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Raindance Film FestivalThe Raindance Film Festival, described by The Guardian as "the indie-est film festival this side of the Atlantic", opens with the UK premiere of Princesita, an "unsettling and dark coming-of-age fairy tale" (Variety) by award winning director Marialy Rivas. The 12-day programme includes around 200 feature films, shorts programmes, VR exhibits, seminars and workshops. George Michael: Freedom -Director's Cut and Team Khan, a fly-on-the-wall documentary about professional boxer Amir Khan, feature among the noteworthy entries from the UK. Ballet Now, up for the Best Documentary Award, counts Elisabeth Moss among its executive producers. As well as screenings you can get fully immersed in virtual reality at the OXO Tower, get a masterclass with Allison Anders, director of 90's indie hit Mi Vida Loca, and enjoy a fireside chat with music-video director Tony Kaye.

 

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Underground Stations

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Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Leicester Square Masterpark
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Le Meridien Piccadilly
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £173  33% off
21 Piccadilly, W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
A hotel that is distinctly in the old English style, with magnificent antique décor, staff who are attentive, discreet, and ever so polite and, most importantly, ... More
 
 
 
Cafe Royal Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £269  32% off
68 Regent Street, W1B | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Café Royal is a 160-bedroom 5-star luxury hotel on Regent Street, in London's city centre overlooking Piccadilly Circus. The hotel has conference facilities, a cafe, bar ... More
 
 
 
Every Hotel Piccadilly
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £50  24% off
Coventry Street, W1D | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Located right next to Leicester Square, in the heart of London's West End, the Every Hotel Piccadilly is the perfect hotel for those wanting to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 31st March 2016 to 4th November 2018
Raindance Film Festival, 218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, W1V | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong - winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy - and Peter Pan Goes Wrong, have ...More
 
 
 
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Strictly Ballroom The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th March to 20th October 2018
Raindance Film Festival, 16 Denman Street, W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Matt Cardle officially joins the cast of Strictly Ballroom The Musical from 8th August, taking over the role of band leader, Wally Strand, from Will Young ...More
 
 
 
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Les Miserables
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st January - 2nd March 2019
Raindance Film Festival, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Jean Valjean, released on parole after 19 years on the chain gang, finds that the yellow ticket-of-leave he must, by law, display condemns him to be ...More
 
 
 
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Empire Cinema Haymarket
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
63-65 Haymarket, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The independently-owned Empire owns cinemas at 14 locations across the UK including this one, the three screen Empire Cinema on Haymarket in London's ... More
 
 
 
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Haymarket Theatre Royal
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has had ... More
 
 
 
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Comedy Store
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
 
 
 
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St James's Market
London > Attractions >
St James's, SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
An impressive 450 million pound development in the heart of London, St James's Market ... More
 
 
 
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Stephen Wiltshire Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
5 Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Stephen Wiltshire's art work would be impressive even if you didn't know who he is. But his intricate and architecturally accurate pen and ink sketches are ... More
 
 
 
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White Cube Mason's Yard
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
25-26 Mason's Yard, Off Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
In 2000, Jay Jopling's pioneering White Cube gallery - the spiritual home of the Young British Artists - upped sticks from its original home in St ... More
 
 
 
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T.M. Lewin
London > Shopping > Menswear
103-108 Jermyn Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
T.M.Lewin was established in 1898 in Jermyn Street by Thomas Mayes Lewin and nearly 100 years ago he became one of the first tailors to come ... More
 
 
 
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Jermyn Street
London > Shopping > Specialists
St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
The name Jermyn Street is synonymous with gentlemen's outfitters and, more specifically shirt makers. Turnbull & Asser, shirt makers by royal appointment to HRH Prince of ... More
 
 
 
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Lillywhite's
London > Shopping > Sporting Goods
24 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Lillywhite’s probably owes its landmark sport shop status to its position in Piccadilly Circus more than anything, but this would be ignoring its remarkable heritage. Its founders, ... More
 
 
 
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Shoryu Ramen
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
9 Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
Starting a new trend, Shoryu Ramen - meaning 'rising of fortunes' - was the first traditional Ramen bar to open in London. Launched ... More
 
 
 
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Bilbao Berria
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
Bilbao Berria opens end of summer 2013. Masterchef The Professionals winner, Australian chef Ash Mair, is due to open a restaurant with Spanish pintxo chain Bilbao ... More
 
 
 
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St Alban
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-12 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
With restaurants like The Wolseley and previously Le Caprice, The Ivy and J. Sheekey under their collective belts, Chris Corbin and Jeremy King have been at ... More
 
 
 
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The London Film School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 10 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The London Film School is the oldest-established international school of film technique in the world. The school has contributed significantly to ... More
 
 
 
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 13 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
 
 
 
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 14 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
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So SPA Sofitel St James
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
 
 
 
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AWAY Spa W London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
10 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
On the 6th floor of the W London the AWAY Spa certainly takes you away from the manic pace of life in Leicester Square ... More
 
 
 
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Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
London > Leisure > Fitness
30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
 
 
 
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The Reform Club
London > Nightlife > Pubs
104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
 
 
 
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Waxy O'Connor's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Located where it is, Waxy's is fairly predictable. It's busy, it's Irish and it's got a fair smattering of tourists, but it also has that certain ... More
 
 
 
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The Blue Posts
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Across the road from Chinatown, a pub had stood on the site of The Blue Posts at 28 Rupert Street since 1739. ... More
 
 
 
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The Electric Carousel
London > Nightlife >
215-217 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The team behind Madame Jojo's (RIP) return (hurrah!) with The Electric Carousel on the site where the legendary Pigalle Supper Club used to be, at 215-217 ... More
 
 
 
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Fortnum & Mason: 1707 Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Fortnum's wine bar has had a makeover as part of the store's refurbishment in 2007, three hundred years after this grand old department store first ... More
 
 
 
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Longitude 0°8
London > Nightlife > Bars
Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Le Meridien hotel's in-house bar, Longitude 0Ā°8, is a stylish destination that uses music and lighting to offer a unique experience dependant on whether you ... More
 
 
 
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Haymarket Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
A hip designer hotel by Tim and Kit Kemp in a grand building on the prestigious Haymarket, the broad boulevard street making for an impressive entrance. ... More
 
 
 
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Institute of Directors - IOD
London > Business > Venue Hire
116 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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195 Piccadilly (BAFTA)
London > Business > Venue Hire
195 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The home of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is also available to hire for your own event. The iconic building at 195 ... More
 
 
 

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The Raindance Film Festival, described by The Guardian as "the indie-est film festival this side of the Atlantic", opens with the UK premiere of Princesita, an "unsettling and dark coming-of-age fairy tale" (Variety) by award winning director Marialy Rivas. The 12-day programme includes around 200 feature films, shorts programmes, VR exhibits, semi... More about this event
 
 

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About Leo
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This September, Jermyn Street Theatre hosts the world premiere of Alice Allemano's About Leo. Directed by Michael Oakley, the play ...More

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's most enduring hit has been running since 1984 and is still as popular with audiences and critics ...More

 
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Fortnum & Mason 2 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

This September, coinciding with the London Design Festival, Fortnum & Mason will continue their annual artistic collaboration Fortnum's X Frank ...More

 
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The Jamie Lloyd Company's season of Harold Pinter's one-act plays - features all Pinter's short plays as well as some ...More

 
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Theatre | Until 24th November 2018 

Haymarket Theatre Royal 2 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

For '80s film fans who love the Winona Ryder and Christian Slater the West End transfers of smash Off-Broadway show ...More

The Best In Stand Up
Comedy | On 21st September 2018 

Comedy Store 3 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

MC Ian Moore keeps a watchful eye on performers Jo Caulfield, Carl Donnelly, Ola and Erich McElroy....More

Julie Mehretu: Sextant
Exhibitions | Until 3rd November 2018 

White Cube Mason's Yard 3 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

Large-scale paintings and etchings, which continue the artist's use of gestural abstraction in her 2015 series Conjured Parts....More

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Comedy | On 21st September 2018 

The Comedy Pub 3 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

Inventive visual and slapstick comedy using a host of zany gadgets from guitar-playing stand-up and co-founder of Abnormally Funny People, ...More

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Comedy | On 21st September 2018 

Comedy Store 3 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

MC Ian Moore keeps a watchful eye on performers Jo Caulfield, Carl Donnelly, Ola and Steve Williams plus open spot....More

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
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Theatre | Until 4th November 2018 

Criterion Theatre 3 minutes walk from Raindance Film Festival

Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong - winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy - ...More

 

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