Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

 
 
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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 and art venues 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.

 

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Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)Learn the basics of producing events.2015-05-06T18:30:00+01002015-06-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)
Beatbox AcademyBeatbox AcademyA chance to audition to join in with young beatboxers, vocalists and MCs, with the opportunity to work with professional artists to create original compositions and perform at Battersea Arts Centre and across the city.2015-05-09T14:00:00+01002015-05-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Beatbox Academy
Sue Buckmaster: The Puppet WhispererSue Buckmaster: The Puppet WhispererUn-rehearsed and improvised puppetry by the Artistic Director of Theatre-Rites.2015-05-12T21:00:00+01002015-05-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Sue Buckmaster: The Puppet Whisperer
The Great Dictator + Monument + Live Musical AccompanimentThe Great Dictator + Monument + Live Musical AccompanimentDuring World War I, a plucky soldier saves the life of pilot Schultz, only to be struck down with amnesia when their aircraft is shot down and crashes. The soldier loses all his memories and tries to rebuild his life by becoming a barber in the Jewish ghetto. By chance, the barber finds himself brought before of the Tomanian high command and he is 2015-05-13T19:00:00+01002015-05-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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The Great Dictator + Monument + Live Musical Accompaniment
Eggs Collective Get A RoundEggs Collective Get A RoundSmart and energetic, entertaining and political, the show explores friendship, kindness, and belonging against a backdrop of a big night out.2015-05-14T21:00:00+01002015-05-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Eggs Collective Get A Round
Alwayz Will DJ SetsAlwayz Will DJ SetsResident DJ plays ambient sounds whilst you enjoy socialising and refreshments.2015-05-15T00:00:00+01002015-05-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Alwayz Will DJ Sets
Sound TakeoverSound TakeoverOpen Mic for young performers, plus beatbox artist, Hobbit.2015-05-16T19:00:00+01002015-05-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Sound Takeover
The SiegeThe SiegeA story based on the events of the second Intifada in 2002 and the Palestinian fighters who took refuge in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem.2015-05-19T19:30:00+01002015-05-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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The Siege
The Devil's ChordThe Devil's ChordA tale about two very different individuals; Jewish Alma Rose and Nazi Ernst 'Putzi' Hanfstaengl, who use musical prowess to survive a dreadful and harrowing period of history.2015-05-21T21:00:00+01002015-05-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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The Devil's Chord
Paradise Lost Lies Unopened Beside MeParadise Lost Lies Unopened Beside MeA story about the beginning of everything, inspired by Milton's Paradise Lost, through the medium of dance.2015-05-26T20:00:00+01002015-05-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Paradise Lost Lies Unopened Beside Me
 

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    Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  35% 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  28% 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  22% 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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    Riverside Studios
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Crisp Road, W6 | 3.3 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Riverside Studios has a little bit of everything under its roof, including a cinema, cafe and studio theatre. The cinema is one of the few in ... More
     
     
     
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    The Artworks Elephant
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Elephant Road, SE17 | 3.3 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
     
     
     
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    Southbank Centre
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3.4 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    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
     
     
     
     
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    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Old Town Hall, Lavender Hill, Battersea, 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 in the capital. A Grade II listed ... 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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    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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    Workshy
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th, 5th and 6th May 2015 - 9pm
    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Anecdotal and humorous meditations on work and labour that discusses people's approaches to work and what work means....More
     
     
     
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    Stand
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th to 8th May 2015 - 7.30pm
    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Chris Goode & Company and Oxford Playhouse present real-life stories of courage and conscience from ordinary people who stood up for something, or someone, they believed ...More
     
     
     
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    A Club Called Classix
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 1st August 2014 to 29th May 2015
    Clapham Grand, 21-25 St John's Hill, Clapham, SW11 | 8 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
    Resident DJ Danny Blaze plays 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, house, party, R&B, old skool, soul, disco and garage....More
     
     
     
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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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    Young Producers: Workshop (Ages 16-29)
    Exhibitions | Until 24th June 2015 

    Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

    Learn the basics of producing events....More

    Free Swing Jam Session
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 16th December 2015 

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

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    Hot And Sizzling Vintage Swing Jam Session
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 17th June 2015 

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

    Le Q hosts a riotous swing jam session led by James Brown on stride piano....More

    Kaleidoscopic Arts Platform
    Dance | On 6th May 2015 

    The Doodle Bar 19 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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    Howard Alden
    Concerts | On 6th May 2015 

    606 Club 24 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    American jazz courtesy of the guitarist from California....More

    Yogalates: Workshop
    Sporting Events | Until 24th June 2015 

    Chelsea Theatre 1.37 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    Exercise session....More

    Patti Boulaye
    Concerts | Until 8th May 2015 

    The Pheasantry 1.64 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The Nigerian-born singer and actress performs her pop and gospel material....More

    Zaz
    Music | On 6th May 2015 

    Under The Bridge 1.66 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The French singer performs a selection from her most recent recording, Paris....More

    Dan Webster
    Concerts | On 6th May 2015 

    The Bedford 1.7 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    The seasoned English singer-songwriter plays folk with support from Anadean Sky, Callum Rafferty....More

    Zumba Fitness: Workshop
    Sporting Events | Until 29th June 2015 

    The Bedford 1.7 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

    Work out to Latin American music....More

     
     
     
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