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What's On – June 2013

Upstairs at the Gatehouse


Harringay marketHarringay Market, South Harringay School, Mattison Road, N4 1BD


A mix of produce, street food and crafts

Sundays 11am-3pm

www.harringaymarket.co.uk @HarringayMarket


North London Artisan MarketNorth London Artisan Market

A local market offering the best quality seasonal produce and a piece of London’s vibrant street food scene

1st & 3rd Saturdays 10am-2pm Avenue House, The Stables, 17 East End Road, Finchley, N3 3QE

2nd & 4th Saturdays 10am-2pm School Yard, Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road, London N11 2GQ



Muswell Hill MarketMuswell Hill Market 258 Muswell Hill Broadway, N10 3SH

A bustling and atmospheric market at the ‘The Village’ in the heart of Muswell Hill Broadway

Stalls selling crafts, collectables, vintage, local designers maker produce, home-made treats and more

Every 2nd Saturday 12noon-5pm



Can't Buy Me LoveThe Can’t Buy Me Love Pop-Up Vintage Jumble

Market Boogaloo 312 Archway Road, London N6 5AT

Vintage clothes, records, books, jumble, curios, homewares, cakes, bric-a-brac + DJs spinning Soul and Rock & Roll in the bar at the Boogaloo (near Highgate Tube)

Last Saturday of the month 12.30-5.30pm

www.cant-buy-me-love.com @_cantbuymelove


Upstairs at the GatehouseUpstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate Village, London N6 4BD

Avenue Q The Musical – until 30th June

This outrageously funny American musical creates a unique mix of pathos, profanities and puppets!

Winner of three TONY AWARDS including Best Musical and Best Original Score.

Tickets £18/12

www.upstairsatthegatehouse.com @GatehouseLondon

Fortismere Community Brass

Will be performing in The Grove, Alexandra Park Sunday, 9th June 2pm to 3:30pm.

venue Crouch EndMoors Bar 57 Park Road, Crouch End, London N8 8SY

Fri 7th The Hallelujah Trails: Rising from the ashes of various favourites including ‘Norton Money’ ‘The Help and the Rejections. This duet will ensure you hear truly exquisite authentic harmonies. Tickets £5

Sat 8th An ex engagement:  Very funny comedy farce about three flat mates whose lives are changed when a new girl comes in to the picture.

Tuesday 11th Festival Feast on Film: A great selection of some of the shorts we have screened in the four years of Feast on Film. Followed by Q&A with some of the directors

Wednesday 12th  24 hour theatre  – This is an exciting new event! The clock starts at 8pm on Tuesday night and in that time a new play has to be written, rehearsed and ready for performance by 8pm today

Thursday 13th Festival Blues Jam – The Moors Bar legendary Blues Band will all new Jammers to come and join them in this Festival night of fun

Friday 14th Kate Shortt – Shortt and Sweett – the funny, funny comedy cellist is back at Moors this time with special guest comedian keyboard and crumhorn player Lorraine Bowen. Tickets £5

Sunday 16th Comedian Lara King – This award winning comedian will compère this evening which includes  spoken word artist Becka McFadden, the Yerousia Dancers & live music from Kumi

Regular events

Blues Jam every Thursday all musicians and singers welcome FREE ENTRY

Feast on Film short film Night – last Tuesday of every Month FREE ENTRY

020 8348 4161 www.moorsbar.com @MoorsBar

Finsbury Park theatrePark Theatre Clifton Terrace, London N4 3JP

Skin Tight 16/7 – 11/8 An ordinary couple with an extraordinary love relive the/physical, violent and pleasurably episodic remembrances of their first words, first date and first intimacy. In an hour Skin Tight explores the entire spectrum of human emotion revealing Tom and Elizabeth’s darkest secrets, deepest passions and heartbreaking truths. We see a couple refusing to succumb to the brutality of old age and the numbing of flesh & mind. Tickets £15/13

www.parktheatre.co.uk @ParkTheatre


gastro pub Muswell HillClissold Arms  – 105 Fortis Green  London N2 9HR

Thursday 13 June – Open Mic Night
Sunday 23 June – Jazz  Night
Friday 28 June – Motown Night
Sunday 30 June – Soulful Laziness
Thursday 4 July – Independence Day Celebrations
Saturday 13/Sunday 14 July – East Finchley Open
Sunday 14 July – Bastille Day
Friday 19 July – Motown Night
Saturday 20/Sunday 21 July – East Finchley Open
Sunday 28 July – Soulful Laziness
www.clissoldarms.co.uk  @clissoldarms

Kiss The Sky Bar – 18-20 Park Road, Crouch End N8 8TD

A celebration of all things Folky presented by Softly Softly

Last Sunday of the month 2.45-5pm £3 OTD

The King’s Head – 2 Crouch End Hill, London, N8 8AA

Barboot and Crouch End Record Club

First Friday 7-10.30pm

Crouch End’s biggest vintage, crafts and bric-a-brac market mixes with the Crouch End Record Club – eat drink play listen relax

Comedy Listings:


Mondays Fortnight Club £5 OTD Doors 8pm  For well over 20 years, top pro comics have been meeting twice a month to hone and play with new material.

Thursdays The legendary Comedy Try Out Night up to 16 new acts! Admission £4/3 Doors Open 8pm

Saturdays Comedy Cabaret . The best in stand-up Doors open 6.00pm (tickets checked from 7.30pm) Admission £11/7

Sundays April Comedy Variety Cabaret   Top comics in a more relaxed setting – the comedy connoisseur’s special night.   Adm £7/5 Doors Open 8pm

Quiz Nights Every Wednesday Doors open 8pm onwards Adm £1 First Wednesday is a charity pub quiz in aid of Haringey MIND – contact pub for details Adm £2 Doors Open 8pm



Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, N6 5HG

Book Reading One Step Too Far with Tina Seskis at Lauderdale House Thursday 13th June at 7.45pm Tina will do a short reading of her new book followed by Q&A and then drinks

Avenue House, 17 East End Road, Finchley , London, N3 3QE 

020 8346 7812  http://www.avenuehouse.org.uk/

OPEN GARDEN SQUARES WEEKEND – Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th June from 10 to 5 – A London wide event where Gardens open their doors to the public, Tree Trail and Bothy Garden open, we are also offering a Traditional Lunch and Afternoon Tea in the house.

AVENUE HOUSE SUNDAY MARKET – Sunday 9th from 10 to 4 – The usual great selection of Craft and Artisan traders plus the very popular Roast Sunday Lunch

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM IN THE BOTHY GARDEN – Friday 14th Evening, Saturday 15th Afternoon and Evening, Sunday 16th Afternoon – UCL Drama Society perform the Shakespeare classic in their own inimitable style, tickets via www.avenuehouse.ticketsource.co.uk

THE CAFÉ KIOSK – Every Day from 10 to 5 – Serving great coffee, hot and cold snacks and ice creams every day come and enjoy the Gardens then linger on the lawn with your favourite refreshment.

Haberdashery, 22 Middle Ln  London, Crouch End N8 8PL

20 June glamgiving 1st birthday party – a fashion fundraising extravaganza selling designer fashion in aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer.  Tickets: £15, include a glass of bubbly and nibbles, and a chance to update your wardrobe with designer fashion for a good cause. 8pm until late. Contact [email protected]

Barboot & Mini Crouch End Crawl 7th June

There will be 12 shops taking part: The Haberdashery, Scarecrow Boutique, Little Paris, Of Special Interest, Bottle Apostle, Rhoda, Painted Black, The King’s Head, Junk & Disorderly N8, Change of Heart, Middle Lane News and Pickled Pepper Books. As this Barboot coincides with the first evening of the Crouch End Festival every shop will host live music. All details/timings will be distributed on the night. Barboot will run from 19.30 to 22.30 and the music should run from 20.00 to 22.00. It is going to be the biggest vintage and live music night in Crouch End ever and it is ALL going to be free!!!

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