A cool jazz yule

CHRISTMAS will get the jazz treatment when Claire Martin and Liane Carroll appear at the Electric Theatre, Guildford, on Christmas Eve. Claire, a winner of the British Jazz Awards eight times, and... Read more »

Aladdin’s magic carpet ride

This year’s panto production of Aladdin at the New Victoria Theatre Woking, features starring roles for Brendan Cole as The Spirit of the Ring and the nation’s favourite Bobby Davro as Wishee... Read more »

Inevitable train wreck

Not only is it one of the great snacks, Beans on Toast is also the name of a prolific cult songwriter who’s heading to Surrey next week. Climate emergency? Boris as PM?... Read more »

The return of Prince Charming

NEW Wave pop icon Adam Ant is heading out on the road with a new show that will be a first – he will perform his landmark solo album Friend or Foe... Read more »

Sleeping Beauty gets a girl power makeover

TRADITIONALLY, Sleeping Beauty is just that – a beauty who sleeps – But X Factor finalist Holly Tandy has other ideas. She says she can’t wait to play the starring role in... Read more »

Everyone loves panto, says Brendan the Genie

BRENDAN Cole, a star of TV’s Strictly Come Dancing, is about to take to the stage for a run in Woking’s annual panto, but his career started out very differently “I’ll never... Read more »

Art raising questions at The Lightbox

THE artistic skill of emerging artists will go on display when the Young Contemporary Talent exhibition opens at The Lightbox gallery in Woking on Saturday. The event is part of the annual... Read more »

Lovely music at the Fiery Bird

It’s nearly 10 years ago the Lovely Music Night was started with the aim of bringing great original live acoustic music to Woking. It was designed to be a platform for new... Read more »

Keeping it fresh, the silver machine rolls on

Hawkwind’s Dave Brock has had a career spanning 50 years. You would have thought by this time in his career that he would have ticked off most points on his bucket list... Read more »

Marissa back home for album launch

Reading grungers Marisa and the Moths are heading to Surrey tonight (Thursday 21 November) to launch their self-titled debut album – which is no great surprise as frontwoman Marisa Rodriguez comes from... Read more »