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Published 22 Nov 2012 08:30 0 Comments
BASSLINES will be rumbling when dubstep don Benga takes to the decks at Sub89 in Friar Street tomorrow (Friday). The world leading DJ and producer - aka Beni Adejumo - is renowned for steering the gritty urban genre from its underground roots to mainstream success. His seminal tune "Night" from his 2008 album "Diary of An Afro Warrior" is one of the scene's most famous anthems and in 2010 formed super group Magnetic Man with pioneering producers Skream and Artwork. Doors open at 10.30pm and he is supported by MC and singer Young Man - son on legendary drum and bass DJ Simon "Bassline" Smith. Tickets cost £12. See www.sub89.com / www.seetickets.com
CHRISTMAS is just around the corner, and youngsters all over the county will be putting pen to paper to share their present wishes with Santa. So why not take the little ones along to The Firestation's Christmas show, Dear Santa, a magical tale about the jolly present-deliver's mission to give a child the perfect gift on Christmas Eve? Tickets cost £9 for adults, £7.50 for children and groups of 10 will cost £7 each. Performances run at the St Leonard's Road, Windsor, venue from Thursday-Sunday, December 6-9. Visit www.firestationartscentre.com or call 01753 866865 to book.
A JAZZ quartet will light up Progress Theatre, Reading, on Friday next week. With Stan Sulzmann on saxophones, Kit Downes on keyboard, Jim Hart on vibraphone and Tim Giles on drums, their musical pedigree is quite something. Enjoy at vibrant evening of jazz at The Mount venue; tickets cost £12 from www.readingarts.com or call 0118 960 6060.
TICKETS for the spectacular Battle Proms at Highclere Castle are now on sale!
The 13th annual concert, with a full orchestral programme, Spitfire display, fireworks, Napoleonic cavalry and 200 live cannons, takes place on the lawns directly in front of the castle - the architectural star of hit ITV show Downton Abbey - on Saturday, August 3, 2013.
Early online booking prices are frozen at the 2011 rate of £29 per adult until February 1, 2013. To book visit www.battleproms.com or call 01432 355416.
Don't miss next week's Guide for your chance to win tickets to Battle Proms!
BUDDING actors, dancers, singers and fans of all things theatrical are invited to sign up for Tadley Youth Drama. The group, for those aged between 11 and 21, offers the opportunity to take part in productions, both onstage and backstage; taking a lead role or helping out with scenery and prop design. The club meets at Tadley Common Methodist Church at 7pm on Fridays, from January 4, 2013. For more information visit www.tadleyyouthdrama.org.uk or email email@example.com
EXPERIENCE an opera packed with drama and emotion when Park Opera perform their fundraising show, Midwinter Prom, at South Hill Park, Bracknell, on Sunday, December 2. Tickets to the show, which begins at 7.30pm, cost £12.50 from www.southhillpark.org.uk or call 01344 484123.
This article appeared in Bracknell News 22 Nov 12