Groove On Down The Road

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 26TH AUGUST 2014

ADDRESS
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
 until 
 
OPENING TIMES
From Aug 5, Tue-Thu, Sat 7pm, Fri 5.30pm, mats Tue, Thu, Sat 2pm, Sun 3pm, except Aug 10, 2pm & 7pm, extra mat Aug 6, no perfs Aug 7, 12, 19, ends Aug 26
 
PRICES
£22 (Children), £27 (Adults), concs £11 and £13.50
 
SITE
 

Nearby

 

Groove On Down The RoadZooNation's young dancers, aged 10 to 19, perform this hip hop twist to the story of The Wizard of Oz. ZooNation Dance Company and Kate Prince put their distinctive and energetic spin on the classic children's tale made famous by the 1939 film starring Judy Garland. A big hit when it premiered at the Southbank Centre last summer, Groove on Down the Road returns inviting audiences aged five and over down the Yellow Brick Road with Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion to a soundtrack of Jose Gonzalez, Janet Jackson, Miguel, Janelle Monae, Justin Timberlake and Stevie Wonder.

 

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

Groove On Down The Road images

Groove On Down The Road  ZooNation, Groove on Down the Road, photo by Ed Miller  

Groove On Down The Road - ZooNation, Groove on Down the Road, photo by Ed Miller

Groove On Down The Road ZooNation, Groove on Down the Road, photo by Ed Miller 

Groove On Down The Road - ZooNation, Groove on Down the Road, photo by Ed Miller More Images
 

LondonTown.com - Groove On Down The Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Groove On Down The Road on LondonTown.com

 
London Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Groove On Down The Road

Near Groove On Down The Road
Check-in
Check-out
Guests
  • 2 Adults
  • 1 ADULT
  • 2 ADULTS
  • 1 ADULT,
  • 1 CHILD (2-12 Years)
  • 2 ADULTS,
  • 1 CHILD (2-12 Years)
  • 2 ADULTS,
  • 2 CHILDREN (2-12 Years)
  • 3 ADULTS
  • 4 ADULTS
    OTHER CONFIGURATION:
    + another room
    Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  32% off
    1 Addington Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Close to Waterloo, the 4 star Park Plaza is - as the name suggests - just behind County Hall. Near to the Thames, it's also convenient ... More
     
     
     
    The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £145  39% off
    2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
     
     
     
    Corinthia Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  26% off
    Whitehall Place, SW1A | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
     
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Groove On Down The Road

    Near Groove On Down The Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Treasure Island (Over 10s)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd December 2014 to 8th April 2015
    National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | 2 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Seeing Treasure Island activates that "little spark of adolescent runaway that still hankers after adventure and treasure," so says the Financial Times. The National ...More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Entertainment near Groove On Down The Road

    Near Groove On Down The Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Southbank Centre
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    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 ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Sights and Attractions near Groove On Down The Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Groove On Down The Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Poetry Library
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    South Bank
    London > Attractions >
    SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    This stretch along the Thames is one of the cultural and social hubs of London with the Southbank Centre - which includes Royal Festival Hall, Queen ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Hayward Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Groove On Down The Road
    The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Shopping near Groove On Down The Road

    The best shops and markets near Groove On Down The Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Foyles Royal Festival Hall
    London > Shopping > Books
    Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Konditor & Cook
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    I Knit London
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Restaurants near Groove On Down The Road

    What are the best dining options near Groove On Down The Road London?
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Eat Cafe
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Canteen
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    The menu at Canteen reads like a comforting childhood reminiscence with some sophisticated bunting thrown on top. Devilled kidneys on toast, followed by an excellent slow-roast ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Strada
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    Unit 6, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Strada has started something of a pizza revolution. The chain has blossomed thanks largely to its focus on fresh, high quality ingredients, and efficient, friendly service. ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Education near Groove On Down The Road

    Near Groove On Down The Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 12 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Career Energy
    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 17 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Leisure near Groove On Down The Road

    Groove On Down The Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Jubilee Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Victoria Embankment Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Pubs near Groove On Down The Road

    The best pubs near London Groove On Down The Road.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    King's Arms
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Sherlock Holmes
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Thirsty Bear
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    62 Stamford Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Nightlife near Groove On Down The Road

    Groove On Down The Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Belvedere Road, SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Designed by the Eden Project and run by Company of Cooks, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bassoon Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Gordon's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Meeting venue hire near Groove On Down The Road

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Groove On Down The Road.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Skylon
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Groove On Down The Road
    Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Deck at the National Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Groove On Down The Road
    The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
     
     
     

    Southbank Centre events

     
    Plastikes KareklesPlastikes KareklesPavlos Carvalho leads a collective of Greek and international musicians performing traditional Greek folk, classical and jazz.2015-03-27T13:00:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventToday Only
    Plastikes Karekles
    Senior Choirs ConcertSenior Choirs ConcertSenior choirs from across Lambeth perform classical, gospel and popular songs arranged for this joint school concert by singing leader Kirsty Keogh.2015-03-27T16:30:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventToday Only
    Senior Choirs Concert
    Theo JacksonTheo JacksonBritish jazz composer, vocalist and pianist performs with double bassist Huntly Gordon and drummer Marco Quarantotto.2015-03-27T17:30:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventToday Only
    Theo Jackson
    Singology Presents: New Voices!Singology Presents: New Voices!Following a series of singing workshops in schools led by Singology vocal tutors, more than 200 children from primary and secondary schools across London perform inspirational and upbeat songs under the direction of Mark De-Lisser.2015-03-27T19:00:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Today Only
    Singology Presents: New Voices!
    London Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraJaime Martin conducts the ensemble in a performance of Tchaikovsky's Romeo And Juliet 'Fantasy Overture' and a new work by James Horner.2015-03-27T19:30:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Today Only
    London Philharmonic Orchestra
    Lambeth Music Festival 2015Lambeth Music Festival 2015Enjoy a week of live musical performances from over 3000 artists who present a series of classical works.2015-03-27T16:30:00+00002015-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventEnds Today
    Lambeth Music Festival 2015
    Mason & Painter TakeoverMason & Painter TakeoverA collection of contemporary works from the design duo, based around the concept of flora and fauna.2015-03-27T10:00:00+00002015-03-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventNow On
    Mason & Painter Takeover
    Olmo Blanco: InstalodecoracionesOlmo Blanco: InstalodecoracionesThe artist's restoration of the cafe's adjacent toilets into a tiled palazzio with the walls hung with a selection of the artist's plates.2015-03-27T11:00:00+00002015-04-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventNow On
    Olmo Blanco: Instalodecoraciones
    Paula Rego: Rego RetoldPaula Rego: Rego RetoldCarcanet writer Owen Lowery's poetic responses to the work of artist Paula Rego.2015-03-27T11:00:00+00002015-05-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventNow On
    Paula Rego: Rego Retold
    Sheila Hicks: Foray Into Chromatic ZonesSheila Hicks: Foray Into Chromatic ZonesThe American-born, Paris-based artist explores the intersection between textiles and architecture.2015-03-27T10:00:00+00002015-04-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Southbank Centre,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
    Category: event
    Free EventNow On
    Sheila Hicks: Foray Into Chromatic Zones
     

    Also in Belvedere Road

    Our recommendations in the same street as Groove On Down The Road

     
    No.
    Title
    Category
     

    Alternate names and popular misspellings for Groove On Down The Road

    Groove On Down The Road, Grove On Down The Road
     
     

    Hotels Near

    Groove On Down The Road

     
     
    Near Groove On Down The Road
    All London hotels
    Check-in:
    Check-out:
    Number of rooms:
    Room 1:

    What's On Today

    Near Southbank Centre

     
     
     
    London Philharmonic Orchestra
    Concerts | On 27th March 2015 

    Southbank Centre

    Jaime Martin conducts the ensemble in a performance of Tchaikovsky's Romeo And Juliet 'Fantasy Overture' and a new work by ...More

    Oppenheimer
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Vaudeville Theatre 8 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    Angus Jackson directs Tom Morton-Smith's historical drama about the Manhattan Project and the discovery of atomic fission during the Second ...More

    St Martin-in-the-Fields Lunchtime Concert
    Concerts | On 27th March 2015 

    St Martin-in-the-Fields 9 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition-entrants perform classical works....More

    Inventing Impressionism In BSL: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 27th March 2015 

    National Gallery 10 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    Talk with BSL interpretation provided by Rob Chalk....More

    Talk And Draw
    Exhibitions | On 27th March 2015 

    National Gallery 10 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    An opportunity to explore a painting in two different ways....More

    The Four Temperaments, Hofesh Shechter, Song of the Earth
    Dance | Until 14th April 2015 

    Royal Opera House 11 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    A mixed programme of established dance works choreographed by Balanchine and MacMillan plus a world premiere from Hofesh Shechter....More

    Parviz Tanavoli: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 27th March 2015 

    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 12 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    The Iranian sculptor in conversation....More

    Choirs Of Morley Present Bach's 'St John's Passion'
    Concerts | On 27th March 2015 

    St George's RC Cathedral 12 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    ...More

    Foxfinder
    Theatre | On 27th March 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 13 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    Dawn King's gripping and unsettling parable is a darkly comic exploration of belief, desire and responsibility, set in a world ...More

    Friday At Guanabara
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 27th March 2015 

    Guanabara 14 minutes walk from Southbank Centre

    Soul, reggae, garage, D&B, swing, Latin and rock courtesy of DJ Limao and Matthew Bandy....More

     
     
     
    SALE
    Hotels near Southbank Centre

    From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our discounts for Southbank Centre hotels, including The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel from 63% off.

     
     
    Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960