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Finborough TheatreThe Finborough Theatre in Earls Court punches well above its weight, presenting award-winning plays and works by new writers in a small theatre above a pub. Founded in 1980, the Finborough has just 50 seats creating an intimate space for its productions which focus on developing new writing, rediscovering neglected works and presenting the best of the old and new in an eclectic programme. In 2010 artistic director Neil McPherson curated an ambitious festival to mark the theatre's 30th anniversary with 30 new plays from the likes of esteemed playwrights Mike Bartlett, Mark Ravenhill and Laura Wade. The Finborough has also won the Dan Crawford Pub Theatre Award not once but twice - in 2005 and again in 2008 - as well as being named The Most Welcoming Theatre and the Best Theatre Bar in South West London in the Off West End Awards in 2012.

 

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Underground Stations

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West Brompton Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Earls Court Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Broadwood Terrace NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Town Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  27% off
15 Penywern Road, SW5 | 7 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Dating back to 1877 and just a few steps from Earls Court tube station, the London Town Hotel (no relation) offers easy access to the West ... More
 
 
 
Hotel Indigo London Kensington - Earls Court
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  37% off
34-44 Barkston Gardens, SW5 | 8 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Hotel Indigo London Kensington is a boutique hotel located within London's esteemed Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea. Situated only 150 metres from Earl's Court tube ... More
 
 
 
Blakes Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £166  30% off
33 Roland Gardens, SW7 | 9 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Anouska Hempel has a signature minimalist interior design style and everything about Blakes in South Kensington has been designed to her exacting taste. From the black ... More
 
 
 
 
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Chickenshed Kensington and Chelsea
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 8 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Chickenshed theatre company has been working to make theatre inclusive for over 30 years and in 2011 they launched a new theatre programme in Kensington and ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre 503
London > Entertainment > Theatres
503 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 27 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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
 
 
 
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Royal Court Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 29 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Dedicated to putting on new work and discovering new voices, the Royal Court Theatre was seen as 'the most important theatre in Europe' by no less ... More
 
 
 
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The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The Troubadour is a lovely little cafe, which hosts an inspiring program of folk, blues, psychedelia and poetry downstairs. It's also the place where Private Eye ... More
 
 
 
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The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ... More
 
 
 
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606 Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
90 Lots Road, SW10 | 12 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Lots Road may be associated with auctions and designer showrooms, but it is also home to the 606 Club. This club will appeal to people looking ... More
 
 
 
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Dirty Canvas Club
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 20th July 2018 - 8.30pm
Finborough Theatre, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The Dirty Strangers perform rock songs, plus club night with DJ Cruel Valentino....More
 
 
 
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Free Jazz With Sebastiaan De Krom And Friends
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 22nd July 2018 - 8pm
Finborough Theatre, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The drummer hosts an evening of jazz the last Sunday of every month. Featuring hand picked players....More
 
 
 
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Brilleaux
London > Events > Music  Dates: Friday 27th July 2018 - 8.30pm
Finborough Theatre, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
This New Zealand-originating quartet performs rhythm'n'blues in the classic style. Dave Bucket Cowell supports....More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Finborough Theatre
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Brompton Cemetery
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 5 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Opened in the mid-19th century Brompton Cemetery was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope ... More
 
 
 
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Maggie & Rose
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
58 Pembroke Road, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Finborough Theatre
A members club for kids, it could only be in Kensington and Chelsea. Classes taking place throughout the day, Monday to Friday, include mini musicians from ... More
 
 
 
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Pottery Cafe
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
735 Fulham Road, SW6 | 16 minutes from Finborough Theatre
All Fulham mums know and love the Pottery Cafe - it's practically a rite of passage for new mums to take their babies here to get ... More
 
 
 
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Only Roses
London > Shopping > Florists
257 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
If you've walked passed this fragrant rose specialist shop you'll most likely have stepped gingerly, trying not to crush the delicate petals scattered on the street ... More
 
 
 
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Zafash
London > Shopping > Chemists
233-235 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
For all those late night emergencies which don’t quite warrant a trip to casualty, you can always try Zafash Pharmacy at Earl’s Court. You’ll never be ... More
 
 
 
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The Pro Centre
London > Shopping > Photography
Chelsea Wharf, 15 Lots Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 6 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Owned by Hasselblad (UK) this shop certainly lives up to its name in catering for the professional. This is strictly still photography but the digital ... More
 
 
 
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Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
116 Finborough Road, Chlesea, Fulham, London SW10 | Same location as Finborough Theatre
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
 
 
 
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Nikita's Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
65 Ifield Road, Earls Court, Fulham, London SW10 | 2 minutes from Finborough Theatre
This Russian restaurant is a lively spot, with a special place reserved in the evening for chilled vodka, of which there is a good selection. ... More
 
 
 
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Santa Lucia
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
2 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 4 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 17 minutes from Finborough Theatre
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 18 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 19 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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
 
 
 
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Chel*ski
London > Leisure >
4 Sotheron Place, Michael Road, SW6 | 11 minutes from Finborough Theatre
London's largest indoor ski training centre, brought to you by the team behind Clip N Climb and located nearby, Chel*Ski ... More
 
 
 
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19 Michael Road, SW6 | 12 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Climbing meets theme park at Clip n Climb Chelsea where there are 22 separate challenges from the Jungle Gym to the Skyscraper. Take the Speed Climbing ... More
 
 
 
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Cremorne Riverside, Cremorne Gardens, Lots Road, SW10 | 12 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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
 
 
 
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The King's Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
190 Fulham Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW10 | 7 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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The Lazy Fox
London > Nightlife > Pubs
18 Farm Lane, Fulham, London SW6 | 8 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Where The Farm in Fulham used to be The Lazy Fox has made a den, inviting punters to pull their own pint from their beer wall ... More
 
 
 
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The Harwood Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Walham Grove, Fulham, London SW6 | 9 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The Harwood Arms has upped its gastro offering, moving away from being just another west London pub and blossoming into a place where fine food flourishes. ... More
 
 
 
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Beaver Lodge
London > Nightlife > Bars
266 Fulham Road, SW10 | 5 minutes from Finborough Theatre
From the people who brought you Barts, Maggie's and Bunga Bunga, Beaver Lodge is a mountain cabin and dance ... More
 
 
 
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Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 6 minutes from Finborough Theatre
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
 
 
 
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Vagabond Wines Fulham
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18-22 Vanston Place, SW6 | 10 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The first and original Vagabond , this Fulham wine bar was set up in September 2010 in a former clothes ... More
 
 
 
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Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 7 minutes from Finborough Theatre
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
 
 
 
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 8 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 17 minutes from Finborough Theatre
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Design Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

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From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 
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Natural History Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

The annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition is a highlight of the year at the Natural History Museum, consistently ...More

 
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The Science Museum celebrates 40 years of IVF with its major new exhibition, IVF: 6 Million Babies Later. Exploring the ...More

 
Superbugs: The Fight For Our Lives
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Exhibitions | Until 28th February 2019 

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We don't mean to scare you but superbugs kill close to 700,000 people a year globally. In free exhibition Superbugs: ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 27th January 2019 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 20 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

The latest in a series of major fashion exhibitions at the V&A, Fashioned from Nature looks at the complex relationship ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 4th November 2018 

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A blockbuster spring exhibition, The Future Starts Here sees the V&A look at the power of design in the making ...More

 
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The Victoria and Albert Museum's major fashion exhibition for 2018 puts the spotlight on Mexican artist Frida Kahlo and her ...More

 

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