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Islington Assembly HallOpened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music venue. The grade II listed building retains much of its art deco interior and original architectural detail, including its magnificent stage. The listed Victorian building also houses the local Registry Office and Ceremony Rooms, and is renowned for its grand facade and imposing marble staircase. The main hall holds up to 600 people standing for a concert or up to 230 in a theatre-style layout for conferences, film screenings, award ceremonies and civil ceremonies. The tiered balcony seats a further 200 guests and is used at the majority of concerts held here.

 

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Korpiklaani And TurisasKorpiklaani And TurisasThe two Finnish bands co-headline this night of folk-metal.2019-02-25T18:00:00+00002019-02-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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AsgeirAsgeirThe Icelandic singer-songwriter Asgeir Trausti Einarsson brings his alternative rock originals to the UK's stages.2019-02-28T19:00:00+00002019-02-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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LomepalLomepal2019-03-01T19:00:00+00002019-03-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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SeafretSeafretAcoustic indie-pop from North Yorkshire duo, Jack Sedman and Harry Draper.2019-03-06T19:00:00+00002019-03-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Jay PrinceJay PrinceHip hop rapper and producer from London.2019-03-07T19:00:00+00002019-03-07T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Damien DempseyDamien DempseyThe Dublin-born singer-songwriter plays Celtic folk, blending traditional melodies with contemporary lyricism.2019-03-15T19:30:00+00002019-03-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Damien Dempsey
Sonata ArcticaSonata Arctica2019-03-19T13:30:00+00002019-03-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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From Argentina: La Bomba De TiempoFrom Argentina: La Bomba De Tiempo2019-03-28T19:00:00+00002019-03-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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From Argentina: La Bomba De Tiempo
GekoGekoThe artist from Manchester performs hip hop and rap.2019-04-12T19:00:00+01002019-04-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Geko
Band Of SkullsBand Of SkullsThe three-piece outfit from Southampton, featuring Russell Marsden, Emma Richardson, and Matt Hayward play indie rock.2019-04-16T00:00:00+01002019-04-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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13 minutes walk
 
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18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  35% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  40% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 14 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £52  37% off
Central Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Live Music nearest Islington Assembly Hall

Nearest to Islington Assembly Hall
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 7 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
 
 
 
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 7 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
 
 
 
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The Lexington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 16 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Islington Assembly Hall

Near Islington Assembly Hall
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Little Angel Studios
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
Just a few minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre on Dagmar Passage, Little Angel Studios offer three studio spaces ... More
 
 
 
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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
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3 Little Pig Tails
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th to 24th Feb 2019
Islington Assembly Hall, 1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
A new take on the classic story of the Three Little Pigs, this funny French flavoured version by Garlic Theatre is set in Paris and stars ...More
 
 
 
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Three Little Pig Tails: Garlic Theatre (Ages 3-7)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Feb 2019 at 11.30am-12.15pm and 2.30pm-3.15pm
Islington Assembly Hall, 1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
A puppet version of the story set in Paris....More
 
 
 
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Barbara Dickson
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 22nd February 2019 - 7.30pm
Islington Assembly Hall, Compton Terrace, N1 | 4 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Fife-born singer, musician and Olivier Award-winning actress performs popular songs from stage musicals alongside traditional songs native to Scotland....More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Islington Assembly Hall
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 4 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
 
 
 
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Islington Assembly Hall
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
 
 
 
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Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ... More
 
 
 
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
 
 
 
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The Blue Legume
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
177 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Pan-Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Islington Assembly Hall

Near Islington Assembly Hall
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 16 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 18 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 20 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
 
 
 
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 18 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
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Frame King's Cross
London > Leisure >
Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
With Frame founders Pip Black and Joan Murphy set out to create a fun approach to fitness. What started out as a Shoreditch ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Islington Assembly Hall.
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The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
 
 
 
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 6 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
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Islington Assembly Hall clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Islington Assembly Hall

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Islington Assembly Hall.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
 

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Three Little Pig Tails: Garlic Theatre (Ages 3-7)
Theatre | Until 24th February 2019 

Little Angel Studios 1 minute walk from Islington Assembly Hall

A puppet version of the story set in Paris....More

3 Little Pig Tails
3 Little Pig Tails
Theatre | Until 24th February 2019 

Little Angel Studios 1 minute walk from Islington Assembly Hall

A new take on the classic story of the Three Little Pigs, this funny French flavoured version by Garlic Theatre ...More

 
Shipwreck
Theatre | Until 30th March 2019 

Almeida Theatre 3 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Rupert Goold directs Anne Washburn's sinister drama, which serves up dinner with the 45th President of the United States in ...More

Prince Charming
Prince Charming
Theatre | Until 7th April 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 3 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

A musical for children exploring anxiety and how to cope with it....More

 
Barbara Dickson
Concerts | On 22nd February 2019 

Union Chapel 4 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

The Fife-born singer, musician and Olivier Award-winning actress performs popular songs from stage musicals alongside traditional songs native to Scotland....More

Timpson - The Musical
Theatre | Until 9th March 2019 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Gigglemug Theatre presents their unlikely Edinburgh Fringe hit, a musical based on the beginnings of Timpson, the shoe repair and ...More

King's Head Opera: Carmen
Concerts | Until 9th March 2019 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Mary Franklin and Ashley Pearson direct a chamber version of Bizet's opera, in an contemporary production which examines a toxic ...More

The First Modern Man
Theatre | Until 2nd March 2019 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 6 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Michael Barry's one-man show about French Renaissance philosopher and essayist Michel De Montaigne....More

Danielle Moore DJ Set
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd February 2019 

The Old Queen's Head 7 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

The Crazy P vocalist spins house and disco....More

The Joy Formidable
Concerts | On 22nd February 2019 

The Garage 7 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

The trio from Wales, comprising Ritzy Bryan, Rhydian Dafydd and Matthew Thomas, play alt rock....More

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