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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Get ready for smooth reggae, Eastern beats and an iconic 70s girl group as Newham festival favourite Under the Stars returns.

It might be tucked away next to a station, but it’s impossible to miss Pitch.

Boogie rockers Status Quo have had more than 60 hits and become legends in the music industry. Now a tribute band are bringing the magic to Hornchurch.

Contemporary sounds and arrangements inspired by ancient traditions unite at a show celebrating the globe’s diversity.

A choirmaster from Forest Gate is hoping to hit the right notes with celebrity judges for a new prime-time, talent singing show.

Theatre Royal Stratford East (TRSE) has announced the appointment of its new artistic director as Nadia Fall.

As The Who’s Tommy arrives at Theatre Royal Stratford East (TRSE), director Kerry Michael know it’s a show of particular importance.

“We had what I would call a ‘council estate of mind’. Our benchmark for success was how impressive the local drug dealer’s car was, or which of the native gang members had the most respect.”

A Canning Town author has taken on Bollywood for his latest crime fiction novel.

Depression, domestic violence and ugly toes – three subjects that comedian Judi Love doesn’t shy away from.

The legacy of a corrupt 19th century magistrate’s crimes against the East End’s poorest was exposed in a book talk at the Wanstead Tap.

The lights are down, but there’s a crackle of anticipation which develops into roars of excitement – even before the dancers have unleashed their artillery of moves.

Music

Friday, July 21, 2017

Boogie rockers Status Quo have had more than 60 hits and become legends in the music industry. Now a tribute band are bringing the magic to Hornchurch.

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.

Theatre

Friday, June 23, 2017

Contemporary sounds and arrangements inspired by ancient traditions unite at a show celebrating the globe’s diversity.

Senegal
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Theatre Royal Stratford East (TRSE) has announced the appointment of its new artistic director as Nadia Fall.

Monday, June 12, 2017

As The Who’s Tommy arrives at Theatre Royal Stratford East (TRSE), director Kerry Michael know it’s a show of particular importance.

Monday, April 17, 2017

See Britain’s Got Talent star Theo Oloyade take centre stage as international dance festival Breakin’ Convention returns.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

A play based on an acclaimed novel is set to premiere in Theatre Royal Stratford East next month.

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.

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