Rose Theatre Kingston

 
 
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24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1HL 
 
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Rose Theatre KingstonThe Rose Theatre, Kingston is an 850 seat venue ideally suited to Shakespeare which opened in 2008 in the centre of Kingston Upon Thames. The design of the auditorium took its inspiration from the Rose Theatre, an Elizabethan structure situated on London's Bankside. The Kingston copy has the same lozenge shaped stage, semi-circular seating plan and a pit area where audiences can sit on cushions to watch performances. Peter Hall, who founded both the RSC and the National Theatre, and director and producer Stephen Unwin (founder of the English Touring Theatre) set up the Rose Theatre with Peter Hall directing 'Uncle Vanya' for the opening season of the Rose Theatre on 16th January 2008 - the first time he had staged Chekhov's play since 1950.

 

Rose Theatre Kingston events

 
The Lion, The Witch And The WardrobeThe Lion, The Witch And The WardrobeRose Theatre, Kingston's presentation of the C S Lewis story, featuring local children performing with a professional cast. Adapted by Theresa Heskins and directed by Ciaran McConville.30th November 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe
event > Theatre > Adaptations
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  30th November 2014 to 4th January 2015
Rose Theatre, Kingston's presentation of the C S Lewis story, featuring local children performing with a professional cast. Adapted by Theresa Heskins and directed by Ciaran McConville.
Comedy StoreComedy StoreEstablished over 30 years ago, the Comedy Store presents the best performers on the circuit. Line-up TBC.7th December 2014Sunday 7th December 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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Comedy Store
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Sunday 7th December 2014 - 8pm
Established over 30 years ago, the Comedy Store presents the best performers on the circuit. Line-up TBC.
Rose Christmas Concert 2014Rose Christmas Concert 201411th December 2014Thursday 11th December 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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Rose Christmas Concert 2014
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Thursday 11th December 2014 - 7.30pm
OurSoundOurSoundA performance by a group of student actors, singers and musicians that pools its talent from S.W London and Surrey.12th December 2014Friday 12th December 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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OurSound
event > Music
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Friday 12th December 2014
A performance by a group of student actors, singers and musicians that pools its talent from S.W London and Surrey.
The Reptiles FundraiserThe Reptiles FundraiserThe band performs in aid of Creative Youth, organisers of the International Youth Arts Festival.13th December 2014Saturday 13th December 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
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The Reptiles Fundraiser
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Fundraising Event
DATES  Saturday 13th December 2014 - 7pm
The band performs in aid of Creative Youth, organisers of the International Youth Arts Festival.
Rose Players: Course (Over 18s)Rose Players: Course (Over 18s)A chance to improve your skills of drama and performance.5th January 2015Monday 5th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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Rose Players: Course (Over 18s)
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  Monday 5th January 2015 - 7pm
A chance to improve your skills of drama and performance.
Roger BeaujolaisRoger BeaujolaisThe vibraphone player presents a jazz set.6th January 2015Tuesday 6th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
Free Event 
Roger Beaujolais
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Gospel | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 6th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
The vibraphone player presents a jazz set.
Rose Playwriting: Course (Over 18s)Rose Playwriting: Course (Over 18s)Discover more about the art of writing a play.6th January 2015Tuesday 6th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Rose Playwriting: Course (Over 18s)
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  Tuesday 6th January 2015 - 7pm
Discover more about the art of writing a play.
Sleeping Beauty: St James's PlayersSleeping Beauty: St James's PlayersTraditional pantomime raising funds for The Mayor's Charitable Trust.24th January 2015Saturday 24th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Sleeping Beauty: St James's Players
event > Theatre > Community Theatre
DATES  Saturday 24th January 2015 - 7pm
Traditional pantomime raising funds for The Mayor's Charitable Trust.
Comedy StoreComedy StoreStand-up material from international and UK acts.25th January 2015Sunday 25th January 2015 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Comedy Store
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Sunday 25th January 2015 - 7.30pm
Stand-up material from international and UK acts.
 

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February 2010

A Midsummer Night's Dream Rose Theatre Kingston, KT1 1HL 9th February - 20th March 2010 Judi Dench stars as Titania in Peter Hall's A Midsummer Night's Dream...

 
 
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Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near Rose Theatre Kingston

Near Rose Theatre Kingston
Richmond Gate Hotel London
Richmond Gate Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £70  31% off
Richmond Hill, TW10 | 3 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
The Richmond Gate hotel is set right next to Richmond Park, London's most spectacular green space, making it a fantastic place to stay, especially in summer. ...More
 
 
 
Richmond Hill Hotel London
Richmond Hill Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £56  24% off
Richmond Hill, TW10 | 3 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Richmond Hill Hotel offers you the best of both worlds, a classic setting and a contemporary hotel. Steeped in history, character and charm the 17th Century ...More
 
 
 
Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel London
Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £56  26% off
94 Kingston Hill, KT2 | 26 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
This 4 star hotel has 63 elegantly decorated bedrooms with contemporary amenities; many of the rooms have their own balcony facing the landscaped gardens. ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest Rose Theatre Kingston

Nearest to Rose Theatre Kingston
Puppet Theatre Barge London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Puppet Theatre Barge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
83 Petersham Road, Opposite Terrace Gardens, TW10 | 3.2 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats and ...More
 
 
 
Polka Children's Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Polka Children's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
240 The Broadway, SW19 | 5 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
The Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979, the ...More
 
 
 
Tabard Theatre London
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Tabard Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Bath Road, W4 | 6.5 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Located above the Tabard pub in Chiswick, the Tabard Theatre hosts all kinds of live entertainment from experimental work and comedy to Shakespeare. Opened ...More
 
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Rose Theatre Kingston

Near Rose Theatre Kingston
The Bearcat Comedy Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bearcat Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Turk's Head, 28 Winchester Road, TW1 | 3.4 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
The Turk's Head pub in St. Margarets, Twickenham is home to The Bearcat Comedy Club which occupies an old hall attached to the pub. Every Saturday ...More
 
 
 
The Fighting Cocks (Outside the Box comedy club) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fighting Cocks (Outside the Box comedy club)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
56 Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 9 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Bill Bailey, Jimmy Carr and Robin Williams have all performed at this Kingston club, voted fourth best comedy club by The Guardian. Outside the Box run ...More
 
 
 
Landmark Arts Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Landmark Arts Centre
London > Entertainment >
Ferry Road, Teddington, TW11 | 31 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Housed within a grand 19th century Grade II listed building that was formerly a church, the Landmark Arts Centre is a unique venue that hosts a ...More
 
 
 
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Near Rose Theatre Kingston
Chuck Farley Band London
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Chuck Farley Band
London > Events > Music  Dates: Sunday 30th November 2014 - 9pm
The Grey Horse, 46 Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 10 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Brentford band play rock and blues....More
 
 
 
Papa George And Chris Fletcher London
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Papa George And Chris Fletcher
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 11th December 2014 - 9pm
The Grey Horse, 46 Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 10 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Internationally acclaimed London bluesman Papa George with guitarist and singer Chris Fletcher....More
 
 
 
Ian Hunter London
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Ian Hunter
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 24th Nov, 1st Dec, 8th Dec and 15th Dec 2014 - 8.30pm
The Grey Horse, 46 Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 10 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Classic rock by the veteran singer-songwriter who was born in Oswestry and is the frontman for the band Mott The Hoople....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Rose Theatre Kingston

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Rose Theatre Kingston
Strawberry Hill House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Strawberry Hill House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
268 Waldegrave Road, TW1 | 2.3 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
This sinister Gothic castle is an exotic concoction of mysterious turrets, gilded ceilings and dazzling stained glass windows. Starting life as an unassuming cottage in Twickenham, ...More
 
 
 
Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare London
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Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Hampton Court Road, Hampton, TW12 | 2.4 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Octagonal 18th century temple located in idyllic grounds. This extraordinary octagonal temple was commissioned by celebrated actor, dramatist and theatre manager, David Garrick (1717-1779) as a tribute ...More
 
 
 
Hampton Court Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampton Court Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 | 26 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Travel through over 500 years of rich royal history reflected in the palace's varied and stunning mix of Baroque and Tudor architecture. The winding corridors, lavish ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Rose Theatre Kingston

The best shops and markets near Rose Theatre Kingston
Sandy's London
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Sandy's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
56 King Street, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 | 2.8 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
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The Real Ale Shop London
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The Real Ale Shop
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
371 Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 | 3.3 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Spending most of our time in pubs swilling foreign lager pushed by multi-national breweries, the British nation has turned their back on their home-grown beer. Often ...More
 
 
 
Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Bushy Park London
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Bushy Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Diana Car Park, Bushy Park, KT8 | 24 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Rose Theatre Kingston

What are the best dining options near Rose Theatre Kingston London?
Jamie's Italian London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jamie's Italian
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
19-23 High Street, KT1 | 1 minute from Rose Theatre Kingston
Jamie Oliver's 'bish, bash, bosh', 'easy peasy', 'lovely jubbly' style of cooking lends itself well to the simplicity of Italian cuisine as Jamie's Italian in Kingston, ...More
 
 
 
Wagamama London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wagamama
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
16-18 High Street, KT1 | 1 minute from Rose Theatre Kingston
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high quality fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy ...More
 
 
 
Carluccio's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Charter Quay, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 1 minute from Rose Theatre Kingston
Carluccio's are springing up all over the place, from Bluewater to Brent Cross, spreading the gospel of good fresh superior Italian food. Each restaurant is also ...More
 
 
 
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Education near Rose Theatre Kingston

Near Rose Theatre Kingston
Don Quijote UK London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Don Quijote UK
London > Education > Language Courses
2 Stoneleigh Park Road, Epsom, KT19 | 4.1 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Don Quijote UK sets you up with Spanish and other foreign language courses... in their home country. This is of course the best way to learn. These ...More
 
 
 
Linguaphone Group London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Linguaphone Group
London > Education > Language Courses
Liongate Enterprise Park, 80 Morden Road, CR4 | 6.4 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Linguaphone is one of the most popular and effective ways of learning a language. Listen, repeat understand. That's their slogan, and the technique works very well ...More
 
 
 
The Kids Cookery School London
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The Kids Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
107 Gunnersbury Lane, W3 | 6.7 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
The Kids' Cookery School in West London is a unique venue offering cookery classes and workshops for children aged three upwards. Children can have fun creating ...More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Rose Theatre Kingston

Rose Theatre Kingston gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Bushy Park & The Longford River London
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Bushy Park & The Longford River
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Park Office, White Lodge, The Stockyard, Hampton Court Road, Hampton, TW12 | 2.2 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Adjacent to Hampton Court Palace this is London's second largest Royal Park. Just north of the celebrated royal palace at Hampton Court, Bushy Park is the ...More
 
 
 
Hampton Court Palace Golf Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampton Court Palace Golf Club
London > Leisure > Golf
Hampton Wick, Kingston-upon-Thames, KT1 | 5 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Situated in the grounds of Henry VIII’s former residence, Hampton Court Palace, with deer roaming about the fairway, this golf course is an agreeable choice for ...More
 
 
 
Royal Tennis Court, Hampton Court London
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Royal Tennis Court, Hampton Court
London > Leisure > Racquet Sports
Hampton Court Palace, Surry, KT8 | 26 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Set in 60 acres of beautiful gardens, Hampton Court charts the last 500 years of royal history from the time of Henry VIII. Not only that, ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Rose Theatre Kingston

The best pubs near London Rose Theatre Kingston.
Marney's Village Inn London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marney's Village Inn
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Alma Road, Esher, KT10 | 2.4 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
This picturesque pub is an out-of-town hidden gem, perfect for a Sunday jaunt or if you're visiting nearby Hampton Court. Marney's Village Inn is the kind ...More
 
 
 
White Swan London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 2.8 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
With probably one of the most idyllic settings of any of London's pubs, the White Swan is well worth a visit if you're in this neck ...More
 
 
 
St Margarets Pub & Dining London
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St Margarets Pub & Dining
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
107 St Margarets Road, TW1 | 3.2 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Rose Theatre Kingston

Rose Theatre Kingston clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Tea Box London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tea Box
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 3.6 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Mostly the pick of London's traditional afternoon teas are found within the city's top hotels. But the Tea Box in Richmond's Paradise Road exists only to ...More
 
 
 
Munki London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Munki
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 5.7 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ...More
 
 
 
Vinoteca Chiswick London
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Vinoteca Chiswick
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 6.2 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
Vinoteca opens 7th October 2013. Vinoteca has been doing a fine job of serving fine wines in an informal setting since the company opened its first ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Rose Theatre Kingston

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Rose Theatre Kingston.
Ham House & Gardens London
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Ham House & Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 | 2.5 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
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Petersham Nurseries London
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Petersham Nurseries
London > Business > Venue Hire
Off Petersham Road, Petersham, Richmond, TW10 | 2.7 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston
...More
 
 
 
Hampton Court Palace London
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Hampton Court Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court, KT8 | 26 minutes from Rose Theatre Kingston
Travel through over 500 years of rich royal history reflected in the palace's varied and stunning mix of Baroque and Tudor architecture. The winding corridors, lavish ...More
 
 
 
 

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Kingston Town Centre Christmas Lights
Kingston Town Centre Christmas Lights
Seasonal | Until 1st January 2015 

Kingston upon Thames 1 minute walk from Rose Theatre Kingston

Kingston always puts on a good show to mark the switching on of the Christmas Lights and this year they ...More

 
Twisted Rhythm
Music | On 26th November 2014 

The Grey Horse 10 minutes walk from Rose Theatre Kingston

Eight-piece covers band....More

Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Hampton Court Palace 1.33 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

At Hampton Court a special display will take place in the rooms the Georgian court once occupied in the Baroque ...More

Hampton Court Palace Ice Rink
Hampton Court Palace Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 4th January 2015 

Hampton Court Palace 1.33 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

The striking Tudor facade of Hampton Court Palace provides a majestic backdrop to this popular open air ice rink. Located ...More

 
Watercolour In Practice: Course
Exhibitions | Until 26th November 2014 

Landmark Arts Centre 1.62 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

Develop skills in watercolouring....More

Oil Painting: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 26th November 2014 

Landmark Arts Centre 1.62 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

Develop your painting skills....More

DanceAct: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 28th January 2015 

Landmark Arts Centre 1.62 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

Improve your dancing and acting skills....More

Ghost Tours
Tours | Until 18th December 2014 

Ham House & Gardens 2.48 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

An opportunity to take an eerie evening tour around Bolsover Castle....More

Richmond Literature Festival
Richmond Literature Festival
Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2014 

Richmond Theatre 3.73 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

The Richmond Literature Festival returns to the west London borough this November for its 23rd year. Highlights from this year's ...More

 
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum Tickets
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 26th November 2014 

Wimbledon: The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club 4.41 miles from Rose Theatre Kingston

Fantastic New CinemaThe Cinema features a 200° screen that immerses the viewer into the world of The Championships by showing ...More

 
 
 
 
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