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.
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- Provides: Free wi-fi
Events at this venue
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80's Party Night
DJ Steve Randall spins all the greatest hits from the 1980s.
Adventures With Sam In Outer Space
Join Sam and Stories And More as they jump head first into a brand new interactive story and intergalactic adventure.
Alice In Wonderland
Imagination runs wild and logic is abandoned in this fantastical, larger-than-life musical brimming with nonsensical fun and excitement for the entire family. Performed by Immersion Theatre.
The Andover Passion 2017
Unity Christian Theatre tell the timeless story of the Passion Of Christ.
Andy Parsons: Peak Bullsh*t
You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, but this is Parsons' latest stand-up show. Can he really promise peak bullshit? Come along and find out.
Ballet Theatre UK: Alice In Wonderland
The company presents a captivating new ballet based on Lewis Carroll's much-loved children's books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.
Counterfeit Sixties Show
A nostalgic night of 60s music, interspersed with video clips from the era. The band performs songs by The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Monkees and many more.
Dave Gorman's Screen Guild
Aided by his laptop and a big screen, Gorman curates a monthly gathering of his favourite established and rising stand-ups.
Easter Bunny's Eggs-Ellent Adventure
Join the hunt for the hidden chocolate factory and meet the Easter Bunny afterwards to receive a special Easter present in a show written by Martin Parsons.
Fay Hield And The Hurricane Party
The folk artist and her band perform songs from the latest album Old Adam, which was listed in The Guardian's Best Albums Of 2016.
The Discarded Nut Theatre Company presents an adaption of Shakespeare's tragedy directed by Noel Jones.
Risqué humour from the West Country comic.
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.
Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman
The BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards-winning duo perform contemporary folk.
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.
Lipstick On Your Collar
An exciting 1950s and 1960s show specialising in bringing the classic pop hits from the golden era of music back to life.
The Little Shop Of Horrors
Andover Musical Theatre Company present their take on the hit off-Broadway musical.
The Mayor's Variety Show
Music, song and dance by local talent from across the borough, including performances from Suzanne School of Dance, Portway Glee Club, Ruby Slippers Show School, Fair Play Performing Arts, Ignite and many more.
The Milk Men
The London quartet performs feel good blues and R&B.
Music & Memories
A nostalgia show featuring songs from 1940s to 1970s, with Neil Sands and his West End cast.
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
Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01264 368368
Paul Zerdin: All Mouth
The ventriloquist, who won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with his three puppet characters, Sam, Albert and Baby, plus two new ones.
Neil Diamond tribute act John Hylton.
Richard Herring: The Best
A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.
Russell Kane: Right Man, Wrong Age
Russell Kane discusses why it's perfectly okay to be 20 but feel 40 (or vice versa) and explains why nobody really feels their age.
Terry Alderton: All Crazy Now
A rollercoaster ride through Terry's crazy world. No two shows are the same as he creates a world of extraordinary nonsense and absolute mayhem. A spellbinding combination of noises, the voices, the shoes, incredible physicality and a mind-blowing insight into the inner workings of a fantastic comedy mind. Terry has…
Twist And Shout
Sing and dance along with an all-star West End cast to the music of The Beatles, Hermans Hermits, Gerry & The Pacemakers, The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Manfred Mann, Dusty Springfield, Lulu, Sandy Shaw and many more.