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Here you can find out what's on at Watermans over the next few weeks and months. Film, cabaret, comedy, live music, exhibitions and lots more. We hope you'll find something for you! If you'd like to search by date, check out our handy calendar.


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Exhibitions

HOME exhibition

28 Sep - 15 Jan

Documenting everyday life lived almost exclusively in domestic spaces, these works respond creatively to sudden and increased restrictions and limitations. […]

Exhibitions

Regeneration on Hounslow Heath

28 Sep - 15 Jan

“Beginning in summer 2018, I came across the remains of a fire on Hounslow Heath. I began documenting the fire, […]

Exhibitions

Animal Stories

28 Sep - 15 Jan

Discover the history of Hounslow in a whole new way!  From the rare species of snails found in Isleworth Ait, […]

Exhibitions

Vibrant Landings

28 Sep - 15 Jan

This exhibition by artist Noelle Genevier from CPP Hounslow's Visual Arts Programme explores colour and nature through contemporary collage.  Noelle […]

Children

Dinosaurs and all that Rubbish by Roustabout

28 Sep - 31 Oct

Michael Foreman’s classic picture book about space travel, dinosaurs, and ecological balance gets a thrilling new lease of life in […]

Children

Myths and Adventures from Ancient Greece: Midas

28 Sep - 31 Dec

In this new series of tales from Ancient Greece, children will enter a miniature world full of exciting adventures, with […]

Children

Myths and Adventures from Ancient Greece: Pandora

28 Sep - 31 Dec

In this new series of tales from Ancient Greece, children will enter a miniature world full of exciting adventures, with […]

Children

Myths and Adventures from Ancient Greece: Persephone

28 Sep - 31 Dec

In this new series of tales from Ancient Greece, children will enter a miniature world full of exciting adventures, with […]

Children

Myths and Adventures from Ancient Greece: Theseus and the Minotaur

28 Sep - 31 Dec

In this new series of tales from Ancient Greece, children will enter a miniature world full of exciting adventures, with […]

Exhibitions

Creativity Unlocked

28 Sep - 15 Jan

A snapshot of art and life in Hounslow. Creativity Unlocked is an exhibition of illustrations by Marcie Mintrose, with accompanying […]

Exhibitions

What You Do Not See

28 Sep - 15 Jan

This exhibition from the Creative People and Places Hounslow Visual Arts Programme brings together the work of seven UK-based contemporary visual artists […]

Exhibitions

A World Between Us

28 Sep - 10 Oct

A World Between Us was developed by Heston & Cranford Local Advisory Group with artist Becky Warnock in early 2020. […]

New Media Arts

Seeing I: The Lives of Hounslow

28 Sep - 10 Oct

For 16 hours, Paul, Niina, and Q, each recorded one day of their life Seeing I: The Lives of Hounslow, […]

Cinema

The War Below (12A)

28 Sep - 30 Sep

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man’s land and set bombs […]

Cinema

Herself (15)

28 Sep - 30 Sep

Sandra (Clare Dunne), on the surface of it, is a young Mum struggling to provide her two young daughters with […]

Take Part

Hounslow Community Brass Band

28 Sep - 14 Dec

Venue Address: Atrium (4th Floor) Reach Academy 53-55 High Street Feltham TW13 4AB Are you having trouble with your tenor […]

Special Events Cinema

Bogowie (15) (Gods) – Polish Cinema Screening and Talk

28 Sep - 29 Sep

The third in a series of screenings and talks exploring gems of Polish cinema, hosted by Polish cinema expert Michael […]

Special Events Cinema

National Theatre’s Romeo & Juliet (12A)

29 Sep

Booking now open to the general public! Romeo and Juliet risk everything to be together. In defiance of their feuding […]

Take Part

What You Do Not See: Creative Data

30 Sep

This free online talk with artists Aminder Virdee and Luca M Damiani will look at how artists use data in […]

Cinema

Respect (12A)

30 Sep

Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, […]

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INTERROBANG?! DIGITAL BY Gideon Reeling Theatre Company

01 Oct - 13 Oct

LOCAL THEATRE COMPANY ​​GIDEON REELING INVITE YOU TO ATTEND PREVIEWS OF THEIR NEW ONLINE GAME, INTERROBANG?! INTERROBANG?! Digital is a […]

New Media Arts

Connected Nature

01 Oct - 03 Jan

The exhibition outlines the diversity of the current environmental landscape by exploring both major and marginal phenomena, their qualification often […]

Cinema

Gargarine (12A)

01 Oct - 07 Oct

The everyday wonders of the world around us dazzle in this thrilling feature debut, about a young Parisian whose dreams […]

Live Performance

CPP Hounslow Presents the Chromatic Dinner

01 Oct

Please note that due to the immersive nature of this show we have a strict no latecomers policy, please arrive […]

Cinema

The Guilty (15)

02 Oct - 07 Oct

The Guilty takes place over the course of a single morning in a 911 dispatch call centre. Call operator Joe […]

Cinema

People Just Do Nothing: Big In Japan (15)

02 Oct - 07 Oct

Since the end of their pirate radio station, life has been quiet for the Kurupt FM boys, but everything is […]

Family Cinema

Peter Rabbit 2 (U) – Family Cinema

03 Oct

In Peter Rabbit 2, the lovable rogue is back. Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but […]

Children

The Story Game (6+yrs)

03 Oct

Andrew Barnett Jones has made up stories for loads of top TV shows including The Amazing World of Gumball, Mr […]

Special Events Cinema

No Ticket Required: I Am Not A Witch

04 Oct

Our fortnightly online cinema club 'No Ticket Required' has been running since April 2020. It seeks out the interesting nuggets, […]

Take Part

Shakti Divas Bhangra Fusion 2021

05 Oct - 14 Dec

Led by renowned choreographer Rakhi Sood, our Shakti Divas Bhangra Fusion is the perfect class to move and groove to. […]

Cabaret

The Tiger LIllies: Love For Sale

06 Oct - 07 Oct

Rediscover the music of Cole Porter with Olivier Award-winning, cult cabaret band The Tiger Lillies. The Grammy nominees uncover the […]

Outdoor Arts

Dance Umbrella @BellSquareLdn

09 Oct

Join Dance Umbrella for exhilarating live outdoor work in Bell Square on Saturday 9th October. Dance Umbrella is London’s international dance […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 2021 -22: Boris Godunov – (Mussorgsky)

09 Oct

Priority booking for Watermans' Friends Members until Thursday 30 September, then bookings will be open to the general public from […]

Dance

Dance Umbrella Watermans Takeover

16 Oct - 17 Oct

Taking over the building for two days, join Dance Umbrella for a live dance double bill with DU Festival debut […]

Dance

International Short Film Programme

16 Oct

Join us in the Waterman’s cinema for an International Dance Short Film Programme curated by Omari ‘Motion’ Carter. Film schedule […]

Dance

Traces & Happy Father’s Day (Double Bill)

16 Oct

Part of the Dance Umbrella Watermans Takeover Traces by Kesha Raithatha  Approx. 25 – 30 minutes Travel on an abstract journey […]

New Media Arts

Stuart Pound & Rosemary Norman: Sticky Pixels

17 Oct

A new exhibition in our Riverside Gallery. Film, television, your own earlier work, the internet or the computer itself can […]

Children

Club Origami (0-5yrs)

17 Oct

Rip, fold and scrumple! Shall we see what we can make with a single square of paper? As you scrunch […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 2021-22: Fire Shut Up In My Bones (Terence Blanchard)

23 Oct

Priority booking for Watermans' Friends Members until Thursday 30 September, then bookings will be open to the general public from […]

Talks

Climate Change: Quentin Cooper Hosts

23 Oct

Quentin Cooper (BBC Radio 4) is joined by Rocio Berenguer and other artists for an evening of short performances, discussion […]

Children

Family Folk Show With Megson (0-8yrs)

24 Oct

Organic, Authentic & Fun Folk Concerts for Big & Little Music Connoisseurs Award-winning folk duo Megson blend their infectious mix […]

Children

Half Term Special – The Bag That Went Boo! (3-8yrs)

26 Oct - 28 Oct

The delightfully comic story of a little red bag that jumps out of a brown paper bag – what in […]

Take Part

Short Breaks: Half Term Special – The Bag That Went Boo (3-8yrs)

27 Oct - 28 Oct

THIS EVENT IS EXCLUSIVE TO HOUNSLOW SHORT BREAKS FAMILIES.   The delightfully comic story of a little red bag that jumps […]

Live Performance

Gandini Juggling: Smashed2

05 Nov

80 oranges, 7 watermelons, 9 performers. The Dark Art of juggling reinvented. In Smashed, the manipulation of the forbidden fruit […]

Outdoor Arts

Urban Astronaut: Highly Sprung

06 Nov

This November sees arguably the most important global climate conference there has even been, COP26 in Glasgow. At Bell Square […]

Children

Oldilocks And The 3 Bears (3-7yrs)

07 Nov

This show was a huge hit with our audiences last year so we're delighted to have it back again! One […]

Dance

Aakash Odedra Company: Rising

19 Nov

Aakash Odedra, the international award-winning dancer and choreographer takes to Watermans’ stage in a captivating performance. Experience the intensity of […]

Children

Big Red Bath (2-5yrs)

21 Nov

Rubba-Dubba-Giggle, Rubba-Dubba-Laugh, there’s magic to be found in the Big Red Bath. It’s the end of a busy day and […]

Live Performance Hire

Jack and the Beanstalk

24 Nov - 27 Nov

Early Bird Tickets Available until 30th September 2021 The award winning St Faith’s Players are thrilled to be back at […]

Live Performance

Watermans & Akademi Dance Film Co-Commission

26 Nov

Akademi and Watermans are commissioning an artist / small collective working with South Asian dance forms to create a new […]

Children

Robin’s Winter Adventure (3-7 yrs)

28 Nov

A young boy's incredible journey with a feathered friend. But will facing his fears turn out to be the greatest […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 2021 -22: Eurydice – (Matthew Aucoin)

04 Dec

Priority booking for Watermans' Friends Members until Thursday 30 September, then bookings will be open to the general public from […]

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