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Scooby-Doo & The Mystery of the Pyramid at The Mayflower, Southampton, May 22-25.

Scooby-Doo & The Mystery of the Pyramid at The Mayflower, Southampton, May 22-25.

First published in Leisure News

THEATRE

THE ANVIL, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 01256 844244) Science Museum Live: The Energy Show. Friday & Saturday.

THE HAYMARKET, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 01256 844244) Jesus Christ Superstar. Until Saturday.

Carrie’s War. May 22-24.

CENTRAL STUDIO, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 418318) Alice, 7pm. Tuesday.

Sold, 7pm. May 22.

PROTEUS CREATION SPACE, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 01256 321621) Stories from ‘The Travelling Talesman’ incorporating ‘Away With The Fairies’, 6.30pm. Tuesday.

Cinema: Nebraska (15). 2pm. Wednesday; Much Ado About Nothing (12A). 7.30pm. May 22.

THE LIGHTS, ANDOVER (Box Office 01264 368368) Encore. 7.30pm. May 22.

THEATRE ROYAL, WINCHESTER (Box Office 01962 840 440) High Society. Until Saturday.

Nora and I, 7.30pm. Monday.

The Energy Show. May 21-22.

WATERMILL THEATRE, NEWBURY (Box Office 01635 46044) The Box Theatre Company – The Canterbury Tales. Until Saturday.

A Bunch of Amateurs. May 22-June 18.

THE HEXAGON, READING (Box Office 0118 960 6060) Sainsbury Singers present: Carousel. Until Saturday.

SALISBURY PLAYHOUSE, SALISBURY (Box Office 01722 320 333) Betty Blue Eyes. Until Saturday.

The Hiss & Boo Music Hall Show. May 22-24.

THE MILL AT SONNING, SONNING EYE, READING (Box Office 0118 969 8000) Enchanted April. Until Saturday.

YVONNE ARNAUD THEATRE, GUILDFORD (Box Office 01483 44000) Carrie’s War. Until Saturday.

Bollo’s Birthday Surprise, 11am & 2pm, Mill Studio. Saturday.

Dial M for Murder. May 20-24.

THE MAYFLOWER, SOUTHAMPTON (Box Office 023 8071 1811) Let It Be. Until Saturday.

Scooby-Doo & The Mystery of the Pyramid. May 22-25.

 

MUSIC

Vic’s Jukebox – The Tea Bar, London Road, Basingstoke. Friday.

That Vibe presents Live Vibe – four bands including Fire Road + Mind Museum – Sanctuary, London Street, Basingstoke. Friday.

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman – 7.30pm, in The Forge, at The Anvil, Basingstoke. Friday.

The Generations with Robin Scott – 7.30pm, United Reformed Church, London Street, Basingstoke. Tickets £10 on door. Saturday.

Voodoo Room – paying tribute to both Jimi Hendrix & Cream – 8pm, Central Studio, Queen Mary’s College, Basingstoke. Saturday.

Top Banana – The Tea Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Saturday.

Amanda Shires – 7.30pm, in The Forge, at The Anvil, Basingstoke. Saturday.

Old Skool Classics, Friday; R & B + UK G, Saturday, Plush Lounge Bar, Wote Street, Basingstoke.

Johnny Marvel’s Blues Groove – Rhu Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Rockbitch + That Vibe Collaboration gig ‘I Like the Go Go + Weak Nerves – Sanctuary, London Street, Basingstoke. Tuesday.

At the Hop, Drivin & Jivin 50s Tour – 7.45pm, The Lights, Andover. Friday.

Fleetwood Bac + Too Pretty – The Brook, Southampton. Friday.

Trish Clowes Trio – Corn Exchange, Newbury. Friday.

Ben Waters Band – 7.45pm, The Lights, Andover. Saturday.

Perfect Alibi – The Brook, Southampton. Saturday.

Gwyneth Herbert and her Band – Corn Exchange, Newbury. Saturday.

Ruarri Joseph – The Railway, Winchester. Saturday.

Hue and Cry – The Brook, Southampton. Sunday.

Dawn of Midi + Stoddler + The Crinkils – doors open 8pm, South Street, Reading. Tuesday.

Taking Care of Elvis: Starring Ben Portsmouth – 7.30pm, The Hexagon, Reading. Tuesday.

Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra – 7.30pm, The Hexagon, Reading. Wednesday.

Sean Webster Band, Cellar Bar, Farnham Maltings, Farnham. May 22.

 

COMEDY

Central Comedy with Matthew Bayliss – 7.30pm, Central Studio, Queen Mary’s College, Basingstoke. Friday.

Scoundrel’s Comedy Club – 8pm, South Street, Reading. Friday.

Omid Djalili Live– 8pm, The Point, Eastleigh. Friday.

Craig Campbell’s Thrilling Mic Hunt! – 8pm, The Lights, Andover. Wednesday.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Love – Divine Love – exhibition by Noel Took showcasing her own poetry plus work by those who have inspired her – The Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Free admission. Until June 21.

Paul Kidby Discworld and Beyond – this exhibition showcases the wonderful book covers and illustrations for Pratchett’s novels – The Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Until June 28.

‘Spinning a Yarn-Weaving a Story’ with Janet SteerWhitchurch Silk Mill, Winchester Street, Whitchurch. Until May 31.

Summer Exhibition: Allie Giles, Russell Bignold, Fergus Channon & John Whybrown – 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday by appointment. 01256 884800. Until June 18.

Journeys through Stitch exhibition – Andover Museum, Andover. Until June 21.

 

FAMILY FUN

South Ham Fun Day – 1pm-4pm, Aldworth School, Western Way, Basingstoke. Saturday.

 

OUT AND ABOUT

Jumble & Plant Sale – from 10am, in the Methodist Church Hall, Silchester. Saturday.

Basingstoke Masonic Centre Open Day – 10am-4pm, Basingstoke Masonic Centre, 9 Victoria Street, Basingstoke. Saturday.

Basingstoke Rotary Charity Walk – starting at 9am, from the Communication Mast, Hannington, Kingsclere. Sunday.

Popley Festival – 11am-4pm, Carpenters Down, Popley, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Countryside Day – Sparsholt College, Westley Lane, Winchester. Saturday.

Record & CD Fair – from 10am, The Lights, Andover. Saturday.

 

OTHER EVENTS

Basingstoke Discovery Centre: Friday, 10am- 1pm, Craft Club; Monday Meet Up, 1.30pm- 3pm; Tuesday, 10am-noon, Family History Drop-in Surgery; Wednesday, 10am-2pm, Know Your Blood Pressure.

North Downs Lacemakers – Demonstrations, Whitchurch Silk Mill, Winchester Street, Basingstoke. Friday.

Time Flies: The Heathrow Story, with author and journalist Alan Gallop – fascinating history of Heathrow from its pioneering first days in bruised and battered post-war West London, right up to its present – Basingstoke Discovery Centre, Festival Place. Costs £3. May 22.

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