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Time & Again Theatre Company: Greyhounds

The year is 1941 and rehearsals for Henry V are underway…

Greyhounds entwines Shakespeare's famous story of warlike Harry with the everyday trials and tribulations of small village life during the Second World War. Set in their local village hall, whilst the war rages above them the residents of Shuttlefield struggle to stage a production of Henry V to raise money for their local Spitfire fund. You’ll find them rehearsing, gossiping and indulging in some seriously bad acting as the night of the performance draws ever closer.
This piece of new writing was a hit at the Edinburgh Festival 2018, and combines Shakespeare, with a touch of comedy and some truly vintage flair.

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Blackham Village Hall Thursday 28th February 2019   19:30

Crowhurst Village Hall Friday 1st March 2019   19:30

Bredhurst Village Hall Saturday 2nd March 2019   19:30

Shoreham Village Hall Sunday 3rd March 2019   15:00

All Saints Church, Allhallows Saturday 6th April 2019   19:30

Essex Girl

Maria Ferguson: Essex Girl

Kirsty is a sixteen-year-old girl growing up in 00s Brentwood. She likes WKD, Elton John, Pie and Mash and Charlie Red body spray. She's on a quest to win Sexy Ricky's heart and pass her GCSEs. She also has a secret to tell you. One she can't tell anyone else. Follow Kirsty's story through the house parties and Irish pubs of Essex. From West Ham matches to choir practice, pre-drinks to registration, she will tell you what it's really like to be an Essex Girl. Essex Girl is the second show from award-winning theatre maker and real-life Essex Girl, Maria Ferguson (Fat Girls Don’t Dance). This show is a monologue about growing up surrounded by expectation, of inappropriate relationships, female friendship, secrets, desires and alcopops. It questions how the Essex Girl stereotype influences young girls, what they want, what they think they deserve, and how they are treated. Wonderfully funny and ultimately hard-hitting it will resonate with a wide audience, particularly millenials, or anyone who has got too drunk at a house party.

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The Three Horseshoes Saturday 2nd March 2019   20:30

Ensonglopedia of Animals

John Hinton: Ensonglopedia of Animals

An Ensonglopedia is a musical and alphabetical adventure, with this show featuring twenty-six animal songs, one for each letter of the alphabet. Get to grips with fascinating facts about extraordinary echinoderms, distressed damselflies, crazy corals, batty birds and amazing arachnids. Expect the unexpected. And expect it to rhyme!
This is the new show from John Hinton, creator of hit 2017 show Ensonglopedia of Science (nominated for a Children's Choice Award at Brighton Fringe 2017).
Ensonglopedia of Animals is funded by Arts Council England and the British Ecological Society, and the songs are peer reviewed by Brighton’s Sea Life Centre, Drusilla’s Zoo Park, Raystede Animal Sanctuary, and the Universities of Sussex, Durham, Bangor and Reading.

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Revelation Saturday 9th March 2019   14:30

Old Hat Jazz Band

Old Hat Jazz Band: Old Hat Jazz Band

Old Hat Jazz Band craft wonderful jazz music with a hot and swinging approach, featuring some of the finest musical talent London has to offer. Combining the quintessential sound of the 20s and 30s with originality and characterful musicianship, Old Hat Jazz Band enjoy playing for music lovers and dancers wherever they are invited to perform. Age suitability - all ages.

"A phenomenal sound. Huge amounts of style and panache"
BBC Radio 3

"Ridiculously happy making music."
BBC Proms

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East Langdon Village Hall Saturday 16th March 2019   19:30

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