Red Velvet

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH MARCH 2014

ADDRESS
, 269 Kilburn High Road, Camden, London NW6 7JR
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon-Sat 7.30pm, Jan 29, 7pm, mats Feb 12, 26, 2pm, Sat 3pm, audio described eve perf Feb 4, captioned eve perf Feb 6, no mat Jan 25
 
PRICES
Mon eves/Wed mats £12-£22, Tue-Thu eves/Sat mats £18-£28, Fri and Sat eves £20-£30, concs available
 

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Red VelvetAdrian Lester, who together with his Othello co-star, Rory Kinnear, jointly won the best actor prize at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards, returns to the Tricycle Theatre to star in Red Velvet, an award-winning period drama based on Othello and the true story of Ira Aldridge. The Hustle actor reprises his award-winning turn as the young black American actor from the nineteenth century, starring alongside Charlotte Lucas, Eugene O'Hare and newcomer Rachel Finnegan.

 

About Tricycle Theatre

Located in Kilburn, the Tricycle Theatre specialises in new work with political themes, and are notable as pioneers of verbatim theatre. The theatre was founded in 1980, and rebuilt after a devastating fire in 1987. After a few more expansions, the Tricycle Theatre now has a 230 seat theatre, in addition to smaller theatre/workshop space (the James Baldwin Studio), a workshop room (the Creative Space), and a cinema. More about Tricycle Theatre

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kilburn Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
West Hampstead Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Brondesbury Overground Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Lanark Road NCP
 
26 minutes walk
 
St John's Wood Masterpark
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £46  40% off
    53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 12 minutes from Red Velvet
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    152-156 Finchley Road, NW3 | 18 minutes from Red Velvet
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    Solus 3
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 28th April 2015 - 7.30pm-11pm
    The Good Ship, 289 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | Same location as Red Velvet
    Chamber dub and indie jazz collective. With support from London-based Olivia's Owls and Sacha Morgan....More
     
     
     
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    ToryBoy: The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Candidate + Q&A
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 24th to 30th Apr 2015
    Tricycle Cinema, 269 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, NW6 | Same location as Red Velvet
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    After Electra
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    The Cock Tavern Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    125 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 8 minutes from Red Velvet
    Since it was set up in January 2009 The Cock Tavern Theatre above The Old Cock pub in Kilburn has been staging an impressive programme of ... More
     
     
     
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    The Albert
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    1-5 Albert Road, NW6 | 13 minutes from Red Velvet
    Popping up for a short time only, The Albert is a temporary arts and community venue in Queens Park which makes use of a previously empty ... More
     
     
     
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    2 Sherriff Road, NW6 | 9 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London Walks
    London > Attractions >
    PO Box 1708, NW6 | 11 minutes from Red Velvet
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    Freud Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 20 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
    2 Kimberley Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 6 minutes from Red Velvet
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    Art 4 Fun
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    172 West End Lane, NW6 | 10 minutes from Red Velvet
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    Huggle
    London > Shopping >
    8-10 Winchester Road, NW3 | 24 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
    308 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 2 minutes from Red Velvet
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    49 Willesden Lane, Kilburn, London NW6 | 4 minutes from Red Velvet
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    La Goulette restaurant
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    51 Willesden Lane, NW6 | 4 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Red Velvet
    Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.8 miles from Red Velvet
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    London > Education > English Language Courses
    47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 2.9 miles from Red Velvet
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    London > Leisure > Games
    197/199 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 4 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Kingswood Avenue, NW6 | 13 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Leisure > Martial Arts
    17 Rosemont Road, NW3 | 17 minutes from Red Velvet
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    50 Salusbury Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 12 minutes from Red Velvet
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    The Salt House
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    63 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 16 minutes from Red Velvet
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    The Queensbury
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    110a Walm Lane, NW2 | 18 minutes from Red Velvet
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    Westbourne House
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 2 miles from Red Velvet
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    The Betsy Smith
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    77 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 10 minutes from Red Velvet
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    The Shop
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    75 Chamberlayne Road, NW10 | 20 minutes from Red Velvet
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 2 miles from Red Velvet
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.1 miles from Red Velvet
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    Tricycle Theatre events

     
    After ElectraAfter ElectraA deeply moving and blisteringly witty black comedy challenging what it means to be a mother, and exploring how the choices we make can change our lives forever, as Virgie comes up with a plan that will surprise her family for her 84th birthday.2015-04-28T19:30:00+01002015-05-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
    Now On
    After Electra
    Tricycle ReadersTricycle ReadersShyama Perera reads stories and poems.2015-05-04T18:30:00+01002015-06-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
    Tricycle Readers
    The FatherThe FatherA translated version of Florian Zeller's dark comedy, by Christopher Hampton about an 80 year old who feels like he is losing control.2015-05-07T19:30:00+01002015-06-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The Father
    Classical Music ConcertsClassical Music ConcertsAcclaimed violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen leads a string quartet for a performance of Haydn's Quartet Opus 77 No 2, Shostakovich's Quartet No 13 and Smetena's Quartet 'From My Life'.2015-06-07T19:30:00+01002015-06-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
     
    Classical Music Concerts
    OperaUpClose: La TraviataOperaUpClose: La TraviataRobin Norton-Hale directs a new version of Verdi's tragic drama, set against the backdrop of 1920s speakeasies and bootlegging, telling the story a woman named Violetta who sacrifices her own happiness for the sake of her lover's family and future. Sung in English.2015-06-22T19:30:00+01002015-07-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
     
    OperaUpClose: La Traviata
    Classical Music ConcertsClassical Music ConcertsAcclaimed violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen leads a string quartet for a performance of Mozart's Quartet No 15 In D Minor, Puccini's The Chrysanthemums and Verdi's String Quartet.2015-06-28T19:30:00+01002015-06-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
     
    Classical Music Concerts
    The Darling Music Experience: Mozart's Don GiovanniThe Darling Music Experience: Mozart's Don GiovanniThe South African-based company perform an adaptation of the opera in English and Afrikaans.2015-07-06T19:30:00+01002015-07-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
    Category: event
     
    The Darling Music Experience: Mozart's Don Giovanni
    Come in! Sit Down!Come in! Sit Down!A comedy sketch from the award-winning MUJU Crew featuring conversations from home and abroad as well as hilarious songs from the Horrible Histories music team.2015-07-27T19:30:00+01002015-08-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tricycle Theatre, 269  Kilburn High Road      NW6 7JR
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    Ivy House Music & Dance
    Concerts | Until 9th July 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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    Concerts | Until 30th June 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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    Comedy Gold
    Exhibitions | Until 19th May 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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    Exhibitions | Until 21st July 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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    Photography - Beginners
    Exhibitions | Until 16th June 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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    Knitting Without Stress
    Exhibitions | Until 14th July 2015 

    JW3 17 minutes walk from Tricycle Theatre

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