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Leonard Bernstein and West Side Story

To celebrate the centenary and Bishopsgate Institute’s recent, sold out, production of West Side Story, join us for a special event with Nigel Simeone, author of Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story (2009) and The Leonard Bernstein Letters (2013), in conversation with writer and broadcaster Christopher Cook.
Wednesday 12 September
7:00 PM

Swing Den 14 September 2018

Swing Den is a social dance especially for beginners (though everyone is welcome). There’ll be a taster lesson at the start of the night and two teachers on hand.
Friday 14 September
7:00 PM

Bishopsgate Swing 16 September 2018

Put on your dancing shoes and Lindy Hop away at Bishopsgate Swing a social dance for dancers of all levels. Enjoy the sounds of the vintage DJs and guest live band. In partnership with Swing Patrol
Sunday 16 September
6:30 PM

Languages Fair

Keen to start learning a language or to improve your language skills? Not sure which one of our courses would best suit your existing abilities? Our Languages Fair is a chance to speak to tutors from across a range of our language courses, to find out which level is the best fit for you, and to enjoy a short taster session.
Wednesday 19 September
12:30 PM

Eleanor Marx: A Biography

Join Professor Sally Alexander in conversation with Eleanor Penny, for a discussion about the extraordinary life of radical Londoner, Eleanor Marx.
Wednesday 19 September
7:00 PM

Bishopsgate Ballroom 21 September 2018

Dance with friends old and new at Bishopsgate Ballroom. We welcome dancers of all levels, whether you lead, follow or both, to spend the evening together on the dance floor of our gorgeous Great Hall.
Friday 21 September
7:00 PM

Open House

We are opening our doors for Open House London, the city-wide festival of architecture and design. This is a unique opportunity to come and explore our beautifully restored and historic Grade II* listed building. Take a guided tour or simply come in and explore.
Saturday 22 September
10:00 AM

The Pink Jukebox 28 September 2018

A Ballroom and Latin dance club for members of the LGBT community and their friends. With classes followed by social dancing, these events are open to dancers of all levels.
Sunday 23 September
2:00 PM

History Mystery

Join us for an immersive and informal evening of archives exploration. Aimed at the curious reader, this event introduces some of the more bizarre and unusual documents from Bishopsgate Institute’s Special Collections. The evening includes a mystery element, as you will be invited to work out what theme links the sets of carefully curated photographs, pamphlets, books, letters and ephemera.
Wednesday 26 September
6:30 PM

Archives Tour - London Collections

A tour of our London Collections is a must do for anyone interested in the history of the metropolis. Bishopsgate Institute has been collection books, maps, phonographs and a wealth of other materials from London’s history for over 120 years. Join Library and Archives Manager Stefan Dickers for a unique.
Thursday 27 September
6:30 PM