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De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom

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January 1970

The Nutcracker

1 January, 1970 @ 12:00 am
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£19.5

Audiences have the opportunity to catch Tchaikovsky?s world famous classical ballet, The Nutcracker, when the highly acclaimed Vienna Festival Ballet company returns to town.

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Forbidden Nights

1 January, 1970 @ 12:00 am
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£17.5

Come and enjoy the return of this classy new all male variety show with full theatre production and explosive choreography.

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The Diamond Decades

1 January, 1970 @ 12:00 am
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£15

JJ.Jones has for the last 25 years, portrayed the song writing genius Neil Diamond.

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November 2014

Cheryl, Mike and Jay – Formally of Bucks Fizz

29 November, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£35

Early in 1981, four complete strangers sat in the drawing room of a house in Fulham and were told: "you are now Bucks Fizz". In the eight weeks between that first meeting and appearing on "A Song for Europe" on 11th March 1981, Bucks Fizz were hurled into a melee of rehearsing, recording, routining, styling, interviews and photography. All that hard work and effort was to pay dividends - they went on to win the Song For Europe and Eurovision…

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December 2014

A Concert of Christmas Carols

2 December, 2014 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£4.50

Forest Row Lifeboat Choir presentsl A Concert of Christmas Carols Tuesday 2nd December at 1:30pm The Forest Row Lifeboat Choir was formed in 1946 after the loss of the Rye Harbour Lifeboat, "Mary Stanford" and her 17 crew in 1928. The brother of a crew member lived in Forest Row, met the village postman and moved by the disaster, they formed the choir to sing carols to raise funds for the RNLI which they continue to do so to this…

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A Christmas Concert, Redhill Corps of Drums & Band

4 December, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Lingfield Silver Band present A Christmas Concert, with Redhill Corps of Drums and Band Thursday 4th December at 7:30pm Lingfield Silver Band was formed in 1913 and has always supported village life.  Its first public concert was in July 1914, and despite the onset of the First World War the band continued with a smaller ensemble throughout the war, and reformed afterwards, purchasing a new set of instruments in 1919. The band continues to thrive today with 31 playing members…

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The Party & The Prison – Chequer Mead Youth Theatre

6 December, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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CMYT presents The Party & The Prison Saturday 6th December at 7pm The Chequer Mead Youth Theatre is very much in its infancy, is proud to present two short plays to show how much they have achieved in their first year.  Both plays have been written by our director Charlie Watts, especially for CMYT.  All monies raised from tickets will go back to the CMYT to enable them to grow further.  Please come and support your local young people, and…

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Ariel Choir & Guests

7 December, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Ariel Choir & Guests Sunday 7th December at 7.30pm Ariel Choir is part of Ariel Company Theatre. Following on from their appearance with Peter Andre at the O2 and the Brighton Centre, the Choir will perform both rock and pop classics. They will be joined by the Ariel Musicality Choir and the Ariel Tempests finalist of the BBC Sports relief goes Glee. www.arielct.co.uk Tickets: £11.00 Concessions: Pensioners £8.00 Children/Students £5.00

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NT Live Screening: JOHN

9 December, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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NT Live Screening: JOHN Tuesday 9th December at 8pm JOHN is a new verbatim dance-theatre work by Lloyd Newson, Artistic Director of DV8 Physical Theatre. Newson interviewed more than 50 men asking them frank questions, initially about love and sex. One of those men was John. What emerged was a story that is both extraordinary and touching. Years of crime, drug use and struggling to survive lead John on a search in which his life converges with others, in an…

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The Band of the Irish Guards

12 December, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£18

Winter Concert in aid of SSAFA presents The Band of the Irish Guards Friday 12th December at 7:30pm Christmas starts here!  We are delighted to welcome The Band of the Irish Guards for this popular concert.  Book early to avoid disappointment and support SSAFA, giving essential assistance to our Armed Forces and their families. Tickets: £18.00  Concessions: £16.00

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Christmas Concert – Choirpower and Greenstede Singers

15 December, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Choirpower and Greenstede Singers present Christmas Concert Monday 15th December at 7:30pm Tickets: £9.00  Concessions: £8.00

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Aladdin

20 December, 2014
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Company of Friends proudly presents Aladdin After their magical production of Jack and the Beanstalk last year, Company of Friends are back at Chequer Mead again this Christmas, and full of Eastern promise with their magical production of Aladdin. They'll take you on a magical carpet ride and with prices to suit every pocket you won't have to part with many dinari to enjoy this spectacular trip to Pantoland......"Oh No You Won't!" Performances Saturday 20th December at 1:30pm and 5:30pm…

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January 2015

Treasure Island | NT Live

22 January, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Thursday 22nd January at 7pm NT Live presents a screening of: Treasure Island   It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the inn-keeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in – and her dangerous voyage begins. Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live…

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Forbidden Nights

23 January, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£17.50

Friday 23rd January at 8pm Forbidden Nights Come and enjoy this classy new all male variety show with full theatre production and explosive choreography. Forbidden are skilled and professionally trained performers, hand-picked from around the UK with charisma, undeniable talent, sparkling personality and honed physiques in equal measure.  They can sing, they can dance and they are VERY easy on the eye! Featuring a vocalist, aerial artist, pole performer and fire act all delivered with an element of naughtiness but…

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Jimmy’s Hall | Chequer Mead Silver Screen

28 January, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Wednesday 28th January 8pm Chequer Mead Silver Screen presents Jimmy’s Hall In 1921 Jimmy Gralton's sin was to build a dance hall on a rural crossroads in Ireland where young people could come to learn, to argue, to dream... but above all to dance and have fun. Jimmy's Hall celebrates the spirit of these free thinkers. The film is set in 1932 and follows events when Jimmy returned from a decade in New York and re-opened the hall. The film…

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The Jive Aces

30 January, 2015 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£15

Friday 30th January at 7:30pm The Jive Aces The Jive Aces have truly established themselves as the UK’s top Jive and Swing band, having reached the semi finals of Britain’s Got Talent and then performing for Her Majesty The Queen as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations. The yellow-suited sextet band are renowned not just for their hot, swinging music and high-energy stage show playing songs made famous by such greats as Bobby Darin, Louis Prima and Sammy Davis Jnr…

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February 2015

What We Did On Our Holiday | Chequer Mead Silver Screen

4 February, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Wednesday 4th February at 8pm Chequer Mead Silver Screen presents What We Did On Our Holiday From the creators of the hit BBC comedy series Outnumbered, “What We Did On Our Holiday” is a heart-warming, uplifting comedy for all the family.  When Doug (David Tennant) and Abi (Rosamund Pike) and their three children travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug's father Gordie's (Billy Connolly) birthday party. It's soon clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the…

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Morgan and West – Parlour Tricks | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

5 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Morgan and West Parlour tricks

Thursday 5th March at 7:30pm Morgan and West - Parlour Tricks   Time travelling magic duo Morgan and West present a brand new show chock full of jaw dropping, brain bursting, gasp eliciting feats of magic. The dashing chaps offer up a plateful of illusion and impossibility, all served with wit, charm and no small amount of panache. Be sure to wear a hat – Morgan & West might just blow your mind. Prices Tickets: £13.00 Concessions: £11.00 Family Ticket:…

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Oliver | Ardingly Prep School

6 February, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Friday 6th at 7pm and Saturday 7th February at 2:30pm Ardingly School presents Oliver! Ardingly Prep School return to Chequer Mead with one of the best loved British musicals of all time “Oliver”.  A show for all the family, not to be missed!” Tickets; £8.00, Concessions: £5.00

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Oliver | Ardingly Prep School

7 February, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Friday 6th at 7pm and Saturday 7th February at 2:30pm Ardingly School presents Oliver! Ardingly Prep School return to Chequer Mead with one of the best loved British musicals of all time “Oliver”.  A show for all the family, not to be missed!” Tickets; £8.00, Concessions: £5.00

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Pamela Marsh – Going Back

10 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£7.50

Tuesday 10th February at 7:30pm Pamela Marsh presents “Going Back” – in the Pavilion Café Pamela Marsh is “Going Back” to sing some of the best music of the last six decades.  Pam, a well known singer/guitarist throughout the Southeast for the last  25 years, will be performing a mixture of pop, rock, country, folk and ballads. You will hear songs associated with Dusty Springfield, Diana Ross, Celine Dion, Carole King, Shania Twain, Buddy Holly, Caro Emerald, The Righteous Brothers,…

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The Magnificent Music Hall Matinee | The Paper Moon Theatre Company

11 February, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Wednesday 11th February at 2:30pm The Paper Moon Theatre Company proudly presents The Magnificent Music Hall Matinee Step back in time to the glorious and glamorous days of traditional Victorian Music Hall.  This glittering galaxy of stars from BBC TV’s The Good Old Days will delight and entertain you with songs, dance, magic and laughter portraying with great wit and warmth, this truly golden era.  Carefree, Cheerful and Uniquely British.  “This is cutting edge Victoriana- beloved by the British and…

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Bugsy Malone | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | 14 Feb 15

14 February, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Saturday 14th February at 2pm and 7pm Bullfrog Productions present Bugsy Malone Based on the hit 1976 film, Bugsy Malone, is good, clean, comedic fun!    Two gangs, comprised completely of children, are in a 1920's rivalry of Capone-ian standards.  Dandy Dan's gang has gotten the upper hand since getting their hands on the "splurge" guns!   Now Fat Sam and his bumbling buffoons are in real trouble!    Bugsy Malone, a one-time boxer, is thrust not-so-willingly into the gangster limelight,…

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Tomfoolery & his Beans on Toast Tour

20 February, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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TomFoolery

Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 20th February at 2pm Tomfoolery and his Beans on Toast Tour The Beans on Toast Show is on tour, with the irrepressible Tomfoolery leading the charge. A one hour show, packed full of energy, dancing, singing and magic – not forgetting Tom’s monkey sidekick Jim Pansy – the Beans on Toast show is fun for all the family. There’s plenty of audience interaction, and even a dose of Hokey Cokey to join in with,…

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David Starkey | The Tudors and Us | Chequer Mead

20 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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David Starkey

Chequer Mead Theatre - Friday 20th February at 7:30pm David Starkey presents The Tudors and Us   The UK’s leading constitutional historian, known for his forthright views, talks about the period he describes as “the most glorious soap opera , with the whole future of countries turning on what these huge personalities felt like when they got out of bed in the morning” David Starkey was a  Cambridge educated grammar school boy who has become a respected LSE lecturer, a…

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The Floyd Effect | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

21 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead Theatre - Saturday 21st February at 7:30pm. The Floyd Effect. The music of Pink Floyd as it was meant to be heard. Having toured since 2007, The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the band’s members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of musical genres, and they faithfully recreate the music and intensity of a Pink Floyd…

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Blood Brothers | Chequer Mead East Grinstead

25 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th February 7.30pm Rising Stars Adult Theatre Company presents Blood Brothers By Willy Russell Set in the heart of Liverpool, twin brothers Mickey and Edward, are separated at birth as their mother cannot afford to keep them both. Raised only streets apart, the boys’ lives take two very different paths. Following a chance meeting, the pair form an unlikely friendship. What will happen if they ever find out the secret of their shared history? Blood Brothers…

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Re-Take That | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

27 February, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£15
Re-Take That Jump

Chequer Mead - Friday 27th February at 8pm Re-Take That 2015 promises to be a massive year for Gary Barlow and the guys from Take That, wowing their legion of adoring fans with a new blockbuster album and UK Arena Tour. Once again, Re-Take That, featuring Paul Waite as Gary Barlow, will be emulating Britain’s favourite band with their breath-taking re-creation stage show. Featuring full dance routines, costume changes and all the hits including Patience, Back for Good, Could it…

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Opera Legends | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

28 February, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 28th February at 7:30pm Opera Legends | Pavarotti & Katherine Jenkins Tribute A stunning night of classical music from the UK's Number 1 tributes to the world's biggest selling classical artistes. From the opera house stages to the classical pop music arenas - this show is a must for any fan of beautiful, passionate singing and emotive, powerful music. Carl Taylor and Tamsin Killen won the prestigious National Tribute Award 2013 / 2014 (as…

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March 2015

Joe McElderry | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

6 March, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£20

Friday 6th March at 7:30pm Joe McElderry X-Factor winner Joe McElderry is hitting the road with a brand new show after the sell-out success of last year’s nationwide tour. The Evolution Tour showcases Joe’s renowned versatility which has won him a unique fan base. But it is Joe’s sheer energy and vitality which carry the show – and the audience into the night with a sense of elation. The Evolution Tour features new numbers and new routines which will entertain…

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Big Girls Don’t Cry | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

7 March, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Big Girls Don't Cry

Chequer Mead, East Grinstead - Saturday 7th March at 8pm Big Girls Don’t Cry   Featuring The East Coast Boys, this feel-good concert celebrates the music and iconic sound of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, with four phenomenal singers and a fantastic live band. A must-see show. Don’t miss it! Valli & the Seasons had a string of hits beginning with the classic number one, Sherry in 1962. After a further run of hits, My Eyes Adored You hit…

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Blood Brothers

11 March, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Back by popular demand, Rising Stars Adult Theatre Company brings the play version of Blood Brothers back to the Chequer Mead stageSet in the heart of Liverpool, twin brothers Mickey and Edward, are separated at birth as their mother cannot afford to keep them both. Raised only streets apart, the boys? lives take two very different paths. Following a chance meeting, the pair form an unlikely friendship. What will happen if they ever find out the secret of their shared…

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Noises Off | East Grinstead Operatic Society | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

12 March, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£12.50
Noises Off

Thursday 12th, Friday 13th & Saturday 14th March at 7:30pm EGOS presents Noises Off “Noises Off” by Michael Frayn is one of the greatest British comedies ever written. This mad farce is most famous for having the set back-to-front in Act 2, and of course, plenty of sardines! EGOS - Cast of 'Noises Off'   A sneaky peak of Act 2. http://youtu.be/A1PhKKYWRkU East Grinstead Operatic Society Website Click Here Social Media for EGOS Director - Steve Fisher Prices Tickets: £12.50…

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Once Upon a Time | Deborah Lamb Theatre Arts | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

21 March, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Saturday 21st March at 1:30pm & 7:15pm Deborah Lamb Theatre Arts presents Once Upon A Time Price Tickets: £12.00

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IDance 2015 | Imberhorne School | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

23 March, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th March at 7pm Imberhorne School presents IDance 2015 Price Tickets: £12.00, Children: £10.00, Pensioners/CMF: £8.00, Students of Imberhorne; £6.00

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Des O’Connor | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

26 March, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Des O'Connor Portrait

Thursday 26th March at 7:30pm Des O’Connor Don't miss this rare opportunity to see a true showbusiness legend live on stage for a wonderful evening of comedy, laughter and music. Des O'Connor is today established as one of the world's most popular and best loved entertainers. Since landing his first television series in the UK in 1963 he has starred in his own mainstream television show every year since then - longer than anyone, anywhere in the world. Prices Tickets:…

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In Conversation with Frank/Kellie Maloney with Eric “Monster” Hall | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

27 March, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Friday 27th March at 8pm In Conversation with Frank/Kellie Maloney with Eric “Monster” Hall   Sit back and relax and listen to two showbiz legends, one from the boxing world and the other from the football/music world as they talk about their careers along the way. Direct from Celebrity Big Brother Frank/Kellie Maloney will talk about his time as one of the most prominent boxing manager/promoters the UK has seen, managing Lennox Lewis and leading him to be world champion.…

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Jamie Allan; iMagician | Chequer Mead, East Grinstead

28 March, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Saturday 28th March at 7:30pm Jamie Allan; iMagician Jamie Allan explores the work of history’s greatest illusionist then demonstrates how modern technology can make them even more mind blowing. iMagician showcases his incredible illusions with “The Evolution of Magic” and has recently appeared on ITV’s The Alan Titchmarsh Show, BBC’s The One Show, BBC Breakfast and CBBC’s The Slammer. ‘Fantastic, Brilliant’ Matt Baker, The One Show Price Tickets: £17.50 Concessions: £15.00, Family tickets: £55.00    

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April 2015

East Grinstead Music and Arts Festival

9 April, 2015
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th May East Grinstead Music and Arts Festival   East Grinstead Music & Arts Festival exists to encourage and promote Dancing, Singing and Speech & Drama in Sussex and neighbouring counties. Full day £5.00 (Concessions £3.50), AM/Evening  £4.50 (£3.00), Evening only  £3.00 (£2.50) Further information can be found on their web site www.egmaf.org.uk.

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Freddie Starr

23 April, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 23rd April at 8pm Freddie Starr | The Come Back Tour   You’ve watched Freddie through the years….and now he’s back and funnier than ever!! The madcap legend that is Freddie Starr will once again be thrilling UK audiences and will be appearing for the first time at Chequer Mead Theatre in East Grinstead on Thursday 23rd April at 8pm, with his hilarious new show aptly titled; “The Come Back Tour 2015”. As one…

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May 2015

Friday Night is Mayor’s Night!

1 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 1st May at 7:30pm Friday Night is Mayor’s Night!   A chance to come and listen to some superb vocal performances from Vegas Nights, Rising Stars Adult Theatre Company, Sarah Benton Vocals, East Grinstead Ukulele Club and even the Mayor himself, all accompanied by the musicians of the Concord Big Band. Something of a departure for Concord, they will be playing a much more modern set with songs such as Smooth Operator, Eye of…

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East Grinstead Music and Arts Festival

2 May, 2015
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd May East Grinstead Music and Arts Festival East Grinstead Music & Arts Festival exists to encourage and promote Dancing, Singing and Speech & Drama in Sussex and neighbouring counties. Full day £5.00 (Concessions £3.50), AM/Evening  £4.50 (£3.00), Evening only  £3.00 (£2.50) Further information can be found on their web site www.egmaf.org.uk.

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Light Up the Night

7 May, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£18.50

Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 7th May at 8pm Light Up the Night   Three stunning voices singing sensational hits from the stage, Screen and the Charts!   These three voices are; British singing sensation, soprano Charlotte Jaconelli, who shot to fame on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ as half of ‘Jonathan and Charlotte’, who released her solo album ‘Solitaire’ last year, and is set to become the voice of the new generation of female singers.   Australian tenor, Daniel Koek…

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Joe Longthorne

8 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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£22

Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 8th May at 7:30pm Joe Longthorne   This talented artist began his career over three decades ago with appearances on Junior Showtime, followed by a grounding on the tough Northern club circuit. His big break came in 1981 when he was a finalist on London Weekend Television's Search for a Star - this lead to appearances at the London Palladium with Bob Hope and The Talk of the Town. A short time later, Joe…

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Jenny Green’s Jazz Nights

13 May, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 13th May at 8pm Jenny Green’s Jazz Nights in the Pavilion Café   Also on Tuesday 9th June Jenny Green’s monthly residency in The Pavilion Café has included some wonderful special guests and has brought some very loyal jazz fans to Chequer Mead. Jenny Green’s award winning singing career spans 30 years and her debut album Caught a Touch of Your Love was released in the spring of 2014. Jenny draws her inspiration from…

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Showstoppers

14 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Thursday 14th, Friday 15th May at 7:30pm and Saturday 16th May at 2:30pm & 7:30pm Copthorne Players present Showstoppers   A must for all Musical lovers!  Come and join Copthorne Players for an evening of “showstopping” singing and dancing as they take you on a whistle stop tour through some of your favourite ‘songs from the shows’.  You’ll be singing along and tapping your feet to numbers from Chicago, Sweet Charity and Me & My Girl, to name just a…

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Noah – A New Musical | Saltmine Theatre Company

17 May, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Sunday 17th May at 7pm Saltmine Theatre Company in a new partnership with Doug Horley presents Noah- A Musical Adventure   This brand new, spectacular, fun-filled family musical based on the story of Noah and the Ark is packed full of great original songs written by Doug Horley (Duggie Dug Dug) and Mark Read from the band ‘A1’. Come on board and join Noah and his three sons as their incredible adventure unfolds, supported by amazing puppetry, dance…

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Greenstede Singers in Concert

18 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Monday 18th May at 7:30pm Greenstede Singers in Concert In the Pavilion The Greenstede ladies, directed by Marion Shuster, present a multi-faceted programme of partsongs from renaissance times to the present day, plus lively arrangements of traditional folk songs and popular jazz standards. Tickets: £10.50, Concessions: £9.00

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Man vs Superman

20 May, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 20th May at 7pm NT Live presents: Man & Superman   A romantic comedy, an epic fairytale, a fiery philosophical debate, Man and Superman asks fundamental questions about how we live. Ralph Fiennes takes the role of Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative classic. Jack Tanner, celebrated radical thinker and rich bachelor, seems an unlikely choice as guardian to the alluring heiress, Ann. But she takes it in her assured…

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Elvis V Jerry Lee Lewis; The Showdown!

22 May, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 22nd May at 8pm Elvis V Jerry Lee Lewis; The Showdown!   Who was the real King of Rock ‘n’ Roll? Elvis the Pelvis? Or The Killer – Jerry Lee Lewis? All will be revealed when the two biggest names in the history of rock ‘n’ roll meet face to face! There and then you will be able to decide for yourself who was and is the King? Will it be the charisma and…

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Eurovision Song Contest Party

23 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 23rd May at 7:30pm Eurovision Song Contest Party   The Eurovision Song Contest 2015 will be the 60th anniversary of the annual event. The contest will take place in Vienna, Austria, following Conchita Wurst's victory in the 2014 edition with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix". This will be the second time that Austria will host the contest after holding its 1967 edition also in Vienna. Forty countries will participate in the contest, with…

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Tom Baxter

27 May, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 27th May at 8pm Neil O’Brien Entertainment presents Tom Baxter   After gathering broad critical and public acclaim for his first two albums – “Feather & Stone” and “Skybound” – Tom took time out to rediscover his passion for the guitar and love of song-writing. It was a journey that took him from the wilds of Devon, through the foothills of India, the mountains of Southern Spain, and ended in California. The end result…

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The Upbeat Beatles

29 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 29th May at 7:30pm The Upbeat Beatles   The Upbeat Beatles are second to none - powerhouse vocals, precision harmonies and tight musicianship. The guys have an easy, happy rapport with any crowd, giving them a reputaion to be envied as the best in the business. There isn’t a band to touch them - 8 bars of “Twist and Shout” and you will know why! No other band can perform this song like the…

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Dominic Kirwan and Mary Duff – Together in Concert

30 May, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 30th May at 7:30pm Dominic Kirwan and Mary Duff – Together in Concert   2015 sees two of Ireland's finest and best loved entertainers take to the stage together. Dominic Kirwan brings his own inimitable style to the vast and rich musical heritage of his homeland in this brand new show. Joining Dominic for an evening of fabulous live music and entertainment, is internationally renowned songstress Mary Duff, as the pair join forces to showcase their…

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Back to the Musicals

31 May, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Sunday 31st May at 3pm The Pauline Quirke Academy presents Back to the Musicals   A musical extravaganza of toe tapping musical hits taking you “back to the musicals”.  A show you do not want to miss, performed by the incredibly talented students of the Pauline Quirke Academy. Tickets: £12.00,  Concessions: £10.00

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June 2015

The Fureys

2 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 2nd June at 7:30pm The Fureys   This is a postponed show from November 2014. Legends of Irish music The Fureys, renowned for their hit songs I will love you, When you were sweet 16, The Green fields of France, The old man, and many many more, will make their first appearance at Chequer Mead, having entertained audiences worldwide for over 36 years! The Fureys are responsible for some of the most stirring music…

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Julie Felix

3 June, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 3rd June at 8pm Julie Felix   Julie Felix recently celebrated 50 years in the world of music. In 1964 Julie arrived in England after leaving California and became the first solo folk artist to be signed to a major British record company when she signed with Decca. In 1966 Julie became the resident singer on the amazingly popular TV programme “The Frost Report”, and quickly became a household name. She went on to…

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Richard Digance

5 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead | East Grinstead | Friday 5th June at 7:30pm Richard Digance   Richard Digance returns to Chequer Mead for another evening of hysterical nostalgia as well as a wealth of new songs and anecdotes. A BAFTA nominated performer, a world acclaimed poet, an author and an artist and one of the country’s most celebrated comedy entertainers. Richard will also be exhibiting some of his paintings around the Pavilion, for your pleasure and purchase! Tickets: £16.50, Concessions: £14.50

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East Grinstead’s Summer Comedy Gala

6 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer mead East Grinstead | Saturday 6th June at 7:30pm East Grinstead’s Summer Comedy Gala   Join us for an evening of side-spliting comedy as four top comedians perform for one night only. The line up includes; the brilliantly deadpan Romesh Ranganathan (Drunk History, Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo), the uniquely quirky and award-winning comedian Joe Wilkinson (Him & Her, Miranda, Live at the Electric, 8 Out of 10 Cats) and the gorgeously quick witted Kerry Godliman (Derek,…

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Jenny Greens Jazz Nights

9 June, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 9th June at 8pm Jenny Green’s Jazz Nights in the Pavilion Café   Jenny Green’s monthly residency in The Pavilion Café has included some wonderful special guests and has brought some very loyal jazz fans to Chequer Mead. Jenny Green’s award winning singing career spans 30 years and her debut album Caught a Touch of Your Love was released in the spring of 2014. Jenny draws her inspiration from her love of the Great…

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Sweet Charity

11 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 11th & Friday 12th June at 7:30pm Rising Stars Adult Theatre Company presents Sweet Charity   After box office success with their play version of Blood Brothers, the adult theatre company, Rising Stars, returns with the Broadway hit musical Sweet Charity.  Made famous theough its film adaption starring Shirley MacLaine and originally choreographed by Bob Fosse, the musical Sweet Charity has continued to appear on and off Broadway and the West End since the…

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Conchord Big Band

11 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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An Evening of Big Band entertainment, with songs and music in tribute to the Royal British Legion.

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Germaine Greer presents The Disappearing Woman

15 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Monday 15th June at 7:30pm Germaine Greer presents The Disappearing Woman   Forty years ago it seemed that women were about to take their rightful place in the world, inparliment, in the church, in the judiciary, in the workplace, but when you open the newspaper you find that news is still made by mens in suits.  The female most likely to be seen in the sports pages will be a horse.  Women are disappearing too…

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A Concert with Albert Hammond

17 June, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead | East Grinstead | Wednesday 17th June at 8pm A Concert with Albert Hammond   Hypertension Music are proud to present Albert Hammond, with his band, performing his own hits and all the hits he wrote for countless top recording stars.  A stunning 2 hour show with over 40 Top Ten Hits – SONGBOOK tour 2015.   He is best known for his own hit “It Never Rains in Southern California”.  His songs are responsible for the sale…

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Judie Tzuke – Songs and Stories

19 June, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 19th June at 8pm Judie Tzuke – Songs and Stories   Judie Tzuke is one of the UK's finest Singer/Songwriters and is known all over the world for her timeless song, 'Stay With Me Till Dawn', with many top 10 albums, including the revered classic, 'Welcome to the Cruise' and her exquisite live shows. Judie will be showing once again what an extraordinary artist she is, with her live acoustic performance. The event is…

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The New Foxtrot Serenaders presents Strictly Gershwin

24 June, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 24th June at 7:30pm The New Foxtrot Serenaders presents Strictly Gershwin   The New Foxtrot Serenaders are coming to Chequer Mead to perform an evening of some of Gershwin’s best loved melodies, including such classics as ‘They Can’t Take That Away From Me’ and ‘I’ve Got Rhythm’. www.newfoxtrotserenaders.co.uk   Tickets: £17.00, Concessions: £16.00

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July 2015

Boyhood – Silver Screen Presentation

1 July, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 1st July at 7:30pm Chequer Mead Silver Screen present Boyhood   Boyhood is a true ‘coming of age’ film that has been declared as a landmark film due to the unusual why it was filmed. Written and directed by Richard Linklater, the film was shot intermittently over the course of a 12 year period from 2002 to 2014, depicting the adolescence of Mason Evans from ages 6 to 18 as he grows up in…

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Gerard Kenny and his Musicians

2 July, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 2nd July at 8pm Gerard Kenny and his Musicians   International singer-songwriter Gerard Kenny returns to Chequer Mead for a relaxed evening of hits from his legendary songbook including ‘ Made it Through The Rain’, ‘I Could Be So Good For You’ and ‘New York, New York (So Good They Named It Twice)’. Tickets: £15.50

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Masters of Dance

3 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 3rd July at 7:30pm S A Dance Academy presents Masters of Dance   A dance event like no other... Masters of Dance brings together the finest local talent for one spectacular night of dance whilst supporting local children's charity, Jigsaw (South East). Tickets: £10.00

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Elio Pace and his Band

4 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 4th July at 7:30pm The Billy Joel Songbook performed by Elio Pace and his Band   Elio Pace returns to Chequer Mead with his stunning performance of The Billy Joel Songbook. Elio opened his last tour here and is giving people the opportunity, not only to see this incredible show with his amazingly talented band, but also to celebrate Independence Day with him. If you're a Billy Joel fan, this is a show not…

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Choirpower Summer Concert

7 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 7th July at 7:30pm Choirpower, directed by Marion Shuster presents Choirpower Summer Concert   An evening of choral delights including songs from West Side Story, Oklahoma, Les Mis, HMS Pinafore and popular classics. Tickets: £10.50, Concessions: £9.00

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Step up and sing – Summer 2015 show

8 July, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 8th July at 7pm Step Up and Sing presents Summer 2015 Show   Come and enjoy and support the very talented Step Up & Sing pupils as they perform their 2015 Summer Show for you. For more information about the show and the classes, visit our website: www.stepupandsing.com Tickets: £7.50

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Richard Durrant; The Guitar Whisperer

9 July, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 9th July at 8pm Richard Durrant; The Guitar Whisperer   A chance to see the UK’s only stand up, barefoot, un-classical guitarist. Richard Durrant has the virtuosity and spontaneity to generate an electric atmosphere. With animated film, projected artwork and his own very special connection with the audience Durrant performs his new Guitar Whisperer show. The programme includes: JS Bach - Chaconne in Dm, Debussy - Reverie & Arabesque, Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells,…

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The Dutch Swing College Band

10 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 10th July at 7:30pm The Dutch Swing College Band   Officially launched on D-Day, 5th May 1945, the Dutch Swing College Band have created over 100 albums and have appeared at festivals, theatre and even for royalty! The world’s longest established international jazz band are performing for their 70th Anniversary. Join them for a fun-filled evening of soulful jazz. Tickets: £18.00 Concessions: £16.00

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Hollywood and Beyond

11 July, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 11th July at 7pm Bullfrog Productions presents Hollywood and Beyond   “Hollywood and Beyond” explores arguably the most exciting genre of American film renowned as ‘The Golden Age of Hollywood’. From the Golden age right through to modern movie adaptations of iconic Broadway musicals, we bring to the stage “Hollywood and Beyond”. Be prepared for an evening of glitz, glamour and toe-tapping tunes as we journey into the world of musical theatre through the…

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A GRAND NIGHT OUT – Hosted by Richard Stilgoe

11 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Popular entertainer Richard Stilgoe has spent fifty years charming audiences with his infectious mix of music and wit. Join him as he hosts a fantastic evening of original songs and humorous poems featuring talented young people from the Orpheus Centre and the popular inChoir singers.

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Ballerinas On Broadway

15 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 15th July at 7:30pm Ballet Virtuoso and Janet Lewis Enterprises presents Ballerinas On Broadway   Directed by Janet Lewis MBE, this gem of a ballet company presents the professional principal dancers from the award winning English Youth Ballet who appear throughout the UK in EYB’s full length classical ballets. Virtuoso is an exciting and contrasting evening ranging from the romantic ballet era of Les Sylphides through to Gershwin-Motion Pictures Hollywood musicals. The white and…

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Andre Rieu’s Maastricht Concert – Broadcast

18 July, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 18th July at 7pm Andre Rieu’s Maastricht Concert Affectionately known as 'The King of Waltz', André performs every year in front of thousands of fans set amongst the beautiful medieval backdrop of his beautiful home town of Maastricht, in The Netherlands. As always, André is joined by his famous Johann Strauss Orchestra, his Soprano's, Tenors and some very special guests. The Maastricht concerts are André's most popular concerts of the year with his most…

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Everyman – NT Live

21 July, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 21st July at 7pm NT Live presents Everyman   Everyman is successful, popular and riding high when Death comes calling. He is forced to abandon the life he has built and embark on a last, frantic search to recruit a friend, anyone, to speak in his defence. But Death is close behind, and time is running out. One of the great primal, spiritual myths, Everyman asks whether it is only in death that we…

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Peter Howarth

22 July, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 22nd July at 8pm Peter Howarth   Over the past few months Peter has once again been touring as the lead singer with the legendary "Hollies" throughout Scandinavia and once again in the UK. During this period he has also been co writing and recording with Bobby Elliot (from The Hollies). Their composition, "Skylarks" features on the band’s new album "The Hollies at 50" 2015 sees Peter back out on the road with his…

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Whole Lotta Led

23 July, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 23rd July at 7:30pm Good Times Promotions present Whole Lotta Led The UK's longest running, professional tribute to Led Zeppelin Now in their nineteenth year Whole Lotta Led are undeniably the UK’s leading tribute to Led Zeppelin with their customary two and half hour shows receiving universal acclaim from Zeppelin lovers the length and breadth of the UK. This show will see the band featuring songs from Led Zeppelin’s critically acclaimed double album, 'Physical…

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Pongos Party

26 July, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Sunday 26th July at 1:30pm Pongos Party   You are invited to... MARTY MACDONALD'S FARM for PONGO'S PARTY! With CBeebies’ Justin Fletcher and Nicole Davis as the voices of Pongo the Pig and Molly-Moo the Cow! Today is the day that Pongo the Pig has been waiting for - that's right, it's his birthday! He's been dropping hints to his friends all year, so is looking forward to a fantastic party... but the trouble is,…

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August 2015

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

1 August, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 1st August at 2pm & 6pm Ariel Company Theatre 2015 Summer Workshop presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat By Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber The story is based on the “coat of many colours” story of Joseph from the Bible’s Book of Genesis. This all time classic is one not to miss. “Any Dream Will Do”! Tickets: £11.50, Concessions: £10.00, Student: £9.00 Child: £6.00

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

1 August, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 1st August at 2pm & 6pm Ariel Company Theatre 2015 Summer Workshop presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat By Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber The story is based on the “coat of many colours” story of Joseph from the Bible’s Book of Genesis. This all time classic is one not to miss. “Any Dream Will Do”! Tickets: £11.50, Concessions: £10.00, Student: £9.00 Child: £6.00

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Animal Alphabet

3 August, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Monday 3rd August at 2pm Richard Digance presents Animal Alphabet   Animal Alphabet, which began life as a BBC series of 6 programmes is now set for the theatre stage. It's fun, educational and fully interactive with any audience. All you need to do is join in!! Animal Alphabet brings together its writer and creator, BAFTA nominated Richard Digance, with actress, Nicky Kemp, from the animated TV series The Tidings, in which they originally worked…

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Last of the Summer Wine

6 August, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 6th August at 7:30pm Last of the Summer Wine   Treading the Boards is the story of two men, father and son, who made comedy television history. 'Last of the Summer Wine' was the world's longest running television comedy series. Bill Owen charmed audiences with his characterisation of 'Compo' in the series for 27 years – up on his passing, his son Tom joined the series and subsequently made history. Through narrative, film, photograph…

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An A-Z of Musicals

11 August, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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The West End comes to Chequer Mead. A humorous and informative look through the wonderful world of the musicals.

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Basil Brush; The Full on Fox Tour

12 August, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 12th August at 11:00am and 2:30pm Basil Brush; The Full on Fox Tour   Basil Brush is a star with an outstanding ability to entertain and make people of all ages laugh and smile. He’s cheeky, irreverent, charming, naughty, quick-witted, scheming and foxy, but at the same time he’s kind, caring and affectionate. Basil has celebrated over 50 years in entertainment and The Basil Brush Show on BBC TV has been seen by millions…

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Basil Brush; The Full on Fox Tour

12 August, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Wednesday 12th August at 11:00am and 2:30pm Basil Brush; The Full on Fox Tour   Basil Brush is a star with an outstanding ability to entertain and make people of all ages laugh and smile. He’s cheeky, irreverent, charming, naughty, quick-witted, scheming and foxy, but at the same time he’s kind, caring and affectionate. Basil has celebrated over 50 years in entertainment and The Basil Brush Show on BBC TV has been seen by millions…

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Disney’s Cinderella

22 August, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 22nd August at 2pm and 6pm Bullfrog Summer School presents Disney’s Cinderella   Disney's "rags to riches" story charms its way to the stage, fairy godmother and mice in tow. The timeless fairy tale becomes a new audience favourite in Disney’s Cinderella, an adaptation of the treasured animated film. Poor Cinderella mistreated by her wicked stepmother and stepsisters is denied a chance to go to the royal ball. With a little help from her…

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Disney’s Cinderella

22 August, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 22nd August at 2pm and 6pm Bullfrog Summer School presents Disney’s Cinderella   Disney's "rags to riches" story charms its way to the stage, fairy godmother and mice in tow. The timeless fairy tale becomes a new audience favourite in Disney’s Cinderella, an adaptation of the treasured animated film. Poor Cinderella mistreated by her wicked stepmother and stepsisters is denied a chance to go to the royal ball. With a little help from her…

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September 2015

The Beaux Stratagem

3 September, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Thursday 3rd September at 7pm National Theatre Live presents The Beaux Stratagem   Simon Godwin (Man and Superman) directs George Farquhar's wild comedy of love and cash. The ‘Beaux’: Mr Aimwell and Mr Archer, two charming, dissolute young men who have blown their fortunes in giddy London. Shamed and debt-ridden, they flee to provincial Lichfield. Their ‘Stratagem’: to marry for money.   Lodged at the local inn, posing as master and servant, they encounter a…

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And This Is My Friend, Mr Laurel

11 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 11th September at 7:30pm KPS Productions & The Finishing Touch Company presents …..And This Is My Friend, Mr Laurel By Gail Louw and Jeffrey Holland   Fulfilling a long held desire to pay tribute to his hero Stan Laurel, Jeffrey Holland tells this intriguing, funny and often poignant tale of friendship, love and dedication about one of Hollywood’s great film comedians.   Jeffrey (Hi-de-Hi, You Rang M'Lord) stars in this one-man show about friendship,…

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Leo Sayer

12 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 12th September at 7:30pm Leo Sayer – The Restless Years Tour   Grammy award winning, international chart-topping, British music legend Leo Sayer will be performing throughout the UK this autumn in support of his latest album Restless Years.   Known the world over for his army of hits which include Thunder In My Heart, Moonlighting, One Man Band, I Can’t Stop Loving You and the transatlantic number ones, When I Need You and and…

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Aida

15 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 15th September at 7:30pm Verdi's AIDA on Sydney Harbour OPERA AUSTRALIA IN CINEMAS   In AIDA, Verdi masterfully puts the intimate affairs of the heart against the grandeur of the universe: where kingdoms rise and fall and the sands of time grind onwards. There could be no grander setting for such an opera than Sydney Harbour itself, awash with the light of the city and the Sydney Opera House silhouetted against the setting sun.…

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The Fortunes

18 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 18th September at 7:30pm   The Fortunes Past & Present 2015 tour Iconic hit Band of the 60s and 70s, with their worldwide hits including "You’ve Got Your Troubles" "Here It Comes Again" "Storm In A Teacup" "Here Comes That Rainy Day Feeling Again” “Seasons in the Sun” “Freedom Come Freedom Go” presents a brand new show! This intimate show will include not only all The Fortunes fabulous hits, but anecdotes & stories drawn…

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Simply Musical

19 September, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Saturday 19th September at 2pm & 7:30pm Rising Stars Adult Theatre Company presents Simply Musical   Having recently brought their production of Sweet Charity to Chequer Mead, the adult theatre company, Rising Stars, returns with their third musical mix extravaganza. The show is full of songs and dances from hit musicals including Shrek, Wicked, The Producers, Les Miserables, West Side Story, Mary Poppins, Book Of Mormon, Next To Normal, Barnum, Chicago, Sister Act, Into The…

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Barbara Dickson, with Nick Holland

22 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead |  Tuesday 22nd September at 8pm Barbara Dickson, with Nick Holland   From her roots in the Scottish folk scene of the late 1960’s through to mainstream chart success with hits including ‘Answer Me’, ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’, ‘Caravans’, ‘January, February’ and the million-selling number one single, ‘I Know Him So Well’, Barbara Dickson has long since cemented her status as one of the UK’s best-loved performers.   As Scotland’s best-selling female album artist she…

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The Blunter Brothers

25 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Friday 25th September at 7:30pm THE BLUNTER BROTHERS Enjoy classic Funk, Soul and Motown with the Blunter Brothers, one of the UK’s mst popular function bands featuring hits from Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Ray Charles and more. This special charity concert is in aid of the Little Princess Trust, a charity providing real hair wigs to boys and girls who have lost their own hair due to cancer treatments.  During the concert, the event organiser,…

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Coriolanus

29 September, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chequer Mead, De La Warr Rd
East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BS United Kingdom
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Chequer Mead, East Grinstead | Tuesday 29th September at 7pm NT Live presents Coriolanus by William Shakespeare   National Theatre Live’s 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand. Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, War Horse (film), BBC's The Hollow Crown) in the title role, directed by the Donmar's Artistic Director Josie Rourke. The full company includes Jacqueline Boatswain,…

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