Beginners †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 15TH APRIL 2018

ADDRESS
, 147 Tooley Street, Bankside, More, London SE1 2HZ
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OPENING TIMES
From Mar 20, Mar 20, 21, 1pm, preview, Mar 23, 10.30am, preview, Mar 24, 25, 27, 2pm, preview, Mar 28, 29, 31, Apr 5, 7, 12, 14, 7pm, Mar 31, Apr 4, 6-8, 10-12, 14, 15, 2pm, ends Apr 15
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Renowned, award-winning writer and director Tim Crouch (National Theatre, Royal Court, Unicorn) presents this joyous and imaginative new play for families and children aged nine and above. Beginners is a funny and moving story that reminds us that the adult we'll become - and the child we were - stay with us wherever we go.

About Unicorn Theatre

This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people and the Clore Theatre holds 120. The company was founded in 1947, with a mission to create shows for children which are fun, challenging and exciting. More about Unicorn Theatre


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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £113† 24% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £174† 36% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 6 minutes from Beginners
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £74† 40% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 8 minutes from Beginners
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
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The End Of Eddy
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Beginners, 147 Tooley Street, More London, SE1 | Same location as Beginners
Unicorn Theatre's stage adaptation of Edouard Louis's acclaimed autobiographical novel about a boy born into poverty who is relentlessly bullied for being gay. Directed by Stewart ...More
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Allelujah!
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 11th July to 28th September 2018
Beginners, 3 Potters Fields Park, SE1 | 4 minutes from Beginners
A film crew arrives at an NHS hospital on the edge of the Pennines, which is threatened with closure, to document the daily struggle to find ...More
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London Bridge City: Summer by the River
London > Events > Seasonal †Dates: 1st June to 2nd October 2018
Beginners, 203 Tooley Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Beginners
London's largest free festival, the London Bridge City's Summer by the River transforms the iconic riverside location into a summer hub of live entertainment, food and ...More
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The Architecture Foundation
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Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
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The Queen's Walk Bridge City, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Beginners
Multi-purpose sunken outdoor amphitheatre next to London Bridge and Tower Bridge, next to City Hall on the South Bank of the Thames hosting films, theatre, music, ... More
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The Shard
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96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
When it officially opened on Thursday 5th July 2012, The Shard became the tallest building in the European Union and the 45th tallest building in the ... More
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London Riviera
London > Attractions >
More London Place, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Beginners
Every summer the London Riviera pops up in the shadow of City Hall adding a colourful food market and free entertainment ... More
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HMS Belfast
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Morgan's Lane, Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Beginners
HMS Belfast, moored at Morgan's Lane off Tooley Street, is a World War Two cruiser with nine decks. As you explore this floating museum, pop into ... More
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Charles Tyrwhitt
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Unit 27a Tooley Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Beginners
The shirt company founded by Nicholas Charles Trywhitt Wheeler in 1986 while still at university has 23 stores worldwide, including one in Paris, five ... More
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
London Bridge Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Beginners
At Hotel Chocolat you'll find everything from elegant gift boxes of chocolate to sweet treats to satisfy your everyday chocolate fix, all made with a ... More
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Hawes & Curtis
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The Shard Arcade, The Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from Beginners
Jermyn Street shirtmaker Hawes & Curtis sells good quality shirts, suits and accessories from this store in the Shard Arcade located between London ... More
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Magdalen
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152 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
An absolutely charming man called Roger Faulks co-owns this much lauded restaurant, universally loved by restaurant critics - even the picky ones. Roger had watched as ... More
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The SkyMarket
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5th Floor Magdalen House, 148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
After the success of their previous events, Bonnie-On-Sky and the London Picnic Club, Platterform have returned to present the SkyMarket, London's first ever rooftop market. Differing ... More
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Hutong
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33rd Floor, The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Beginners
Like the Hong Kong original (on the 28th Floor of One Peking), Hutong in London occupies a lofty spot, high up on the 33rd floor of ... More
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From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
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4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from Beginners
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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City Journalism
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106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 28 minutes from Beginners
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99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Beginners
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
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The Anchor Tap
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23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Beginners
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The founders of Sweet&Chilli, experts in cocktail research and creation, are behind this late night Bermondsey Street cocktail bar. Set in a Victorian ... More
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Hide Bar
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39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Beginners
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
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Gong
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31 St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Beginners
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City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Beginners
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Old Billingsgate
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Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Beginners
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 7 minutes from Beginners
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More

Unicorn Theatre events

Truth Or Dare, Britney Or Goofy, Nacht Und Nebel, Jesus Christ Or SuperstarTruth Or Dare, Britney Or Goofy, Nacht Und Nebel, Jesus Christ Or SuperstarTheatre, Children's Theatre.2018-10-19T19:00:00+01002018-10-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
On Soon
Truth Or Dare, Britney Or Goofy, Nacht Und Nebel, Jesus Christ Or Superstar
On The RoadOn The RoadTheatre, Children's Theatre.2018-10-23T10:30:00+01002018-10-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
On Soon
On The Road
HuddleHuddleTheatre, Children's Theatre.2018-11-13T11:00:00+00002019-01-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
Huddle
Philip Pullman's Grimm TalesPhilip Pullman's Grimm TalesTheatre, Children's Theatre.2018-11-13T13:00:00+00002019-01-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales
Ready Steady Colour's Christmas FeastReady Steady Colour's Christmas FeastAn interactive Christmas restaurant.2018-12-15T10:15:00+00002018-12-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
Ready Steady Colour's Christmas Feast
IcarusIcarusA bold, contemporary and playful take on the ancient myth.2019-01-26T14:00:00+00002019-03-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
Icarus
It's Hot, It's NotIt's Hot, It's NotA physical performance exploring the weather in all its forms.2019-02-02T11:00:00+00002019-03-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
It's Hot, It's Not
The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing HappensThe Show In Which Hopefully Nothing HappensAn absurdist piece about hope, humour and failure.2019-03-21T11:00:00+00002019-04-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens
The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!Two loveable but slightly hapless Polar Bears go on their holidays.2019-03-26T10:30:00+00002019-04-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!
DidoDidoA new production of Purcell's masterpiece, Dido and Aeneas2019-05-11T14:00:00+01002019-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
Category: event
Dido

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