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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BTEC Student Show - What Do I Know?

End of year performances by local students.

Thu 22 Jun

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:00

Fri 23 Jun

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 15:00
  • 19:00

Sat 24 Jun

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:00

The Clarinet Maestros

Ken Peplowski and Julian Marc Stringle play jazz on clarinets.

Sun 8 Oct

£20–£25 / 020 8292 9222

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

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

The Jumble Book

A new show inspired by stories of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, with puppetry, live projection, movement and more. Suitable for ages 3–6.

Wed 26 Jul

£7 / 020 8292 9222

Thu 27 Jul

£7 / 020 8292 9222

Fri 28 Jul

£7 / 020 8292 9222

…and 4 more dates until 4 Aug

The Jumble Book - Planet Play

Especially recommended for very young children, join the Tales team for a fun and interactive sensory session based on the themes and characters from The Jumble Book. This will be a brilliant and immersive opportunity for children to really get involved in true Tales from the Shed fashion! Dates: Thursday 27, Friday 28…

Thu 27 Jul

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Fri 28 Jul

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Thu 3 Aug

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Fri 4 Aug

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Liane Carroll

Award-winning jazz singer/pianist in concert.

Sat 4 Nov

£20–£25 / 020 8292 9222

The Midnight Gang

A heart-warming and hilarious tale of fun, friendship and adventure that follows five children who find themselves in hospital for a variety of reasons.

Thu 20 Jul

£10–£15 (£10; Children £10) / 020 8292 9222

Fri 21 Jul

£10–£15 (£10; Children £10) / 020 8292 9222

Sat 22 Jul

£10–£15 (£10; Children £10) / 020 8292 9222

…and 11 more dates until 6 Aug

Planet Play (Ages 0-3)

These 45-minute sessions encourage young children to develop and explore the world around them through song, music, movement and sensory experience. Devised by the creative Tales From The Shed team.

Fri 23 Jun

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:45

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

Son Yambu

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

Fri 8 Sep

£12.50 / 020 8292 9222

Summer Shed

Six weeks is a long time to keep the children entertained, but don't panic! We have the start of summer sorted with our fantastic holiday scheme. We are hosting two whole weeks of Summer Shed which will have a fresh theme each week full of fun workshops that involve drama, dance, singing and story-making. As usual…

Mon 24 Jul

£130 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tue 25 Jul

£130 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Wed 26 Jul

£130 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 7 more dates until 4 Aug

Summer Shed Holiday Workshop

Two weeks of fun workshops in drama, dance, singing and story-making, with a final performance for parents at the end of each week.

Mon 24 Jul

£130 for one week / 020 8292 9222

Tue 25 Jul

£130 for one week / 020 8292 9222

Wed 26 Jul

£130 for one week / 020 8292 9222

…and 7 more dates until 4 Aug

Tales Big Day Out

Kids can take part in interactive workshops abd watch a performance of Tales from the Shed before a huge Tales extravaganza in the amphitheater. There are also other free activities to enjoy. Suitable for ages 0–6.

Sat 1 Jul

£8 (babies under 1 year free) / 020 8292 9222

Tales Big Day Out

Interactive workshop and activities for children including a fun performance of Tales from the Shed.

Sat 1 Jul

£8 / 020 8292 9222

Tales From The Shed (Ages 0-6)

Vibrant, interactive theatre shows with puppets and live songs, featuring such characters as Can-Can the beautiful bird, laid-back Lion Down and The Thing That Goes Blurgh.

Fri 23 Jun

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 11:30 – 12:20

Sat 24 Jun

£6 / 020 8292 9222

  • 10:00 – 10:50
  • 11:30 – 12:20

Tales from the Shed

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

Fri 23 Jun

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Sat 24 Jun

£6 / 020 8292 9222

Fri 8 Sep

£6 / 020 8292 9222

…and 18 more dates until 28 Oct

The Youth Theatre Festival - Minds Think Alike

Chickenshed's Youth Theatre present a range of original, devised theatre pieces that ask us to consider the way in which we are defined as social beings; exploring memory through the individual and collective experience and shining a light on the way in which young people, transitioning into adulthood, interact and…

Wed 12 Jul

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:00

Thu 13 Jul

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:00

Fri 14 Jul

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 19:00

Sat 15 Jul

£5 / 020 8292 9222

  • 17:30

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