The Galley Club

cultural impact

Graeme Hawley — The Joy Of Spines

Tuesday, 6 February 2018; 6:30pm at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. LONDON PREMIERE. Juxtaposing the hilarious with the moving, this show received 4-star reviews when performed for a week at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe […]

Dec, 06

Publish & Be Damned: A Fleet Street History  

This happening will now be scheduled for Spring 2018 ………………………………….. Date to be announced in due course. Andrea Vail is a qualified City of London Guide, and a member of the City of London Guide Lecturer’s […]

Dec, 06

Donna Barkess – The Understated Ampersand

Tuesday, 3 April 2018; 6:30pm at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. The ampersand is arguably the most expressive and versatile of characters,  evolved from the Latin et, meaning ‘and’. It is steeped in […]

Dec, 06

Judith & Irene – The science of storytelling and the art of reading aloud

Tuesday, 1 May 2018; 6:30pm at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. If you’re sitting comfortably, we’ll begin… Why do we tell stories? Judith Watts introduces some of the science and psychology behind why we […]

Dec, 06

Mark Ovenden — Johnston & Gill: Very British Types

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. This evening, Mark explored the evolution and adoption of the Johnston and Gill typefaces; the subject of his book “Johnston & Gill: Very British […]

Nov, 08

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