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Welcome to the #CamdenTogether Season 2021
After these last challenging months Cultural events are happening in Camden once again and the Camden Together Season aims to celebrate our rich, diverse and vibrant cultural landscape through music, dance and public art.

Most events are free, held outside and will not require an advance ticket. To find more details about the Camden Together season and programme of events or follow us on social media: Twitter CDNTogether21; Facebook and Instagram CamdenTogether21

Running until the end of October this four-month programme encourages residents to experience culture in Camden’s world-renowned venues as well as its high streets and treasured green spaces. There are lots of opportunities for families to get involved. Some upcoming highlights over the next few weeks are listed below, all of these activities have been supported by our Artists in Communities grant fund that we created this year to support local freelancers to run activities in the community:

Rosemary Jane Cronin
Finale, Performance of all garments
This performance at the Brunswick Centre has been postponed to November 7th at 2 pm due to adverse weather

Mother at the Mosaic
(London School of Mosaic courtyard)
October 30th - Halloween, 11:30am - 5:00pm

Atypical Industries
Friday, October 29th - 18:00 - 23:00 Live Performances

Saturday, October 30th
12:00 Film Screening & Q&A Panel
18:00 - 23:00 Live Performances
(Part of the Camden Together and Camden Black History Season 2021)

UK Mexican Arts Society
October 30th - Ossulston Street, 11 am - 8 pm

Small Green Shoots present
Live performances by talented musicians from “This Is Not A Conservatoire” led by Trevor Watkiz.
12pm, 48 Chalton Street, NW1 1HS
2 pm & 3.30 pm, Battle Bridge Place, Kings Cross, London N1C 4TB

Akademi
October 28th - Seven Dials (Earlham Street outside Urban Outfitters), 10 am - 4 pm (4 x 15-minute performances)


The season is the brainchild of the borough’s cultural partnership Cultural Camden, who are also reminding residents and visitors to the Borough not to forget to remain cautious and stay safe. Lastly, the extensive menu of Camden Together Season offerings for sheltered accommodation residents was sent into circulation amongst managers on the 9th of August

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Roundhouse
Roundhouse, Camden
The Roundhouse is a venue and youth arts charity rooted in Camden. They work with thousands of young people each year to improve their lives through creativity. They run year-round projects for 11–30-year-olds - ranging from school music projects to accelerator programmes for creative entrepreneurs.
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making paradise
Making Paradise Exploring the concept of Eden through Art & Islamic Garden Design -extended until 25 October 2021
Multi-sensory exhibition, Making Paradise, aims to evoke a sense of delight and wonder around the concept of Paradise.
there is always a black issue dear
A screening of Claire Lawrie’s 'There's always a black issue Dear' - Friday 29th October
Documentary that sheds light on the legacy of London’s black queer spaces and the people who made them.

A post screening Q&A features the director in conversation with legendary black pioneers in nightlife, music and fashion Roy Brown and Winn Austin.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
Deep Tan
Deep Tan - Art rock trio closing Friday evening - 29 October 2021
Part of “We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)” two-day pop-up – click for details
FFSYTHO
FFSYTHO?!-Saturday 30th October
Young QPOC rapper was recently featured as one-to-watch by BBC Introducing. In just a couple of years, the pint-sized rapper has risen up the ranks, thanks to a series of devastating freestyles, bars sessions and straight up bangers, garnering the attention of fans, critics and peers in the process.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
Fayann Smith
Fayann Smith - Saturday 30th October
Multi-ethnic Fayann Smith is a multimedia artist based in London. Her creative practice includes experimental writing, music, film, photography and performance. She performs WATL with The Naked Grace Missionaries, an alternative acoustic project recently signed to 40 Records, a new Sony backed label by U.K. number 1 producer KDA.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
Neco London
Neco London - Saturday 30th October
Neco London is a Jamaican born rapper, model, and style influencer based in London. A prominent figure on London’s underground club scene and a self-taught artist, his music fuses electronic, techno, and rap with lyrics exploring his experiences as a young QPoC.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
Steinsdotter
Steinsdotter - FRIDAY 29 OCTOBER
Norwegian singer/songwriter accompanied by renowned electric violinist Takatsuna Mukai and pianist Sarah Kershaw.

Part of “We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)” two-day pop-up – click for details
day of the dead
Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) - Saturday 30 October: 11 am to 9 pm*
Día de Muertos: A Celebration of Life, is a really diverse festival. The programme includes traditional ofrendas, arts and crafts, live music, poetry, films, dance and academic presentations along with plenty of options to choose from delicious Mexican food and drinks being served by over a dozen of restaurants.

*Story Garden 11 to 6 pm and Ossulston St 11 to 8 pm.
drummond
Drummond Streatery: now open for covered dining
A stylishly designed outdoor unit now hosts 14 restaurants along the historic NW1 street – handy when the rain hits.

The Drummond Streatery, Drummond Street NW1 is now open for diners to visit, usual dining hours apply for each restaurant, with a carnival later this summer.
Karnage Kills
Karnage Kills - Saturday 30th October
Grime trailblazer and femme gay man Karnage Kills is a unique force, subverting stereotypes around masculinity and the black experience. Karnage describes himself as proudly femme, and isn’t afraid to take his rightful place in an arena that has been traditionally dominated by masculinity. With his forthcoming releases, Karnage wants to remind the industry that talent isn’t determined by race, gender or sexuality.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
newdiorama
NEW DIORAMA THEATRE ANNOUNCES THEIR TENTH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
In September New Diorama Theatre embarks on its tenth anniversary with their most ambitious season of ensemble and company work ever.
The season consists of three newly-commissioned world premieres and one London premiere, and coincides with the full re-opening of New Diorama Theatre and their City NDT Broadgate space


Niya B
Niya B - SATURDAY 30 OCTOBER
Niya B is a transfeminine performance artist, she will perform her performance art piece Ekdysis.

Part of “We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)” two-day pop-up – click for details
ROWDYSS
Rowdy SS - Friday 29th October
Often working at the intersection of sound/music, dance/movement and live performance alongside making videos and DJing; his works have delved into love, the masculine/feminine, the societal implications of being first a black boy then man, and mined life to share his vision of said life.

Part of "We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)" two-day pop-up - click for details
Rosemary Jane Cronin
Rosemary Jane Cronin
Forever Unfolding is series of visual art interventions designed to make people look twice at the space around them and to brighten up their day. The artist will work with young people from AKT, Arts Emergency and Central Saint Martins to create an opportunity for them to perform and model the works in different high street locations around Camden.

October 31st - The Brunswick Centre, 4pm, Finale, Performance of all garments
supper club
BLACK HISTORY SEASON VIRTUAL SUPPER CLUB – EVERY SUNDAY EVENING FROM 3 OCT – 9TH DEC
Join us for a weekly menu of meaningful dishes.

Find us at lovecamden.org/supper-club
Samantha Togni
Samantha Togni -FRIDAY 29 OCTOBER
Beloved queer DJ and emerging live artist Samantha performs her debut live show booking as a
vocalist/producer.

Part of “We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)” two-day pop-up – click for details
camdenchapel
The Camden Chapel Top Floor, The London Irish Centre, 50-52 Camden Square, NW1 9XB
The Camden Chapel is designed for 'rising' independent artists who wish to headline their own show. It is the perfect space for artist and audience to share a truly special experience.

The venue is located on the top floor of The London Irish Centre - Camden Square, in the building's 'Old Chapel Suite' with PA system stored in the old confessional !

With a capacity of just 40, floor-cushion festival-style seating and atmospheric lanterns, it makes for stunning, unique and intimate live shows.
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Tottenham Court Road: Creative, Cultural, Colourful
Tottenham Court Road: Creative, Cultural, Colourful-wonderful road crossings by Yinka Ilori
Each of the 17 free walks in this series is intended to celebrate the amazing and colourful new road crossings painted by the award-winning British Nigerian artist Yinka Ilori. The walks are all led by trained Camden Guides. The programme is supported by Camden Council and is part of the London Design Festival and the Let's Do London Initiative which aims to create joyful moments for all people as they move about the streets of this exciting part of town.

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We Are The Light
We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel) A two-day pop-up exhibition combining live art, music, and film.
As a diverse event by design and to celebrate Black History Month, WATL is proud to showcase the work of black talent, both emerging and established.
We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel) is a two day pop-up exhibition combining live art, music, and film. From a techno opera to exclusive screenings, one of London’s most intriguing subterranean spaces, the Kingsway Tram Tunnel, will come to life with the diverse work of leading UK talent.

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shutdowntheclub
Shut Down The Club -SATURDAY 30 OCTOBER
A contemporary opera by Warboy & Stewart that explores the impact of the Covid-19 on nightlife. It features LGBTQ+ cultural leaders: Lewis G Burton; Bishi; Samantha Togni; Adam Perchard; Bestley; Neco London; and Fi McCluskey.

Part of “We Are The Light (at the end of the tunnel)” two-day pop-up – click for details