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Watch This Space FestivalThe National Theatre's free festival of outdoor entertainment, Watch This Space, returns this summer with an array of theatre, fire, circus, juggling, music, dance and street performance. Split into ten weeks and taking place around Waterloo, Lambeth and Southwark, the festival kicks off with The Sneakers by Half Human Theatre, a comic and theatrical show with foot stompin', pop 'n' rock classics and silly headgear. Further week one highlights include Magic Moments, which sees the Mobile Sewing Company perform chic illusions and impromptu fashion alternations on top of a bicycle; Church Fete Games, including tug 'o' war, egg 'n' spoon and the three-legged race; and Sienta La Cabanza, where Fafa the hairdresser provides once-in-a-lifetime makeovers. For the complete line-up visit the National Theatre's official website.

 

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Good Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  42% off
Royal Victoria Dock, E161FA | 2.1 miles from Watch This Space Festival
Providing work for those who have previously struggled, the Good Hotel has earned its name. The striking hotel, which can be found floating at the historic ... More
 
 
 
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Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
 
 
 
 
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Watch This Space Festival, London, Southwark, London XX1 | Same location as Watch This Space Festival
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st to 30th June 2017
Watch This Space Festival, London, Bloomsbury, London XX1 | Same location as Watch This Space Festival
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment >
Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 30 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Blackheath Halls
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
23 Lee Road, SE3 | 31 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Royal Artillery Barracks
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Artillery Place, Woolwich, SE18 | 20 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
The Royal Artillery Barrracks are not open to the public. But you can learn about the history of the Gunners at Firepower, The Royal Artillery Museum, ... More
 
 
 
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London Pleasure Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 30 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Firepower - Royal Artillery Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Royal Arsenal, SE18 | 31 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
From sling-shot to missile, this museum traces the evolution of artillery and really is explosive in content. Housing Europe's widest variety of historic and modern ... More
 
 
 
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Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 27 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ... More
 
 
 
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Greenwich Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 30 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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The Bookshop on the Heath
London > Shopping > Books
74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 31 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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The Street, Westfield Stratford City, SE18 | 17 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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2 - 4 Station Crescent, Westcombe Park, SE3 | 17 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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48 Vanbrugh Park, SE3 | 18 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5.8 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 35 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 30 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 37 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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60 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 35 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
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NY-LON
London > Nightlife > Bars
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Watch This Space Festival
Enjoy the luxuries of a first class travel lounge without leaving terra firma at NY-LON, a swish bar in the entertainment district of The O2. The ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 34 minutes from Watch This Space Festival
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Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 2 miles from Watch This Space Festival
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Watch This Space Festival
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VENUE  Various Venues London 
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