Here's To Hitchcock: Leytonstone Heritage Walk, Dress Up And More

The Alfred Hitchcock of Leytonstone Society

Here's To Hitchcock: Leytonstone Heritage Walk, Dress Up And More

SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER, 12.00, ST JOHN'S CHURCH LEYTONSTONE

Popular local history buff and guide Gary Lewis will lead a walkabout taking you in the footsteps of Hitchcock ran by The Alfred Hitchcock of Leytonstone Society.

It's free, and will run approximately 1 hour 15 minutes terminating at Paramount House on Leytonstone High Road and followed by an opportunity for further discussion at the nearby Leytonstone Tavern on Harrow Green Road.

Here's To Hitchcock is a volunteer-powered cultural collective set up to preserve, promote and progress the local legacy of Leytonstone born Sir Alfred Hitchcock.

SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER, 11.00-13.00, LEYTONSTONE LIBRARY

Here's to Hitchcock's host a commissioned art series Faces of Leytonstone, connecting Hitchcock with modern Leytonstone audiences. A series of contemporary oil paintings of locals, in place of actors, replicating specific stills from Hitchcock films to include Psycho, Vertigo, and Rope from artist Rebecca Asghar. Free.

SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER, 11.00-18.00, BARBICAN FAMILY FILM HUB

There's prizes to be won at Here's To Hitchock's dress up contest! Get in costume as Hitchcock himself or one of his most iconic characters.

Submit your selfies in character, or with your favourite impersonation to [email protected] with the character’s names and film. Prizes include a meal for two for the best Hitch impersonator, others for Best Costume and the most number of characters identified.

Also! Don't miss live podcast recording on the topic of Leytonstone's film heritage and Hitchcock's legacy today at The Stone Space. 

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