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An artist and gallery director is exhibiting life-size portraits of 
the Forest Gate community.

Visitors to a cafe would be forgiven for thinking they were entering another world after the completion of a piece of futuristic street art.

Runners of all ages and abilities are being urged to do their bit in the fight against heart disease this Mother’s Day.

A Stratford theatre boss says he’s “thrilled” that a pioneering play shown at his venue has been put up for a top gong.

A legendary Forest Gate music gig at a club where Jimi Hendrix played is being recreated for fans on its 50th anniversary this Saturday.

Have you ever watched celebrities strutting their stuff on Strictly Come Dancing and thought, ‘I could do that’?

A charming tale of a dragon named Toothless and his human friend Hiccup landed in bookshops in 2003, ready to entice young readers with a dynamic blend of fantasy and adventure.

The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin at the Theatre Royal in Stratford, is the UK premiere of this hit US musical.

Fancy the jamming session of a lifetime? Jazz guitar legend Martin Taylor MBE is coming to Stratford to give you the chance.

Listening to Cecilia Knapp perform lines from her debut one-woman performance is both a melancholy and beautiful experience.

With World Book Day fast approaching, test your knowledge of some of the globe’s most beloved children’s books.

Notorious criminals often capture the public’s eye but Edgeworth Bess has been largely sidelined until now.

Classic motor vehicles from all over the world will be drifting into town to impress car lovers.

Music

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A legendary Forest Gate music gig at a club where Jimi Hendrix played is being recreated for fans on its 50th anniversary this Saturday.

Forest Gate
Friday, February 17, 2017

Are you a big jazz fan, but have no clue where to go? Look no further Stratford Circus is launching a new series of jazz nights.

London
Friday, December 23, 2016

A popular choir group are trading the big stages to come home and celebrate their fifth anniversary.

Prince
Monday, November 7, 2016

Grime superstar Kano continued his incredible year by taking one of the biggest prizes of the night at the MOBO awards.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

A punk rock band who formed in a Canning Town council flat will be headlining a weekend dedicated to the genre this weekend.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Whether it’s soul, ska or bhangra that gets you up on your feet and singing along, there’s something for everyone at Under The Stars.

Newham
Thursday, July 21, 2016

Quite recently, in an exhibition centre not so far away, thousands of Star Wars fans from across the galaxy came together to celebrate the franchise.

Netherlands

Theatre

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A Stratford theatre boss says he’s “thrilled” that a pioneering play shown at his venue has been put up for a top gong.

United Kingdom
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin at the Theatre Royal in Stratford, is the UK premiere of this hit US musical.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Guests at Secret Cinema, an immersive theatre and film event that is currently recreating Moulin Rouge in a Newham warehouse, have fallen violently ill after eating oysters.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A sequel to one of the Bard’s most celebrated plays is set to shake up our perception of two of his star-crossed lovers.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Remember those pantomimes you’ve been to as a child or taken your own children to?

Sunday, October 9, 2016

The colourful and creative worlds of some of the nation’s best-loved children’s authors will be coming to Stratford library this half term as part of Discover Children’s Story Centre’s takeover.

Friday, July 8, 2016

Neoclassical meets cutting-edge contemporary in a versatile display of budding dancers.

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