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.

 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) events

 
Kumon Maths And English: WorkshopKumon Maths And English: WorkshopWorkshop.1st October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Ongoing
Kumon Maths And English: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  20th January to 29th October 2014 - 3.30pm-6pm
Workshop.
Armine, SisterArmine, SisterUsing intense physicality, Teatr ZAR deliver a powerful performance through music and movement as a dedication to Armenian history, culture and the Armenian genocide.2nd October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
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Armine, Sister
event > Theatre > Specialist
DATES  2nd to 11th October 2014 - 7.45pm
Using intense physicality, Teatr ZAR deliver a powerful performance through music and movement as a dedication to Armenian history, culture and the Armenian genocide.
Writers Group: WorkshopWriters Group: WorkshopA writers' workshop.2nd October 2014Thursday 16th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
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Writers Group: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  Thursday 2nd and Thursday 16th October 2014 - 7pm-9pm
A writers' workshop.
Life Drawing: WorkshopLife Drawing: WorkshopArt class.2nd October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
On Soon
Life Drawing: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
DATES  2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th Oct 2014 - 7pm-9pm
Art class.
Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)Take part in a high energy performance workshop.2nd October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
On Soon
Homegrown Workshops (Ages 12-17)
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th Oct 2014 - 5pm-6.30pm
Take part in a high energy performance workshop.
Dickson & Chalmers: How To Make Two Outfits Out Of OneDickson & Chalmers: How To Make Two Outfits Out Of OneA two-women experimental chamber opera inspired by the life and work of Franco-American artist, socialite and feminist Niki De Saint Phalle. Co-created and performed by Jane Dickson (composer, sound artist) and Nic Chalmers, (librettist, performance artist).3rd October 2014Saturday 4th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Dickson & Chalmers: How To Make Two Outfits Out Of One
event > Concerts > Opera - Contemporary opera
DATES  Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th October 2014 - 9pm
A two-women experimental chamber opera inspired by the life and work of Franco-American artist, socialite and feminist Niki De Saint Phalle. Co-created and performed by Jane Dickson (composer, sound artist) and Nic Chalmers, (librettist, performance artist).
How To Make Two Outfits Out Of One: ScratchHow To Make Two Outfits Out Of One: Scratch3rd October 2014Saturday 4th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
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How To Make Two Outfits Out Of One: Scratch
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th October 2014 - 9pm
Ballroom And Latin Dance ClassBallroom And Latin Dance ClassLearn the skills of ballroom and Latin dance.3rd October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
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Ballroom And Latin Dance Class
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st Oct 2014 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
Learn the skills of ballroom and Latin dance.
Fun PalacesFun PalacesMark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science. The event features treasure trials, dancing, creativity and walking.4th October 2014Sunday 5th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Fun Palaces
event > Theatre > Fringe | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October 2014
Mark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science. The event features treasure trials, dancing, creativity and walking.
Yogapilates: WorkshopYogapilates: WorkshopYogaPilates combines the latest body research with classic techniques.4th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Lavender Hill      SW11 5TN
Category: event
On Soon
Yogapilates: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  4th, 11th, 18th and 25th Oct 2014 - 8.45am-9.45am
YogaPilates combines the latest body research with classic techniques.
 

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Hotel Verta by Rhombus
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £87  23% 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  38% 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  23% 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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Riverside Studios London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Southbank Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Hospital Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hospital Club
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3.8 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ...More
 
 
 
 
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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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Ring London
Now On
Ring
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 30th September to 11th October 2014 - 7.30pm
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
David Rosenberg and Glen Neath both plunge you into complete darkness during most of this surreal sound journey, in which you wear headphones that augment every ...More
 
 
 
Writers Group: Workshop London
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Writers Group: Workshop
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 2nd and Thursday 16th October 2014 - 7pm-9pm
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC), Lavender Hill, SW11 | Same location as Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
A writers' workshop....More
 
 
 
The International Freeski Film Festival: Sean Pettit's Superproof Inc - The Recrutiment + Armada - O London
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London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Thursday 2nd October 2014 - 6.30pm
Clapham Grand, 21-25 St John's Hill, Clapham, SW11 | 8 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Sambrook's Brewery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Shopping near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

The best shops and markets near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox Hounds
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
66 Latchmere Road, SW11 | 2 minutes from Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
Gastropub ...More
 
 
 
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Education near Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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 best pubs near London Battersea Arts Centre (BAC).
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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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Hot And Sizzling Swing Jam Session
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th November 2014 

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

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You Cannot Step Twice Into The Same River Twice
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Pump House Gallery 18 minutes walk from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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Yoga For The Eyes: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th November 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 1.37 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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Yogalates: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th November 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 1.37 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

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Damn Yankees
Theatre | Until 8th November 2014 

Landor Pub Theatre 1.52 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

An award-winning musical about American baseball in which a devilish dealmaker offers Joe Boyd the chance to help his beloved ...More

Ballet Lessons With World Class Dancers From Crystal Ballet Associates
Sporting Events | Until 31st October 2014 

English National Ballet School 1.57 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

Join us for an extraordinary new ballet programme commencing this September. Taught by the likes of Gary Avis, lessons are ...More

Billy Stritch
Concerts | Until 4th October 2014 

The Pheasantry 1.64 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

The singer-pianist performs a range of easy listening covers....More

Zumba Fitness: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 29th November 2014 

The Bedford 1.7 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

Work out to Latin American music....More

Pangaea: New Art from Africa and Latin America
Pangaea: New Art from Africa and Latin America
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Saatchi Gallery 1.73 miles from Battersea Arts Centre (bac)

Taking its title from the prehistoric landmass that conjoined Africa and Latin America, Pangaea: New Art From Africa and Latin ...More

 
 
 
 
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