Eskimo Dance

No Boxpark for old men

Posted on November 11th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. 5 comments

Feeling his age, Paul Dennis attends the Boxpark launch party

Described as ‘the hottest ticket in town’ the Boxpark launch party turned out to be the hottest ticket out of town too, with Eskimo Dance and special guests drawing a large and enthusiastic crowd from far and wide.

Croydon ‘Grimelord’ Jonny Rose is a huge authority on the music that was on offer, and he has … Read More »

Seven initial thoughts about Boxpark Croydon and its prospects for our town

Posted on November 8th, by Jonny Rose in Economics & Business. 17 comments

Croydon’s salvation or hipster invasion? You have three years to decide…

So, it’s here – it’s finally here!

80 shipping containers, 20,000 sq ft, a hundred tonnes of corrugated iron have come together to make the newest hotspot in Croydon, Boxpark Croydon.The venue is a food and entertainment space housing forty restaurants including central London heavyweights MeatLiquor, Chilango, Mama Lan and Breakfast Club – … Read More »

“The greatest event that has ever been held in Croydon”: A review of Eskimo Dance, Boxpark Croydon

Posted on November 1st, by Jonny Rose in Culture. 6 comments

The #Croydon #TechCity founder is an unlikely evangelist for grime club night Eskimo Dance

The day that news of Eskimo Dance coming to Croydon broke was the day that a certain segment of South London society entered a collective meltdown. 

Facebook and Twitter feeds became a singularity of “OMG ESKIMO DANCE IS COMING TO CROYDON”, WhatsApp groups descended into unbridled chaos, and some of … Read More »

Eskimo Dance is coming to Croydon – we are now London’s coolest borough

Posted on August 24th, by Jonny Rose in Culture, Topical. No Comments

On Saturday 29th October the most important event in grime’s cultural calendar – Eskimo Dance – is coming to Croydon

Eskimo Dance is coming to Croydon.

This news will delight those who have a particular appreciation for grime music, but should also be of interest to all Croydonians that wish to see Croydon’s diminished music scene and waning nightlife reversed: London’s coolest event in … Read More »