Tag: Brixton House

William and Kate in Brixton

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – William and Kate – visited Brixton House theatre today (22 June) to learn about and talk to...

Windrush celebrations in Brixton

Brixton and South London will be at the centre of celebrations for Windrush Day tomorrow (22 June). This is our round-up of local events...

Unmissable dance in Brixton House

Bobby Sands was twenty seven years old when he died on the sixty sixth day of his hunger-strike in the H-Block prison hospital,...

Housemates – the new festival in Brixton House

From 21 April to 6 May, Brixton House, the newly-opened state of the art cultural centre in the heart of Brixton, will become home...

New life for Brixton’s Carlton Mansions

Local architect Zac Monro tells Alan Slingsby why Carlton Mansions on Coldharbour Lane is such a significant building for Brixton and how his practice...

mugabe, my dad & me – opening play at Brixton House

  Tonderai Munyevu’s “mugabe, my dad & me” shines a light on the history of Zimbabwe and its most famous leader, Robert Mugabe, through the...

New Brixton House ‘cannot overlook needs of community’

The new Brixton House theatre opened on 24 February with two international shows and a taster programme of activities until 5 March when the...

Brixton House theatre announces opening programme and new mural

Brixton’s new theatre will open its doors to the public on Thursday 24 February. It plans to become a “vital cultural beacon”. Brixton House on Coldharbour...

Brixton’s new theatre announces plans to recruit local people

Brixton House, the major new theatre at the junction of Somerleyton Road and Coldharbour Lane, is seeking to recruit local people as it gets...

On These Streets – an audio history of the Brixton Uprising

On 10 April 1981, the streets of Brixton became the heart of an Uprising. Much has been said and written by the commentariat, politicians...

An audio journey through Brixton’s 81 Uprising

Brixton’s new theatre, Brixton House, has joined artists and writers to create an audio guide to the 1981 Uprising on local streets using voices...

Brixton House announces its inaugural Associate Artists

Brixton House (formerly known as Ovalhouse) is a modern theatre in the heart of Brixton which opens later this year. It will be a...

CBE for Brixton House chair David Bryan

David Bryan, chair of the board of Brixton House theatre, and also chair of Battersea Arts Centre, has been awarded a CBE – Commander...

Council plans big investments in Brixton creative space

Two Brixton enterprises are set to receive large loans or grants from Lambeth council to create workspaces as part of its creative and digital...

Brixton House director joins call for anti-racist theatres

Gbolahan Obisesan, artistic director and CEO of Brixton House, the new theatre being built on Coldharbour Lane in Brixton, is one of more than...