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Samantha Fernando

We're turning 25!

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We will be marking the 25th anniversary of the opening of The Anvil on Friday 3 May, with a spectacular birthday concert performed by the

Shlomo's Beatbox Adventure for Kids

Extra show added for champion beatboxer

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Due to the success of his morning performance, we've added an afternoon show (1.30pm) for Shlomo's Beatbox Adventure for Kids (16 Apr

World Book Day 2019

Happy World Book Day 2019!

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Today is World Book Day! What better way to celebrate than with all the wonderful shows we have coming up, that see words leap magically off of the page and onto the stage?

Easter Fun

Cracking fun this Easter!

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The Easter holidays will be here before you know it and we have our planning hats on! 

Vadym Kholodenko

Thu 7 Mar - Change of Soloist

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Unfortunately due to illness, Alexander Gavrylyuk has withdrawn as soloist for the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra concert on Thursday 7 March. 

Ben & Holly hit the town!

Ben & Holly hit the town!

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Earlier today, Ben and Holly went to The Malls and Festival Place to meet some new friends.

Valentine's Day

Roses are red, violets are blue...

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...do we have the perfect idea for you! We'll be celebrating our love of folk-rock at The Anvil with Fairport Convention this Valentine's Day, but the fun do

The Musication Donation

Pantomime Musication Donation raises £6000

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Thanks to your generous donations at Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs performances, just over £6,000 was raised for our Community and Engagement project, The Musication Station.

Jason Manford

Tickets released for sell-out Jason Manford

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We've had some tickets released for the "effortlessly entertaining" (★★★★ Evening Standard) Jason Manford (7 Feb) at The Anvil next month. 

Snow White cast visit the children's ward

Snow White cast visit the children's ward

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Today (21 Dec) some of the cast from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs dropped in to visit the children's ward at Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital.  

Christmas box office opening hours

Christmas opening hours

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Are you planning to purchase tickets from our box office over the festive season? Our full Christmas hours can be found below!

Dani Harmer Instagram takeover

Dani Harmer Instagram takeover

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Today, our fair Snow White of this year's pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (until 6 Jan), Dani Harmer, will be

Panto Day 2018

Panto Day: Year of the Villain

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It's the Year of the Villain, and that means today is the day where it is officially good to be bad (someone tell our Wicked Queen (Kirsty Sparks) the good news - we're too afraid)!