DRAG QUEEN BINGO
Our Annabel's Drag Queen Bingo extravaganza is back and bursting with comedy, music and cabaret, for a show like no other. Our enviable line up of Drag Royalty will entertain you throughout the evening, so you can expect a night of singing, dancing and utter frivolity.
We are thrilled to welcome RuPaul's Drag Race Season 9 star Charlie Hides as your host, with performances from Margo Marshall and Jonbenet Blonde. Feast on an appetising three course sharing menu with plenty of cocktails.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: WELLNESS WEDNESDAY - How To Go Green With Your Beauty Routine with Olivia Falcon
Join founder of 'The Editor's List' Olivia Falcon for an interactive Wellness Wednesday breakfast, as she educates Members on how to clean up their beauty routine. We will be hearing from Floral Street Founder, Michelle Feeney, who has created cult products and billion-dollar brands including Crème de la Mer, MAC Cosmetics and St Tropez, as well as co-founder of A Plastic Planet, Sian Sutherland, who will discuss easy eco-conscious beauty swaps. Celebrity make up artist Cinta Miller will also be on hand to offer her recommendations for vegan make up swops, as well as providing quick make up touch ups using her expert selection of products from sustainable brands.
THE BIRLEY WINE CLUB DINNER, WITH DOMAINE LEFLAIVE
It is with great pleasure that we announce that we will be welcoming the most famous Puligny-Montrachet producer, Domaine Leflaive, to Annabel's Matteo’s this September for another spectacular edition of our Birley Wine Club summer series. Managing partner of Domaine Leflaive and a legend in Burgundy, Brice de la Morandière, will be hosting the evening, as a selection of these spectacular wines are paired with a delectable four-course menu for Members to enjoy, including Chevalier-Montrachet Grand Cru - Domaine Leflaive 1998 – 98PTS and Bienvenues-Batard-Montrachet Grand Cru - Domaine Leflaive 2004 - 97PTS as the highlights of the evening.
ANNABEL'S IN HOUSE with GUY GERBER
Friday 17th September sees the return of Annabel's In House. Following the success of previous In House evenings, which saw the likes of Luciano and Jamie Jones grace the decks in The Nightclub, we are excited to be returning this September with our now monthly event series featuring some of the biggest DJs from around the world. We are hitting the ground running next month, as we welcome Israeli electronic DJ, producer and musician, Guy Gerber, to Annabel's for one night only.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: POWER VINYASA
Members' favourite Laura Dodd will guide Members through a 60 minute Power Vinyasa practice of energising and nourishing movement. Expect a dynamic and playful practice to develop strength, mobility, flexibility and form with a strong focus on the breath. The session will conclude with calming meditative movement.
Laura is a certified yoga and meditation teacher and founder of The Yoga Class (theyogaclass.co ), an online Digital Yoga, Movement and Meditation Studio. Laura’s aim is to support and empower her clients to unfold this transformative practice for body and mind
BEGINNER TO WINNER POKER MASTERCLASS
Our Beginner to Winner series returns this September with another interactive Poker Masterclass. Bring your best poker-face and put your bluffing skills to the test, as we invite the professionals to guide Members to learn as they play, with a masterclass in The Elephant Bar.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: SALSA DANCE CLASS
Discover your rhythm with a sensational salsa themed dance class, led by dance icon Grace Cinque-White. Grace is known for her appearance in Mamma Mia 2, Here We Go Again, and as the partner to some of 'Strictly Come Dancing's' favourite celebrity winners. Come and learn the basic steps of salsa, put together in a lively dance routine that’s easy to follow. The class will be suitable for all levels, so no experience is needed. All you need are a pair of trainers/dance shoes and a fiery passion for dance.
In honour of World Amazon Day on 5th September, we are embracing and celebrating South American culture at Annabel's this autumn. Commencing the celebrations with a ritzy Salsa Night at The Club, Members will be immersed in Cuban flare as spectacular Salsa dancers move their way through The Nightclub. With our special guest DJ providing a soundtrack of infectious Latin sounds, and a selection of delicious cocktails inspired by the flavours of South America on the menu, you will be sure to lose yourself in the rhythm of the night.
SOUTH AMERICAN BRUNCH
Following the lifting of all restrictions, we are delighted to announce that our Members' favourite party brunches are returning this September. To welcome back the series, we will be taking a trip across the Atlantic to explore the tastes of South America at our Peruvian Party Brunch. Immerse yourself in the stunning surroundings in The Garden and Rose Room, whilst enjoying our entertainment and live Peruvian music.
Our talented Chefs have created a spectacular Peruvian banquet inspired by traditional dishes, including Pollo a la Brasa, Crema de Ají y Salsa Criolla and Churros de Naranja y Lima con Dulce de Leche, perfectly paired with our specially created South American cocktail menu.
QUIZ NIGHT with ROB BECKETT
Our monthly Quiz Night welcomes 'A Class Act' this September, as English stand-up comedian and presenter Rob Beckett takes to the host stand for the very first time. Since making his debut at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Rob's witty humour has led to him to starring as team captain on the comedy panel show '8 Out of 10 Cats', and will see him embark on his very own comedy tour this autumn. Put your general knowledge to the test with an evening of facts, fierce rivalry and fun. Battle it out with your team in pursuit of the ultimate accolade, 'The Annabel's Quiz Master'.
ANNABEL'S ACADEMY: CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING WITH TATLER
It has been a particularly tough time for young people, with Coronavirus restrictions having enormous repercussions on their education, social life and mental health. So, how should parents help their children not just survive in difficult times, but thrive? What are the warning signs that they may not be ok? When should you seek extra support and what are the best ways to do this? Join Tatler’s Education Editor, Tori Cadogan, talking to Dr Linda Papadopoulos, one of the UK's leading chartered psychologists with over 20 years of experience counselling children and their families, and Bella Somerset, co-founder of Somercecil, who through her own struggles with mental health and an eating disorder is now passionate about helping others to heal.
ANNABEL'S for the AMAZON
On Thursday 30 September 2021, Annabel’s will host the inaugural Annabel’s for The Amazon, a huge drive to help save the Amazon rainforest, hosted by The Caring Family Foundation in partnership with One Tree Planted.
Annabel’s for The Amazon marks an extraordinary commitment by The Caring Family Foundation to making positive change to the Amazon rainforest. Through this event, The Caring Family Foundation and One Tree Planted aim to plant one million trees by March 2023, equating to approximately 600 hectares of forest restored or the equivalent to 4.2 Hyde Parks.
TARKA CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINMENT
Our dedicated Children's entertainers, Tarka, will be on hand at The Club this month to keep the little ones entertained. With an abundance of activities ranging from themed arts and crafts, to developmental building games and puzzles, you can sit back, relax and enjoy Sunday Lunch at your Club.
ANNABEL'S ACADEMY: PSYCHEDELICS AND MENTAL HEALTH with Dr Malcolm Barratt-Johnson and Serena Oppenheim
Is the future of mental health Psychedelics? Ketamine, Psilocybin, LSD, MDMA: all psychedelic compounds which a growing body of mainstream evidence is pointing towards being a powerful tool to aid in the treatment of a wide variety of mental health issues from addiction to PTSD. Each compound has its own unique history and research. Dr Malcolm Barratt-Johnson will discuss what is going on in research, regulation and the growing number of well-funded start-ups, looking to bring these products to market.
DRAG QUEEN BINGO
Our Annabel's drag queen bingo extravaganza is back and bursting with comedy, music and cabaret, for a show like no other. Our enviable line up of Drag Royalty will entertain you throughout the evening, so you can expect a night of singing, dancing and utter frivolity. We are thrilled to welcome RuPaul's Drag Race Season 9 star Charlie Hides as your host, with performances from Rileasa Slaves, Margo Marshall and Jonbenet Blonde. Feast on an appetising three course sharing menu with plenty of delicious cocktails.
ALESSANDRO & THE PORTOFINOS
Back by popular demand... Alessandro and the Portofinos return to The Nightclub on Thursday 7th October for an evening of Italian Dolce Vita style rock 'n' roll. If you love Elvis, Dean Martin and are partial to a bit of Frank Sinatra, you will adore the joyful charms of Alessandro Ristori. Members who have joined us for a night of Alessandro before will know this is not one to be missed!
FRIEZE WEEK WITH DAMIEN HIRST
To mark one of the world's most influential contemporary art fairs, this year we will be collaborating with English contemporary artist, Damien Hirst, to bring you an art installation throughout The Club. Hirst has used a varied practise of installation, sculpture, painting and drawing to explore the complex relationships between art, religion, science, life and death.
ANNABEL'S ACADEMY: CONTEMPORARY FEMALE ARTISTS: YBA GENERATION Stories of Art by Dina Kemal Marchant
Stories of Art Ltd by Dina Kemal Marchant continues with its series of art history talks at Annabel's in October. The next talk in the series will be presented by Anna Moszynska, an art historian and writer (“Abstract Art” and “Sculpture Now”), who will unravel how and why female contemporary artists from the Young British Artists (YBA) generation left a major mark on the international art scene during the 1990s and beyond. Anna will focus on the works of Sarah Lucas, Tracey Emin, Rachel Whiteread and Cornelia Parker, among others, and look at the development of contemporary art in London during this critical decade.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: BREATHPOD
Breathpod is back at Annabel's with another hour long breathwork experience to transform the way you feel and think. In this session, Breathpod Founder and host of Radio 1's Decompression Session, Stuart Sandeman, will teach you a powerful breathing technique to unlock and clear physical, mental and emotional blocks held in the subconscious. This session will help will help to reduce stress, improve performance, increase recovery, improve mental clarity and focus, enhance creativity, relieve insomnia, and improve immunity. The workshop will be supported by Breathpod beats, vibes and high vibrational sounds. Like a meditation hack this experience is the launch pad for deep transformation as you increase energy, creativity and flow while improving emotional intelligence, concentration, sleep and memory.
BEGINNER TO WINNER PERUDO MASTERCLASS
We are bringing a new game to the table in our Beginner to Winner series this October, with an interactive Perudo Masterclass. Derived from the age-old Peruvian game 'Dudo', Perudo combines a South American handicraft with a compulsive version of Liar's Dice. Members will 'learn to play' as they are guided through the rules of the game and battle it out to become the Annabel's Perudo Champion.
QUIZ NIGHT with LOUIS THEROUX
This October, our Members' favourite Quiz Night will see the legendary Louis Theroux take to the host stand. Award-winning British-American documentary filmmaker, journalist, broadcaster, and author, Theroux has become a household name over the last 20 years for his controversial documentaries and sarcastic sense of humour. Put your general knowledge to the test with an evening of facts, fierce rivalry and fun. Battle it out with your team in pursuit of the ultimate accolade, 'The Annabel's Quiz Master'.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: WELLNESS WEDNESDAY Dr David Jack and Plant Based Beauty
Do you know your retinol from your restylane? Or have you ever wondered what is the best way to subtly reverse the clock for your skin? Join leading Harley Street aesthetic doctor and founder of the synonymous multi award-winning skin health brand, Dr. David Jack. Over breakfast, Dr. Jack will guide you through his unique holistic take on skin health and ageing via the myriad of advanced aesthetic procedures, skincare, and supplements to give you all the tools you might need to have your best skin for 2021.
Dr David Jack is London’s leading anti-ageing expert and aesthetic doctor, whose bustling Harley Street Clinic inspired him to create a simplified but effective regime that treats skin health from the inside out.
ANNABEL'S LIFE: PILATES
Leo Cosendai returns to The Nightclub to host a Gong Bath and Sound Meditation workshop as part of our Life series. Portrayed as the future of meditation, Gong Baths are multi-sensory experiences, where one simply lies down and listens, instead of battling with silence and their thoughts. Using instruments such as gongs, bowls and other vocal patterns inspired by shamans from Mongolia, Leo is known for helping people experience altered states of consciousness and thus expand their perspective on life, develop a better ability to cope with stress(es) and anxiety, sleep better, and become acquainted with stillness.
CIRCUS OF HORROR HALLOWEEN
Join us on the 29th October for an evening of frights and thrills as we bring your worst nightmares to life at the Circus of Horror. Each room will be terrifyingly themed, from the haunted ticket office, to the broken ballerina's dressing room. Dust off your circus topcoat and cane, brush up on your juggling skills and join us for an evening of tricks and treats, if you dare.