Entertainment


Wizard fun with lots of giggles

Wizard fun with lots of giggles

Sunday, December 14, 2014

ENTERTAINMENT THEY went off to see the wizard — but found giggling grannies at the end of the rainbow instead.

Shot in the arm for trust

Shot in the arm for trust

Saturday, December 13, 2014

ENTERTAINMENT ISLAND band 30TEN are supporting Layla’s Trust with the release of their second EP.

Cheryl brings panto to Apollo

Cheryl brings panto to Apollo

Friday, December 12, 2014

AN ISLAND playwright is set to appear in her own self-penned pantomime — the first to be staged at The Apollo Theatre, Newport, in 25 years.

Rocking town's bars

Rocking town's bars

Sunday, December 7, 2014

ROCK the Cowes Bars — a one-night-only extravaganza where musicians take over the town’s pubs — has quickly established a reputation as one of the Isle of Wight's best gigs.

Bus joins museum’s line-up

Bus joins museum’s line-up

Monday, December 1, 2014

THE IW Bus Museum has been presented with a 1971 former Southern Vectis single-deck bus that spent much of its Island career at Ryde depot — the location of the museum’s new home.

The historic cars of the DL registration mark

The historic cars of the DL registration mark

Sunday, November 30, 2014

A CAR was the star at the launch of a book about it and its peers.

Orpheus Singers sparkle for St Cecilia

Orpheus Singers sparkle for St Cecilia

Saturday, November 29, 2014

MUSIC THE Orpheus Singers brought light and warmth to a dank and dismal November evening on Saturday.

Mixing the poignant and the humorous

Mixing the poignant and the humorous

Friday, November 28, 2014

ART CELEBRATED Island artist Jenny Clayden is presenting handcrafted papier mache figures, made over the past 20 years at an exhibition at Quay Arts starting next Saturday, December 6.

Ozzy’s inshore rescue help

Ozzy’s inshore rescue help

Monday, November 24, 2014

THE son of a founding member of Ryde Inshore Rescue returned to the Island to play a fundraising concert at the King Lud on Saturday.

Dimbola hosts Christmas sale

Dimbola hosts Christmas sale

Sunday, November 23, 2014

A Christmas art and craft fair is being held this weekend (Saturday and Sunday) at Dimbola Museum and Galleries in Freshwater Bay.

Music to connect you to the natural world

Music to connect you to the natural world

Saturday, November 22, 2014

MUSIC AFTER a busy summer, Island act Cephalodidge have released a new album.

New Glee tells stories

New Glee tells stories

Friday, November 21, 2014

THE coaches behind CBBC talent show winners, Reson8, have started a new IW Glee Club.

Taking jazz to new generation

Taking jazz to new generation

Monday, November 17, 2014

A JAZZ masterclass taught by some of the Island’s top musicians is to be held at Ryde School on Thursday.

Remembering Miles’s lasting legacy

Remembering Miles’s lasting legacy

Sunday, November 16, 2014

MUSIC A MUSICAL tribute to jazz genius Miles Davis was staged at the Apollo Theatre, Newport, on Sunday.

Singers’ concert celebrates the patron saint of music

Singers’ concert celebrates the patron saint of music

Friday, November 14, 2014

MUSIC ST Cecilia, the patron saint of music, will be celebrated next Saturday, November 22, by the Orpheus Singers in St Catherine’s Church, Ventnor, in a concert starting at 7.15pm.

Trench poetry

Trench poetry

Monday, November 10, 2014

ACCOMPLISHED poet and playwright, Edmund Matyjaszek, was guest speaker at the latest meeting of the IW Catholic History Society.

Villages to come alive for Christmas Tree Festival

Sunday, November 9, 2014

FOUR Island villages are set to come alive with bright lights and festivities when the 18th Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival takes place.

Display charts the life of regatta

Display charts the life of regatta

Saturday, November 8, 2014

THREE days of Seaview Regatta fun and 139 years of the event’s history are condensed into 11 images displayed by Island photographer Julian Winslow.

Scottish songs mystery in focus

Scottish songs mystery in focus

Friday, November 7, 2014

THE Shoestring Players transported their audience at East Dean through time and space in The Scottish Songstress.

Fiddlers’ brace of gigs for good causes

Fiddlers’ brace of gigs for good causes

Monday, November 3, 2014

THE IW Scottish Fiddlers had a busy weekend raising cash for good causes on the Island recently.

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