Events Around Nunhead

Today to Thu 21 Mar, closest first.    

More details - Lost Narratives: A Hidden World of Urbex Photography
Join Atlas Obscura for a talk on urban exploration — Urbex — and what it takes to photograph abandoned buildings all over the world lead by urban explorer and photographer Claire Alaxandra Powell.
Caroline Gardens Chapel, Asylum Road, London
Fri 8 Mar 19

More details - Run the Vitality Big Half Marathon 2019 with the NSPCC!
The Vitality Big Half is an exciting half marathon in London, organised by the London Marathon. The 13.1 mile route starts at the iconic Tower Bridge in the heart of the city and finishes by the Cutty Sark in Greenwich.
Tower Bridge
Sun 10 Mar 19

More details - Celebrating the Lantern Festival
FUN ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG CHILDREN! Dance with the dragon, story telling, play the gong, colouring and crafts, wear traditional costume, try Chinese writing, use chopsticks, shop with Chinese money and lots more! Children and carers all welcome.
Dulwich Library 368 Lordship Lane
Sun 24 Feb 19

More details - Akarua Winery - Free Wine Tasting
We know it, you know it. The Akarua Brut (sparkling for those in the know) is one of the best on the block and almighty fine for any occasion.
Pop Box, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, Brixton
Wed 20 Mar 19

More details - Jude Starbeam and The Shadow Planet
Intrepid space explorers Jude Starbeam and his sister, Major Nix, set out to find the mythical Sunstar plant. But when the mission goes wrong they need all their courage and imagination to find their way home together again.
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford
Today and Fri 22 Feb

More details - BIG UP!
What happens when a Beatboxer, a Singer and a Puppeteer arrive on stage but nothing is ready for them? No set, no instruments, no puppets. No rules. Come and watch as they create a world full of joy and chaos, where objects come to life and everything is possible. BIG UP!
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford
Tue 5 Mar, Thu 7 Mar

More details - Celebrating the Lantern Festival
FUN ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG CHILDREN! Dance with the dragon, story telling, play the gong, colouring and crafts, wear traditional costume, try Chinese writing, use chopsticks, shop with Chinese money and lots more! Children and carers all welcome.
Canada Water Library 21 Surrey Quays Road
Sat 23 Feb 19

More details - Mole and Gecko: THE SHOW!
Join us on a quest for adventure on a boat with no name. Mole and Gecko is an interactive rap musical that you (the audience) help create.
Canada Water Library 21 Surrey Quays Road London
Sat 2 Mar, Sun 3 Mar

More details - King Lear
Lear is retiring. He cannot stand in the way of progress. But dividing his vast empire between his daughters comes at a cost. Now he must navigate a treacherous path leading to refuge or madness. Yard Players present a new interpretation of an epic story of loss, growing old and new beginnings.
Brockley Jack Theatre, 410 Brockley Road, Lewisham
Tue 19 Mar to Sat 23 Mar, Tue 26 Mar to Sat 30 Mar

More details - AVA London
AVA Festival and Conference returns to London for an almighty second outing, this time at London’s industrial Printworks site. An homage to it’s native roots, AVA London takes place on St.
printworks, Surrey Quays Rd, London
Fri 15 Mar 19

More details - Smack That
Kicking off the season with Rhiannon Faith’s Smack That (a conversation), Ovalhouse will transform the theatre into a giant house party, complete with cider and popcorn. But, this is no ordinary party.
Ovalhouse, 52-54 Kennington Oval
Wed 27 Feb to Sat 2 Mar, Wed 6 Mar to Sat 9 Mar, Wed 13 Mar to Sat 16 Mar

More details - Hijabi Matters
A one-woman, dramatic comedy exploring identity, culture, family pressure, and forced marriage. Hijabi Matters starts with Isha a teenage, British Syrian girl sharing a colourful exploration of her extended family in Syria. Once back home in London she faces an unexpected visitor.
Ovalhouse Theatre, 52-54 Kennington Oval, London
Thu 7 Mar 19 to Sat 9 Mar

More details - Mimesis: African Soldier: African soldier photograph installation at I
The Imperial War Museum located near Zone 1’s Elephant & Castle is showcasing their Mimesis: African Soldier photograph installation, where emotionally moving imagery is displayed in remembrance of the millions of African and colonial soldiers, labourers and carriers who served in the First World War.
Imperial War Museum London, Lambeth Road, London
Today to Sun 3 Mar

More details - ‘Taste the Greatness of Northern Ireland’ Showcase at Borough Market
Join London’s iconic Borough Market for culinary inspiration with ‘Taste the Greatness of Northern Ireland’, a showcase of the premium food and drink that Northern Ireland has to offer.
Borough Market, 8 Southwark St
Wed 13 Mar to Sun 17 Mar, Wed 20 Mar to Sat 23 Mar

More details - Rockabilly Thames River Cruise Featuring Restless and The Kopy Katz
Welcome to The Brit Boat’s Rockabilly Thames Cruise featuring two top bands RESTLESS and THE KOPY KATZ, on 23 Feb 2019 for one of the hottest gigs of the year.
Tower Pier, London
Sat 23 Feb 19

More details - The South Afreakins
Helene and Gordon are stuck in South Africa and in their same rut. One longs to get out and experience everything retirement has to offer, while one won’t leave his milk tart.
269 West Ferry Road
Today to Sat 23 Feb

More details - We Know Now Snowmen Exist
Five women go camping in a remote mountain range. None return. Chloe, Hayley, Rachel, Lisa and Zoe each have their own reasons for needing to get away. But what starts as a camping trip takes a dark turn when they start to question if they’re really alone on the mountainside.
269 West Ferry Road
Today to Sat 23 Feb

More details - Portents
What if it’s all true? Every weird theory, everything you can’t quite see out of the corner of your eye. All of it. Somewhere, lost in noise, something is sending us a message. All it takes is for somebody to listen. Somebody to reply.
269 West Ferry Road
Tue 26 Feb 19 to Sat 2 Mar

More details - FFS! (A Feminist Fable Series)
One show, three comedy tales of women facing the world. In school, at work, in our social lives; Wonderbox take a satirical look at the times that make women want to say ‘OH FFS!’ Jac is temping at a City company and her boss wants her in heels ALL DAY.
269 West Ferry Road
Tue 5 Mar 19 to Sat 9 Mar

More details - Love and Information
Someone sneezes. Someone can’t get a signal. Someone shares a secret. Someone won’t answer the door. Someone put an elephant on the stairs. Someone told the police. Someone got a message from the traffic lights. Someone’s never felt like this before.
269 West Ferry Road
Thu 14 Mar 19 to Sat 16 Mar

More details - Laugh Train Home ft. Jen Brister
Jen Brister (Live at the Apollo, Comedy Central Live at the Comedy Store, The Guilty Feminist and more...), with Jon Long (Winner of the Musical Comedy Awards 2016 - Audience Favourite Act) and MC Evan Desmarais   Laugh Train Home is known for hilarious comedy nights, a fun atmosphere and a bit of the unexpected.
The Honor Oak, 1 St Germans Road, Forest Hill
Tue 26 Feb 19

More details - Douce Douleur
Musica Antica Rotherhithe present Chansons and Liede from the 15th and 16th Century courts of France and Flanders. Featuring works by Ludovicus Episcopius, Janequin, Gombert, De Rore and Josquin.
Holy Trinity Church, Rotherhithe
Sat 23 Feb 19

More details - A Spring Awakening - White, Lotti and Rutter
It’s always a joy to wake up to a wonderful piece of music which you haven’t encountered before but which instantly becomes a firm favourite. In our Spring Concert, we’re sure you’ll discover some such gem among these exceptional choral works.
All Saints’ Church, Lovelace Rd, West Dulwich
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Bankhouse St Patrick's Day celebration
You are warmly invited to join us at Bankhouse as we celebrate St Patrick’s Day with music and refreshments. All welcome. Bankhouse is a wonderful collection of rental and shared ownership independent living apartments for over 55s, with onsite care 24/7.
Bankhouse, 20 Albert Embankment
Sun 17 Mar 19

More details - Coming Clean:  Life As A Naked House Cleaner
When he first came to London from LA, TV presenter Ethan Mechare found his ideal employment after O: The Oprah Magazine inspired him to combine his passions: nudity and spot cleaning.
The Horse and Stables, 122-124 Westminster Bridge Rd, Lambeth
Wed 27 Feb 19 and Thu 28 Feb

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