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Experience the thrill of live music

Experience the thrill of live music

Greenhill Gardens, Weymouth © Frances Underwood

Greenhill Gardens, Weymouth © Frances Underwood

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  1. Christmas In Dorchester

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    Christmas

    Dorchester

    What’s happening in Dorset’s County town this Christmas time? When the dark days descend, Dorchester lights up with a warm welcome. . In the run up to Christmas, the shops will be brimming with gift ideas or you can take time for a bracing stroll...

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    24 November 2018to22 December 2018
  2. Add Sleeping Beauty - Pantomime to your Itinerary

    Sleeping Beauty - Pantomime

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    Theatre

    Bournemouth

    The producers that brought you Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk are proud to announce one of the most traditional and popular pantomimes of all time, Sleeping Beauty.

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    8 December 2018to6 January 2019
    Price £19.50 to £22.50 Per Ticket
  3. Add Shapwick Acoustic Sessions to your Itinerary

    Shapwick Acoustic Sessions

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    Music

    Chruch Street, Shapwick

    cShapwick Acoustic Sessions are offering an unique evening with a variety of bands and artists - local, national and international. Set in this fantastic old church dated back to the 13th century. We will be offering monthly sessions and helping to...

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    From:
    12 December 2018Open 19:00 - 21:00
    Price £10.00 Per Ticket
  4. Add Handel's Messiah to your Itinerary

    Handel's Messiah

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    Concert

    21 Kingland Road, Poole

    Since 1742, The Messiah has secured itself in the Christmas calendar. Retelling the story of Christ it is heaped full of beautiful arias including He was Despised and Rejected and I Know that My Redeemer Liveth and rousing choruses like For Unto Us...

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    12 December 2018Open 19:30 -
  5. Add Christmas in the Courtroom to your Itinerary

    Christmas in the Courtroom

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    Poetry & Literature

    DORCHESTER

    Join the New Hardy Players for a feast of traditional seasonal entertainment in the evocative surroundings of Dorchester's iconic Shire Hall. Local and well-known Christmas carols, midwinter poetry from Thomas Hardy and William Barnes, dramatic...

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    From:
    13 December 2018Open 19:30 -
    Price £15.00 Per Ticket
  6. Add FB Pocket Orchestra - LIVE MUSIC to your Itinerary

    FB Pocket Orchestra - LIVE MUSIC

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    Music

    Christchurch

    Back once again to wow us with their illustrious sounds, taking you back to the hot jazz, blues, ragtime & popular dances of the 1920/30's.

    7:30pm
    Free of Charge
    Booking recommended

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    From:
    13 December 2018Open 19:30 -
    Free
  7. Add The Dodge Brothers at Christmas to your Itinerary

    The Dodge Brothers at Christmas

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    Concert

    Bournemouth

    Comprising Mike Hammond, Aly Hirji, (BBC film critic) Mark Kermode and Alex Hammond, The Dodge Brothers are renowned for their take on Classic Americana. 

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    13 December 2018Open 19:30 -
    Price £15.00 Per Ticket
  8. Add Cantamus - Music for Christmastide to your Itinerary

    Cantamus - Music for Christmastide

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    Seasonal

    Blandford

    Performing the very best, and often unfamiliar, sacred, secular and consort music, Cantamus present a programme for the advent season drawn from nearly 500 years of music.

    From Palestrina's Matin responsory 'I look from afar', two rarely heard...

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    13 December 2018Open 19:30 - 22:00
    Price £5.00 to £10.00 Per Ticket
  9. Add BSO Symphonic Brass to your Itinerary

    BSO Symphonic Brass

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    Performance

    Gillingham

    BSO Brass present an evening of musical delights, taking you on a journey through exquisite pieces of classical music by Bach and Byrd, to jazz classics such as 'Oh When the Saints' and 'Just a Closer Walk'.

    The quintet of Bournemouth Symphony...

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    13 December 2018Open 19:30 - 22:00
    Price £6.00 to £28.00 Per Ticket
  10. Add Freddie Mercury Tribute to your Itinerary

    Freddie Mercury Tribute

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    Performance

    Evershot, Dorchester

    CHRISTMAS PARTY TIME:-
    The ultimate FREDDIE MERCURY Tribute performing songs from the huge repertoire from every decade of Queen's musical legacy.

    Price include a Dinner, Entertainment & Disco

    7.30pm arrival for an 8pm sit down

    Don't forget to...

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    14 December 2018Open 19:30 - 23:55
    Price £45.00 Per Ticket
  11. Add Ridgeway Singers and Band Christmas Concert to your Itinerary

    Ridgeway Singers and Band Christmas Concert

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    Christmas

    Winterborne Kingston

    A joyous evening of uplifting music, drawing on music collected in Dorset. Led by Tim Laycock and Phil Humphries, the RS&B are building an impressive reputation: a comment from someone in the audience last year: "I came expecting amateur and got...

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    14 December 2018Open 19:30 - 21:30
    Price £6.00 to £8.00 Per Ticket
  12. Add BSO Symphonic Brass to your Itinerary

    BSO Symphonic Brass

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    Performance

    Chetnole, Sherborne

    BSO Brass present an evening of musical delights, taking you on a journey through exquisite pieces of classical music by Bach and Byrd, to jazz classics such as 'Oh When the Saints' and 'Just a Closer Walk'.

    The quintet of Bournemouth Symphony...

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    14 December 2018Open 19:30 - 22:00
    Price £6.00 to £10.00 Per Ticket
  13. Add David Bowie Tribute to your Itinerary

    David Bowie Tribute

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    Performance

    Evershot, Dorchester

    CHRISTMAS PARTY TIME:-
    Whether it be 'STARMAN', LIFE ON MARS, JEAN GENIE or possible THE LAUGHING GNOME this tribute to an icon of the late 20th Century music scene will entertain you.

    7.30pm arrival for an 8pm sit down

    Christmas Party - Party...

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    From:
    15 December 2018Open 19:30 - 23:55
    Price £45.00 Per Ticket
  14. Add Join in Party night to your Itinerary

    Join in Party night

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    Christmas

    Studland, SWANAGE

    We have a fabulous night all planned out for you, simply book in and give us your choices.
    Our Christmas DJ is all set and ready.
    2 or 3 course menu, disco included 6.30 to midnight
    Beautiful decorations, wonderful food and great atmosphere, don't...

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    15 December 2018Open 18:30 - 23:55
    Price £28.95 Per Ticket
  15. Add Disco Fever: Christmas Party 2018 to your Itinerary

    Disco Fever: Christmas Party 2018

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    Music

    Bridport

    Enjoy a night bursting with all the disco classics… from funk, soul & groove through to the best 70s and 80s dancefloor fillers.


    YOUR ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS 2018 PARTY NIGHT AT BRIDPORT ELECTRIC PALACE

    * Doors open 7pm
    * Start your evening at our...

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    From:
    15 December 2018Various Opening Times
    Price £21.00 Per Ticket
  16. Add La Nova Singers - In Dulci Jubilo to your Itinerary

    La Nova Singers - In Dulci Jubilo

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    Christmas

    Westbourne, Bournemouth

    Join classical vocal ensemble La Nova Singers for a spellbinding evening of Christmas music that's sure to get you in the mood for the festive season. Performing by candlelight, the all-female choir will sing favourite carols including 'O Holy...

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    15 December 2018Open 19:30 - 21:00
    Price £14.00 Per Ticket
  17. Add Paul Anthony presents POP-UP-BOWIE to your Itinerary

    Paul Anthony presents POP-UP-BOWIE

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    Christmas

    Corfe Castle

    The award winning 'Pop Up Bowie'. A stunning tribute to David Bowie. Live at The Greyhound on the 15th of December. Come and join us for an evening filled with singing, dancing and fantastic food. 3 Courses for £25.95. Music Starts from 7pm.

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    15 December 2018Open 19:00 - 23:00
  18. Add Carols & Capers, Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band to your Itinerary

    Carols & Capers, Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band

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    Music

    Wimborne Minster

    Queen of folk singer Maddy Prior joins up once again with the Carnival Band during the Festive Season for their unique celebratory show "Carols & Capers". Together they mix renaissance, modern and ethnic instruments with a refreshing cavalier...

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    Tivoli Theatre & Cinema, Wimborne Minster

    Dates

    From:
    15 December 2018Open 19:00 - 22:30
    Price £24.75 Per Ticket
  19. Add Crossways Handbell Ringers to your Itinerary

    Crossways Handbell Ringers

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    Christmas

    DORCHESTER

    Join the Crossways Handbell Ringers in our café for some festive tune and carols!
    Escape the rush of Christmas shopping for an hour, for a bit of festive music alongside a steamy cup of hot chocolate or a warming glass of mulled wine.

    Crossways...

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    From:
    15 December 2018Open 15:00 -
  20. Add Canzonetta at Christmas to your Itinerary

    Canzonetta at Christmas

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    Music

    Wareham

    Canzonetta at Christmas. A concert of seasonal songs, carols and readings by this popular ensemble. This event is very popular, so come along early to the delightful Saxon Church of St. Martin's if you want a seat! Mulled wine and mince pies.

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    From:
    16 December 2018Open 15:00 - 16:00
    Free

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