Chickenshed

Chickenshed
Chickenshed
290 Chase Side, London, N14 4PE
  • Telephone 020 8292 9222
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  • Website www.chickenshed.org.uk
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Socially conscious theatre company based in Southgate. Bringing together people from all ages and backgrounds, Chickenshed aims to create theatre to entertain, inspire, challenge and inform audiences and participants.

Established in 1974 by musician and composer Jo Collins and teacher and director Mary Ward, the theatre literally began in an old chicken shed.

Events at this venue

There are 20 events at this location

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Chickenshed Community Choir

Series of vocal sessions where you will learn and develop skills in vocal arrangement whilst gaining confidence and understanding of how the various parts of a choir work together and perform. No previous experience is necessary - all you need is an interest in singing and plenty of enthusiasm! Dates: Wednesdays: 13…

Wed 13 Sep

£7.50 / 020 8292 9222

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wed 20 Sep

£7.50 / 020 8292 9222

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wed 27 Sep

£7.50 / 020 8292 9222

  • 18:30 – 20:30
…and 3 more dates until 18 Oct

Christmas Tales

Do you like puppets? Do you like funny characters? Do you like songs? Do you like dancing? Do you like Christmas? You do?? Then you are going to LOVE Christmas Tales! The Tales from the Shed team take all of their usual fun and silliness, then they supersize it to create a festive extravaganza guaranteed to entertain the…

Tue 5 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00

Wed 6 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00

Sat 9 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

  • 09:30
  • 11:15
…and 9 more dates until 30 Dec

Christmas Tales

Festive celebration featuring new, magical and larger-than-life characters.

Tue 5 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

Wed 6 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 16 Dec

£8 / 020 8292 9222

…and 7 more dates until 30 Dec

The Clarinet Maestros

Ken Peplowski and Julian Marc Stringle play jazz on clarinets.

Sun 8 Oct

£20–£25 / 020 8292 9222

Doctor Faustus

Christopher Marlowe's notorious tale of vanity, greed and damnation.

Thu 28 Sep

£18 (£15) / 020 8292 9222

Fri 29 Sep

£18 (£15) / 020 8292 9222

Sat 30 Sep

£18 (£15) / 020 8292 9222

…and 13 more dates until 21 Oct

The Guy Tortora Band

We are absolutely delighted to welcome the The Guy Tortora Band to Chickenshed this October. Over the last few years Guy Tortora has laid claim to a unique niche on the Blues 'n' Roots scene in the UK and European Continent, from small clubs and theatres to festivals. Guy was born and raised in Pasadena, California and…

Sun 1 Oct

£10 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:30

JFK

Blues rock five-piece who add Latin, jazz and even reggae to the mix.

Sun 5 Nov

£10 / 020 8292 9222

Jo Collins & Friends

Collins plays pop, soul, funk and folk covers at this informal session.

Sun 10 Sep

£12; £10 adv (£10) / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:30

Jo Collins And Friends

The immensely talented Co-Founder of Chickenshed Jo Collins invites guests for a thrilling set of eclectic covers from pop to soul, funk, folk and more. So why not gather a group of friends, book a table and enjoy the wonderful sounds of Jo backed by her in-house band. Open Mic! There will be a spot of 'live karaoke' as…

Sun 10 Sep

£10; Children £10 / 020 8292 9222

Julian Marc Stringle & The Dream Band

Jazz from highly-rated clarinettist and his band.

Sat 9 Sep

£25; £20 adv / 020 8292 9222

  • 20:30

Julian Marc Stringle: It's Clazzical

A fusion of classical music and jazz rhythms.

Sat 9 Sep

£20 in advance; £25 on the door / 020 8292 9222

Liane Carroll

Award-winning jazz singer/pianist in concert.

Sat 4 Nov

£20–£25 / 020 8292 9222

Planet Play: Autumn

Song, music, movement and sensory experiences for young children.

Fri 8 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Fri 15 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Fri 22 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

…and 4 more dates until 20 Oct

Rapunzel

A dramatic retelling of the classic tale about a fairy princess locked in a tower.

Fri 1 Dec

£14–£20 (£14–£15; Children £14–£15) / 020 8292 9222

Fri 8 Dec

£14–£20 (£14–£15; Children £14–£15) / 020 8292 9222

Sat 9 Dec

£14–£20 (£14–£15; Children £14–£15) / 020 8292 9222

…and 7 more dates until 4 Jan 2018

Saturday Shed

Theatre club for ages 5–8.

Sat 9 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 16 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 23 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

…and 5 more dates until 28 Oct

Saturday Shed

Theatre club for ages 9–12.

Sat 9 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 16 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 23 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

…and 5 more dates until 28 Oct

Saturday Shed Performing Arts Workshop

Saturday Shed is a series of fantastic performance workshops for children involving movement, drama, singing and story-making led by our highly experienced energetic staff. It is through this energy and creativity, and as a part of our unique inclusive environment, that participants find a way to build confidence, make…

Sat 9 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 11:00
  • 11:15 – 12:15

Sat 16 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 11:00
  • 11:15 – 12:15

Sat 23 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 11:00
  • 11:15 – 12:15
…and 5 more dates until 28 Oct

Son Yambu

Original and classic Cuban son music by the London-located outfit.

Fri 8 Sep

£12.50 / 020 8292 9222

The Space Between Us Project

Creative initiative exploring the differences and commonalities between people over 50 and under.

Mon 4 Sep

£45 for 6 workshops / 020 8292 9222

Mon 11 Sep

£45 for 6 workshops / 020 8292 9222

Mon 18 Sep

£45 for 6 workshops / 020 8292 9222

…and 3 more dates until 9 Oct

Tales from the Shed

A collection of tales, songs and fun characters presented as interactive performances.

Fri 8 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 9 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Fri 15 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

…and 16 more dates until 28 Oct

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