Category: Entertainment

Comedian Stephen Bailey to kick off tour in Eastleigh

On Thursday 7th February, up-and-coming comedian and everyone’s favourite ‘guilty pleasure’ (Daily Record) Stephen Bailey begins his brand new UK tour, ‘Our Kid’, at The Point, Eastleigh. Mixing Northern warmth with some working-class guilt and a little bit of blue, Stephen’s friendly brand of gossipy humour has made him of the country’s most exciting acts…

Dance Project heads to Theatre Royal

Yolande Yorke-Edgell’s contemporary ballet company, Yorke Dance Project, heads to Theatre Royal Winchester on Tuesday 12 February to celebrate its 20th anniversary. Yorke-Edgell first set up her company on Los Angeles in 1999, relaunching it when she returned to London in 2009. Since then, the company has become known for presenting by past masters and…

Live Review: WWE at The Brighton Centre

WWE came to Brighton this month as some of the biggest wrestling stars performed at the venue and even took time to shake fans hands and take photos with them. The main event was when AJ Styles defended the WWE title in a triple threat match against Daniel Bryan and Samoa Joe. The event started off…

££££’s up for grab in Quiz Festival

Local quiz teams are invited to rub shoulders with celebrity TV quizmasters during a one day summer quizzing spectacular event organised by Quiz Britain at Beaulieu’s National Motor Museum on July 29. There will be £3,500 worth of prize money up for grabs as a galaxy of TV stars will be hosting the rounds including…

Review: Ferocious Dog at Southampton’s Talking Heads

Ferocious Dog are just one of those bands who guarantee to get fans up on the dance floor and carry on dancing until the rest of the night. Ken Bonsall (lead singer) reached out to everyone in the crowd throughout the set that provided a very inclusive atmosphere. He made shout outs to everyone and kept giving…

Derren Brown’s ride terrifies ‘fearless’ thrillseekers

Thorpe Park, one of the South’s premier theme parks has released video footage of people’s terrified reactions while testing an upgrade to their popular ‘ghost train’ attraction. the Derren Brown Experiment. A group of ten volunteers who all come from walks of life where showing no fear is part of the job description were quickly…

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…