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Clapham Fringe Festival 2018

18 August 2018

Now in its fourth year, the Clapham Fringe is a Performing Arts Festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 27 September to 14 October 2018 - with 23 different productions and 48 performances.


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Have your say about performing arts in Havering & South Essex

29 June 2018

The Queen's Theatre Hornchurch's artistic director invites everyone in the local community who are engaged in the arts to come together on Saturday 11 August to create a plan for a thriving arts scene in Havering.


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Underbelly Festival 2018

15 December 2017

Underbelly today announced the return of Underbelly Festival for 2018, which will see them mark 10 years on London's Southbank, along with initial details of headlining shows.


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Coronet International Festival

23 September 2017

Over 35 days the Print Room will host theatre, art, circus, dance and poetry with over 50 artists from 12 countries, celebrating great work, without borders, without agenda and without restriction - 25 October to 29 November 2017.


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Maiden Speech at Theatre N16

20 September 2017

From dark comedy to lip-sync, Shakespearean cabaret to rap, Maiden Speech is a new and exciting feminist theatre festival featuring a varied selection of original works exploring feminism today - 10 to 21 October 2017.


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Clapham Fringe Festival 2017

5 September 2017

Now in its third year, the Clapham Fringe is a performing arts festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 28 September to 15 October 2017 - the full line-up is now available.


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River Stage Festival 2017

28 July 2017

Starting this weekend - free outdoor festival from the National Theatre, running for five weekends, with events on Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday from 28 July to 28 August 2017.


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Mr Potsunen's Peculiar Slice of Life

3 July 2017

More tickets just released for this show at the Print Room - Japanese comedian, playwright and performing artist Kentaro Kobayashi presents his unusual slice of life between 5 and 8 July 2017.


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Shubbak Festival 2017

28 June 2017

London's largest biennial festival of contemporary Arab culture will be presenting outstanding international Arab artists to London audiences from 1 to 16 July.


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Underbelly Festival 2017

27 April 2017

Starting tomorrow, and running through until the end of September on London's South Bank, Underbelly combines the former Udderbelly Festival and London Wonderground into one mega festival.


Queen of Carnage at The Space

25 March 2017


Collaborative company Eternus Rebellus Productions present this new piece of live art with a narrative from 11 to 15 April 2017 at The Space, Isle of Dogs, under the creative direction of Sobriety Twist.


The Voiceless at The Space

28 February 2017


From 14 March 2017, Glasgow-based theatre company Skin Deep Theatre will be bringing their wordless production - The Voiceless - to The Space in east London.


International Women's Day 2017

27 February 2017


International Women's Day this year is on 8 March. We have details of some related events, plus links to the official Women's day website where you'll find more information.


The Fall

24 February 2017


A one hour visual spectacle which blends theatre with original animations, live music and projection to unfold a story about one man's struggle with depression. Plays from 17 to 19 March 2017 at Acklam Village Market.


Regional Room 2017

10 January 2017


artsdepot is looking for regional based artists or companies to take part in its Regional Room Festival 2017 which focuses on programming artists from outside London. Application Deadline: Mon 27 February at 10am.


Season of Bangla Drama

10 November 2016


Bloomsbury Festival 2016

16 October 2016


Janak Dulari Sita - Diwali Celebration

25 September 2016


Barbican OpenFest

15 September 2016


Open Central Asia International Festival

15 September 2016


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