What's on in East London this weekend, 16th and 17th November, 2019

London Upcycling Show

Come along and discover your creative upcycling spirit. In 2018, over 21 million small items of furniture were thrown away in the UK. So by upcycling, repairing or reusing your furniture, you help reduce the amount of furniture thrown away and will be making a positive impact on the environment.

Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Town Hall, Forest Road, E17 4JF, Saturday, November 16, 11am to 3pm. Details: eventbrite.co.uk

EFG London Jazz Festival

The EFG London Jazz festival returns with a plethora of shows reflecting the festival’s ethos of ambitious and exciting programming, with fresh thinking and innovative collaborations.

Various locations, Friday, November 15, to Sunday, November 24. Details: efglondonjazzfestival.org.uk

Joe Brown 60th Anniversary Tour

Premier rock ‘n’ roll legend Joe Brown has gone from strength to strength as his contemporary achievements continued to gather momentum. His Very Best Of album achieved Gold Record Status and was on the UK charts for eight weeks. Joe combines timeless classics, rockabilly, gospel, country, bluegrass, and rock ‘n’ roll, all interwoven with his effervescent delivery and humorous reminiscences.

Chelmsford City Theatres, Fairfield Road, Chelmsford, CM1 1JG, Saturday, November 16, 7.45pm. Details: 01245 606505 chelmsford.gov.uk

Navin Kundra Live in Concert

This is an epic new music concert for Bollywood music lovers, performed by the award-winning singer and entertainer, Navin Kundra. This concert is an extravaganza of music, dance, and magical memories created for you by Navin in his unique style. Navin will be supported by his renowned live band The 515 Crew, Bollywood celebrity choreographer Shiamak Davar’s dance troupe, and talented vocalist Ambika Jois, to ensure this will be an elevating experience full of colour and culture that you will never forget.

Queen’s Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, RM11 1QT, Sunday, November 17, 6.30pm. Details: 01708 443333 queens-theatre.co.uk

Dan – The Guitar Man

A sublime talent, all the way from Australia, Dan plays a variety of acoustic covers from over the years. He brings his velvet vocals and his laidback guitar for a night of cool, chilled tunes.

The Coppermill Pub, 205 Coppermill Lane, Walthamstow, E17 7HF, Saturday, November 16, 8.30pm. Details: 020 8520 3709 coppermillpub.co.uk

Tales from the Shed

A vibrant, lively and amazingly engaging show – children are encouraged to make a lot of noise and to help make the story happen. There’s fun, silliness and plenty of colourful puppets and live songs.

Queen’s Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, RM11 1QT, Saturday, November 16, 10am and 11.30am. Details: 01708 443333 queens-theatre.co.uk