London Festival of Cabaret

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 17TH NOVEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
St James Theatre, 12 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E 5JA 
 
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Dates:
13th October 2013 until 17th November 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Various
 
PRICES
Various, FREE to £35 | Alexander Armstrong £35, £30
 
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London Festival of CabaretComedian Alexander Armstrong (famously one half of comedy duo Armstrong & Miller, and host of TV quiz show Pointless) makes his cabaret debut at the inaugural London Festival of Cabaret, a month-long festival taking place at various venues including The Crazy Coqs, The Pheasantry, Soho Theatre and St James Theatre. The comic, who has always had an interest in music, will be performing with his band, playing a new show created especially for the festival - Celebrate The Great British Songbook which includes everything from Benjamin Britten to Spandau Ballet. Other well known acts appearing at the festival are Michael Feinstein who is joined by Elaine Paige and Julian Ovenden at the Palace Theatre, Kit and McConnel, Steve Ross, and musical star Janie Dee. There will also be free masterclasses from Maria Friedman and Barb Jungr, and a night celebrating emerging performers and songwriters.

 

About St James Theatre

Billed by its operators as 'the first newly built central London theatre in 30 years', St James Theatre opens to the public in September 2012. Built on the site of the former Westminster Theatre in Victoria , the venue will include a state-of-the-art 312 seat theatre, a studio performance space, broadcast TV facilities and a bar and brasserie designed by architect Tim Foster (also responsible for redevelopment projects at the Polka Children's Theatre , Gate Theatre and Tricycle Theatre and cinema). More about St James Theatre

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LondonTown.com - London Festival of Cabaret Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Victoria Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
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Victoria Railway Station
 
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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Arlington House Pure Parking
 
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Carrington Street NCP
 
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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Invincible
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  10th July to 9th August 2014
VENUE  St James Theatre 
A young city-based couple and their family have downsized and have moved to a smaller, country-set community. Having invited their new neighbours over, Emily and Oliver find that their views on Karl Marx and art clashes with everyone else. Torben Betts' drama is directed by Ellie Jones.
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
Category: event
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
SoHo Playhouse Inc presents a comedy drama about a Jamaican girl's dream of going to America and all the trouble she faced in achieving her goal.
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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event > Theatre > Fringe
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
A two act musical revue where 'Anything Can Happen!', specifically created to celebrate the diverse repertoire of the Olivier award-winning British writing team George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.
The Dorian Ford QuartetThe Dorian Ford QuartetThe pianist leads the quartet in a performance of jazz.25th July 2014Friday 25th July 2014 Where:
St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Gospel
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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ClaustrophobiaClaustrophobiaTo The Moon in association with Theatre Bench presents a suspenseful drama about two people trapped in a lift.27th July 2014Sunday 27th July 2014 Where:
St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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event > Theatre > Fringe
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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David Bedella And Friends - Primetime!David Bedella And Friends - Primetime!The stage and screen actor hosts this intimate and sophisticated evening, where laughter, song, gossip and chatter go hand in hand. Special guest performers include Douglas Hodge.3rd August 2014Sunday 14th September 2014 Where:
St James Theatre, 12  Palace Street      SW1E 5JA
Category: event
On Soon
David Bedella And Friends - Primetime!
event > Theatre > Fringe
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VENUE  St James Theatre 
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