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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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Colette (15)

Cinema

Colette (15)

20 Jan - 31 Jan

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Cinema

Colette (15)

20 Jan - 31 Jan

Unconventional country girl Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette has married a charismatic egomaniacal man of letters, 14 years her senior, known by the […]

Cinema

The Favourite (15)

20 Jan - 24 Jan

Winner of 10 Best British Independent Film Awards 2018 including – Best British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best […]

Children

Three Sat Under The Banyan Tree (7-12yrs)

20 Jan

Animal tales brought vibrantly to life with wonderous masks, movement and music. Based on The Panchatantra - India’s Aesop’s Fables. Near the foothills of […]

New Media Arts

Laura Cuch: Spiritual Flavours

20 Jan - 03 Feb

Spiritual Flavours is a collaborative arts project with members of different faith communities in Ealing and Hanwell, who contributed recipes […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

The Favourite (15) – Parent and Baby

22 Jan

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND EXTRA SCREENING ADDED – TUESDAY 22 JANUARY @ 10:30AM Winner of 10 Best British Independent Film […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Colette (15) – Parent and Baby

23 Jan

Unconventional country girl Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette has married a charismatic egomaniacal man of letters, 14 years her senior, known by the […]

Take Part

Comedy Workshop Programme

23 Jan - 06 Feb

All places are fully booked but if you would like information for future workshops please email: kasia@watermans.org.uk or call 020 […]

Take Part

Pandemonium Spring 2019 0-24 mths

23 Jan - 03 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 2019- 2-4 yrs

23 Jan - 03 Apr

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

New Media Arts

Trajectories II: Gallery Tour & Launch

24 Jan

Free Public Launch Event and Gallery Tour with the Artists: Thursday 24 January, 6.30-8.30pm Join the artists and the Watermans […]

Cabaret

Roulston & Young: Je Regrette!

25 Jan

Award-winning musical character comedy from Sarah-Louise Young and Michael Roulston, creators of Roulston & Young, Julie Madly Deeply and Cabaret […]

Cinema

Stan And Ollie (PG)

25 Jan - 07 Feb

Starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as legendary movie icons Laurel & Hardy, Stan & Ollie is the heart-warming […]

New Media Arts

Trajectories II: Technology Never Sleeps

25 Jan - 03 Mar

Free Public Launch Event and Gallery Tour with the Artists: Thursday 24 January, 6.30-8.30pm – tickets can be booked here […]

Family Cinema

Monsters University (U) – Family Cinema

26 Jan

Ever since college-bound Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) was a little monster, he has dreamed of becoming a Scarer—and […]

New Media Arts

TRAJECTORIES II WORKSHOPS: Decisions, Decisions

26 Jan

Ever wondered how machines learn? How do we make artificial intelligence intelligent? How do we teach machines to make choices […]

Children

Mischief And Mystery In Moomin Valley (3-7yrs)

27 Jan

Based on the much-loved novels by Tove Jansson, this intimate, gentle, heart-warming show takes us on a journey through the […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Stan And Ollie (PG) – Parent and Baby

30 Jan

Starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as legendary movie icons Laurel & Hardy, Stan & Ollie is the heart-warming story of […]

Special Events Cinema

I’m Not Running (12A) – National Theatre Live

31 Jan

I’m Not Running is an explosive new play by David Hare, premiering at the National Theatre and broadcast live to […]

Music

K.O.G. and The Zongo Brigade

01 Feb

Under the leadership of the outrageously talented whirlwind of energy that is Kweku Sackey aka Ghanaian force of nature KOG, […]

Cinema

The House By The Sea (12A)

01 Feb - 07 Feb

Nominated for César Awards, France 2018 – Best Supporting Actress Winner of two Venice Film Festival Awards 2017 By a […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 18-19: Carmen

02 Feb

Don’t miss this revival of Sir Richard Eyre’s dynamic production. Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine plays opera’s ultimate seductress, while Roberto Alagna […]

Family Cinema

The Big Bad Fox And Other Tales (U) – Family Cinema

02 Feb

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated Ernest & Celestine comes another hilarious, heartwarming tale of animal misfits. The countryside […]

New Media Arts

TRAJECTORIES II WORKSHOPS: Crafting Narrative

02 Feb

Do you share your life on social media? Has it become a big way to communicate your perceptions and feelings? […]

Children

Snow White, Rose Red & Bear Brown (4+yrs)

03 Feb

Snow White and Rose Red – sisters, twins, best friends – have lived in the forest since they were Babes […]

Special Events Cinema

Antony & Cleopatra (12A) – National Theatre Encore

04 Feb

Extra encore performance added – Monday 4 February @ 11am – Booking Now Broadcast live from the National Theatre, Ralph […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Mary Queen of Scots (15) – Parent and Baby

06 Feb

Mary, Queen of Scots” explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed […]

Cinema

Burning (15)

08 Feb - 14 Feb

Based on a short story by Haruki Murakami, this critically acclaimed South Korean film tells the story of Jong-soo, a […]

Cabaret

Dusty Limits & Michael Roulston: Heaven and Hell (and Highgate)

08 Feb

Two leading lights of the cabaret scene, Dusty Limits and Michael Roulston have been writing together for over a decade. […]

Cinema

Mary Queen of Scots (15)

08 Feb - 07 Feb

Mary, Queen of Scots” explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed […]

Cinema

The Front Runner (15)

08 Feb - 14 Feb

Oscar nominee Hugh Jackman stars as the charismatic politician Gary Hart for Academy Award-nominated director Jason Reitman in the new […]

Family Cinema

Christopher Robin (PG) – Family Cinema

09 Feb

Christopher Robin is all grown up and all out of imagination. Stuck at his disheartening job, he struggles to make […]

New Media Arts

TRAJECTORIES II WORKSHOPS:What is public space?

09 Feb

The workshop proposes to model and visualise personal concepts of public space. What does public space encompass, particularly with the […]

Children

Myths & Monsters (6+yrs)

10 Feb

Where can you find a creature that is half eagle and half lion? Or one that is half horse, half […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

The Front Runner (15) – Parent and Baby

13 Feb

Oscar nominee Hugh Jackman stars as the charismatic politician Gary Hart for Academy Award-nominated director Jason Reitman in the new […]

Books

Watermans With Words: The Wonders of Planet Earth.

15 Feb

In our fourth Watermans With Words mini book festival, we present a plasma physicist and an astrobiologist who will give us […]

Special Events Cinema

French Impressions – Orphée (PG)

16 Feb

Jon Davis will explore th work of one of France's most gifted and multi-talented artists Jean Cocteau. Orphée (PG) This […]

Live Performance Hire

LOL (Ladies Of Laughter) Noreen Khan

16 Feb

LOL (Ladies Of Laughter) with Noreen Khan comes to Watermans Arts Centre Brentford! Join Noreen Khan (BBC Asian Network) as […]

New Media Arts

TRAJECTORIES II WORKSHOP: Creative programming with artificial life

16 Feb

A creative programming session that is designed for those who are interested in the idea of artificial life. It’s a […]

Special Events Cinema

I’m Not Running (12A) – National Theatre Encore

17 Feb - 25 Feb

I’m Not Running is an explosive new play by David Hare, premiering at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas. […]

Children

John Hinton’s Ensonglopedia Of Animals (5+yrs)

17 Feb

Twenty-six animal songs, one for each letter of the alphabet. Get to grips with fascinating facts about extraordinary echinoderms, distressed […]

Family Cinema

Ralph Breaks The Internet (PG) – Half Term Family Cinema

18 Feb - 23 Feb

Join Ralph and Vanellope in their newest buddy-comedy adventure, and explore the worldwide web in a whole new way… with […]

Take Part

February Half Term Family Movement Workshop

19 Feb

Jump, roll and slide at Watermans in this creative movement workshop for children and adults. Paper will be an island, […]

Children

Half Term Special – If All The World Were Paper (3-8 yrs)

19 Feb - 22 Feb

A hilarious, poignant play about falling out, making up, and the joy of true friendship. Fred and Ted are best […]

Take Part

February Half-Term Family Make & Play Ukulele Workshop

20 Feb - 21 Feb

MAKE, LEARN, PLAY and PERFORM on your own fully working ukulele, made from a spread tub! If you don't believe […]

New Media Live Performance

AE: Whist

22 Feb

Journey into the unconscious mind as Interactive Theatre and Virtual Reality combine in “an awesome virtual reality dance experience” (The […]

New Media Arts

TRAJECTORIES II WORKSHOP: Mind over Matter

23 Feb

Learn about the creative possibilities of using a commercially available Electroencephalography (EEG) headset that detects signals coming directly from the […]

Theatre

On Hold

28 Feb

“One of the most moving and thought provoking pieces of theatre I have ever seen.” (Audience Member) The number of […]

Cabaret

Jantti & Venna: Yabluchkov Candle

01 Mar

Enter the musical velvet world of cabaret in the 1920s for an evening of poetic jazz and aerial performance. The […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 18-19: La Fille Du Régiment

02 Mar

Full of wit and invention, Donizetti’s comic opera is a delight. The famous aria “Ah, Mes Amis,” with its nine […]

Children

WOW! It’s Night-Time (2-5 yrs)

03 Mar

The curious little owl is back, and this time she’s ready to discover the wonders of night-time, from the big, […]

Music

Continental Drifts: Malphino

08 Mar

London collective concoct a barnstorming brew of hypnotic South American rhythm, in an intimate seated gig brought to us by […]

Children

How Does This Politics Thing Work Then? (6+yrs)

10 Mar

Politics is boring. Politics is complicated. Politics is for adults. Rubbish! Politics is actually super important and can be made […]

Cabaret

Christine Bovill: Paris

15 Mar

Come and be transported into a Parisian scented twilight world of song. Winner of “Spirit of the Fringe” 2017 in […]

Children

Kid Carpet’s Noisy Holiday (3+ yrs)

17 Mar

The Noisy Animals are looking forward to their dream holidays and have some brilliant ideas about where in the world […]

New Media Live Performance

Alexander Whitley Dance Company: Celestial Motion – a shared virtual reality dance experience

22 Mar

Celestial Motion transports you to an alternate universe where you are joined by a virtual cast of world-class dancers on […]

Children

The Selfish Giant (3+yrs)

24 Mar

A new family show, inspired by the Oscar Wilde short story. Inspired by the touching children’s story ‘The Selfish Giant’ […]

Cabaret

Marcel Lucont’s Cabaret Fantastique

29 Mar

A Brexit Night Party. Come and get some Brexual healing on the night of Britain’s divorce from the EU at […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 18-19: Die Walkure

30 Mar

Featuring some of the most glorious music ever written—including, of course, the Ride of the Valkyries—Die Walküre is the second […]

Children

CC4K Mother’s Day Special (6+yrs)

31 Mar

Watermans welcomes back the ever popular Comedy Club 4 Kids, featuring the best stand-ups and sketch acts from the comedy […]

Cabaret

Paulus: Beta

05 Apr

‘Doyen of cabaret’ (Time Out) Paul L Martin has teamed up with musical director Jordan Clarke and band (Tristan Butler […]

Children

Mole & Gecko: The Show (5+ yrs)

07 Apr

An interactive rap musical about a Mole and a Gecko starring Simon Mole & Gecko A rapper and a singer. […]

Children

The Mystery Of Memory Lane OR…The Puppy Dog’s Tale (3-8 yrs)

14 Apr

This warm and nostalgic show is based around a Bric-a-Brac market stall where Mr Shabby and Mrs Chic try to […]

Children

Baby Special – Glisten (0-18mths)

25 Apr

A gentle and immersive multisensory experience. Come in, relax, find a place and settle. Slowly, a shimmering surface emerges. What […]

Children

Hansel & Gretel (3+yrs)

28 Apr

Deep in an enchanted forest, everybody’s looking for something to eat. A tasty treat, a sticky sweet – some children’s […]

Children

The Story Game (6+yrs)

05 May

Today he’s going to tell you a story – but he has no idea what it is. No title, no […]

Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 18-19: Dialogues Des Carmélites

11 May

Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads Poulenc’s masterpiece. As the French Revolution begins, shy Blanche, sung by mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, […]

Special Events Cinema

All My Sons (12A cert tbc) – National Theatre Live

14 May

Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman […]

Take Part Hire

London Art School with Sue Cooper

01 Jan

Please note: this is a hire so all bookings must be made through Sue Cooper at suecooper@artschoollondon.com London Art School […]

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