Built in 1494 during the reign of Henry VII, the Square Tower has had a varied history, it was designed as part of the fortifications to protect the rapidly expanding Naval Port. Now the tower is used as a venue for live music, plays, weddings and exhibitions.
Events at this venue
There are 10 events at this location
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The Coal Porters
Melodic bluegrass originals from this outfit, fronted by Sid Griffin.
Thu 28 Sep
£15.40 / 07519 505785
Day Of The Dead V: Blood Runs Thicker
Songs and stories. The Portsmouth Writers' Hub entertain you for the fifth annual performance, in the atmospheric surrounds of the Square Tower, with costumes by Head Case Curios, grisly art by Lawn of the Dead UK, books from Blackwell's. Prize for the best-dressed Day of the Deadster.
Mon 30 Oct
£8 some concessions / 07519 505785
Goodnight Mr Tom
A play by David Wood Based on the book by Michelle Magorian Now a modern family classic, Michelle Magorian’s wonderfully uplifting tale is brought gloriously to life in this magical, Olivier award-winning stage adaptation by David Wood. Set during the dangerous build up to the Second World War, Goodnight Mister Tom…
Mon 4 Dec
Tue 5 Dec
Wed 6 Dec
House Of Fog
New apollo presents Peter Bramer's hilarious comedy House of Fog, as their 9th Halloween season.
Tue 31 Oct
Wed 1 Nov
Thu 2 Nov
Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls
Solo venture from the Wonder Stuff singer, with vocal/violin backing from his partner Nockalls. Since 2006, they have toured the UK, Europe and the US, performing acoustic shows including tracks from their own albums in addition to the Wonderstuff material and the occasional cover version.
Sun 8 Oct
£16.50 / 07519 505785
The Slocan Ramblers
For a bunch of boys from Toronto, the Slocan Ramblers are turning out a piping hot brand of bluegrass that you just may think was cut fresh from a back porch in the Blue Ridge! (Elmore Magazine) Oh yes! Canadian Bluegrass served up by one of the most exciting young bands on the scene at the moment, and we're absolutely…
Wed 15 Nov
The Steve & Ben Somers Country Band
The Square Roots Xmas Show! Western Swing, Bluegrass and lovelorn waltzes all delivered with panache in classic style! (Blabber & Smoke) This 6 piece band well and truly nail that classic western swing sound! Here's a band that play with a smile on their faces - audiences are in for a treat! (Fatea Magazine…
Sat 16 Dec
"Wild Ponies swing emotional wrecking balls with great delicacy! (M Music & Musicians Magazine) Shimmering country beautythe music seems to glow! (No Depression) Dead right, honest songwriting delivered in a hauntingly beautiful yet gritty, neo-traditional Americana wrapper! Doug and Telisha, now residing in…
Sun 29 Oct
The Worry Dolls, Robert Vincent & Dean Owens
Exclusive Up Close & Personal show in the beautiful Square Tower.limited tickets only! How exciting is this show going to be?!! We have three (YES 3!!) of the UK's TOP Americana / Roots songwriters for you in one amazing show, Nashville style with all three (well 4 as the Worry Dolls are 2!) performers on stage in…
Thu 30 Nov
£15.40 / 07519 505785