Pleasance Theatre  

 
 
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Carpenter's Mews, N7 9EF
 
 
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The Pleasance Theatre opened in 1995 and quickly became one of the best fringe venues in London. The building was a former timber store for the London Omnibus Company (hence the huge winch by the entrance) and the opening production was Bus! The Musical.

 

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Matthew Crosby: Let's Be Friends: Work In ProgressMatthew Crosby: Let's Be Friends: Work In ProgressThe Pappy's alumni and sketch powerhouse who stars in BBC3's Badults presents hilarious new material.2016-12-06T19:45:00+00002016-12-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Matthew Crosby: Let's Be Friends: Work In Progress
Dr Seuss's The Cat In The HatDr Seuss's The Cat In The HatLillie Collier directs Katie Mitchell's adaptation of Dr Seuss' beloved book.2016-12-06T13:30:00+00002017-01-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Now On
Dr Seuss's The Cat In The Hat
Andy Parsons: Work In ProgressAndy Parsons: Work In ProgressThe Mock The Week funny man tests out new material as he examines worrying, one of the things we Brits do best.2016-12-07T19:45:00+00002016-12-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Andy Parsons: Work In Progress
Tania Edwards: Work In ProgressTania Edwards: Work In ProgressHaving recently supported Katherine Ryan on her sell out tour, Tania Edwards brings her new work in progress show to the stage to test out fresh material.2016-12-08T19:45:00+00002016-12-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Tania Edwards: Work In Progress
Lou Sanders And Brett GoldsteinLou Sanders And Brett GoldsteinThe stand-ups come together to perform two work in progress shows.2016-12-09T19:45:00+00002016-12-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Lou Sanders And Brett Goldstein
Jack Barry: Work In ProgressJack Barry: Work In ProgressAnecdotal humour from the laid-back stand-up.2016-12-10T19:45:00+00002016-12-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Jack Barry: Work In Progress
Poles Apart - Rehearsed ReadingPoles Apart - Rehearsed ReadingJack Frost and his enforcers struggle to maintain control of Santa's Workshop so Lulu and her pack of anarchic elves plot a daring coup in a darkly humour and festive thriller about totalitarianism, God and snowmen.2016-12-11T19:00:00+00002016-12-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Poles Apart - Rehearsed Reading
Richard Todd: Work In ProgressRichard Todd: Work In ProgressThe big-haired personality presents some new material.2016-12-11T19:45:00+00002016-12-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Richard Todd: Work In Progress
Bearpit Podcast (Podcast): Xmas SpecialBearpit Podcast (Podcast): Xmas SpecialSketch comedy from Mat Ewins, Fin Taylor, Matt Winning, Lolly Adefope, John Kearns, Adam Hess, Pat Cahill, David Elms and Richard Gadd.2016-12-12T19:30:00+00002016-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Bearpit Podcast (Podcast): Xmas Special
Chris Turner, Daniel Nils Roberts, And Douglas Walker: Work In Progress (3/5 Of Racing Minds)Chris Turner, Daniel Nils Roberts, And Douglas Walker: Work In Progress (3/5 Of Racing Minds)The improv legends and award-winning comedians present fresh material.2016-12-12T19:45:00+00002016-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Chris Turner, Daniel Nils Roberts, And Douglas Walker: Work In Progress (3/5 Of Racing Minds)
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Caledonian Road Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
29 minutes walk
 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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53 Upper Street, N1 | 22 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Matthew Crosby: Let's Be Friends: Work In Progress
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 6th December 2016 - 7.45pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
The Pappy's alumni and sketch powerhouse who stars in BBC3's Badults presents hilarious new material....More
 
 
 
Now On
Dr Seuss's The Cat In The Hat
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th December 2016 to 2nd January 2017 - Various Times
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
Lillie Collier directs Katie Mitchell's adaptation of Dr Seuss' beloved book....More
 
 
 
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Andy Parsons: Work In Progress
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Wednesday 7th and Tuesday 13th December 2016 - 7.45pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
The Mock The Week funny man tests out new material as he examines worrying, one of the things we Brits do best....More
 
 
 
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Market Road, N7 | 3 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Hanover Trading Estate North Road, N7 | 2 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Unit 1, Hanover Trading Estate, North Road, N7 | 2 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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465a Caledonian Road, N7 | 3 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The George Shillibeer
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
1 Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
George Shillibeer brought the omnibus to London’s streets, and standing on the site of one of his original omnibus depots is The George Shillibeer pub and ... More
 
 
 
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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
45 Roman Way, Holloway, N7 | 6 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Prince Albert
London > Nightlife > Pubs
163 Royal College Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A decent gastropub that retains enough of the 'pub' aspect to ensure a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Leather sofas are well worn, despite a recent change of ... More
 
 
 
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The Junction Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
101 Fortess Road, NW5 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Having been voted North London pub of the Year 2008 by CAMRA - the Campaign for Real Ale for those of you who don't know your ... More
 
 
 
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Quinns
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65 Kentish Town Road, NW1 | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
At first glance you wouldnt put Quinns down as an Irish pub - put the name aside and what you have is simply a great ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Ardizzone: A Retrospective
Ardizzone: A Retrospective
Exhibitions | Until 15th January 2017 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The House of Illustration stages a retrospective of English illustrator and author Edward Ardizzone, the much-loved children's illustrator who drew ...More

 
The Tale Of Kitty-In-Boots
Exhibitions | Until 5th February 2017 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Quentin Blake's original illustrations for the rediscovered and unpublished Beatrix Potter manuscript, The Tale Of Kitty-in-Boots....More

Laura Carlin: Ceramics
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2017 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More

Barry Ferns And Friends
Comedy | On 6th December 2016 

Angel Comedy Club 1.81 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Comedians who featured at this year's Edinburgh Fringe present their material....More

Laura Lex: Tyrannosaurus Lexx
Comedy | On 6th December 2016 

The Camden Head 1.88 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The 2016 Chortle Awards nominee aims her trademark comedy kaleidoscope at marriage, feminism, identity, and the grinning idiots that built ...More

Swipe Right Theatre: 2 Become 1
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

The King's Head 1.96 miles from Pleasance Theatre

A comedy musical following four girls in the 90s as they embark on a night of speed dating, meeting Mr ...More

Counterparts And Expire
Concerts | On 6th December 2016 

Underworld 1.97 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The two hardcore rock outfits co-headline their winter tour. With support from Landscapes and Knocked Loose....More

Roy Ayers
Concerts | Until 7th December 2016 

The Jazz Cafe 1.99 miles from Pleasance Theatre

The man from Los Angeles who was instrumental in the inception of the acid jazz and jazz funk movements performs ...More

Paradox
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 13th December 2016 

EGG 2.03 miles from Pleasance Theatre

House and techno fusion courtesy of Ex Sound System....More

Mary Stuart
Mary Stuart
Theatre | Until 21st January 2017 

Almeida Theatre 2.03 miles from Pleasance Theatre

Following critical acclaimed productions of Uncle Vanya and Oresteia, associate director of the Almeida Theatre Robert Icke now presents an ...More

 
 
 
 
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