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Art & Culture

Art in Kingston takes centre stage as the town has a buzzing cultural scene with numerous galleries, live music and an internationally renowned theatre.

As Kingston is a hub of creativity, there is something to excite all visitors and the town hosts many special art and cultural events which run throughout the year.

Kingston has a diverse and dynamic range of creative organisations working in Kingston to develop the arts, offering residents and visitors the opportunity to enjoy events and participate in the cultural life of the borough.

Catch a show at the Rose Theatre or the Arthur Cotterell Theatre. Both offer an excellent selection of classic and modern productions or visit Odeon Cinema at the Rotunda for the latest blockbusters movies.

Laugh your socks off at The Comedy Club at the Rose Theatre or Outside the Box Comedy Club at the Fighting Cocks pub.

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Banquet Records

Buy the latest music, exclusive albums and even see live performances and signings.


Banquet Records has created a music hub and community right in the heart of Kingston where you can keep up to date with the latest music, buy exclusive albums and even see live performances or signings.  It's a one stop shop for cutting edge music entertainment.

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60 Second Cinema - Creative Youth

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Africa Entsha - Mthakathi Entertainment

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All Saints: The Stripping of the Altars

All Saints Kingston are running a series of free lectures on the history and heritage of Kingston; a great opportunity to listen to some fascinating talks in the beautiful surro...

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Amy Conway’s Super Awesome World

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Arthur Cotterell Theatre

Since it opened in 2004, the Arthur Cotterell Theatre has been the hub of entertainment within the Kingston College campus. The theatre is not only used for productions by stude...

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Athelstan and the making of England

All Saints Kingston are running a series of free lectures on the history and heritage of Kingston; a great opportunity to listen to some fascinating talks in the beautiful surro...

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Awakening

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Best of Brighton Fringe – Comedy

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Black

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Blood, bones and books: getting to know King Æthelstan

All Saints Kingston are running a series of free lectures on the history and heritage of Kingston; a great opportunity to listen to some fascinating talks in the beautiful surro...

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Blurred Justice: Performing Change

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Boom: Masquerade Malta

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Bring on the Bollywood

The masters of Bollywood experiences, Phizzical debut at the Rose Theatre Kingston with Bring on the Bollywood - a romantic comedy that features a fantastic soundtrack interwove...

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Calligraphy Art Show - Ying Zheng Edu Co.

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Cass Art

Cass Art is on a mission. A mission to fill every town with artists.

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Cultural Echo

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Death and Dancing

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Derailed Theatre

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Dorich House Museum

One of London’s hidden gems, Dorich House Museum at Kingston University is the former studio home of the Russian sculptor Dora Gordine and her husband the Hon. Richard Hare, loc...

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Edison - Static Assembly

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Fusion Arts

Fusion Arts is a charitable company, opened in 2005, by professional artist Janie Harland.

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Grey Matter

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Heart of Darkness

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In Search of Tomorrow:Majestic dance

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International Dance Showcase

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International Youth Arts Festival

Now in its 9th year, International Youth Arts Festival, Kingston (IYAF) will take over the town once again this summer from the 7th-16th July 2017 showcasing the very best of yo...

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Jazz at The Rose Theatre

Free lunchtime concerts in The Rose Theatre cafe & restaurant presented by Kingston University.

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Kingston College Greats

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Kingston Museum

The home of Kingston's history. Discover your history and expand your horizons in a place where Kingston's past and present meets.  With a wide range of displays, activities ...

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Kingston Museum: Artist in Residence – Paul Mowatt

Kingston Museum’s first Artist in Residence, Paul Mowatt, presents artworks inspired by the Museum’s unique collection of pioneering photographer Edweard Muybridge.

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Kingston Music Services

Kingston Music Service provides instrumental and vocal music lessons to young people in and around Kingston and aims to nurture and support young musicians to achieve their full...

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K-Town Live: Creative Youth

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La Diablesse Reborn - Charlotte Maxwell

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My Generation - Creative Youth

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Now it’s Serious – the East Surrey Regiment in 1917

All Saints Kingston are running a series of free lectures on the history and heritage of Kingston; a great opportunity to listen to some fascinating talks in the beautiful surro...

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Odeon

14 screens of film magic showing stunning RealD 3D, including a monster IMAX.

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Rose Theatre

Creating vibrant, engaging and inspiring productions.

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Rose Theatre Café of Culture

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Rotting - A Basement Studio

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Ruby Redfort - Escapade

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Sonder Anoesis

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Stanley Picker Gallery

Stanley Picker Gallery at Kingston University is a public venue dedicated to the commissioning, production and presentation of innovative new practice across the fields of art, ...

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Sticks and Stones

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Strawberry Starburst - Kryptonite Plays

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Super Humans - Sketch Better/Alexandra School

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Tapestry - Shoestring Players

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Teasing the Funny Bone

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The Art of Rangoli - Sketch Better

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The Craft Table - Broken Perspectives Theatre

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The Hyacinth Girl

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The Invisible Condition - Last Word Theatre

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The Little Creepers - Manic Arts Limited

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The Missing Girl of Grigglewood - In The Quirks Theatre

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The Next Placement - Reflection Theatre

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The Power of Wow

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The Sandman - Shindig Theatre

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The Socialisation of Mark

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This Is Your Trial

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Treehouse - Bloody Nora Theatre

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Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right - Nya Paraplyteatern

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What Does Stuff Do?

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What's Between Us - Kudos/Spare Tyre

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When Shakespeare Came to Africa - Renegade Theatre

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XAS Rose Theatre Café

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Zach and Viggo: Thunderflop