Music Events

BSO Rusty and Not So Rusty Musicians

Sunday 31 May 2015 10am-5pm, FREE 4pm concert

Have you ever dreamt of performing with a professional orchestra? Maybe you played a musical instrument in the past but not had the opportunity to play for many years? Then now is the time to dust off your instrument and revive your talent! This event is made possible by the support of the Portsmouth Cultural Trust.

Emma Johnson & John Lenehan

Monday 01 June 2015 £16, £14 concessions incl. BF*. Doors 7pm

In partnership with her long-time collaborator John Lenehan, Emma presents a sparkling programme that features at its heart two of the great landmark sonatas of the clarinet repertoire by Brahms and Saint-Säens, framed by dynamic and irresistible works by Weber, Chopin, Lutoslawski and Bernstein.

An Evening with Bryan Ferry

Friday 05 June 2015 Doors 7pm, £38.50/ £49.50/ £60.50/ £71.50 incl BF*

After an impressive set of performances around the world throughout 2014 including the lauded Glastonbury and Coachella debuts, British musical icon Bryan Ferry has announced a 20 date UK tour in May and June 2015.

Berloiz and Verdi Te Deum

Sunday 21 June 2015 £15.12 incl.BF* - concessions available, Doors 7pm.

As part of the Portsmouth Festivities, The Portsmouth Choral Union will be performing Berloiz Te Deum Verdi. The Portsmouth Choral Union was founded in 1880 as the Portsmouth Temperance Choral Union. The choir is now one of the leading large amateur choruses in the south of England. The musical direction of distinguished conductor David Gostick has extended the repertoire to cover most of the established choral masterpieces and a range of contemporary works. These include new commissions by the PCU, such as Ian Schofield's Te Deum (2000) and previous musical director; Jonathan Willcocks's A Great and Glorious Victory.

Richard Digance in the Live Lounge

Thursday 25 June 2015 £13* standard/ £23* for ticket + two course dinner. Doors 7pm.

Enjoy an intimate evening of Cabaret and dinner in our Live Lounge café with Richard Digance, BAFTA Nominated entertainer and a Gold Award recipient from The British Academy of Composers and Songwriters.

The Carpenters Story

Sunday 28 June 2015 £19/ £21/ £23 incl. booking fee. Group offer applies.

From the stable that brought you the incomparable Illegal Eagles, Phil Aldridge presents a sensational new production…..“The Carpenters Story”.

The Blues Brothers

Saturday 11 July 2015 Start 7.30pm. £25 incl. booking fee. Group offer available.

Presented by original Blues Brother, Dan Aykroyd, and Judith Belushi. Last time round they smashed box office records, crashed, crooned and rocked their way into the lives of anyone with a heartbeat! Featuring original members from the many West End runs the production has endured, this show brings you all those amazing, favourite and classic moments once again.

Mutiny Festival

Saturday 18 July 2015 - Sunday 19 July 2015
Tickets £38.50-£165.00 including booking fee.

The South Coast's biggest Festival line up lands this July with day, weekend and camping tickets on sale now!

Classical Extravaganza

Friday 31 July 2015 7.30pm. £9.75 to £24.50 incl. BF*

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is back with The Best Classical Music in the World.

Gordon Giltrap in the Live Lounge

Thursday 20 August 2015 £13* standard/ £23* for ticket + two course dinner. Doors 7pm for dinner.

Enjoy an intimate evening of Cabaret and dinner in our Live Lounge café with one of the most innovative acoustic guitarists in the UK today.

It Must Be Madness

Saturday 22 August 2015 Doors 8pm, Tickets £6.

Portsmouth Scene Promotions presents: It Must Be Madness - the ultimate nutty tribute.

Back to Bacharach

Friday 18 September 2015 Dinner 6.30pm / Doors 7pm - £19.75, £29.75 incl. booking fee.

CANCELLED - This is the first show to truly celebrate and showcase all of Bacharach's hits in one glorious production. Enjoy an intimate evening of dinner and a concert, cabaret style, in our main auditorium.

Tonic 3

Saturday 03 October 2015 First 1000 tickets £27.50 incl.BF* thereafter £33 incl.BF*, on the day £38.50 incl.BF*

Festival of live music, DJs, art and spoken word is just the Tonic BRITPOP legends Cast are among a fantastic line-up of great acts set to perform as part of a one-day festival of music, art, spoken word, dance, comedy and much more at Portsmouth Guildhall later this year.

UB40

Wednesday 21 October 2015 Doors 7pm. £35.75 including booking fee.

With over forty UK Top 40 hit singles and sales of over 100 million records, making them one of the most successful British groups of all-time. UB40 are heading back on the road to play their history of hits once again.

Queen Extravaganza

Sunday 01 November 2015 Doors 7.30pm. Tickets £26.95 incl BF*

Roger Taylor’s Queen Extravaganza plays one special night in Portsmouth to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their platinum-selling album.

Jools Holland & His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

Saturday 07 November 2015 Doors 7pm. £32.45 / £39.60 incl BF*

Jools Holland will be bringing the greatest boogie-woogie party around the UK once again with his annual tour.

Joe Satriani

Monday 09 November 2015 £41.80/ £37.95 incl BF*

Unstoppable Momentum certainly isn’t Joe Satriani’s first trip to the record-making rodeo. Prior to the new album, the guitar superstar had already released 13 landmark solo studio recordings that changed the landscape of six-string-oriented music, including his multi-platinum effort from 1987, Surfing With The Alien.

Go West & Nik Kershaw with T'Pau

Thursday 12 November 2015 Doors 7pm. £27.50 / £29.70 / £31.90 including booking fee.

The 80s are back as three critically acclaimed legends of the era join forces in this major new UK tour. Celebrating their 30th anniversary, Go West together in concert with Nik Kershaw and very special guest Carol Decker from T’Pau are united for one night only in Portsmouth.

The Waterboys

Saturday 14 November 2015 Doors 7pm. £35.75, £31.35 incl. BF*

Now with the 'Modern Blues' album and tour, The Waterboys crash thrillingly back into the present with a new sound, a new line-up and, as always, the promise of the unexpected.

BRIT FLOYD: Space & Time World Tour 2015

Tuesday 24 November 2015 Doors 7.30pm. Tickets £32.45-£43.45 including booking fee.

The World's Greatest Pink Floyd Show. An amazing journey through five decades of Pink Floyd.

Gareth Malone

Sunday 29 November 2015 £27.50, £41.25, £49.50, £108.90 incl BF*

Join the nation’s favourite choirmaster and his choir ‘Voices’ for an all new show in 2015

Spike Edney and his All Star Band

Tuesday 08 December 2015 Doors 7pm. Tickets £36.30 / £44.00 including BF*

We are excited to announce that Queen’s keyboard player and musical director, Spike Edney, will be bringing his all-star band and some rockstar friends to your venue this year. The line-up will feature artists who have performed with the SAS Band (aka Spike's All-Stars) since their debut at The Gosport Festival in 1994.

Steeleye Span

Wednesday 16 December 2015 Doors 7pm. £23.50 incl. booking fee.

With a career that has taken in an astounding six decades, Steeleye Span is not just a legendary name in British music but also a link to the classic days of rock and folk music. Contemporaries of the likes of Led Zeppelin and Fairport Convention, they have gone on to change the face of folk music forever, taking it from small clubs and festivals into the world of chart topping albums and international tours.

Thriller Live

Sunday 27 December 2015 - Thursday 31 December 2015
Doors 7pm (except matinee at 3pm). Tickets: £21.45 to £33.00 including BF*

A Musical Celebration of Michael and the Jackson 5. Now in its record breaking 6th year after huge success in the West End, THRILLER LIVE is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the world’s greatest entertainer.

The King is Back - Starring Ben Portsmouth

Saturday 16 January 2016 Doors 7pm. £22.55/ £24.75 incl. BF* Group offer applies.

Winner of Elvis Presley Enterprise Memphis Ultimate Elvis competition. UK Elvis tribute artiste, Ben Portsmouth, topped the bill on David Letterman show 8th February 2013.

The Classic Rock Show

Tuesday 23 February 2016 £35.75, £24.75 incl. booking fee*, group offer applies

For 2016 Classic Rock Show will focus on a new batch of rock gems best known for their irresistible hooks, instantly recognisable songs that have earned a golden status in the history of classic rock music.

Magic of Motown

Saturday 09 April 2016 £28.05, £25.30 incl.BF*, Doors 7.30pm, Earlybird offer available, Group discount applies

Britain’s biggest Motown spectacular embarks on its 2015 nationwide tour with an all-new, all-star show.

The Simon and Garfunkel Story

Friday 17 June 2016 Doors 7pm, £20.35 / £22.55 incl. booking fee. Group offer applies.

Direct from it’s success in London’s West End, a SOLD OUT UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back on the road! Using huge projection photos, original film footage and a full live band performing all the hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.

Refine Your Results

Category
Month
Year