIGON
Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, until March 17
It’s not too late to catch Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary Miss Saigon in its Hampshire residency.
HISTORY: DOCKYARD TALK
Gosport Discovery Centre, Thursday, 7.30pm
Discover how Portsmouth Dockyard has dramatically changed since its inception in a riveting talk by Philip MacDougall, supported by a fascinating selection of photographs.
STAND-UP: BOUTIQUE COMEDY CLUB
The Wave Maiden, Southsea, tomorrow, 8pm
The comedy connoisseur’s club of choice, Boutique Comedy Club is back with headliner Sean McLoughlin, supported by Riordan DJ and Morgan Rees. Sunjai Arif comperes.
EXHIBITION: OYA ALLEN RESIDENCY
Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, until March 18
Artist Oya Allen is using her Aspex Artist Associates residency to develop a project which explores memory, childhood games, magical thinking and divination.