Unicorn Theatre  

 
 
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Unicorn TheatreThis £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people and the Clore Theatre holds 120. The company was founded in 1947, with a mission to create shows for children which are fun, challenging and exciting. The Unicorn also has its own production team, rehearsal studio, meeting rooms and cafe. Past productions include 'Journey to the River Sea', ' Jemima Puddle Duck and Friends' and 'Billy the Kid'.

 

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Up Club: Potato Printing Party (Over 3s)Up Club: Potato Printing Party (Over 3s)Make colourful prints for summer.2016-06-04T12:00:00+01002016-06-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Up Club+: Crazy Crafts With The Potty Professor (Over 3s)Up Club+: Crazy Crafts With The Potty Professor (Over 3s)Little inventors can build a magical machine using their arts and crafts skills.2016-06-11T12:00:00+01002016-06-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Up Club: Summer Colours (Over 3s)Up Club: Summer Colours (Over 3s)Make a colourful sun catcher for your room.2016-06-18T12:00:00+01002016-06-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Up Club: Summer Colours (Over 3s)
The Hamilton ComplexThe Hamilton ComplexHETPALEIS, the Belgian theatre for young people, explores how our identity is determined as we grow up in this physical theatre piece of dance and movement involving 13 girls aged 13 and a bodybuilder.2016-06-30T19:30:00+01002016-07-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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The Hamilton Complex
Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)Learn production and technical skills in a week-long workshop.2016-07-18T10:00:00+01002016-07-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)
Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 7-10)Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 7-10)A week-long workshop led by experienced professional theatre-makers.2016-07-18T10:00:00+01002016-07-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 7-10)
Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)A week-long workshop led by experienced professional theatre-makers.2016-07-25T10:00:00+01002016-07-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 11-14)
Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 13-17)Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 13-17)Learn production and technical skills in a week-long workshop.2016-07-25T10:00:00+01002016-07-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Play In A Week 2016 (Ages 13-17)
The Owl Who Was Afraid Of The Dark (Ages 2-5)The Owl Who Was Afraid Of The Dark (Ages 2-5)Lee Lyford directs Unicorn's staging of the best-selling children's book by Jill Tomlinson.2016-09-13T11:00:00+01002016-11-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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The Owl Who Was Afraid Of The Dark (Ages 2-5)
Jason And The Argonauts (Ages 6-11)Jason And The Argonauts (Ages 6-11)Valentina Ceschi and Thomas Eccleshare's retelling of the classic Greek myth.2016-09-24T14:00:00+01002016-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147  Tooley Street  More    SE1 2HZ
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Jason And The Argonauts (Ages 6-11)
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
London Bridge Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Snowsfields NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  32% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £283  36% off
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
The first ever luxury Shangri-La Hotel in London has the unique selling point of occupying the upper floors of one of the tallest buildings in Europe. ... More
 
 
 
London Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £120  39% off
8-18 London Bridge Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
The London Bridge Hotel is an independent 4 star boutique hotel located right in the heart of London, making it an ideal accommodation choice for those ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
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London Theatre Company
London > Entertainment > Theatres
One Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
What Nicholas Hytner did next: after 12 years as director of the National Theatre, the theatre chief is building a theatre from the ground up. Designed ... More
 
 
 
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Shunt Vaults
London > Entertainment > Theatres
20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ...More
 
 
 
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Pier Pressure Boat Party
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 29th May 2016 - 7pm-12midnight
Tower Millennium Pier, Tower Pier, EC3N | 5 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Join a three hour party on a voyage down the Thames as resident DJs take to the decks to supply some of the freshest house music ...More
 
 
 
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Tower Of London Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 7 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Unicorn Theatre
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The Shard
London > Attractions > Sights
96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
When it officially opened on Thursday 5th July 2012, The Shard became the tallest building in the European Union and the 45th tallest building in the ... More
 
 
 
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HMS Belfast
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Morgan's Lane, Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
HMS Belfast, moored at Morgan's Lane off Tooley Street, is a World War Two cruiser with nine decks. As you explore this floating museum, pop into ... More
 
 
 
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City Hall
London > Attractions > Sights
110 The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
It may look like a pile of CDs tilted at a precarious angle so it's about to fall over, but this attractive Norman Foster building near ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Tyrwhitt
London > Shopping > Menswear
Unit 27a Tooley Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
The shirt company founded by Nicholas Charles Trywhitt Wheeler in 1986 while still at university has 23 stores worldwide, including one in Paris, five ... More
 
 
 
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Hawes & Curtis
London > Shopping > Menswear
The Shard Arcade, The Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Jermyn Street shirtmaker Hawes & Curtis sells good quality shirts, suits and accessories from this store in the Shard Arcade located between London ... More
 
 
 
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Maltby Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
With Borough Market getting more and more popular, some vendors have opened up shop underneath the railway arches at nearby Maltby Street. More of an informal ... More
 
 
 
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Magdalen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
152 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
An absolutely charming man called Roger Faulks co-owns this much lauded restaurant, universally loved by restaurant critics - even the picky ones. Roger had watched as ... More
 
 
 
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The SkyMarket
London > Restaurants >
5th Floor Magdalen House, 148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
After the success of their previous events, Bonnie-On-Sky and the London Picnic Club, Platterform have returned to present the SkyMarket, London's first ever rooftop market. Differing ... More
 
 
 
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Hutong
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
33rd Floor, The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
Like the Hong Kong original (on the 28th Floor of One Peking), Hutong in London occupies a lofty spot, high up on the 33rd floor of ... More
 
 
 
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WPF Therapy
London > Education > Professional Training
23 Magdalen Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Unicorn Theatre
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Wine & Spirit Education Trust
London > Education > Evening Classes
International Wine & Spirit Centre, 39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE13XF | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
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Linguarama
London > Education > English Language Courses
101 Finsbury Pavement, Bankside, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Over £1000pw. One-to-one business English courses.... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Unicorn Theatre

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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
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Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
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Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
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40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 7 minutes from Unicorn Theatre
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
 

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Mona Hatoum
Mona Hatoum
Exhibitions | Until 21st August 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Unicorn Theatre

Born in Beirut to a Palestinian family, Mona Hatoum settled in England in 1975 ...More

 
Performing for the Camera
Performing for the Camera
Exhibitions | Until 12th June 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Unicorn Theatre

Charting how performers and photographers have worked collaboratively for the past 150 years, Performing for the Camera ...More

 
A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Theatre | Until 11th September 2016 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 23 minutes walk from Unicorn Theatre

Emma Rice's first season as Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe commences with a new production of ...More

 
The Taming of the Shrew
Theatre | Until 6th August 2016 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 23 minutes walk from Unicorn Theatre

The second production in Emma Rice's inaugural season at Shakespeare's Globe will be The Taming ...More

Landmark Larks
Kids Events | Until 30th May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Unicorn Theatre

Create a silhouette of a London feature....More

The City Garden by Rebecca Louise Law
The City Garden by Rebecca Louise Law
Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2016 

The City Centre 1.39 miles from Unicorn Theatre

For the first exhibition at The City Centre artist Rebecca Louise Law, who works from a studio on Columbia Road, ...More

 
Morning Gloryville
Morning Gloryville
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 14th June 2016 

Ministry of Sound 1.47 miles from Unicorn Theatre

Clubbing and coffee are the new way to rave as party people from the '90s swap late night dance for ...More

 
Matinee Terrace Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th May 2016 

Ministry of Sound 1.47 miles from Unicorn Theatre

The Spanish DJ and producer hailing from Barcelona Flavio Zarza hits the decks to supply feel-good house music alongside Gonzalo, ...More

Drafts
Theatre | On 29th May 2016 

Southwark Playhouse 1.5 miles from Unicorn Theatre

A modern day production focusing on the electronic world we live in and the draft emails, messages and texts that ...More

Matinee Pervert
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th May 2016 

The Coronet Theatre 1.63 miles from Unicorn Theatre

Master of the decks is international Circuit and all-star Matinee DJ Flavio Zarza with house and dance courtesy of Steve ...More

 
 
 
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