Inaugural women leaders set to inspire
A pair of trailblazing women have been selected to become Associates at The Point Eastleigh as part of a pioneering arts leadership programme.
Women Leaders South West (WLSW), which aims to address the gender imbalance in the arts and cultural sector, has chosen 16 incredible Associates from over 350 applications for a training opportunity at eight arts organisations in South West England including The Point.
See it Safely
We have been granted the use of Society Of London Theatre & UK Theatre's See It Safely mark. The mark certifies that we are complying with the latest Government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, to ensure the safety of our staff and audiences.
We are working hard to keep you safe and you can find out more here about the measures we have been putting in place ready for your visit, and what you will need to know before visiting when we are able to reopen once more.
The Point, Eastleigh and its sister venue The Berry Theatre in Hedge End, which are owned and operated by Eastleigh Borough Council, have received a grant of £96,500 from the Culture Recovery Fund.
The funding will assist with; staffing, overheads and operational costs, Covid-19 safety measures including screens, support for community hirers, programming and audience development. It will also support freelance contracts for community work through the venues’ creative learning programme.
30th March - 5th June
17th April - 18th April
25th January - 21st June
About The Point
Based in the centre of Eastleigh, The Point is a regional powerhouse for contemporary dance, aerial and circus, theatre and combined arts.
Owned and managed by Eastleigh Borough Council, The Point became one of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio Organisations in April 2015.
Our Other Spaces
The Berry Theatre
The Point's sister venue The Berry Theatre is based in Hedge End, Hampshire.
We hand-pick the very best productions from across the UK, bringing to your doorstep wonderful tales that you know, as well as some you don’t. We specialise in presenting inspirational work for children and families alongside a programme of theatre, comedy, music and film.
We love welcoming new audiences and introducing families to theatre for the first time.The Berry Theatre
Our Creation Space
In 2009 The Point opened the first UK fully residential Creation Space – a state-of-the-art double-height light filled rehearsal studio with accommodation attached, allowing artists 24 hour access to the rehearsal room.
Four bedrooms house up to 11 artists, with the ground floor bedroom fully accessible.
This world-class facility has supported the development of work by companies including Gecko, Akram Khan, Ballet Boyz, Charlotte Vincent, Ben Wright, Fevered Sleep, Gravity & Levity and Pirates of the Carabina.Creation Space
Eastleigh Unwrapped Festival
Each June, The Point presents Eastleigh Unwrapped. A free day of live performance in the heart of Eastleigh Town Centre, bringing the best of UK and international talent to the Borough with a packed programme of circus, theatre, aerial, dance and more.Eastleigh Unwrapped
Eastleigh Film Festival
Every September The Point presents the week-long Eastleigh Film Festival. With one-off, bespoke cinematic experiences and classic films in unusual places across the Borough of Eastleigh, Eastleigh Film Festival puts the excitement back into the movies.Eastleigh Film Festival
What can your support do?
60% of what we do is subsidised, and your generous support will directly contribute to the maintenance of our venues, and the meaningful work we do.
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