A season of live music, stand-up comedy and spoken word, with some family events


Woolwich Works is hosting the first ever Woolwich Words & Sounds. A season of live music, stand-up comedy and spoken word, with some family events thrown in for good measure.

From established names to emerging artists, some of the most exciting performers in London are taking part. There will be multiple shows going on throughout the venue every day from 15th - 31st July, plus a pop-up day at Gallion’s Reach Park in Thamesmead on Saturday, 16th July.

Friday, 15th July               Malika's Poetry Kitchen
Saturday, 16th July         Kemi Ade + BB Sway
Sunday, 17th July            Penguin Cafe
Wednesday, 20th July  Jamali Maddix + Gern Brady + Alfie Brown
Thursday, 21st July         Colective + Cubafrobeat featuring Dele Sosimi and Kishon Khan
Thursday, 21st July         Zola Marcelle
Friday, 22nd July            Norman Jay MBE + Dennis Bovell
Saturday, 23rd July       Jayde Adams and Friends
Thursday, 28th July      Jake Isaac
Friday, 29th July             Reuben James + Bel Cobain
Friday, 29th July             Tom Ford
Saturday, 30th July       All Aboard

Alongside the programme, there will be some incredible street food and a pop-up bar in the sunshine of Woolwich Work's courtyard. There's no better way to spend a summer afternoon or evening.

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Guide Prices

- Prices start from just £10.00 for these shows and £5.00 for Family shows.
- Earlybird prices will be available while stocks last and for a limited time only, so don't miss out on South East London's event of the summer!

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Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Property Facilities

  • Smoking not allowed

Special Offers

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Map & Directions

Woolwich Words & Sounds

Type:Summer highlights

Woolwich Works, 11 No.1 Street, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London, SE18 6HD

Opening Times

Performance: (15 July 2022 - 31 July 2022)
Malika's Poetry Kitchen (15 July 2022)
Kemi Ade + BB Sway (16 July 2022)
Penguin Cafe (17 July 2022)
Jamali Maddix + Gern Brady + Alfie Brown (20 July 2022)
Colective + Cubafrobeat featuring Dele Sosimi and Kishon Khan (21 July 2022)
Zola Marcelle (21 July 2022)
Norman Jay MBE + Dennis Bovell (22 July 2022)
Jayde Adams and Friends (23 July 2022)
Jake Isaac (28 July 2022)
Reuben James + Bel Cobain (29 July 2022)
Tom Ford (29 July 2022)
All Aboard (30 July 2022)


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