CHILDREN’S EVENT: The Jungle Book Arts and Craft Workshop | Thursday 15 February

Send the little ones along to enjoy some children’s art workshops related to themes and characters in Kipling’s classic The Jungle Book, led by local artist Jessame Coulson.

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This is a drop and leave session with a small snack provided.

Jessame will be exploring themes from the Jungle Book: animals, nature, jazz, and dance. Children can enjoy a mixture of expressive, messy based artwork and craft activities like mask and animal making inspired by the well-known characters from the book and films. Jessame will also lead some games.

Ticket includes materials. Parents will be asked to fill out an emergency contact form when dropping off with any allergies or special needs specified.

Children can bring their creations to the film screening on the following day.

 

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CHILDREN’S EVENT: The Jungle Book Arts and Craft Workshop

£6 advance, £8 on the door

Ages 4-9

10:30 – 12:30

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

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 1330, film starts at 1400

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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

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 1900

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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: 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 1930

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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 Festival, 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 2000

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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

THEATRE: The Boadicea of Britannia Street | Friday 2 March

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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THEATRE: The Boadicea of Britannia Street

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

Doors open at 1930

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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: Steve Knightley ‘Songs and Stories’ 2018 Tour | Friday 9 March 7.30pm

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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 : 7.30pm

All 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: Buster Shuffle | Friday 16 March

Cockney ska and pop, with an authentic rock and roll sound is served up by dancefloor favourites Buster Shuffle

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Their new album was mixed by Adele’s producer, Paul Epworth and Jamie Ellis (Florence & The Machine, The Rifles). Their effortless fusion of ska and indie pop (think Madness crossed with Blur) have secured them shows at every major UK festival including Bestival and Glastonbury. Buster Shuffle built their reputation touring the UK with The Holloways, The Wombats, Goldie Lookin’ Chain and Chas ‘n’ Dave, before signing to EMI. Uncut magazine gave debut album ‘Our Night Out’ four stars with airplay on BBC Radio and XFM (where frontman Jet Baker was a regular on Danny Wallace’s breakfast show). They have performed across Europe from Berlin to Vienna, and have supported Lee Scratch Perry, Frank Turner,  the Drop Kick Murphys and Madness

‘You’ll enjoy this knees-up bar-room stomp’ ~ The Guardian

Take my word for it, they’re rocking’ ~ The Sun

‘A verve and feel for 2-tone foundations laid by early Specials’ THE DAILY MIRROR

‘Piano-bashing Cockney mayhem’ THE TIMES

 

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MUSIC: Buster Shuffle

£7 advance, £9 on the door

Doors open at 1930

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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: Rock for Heroes | Saturday 17 March

Rock For Heroes is a live music event with a professional live band performing rock hits from the 60s to 90s.

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Why see 10 tribute acts, when you can see one that performs all the hits, by all the biggest bands?

The band will be performing music from artists such as Dire Straits, Status Quo, Queen, David Bowie, Madonna, Spandau Ballet, Bryan Adams,

Elton John, Simple Minds and many more. Rock For Heroes pays tribute to legends in music, while raising money for charity.

In celebration of “ Help For Heroes”, join this full live rock band with superb singers, and rock for our heroes.

 

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MUSIC: Rock for Heroes £18 advance / £21 on the door (TF discount applies)

Doors open at 1830, show starts 1930

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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

COMMUNITY EVENT: Lyme Regis Beer Festival | Friday 30 to Saturday 31 March

Local brewers Gyle 59, Lyme Regis Brewery and Art Brew present the Lyme Regis Beer Festival – a huge selection of the finest drinks with live music.

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The Lyme Regis Beer Festival is always busy and the most interesting breweries from around the country compete to supply guest beers and ciders.

There are dozens of ales and craft beers available for connoisseurs or those with a passing interest. There will be live music on both days too, with performances from the best local acts such as Adam Sweet, Hot Java, Delta Tango 7, and Daniela Ruettinger.

Come along to the Marine for a great community event.

 

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COMMUNITY EVENT: Lyme Regis Beer Festival

£5 entry each day

Doors open from 1200 to 2300 each day

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