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Streatham Festival is made up of a wide variety of events that include music, theatre, comedy, walks, talks and classes to tantalise you.  Our Event diary below shows these events.

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October 2019

E&A Wates – Little Greene Paint Workshop

16 October @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
E & A Wates, 82-84 Mitcham Lane
London, SW16 6NR United Kingdom
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£20

E&A Wates are hosting a Interior Design Paint Workshop with the Little Greene Paint Company - book quickly, these places go fast! Enjoy the presentation from a Little Green Paint specialist and gain confidence with colour and finish selection. Learn how to set the mood of the room with the colours you select, become skilled at working with several colours in one room. There are only 12 spaces on this workshop - Email or phone E&A Wates to book your…

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Wesele / Wedding

16 October @ 7:30 pm
Streatham Space Project, Unit 4, 170 Streatham Hill, The Theatre
London, SW2 4RU
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£10 – £12
Wesele / Wedding at Streatham Space Project

“A fresh angle on the popular topic of Brexit and a charismatic performance from Margot Przymierska” — A YOUNGER THEATRE There's vodka to get you in the mood for raunchy wedding games, disco polo singalongs and stories of love across borders, peppered with Polish and Esperanto.  Inspired by Wyspianski's 1901 play, Wesele holds up a mirror to our mid-Brexit society and offers a glimpse into a culture that shaped generations of Poles. It interrogates the role of traditional values, gender…

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Nowhere Nights @ The Hamlet

17 October @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Hamlet, 10 Streatham High Road
London, SW16 1DB United Kingdom
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£6

Descend the stairs at The Hamlet to be transported into a world of spoken word and live music, provided by some of London's finest performers. Showcasing local talent in both poetry and music, Nowhere Nights is an escape from the bustling High Road above into a celebration of the bohemian.

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The Floacist @ The Hideaway

17 October @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews
Streatham, SW16 2BF
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£5

Seven time Grammy nominee, The Floacist, hosts one of the capital’s finest spoken word events. Now celebrating its third acclaimed year, and always attracting the finest poets, spoken word artists, MCs, writers, rappers and articulators of words, make sure you experience the FLO at London's favourite Jazz Club!

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Sunday Morning at the Centre of the World – A play for voices by Louis de Bernières

17 October @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until 18 October, 2019

One event on 19 October, 2019 at 2:30 pm

The British Home, Crown Lane, Streatham
London, SW16 3JB United Kingdom
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£6 – £8

“Under Milk Wood for South London" Partly in homage to Dylan Thomas’s Under Milk Wood this play was originally written for radio in 2001. It is a tragi-comic account of a few hours in the lives of some of Louis de Bernières neighbours when he lived in Earlsfield during the 1980's, writing Captain Corelli’s Mandolin. De Bernières says that he wrote the play to remember and celebrate his local area just as he was about to move away forever. We…

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Tony Kofi & The Organisation @ The Hideaway

17 October @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews
Streatham, SW16 2BF
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£10

Tony Kofi unleashes his baritone sax and brings The Organisation to Hideaway, featuring a powerful combination of Hammond organ, guitar and drums alongside his trademark hard bop sound that was so critically acclaimed with the release of their collaborative album ‘Point Blank’. “A killer band with real bite” Jazzwise Magazine “Passionate… superb… heartfelt”  The Guardian https://youtu.be/5XgM_ilnN2E

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Batch & Co. Comedy

17 October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Batch & Co, 54 Streatham Hill
London, SW2 4RD United Kingdom
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£6

Batch & Co. will be hosting its first comedy night, featuring an exciting line up of some of the UK's funniest acts - performers announced soon! Located in the heart of Streatham Hill, Batch & Co. has been serving up great coffee and community passion for over three years, and will now be serving up the laughs! Hosted by Batch & Co. and co-produced by comedian Naomi Mourra, Australia's only Lebanese, lesbian, ex-Jehovah's Witness (that we know of), who's back…

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Meg in the Magic Toyshop – 10.30am and 4.00pm

18 October @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on 18 October, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Streatham Space Project, Unit 4, 170 Streatham Hill, The Theatre
London, SW2 4RU
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£5 – £8

It's first thing in the morning in the Magic Toyshop and Meg the doll has lost her glove! She must find it before the shop opens... Along with her best friend Penny the Toy Soldier, she'll need your help with her magical songs and dances to unlock the enchanted toyboxes, reveal their hidden surprises and find the missing glove! With timeless children's classics from the era of Danny Kaye and Shirley Temple, Meg in the Magic Toyshop is the perfect…

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Ray Gelato @ The Hideaway – 18th and 19th Oct

18 October @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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One event on 19 October, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews
Streatham, SW16 2BF
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£15

Ray Gelato, perhaps the last of the great jazz entertainers, leads his incredible band for two seriously hot nights at Hideaway, featuring hard hitting swing and storming solos – get ready to be whisked back to the ‘50s heyday of showtime Vegas.

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Be Scene in Streatham

19 October @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Woodfield Pavillion, Tooting Bec Common
16A Abbotswood Road, SW16 1AP
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£3

Yes I Can! Creative Workshops @ Woodfield Pavilion. Come make a little bit of Streatham History by creating a colourful Plasticine Scene representing Streatham. Make people, pets, park, food, music. Whatever you love about it. Finished framed work donated to Woodfield Pavilion for all to admire. We can ticket in advance at £3/head, £4 drop in on day - family friendly event - no age limits - everyone welcome! BOOK HERE

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Magnetic Levitation Boxes: Art & Science Children’s Workshop

19 October @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Woodfield Pavillion, Tooting Bec Common
16A Abbotswood Road, SW16 1AP
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£10

Magnetic forces and magnets have long been used in magic, sciences and arts. In this workshop, you will explore the magic of science using your creativity to craft a levitating object and make it 'float' inside a frame. The magnetic magic trick is a bonus! This is a creative workshop for 7 - 12 years old participants. Book Here

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Empire Arches Open Studios

19 October @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Empire Arches, Watts Mews off Conyers Road
Streatham, SW16 6AA
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Free

Empire Arches are a collective of creative studios based off Conyers Road in Watts Mews. On Saturday 19 October 2019 we shall be hosting an open studios day and invite you all to come and have a look around. Unit One A Good Empire. Good Empire was started in 2011 by Joely Brammer after seeing the opportunity to produce creative and affordable laser cutting for all. Joely's team of designers and makers use their expertise to help bring projects to…

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Carvalho’s Cafe : Art and Live Music

19 October @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Carvalho’s Cafe, 106 Natal Road,
London, Streatham SW16 9HZ United Kingdom
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Logo for Carvalho's Cafe

To celebrate Streatham Festival 2019, Carvalho's Cafe is holding a free event in conjunction with the Conyer's Road Open Studios. There will be fantastic live music, an art exhibition by Ania Pieniazek and depending on weather, a BBQ. All welcome. For further information contact Meire on carvalhoscafe@gmail.com Looking forward to welcoming you

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Be a Chorister for an Afternoon

19 October @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
St Leonard’s Church, Streatham High Road, London SW16 1HS
London, SW16 1HS
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Free
Picture of Choristers

In advance of the formation of a regular children's choir in January, St Leonard's Church is offering any child in school years 4-8 the opportunity to be a chorister for an afternoon. All they need is a love of singing! The afternoon will consist of fun musical learning with the opportunity to receive professional coaching and experience to joy of singing in a choir. The day will culminate with an informal concert alongside the St Leonard's choir at 4.30pm for…

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CLIP’s Big Show Rory Roar The Squeaky Lion : For ages 4 mo-5 years

19 October @ 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Streatham Tate Library, 63 Streatham High Road Streatham
London, SW16 1PN United Kingdom
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£7

The award winning sell-out CLIP team bring you a spectacular interactive theatre piece with live music & puppetry. Rory the Lion lives happily in the deepest jungle with his mummy and all of his friends until one day his roar goes missing! He sets out to find it with the help of his friends using magic, song and more! CLIP make theatre with live music for little people and their grown-ups. Interactive, joyful immersive performances, with multi-instrumentalists, tons of sensory…

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Street Dance Workshop (7-12 years)

19 October @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Immanuel and St Andrews Church Hall, 452 Streatham High Road, Streatham
London, SW16 3PY United Kingdom
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Free

Want to learn some awesome street dance moves? This one hour FREE workshop will give 7-12 year olds a taste of contemporary street dance (age appropriate, of course!) so they can go away with new found confidence on the dance floor! It's a free event for up to 20 children and it will be taught by a professional dancer. All our Dance Grooves teachers are professional dancers currently working in the industry and they are all DBS checked so you…

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Irish Dancing Workshop – for all ages providing fun and exercise

19 October @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Immanuel and St Andrews Church Hall, 452 Streatham High Road, Streatham
London, SW16 3PY United Kingdom
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Free

Come and join us for a different style of dance class providing fun and exercise to help improve your health and well-being. The academy's aims are to provide a happy, friendly environment in which pupils will enjoy learning and be inspired to achieve results of the highest possible standards and where the emphasis is on learning and enjoying dance steps. As well as passing on the cultural heritage and tradition of Irish dance, it can also build stamina and strength;…

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Flamenco Dance Workshop

19 October @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Immanuel and St Andrews Church Hall, 452 Streatham High Road, Streatham
London, SW16 3PY United Kingdom
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Free

Come and enjoy an exhilerating taster of this exciting dance form - and in this 1hr FREE worskhop you'll also develop your co-ordination, make friends and learn some Spanish phrases along the way! This workshop is open ALL the family: men and women, boys and girls of all ages and abilites are WELCOME. As Flamenco is not a partner dance you can come along with as many friends as you wish, and all of you will learn to dance with…

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The Streatham Festival Ceilidh

19 October @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Immanuel and St Andrews Church Hall, 452 Streatham High Road, Streatham
London, SW16 3PY United Kingdom
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Dancing at Streatham Festival Ceilidh

Streatham Festival Ceilidh 2019 is on Saturday 19th October with London's best ceilidh band, The Folk of the Wood, and special guest acts that include Flamenco Con Gusto. Last year's ceilidh was an epic sell-out, so this year's Grand Festival Ceilidh is at Immanuel and St Andrew's Church Hall opposite Streatham Common. There's more room for dancers and dancing. We've got some some amazing special guest performances lined up between ceilidh sets too! London's favourite ceilidh band, The Folk of…

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Below the Surface @ Baby Spinach

19 October @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Baby Spinach, The High Parade 24-26 Streatham High RD
London, SW16 1 EX
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TBC

Usually operating out of a secret location in Streatham, Below The Surface is a music discovery platform that produces videos of upcoming talent for Youtube. They will be collaborating with Baby Spinach for a one-off live music recording session on Saturday the 19th of October. Come down and listen to 3 incredible music acts that have previously appeared in Below the Surface videos in the cosy and intimate space that is Baby Spinach. You can find more information about Below…

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