London Wonderground

 
 
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London Wonderground Spiegeltent, Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX 
 
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7th May to 27th September 2015
 
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London WondergroundThe splendid London Wonderground Spiegeltent returns for a fourth year, bringing Coney Island-style attractions and cabaret performed in the shadow of the Southbank Centre. Transforming the riverside site into an amusement ground, it entices visitors in with fairground rides, circus shows and a programme of international cabaret, music and fringe theatre. In its inaugural year the festival drew over 800,000 visitors (including Madonna and 15 members of her entourage), and presented 277 different performances from 46 different acts. This year's line up has yet to be announced but previous shows have included Limbo, record breaking beat boxer Schlomo, Grammy-nominated, Olivier award-winning alternative cabaret performers The Tiger Lillies, and House of Burlesque, so expect more in the way of excellent cabaret, circus and kids' shows.

 

About London Wonderground Spiegeltent

Each summer, from May to September, a Speigeltent (from the Dutch for 'mirror tent') is set up in the shadow of the Southbank Centre, to host the wierd and wonderful London Wonderground circus and cabaret acts. Adjacent to the river Thames, the Speigeltent is part of a site which includes fairground rides, bars and a programme of international cabaret, music and fringe theatre. More about London Wonderground Spiegeltent

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Wonderground Spiegeltent events

 
London WondergroundLondon WondergroundLondon WondergroundThe splendid London Wonderground Spiegeltent returns for a fourth year, bringing Coney Island-style attractions and cabaret performed in the shadow of the Southbank Centre. Transforming the riverside site into an amusement ground, it entices visitors in with fairground rides, circus shows and a programme of international cabaret, music and fringe t7th May 2015Sunday 27th September 2015 Where:
London Wonderground Spiegeltent,   Jubilee Gardens  Belvedere Road    SE1 8XX
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London Wonderground
event > Theatre > Circuses
PRICING  Various
DATES  7th May to 27th September 2015
VENUE  London Wonderground Spiegeltent 
The splendid London Wonderground Spiegeltent returns for a fourth year, bringing Coney Island-style attractions and cabaret performed in the shadow of the Southbank Centre. Transforming the riverside site into an amusement ground, it entices visitors in with fairground rides, circus shows and a programme of international cabaret, music and fringe t... More about this event
 
 
 

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