Tuesday, 17 January 2012

Boudoir Burlesque


Boudoir Burlesque
Date: 21st April 2012
Times 8pm-1am
Venue:-  Crown and Anchor, upstairs  private event room.

Expect the usual blend of beautifully choreographed routines from the Pretty Little Horse Breakers and the Boudoir Belles plus live bands and DJs. This year will also see newcomers such as the chaps and Kitty Galore!
On the night there will be a mini burlesque boutique where you can purchase your burlesque fineries such as tassels and fascinators.  There will also be a burlesque inspired photo booth & costume area where you & your friends can immortalise yourselves as dandies or burlesque beauties!  A professional photographer will shoot & print your photo there & then for a suggested donation per head, proceeds of which will go to Breast Cancer Awareness.
In support of this charity some beautiful ladies will be circulating the venue peddling moustaches of a certain distinction & garters to be worn above the knee! Please give generously.
Over 18s only.
R.O.A.R. (Right Of Admission Reserved)
Dress code – Dress to impress 1950’s glamour and chaps with moustaches a plenty.
Tickets £12 available from "http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/20116

Roy Bailey & Tony Benn

Roy Bailey & Tony Benn "The Writing on the Wall"
Saturday 14th April
Birley Centre
Seats £18.50 & £21.50

The Writing On The Wall is a collaboration between two eminent traditionalists.

Tony Benn, now in his 87th year, is Britain’s longest serving MP.
Famously outspoken and often controversial, he spent 50 years in parliament, many of those on the front benches.

Advance booking for the above show can ONLY be made at the Hailsham Pavilion – 01323 841414

Rag Mama Rag

Rag Mama Rag Friday 13th April
Upstairs at the Lamb
Seats £15.00

A barnstorming mix of 20's and 30's Mississippi Blues and East Coast Ragtime from the French based duo.

Advance booking for the above show can ONLY be made at the Hailsham Pavilion – 01323 841414

Wednesday, 11 January 2012


Art 22 Open House Art and Sculpture

20 Clifford Avenue, BN21 1XL
Tel: 01323 727723
Well known group of artists exhibiting a very varied selection of their work in a friendly atmosphere with delicious refreshments

Open first three weekends  10.30am – 5pm

Karen Tweed at The Lamb Folk Club


The Lamb Inn, 36 High Street, Old Town BN21 1HH
Tel: 01323 728268
One of the UK’s finest accordion players, Karen’s extraordinary performances are full of surprises and explore the beauty of folk music from the British Isles and Scandinavia
18 April   8.30pm – 11pm
Tickets £6 on the door

Tuesday, 3 January 2012

If you're an Eastbourne Festival Artist, illustrator or photographer and you'd like to showcase your work here, please email me at mandy@eastbournefestival.co.uk

Eastbourne Festival - Paul Liddiard


During The Eastbourne Festival many local artists open their homes and/or studios to the public, offering a unique glimpse into the working life of the Artist. 

Amongst those participating in Festival 2012 is Paul Liddiard.  Paul describes his work as:-
'Near-Miniature' paintings reflecting the sea and coasts around Britiain, especially the Eastbourne area.

Pauls work will be on view at 20 Letheren Place during the first two weekends of the Festival.