EastCast is coming out of the studio for our 2nd live Listening Lounge where radio, podcast and sound art makers, movers and shakers get to showcase their work to a captive audience. This best way to describe it? – A curated open mic for radio.
We’ve received an incredible range of submissions from London and beyond, so expect an evening of audio gems in a cosy setting. Also live ‘radio’ performances from Hannah White and Stephen Shiel with their ‘dream machine’ and an audio essay by Mike Brooks.
Wednesday 20th June, 7pm-late, £3 on the door. Set, 27a Dalston Lane
More info here
As the V&A prepares to open it’s East London outpost in the Olympic Park, they’ve actually taken over a small space in Poplar called the Lansbury Micro Museum. Their current exhibition ‘Seeing Red’ is a collection of posters from the women’s printing workshop See Red who where very active members of London’s feminist movement in the 70s and 80’s.
Charles Garrad: Waiting for You
We meet Charles Garrad ahead of his feature film debut ‘Waiting for You’ starring Colin Morgan and Fanny Ardent to be premiered in the UK at The East End Film Festival. (21st April)
EASTCAST AWAY RESONANCE FUNDRAISER 8TH FEB
EastCast is coming out of the studio and into the basement of a Dalston sake bar as part of Resonance FM’s fundraising week. Hosts Pearl Wise, Jonny Virgo and Jessie Lawson invite you to EastCast Away, Thursday 8th February at For Fuk Sake, 446 Kinglsand Road, 7pm ’til late
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Petra Kluk (Womb2) + Madeleine Dunnigan (Ladybeard)
We celebrate all things female with Petra Kluk events manager at the numbers group and organiser of a new female centric event ‘Womb2’ at Number90 and Madeleine Dunnigan co-editor of the beautifully produced glossy and online magazine Ladybeard.
Interview + live session with John Fairhurst
Blues singer and guitar talent John Fairhurst will be performs live and talks about his passion for making bows ahead of his performance at London Remixed Festival at Rich Mix (2/3 February 2018)
Inaugural Nasty Women UK event, a FREE art exhibition and weekend of talks, comedy, spoken word, live music and workshops at Stour Space in East London, in support of the charity End Violence Against Women. The exhibition includes 2D work, sculpture, sound installations, street art, performance, political baked goods and an immersive art installation where visitors will be able to create their own artwork in Virtual Reality.
Fri 22-Sun 24th September
Stour Space, 7 Roach Rd, HACKNEY WICK, E3 2PA
The Ancestor’s Trail
Celia Robbins discovers a unique event taking place in Epping Forest later this month. The Ancestor’s Trail is a walk that’s inspired by science. It’s all about evolution and the tree of life – with added music, poetry and dance. If you’d like to join the walkers on Saturday 29th, you can find all the details about starting points, and register at ancestorstrail.org.uk.
Studio interview with Simon Milner
Pearl Wise talks to artist Simon Milner about his upcoming show The Night Is Over, Applaud! at Doomed Gallery in Dalston.
Doomed Gallery 65 Ridley Road
Private view 27th July 6pm – 9pm Open 29th & 30th July 11am – 7pm