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We have a jam packed month ahead with plenty of live music, theatre and comedy. 3 week run of 'Hamlet' kicked off this week running until 15th Oct. The Festival Players Theatre Company is proud to present the Bard’s most famous play, Hamlet. Presented in full costume, an all-male company will bring you the excitement of this great thriller; intrigue, ghostly visitations, passion, a play-within-a play, a gripping duel, and humour, in a crystal-clear and fast-paced 2-Hour production.

Our Northern Soul DJ night 'The Shakeup' has its 1st year anniversary, Sat 1st Every month Curt & Jon have a special guest - always a top DJ dedicated to Rare Soul Vinyl - this month we're honoured to have Hide and Go Seek Club's David Diston gracing our decks.

Third Person presents ‘Nighthawkes’ Sun 2nd. Based on Edward Hopper's painting, the company examine the hours between 2am and 5am, the magic hours, the ghostly hours, the dead hours, which have been associated with psychosis/ madness/ suicide/ ghost sightings and more.

Clapham Comedy Club Thurs 6th Jeff Innocent, plus special guests Caroline Mabey,, Sophie Duker, Sam Deards, Sy Thomas, MC Sion James & Free lollipops

Rons speakeasy presents live music from 'Diz Watson' Fri 7th one of the rockinest piano players in the world - is a quintessential exponent of New Orleans style piano ­ an exuberant mix of Barrel House, Rhythm and Blues, Rock 'n' Roll and Boogie Woogie.

Sun 9th 'C.S.I: Crime Scene Improvisation.' A rip-roaring crime comedy entirely made up on the spot to solve a surreal murder chosen by the audience. Who? What? How? The choice is yours. The problem is theirs!

Sun 16th – Tues 18th Free Rayne Artists present ‘Spiral’ After a SOLD OUT show and 4* Reviews, Free Rayne Artists are proud to present 'Spiral': a night of 8 new short plays by up and coming playwrights, directors and actors.

Thurs 20th The Clapham Fringe Festival kicks off. Now in its second year, the Clapham Fringe is still a young Performing Arts Festival taking place at our theatre from 20th October to 6th November. With 29 different productions and 48 performances altogether, over three weeks the Clapham Fringe will host a variety of performances including theatre, comedy, storytelling and cabaret. Also celebrating its 2nd year anniversary, The Bread & Roses Theatre, will produce a special edition of their in-house new writing night, The Platform. For more information on the production and the festival please visit

We welcome 'Charlie Hart’s Equators' back Fri 21st a collective of London based R'n'B/jazz musicians, exploring the roots of the music they've spent a lifetime playing. The music, broadly speaking African-leaning R n B, is full blooded, uplifting and unprocessed. Musicianship and energy are never in doubt with these Equators. They are originals and truly irresistible. This is a good time music that can fire up any party. Check out

Sat 22nd We are proud to be hosting the 'Clapham Oxjam Music Festival' for the 4thyear in a row. Creating a network of music-loving people across the UK, all united by a shared goal - to raise money to fight poverty and suffering around the world. We will have a range of different bands throughout the evening, with more details to come please visit our website. Also for more information check out

Fri 28th Ron Speakeasy presents live music from ‘Los Musicos’ Two of the most experienced Latin guitarists in the London Tropical, Salsa and Latin music scene, Guillermo and Juan Carlos collaborate with percussionist Nickolai Rodriguez to create an exciting acoustic sound. For more information visit

Sun 30th The Blues Jam is back for its last Sunday of the month session. Deep rooted blues in the heart of Clapham. Fantastic 4 piece band kick off the Jam, led by harmonica player Errol Linton. All musicians welcome!

Our kitchen is now open, serving up delicious quality chops, meats & chips with tasty veggie options available. Tues - Sun (Tues – Fri 6-9pm & Sat – Sun 12- 3pm & 6-9pm)

Open Mic Night, every Wednesday from 8pm. Charming host, intermit setting, all musicians and spoken word artists welcome.

Thinking about where to have your work or family Christmas party, why not book with us!  

For more information on any of our theatre productions and for tickets please visit our theatre website

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