Things to do in the Portsmouth area on Thursday and Friday

Here are six of the best events taking place across the region in the next 48 hours.

Wednesday, 22nd May 2019, 12:13 pm
One Night of Elvis will be at the Kings Theatre, Southsea.

CONCERT: Lee Memphis King, Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist, recreates the essence of the King of Rock. Tickets £20-28. Kings Theatre, Southsea, Friday, 7.30pm. 


FILM: Frances strikes up a  harmless friendship with lonely widow Greta. But when her behaviour becomes erratic, Frances must end the friendship. No6 Cinema, Portsmouth Dockyard, Friday, 7pm. 

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GIG: The Ronnie Scott’s All-Stars present 1959: The Year That Shaped Jazz. This gig will take you on guided tour of the best jazz hits. New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth, Friday, 7.30pm. 


THEATRE: Corpus Christi Amateur Dramatic Society Theatre presents Big Fish – a musical based on the novel by Daniel Wallace and Tim Burton film. Tickets £15, £14 concessions. Station Theatre, Hayling Island, Thursday, 7.30pm.  


TRIBUTE: Join a journey back to the 1960s to the sunny shores of California for a recreation of America’s biggest selling pop-rock band The Beach Boys, featuring all of their classics. Kings Theatre, Southsea, Thursday, 7.30pm. 


FESTIVAL: Enjoy a selection of more than 25 ales and ciders at this beer festival. Food available as well as live music and entertainment. Sarisbury Green Community Centre, Friday, 5.30-10.30pm.