Calendar

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Jun 8 @ 19:30 The Exchange
An evening with the music of the Guitar and Violin virtuosi Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli played by two of this country’s finest exponents of this style. Expect to be flown back in time to[...]
Jun 14 @ 20:00 The Exchange
Told entirely in rhyme and song, Living Spit are back with their unique spin on “The Three Little Pigs”. With porcpine puns, lupine laughs and more rural rumbunctiousness than you can shake a stick at,[...]
Jun 15 @ 19:00 The Exchange
The Barrelhouse Blues Band is back at the Exchange with some familiar faces and some you may not know. 2018 marks 10 years since Paul Hart, who started the Barrelhouse Orchestra back in 2003 died,[...]
Jun 22 @ 20:00 The Exchange
Nick Heyward is a British singer-songwriter and musician. Nick starting his music career in 1980, as a member of Haircut 100, a band who burnt briefly and brightly as the ultimate group of friends who[...]
Jun 28 @ 19:00 The Exchange
A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award winner for Best Actor, Gary Oldman) must[...]
Jun 30 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Northern Soul Live, a Soul & Motown party with the Edwin Starr Band featuring Angelo Starr with special guest Northern Soul icon Lorraine Silver. includes all the Edwin Starr hits – War (What is it[...]
Jul 4 @ 17:30 The Exchange
Bristol Old Vic Theatre School presents The Mill on the Floss By George Eliot Adapted by Helen Edmundson, Directed by Paul Clarkson. “They had entered the thorny wilderness, and the golden gates of their childhood[...]
Jul 19 @ 19:00 The Exchange
Winner of the year’s Academy Award for Best Picture. Elisa is a mute, isolated woman who works as a cleaning lady in a hidden, high-security government laboratory in 1962 Baltimore. Her life changes forever when[...]
Jul 21 @ 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;[...]
Aug 1 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Sturminster Newton Museum and Mill Society present The New Hardy Players, celebrating Dorset in word and song. During the interval light Dorset nibbles will be put on each table. There will also be a raffle.[...]
Aug 23 @ 19:00 The Exchange
Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle[...]
Aug 31 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Come and enjoy an unforgettable evening starring four stunning sopranos in an enchanting production crossing over from classical arias to contemporary pop classics. Nella Fantasia, The Flower Duet, One Fine Day, Time To Say Goodbye,[...]
Sep 7 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Johnny Cash Roadshow, a show not to be missed by avid fans or the casual listener. The only show to be endorsed by the CASH family! This year prepare for a musical and emotional rollercoaster,[...]
Sep 14 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Direct from London’s West End… Get your dancing shoes at the ready, grab yourself a milkshake and relax – you are in for an evening of back to back hits from the 1950s and 60s![...]
Sep 21 @ 19:30 The Exchange
2 hours of live family entertainment with wrestlers from all over the world taking on the very best of Great Britain. For 1 night only The Exchange will be transformed into a superb wrestling arena[...]
Sep 27 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Julian Richards, archaeologist, presents “A Career in Ruins”, a witty, anecdotal talk.. Well known television and radio presenter of “Meet the Ancestors”, Blood Of The Vikings” and Countryfile fame, Julian is also an author and[...]
Oct 19 @ 19:30 The Exchange
Ticket price includes a cocktail on arrival followed by a 3-course 70s style dinner (starter: prawn cocktail vol-au-vents, mini quiches, cheese and pineapple sticks, sticky glaze sausages – main: coq au vin or mushroom stroganoff[...]
Nov 18 @ 19:30 The Exchange
MATT MONRO….HIS LIFE…….HIS MUSIC…..PORTRAYED BY ……MATT MONRO JNR. THE MATT MONRO STORY “THE SINGER’S SINGER” CELEBRATING THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF THE LEGENDARY MATT MONRO. THE MATT MONRO STORY IS AN INSPIRED AND UNFORGETTABLE SHOW.[...]
Nov 24 @ 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 Live[...]
Dec 15 @ 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 20 @ 14:00 The Exchange
Neil Sands and his brilliant West End cast are back with their Christmas production which has been described as like a sparkly Christmas card come to life. It is a truly spectacular mix of over[...]
Apr 13 @ 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;[...]
Jul 20 @ 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 @ 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;[...]