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Evening love show

Small venue but good evening, easy to get to & park, I was amazed at what this little venue did... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Barbara A
Excellent craft workshop

I visited Forest Arts Centre for a 1-day craft workshop, to make a leather shoulder bag. Online... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2019
kathjuggler
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Mar 19, 2019
“Evening love show”
Feb 17, 2019
“Excellent craft workshop”
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Forest Arts Centre Old Milton Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, New Milton BH25 6DS, England
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Small venue but good evening, easy to get to & park, I was amazed at what this little venue did, day classes different subjects, film shows, a wide variety of live shows. A good evening & a nice surprise to find it in my home...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara A
Reviewed February 17, 2019

I visited Forest Arts Centre for a 1-day craft workshop, to make a leather shoulder bag. Online booking was easy, and a reminder/information e-mail was sent a few days before the event. I received a friendly welcome when I arrived, and it was easy to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

Not much larger than a church hall, this centre provides a venue for a wide range of performing arts. Our first ever visit was to see a stand-up comedian on a UK tour. On arrival we passed through a throng of smokers loitering outside. They...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Attended a great show put on by the singers and dancers from Barton Court Studio. I’d never been to the theatre there before and it is very intimate (if a little basic in form of seating) and you do feel close to the performers. As...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Forest Arts has something for everyone. From regular classes for drama, art, reading for all ages, to art exhibitions, drama productions and regular film screenings, it is a little gem. They have visiting well known comedians too. Easy to get to and with excellent disabled...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

As part of New Forest food festival saw George Egg tonight. Superbly witty, great entertainment. My first visit to the Arts Centre and it won't be my last. Friendly staff, a great community space and lots of good stuff to go and see.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

Popped along to see Gyles Brandreth talk and was really surprised to see a lovely relaxed setting to have a drink whilst waiting for the show to begin. All the staff there are so polite and friendly too.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

A small venue which hosts well known stars such as Omid Djalili, Danny Bhoy, award winning folk groups and shows films. A recently refurbished cafe is good for a pre-show drink whilst viewing the current art exhibition

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Sarrie554
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Forest Arts is a great place and offers the local community access to fine art exhibitions, talks, lectures, groups and films which is a real bonus. For those that live in cities with masses going on you might find the centre a little small but...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank EKobeach
Reviewed December 11, 2015

Forest Arts provides changing exhibitions of art and many other things. I especially enjoy the music and comedy shows which are a feature of the winter months. Many interesting acts appear including well known names

Date of experience: November 2015
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