Your guide to What’s On in the area between July 25 and July 31

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First published in Leisure News

THEATRE

THE HAYMARKET, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 01256 844244) Fusion Dance Academy, 7.30pm. Friday & Saturday.

Annie. July 31-August 2.

THE ANVIL, BASINGSTOKE (Box Office 01256 844244) Scooby-Doo! (pictured). Friday-Sunday.

THE HEXAGON, READING (Box Office 0118 960 6060) The Sooty Show, 11am & 2.30pm. Tuesday. The Closure of Craig Solly – A Dark Monologue by Russell Kane (South Street), 8pm. Wednesday.

CORN EXCHANGE, NEWBURY (Box Office 0845 5218 218) The Bee Man of Orn. Saturday.

Old Macdonald Had A Farm, 1.30pm. Sunday.

Morgan & West: Time Travelling Magicians, 7.30pm. Sunday.

Small Fables, 11am. Tuesday. The Selfish Giant, 11am. Wednesday.

NEW VICTORIA THEATRE, WOKING (Box Office 0844 871 7677) Tonight’s the Night. Until Saturday.

April In Paris. July 29-August 2.

WATERMILL THEATRE, NEWBURY (Box Office 01635 46044) Calamity Jane. Until September 6.

THE MILL AT SONNING, SONNING EYE, READING (Box Office 0118 969 8000) Stone Cold Murder. Until Saturday.

Last Confessions of a Scallywag. July 31-September 27.

THE MAYFLOWER, SOUTHAMPTON (Box Office 023 8071 1811) The Lion King. Until September 6.

 

MUSIC

It’s A Vinyl Thing – The Tea Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Saturday.

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

Outta Town – line-up of local performers including Robyn Leate – White Hart, Worting Road, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Afternoon Tea & Jazz with the Mike Miller Jazz Trio – 1pm-5pm, Café Vivo, 7pm-9.30pm, The Tea Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Legend – The Brook, Southampton. Friday.

SC4M: John Fullbright – The Railway, Winchester. Friday.

I Found Loving – Jazz Café, Madejski Stadium, Reading. Saturday.

Wonder Band – Stevie Wonder tribute – The Brook, Southampton. Saturday.

Club night playing post-punk, fuzz, C86, goth, electronic, indie pop and industrial – South Street, Reading. Saturday.

Roots Open Mic Night – The Railway, Winchester. Monday.

Dom Duff – The Railway, Winchester. Tuesday.

 

COMEDY

Comedy Night – The Tea Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Tickets £12. Friday.

Dawn French: 30 Million Minutes Tour – 7.30pm, The Hexagon, Reading. Friday-Sunday.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Bronzes for the World: the Morris Singer Foundry – 10am-4pm, Tuesdays to Saturdays, The Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Until August 23.

The Artists Rifles exhibitionSainsbury Gallery, The Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Until September 27.

Dream Weavers by Joanna Rose Tidey – 10.30am-5pm (not Mondays), Whitchurch Silk Mill, Winchester Street, Whitchurch. Until August 31.

 

FAMILY FUN

Make A Mythical Maze Board Game – free event, 10am & 2pm, Basingstoke Discovery Centre, Festival Place. Friday.

Manydown Family Fun Maize Maize – 10am-5.30pm, Scrapps Hill Farm, Worting Road, Basingstoke. Until September 7.

4 Kingdoms Adventure Farm – family fun, from 10am-6.30pm, Newbury Road, Headley. Until November 3.

Fairy Pixie Party – Wellington Country Park, Riseley, near Reading. Saturday & Sunday.

Wild at White’s Teddy Bear’s Picnic – Family Fun – 10.30am-5.15pm, Gilbert White's House and Garden And The Oates Collection, Selborne, Alton. Until July 31.

Delve into the Dig Pits – you will be shown some basic excavation techniques and supervised in use of the trowel and object recording – Basing House, Old Basing. 01256 463965. July 29 & 31.

House Detectives – follow clues around Basing House to find the answer to an age-old mystery – Basing House, Old Basing. 01256 463965. July 29 & 31.

The Big Tree Climb – 11am, The Vyne Sherborne St John, Basingstoke. Monday & Tuesday.

Summer Holiday Fun Day – fun-packed day of activities and entertainment including secret cinema screening, getting crafty in a puppet-making workshop and a disco with lights and lasers –10am-5pm, Proteus Creation Space, Council Road, Basingstoke. Costs £15. Wednesday.

 

OUT & ABOUT

Dolly’s Vintage Summer Fair – from 10am, Elizabeth Hall, Hook. Saturday.

Vintage Market – 10am-3pm, Market Place, Basingstoke. July 31.

New Forest and Hampshire County Show – New Forest Show Ground, New Forest. July 29-31.

 

OTHER EVENTS

Hogfest and live music – 2pm-8pm, The Vine, Hannington. Sunday.

Thai Food & Crafts Festival, from 10am, War Memorial Park, Crossborough Hill, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Big Wheel 22 – starting at 9am, at Down Grange Complex, Basingstoke. Sunday.

Basingstoke Discovery Centre: Friday, 10am-1pm, Craft Club; Monday, 10am-noon. Knit & Knatter.

Café Scientifique – explore the latest ideas in science and technology –7pm-10pm, The Tea Bar, London Street, Basingstoke. Monday.

Creative Portraits Workshop – 11am-1pm & 2pm-4pm, The Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Costs £7. 01256 465902. Tuesday.

Bugsy Malone – Movie Sing Along – 5.15pm, Proteus Creation Space, Council Road, Basingstoke. Wednesday.

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