Mirth Control: March of the Women

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 10TH MARCH 2013

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Sun 7.30pm
 
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Sandi Toksvig hosts Mirth Control, a popular event within the Southbank Centre's Women of the World Festival which presents a night of music and comedy. Sue Perkins conducts an all-female orchestra playing the music of overlooked female composers, Petula Clark performs tracks from her forthcoming album - her 35th - 'Lost In You' (released on the 25th of February). The Sunday night show is a rousing finale to the WOW festival.

 

About Southbank Centre

London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design finally move into the 21st century with a proposal that includes a floating glass pavilion, two more roof gardens, a space for riverside arts and a large pedestrian area. More about Southbank Centre

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Waterloo Tube Station
 
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Lambeth North Tube Station
 
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Waterloo East Railway Station
 
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Waterloo Railway Station
 
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Union Car Park
 
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Library Street NCP
 
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
Category: event
Today Only
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Now On

event > Theatre
PRICING  Various
DATES  1st to 8th March 2015
VENUE  Southbank Centre 
The Women of the World Festival (WOW) returns to the Southbank Centre for its fifth year this March, coinciding with International Women's Day on 8th March. Originally launched by Jude Kelly, Southbank Centre's Artistic Director, following the criticisms she received as a woman new to the role, it celebrates "the formidable power of women to make c... More about this event
 
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Free EventNow On
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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Concerts | Until 8th March 2015 

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Theatre | Until 8th March 2015 

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