Arcola Theatre

 
 
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24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 3DL 
 
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Arcola TheatreThis renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new work. The Arcola Theatre building is a classic contemporary fringe venue, a converted textile factory that offers studio spaces and a versatile auditorium.

 

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Ghost From A Perfect PlaceGhost From A Perfect PlaceDuring the sixties, Travis Flood and his gang ruled East London. After many years' absence, Flood returns to his old haunting ground, and finds the place ruled by Rio and her vicious all-girl gang. He is both horrified by her, and captivated. Philip Ridley's dark comedy is directed by Russell Bolam.15th September 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
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Ghost From A Perfect Place
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  11th September to 11th October 2014
During the sixties, Travis Flood and his gang ruled East London. After many years' absence, Flood returns to his old haunting ground, and finds the place ruled by Rio and her vicious all-girl gang. He is both horrified by her, and captivated. Philip Ridley's dark comedy is directed by Russell Bolam.
The Dog, The Night And The KnifeThe Dog, The Night And The KnifeUK Premiere production of Marius Von Mayenburg's absurdist and darkly funny drama about what happens when M finds himself at the dead end of a dark and deserted street, where everything has decayed and time has stopped.18th September 2014Saturday 18th October 2014 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
On Soon
The Dog, The Night And The Knife
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  18th September to 18th October 2014
UK Premiere production of Marius Von Mayenburg's absurdist and darkly funny drama about what happens when M finds himself at the dead end of a dark and deserted street, where everything has decayed and time has stopped.
The RivalsThe RivalsRichard Brinsley Sheridan's 18th century comedy, in which the town meets the country and confusion reigns. Gemma Jones stars as Mrs Malaprop and the director is actress Selina Cadell.15th October 2014Saturday 15th November 2014 Where:
Arcola Theatre, 24  Ashwin Street  Dalston    E8 3DL
Category: event
On Soon
The Rivals
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  15th October to 15th November 2014
Richard Brinsley Sheridan's 18th century comedy, in which the town meets the country and confusion reigns. Gemma Jones stars as Mrs Malaprop and the director is actress Selina Cadell.
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Dalston Junction
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Arcola Theatre on LondonTown.com

 
Events 2010

The Sanctuary Lamp Arcola Theatre, E8 2DJ 10th March - 5th April 2010 Three people seek shelter inside a Catholic church one night, in The Sanctuary...

 
 
London's Best Events 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Arcola Theatre

Near Arcola Theatre
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel London
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £62  35% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 23 minutes from Arcola Theatre
This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ...More
 
 
 
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments London
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £112  29% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 27 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ...More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City London
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £49  24% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 28 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest Arcola Theatre

Nearest to Arcola Theatre
Stoke Newington International Airport London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stoke Newington International Airport
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1-15 Leswin Place, N16 | 15 minutes from Arcola Theatre
No airplanes take off from Stoke Newington International Airport. And there's no point looking up departure times here. Instead turn up for live performances by local ...More
 
 
 
Hackney Empire London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Empire
London > Entertainment > Theatres
291 Mare Street, E8 | 16 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Renowned East London entertainment venue designed by celebrated architect Frank Matcham. Stan Laurel and Charlie Chaplin both trod the boards here in the Hackney Empire's music ...More
 
 
 
Hoxton Hall London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxton Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
130 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 21 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Built in 1863 as a saloon-style music hall, this Grade II listed multi-arts venue represents the absolute pinnacle of trendy Shoreditch. Hoxton Hall played host to ...More
 
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Arcola Theatre

Near Arcola Theatre
Cafe OTO London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe OTO
London > Entertainment > Live Music
18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Arcola Theatre
Cafe Oto is a vibrant live music venue with the atmosphere of a student union cafe which puts on avant garde music from the Dalston scene. ...More
 
 
 
Servant Jazz Quarters London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Servant Jazz Quarters
London > Entertainment > Live Music
10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ...More
 
 
 
Rio Cinema London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rio Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
107 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
In 1905, Clara Ludski decided that the new "electric pictures" were the wave of the future, hired an architect, and had her auctioneers' workshop converted into ...More
 
 
 
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Events near Arcola Theatre

Near Arcola Theatre
Mississippi Records On Tour London
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Mississippi Records On Tour
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 15th September 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Cafe OTO, 18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Arcola Theatre
A film, talk and live performances from Marisa Anderson, Lori Goldston and Dragging An Ox Through Water, in an evening of entertainment paying homage to the ...More
 
 
 
Snow Poet London
Today Only
Snow Poet
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 15th September 2014 - 8pm-11pm
The Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The London-based group fronted by vocalist, Lauren Kinsella, performs alternative folk. With support from Gufo....More
 
 
 
White Manna London
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White Manna
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 15th September 2014 - 8pm-12midnight
Shacklewell Arms, 71 Shacklewell Lane, E8 | 9 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Self-penned psychedelic rock comes courtesy of this five piece-band who hail from Humboldt, California. With support from Spectres....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Arcola Theatre

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Arcola Theatre
Gillett Square London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ...More
 
 
 
Open School East London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ...More
 
 
 
Yinka Shonibare Space London
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Yinka Shonibare Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Street, Hackney, London E8 | 19 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Turner Shortlisted British artist Yinka Shonibare has bought this former office block, in need of some attention, and hardly changed a thing. While the artist decides ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Arcola Theatre

The best shops and markets near Arcola Theatre
The Peanut Vendor London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ...More
 
 
 
E5 Bakehouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 16 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ...More
 
 
 
A Furry World London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 17 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Arcola Theatre

What are the best dining options near Arcola Theatre London?
Shanghai London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shanghai
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
41 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 1 minute from Arcola Theatre
Shanghai occupies the listed premises of a former East End pie and mash shop built when Queen Victoria was on the throne and the atmospheric old ...More
 
 
 
Nando's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
148 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
...More
 
 
 
Somine Restaurant London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Somine Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
131 Kingsland High Street, Dalston, E8 | 3 minutes from Arcola Theatre
...More
 
 
 
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Education near Arcola Theatre

Near Arcola Theatre
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Arcola Theatre
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ...More
 
 
 
The Making Space London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ...More
 
 
 
Workers' Educational Association London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 31 minutes from Arcola Theatre
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes....More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Arcola Theatre

Arcola Theatre gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Arcola Theatre
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ...More
 
 
 
London Fields Lido London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 13 minutes from Arcola Theatre
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ...More
 
 
 
London Fields London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 16 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Arcola Theatre

The best pubs near London Arcola Theatre.
Barden's Boudoir London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 6 minutes from Arcola Theatre
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ...More
 
 
 
Prince George London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ...More
 
 
 
The Prince Arthur London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Prince Arthur
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
95 Forest Road Fields, E8 | 9 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The Prince Arthur is the most pub-like of all the Tom and Ed Martin gastropubs, with a bustling bar dominating the small dining room, and a ...More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Arcola Theatre

Arcola Theatre clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Dalston Roof Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Arcola Theatre
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors ...More
 
 
 
Prince George London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife >
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Arcola Theatre
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ...More
 
 
 
Hackney Central London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 15 minutes from Arcola Theatre
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Arcola Theatre

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Arcola Theatre.
Bistrotheque London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 23 minutes from Arcola Theatre
...More
 
 
 
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 23 minutes from Arcola Theatre
...More
 
 
 
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 25 minutes from Arcola Theatre
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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Mississippi Records On Tour
Concerts | On 15th September 2014 

Cafe OTO

A film, talk and live performances from Marisa Anderson, Lori Goldston and Dragging An Ox Through Water, in an evening ...More

Ghost From A Perfect Place
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Arcola Theatre

During the sixties, Travis Flood and his gang ruled East London. After many years' absence, Flood returns to his old ...More

Street Feast London
Street Feast London
Foodie Events | Until 27th September 2014 

Dalston Yard 1 minute walk from Arcola Theatre

Running from 16th May until 27th September, Street Feast's gastronomic event will provide Londoners with three months of feasts every ...More

 
Karaoke
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th October 2014 

The Alibi 3 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Available to all aspiring singers....More

Snow Poet
Concerts | On 15th September 2014 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

The London-based group fronted by vocalist, Lauren Kinsella, performs alternative folk. With support from Gufo....More

White Manna
Concerts | On 15th September 2014 

Shacklewell Arms 9 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Self-penned psychedelic rock comes courtesy of this five piece-band who hail from Humboldt, California. With support from Spectres....More

Carter Tutti Void
Concerts | Until 16th September 2014 

Oslo 14 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

The unconventional trio conjure up a plethora of weird and wonderful noises and sounds as the electro-rockers return to London....More

Hackney Central Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Hackney Central Library 16 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Library with lots of different facilities to offer such as PC and internet access and the Children's library service....More

Open Mic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th October 2014 

Off Broadway 17 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

Share your talents and seize the mic or simply enjoy the other performers over a drink....More

Max Jury
Concerts | On 15th September 2014 

The Sebright Arms 22 minutes walk from Arcola Theatre

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