Dulwich Comedy Experience with James Acaster

Saturday 11th June - 8:00pm

Plosive’s flagship stand-up night, bringing the best in alternative comedy to South East London.

Headlining this show is James Acaster, star of Mock the Week, Taskmaster, 8 out of 10 Cats and co-host of smash-hit podcast Off Menu.

He’ll be joined by double Edinburgh Comedy Award winner John Kearns, Jonathan Ross’ Comedy Club star Fatiha El-Ghorri and Hypothetical star Chloe Petts.

Age restriction: 18+

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An Evening with Maggie O'Farrell

Thursday 1st September - 7:30pm

Maggie O’Farrell is a bestselling and award-winning author. She has written eight novels and in 2020 her novel Hamnet won the Women’s Prize for Fiction. Maggie will be discussing her latest novel The Marriage Portrait with journalist Hannah Beckerman.

The Marriage Portrait brings to life Florence in the 1560s as Maggie tells the tale of Lucrezia, third daughter of Cosimo de’ Medici. When Lucrezia’s sister dies on the eve of marriage to Alfonso d’Este, ruler of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio, Lucrezia is thrust into the limelight. Alfonso quickly asks for her hand in marriage and Lucrezia faces court life for the first time.  

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Three Sisters by Heather Morris

Thursday 16th June - 7:30pm

From the author of the six million copy phenomenon The Tattooist of Auschwitz comes an astonishing new story, Three Sisters.

Inspired by a true story of three sisters, Heather Morris retells the story of the unbreakable bond and a fierce will to survive in this new novel. Rich in vivid detail, and beautifully told, Three Sisters will break your heart, but leave you amazed and uplifted by the courage and fierce love of three sisters, whose promise to each other kept them alive.

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Alleyn's International Concert Series: Jennifer Pike with Martin Roscoe

Tuesday 21 June - 7.30pm

In demand as soloist and recitalist all over the world, Jennifer is known as an artist of exceptional integrity and depth, whilst her ability to “hold an audience spellbound” (The Strad) and “luminous beauty of tone” (The Observer) have established her as one of the most exciting artists performing today. Since gaining recognition in 2002 when she won the BBC Young Musician of the Year at the age of 12, Jennifer has taken the musical world by storm. She made acclaimed debuts at the BBC Proms and Wigmore Hall three years later, with many subsequent Proms appearances including as 'featured artist', she has been a BBC New Generation Artist, and is the only classical artist to ever win the South Bank Show / Times Breakthrough Award.

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The MCT at Alleyn's, Alleyn's School, Townley Road, East Dulwich SE22 8SU.   Box Office: 0208 557 1541.