John Lloyd: Liff Of QI

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 5TH OCTOBER 2013

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On the back of his run at the Edinburgh Fringe - a "well-nigh perfect hour of laughter" (The Telegraph) - the founder of QI, Blackadder and Spitting Image, and frontman of BBC Radio 4's Museum Of Curiosity, John Lloyd, returns to his roots as a writer-performer with a hilarious take on The Meaning of Liff and other quite interesting stuff. He "weaves a wonderfully entertaining tapestry of reflection and anecdote", says Mark Monahan on reviewing Lloyd's Edinburgh show earlier this year. Book early!

 

About Bloomsbury Theatre

Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind to this style of architecture and its plate glass and dark brick front now looks drab and un-theatrical. More about Bloomsbury Theatre

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Euston Square Tube Station
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Russell Court NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £72  24% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 3 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. The location of this hotel in ... More
 
 
 
TheWesley Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £51  22% off
81-103 Euston Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
This 4 star independent hotel located in Euston, prides itself in being the first award winning Ethical Hotel in the UK. The Standard Rooms, Superior ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £54  40% off
130 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 4 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
With 330 rooms, this West End venue conforms to the Radisson brand, offering a wide choice of rooms, smart, modern surroundings - with Asian-influenced touches and ... More
 
 
 
 
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Near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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The Railway Children
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 6th September 2015
King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 12 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now arriving at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale ...More
 
 
 
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Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th March to 5th September 2015
Dominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 12 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Irish-American dancer and choreographer Michael Flatley, who has turned Irish dancing into a spine tingling show spectacular, directs this dynamic re-vamped, dance-theatre spectacular, featuring a cast ...More
 
 
 
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Memphis The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 9th October 2014 to 28th March 2015
Shaftesbury Theatre, 210 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 13 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly star in Joe DiPietro and David Bryan's Memphis the Musical set in the underground nightclubs of 1950s Memphis. Already a smash ...More
 
 
 
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Near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind ... More
 
 
 
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The Magic Circle
London > Entertainment >
12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 3 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The purpose built headquarters of The Magic Circle in Euston houses a vast collection of posters and memorabilia relating to the history of mystery. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Wellcome Collection
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
183 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous Wellcome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 3 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bolivar Hall at Venezuelan Embassy
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
54-56 Grafton Way, W1T | 5 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Part of the Venezuelan cultural complex located at 54 Grafton Way in Fitzrovia, London, Bolivar Hall first opened its doors to the public in 1986 as ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 4 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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Cycle Republic
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
Unti 4 Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
A cycling-only specialist store from Halfords, Cycle Republic opened its first London site at this 4,000 square metre unit in Euston Square in December 2014. Cyclists ... More
 
 
 
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Heal's
London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 5 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Though it was established in 1800 Heal's is renowned for its beautifully designed furniture, attractive modern decorations and hyper-modern kitchenware. The Heal's trademark has become synonymous ... More
 
 
 
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Peyton & Byrne
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Number Twelve
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Ravi Shankar
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
133 Drummond Street, NW1 | 4 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
South Indian cuisine. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI

Near John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, WC1H | 1 minute from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 4 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
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Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
 
 
 
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London John Lloyd: Liff Of QI.
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Queen's Head & Artichoke
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 - 32 Albany Street, Regent's Park, London NW1 | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Located in a 16th-century coaching inn, this sweet little gastropub offers diners the choice of just nibbling on a little tapas, or going for a full ... More
 
 
 
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, NW1 | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Lowdown at the Albany
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Lowdown at the Albany, 240 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
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Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, NW1 | 6 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simmons Fitzrovia
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Maple Street, W1T | 6 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The folks that brought you Simmons King's Cross and Simmons Camden have now made their way to Fitzrovia with whimsical watering hole Simmons Fitzrovia. Serving ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shochu Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
37 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Shochu Lounge's mixture of of rustic wood and shiny twenty-first century fittings is very Japanese, as is the low, moody lighting, and the cocktails, which are ... More
 
 
 
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, W1T | 9 minutes from John Lloyd: Liff Of QI
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
 
 
 

Bloomsbury Theatre events

 
Festival Of The Moving Image 2015Festival Of The Moving Image 2015Guided tours, talks and film screenings.1st March 2015Monday 2nd March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
Now On
Festival Of The Moving Image 2015
Roots: UCLU Bangla Society And Pakistan SocietyRoots: UCLU Bangla Society And Pakistan SocietyMusical variety show performed in aid of charity.4th March 2015Wednesday 4th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
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Roots: UCLU Bangla Society And Pakistan Society
John Bishop: SupersonicJohn Bishop: SupersonicCheeky stories and observations from Liverpudlian stand-up, Best Male Breakthrough Artist at the British Comedy Awards 2010 and host of his own BBC1 show.5th March 2015Sunday 29th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
John Bishop: Supersonic
Crossroads: UCLU VOCE Gospel SocietyCrossroads: UCLU VOCE Gospel SocietyGospel musical telling the story of a homeless woman.7th March 2015Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
Crossroads: UCLU VOCE Gospel Society
UCLU Dance Society: SynergyUCLU Dance Society: SynergyCelebrate 30 years of the dance society with a showcase of hip hop, contemporary, Latin, ballet, jazz and much more performed by dancers as diverse as their range of styles.12th March 2015Saturday 14th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
UCLU Dance Society: Synergy
Conversations With Gary Katz: DiscussionConversations With Gary Katz: DiscussionThe producer talks to the London Song Company.22nd March 2015Sunday 22nd March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
Conversations With Gary Katz: Discussion
UCOpera: Amadis De GauleUCOpera: Amadis De Gaule23rd March 2015Saturday 28th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
UCOpera: Amadis De Gaule
We Love Immigration BenefitWe Love Immigration BenefitA night of stand up celebrating the positive impact immigration has had on the UK's comedy scene, which attracts the best from across the globe and provides a range of diverse voices.30th March 2015Monday 30th March 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
We Love Immigration Benefit
Soldier's Tale & RenardSoldier's Tale & RenardConstella Ballet & Orchestra and Helios Collective present a double bill, set to Stravinsky's music, which fuses opera, ballet and theatre.31st March 2015Wednesday 1st April 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
On Soon
Soldier's Tale & Renard
WeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards Grand FinalWeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards Grand Final10th April 2015Friday 10th April 2015 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
Category: event
 
WeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards Grand Final
 

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Festival Of The Moving Image 2015
Exhibitions | Until 2nd March 2015 

Bloomsbury Theatre

Guided tours, talks and film screenings....More

Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime
Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime
Exhibitions | Until 21st June 2015 

Wellcome Collection 1 minute walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

The Wellcome Collection's big spring exhibition is Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime, which looks at the history, science and art ...More

 
The Institute of Sexology
The Institute of Sexology
Exhibitions | Until 20th September 2015 

Wellcome Collection 1 minute walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

From 20th November 2014, the Wellcome Collection's new Gallery 2 opens with 'The Institute of Sexology', a candid exploration of ...More

 
Keith Johnstone's Maestro Impro
Comedy | On 1st March 2015 

Camden People's Theatre 5 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Fifteen comedy improvisers play out a series of sketches and games, all completely made-up on the spot....More

Lines In The Ice: Seeking The Northwest Passage
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

British Library 8 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

A display featuring early European maps, early Arctic photography and accounts by the Inuit population, examining the fascination to exploring ...More

Foundlings At War: Military Bands
Exhibitions | Until 5th October 2015 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

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Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2015 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

The Foundling Museum's winter exhibition explores the life and work of Modernist sculptor Jacob Epstein. Babies and Bloomsbury concentrates on ...More

 
Superman Was A Foundling
Exhibitions | Until 30th April 2015 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Award-winning writer Lemn Sissay MBE presents a visual exploration of the character who has come to play an important role ...More

Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

British Museum 10 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

An installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper ...More

Arduino Workshop
Exhibitions | On 1st March 2015 

British Museum 10 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Use an Arduino toolkit to create interactive models....More

 
 
 
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