Spring Loaded  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND JUNE 2013

ADDRESS
, 17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9PY
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
8pm
 
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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.

 

About The Place

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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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

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

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
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 £79  27% 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. The location of this hotel in ... More
 
 
 
ibis London Euston St Pancras
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £54  30% 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 £76  28% 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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Events near Spring Loaded

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Today Only
Introduction To The Business & IP Centre
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 27th June 2016 - 2pm-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
A practical introduction to these essential resources, events and activities available....More
 
 
 
Today Only
The Josephine Hart Poetry Hour: Robert Frost And Robert Lowell
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 27th June 2016 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
Poetry readings event....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Railway Children
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 30th October 2016
King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Spring Loaded
Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale is ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Spring Loaded

Near Spring Loaded
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Sights and Attractions near Spring Loaded

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Spring Loaded
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Shopping near Spring Loaded

The best shops and markets near Spring Loaded
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Alara Wholefoods Health shop on Marchmont Street has been recommended by one of our readers, poet Kim Morrissey, who took the trouble to write in to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
School of Life
London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
The School of Life offers so much more than your average shopping experience. In fact, it doesn't do it justice to label it a mere shop ... More
 
 
 
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Number Twelve
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Spring Loaded
... More
 
 
 
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Somerstown Coffee House
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
... More
 
 
 
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North Sea Fish Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
7 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
Fish & Chips ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Spring Loaded

Near Spring Loaded
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as Spring Loaded
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
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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
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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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
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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Spring Loaded gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Contemporary Dance School
London > Leisure > Fitness
17 Dukes Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as Spring Loaded
... More
 
 
 
National College of Karate
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Corner of Judd Street and Cromer Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Spring Loaded
Martial Arts ... More
 
 
 
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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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The best pubs near London Spring Loaded.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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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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Spring Loaded clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Head of Steam
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Eversholt Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Spring Loaded
... More
 
 
 
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from Spring Loaded
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Spring Loaded.
The Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
17 Dukes Road, Euston, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | Same location as Spring Loaded
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 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 

The Place events

 
Graduation Performances 2016Graduation Performances 2016The highlight of London Contemporary Dance School's performance calendar sees the final year degree students perform five specially commissioned works by a line-up of national and international choreographers.2016-07-01T19:30:00+01002016-07-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Graduation Performances 2016
Hagit Yakira Dance: On Falling And RecoveringHagit Yakira Dance: On Falling And RecoveringThe company explores the notion of falling and recovering over an 11 week period with a community group to bring you an improvised and interactive promenade performance with original music created by Sabio Janiak.2016-07-09T16:00:00+01002016-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Hagit Yakira Dance: On Falling And Recovering
All Hands With Freddi Opoku-AddaieAll Hands With Freddi Opoku-AddaieA fun dance workshop.2016-07-16T12:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
All Hands With Freddi Opoku-Addaie
Dance And Improvisation With Rick NodineDance And Improvisation With Rick NodineLiterary & Education, Kids' Workshop.2016-07-16T11:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Dance And Improvisation With Rick Nodine
FigurinesFigurinesA dancer sets off on a spinning journey of becoming by shaping and re-shaping herself continuously.2016-07-16T12:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Figurines
Poppin' With Just Us Dance TheatrePoppin' With Just Us Dance TheatreA family-friendly street dance workshop to get your body popping and blood pumping.2016-07-16T12:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Poppin' With Just Us Dance Theatre
Street Dance With Just Us Dance TheatreStreet Dance With Just Us Dance TheatreMake a fresh, witty dance performance that combines hip hop, physical theatre, contemporary dance and spoken word.2016-07-16T11:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
Street Dance With Just Us Dance Theatre
The Campervan Of LoveThe Campervan Of LoveThe story of Cupid, who helps the world fall in love, only for him to discover he has fallen in love himself, except his powers have suddenly deserted him.2016-07-16T11:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
The Campervan Of Love
The Magic FishThe Magic FishATMA Dance's modern take on a classic Indian myth, weaving in a mix of classical Indian and contemporary dance.2016-07-16T12:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
On Soon
The Magic Fish
Something Happening For Kids Festival 2016Something Happening For Kids Festival 2016Dance fun, performances, workshops and activities.2016-07-16T00:00:00+01002016-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Place, 17  Duke's Road      WC1H 9PY
Category: event
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Something Happening For Kids Festival 2016
 
 

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Faith Healer
Theatre | Until 20th August 2016 

The Donmar Warehouse 3 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

Following her productions of Fathers and Sons and Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Lyndsey Turner returns to the ...More

Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 18th February 2017 

Shaftesbury Theatre 5 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
Matthew Todd And Friends: Breaking Out Of The Straight Jacket
Exhibitions | On 27th June 2016 

Foyles - Charing Cross Road 6 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

The Attitude editor is joined by transgender activist Paris Lees and Diva editor Jane Czyzselska....More

Lucinda Rogers: Restaurant Drawings Historic And Contemporary
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2016 

L'Escargot 7 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

Rogers will showcase her most important restaurant and food drawings, many commissioned by Britain's leading newspapers and magazines between 1993 ...More

The Great British Graphic Novel
Exhibitions | Until 24th July 2016 

The Cartoon Museum 7 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

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Russian Contemporary Drawing. No Limits.
Exhibitions | Until 3rd August 2016 

Pushkin House 7 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

An exhibition bringing together 23 Russian artists from across the generations, from young emerging artists to older and more well-known ...More

Wimbledon at Holborn Dining Room - The Courtyard Terrace
Wimbledon at Holborn Dining Room - The Courtyard Terrace
Foodie Events | Until 10th July 2016 

Holborn Dining Room 8 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

Bubbly, strawberries and cream are served for Wimbledon in The Courtyard Terrace of the gorgeous Rosewood hotel in Holborn where ...More

 
This Much (Or An Act Of Violence Towards The Institution Of Marriage)
Theatre | Until 2nd July 2016 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

In a story that re-examines how people define themselves through relationships, the protagonist Gar risks everything to become who he ...More

Bridget Christie: Mortal - Work In Progress
Comedy | Until 6th July 2016 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

The multi-award-winning comedian tries out material for her 11th solo show....More

Andy Parsons: Slacktivist Action Group
Comedy | Until 25th July 2016 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Spring Loaded

Headed by the Mock The Week funny man, the group will discuss a current topic and decide on one piece ...More

 
 
 
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