Finborough Theatre

 
 
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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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This HeavenThis HeavenThe story of one Aboriginal family's experience of a system that fails them told through the stories and music of an ancient and beautiful culture, written by indigenous Australian writer Nakkiah Lui.2015-08-30T19:30:00+01002015-09-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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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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    Millennium & Copthorne Hotels at Chelsea FC
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £50  36% off
    Stamford Bridge, SW6 | 7 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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    London Town Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £38  31% 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 £70  33% 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
     
     
     
     
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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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    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 30th August 2015 - 1pm-4pm
    606 Club, 90 Lots Road, SW10 | 12 minutes from Finborough Theatre
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    Joy Rose
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 30th August 2015 - 8.30pm
    606 Club, 90 Lots Road, SW10 | 12 minutes from Finborough Theatre
    The singer-songwriter plays pop/rock....More
     
     
     
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    Out Of The Ordinary Exhibition
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd August to 9th September 2015 - Various Times
    Christie's South Kensington, 85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 13 minutes from 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 Cemetary was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope ... 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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    National Trust: Carlyle's House
    London > Attractions > Museums
    24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 17 minutes from Finborough Theatre
    A Queen Anne Town House occupied by historian and 'Sage of Chelsea' Thomas Carlyle and his wife Jane from 1834-1881. A man of letters, Thomas Carlyle ... 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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    Clip n Climb Chelsea
    London > Leisure >
    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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    Kayaking London
    London > Leisure >
    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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    Eel Brook Common
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    New Kings Road, SW6 | 17 minutes from Finborough Theatre
    Eel Brook Common is a pleasant, grass mini-park in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham between Parsons Green and Fulham Broadway tube stations. It has ... 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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    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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    Ping
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    180-184 Earl's Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 10 minutes from Finborough Theatre
    We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
     
     
     
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    The Lucky Pig Fulham
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    374 North End Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 11 minutes from Finborough Theatre
    The Fulham outpost of the popular underground drinking den, The Lucky Pig in Fitzrovia, offers an all-day menu as well as hand-crafted cocktails and prosecco on ... 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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    The Moon & Nude Life Drawing: Earl's Court
    Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2015 

    The Pembroke 4 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    The Moon & Nude emerged out of a love for drawing and local pubs: merging the two seemed like the ...More

    Joy Rose
    Concerts | On 30th August 2015 

    606 Club 12 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    The singer-songwriter plays pop/rock....More

    Lee Gibson
    Exhibitions | On 30th August 2015 

    606 Club 12 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    A vocal workshop....More

    Hands On Nature: Dinosaurs
    Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

    Natural History Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    Learn how to identify real fossil specimens from the Museum's collection....More

    Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
    Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015 

    Natural History Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    The Natural History Museum's exhibition Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea examines the spectacular seascapes and richness of life ...More

     
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

    Natural History Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    Some photographers wait for weeks in order to catch that one great action shot, some set up elaborate timing mechanisms. ...More

     
    Sensational Butterflies
    Sensational Butterflies
    Kids Events | Until 13th September 2015 

    Natural History Museum 17 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive this summer with the erection of a tropical ...More

     
    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
    Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

    Science Museum 18 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You? at the Science Museum explores the power that food has over our bodies, brains ...More

     
    Churchill's Scientists
    Churchill's Scientists
    Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2016 

    Science Museum 18 minutes walk from Finborough Theatre

    The Science Museum's major exhibition of 2015 is Churchill's Scientists, which will run from January 2015 until early 2016. Marking ...More

     
     
     
     
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