For the 14th season of award-winning, free, open-air theatre at The Scoop, Gods and Monsters present an epic, action packed production of one of the world’s greatest adventure stories. As part of London Bridge City Summer Festival: Theatre Season, THE ODYSSEY will show every Wednesday between 6PM – 9PM from 9th August – 3rd September. Join our hero as he battles sea monsters, sirens, storms, a cyclops and ancient Greek gods on his voyage home to the woman he loves. Spend an evening on this massive adventure this summer or watch the three acts over multiple days. The entire Odyssey is suitable for all ages with the 6pm show particularly geared towards younger audiences and those new to Ancient Greek myth. More information here.
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Hooray for summer! June is set to be jam-packed with culture and lots of fun. Here are some highlights from the array of events and activities taking place this month in the vibrant area of London Bridge… London Bridge Open Kitchen @ St Thomas Street | 28th June | 5PM – 9PM | FREE London Bridge’s finest restaurants, bars and breweries gather for an al fresco takeover of St Thomas Street on the 28th June. Sample dishes from the likes of José Pizarro, Hawksmoor, Texas Joe’s, The LaLit London Hotel and many more. There’ll be live music and bars for all to enjoy. Entry is free, dishes between £5 and £7. Book your free ticket here. Outdoor Screenings and Music @ The Scoop at More London | Throughout June | FREE Part of London Bridge City Summer Festival London Bridge City Summer Festival is back to fill your days and nights with culture, food, drink and fun by the riverside. Highlights this month include screenings of comedy classics like Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, alongside performances from the likes of Chainska Brassika and Liam Bailey. If you’re a fan of sing-a-longs then Massaoke is not to be missed! London Festival of Architecture @ Various Locations | Throughout June | FREE The theme of London Festival of Architecture 2017 festival is ‘memory’, explored through a wide range of events and activities from 1-30 June 2017. In partnership with LFA, Team London Bridge have organised an array of events, talks and walks in the area. Check out the itinerary here. Double Double Act @ Unicorn Theatre | June 20th – July 9th Packed with word-play, comedy and slapstick, Double Double Act is a playfully subversive look at growing up, being serious, kidding around and playing the fool. As our double acts mirror and out-joke each other, who will have the last laugh? Book now. Jürgen Partenheimer @ White Cube Bermondsey | Until June 18th | FREE White Cube is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Jürgen Partenheimer at Bermondsey. This exhibition, his first in London, includes paintings, sculpture, unique ceramics and works on paper dating from 1975 to 2017. Sky High Summer Solstice @ The Shard | June 21st | 4.15AM | £40 Join The View from The Shard on the longest day of the year to celebrate the summer solstice with Morning Gloryville – the original morning rave! Dance your way into the first day of summer and watch the sunrise from 800ft high above London. Buy your tickets here. See more of What’s On this month
Massaoke returns to The Scoop at More London! The singalong clubbing sensation that’s taking the UK by storm returns to The Scoop as part of London Bridge City Summer Festival. Take an amazing live band playing pop, indie and rock anthems, add lyrics projected onto a giant screen and then add your voice to a crowd singing its heart out to create a euphoric celebration of classic songs. Every Friday in June at 7PM
Whether you’re relaxing on your lunch break, meeting friends after work, planning a night on the town or whiling away the weekend, the London Bridge City Summer Festival is back to inspire, excite and entertain from June – August 2017. The iconic riverside stretch between London Bridge and Tower Bridge provides the perfect backdrop for a summer of fun, and there’s something for everyone in the festival’s jam packed programme, full of music, theatre, sports, street-food and much more. Check out the full programme listing below: FILMS at The Scoop Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Tuesday 6th June – 18.30 Royal Opera House – 7th June – 19.30 Avatar – Tuesday 13th June – 18.30 Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure – 20th June – 19.00 The Lego Movie – Tuesday 4th July – 18.30 Johnny English – Tuesday 11th July – 18.30 Royal Opera House – 14th July – 19.30 Cool Runnings – Tuesday 18th July – 19.0 Finding Nemo – Tuesday 25th July – 18.30 MASSAOKE – The ultimate singalong sensation returns complete with amazing live band and lyrics on a giant screen – Every Friday in June at 19.00 MORE at The Scoop: Albert & Friends Instant Circus, Disco Yoga & Jungle Boogie, Flying Seagulls Project, Music Day UK, Addictive TV AV Mash up, Abandonman Live, Addictive TV, Brit School Showcase, Taste of The Fringe, Scummy Mummies, Who’s Jack, Reggae Aerobics, Musical Bingo, Last Man Standing, Havana endures, Han’s Haus Party, Thom fooled House Party, Jitterbug Competition, Oxjam Finale, Morris Dancing, Swing Patrol MUSIC Liam Bailey – Thursday 8th June – 19.30 Upallnite Daily Presents – Sunday 11th June – 15.00 Chainska Brassika – Thursday 15th June – 19.30 Nick Manaesseh – Thursday 15th June – 20.30 Matuki – Sunday 2nd July – 16.30 Also featuring: Boutique Groove Presents, The Majestic UDM Samba, Prince Fatty Soundsytem, Soothsayers, Dom Serving, Reel Roots, Resonators, Honeyfeet, Scrimshire (DJ), Afriquoi, Exra Collective, New Orleans Swamp Donkeys, Afro Cluster, DJ Hiphoppapotamus, Aleh Ferreira, Latin American Musical Fiesta THEATRE at The Scoop The Odyssey – Wednesday 9th August – Sunday 3rd September, Wed – Sun. The Scoop sees an epic, action packed production of pone of the worlds greatest adventure stories. Part 1 – 18.00, Part 2 – 19.30, Part 3 – 21.00 SPORTS ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Wimbledon, Lions v All Blacks STREET FOOD – KERB @ The Pier, 7 days a week. English Grounds – Thurs – Fri, Riverside – Sat & Sun. BARS The London Riviera, Look Mum No Hands, Corona HAY’S GALLERIA GARDENS Third Space Outdoor Fitness Classes – Wednesday 5th – Wednesday 26th July Busk In London – Every Thursday – Sunday Fitness First – Selected Mondays and Wednesday – Outdoor Fitness Glasses Hardie Grant Themed Workshops – Selected Thursdays Mad Hatters Tea Party with Fantasy High Street – Saturday 29th July – 12.00 Find out more