For the past 50 years Ovalhouse has been a home to an incredible range of experimental, radical and overlooked artists seeking to make theatre and performance that speaks to a world beyond the mainstream.
To celebrate this magnificent history we want to hear from the young people who will be the artists and audiences over the next 50 years.
We have sent a call out across London for young people to create a Manifesto for the Arts, and will be celebrating diverse opinions from Young Londoners. There will be a variety of artists presenting their vision for the future of arts using poetry, drama, and spoken word, physical and digital art.
The Lady’s Not for Walking Like an Egyptian by Mars.tarrab
Tues 19 - Sat 23 November 19:45pm. Preview 19 November. BSL Interpreted performance by Jacqui Beckford Saturday 23 November.
What do you get if you cross all of the words of Margaret Thatcher’s public speeches with all of the words of every top ten hit by a female artist from the 80s ?
Drag out your Lycra and your legwarmers. This is the 1980s like you’ve never seen them before. Or...exactly like you saw them before.
13+ All levels Street Dance Classes
Come join us for a fun, high energy class where we build technique in all styles of street dance; Popping, Locking, Breaking, House, Hip Hop, Wacking, Krump and more. Students will gain confidence, choreography skills and get to perform throughout the year. All abilities welcome.