The Lights

The Lights
The Lights
West Street, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 1AH
  • Telephone 01264 368368
  • Email
  • Website
Photo of The Lights

Jump to times or comments

The Lights is the hub for creative activity in north-west Hampshire, with a 242-seat auditorium, an arena hall, a conference room, a dance studio, function rooms and a café bar. It has a programme of theatre, live music, comedy, dance and kids' events, as well as hosting special events such as a record/CD fair and food & drink events. It also gives regular art, craft and drama workshops for kids.

Andover station is ten minutes' walk away and the venue is served by the 2, 3, 4, 5 and 8 bus routes.

The Lights is the hub for creativity in north-west Hampshire, with a 242 seat auditorium, an arena open space, dance studio, function rooms and a conference room and board room for business meetings. The Arena Cafe bar is open for coffee, cake and food during the day and when shows are playing.

The theatre boasts a packed programme of live music, comedy, dance, serious theatre and children's events and workshops, designed to appeal to the whole community. There are also special events during the year including record and cd fairs and food and drink events.

The venue has level access.

Free parking is available after 4pm within a short walk of the venue. Andover Railway station is a ten minute walk away and the bus station is within two minutes.

Text supplied by third party.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 24 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

AnimAlphabet the Musical

Hit the Mark Theatre present a tale of musical animals on a quest.

Sat 23 Sep

£10 (Children £9) / 01264 368368

Bon Giovi

Tribute to the New Jersey-based stadium rockers.

Sat 21 Oct

£14.50 / 01264 368368

The Cavern Beatles

The Cavern Beatles is the only Beatles band fully endorsed and licensed by the famous Cavern Club in Liverpool. They bring to the stage the music that has now influenced 3 generations. Be prepared to enjoy all the hits of the Fab Four in a 2 hour show that is completely live with breath-taking attention to detail, even…

Fri 6 Oct

£20–£21 / 01264 368368

The Circus of Horrors: The Never Ending Nightmare

The troupe celebrates its 21st anniversary with its latest spectacular featuring an amalgamation of bizarre, brave and beautiful acts all woven into an Alice in Horrorland type story driven by a mainly original soundscape.

Thu 17 Aug

£22–£23 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30


The feel-good musical comedy telling the story of Tracy Turnblad, a girl with big hair and big dreams.

Thu 10 Aug

£13.50 (£11; Children £11) / 01264 368368

Fri 11 Aug

£13.50 (£11; Children £11) / 01264 368368

Sat 12 Aug

£13.50 (£11; Children £11) / 01264 368368

Jason Manford: Work in Progress

Jason Manford returns to stand-up with a work in progress show ahead of his national tour in 2018.  

Wed 4 Oct

£15 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30

Jeremy Hardy

Mr Hardy is a stalwart of BBC Radio 4 comedy including The News Quiz and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. Now's your chance to see Jeremy out on his own, peddling his intelligent satire and gentle musings across the country.

Wed 25 Oct

£14–£15 (£5) / 01264 368368


Risqué humour from the West Country comic.

Thu 30 Nov

£20–£21 / 01264 368368

Joseph And The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

  • Written by: Tim Rice (lyrics), Andrew Lloyd Webber (music)

An amateur production by Starlights of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical, which retells the biblical story of Joseph, his 11 brothers and the coat of many colours.

Wed 23 Aug

£12 & £13, family £40 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30

Thu 24 Aug

£12 & £13, family £40 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30

Fri 25 Aug

£12 & £13, family £40 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30

Sat 26 Aug

£12 & £13, family £40 / 01264 368368

  • 19:30

Kerry Godliman

The stand-up and actress muses on (mis)communication in a modern age.

Fri 20 Oct

£15 (£12) / 01264 368368

  • 20:00

The King Of Pop

Get ready to moonwalk the night away at a Michael Jackson tribute show whose star performer Navi once earned a standing ovation from the King of Pop himself.

Wed 13 Sep

£21–£22 / 01264 368368

Nik Kershaw

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of his first chart success the diminutive 80s pop star hits the road for his 'Me, Myself and I Tour', performing songs, telling tales and once again inflicting 'The Riddle' on the nation.

Fri 15 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 01264 368368

Paul Chowdhry

Following his 2015 100 date sell-out tour, comedy powerhouse and star of Taskmaster, Live at The Apollo and Stand Up for the Week, Paul Chowdhry brings his highly anticipated new stand-up show to venues nationwide. ‘It’s a rare and joyous thing to see a stand up so vibrant and imperiously on top of his game’ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The…

Wed 8 Nov

£20–£21 / 01264 368368

Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

The talented British ventriloquist, who conquered The States when he won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with Paul, Sam, Albert and Baby plus two new characters. His technical skills are amazing and his humour harks back to the grand old days of TV variety.

Thu 14 Sep

£17.50–£18.50 / 01264 368368

  • 19:45

Phil Beer

The multi-instrumentalist from Show Of Hands blends folk, blues and country.

Sat 2 Sep

£16 / 01264 368368

  • 20:00

Phill Jupitus: Juplicity

Phill brings poetry and chat to the masses.

Thu 21 Sep

£15–£16 / 01264 368368

Pop-Up Bowie: David Bowie Tribute

Paul Anthony, voted the UK's No 1 David Bowie Tribute Act at the National Tribute Awards 2016, performs all the greatest hits of the man who fell to Earth.

Fri 1 Sep

£18–£19 / 01264 368368

  • 19:45

Purple Zeppelin

Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin tribute act rolled into one.

Sat 9 Sep

£18–£19 (£16; Children £16) / 01264 368368

Rich Hall's Hoedown

Rich Hall and friends host a mash-up of music and stand-up featuring the Hoedown's regular band.

Sat 25 Nov

£17–£18 / 01264 368368

Rockin' On Heaven's Door

Tribute to the all time greats Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly, Eddie Cochran and more.

Sat 16 Sep

£19.50–£20.50 / 01264 368368

The Roving Crows

Celtic folk-rock and tribal rhythms by the Welland-based band, who will perform traditional tunes and original songs.

Sat 23 Sep

£10 / 01264 368368

Roy Chubby Brown

Controversial stand-up from the Yorkshire-born veteran.

Thu 5 Oct

£20–£21 / 01264 368368

Think Floyd

The tribute band pays homage to the legendary rock outfit.

Sat 30 Sep

£19 / 01264 368368

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

  • Directed by: Peter Glanville
  • Written by: Michael Rosen (book), Barb Jungr (music)

Michael Rosen's award-winning book is brought to the stage for ages 3+.

Fri 28 Jul

£5 / 01264 368368

Comments & ratings

Post a comment