ALT B: SPOKEN WORD, MUSIC AND MORE

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The best new talent in live music, spoken word, poetry and more!

Unique events from the most exciting up and coming talent.

ALT B (aka Alternative Bush) is a platform for creatives, makers and performers across artforms. It sees the Bush hand over our spaces to a diverse range of artists, including musicians, poets, spoken word and drag artists, hosting events that pop up all over our building.

From scratch nights to intimate gigs, open mic events to stand up comedy, there’s always something to discover. With special drinks offers including custom cocktails, ALT B events promise banging nights out at West London’s creative hub.

Scroll down to see the full programme of events and to book tickets.

Are you interested in hosting your own ALT B event? Click here to find out more!

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