Young Barbican Nights

Into the Night

A Drag Queen with a pink wig singing

Explore the latest art gallery exhibition and enjoy an exclusive evening of live jazz music and cabaret performances.

Visit the world’s most electrifying cabarets, cafés and clubs through modern artwork in the Into The Night: Cabarets & Clubs in Modern Art exhibition, with afterhours access to this landmark exhibition. From London to New York, Paris, Mexico City, Berlin, Vienna, and Ibadan explore discover over 200 works of art, many rarely seen in the UK, as well as life-size recreations of avant-garde spaces. Spanning the 1880s to the 1960s, Into the Night celebrates the creativity of the spaces in which artists congregated to push the boundaries of artistic expression. 

Join fellow creatives for a night of live Jazz music in the gallery and a variety of performances including – drag, poetry, singing, lip-syncing and much more. Or explore the Barbican’s hidden jungle, as we learn how to make cocktails and mocktails in the conservatory. 

Join Young Barbican

Be there when it happens with discounted access to unmissable art and entertainment as well as events and creative opportunities for 14-25 year olds

Art Gallery