Pleasance Theatre

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Carpenter's Mews, N7 9EF†
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Pleasance Theatre. 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.

Pleasance Theatre events

Woman Of Flowers (Over 12s)Woman Of Flowers (Over 12s)An innovative re-telling of an ancient Welsh myth where nothing is quite as it seems. Using a cross-art form approach, this beautiful piece of storytelling will feature live music, dance, video, integrated sign language and subtitles.22nd September 2014Wednesday 24th September 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
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Woman Of Flowers (Over 12s)
event > Theatre > Physical theatre
DATES22nd, 23rd and 24th September 2014 - 7.30pm-9pm
An innovative re-telling of an ancient Welsh myth where nothing is quite as it seems. Using a cross-art form approach, this beautiful piece of storytelling will feature live music, dance, video, integrated sign language and subtitles.
David Elms Presents: SwagDavid Elms Presents: SwagA screening of the comedian's short silent film will be followed by live stand-up from eternal optimist Josie Long, with support from David Elms, Phil Wang, Pierre Novellie, Rhys James and Adam Hess.29th September 2014Monday 29th September 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
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David Elms Presents: Swag
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATESMonday 29th September 2014 - 8pm-11pm
A screening of the comedian's short silent film will be followed by live stand-up from eternal optimist Josie Long, with support from David Elms, Phil Wang, Pierre Novellie, Rhys James and Adam Hess.
Morgan & West: A Grand Adventure!Morgan & West: A Grand Adventure!Tricks and illusions.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
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Morgan & West: A Grand Adventure!
event > Theatre > Magic shows
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 7.30pm
Tricks and illusions.
Vikki Stone: InstrumentalVikki Stone: InstrumentalMusical comedy from the 2011 Soho Theatre One Night Stand-Up Award-winner and actress.1st October 2014Friday 3rd October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
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Vikki Stone: Instrumental
event > Comedy > Musical
DATESWednesday 1st and Friday 3rd October 2014 - 8pm
Musical comedy from the 2011 Soho Theatre One Night Stand-Up Award-winner and actress.
Comedy International ConferenceComedy International ConferenceA celebration of comedy with a panel discussion featuring agents, festivals, managers, media and promoters.2nd October 2014Thursday 2nd October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Comedy International Conference
event > Comedy > Stand-Up†|†PRICINGFree
DATESThursday 2nd October 2014 - 10am-10pm
A celebration of comedy with a panel discussion featuring agents, festivals, managers, media and promoters.
Short ComShort Com4th October 2014Saturday 4th October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
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Short Com
event > Comedy > Variety
DATESSaturday 4th October 2014 - 7.30pm-9.30pm
Museum Of MemoriesMuseum Of MemoriesNew International Encounter presents a biographical drama in which five actor-musicians each tell a story of someone they have lost.7th October 2014Sunday 12th October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
On Soon
Museum Of Memories
event > Theatre > Specialist
DATES7th to 12th Oct 2014
New International Encounter presents a biographical drama in which five actor-musicians each tell a story of someone they have lost.
Shadow BoxingShadow BoxingA play that presents a struggle for dignity and respect. It pulls no punches in its depiction of a boxer facing his toughest opponents yet: his personal demons.7th October 2014Sunday 12th October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
On Soon
Shadow Boxing
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES7th to 12th Oct 2014
A play that presents a struggle for dignity and respect. It pulls no punches in its depiction of a boxer facing his toughest opponents yet: his personal demons.
Shakespeare Schools FestivalShakespeare Schools FestivalPupils demonstrate their skills.13th October 2014Friday 17th October 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
On Soon
Shakespeare Schools Festival
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES13th to 17th Oct 2014 - 7pm
Pupils demonstrate their skills.
Saffron HillSaffron HillA production that follows the lives and fortunes of generations of a fictional family in Saffron Hill, Clerkenwell from the 1870s to the 1960s. The play explores, through the eyes of this family, the issues, attitudes and music of the times. Although based around historical events, this is very much the stories of the personal lives loves and losse4th November 2014Sunday 9th November 2014 Where:
Pleasance Theatre, † Carpenter's Mews† North Road† † N7 9EF
Category: event
Saffron Hill
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES4th to 9th Nov 2014 - 7.45pm
A production that follows the lives and fortunes of generations of a fictional family in Saffron Hill, Clerkenwell from the 1870s to the 1960s. The play explores, through the eyes of this family, the issues, attitudes and music of the times. Although based around historical events, this is very much the stories of the personal lives loves and losse

Opening and closing times for Pleasance Theatre

Today (Sunday) Pleasance Theatre closes at 20.00

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Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel† from £83† 33% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 22 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ...More
Great Northern Hotel London
Great Northern Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel† from £110† 33% off
King's Cross St Pancras Station, N1C | 24 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Originally designed by Lewis Cubitt and opened on 17th May 1854, The Great Northern Hotel in King's Cross, one of the first examples of the great ...More
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Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel† from £83† 42% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 24 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Alternative Theatres nearest Pleasance Theatre

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Theatre Collection, Above The Lord Stanley Pub London
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Theatre Collection, Above The Lord Stanley Pub
London > Entertainment > Theatres
51 Camden Park Road, NW1 | 7 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The Theatre Collection above the Lord Stanley pub in Camden was founded by Victor Sobchak and Shaban Arifi who between them have produced over 100 productions ...More
Hen & Chickens Theatre London
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ...More
Almeida Theatre London
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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ...More
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Filthy's London
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Filthy's
London > Entertainment > Live Music
276 Holloway Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
When Filthy McNasty's closed its doors in Clerkenwell many bemoaned its demise but now Ireland's favourite live music venue has dropped the McNasty and opened up ...More
The Forum London
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The Forum
London > Entertainment > Live Music
9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Once a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, ...More
Kings Place London
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Kings Place
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations and with a waterside setting, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place combines the offices of The Guardian ...More
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Theories Of Flight London
Ends Today
Theories Of Flight
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: Saturday 20th September 2014 at 7.30pm-8.15pm & Sunday 21st September 2014 at 3pm-3.45pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
Skeyne Theatre use physicality, found materials, found sounds, voice, sheets, puppets and feathers to explore the basic human desire to take flight....More
Samba: Workshop London
Ongoing
Samba: Workshop
London > Events > Sporting Events †Dates: 21st Sep, 28th Sep, 5th Oct, 12th Oct and 19th Oct 2014 - Various Times
Islington Arts Factory, 2 Parkhurst Road, N7 | 9 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Fun class....More
Nia Dance: Workshop London
Ongoing
Nia Dance: Workshop
London > Events > Sporting Events †Dates: 21st Sep, 28th Sep, 5th Oct, 12th Oct and 19th Oct 2014 - 12.30pm-1.30pm
Islington Arts Factory, 2 Parkhurst Road, N7 | 9 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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King's Cross Filling Station London
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King's Cross Filling Station
London > Attractions > Sights
Goods Way, N1C | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
King's Cross Filling Station is a 1960s petrol station redesigned in 2012 by architects Carmody Groarke to become a public landmark building, a cultural and social ...More
Camley Street Natural Park London
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Camley Street Natural Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
12 Camley Street, King's Cross, London N1C | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Camley Street Natural Park's two acres of woodland, water and wild meadow, concealed in the urban heart of King's Cross, have a 'secret garden' feel that ...More
Guardian News & Media Gallery London
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Guardian News & Media Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
For an interesting take on print journalism and the machinations of the media world pay a visit to the gallery situated in the foyer of the ...More
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Shopping near Pleasance Theatre

The best shops and markets near Pleasance Theatre
Dots London
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Dots
London > Shopping > Musician Supplies
132 St Pancras Way, Camden Town, NW1 | 16 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Just a couple of minutes from Camden Town tube station this harmonic haven is a convenient stop-off when faced with any dissonant difficulties. The staff are ...More
Zoots London
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Zoots
London > Shopping > Cleaning and Repairs
2 Haven Mews, Islington, London N1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Zoots is a home-service dry cleaning outfit, who collect personal and household ironing, laundry and dry cleaning, delivering them back to your door as good as ...More
Gill Wing Cookshop London
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ...More
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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant London
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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
45 Roman Way, Holloway, N7 | 6 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Muya Restaurant London
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Muya Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
13 Brecknock road, N7 | 7 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Duchess of Kent London
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 12 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ...More
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Education near Pleasance Theatre

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Jenius Social London
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 8 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ...More
Out of the Bloom London
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 21 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ...More
Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique London
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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 23 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ...More
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Caroline Pick Yoga London
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Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, N19 | 13 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ...More
Pancras Square Leisure London
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, N1C | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ...More
Parliament Hill London
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Parliament Hill
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Highgate Road, NW5 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Originally a point of defense for troops loyal to parliament during the English Civil War, Parliament Hill (previously known as Traitor's Hill) is now a favoured ...More
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The best pubs near London Pleasance Theatre.
The Duchess of Kent London
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 12 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ...More
Swimmer at the Grafton Arms London
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Swimmer at the Grafton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Eburne Road, N7 | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Lion and Unicorn London
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The Lion and Unicorn
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
42-44 Gaisford Street, NW5 | 15 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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EGG London
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EGG
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 9 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Champagne Bar London
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The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ...More
Hoxley & Porter London
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 20 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ...More
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Union Chapel London
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Kings Place London
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ...More
Little Angel Theatre London
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 21 minutes from Pleasance 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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Nia Dance: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 25th October 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 9 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

A holistic dance workout....More

Contemporary African: Beginners: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th October 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 9 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

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Samba: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 25th October 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 9 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Fun class....More

Contemporary African: Intermediate: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th October 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 9 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

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Skamp
Concerts | On 21st September 2014 

Relentless Garage 15 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The three-piece group from Lithuania performs its commercial pop songs....More

Stephen Foster: Excess Gaggage
Comedy | On 21st September 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 17 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Near-the-knuckle gags and banter from the star of Sky1's Don't Stop Me Now and My Big Fat Middle Class Street....More

Throw Back
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st September 2014 

The Forum 17 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Spragga Benz, Lady Saw, Frisko Kid and Wayne Wonder play 1990s reggae....More

WolfRoast
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th October 2014 

Albert & Pearl 17 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Enjoy this feast followed by live music and a DJ....More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place 19 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
Martino Tirimo
Concerts | On 21st September 2014 

Kings Place 19 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The pianist performs Chopin's Three Nocturnes Op 9, Three Waltzes Op 34 and Sonata No 3 In B Minor Op ...More

 
 
 
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