15 Jun 2016 - 3 Jul 2016
‘You had better tell me what I just walked into’
On April Fool’s Day 1984, hours before his 45th birthday, Marvin Gaye was shot dead by his father in the shared family home they called the ‘Big House.’ What happened there – and whether it was murder or suicide – has been shrouded in mystery since.
12 Feb 2016 - 8 Jul 2016
Well known for its infectious energy and joyous sound, Hackney Empire Community Choir is back for another term - and everyone is welcome! You'll learn an eclectic mix of music which embraces the cultural diversity within the choir, plus it's a great chance to meet new friends, sing your heart out and most of all, have fun.
6 July 2016
BBC Radio 2's Friday Night Is Music Night celebrates the life and work of the great Cy Coleman; the man who gave Sinatra 'Witchcraft'; Tony Bennett 'The Best Is Yet To Come' and Sammy Davis Jnr 'The Rhythm of Life'. Starring members from the West End cast of Sunset Boulevard, which has just completed a sold out run at the London Coliseum.
9 Jul 2016 - 10 Jul 2016
Songs of Praise is delighted to be holding an exciting weekend of gospel music recordings at the Hackney Empire, London.
The deadline for applications for FREE tickets is Tuesday 5 July.
To apply please download an application form
16 Jul 2016 - 17 Jul 2016
Our Artist Development programme (ADP) is a two week summer programme for young artists aged 13-19, who have an interest in the performing arts. First started in 2000, ADP has now become Hackney Empire's flagship education programme developing the Next Generation of young artists. This year's ADP will celebrate the legends of the world famous Motown record label.