Pupils from years 7-11 will be exhibiting the wonderful art work they have been creating at Testwood Sports college. Some of the work being exhibited includes; vibrant still life paintings inspired by the work of Henri Matisse, self portraits demonstrating use of proportion, 3D Modroc figures in the style of George Seaurat and Alberto Giacometti and imaginative figure drawings, mixing photography with pencil work. GCSE coursework will also be on display showcasing the wide range of work produc[...]

Tickets: £12.00 / £10.00 concessions Morgan and West’s Parlour Tricks is chock full of jaw-dropping, brain-bursting, gasp-eliciting feats of magic and mystery. These dashing chaps offer up a plateful of illusion and impossibility, all served up with wit, charm and no small amount of panache. Be sure to wear a hat as Morgan and West might just blow your mind - and cannot be held responsible for cranial damage as a direct result of amazement and befuddlement! ‘Top Victorian magicians’.... What[...]

Tickets: £12.00 / £10.00 concessions Acclaimed historical theatre company Blast from the Past present a new version of Geoffrey Chaucer’s timeless classic “The Canterbury Tales”.  Written in the late 14th century, “The Canterbury Tales‘”is the high-water mark of medieval English literature. Based around the concept of a disparate group of pilgrims to the shrine of Thomas à Becket at Canterbury Cathedral who tell each other stories to while away the journey, it paints a rich and vibrant po[...]

Tickets: £5.00 /£3.00 concessions yt2 Youth Theatre presents 'It Snows' by Bryony Lavery, Steven Hoggett and Scott Graham  Same old story. Boy doesn't meet Girl. Girl doesn't meet Boy. Weird neighbour in the building opposite. Usual ordinary gloominess. Then, one day, it snows. Everything changes.

Newly released matinee performance at 3.30pm. Tickets £15.00 Evening show !SOLD OUT!  Falkland's War Veteran, author and public speaker, Simon Weston OBE is taking to the stage at Hanger Farm once more to tell his no holds barred story with his UK tour of My Life; My Story.  From his own unique perspective, Simon will share shocking truths about the conflict, about the day the RFA Sir Galahad was attacked and about the impact the event and its consequences have had since.  Guiding him from t[...]

!! Sold out!! Professional Grumpy old woman, Splash survivor, amateur soup maker, and novice knitter, Jenny Eclair is younger than Madonna but eats crisps and likes wine. Semi –bearded and suffering from outbreaks of gout and hysteria, Eclair puts middle age under the microscope and decides whether to laugh, cry or buy a dachshund! You are most welcome to join her, just button your cardi up properly and wipe that lipstick off your teeth.  

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions Academy Award nominee Ian McKellen takes on the iconic role of Detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the British literature’s most revered characters. 1947, the world famous sleuth has retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse, living in relative anonymity with only his housekeeper Mrs Munro and her young son Roger for company. Cantankerous, demanding and frustrated with the mis‐representation of him in Watson’s best‐selling novels, he diverts his attention to an uns[...]

Karen Tait  Karen works with encaustic (which means to burn ) in her paintings, she also creates jewellery and textiles using this medium she runs local workshops in this medium  Deanna Drake  Deanna works with acrylics and gouache to create amazing artwork she also does life paintings  Shireena Frederick  Shireena is a keen experimental photographer using passion to capture nature and nurture photography focusing on close up work and detailed imagery Ron Heather  Most of Rons paintings a[...]

Tickets: £14.00 / £12.00 concessions Following a hugely successful appearance at Hanger Farm Arts Centre in 2015, we are delighted to welcome the return of one of the UK’s  most popular touring tribute shows, Elvis and Elton – One Night In Vegas ! In association with Elite Vegas Events and staged in support of Breast Cancer Care, this superb production brings together two of Europe’s premier tribute artistes, Gary Jay and Graham Nash, for the ultimate Las Vegas Concert! Together they boast st[...]

Tickets: £17.50  Critically acclaimed stand-up comedian, Celebrity Juice regular, star of BBC2’s Hebburn, and the man who once got pizza delivered to a moving train has extended his hit tour into Spring 2016! Join him as he explores getting older, taking responsibility, and all of the other terrifying realisations that come with being dragged kicking and screaming into modern adulthood.   

Easter Lilies in Acrylic  :  Mon 7th March 2016  11am-3pm   |   £30 Woodland Spring in Watercolour  :  Mon 11th April 2016  11am-3pm   |   £30   Enjoy a day painting for pleasure and relaxation in a quiet setting with Marina Stuart. Workshop fee includes materials, please bring a packed lunch. Places are limited, to book please call the Box Office on 023 8066 7683. For more details contact marina@studeoart.co.uk or visit www.studeoart.co.uk

Tickets £12.00 / £10.00 concessions Ferocious folk foursome 4Square is winning fans from all four corners of Europe and beyond. The powerful young quartet has already stormed festivals and venues all across the UK, Canada, Norway, Sweden, The Czech Republic, Greece, and Denmark with their fiery, inventive and virtuosic brand of alternative folk. 4Square’s trademark show features the spectacle of Nicola Lyons’s simultaneous fiddle playing and clog dancing and virtuosic mandolin from Michael Giv[...]

Tickets: £14.00 / £12.00 concessions Dire Streets perfectly capture the distinctive, authentic sound of one of the biggest guitar bands of all time. Fronted by finger picking guitar ace John Brunsdon and his band of accomplished musicians, they play with an attention to detail and musicianship that marks them as the stand-out Dire Straits tribute in the UK. Dire Streets cover tracks from early classics like Sultans of Swing and Lady Writer, through to the mega-hits of the 80s and Brothers in [...]

Tickets: £12.50  15th - 18th March, 7.30pm nightly Don't miss Pocket Theatre's very own take on Mel Brook's hilarious musical comedy! Prepare for showgirls, storm troopers, sausage and sauce as Bialystock and Bloom attempt to pull off Broadway's greatest scam by putting on the worst show ever; Springtime for Hitler: A Gay Romp with Adolf and Eva at Berchtesgaden. Pocket Theatre has made a name for itself with innovative small scale productions at Hanger Farm, including our annual pantomimes.

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions SUFFRAGETTE is an intense drama that tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement as they fought for the right to vote, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State. These women were not primarily from the genteel educated classes, they were working women who had seen peaceful protest achieve nothing. Radicalised and turning to violence as the only route to change, the[...]

Tickets: £12.00 / £10.00 concessions Forest Forge Theatre Company presents UpBeat, a buoyant and poetic play in two halves - River Rising and Catch the Water - set against the backdrop of the heritage waterways of Wessex. This exciting new play has been written by local playwright Deborah Gearing, (runner up for the Brian Way Award for "Burn" and nominated for the Meyer Whitworth award for "The Cage"). Follow the story of a brother and sister as they chart the ebb and flow of their lives on a [...]

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions Thursday 31st March, 11.00am & 2.00pm Charlie Hubble is a little boy with a very big dream, he wants to be a world-class magician. So, he saves up his pocket money to buy The Big Book of Magic for Trainee Magicians. Then he sets off to Mr Zacoor’s Toy Shop to buy his spell book. But Mr Zacoor is no ordinary shopkeeper, he’s a real life Sorcerer!

Tickets: £8.00 A night created for the singers currently working with vocal coach Steve Giles. A chance to show current workings and to create a beautiful night of singing, music and support from friends and family.

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions yt2 Plus present BULL by Mike Bartlett  and Eight by Ella Hickson   Two jobs.  Three candidates.  This would be a really bad time to have a stain on your shirt.  As they await the arrival of the boss, three young employees debate each other’s chances of survival.  For alpha male Tony and calculating Isobel it’s clear that Thomas is getting the chop, or are they just playing mind games? 'Nasty, brutish and short - a riveting and uncomfortable 55 minutes' - The G[...]

Tickets: £10.00 TONY WHITE SINGS NEIL DIAMOND WITH PASSION, FEELING AND DESIRE!  Following his sell out show in March last year, Tony returns for another intimate performance singing the songs of the living legend that is Neil Diamond. Get ready for Ballads of Passion, Melodies with feeling and Foot Tapping tunes of Desire!  With guest appearances along the way, this is a 'Diamond' of a night not to be missed!  Raising funds for Headway the Brain Injury Association based locally in Totton, South[...]

Creating her very first solo exhibition, Madeline Sparrow questioned the thoughts of education and the political disruption been caused due to cuts in certain economical groups of our Nation. By combining cubism and colour theory together, the artist has drawn together a silhouette of animals from the New Forest highlighting identities in society and the rights of Government to choose which identity gets cut-out or cut-down. The recurring feature of bright colours in her practice is based on t[...]

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions Fred Astaire came out of retirement to star in this musical, playing one half of a dance team who is ditched by his partner. Deciding he can make a star out of anyone he wants, he chooses a lowly chorus girl (Judy Garland) as his new partner. Songs include `A Couple of Swells', `Stepping Out With My Baby' and `Shaking the Blues Away'. Also starring Ann Miller and Peter Lawford, with an appearance by a 2-year-old Liza Minelli!

Tickets: £12.00 / £10.00 Two time BBC Folk Award winners Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar met in 2011. Soon after the joining of the pair, the duo were signed to Fellside Records and in July 2012 released their debut album, The Queen’s Lover. Numerous tours followed as the duo developed and honed their stage craft, becoming one of the most sought after young acts on the English Folk Scene. “The press coverage and folk club reports have been glowing and rightly so” (R2 Magazine). In January 2013, [...]

Workshop fee: £30.00 Try your hand at stop motion animation with the Animation Studio: Movie Making Workshop for 7-11 year olds.                                          Create characters using plasticine, card and other interesting materials and work in small groups to make a movie using laptops, cameras and stop motion software.  The final film will be put on the internet for you to watch or download.  Bring some lunch to keep you animated! 

Tickets: £8.00 / £7.00 students Special Offer: Book three or more nights and receive £1 off each full price ticket 11th - 15th April, 7.00pm nightly Enjoy the best of local amdram as drama groups from across the south compete for a place in the Quarter Finals of the All England Theatre Festival national competition and youth groups get a chance to represent Hampshire at the 5 Counties Youth Festival. With three one act plays each evening (plus adjudications by Robert Meadows GoDA) you are   [...]

Tickets: £12.00 / £10.00  Take a smidge of magic, add some action, love and humour, attach a smattering of puppetry, a mix of video and physical theatre, and you have the ingredients for this unforgettable spell.  Girl loves boy, boy loves girl, fairies get involved, boy falls for girl’s best friend. Add to this an awful bunch of amateur actors, a barney between the king and queen of the fairies and a shape changing transformation; place it in modern day Greece against the backdrop of economic[...]

Tickets: £7.00 - Family ticket (4 people) £24.00 Welcome to Waterside Musical Society’s (WMS) spring concert entitled “The Colour of Music". This concert will take you on a musical journey over the rainbow through sounds of modern pop, musicals and a few golden oldies.  Hoping you can paint the town red with us, chasing away the winter blues and end up sipping pink champagne.  As regular visitors to Hanger Farm will know WMS always put on fun filled energetic concerts with songs to please e[...]

Tickets: £12.50 / £10.50 concessions Buffalo Gals are at the forefront of the current wave of American roots-inspired UK music. Representing a revival of the old string band tradition in its most vibrant form, Buffalo Gals’ intoxicating style is punctuated with the stunning and thrillingly syncopated traditional step-dance that has become one of their trademarks.  Led by champion USA fiddler Kate Lissauer, the Gals specialise in the old songs and tunes of Appalachia, early Bluegrass, early Cou[...]

Tickets: £9.00 / £7.00 concessions  The Per Piacere Chamber Orchestra is based in Southampton and has a core repertoire drawn from the 18th and early 19th centuries, the Classical period, with occasional visits to the later Romantic and Modern periods. This concert’s programme: Warlock        Capriol Suite Sibelius        Pelleas & Melisande Beethoven     Symphony No. 3 The Eroica.

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions A big screen adaptation of writer Alan Bennett’s iconic and celebrated memoir, directed by long-standing Bennett collaborator Nicholas Hytner.  The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett, played by Alex Jennings and the singular Miss Shepherd (Dame Maggie Smith), a woman of uncertain origins who ‘temporarily’ parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years. Their unique story is funny, poigna[...]

Tickets: £12. 00 / £10.00 concessions  The family’s favourite funnyman (and occasional disco dancer) is on tour across the UK with his brand new stand-up show! Charged by Patrick’s memories and reminiscences of being an immigrant to Great Britain, this is a laugh out loud show that is both thoughtful and smart as well as brilliantly silly! As seen on ITV’s ‘SPLASH!’ ‘FAKE REACTION’, SHOW ME THE FUNNY and ’CELEBRITY SQUARES’. ‘There isn’t a comic quite like him and his hugs alone are worth the[...]

Tickets: £15.00 in advance (£17.00 door) The top UK SANTANA Tribute Show is coming to Hanger Farm in May!  Top UK Santana tribute band ‘Soul of Santana’ are heading our way in 2016, to bring all the excitement and energy of Carlos Santana’s music to Hanger Farm. There are tribute acts and then there is 'Soul of Santana', awesome musicians who capture all the excitement and energy of Carlos Santana and his band at their peak. This show will have you reeling in the years for nearly two hours. [...]

Tickets: £12.50 advance (£14.00 on the door) Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman are proud to announce their album "Tomorrow Will Follow Today", their boldest musical statement to date. After being voted "Best Duo" in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards in 2013, and also nominated for "Best Original Song" (The Ballad of Andy Jacobs), in ‘Tomorrow Will Follow Today’ they add two rarely covered traditional songs to eight confidently written compositions to create a superb new album. The Roberts-Lakeman name [...]

Tickets: £14.00 / £12.00 concessions Northern Ireland blues darling Kaz Hawkins is no longer its best-kept secret. The musical prodigy won the Pure M Award for 2015 All-Ireland Best Female artist in a ceremony streamed live to the world on 26 September 2015. Beating nine acts to the prize, the Belfast East Side Arts ambassador flew the flag for Northern Ireland at the Pure M Awards, just as she did when she accepted the prestigious Barry Middleton Award for Emerging Artist at the British Blues [...]

Tickets: £15.00 / £13.00 concessions  Subversive and intelligent comedy from a double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee who is about to record his fourth series for BBC Radio 4. Direct from this year's Edinburgh Fringe, his tenth show in consecutive years, Andrew Lawrence brings you his most honest, fearless and uncompromising stand-up show to date. No joke is unacceptable. No subject off-limits. Absolutely no concessions made to political correctness. Stand-up without boundaries. "You owe it to[...]

Tickets: £15.00 / £13.00 concessions The Ultimate Rock Tribute Show! They blew the roof off last time they were here, so we couldn’t wait to have them back! Voted Best Tribute Band of 2015 & featured in the BBC TV documentary “The Joy of the Guitar Riff” (alongside Brian May, Tony Iommi & Dave Grohl) Purple Zeppelin are proud to pay tribute to the two greatest Rock Bands of all time, Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin – Together on the same bill for the very first time!!! Many years have passed since [...]

Tickets: £8.00 A night created for the singers currently working with vocal coach Steve Giles. A chance to show current workings and to create a beautiful night of singing, music and support from friends and family.