𝗔𝗴𝗮𝗶𝗻𝘀𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝘂𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝗣𝗹𝗮𝘆 is a programme of cultural events and commissions taking place in South East London around the women’s football World Cup. St Paul's House, on the corner of the Deptford Market Yard and Deptford High Street has been transformed into a football hub for the duration of the tournament, where you can find a big screen, drinks at competitive prices and friendly vibes.
Wednesday, June 19 from 6:30 - 10pm at the 𝐀𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐮𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲 𝐡𝐮𝐛, St. Paul's House, 121 Deptford High St, SE8 4NS.
Moving Image Screening + England v. Japan match screening
The short films will start from 6:30pm
Kick off England v. Japan at 8pm
This screening night brings you an eclectic mix of short artists' films, all about football! Whatever the format - be it claymation, animation, appropriated footage or documentary film - each of the ten films on show capture an aspect of the action on and off the pitch that surrounds the game.
Sunday, June 23 from 2 - 4:30pm on the rooftop of the 𝐃𝐞𝐩𝐭𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐝 𝐋𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐠𝐞 at 9 Giffin St, Deptford, London, SE8 4RJ.
Join us for a rule-breaking ball game & workshop led by Glasgow-based artist duo 𝐏𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫 & 𝐑𝐨𝐬𝐬𝐢.
Taking place on the 𝐃𝐞𝐩𝐭𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐝 𝐋𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐠𝐞 𝐫𝐨𝐨𝐟𝐭𝐨𝐩 𝐛𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐭, the group will develop an absurdist ball game, creating a free space to make, break and reshape the rules of football, using the body, voice, props and collective action. The game will explore methods of collaborative movement, accompanied by improvised chants. We will host a medal ceremony to close off the event and reward all participants.
Followed by not one, but two match screenings: Round of 16, kick off at 𝟒:𝟑𝟎𝐩𝐦 & 𝟖𝐩𝐦 at the 𝐀𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐮𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲 𝐡𝐮𝐛, across the road at St. Paul's House, 121 Deptford High St, SE8 4NS.
Saturday, June 29 from 12:30am - 8pm at the 𝐀𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐮𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲 𝐡𝐮𝐛, St. Paul's House, 121 Deptford High St, SE8 4NS.
Panel conversation on creative practices making a change in football, from a feminist perspective. Includes a potluck lunch.
Followed by screenings of both semi final games, first kick off at 2pm then 5:30pm.
Saturday, July 7 from 3:30am - 9pm at the 𝐀𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐮𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲 𝐡𝐮𝐛, St. Paul's House, 121 Deptford High St, SE8 4NS.
The Women's World Cup final starts at 4pm, and we are closing with an Art + Football themed quiz after the game!