Portico Bloom

Portico Bloom

2018 Weekly after school workshops to make artistic creations to showcase at West Norwood’s FEAST. For children aged 6 to 12 years. On Wednesdays 4pm to 5.30pm at The Portico Gallery £6 per session at £24 for a 4 week project (discounted to £20 if 4 workshops are paid in advance. The workshops are run […]

Pottery Workshops. Autumn courses

Pottery Workshops. Autumn courses

  Details for the new year’s term will be available soon. The two six week courses for the autumn are: September 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18 and November 1  then the next course November 8, 15, 22, 29, December 4 and finishes December 13 in time for Emma to fire in time for Christmas. Each […]

Yoga, Fitness & Wellbeing at Portico

Yoga, Fitness & Wellbeing at Portico

YOGA & WELLBEING: MIXED SPIRITUAL ARTS: The Portico Gallery runs a series of Yoga, Qi Gong, Animalistic Training, Boxing & BJJ MMA sessions with a range of inspirational teachers–  Monday to Saturday – see below for full details… Yoga Felix   Fun, flowing, stretching, strengthening, breathing, meditative sessions for healing and overall wellbeing. All levels […]

Sewing Class – Thursday evenings

Sewing Class – Thursday evenings

Sewing classes have now finished until the new year. Details to come! Classes are held Thursday’s 7.00-9.30pm.   Classes are popular so book early to avoid disappointment. The class is very relaxed and sociable, you work on your own project suitable for your level and learn the foundation of sewing, and pattern alterations. Students have […]

Life Drawing – 6.30 to 9.30 NEW SESSIONS START Thursday 13th September

Life Drawing – 6.30 to 9.30 NEW SESSIONS START Thursday 13th September

New sessions start Thursday 13th September.   The 3 hour session is £20. We’re an informal, friendly, supportive group and have good fun with different projects and contributions from everybody on poses, lighting and materials. The mixture of skills range from complete beginner to practicing artist. I offer instruction to those who would like it […]

Mambista October

Mambista October

The next Mambista on October 23rd marks our first birthday!!!   In the last year we’ve hosted some amazing bands; I’ve played lashings of luscious tunes; we’ve reconnected with old friends and made lots of new ones – so for our big day we have booked a big band. Here To Havana is an Afro […]

Mambista Jan 2015

Mambista Jan 2015

  Friday 23 January with your post-Xmas, pre-Brazil Carnaval, Samba and Pagode Party featuring Grupo So Kem Eh, live on stage.   Whether you’ve already been Mambista’d, or plan to give it a go when the stars are perfectly aligned, we hope you had the most festive of festive seasons. The first two Mambista sessions […]

Tea Dance

Tea Dance

Wednesday 14th January was the first Tea Dance of 2015. The Portico Singers were there to entertain as well as soloists, the singer was Kirsty Bennet (actress, singer, director and Teacher!), a pianist (Andrew Chadney, a professional Musical Director) and a saxophone player (Nick Onley). Great entertainment, great dancing and great company. The next Tea Dance will be […]

Music Hall 25th May 2014

Music Hall 25th May 2014

This event has now occurred. Watch this space for news of the next Music Hall event.   Come Josephine In My Flying Machine Click the link above for a taste of songs to come! For our next Music Hall and Illusion Emporium, we will be bringing the West End to West Norwood – AND the […]

Portico Play Date this Thursday 24th April

An ice cold playreading, for novice and experienced readers!

There will be a play read through this Thursday (24th April)  hosted by our wonderful RADA trained drama teacher Deirdre Strath Clyde. At time of this going to press the play being read is a closely guarded secret.   So, if you want to know, you’ll have to pitch in, speak up and enjoy. Bring […]

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