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The Arc

Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB - under ½ mile - map

Website: www.arcwinchester.org.uk


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Contact: 01962 398046







The Arc Events:


MARK THOMAS: GAFFA TAPES: WARM UP Friday 24 May 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  MARK THOMAS: GAFFA TAPES: WARM UP - 8pm - Join Mark as he tries out material for his brand-new show. Jokes, rants, politics, play and the occasional sing song. If you don’t know what he does ask your parents. In his time he has won awards, forced a politician to resign, changed laws on tax and protest, become Guinness Book of Records world record holder for number of protests in 24 hours, taken the police to court 3 times and won, walked the length of the Israeli Wall in the West Bank and generally mucked about trying to have fun and fuck the right people off. This show is more of the above.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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JONI REIMAGINED Saturday 25 May 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  JONI REIMAGINED - 7.30pm - Band leader Stefan Redtenbacher leads a world class 4 piece band, with CV's to prove it, with two elite featured vocalists and award winning/nominated artists in their own right in the shape of multi million streaming artist Jo Harman ('A voice to leave you speechless' - Huey Morgan, BBC R2) and the mesmerising Jana Varga ('the stuff Carnegie Hall shows are made of' Fatea Magazine). Together they will be re-imagining the magical songs of Joni Mitchell, so expect sometimes surprising yet always respectful interpretations of classic songs such as 'Big Yellow Taxi', 'A Case of You', 'Both Sides Now', 'The River', 'Woodstock' and many more.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Comedy - CATHERINE BOHART: AGAIN, WITH FEELINGS Friday 31 May 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Comedy - CATHERINE BOHART: AGAIN, WITH FEELINGS - 8pm - Catherine Bohart’s back and older than ever. And adulthood frankly isn’t living up to her expectations.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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GENTICORUM Saturday 01 June 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  GENTICORUM - 7.30pm - With impeccable musicianship and an infectious joie de vivre, Genticorum are amongst the most distinctive voices in traditional Québécois music, seamlessly melding fiddle, flute, accordion, guitar, foot percussion and voices.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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ACOUSTIC CAFE: RIVER ROOTS + SADIE HORLER + LEONARDO GIULIANI Friday 07 June 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  ACOUSTIC CAFE: RIVER ROOTS + SADIE HORLER + LEONARDO GIULIANI - 7.30pm - Join us for a relaxing evening in The Arc Café showcasing acoustic music from multiple local up and coming artists
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Hundred Watt Club - An evening of burlesque in Winchester Saturday 08 June 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Hundred Watt Club - An evening of burlesque in Winchester - 7.30pm - Roll Up! Roll Up! The risqué, raunchy & ridiculous people of Hundred Watt Club return to The Arc with another glittering and glorious evening of burlesque, vaudeville & comedy! Show begins at 7:30pm and includes an interval. Visit the tickets link for more information.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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DAN EVANS Friday 21 June 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  DAN EVANS - 7.30pm - With over three decades of professional experience, Dan Evans has built a niche career as a world-class exponent on both the mountain dulcimer and acoustic guitar. He composes original, nature-themed music and sometimes accompanies his fine baritone voice. For this solo concert Dan will present a beautiful selection of dulcimer and guitar music – folk melodies & original compositions – plus a few popular songs – all performed with considerable classical skill and a little gentle humour.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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GRAFFITI CLASSICS – THE COMEDY STRING QUARTET Thursday 04 July 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  GRAFFITI CLASSICS – THE COMEDY STRING QUARTET - 6.30pm - Graffiti Classics burst the elitist boundaries of the traditional string quartet with their hilarious all-singing, all-dancing musical comedy show. It's a classical concert, a gypsy-folk romp, an opera, a stand-up comedy set and a brilliant dance show all rolled into one! There really is something for everyone and Graffiti Classics never fail to get audiences laughing, clapping and singing along. Kids and adults alike love the uplifting and virtuosic variety of musical styles, all tied together with cheeky audience interaction.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Comedy - ALFIE MOORE: WORK IN PROGRESS Saturday 13 July 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Comedy - ALFIE MOORE: WORK IN PROGRESS - 8pm - Cop turned comedian Alfie Moore makes an appearance at The Arc with a brand new interactive Work in Progress episode of his critically acclaimed BBC Radio 4 show It’s a Fair Cop Alfie will ‘swear in’ the audience as police officers, before revealing a brand new, real-life scenario from his ‘casebook’ and playfully challenging them with policing moral dilemmas. The audience cops are invited to contribute to the decision making process making every show unique to that audience. Come along, enjoy the fun and find out what sort of cop you’d make.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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FLEETWOOD MAC, STEVIE NICKS AND TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS TRIBUTE SHOW Saturday 03 August 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  FLEETWOOD MAC, STEVIE NICKS AND TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS TRIBUTE SHOW - 7.30pm - Europes only tribute to Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Two great live bands that are so closely tied together by the great Stevie Nicks. Hear and see all both bands classic songs along with The Traveling Wilburys and Stevie Nicks collaborations plus many more. A full two hour show from two titanic bands and one iconic female singer in one great evenings entertainment all performed by The Fleetwood Mac & Tom Petty Legacy.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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ROBIN MORGAN: THE SPARK Thursday 12 September 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  ROBIN MORGAN: THE SPARK - 7.30pm - As featured on BBC Two’s Mock The Week and BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz, Robin Morgan is back on the road with a hilarious brand new show, The Spark - his biggest tour to date.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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NIGHT IN THE CANYON - AMERICAN SONGBOOK SHOW - RESCHEDULED DATE Thursday 26 September 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  NIGHT IN THE CANYON - AMERICAN SONGBOOK SHOW - RESCHEDULED DATE - 7.30pm - This unique event is an homage to the golden age of American music, featuring the timeless songs of James Taylor, Carole King, CSN&Y, Buffalo Springfield, The Eagles, Joni Mitchell and many more in an acoustic evening performed by some noted “names” on the UK music scene.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Comedy - SARAH KEYWORTH Thursday 03 October 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Comedy - SARAH KEYWORTH - 8pm - Sarah Keyworth is back with a brand new, joyous show about family, acceptance and a pair of big (well, not super big) losses.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Comedy//Music//Theatre: IS OPERA BORING? Thursday 17 October 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Comedy//Music//Theatre: IS OPERA BORING? - 7.30pm - Ever wondered what being an opera singer is like? Probably not, but come along anyway! Join boogie-woogie pianist Mark Hoare and opera singer and comedy writer Lucy Mellors for their unique blend of magical opera and hilarious anecdotes about life in the arts... perhaps opera isn't quite as glamorous as it seems! Expect big-belly laughs, some opera hits and some touching moments as Lucy and Mark take you through the music that means the most to them.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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NELL BRYDEN ARC Thursday 28 November 2024
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  NELL BRYDEN ARC - 7.30pm - Audience favourite Nell Bryden is back with a new and deeply personal album: “I Love You So Much I’m Blind.” Putting a raw spin on her American blues and soul roots, Nell’s latest tour-de-force shows off her gorgeously rich and emotional voice. A New York songwriter who bravely shares her vulnerabilities, it feels like she is singing just for you. After years of struggling with heartbreak and infertility, Nell leads us through her journey of acceptance and redemption. “I Love You So Much I’m Blind” may be her most emotionally powerful record to date.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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Comedy - ESHAAN AKBAR Friday 28 February 2025
Venue:  The Arc     map
Address:  Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Telephone:  01962 398046
Event:  Comedy - ESHAAN AKBAR - 7.30pm - Eshaan Akbar is back doing jokes on tour! Eshaan’s previous tour, the Pretender, was described by The Times as “pretty sick” (not an actual quote) so this one is likely to be mad good. Eshaan has supported some of the biggest acts in the UK, including Micky Flanagan, Jason Manford and Kae Kurd, be sure to buy tickets for this much-anticipated debut tour.
The Arc website:  arcwinchester.org.uk
The Arc on Facebook:   facebook.com/arcwinch

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FRIDAY 24 MAY 2024

MARK THOMAS: GAFFA TAPES: WARM UP

MARK THOMAS: GAFFA TAPES: WARM UP

Venue: The Arc
8pm
Join Mark as he tries out material for his brand-new show. Jokes, rants, politics, play and the occasional sing song. If you don’t know what he does ask your parents. In his time he has won awards, forced a politician to resign, changed laws on tax and protest, become Guinness Book of Records world record holder for number of protests in 24 hours, taken the police to court 3 times and won, walked the length of the Israeli Wall in the West Bank and generally mucked about trying to have fun and fuck the right people off. This show is more of the above.


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