Category: Entertainment

Buskers wanted for bandstand gigs

Buskers and bands are being invited to take part in this summer’s season of gigs at the Leigh Rd bandstand. The Southampton Co-Operative (SoCo) music project is once again organising the popular weekend public concerts for Eastleigh Borough Council. SoCo are looking for bands, solo performers and ensembles to ‘fill the town with music’ for…

The Amazons light up Southampton’s Joiners

The Amazons played to a sold out Southampton crowd last Thursday (2nd March) and it was a night to remember for all fans. Toreador were first up and they played such an awesome set, they really knew how to get the crowd going. They played some new music to try and kick off the night’s…

Feeder set for O2 Guildhall Southampton show

FEEDER (Grant Nicholas & Taka Hirose) announced their return last year after a four-year hiatus in glorious style, celebrating their highest chart position since 2008 with 9th record All Bright Electric. All Bright Electric is a true statement of intent representing an even bigger, more exciting FEEDER who found a fresh lease of life in making this breathtaking new record. The album became their 7th top 10…

Common People announces line up

Common People, the ultimate bank holiday bonanza is back on Southampton Common for our third two-day metropolitan adventure, uniting the community through music, art and good times. Produced with love by the creators of Bestival, Common People 2017 is set to kick off the festival seasonal with a proper party this 27th & 28th May.…

Busted and Natives wows Portsmouth’s Guildhall

Busted entertained a packed Portsmouth Guildhall on Monday night as they brought their tour buddies, New Forest band Natives alongside them. Natives got the show off to a great start with awesome energy as they each put 110% from the start and they sung Chasing Lions. Songs such as Pray,which was a really awesome track…

Psychic Sally set to wow O2 Guildhall Southampton

  Britain’s best-loved psychic takes to the road for a record-breaking eighth consecutive year to bring amazing moments and spooky insights to audiences in Southampton. Sally Morgan’s new tour, Call Me Psychic, builds on her years of experience as the UK’s most popular touring medium. She brings the dead to life with her trademark sense…

Circus of Horrors wows Southampton crowd

The Circus of Horrors entertained a lively Southampton crowd on Saturday (21st January) night as Dr Haze and co put on a flawless show at Southampton Guildhall. The evening started with a live band that was a superb touch to the night and Dr Haze even got a member of the crowd involved while the…

Share your stories in ‘Slideshow’ at The Point

  On Tuesday 14th March, The Point, Eastleigh is delighted to welcome Associate Artist Gobbledegook Theatre for an evening of sharing with SLIDESHOW. This new seasonal event is an informal and fun gathering in which people are invited to get together and share their ideas, thoughts, holiday snaps and work – just about anything, really…

Chandler’s Ford group perform Christmas nativity

Chandlers Ford youngsters will perform a modern-day Nativity to help support people in developing countries to break free from poverty this Christmas. On Tuesday 20 December, at 7.30pm, St Edward the Confessor Church in Chandlers Ford will be hosting a special performance of ‘The Gift: A Modern Nativity’ for one night only. The performance, arranged…

The 12 Days of Christmas at The Point starts tomorrow

Step back in time to a Christmas Eve, where behind the doors of an old abandoned house lies the shadow of a grandfather clock… The Point begin their sold out 12 days of Christmas exclusive three performances in Eastleigh tomorrow (Thursday 1st December). Beneath it a mischievous group of street urchins looking for shelter discover an…

Live Review: Farro at Southampton’s Joiners

With some atmosphere gathering, the night kicked off with a lovely acoustic show by Irish brother and sister act Greywind. Steph and Paul O’Sullivan put on a magical show to open the night up. Steph’s beautiful yet strong vocals really shined through a tiny Joiners venue as Paul’s guitar playing was spot on as always.…

Live Review: Southampton Tattoo Festival at The Ageas Bowl

Southampton Tattoo Festival took place over the weekend at the Ageas Bowl which had a very spooky feel to it. With Halloween coming up, it was an ideal weekend for Tattoo enthusiast to show off their finest ink and listen to some really good music. There was even a beer festival that took place after…

Live Review: Ward Thomas at Southampton’s Engine Rooms

  Modern country music duo Ward Thomas performed in front of a sold out Southampton Engine Rooms on Friday as they once again showed why they’re one of the most exciting acts in the country. Hampshire twins Catherine and Lizzy Ward Thomas recently release their second studio album Cartwheels that achieved a number one album…

Flown comes to The Point!

An award-winning contemporary circus show is coming to The Point on Friday 28th October to Saturday 29th October. FLOWN is the award-winning show from internationally acclaimed contemporary circus company Pirates of the Carabina, known for their daring and beautifully choreographed aerial theatre performances. Irreverent, bold and breathtaking, FLOWN tells the tale of this motley crew of…