Editor’s picks, what’s on this weekend, 9-11 August
From comedy nights to local theatre, here’s what’s on this weekend near you
Tabby McTat at Rose Theatre, Kingston
Musicality at Landor Space, Clapham North
A fun-filled night of musical theatre, comedy and compering with an all-star cast at North Clapham’s quirky theatre space, The Landor. Enjoy the sun and visit the gorgeous beer garden for a pre-show Aperol.
9 August; 7.30pm; £18
Landor Space, Clapham North
The Luna Cinema at Hampton Court Palace
The stunning gardens of Hampton Court Palace will be the setting for a weekend of cinema screenings, from A Star is Born to The Greatest Showman. Be sure to pack a picnic and head down to the grounds beforehand to have an amble around the gardens, and look into the VIP packages for something special.
8-11 August; 7.15pm; £17.50
Hampton Court Palace
Open air theatre at Hatchlands Park
Bring a blanket along and a picnic and enjoy Heartbreak Productions’ outdoors adaptation of Noel Coward’s Private Lives. The story tells of a divorced couple, both honeymooning with their new spouses. They discover they’re in fact staying in adjacent rooms at the same hotel and despite a stormy relationship, they realise that they still have feelings for each other.
11 August; 6pm-8.15pm; £16
Guildford summer fair
Returning to Guildford town centre, this annual summer festival celebrates everything about the town and local area, with cycle races, a craft fair and farmers’ markets for all the family. Head to the river to catch the famous raft race.
Guildford Town Centre
Fuchsias in the glasshouse at Wisley
A colourful and exciting display of Wisley’s special fuchsia collection, which will be bursting to life this time of the year with bright pops of purple and pink.
6 July – 18 August; 10am-5.15pm