Bournemouth International Centre
- Telephone 0844 576 3000
- Opening times Daily 9am–5.30pm.
- Box office times Mon–Sat 11.30am–3pm.
- Website www.bic.co.uk
The BIC is much in demand as a conference and exhibition centre, but its 4,100-seat-capacity Windsor Hall also makes it a music and comedy venue for major performers from Lady Gaga and Katy Perry to Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan. It has a seasonal ice rink which attracts 80,000 visitors per year.
The nearest train station is Bournemouth, seven minutes away, and the centre is served by the 1a, 1b, 2, 2a, 3, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5a, 5b, 6, N1a, N5 and N6 buses.
- Provides: Wheelchair access
- Open since: 1984
There are 26 events at this location
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25 Years of Reeves and Mortimer
The comedy duo celebrate 25 years of making y'all laugh with a tour that'll no doubt take in their best work, from The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, past Shooting Stars to House of Fools.
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Probably the best known and certainly one of the longest running Floyd tributes, supposedly counting members of the real band among its fans.
Easy listening pop hits, emotive piano ballads and glitzy showmanship from the camp commander.
Bluesy singer from LA who has worked with Joe Bonamassa.
Bring Me The Horizon
Electronica-edged metal and deathcore from the Sheffield-formed five-piece.
Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story
- Directed by: Rob Bettinson
- Written by: Alan Janes
Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.
Tue 1 Nov
Wed 2 Nov
Thu 3 Nov
Pop rock trio, reunited after more than a decade for some UK shows. You'll remember them from their masterpieces 'Year 3000', 'What I Go to School For' and 'Air Hostess'.
The Catherine Tate Show Live
Comedian and actor Catherine Tate takes her popular BBC sketch show on the road. The Catherine Tate Show Live featuring new sketches and reunites old characters including Nan Taylor, Geordie Georgie and Lauren 'Am I Bovvered' Cooper.
The singer-songwriter, who rose to popularity in the 70s, performs his original pop songs from across his career.
- Written by: Ashley Banjo
Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent, still going strong.
And they called it puppy love … but Donny of the perfect dentistry has had the last laugh with his career revival going swingingly.
Earth, Wind & Fire
American funk, R&B and soul veterans who recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammy Awards.
The Four Tops and The Temptations
A double-bill of Motown veterans. Few of the original members survive (with The Temptations alone having had at least 20 different members pass through their ranks over the years), but the songs – from 'Get Ready' to 'Reach Out I'll Be There' – most certainly do.
Superstar guitarist and soulful crooner makes a welcome return.
The composer and musician from Frankfurt performs his own film music, framed by his accompanying musicians.
Sat 28 May
World renowned German composer, who is most notable for over 150 film soundtracks spanning over four decades.
The Human League
Much-loved Sheffield electro pop pioneers offer up some prime early 80s nostalgia.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.
Sat 11 Mar 2017
£27.50 / 0844 576 3000
Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Featuring guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.
The Last Shadow Puppets
String-soaked side project of Arctic Monkey Alex Turner and chief Miles Kane, whose debut album, The Age of the Understatement was awash with John Barryesque retro cool.
Ska-tinged pop classic after classic on the Nutty Boys' latest tour.
Thu 1 Dec
Times & prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000
The world-famous singer, songwriter, musician and one half of the acclaimed duo Simon & Garfunkel returns to the stage with a two-hour set playing some of the biggest hits from his extensive back catalogue.
The Irish singer-songwriter, who rose to fame in the pop group Boyzone in the 90s, embarks on a solo tour, performing new and old material including 'When You Say Nothing At All', which was used in the British film Notting Hill.
Russell Howard: Round The World
The energetic star of Good News and Mock the Week heads out on his biggest live tour yet.
Mon 3 Apr 2017
Cheery veterans of classic rock.