Category: Arts & Entertainment

Starburst set to rock Eastleigh

Former Glitter Bugz frontman Rustyn George makes a 70’s Glam Rock return after a two year break with new three piece power glam combo Starburst.  The new band featuring Dave Glover on bass and Adrian Armstrong on drums are mostly covering Bowie and Bolan favourites from the era along with some other familiar 70’s chart…

Live Review: The Circus of Horrors at Theatre Royal Winchester

As the packed out crowd waited until Dok Haze’s Circus of Horrors began, a Halloween themed song took to the speakers leaving the Theatre Royal Winchester tense. Dok Haze was amazing throughout as him and his circus provided incredible entertainment with some stunts not for the faint-hearted. In fact the first twenty minutes the crowd were invited to…

Circus of Horrors heads to Theatre Royal Winchester

Fans of sword swallowing, knife throwing and daredevil acrobatics will love the new show by the world-renowned Circus of Horrors, which rolls in to Theatre Royal Winchester on Sunday 17 March. Circus of Horrors’ Psycho Asylum features a range of bizarre horror and burlesque acts – including twisted contortionists, flaming hula hoop dancers, hair hangers…

Big Mouth Comedy Fest set to entertain Portsmouth

Comedy in all its forms is coming to Portsmouth Guildhall between 1st – 8th March as part of the annual Big Mouth Comedy Festival including headliner acts, the best of the fringe featuring some of the biggest stars from TV, legends Q&As, hilarious comedy drama and the UK’s hottest new acts. The Big Mouth Comedy Festival is produced by Portsmouth Guildhall and hosted…

Theatre Royal Winchester shortlisted for award

Theatre Royal Winchester has been shortlisted for an award for Best Family Entertainment in Hampshire, in the Hoop Awards – and needs your vote! The Hoop Awards celebrate the country’s best organisers of family activities, who ‘go above and beyond to entertain, educate and inspire children nationwide’. Over the past year the theatre has delighted…

Dance piece, Medusa, heads to Theatre Royal Winchester

Enthusiasts of contemporary dance will enjoy Jasmin Vardimon’s theatrical masterpiece Medusa, which heads to Theatre Royal Winchester on Wednesday 13 March. Brought to the stage by one of the world’s leading female choreographers, Jasmin Vardimon presents her new work, which reflects on the powerful feminine symbol of Medusa, the myth and its various connotations in…

Wilko Johnson Band to play Southampton

Wilko Johnson Band is set to play Southampton’s Engine Rooms on Saturday 9th March alongside special guest Glen Tilbrook. Following his recovery from what had been diagnosed as terminal cancer, Wilko Johnson the HBO Game of Thrones character Ser Ilyn Payne (the mute executioner responsible for chopping off Ned Stark’s (Sean Bean) head) and original…

Room on a Broom heads to Theatre Royal Winchester

Room on the Broom, Julia Donaldson’s and Axel Scheffler’s best-selling children’s book has been adapted for the stage by renowned theatre company Tall Stories, and flies into Theatre Royal Winchester from Friday 8 March to Sunday 10 March. This Olivier Award nominated production tells the story of a friendly witch, her cat and three lovable…