Alternative Stuff to do this Week in London – 23rd-29th November!

Carabas This Weeks Event Recommends...

For our full months event recommendations see our London Events page and Regular Events page also – if we’re missing something (your own event or someone else’s) let us know!

As ever below the first run of events extracted and pasted from our London Events you’ll find the same for this week from our Regular Events page which covers those ongoing weekly and monthly happenings…

Enjoy and have a great week!

 

23rd
Monday
COMICS
LAYDEEZ DO COMICS is back at Gosh! Comics with UNA  and RICHY K CHANDLER! GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR
LE - LDC - Nov
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THEATRE
WONDERLAND by DAMON ALBARN, MOIRA BUFFINI & RUFUS NORRIS OPENS! “A new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s iconic story,wonder.land is a coming-of-age adventure that explores the blurred boundaries between our online and offline lives.”
LE - Wonder.Land
24th
Tuesday
COMICS / AUCTION
LICAF AUCTION OF ORIGINAL COMIC ART at Orbital Comics! (Facebook Event link) “The Lakes International Comic Art Festival and Orbital Comics warmly invite you to an auction of original comic art, featuring works by Charlie Adlard, Mark Buckingham, Ian Churchill, Duncan Fegredo, Dave Gibbons, Junko Mizuno, Sean Phillips, Joost Swarte, Bryan Talbot & many more. With guest speakers/auctioneers Jonathan Ross & Tim Farron”. Proceeds to LICAF. Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JA
LE - LICAF Auction
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MUSIC
LA FEMME @KOKO! £13.75 inc fees… plus ALIBIS & DJ ALANA B DEVOTION. Need a bunch to head along with? Some folk from the London Indie Music Meet-up bunch are planning on going… ALSO: They were one of Kevin W’s (from the LIMU) Gig Picks earlier in the year – you can check out their tunes / vids on his pick page here!
KoKo, 1a Camden High Street, NW1 7JE
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MUSIC
LONELY THE BRAVE @ ISLINGTON ASSEMBLY HALL! ISLINGTON ASSEMBLY HALL, Upper Street, Islington, N1 2UD. Need a bunch to head along with? Some folk from the London Indie Music Meet-up bunch are planning on going…
LE - Nov - Lonely the Brave reduced
25th
Wednesday
BOOKS
ELIZABETH MAY AND SARAH PINBOROUGH IN CONVERSATION – Q&A AND SIGNING at Blackwell’s Holborn! Blackwell’s, 50-51 High Holborn, WC1V 6EP. Check out also our Author Profile of Sarah Pinborough on Carabas here…
LE - Elizabeth May and Sarah Pinborough
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STORYTELLING / THEATRE
CRICK CRACK CLUB’S FAIRY TALES FOR GROWN-UPS at The Forge! Musician / Storyteller NICK HENNESSEY’S THE RUINED HOUSE OF SKIN…
LE - Nick Hennessey
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MUSIC
BUILT TO SPILL at the Electric Ballroom Camden – One of Al Devey’s Secret Gig Picks!(Click link for more) Support from DISCO DOOM…
LE - Built to Spill
26th Nov to 23rd Dec
FESTIVAL
WINTERVILLE 2015 at VICTORIA PARK! East London’s Alternative / Creative Christmas Festival is back for its second year! We’ve also added in some particular recommends here and on our (monthly) Events Page above. Check out also our Festival Profile of Winterville on Carabas here!
LE - Nov - Winterville 2015 reduced
27th
Friday
COMICS
DES TAYLOR’S STAR WARS THEMED ART CLASS – Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JA. See also Des Taylor’s SCARLET COUTURE on our Titan Comics Jul-Dec 15 New Titles page!
LE - Des Taylor's Star Wars Art Class
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Club
BUGGED OUT’S LITTLE BUGGER AT WINTERVILLE! “The long running club night Bugged Out leaves the techno at home and brings the party tunes to Winterville These famous party animals are taking over the Spiegeltent for four nights and bringing a special guest each week. Every Friday. 7pm doors £5.”
LE - Nov - Club Nights at Winterville reduced
28th
Saturday
CHESS-BOXING!
YORK HALL CHESSBOXING SPECTACULAR! York Hall,  5 Old Ford Rd, London E2 9PJ. Need a bunch to go with? The London Alternative Nightlife group are going along!
LE - Chessboxing

 

Tue
Super Relaxed Fantasy Club (SRFC) – Social / Talk – Two authors / publishing pros from the SFF genre speaking and drinks and merriment after. *** This time with TOM TONER & ELIZABETH MAY! *** Check out Tom’s debut THE PROMISE OF THE CHILD here!
CEP - SRFC
Wed
BSFA Open Meeting – non-members welcome. Last Wednesday usually (check) – Talk / Social: Sci-Fi – The Artillery Arms (upstairs), 102 Bunhill Row, London, EC1Y 8ND – Interview with author and social gathering – non-members welcome and free! *** This month Adam Christopher is interviewed by Kim Curran! *** Check out Adam’s latest MADE TO KILL here!
BSFA Logo
Wed
Comica Social – Last Wednesday – Social: Comics – The Central Bar,The Foyer, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Rd, SE1 8XX – Free gathering for those who love comics – 6-10pm
CEP - Comica Social Club
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The Deep Hum At The Heart Of It All – Weekly Gig night – The Social, 5 Little Portland St, W1W 7JD – Gig night – Emerging bands…
CEP - The Deep Hum at the Heart of it all
Sat
Scared to Dance – Last Saturday (also second) – Club Night: Indie – MOUSTACHE BAR, 58 Stoke Newington Road, Hackney, N16 7XB – Bi-monthly club night in East London playing indiepop, post-punk, new wave and sixties music.
CEP - Scared to Dance

 

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