Kiln Theatre

Kilburn, North-West London

ICONIC LOCAL LANDMARK

ICONIC LOCAL LANDMARK

The Kiln Theatre is an iconic landmark, sitting proudly on Kilburn High Road, in the heart of Kilburn, north-west London. The striking building started life in 1929 as a meeting hall and was converted to a theatre in 1980 and named The Tricycle, in honour of touring theatre company the Wakefield Tricycle Company. 

Following a two-year, £7-million revamp, the building is now future-proofed for the next generations of theatregoers and theatre-makers. The building was transformed inside and out and given the new name of Kiln Theatre to strengthen the theatre’s association with the Kilburn area; a local theatre with international influence.

HIGH-QUALITY CONTRACT FURNITURE

HIGH-QUALITY CONTRACT FURNITURE

The revamped theatre now boasts Kiln Coffee, a café serving delicious breakfasts, healthy lunches and cakes, plus Kiln Bar & Kitchen, a restaurant offering a seasonal menu, beers, cocktails and wines. The theatre chose contract furniture specialists Andy Thornton Ltd to supply the high-quality contract furniture, including several bespoke pieces.

STYLUS CAST IRON TABLE BASE

JOHN LYON SPACE

JOHN LYON SPACE

The John Lyon space is a bright, spacious dining area with high ceilings and plenty of natural light. Andy Thornton Naika side chairs are upholstered in a vibrant red fabric, to add a pop of colour to the airy space. These best-selling dining chairs were supplied in a mix of open and slat backs, to break up the look, making it less formal. Our Stylus cast iron dining table bases were given bespoke inlaid tops in a smooth smoky-blue lino, with a hardwood oak edging.

NAIKA SIDE CHAIR

BESPOKE BLUE VELVET

BESPOKE BLUE VELVET

A vibrant splash of colour is provided by a bespoke Andy Thornton lounge chair in a luxurious rich blue velvet, paired with bespoke tapered pouffs in red and a weathered-looking bespoke leather sofa, to sink into and enjoy a pre- or post-show drink or snack.

NAIKA BAR STOOLS

NAIKA BAR STOOLS

In the stunning foyer of the Kiln, with its newly uncovered original features, we supplied 10 Naika bar stools, upholstered this time in a warm orange, with the frames stained a beautiful smooth walnut. These Naika bar stools also sit around the eye-catching bar, and are teamed with four of our sleek Trio bar stools, again in a matching walnut finish.

NAIKA BAR STOOLS

CULTURAL HOTSPOT

CULTURAL HOTSPOT

The vibrant, eclectic choice of furniture mirrors the buzzing energy of the theatre, a thriving cultural hotspot showing international, world-class and innovative work to the local community.

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