Alexander Armstrong

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND FEBRUARY 2013

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Jan 29-31, Feb 1, 8pm, Feb 2, 9pm
 
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Alexander Armstrong at The Hippodrome. On a break from his 'Pointless' TV presenting job, Alexander Armstrong returns to his original career as a comedian, performing sketch and stand-up with some music thrown in at London's Hippodrome for five nights only.

 

About The Hippodrome

Most Londoners have a feeling of nostalgia when they see The Hippodrome, a famous and historic Grade II listed building adjacent to Leicester Square. What was once an impressive theatre by renowned Victorian theatre architect Frank Matcham, first opened in 1900, it struggled to find a role for itself in recent years (having spent the 80s and 90s as a famously awful nightclub). More about The Hippodrome

LondonTown.com - Alexander Armstrong Location Map

 
 
 
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Leicester Square Tube Station
 
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Covent Garden Tube Station
 
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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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City Thameslink Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
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China Town Masterpark
 
1 minutes walk
 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £115  40% off
    Leicester Square, WC2H | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Overlooking Leicester Square - the setting for London's regular film premieres - the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire has glamorous, exclusive décor to match its high-profile setting: ... More
     
     
     
    St Martins Lane, A Morgans Original
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  23% off
    45 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 3 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    One of the first design hotels, it certainly hasn't lost any of its cool appeal and continues to impress with great service and high standards. The ... More
     
     
     
    Every Hotel Piccadilly
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  40% off
    Coventry Street, W1D | 3 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Located right next to Leicester Square, in the heart of London's West End, the Every Hotel Piccadilly is the perfect hotel for those wanting to enjoy ... More
     
     
     
     
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Opera: The Queen of Spades
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 6th June to 2nd July 2015 - 7pm-9.45pm
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 3 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Edward Gardner conducts his final production as music director of the ENO, bowing out with Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades before taking up the music directorship ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    The Hippodrome
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | Same location as Alexander Armstrong
    Most Londoners have a feeling of nostalgia when they see The Hippodrome, a famous and historic Grade II listed building adjacent to Leicester Square. What was ... More
     
     
     
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    Vue West End
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    3 Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Vue West End is located on the north east side of London's Leicester Square. The nine screen cinema shows all the latest releases and has played ... More
     
     
     
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    Wyndham's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Wyndham's Theatre opened in Charing Cross Road on 16th November 1899 and was owned by Charles Wyndham. One of its biggest hits was Sandy Wilson's The ... More
     
     
     
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    Leicester Square
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    With Trafalgar Square to the south, Piccadilly Circus to the west, China Town to the north and Covent Garden to the east, Leicester Square is right ... More
     
     
     
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    The West End
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Taking in Oxford Street, Regent Street and Bond Street, Soho, Theatreland, Chinatown, Covent Garden and Leicester Square, The West End really does have it ... More
     
     
     
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    Horse and Dolphin Yard
    London > Attractions >
    W1D | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Walking from Gerrard Street to Shaftesbury Avenue in the Chinatown area of Soho you'll come across the pedestrianised Horse & Dolphin Yard which gets its name ... More
     
     
     
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    Any Amount of Books
    London > Shopping > Books
    62 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    A delightful second-hand bookshop with a wide choice that ranges from antiquarian first editions to the bargain basement. Rare books, first editions, modern literature, art and ... More
     
     
     
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    Loon Fung Supermarket
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    42-44 Gerrard Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    In the heart of China Town, this shop offers everything you ever needed to cook authentic Chinese food. The look and the smell is authentic, and ... More
     
     
     
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    Etsy House
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    Great Newport Street, WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Etsy House opens in Covent Garden for three days on the 5th December 2014 selling a curated selection of some of the best that Etsy, the ... More
     
     
     
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    Heliot Restaurant, Bar & Lounge
    London > Restaurants > Brasseries
    The Hippodrome, Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | Same location as Alexander Armstrong
    If you're tired of 24 hour gaming at London's mega Hippodrome Casino you can retire to the in-house restaurant, The Heliot Bar & Lounge which overlooks ... More
     
     
     
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    Tokyo Diner
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    2 Newport Place, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Laid-back Japanese diner spread over three floors. The food at the Tokyo Diner is good, if unexceptional, the bentos satisfying, the rice plentiful and nothing is ... More
     
     
     
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    Mr Kong
    London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
    21 Lisle Street, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    This busy, lively restaurant covers three floors; try to eat upstairs if seats are available. The friendly staff will try and make you feel at home ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 8 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 11 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 13 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    AWAY Spa W London
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    10 Wardour Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    On the 6th floor of the W London the AWAY Spa certainly takes you away from the manic pace of life in Leicester Square ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    The Salisbury
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    90 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
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    Waxy's Little Sister
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    20 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    If you're not up for the hectic atmosphere of Waxy O'Connors it might be worth slipping across the street to her infinitely more tranquil Little Sister. ... More
     
     
     
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    Norman's Coach & Horses
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's the ... More
     
     
     
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    Cork & Bottle
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    44 Cranbourn Street, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    Located in the heart of the West End you’d expect it to be packed with the usual crowds but hidden in a basement below a sex ... More
     
     
     
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    The London Cocktail Club
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    6-7 Great Newport Street, WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
     
     
     
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    Opium Cocktail & Dim Sum Parlour
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Jade Door, 15-16 Gerrard Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    Hidden behind an unassuming jade door in Chinatown an intoxicating world of hedonism awaits. The Opium Cocktail & Dim Sum Parlour is a maze of nine ... More
     
     
     
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, WC2H | 1 minute from Alexander Armstrong
    One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
     
     
     
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    St Martins Lane Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
     
     
     
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    68 Dean Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Alexander Armstrong
    This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
     
     
     

    The Hippodrome events

     
    An Audience With Paul DanielsAn Audience With Paul DanielsThe magician discusses his achievements and perform a few tricks.2015-05-24T13:45:00+01002015-05-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
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    An Audience With Paul Daniels
    Christina Bianco: Party Of OneChristina Bianco: Party Of OneChristina shares her eclectic musical and artistic influences, from her New York roots, to global travels, to her love of celebrity divas.2015-05-24T20:00:00+01002015-05-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    Ends Today
    Christina Bianco: Party Of One
    The Folly Mixtures Revue!The Folly Mixtures Revue!2015-05-27T20:00:00+01002015-05-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The Folly Mixtures Revue!
    Miss Hope Springs At The HippodromeMiss Hope Springs At The Hippodrome2015-05-28T20:00:00+01002015-05-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Miss Hope Springs At The Hippodrome
    Friday Night CabaretFriday Night CabaretAfter-hours entertainment featuring aerial, fire and magic performances, burlesque and comedy.2015-06-05T23:00:00+01002015-06-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Friday Night Cabaret
    Ratpack In Vegas At The HippodromeRatpack In Vegas At The Hippodrome2015-06-06T20:00:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Ratpack In Vegas At The Hippodrome
    The Soho Burlesque Club LateThe Soho Burlesque Club LateBurlesque soiree presented by Miss Polly Rae, featuring sassy performances, stand-ups, clowns, music and dancers.2015-06-06T23:00:00+01002015-06-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The Soho Burlesque Club Late
    Swing PatrolSwing PatrolSwing your way through a night of live music and the choice of two dance lessons from Strictly Come Dancing choreographers Jenny Thomas and Scott Cupit.2015-06-09T20:00:00+01002015-06-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Swing Patrol
    The 4tunesThe 4tunesThe vocal harmony quartet performs operatic arias to powerful and beautiful ballads.2015-06-13T20:00:00+01002015-06-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The 4tunes
    Tenors Of RockTenors Of RockClassic rock and pop covers.2015-06-20T20:00:00+01002015-06-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    The Hippodrome,   Leicester Square      WC2H 7JH
    Category: event
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    Tenors Of Rock
     

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    An Audience With Paul Daniels
    Exhibitions | On 24th May 2015 

    The Hippodrome

    The magician discusses his achievements and perform a few tricks....More

    Christina Bianco: Party Of One
    Theatre | Until 24th May 2015 

    The Hippodrome

    Christina shares her eclectic musical and artistic influences, from her New York roots, to global travels, to her love of ...More

    Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
    Comedy | Until 24th May 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    Improvisers including Cariad Lloyd and Rachel Parris channel the spirit of Jane Austen to conjure a play full of wit, ...More

    Lewis Schaffer: International Man Of Misery
    Comedy | Until 31st May 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    Controversial humour from the London-based New York stand-up, who explains why documentary filmmakers follow him around the capital....More

    Death Ship 666
    Theatre | Until 24th May 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    Disaster movie parody as the audience follows the doomed passengers aboard a half built ship's maiden voyage to the Bermuda ...More

    Retro Sundays
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th July 2015 

    Ku Bar 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    Resident VJ Vicki Vivacious and DJs Lady Lloyd and Pablo spin 1980s, 1990s and 2000s hits....More

    Talking Tulips
    Talking Tulips
    Exhibitions | Until 25th May 2015 

    Leicester Square 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    This half term, between 22nd and 25th May 2015, Leicester Square Gardens in central London is brought to life with ...More

     
    Bad Jews
    Bad Jews
    Theatre | Until 11th July 2015 

    Arts Theatre 1 minute walk from The Hippodrome

    The best selling play to date at both the Ustinov Studio in Bath and St James Theatre in London, the ...More

     
    Stomp
    Stomp
    Theatre | Until 21st December 2015 

    Ambassadors Theatre 2 minutes walk from The Hippodrome

    Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody ...More

     
    The Commitments
    The Commitments
    Theatre | Until 13th September 2015 

    Palace Theatre 2 minutes walk from The Hippodrome

    Roddy Doyle's bestselling novel 'The Commitments', best known as a hit film in the 1990s, comes to the London stage ...More

     
     
     
     
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