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London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees validated by the University of Kent, as well as classes to everyone from 5-year-old beginners to adult amateurs to some of the world's top professionals in evening classes that are open to the public. One of the country’s top companies, Richard Alston Dance Company, is based at The Place. It also boasts a comfortable, versatile 300-seat theatre with a year-round programme of contemporary dance, the Robin Howard Dance Theatre.


 

The Place events

 
London Contemporary Dance School Presents Collaborations 2016London Contemporary Dance School Presents Collaborations 2016Undergraduate students from London Contemporary Dance School performs selection of new pieces in collaboration with either design students from Wimbledon College of Art, composers from Guildhall School of Music & Drama or moving image students from Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.2016-12-07T19:30:00+00002016-12-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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Now On
London Contemporary Dance School Presents Collaborations 2016
ZooNation Academy Of Dance: Christmas Show 2016: New Skool vs Old SkoolZooNation Academy Of Dance: Christmas Show 2016: New Skool vs Old SkoolThe talented students present a range of pieces showcasing hip hop dance from Old skool's locking, popping, breaking and funk to new skool's house, krump and waacking with choreography by Rhimes Le Cointe, Carrie-Anne Ingrouille, Rowen Hawkins, Nuna Sandy, Shaun Smith, Duwane Taylor and Andry Oporia.2016-12-10T16:00:00+00002016-12-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
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ZooNation Academy Of Dance: Christmas Show 2016: New Skool vs Old Skool
Material Men: ReduxMaterial Men: ReduxShobana Jeyasingh weaves the shared history and personal stories of virtuoso dancers Sooraj Subramaniam and Shailesh Bahoran into powerful dance and potent imagery.2017-04-28T20:00:00+01002017-04-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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Material Men: Redux
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Euston Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Euston Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

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Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £87  28% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
ibis London Euston St Pancras
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £41  25% off
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  34% off
Coram Street, WC1N | 6 minutes from The Place
This is a smart, modern hotel located in one of the Capital's oldest and most beautiful areas. Bloomsbury is a great place to stay since it's ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Evening Classes nearest The Place

Nearest to The Place
London Swing Dance Society
London > Education > Evening Classes
31 Rashleigh House, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from The Place
Wedding Survival, Lindy Hop, Boogie-Woogie, Ballroom, Shim Sham, Charleston, Lead & Follow, Styling... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Place

Near The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from The Place
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
London Academy of Radio Film and TV
London > Education > Professional Training
1 Lancing Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
... More
 
 
 
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from The Place
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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London Contemporary Dance School Presents Collaborations 2016
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 6th, 7th and 8th December 2016 - 7.30pm
The Place, 17 Duke's Road, WC1H | Same location as The Place
Undergraduate students from London Contemporary Dance School performs selection of new pieces in collaboration with either design students from Wimbledon College of Art, composers from Guildhall ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Victorian Entertainments: There Will Be Fun
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th October 2016 to 12th February 2017
The Place, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
The British Library invites visitors to take a trip back in time this autumn with its new exhibition Victorian Entertainments: There Will Be Fun. Through decorative ...More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Bedlam: the asylum and beyond
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 15th September 2016 to 15th January 2017
The Place, 183 Euston Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
The Wellcome Collection's new exhibition, Bedlam: the asylum and beyond, delves into the world of mental asylums. With mental illness becoming more prevalent than ever, the ...More
 
 
 
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Near The Place
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from The Place
Bloomsbury Theatre main auditorium closed until Summer 2016. Bloomsbury Theatre Studio is unaffected and continues to operate as normal. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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The Magic Circle
London > Entertainment >
12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 6 minutes from The Place
The purpose built headquarters of The Magic Circle in Euston houses a vast collection of posters and memorabilia relating to the history of mystery. The ... More
 
 
 
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Curzon Bloomsbury
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
The Brunswick, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from The Place
The arthouse Renoir Cinema underwent a major refurbishment in 2015 by The Curzon Cinema Group. Reopening as the Curzon Bloomsbury, the new name pays homage to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Place

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Place
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St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from The Place
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
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British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
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John Ritblat Gallery - Treasures of British Library
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
The John Ritblat Gallery contains a permanent display of over 200 of the British Library's greatest treasures. It includes documents which made and recorded history, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Place

The best shops and markets near The Place
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Alara Wholefoods
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
58 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
Alara Wholefoods Health shop on Marchmont Street has been recommended by one of our readers, poet Kim Morrissey, who took the trouble to write in to ... More
 
 
 
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School of Life
London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
The School of Life offers so much more than your average shopping experience. In fact, it doesn't do it justice to label it a mere shop ... More
 
 
 
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Number Twelve
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
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Somerstown Coffee House
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
... More
 
 
 
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North Sea Fish Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
7 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from The Place
Fish & Chips ... More
 
 
 
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The Place gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Contemporary Dance School
London > Leisure > Fitness
17 Dukes Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as The Place
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National College of Karate
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Corner of Judd Street and Cromer Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from The Place
Martial Arts ... More
 
 
 
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Place

The best pubs near London The Place.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
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The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from The Place
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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The Place clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
Head of Steam
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Eversholt Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
... More
 
 
 
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from The Place
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Place.
The Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
17 Dukes Road, Euston, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as The Place
London's specialist venue for contemporary ballet, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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School of Rock
School of Rock
Theatre | Until 12th February 2017 

New London Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Place

Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock ...More

 
The Snowman
The Snowman
Theatre | Until 1st January 2017 

Peacock Theatre 5 minutes walk from The Place

This staging of Raymond Briggs's The Snowman by Sadlers Wells, suitable for children aged 4 and over, staged in the ...More

 
Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 18th February 2017 

Shaftesbury Theatre 5 minutes walk from The Place

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage
Theatre | Until 31st December 2016 

Phoenix Theatre 6 minutes walk from The Place

Eleanor Bergstein's stage adaptation of her hugely successful 1987 film screenplay, which explores the love story of 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' ...More

Guys and Dolls
Guys and Dolls
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Phoenix Theatre 6 minutes walk from The Place

Chichester Festival Theatre's production of Guys and Dolls, a big hit at the Chichester Festival 2014, is a toe-tapping musical ...More

 
Fool For Love
Theatre | Until 17th December 2016 

Found111 6 minutes walk from The Place

Eddie and May spit truth and lies at each other as they fight for a love that they can't live ...More

Astroid Boys
Concerts | On 7th December 2016 

The Borderline 7 minutes walk from The Place

The Cardiff-hailing troupe performs their blend of hip hop, grime and rap styles....More

Below Stairs
Exhibitions | Until 4th March 2017 

Sir John Soane's Museum 7 minutes walk from The Place

The end of the seven-year restoration project at Sir John Soane's Museum is celebrated with Below Stairs, an exhibition which ...More

The Bodyguard
The Bodyguard
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Dominion Theatre 8 minutes walk from The Place

The Bodyguard returns to the West End for a limited six month run from summer 2016 with Beverley Knight playing ...More

 
Nick Cody: Come Get Some!
Comedy | Until 10th December 2016 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from The Place

Nick's mammoth breakout last year made him one of the 10 best reviewed shows of the festival! He's tour support ...More

 
 
 
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