Hackney Empire



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  • Address:

    Hackney Empire 291 Mare St
    E8 1EJ

What's on at Hackney Empire



Hackney Colliery Band

Brass ensembles, Hip hop, Rock 'n' roll, World

Brass-heavy goodness from the nine-piece, who combine riotous Latino horns ’n’ beats with a foot-stomping blend of ska, Balkan and funk styles.

Mother Goose

Kids' theatre, Kids' theatre, Off-West End

Hackney Empire's yearly festive offering is pretty much the panto equivalent of royalty. That's mainly been down to hilariously naughty scripts, Susie McKenna's direction and a great dame - in recent years the inimitable Clive Rowe was hailed as one of...

Mother Goose
  1. Sat Nov 22 – Sun Jan 4 2015
  2. Hackney Empire
  3. £10-£32
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Stu Liddle

A glorious Victorian gem of a theatre. You won't see a better example of a Matcham designed theatre. This should be cherished more than those in the West End. It's a shame about it's listings. There isn't enough main stream or community theatre being done here. The cut backs by the local council and by the arts council have hit it hard. However, it does give us one of the best traditional pantos each year. Please look after it. We can't lose such a great building.