Islington Assembly Hall  

 
 
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Islington Assembly HallOpened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music venue. The grade II listed building retains much of its art deco interior and original architectural detail, including its magnificent stage. The listed Victorian building also houses the local Registry Office and Ceremony Rooms, and is renowned for its grand facade and imposing marble staircase. The main hall holds up to 600 people standing for a concert or up to 230 in a theatre-style layout for conferences, film screenings, award ceremonies and civil ceremonies. The tiered balcony seats a further 200 guests and is used at the majority of concerts held here.

 

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Mini MansionsMini MansionsThe pop three-piece promotes its EP, Works Every Time.2019-05-22T19:00:00+01002019-05-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Chris DiffordChris DiffordThe pop singer-songwriter and member of Squeeze performs.2019-05-23T19:00:00+01002019-05-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Open Mike EagleOpen Mike EagleThe American rapper performs his material.2019-05-24T19:00:00+01002019-05-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Open Mike Eagle
KatatoniaKatatoniaThe Swedish metal band performs its album Night Is The New Day in full, to celebrate its tenth anniversary.2019-05-25T19:00:00+01002019-05-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Duong Trieu Vu, Ho Le Thu, Ha Thanh XuanDuong Trieu Vu, Ho Le Thu, Ha Thanh XuanVegas-style variety featuring performances from the Paris By Night regulars.2019-05-26T18:00:00+01002019-05-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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The Budos BandThe Budos BandInstrumental funk, psych and soul band from Brooklyn.2019-05-31T19:00:00+01002019-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Liz PhairLiz PhairAlt rock from the Grammy Award-nominated American singer-songwriter.2019-06-04T19:00:00+01002019-06-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Chapo Trap HouseChapo Trap HouseA live edition of the political comedy podcast hosted by Brooklyn-based five-piece Felix Biederman, Matt Christman, Amber A'Lee Frost, Will Menaker, and Virgil Texas.2019-06-05T18:30:00+01002019-06-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Yeni TurkuYeni TurkuThe band from Turkey play uplifting traditional and modern styles.2019-06-07T19:00:00+01002019-06-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Hop AlongHop AlongThe four-piece grunge outfit from Philadelphia tour in support of their album Bark Your Head Off, Dog.2019-06-11T19:00:00+01002019-06-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Islington Assembly Hall,   Upper Street      N1 2UD
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  34% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £77  33% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 14 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  22% off
Central Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Live Music nearest Islington Assembly Hall

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Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 7 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
 
 
 
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 7 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
 
 
 
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The Lexington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 16 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Studios
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
Just a few minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre on Dagmar Passage, Little Angel Studios offer three studio spaces ... More
 
 
 
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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Three Sisters
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th April to 1st June 2019 - Various Times
Islington Assembly Hall, Almeida Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Rebecca Frecknall directs Cordelia Lynn's adaptation of Chekhov's haunting drama about three siblings - Olga, Masha and Irina - waiting patiently for their lives to begin. ...More
 
 
 
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Coral Browne: This F***ing Lady!
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th May to 3rd June 2019 - Various Times
Islington Assembly Hall, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Amanda Muggleton stars in Maureen Sherlock's one-woman drama which tells the story of the bold-living actress, whose lovers included Paul Robeson and Maurice Chevalier....More
 
 
 
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This Island's Mine
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 15th May to 8th June 2019 - Various Times
Islington Assembly Hall, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Philip Wilson directs Philip Osment's landmark drama set in a still virulently homophobic 1980s Britain....More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 4 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
 
 
 
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
 
 
 
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Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ... More
 
 
 
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
 
 
 
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The Blue Legume
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
177 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Pan-Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 16 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 18 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 20 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
 
 
 
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 18 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
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Frame King's Cross
London > Leisure >
Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 19 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
With Frame founders Pip Black and Joan Murphy set out to create a fun approach to fitness. What started out as a Shoreditch ... More
 
 
 
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The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
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The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
 
 
 
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 6 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Islington Assembly Hall
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Islington Assembly Hall.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Islington Assembly Hall
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
 
 
 
 

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Three Sisters
Theatre | Until 1st June 2019 

Almeida Theatre 3 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Rebecca Frecknall directs Cordelia Lynn's adaptation of Chekhov's haunting drama about three siblings - Olga, Masha and Irina - waiting ...More

The Slightly Annoying Elephant
The Slightly Annoying Elephant
Theatre | Until 4th August 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 3 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

David Walliams and illustrator Tony Ross' bestselling picture book is brought to the Little Angel Theatre stage for children aged ...More

 
Shoot From The Hip Impro Comedy
Comedy | On 20th May 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 8 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Improvisational comedy from the critically acclaimed troupe....More

Emeli Sande
Concerts | On 20th May 2019 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 17 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Pop and soul singer-songwriter and BRIT award-winner air tracks from her third album, Real Life....More

Nick Helm: Work-In-Progress
Comedy | On 20th May 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 19 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

The award-winning stand-up trials his latest routine....More

Sarah Keyworth: Work In Progress
Comedy | On 20th May 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 19 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Sharp, deadpan wit from the rising star, sharing her thoughts on being let down by a failing world....More

The Millennials: Battle Of Perspectives
Theatre | On 20th May 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 19 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Black Cat Theatre explore the trials and tribulations of the millennial generation with contributions from both award-winning and up-and-coming playwrights....More

Manu Brazo & Maria Gilicel
Concerts | On 20th May 2019 

Kings Place 19 minutes walk from Islington Assembly Hall

Manu Brazo & Prajna Indrawati on saxophone and piano and Maria Gilicel & Alison Rhind on violin and piano, perform ...More

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Nathalie Stutzmann conducts the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, with soprano Fatma Said, ...More

 
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