Our Patch Autumn 2017 Hammersmith & Shepherds Bush - Page 15

Our Patch AUTUMN 2017 Chiswick House. Escorted walks by the architectural historian are few and far between. Book by emailing pallastours@rickypound. london. Meet 2.30 at the rear of the house in Chiswick House Gardens. From £4 From 3 October The Seagull Lyric W6 Tuesday auctions, here’s your chance. The bidding starts at 11am, with everything from antiques to vintage clothes, paintings to silver, toys to jewellery. Free entry www.chiswickauctions.co.uk 3 October-4 November The Seagull, The Lyric W6 8 October The Pretenders, Apollo W6 It’s as if they’ve never been away. The Pretenders return, with the evergreen Chrissie Hynde at the helm, following their album Alone, released at the end of last year. Support from London folk rockers The Rails. £57 www.eventimapollo.com 10 October Mike & The Mechanics, Shepherds Bush Empire W12 A new version of Anton Chekhov’s celebrated masterpiece, written by Simon Stephens and directed by Sean Holmes, starring Lesley Sharp as Irina. The show looks at the destructiveness of love. From £15. www.lyric.co.uk Marking the finale of the band’s round-Europe Let Me Fly album tour, the Empire hosts Mike Rutherford and pals. 7pm. £51.65 www.academymusicgroup.com 3-7 October Gilbert (No Sullivan), Barons Court Theatre W6 Mind-bending songs and lyrics from frontman John Darnielle as they tour new album, Goths. 7pm. £28.65 www.academymusicgroup.com A comic evening featuring the stories and ballads of WS Gilbert, adapted for stage by Joseph Nixon and Brian Mitchell and presented by The Foundry Group; with Mitchell joined by David Mounfield. At the Curtain’s Up pub, Comeragh Road. £12 Box office: 020 8932 4747. www.offwestend.com 5 October Citizen, Bush Hall W12 Formed nearly a decade ago as a high-school indie rock band, this American group best known for the album Everybody Is Going to Heaven arrive, with support from Honey Lung. Discounts for ticket holders at the neighbouring Bush Hall Dining Rooms. 7.30pm. £16 www.bushhallmusic.co.uk 8 October Symbolism tour, Chiswick House W4 Historian Ricky Pound leads a tour which looks at masonic influences in garden design at 11 October The Mountain Goats, Shepherds Bush Empire