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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28, 2017: Quentin Tarantino attends the 'Reservoir Dogs' 25th Anniversary Screening during 2017 Tribeca Film Festival at The Beacon Theatre
But where? Since it was a BBC show, Quentin Tarantino was asked if he would consider bringing that play to London, stated that he hadn't talked to anyone about it, but that his first instinct is to open it in the West End theatres of London Currently suffering the impact of the pandemic and shutdowns, London's[...]
London's Orbital Comics Gallery Welcomed Comics Creators Last Night
Those in London should pop by and see the new place It's rather nifty Here are a few surreptitious photos taken before everyone decamped to a couple of bars and pubs – as well as the Mark Stafford Orbital invite of course Everyone in attendance got a small print of it… Will Potter, Steve Marchant, Rian[...]
Coming Home Through Footballl - Three Lions Edition (Video)
Anyway, just in case anyone wants to see how South West London specifically are feeling right now… here's a quick video entitled Coming Home Through Football. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HyG9vvJhecVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Coming Home Through Football (Three Lions On A Shirt, Vindaloo, Singing for England) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HyG9vvJhec) See, it's not entirely Three Lions[...]
Orbital Gallery Opens
Numbers are strictly limited so make sure to make contact by Wednesday this week latest. And judging by the number of red stickers that started popping up on pieces, it seems that they did a roaring trade as well… Orbital Space Art Gallery is at 8 Great Newport St, London WC2H 7JA, next to[...]
Gosh Comics Of London, Still Open, Waiving Delivery Charges
Today, Gosh Comics of London  announced that they were going to have to "temporarily suspend shipping to EU countries while we sort out the confusing mess of new VAT on shipping regulations post-1st July." Gosh Comics Suspends European Sales Over Brexit Customs Issues Gosh Comics states in their blog, "we're hoping to resume as quickly as possible,[...]
Orbital Space Art Gallery
Today is the birthday of Damian Keeng, owner and operator of Orbital Space Comics, the comic shop in London that's right next to Leicester Square Once upon a time, its location was the old Photographer's Gallery and over the decades they have used the length of the store for art galleries But with the newly[...]
Things To Do In London If You Like Comics, In July 2021
Another month, another Things To Do In London If You Like Comics The second one this year! As we are starting to return to normality, we are starting to get a few new in-person events And nothing to do with the football, thankfully. Exhibitions Orbital Art Gallery Spread over 2 rooms with a group show featuring 5[...]
London's Orbital Space Comics to Open Art Gallery on Thursday
The new Orbital Gallery is launching in the new look Orbital Space comic shop in London from this Thursday with artists Billy Chainsaw, Gerard Don Daniel, GirlShit, JRoldan, and Mister Wim Orbital posted; Hello everyone, Orbital is excited to announce that our art gallery will be opened for public viewing from the 1st of July! We[...]
Orbital Comics Of London Transforms Into New Art Gallery This Week
Looks like Things To Do In London If You Like Comics will be getting a brand new entry for Thursday Orbital Comics, the comic book store that famously quit Diamond Comic Distributors a year-and-a-half ago, is to reinvent itself as a new white-wall art gallery, taking over the store's two side rooms, and in the[...]
Manga Jiman Winners Exhibition at the Japanese Embassy in London
Today saw the opening of the Manga Jiman 2020 Winners Exhibition at the Embassy Of Japan in London I popped along The 14th Manga Jiman Competition (UK) aims to increase the profile of manga and Japanese culture in Britain and the rest of the world, be encouraging people, especially the young, to participate. 'The 2020 edition[...]
Things To Do In London This June - If You Like Comics
And in order to fill an article, I had to stretch the definition of London to include Pitsea And Brighton But as we are starting to return to normality, London is starting to get a few new in-person events. Exhibitions The Cartoon Museum: Drawing Life until December 31st A new display showcasing the very best of the[...]
Walking Around Wanyoo - Esports Comes To London’s Westfield Centre
Wanyoo is a growing chain of Esports arenas in the UK – the new outlet in London's Westfield Stratford Centre opening tomorrow – is its fourth such venue, but they tell be they have been learning and growing with each, taking demands from one outlet and implementing and testing them in the next And this[...]
London Comic Marts Begin Again This Sunday
The London Comic Mart has been running for thirty years and, as long as I can recall, in The Royal National Hotel at Russell Square Now run by Showmasters – who are used to much bigger shows – the London Comic Mart is still the place where most comic book dealing in London takes place[...]
Noel Clarke No Longer Attending London Film And Comic Con
Actor, director, writer and producer Noel Clarke was set to attend the London Film And Comic Con this July, Britain's first big comic con event after lockdown, he would have been attending the Showmasters-run in his capacity as a star of Doctor Who Noel Clarke PR from London Film & Comic Con But in recent days,[...]
Video Preview: The London Cartoon Museum's V For Vendetta Exhibition
I've just been to my first comic book-related event in over a year, the Press Preview for the London Cartoon Museum's V For Vendetta exhibition Celebrating the world of David Lloyd and Alan Moore that first appeared in Warrior Magazine and would become a global symbol of protest courtesy of the movie The exhibition, naturally,[...]