This Tony-winning smash re-imagines Gershwin for the modern age

I loved reading your diary! Respectful but with a great sense of humor in expressing the sometimes bizarre Ugandan culture and practice. You make me miss home sooooo much…..

The Tony Award-winning comedy about besting The Bard
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Malewa is delicious! I fell in love with it the first time I tasted it. You should really look out for an opportunity to try it. Great post, by the way! 🙂


The mad-cap comedy comes direct from Broadway!

Gershwin, Twain, and more collide in this evening of song and literature
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22. Lake Victoria. The world’s second largest freshwater lake – and the largest on the African continent – is where we taught our dogs to swim. Even as my feet crunched onto the tiny snails on the lake bed, I seem to have so far avoided ! Can dogs catch it too?


Uihlein Hall, Jun 26 - Jul 1, 2018

The jazz and rhythm and blues star opens the Jazz Jurassica Festival in a special concert One of a very select number of UK tour dates, Georgie Fame appears in the intimate setting of Marine Theatre. With a blend of jazz and R&B, Georgie Fame has consistently worked in the highest musical circles and has become a true icon of the British music scene. So far there have been more than twenty albums and fourteen hit singles, including three Top Ten hits: Yeh Yeh, Get Away, and The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde.

Uihlein Hall, Oct 16 - 21, 2018

Right on the seafront in beautiful Lyme Regis, where you can see bands, films, comedians, plays, and community-led events – or just admire the view.

Uihlein Hall, Opens Oct 1, 2019

Acclaimed comedy duo Stiff and Kitsch bring their Edinburgh show to Dorset. Adele Is Younger Than Us is the culmination of years of optimistic frustration wedged into an hour of musical stand-up. Watch as Sally and Rhiannon emerge from the cocoon of long and painful adolescence into the world of womanhood, only to realise they weren’t Adele-like butterflies at all.

Uihlein Hall, Feb 12 - 17, 2019

As one of the shiny new fighter jets flies over my house, no doubt practising for this Tuesday’s independence day fly-past, I’m mulling over the week-end papers, full of stories about Uganda@50 and what the last 50 years of independence have meant to Uganda. Is the country better or worse off as an independent nation? What does the future hold? Will the celebrations be hijacked by anti-government protesters? Will there be tears before bedtime?

Uihlein Hall, Nov 20 - 25, 2018

On May Day Bank Holiday weekend, come for a country knees-up with ceilidh band Red Shed. They are playing all night long. Join us at the Marine as welcome Red Shed back to Lyme Regis; the band has played at the Marine at our New Year parties.