FILM: Jungle Book | Friday 16 February

This is a half-term special screening of the 1960s Disney classic at a great price.

 

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Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince Mowgli to leave the jungle for human civilisation. This is the 60s Disney animation inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s “Mowgli” story. Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce tiger, Shere Khan, is nearby, they decide to send Mowgli to a local “man tribe”. On his way to the village, Mowgli meets many animal characters in this musical tale. When Shere Khan learns of Mowgli’s presence, he tracks him down.

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FILM: Jungle Book (cert. U)

£3.50 advance, £5 on the door (subject to availability) 

Doors open at 1:30 P.M, film starts at 2 P.M.

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Seating is unallocated

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

Children must attend with an adult

COMEDY: Lyme Regis Comedy Club with Matt Richardson and guests | Saturday 17 February

Returning for its second outing at the Marine, compere Tom Glover hosts a trio of hilarious comics in a comedy club environment.

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Matt Richardson headlines the evening. He is one of the most exciting names in stand-up, hitting the circuit with fast-paced, high octane stand-up, delivered with style. Expect ‘high-wattage charisma’ (The Guardian) from the ‘hilarious and charming’ (The Mirror) host of Virgin Radio’s Drive-time show and The Xtra Factor.

‘Sharp, funny and warm’

Heat Magazine

 

James Loveridge

James Loveridge is one of the most exciting young talents in recent years; in demand as an act and an MC at the biggest comedy clubs across the UK.

James is not only an entertaining storyteller, but his cheeky and charming personality mean he can warm any room and endear himself to practically any crowd. He performed his debut hour show ‘Funny Because It’s True’ at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2014, a sold out run, it was loved by both audience and critics alike. His previous Edinburgh show ‘James Loveridge And Other Losers’ was also met with rave reviews.

“Undoubtedly the best free show that I have seen at the Fringe.” ★★★★★ Broadway Baby

Kieran Boyd

Semi-finalist in So You Think You’re Funny? (2009), Amused Moose Laugh-Off (2010), and part of Fringe favourites WitTank, Kieran has been performing his inventive, high-energy stand up across the country for five years. He gigs for Avalon, Komedia, and Highlight, and has performed in numerous shows at the Edinburgh Festival.

“Like a young Simon Amstell…Impressively funny…Terrific material”
The Scotsman

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COMEDY: Lyme Regis Comedy Club with Matt Richardson and guests

£8 advance, £10 on the door

Doors open at 7 P.M.

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Seating is unallocated

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof | Thursday 22 February

An NT Live screening starring Sienna Miller.

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Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews’ ‘thrilling revival’ (New York Times) starred Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney.

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out?

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NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

£11 Advance, £12.50 on the door

Cert 12A

Doors open at 6 P.M.

Performance starts at 7 P.M.

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Seating is unallocated

Tickets are available online above and from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information Centres.

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

 

 

MUSIC: Cara Dillon and Sam Lakeman | Friday 23 February

Irish singer Cara Dillon will perform traditional songs and her own material with her husband Sam Lakeman. This is an unusual chance to see Cara in a small venue.

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Cara Dillon occupies an enviable position at the top of her genre. The Irish singer has been captivating audiences and achieving acclaim for over 20 years. Expect traditional Irish songs, alongside Cara’s own material.

Alongside a selection of favourites from her previous releases, Cara will be performing material from her new album “Wanderer” which is a collection of moving songs recorded in an intimate setting with her husband and musical partner Sam Lakeman.

They are sung with a passion and confidence earned through a life of experience singing traditional songs. Cara’s warm and natural stage presence have made her performances something to savour for fans around the world.

 “Quite possibly the world’s most beautiful female voice” (Q Magazine).

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MUSIC: Cara Dillon & Sam Lakeman

£18 advance, £20 on the door (TF discount applies)

Doors open at 7:30 P.M.. starts 8 P.M.

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Seating is not allocated

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

MUSIC FUNDRAISER: Jess Upton and the Guilty Pleasures | Saturday 24 February

Help raise money for new music equipment at the Marine while having a great night out; what’s not to like?

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Singer Jess Upton leads this popular Dorset band, with a repertoire of soul, disco, and pop classics. The band has played at a host of festivals such Camp Bestival, and the first ever River Cottage music festival in 2016.

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MUSIC FUNDRAISER: Jess Upton and the Guilty Pleasures

£10 advance, £12 on the door (TF discount applies)

Doors open at 8 P.M., starts 8:30 P.M.

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Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

MUSIC: Jazz in the Bar ~ Township Jazz with Neil Maya | Sunday 25 February – SOLD OUT

Acclaimed jazz pianist Philip Clouts continues his intimate series of shows in our cosy bar.

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Saxophonist Neil Maya and pianist Philip Clouts have assembled a set which features music from the greats of South Africa including Abdullah Ibrahim, Miriam Makeba, and Hugh Masakela.

Philip Clouts was born in Cape Town and has loved South African jazz from childhood. The music has influenced his own playing and composing in the worldbeat group Zubop, and more recently in the Philip Clouts Quartet. “It’s a great pleasure to revisit some of my original sources of inspiration for this evening” says Clouts. “We’ll be playing pieces that connect directly to the audience – they are very melodic, with catchy rhythms”

“Emotionally-felt, highly listenable melodies and improvisations which colourfully lift the spirits” Adrian Pallant

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~ SOLD OUT ~

MUSIC: Jazz in the Bar – Township Jazz with Neil Maya           

£8 advance, £12 on the door

Doors open at 7 P.M., Show starts at 8 P.M.

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Seating is unallocated

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

THEATRE: The Boadicea of Britannia Street | Friday 2 March ~ POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER

As part of our celebrations of International Women’s Day, the Marine presents a funny and touching play about female friendshipTBOBS graphic_3Local journalist Fran, PE teacher Penny, shy librarian Janet, and feisty Annie form a writing group. Inspired by the historical figure Boadicea, these women face their demons, overcome their enemies, and move on as friends to a better future.

This is a special production by the Somerleigh Players in association with Dorchester Arts, and the play was written by Ade Morriss.

About the company

Somerleigh Players are made of a mixture of people who have had a professional connection to the theatre (ie acting in professional productions, Edinburgh Festival, regional theatre, and professional costume and lighting experience etc), have had training at degree level and people who have come to acting later and discovered a real love of acting.

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WE REGRET THIS PERFORMANCE HAS HAD TO BE POSTPONED DUE TO THE WEATHER

THEATRE: The Boadicea of Britannia Street

£9 advance, £11 on the door (TF discount applies)

Doors open at 7:30 P.M., starts 8 P.M.

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Seating is unallocated

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

MUSIC: Ain’t I a Woman | Thursday 8 March

Ain’t I A Woman is a choir of professional female singers, which performs alongside two community choirs in this unique concert.

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It marks International Women’s Day as well as celebrating 100 years since women’s vote.

They will perform new songs especially for the project about the physicality, spirituality and social context of being a woman, as well as celebrating the stories of inspirational women.They will explore what it means to be a woman, and sing about fertility, motherhood, sexual orientation, gender identity, work, and equal pay.  

It’s presented by Wren Music, a Devon-based charity with a mission to work with music and culture in order to celebrate identity and diversity.  Wren is a music charity with over 30 years’ experience in delivering all aspects of community music. Their mission is to work with music and culture in order to educate, to inspire creativity, to promote inclusion and to celebrate identity and diversity.

 

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MUSIC: Ain’t I a Woman

£10 advance, £9 advance for Theatre Friends, £13 on the door

Doors open at 7:30 P.M., starts 8 P.M.

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MUSIC: Steve Knightley ‘Songs and Stories’ 2018 Tour | Friday 9 March

Steve Knightley

In his highly anticipated 2018 solo tour ‘Songs & Stories’, multi-award-winning songwriter Steve Knightley invites his audience on a musical journey, charting the winding roads of his unrivalled career. The Show of Hands frontman (One of the great English bands – Peter Gabriel) showcases a set-list with songs such as Cousin Jack, AIG and Country Life with his special musicianship.

In a rare glimpse into the personal playlist of a songwriting legend, Knightley also pays tribute to some of his influences along the way, from Dylan to Radiohead.

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Doors open : 7:00 P.M, show starts 7:30 P.M.

All advance tickets: £18

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

MUSIC: Jazz Jurassica | Jazz Supper with Duncan Anselm Quartet with Nigel Price| Saturday 10 March

Bandleader and alto saxophonist, Duncan Anselm, recreates the Blue Note era with swinging American standards, alongside his own compositions. This is up-tempo cool jazz with lively solos at their best. For this special show, they’ll be joined by special guest, Nigel Price, one of the most gifted guitarists playing on the UK jazz scene. It promises to be a suitable finale to Jazz Jurassica’s second season.

Nigel Price

Nigel Price

Duncan’s band plays hard grooving tunes penned by the likes of Hank Mobley, Thelonious Monk and Sonny Clark.

Award winning jazz guitarist Nigel Price started his career in his early 20s, touring with various reggae and funk bands before settling on a solo guitar career and turning his attention to jazz. Citing early influences as Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, John McLaughlin and the Mahavishnu Orchestra, Nigel honed his craft by attending gigs and sitting in with the players of the time.

He spent ten years with acid jazz outfit The Filthy Six, was a member of James Taylor’s band for 3 years and performed with David Axelrod.

He has picked up a Parliamentary Jazz Award (Best Jazz Ensemble, 2010), a nomination for a British Jazz Award (Best Guitarist, 2014) and a British Jazz Award (Best Guitarist, 2016) along the way.

Nigel is a regular performer at London’s Ronnie Scott’s.

Adrian Smith (bass), Richard Jenkins (piano), Andy Chapman (drums), Duncan Anselm (sax), Nigel Price (guitar)

Tickets: £22 + b/f  includes 2-course supper courtesy of Dottie Kitchen

Advance booking is essential to secure your table from 01297 442138 or online here:

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Timings:

Doors: 6.30

Supper: 7-8pm

Music: 8pm onwards

Ends: 10pm

Tickets are available online above or from Lyme Regis and Bridport Tourist Information centres in person or on the phone

Booking Hotline: 01297 442138

Booking Fee may apply

 

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