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The Big House on Channel 4

If you missed it last week you still have time to watch ‘Revenge Porn’, the Channel 4 documentary that everyone’s talking about with an appearance from The Big House actors in Part 3. Watch it on 4OD here. Available until 8th September. Join the conversation on Twitter #RevengePorn.

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Third Sector Awards Shortlisting

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Third Sector Awards in the category of Small Charity: Big Achiever! The winners will be announced on the 24th September.

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Drop in

Drop-ins every Tuesday

Our weekly drop-ins have started up again and every week we open up our doors to not only our members but also other young people from across London.  On Tuesdays the drop-in takes place at our studio at Hackney Downs Studios from 5pm-8pm.  Every week is different but there are always a lot of friendly faces and […]

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2015 Gala Night!

The Big House is absolutely delighted that leading North and East London estate agent Currell are sponsoring our 2015 Gala Night! Last years Gala was our biggest fundraising event to date, and with Currell’s involvement we have high hopes for this year’s event. We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone at Currell […]

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The Prize Draw

You can now donate to The Big House AND be in with a chance of winning a luxury prize at the same time by entering The Prize Draw. Simply click HERE to enter and nominate 25% of your entry fee to go to The Big House.  Here are just some of the prizes that are up […]

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Aviva Community Fund

Aviva Community Fund

The Big House has been nominated for the Aviva Community Fund!  Between 1st and 30th May 2015 you can vote for the charity you think should receive an award of up to £25,000 in the category ‘Supporting the Younger Generation’. We need as many votes as possible so please click HERE and vote for The Big […]

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Reflections on POLITRIX

Playwright Ben Musgrave this week posted his reflections on the Open House Project process and what he has learned about young people and politics and theatre as a result of writing the play, POLITRIX. Ben previously worked with Maggie Norris on an earlier production, His Teeth.      

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Lenny Henry’s gig in aid of The Big House

We were delighted to be invited to Lenny Henry’s blues gig at The Hospital Club which was in aid of The Big House and will form part of his new blues documentary for Sky Arts.  It was a pleasure to see Lenny sing the blues spectacularly on top of all his other talents.  He and […]

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YOU Clarins Awards – Most Dynamisante 2014

At the end of 2014, Maggie Norris was named as the inspirational runner up to the You Magazine Clarins Award for Most Dynamisante Woman of the Year.  The Founder and Artistic Director of The Big House was interviewed by You Magazine and you can read the full article here

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Press for The Realness

Since Press Night we have had some great reviews and write ups.  Here are some links to online reviews to see what people have been saying about The Realness.  We have also been featured on London Live News and BBC radio, links to which are also below: “The writing has an amazing freedom and candour. […]

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