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Compton AvenueIslingtonLondonN1 2UN
- +44 20 7226 1686
A beautiful, unique and cool venue to see a ticketed event. We came to see the live Stuff You Should Know podcast and every aspect was great:
Getting in was a breeze, the line moved quickly and efficiently. We sat upstairs, which provided a great view, there were a few "bad" seats without good visibility, but not many. The acoustics were spot on, absolutely no issues with sound.
There is a...more
I never thought that I would see a show inside a church!! Union chapel was a great venue for intimate concerts and what brought me there a live podcast, Stuff You Should Know. I was stocked to find out it was still a working church. Felt strange to have a bar in the corner, though you were able take alcohol in to chapel. It was amazing. Fantastic acoustics. Being a working church, pews are not...more
The day I landed in London, my sister told me about a Keb Mo concert the very next night - I looked it up and the venue was SO close to my friend's house that I decided to head over. I'm so glad I did - the concert was amazing and the venue superb.
Honestly - these are the best acoustics of any show I've attended in a long time - but, it makes sense, right? Churches were built to convey...more
Absolutely blown away by this venue. Went to watch a gig here (Aurora) and it was incredibly atmospheric. I knew the venue was a church but didn't realise how big and grand it was! I was sitting upstairs on the balcony, three rows from the front and could see most of the stage apart from the far right. The acoustics are amazing....if I could watch all the gigs I go to here I would! I wasn't...more
Even though I am up in Angel all the time, I don't tend to venture up as far as Highbury and Islington, so I never realised how lovely this church is! There's some lovely stained glass (on one side - the other side was bombed, in what made Highbury corner).
I took a group for the free organ recital they do once a month, on their refurbished organ (there's loads of info about it on their...more