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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 30TH MARCH 2013

ADDRESS
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Tower Hamlets, Off Ensign Street, London E1 8JB 
 
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Dates:
20th February 2013 until 30th March 2013
 
PRICES
£10-£27.50
 

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The Great GatsbyTo celebrate the re-opening of the wonderful Wilton's Music Hall following much-needed repairs, Peter Joucla's Tour de Force Theatre production of The Great Gatsby returns to the enchanting East End venue for a six-week run. The immersive adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's great American novel was a sell-out success during its first run last May, described by The Telegraph as "an unashamed nostalgia party for a world we never knew". The audience are encouraged to dapperly dress in their 20s best for this night of jazz, glitz and Prohibition-themed decadence at the Wilton's speakeasy. There's no better way to get geared up for the belated summer release of Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby movie.

 

About Wilton's Music Hall

In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows and old-style music hall were played out to raucous cockney audiences of over 2000. Two good Christian women entering Wilton's in 1884 found the environment so diabolical that, it is chronicled "they fell down on their knees... More about Wilton's Music Hall

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Underground Stations

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Aldgate East Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
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Arch Car Parking
 
2 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
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Wilton's Music Hall events

 
Kings Cross Hot ClubKings Cross Hot ClubThe eight-piece band from London performs its Gypsy-jazz, swing and bolero material.22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Kings Cross Hot Club
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Swing | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Monday 22nd September 2014 - 8.30pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
The eight-piece band from London performs its Gypsy-jazz, swing and bolero material.
Wilton's Strike!Wilton's Strike!A number of emerging dance artists and choreographers, including Rebecca Evans from Pell Ensemble, solo performers Dane Hurst and Jack Webb, and Lorenza Lo from Flock Collective, take part in a three-day festival of development and performance.25th September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Wilton's Strike!
event > Dance > Traditional dance - Mixed Programme | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th, 26th and 27th September 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
A number of emerging dance artists and choreographers, including Rebecca Evans from Pell Ensemble, solo performers Dane Hurst and Jack Webb, and Lorenza Lo from Flock Collective, take part in a three-day festival of development and performance.
Top Shelf Bootleg TrioTop Shelf Bootleg TrioFilthy swing from the trio that consists of a rhythm guitar, vocals, bass and piano.29th September 2014Monday 29th September 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Top Shelf Bootleg Trio
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Swing | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Monday 29th September 2014 - 8.30pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Filthy swing from the trio that consists of a rhythm guitar, vocals, bass and piano.
Roo PanesRoo PanesThe singer-songwriter who is originally from Wimbourne, performs his commercial pop with folky overtones.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
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Roo Panes
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 7.30pm-10pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
The singer-songwriter who is originally from Wimbourne, performs his commercial pop with folky overtones.
Beer Tasting With Peter HaydonBeer Tasting With Peter Haydon4th October 2014Saturday 4th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
On Soon
Beer Tasting With Peter Haydon
event > Leisure
DATES  Saturday 4th October 2014 - 7.30pm-9pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Cathal Smyth - An Evening With A Comfortable ManCathal Smyth - An Evening With A Comfortable ManChas from Madness is joined by the Joe Duddell Ensemble for a performance of his solo album in its entirety.8th October 2014Thursday 9th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
On Soon
Cathal Smyth - An Evening With A Comfortable Man
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th October 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Chas from Madness is joined by the Joe Duddell Ensemble for a performance of his solo album in its entirety.
Thames River Police Museum Tour: Guided TourThames River Police Museum Tour: Guided TourWith curator Robert Jeffries.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Thames River Police Museum Tour: Guided Tour
event > Tours | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 1pm-2pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
With curator Robert Jeffries.
Ansar Ullah: Lascar Sailors: TalkAnsar Ullah: Lascar Sailors: TalkPublic talk with Ansar Ahmed Ulla.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Ansar Ullah: Lascar Sailors: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 2pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Public talk with Ansar Ahmed Ulla.
Jerry White: The River At War 1914 - 1918: TalkJerry White: The River At War 1914 - 1918: TalkPublic talk.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Jerry White: The River At War 1914 - 1918: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 3pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Public talk.
Robert Jeffries: Primus Omnium: Tales From The World's First Organised Police Force: TalkRobert Jeffries: Primus Omnium: Tales From The World's First Organised Police Force: TalkPublic talk.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Wilton's Music Hall,   Graces Alley  Off Ensign Street    E1 8JB
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Robert Jeffries: Primus Omnium: Tales From The World's First Organised Police Force: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 4pm
VENUE  Wilton's Music Hall 
Public talk.
 
 

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