After a decade, Cheryl Buggy steps down from running Express FM

After 10 years as Station Director of the station, Cheryl Buggy is stepping down from her role running Express FM, one of the longest running community stations in the UK. Cheryl was one of the founding members of Express when it applied for its licence 11 years ago. “I had …

The top 10 festive things to do in Portsmouth this year

Autumn is fading into winter, evenings are shorter, and you may feel like spending every night snuggled up in the warmth of your central heating and six blankets binging through Netflix and starting your Advent calendar early. But this is where the festive celebrations begin, and there’s still so much going …

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The Circus Of Horrors

The show that stormed into the finals of Britain’s Got Talent & now a West End smash is back to mark its 21st Anniversary in spectacular style in Portsmouth’s Kings Theatre! The latest incarnation ‘Welcome to the Carnevil’ is set in Victorian London in 1899, Jack the Ripper was still …
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Mar 2016
19:30

Islands In The Stream

On Sunday 6th March, The kings Theatre will be Celebrating the queen and king of country, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. Stacked with country music’s greatest hits: Jolene, Ruby, 9 to 5, Lucille, Here You Come Again, The Gambler, I Will Always Love You, Coward of the County, Love is …
06 th
Mar 2016
19:30

One Night Of Rock

On Friday 4th March, One Night Of Rock will be coming to the Kings Theatre! 48 full-on, air-punching, arm-waving, foot-stomping, head-banging, chorus-singing rock anthems from: Bon Jovi, Queen, The Rolling Stones, Meat Loaf, Led Zeppelin, Guns n Roses, The Who, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Iron Maiden, Joe Cocker, Status Quo, Dire Straits, …
04 th
Mar 2016
19:30

Entrepreneurs Unite

On Thursday 4th February at Aurora Southsea, Entrepreneurs Unite will be hosting their first networking event of the 2016. This session will be focused on setting goals for the year ahead to make sure that 2016 is as successful as it can be. Following on from the round-table group discussion, there …
04 th
Feb 2016
18:00

Urbond at the Charles Dickens Activity Centre

On Saturday 30th January, community organisation Urbond Portsmouth will be hosting a social evening at the Charles Dickens Activity Centre. The evening will give people of all backgrounds a chance to socialise, network, play games, listen to music, and have fun. There will also be quizzes and raffles. Free food …
30 th
Jan 2016
20:00

Ensemble 360

The Portsmouth Cultural Trust is delighted to introduce this season’s Portsmouth Chamber Music Series, in partnership with Music in the Round, the University of Portsmouth and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. On Monday 18th January,enjoy an evening of chamber music in the intimate and rather unusual setting of the Portsmouth Guildhall …
18 th
Jan 2016
19:30

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra with Valeriy Sokolov

On Thursday 14th January, the extraordinary young Ukrainian violinist Valeriy Sokolov will be playing at Portsmouth Guildhall. This performance, taking place from 7:00pm, will be Valeriy’s debut with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, and he’ll be performing First Violin Concerto by Shostakovich — a piece which requires huge technical and physical ability from the performer. The concert …
14 th
Jan 2016
18:00

Pyrotechnic Awareness Course

On Friday 8th January, The Kings Theatre will be hosting a pyrotechnics awareness course for anyone interested and aged over 18. The course is ideal for lighting professionals, students, community theatre technicians, directors/producers or those wishing to use pyrotechnics in their show, indeed anyone in the entertainment industry who may …
08 th
Jan 2016
09:00