The Place

 
 
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17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9PY 
 
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The PlaceLondon's specialist venue for contemporary ballet, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers classes to everyone from 5-year-old beginners and amateurs on evening classes to some of the world's top professionals. Two of London's best companies, Richard Alston Dance Company and the Robin Howard Dance Theatre have their homes here, and there is also a comfortable, versatile 300-seat theatre with a year-round programme of contemporary dance.

 

The Place events

 
Giulio D'Anna: Parkin'SonGiulio D'Anna: Parkin'SonAn intrepid performance by choreographer Giulio D'Anna and his father, professional therapist Stefano D'Anna, exploring the gulfs between the generations and the bonds forged by shared memories.24th November 2014Monday 24th November 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
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Giulio D'Anna: Parkin'Son
event > Dance > Modern Dance - Physical Theatre
DATES  Monday 24th November 2014 - 8pm-10pm
An intrepid performance by choreographer Giulio D'Anna and his father, professional therapist Stefano D'Anna, exploring the gulfs between the generations and the bonds forged by shared memories.
Ballet Introduction: WorkshopBallet Introduction: WorkshopLearn the key principles of basic classical technique.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Now On
Ballet Introduction: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for availibility
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 6.30pm
Learn the key principles of basic classical technique.
Contemporary Improvers: WorkshopContemporary Improvers: WorkshopImprove your contemporary dance techniques.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Now On
Contemporary Improvers: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 6.30pm
Improve your contemporary dance techniques.
Contemporary Level 1: WorkshopContemporary Level 1: WorkshopDance class.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Now On
Contemporary Level 1: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 6.30pm
Dance class.
Ballet Improvers: WorkshopBallet Improvers: WorkshopDance class.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Now On
Ballet Improvers: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 8pm
Dance class.
Ballet Level 2: WorkshopBallet Level 2: WorkshopA ballet dancing class.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Ongoing
Ballet Level 2: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
A ballet dancing class.
Contemporary Level 2: WorkshopContemporary Level 2: WorkshopLearn some contemporary dance moves.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Ongoing
Contemporary Level 2: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 8pm-9.30pm
Learn some contemporary dance moves.
Pilates Open Level: WorkshopPilates Open Level: WorkshopFor all abilities.24th November 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Ongoing
Pilates Open Level: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  Monday 24th November and Monday 1st December 2014 - 8pm-9.30pm
For all abilities.
Contemporary Level 3: WorkshopContemporary Level 3: WorkshopFast paced, challenging classes.24th November 2014Tuesday 2nd December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Ongoing
Contemporary Level 3: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  24th Nov, 25th Nov, 1st Dec and 2nd Dec 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
Fast paced, challenging classes.
Contemporary Introduction: WorkshopContemporary Introduction: WorkshopLearn the basic techniques of contemporary dance.25th November 2014Tuesday 2nd December 2014 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Contemporary Introduction: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Tuesday 25th November and Tuesday 2nd December 2014 - 8pm
Learn the basic techniques of contemporary dance.
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Euston Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Euston Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The Place

Near The Place
Ambassadors Bloomsbury Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £45  37% off
12 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
Just three minutes walk from Euston train station and ten minutes to Kings Cross St Pancras, the Ambassadors in Bloomsbury retains the façade of an old ... More
 
 
 
Studios2Let Apartments Cartwright Gardens
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £60  25% off
36-37 Cartwright Gardens, WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
Studios 2 Let Apartments on Cartwright Gardens are situated in the beautiful Bloomsbury area. Located right at the heart of the city, the high quality studios ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  42% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. The location of this hotel in ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest The Place

Nearest to The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from The Place
Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Cnr Of King's Boulevard And Goods Way, N1C | 8 minutes from The Place
A purpose built 1,000-seat theatre, complete with a railway track and platforms, created especially for Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of E. Nesbit's 'The Railway Children'. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The New Diorama Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15-16 Triton Street, Regents Place, Fitzrovia, London NW1 | 12 minutes from The Place
The New Diorama Theatre is an 80-seat performance space located in central London, close to Great Portland Street, dedicated to presenting the work of theatre companies ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Place

Near The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Renoir Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brunswick Shopping Centre, Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from The Place
Almost invisible in the ridiculous 1960s sci-fi architecture of the Brunswick Centre, the two-screen arthouse Renoir Cinema is a firm favourite with London's film buffs. It ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from The Place
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 9 minutes from The Place
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Place

Near The Place
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Cavafy and England: A Home From Home: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 24th November 2014 - 6pm-7pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
Examining the Egyptian-born poets close links with England....More
 
 
 
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Winners And Losers: Lecture
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 24th November 2014 - 5.30pm-7pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1B | 11 minutes from The Place
The Dingwall-Beloe Horological Lecture...More
 
 
 
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FT Weekend Interview Series - Martin Wolf
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Monday 24th November 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
Kings Place, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 11 minutes from The Place
A discussion from The Financial Times' chief economics commentator....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Place

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from The Place
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Ritblat Gallery - Treasures of British Library
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
The John Ritblat Gallery contains a permanent display of over 200 of the British Library's greatest treasures. It includes documents which made and recorded history, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Place

The best shops and markets near The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
School of Life
London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
The School of Life offers so much more than your average shopping experience. In fact, it doesn't do it justice to label it a mere shop ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alara Wholefoods
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
58 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from The Place
Alara Wholefoods Health shop on Marchmont Street has been recommended by one of our readers, poet Kim Morrissey, who took the trouble to write in to ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Place

What are the best dining options near The Place London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Number Twelve
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, , Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from The Place
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Somerstown Coffee House
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North Sea Fish Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
7 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from The Place
Fish & Chips ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Place

Near The Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as The Place
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, WC1H | 3 minutes from The Place
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from The Place
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Place

The Place gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 6 minutes from The Place
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 10 minutes from The Place
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Place

The best pubs near London The Place.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, NW1 | 5 minutes from The Place
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from The Place
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 9 minutes from The Place
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Place

The Place clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
GNH Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Great Northern Hotel, N1C | 7 minutes from The Place
The GNH Bar takes up almost the entire ground floor of the Great Northern Hotel and opens directly onto the western concourse of King's Cross Station. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Big Chill House
London > Nightlife > Bars
257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, , King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from The Place
From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Place

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Place.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Place
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Place
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from The Place
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Giulio D'Anna: Parkin'Son
Dance | On 24th November 2014 

The Place

An intrepid performance by choreographer Giulio D'Anna and his father, professional therapist Stefano D'Anna, exploring the gulfs between the generations ...More

Contemporary Level 1: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

Dance class....More

Ballet Level 2: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

A ballet dancing class....More

Contemporary Level 3: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 2nd December 2014 

The Place

Fast paced, challenging classes....More

Contemporary Level 2: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

Learn some contemporary dance moves....More

Pilates Open Level: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

For all abilities....More

Ballet Improvers: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

Dance class....More

Ballet Introduction: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

Learn the key principles of basic classical technique....More

Contemporary Improvers: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 1st December 2014 

The Place

Improve your contemporary dance techniques....More

Through The Door: New Poetry from The Archives: Talk
Exhibitions | On 24th November 2014 

British Library 4 minutes walk from The Place

An event exploring London's archives through newly commissioned poetry....More

 
 
 
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