At the Arcola

This week at Arcola Hassan Abdulrazzak’s new play, Love, Bombs and Apples, now playing Final 2 weeks of The House of Mirrors and Hearts Final preparations for East End Boys, West End Girls Tickets selling fast for Grimeborn 2015. 5 operas for £50 with Arcola Passport Learn puppetry skills and perform in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as part of the 2015 Grimeborn Festival  Now … More At the Arcola

At Cafe OTO

Hi there Amongst the shows over the next seven days we’re very happy to welcome Tal National – a band from Niamey, the capital city of Niger, where they are a domestic phenomenon. Tal National combine a joyously hypnotic, highly unique contribution to West African guitar music, with lightening fast rhythms and rotating cast of vocalists … More At Cafe OTO

“Developing and encouraging creativity in young people” Awards available

Small awards guidance for Discover Young Hackney 2016 Introduction “Hackney is a place where the cultural sector is energetic, creative and where things happen,” Creative Hackney: Cultural Policy Framework. One of the four themes in this local cultural framework is “Developing and encouraging creativity in young people”. Award-winning Discover Young Hackney will celebrate its 10th … More “Developing and encouraging creativity in young people” Awards available

Diane Abbott on Military Involvement in Syria

Diane Abbott Labour, Hackney North and Stoke Newington My hon. Friend the Member for Gedling (Vernon Coaker) has made it clear that there is ample precedent for embedded troops to be withdrawn from specific operations when they are outwith the foreign policy of their country. TheSecretary of State has told the House that he has … More Diane Abbott on Military Involvement in Syria

Dr Faustus in Abney Park Cemetery

15 July – 2 August 15 July at 19:30 to 2 August at 21:30 Show Map Abney Park Cemetery Stoke Newington High Street, N16 0LH London, United Kingdom Find Tickets Tickets Available 15th July till 2nd August 7.30pm (No performances Mon/Tues) £12 (£10 concessions) “The stars move still, time runs, the clock will … More Dr Faustus in Abney Park Cemetery

At ther Rio

From Friday Salt of the Earth (12A) Wim Wenders’ stunning visual odyssey looks at the inspirational life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado whose astonishing work has documented many of humanity’s triumphs and tragedies throughout the world but who now devotes his life to recording the planet’s hidden beauty. Amy (15) An outstandingly compiled chronicle … More At ther Rio