1001 NIGHTS †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 17TH MARCH 2013

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, 147 Tooley Street, Bankside, More, London SE1 2HZ
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OPENING TIMES
Various show times
PRICES
Under 21s £10, Adults £16 and Concessions £13

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1001 NIGHTSin a modern adaptation of classic Arabian tales, young bookworm, Shahrazad, transports her father and friend each night to an imagined world filled with kings, jinns and viziers using everyday bedroom objects. After 1001 journeys to the mythical lands, her stories teach them a series of lessons about their life in London and the world they live in. Directed by Douglas Rintoul, the fantastical production is suitable for young audiences aged between 6 and 9.

About Unicorn Theatre

This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people and the Clore Theatre holds 120. The company was founded in 1947, with a mission to create shows for children which are fun, challenging and exciting. More about Unicorn Theatre

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London Bridge Tube Station
4 minutes walk
Borough Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Surrey Quays Overground Station
26 minutes walk
Canada Water Overground Station
27 minutes walk
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Snowsfields NCP
6 minutes walk
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
6 minutes walk

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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £98† 38% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £146† 28% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 6 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £79† 42% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 8 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
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The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction †Dates: 1st February 2013 to 31st December 2022
1001 NIGHTS, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in Western ...More
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The View from The Shard
London > Events > Tours †Dates: 1st February 2013 to 31st December 2045
1001 NIGHTS, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
The View from The ShardAt almost twice the height of any other viewing platform in London, The View from The Shard offers visitors the chance to ...More
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Julius Caesar
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 20th January to 15th April 2018
1001 NIGHTS, 3 Potters Fields Park, SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Nicholas Hytner directs a promenade staging of Shakespeare's bloodthirsty tragedy in which Caesar returns to Rome to public adulation and the educated elite plot his assassination ...More
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Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as 1001 NIGHTS
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
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Shunt Vaults
London > Entertainment > Theatres
20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near 1001 NIGHTS
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The Shard
London > Attractions > Sights
96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
When it officially opened on Thursday 5th July 2012, The Shard became the tallest building in the European Union and the 45th tallest building in the ... More
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London Riviera
London > Attractions >
More London Place, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Every summer the London Riviera pops up in the shadow of City Hall adding a colourful food market and free entertainment ... More
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HMS Belfast
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Morgan's Lane, Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
HMS Belfast, moored at Morgan's Lane off Tooley Street, is a World War Two cruiser with nine decks. As you explore this floating museum, pop into ... More
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The best shops and markets near 1001 NIGHTS
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Charles Tyrwhitt
London > Shopping > Menswear
Unit 27a Tooley Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
The shirt company founded by Nicholas Charles Trywhitt Wheeler in 1986 while still at university has 23 stores worldwide, including one in Paris, five ... More
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
London Bridge Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
At Hotel Chocolat you'll find everything from elegant gift boxes of chocolate to sweet treats to satisfy your everyday chocolate fix, all made with a ... More
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Hawes & Curtis
London > Shopping > Menswear
The Shard Arcade, The Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Jermyn Street shirtmaker Hawes & Curtis sells good quality shirts, suits and accessories from this store in the Shard Arcade located between London ... More
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Magdalen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
152 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
An absolutely charming man called Roger Faulks co-owns this much lauded restaurant, universally loved by restaurant critics - even the picky ones. Roger had watched as ... More
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The SkyMarket
London > Restaurants >
5th Floor Magdalen House, 148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
After the success of their previous events, Bonnie-On-Sky and the London Picnic Club, Platterform have returned to present the SkyMarket, London's first ever rooftop market. Differing ... More
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Hutong
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
33rd Floor, The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
Like the Hong Kong original (on the 28th Floor of One Peking), Hutong in London occupies a lofty spot, high up on the 33rd floor of ... More
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 21 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 28 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
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The best pubs near London 1001 NIGHTS.
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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
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Nine Lives
London > Nightlife > Bars
8 Holyrood Street, SE1 | 1 minute from 1001 NIGHTS
The founders of Sweet&Chilli, experts in cocktail research and creation, are behind this late night Bermondsey Street cocktail bar. Set in a Victorian ... More
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Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
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Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
... More
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 7 minutes from 1001 NIGHTS
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More

Unicorn Theatre events

SeesawSeesawStewart Melton's play explores the push and pull of friendship, and the ups and downs of being very young. Directed by Sarah Argent.2018-01-26T10:30:00+00002018-03-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
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Seesaw
OthelloOthelloInspired by William Shakespeare's great tragedy, this is a modern, funny and inspired play by Belgian playwright Ignace Cornelissen (Henry the Fifth, The Hunting Lodge) that brings the story of Othello to life for younger audiences and reflects on the nature of relationships, friendships and how our flaws and feelings can blind us to the truth.2018-02-03T14:00:00+00002018-03-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
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Othello
BeginnersBeginnersRenowned, award-winning writer and director Tim Crouch (National Theatre, Royal Court, Unicorn) presents this joyous and imaginative new play for families everywhere. Beginners is a funny and moving story that reminds us that the adult we'll become.2018-03-20T13:00:00+00002018-04-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
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Beginners
Five Easy PiecesFive Easy PiecesSwiss theatre director Milo Rau's ground-breaking political theatre is based on reconstructions of true stories that shatter the taboos of our age and asks how children can understand the significance of narrative, empathy, loss, subjection, old age, and the horrors sometimes inflicted on them by adults.2018-04-27T19:00:00+01002018-04-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Unicorn Theatre, 147† Tooley Street† More† † SE1 2HZ
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Kneehigh's production where the life of the artist Marc Chagall and his wife Bella are examined as they move through ...More

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Tate Modern looks at the dramatic history of Russia and the Soviet Union through the eyes of artists, designers and ...More

 
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This November, Tate Modern takes a journey through Amedeo Modigliani's career with a major new retrospective. Responsible for some of ...More

 
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Danish collective Superflex has been chosen to create this year's Hyundai Commission for Tate Modern's massive Turbine Hall. In the ...More

 

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