HERE are six stage shows not to miss next week...

1. Rita Ora, BIC, May 22, tickets from £37.75. Having performed on some of the world’s biggest shows, including Jimmy Kimmel and Ellen and most prestigious stages, from Glastonbury to The White House and even The Vatican, Rita Ora heads to Bournemouth as part of her 2019 global tour.

2. Mark Steel, Tivoli, Wimborne, May 22, tickets £16.50. The star of Radio 4’s Mark Steel’s in Town, and newspaper columnist of the year, Mark is back on the road with a new show, Every Little Thing’s Gonna Be Alright. He’s also a regular on Have I Got News For You and Radio 4’s The News Quiz.

3. An Evening with Harry Redknapp, Lighthouse Poole, May 22-23, tickets from £30. Following his triumph in the jungle, winning last year’s I’m A Celebrity, Harry Redknapp is looking forward to appearing in his adopted hometown theatre to share stories from his lengthy career as a professional football player and manager. At the end of the evening there will be a Q&A session.

4. Les Musicals, Lighthouse, May 24, tickets from £26.75. Les Musicals Live Concert Tour is the ultimate celebration of Musical Theatre. G4 frontman Jonathan Ansell and Britain’s Got Talent winner Jai McDowall have joined forces to create a dramatic a spine-tingling concert. This vocally dynamic evening showcases even more smash-hit songs from the greatest musicals of all time.

5. The Manfreds, Regent Centre, May 25, tickets £24.50. The Manfreds bring their Jazz & Blues Tour 2019 to Christchurch with original front man, Paul Jones. The band will be performing many of their hits, along with a mix of Jazz and Blues covers and tracks from their individual solo albums.

6. Kingdom Choir, Pavilion Theatre, May 28, tickets from £28.25. The Kingdom Choir, known for their angelic and spellbinding performance at the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle head to Bournemouth as part of their UK tour where they will be joined by young singers from Baden-Powell and St Peter’s Church of England Junior School.