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Jack Johnson's Rare Record Club

Velo Domestique 176-180 Seabourne Rd, Bournemouth

Cost: £1.50 in advance (via £2.50 on the door Jack Johnson’s Rare Record Club: vinyl rarities, obscurities & groovities. Bring your own vinyl down to an evening of vinyl pleasure with open deck slots available on the night, resident DJs who will play your tunes in the Jack Johnson’s Juke Box section plus an

£1.50 – £2.50

Culture³: Arts = Change?

The Old School House Gladstone Mews Gladstone Rd, Bournemouth

Where do arts and activism sit currently? Internationally and locally. What makes them different from advertising ploys? Does the work change things? We will be meeting to have a chat with a panel of activist artists, and possibly change the world together. BEAF and Culture3 present three networking events looking at current topics that affect


Jasmine O’Hare: Artist Talk

Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth

Join Jasmine for an insight into the themes and influences she drew on when making this work. Free ticketed event, please book through the Russell-Cotes Museum.  


Boomerang Club

Velo Domestique 176-180 Seabourne Rd, Bournemouth

London’s favourite spoken word night arrives in Bournemouth. With a bag of hugs, mostly likeable hosts, and our ever popular open mic, this is one show that’ll keep you coming back . . . . I mean we are only here for one night but still. @BoomerangLondon £3 on the door Suitable for 16+


Church for the Night

St Clements & The Secret Garden St Clements road, Boscombe

Church for the night is a multi-layered, multi-sensory experience. To explore, interact, create and connect. Components can be installations, poetry, art, lights, candles, cafe and visuals. Its emphasis is reflection, introspection, existentialist exploration, spiritual connection, global awareness.  


Debut/Russell-Cotes: Secret Opera Gala

Debut singers bring the house to life with period music ranging from intimate Lieder to timeless mélodie. This unforgettable evening invites you to a night of opera with Dorset soprano Lizzie Holmes (Olivier Awards 2018 nominee La Bohème, Phantom of the Opera) tenor Joel Williams, and veteran pianist Jo Ramadan.          


Talent Showcase EXTRA

The Overcliff Pub Suncliff Hotel East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth

An evening of live music showcasing local talent of all ages. Strawberry Fields RePresents.


Lauren Emmett: The Coffee Cup Project

Boscombe Precinct Christchurch Road, Bournemouth

The Coffee Cup Project is run by a collective of 2016 fine art graduates from Arts University Bournemouth, who will be offering FREE coffee as an exchange between creatives. Everyone is invited to sit down, do some doodling and enjoy a cup of coffee! Date/Time: Mon 30 April – Thurs 3 May 11am – 4pm


Slightly Fat Features

Boscombe Precinct Christchurch Road, Bournemouth

Street performance - a slightly different show, unicycling, juggling, mad performance mayhem from two of the SFF gang, Gorowny and Richard will present performances to make you laugh... Part of the Bank Holiday Street Festival Monday 7 May 11am - 5pm The final day of the BEAF festival we takeover Boscombe Precinct for the BEAF


BEAF Closing Party! – The Midnight Choir

Chaplin’s and the Cellar Bar 529 Christchurch Road Boscombe, Bournemouth

Join us for a night of revelry for the BEAF Closing Party at our favourite Boscombe bar. Live music from The Midnight Choir, a 10 piece Latino collective including ex members of Pachango plus DJ Connie.