What a shame! This venue has also been used for innovative dance projects, some of which are recorded on film: Alcohol ban closes Union Chapel Project
By Alistair Smith for The Stage
Union Chapel Project, the music and performing arts organisation housed within an Islington church, has been forced to close
after the religious group that owns the venue voted to ban alcohol in the main auditorium.
Formed in 1992, UCP has hosted performing artists such as Patti Smith, Bjork, Beck and David Byrne. However, over the last
year it suffered a series of financial setbacks, culminating in the church’s decision to prohibit alcohol consumption. click for more