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TPG Late: Soho at The Photographers' Gallery

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Time 18:30
Date 31/01/20
Price £5

An evening of music and performance, taking on the theme of identity and resistance, with an emphasis on Soho’s past and present.

Hear award-winning author and poet Joelle Taylor fresh from her world tour perform work including CUNTO, Ghosts of Soho and pieces from her acclaimed collection Songs My Enemy Taught Me.

Experience exceptional drag acts including Madame Jo Jo’s performer Minnie Diamond CBE, Drag King promoter and performer Adam All, and award winning Drag King LoUIs CYfer.

The evening will feature music recorded at Soho’s legendary and experimental Trident Studios where musicians including David Bowie, The Beatles, Joan Armatrading and Lou Reed produced seminal tracks on albums including Hunky Dory, The White Album and Transformer with the help of a distinctive sounding Bechstein grand piano. Tracks will be played from vinyl and quarter-inch tape on a 1970s iconic hi-fi system. Shot In Soho curator, Julian Rodriguez, will DJ and also include other music related to Soho, identity and resistance.

Take time to see The Photographers' Gallery's 'Shot in Soho' and 'Feast for the Eyes' exhibitions which will be open throughout the evening.

Light food and refreshments available for purchase, as well as some complimentary drinks. With thanks to The King of Soho Gin and Soho Brewing.

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COMPETITION: Win 1x pair of tickets to attend TPG Late: Soho at The Photographers' Gallery at 18:30 on Friday 31 January. To enter the competition, send an email to vienna@run-riot.com with the correct answer in the ‘subject’ line. The winner will be randomly selected.

Q: Testing your London knowledge now... which tube station is the nearest to The Photographers' Gallery?
A: .1) Tottenham Court Road .2) Leicester Square .3) Oxford Circus .4) Piccadilly Circus