Jimmy Webb 17:04:2015

Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne An evening of songs and stories in the company of one of popular music’s most revered songwriters was hardly likely to disappoint – and so it was with Jimmy Webb’s very welcome Wimborne debut. This is a show those in the know would gladly travel no small distance to see and it’s Read More…

Animals & Friends feat. Steve Cropper 31:10:2014

Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne Whatever the official billing, this is the return to Wimborne of that most unlikely of pairings – the Animals and Steve Cropper (right), house songwriter/guitarist from the heyday of Stax Records, home of southern soul giants such as Booker T and the MG’s, Otis Redding, Eddie Floyd and Sam & Dave. Lest we Read More…

John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band 08:07:2014

Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne Wimborne’s credentials as a hotbed of Americana appreciation took a giant leap forwards last night as one of bluegrass banjo’s greatest living exponents Herb Pedersen complimented the audience for remembering British folk duo Chad and Jeremy, leading lights of the original British Invasion. “They didn’t even know that in London,” he says, Read More…

Sean Hughes: Life Becomes Noises

Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne Never one to pander to the expectations of an audience, Sean Hughes opens a show about the death of his father by ambling on stage dressed as a jockey who has just won the Derby. Within minutes he has co-opted a supporting cast from members of the audience and introduced a comedy Read More…