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21 February 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
OCD Productions UK proudly present ONCE UPON A PRINCESS The Princesses return to the Regent Centre in the smash hit show, ‘Once Upon A Princess’ - the ultimate pop Princess party, live on stage! This glittering production features your favourite fairytale Princesses and a soundtrack of top pop hits and movie musical classics. Once Upon A Princess, now in its third sparkling year, continues to entertain, inspire and captivate little Princes and Princesses with its toe tapping, ...
18 Feb 2019 to 22 Feb 2019

Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
Highcliffe Castle Half-term Trail & ActivitiesA trail taking you around the inside of the castle in hunt of questions about Chinese New Year. Afterwards the dining room will be set up ready to do some crafts and activities. Last Entry to the castle and the crafts will be 3.30pm, with the castle and crafts finishing at 4pm.
28 Feb 2019 to 02 Mar 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Twynham School presents The Wizard of OzTwynham School return to the Regent Centre for the seventh time with their production of the all-time classic musical ‘The Wizard of Oz’. L. Frank Baum’s classic novel comes to life in this faithful version of the original classic 1939 film. It features all the most beloved songs including Over the Rainbow, Ding Dong, the Witch is Dead and We’re off to see the Wizard, among many others. As one of the most successful musicals ever, audiences are guaranteed a lively and colourful evening. ...
09 March 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Cinema Museum Open DayCalling all cinema enthusiasts! Step into a bygone era with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Regent projection room. Enjoy a live demonstration of our 35mm projector, which has been lovingly restored by a team of loyal volunteers. The extensive collection includes countless photographic images, old cinema posters, antique cinema fixtures and more! Ideal for anyone with an appreciation for the pre-digital days. Spaces are limited to 6 per tour - book now to avoid disappointment! ...
16 March 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Nathan Carter: Born for the RoadFollowing the success of his current autumn tour, Irish Country-Pop crossover star Nathan Carter announces his Born For The Road 2019 tour. Without a doubt, he is fast becoming one of the UK’s most prolific touring artists, with his energetic showmanship proving irresistible for fans across the UK. As one of Ireland’s biggest live music acts, Nathan is becoming a household name, with tracks from “Stayin’ Up All Night” becoming hits, such as “Wagon Wheel” and “I Wanna Dance”. ...
04 April 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Concert: The FureysLegends of Irish music and song The Fureys, renowned for their hit songs ‘I Will Love You’, ‘When You Were Sweet 16’, ‘The Green Fields of France’, ‘The Old Man’, ‘Red Rose Café’, ‘From Clare to Here’, ‘Her Father Didn’t Like Me Anyway’, ‘Leaving Nancy’, ‘Steal away’ etc return to The Regent Centre, Christchurch on Thursday 4th April 2019. Inevitably changes have occurred over the years. Their brother Paul died suddenly in June 2002 and Finbar left the band in December 1996. However, ...
12 April 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Music: Beauties, Beasts and BarricadesCome with us on a brief journey reviewing the history of musical theatre from Old Time Music Hall to the modern day Spectaculars! Bournemouth Gilbert & Sullivan Productions presents an enjoyable and fascinating evening of solos, choruses and medleys from favourites such as 'Showboat', 'My Fair Lady', 'Die Feldermaus',and Gilbert & Sullivan's 'Iolanthe', through to the dramatic 'Les Miserables.' We will revisit much loved songs 'I could have danced all night', 'Get me to the church on ...
17 April 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Hurn Court Opera presents W A Mozart’s Magic FluteFantastical and enchanting, Mozart’s luminous opera casts a spell on audiences of all ages. Featuring some of the UK’s most exciting young singers and a professional live orchestra, this vibrant production leads you on a touching journey in quest of love, wisdom and happiness. In a mythical land between the moon and the sun, Prince Tamino falls in love with Pamina, daughter of the Queen of the Night. But the path of love is not smooth. To win each other, the lovers must face trials and evil, ...
18 April 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Horrible Histories: A Brand New Barmy BritainWe all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with a brand new West End show that has never toured before - featuring all new scenes! Would you be shaken or stirred by Richard III? Mount a mutiny against King Henry VIII! See Mary Tudor knock the spots off Mary Queen of Scots! Will Queen Elizabeth I endure her terrible teeth? Would you be hanged by King James I for being a witch? Peep ...
24 Apr 2019 to 27 Apr 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Milton Musical Presents ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, based on the popular 1988 MGM film, takes us to the French Riviera for high jinks and hilarity. Sophisticated, suave with a good dash of mischief, this hysterical comedy features a delightfully jazzy score by David Yazbek (The Full Monty) and was nominated for a staggering 11 Tony Awards. Lawrence Jameson makes his lavish living by talking rich ladies out of their money. Freddy Benson more humbly swindles women by waking their compassion with fabricated stories ...
11 May 2019 to 12 May 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Christchurch Food FestivalTo give you a flavour of the event, the Festival, which is a not-for-profit organisation, grows each year offering new and exciting experiences. The Festival evokes a sense of community pride and attracts over 70,000 visitors who experience a culinary adventure. During the market weekend, the High Street is transformed with stalls brimming with local delicacies. And down on the picturesque riverside setting of Christchurch Quay, the experience continues with free-to-view cookery ...
25 May 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
The Manfreds: Hits, Jazz & Blues Tour 2019The '60s group Manfred Mann is now considered, more than ever, one of the finest and most respected bands from that era. Their numerous hits were R&B based with an undercurrent of jazz - a very unusual but winning combination of playing style and substance. As a result, their records have a timeless quality and, some 55 years on, The Manfreds, with original front man, Paul Jones, will be performing many of their hits, including ‘Do Wah Diddy Diddy’, one of the most popular and instantly ...
24 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Bournemouth 7s FestivalBournemouth 7s has become the world’s largest Sport & Music Festival and celebrated its 11th Anniversary in 2018. The Festival is managed by a dedicated team who are proud to bring the #SportingGlastonbury to the South Coast every last Bank Holiday in May. With numerous awards under its belt, the Festival now attracts over 30,000 party people and over 400 sports teams to Bournemouth over the late May Bank Holiday weekend. We love to bring together like-minded people with a love of ...
29 May 2019 to 01 Jun 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
BMT Productions Presents: The Sound of MusicBournemouth Musical Theatre Productions return to The Regent Centre for the sixth consecutive year, bringing this wonderful family favourite back to Christchurch with all the nun-warbling, doe-a-deering, goat-herding fun that we all know and love. With classic songs such as ‘My Favourite Things’, ‘Climb Every Mountain’, ‘I Am 16 Going On 17’ and ‘Edelweiss’, you won’t want to miss this fabulous production at the Regent Centre during half term. Why not come in costume and have the ...
08 Jun 2019 to 09 Jun 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Christchurch Cheese & Chilli FestivalA family festival celebrating all things Cheese & Chilli with loads going on for the whole family including; Live Music, Stunt Shows, Chilli Eating Competition, Falconry display, Magic Shows, Punch & Judy, Inflatables, Bars, Craft Tent, Sand Art, Ballon Modelling, Wine Tastings, Cooking Demonstrations, Chilli Presentations, not to mention all the amazing produce and crafts for sale at the show.

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12 Sep 2018
Halloween Events in Dorset The October half-term is now synonymous with Halloween and the themed fun that takes place. If you’re out and about in Dorset, you’ll find many a Halloween event happening, so grab your broomsticks, sharpen those fangs, and prepare to have one hell of a good time! Dorset Halloween events include everything from ghoulish ghost hunts and fright nights, to zombie invasions and sea witches! It's scary how much there is to choose from... Halloween Events Read more...
26 Mar 2018
Resort Dorset Magazine 2018 The popular Resort Dorset magazine for 2018 is out today. Our free title offers visitors the chance to discover all the best things to see and do across the county. Resort is packed with great attractions, activities, food and drink, shopping, events and more ideas for great days out. You'll also find lots of money-saving vouchers! Keep an eye out for the bright yellow dispensers and pick up your copy soon - they'll be found in many hotels, holiday parks, shops, ... Read more...

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