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Tuesday, January 31 2012

LIVE AT MOMO: AFRICA SHOCK PARTY @ Momo / Tuesday 31st January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 7pm – 1am

@ Momo
25, Heddon street
London, W1B 4BH

Entry: £10 O.T.D

www.momoresto.com

Live At Momo is back with a Congolese night, a Africa Shock Party in collaboarion with Enchanted Tunes, with the new musical sensation from DR Congo mixing traditional soukouss sound with hip-hop alongside DJ Blaise spinning African tunes from Rumba to Coupe Decale. + Very special live guest.

LIVE at MOMO is a legendary musical explosion in London. The night has organised the UK debuts of Seu Jorge, Amadou and Mariam, Mariza, Konono N*1, Tinariwen, Mahmoud Ahmed, Jose James, Hindi Zahra, Fat Freddy’s Drop and many more.

Be enchanted by the best and most innovative live acts from all over the world. Spellbinding live performances and a magical vibe create an unforgettable experience!

For guest list RSVP to Enchanted Tunes: bookings@enchantedtunes.com

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Monday, January 30 2012

Pajama Men – In the Middle of No One @ Charring Cross Theatre / Until 3rd March 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 7.30pm Monday – Saturday
5.30pm Friday & Saturday

@ Charing Cross Theatre
3 The Arches
Villiers St
London, WC2N 6NG

Entry: £21.50 – £25.50
Buy HERE

www.charingcrosstheatre.co.uk

Following sell-out Soho Theatre and Edinburgh Fringe runs, this superb American duo transfer their latest fast-paced show to the West End. Featuring a sublime combination of stand-up, sketch and physical theatre, the Pajama Men aren’t really like anyone else. ‘In the Middle of No One’ is a delightfully silly comedy thriller about love, alien abduction and the spirit of adventure.

Get in early to book for this comedy sensation.

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Future Map 11 @ Zabludowicz Collection / Until 5th February 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 12 – 6pm
(Thursday – Sunday or by appointment)

@ Zabludowicz Collection
176 Prince of Wales Road
London, NW5 3PT
Tube: Chalk Farm

Entry: £Free

futuremap.arts.ac.uk

Future Map is an annual survey show exhibiting the best cutting edge talent from the graduating year at University of the Arts London. Future Map 11 exhibitors are selected from nearly 10,000 of the University’s graduating students from across all six colleges by a panel of leading industry experts. More than 30 artists are featured across photography, textiles, sculpture, jewellery design, fine art, industrial design, illustration, ceramics, fashion and communications.

Now in its 14th year, Future Map has a well-earned reputation amongst industry insiders for showcasing the next generation of artists and designers who will define our visual landscape.

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Saturday, January 28 2012

Through The Looking Glass @ The Wilmington Arms Pub / Saturday 28th Januray – Wednesday 1st Feb 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors Open: 19:30
Performance: 20:00

@ The Wilmington Arms
69 Rosebery Avenue,
London,
EC1R 4RL

Entry: Tickets £7
Buy Here

From the composer of The Office: The Opera (BBC Comic Relief 2009), comes a brand new comedy-opera about social networking, ‘Through the Looking Screen’:
*Meet Annabel Clark, a twenty-seven year old Londoner obsessed with her colleague: Sebastian Smith. Disillusioned by dating mishaps and social awkwardness, Annabel is convinced that the only way for her to be united with her object of desire, is to approach Sebastian online. Empowered and armed with Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, will Annabel ever get her man?*

“I simply loved it” Paul Guest, Huffington Post, see full Huffington Post Review here

The operetta was previewed last week, and is returning to the Wilmington Arms, Farringdon on
the 28th of January and the 1st of February for extended previews.

£1 from every ticket sold will go to the Joseph Foote Charitable Trust whose primary aim is to raise funds to continue the vital research to raise brain tumour survival rates from 15% up to 80%. Advance tickets only via www.wegottickets.com/throughthelookingscreen

After raising just under £5000 for Comic Relief in 2009 with The Office: The Opera, Anne decided to use previews of her new show to fundraise for the Joseph Foote Charitable Trust, on behalf of her friend (www.abuggslife.com) whose mother is suffering from a rare cancerous brain tumour.

London Comedy Film Festival @ BFI Southbank / Saturday 28th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 11:00 – 23:00

@ BFI Southbank

Belvedere Road  South Bank, Waterloo, London, SE1 8XT

Tickets range from £8.50+

http://locofilmfestival.com

In partnership with the BFI, BFI Southbank, 26-29 January 2012

The inaugural London Comedy Film Festival (LoCo) champions the craft of comedy filmmaking through previews, classics, masterclasses and parties, including LoCo’s School of Slapstick (Sun 11.30am; free for ticketholders to ‘The Champion’ and ‘Sherlock Jr’; age 8-12).

This Saturday catch  LoCo Hero Screening: Edgar Wright presents Mike Leigh’s LIFE IS SWEET Book HereJUST A FEW TICKETS LEFT

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RBMA Presents Louche & Jaunt with Julio Bashmore, Shonky, Midland, Braiden & Jane Fitz @ Plan B / Saturday 28th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 10pm – 6am

@ Plan B
418 Brixton Road
London, SW9 7AY

Entry: £16.80 Here

www.louchemusic.com

Nothing better than a proper good old fashioned January shakedown to keep one warm in winter! Still buzzing from the success of their last sellout event in November with Omar S, the Louche/Jaunt partnership will return this January, for the first in a four part series of Red Bull Music Academy events at Plan B.

Julio Bashmore had a big year in 2011 and he seems to be on a path to even bigger things in 2012. So if you haven’t heard about him by now, you must have had your head stuck hard down a toilet… But even then you would have probably been able to hear the signature Bashmore tunes rattling your skull against the U-Bend! With one of the most seminal releases of the year, crossover anthem “Battle For Middle You” earned the Bristolian almost instant global recognition. Expect jaw dropping bass and serious house dubs as Bashmore brings his signature Bristol modulations to south London.

Tickets: RBMA’s previous London events have sold out in advance so don’t snooze on tickets!

Linueup:
Julio Bashmore (Futureboogie)
Shonky (Apollonia)
Midland (Aus)
Braiden (Doldrums)
Jane Fitz (Peg, Mixx Records)

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Friday, January 27 2012

Squash & Biscuits @ Juno / Friday 27th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 20:00 – 02:00

@ Juno

134 Shoreditch High Street  London, Greater London E1 6JE

Entry £5

Playing:
Old Skool Garage, Hip Hop, 90s RnB, to Dubstep and Funky House.

DJs:
STICKY – ORIGINAL GARAGE BADMAN!
MOTIVE – (PIFF GANG)
PORGE 1 – (AUDIO FRANCHISE)
FAROUK DEEN – (CELLAR DOOR)
MR WILSON
UNKEY

Free:
T-Shirts, Henna Tattooing, Squash and Biscuits!

Its goodtimes and bassline!

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Wifey @ The Alibi / Friday 27th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 21:00 – 03:00

@ The Alibi, 91 Kingsland Road, London E8 2PB

Free entry all night

www.wifey-ldn.com

It’s the first Wifey of the new year and of course it will be free all night, banging music and underground talent guaranteed.

DJs
DJ Narrows (Kronik Music)
LR Groove (Deja Vu FM)
Ralph LTF
RK
Timzed (BTNL)

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Ms Dynamite @ XOYO / Friday 27th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 22:30 – 03:00

@ XOYO, 32 – 37 Cowper Street, London EC2A 4AP

Entry: from £15.00 book

The launch of XOYO’s Versus Fridays, with the one and only Ms Dynamite.

Also performing on the night will be Digital Soundboy head honcho Shy FX, Doorly, a DJ set from the beautiful Yasmin, Mizz Bratt, Baby Blue and more.

Room 2 is headed up by Loose Synths plus Tom Lea, Whole Sick, DLVRY, Shooting Horses and Spokes.

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Thursday, January 26 2012

Born 2 Curate @ Toynbee Studios / Thursday 26th January 2012

TIME AND PLACE:

19:00 – 21:30

@Toynbee Studios
28 Commercial Street,
London,
E1 6AB

Entry: Free

www.nettiehorn.com

Get down and be part of the judges in this curate competition.

Make sure you to mari@nettiehorn.com

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