Portsmouth, Havant and Hayling Island's best events for Wednesday and Thursday, January 29 and 30

Here are our top picks.

Monday, 27th January 2020, 12:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th January 2020, 3:09 pm
Charlotte Turnbull, left, as Roxie with Kerry McCrohon as Velma in CCADS production of Chicago at Station Theatre, Hayling Island, January 28-February 2, 2020. Picture by Sean Ridley

MUSICAL: CCADS bring the story of Chicago to the stage, featuring classic songs Funny Honey, Roxie and When You’re Good To Mama. Tickets £16. Station Theatre, Hayling Island, Wednesday, 7.30pm.

TALK: Havant and District Horticultural Society hosts a talk by Roger Butler about pelargoniums. United Reform Church Hall, Havant, Wednesday, 7.30pm.

EXHIBITION: Daphne is the solo, hand-drawn animated exhibition from artist Sarah Taylor Silverwood in a range of media across animation, ceramics and print. Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, Thursday, 11am-4pm.

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STAGE: Murderess, seducer, thief – or a woman just trying to survive? Decide for yourself by watching Call the Midwife star Helen George in My Cousin Rachel. Chichester Festival Theatre, Wednesday, 2.30/7.30pm.

BALLET: Birmingham Royal Ballet's Swan Lake tells the classic story of a grieving prince and a swan who turns into a princess through plies and pirouettes. Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, Thursday, 2pm.

GIG: Dire Strait’s Tribute Act, Money for Nothing, perform Romeo and Juliet, Sultans of Swing, Private Investigations, and many more. Portsmouth Guildhall, Thursday, 7.30pm.