N17 Entrepreneurial Callings – How I did it!

Blighty Tottenham 266 High Road, London

N17CreativeCallings - creative business support that’s as unique as you are. Entrepreneurial Callings 'How I did it' talks & activities Join us at this unique event for inspiration, insights and … read more

Free

John Etheridge & Vimala Rowe

PART OF EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022! Legendary guitarist John Etheridge joins forces with the sensational vocals of Vimala Rowe. Together, they weave a magical spell, effortlessly travelling musically from … read more

£5 – £10

Art Themen, Thane & the Villeins

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

PART OF EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022! Fantastically playful, inventive and one of Britain’s leading tenor saxophonists for over 50 years,** Art Themen** performs with his trio from the latest album ‘Thane and the Villeins’, with organist, Pete Whittaker and drummer, George Double. "A first-rate trio..an excellent set..Themen is one of the very few totally original, … read more

£5 – £10

Charlie Wood – The Memphis Music Story

McQueens Theatre 4 Coburg Rd, London

PART OF EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022! Veteran singer/songwriter/keyboardist Charlie Wood takes you on a live listening tour through the rich musical history of his hometown, performing songs by WC … read more

£5 – £10

AKDC band – Indo Jazz

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

CLOSING GIG OF THE EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022! Café Kathak - Launched last year at Café Oto, the AKDC band brings improvisational Kathak rhythms to blend with Jazz instruments to create a new never heard before sound to Indo Jazz. Intricate footwork performed by the critically acclaimed kathak artist Amina Khayyam to the complex … read more

£5 – £10

Charlotte Keeffe Quartet

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

Photocredit: Lara de Belder Collage presents Charlotte Keeffe Quartet - Right Here, Right Now ‘…Keeffe shows notable strength of character as she runs the sonic and emotional gamut.’ - Kevin Le Gendre, JAZZWISE Charlotte Keeffe’s unique approach and passion for improvisation, jazz and experimental music making sees her performing regularly as a soloist and as part … read more

£5 – £10

Collage Kids: Grethe Mangala Jensen – Sandal Sticks Theatre

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

Photo @ Basildon - Bibbi Productions Collage Kids is thrilled to have Grethe Mangala Jensen from Sandal Sticks Theatre and her travelling stories.... Grethe Mangala Jensen, also known as Sandal Sticks Theatre, a storyteller who draws on her Sri Lankan and Danish heritage. Her Travellers stories are from Poland and beyond…. ‘Hello and welcome to Sandal Sticks … read more

Free

Stan Sulzmann Quartet

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

One of Britain's most lauded and loved saxophonists is joined by a cross-generational quartet playing a mixture of Stan's arrangements and beautiful compositions. Stan Sulzmann - Saxophone Will Barry - Piano Steve Watts - Bass Kai MacRae - Drums ‘But a shining light of the whole attractive enterprise is the presence of Stan Sulzmann, who … read more

£5 – £10

In All Languages-The Music of Ornette Coleman

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

Martin Speake (alto saxophone); Alyson Cawley (tenor saxophone); Jakub Cywinski (double bass); Adam Merrell (drums); We are delighted to welcome award-winning saxophonist Martin Speake, one of the most fluent and creative musicians and composers in the UK. “A saxophonist with an unusual turn of phrase, a persuasively gentle sound … Martin Speake is not just … read more

£5 – £10

Tomorrow’s Warriors presents Francisco Garcia de Paredes

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

We invite you to join us to close the Karamel Jazz season for this year with a bang! Tomorrow’s Warriors presents the next generation of jazz musicians and artists supported through their award-winning talent development programme. Tomorrow’s Warriors presents London based guitarist Francisco Garcia de Paredes as he leads his quintet to close out this … read more

£5 – £10

Alan Barnes Quartet

MAAD (aka Karamel N22) 4 Coburg Road, London

ALAN BARNES QUARTET kicks of the new year jazz season on Thursday 12 Jan at 8pm Band lineup:  Alan Barnes - Alto Sax; Kate Williams - Piano; Steve Watts - Bass; Les Cyrkel - Drums; "A performance by the Alan Barnes Quartet is world class. The leader is one of few saxophonists in this country capable of … read more

£5 – £10

Poetry & Poppadoms with Michael Rosen

McQueens Theatre 4 Coburg Rd, London

Greetings Poppadum pickers - we invite you to a side-splitting evening of comedy and musings at Karamel's McQueens Theatre! Join us for a night of live spoken word and poetry performance. Collage Arts present Poetry and Poppadums, featuring.. Poet and author extraordinaire, award winning MICHAEL ROSEN will headline the first event of the year.   … read more

£10

Venues

McQueens is our community theatre, named in honour of 5 supremely talented figures sharing this name, including: Steve, Butterfly and Alexander. The space is fit for live theatre and music, workshops, conferences and film screenings. McQueens is also home to Collage Voices’ drama & music youth programme.

MAAD is a plant-based fast food brand, a favourite amongst vegans London-wide. They run a variety of gigs including rap and hip hop nights, and talks with industry specialists. Also known as the venue Karamel, the space holds our weekly jazz, open mic and world music nights.