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Book by HOWARD LINDSAY and RUSSEL Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers”


by Maria Augusta Trapp

mber 2014 Tuesday 23rd to Saturday 27th Septe

Ferneham Hall, Fareham (01329) 231942

ions) Tuesday - All seats £11.50 (no concess £12.00 (concessions available) Wednesday to Saturday - £14.00 and - £45.00 Family Ticket: 2 Adults and 2 Children

Evenings at 7.30pm

Saturday Matinée 2.30pm

by arrangement with This amateur production is presented of R&H Theatricals of New York JOSEF WEINBERGER LTD on behalf

What’s On


KEY TO SYMBOLS FAMILY SAVER Look out for special discounts on these family shows. THEATRE TOKENS Can be purchased from the Box Office or exchange them for tickets on Ferneham Hall promotions. TRIBUTE ACT This show does not contain any original artistes. FAREHAM LEISURE CARD (FLC) A discount leisure card for borough residents. The card offers discounts on a range of leisure activities including selected shows at Ferneham Hall. LATE BAR The bar will be open after this show.



ACCESS FOR ALL Ferneham Hall offers a warm welcome to all its patrons. There is easy wheelchair access to all ground floor areas and to the flat surface of the auditorium. Large groups are welcome and special provision is made for carers. Please advise the Box Office of full details of the size and types of wheelchair at the time of booking so that suitable provision can be made in advance to avoid disruption to other patrons.

SAFEGUARDING Ferneham Hall takes the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults very seriously and is guided by Fareham Borough Council's Safeguarding Policy and guidance to ensure that all of our visitors receive the best possible experience when visiting Ferneham Hall.


Our auditorium features an infra-red amplification system. Special receivers are available from the Box Office at the start of the event. We supply either headset or necklace receivers depending on whether you already have hearing aids. A £5.00 returnable cash deposit will be payable when collecting a receiver.

Ferneham Hall has disabled toilet facilities in the foyer and disabled parking can be found in car parks adjacent to the building and in Osborn Road Multi-Storey Car Park. Large format versions of this brochure are available from the Box Office. For more information see our Access For All leaflet on

A traditional 'T' loop system is available in the Box Office and the Octagon.


As part of our commitment to safeguarding, please be aware that children and young people (under the age of 16 years old) are not permitted to attend public events at Ferneham Hall, as a ‘lone’ member of the audience, without a responsible adult (someone aged 18 years and over) or parent who is attending with them. The only exception includes SNAP events for young people between 11 and 16 years old, where activities are coordinated by Fareham Borough Council and supported with appropriately checked staff and volunteers, who are on hand to supervise.


Please be aware that in circumstances where Ferneham Hall is hired for an event which may involve children and young people; whether as guests or as performers, responsibility lies with the Hirer and their respective safeguarding arrangements. For this reason, parents need to ensure that they are comfortable with measures the Hirer has put in place for the event. Evidence of these arrangements will also be required from the Hirer at the time of booking the venue.

'What's On Guide' Edited by Alan Jenkins, Designed by The Graphic Design House and Printed by Bishops Printers

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Professional touring Shows coming to Ferneham Hall this Spring/Summer include: The Drifters, back by popular demand, Rob Kingsley as Elvis, Let’s Hang On on a national tour performing the sounds of Frankie Valli, and the very popular Bohemians and their tribute to Freddie Mercury and Queen. Following the continued popularity of the country’s Psychics we welcome back Colin Fry in July followed by Derek Acorah in September. For those looking for a taste of Vegas & Swing then The Rat Pack is one show not to be missed. I am also pleased to announce following the record breaking success of our professional Family Christmas Pantomime last year from Jordan Productions we are already on sale with their production of Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs.

We continue to host large scale quality productions by our talented local societies including: South Pacific performed by South Downe Musical Society in April, who return with Avenue Q in July, Anything Goes by Stage One in May, episodes from Fawlty Towers by Fareham Musical Society in June and Sound of Music in September with STP performing Phantom of the Opera in August. If you have not seen a production by them before then please do so this year and if you are as impressed as I am with the quality of their productions they are always looking for budding actors and actresses to join their societies. In the meantime even if you have not booked your seats to see a show you are always welcome to join us indoors in our Bar & Cafe for a lunchtime drink or outside on our popular Octagon patio overlooking the Ferneham Gardens. Those of you with mobile internet access don’t forget to take advantage of our free WiFi hot spot (Please ask at the Box Office or Bar for the password). To keep up to date with all the latest shows for this year and into 2015 visit, Twitter and Facebook.

TIMES AND PRICES Times and prices are checked before publication however, occasionally, they may be subject to change. Please check for alterations to programming at the time of booking. If booking ‘on the door’, we advise you to call the Box Office on 01329 231942 prior to making your journey to ensure availability.

Once again on behalf of all the staff at Ferneham Hall thank you for your continued support throughout the last year. Keep emailing me with your suggestions on improving your Ferneham Hall for the future and we hope to see you again soon to enjoy live entertainment at its best. Rod Cameron General Manager & All the Staff at Ferneham Hall

WHO’S WHO Rod Cameron General Manager Lorraine Harris Customer Services Manager Alan Jenkins

Publicity Officer

Dawn Clancy

Finance & Administration Officer

Anne Al-Balushi Front of House Manager


Nick Scovell

Front of House Manager

Although every effort is made to present high quality entertainment at Ferneham Hall, we cannot always guarantee the standard of all hired events. These events are marked with

Sue English

Bar Manager

Heather Barrett Assistant Bar Manager

the symbol in the brochure and any comments regarding them will be directed to the hirer.

Rob Sarahs Technician Tom Chandler

Assistant Technician

Tony Withers



On behalf of all the staff at Ferneham Hall a warm welcome to your Spring & Summer 2014 What's On guide. Despite the relentless months of wet weather we are all looking forward to a fine season of quality entertainment.


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“Gosport’s Premier Youth Entertainment”

Evenings at 7.15 p.m. Gala Dinner Performance on Friday Matinees : Thursday & Saturday at 1.30 p.m. This fast moving musical revue combines the talents of over 100 young members of the Gosport and Fareham Scout and Guide Associations.

Wed - 7.15 pm -£10 Thur - 1.30 pm - £9 Thur- 7.15 pm - £11 Friday - Gala Dinner Performance Sat - 1.30 pm - £9 Sat - 7.15 pm - £12

Rated among the top shows of its type in the country, count it has held the coveted National Emblem since 1981, awarded then, by the late Ralph Reader C.B.E. creator of the genre. The Gala Dinner Performance is a full show with a three-course meal, A sumptuously unique evening! This is a fabulous show for all the family. famil

For Gala Evening or for group discounts please book direct with Gang Show. Phone : 0845 224 5108


Saturday 12 April 12.00 noon (last entry 4.00pm)

THE GREAT EASTER EGG HUNT – THE MAGICAL WOOD Open the pages to a world of adventure with this year’s theme based on the all-time greats of the children’s books from the spells of Harry Potter to the mystical world of Willy Wonka, take the trip as you return your books to the library! The event attracts literally hundreds of people and is always in great demand. Tickets will sell out very fast so we advise you book well in advance to avoid disappointment. Location: Meet at the Holly Hill Woodland Park main car park entrance, off Barnes Lane, Sarisbury Green. Enter the Magical Wood for this year’s Easter spectacular through the beautiful parkland of Holly Hill.

Time: Start 12.00 noon with phased entry times until last entry at 4.00pm.

This Easter egg hunt with a difference is the alternative to the conventional with a host of costumed characters and scene sets that bring the woods alive as you follow the clues and play the game on a journey of discovery.

Dress: Dependent on weather but waterproof shoes recommended. Fancy dress is optional. Refreshments will be available from the Friends of Holly Hill.

£5.50 per child (Adults free with children) Tickets available from: Fareham Tourist Information Centre 9.30am – 5.00pm Monday – Friday (closed Wednesday) 10.00am – 4.00pm Saturday

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Sunday 13 April - Saturday 19 April

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U16/O60 £2.00 U16/O60 £1.00 U16/O60 £4.00 U16/O60 £15.00

south pacific Rodgers and Hammerstein's

Ferneham Hall, Fareham 24 - 26 April 2014

£12.50 - £14.50

(£11 - £13 U16/O60/Students Thursday only) Music by RICHARD RODGERS Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II Book by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II and JOSHUA LOGAN Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel 'Tales of the South Pacific' by James A. Michener An amateur production by arrangement with R&H Theatricals Europe Ltd.


Sunday 27 April 7.30pm

Sunday 4 May 7pm



The John Miller Orchestra - formerly The Herb Miller Orchestra - is the only Big Band performing the music of Glenn Miller with direct family links to the great man himself, in the form of John Miller, his nephew.

The internationally recognized MAGICIAN SAMRAJ (popularly known as THE INDIAN HOUDINI for conducting shows involving great risk and incredible feats of escapology) has been enthralling thousands of spectators around the globe. Touring the Gulf, UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius and of course India for the last three decades, covering about 12,000 stages, and constantly adding new items to his repertoire, Samraj's exposure overseas has given a touch of elegance to his presentation and performance of magic, which is the secret of his success and uniqueness in the field. He has also the distinction of performing HORROR MAGIC for the first time in the history of INDIAN MAGIC section of the show.

All proceeds in aid of the 2013 Mayor of Fareham Cllr Mrs Susan Bayford’s Charities.


Internationally acclaimed Samraj is back in the UK to enthrall audiences with a new team of award winning magicians. After a mega success on his last visit, Samraj returns with 2 other magicians for the first time ever in the UK. Special light and sound effects, a levitation act and dances promise a fantastic event for the whole family to enjoy.

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£12.00 (Children under 4 FREE)

Chichester & Southhants PRESENTS

Sunday 11th May 1:00pm & 4:00pm

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Adults - £10.00 R 1 YEAR - FREE Children UNDE Children 1 TO 2 - £5.00 Children 3 TO 16 - £7.50

Concessions - £7.50 Children over 1 year old must occupy their own seat

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This is our most spectacular show to date as we present ‘The Optimum Tour’, featuring the current line up Pierre Herelle, Michael Williams, Ryan King and Carlton Powell. Following on from the success of the 60th Anniversary Diamond Dynasty World Tour, we are proud to bring a fast moving, exhilarating show bringing the optimum of our own historical legacy along with events, people and culture over the decades of the dynasty, along with brand new recordings released late 2013.

Friday 16 May 7.30pm

Including songs such as Under The Boardwalk, Saturday Night At The Movies, Up n The Roof, Kissin’ In The Back Row, Come On Over To My Place, More Than A Number In My Little Red Book, The One, Think Twice and many more from The Drifters vast back catalogue, ‘The Optimum Tour’ promises to be our best yet!

£25.00 • FLC £24.00

Corporate Hospitality Make your guests the stars of the Show! A top quality theatre show is an excellent way to entertain your clients and offer them an unforgettable experience! •

Your guests can enjoy the VIP treatment before and after a show and during the interval in our Octagon Room

A wide range of refreshments and buffet choices are available

We are happy to tailor a package to suit your requirements and budget, so why not pop in and view our facilities

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Saturday 17 May & Saturday 5 July 7.30pm

HAVANT ORCHESTRAS Saturday 17 May 7.30pm

Havant Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Robin Browning Overture Egmont


Trumpet Concerto


Soloist: Jon Yates Symphony No.3 Scottish


Saturday 5 July 7.30pm

Havant Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Tom Hammond Overture Le Carnival Romain Berlioz Marche Slave


Piano Concerto No.1


Soloist: Karen Kingsley Enigma Variations


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Wednesday 16 October 7.30pm Friday 23 May 7.30pm A Vision Of Elvis starring Rob Kingsley and his sensational band and singers is recognised as Europe’s most authentic & successful tribute to Elvis Presley. This show brings you a full evening featuring all the classic hits, from the hip swiveling 50’s Sun Studios to the Movie Years and the 1968 Comeback Special with the finale being the electrifying Jumpsuit Concert Years. Recognized as the Official European Champion by winning Europe’s Largest Elvis competition, Rob Kingsley has also the distinction of being the first Elvis Tribute Artist to perform live at the new Wembley Stadium, with other prestigious venues Worldwide to his credit, he even has authentic costumes that were made by Elvis’s personal costume designer. This show leaves the audience in no doubt that they are witnessing a truly authentic Elvis show as Rob Kingsley has the total package.  A Vision Of Elvis - Is endorsed by Mr. Ed Bonja who was the Official Photographer and Road Manager who worked closely with Elvis on over one thousand concerts from 1970-1977. He has quoted: “The Look… The Sound… The Charisma - A Vision of Elvis is THE Elvis show to see.”


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The Wall Of Floyd are a nine piece Pink Floyd Tribute Band formed by musicians who love and play the music with the standard you would expect if you were going to see the real thing. Two and half hours of great music, with scene setting lights from one the best bands in the world - Pink Floyd. The Wall Of Floyd performs tracks from albums such as Meddle, The Final Cut, Division Bell, Wish You Were Here, amongst others and of course the whole of Dark Side Of The Moon. From Coming Back To Life to The Great Gig In The Sky, you will hear the fantastic sound recreated live. A show not to be missed and a show you will remember long after it is over, The Wall Of Floyd is the experience of a life time.

£18.00 • FLC/O60 £17.00 U16 £15.00 • Early Bird Offer £5.00 off a pair of tickets before 30 April 16

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£13 & £11

Thursday 12 June 7.30pm

Friday 20 June 7.30pm





Jenny Docherty has been a practising medium for over 25 years and has developed her own unique style/way of working. Her bubbly, fun and outgoing personality effortlessly lights up a room and this is what makes her unique. She delivers her messages with love, light and humour and with profound accuracy. Jenny has given readings to Arabic Royalty and celebrities and continues to work hard for spirits to and bring comfort to people’s lives.

In January 1959 Buddy Holly began a tour of America’s mid-west but due to an untimely airplane accident on the 3rd February, Buddy was lost to us forever.

Her work has taken her the length and breadth of Britain demonstrating her gift in theatres centres and churches. She has helped raise money for several good causes including local charities KIDS The Rainbow Trust and Aiden Walking Appeal and many more. She has appeared in Woman Weekly Fate and Fortunes (Take a Break). Jenny has a brilliance not to be missed.

That day would eventually become known as The Day The Music Died. 55 years on, we present a celebration of Buddy’s music. From the early songs such as Blue Days, Black Nights and Rock Around With Ollie Vee to True Love Ways, and It Doesn’t Matter Anymore. This show proves that the music did not indeed die but lives on and is as vibrant and relevant as ever.

Please note this show is in our Octagon Studio Theatre


£16.00 • FLC £15.00 Group offer Buy 10 get 11th free


Mirror, Mirror on the wall, a P

Nothing is more dangerous than a paranoid Wicked Queen! Will Snow White escape her jealous clutches? Can Dame Dotty get her man? Can Herbie the Huntsman work out if he is a goodie or a baddie? Can Prince Simon of Sofaria ensure a happy ending?...

Bring on the

Magnificent Seven!!


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Perfect Panto for one and all!!



Wednesday 16 October 7.30pm Sunday 29 June 5pm (pre-judging at 1pm) The contest brings in the best natural bodybuilders from all over Southern England, men and women from teens to over 60's. Who will be crowned this year's Southern Champions and head to the British finals to represent the South? Come along and make plenty noise to show your support. Sponsored by Prejudging 1pm and evening show with crowning of the champions 5pm.



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Wednesday 9 - Saturday 12 July 7.30pm

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Saturday 19 July 7.30pm

Tuesday 22 July 7.30pm





Being one of the World’s most recognised Spiritualist Mediums and Healers, Colin’s TV series 6ixth Sense has now been broadcast worldwide for 10 years, making his public performances an International demand. This year’s tour will once again see Colin Fry bring his own unique form of comfort and upliftment to ordinary people living ordinary lives, proving once again he IS very much the Peoples Medium. Don’t miss the opportunity to join the Bodyrox Production cast for a night of sheer magical entertainment. This show puts the V into variety! Be dazzled by the cast as they perform an array of vocal & visual treats. With something for everyone, the gala variety productions really are a night to remember. The BodyRox cast will leave you wanting more with their dynamic, fresh and vibrant showmanship. An unmissable night of fun for all the family. Also featuring our fabulous guest act Another Dimension and their amazing Urban Fusion Drums. Facebook: Bodyrox Productions

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“If you only ever go to see one Medium, make sure its Colin Fry” - Torquay Press

Evenings of Mediumship are not scientifically proven and are presented for education and entertainment purposes only.

£18.50 • FLC £17.50

Thursday 24 July 7.30pm

Sunday 27 July 7.30pm



The ‘Purveyors of Cool’ swing into town with The Greatest Music of The 20th Century. Wonderful memories of classic Las Vegas Frank Sinatra - Dean Martin - Sammy Davis Every song a winner - Come Fly With Me, Volare, That’s Amore, Under My Skin, Mr Bojangles, Sway, Mack The Knife and many more of your favourites.

To celebrate their tenth birthday, STP Musicals are staging this spectacular show featuring excerpts from a back catalogue of over 40 productions! From Annie to Anything Goes, Summer Holiday to Starlight Express, Footloose to Fame, High School Musical to Half a Sixpence and Buddy to Billy Elliot, expect an evening jam packed with all the greatest musical theatre hits! The 2014 company will be joined by performers from the past decade who will recreate their signature show tunes in this stunning and nostalgic celebration - don't miss it!

“Superb - Remarkable - Tremendously Entertaining!” The Stage “Magnificent!” - The BBC

£22.00 • Early Bird offer £5.00 off a pair of tickets before 31 May

£12.00 • U16/O60 £10.00


Tuesday 29 July 2.30pm

Thursday 31 July 7.30pm



Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O. But Old MacDonald’s animals have gone missing! Can you help a friendly scientist and his amazing time machine get them back for him? Presented by the team behind There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly and written especially for parents to enjoy with their children, this fun filled farmyard tale brings to life all the best loved characters from the original nursery rhyme along with a magical medley of games, giggles and sing along songs including Heads, Shoulders’ Knees and Toes, She’ll Be Coming Round The Mountain and of course Old MacDonald Had A Farm. So come and relive the delights of this most charming of tales told with a captivating combination of live action, puppetry and animation by one of the UK’s leading theatre companies. “A brilliant production that adults and older children will love just as much as the young ones” - The Guide


The Music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons The award-winning production Let’s Hang On takes you on a musical journey through the prolific career of one of the most successful bands of all time Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. From the beginnings in the early 50’s, the show takes you through hits such as Beggin’, Grease, Bye Bye Baby, Sherry, Take My Eyes Off You, December 1963 (Oh What a Night!), Working My Way Back To You, Walk Like A Man, Big Girls Don’t Cry, and many more, climaxing with a spectacular finale with, of course, Let’s Hang On! Having only last year been invited to the Royal Albert Hall by Frankie Valli himself, we are very proud to have the opportunity to present this recently revamped production which now features brand new sound, lighting and AV screens. Definitely not a night to be missed!! ‘You guys are dynamite!’ - Frankie Valli

“PTC productions are fast, slick, colourful, thoroughly entertaining and above all brilliant fun” - What’s On Stage

‘An authentic masterpiece’ - The BBC

£9.50 • U16 £8.50 Family Ticket (4 seats) £32.00

£20.00 • FLC/U16/O60 £18.00

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‘These guys are absolutely brilliant’ - The Paul O’Grady Show

Friday 1 August 7.30pm


Welcome to Hampshire Aeroplane Club – We Want You To Fly A Concert Celebrating Queen’s Finest Live Performances, from 1974 to Magic ‘86 Internationally renowned Queen Tribute band The Bohemians take you back to the early 1970’s... Remember when Bohemian Rhapsody was number one in the charts, (the first time round) and Queen played the Legendary Hammersmith Odeon show as shown on the BBC Whistle Test program? Remember the long hair, the big winged shirts, even the harlequin leotards of ’77?! Yes? The Bohemians take you back to the decade that taste forgot. Move on to 1979, ‘The Crazy Tour’, deemed to be one of Queen’s most exhilarating performances within the Queen fraternity, Queen certainly hit the peek of their live performances on this highly regarded tour. The red, skin tight, PVC trousers, Fat Bottom Girls, Don’t Stop Me Now, ‘The Pizza Oven’ lighting Rig and a crazy live performance to take you to the end of an exhilarating first half of the show. The second half celebrates Queen’s most successful and famous tour - ‘The Magic Tour’. How can anyone forget the classic yellow jacket and the massive hits such as A Kind of Magic, I Want to Break Free and One Vision. The Bohemians then celebrate Queen’s triumphant ‘Live Aid’ performance in 1985, universally regarded as one of Queen’s finest hour (well 20 minutes...).

Based at Lee on the Solent Airfield, situated midway between Southampton and Portsmouth the Hampshire Aeroplane Club provides flying training and self fly hire facilities. We have recently added a Piper Arrow III to our fleet. This is a cruising aircraft ideal for those longer trips, making Lunch at Cherbourg only 40 minutes away. If you are considering becoming a pilot or just want to see what flying an aircraft is like, then come and talk to us.

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Thurs 28 – Sat 30 August 7.30pm (Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm)


STP Musicals return to Ferneham Hall with their third in an Andrew Lloyd Webber trilogy of musical theatre hits: The Phantom of the Opera. Last year they brought us Cats and Starlight Express, and this talented and ambitious group enjoy the challenges of producing such epic and iconic musicals. Far beneath the majesty and splendour of the Paris Opera House, hides the mysterious Phantom. Shamed by his physical appearance and feared by all, the love he holds for his beautiful protégée Christine Daaé is so strong even she cannot resist. Enjoy the mesmerising score and striking costumes... but watch out for falling chandeliers! £12.00 • U16/O60 £10.00


Fareham Art Group, will take Encouraging enjoyment through art nday 16 September to Saturday - to help all our members experience e so come along to view the and expand enjoyment of their art Friday 12 September 7.30pm Sun 21 – Sun 28 September Mon 16 Sat 21 September this flourishing local group. and fulfil their artistic ambitions ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION DEREK ACORAH


The 63rd Annual Art Exhibition of Fareham Art Group, will t place at Ferneham Hall from Monday 16 September to S 21 September 2013. Entry is free so come along to view amazing range of art work from this flourishing local gro


uk Dale Field Events & ParaSpirit Medium Tour Presents Derek Acorah Join the UK’s Number 1 Spirit Medium, Derek Acorah for an evening of Psychic Mediumship*. Watch Derek captivate those in the audience as he uses his unique ability to 16The - Sat 21TVSeptember connect to the worldMon of spirit. famous Medium has sold out venues across the world and is back here due to high demand. Derek has been quoted by The Guardian as “The model of the modern medium”.


“I came last year to watch Derek as a complete sceptic. The 64th Annual Art Exhibition of Fareham Art Group will My view has changed. There is no doubting Derek has an take place at Ferneham Hall from Sunday 21 September amazing gift. I was well and rd truly stunned. A gentleman and The 63 Annual Art Exhibition of Fareham Art Group, take28 September 2014. Encouraging through to will Sunday Entry is enjoyment free so come alongart a lovable character”place - Ferneham Hall audience member at Ferneham Hall from Monday 16 September to Saturday - toarthelp all our experience to view the amazing range of work frommembers this flourishing 21 September 2013. Entry is free so come along tolocal view the and expand enjoyment of their art group.

amazing range of art work from this flourishing local group.

and fulfil their artistic ambitions

“Encouraging enjoyment through art - to help all our members experience and expand enjoyment of their art and fulfil their artistic ambitions”

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Tuesday - All seats £11.50 (no Tuesday (noconcessions) concessions) Tuesday -- All All seats seats £11.50 £11.50 (no concessions) Wednesday to Saturday £14.00 and £12.00 Wednesday £12.00(concessions (concessionsavailable) available) Wednesday to to Saturday Saturday -- £14.00 £14.00 and and £12.00 (concessions available) Family Ticket: 2 Adults and 2 Children - £45.00 Family 2 Children Children -- £45.00 £45.00 Family Ticket: Ticket: 2 2 Adults Adults and and 2

Evenings at 7.30pm Evenings Evenings at at 7.30pm 7.30pm

Saturday Matinée 2.30pm Saturday Matinée Matinée 2.30pm 2.30pm Saturday

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Sunday 28 September 7.30pm


The stylish and spacious Ferneham Bar and Café is the perfect place for your lunchtime and show drinks and light bites.

Normal bar and café opening times are 10.00am to 2.00pm Monday to Saturday We are also open an hour before your show starts and on selected performances there will be an after show bar. Look for the

symbol in the What’s On Guide.

• Free Wifi – Password available from the Bar • Wide selection of coffees and teas • Fresh Sandwiches and Baguettes (subject to availability) • Selection of light snacks, confectionary and Ice Creams • Outside patio areas overlooking Ferneham Gardens

A two-hour audiovisual show presented by retired murder squad detective Trevor Marriott, who in addition to concluding a long and protracted cold case investigation into the serial killer Jack the Ripper, has made an extensive study into other serial killers from around the world? He is the author of the highly acclaimed best-selling book titled "The Evil Within -The World’s Worst Serial Killers" The show highlights the murders committed by 20 of the world’s worst serial killers, many of which may not be so familiar to the many people that take a great interest in the crime of serial killers. The show features over 200 photographs of not only the victims and their killers, but photographs from the original crime scenes, many of which will never have been seen before. Trevor Marriott not only portrays the killers as the monsters whom they are, but goes to great lengths to show the errors and bad decisions made by law enforcement officers in allowing some of these killers to roam free to kill again before finally being captured, as well as showing the pain and suffering the victims endured before succumbing to death, and the anguish suffered by the relatives of the victims when publicly confronting some of the killers. NB Many of the photographs are of a graphic nature, which some people may find disturbing. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Remember to pre-order you interval drinks before the show starts 30

TICKETLINE 01329 231942

£12.50 • Early Bird Offer £5.00 off a pair of tickets before 30 June

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The Fareham Leisure Card offers discounts from between 5% and 50% on a whole range of leisure activities, now from 41 outlets in and around Fareham. You can use your Fareham Leisure Card at: Airzone Kitesurf School Alexandra Sports Ambush Paintball and Lasertag Amnesia The Hair Fitness Centre Andark Diving & Water Sports Blue Reef Aquarium Body Fusion On-form Sports Injury Clinic Compass Trailers Crofton Shotokan School of Karate Cuts and Clobber Debut Hair Fareham Health and Beauty Fareham Leisure Centre Ferneham Hall Gleneagles Riding School NEW Go Bowling Gosport Horse-Drawn Carriages Hargroves Cycles Improvements Plus LBhealthcare Life Coach and Mentoring Lucketts Travel Manor Farm Country Park Motag Motorcycle Training Naz Indian Cuisine New Forest Activities Booking Centre Passion Flower Florists Razzamatazz Royal Victoria Railway SelClene Fareham and Southampton Solent Cycles St Margaret’s Nurseries Team Sport Indoor Karting The Brewpot The Diving Museum NEW


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The Healing Sanctuary The Royal Navy Submarine Museum The Spirit Within Holistic & Hypno Therapies Titchfield Haven Nature Reserve Traditional Fish and Chips Zebra Waste Skip Hire Joining the Fareham Leisure Card scheme couldn’t be easier. Simply pick up a leaflet and application form from either Fareham Leisure Centre or Ferneham Hall. The cards cost just £7.00 per person, £16.50 for a Family Membership, £5.00 for a Student Card or free to some residents on a low income and are renewable annually. (Please see the Terms and Conditions on the back of the application form).

For more information about the Fareham Leisure Card or if your company would like to be part of the scheme and offer discounts, please contact the Leisure Card Officer: Tel 01329 824894 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

THE FAREHAM LEISURE CARD - Have you got yours yet?

How to find us Fareham’s Ferneham Hall is on Osborn Road, behind Fareham Shopping Centre and adjacent to Osborn Road Multi-Storey Car Park. As well as the multi-storey, there is provision for parking immediately outside Ferneham Hall. The multi-storey car park is pay on foot from 8.00am 6.00pm, Monday to Sunday. Surface parking is Pay and Display from 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday to Saturday. All parking is free after 6.00pm.

BY ROAD Easy access off Junction 11 (Fareham Central) of the M27. Follow signs to Fareham Town Centre to the Delme Roundabout, take the fourth exit (Wallington Way) and take a left at the Wickham Road Roundabout onto High Street. Osborn Road is the first road to the right. Ferneham Hall is the second left. If using the A27 from Portsmouth, join the Delme Roundabout and follow instructions above. When coming from Southampton on the A27, take the West Street exit off the Fareham Station roundabout, left into Trinity Street and veer right into Osborn Road. If you have Sat Nav our Post Code is PO16 7DB

BY RAIL Fareham Station is on direct routes from London Waterloo, London Victoria, Southampton and Portsmouth. Ferneham Hall is 15 minutes walk (via West Street) or 5 minutes by taxi. BY BUS Fareham Bus Station lies to the south of Ferneham Hall. Ferneham Hall is 5 minutes walk through Fareham Shopping Centre (open until 6.00pm Monday to Saturday) (4.30pm on Sundays) or 10 minutes at other times (follow the signposts from Argos on West Street).



Booking Information ONLINE Visit and the on screen link on the left - we’re open 24 hours a day. Please Note: A £1.25 per ticket charge will be made. Tickets are available for collection at the Box Office or, for a £1.00 per transaction charge, posted to you up to 10 days prior to the event. Overseas tickets will be held for collection. IN PERSON Visit us at Ferneham Hall. We are open from 9.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Saturday. BY PHONE Call us on 01329 231942. You can book and pay for your tickets using a credit or debit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Electron, Solo and Maestro. Please note: There is a minimum transaction using a credit or debit card of £5. A £1.00 per transaction administration charge will be added to all credit and debit card transactions over the phone. Tickets will be posted free of charge unless the booking is less than 10 working days prior to a performance. BY POST Send details of your booking requirements with an SAE to: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 7DB. Make cheques payable to Fareham Borough Council.


RESERVATIONS Seats are held for three days (except three days prior to a performance) but it is always better to book and pay for your seats if possible. SNAP DC’s can ONLY be booked in advance. No reservations are permitted and tickets must be paid for at the time of booking. After 3 days reserved tickets not paid for will be released. GROUP BOOKINGS Some shows may have discounted rates for group bookings. Please call the General Office on 01329 824864 if you are booking for a large party. CANCELLATIONS Ferneham Hall regrets that it is unable to refund tickets once purchased. We will offer tickets for resale on the understanding that unsold seats take priority and a charge of £1.00 per resold ticket will be made. Exchanges are at the discretion of the Box Office and a charge of £1.25 per transaction will be made. CHILDREN AND BABIES Some performances are not suitable for children. Please check when purchasing tickets. A ticket is essential from the age of one year. Babies in arms are permitted but must be removed from the auditorium if crying. Pushchairs and baby carriers are not permitted in the auditorium.

FERNEHAM TICKETLINEHALL 01329 Osborn 231942 Road, Fareham

ACCESS FOR ALL There is easy wheelchair access to all ground floor areas and to the flat surface of the auditorium. Please advise the Box Office of the size and type of wheelchairs when booking. FOOD AND DRINK If you wish to take drinks from the bar into the auditorium, please ask bar staff for a plastic cup. Cups, glasses and glass bottles are not permitted into the auditorium. Please help staff by taking rubbish with you when you leave or use the many bins in the venue. INTERVAL DRINKS In order to avoid congestion and delayed service on busy show nights, there is a facility for preordering interval drinks from bar staff. Parties of ten or more can also pre-order interval ice creams. STANDING/DANCING It is the nature of some events that audience members will stand/dance. Refunds will not be made on these occasions but we may be able to re-seat you. Please ask the Duty Manager or a member of our stewarding staff if the problem occurs. PLEASE NOTE If you need any assistance during your visit to Ferneham Hall, please ask for the Duty Manager, who will be happy to help.








Seating Plan








What’s On At A Glance APRIL




Weds 9 – Sat 12 April 7.15pm (Thurs & Sat matinee 1.30pm – Gala Dinner Performance Friday) Gosport Gang Show

Friday 16 May 7.30pm The Drifters

Friday 4 July 7.00pm SNAP Disco

Saturday 17 May 7.30pm Havant Chamber Orchestra

Saturday 5 July 7.30pm Havant Symphony Orchestra

Friday 1 August 7.30pm As It Began – The Bohemians – Queen Tribute

Friday 23 May 7.30pm A Vision of Elvis starring Rob Kingsley

Weds 9 – Sat 12 July 7.30pm SDMS – Avenue Q The Musical

Sun 13 – Sat 19 April Fareham Stage Dance Festival Thurs 24 – Sat 26 April 7.30pm (Sat matinee 2.30pm) SDMS - South Pacific Sunday 27 April 7.30pm John Miller & his Orchestra MAY Sunday 4 May 7.00pm Magic and Dance with Samraj Magic Friday 9 May 7.00pm SNAP Disco Sunday 11 May 1.00pm & 4.00pm Baby Ballet presents Starmakers

Thurs 29 – Sat 31 May 7.30pm (Sat matinee 2.30pm) Stage One – Anything Goes JUNE Friday 6 June 7.30pm The Wall of Floyd – Pink Floyd Tribute

Saturday 19 July 7.30pm Bodyrox Productions Gala Variety Evening Tuesday 29 July 7.30pm Colin Fry – Medium

Thurs 12 – Sat 14 June 8.00pm FMS – Fawlty Towers

Thursday 24 July 7.30pm Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show

Thursday 12 June 7.30pm Jenny Docherty – Medium

Sunday 27 July 7.30pm STP – Big Reunion Show

Friday 20 June 7.30pm The Day The Music Died – Buddy Holly Tribute Sunday 29 June 5pm BNBF Bodybuilding Competition

Tuesday 29 July 2.30pm Old MacDonald Had A Farm Thursday 31 July 7.30pm Let’s Hang On – Frankie Valli Tribute

Booking now for...

Thurs 28 – Sat 30 August 7.30pm (Sat matinee 2.30pm) STP – Phantom Of The Opera SEPTEMBER Open Mic auditions (various) Friday 12 September 7.30pm Derek Acorah - Medium Friday 19 September 7.00pm SNAP Disco Sun 21 – Sun 28 September Fareham Art Group Exhibition Tues 23 – Sat 27 September 7.30pm (Sat matinee 2.30pm) FMS - The Sound Of Music Sunday 28 September 7.30pm The World’s Worst Serial Killers – Talk by Trevor Marriott

Ferneham Hall Promotion Hired Event Dates, Times and Events are correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change. Please check with the Box Office prior to purchasing tickets and/or making your journey.


Not all hirers opt for an advert in our What’s On. They have been listed here in order that we provide a complete listing of events at Ferneham Hall.

What’s On APRIL 2014 - SEPTEMBER 2014

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