Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

 
 
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Old Town Hall, Lavender Hill, SW11 5TN
 
 

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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres in the capital. A Grade II listed building which was the former town hall, the BAC is now one of the country's biggest arts centres, housing studios and gallery space as well as a theatre. With a reputation for producing innovative and exciting new work, this well-loved Lavender Hill landmark has played host to everything from stand-up comedy to opera.

 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) events

 
Scratch Performance & T-danceScratch Performance & T-danceTony Adigun and Inua Ellams present Scratch Performance; a piece commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre and The Place to explore the power they can create as a duo. In T-Dance, four dancers and you explore the fragility and humour of touch.2015-05-30T20:00:00+01002015-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Scratch Performance & T-dance
This Is How We DieThis Is How We DieChristopher Brett Bailey's surreal and absurdist show blends spoken word, storytelling and caustic humour to immerse the audience in lurid tales of paranoia, young love and ultra-violence.2015-06-02T20:30:00+01002015-06-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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This Is How We Die
Social Dancing ClassesSocial Dancing ClassesDance class.2015-06-02T11:00:00+01002015-07-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Social Dancing Classes
Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)Learn the basics of producing events.2015-06-03T18:30:00+01002015-07-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)
Create CourseCreate CourseExplore your creative potential.2015-06-04T10:00:00+01002015-06-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Create Course
Tour Of The Old Battersea Town Hall: Guided TourTour Of The Old Battersea Town Hall: Guided TourA guided tour to learn more about the building's history.2015-06-06T13:00:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Tour Of The Old Battersea Town Hall: Guided Tour
WWII Evacuees In WandsworthWWII Evacuees In WandsworthLearn about the lives of evacuees.2015-06-06T11:00:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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WWII Evacuees In Wandsworth
Until You Hear That BellUntil You Hear That BellSpoken word artist and comedian Sean Mahoney presents a spoken word and physical theatre piece, timed to boxing rounds, about doing something for ten years, and slowly getting good at it.2015-06-10T19:15:00+01002015-06-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Until You Hear That Bell
Victoria Melody: Hair PeaceVictoria Melody: Hair PeaceThe extraordinary true story of a former beauty queen who set out to find the original owner of her hair extensions using DNA forensic techniques.2015-06-26T19:30:00+01002015-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Victoria Melody: Hair Peace
Bridget Christie: A Book For HerBridget Christie: A Book For HerFeaturing brand new material plus selected highlights from 10 years of Edinburgh shows and two BBC Radio 4 series', to launch multi award-winning Christie's literary debut A Book For Her (and for him, if he's not a d**k).2015-06-30T20:00:00+01002015-06-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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    Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  36% off
    354 Queenstown Road, SW8 | 22 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Situated along the River Thames, opposite Battersea Park, Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel is the first UK hotel from the Portuguese Pestana Hotels and Resorts Group. The ... More
     
     
     
    The Chelsea Harbour Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  32% off
    Chelsea Harbour, SW10 | 22 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Now owned by Millennium Hotels and Resorts, The Chelsea Harbour is a 5 star luxury all-suite hotel ideally located for both business and leisure travellers. It ... More
     
     
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Chelsea
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  36% off
    Imperial Road, SW6 | 22 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Located at Imperial Wharf, the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel London - Chelsea is nearby to the chic Kings Road and Chelsea Harbour. Famous London attractions ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Theatre 503
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    503 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Originally created by the team behind the Gate Theatre in Notting Hill, the 503 is a well-designed theatre nestled above the busy Latchmere pub on Battersea ... More
     
     
     
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    Landor Pub Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    70 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 29 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    You're never more than three rows away from the action at the Landor Theatre where the audience never exceeds 60. Focussed on producing musical theatre productions ... More
     
     
     
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    Chickenshed Kensington and Chelsea
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Kings Road, SW10 | 30 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Chickenshed theatre company has been working to make theatre inclusive for over 30 years and in 2011 they launched a new theatre programme in Kensington and ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres and art venues in the capital. A ... More
     
     
     
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    Le QuecumBar
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    42-44 Battersea High Street, SW11 | 15 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Hot Club Gypsy Swing is a bizarrely niche musical genre for a wine bar in Battersea. Live acts vary depending on which night of the week ... More
     
     
     
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    The Magic Garden
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    231 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 15 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    The pub - if it still fits within the confines of that definition - has a vast outdoor space that is semi-covered with awnings ... More
     
     
     
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    Scratch Performance & T-dance
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: Saturday 30th May 2015 - 8pm
    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Tony Adigun and Inua Ellams present Scratch Performance; a piece commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre and The Place to explore the power they can create as ...More
     
     
     
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    Like Mother, Like Daughter
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th May to 6th June 2015 - 7pm-9pm
    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Formulated by mothers and daughters from different religions Like Mother, Like Daughter is a conversation about inherited traditions and what is chosen to be passed on ...More
     
     
     
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    Sense Of An Ending
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 12th May to 6th June 2015 - Various Times
    Theatre 503, 503 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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    Sambrook's Brewery
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Unit 1 & 2 Yelverton Road, Battersea, SW11 | 14 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    An independent brewery on an unlikely housing estate in Battersea, Sambrook's was set up in August 2008 to give London drinkers some local brews to choose ... More
     
     
     
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    Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 18 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    The hand-carved fretwork interior of this modest, early 19th-century, terraced house make it one of the most unusual and inspiring in London. 575 Wandsworth Road was ... More
     
     
     
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    Battersea Park Children's Zoo
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Battersea Park, SW11 | 18 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Battersea Park Children's Zoo is home to a host of glorious creatures. There are farmyard animals, lemurs, otters and monkeys, as well as peacocks which roam ... More
     
     
     
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    Whole Foods Market
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    305-311 Lavender Hill, SW11 | 5 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    One of the smaller Whole Foods Market stores, this Clapham branch is located on Lavender Hill opposite Clapham Junction train station. Like its larger sister stores, ... More
     
     
     
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    Joy Clapham
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    Shopstop at Clapham Junction Station, 1-20 St Johns Hill, SW11 | 6 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    With its mix of clothes, cards and kitsch toys, Joy is ideal as a gift hunting ground. Even if you object to them calling themselves an ... More
     
     
     
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    Recipease
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    48-50 St John's Road, SW11 | 7 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Jamie Oliver's bid to single handedly take over the culinary landscape of the UK (...then the world!) continues apace with Recipease, a food store where you ... More
     
     
     
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    Basilico
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    175 Lavender Hill, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Pizza & Pasta ... More
     
     
     
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    Donna Margherita
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    183 Lavender Hill, Battersea, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Sat amongst a row of houses on Lavender Hill this unassuming Italian restaurant has a loyal local following and a team dedicated to producing authentic Neapolitan ... More
     
     
     
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    The Fox Hounds
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    66 Latchmere Road, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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    Le Club Tricolore
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 16 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Hester Road, SW11 | 21 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wine and Food Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 24 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
     
     
     
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    Battersea Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Albert Bridge Road, Battersea Park, Battersea, London SW11 | 20 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Situated on the south side of the Thames, facing Chelsea, Battersea Park caters for everyone within its 200-acre space. Firstly, there's lots of water - ... More
     
     
     
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    Kayaking London
    London > Leisure >
    Cremorne Riverside, Cremorne Gardens, Lots Road, SW10 | 24 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Based in the Cremorne Riverside Centre on the waterfront at Chelsea, Kayaking London offers a variety of trips, tours and bespoke experiences enabling the public to ... More
     
     
     
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    Chelsea Physic Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    66 Royal Hospital Garden, Chelsea, London SW3 | 25 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ... More
     
     
     
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    The Fox Hounds
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    66 Latchmere Road, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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    The Northcote
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Northcote Road, Battersea, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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    The Lighthouse
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    The Lighthouse, 441 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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    The King of Ladies Man
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Breakfast Club, 5-9 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 7 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Now that enough people have successfully found The Mayor of Scaredy Cat Town, accessed via a Smeg fridge in the Spitalfields branch, The Breakfast Club have ... More
     
     
     
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    Dusk
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    339 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 12 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Swish, Battersea "style bar" with Oriental decadence and award-winning cocktails. Escape the clamour of West End clubs with this out-of-town, style bar alternative. High standards, a ... More
     
     
     
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    Lost Society
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    697 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 13 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    It's not difficult to believe that this decadent, chandelier-filled arena - home to London's louche pleasure-seekers, to drinking and dancing - once played host ... More
     
     
     
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    Chelsea Physic Garden
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 25 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ... More
     
     
     
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    National Army Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 27 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    With ten, widely different and uniquely versatile rooms, the National Army Museum can help you hold your event, your way. Plan your party in Victorian splendour, ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Hospital Chelsea
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 29 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Built by Sir Christopher Wren 1682-1692, the Grade I-listed Royal Hospital Chelsea was intended by King Charles II to be a home for soldiers who were ... More
     
     
     

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    Scratch Performance & T-dance
    Dance | On 30th May 2015 

    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

    Tony Adigun and Inua Ellams present Scratch Performance; a piece commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre and The Place to explore ...More

    Glamorous
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th July 2015 

    Clapham Grand 8 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The residents play funky house, soul, R&B and disco....More

    Glamorous
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th May 2015 

    Clapham Grand 8 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    Resident DJs spin dance, disco and garage....More

    QuecumBar Sessions: Stuart Blagdon Ensemble
    Concerts | Until 19th December 2015 

    Le QuecumBar 15 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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    Saturday Sessions
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th July 2015 

    Gigalum 20 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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    Saturday Sessions
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 19th December 2015 

    Gigalum 20 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    Deep, funky, tech and classic house from resident DJs Hilton Caswell and Ben Yong together with guests....More

    World Woodland Garden
    World Woodland Garden
    Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2015 

    Chelsea Physic Garden 25 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The World Woodland Garden, a new area of the picturesque Chelsea Physic Garden opens in April, creating a half acre ...More

     
    Live Music
    Concerts | On 30th May 2015 

    The Cavendish Arms 1.63 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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    Banana Cabaret
    Comedy | On 30th May 2015 

    The Bedford 1.7 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The most recent stand-up material from Prince Abdi, Loretta Maine, Jimmy McGhie and Luke Benson....More

    Zumba Fitness: Workshop
    Sporting Events | Until 25th July 2015 

    The Bedford 1.7 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    Work out to Latin American music....More

     
     
     
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