Monthly Archives: June 2014

Jamie Crawford EP Launch at The Troubadour

Posted by Caroline Lofts

This Thursday, 3rd July, sees Jamie Crawford (music) launch their latest EP into the world. Hosted by The Troubadour the evening will be a bluesy, jangly, rootsy affair with friends of the band – Blank Bibles, Joe Taylor and Cazzie Winterton – filling up the support slots. The line up will kick off at 7.30pm.

Tickets can be bought on the door or online for £5 + £1 booking fee with advance bookings.

The Troubadour Club
265 Old Brompton Rd, SW5 9JA
 

For a little taste of what to expect please see below:

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Strawberry Tea Garden Party

Posted by Caroline Lofts

The Earls Court Community Trust invites you to enjoy a traditional summer’s Strawberry Cream Tea in the prize-winning Earls Court Square Gardens.

Strawberries and cream, scones, sandwiches, cake, a glass of Pimm’s (for adults), can you believe that everything is included in the price of the ticket?

Music and entertainment by our local schools and other talent TBC on the day.

Adults £7, Seniors £3.50, Under 11 Free, Under 16s £3.50 Tickets at the gate only

Email ecctsw5@gmail.com for further details.

Tuesday 1st July 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. In Earl’s Court Square, SW5

See you all there!

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Solidarity Sports Concert Fundraiser

Posted by Caroline Lofts

What are you doing this Saturday? Not sure? Let me point you in a the direction of a very worthy cause; Solidarity Sports. This is a small charity with a big heart. It helps the under the radar children in our neighbourhood to feel worthwhile, including those are suffering severe child trauma.

There is a Solidarity Sports fundraiser on the 21st June from 5.00 – 7.00pm at St Cuthbert with St Matthias Church in Philbeach Gardens. It should be quite an event. The famous Rock Choir, plus other acts/presentations will be fun and touching. There is a silent auction with amazing prizes. If you can’t come, send an email and put in your bid at info@solidaritysports.org.

Prizes include:

One Years Membership to the KX Gym – Private Members Club in Draycott Avenue Lunch and Tour of Google HQ A Table for 8 at the Kensington Roof Gardens Two full hospitality tickets to a Chelsea Football match donated by TLC Estate Agents. Two tickets for the Musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and drinks with the cast afterwards donated by TLC Estate Agents. LK Bennett handbag, signed Liverpool FC Shirt, a night at the no.1 Milstone Hotel. A year’s supply of roses from Only Roses, A terracotta figure from Camilla Shivarg

So please come and enjoy the event. Tickets are £10, Children £5. For booking go to www.solidaritysports.org

 

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Shakespeare in the Square: Twelfth Night

Posted by Caroline Lofts

The Earls Courtiers are proud to bring back ‘Shakespeare in the Square’ for the second year running.

This year they will be performing the Bard’s classic comedy Twelfth Night and will be in Barkston Gardens on the 26th, 27th and 28th June. Shows start at 7pm.

Tickets can be booked by simply emailing toby.brown@tlclondon.com or going online to www.earlscourtiers.org

On the 27th and 28th June, there will also be a Children’s performance of Charles Perrault’s Blue Beard from 6pm to 6.30pm put on by Marianne Badrichani and Laure Fretigne’s Earls Court Drama Workshop.

Ticket details: £10 and include an Illyrian Buffet and a Free Drink.

Proceeds will go to the St Cuthberts Church Restoration Fund, a beautiful local church in Philbeach Gardens. Admittance is Free for Blue Beard but any donations given at the end of the performance would be more than welcome!

Enjoy!

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Stand Up at The Finborough Arms

Posted by Caroline Lofts

Twice As Nice Comedy has proudly joined forces with the Finborough Arms pub to present the inaugural stand-up comedy night in their atmospheric cellar bar. Promising to be an entertainment-packed affair the evening will offer up some top name comics and circuit regulars.

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John Robins: In 2006 he moved into the now legendary ‘Bristol Comedy Flat’ with Russell Howard, Jon Richardson and Mark Olver. John has written radio comedy for ‘The News Quiz’ (BBC Radio 4), appeared on ‘Word of Mouth’ (BBC Radio 4), The Tom Craine Show (BBC Radio Bristol), The Matt Forde Show (Talksport), Drive Time (BBC Radio 5Live) and BBC Radio Wales’ topical news show ‘What’s The Story?’. In 2011 he performed stand-up on Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC3) and appeared on Sarah Millican’s episode of ‘Celebrity Deal Or No Deal’ (Channel 4)

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Henry Paker: started stand-up January 2006, and in 2008, he won the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year title and came second in the Laughing Horse new act competition. Appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News

Caroline Mabey: “The slightly deranged offspring of a menage a trois between Vic Reeves, Harry Hill and Floella Benjamin” – Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard

Bobby Freeman: “Full of performance skills” Steve Bennett, Chortle

Ellie Gibson: One half of Scummy Mummies. Recently appeared in Guardian newspaper “How to survive 100 gigs as a standup”

MC Sam Deards: Teller of Bear Jokes “Disconcertingly brilliant!” Mark Dolan TV’s Balls of Steel

118 Finborough Road, Earls Court, London, SW10 9ED
http://www.finborougharms.co.uk
http://twiceasnicecomedy.com/
Twitter: @twicenicecomedy @FinboroughArms 
Entry: £7 Online (£5 on door)
 http://www.wegottickets.com/twiceasnicecomedy
 
Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm
 
Nearest Tube : Earls Court
 
 
 
  

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