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Colonial London - Migration, Trade and Power

London

The skyline of London brims with impressive monuments and buildings which pay testament to its historic place at the heart of global trade. But where did all this wealth come from, and how did London ...
10:00 AM -
16:00 PM
16 February 2019 -
16 February 2019
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LN19208

An Introduction to Charles Booth's London

London

This course will explore aspects of Charles Booth's landmark survey 'Life & Labour of the People in London', published in 17 volumes between 1889 and 1903 (the entire series can be read in the Bishops ...
19:00 -
20:30
26 February 2019 -
02 April 2019
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19209

London in Poetry

Words and Ideas

This course will provide an overview of the poetry that has emerged from London since the end of the 18th century. It will consider how poets have responded to political events such as revolutions in ...
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18:30 -
20:30
16 January 2019 -
20 February 2019
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WR19211

Bishopsgate Choir

Performing Arts

Bishopsgate Choir is a supportive environment for beginners and more experienced singers alike. With a varied repertoire taking in popular classics, gospel, folk, classical and show tunes, the session ...
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18:30 -
20:30
14 January 2019 -
01 April 2019
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
PA19226

Writing Short Stories

Words and Ideas

This course is for all short story enthusiasts, whether novice or well practised. You will develop your understanding of how to shape and hone your stories, making reference to the different short sto ...
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18:30 -
20:30
15 January 2019 -
12 February 2019
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WR19213

Cha Cha Cha for Absolute Beginners 

Performing Arts

Take your first steps into partner dancing. Benefit from a gentle pace and friendly environment, to become more confident as leader or follower, or both. Develop your focus, listening skills and asser ...
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19:00 -
21:00
16 January 2019 -
20 February 2019
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PA19224

A History of Drag

Arts and Culture

Male cross-dressing performance has endured as an essential part of the fabric of British entertainment. From the Elizabethan boy player, to the bawdy Victorian dame, to the glamorous and avant-garde ...
10:00 -
16:00
26 January 2019 -
26 January 2019
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AC19214

Dance in a Day - Viennese Waltz

Performing Arts

Delilah, Hedwig’s Theme, The Blue Danube: all are songs to which you can dance Viennese Waltz. Whether you lead or follow (or both), take a day to learn or improve your Natural and Reverse Turns, how ...
11:00 -
16:00
26 January 2019 -
26 January 2019
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
PA19216

Our East End (1860s-1950s)

London

Five weeks. Five characters. Hundreds of original historical sources to handle and explore. This immersive Hands-on History course takes a fresh look at local history by adopting a biographical approa ...
18:30 -
20:00
31 January 2019 -
07 March 2019
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LN19214

Dance in a Day - Social Dancing - Leading and Following

Performing Arts

It’s all very well learning steps in class, but what happens at a social when your partner doesn’t know what you know? Whether you lead or follow (or both), take a day to explore tips and techniques ...
11:00 -
16:00
02 February 2019 -
02 February 2019
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
PA19218