The Yard

 
 
ADDRESS
Queens Yard White Post Lane, E9 5EN
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Bar open Tue to Sat 6pm-11pm, late night Fri & Sat till 1am
 

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The YardThe Yard theatre occupies a unique warehouse space - where the concrete floor and corrugated roof are clearly visible - located two minutes from Hackney Wick rail station. Designed and built by Practice Architecture, in collaboration with Christopher Daniel, the dormant warehouse in Queen's Yard has been split into two sections - one housing the theatre, and the other the bar, open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 6pm till late, where exhibitions, poetry readings, film screenings, live bands and visiting DJs regularly feature. Also in the bar is the dressing room, a semi-transparent light box so you can see the actors' silhouettes as they prepare for their performances. Made with recycled and reclaimed material, the theatre seats 130 in amphitheatre style seating. The stage is large, with four performer entrances and exits with excellent acoustics.

 

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The Yard  Photo by Peter Landers  

   
The Yard - Photo by Peter Landers

The Yard Photo by Peter Landers 

LondonTown.com - The Yard Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Stratford Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Homerton Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Stratford Multi-Storey Car Park
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 12th February 2016
Glass Factory Studios, Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
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Pftp Presents
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Glass Factory Studios, Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
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SlothBoogie Presents Jimpster
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 20th February 2016 - 10pm-6am
Number 90, 90 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, E9 | 2 minutes from The Yard
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The White Building
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
Run by SPACE, an art support group founded by Bridget Riley, Peter Sedgley and Peter Townsend in 1968, The White Building, is a cultural venue with ... More
 
 
 
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Queen's Yard
London > Attractions >
White Post Lane, Hackney Wick, E9 | Same location as The Yard
Located between Hackney and the Olympic Park, Queen's Yard on White Post Lane in Hackney Wick is home to a thriving arts community. Venues within Queen's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Glass Factory Studios
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
Glass Factory Studios is a studio and venue complex on the ground floor of a converted Victorian warehouse within Queen's Yard in the heart of ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Yard

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Elevator Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Mother Studios, Queens Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
Elevator Gallery is a contemporary artist-run space in Hackney Wick, London and is housed in the attic of a former chocolate factory, above Mother Studios. Curators ... More
 
 
 
German Deli
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
3 Park Street, Clerkenwell, London E9 | Same location as The Yard
German Delicatessen ... More
 
 
 
Schwartz Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
White Post Quay, 92 White Post Lane, E9 | Same location as The Yard
Schwartz Gallery re-opened on 8th August 2008 with 'Shift - Reflections in Time and Place' as part of the first Hackney Wicked Arts Festival. Located in ... More
 
 
 
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Smokey Tails
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
Container Yard, 119 Wallis Road, E9 | 2 minutes from The Yard
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Number 90
London > Restaurants >
90 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, E9 | 2 minutes from The Yard
Sitting pretty next to the River Lea, Number 90 is a multi-arts venue that brings together food, booze, music and art. Opened in early 2014, the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wick Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
28 Felstead Street, E9 | 3 minutes from The Yard
The prices are cheap and the portions enormous at The Wick Cafe, a long-standing local institution in Hackney Wick which serves all day English breakfast. A ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Yard

The Yard gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Copper Box Arena
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 3 minutes from The Yard
The 7,000-capacity Copper Box, home to the Handball Arena during the 2012 Olympics, has been transformed into a new venue for a wide range of indoor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Olympics BMX Track
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, E20 | 7 minutes from The Yard
The adapted Olympic BMX Track, the home of the BMX Cycling competition in the 2012 London Olympics, reopens to the public on 4th March 2014, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Olympic Park, E20 | 7 minutes from The Yard
A year after the 2012 London Olympic Games, the former Olympic Park re-opened as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - a site of over 250 acres ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Yard

The best pubs near London The Yard.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Neighbourhood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 15 minutes from The Yard
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
People's Park Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, London E9 | 15 minutes from The Yard
The People's Park Tavern, a cavernous Victorian gastro pub just north of Victoria Park, welcomes punters with its comfortable Chesterfield sofas and decent ales from the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Victoria
London > Nightlife > Pubs
110 Grove Road, Bow, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 21 minutes from The Yard
The award-winning Yummy Pub Co has expanded recently with their latest London venture of transforming The Victoria in Mile End into a trendy gastropub. Formerly a ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Yard

The Yard clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crate Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Queen's Yard, E9 | Same location as The Yard
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ... More
 
 
 
Shapes
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
117 Wallis Road, E9 | 2 minutes from The Yard
... More
 
 
 
 
 

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The Bat and Ball
The Bat and Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 15th December 2016 

Westfield London - Stratford 5.53 miles from The Yard

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