House 10: The essential things to book in the UK this week
Check out the exciting events happening across our Houses
Monday 29 August 2022 By Jess Aureli
1. Poolside Pilates fusion with Jordan at White City House
Integrating the creative flows of vinyasa, the precision of Pilates, the holds of hatha, and the playful challenge of callisthenics, this class tests your strength, mobility, and endurance.
You can find out more about this event here.
2. Ikebana floristry workshop at 40 Greek Street
London-based floral designer Christie Leigh, whose clients have included Dior, Burberry and Loewe, hosts an introduction to ikebana – the Japanese art of floristry. In this workshop, Leigh teaches the basic principles of ikebana, showing you how to make a creation of your own.
Click here to reserve a place.
3. Carnival wind-down at Brixton Studio
Join us for a relaxing evening of film, poetry and music to calm down after Notting Hill Carnival weekend. Hosted by Tobi Onabolu and Ebere Anosike, the night features screenings and performances exploring Black consciousness in its varied forms.
To attend, please click here.
4. Beer tasting: Lakedown Brewing Co at Brighton Beach House
Lakedown Brewing Co is a family-run, independent microbrewery and taproom in East Sussex. Join its founders for a tasting of their craft beers, where you’ll learn about the brewery’s history and the stunning local Lakedown destination that inspired them.
Click here to book this event.
5. Sing for your supper at 40 Greek Street
Show off your musical theatre talents as our House pianist and musical director are on hand to help you fulfil your West End dreams. Members are invited to perform a solo song or get involved with a group number – and to sweeten the deal (because stage fright is definitely a thing), anyone who performs two solo songs will receive a dinner on us.
To reserve a spot, please click here.
6. Get ready for winter knitting class at White City Studio
In this workshop, learn how to knit that winter scarf, hat or even little baby booties – whatever your level, we can start making magic.
Click here to join the waiting list.
7. Black Head Students’ Network talent show at Brixton Studio
Join us for an evening of unbelievable talent, from live music to spoken word (and so much more), organised by the Black Head Students’ Network – the UK’s foremost organisation for Black student leaders.
Click here to book your place.
8. Psychedelic mindfulness at Brighton Beach House
Psychedelic mindfulness is an introduction to the extraordinary potential of psychedelics, and how to approach them with ceremony and safety. In this session, you’re guided through the safe framework of set, setting and integration as you journey into the collective consciousness with breathwork, music, and voice.
To attend this class, click here.
9. House Comedy at Electric House
House Comedy comes to Electric House with four stand-up acts, including special guest headliner Russell Hicks. Provocative, anarchic and unfiltered, Hicks is a risk-taking comic whirlwind, captivating audiences with his razor-sharp wit, acute observations, and slick take-downs.
Click here to find out more.
10. Drag Divas cabaret at Brighton Beach House
Ruby Murry returns for another raucous night with the Drag Divas. Expect high kicks, death drops, lip-sync assassins, and killer vocals.
Click here to find out more.