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April 2020


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WEDNESDAY 01 APRIL 2020

Jeffrey Foucault - CANCELLEDDate: Wednesday 01 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Railway    map
Address:  3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE - under ½ mile

Event:  Jeffrey Foucault - CANCELLED - 8pm - In April 2020 Jeffrey Foucault will tour the United Kingdom in support of BLOOD BROTHERS (Blueblade Records, 2018) his sixth collection of original songs
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.

Venue website:  railwayinn.pub

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester

Twitter:  @RailwayLive
Event PosterDate: Wednesday 01 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Hyde Tavern    map
Address:  57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY - under ½ mile

Event:  Winchester Folk Club: Blacksmith + Support - CANCELLED - 8pm - Batten down the hatches for this 5 piece electric folkrock band from Hampshire. Fronted by Winchester's own Kathy Ashford on vocals and acoustic guitar In the cellar of The Hyde Tavern. £7 or £5 for folk club members. Folk club presenting established names and up-and-coming acts from the world of folk music. Winchester Folk Club on Facebook: www.facebook.com/WinchesterFolkClub. Winchester Folk Club opened in May 2010 with its first night playing host to none other than Martin Simpson. The club presents top national and international acts from the world of folk music on the first Wednesday of each month at the Hyde Tavern.
Venue website:  hydetavern.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/thehydetavern

THURSDAY 02 APRIL 2020

Event PosterDate: Thursday 02 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Rising Sun    map
Address:  14 Bridge Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 0HL - under ½ mile

Event:  Open Mic - CANCELLED - 8.30pm - Brand new open mic night. Great sounding PA, mics, etc will be provided. All types of music welcome and there is a guaranteed fun and friendly atmosphere. If you want to book a slot get in touch via the Facebook event.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/winchesterrisingsun

Facebook event

FRIDAY 03 APRIL 2020

Comedy: John Shuttleworth - CANCELLEDDate: Friday 03 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  Comedy: John Shuttleworth - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - John Shuttleworths Back… is giving him trouble. Years of strenuous DIY, not to mention playing his organ whilst perched upon a multipack of Diet Sprite with no lumbar support, has taken its toll. But - ever the trouper - John returns to regale audiences with an evening of his classic songs (plus new ones and hilarious 'back stories), pausing only to reapply his deep heat rub!
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester

Facebook event

SATURDAY 04 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


SUNDAY 05 APRIL 2020

Event PosterDate: Sunday 05 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  John O'Gaunt    map
Address:  Horsebridge Road, Stockbridge, Hampshire, SO20 6PU - 10.6 miles

Event:  Thames Valley Jazz - CANCELLED - 12.30pm - Free entry - Traditional New Orleans-style jazz. The Thames Valley Jazz Quartet (occasionally Quintet) plays trad jazz in the New Orleans style. They were formed in 1987 by clarinettist Jack Sinclair who has played alongside the professional bands of Chris Barber, Acker Bilk and Kenny Ball. Watch TVJQ perform "Basin St Blues", recorded at the John O'Gaunt Inn, Horsebridge, Hampshire on 6 October 2019: youtu.be/PSybZwzYxcw.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/JohnOGauntInn

MONDAY 06 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


TUESDAY 07 APRIL 2020

Cafe Bar Jazz Night: Charlie Pyne Quartet - CANCELLEDDate: Tuesday 07 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  Cafe Bar Jazz Night: Charlie Pyne Quartet - CANCELLED - 7pm - Double bassist, vocalist, and composer Charlie Pyne performs contemporary melodic jazz infused with pop and world music with her quartet.
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester
Poetry Platform - CANCELLEDDate: Tuesday 07 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Railway    map
Address:  3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE - under ½ mile

Event:  Poetry Platform - CANCELLED - 8pm - A place to share, enjoy and debate all things poetry, spoken word, and all in between. First Tuesday of Every month, at the railway from 8.30 It's free entry It's free to read Free to watch Free to Cheer and enjoy Please share your work and join us! If you'd like more info then email ripper.live.events@gmail.com
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.

Venue website:  railwayinn.pub

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester

Twitter:  @RailwayLive

WEDNESDAY 08 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


THURSDAY 09 APRIL 2020

Live at the Hyde: ALESSI'S ARK - CANCELLEDDate: Thursday 09 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Hyde Tavern    map
Address:  57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY - under ½ mile

Event:  Live at the Hyde: ALESSI'S ARK - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde.
Venue website:  hydetavern.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/thehydetavern

FRIDAY 10 APRIL 2020 - Good Friday

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


SATURDAY 11 APRIL 2020

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SUNDAY 12 APRIL 2020

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MONDAY 13 APRIL 2020 - Easter Monday

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


TUESDAY 14 APRIL 2020

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WEDNESDAY 15 APRIL 2020

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THURSDAY 16 APRIL 2020

Live at the Hyde: THE IDUMEA QUARTET - CANCELLEDDate: Thursday 16 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Hyde Tavern    map
Address:  57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY - under ½ mile

Event:  Live at the Hyde: THE IDUMEA QUARTET - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde.
Venue website:  hydetavern.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/thehydetavern

FRIDAY 17 APRIL 2020

Humble Pi: Matt Parker's Comedy of Math Errors - CANCELLEDDate: Friday 17 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  Humble Pi: Matt Parker's Comedy of Math Errors - CANCELLED - Matt Parker is a stand-up comedian and mathematician. He appears regularly on TV and online: as well as being a presenter on the Discovery Channel. His YouTube videos have been viewed over 85 million times.
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester

Facebook event

SATURDAY 18 APRIL 2020

Event PosterDate: Saturday 18 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  Mark Thomas: 50 Things About Us - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - Mark uses his trademark style of storytelling, stand-up, subversion and really, really, well researched material to try and find out how the hell we ended up in the middle of this s@*t show. 50 Things About Us is a show about songs, gongs, loot, tradition, wigs, nicking, statues, art and identity. A sort of funny national edition of Who Do You Think You Are?
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester

Facebook event
Live at the Hyde: AVOCET - CANCELLEDDate: Saturday 18 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Hyde Tavern    map
Address:  57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY - under ½ mile

Event:  Live at the Hyde: AVOCET - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde.
Venue website:  hydetavern.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/thehydetavern

SUNDAY 19 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


MONDAY 20 APRIL 2020

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TUESDAY 21 APRIL 2020

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WEDNESDAY 22 APRIL 2020

Eileen Rose - CANCELLEDDate: Wednesday 22 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Railway    map
Address:  3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE - under ½ mile

Event:  Eileen Rose - CANCELLED - 8pm
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.

Venue website:  railwayinn.pub

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester

Twitter:  @RailwayLive

THURSDAY 23 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


FRIDAY 24 APRIL 2020

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SATURDAY 25 APRIL 2020

Munch with Music - CANCELLEDDate: Saturday 25 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  Munch with Music - CANCELLED - 12.30-2pm - Enjoy live music in the new Cafe Bar. Featuring talented local musicians from our beautiful city.
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester
Live at the Hyde: JUNCO SHAKERS - POSTPONEDDate: Saturday 25 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Hyde Tavern    map
Address:  57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY - under ½ mile

Event:  Live at the Hyde: JUNCO SHAKERS - POSTPONED - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde.
Venue website:  hydetavern.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/thehydetavern

SUNDAY 26 APRIL 2020

The Chicago Blues Brothers - A Night at the Movies - CANCELLEDDate: Sunday 26 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  The Chicago Blues Brothers - A Night at the Movies - CANCELLED - Direct from London's west end, join the Chicago Blues Brothers and their 11 piece band, for a brand new 2-hour all singing, all dancing hit parade bringing you the greatest movie anthems of all time, performed live in concert.
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester

Facebook event
Jerry Leger - CANCELLEDDate: Sunday 26 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Railway    map
Address:  3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE - under ½ mile

Event:  Jerry Leger - CANCELLED - 7.30pm
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.

Venue website:  railwayinn.pub

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester

Twitter:  @RailwayLive

MONDAY 27 APRIL 2020

University of Winchester Music and Lyrics - CANCELLEDDate: Monday 27 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  Theatre Royal    map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile

Event:  University of Winchester Music and Lyrics - CANCELLED - 7.30pm - The University of Winchester 2nd year Musical Theatre students take to the stage, in a one night only, pilot event: Music and Lyrics. Students will perform a range of songs drawn from across the musical theatre repertoire in a recital setting, in a stripped-back engagement with music and lyrics as dramatic texts.
Venue website:  theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TRWinchester

Twitter:  @TRWinchester

TUESDAY 28 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.


WEDNESDAY 29 APRIL 2020

Brooke Annibale - POSTPONEDDate: Wednesday 29 April 2020 -- EVENT HAS PASSED
Venue:  The Railway    map
Address:  3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE - under ½ mile

Event:  Brooke Annibale - POSTPONED - 7pm - Brooke's songs have been featured on Sirius XM radio in addition to being placed in multiple TV shows including Grey's Anatomy, Pretty Little Liars, Hart of Dixie, Vampire Diaries and more.
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.

Venue website:  railwayinn.pub

Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester

Twitter:  @RailwayLive

THURSDAY 30 APRIL 2020

We have no events in Winchester to display for this day. If you know something we can list, please let us know.

 


Please note: As per our terms of use, the events listed are not in our control, so they could be changed. Also, some venues may charge an entrance fee to certain music events. In either case, we recommend that you contact the venues before making your arrangements.

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Coronavirus - If you have tickets for events that have been cancelled, check the venue’s own website for details. In many cases the event will be re-scheduled and your tickets will still be valid, so hold on to them. Also, check out social media as many of our local musicians have taken their live music online for us all to enjoy. Stay safe.

 


 

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MONDAY 13 JULY 2020

Venue:
The Railway
Event:
Roots - Open Mic Night - MOVED ONLINE

Details:
8pm
Winchester's longest-running open mic night. www.facebook.com/RailwayRoots. Monday night is Roots Night! Sign-ups from 8-8.30pm, kicks off at 8.30pm. When the list is full (14 acts), late arrivals will be added to the end of the list and will perform if there is time and/or audience remaining! Two hours of music, poetry and more. All genres, styles and abilities welcome.

 

 

 

 

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