Plastic People  

 
 
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147-149 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3QE
 
 
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Don't come to Plastic People expecting a stylish bar and the latest trendy cocktails. There's nothing fancy about this basement club, but what it does offer is kick ass beats and a killer sound system. This is one of the most musically diverse venues in town, and you'll hear any or all types of jazz, funk, house, latin, electro, afro beats and hip-hop - depending on the night. The musical standards are consistently high but there is nothing pretentious about the place, and the crowd come to get down. Their no-frills clubbing formula has won them a legion of devotees and provides a welcome contrast with the new generation of slick Ditchland bars.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
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Leonard Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  40% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Plastic People
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  38% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  34% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Plastic People
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nearest to Plastic People
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Cargo
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Cargo were pioneers of the multi-tasking MDF concept (that's Music-Dance-Food, not cheap fibreboard) and boast one of the most imaginative live music line-ups in the capital, ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Of Hoxton
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1-5 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Plastic People
Bar, club and art collective, the Queen of Hoxton prides itself on being a youth club for the adults of the east side. Opened in March ... More
 
 
 
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Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 20 minutes from Plastic People
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
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Plastic People clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Old Street Records
London > Nightlife > Bars
350-354 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Plastic People
Having won over the masses south of the river with their record store-inspired venues, Venn St. Records and Northcote Records, the vibe continues East ... More
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Music Hall
London > Nightlife > Bars
134 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A3AR | 1 minute from Plastic People
We couldn't help smiling at the idea of Bar Music Hall in Shoreditch, and headed down prepared for a truly soulless night of trendy tapas and ... More
 
 
 
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Night Call
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 27th January 2017 - 8pm-2am
Plastic People, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Plastic People
The resident DJs spin a variety of dance music....More
 
 
 
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Love Life: Act 1
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th, 26th, 27th and 28th Jan 2017 - 12noon-6pm
Plastic People, 99 Hoxton Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Plastic People
A new commission by Jonathan Baldock and Emma Hart in which visitors will discover large-scale props and objects which give the illusion of being in the ...More
 
 
 
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Hoxton Ukulele Hootenanny
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 23rd January 2017 - 7pm-12midnight
Plastic People, 1-5 Curtain Road, EC2A | 6 minutes from Plastic People
Participate in uke renditions of classics and modern pop....More
 
 
 
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Plastic People
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Plastic People
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxton Square
London > Attractions >
N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Home to some of east London's hottest restaurants and bars. ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Plastic People
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Murdock
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
46 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E27DP | 1 minute from Plastic People
Well groomed gentlemen come to Murdock's for an old fashioned wet shave, a hair cut and - for the more discerning - a manicure and shoe ... More
 
 
 
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Sh! Women's Erotic Emporium
London > Shopping > Specialists
57 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Tea and sex, how very British! This friendly boutique in Hoxton Square offers girlies the chance to seek out kinky playthings, books and erotica, in a ... More
 
 
 
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KK Outlet
London > Shopping > Art and Design
42 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Just the kind of hip, happening 'multifunctional' space you'd expect on Hoxton Square, KK Outlet is not just a shop and gallery it's also the offices ... More
 
 
 
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Commune at Goodhood
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
151 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | Same location as Plastic People
Located on the lower floor of the 3,000 square foot Goodhood Store in Shoreditch, Commune at Goodhood is a partnership between Brett Redman (Elliot's Cafe, Borough ... More
 
 
 
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The Diner Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
128-130 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
This cheery and uncomplicated US-style Diner sensibly keeps the formula just the same, with a short menu of smoky and protein-rich American favourites, and a dining ... More
 
 
 
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The Breakfast Club, Hoxton
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2-4 Rufus Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Following the success of their Soho cafe, opened in 2005, The Breakfast Club opened three more cafes across London. This one comes with a license so ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5 minutes from Plastic People
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 10 minutes from Plastic People
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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Plastic People gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Plastic People
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 10 minutes from Plastic People
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Plastic People
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Plastic People.
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 1 minute from Plastic People
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from Plastic People
... More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 11 minutes from Plastic People
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Bill Viola
Exhibitions | Until 11th August 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 21 minutes walk from Plastic People

The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a ...More

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Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 21 minutes walk from Plastic People

Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire ...More

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Exhibitions | Until 17th April 2017 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Plastic People

The Museum of London marks the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of 1666 with a ...More

 
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Dance | Until 28th January 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

The London-based investigative arts organisation presents an installation comprised of multiple pieces by choreographers, visual artists, scientists and designers exploring ...More

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The Vulgar
Exhibitions | Until 5th February 2017 

Barbican Art Gallery 1.36 miles from Plastic People

What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance ...More

 
Omer Arbel: 44
Exhibitions | Until 18th April 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

This bespoke light installation by the artist for the Barbican Foyer was produced by Bocci, a Vancouver and Berlin-based design ...More

The Fantastic Barbican World
Exhibitions | Until 16th April 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

Explore Chamberlin, Powell and Bon's endeavour to combine spaciousness with high density development. The exhibition includes a number of residential ...More

The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined
Exhibitions | Until 5th February 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

Over 120 garments and accessories drawn from major public and private collections worldwide, providing an insight into the inherently challenging ...More

Public Composers' Workshop
Exhibitions | On 23rd January 2017 

Guildhall School Of Music And Drama 1.41 miles from Plastic People

Literary & Education, Lecture....More

The Guildhall School Research Works: Explorations In Creative Learning
Exhibitions | On 23rd January 2017 

Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 1.48 miles from Plastic People

Literary & Education, Discussion/Debate....More

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