Shortt and Sweett! Saturday 7th July 9pm Abney Park Chapel

Shortt and Sweett! Cellist – Comedienne – Singer-Songwriter Saturday 7th July 9pm Appearing for one night in the Abney Park Chapel Kate Shortt, trained cellist/pianist/singer songwriter and musical anarchist combines all into her offbeat one woman show. With her observational humour combined with ‘sit down’ comedy of impressions, sketches and original songs, Kate invites her … More Shortt and Sweett! Saturday 7th July 9pm Abney Park Chapel

at Cafe OTO

Amongst the shows over the next seven days, we’re delighted to welcome one of the all-time great jazz pianists, Burton Greene, for a very special two-day residency. First gaining prominence on the New York scene in the 60s through his work with Cecil Taylor, Bill Dixon and Alan Silva, Greene has gone on to perform with a … More at Cafe OTO

Litterpicking at Abney Park Saturday 9th June at 10am

Summer is in the air…fluttering butterflies…buzzing bees…but alas, a few litterbugs! Our regular litterpicking sessions allow you to put something back into the Park while taking a little out! And you get to meet other folk as mad about Abney as you are at the same time. We’ll provide you with everything you need (bags, … More Litterpicking at Abney Park Saturday 9th June at 10am

This Sunday evening the London Community Gospel Choir will be performing at Dalston ‘s Shiloh Church, Ashwin Street.

 It’s part of the #DalstonArts150 celebrations. https://goo.gl/3XnGqA  Next Sunday 3rd June stars from the  London Community Gospel Choir  will be performing at the  Shiloh Pentecostal Church, Ashwin Street Dalston. Pastor Francis Lewis will open its doors at 6.30pm and inviting everyone in our local community, of all faiths and none, to share this massive treat. This … More This Sunday evening the London Community Gospel Choir will be performing at Dalston ‘s Shiloh Church, Ashwin Street.

Celebrating Dalston’s 150 years of association with the arts

2018 is the 150th anniversary of Dalston’s association with the arts. Here’s a new 10 minute film which tells the story of our architectural and cultural heritage from 1868 to 2018 and the risks which it is now facing. There’s a call going out to all those who want to contribute to the celebrations of … More Celebrating Dalston’s 150 years of association with the arts

  Open Garden Squares Weekend Saturday 9th – Sunday 10th June

Open Garden Squares Weekend Saturday 9th – Sunday 10th June For one very special weekend this June, over 200 green spaces – many usually closed to the public – will open their gates for public enjoyment and discovery. With the purchase of a Weekend ticket, you can explore London’s urban gardens, and enjoy a host of activities … More   Open Garden Squares Weekend Saturday 9th – Sunday 10th June