Category Archives: Braithwaite Hall

Butt plugs, uncontrolled sphincters and £50,000 council grants

Our arts correspondent, BELLA BARTOCK, on some perhaps surprising use of council hand-outs Cash-strapped Croydon Council teamed up with the Arts Council England this summer to hand out public-funded grants totalling more than £50,000 in cash and kind to a … Continue reading

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Croydon to stage exhibition of art with a Nitsch audience

Croydon Council is this week staging a retrospective of works from the archive of the controversial Austrian avant-garde artist Hermann Nitsch. The Smithsonian website has said that “The performance art of Hermann Nitsch, a man revered and reviled in equal … Continue reading

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CALAT family learning day, Braithwaite Hall, Mar 10

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Kinetika Bloco half-term workshop, Braithwaite Hall, Oct 26-29

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Save £££s with this special ticket offer for Craft Beer Festival

The Croydon Craft Beer Festival returns to the Braithwaite Hall next week. With an extra, third day, compared to last year’s event, the organisers are promising “an amazing array of fresh beers available from more than 40 London breweries, as … Continue reading

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RSA to stage talk on the arts at Braithwaite Hall, Apr 14

The Braithwaite Hall is staging an evening of talks on April 14 about the regenerative influence of the arts, organised by the Royal Society for the Arts. The event is free, and according to the RSA, “the main speaker will … Continue reading

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Eva Schloss to give talk to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Croydon will honour the memory of the victims of the Holocaust and genocidal events which have happened in the past 70 years with a public candle-lighting ceremony and an opportunity to sign the book of remembrance, from noon on Holocaust … Continue reading

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