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

 
Multimos: ScratchMultimos: ScratchA collection of songs caught in a web of theatrics which journey through streets, dreams, TV screens and lullaby machines to create a multimedia journey.18th September 2014Friday 19th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Multimos: Scratch
event > Theatre > Specialist
DATES  Thursday 18th and Friday 19th September 2014 - 8pm
A collection of songs caught in a web of theatrics which journey through streets, dreams, TV screens and lullaby machines to create a multimedia journey.
Backstage In Biscuit LandBackstage In Biscuit LandTourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same.18th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Now On
Backstage In Biscuit Land
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  18th, 19th and 20th September 2014 - 8.30pm
Tourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same.
Major TomMajor Tom18th September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Now On
Major Tom
event > Theatre > Solo
DATES  15th to 27th September 2014 - 7.30pm
Writers Group: WorkshopWriters Group: Workshop18th September 2014Thursday 16th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Now On
Writers Group: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  18th September, 2nd October and 16th October 2014 - 7pm-9pm
Backstage In Biscuit LandBackstage In Biscuit LandTourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same.18th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Ongoing
Backstage In Biscuit Land
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  18th, 19th and 20th September 2014 - 8.30pm
Tourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same.
Life Drawing: WorkshopLife Drawing: Workshop18th September 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Ongoing
Life Drawing: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
DATES  18th Sep, 25th Sep, 2nd Oct, 9th Oct, 16th Oct, 23rd Oct and 30th Oct 2014 - 7pm-9pm
Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)Take part in a high energy performance workshop.18th September 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Ongoing
Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  18th Sep, 25th Sep, 2nd Oct, 9th Oct, 16th Oct, 23rd Oct and 30th Oct 2014 - 5pm-6.30pm
Take part in a high energy performance workshop.
Palimpsest City: ScratchPalimpsest City: ScratchA poetry show with a poet and performer.19th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Palimpsest City: Scratch
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Poetry & Readings
PRICING  donations welcome
DATES  Friday 19th and Saturday 20th September 2014 - 7pm
A poetry show with a poet and performer.
The Phantom Ride: ScratchThe Phantom Ride: ScratchCrank Theatre uses the fictional story of an early, experimental genius of British cinema, all of whose work is now lost, to introduce audiences to the history of film-making and cinema-going in London.19th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
On Soon
The Phantom Ride: Scratch
event > Theatre > Specialist
DATES  Friday 19th and Saturday 20th September 2014 - 7pm
Crank Theatre uses the fictional story of an early, experimental genius of British cinema, all of whose work is now lost, to introduce audiences to the history of film-making and cinema-going in London.
Ballroom And Latin Dance ClassBallroom And Latin Dance ClassLearn the skills of ballroom and Latin dance.19th September 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
On Soon
Ballroom And Latin Dance Class
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  19th Sep, 26th Sep, 3rd Oct, 10th Oct, 17th Oct, 24th Oct and 31st Oct 2014 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
Learn the skills of ballroom and Latin dance.
 

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Hotel Verta by Rhombus
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £87  34% off
Bridges Court Road, SW11 | 16 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Hotel Verta by Rhombus is uniquely located at 'London's Vertical Gateway" - The London Heliport, Battersea. The first hotel of its kind " integrated with the ...More
 
 
 
Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa London
Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £99  33% 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
The Chelsea Harbour Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel  from £144  33% 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
 
 
 
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Theatre 503 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Landor Pub Theatre London
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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
 
 
 
Finborough Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Finborough Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
118 Finborough Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 36 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
The Finborough Theatre in Earls Court punches well above its weight, presenting award-winning plays and works by new writers in a small theatre above a pub. ...More
 
 
 
 
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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Le QuecumBar London
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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
 
 
 
The Magic Garden London
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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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Multimos: Scratch London
Now On
Multimos: Scratch
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Thursday 18th and Friday 19th September 2014 - 8pm
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
A collection of songs caught in a web of theatrics which journey through streets, dreams, TV screens and lullaby machines to create a multimedia journey....More
 
 
 
Backstage In Biscuit Land London
Ongoing
Backstage In Biscuit Land
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th, 19th and 20th September 2014 - 8.30pm
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Tourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same....More
 
 
 
Starlore For Beginners And Other Plays London
Now On
Starlore For Beginners And Other Plays
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th Sep 2014 - 9pm
Theatre 503, 503 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
A night of short plays by Samantha Ellis, the acclaimed playwright behind Cling To Me Like Ivy (Birmingham Rep) and best-selling author of How To Be ...More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Sambrook's Brewery London
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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
 
 
 
Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road) London
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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
 
 
 
Battersea Park Children's Zoo London
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Joy Clapham London
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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
 
 
 
Recipease London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
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Basilico
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
175 Lavender Hill, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Pizza & Pasta ...More
 
 
 
Donna Margherita London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Fox Hounds London
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The Fox Hounds
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
66 Latchmere Road, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Gastropub ...More
 
 
 
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Near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Le Club Tricolore London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Wine and Food Academy London
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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
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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
 
 
 
Kayaking London London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Chelsea Physic Garden London
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox Hounds
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
66 Latchmere Road, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Gastropub ...More
 
 
 
The Northcote London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Northcote
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Northcote Road, Battersea, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
The Lighthouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lighthouse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
The Lighthouse, 441 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 9 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
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Dusk London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Lost Society London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Loft London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Loft
London > Nightlife > Bars
67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 24 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Yet another bar in the already over-crowded and otherwise unappealing bar-lined Clapham High Street. Is there really any need? The answer, judging by the queue, is ...More
 
 
 
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Chelsea Physic Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station London
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gate 2, 188 Kirtling Street, Battersea, London SW8 | 27 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
The Boiler House benefits from being at the heart of one of London's best loved and iconic landmarks, Battersea Power Station. This temporary structure within the ...More
 
 
 
National Army Museum London
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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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Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)
Sporting Events | Until 30th October 2014 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

Take part in a high energy performance workshop....More

Multimos: Scratch
Theatre | Until 19th September 2014 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

A collection of songs caught in a web of theatrics which journey through streets, dreams, TV screens and lullaby machines ...More

Backstage In Biscuit Land
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

Tourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same....More

Major Tom
Theatre | Until 27th September 2014 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

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Backstage In Biscuit Land
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

Tourettes sufferer Jess Thom performs a solo comedy in which no two performances will be the same....More

Starlore For Beginners And Other Plays
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

Theatre 503 9 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

A night of short plays by Samantha Ellis, the acclaimed playwright behind Cling To Me Like Ivy (Birmingham Rep) and ...More

Freak
Theatre | Until 27th September 2014 

Theatre 503 9 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

A punchy and provocative new play straight from Edinburgh Festival Fringe, by Bruntwood Prize winner Anna Jordan....More

Colourscape Music Festical 2014
Dance | Until 21st September 2014 

Clapham Common 13 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

The contemporary music festival takes place inside a sculpture and plays host a numerous, eclectic acts including live bands, theatre, ...More

 
 
 
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