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 33 events at this location
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The erstwhile 80s pop pin-up plays his brand of post-punk and dandy pop.
The big-voiced, chart-topping American singer performs her pop, R&B and soul hits after her sting on Strictly Come Dancing.
ARW: Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman
Former YES members Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman team up to perform prog rock material.
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.
American pop punk masters who, despite the juvenile approach, have become elder statesmen of the scene, helping many a now grown-up musician through the teenage years.
Bob Dylan & His Band
Country/folk/rock from the living legend, now in his 70s but still going strong.
R&B from David, having a bit of a renaissance on the back of his successful Ts5 sessions.
- Written by: Ashley Banjo
Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent, still going strong.
Strangely uplifting indie miserablists from Manchester.
Try yoga, boxing, Zumba and more with FitLiving UK.
Sat 9 Sep
Sun 10 Sep
Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons
Forget the many Jersey Boys tribute shows and revel in the real falsetto as Frankie Valli performs classic hits from 'Walk Like a Man' to 'Beggin''.
The Empress of Soul heads on her first UK tour since her farewell gigs in 2009.
Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast
The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.
The Harlem Globetrotters, known for their international basketball skills, perform some of their best tricks and slams. Check out the skills of Special K Daley, Big Easy Lofton, Flight Time Lang and the rest.
The polite ex-squaddie troubadour returns with a new album Moon Landing.
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
£27.50 / 0844 576 3000
John Bishop: Winging It
Observational humour from the multi-award winning Liverpudlian stand-up.
The multi-million selling rock and post-punk quintet.
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe
Musical star Michael Ball and popular tenor Alfie Boe join forces.
Micky Flanagan: An' Another Fing
Sharp observations from the Cockney comic. Micky Flanagan who famously popped out and ended up 'out out', is touring a new show for the first time in three years. An' Another Fing follows on from 2011's Out Out tour and 2013's Back in the Game, which became the biggest selling stand up DVD and tour of the year.
Tue 12 Sep
Wed 13 Sep
Wed 27 Sep
Smooth hip-hop/R&B operator.
The brooding singer is accompanied by a backing band of current and former Bad Seed members, touring after the release of his latest album Skeleton Tree.
Cheeky chappy, X Factor finalist and chart-topper embarks on an arena tour.
The voice behind hits such as Ace's 'How Long', Squeeze's 'Tempted' and Mike and the Mechanics' 'The Living Years'.
Pet Shop Boys
The chart-topping veteran duo of Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe plays its synthpop, new wave and alternative dance hits including 'West End Girls' and 'It's A Sin'.
Sat 25 Feb
The white soul boy who was a key player in the Stock, Aitken & Waterman stable in the late 80s and is now enjoying a comeback.
Ricky Gervais: Humanity
The latest stand up tour from the award-winning actor and comedian.
Russell Brand: Re:Birth
The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.
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
Tue 4 Apr
Russell Watson: Songs from the Heart
- Written by: Claude-Michel Schonberg
One of the country's most popular crossover singers returns to the stage.
WWE Live – Wrestlemania Revenge
The ultimate in 'sports entertainment' as the real deal WWE superstars of US wrestling bring the pain to the UK.
X Factor Live
The most bankable of auditionees from the latest series of The X Factor perform for your sheer delight.