matthews yard

DVM Theatre: SCRATCH NIGHT

Friday 2nd October and Friday 27th November. A night showcasing work-in-progress performances spanning music, dance and theatre.

Write and Thrive

Write and thrive – creativity and wellbeing workshops What to expect A common barrier to creativity is fear of criticism; a concern that what you produce will not be good enough. For that reason, a key feature of my workshops is to provide a non-judgemental environment. You can try things out and it won’t be …

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DEGREE Art Pop-Up Shop

‘degree’  Ironically called ‘degree’, this artistic pop-up shop is designed to give all inspired students studying for a form of creative degree, graduates as well as those who just have artist flair a platform to present and potentially sell their work. ‘Degree’ is set up by Alisha John, who as a student entering into her final …

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Equiano and Black Abolitionists

Saturday 27 June.  2-5pm Olaudah Equiano, Ottobah Cuguano and Ignatius Sancho were British based African campaigners against the slave trade and slavery in the late 18thC.  This afternoon of talks explores their lives and work. Brycchan Carey: Olaudah Equiano and the Black Abolitionists: An Overview Arthur Torrington: The Life and Times of Ignatius Sancho Martin …

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Books over brunch

Books over Brunch will meet on Sunday at 11am every 4-6 weeks . The venue will vary but will always be in easy reach of central Croydon. Our philosophy is to identify books from a variety of cultures and original languages. From this we can discuss common themes.

Live Comedy @MatthewsYard

A fantastic live music night, hosted by Dick Coughlan from the many greats on the circuit. A comedy night not to be missed. Only at the Matthews Yard studio. Friday June 5th – Doors 8pm Tickets £10/£7 concession Headliner: Mel Moon Described as what would be the result if Victoria Wood & Billy Connolly had …

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Books over Brunch

Books over Brunch will meet on Sunday at 11am every 4-6 weeks . The venue will vary but will always be in easy reach of central Croydon. Our philosophy is to identify books from a variety of cultures and original languages. From this we can discuss common themes.

Books over Brunch

Books over Brunch will meet on Sunday at 11am every 4-6 weeks . The venue will vary but will always be in easy reach of central Croydon. Our philosophy is to identify books from a variety of cultures and original languages. From this we can discuss common themes.

Matthew’s Back Yard

All new monthly comedy event, on the first Friday of every month, featuring some of the hottest up and comers on the circuit, hosted by the controversial Dick Coughlan. All tickets are available online here at our box office: https://events.matthewsyard.com/box-office Doors open 8pm Tickets £10 / Concessions £7 (members, oap, student) Omar Hamdi Fresh from …

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Live @ The Studio

Event runs from midday till 2pm with four live performances by Betsy Naidu, Dan Bingham, Layla Let and Conrad Murray. Triple C productions will be doing a DJ set in between each artist performance while they set up.