GDIF 2023 | London’s free, annual outdoor performing arts festival 25 August-10 September 2023

Presented By House of Suarez | UK Premiere

House of Oak and Iron

27 August | 2.30pm, 4.15pm & 6.15pm | Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich

Duration: 10mins

What to Expect: Dance | Family friendly | Make some noise

Free

The worlds of street theatre and voguing collide in this empowering UK premiere.

Reframing the history of Greenwich’s colonial past with empowering performance, costume, activism and voguing.

Conceived by House of Suarez, legendary founders of the annual touring Vogue Ball and creators of Statues Redressed (Sky Arts), this specially commissioned premiere will transform perceptions and celebrate past and present struggles for equality.

More information on House of Oak and Iron

How to attend

House of Oak and Iron is free to attend.

Site Access

There is level access to each Greenwich Fair performance location.   

The site is open and wide for audiences to socially distance, however some shows may be more busy than others.    

There is a mix of hard-standing and grass areas. There will be short ramps onto any higher ramped areas.   

Viewing area 

Space for wheelchair users, and a variety of seating options will be available. GDIF volunteers will offer directions from the nearest station.   

On-site walking distances  

Approximately 20 minutes walking across the whole site. The site is open for you to choose where to go.  

Respite and Access Areas 

Access Area available for Greenwich Fair on lawns on the right as you enter through College Way. Space across the grounds to relax. 

Accessible Toilets 

Located at Cutty Sark Gardens with 50p charge, Blue Badge free. 

Blue badge parking  

Cutty Sark gardens, Park row (25 Park Row, London SE10 9NL), College Way Car Park 

Access drop-off point 

College Way  

Photo route 

Available to download in the ‘Where to Find it’ section below.

Contact  

For Access questions, contact [email protected] // 07899 893 935   

Other audience questions, contact our Box Office: [email protected] 

 

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Access

Speech Free.

Check out our Access Information page for GDIF 2022 to learn more about our access practices.

House of Oak and Iron Trailer

Credits

House of Suarez

House of Suarez exists to recognise and celebrate Vogue culture as an independent art form incorporating unique and specific dance technique, theatre, costume, design, creation and drag performance.

Supported by

House of Oak and Iron is supported by Royal Greenwich Festivals, Royal Borough of Greenwich and the Old Royal Naval College.

Where to find it

Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, SE10 9NN

(Monument Gardens)

https://what3words.com/forest.song.pigs

Click here to view the photo route.

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