Friday Nights Live

Weekly Friday Nights Live bring cabaret, world music, dance talks and immersive theatre to Watermans on Friday nights September-May.

We hand pick things we love, and that we think our audiences will love too. And we keep it great value with the option to visit our restaurant for a delicious curry beforehand.

Browse what’s on and come and end your week on a high!


Dusty Limits & Friends

20 Sep

Our very own variety spectacular presented by cabaret trailblazer and legendary host Dusty Limits. An intimate soirée featuring some of […]


The Big Smoke Family

27 Sep

New Orleans funk band kicks off more great music this season! The Big Smoke Family are purveyors of voodoo funk […]


Griffin & Jones: Talking to the Dead – A Séance

04 Oct

Is it possible to communicate with the dead? Griffin and Jones intend to find out. Face your fears, and join […]


Dance Umbrella presents Hocus Pocus

11 Oct

Bewitching… dreamlike… ethereal… A show which truly invites the imagination to fly.      Voyage into the unknown with this […]

New Media Live Performance

Projet Eva: We Are the Progeny of Electricity

18 Oct - 19 Oct

A hybrid work combining live performance, interactive theatre and electronic art. Using technology in an aesthetic presentation evoking the mind-control […]


Watermans With Words: Psychoanalysing the films of Stanley Kubrick

25 Oct

Master of cinema Stanley Kubrick relentlessly provoked and inspired audiences; much to the initial bafflement of critics, virtually every one […]


Watermans With Words: The Truth Behind the Movie Black Panther

25 Oct

Millions of people have seen the film Black Panther but not realised the film references real African history. In this […]


Akademi: Sparkplugs

01 Nov

Akademi’s SPARKPLUGS presents powerful, ambitious and original work of early career South Asian choreographers, by providing platforms and introducing audiences […]


Apphia Campbell: Black is the Colour of My Voice + Soul Sessions

08 Nov

A very special double bill featuring the music of Nina Simone by Fringe First award winner Apphia Campbell. Following sell-out […]


Virgin Xtravaganzah: One Night with a Virgin

22 Nov

She's the holy mother of Gawd.  She's the Virgin Mary.  She's The Virgin Xtravaganzah!  She hath returned to earth as […]


The Baghdaddies

29 Nov

One of the first bands in the UK to play Balkan ‘gypsy’ style music, mixing it with their own original […]

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