What’s on for Friday March 21, 2014

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A guide to what’s on around the area today.


SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 10pm-2am. Wolf Cub Club. (023) 9286 3911.


PETERSFIELD: Festival Hall, Heath Road. 7.30pm. The Pasadena Roof Orchestra in Concert. Part of Petersfield Musical Festival. Admission £22 tiered; £18 flat. (01730) 261199, petersfieldmusicalfestival.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7.30pm. London Symphony Orchestra in concert. Performing works by Mendelssohn and Schumann. Admission £25-£36, cocns. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.


STUBBINGTON: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane (PO14 2PP). 9am-midday. Country Market. Come along and sample a delicious range of produce including cakes, savouries, marmalade, jams, chutneys, seasonal fruit and vegetables plus plants and locally made crafts! 0845 603 5631.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street (PO14 4AB). 10am-midday. Indoor Car Boot Sale. People selling anything and everything at car boot prices without the worry of too much rain or too much sun. Admission 30p. 07901 501 509.

WATERLOOVILLE: The Acorn Centre, 3, The Kestrels, Wecock (PO). 9.30am-midday. Table Top Sale. Wide variety of sellers offering great bargains. Tables cost £3.50. (023) 9225 8423, acorncentre.org.uk.


COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by the Solent Aviation Art Society. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Blooming Marvellous: intergenerational community knitted garden. Over 2,500 knitters and crocheters worked with participatory visual artist Pauline Stanley to create the garden. Come and join in to help our garden grow. Free Admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PETERSFIELD: Flora Twort Gallery, Church Path Studio, 21, The Square. 10am-4pm. Dominic Head: Mapping Empire. Featuring a number of screen prints and video work exploring issues of privacy and the internet. (01730) 260756, petersfieldmuseum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Tricorn: Controversy in Concrete ... recollections of the Brutalist structure 10 years after demolition. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.


PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. 12 Years a Slave (15); 7pm. USA, 2014. Directed by Steve McQueen. Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch and Brad Pitt. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.


CHICHESTER: Pallant Suite, South Pallant. 6.30pm doors for 7.45pm-10.15pm. Chichester Jazz Club. Featuring The John Crawford Quintet. All welcome. Admission £11. (01243) 776001/380910, chichesterjazzclub.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. The Phil Beer Band. Admission £13, concs. (01329) 223100.

GOSPORT: The Barley Mow, 31-33, Anns Hil Road (PO12 3JU). 9pm. Mojo Dollar. Playing 60s mod, pop, rock and soul.

GOSPORT: The Park Tavern, Park Road. 9pm. Open Mic Night. 07789 510 608.

NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane. Boarhunt Blues Club. Featuring Eugene ‘Hideaway’ Bridges. All welcome. Admission £20. (0239225 4909, boarhuntblues.com.

HAVANT: The Curlew, Petersfield Road. 9pm. Beau.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Spike’s Legendary Classic Vinyl Rock Roadshow. rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. The Cheese Doctors. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Johnny Foreigner. Admission £7. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 7.30pm. The Wreckage Weekend. Presented by Little Robot. Featuring: Bottom Line, Midday Committee, Retrospective Soundtrack Players and Caught In A Crossfire. Admission £5. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Somethin’ Else. Soul/funk/blues band. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Whole Lotta Led. Plus Isolated Atoms. Admission £9. (023) 9286 3911.


FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Musicals From A to Z. A musical compilation, presented by Fareham Musical Society. Admission £12-£14, concs. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 8pm. The Play That Goes Wrong. Comedy performed by Mischief Theatre Company. Admission: £17-£28.50. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HEDGE END: The Berry Theatre, Wildern Lane (SO30 4EJ). 7pm. Let’s Play Double Bill: Kaspar The Wild by Tim Crouch, performed by the Berry Youth Theatre; and Postcards From The Big Blue by Deborah Gearing, performed by Kings Copse Primary School and Shamblehurst Primary School. Admission £7, concs. (01489) 799499.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Enchanted April. Elizabeth von Arnim’s novel is adapted by Matthew Barber and presented by HumDrum Theatre. Admission £9, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Fascinating Aida. With their brand new show. Admission £20. (023) 9282 8282 for tickets.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Hall Theatre, Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane. 7pm doors for 8pm. Dead Guilty. A psychological thriller by Richard Harris, presented by Lee Players. Admission £8. (01329) 662128 or 662821.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. After Miss Julie. A play by Patrick Marber which relocates August Strindberg’s naturalist tragedy, Miss Julie, to an English country house in July 1945. Admission: £11, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 7.30pm. The Marriage of Figaro. Presented by Swansea City Opera. Admission £22.50, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.


PETERSFIELD: Olivier Theatre, Bedales, Steep. 7.30pm. The Eckersley Lecture: The Science Delusion – Freeing the Spirit of Enquiry. Given by biologist and author Dr Rupert Sheldrake. Admission free. (01730) 711511. bedales.org.uk.