Issue 23. Up Your Street

angela Lyn 

Thurs 18th June free 6-7.30pm Rosetta Art Centre students meet international artist, Angela Lyn, re: a project in progress launched last week. Up Your Streeters are participating.

noon. Mary Katherine Presents at East London radio online. Special guest. Wait and see plus golden oldies and silver sounds


Fri 19th June free 3-4.30pm Hackney Empire around the back. “Oranges and Elephants”.Musical with all women cast about female gangs. (Book at Eventbrite)

“A full researched presentation of a NEW, all female musical based on an original idea by Lil Warren and directed by Susie McKenna.

Inspired by the exploits of the all female London gangs: the real Forty Elephants and the mythical Clockwork Oranges.

The Bethnal Green Oranges & the Walworth Road Elephants are in a war for the pickpocketing turf around Picadilly Circus.

A love story set in the underbelly of gangland Victorian London. Written by Lil Warren and David Keyes with arrangements by Geraint Hughes and David Keyes and supported by the Arts Council.

Event wil be followed by refreshments and a Q & A.”

Fri 19th June free 10.00-12.30pm Relaxation through Art at St Margaret’s Community Hub in Bethnal Green. (Eventbrite has tickets)

Sat 20th June £20.  7pm.Union Chapel Islington. Mahogany presents London Contemporary Voices in concert.(Google  Mahogany to buy tickets. Some Up Your Street subscribers’ adult children are singing in the choir.)

Wed 24th June free 6.30-8.30pm St.Matthias Community Centre 113 poplar High St London E14 0AE 

 Heritage,  Lascars, science and technology all to do with the success of the East India Company. A project launch with tea at Plaistow. Project launch


A Unique Project by Stepney Community Trust


Issue 22. Up Your Street


Wed 10th June free 6-9.30pm Singing auditions at Union Chapel for a major concert 11th July 2015. Trained and untrained singers. All welcome. Don’t forget your drinking water and snacks. Check Eventbrite for details and to book a place. Some of us already booked and raring to go! Beware that Highbury and Islington is undergoing major road works just outside the station.

Thurs 11th June free 10.30-noon Canning Town Library collage art workshop with Rosetta Art Centre. (first of many monthly workshops). Drop in. That’s Barking Road, East Ham.

free 6pm Rosetta students are invited to an art workshop at the Centre in West Ham with Angela Lyn. (That’s all I know. Ring Hassan or email to join in.)

Fri 12th June free London Live on Satellite TV showing “Pool Of London” fictional drama from Ealing Studios.

                                free 10.30 -12.30 Brenda Coyle’s doodle workshops at Art and Therapy. St Margaret’s. Bethnal Green. As I write Up Your Streeters secured the last places.

Tues 16th June free 1-3pm Claremont Project’s trip to Estorick Art Gallery in leafy Islington. Book with Blanche at Claremont.

free 10.30-5pm Learning Trust Hackney’s session with “On The Record” at Hackney PictureHouse reminiscing event. Book at the Learning Trust and good luck there .

free 10.30-1.00pm second of six workshops with sculptor Esther Neslen at The Mill E17. Need to book.