Your guide to what’s on in and around South West London this week, including the best places to celebrate St Patrick’s Day.
Your guide to what’s on in and around South West London this week, including the best places to celebrate St Patrick’s Day:
Dorothy Bohm: Sixties London, Proud Chelsea, 161 King’s Road
When: March 14 – Sunday April 28
An exhibition showcasing the work of British photographer Dorothy Bohm. Dorothy has been taking photos for more than 70 years. This collection of her work from the 1960s shows a city and its people in a period of change.
See http://proudonline.co.uk/m/73/dorothy-bohm for more information on the exhibition.
Grimm Tales (For Kids), Polka Theatre, Wimbledon
Tickets: £12, £8 previews & concessions
When: March 16
A great day out with the kids. Theatre Iolo brings the fairy-tales of the Brothers Grimm to the Polka, adapted by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy with renowned Theatre Director Tim Supple. The performance includes the deliciously scary Ashputtel (the original Cinderella story), Hansel & Gretel and Snow White.
See http://www.polkatheatre.com/whats-on/grimm-tales for more information on the event.
For Tickets please call: +44 (0)20 8543 4888
Brixton Retro and Vintage Market
When: March 16 From 10am – 5pm
A market for vintage lovers with dozens of stalls displaying an eclectic mix of home furnishings, dresses, menswear, jewellery and collectable goods. There is also nearby Brixton market selling world goods; tropical foods, fabrics and music.
For more info and directions please see http://brixtonmarket.net/info/saturday-markets/
Jandira Silva at 606 Club, 90 Lots Road
When: March 12, 8.30pm
Jandira, a talented singer from Brazil, will be performing a wonderful selection of rhythmic, enchanting and seductive songs at the infamous 606 club on Tuesday night.
For more information and tickets see http://www.606club.co.uk/
St Patrick’s Day in SW London, Bison and Bird, Clapham High Street
When: March 17, 10am-2am
Celebrate with the Irish this St. Patrick’s Day. Bison & Bird are celebrating in style with Irish breakfasts, traditional Irish food, Guinness, speciality cocktails and traditional Irish music.
To reserve a table call: 020 7622 4436
For more info http://www.bisonandbird.com/
Photo courtesy of DiverseTraveller, with thanks.
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