Calendar

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Sep 20 @ 19:30 The Exchange
The concert will see the accomplished live performer present songs from the album including lead single Sensational and the epic album opener Dance In The Hurricane alongside instantly recognisable classics from her revered catalogue of[...]
Oct 4 @ 19:30 The Exchange
JEREMY VINE – WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON?! Jeremy Vine is one of the UK’s most successful broadcasters. In more than thirty years at the BBC, he’s presented Newsnight, Panorama, Crimewatch, Eggheads and Points[...]
Oct 5 @ 19:30 The Exchange
SHOWADDYWADDY have long been established as Europe’s most successful ever exponents of retro-inspired rock & roll. The record simply speaks for itself! 23 Top 40 hit singles, including 10 Top 5 hits “Under The Moon[...]
Oct 9 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Workshop with Allison Finch Sturminster Newton Floral Group usually meets on the second Wednesday of every month. We meet in The Exchange at 7:30 pm and all are welcome. Contact numbers for any enquiries are[...]
Oct 10 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Stonehenge is Britain’s most famous ancient monument, an extraordinary and enigmatic structure attracting over 1.4 million visitors a year. Archaeologist, writer and broadcaster Julian Richards will explain its sophisticated architecture and show how it has[...]
Oct 11 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Enjoy the songs of the Queen and King of country music – Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. Leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company[...]
Oct 12 @ 19:30 The Exchange
GO NOW! The Music of The Moody Blues is an opportunity for fans to experience this timeless music live, in a tribute to… The Greatest Classic Rock Band of a Generation – recently inducted into[...]
Oct 17 @ 19:30 The Exchange
A nostalgic look back at the 50s and 60s, where SNADS will endeavour to recapture the mood of those decades through words and music, featuring some of the more popular songs around at the time,[...]
Oct 18 @ 19:30 The Exchange
A nostalgic look back at the 50s and 60s, where SNADS will endeavour to recapture the mood of those decades through words and music, featuring some of the more popular songs around at the time,[...]
Oct 19 @ 19:30 The Exchange
A nostalgic look back at the 50s and 60s, where SNADS will endeavour to recapture the mood of those decades through words and music, featuring some of the more popular songs around at the time,[...]
Oct 25 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Wayne Denton fronts this live concert. Faithfully recreating the songs, atmosphere and evoking memories of the era in his own inimitable style. Interspersed with humour and audience participation, faithfully recreating and delivering all the hits[...]
Oct 26 @ 19:30 The Exchange
More than three decades on, the threesome have retained their beauty, their sparkling choreography and their precise vocal qualities. Today, the line-up consists of Valerie Holiday, Helen Scott and Freddie Pool. Join them for their[...]
Nov 2 @ 19:30 The Exchange
JTQ The James Taylor Quartet Lead by Hammond organ-guru, James Taylor, JTQ stands with one foot planted in 2019, and other, just as firmly, somewhere south of the 1970s. For more than 25 years, The[...]
Nov 8 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Join Britain’s most popular soprano for a delightful evening of song, reminiscences and chat. Accompanied by, and in conversation with, Anna Tilbrook Lesley’s behind-the-scenes stories and anecdotes will give audiences a unique insight into her[...]
Nov 9 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Captivating singer Kate Dimbleby joins Bristol’s favourite comedy theatre troupe Living Spit to reimagine Homer’s classic work. The Odyssey, one of the supreme works of western literature, tells of Odysseus’ 10-year journey home from the[...]
Nov 13 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Demonstration by Katie Baxter Sturminster Newton Floral Group usually meets on the second Wednesday of every month. We meet in The Exchange at 7:30 pm and all are welcome. Contact numbers for any enquiries are[...]
Nov 30 @ 20:00 The Exchange
  We are thrilled to be welcoming back Los Pacaminos featuring Paul Young, Drew Barfield, Mark Pinder, Steve Greetham, Jamie Moses and Melvin Duffy (UK’s premier pedal steel player). One of the UK’s most popular[...]
Dec 6 @ 14:00 The Exchange
Neil Sands and his wonderful cast are back with their biggest ever production of their hit show, filled with, more songs and even more stunning costumes, bringing you an unforgettable afternoon of festive nostalgia, taking[...]
Dec 13 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Bye Bye Baby are a jaw­dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons’. Incredible four part harmonies, roof raising falsetto complete with energetic[...]
Dec 14 @ 10:45 The Exchange
The Sturminster Newton Orchestra is a group of musicians of all standards and all ages who meet on Saturday mornings to play a variety of music: folk songs and dances; light classics; music from the shows;[...]
Dec 14 @ 20:00 The Exchange
In 2013 Kim released the acclaimed ‘Wilde Winter Songbook’ album. Featuring some beautiful winter and Christmas inspired songs, as well as some much loved Christmas cover versions, this album was widely thought to be some[...]