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Welcome to the Kings Place Festival 2015



FRIDAY 11 – SUNDAY 13 SEPTEMBER, 2015

With eclectic events picked from the very best of our broad music and arts programme, there is no better way to explore one of London's newest independent venues than the Kings Place Festival 2015. Enjoy a year's worth of shows in just 3 days. All tickets are just £6.50!

All ticketed events last for 60 minutes

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Exhibition

ChamberStudio Exhibition

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 9:00am / Concert Level (-2)

Free event 11th-13th September Music Foyer ChamberStudio provides coaching, inspiration and encouragement for promising young chamber music ensembles in the early stages of their careers.

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Music

Kings Place Festival Opening Parade: Young Pilgrims

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 5:30pm / Kings Place

Come and join the rock-induced, brass band madness of Young Pilgrims as they march from the Granary Square Steps to Tarporley Canal Boat where they'll be kicking off what's set to be an incredible Kings Place Festival!

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Spoken Word

Paul Strathern: Impersonating Rimbaud

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 6:15pm / St Pancras Room

The distinguished Faber & Faber novelist Paul Strathern talks about his book 'A Season in Abyssinia'. This celebrated novel imagines the life and relationships of the French poet Arthur Rimbaud during the period after he gave up poetry and settled in the ‘forbidden’ city of Harar, Ethiopia.

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Music

Ayanna Witter-Johnson

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 6:15pm / Hall Two

Singer/cellist and composer Ayanna Witter-Johnson 'has to be heard to be believed' (Time Out). She is a performer of extraordinary versatility and her intimate live shows leave you spellbound. She will be showcasing material from her highly anticipated forthcoming debut album.

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Music

Duotone

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 6:45pm / Box Office Stage

Duotone is the alias of songwriter Barney Morse-Brown, cellist with multiplatinum artist Birdy, BBC Folk Award winners the Imagined Village, Chris Wood, Eliza Carthy & Jackie Oates. Single-handedly disproving the myth that ‘men can’t multi-task’, his mesmerising solo performances of multi-instrumental live looping move seamlessly between riotous energy and heartfelt intimacy.

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Music

London Sinfonietta: A Guided Tour of 20th Century Music

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 7:30pm / Hall One

The London Sinfonietta will attempt the impossible, and in one hour guide curious listeners through the story of 20th century classical music with narrative and slides. This is a programme perfect for people who want to get their bearings on an extraordinary century of musical change.

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Music

Lula & The BeBops

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 8:00pm / Box Office Stage

Lula & The BeBops play no-nonsense, stripped down jumpin’ jivin’ rockin’ rhythm 'n' blues. Make sure that you bring your dancing shoes because Lula and her boys will get you in the mood for a party!

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Comedy

Felicity Ward: The Iceberg

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 8:30pm / St Pancras Room

'Felicity Ward is one of the sharpest observational comics around... an eminently likable and fearless performer whose shows get stronger every year.' Guardian (Edinburgh 2014)

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Music

The Night Shift

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 8:45pm / Hall Two

Say hello to classical music, minus the rules: you can cheer, you can chat, you can film it on your phone. Join the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment as they perform music from the big dog of the Classical period, Beethoven, all presented from the stage by the musicians. Plus drinks are allowed in and you can easily nip out if you need a top-up.

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Music

Copenhagen Youth Project presents: uPerform

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 9:30pm / Box Office Stage

uPerform is an event management company created by a group of three young men from the Cally area. Their aim is to organise events centred around giving young people a platform to showcase their talent. Their motto is 'We Set the Stage; U Perform'. This evening, four versatile acts will deliver rap, spoken word and acoustic sets.

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Comedy

Andrew Maxwell – Yo Contraire

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 9:45pm / Hall One

Your friend and ours Andrew Maxwell is back and funnier than ever. One of the planet’s most natural comics returns for yet another masterful show where anecdotes and observations are interwoven with razor sharp political and social commentary.

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Music

The Nest Collective & Ceilidh Liberation Front present: The Kings Place Ceilidh

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 10:30pm / Hall Two

The Ceilidh Liberation Front is London’s newest, most radical, and most colourful ceilidh band. Subverting and converting the world with their energetic new ceilidh regime, they breathe vigour and vitality into the traditional ceilidh, whilst honouring its roots and traditions. Make sure you bring your dancing shoes!

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Music

The Lost Souls Project curated by The Barefaced Movement

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 11:00pm / Box Office Stage

The Lost Souls Project brings together two distinct art forms: spoken word and electronic music. Working with both fresh and established poets, lyricists and producers, The Lost Souls Project blends these underground worlds together to establish a creative hub of cross-platform collaboration.

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