Visitors

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH MARCH 2014

ADDRESS
, 24 Ashwin Street, Hackney, Dalston, London E8 3DL
 
 
Dates:
 until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Sat 8pm, mats Sat 3pm
 
PRICES
£14 (Adults), £12 (Concessions), £12 (Opening performances 6-11 Mar)
 

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A haunting look at the way our lives slip past us, Visitors is the latest collaboration between playwright Barney Norris and director Alice Hamilton, the duo behind 'At First Sight' and 'Fear Of Music'. Set in a farmhouse at the edge of Salisbury Plain, Visitors reveals a family falling apart. But when a young stranger with blue hair moves in to care for the elderly Edie the family are forced to question how they are living.

 

About Arcola Theatre

This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new work. The Arcola Theatre building is a classic contemporary fringe venue, a converted paint manufacturing factory that offers studio spaces, a versatile auditorium and a pop up tent that hosts a variety of shows. More about Arcola Theatre

LondonTown.com - Visitors Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Dalston Junction
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Visitors on LondonTown.com

 
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May in London 2012

Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist Queen's Gallery, SW1A 1AA 4th May 2012 - 8th October 2012 Following on from the huge popularity of the National Gallery's blockbuster Leonardo Da...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Visitors

Near Visitors
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £104  24% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 27 minutes from Visitors
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  24% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 28 minutes from Visitors
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £104  22% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 28 minutes from Visitors
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Visitors

Near Visitors
Today Only
Charlie Hart's Equators
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 2nd March 2015 - 8pm-11pm
The Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Visitors
The fiddle player and his band performs jazz and blues....More
 
 
 
Now On
School Of Babel
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Visitors
Filmed over the course of one year at the Granges-aux-Belles secondary school in Paris, this documentary explores the thorny issue of immigration through the eyes of ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Shining
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Visitors
Jack Torrance takes up a position as winter caretaker of the Overlook Hotel in order to concentrate on writing a book. He brings along his wife ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Visitors

Near Visitors
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arcola Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | Same location as Visitors
This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe OTO
London > Entertainment > Live Music
18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Visitors
Cafe Oto is a vibrant live music venue with the atmosphere of a student union cafe which puts on avant garde music from the Dalston scene. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Servant Jazz Quarters
London > Entertainment > Live Music
10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 3 minutes from Visitors
Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Visitors

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Visitors
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Visitors
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Visitors
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yinka Shonibare Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Street, Hackney, London E8 | 19 minutes from Visitors
Turner Shortlisted British artist Yinka Shonibare has bought this former office block, in need of some attention, and hardly changed a thing. While the artist decides ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Visitors

The best shops and markets near Visitors
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Visitors
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 16 minutes from Visitors
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 17 minutes from Visitors
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Visitors

What are the best dining options near Visitors London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shanghai
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
41 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 1 minute from Visitors
Shanghai occupies the listed premises of a former East End pie and mash shop built when Queen Victoria was on the throne and the atmospheric old ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
148 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Visitors
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Somine Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
131 Kingsland High Street, Dalston, E8 | 3 minutes from Visitors
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Visitors

Near Visitors
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Visitors
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from Visitors
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 31 minutes from Visitors
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Visitors

Visitors gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Visitors
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 13 minutes from Visitors
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 16 minutes from Visitors
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Visitors

The best pubs near London Visitors.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 6 minutes from Visitors
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Visitors
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Visitors
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Visitors

Visitors clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Visitors
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife >
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Visitors
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 15 minutes from Visitors
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Visitors

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Visitors.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 23 minutes from Visitors
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 23 minutes from Visitors
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 25 minutes from Visitors
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 

Arcola Theatre events

 
Happy EndingHappy EndingA musical drama, translated from Hebrew, written by the late playwright, Anat Gov, based on her own experiences of living with cancer. Directed by Guy Retallack.2nd March 2015Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
Now On
Happy Ending
PeddlingPeddlingHarry Melling's poetic debut play that provides a moving exploration into family, identity and the 6000 Londoners who sleep rough every night on the Capital's streets.4th March 2015Saturday 28th March 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
On Soon
Peddling
Shrapnel: 34 Fragments of a MassacreShrapnel: 34 Fragments of a MassacreShrapnel: 34 Fragments of a MassacreShrapnel: 34 Fragments of A Massacre at the Arcola Theatre is a new work from Anders Lustgarten on The Roboski Massacre, a 2011 incident where Turkish Armed Forces dropped bombs on smugglers going across the Turkish/Iraqi border after they had been spied by a US drone. Arcola Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen directs the play, which dares to ask what 11th March 2015Thursday 2nd April 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
On Soon

event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  11th March to 2nd April 2015
VENUE  Arcola Theatre 
Shrapnel: 34 Fragments of A Massacre at the Arcola Theatre is a new work from Anders Lustgarten on The Roboski Massacre, a 2011 incident where Turkish Armed Forces dropped bombs on smugglers going across the Turkish/Iraqi border after they had been spied by a US drone. Arcola Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen directs the play, which dares to ask what ... More about this event
 
AbyssAbyssThis exhilarating play is a poetic thriller, a touching love story, and a powerful drama about exile, friendship and loss.1st April 2015Saturday 25th April 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
On Soon
Abyss
ClarionClarionAn urgent black comedy about free speech, nationalism and the state of the British media, written by former journalist Mark Jagasia who has worked for some of the UK's leading newspapers.15th April 2015Saturday 16th May 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
 
Clarion
Mark Ravenhill: ProductMark Ravenhill: ProductRobert Shaw directs Olivia Poulet in the first revival of Ravenhill's comedy satirising Hollywood's approach to the post-9/11 era and the so-called War On Terror.27th April 2015Saturday 23rd May 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
 
Mark Ravenhill: Product
Crouch, Touch, Pause, EngageCrouch, Touch, Pause, EngageRobin Soans' verbatim play deals with the media surrounding the impending revelation of former Welsh rugby player Gareth Thomas' homosexuality, and his home town of Bridgend. Directed by Max Stafford-Clark. Not suitable for under 14s20th May 2015Saturday 20th June 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
 
Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage
Now This Is Not The EndNow This Is Not The EndHow important is it to keep memories alive and pass down the tales of our ancestors? Six decades after her grandmother fled Germany, Rosie is making Berlin her new home. As she looks to the future, the secrets of her family's past begin to unravel.Set in London and Berlin, Rose Lewenstein's poignant new play explores the meaning of legacy, identity3rd June 2015Saturday 27th June 2015 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
 
Now This Is Not The End
 

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Happy Ending
Theatre | Until 7th March 2015 

Arcola Theatre

A musical drama, translated from Hebrew, written by the late playwright, Anat Gov, based on her own experiences of living ...More

Charlie Hart's Equators
Concerts | On 2nd March 2015 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

The fiddle player and his band performs jazz and blues....More

Street Feast: Hawker House
Street Feast: Hawker House
Foodie Events | Until 4th April 2015 

260-264 Kingsland Road 12 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Making a very welcome return just in time for the conclusion of January detoxes, Street Feast is back this weekend ...More

 
Russell Brand: Trew Musings
Exhibitions | Until 9th March 2015 

The Proud Archivist 14 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Readings, musings and talks of the unexpected....More

Yak
Concerts | On 2nd March 2015 

The Drop (Downstairs at Three Crowns) 21 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

The band plays alt rock....More

Admiral Fallow
Concerts | On 2nd March 2015 

The Sebright Arms 22 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Glasgow-based folk and pop outfit....More

Cultures Of Soul Jam
Concerts | Until 30th March 2015 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 25 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

A live music evening for lovers of neo soul, hip-hop, R&B and funk, featuring a set from our house band ...More

Charles Court Opera: Ruddigore
Concerts | Until 14th March 2015 

The King's Head 1.36 miles from Arcola Theatre

John Savournin directs a small-scale performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Gothic spoof, with musical direction by pianist David Eaton....More

Game
Game
Theatre | Until 4th April 2015 

Almeida Theatre 1.36 miles from Arcola Theatre

A new work from playwright Mike Bartlett, Game is set in the midst of a housing crisis. Directed by Sacha ...More

 
DSD Sessions
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th March 2015 

Trafik 1.39 miles from Arcola Theatre

DJs spin all shades of house and techno....More

 
 
 
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