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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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19 Jan - 28 Mar


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Exhibitions

The Troth Exhibition

19 Jan - 01 Feb

An exhibition of photographs taken during rehearsals and live shows of Akademi’s international dance theatre production The Troth. The exhibition […]

Exhibitions

Music and Me

19 Jan - 01 Feb

CPP Hounslow is delighted to present a new exhibition of photographic portraits by award-winning, Hounslow-based photographer and film maker Rehmat […]

Exhibitions

Regeneration on Hounslow Heath

19 Jan - 28 Mar

An exhibtion of painting and photography at Feltham Library. “Beginning in summer 2018, I came across the remains of a […]

Exhibitions

The Memory Library

19 Jan - 28 Mar

Artist Marie Klimis has been commissioned to create a new art installation for Heston Library celebrating the memories of the […]

Exhibitions

Late Summer at Bedfont Lakes

19 Jan - 08 Mar

An exhibition of photography by Karolina Koziel at Salisbury Cafe. Visit: Salisbury Cafe, 73 Salisbury Road, Hounslow, TW4 7NW.  Open: […]

Children

Cinderella Ashputtel (3+yrs)

19 Jan

“She had no bed to lie down on, but was made to lie by the hearth among the ashes; and […]

New Media Arts

Data Dating

19 Jan - 01 Mar

Exhibition Wednesday 15 January – Sunday 1 March 2020 Public opening 15 January 6pm (with the curator, artists and drinks). […]

Cinema

JoJo Rabbit (12A)

19 Jan - 30 Jan

Writer director Taika Waititi, brings his signature style of humor and pathos to his latest film, Jojo Rabbit, a World […]

Cinema

Little Women (U)

19 Jan - 23 Jan

Extra screening added on Sat 11 Jan at 20:30 Writer-director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird), has crafted a Little Women that […]

Cinema

The Gentlemen (18)

19 Jan - 30 Jan

The Gentlemen follows American expat Mickey Pearson (Matthew McConaughey) who built a highly profitable marijuana empire in London. When word […]

New Media Arts

“What if…?” An Exploration by Mike Aris

19 Jan - 02 Feb

Mike Aris is a geometric artist. He searches for nature's hidden patterns, allowing structure and symmetry to emerge from the […]

Take Part

Brentford Ukulele Collective

20 Jan

Did you always dream from a young age of becoming a ukulele rock God, but ended up doing all other […]

Take Part

Shakti Divas Bhangra Fusion

21 Jan

Venue Address School Gym Heston Community School91 Heston Rd Hounslow  TW5 0QR  Led by renowned choreographer Rakhi Sood, Shakti Divas […]

Take Part

Hounslow Community Brass Band

21 Jan

Venue AddressAtrium (4 th Floor)Reach Academy53-55 High StreetFelthamTW13 4AB Are you having trouble with your tenor horn? Terrified of your […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Little Women (U) – Parent and Baby

22 Jan

Writer-director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird), has crafted a Little Women that draws on both the classic novel and the writings […]

Take Part

Pandemonium Spring 2020 0-24 mths

22 Jan - 01 Apr

Join Tamar Swade every Wednesday (term time only) in this fun musical workshop for parents/carers and their children, aged 0-24mths. […]

Take Part

Pandemonium Spring 2020- 2-4 yrs

22 Jan - 01 Apr

Join Tamar Swade every Wednesday in this fun musical workshop for parents/carers and their children, aged 2-4. Sing songs and […]

Take Part

Hounslow Community Choir

23 Jan

THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT HOUNSLOW MUSIC SERVICE Is singing a talent you think you could share with enthusiastic people […]

New Media Live Performance

Climax + Chronostasis

24 Jan

Two exciting live shows from leading French multimedia artists, brought to the UK for the first time, exploring notions of […]

Cinema

Pink Wall (12A)

24 Jan - 29 Jan

Pink Wall is a modern day romance, following the six-year relationship of Jenna (Tatiana Maslany) and Leon (Jay Duplass). Intimately […]

Take Part

Circus Flag making workshop with Art Jar

25 Jan

Roll up, roll up for this free workshop at Bedfont Library! Alongside our exhibition 250 Years of the Circus, come […]

Family Cinema

Abominable (U) – Family Cinema

25 Jan

When teenage Yi encounters a young Yeti on the roof of her apartment building in Shanghai, she and her mischievous […]

Cinema

Downton Abbey (PG)

25 Jan - 30 Jan

The hugely popular TV series is given the big screen treatment featuring some of the original cast members including Michelle […]

Live Performance Hire

Sandra Siladjev Live

25 Jan

She doesn't really need to talk too much about Sandra, she has entered the big door of public business not […]

Children

Goldilocks! (3-7yrs)

26 Jan

Hand to Mouth have woven extra drama and humour into this well-loved tale of Goldilocks, stitching together traditional glove puppetry and […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

The Gentlemen (18) – Parent and Baby

29 Jan

The Gentlemen follows American expat Mickey Pearson (Matthew McConaughey) who built a highly profitable marijuana empire in London. When word gets […]

Cinema

1917 (15)

31 Jan - 13 Feb

Sam Mendes, the Oscar-winning director of Skyfall, Spectre and American Beauty, brings his singular vision to his World War I […]

Comedy

Marcel Lucont: No. Dix.

31 Jan

Marcel Lucont, flâneur, raconteur and bon-viveur, returns to the UK for his tenth year with deadpan stand-up, bawdy chansons and […]

Cinema

Seberg (15)

31 Jan - 06 Feb

Seberg is inspired by true events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg (Kristen Stewart), who […]

Cinema

So Long, My Son (12A)

31 Jan - 06 Feb

Wang Xiaoshuai’s deeply moving and intimate drama traces the lives of two interconnected families over three decades of social and […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Porgy and Bess (The Gershwins)

01 Feb

The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano […]

Family Cinema

Toy Story 4 (U) – Family Cinema

01 Feb

Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his […]

Children

Rise And Fall (2+yrs)

02 Feb

In Rise and Fall you’ll meet all manner of balloons from small floating moons to vast bouncing orbs. Forever expanding […]

Live Performance Hire

Sukh Ojla: Life Sukhs

02 Feb

Following her debut solo run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2019, Sukh Ojla brings her brilliant solo comedy hour to Brentford. […]

Special Events Cinema

Hansard (12A) – National Theatre Encore

03 Feb

Hansard; nounThe official report of all parliamentary debates. See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Seberg (15) – Parent and Baby

05 Feb

Seberg is inspired by true events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg (Kristen Stewart), who […]

Music

Miss Kiddy and the Cads

07 Feb

Show stopping vocals, sensational band, stunning costumes, spectacular tap dancing, and the glamour of old time Hollywood all wrapped up in […]

Cinema

The Personal History of David Copperfield (PG)

07 Feb - 20 Feb

An avid Dickens fan, Armando Iannucci (the award-winning writer/director of The Death of Stalin) adapts here, alongside frequent collaborator Simon […]

Cinema

Waves (15)

07 Feb - 12 Feb

Set against the vibrant landscape of South Florida, and featuring an astonishing ensemble of award-winning actors and breakouts alike, Waves […]

Special Events Cinema

French Impressions – Umbrellas of Cherbourg (PG)

08 Feb

Our Valentine’s choice is the newly remastered Les Parapluies de Cherbourg (Umbrellas of Cherbourg) and Jon Davies will be looking at the […]

Family Cinema

Snoopy And Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie (U)

08 Feb

Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the gang get their big screen debut. The beloved underdog Charlie […]

Children

Pub Quiz For Kids? (5+yrs)

09 Feb

A runaway hit at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, this family fun quiz is unlike anything you’ve seen before. Story knowledge, […]

Live Performance Hire

Identity Crisis

10 Feb

Join local artists as we explore personal responses to a crisis of identity. With interactive performances, spoken word and art […]

Live Performance Hire

Little Shop of Horrors

11 Feb - 12 Feb

Radnor House are thrilled to present their annual musical production. When nerdish, love-struck florist Seymour Krelborn discovers a new breed […]

Exhibitions

Meet the Artist with Karolina Koziel

12 Feb

Have you ever wondered who made the artwork you see on the wall? If you have, then why not come […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

1917 (15) – Parent and Baby Screening

12 Feb

Sam Mendes, the Oscar-winning director of Skyfall, Spectre and American Beauty, brings his singular vision to his World War I […]

Cinema

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood (PG)

14 Feb - 27 Feb

Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, […]

Cabaret

La Voix: The UK’s Funniest Red Head

14 Feb

Back by popular demand!  Global Superstar La Voix’s show has become a phenomenon in many towns and cities around the […]

Cinema

Queen And Slim (15 cert tbc)

14 Feb - 19 Feb

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man (get out’s Daniel Kaluuya) and a black woman […]

Family Cinema

Dora and the Lost City of Gold (PG) – Family Cinema

15 Feb

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her […]

Live Performance Hire

Falak Live in Concert

15 Feb

Falak Live in Concert Featuring Tasha Tah, Aman Sangha & Comedian Salman Malik Massive Mix and Culture Mix Present to […]

Special Events Cinema

Present Laughter (PG) – National Theatre Encore

16 Feb

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark on an […]

Children

The Three Billy Goats Gruff (3-6yrs)

16 Feb

Who's that trip trapping over my bridge? This is the simple story of three hungry goats and a grumpy old […]

Family Cinema

Frozen 2 (U) – Family Cinema

17 Feb - 22 Feb

Why was Elsa born with magical powers? What truths about the past await Elsa as she ventures into the unknown […]

Cinema

Spies In Disguise (PG) – Half Term Family Cinema

17 Feb - 22 Feb

Super spy Lance Sterling (Will Smith) and scientist Walter Beckett (Tom Holland) are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave […]

Children

Half Term Special: The Man Who Wanted To Be A Penguin (3-10yrs)

18 Feb - 20 Feb

This is the story of an extraordinary explorer, a curious conjurer and pioneering problem-solver. You’ll find him pottering in his […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

The Personal History Of David Copperfield (PG) – Parent and Baby

19 Feb

An avid Dickens fan, Armando Iannucci (the award-winning writer/director of The Death of Stalin) adapts here, alongside frequent collaborator Simon […]

Special Events Cinema

Cyrano De Bergerac (Cert TBC) – National Theatre Live

20 Feb

By Edmond Rostand, in a new version by Martin Crimp Directed by Jamie Lloyd Cast James McAvoy  James McAvoy (X-Men, […]

Cinema

Bombshell (15)

21 Feb - 27 Feb

Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; Fox News, and the […]

Cinema

The Lighthouse (15)

21 Feb - 27 Feb

From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two […]

Talks

Watermans With Words: Scientific Pioneers

21 Feb

In a double bill of two fascinating talks, we discover the true stories of Scientific Pioneers who have changed our […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Bombshell (15) – Parent and Baby

26 Feb

Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; Fox News, and the […]

Exhibitions

Meet the Artist with Gerald Curtis

27 Feb

Our next Meet the Artist event will be at Feltham Library, where Gerald Curtis will talk his creative process and […]

New Media Live Performance

Le Clair Obscur: #SoftLove

28 Feb - 29 Feb

What would happen if your personal assistant fell in love with you? And what if that personal assistant was in […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Agrippina (Handel)

29 Feb

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads as the imperious title empress in the Met’s first-ever performance of this tale of deception and deceit. […]

Children

Woodland Tales With Granddad (3+yrs)

01 Mar

Something is happening in the woods, voices can be heard, and a strange metallic smell fills the air. Machines are […]

Cabaret

Charlie Bicknell & Louise Innes: The Latest Show

06 Mar

Or Twisted Takes on the Sickeningly Familiar. Back at Watermans with her brand new show, Charlie Bicknell is once again […]

Children

Midnight (5+yrs)

08 Mar

In the hours when most people are tucked up, sound asleep in their beds, Midnight the cat rules the roost. […]

Dance

Richard Chappell Dance: Still Touch

13 Mar

A moving exploration of the relationship between three dancers and three life-size human sculptures, Still Touch is a collaboration between […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Der Fliegende Hollander (Wagner)

14 Mar

Award-winning, Sir Bryn Terfel CBE, returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for […]

Children

Beastly Belle (4+yrs)

15 Mar

Be charmed and surprised by a new twist on an old tale, inspired by the iconic era of 1920s and […]

Children

Meet Me A Tree – A Very First Opera (0-2yrs)

17 Mar

Hurly Burly return with another interactive musical adventure for babies. Join them to sing with blackbirds, march through fallen leaves […]

Cabaret

Lili La Scala: Another F*cking Variety Night

20 Mar

The hottest ticket in town is back with a bang! Treat yourself to a Friday night date with award-winning cabaret […]

Children

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (3-10yrs)

22 Mar

What if you discovered the secret that your grouchy neighbour is really a wizard whose house is powered entirely by […]

Live Performance

Nikki & JD: Knot

27 Mar

Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus and dance work by Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé. […]

Live Performance Hire

Arabs vs Asians Stand-Up Comedy

28 Mar

Plan your Entertainment presents Arabs vs Asians Stand-up comedy show (Breaking barriers with laughter) Featuring award winning and hilarious comedians […]

Special Events Cinema

French Impressions: La Belle Époque (15)

28 Mar

Jon DAvies will look at the brilliant career of Fanny Ardant followed by a screening og La Belle Époque. La […]

Children

Dust (4-9yrs)

29 Mar

When Little Titch and her scruffy rucksack arrive at the giant, pink house it is not what she expected – […]

Children

Pigs & Bears Don’t Come In Pairs! (3-8yrs)

05 Apr

Straw, wood, brick? Porridge, chairs, beds?  Two trios to tantalise and tickle your senses in this DOUBLE BILL of Furry […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Tosca (Puccini)

11 Apr

Sir David McVicar’s bold staging of Puccini’s operatic thriller returns with star Soprano Anna Netrebko, whom the New York Times […]

Children

Rolling Down The Road (3-11yrs)

19 Apr

Present David Gibb All aboard! Family singer songwriter David Gibb is proud to be the driver of the world's first […]

Children

Spy Monkey (4+yrs)

26 Apr

Join Hanuman, our brave and intrepid Monkey Intelligence Officer, on his most important secret mission to date! He will need to use […]

Children

The Great Race!

03 May

This show is inspired by the traditional story of The Great Race! which tells how the eastern Zodiac calendar was […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Maria Stuarda (Donizetti)

09 May

Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots and her bitter rivalry with the cousin […]

Special Events Cinema

The Welkin (Cert TBC) – National Theatre Live

21 May

A new play by Lucy Kirkwood One life in the hands of 12 women. Rural Suffolk in England, 1759. As […]

Special Events Cinema

RSC Live: The Winter’s Tale (12A Cert TBC)

10 Jun

Leontes rips his family apart with his jealousy but grief opens his heart. Will he find the child he abandoned […]

Special Events Cinema

RSC Live: The Comedy of Errors (12A Cert TBC)

15 Jul

A man arrives in a strange town only to find that everyone knows his name, but thinks he’s someone else. […]

Special Events Cinema

RSC Live: Pericles (12A)

23 Sep

Shakespeare’s touching and hopeful tale of loss and reconciliation located in a familiar world of precarious journeys. Forced to flee […]

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