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Jack Edwards, who starred in the Kings Theatre panto as Sarah Spoilit, will host this year's Guide Awards

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Blissfields 2015 has announced its theme for next year’s event: Somewhere in Time.

And the festival’s organisers are once more holding a series of Road To Blissfields shows where emerging acts will compete to play a slot on the main event bill. One of those shows will be held at The Kings Theatre in Southsea on April 9, in a secret room in the rafters of the historic venue.

Judges on each night will consist of the festival’s organisers, music writers and journalists, radio presenters, promoters and industry-heads.

Winners will be decided on the night, and applications are open to any artist or band wanting to register at

Next year’s event takes place on July 3 and 4.