Pleasance Theatre  

 
 
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Carpenter's Mews, N7 9EF
 
 
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The Pleasance Theatre opened in 1995 and quickly became one of the best fringe venues in London. The building was a former timber store for the London Omnibus Company (hence the huge winch by the entrance) and the opening production was Bus! The Musical.

 

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Car SickCar SickEphemeral Ensemble present this physical theatre work-in-progress based on a collection of extraordinary testimonies from taxi drivers. Join Sam in his taxi and see the world as he does.2016-05-24T19:45:00+01002016-05-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Car Sick
Sex Workers' OperaSex Workers' OperaXX - Experimental Experience present the acclaimed show which combines dance, live art, music, theatre and hip hop to break down stigma and stereotypes. Adults only.2016-05-24T19:30:00+01002016-05-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
Category: event
Now On
Sex Workers' Opera
Max & Ivan: Our StoryMax & Ivan: Our StoryTom Parry directs the show starring Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees, which is about themselves.2016-05-26T19:45:00+01002016-05-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Max & Ivan: Our Story
Strange Face: Adventures With A Lost Nick Drake RecordingStrange Face: Adventures With A Lost Nick Drake RecordingThe Edinburgh award-winning show celebrating life coincidences and the legacy of singer-songwriter Nick Drake.2016-06-04T19:45:00+01002016-06-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Strange Face: Adventures With A Lost Nick Drake Recording
Great Scott!Great Scott!Gonzo Moose presents an anarchic comedy which offers an alternative view on the fate of explorer Captain Scott, suggesting that instead of perishing from the cold on his trip to reach the South Pole, he actually died saving the world from aliens.2016-06-05T18:00:00+01002016-06-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Great Scott!
HUBHUBComedy, Sketch.2016-06-06T20:00:00+01002016-07-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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HUB
Nobody's HomeNobody's HomeTheatre Temoin and Grafted Cede explore the inner turmoil of a man dealing with post traumatic stress disorder after he returns home from war.2016-06-08T19:30:00+01002016-06-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Nobody's Home
Get On With ItGet On With ItA musical exploration and celebration of the world of Amy Golden, a young woman who lives with profound cerebral palsy.2016-06-08T19:30:00+01002016-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Get On With It
Spill: A Verbatim Show About SexSpill: A Verbatim Show About SexUsing verbatim text, music, puppetry and movement, the performance explores the subject of sex as discussed by people of various ages, backgrounds, sexualities and experiences.2016-06-10T19:45:00+01002016-06-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Spill: A Verbatim Show About Sex
A Pleasance ScratchA Pleasance ScratchA chance to see young theatre-makers present brave work at the first stages of development.2016-06-13T19:30:00+01002016-06-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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A Pleasance Scratch
 

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Underground Stations

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Caledonian Road Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
29 minutes walk
 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Car Sick
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 23rd, 24th and 25th May 2016 - 7.45pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
Ephemeral Ensemble present this physical theatre work-in-progress based on a collection of extraordinary testimonies from taxi drivers. Join Sam in his taxi and see the world ...More
 
 
 
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Sex Workers' Opera
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th to 29th May 2016 - Various Times
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
XX - Experimental Experience present the acclaimed show which combines dance, live art, music, theatre and hip hop to break down stigma and stereotypes. Adults only....More
 
 
 
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Deliciously Stella
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd June 2016 - 7.45pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
A contemporary character-comedy parody based on the recent surge in healthy-eating's popularity across social media, as Stella shares her diet and well-being advice that is anything ...More
 
 
 
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The George Shillibeer
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1 Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
George Shillibeer brought the omnibus to London’s streets, and standing on the site of one of his original omnibus depots is The George Shillibeer pub and ... More
 
 
 
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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant
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45 Roman Way, Holloway, N7 | 6 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Prince Albert
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163 Royal College Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A decent gastropub that retains enough of the 'pub' aspect to ensure a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Leather sofas are well worn, despite a recent change of ... More
 
 
 
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The Junction Tavern
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101 Fortess Road, NW5 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Quinns
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65 Kentish Town Road, NW1 | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Shojo Manga: The World of Japanese Girls' Comics
Exhibitions | Until 12th June 2016 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Pleasance Theatre

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The Comedy Grotto With James Acaster
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

The Star Of Kings 1.67 miles from Pleasance Theatre

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Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

Angel Comedy Club 1.81 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Award-winning MC Luke Toulson hosts a night of stand-up featuring Keith Farnan....More

The Rat Pack Stand-Up Comedy Presents
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

The Camden Head 1.88 miles from Pleasance Theatre

MC Jonathan Hearn introduces material from stand-ups Nathan Cassidy, Carey Marx, Jimmy Bird, Nick Hall and Stephen Carlin....More

LA Guns
Concerts | On 24th May 2016 

Underworld 1.97 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The legendary American hard rock outfit performs its greatest hits. With support from Oliver Dawson Saxon....More

Paradox
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EGG 2.03 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Percussive underground house from Peruvian DJ Alejo Galvez, plus Grittrip....More

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Theatre | Until 28th May 2016 

Almeida Theatre 2.03 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Sacha Wares directs the world premiere of Leo Butler's drama about a boy, standing at a bus stop, who is ...More

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Theatre | Until 26th June 2016 

Little Angel Theatre 2.05 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The lovely Little Angel Theatre presents an endearing adaptation of Michael Rosen's popular children's book. For anyone with children under ...More

 
Graham Nash
Music | On 24th May 2016 

Union Chapel 2.35 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The legendary rock'n'roll guitarist and singer-songwriter best known for his membership of classic group The Hollies, performs in support of ...More

Jack Barry: Work In Progress
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2.49 miles from Pleasance Theatre

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