Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 21ST FEBRUARY 2013

ADDRESS
, 190 New North Road, Islington, Canonbury Yard, London N1 7BJ
 
 
Dates:
 
OPENING TIMES
Thu 7pm
 

Nearby

 
 
  • Visitor Information

Mark Ball, artistic director of LIFT (the London International Festival of Theatre) since April 2009, will be the speaker at the February edition of Campfire, a monthly storytelling session held at The Lighthouse in Canonbury. Mark will be sharing the stories that have arisen from his 15 years experience as a theatre director, most recently organising LIFT, a five-week festival of which attracts audiences of over 43,000 to London - from the West End, to a car park in Croydon. If you wish to attend RSVP by emailing campfire@ditto.tv.

 

About The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse in Canonbury is the 5,000 square feet studio space run by creative agency ditto who run regular events including a monthly storytelling session and art exhibition evening. It features a diverse range of artists, icons, companies, collectives, personalities and raconteurs, who share the story of who they are and how they got there with a public audience, alongside a gallery exhibition. More about The Lighthouse


LondonTown.com - Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London throughout 2017

Find out the best London 2017 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2017 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  29% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 11 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £48  27% off
Central Street, EC1V | 14 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  23% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 16 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
On Soon
Jack Left Town & Special Guests
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Sunday 25th June 2017 - 7pm-9pm
Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival, 2A Shepperton Road, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
London improv's own fab four presents special guests Joseph Morpurgo, Graham Dickson and The RH Experience....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Elf Lyons: Swan
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 27th Jun to 1st Jul 2017 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival, 2A Shepperton Road, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Comedy, Sketch....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Mystery Meat
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Thursday 6th July 2017 - 7.30pm-9.30pm
Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival, 2A Shepperton Road, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Comedy, Sketch....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 7 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

The best shops and markets near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

What are the best dining options near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North Star
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
188-190 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
South American Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 19 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 18 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

The best pubs near London Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 8 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 12 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
 

Also in New North Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
188
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival, Campfire: Mark Bal, LIFT Festival
 
 

Hotels Near

Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival

 
 
Near Campfire: Mark Ball, LIFT Festival
All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

 
 
 
Red Riding Hood And The Wolf
Theatre | Until 16th July 2017 

Little Angel Theatre 9 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

The story of Red Riding Hood, with a twist....More

God's Waiting Room
Theatre | On 22nd June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Motormouse Productions present Karen Bartholomew's end of life comedy which meets Stella and Connie as they face the unthinkable - ...More

Bad Men
Theatre | Until 22nd June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

The work by My Mate Dave, asks what does it mean to be a modern man...More

Face The Camera And Smile
Theatre | Until 22nd June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Dan Horrigan's play about consent and ending conflict responsibly told through the actions of four characters united by conflict....More

Fridge
Theatre | Until 22nd June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

The play deals with the issues to be faced when a family member returns home after being away for a ...More

Momma Golda
Theatre | On 22nd June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Thelma Ruby stars in this adaptation of William Gibson's 'Golda'....More

Incident At Vichy
Theatre | Until 25th June 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

...More

Holy Crap
Theatre | Until 8th July 2017 

The King's Head 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Nick Thompson Productions deals with the launch of Britain's first pay-to-view religious channel and the problems of its founder....More

Isaac Julien: "I Dream A World" Looking For Langston
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2017 

Victoria Miro 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Large-scale and silver gelatin photographic works and archival material inspired by Julien's seminal work....More

Alice Neel: Uptown
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2017 

Victoria Miro 10 minutes walk from Campfire: Mark Ball, Lift Festival

Paintings by the artist in an exhibition which focuses on a five decade period in which the artist lived and ...More

New on LondonTown

 
 
Nobu Shoreditch
Nobu Shoreditch
Dining 

At the heart of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch, this stunning 240-seat restaurant is the place to ...More

 
VQ Aldgate
VQ Aldgate
Dining 

Famous for staying open 24 hours VQ is a great spot, day or night, for ...More

 
Shikumen Aldgate
Dining 

Shikumen at Dorsett City follows in the footsteps of its flagship restaurant at Dorsett Shepherds Bush, which has received Bib Gourmand from the Michelin guide inspectors....More

The Ivy Tower Bridge
The Ivy Tower Bridge
Dining 

Part of the Ivy's brasserie style restaurants, this one has a rather good riverside location ...More

 
Tom Simmons
Tom Simmons
Dining 

Tom Simmons, a former star of MasterChef: The Professionals, dishes up cockle popcorn, laverbread mayonnaise ...More

 
Rola Wala
Rola Wala
Dining 

After the success of Street Feast residencies Rola Wala serves up authentic, healthy, every day ...More

 
Tibits Bankside
Dining 

Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
Dining 

The Oystermen, aka Matt Lovell and Rob Hampton, ...More

 
Duddell's
Duddell's
Dining 

A sibling to Duddell's in Hong Kong, akin to walking into the home of a ...More

 
Gabeto
Gabeto
Dining 

Modern brasserie in Camden Market with Lee Andrews, formerly of Chiltern Firehouse, as head chef ...More

 
Hampstead Beach
Hampstead Beach
Seasonal | From 2nd July 

JW3

Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, ...More

 
Waiting for Godot
Theatre | From 5th September 

Arts Theatre

Samuel Beckett's controversial Waiting for Godot comes to the Arts Theatre in September. The show sees Didi and Gogo and their aching feet pass the time playing games near a tree while they wait for ...More

Venus In Fur
Venus In Fur
Theatre | From 6th October 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

David Ives' hit Broadway show Venus in Fur opens in the West End this August, ...More

 
The Majority
The Majority
Theatre | From 11th August 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Writer and performer Rob Drummond follows on from his acclaimed production Bullet Catch with another ...More

 
Best Beaches in London
Best Beaches in London
Article 

There's need to leave town when you're in search of sand, feel the grains ...More

 
Serpentine Pavilion 2017: Designed by Francis Kere
Serpentine Pavilion 2017: Designed by Francis Kere
Exhibitions | From 23rd June 

Serpentine Gallery

The award-winning architect Diebedo Francis Kere brings his ...More

 
The Revolution will be Photocopied
The Revolution will be Photocopied
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Bishopsgate Institute

Create your own protest publication in a zine-making ...More

 
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Exhibitions | From 15th July 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

From hatboxes to tea chests, surfboards to aeroplanes, ...More

 
The City Is Ours
The City Is Ours
Exhibitions | From 14th July 

Museum of London

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even ...More

 
Art Night London 2017
Art Night London 2017
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Whitechapel Gallery

Stay up all night on Saturday 1st July for Art Night, a night of free ...More

 
Eid Festival 2017
Eid Festival 2017
Exhibitions | On 2nd July 

Trafalgar Square

Where Christians have Christmas, Muslims have Eid - which gives you an idea of how ...More

 
Best Places for Street Food in London
Best Places for Street Food in London
Article 

London's street food scene has really taken ...More

 
September in London 2017
September in London 2017
Article 

The Wellcome Collection explores the relationship between graphic design and health, The London Design ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near The Lighthouse

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our deals for The Lighthouse hotels, including Holiday Inn Express London-City from 85% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960