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Bacardi Party, Magic Mike Premiere, Chariots of Fire Premiere, private screenings, private views …

Bacardi Party, Magic Mike Premiere, Chariots of Fire Premiere, private screenings, private views …

Its raining in London Town. Must be summer!

Here’s some events you might have liked to know about. Our paying subscribers did – ages ago!

All entries collated in good faith. Celebrity appearances are not guaranteed by London At Large.

tonight:
available for interview/Andy Samberg and Greg Davies.
available to discuss Cuckoo, a brand new six-part comedy series from Roughcut Television, commissioned by Zai Bennett, Controller BBC Three, and Chris Sussman, BBC Commissioning Editor Comedy. Filming this summer and airing later this year. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: press & private view/Art – Happens: Pertaining to Things Natural.
Curated by David Worthington, sculptors including Owen Bullett, James Capper, Annie Cattrell, Jo Coupe, Joe Currie, Judith Dean, Chris Drury, Tessa Farmer, James P Graham, Greyworld, Tim Knowles, Tania Kovats, Keith Rand, Peter Randall-Page, William Peers, Michael Shaw, Cathy Ward & Eric Wright, Julian Wild, Hugo Wilson, David Worthington show their work. In connection with The Eden Project. 10:00am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: party/Bacardi 150th birthday party.
Hosted by Nick Grimshaw, Friendly Fires, Mylo and Joe Goddard attend as mentors to their chosen upcoming artists – Goodard’s is Jessie Ware – who perform at landmark birthday gig for drinks brand.  7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: talk/Channing Tatum –  Meet the Filmmaker.
Channing Tatum, producer and actor, discusses his new film MAGIC MIKE directed by Steven Soderbergh. An upstart male stripper gets shown the ropes by the experts. CHANNING TATUM, ALEX PETTYFER and MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY star. Released 11 Jul 2012 (see separate entry). 7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: premiere/Chariots of Fire – the Great British Premiere.
Dame Kelly Holmes, Mark Lewis-Frances, Duncan Goodhew MBE, Alexandra Felstead, Sally Gunnell attend premiere of re-release of 1981 classic which returns to cinemas two weeks before the London 2012 Olympic Games begin. Guests arrive 18.30. Celebrity Guestlist: Dan Babbage 0207 2973343 dan@concordemedia.com Media: Paris Brosnan 0207 297 3342 aris@concordemedia.com 5:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: gig/Faith No More.
Totally bonkers reunited San Francisco art-metal band play second of two London dates following the cancellation of Sonisphere festival at which they were booked to perform. They also play Hammersmith Apollo show, July 8. 7:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: press preview/The Fallout of Living.
Second solo exhibition of new body of work by visual story-teller, Ryan Gander. Press preview includes a short exhibition walk-through with Gander who will also be available for interview and photo opps.  Press event also includes Julian Opie’s exhibition (see separate entry), with similar interview opps etc. Exhibition opens 6-8pm 10 Jul and takes place in 52-54 Bell Street venue. Runs 11 Jul – 25 Aug 2012. 9:30am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: gala/The Hurly Burly Show – VIP Gala night.
launch night for burlesque show starring Miss Polly Rae and directed by William Baker returning to West End for a limited 12-week engagement following a critically acclaimed 2011 season at the Garrick Theatre. 7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: book signing/Jodi Picoult, Samantha van Leer.
One of the world’s best-selling authors and her teenaged daughter co-author will be signing copies of their young adult romance, BETWEEN THE LINES (out 5 July, see separate entry)  4:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: private view/Julian Opie.
Artist influenced by billboard signs, classical portraiture and sculpture and  Japanese woodblock prints shows more examples of his reductive works. Runs July 11 to August 18 alongside RYAN GANDER show at 52-54 Bell Street   (see separate entry). 6:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: available for interview/Julian Opie, Ryan Gander.
artists, are available for interview at the press previews for their new exhibitions at the Lisson Galleries in Bell Street. 9:30am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: premiere/Magic Mike.
MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY and CHANNING TATUM introduce screening, which also stars ALEX PETTYFER, after performance by Dream Idols, male strippers. Story of an upstart male stripper getting shown the ropes by the experts. Interview requests to Tori Lowe.  Tatum discusses film later in the day at Apple Store, released 11 Jul 2012 (see separate entries). 5:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: press night/Mottled Lines.
ARCHIE W MADDOCKS play, directed by HENRY BELL, looks at the London riots of last year. Runs July 10-14. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: screening/My Brother the Devil.
Prize-winning poetic coming-of-age story about Egyptian brothers growing up in London.  FADY ELSAYED and JAMES FLOYD star.  SALLY EL HOSAINI, writes and directs. RSVP for venue.  Released November 2012. 12:30am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: private view/Ryan Gander: The Fallout of Living.
Artist follows his huge Locked Room Scenario piece with more works that blur the boundaries between reality and fiction. Runs July 11 to August 18 alongside JULIAN OPIE show at 29 Bell Street  (see separate entry). 6:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: premiere/St John’s Night.
Aclaimed director, ANTHONY BIGGS directs UK premiere of HENRIK IBSEN’s fairy-tale satirical comedy. Cast tbc. Runs to 4 Aug 2012. 7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: photocall/TIME CHANGE – Porgy And Bess – dress rehearsal.
Cape Town Opera return to London following UK tour with revival of its 2009 production of iconic 1935 opera by GEORGE GERSHWIN (music) and DUBOSE HEYWARD & IRA GERSHWIN (lyrics). Set during the 1920s in America’s Deep South it tells the story of a disabled beggar Porgy who tries to save Bess from her violent boyfriend. Features songs Summertime and It Ain’t Necessarily So. Cape Town Opera is the largest performing arts company in South Africa.  (option to leave in the interval) Press night 11 Jul 2012 at 7.30pm.  Runs to July 21.  7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: play previews/Timon Of Athens.
SIMON RUSSELL BEALE, MARTIN CHAMBERLAIN, JASON CHEATER, STAVROS DEMETRAKI, PAUL DODDS, DEBORAH FINDLAY, CIARAN McMENAMIN and NICK SAMPSON star in classic WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE about a wealthy philanthropist and patron of the arts who lives to please his friends. When his generosity bankrupts him and he is deserted by his former admirers, he plots horrible revenge. NICHOLAS HYTNER directs. Part of the World Shakespeare Festival. Press night July 17.  (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight – 12: available for interview/Tommie Smith.
legendary US gold medalist who gave the human rights salute at the 1968 Mexico Olympics, is available for interview to discuss the film SALUTE about Civil and Human Rights injustices in the 1960s and beyond, being premiered in the UK 11 July (see separate entry). (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

tonight: gig/Yabba Funk.
hotly tipped Brixton afro funk collective attack swing and roots with punky rythmes. 7:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: auction/Andy Warhol’s The Queen.
as a trial proof copy is auctioned for an estimated £60,000.  It was his last print-portrait before his death in 1987.  (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: photocall/Aviva London Grand Prix: British Press Point on Thames Cruise.
Christine Ohuruogu, Phillips Idowu, Perri Shakes-Drayton, Reigning Olympic Champion, World Championships silver medallis, World Indoor 4 x 400m gold medallist attend for media huddles. Thames City Cruiser 9:00am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: gig/CANCELLED – The Hit Factory Live 2012.
Jason Donovan & Kylie, Bananarama, Hit Factory Live, Steps, Rick Astley, Dead Or Alive, Ray and Anita from 2-Unlimited, Lonnie Gordon, Princess, Sybil, Hazell Dean, Sinitta, Sonia, Pepsi And Shirley, Brother Beyond appear at concert celebrating the 25th anniversary of Stock, Aitken & Waterman’s plastic pop blitzkrieg. 3:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: photocall/Gemma Collins.
Star of ITV2’s TOWIE  launches her debut plus size clothing range. Photographers RSVP to Charlotte Tobin – charlotte@canassociates.co.uk. Interview opportunities contact Gemma Wheatley ASAP – gemma@canassociates.co.uk 10:45am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: press conference/Haye v Chisora.
Boxers go head to head for press conference prior to their fight at West Ham United Boleyn Ground 14 Jul 2012 (see separate entry).  RSVP Frank Warren. 12:00am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: talk/Hugh Hudson.
 director of recently re released Chariots of Fire holds Q&A after screening of film. 7:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: press call/Lucian Freud Photographs by Cecil Beaton and David Dawson.
dedicated show of portraits by two of Freud’s most significant interpreters: Beaton, the renowned photographer and Dawson, the artist’s assistant. Most of Dawson’s photographs are as yet unpublished, and a number of them have never before been exhibited. David Dawson will be available for a photo opportunity (not interviews) between 10.30am and 10.50am only. Oliver Barker, Deputy Chairman Sotheby’s Europe, will be available for interviews. 10:30am. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: talk/Meet the Athlete: Michael Johnson.
four-time Olympic Champion sprinter, discusses his career, his best-selling book, GOLD RUSH, and his upcoming apps. 3:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: party/Pixie Geldof.
 and her band Violet perform and Ben Hammersley, WIRED magazine’s editor-at-large, gives arty tech  talk at Art Wednesday’s Nice to Meet You #2.  Dalston Roof Park, 18 Ashwin Street, E8 3DL. max@artwednesday.com 6:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: press night/Porgy And Bess.
Cape Town Opera return to London following UK tour with revival of its 2009 production of iconic 1935 opera by GEORGE GERSHWIN (music) and DUBOSE HEYWARD & IRA GERSHWIN (lyrics). Set during the 1920s in America’s Deep South it tells the story of a disabled beggar Porgy who tries to save Bess from her violent boyfriend. Features songs Summertime and It Ain’t Necessarily So. Cape Town Opera is the largest performing arts company in South Africa. Runs to July 21.  7:30pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: private view/Proud to be British.
an exhibition dedicated to everything quintessentially British, from icons to iconic landmarks, with works from artists Tyler Shields, Goldie, Banksy, Fin DAC, Romero Britto, Rich Simmons, Maximilian Wiedemann and new comers Natalie Goldstein and Thibault Sandret showcasing what Britain is to them. 6:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11 – 20: film festival/Rushes Soho Shorts Festival 2012 Opening Night.
Festival celebrating diminutive productions including live action, documentary, animation, music video, online and mobile visual experiences. (Rushes, ICA, BAFTA & Curzon Soho) (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: film premiere/Salute (Olympics Film).
Tommie Smith, Naomi Campbell, Tinie Tempah, Tessa Sanderson, Dwain Chambers (Olympic Athlete), Jody and Bayo Furlong, Trevor Philips (Chairman of the Human Rights Commission), Lenora Crichlow, Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan, Ed Moses, Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, Garth Crooks, Paul Elliot, Christian Malcolm, Darren Campbell, John Regis, Natasha Danvers, Baroness Meral Ecce, Baroness Ros Howels, Tom Watson MP, Chucka Umuna MP, Sam Gymiah MP legendary US gold medalist who gave the human rights salute at the 1968 Mexico Olympics, Supermodel, Singer, Sportspeople and other VIPs, politicians and celebrities are confirmed attendees at UK premiere of film chronicling how Australian Silver medalist  Peter Norman put his life at risk with his invlovement in the Black Power salute.   Idris Elba, will.i.am, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Rhianna may also attend.  <span style=”font-weight: bold;”>Photocall placements, </span>interviews (11-12 Jul 2012), stills, review discs and further information contact Alex Rowley.  6:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: music festival/Somerset House 2012: The Temper Trap.
The Temper Trap perform at annual series of Somerset House open air dates, which run July 7-17 (separate entries).  7:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: private view/Springsteen: The Turning Point 1977-1979.
Exclusive collection of portraits of rock icon taken Bruce by LYN GOLDSMITH providing an intimate glance at The Boss’ breakthrough years. Coincides with his performance at Hyde Park’s Hard Rock Calling on July 14. Runs July 12-29. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)

 

Jul 11: art/Tristano di Robilant.
attends reception to present latest show WHITE RIVER at prestigious gallery. Runs to 31 Aug 2012. 6:00pm. (>>> Contact details including Web site, email address and Venue information are available to subscribers! Subscribe Now >>> http://londonatlarge.com.gridhosted.co.uk/?Subscribe)




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