The Flair Ground

Address: The Flair Ground, The Vaults, Leake Street London, SE1 7NN

Accessibility Information:
Leake Street is a pedestrianised road accessed from either York Road or Lower Marsh. This venue has step-free access.
Directions:

Leave Waterloo Station via Exit 1. Turn right onto Station Road Approach. Keep on the right hand side until you reach a set of stairs. Go down them. Turn right at the bottom. The entrance to the Vaults is 20 metres along the Leake Street graffiti tunnel on the right hand side.

OR

Leave Waterloo Station via Exit 2. Turn right onto Waterloo Road. Turn onto Baylis Road and continue past Spur Road. Bear right onto Lower Marsh. Continue along Lower Marsh until you reach Leake Street graffiti tunnel on the right hand side. Go down the ramp and continue along Leake Street. The entrance to The Vaults will be on your right after about 30 metres.

There is no parking available at the venue.

Step Free Directions:

Leave Waterloo Station via Exit 1. Turn right onto Station Road Approach. Keep on the right hand side of the road (going past the mini-roundabout). until you see a ramp sloping down to the left at a crossing point. Head down that ramp and turn right at the bottom (back on yourself). The entrance to the Vaults is 30 metres down the Leake Street graffiti tunnel on the right hand side.

OR

Leave Waterloo Station via Exit 2. Turn right onto Waterloo Road. Turn onto Baylis Road and continue past Spur Road. Bear right onto Lower Marsh. Continue along Lower Marsh until you reach Leake Street graffiti tunnel on the right hand side. Go down the ramp and continue along Leake Street. The entrance to The Vaults will be on your right after about 30 metres.

There is no parking available at the venue.

Information for Participants

Overview: NEW FOR VF23. A characterful space with a raised stage, and audience in a central seating bank, and cabaret-style tables & chairs either side of the stage. Designed specifically for cabaret, drag, burlesque, circus, and performance art. This space includes the use of a projector and screen as standard.

Accessibility: Step-free accessible for Performers. There is no step-free access to the sound and lighting operating point as standard but desks can be moved at request.

Seating

Capacity: 125

Seat Type: Chairs & cabaret tables

Programming

Suits:

Typical Performance Slot: 1 Hour

Turnaround Time: 45 Minutes

Technical

Stage Dimensions: 4.88m (W) 3.66m (D) 0.61m (H)

Approximate Rig Height: Approx 3m

Lighting Rig: Yes

Sound PA: Yes

Projector: Projector & static screen hung off back wall

Tech Notes: Bar table service will be in operation for audience sat in the "cabaret" tables & chairs throughout performances

Facilities

Box Office On Site: Yes

Bar On Site: Yes

Food On Site: Yes

COVID-19

We’re conscious that COVID-19 hasn’t fully disappeared from our daily lives. We will continue to monitor the situation, and follow any government guidance, if any. We’ll deliver the safest and fullest version of the creative project possible within government guidelines, as and when they are announced or evolve, please bear in mind that regulations may be reintroduced at any time. Over the coming months we will continue to monitor the situation and update our policy accordingly

Further Information

For more information, contact [email protected].