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The Place

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Interesting and quirky, not for everyone

My friend and I thought it would be great to check out contemporary dance. The Place is the right... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2019
C3947XCannec
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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really friendly ticket off staff, good dance show but the theatre was very hot

went to see dance here for the first time in years, Its productions are much less commercial than... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2017
Nick L
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Feb 25, 2019
“Interesting and quirky, not for everyone”
Apr 5, 2017
“really friendly ticket off staff, good dance show but the theatre was very hot”
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Contemporary Dance Hub including a Dance Theatre, Dance School, Classes Courses and the home of Richard Alston Dance Company.
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17 Duke's Rd., WC1 | Kings Cross & Euston Stations, London WC1H 9PY, England
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Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I thought it would be great to check out contemporary dance. The Place is the right place for that. The venue is very good and the crowd student hipster kind of crowd. The dances were rather strange in parts, but I'm sure...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

went to see dance here for the first time in years, Its productions are much less commercial than those at the Peacock or Sadlers Wells. Saw 2Faced, an all male group. Staging was contemporary and interesting with chains used by the dancers to pull lighting...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Nick L
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Just across the way from Euston Station is The Place - a theatre to watch dance, studios to study dance and activities for all the family. There's also a really great value cafe in the basement which serves hearty and tasty generous portions of meatballs,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 22, 2015

I use the Place as it's very close to Kings Cross, the British Library & Euston Station. It's a dance school and the cafe in the basement ( a staff/student canteen) is excellent for good,decent food at great prices. It's a canteen tray Buffett style...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed January 11, 2015

We visited whilst staying in the area, nice,clean and friendly staff.The food was very nice and not expensive for London.Lots of health eating meals.

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed April 28, 2012 via mobile

I've seen several good modern dance companies and alternative performances at The Place. It really takes risks to show new experimental work and new talent. Forced entertainment put on an eclectic cabaret that stays in my mind years later. Tickets are very reasonable as well....More

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Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
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