The Tivoli Theatre

The Tivoli Theatre
West Borough, Wimborne Minster, England, BH21 1LT
  • Box office 01202 885566
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 10am–4pm (phone bookings until 6.30pm)
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Tivoli Theatre

Continuing the building's original role as a cine/theatre, The Tivoli underwent a major refurbishment in 1993 and now operates thanks to a troop of volunteers.

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80s Mania

Top of the Pops and Radio One DJ Mike Read is the video roadshow host at this night dedicated to the best of the decade.

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£18.50 / 01202 885566

The Agency

Soul covers band.

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£11 / 01202 885566

Al Murray

Al Murray makes a career out of satirising the British booze culture and in doing so he comes across as quite a larger lout. Audiences will no doubt be surprised then to learn that he originally studied history at Oxford. It was around this time that he started writing for Week Ending and Spitting Image. He toured with…

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£25.50 / 01202 885566

Al Murray: One Man, One Guvnor

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£25.50 / 01202 885566

And Finally … Phil Collins

Pete Bultitude and his band pay tribute to the ex-Genesis man.

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£17.50 / 01202 885566

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Blake's incredible journey started in 2007 when four friends reunited on Facebook and quickly took the music world by storm as they blurred the lines between pop and classical singing, creating a unique sound like none before. Since then they have released three award-winning albums, travelled the globe, appeared on over…

Thu 27 Nov

£20 / 01202 885566

The Blues Band

The Blues Band line-up of Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Rob Townsend, Gary Fletcher and Tom McGuiness continues to pay tribute to the blues and R&B boom which inspired them to pick up their instruments in the first place.

Sat 13 Dec

£20 / 01202 885566

Broadway And Beyond: The Magic Lives On

Performers from the biggest shows in the West End perform songs from classics Camelot, Carousel and South Pacific, through to modern musicals Cabaret, Chicago and Spamalot.

Sat 30 May 2015

£16; £14.50 over 60s & under 16s / 01202 885566

Chris Farlowe

Iconic raw-voiced singer with a long history of solo and group hits.

Fri 28 Nov

£16.50 / 01202 885566

Chris Slade & His Band

The AC/DC drummer and his accompanying five musicians perform covers of rock songs he has played on throughout his career.

Fri 29 May 2015

£14 / 01202 885566

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Count Arthur Strong

Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.

Thu 12 Feb 2015

Counterfeit Stones: Rolling Stones Tribute

The colourful tribute act combines classic hits, retro costumes and humour to evoke the swagger of the iconic rockers.

Dr Feelgood

Rhythm'n'blues veterans from the 70s, whose unhinged sound inspired the early punk acts, but who now have the dubious honour of no longer featuring any original members.

Fri 21 Nov

£16 / 01202 885566

Elio Pace: Billy Joel Tribute

Tribute to the Piano Man.

Sat 18 Apr 2015

£18.50 / 01202 885566

The ELO Experience

This tribute band recreates 'Mr Blue Sky' et al, probably with a more stable line-up than the real ELO.

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£20 / 01202 885566

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An Evening of Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Leanne Harwood

A song and dance show featuring a number of performers showcasing well-known tunes including 'Do You Love Me', 'Big Girls Don't Cry' and 'I've Had The Time Of My Life'.

Sat 21 Mar 2015


Four-piece pop band from London.

Fri 10 Apr 2015

£16.50 / 01202 885566

Grumpy Old Women: Fifty Shades of Beige

Jenny Eclair and her fellow funny people Susie Blake and Kate Robbins present a brand new show.

Wed 22 Apr 2015

Thu 23 Apr 2015

Henning Wehn: Eins, Zwei, Diy

The 'German Comedy Ambassador''s new show is all about how he has grown accustomed to the UK sense of humour and way of life.

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£15.50 / 01202 885566

The Hollywood Bees: The Music of the Hollies

Tribute to The Hollies with a fantastic name.

Fri 6 Feb 2015

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Joe Brown

The rock'n'roll veteran plays a set which spans rock, country, gospel and ballads.

Thu 11 Dec

£25 adv booking required / 01202 885566

John Shuttleworth: A Wee Ken To Remember

Versatile singer/organist, John Shuttleworth, wants to share fond memories of his favourite past weekends. However, a typo on the poster means John is obliged to spend the evening paying homage to his next-door neighbour and sole agent, the diminutive Ken Worthington.

Thu 26 Feb 2015

Julia Fordham

Pop, soul and jazz singer-songwriter.

Sat 29 Nov

£20 / 01202 885566

King Pleasure And The Biscuit Boys

The 1940s-style combo plays Louis Jordan and Eddie Cleanhead Vincent-influenced jazz, rhythm'n'blues and jive.

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Lee Hurst: Things That Make You Go Aaarggh!!!

Stand-up from comedian interested in the unexplored area of what irritates men about women, and vice versa.

Thu 19 Mar 2015

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Marcus Brigstocke: Je m'accuse – I Am Marcus

  • 3 stars

Brigstocke forgoes politics to talk about himself.

Money For Nothing

Dire Straits tribute.

Sat 16 May 2015

£16 / 01202 885566

Nick Ross Orchestra: Sounds Of The Glenn Miller Era

The band plays 1940s and 1950s swing classics made famous by the likes of Miller, Dorsey, Basie and James.

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Nights On Broadway: The Bee Gees Tribute

The band pays homage to the chart-topping pop-rock and disco legends, known for the songs Stayin' Alive, You Win Again and Night Fever.

Fri 20 Mar 2015

One Night of Elvis: Lee 'Memphis' King

An evening in the company of top Elvis impersonator Lee 'Memphis' King, performing a selection of Presley's hip-shaking greatest hits.

Fri 23 Jan 2015

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Platinum: Abba Tribute

The music of the Swedish hitmakers is performed live.

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£17.50 / 01202 885566

Purple Zeppelin

Deep Purple nad Led Zeppelin tribute acts on the same bill.

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£16.50 / 01202 885566

Richard Digance

Comedy folk singer-songwriter.

Thu 14 May 2015

£16.50 / 01202 885566

The Searchers

The Searchers have survived multiple line-up changes as well as a schism of People's Front of Judea-style bitterness, the echoes of which twang across the internet to this day. Longest-lasting original member John McNally leads the band that gave us 'Needles and Pins' and 'Sweets for my Sweet'.

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£20 / 01202 885566

The Searchers In Concert

The group, who reigned through the 60s, performs their rock and pop originals.

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£20 / 01202 885566

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Secret Love: The Life & Music of Doris Day

West End actress and singer Claudia Morris pays tribute to the troubled Hollywood star, accompanied by a live band and with guest appearances from actors portraying key characters in her story.

Fri 6 Mar 2015

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

A traditional family pantomime starring Nicky Stevens and Bobby Bennett.

Fri 19 Dec

£15; £12.50 under 16s; £15 concs available; £12.50 concs available / 01202 885566

Sat 20 Dec

£15; £12.50 under 16s; £15 concs available; £12.50 concs available / 01202 885566

Sun 21 Dec

£15; £12.50 under 16s; £15 concs available; £12.50 concs available / 01202 885566

…and 11 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Stephen K Amos: Welcome To My World

Amos, now a well-known face on that there telly, present his latest show of well-spoken funnies.

Thu 29 Jan 2015

The Supersonic 70s

SuperSonic 70's Show are a six piece totally live 70's tribute show with both male & female lead vocals.

Fri 12 Dec

£15.50 / 01202 885566

A Swinging Affair: Claire Martin & Ray Gelato

The singer and the singer-saxophonist collaborate to perform mainstream jazz standards, plus music from The Great American Songbook with their accompanying musicians.

Thu 2 Apr 2015


Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.

Fri 5 Dec

£20 / 01202 885566


Pop-rock ensemble fronted by vocalist Carol Decker, performing in support of their latest studio album, Pleasure & Pain.

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£18 / 01202 885566

Vienna Festival Ballet: The Nutcracker

Tchaikovsky's classic, Christmas-time ballet in a production mounted by Vienna Festival Ballet.

Thu 4 Dec

£18.50–£16.50 (Children £14 under 16s) / 01202 885566

What We Did on Our Holiday

  • 4 stars
  • 2014
  • UK
  • 95 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Andy Hamilton, Guy Jenkin
  • Written by: Andy Hamilton, Guy Jenkin
  • Cast: Rosamund Pike, David Tennant, Billy Connolly, Celia Imrie, Ben Miller, Emilia Jones, Annette Crosbie
  • UK release: 26 September 2014

Doug (Tennant) and Abi (Pike) have separated, but when they go north for the birthday of Doug's father (Connolly), they instruct their kids (Jones, Smalldridge and Turnbull) to keep quiet about the separation. Charming and hilarious: Tennant and Pike are excellent, and despite the kids' scene-stealing improvisation it…

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