Sunday, August 20, 2017


Wether you are looking for a gig to attend or want to see what's on at the cinema or theatre, the OnTheScene Events guide gives previews and reviews of all the best event in Southampton and the surrounding areas.

Preview: Temples of Youth

Aside from singer Foxes, Benny Hill and the area’s newest superstar Sam Clark (you know, the guy that's caught all 143 Pokemon in Pokemon GO) - Southampton isn’t well known for it’s wealth of...
Dr Frankenstein

Review: Dr Frankenstein

Frankenstein, the classic novel by Mary Shelley, has been retold, transformed and filmed in many different ways with alternative endings and plot lines ever since the novel was written in 1818. Only such creative...

‘Superb’ Lake Komo Coming to Southampton!

'Electrifying' indie band Lake Komo are soon to take to the road in a series of UK headline shows promoting their forthcoming debut album. Beginning as an acoustic band, the foursome have since blossomed...

Portsmouth presents… Gavin James

Popular Irish up-and-comer Gavin James is set to serenade the stage at local venue Wedgewood Rooms in Portsmouth on the 4th October. His debut album Bitter Pill was released worldwide on 11th March 2016 and...
The Red Shoes

Review: The Red Shoes Ballet

Hollywood drama, the power of desire and a love triangle - what’s not to love? Matthew Bourne magically intersects the adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson’s The Red Shoes and the 1948 film adaptation with...

Clean Cut Kid Tour in Southampton

Uplifting anthemic indie-pop group, Mike, Evelyn, Saul and Ross, aka Clean Cut Kid are a band recently emerged from the musical scene of Liverpool. It was only in 2015 that the group released their...
Gung Ho

Gung Ho 5K Hits Southampton

Fancy running a 5k marathon? What about if it’s for Children in Need? How about on a giant inflatable obstacle course? That got your attention. Gung Ho is a giant inflatable obstacle course for all...

Alpines New Album Tour!

Alpines released their new album Another River on 28 October. Alpines is a UK duo based in Kingston upon Thames in South London and consists of Bob Matthews (guitar and production) and Catherine Pockson...
Postmodern Jukebox

Review: Postmodern Jukebox

Kicking off their 2017 European tour last night at the 02 Academy in Bournemouth, Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox really made sure their opening night captured everyone’s attention. The music collective known a PMJ have...
Merchant of Venice

Review: Tchaikowsky’s Merchant Of Venice

Tchaikowsky’s Merchant of Venice Review Like the original, André Tchaikowsky’s rendition of The Merchant of Venice is more of a tragedy than a comedy and, in many ways, reflects the life of Tchaikowsky himself. The Anti-Semitism that...



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