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Our audiences are at the very heart of our theatres. When closing our doors at the end of March in response to Government guidelines, we were determined not to close the doors on sharing moving experiences.
Find out how you can support a shared future and donate £5 now
Our Shared Future
Our Covid-19 update:
As we move into Summer, we stay in close contact with the arts and culture sector and The Department of Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) for all the latest advice and guidance. It might be that our programme of events looks a bit different for a little while as we move into the future in a creative and safe way!
When we do reopen our doors, we’ll make sure that the safety of our participants and audience is our first consideration and that we are closely following Government guidelines.
New cohort of Associate Artists
We are thrilled to announce our new wave of Associate Artists for 2020/21. The three selected artists and companies, working across contemporary performance have been working closely with the venue from the start of this month.
Our flagship Associate Artist programme, made possible with thanks to the venue’s Arts Council England NPO funding, offers artists and companies - working across all disciplines - the opportunity to work closely with the venue to grow their practice and develop as a professional company or practitioners.
28th April - 31st August
23rd April - 31st August
1st May - 31st August
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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