Events at Arcola Theatre
Venue Details & Map
27 Arcola StreetKingslandLondonE8 2DJ
- +44 (0)20 7503 1646
The arcola is a hidden gem in London. I have been here many times and really enjoy the venue, it always feels like a very intimate place and so you often feel like part of the piece when sitting on the front row. But this is usually a good thing- depending on the play! I have seen a lot of good plays and some that were just ok but they always make me think, which is a real plus for me. When it...more
What a little beauty this is! Cool, alternative theatre which massively suits its location. I've seen two fantastic plays here now. Everything about the Arcola is great.more
I love this place. Just been to visit the new venue and am very pleased to see they've managed to take the old atmosphere of creativity, community and cheer to the new larger premises down the road. Testament to the great work the theatre does in the community is the continuation and even increase in the Arts Council funding - a rare case these days!more
As you'd expect from the location, it's a funky little hip theatre which aims to be the world's first carcon neutral theatre. Which means reusable laminated tickets from what i can gather.
Bar sells the usual beers, spirits, tea, coffee and organic juices and fizzy pop. Prices are reasonable i suppose.
Quirky shabby chic decor, comfy sofas, paperback books to read and ultra friendly...more
The Arcola theatre is one of those places that I've been telling myself I really need to visit. However a succession of evenings at the Yoga centre, art gallery or climbing wall have put paid to that happening. And now I have, I wish I had dragged myself there sooner.
It's an intimate and enchanting space with a ramshackle charm reminiscent of the bars I went to in East Berlin. There's no...more