The Lights

The Lights
The Lights
West Street, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 1AH
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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

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There are 32 events at this location

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And Finally … Phil Collins

The band pay tribute to the ex-Genesis man.

Thu 1 Dec

£19–£20 (£18; Children £18) / 01264 368368

Thu 27 Oct

£14 (Members £7.75; Students £10; Children £10) / 01264 368368

Thu 17 Nov

£14 (Members £7.75; Students £10; Children £10) / 01264 368368

Thu 15 Dec

£14 (Members £7.75; Students £10; Children £10) / 01264 368368

…and 3 more dates until 16 Mar 2017

Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra

The Chamber Philharmonic Europe was founded in 2006 in Cologne, Germany and engages over 60 of the most talented young musicians from 18 European nations.

Thu 27 Oct

£14 / 01264 368368

Christmas Memories

A night of classic festive favourites and popular carols.

Wed 21 Dec

£13 (£12; Children £12) / 01264 368368

Clare Teal

Sassy vocalist and Parky favourite Teal casts her spell.

Thu 2 Mar 2017

£18.50–£19.50 (£17.50; Children £17.50) / 01264 368368

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Far From The Madding Crowd

The story of Bathsheba Everdene, heroine of Thomas Hardy's novel, is brought to the stage in this adaptation by Hotbuckle Productions.

Tue 1 Nov

£10–£11 / 01264 368368

Forever In Blue Jeans

High energy, hit songs and hot dance in one show as the cast of eight singers take the audience on a musical journey starting in the 50s and ending in the present, passing the likes of Brenda Lee, The Carpenters and Abba on the way.

Fri 27 Jan 2017

£20–£21 (£19; Children £19) / 01264 368368


One of the best Queen tribute bands, GA GA continue to prove why they are so highly rated by critics and audiences alike.

Sat 10 Dec

£15–£16 (£14; Members £14) / 01264 368368

The Guns N' Roses Experience

Tribute to the Sunset Strip rockers.

Sat 5 Nov

£14; £12 adv / 01264 368368

Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option

New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.

Tue 7 Feb 2017

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Jon Richardson

Wry observations and pessimistic humour.

Tue 25 Oct


£14–£15 / 01264 368368

Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted

Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…

Tue 29 Nov

£15–£16 / 01264 368368

Lucy Porter: Consequences

An new show of heart-felt personal revelations and incisive cultural observations from Lucy Porter.

Thu 19 Jan 2017

£14–£15 (Members £12) / 01264 368368

Martin Harley

Singer-songwriter specialising in blues and roots sounds.

Tue 6 Dec

£13.50 (£11.50; Children £11.50) / 01264 368368

Martin Simpson

Brilliant mix of English tradition and American music from the virtuoso fingerstyle guitarist and singer, a former BBC Radio 2 Folk Musician of the Year.

Sat 28 Jan 2017

£15–£16 (£14; Children £14) / 01264 368368

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Martyn Joseph

Cult singer-songwriter, described as the 'Welsh Springsteen', making social and spiritual comment through his acoustic songs.

Fri 25 Nov

£17–£18 (£16; Children £16) / 01264 368368

Midge Ure

Ultravox hits, solo work and covers from the man behind Band Aid.

Sat 29 Oct

£18.50–£19.50 (£17.50; Children £17.50) / 01264 368368

Miles Jupp: Songs Of Freedom

The son of a minister in the United Reform Church, Jupp was a natural when it came to the casting of Nigel, a Church Of England Lay Reader, in the BBC sitcom Rev. Now the actor, stand-up and Radio Four stalwart presents his latest show about modern life. Astronauts, regrets, social media, hipsters, rage and medicine are…

Wed 4 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £17–£18 / 01264 368368

Money For Nothing

A Dire Straits tribute band.

Fri 18 Nov

£16.50–£17.50 (£15.50; Children £15.50) / 01623 633133


Another show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants following young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of wacky inventions and incredible monsters.

Sat 29 Oct


£7 / 01264 368368

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Oh! Carol

Damion Scarcella and Belinda Wolliston bring to life the music and story of songwriting partners Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield who gave the world 'Calendar Girl', 'Breaking Up is Hard to Do', 'Is This the Way to Amarillo', 'Stupid Cupid' and 'Oh! Carol'.

Fri 17 Feb 2017

£18.50–£19.50 / 01264 368368

Richard Digance

Comedy folk singer-songwriter.

Fri 4 Nov

£16.50–£17.50 / 01264 368368

Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra

Rootsy, bluegrassy six-piece with tweed outfits and fedoras to complete the ye olde country feel.

Fri 28 Oct

Romeo and Juliet

  • Directed by: Christopher Moore

Artistic director Christopher Moore's passionate and innovative recreation of the world's greatest love story. Presented by Ballet Theatre UK.

Sat 26 Nov

£17–£18 (£16; Children £16) / 01264 368368

Salute To The 70s Christmas Show

Tribute to the pop hits of the 70s, expect to hear Donny Osmond, Debbie Harry, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Olivia Newton John, Kate Bush, The Carpenters, David Bowie, Abba, Slade and more.

Fri 16 Dec

£16–£17 (Members £15) / 01264 368368

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Seann Walsh: One for the Road

Sharp and energetic observational humour from this fast-riser.

Thu 3 Nov

£15 / 01264 368368

Shakespeare Schools Festival 2016

Local schools perform various different Shakespeare plays. See Shakespeare performed as has never been seen before.

Tue 15 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01264 368368

Wed 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01264 368368

Simon Mayor's Mandolinquents

Mandolin quartet with a repertoire from Chinese folk tunes via Ravel and Tchaikovsky to Irving Berlin.

Thu 24 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01264 368368

Talon: The Best of the Eagles

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

Wed 26 Oct

£20–£21 / 01264 368368

Think Floyd

Tribute act performing Pink Floyd's greatest hits.

Sat 30 Sep 2017

£19 / 01264 368368

The Time Travellers Song Book

Tune in through time to famous tunes from the 1980s, 30s, 70s, the Naughties and all the decades in between.

Thu 10 Nov

£14 (Children £13; £45) / 01264 368368

Fri 11 Nov

£14 (Children £13; £45) / 01264 368368

Sat 12 Nov

£14 (Children £13; £45) / 01264 368368

A Vision of Elvis

2008 European Elvis Tribute Artist Champion Rob Kingsley presents the total Elvis package, from custom-made costumes to that curl of the lip.

Fri 13 Jan 2017

£19.50–£20.50 / 01264 368368

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