This Season

Main Stage

Haunting Julia

Haunting Julia

Alan Ayckbourn

Juliet Hartnett

20 - 28 September

"It's the music. It's like a great cloud in front of the sun. It's blotting out her life."


Psychic Connections

Psychic Connections

Philip Ayckbourn

Philip Ayckbourn

25 October - 2 November

"The ghosts of our past have a story, but can they be believed?"


A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens

Adapted by Gary Andrews

Darren Heather

6 - 14 December

"Mankind was my business - the common welfare was my business."

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Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

David and Robert Goodale

Rebecca Warnett

21 - 28 March

"There are moments, Jeeves, when one asks one's self, 'Do trousers matter?'"

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Lust

Lust

The Heather Brothers

In association with LOS Musical Theatre

Shaun Hughes

16 - 23 May

"Frolicsome and carefree, earthy and robust - lust!"

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A Voyage Round My Father

A Voyage Round My Father

John Mortimer

David Parton

4 - 11 July

"Dear Elizabeth. I'm so relieved to find that you can lie as mercilessly as anyone."

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Extras

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting

5 October

10.30 am Saturday.

The proposed new constitution can be downloaded from the website


We're Still Here!

We're Still Here!

Antonia Pemberton and Sheila Matthews

CANCELLED

6 October

Antonia Pemberton and Sheila Matthews. Both in their early 90s, talk about their long careers in film and on stage. They will perform extracts from their favourite plays.

Sorry, cancelled due to illness.


That's the Way to Do It!

That's the Way to Do It!

David Wilde

17 November

David Wilde, one of Britain’s leading authorities on the history of the art of Punch and Judy, talks about the genre and performs his show, in a nostalgic trip to the seaside of our youth.

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Lewes in Camera

Lewes in Camera

Tom Reeves

5 January

Reeves of Lewes is the world’s oldest continuous photographers. Tom Reeves, descendant of the firm’s founder, Edward Reeves, talks about the early days of photography in Lewes, how the nature of photography has changed over 160 years, illustrated with

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Sussex by the Sea

Sussex by the Sea

Marcus Weeks

16 February

Well known Sussex writer and musician Marcus Weeks talks about the rich history and variety of music played and composed in the county, illustrated by rare and unpublished recordings.

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The Bob Dylan Story

The Bob Dylan Story

Bill Lennon

4 April

Bill Lennon has been performing in the UK and abroad since graduating from London’s Guitar Institute (now known as the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance) as best live performer in 2005.

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Darling Edith

Darling Edith

Christine Mason and Edward Halstead

31 May

Christine Mason will be remembered by many members as an accomplished actress. She performs, with actor Edward Halstead, her rehearsed reading of the correspondence between the artist Rex Whistler and Edith Olivier, cousin of Sir Laurence, a dear friend o

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One Man, Many Friends

One Man, Many Friends

Steve Hewlett

18 July

Steve Hewlett is one of Britain’s most celebrated ventriloquists. A finalist on 2013’s Britain’s Got Talent, he now tours the world with his inventively hilarious show.

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