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Spring LoadedSpring Loaded, The Place's annual festival of contemporary dance, bounces back to London this May, showcasing new talent in the dance world. Laila Diallo kicks off the festival on 11th May with a piece which explores themes of migration and displacement. This modern physical theatre piece is just a taster of the exciting array of dance you'll find at the Spring Loaded festival which runs from 11th May to 22nd June. Since launching in 1987, Spring Loaded has been a spring board for many household names including Matthew Bourne, Wayne McGregor (resident choreographer of The Royal Ballet) and DV8 artistic director Lloyd Newson. This year's programme includes James Cousins' There We Have Been, a duet where the female character barely ever touches the floor, a new work by 2010 Sadler's Wells Global Dance Contest winner James Wilton, and a performance by this year's Place Prize winner Riccardo Buscarini who combines dance with a live gig in a performance about memories, motherhood, and hot pink knitwear.

 

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London's specialist venue for contemporary ballet, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers classes to everyone from 5-year-old beginners and amateurs on evening classes to some of the world's top professionals. More about The Place

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Spring Loaded  Gary Clarke: Cameo Cookie. Photo by Gavin Coward  

   
Spring Loaded - Gary Clarke: Cameo Cookie. Photo by Gavin Coward

Spring Loaded Gary Clarke: Cameo Cookie. Photo by Gavin Coward 


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Euston Tube Station
 
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Euston Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  37% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 1 minute from Spring Loaded
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
ibis London Euston St Pancras
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £62  37% off
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 5 minutes from Spring Loaded
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  40% off
Coram Street, WC1N | 6 minutes from Spring Loaded
This is a smart, modern hotel located in one of the Capital's oldest and most beautiful areas. Bloomsbury is a great place to stay since it's ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 1st June 2017 - 6pm-8pm
Spring Loaded, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
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Discovering Literature: Shakespeare And His Contemporaries
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 31st May and Wednesday 7th June 2017 - 2pm-4pm
Spring Loaded, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Tuesday 30th May 2017 - 11am-1pm
Spring Loaded, 12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 6 minutes from Spring Loaded
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
Bloomsbury Theatre main auditorium closed until Summer 2016. Bloomsbury Theatre Studio is unaffected and continues to operate as normal. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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The Magic Circle
London > Entertainment >
12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 6 minutes from Spring Loaded
The purpose built headquarters of The Magic Circle in Euston houses a vast collection of posters and memorabilia relating to the history of mystery. The ... More
 
 
 
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Curzon Bloomsbury
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
The Brunswick, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from Spring Loaded
The arthouse Renoir Cinema underwent a major refurbishment in 2015 by The Curzon Cinema Group. Reopening as the Curzon Bloomsbury, the new name pays homage to ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Spring Loaded
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St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from Spring Loaded
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
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British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
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John Ritblat Gallery - Treasures of British Library
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
The John Ritblat Gallery contains a permanent display of over 200 of the British Library's greatest treasures. It includes documents which made and recorded history, ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Alara Wholefoods
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
58 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
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School of Life
London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Spring Loaded
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
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North Sea Fish Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
7 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
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London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as Spring Loaded
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from Spring Loaded
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Spring Loaded gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Spring Loaded
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 6 minutes from Spring Loaded
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
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Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 10 minutes from Spring Loaded
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
 
 
 
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Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Spring Loaded
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The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Spring Loaded
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
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GNH Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Great Northern Hotel, King's Cross, London N1C | 7 minutes from Spring Loaded
The GNH Bar takes up almost the entire ground floor of the Great Northern Hotel and opens directly onto the western concourse of King's Cross Station. ... More
 
 
 
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The Big Chill House
London > Nightlife > Bars
257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from Spring Loaded
From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
 
 
 
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Spring Loaded
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 

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Frauke Requardt: MothersFrauke Requardt: MothersIn this new performance Requardt is joined by Neil Callaghan and Jacob Ingram-Dodd for a dance across sticky surfaces with slippery bodies.2017-05-31T20:00:00+01002017-06-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Frauke Requardt: Mothers
Hannah Buckley And Lea TirabassoHannah Buckley And Lea TirabassoA double bill of new dance performances including Hannah Buckley's duet S/He, reflecting on gender constructs in modern life and Lea Tirabasso's Toys.2017-06-03T20:00:00+01002017-06-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Hannah Buckley And Lea Tirabasso
May-We-Go-Round'/Comebacks I Thought Of LaterMay-We-Go-Round'/Comebacks I Thought Of LaterA double bill of dance performances from The Hiccup Project and Eleanor Sikorski.2017-06-07T20:00:00+01002017-06-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
May-We-Go-Round'/Comebacks I Thought Of Later
Jessica And MeJessica And MeCristiana Morganti offers a tantalising glimpse into her career. This solo show is a self-portrait in two voices: her inner self (Cristiana) and her alter-ego (Jessica). A fascinating expose on the life of a star dancer.2017-06-10T20:00:00+01002017-06-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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Jessica And Me
NTOTO Dance 2017NTOTO Dance 2017Works performed by the talented undergraduate dancers from London Studio Centre, one of the country's most prestigious performing arts colleges.2017-06-13T20:00:00+01002017-06-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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NTOTO Dance 2017
Scottish Dance Theatre: Dreamers TuTuMuckyScottish Dance Theatre: Dreamers TuTuMuckyScottish Dance Theatre: Dreamers TuTuMuckyHigh-energy contemporary dance and hip hop in Dreamers by Slovakian choreographer Anton Lachky and London-based choreographer Botis Seva's TuTuMucky. Scottish Dance Theatre has commissioned hot new choreographer Botis Seva to create new work, TutuMucky, for this double bill when it will be performed along with the award-winning Dreamers, a hit for 2017-06-16T20:00:00+01002017-06-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon

event > Dance > Traditional dance - Mixed Programme
PRICING  £16, concs £12
DATES  Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2017
VENUE  The Place 
High-energy contemporary dance and hip hop in Dreamers by Slovakian choreographer Anton Lachky and London-based choreographer Botis Seva's TuTuMucky. Scottish Dance Theatre has commissioned hot new choreographer Botis Seva to create new work, TutuMucky, for this double bill when it will be performed along with the award-winning Dreamers, a hit for ... More about this event
 
21CC21CCA double bill of dance performances entitled The Ballad Of The Apathetic Son And His Narcissistic Mother and 43 Percent.2017-06-21T19:30:00+01002017-06-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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EDge: LondonEDge: LondonThree freshly created works by Tony Adigun, Patricia Okenwa, Karen and Allen Kaeja appear alongside Strange Blooms, a restaging of the Shobana Jeyasingh creation that explores the anatomy of plant cells under a microscope.2017-06-27T19:30:00+01002017-06-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
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EDge: London
London Contemporary Dance School: Graduation Performances 2017London Contemporary Dance School: Graduation Performances 2017The highlight of London Contemporary Dance School's performance calendar sees students perform works by a line-up of four national and international choreographers. Watch premieres by Liz Aggiss, Hannes Langolf, Victor Quijada and a creation by Lauren Potter inspired by Rosemary Butcher's work Still Slow Divided.2017-07-07T19:30:00+01002017-07-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
 
London Contemporary Dance School: Graduation Performances 2017
 
 

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Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths
Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2017 

British Library 4 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

The British Library marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution with a major exhibition this year. Russian Revolution: Hope, ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 13th June 2017 

British Library 4 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

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Electricity: The Spark of Life
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Exhibitions | Until 2nd July 2017 

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