Toynbee Studios

 
 
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28 Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6LS
 
 
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Toynbee StudiosToynbee Studios hosts a range of theatre and dance performances and events, offering the chance to see works in development as well as the finished piece. A 280-seat theatre, four rehearsal spaces, a rooftop dance studio and the Arts Bar & Cafe all host performances and events throughout the year and there are also regular showcases, artists' talks and workshops. Since 1995 Toynbee Studios has been the home of Artsadmin which, in December 2009, celebrated its 30th birthday with a book, Artsadmin
30, documenting 30 artists who've worked with the arts company - including Mike
Figgis, Lemn Sissay and Rosemary Lee - photographed by Hugo Glendinning,
taken in and around Toynbee Studios. For a full programme of what's on at Toynbee Studios go to Artsadmin's
website and click on artsadmin.co.uk/events.

 

Toynbee Studios events

 
2 Degrees Festival2 Degrees Festival2015-06-01T10:00:00+01002015-06-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Toynbee Studios, 28  Commercial Street      E1 6LS
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LondonTown.com - Toynbee Studios Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terence Conran's ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £89  27% off
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    Barbican Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 18 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican The Pit
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 18 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    Shunt Vaults
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 20 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Truman Brewery
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
     
     
     
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    Bishopsgate Institute
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
     
     
     
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    Wilton's Music Hall
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
     
     
     
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    Bridesmaids
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd to 28th May 2015
    The Queen Of Hoxton, 1-5 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 10 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    Annie used to own and run her own cake store but she has fallen on hard times. Best friend Lillian reveals she is getting married and ...More
     
     
     
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    Cobain: Montage Of Heck
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 26th, 27th and 28th May 2015 at 3.10pm and 8.30pm
    Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 10 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    Tower Of London Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
    Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 11 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
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    Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    Petticoat Lane Market
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    Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Shopping >
    3 Fournier Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    40 Commercial Street, E1 | 1 minute from Toynbee Studios
    From the outset, when Nico Treguer, Gareth Roberts and Bash Redford began restoring The Culpeper pub in June 2014, they created a rooftop kitchen garden and ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
    44 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 14 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 19 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    The George
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
     
     
     
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    The Crown and Shuttle
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 9 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 9 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    The Rhythm Factory
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Toynbee Studios
    Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
     
     
     
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    Smiths Spitalfields
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    109 Commercial Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    The Vibe Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    30 St Mary Axe - Top Floor Restaurant at The Gherkin
    London > Business > Venue Hire
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    Andaz Liverpool Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Toynbee Studios
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    Retracing A Utopian Stage: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 28th May 2015 

    Whitechapel Gallery 2 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    With curator Vali Mahlouji....More

    Corin Sworn: Max Mara Art Prize For Women
    Exhibitions | Until 19th July 2015 

    Whitechapel Gallery 2 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    See Corin Sworn's winning piece from the Max Mara Art Prize for Women 2013-2015, inspired by the rich history and ...More

    Open Door Records Presents: London Open Mic
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th May 2015 

    93 Feet East 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

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    Disko At Dusk
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th May 2015 

    93 Feet East 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    Nu-disco, electro funk and deep house from Guilner....More

    Thursday at The Big Chill Bar
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th May 2015 

    The Big Chill Bar 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    Electro pop courtesy of Laura Jean Marsh....More

    Disko At Dusk
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th May 2015 

    93 Feet East 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

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    Disko at Dusk
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th May 2015 

    93 Feet East 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

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    The Weird and Wonderful World Of Animal Sex
    Exhibitions | On 28th May 2015 

    Dirty Dick's 6 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    Menno Schilthuize uncovers how genitalia have been moulded by complex Darwinian struggles: penises that have evolved appendages to displace sperm; ...More

    Croydon Till I Die: John Grindrod, Andy Miller And Bob Stanley In Conversation
    Exhibitions | On 28th May 2015 

    Rough Trade East 7 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    The authors discuss suburbia's cultural life, accompanied by readings....More

    The House of Peroni
    The House of Peroni
    Foodie Events | Until 10th June 2015 

    The Boiler House 7 minutes walk from Toynbee Studios

    The House of Peroni transforms iconic east London venue, The Boiler House in Brick Lane, into a stunning ...More

     
     
     
     
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