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Mambista Friday May 3rd

Friday 3rd May – Another fantastic Mambista night Hot Summer Nights and fabulous grooves at The Portico Gallery! With live music from The Gary Baldwin Quartet featuring Roger Beaujolais Serious Hammond and vibes– led Acid Jazz Mambista 8pm – 1am with THE GARY BALDWIN QUARTET Plus! DJ Gerry Lyseight spins his superior selection of Latin, […]

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Can’t Draw

There are currently no classes planned for Can’t Draw.  If you would like to partake in a future Can’t Draw class please contact us via: or on 0208 761 7612. Otherwise contact our tutor Chrissy Thirlaway on 07967018514   Previous details about Can’t Draw classes: Drawing – at your finger-tips Drawing is the fundamental skill […]

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Chinese Culture Hour

We will be hosting a Chinese cultural workshop on Weds 11th March, straight after our Tea Dance. A captivating and interactive hour of fun where you can get an intro to Mahjong and celebrate Chinese New Year! Learn  how to say “Happy New Year” in Mandarin and find out what the new Year of the Sheep has in […]

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Tea Dance

Wednesday 14th January was the first Tea Dance of 2015. The Portico Singers were there to entertain as well as soloists, the singer was Kirsty Bennet (actress, singer, director and Teacher!), a pianist (Andrew Chadney, a professional Musical Director) and a saxophone player (Nick Onley). Great entertainment, great dancing and great company. The next Tea Dance will be […]

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Art Installation

  From December 5th The Portico Gallery will be exhibiting a string installation in the main hall by Louisa Loizeau. A word from the artist: “My pieces are influenced by the surrounding architecture; therefore I have generally tried to findas varied and unusual locations as possible. I am interested in the effect that light and […]

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