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Edible Cinema at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

Edible Cinema at BAFTA 195 PiccadillyThis May, BAFTA 195 Piccadilly is pleased to be staging Edible Cinema in conjunction with Soho House and BOMBAY SAPPHIRE™, with a special screening of Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet accompanied by an array of delicious dishes inspired by the film.
Hosted in the spectacular Princess Anne Theatre, guests will be treated to an edible adventure through the box office smash hit, receiving a selection of numbered boxes at the start of the evening, to be opened and enjoyed at specific points throughout the film.

Tickets are priced at £37 per person, and go on sale on April 11th at midday, with seating available on a first come, first served basis. To book, please Click here .


New Director at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

BAFTA 195 Projected Images BuildingBAFTA 195 Piccadilly, the iconic BAFTA members’ club in London, has achieved significant growth over the past 2 years, reversing the industry trend over this period. This announcement comes in tandem with the appointment of Julian Shaw, formerly a Director at the Gorgeous Group, as the venue’s new Director. Click here to read the full report.


Speakers announced for Advertising Week Europe 2014

Ad Week LogoBAFTA 195 Piccadilly is delighted to be hosting Advertising Week Europe for a second successive year, with the 2013 festival's London debut having proved a great success. From 31 March - 4 April, thousands of the world's brightest creative minds will descend upon London for the world's biggest advertising festival, with BAFTA 195 Piccadilly set to host an array of stimulating seminars from some of the most talented in the industry.

With seminars scheduled from such dynamic companies as Facebook and Spotify, and celebrity speakers such as Idris Elba and Rugby World Cup winner Will Greenwood in the lineup, this year's festival promises to be bigger and better than ever, with all at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly greatly excited to be playing host for the second year running. Tickets for the festival are now available and can be purchased at the official Advertising Week Europe website.


Emerald Street Screening: Blue Jasmine Wednesday 19 February

Emerald Street Screening: Blue Jasmine On Wednesday 19 February, Emerald Street – the daily newsletter from the people behind Stylist – hosted a special reader's screening of the acclaimed Blue Jasmine, Woody Allen's enthralling homage to Tennessee Williams with Kate Blanchett in the lead role. The film has been nominated for no fewer than three EE British Academy Film Awards, and the evening was introduced by BAFTA CEO Amanda Berry.

The film preceded by a Champagne Taittinger reception, with attendees sampling the canapés created by Head Chef Anton for the Film Awards ceremony itself.


Red magazine's screening of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

BAFTA 195 RED EventOn 22nd January 2014, we had the pleasure of hosting the latest Red Network event, which was an exclusive screening of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom. Once more we have teamed up with Red magazine to bring its readers a private screening of this acclaimed film starring Idris Elba and Naomie. Click here to read more.


195's Annual Christmas Shopping Evening

BAFTA 195 Christmas Shopping 2013 On 15th November we welcomed guests to our second annual Christmas Shopping Evening, offering members and clients the exclusive opportunity to stock up on Christmas goodies. From cases of Champagne Taittinger to boxes of hand-crafted delicacies from Hotel Chocolat, guests took advantage of special discount rates across the board whilst sipping on delicious mulled wine and festive treats. Click here to read more.


Advertising Week Europe returns to London in 2014

Ad Week LogoFollowing the success of the inaugural edition of Advertising Week Europe, the event will return to London in 2014; 31st March – 4th April.
BAFTA 195 Piccadilly will once again play host to Advertising Week Europe as the central location for its thought leadership programme. Advertising Week Europe is a week-long celebration of inspiration.

The Week is grounded in thought leadership uniting a broad cross-section of industry leaders from the client, creative and media community within the world of popular culture.

Matt Scheckner, Advertising Week Europe Executive Director commented: “Having just completed our tenth anniversary in New York City, all eyes are now focused on our second voyage across the Atlantic and elevating our game once again to deliver for London and the broader European community.”

Susan Holding, Head of Business Strategy, BAFTA 195 Piccadilly said: “The inaugural Advertising Week Europe, held at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly, in March was a huge success and we’re delighted to be hosting The Week for its return to London next year.”