Andover Events

Spirit lifting show “When You’re Smiling” matinee returns to The Lights in April!

Neil Sands and his fabulous West End cast return to The Lights theatre in Andover, this April for a nostalgia inducing show. Working through the decades, Neil and his team will take you on a journey from the 50s to today.

The show is featured in the venues new spring-summer season brochure. Expect fantastic costume changes, interaction with the audience, superb vocals, and entertainment throughout. A show unlike any other, a true variety show with high-quality musicianship, “When You’re Smiling” really will get those in attendance – smiling.

With hit songs, fabulous costumes, smiles and a cheeky wink or two throughout, this show will warm your heart. Neil Sands is a true professional with decades of experience touring the country with this show. The Lights has regularly held these shows presented by Neil Sands Productions for years, and regular customers return to see Neil and his cast year on year, due to the true value for money from start to finish. This show is described as “a ray of musical sunshine” that even has a signature flag waving finale, accompanied by the songs that won the war.

The aim for Neil and his team is to send you home happy, after a sensational matinee performance. The audience is encouraged to sing along and dance away in their seats, joining together for an afternoon of music, laughter and making happy memories.

Regular patrons of The Lights may have seen Neil’s show “Christmas Memories” in 2022, and this Spring show will have you beaming from ear to ear, just as the December show did.

So, forget your worries and make your way to The Lights for When You’re Smiling, on Wednesday, 19 April at 2pm. Those looking to book can do so by calling The Lights Box Office on 01264 368368 or alternatively in person, The Lights, West Street, Andover, SP10 1AH. Or online at should they wish.