Dans le Noir?: Otra Vista Social Club – London’s Ultimate Silent Dance Floor and Chill Out Dark Room
Renowned London venue, Dans le Noir? is hijacking the senses of London’s clubbers with an entirely unique weekly addition to the Capital’s nightlife scene. Dans le Noir?: Otra Vista Social Club offers a fun and thought-provoking way to spend Friday nights, and will be launching in conjunction with Dans le Noir?’s 10th Anniversary.
Dans le Noir? is globally-recognised for welcoming guests into complete darkness and offering an experience completely absent of vanity and pretention. Launching on Friday 22 April, the venue will begin welcoming nocturnal nighthawks every Friday night from 10pm until 1am for the Dans le Noir? Otra Vista Social Club. The event will offer a unique opportunity to enjoy a silent dance floor with local and international DJs, paired with a chill-out in the pitch dark. The London venue will be introducing this unique concept after a successful run in the party capital of Barcelona.
Silent Dance Floor:
Join Dans le Noir? Otra Vista Social Club as they welcome resident DJ Tom Parris. With a career spanning over 25 years, Tom Parris is recognised as a leading figure on the European electronic music scene. With a multitude of DJ appearances around the globe, the name Tom Parris has been associated with the world’s most prestigious clubs. These include: The End Club, London; Propaganda, New York; Space, Ibiza; and Pacha, Marrakech. Tom Parris also performs with Trevor Rockcliffe & Colin Dale, under the name UNION JACK. From 22 April, Tom Parris will be providing house, R&B and disco music every Friday. Special guest appearances will also scheduled at Dans le Noir? throughout the year.
Attendees will be invited to step into the newly refurbished Welcome Area, grab a pair of headphones and dance the night away. Guides will be on-hand throughout the night to help guests communicate with one another using sign language.
Socialising in the Dark:
Enjoy time away from the dance floor with a drink in the venue’s Chill Out dark-room, and experience heightened conversation as sensory boundaries are broken. Unlike pretentious cocktail bars that populate London, the Chill Out Room allows for uninhibited conversation free from visual judgement or preconceptions and offers an electric atmosphere unlike anywhere else in the capital.
The restaurant employs a total of ten blind or visually impaired guides. In the Chill Out room, attendees are invited to handover visual dependence to one of the restaurant’s guides and invest completely in their abilities, providing a unique sensory, social and human experience.
Entry to the evening is £19 per person, £15 as a prepaid voucher, or £9 for people dining in the restaurant. The price includes headphones for the evening, access to the dancefloor, two bars and the Chill Out dark room with relaxing music, plus one free drink or cocktail – including house wines and Champagne.
Dans le Noir? is situated in trendy Farringdon, a stone’s throw from Farringdon tube station and many of London’s large night clubs, making it an ideal spot for a night out with friends.
Dans le Noir? 30-31 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DU
Reservations on 020 7253 1100
Visit the Dans le Noir? website for more information