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The Crown star gets Fracked in Brighton!

Harry Hadden-Paton, of Downton and The Crown fame, joins the cast as Fracked! Or: Please Don’t Use The F-Word goes out on tour after a successful debut in Chichester’s Minerva Theatre last summer.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show is at Worthing's Connaught Theatre from April 21-22. Picture by Pamela Raith

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: April 21-27

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Legally Blonde

Haywards Heath Operatic Society presents Legally Blonde The Musical

This April sees Haywards Heath Operatic Society return to Clair Hall with a brand-new production of Legally Blonde.

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Ockhams Razor return with their new show Tipping Point

Another Summer of Circus for Worthing

Following the success of last year’s Summer of Circus festival, during which Worthing staked a claim to be the home of circus on the south coast, Worthing Theatres have announced their line-up for 2017.

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Lancing

Lancing Repertory Players in action next week

Amateur Rite by Tim Luscombe is the latest play from Lancing Repertory Players, with performances from Thursday, April 27 to Saturday, April 29 at 7.30pm at Lancing Parish Hall.
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students Matthew Headon and Sarah Davis who play the lead roles of Leo and Lucille Frank

Visceral, emotion-packed show from University of Chichester students

Following a successful 2016 season, the University of Chichester’s musical theatre joint honours company presents the Tony-award winning Parade - The Musical, produced and directed by Andrew Wright, with musical direction from Kelvin Towse and choreography by Chris Cuming.

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Dame Vera and Lorrie

Dame Vera celebration

Lorrie Brown takes to the road in Sincerely Yours – The Vera Lynn Story to commemorate Dame Vera’s 100th birthday this year.

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Jayme-Lee Zanoncelli

West End debut for Chichester’s Jayme-Lee

Chichester’s Jayme-Lee Zanoncelli has made her West End debut in Motown the Musical at the Shaftesbury Theatre.

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Ockhams Razor return with their new show Tipping Point

Another Summer of Circus!

Following the success of last year’s Summer of Circus festival, during which Worthing staked a claim to be the home of circus on the south coast, Worthing Theatres have announced their line-up for 2017.

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Blithe Spirit

Review - Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward, The Midhurst Players

This is a delightful play which was performed by the Midhurst Players with zest, pace and a sensitive appreciation of the period and style needed to bring the humour of the piece fully to life.

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The Music Man

Littlehampton Players Operatic Society – The Music Man, Windmill Theatre Littlehampton

Meredith Wilson’s musical, The Music Man, first hit Broadway in 1957 reaching the silver screen (1962), the small screen (2003) and finally, after 60 years, the wonderful Windmill Theatre - courtesy of Littlehampton Players Operatic Society.

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Blake perform Songs From The Stage And Screen at The Capitol, Horsham, on April 15

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: April 14-20

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Soo, Sooty and Sweep

Richard Cadell brings classic Sooty to Horsham

Sooty reaches his 70th birthday next year. He will do so in the safe hands of Richard Cadell who has ensured Sooty’s longevity… after a wobble.

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Jack Lane with Nicholas and Jacqueline Wisdom

See Norman Wisdom’s fascinating collection at The Capitol, Horsham

There was something more than simply hoarding behind Norman Wisdom’s vast collection of memorabilia.

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Made In Dagenham

REVIEW: HAODS workers fight for what’s right in Made in Dagenham

Made in Dagenham The Musical, Horsham Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society, The Capitol, Horsham, April 4-8, 2017

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Rick Astley performs at Brighton Dome on Tuesday, April 11

ENTERTAINMENT LISTINGS: April 7-13

Concerts, stage shows, exhibitions and stand-up comedy gigs across Sussex.

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Susan Murray. Picture by Paul Tucker

Comedians offer a funny start to four-day holiday in Crawley

Comedy Beats are back in Crawley on Thursday, April 13, this time at Goffs Park Social Club.

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In Brighton

REVIEW: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Theatre Royal, Brighton, until Saturday, April 8th)

The old fairytale story of a young dancer being plucked from the chorus line to become the star of the show is winning rave reviews in the West End in the form of the spectacular 42nd Street, a feelgood musical set during the American Depression.

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Jen Brister

Top circuit acts bring laughter to long weekend in Horsham

Stuck for something to do over Easter? Worried about how to fill up the extra time available with a spot of entertainment?

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The company

The Dolly musical heads to Bognor Regis

Rainbow Productions take to their home-town stage with Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 The Musical at Bognor’s Alexandra Theatre from April 20-22 at 7.30pm (plus 2.30pm Saturday matinee).

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