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Tristan & YseultTristan & YseultTristan & YseultKneehigh Theatre's Tristan & Yseult, which catapulted the company to international success more than a decade ago, is revived at Shakespeare's Globe this summer as part of a major Celtic tour for the company. A tale of forbidden desires, the original play examines the love and betrayal between Tristan, King of Cornwall, and his wife Yseult. The Cor2017-06-23T19:30:00+01002017-06-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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event > Theatre > Dramas
PRICING  £20-£45, under 18s £17-£42, standing £5
DATES  13th to 24th June 2017
Kneehigh Theatre's Tristan & Yseult, which catapulted the company to international success more than a decade ago, is revived at Shakespeare's Globe this summe... More about this event
 
Romeo And JulietRomeo And JulietRomeo And JulietCommencing Emma Rice's Summer of Love season, which will be her final season as Artistic Director, Shakespeare's Globe stages a modern twist on Shakespeare's timeless romantic tale this summer with Daniel Kramer's Romeo and Juliet. Artistic Director of English National Opera, Kramer presents a wild and energetic take on the play, bringing to life t2017-06-23T14:00:00+01002017-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Ongoing

event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
PRICING  Standing £5 | Gallery (seated) £20-£45 | Under 18s £3
DATES  22nd April to 9th July 2017
Commencing Emma Rice's Summer of Love season, which will be her final season as Artistic Director, Shakespeare's Globe stages a modern twist on Shakespeare's t... More about this event
 
Twelfth NightTwelfth NightTwelfth NightWith her short-lived time as artistic director coming to an end, Emma Rice directs one of her final productions at Shakespeare's Globe this May, taking on the bard's timeless and soulful comedy, Twelfth Night. The mistaken identity comedy sees Viola, who believes her twin brother has died in a shipwreck, disguise herself as a boy and enter the serv2017-06-26T19:30:00+01002017-08-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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On Soon

event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
PRICING  £20-£45, under 18s £17-£42, standing £5
DATES  18th May to 5th August 2017
With her short-lived time as artistic director coming to an end, Emma Rice directs one of her final productions at Shakespeare's Globe this May, taking on the ... More about this event
 
Mark Steel: Who Do I Think I Am'Mark Steel: Who Do I Think I Am'The critically acclaimed star of BBC1's Have I Got News For You and BBC Radio 4's Mark Steel's In Town, presents his latest show which is an autobiographical account of how as an adopted child he sought out his birth family.2017-06-28T20:00:00+01002017-06-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Mark Steel: Who Do I Think I Am'
 
Waxing LyricalWaxing LyricalMatthew Dunster talks to Emma Rice from Shakespeare's Globe and David Jubb from BAC.2017-06-29T20:00:00+01002017-06-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Waxing Lyrical
 
Waxing LyricalWaxing LyricalMatthew Dunster talks to Nicholas Hytner and Ellen McDougall from The Gate Theatre.2017-06-30T20:00:00+01002017-06-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Waxing Lyrical
 
Much Ado About NothingMuch Ado About NothingMuch Ado About NothingMatthew Dunster, Associate Director at Shakespeare's Globe, revives Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing in 2017. The fresh interpretation sees the love stories of Hero and Claudio, and Beatrice and Benedick transported to 1910 Mexico, at the outbreak of the Civil War. Here, stubborn bachelor Benedick is compelled to prove his love for Beatrice by 2017-07-14T19:30:00+01002017-10-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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On Soon

event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
PRICING  £20-£45, under 18s £17-£42, standing £5
DATES  14th July to 15th October 2017
Matthew Dunster, Associate Director at Shakespeare's Globe, revives Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing in 2017. The fresh interpretation sees the love storie... More about this event
 
King LearKing LearKing LearBest known as artistic director of Shared Experience for 22 years, director Nancy Meckler makes her Globe debut in 2017 with Shakespeare's King Lear. The emotionally wrought drama sees King Lear take the bold decision to divide his kingdom among his three daughters. However, he doesn't anticipate the terrible consequences of his actions and how his2017-08-10T19:30:00+01002017-10-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
PRICING  £20-£45, under 18s £17-£42, standing £5
DATES  10th August to 14th October 2017
Best known as artistic director of Shared Experience for 22 years, director Nancy Meckler makes her Globe debut in 2017 with Shakespeare's King Lear. The emoti... More about this event
 
India & Me: An Evening With Nitin SawhneyIndia & Me: An Evening With Nitin SawhneyThe multi-award-winning Indian musician, composer, writer and artist presents an intimate evening of music and memories inspired by the 70th anniversary of Indian independence.2017-08-13T20:00:00+01002017-08-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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India & Me: An Evening With Nitin Sawhney
 
Nitin SawhneyNitin SawhneyThe British-Indian composer, producer, DJ and multi-instrumentalist reassembles his band of first class musicians to play tracks from his extensive repertoire2017-08-21T20:00:00+01002017-08-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Nitin Sawhney
 
Lions And TigersLions And TigersPooja Ghai directs Tanika Gupta's biographical drama, based on the true story of her great uncle and freedom fighter, Dinesh Gupta, charting his emotional and political awakening.2017-08-23T20:00:00+01002017-09-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Lions And Tigers
 
BoudicaBoudicaBoudicaThis September, Shakespeare's Globe hosts the world premiere of Tristan Bernays' brand new play, Boudica. Directed by Eleanor Rhode, the ancient history play tells the story of one of Britain's most infamous women, who was a queen, a warrior and a rebel. The epic tale of power, politics and love is set in AD 61, Britannia and follows Boudica, the w2017-09-08T19:30:00+01002017-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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event > Theatre > Dramas
PRICING  £20-£45, under 18s £17-£42, standing £5
DATES  8th September to 1st October 2017
This September, Shakespeare's Globe hosts the world premiere of Tristan Bernays' brand new play, Boudica. Directed by Eleanor Rhode, the ancient history play t... More about this event
 
 
 

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Tristan & Yseult
Tristan & Yseult
Theatre | Until 24th June 2017 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Kneehigh Theatre's Tristan & Yseult, which catapulted the company to international success more than a decade ago, is revived at ...More

 
Romeo And Juliet
Romeo And Juliet
Theatre | Until 9th July 2017 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Commencing Emma Rice's Summer of Love season, which will be her final season as Artistic Director, Shakespeare's Globe stages a ...More

 
Marisa Merz & El Anatsui
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Sculptural installations highlighting artists' use of diverse materials and unusual techniques....More

Homeworkers
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Artworks employing materials traditionally associated with the domestic sphere. Artists include Margaret Harrison, Rosemarie Trockel, Annette Messager and Tracey Emin....More

Leon Golub & Hrair Sarkissian: Facing History
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Works by two artists whose subject-matter is violence and atrocity. Golub's three canvases draw upon news photographs from the Vietnam ...More

Artist Room: Louise Bourgeois
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Provocative sculptures, drawings and writing of an autobiographical nature, addressing universal experiences such as birth, death, love, loss and fear....More

Magdalena Abakanowicz
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Soft sculptures reflecting an interest in biological systems, organic matter and regeneration, topics the artist has discussed with scientists in ...More

Between Man And Matter
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Works providing an insight into the affinities between artists working in Japan, Europe and the United States, many of whom ...More

George Condo
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

Works by the American artist, encompassing both abstraction and figuration through painting and sculpture....More

Marcel Duchamp: Fountain 1917
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from King Lear

A replica from 1964 of the artist's iconic readymade, considered one of the most influential works of the 20th century....More

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Nobu Shoreditch
Nobu Shoreditch
Dining 

At the heart of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch, this stunning 240-seat restaurant is the place to ...More

 
VQ Aldgate
VQ Aldgate
Dining 

Famous for staying open 24 hours VQ is a great spot, day or night, for ...More

 
Shikumen Aldgate
Dining 

Shikumen at Dorsett City follows in the footsteps of its flagship restaurant at Dorsett Shepherds Bush, which has received Bib Gourmand from the Michelin guide inspectors....More

The Ivy Tower Bridge
The Ivy Tower Bridge
Dining 

Part of the Ivy's brasserie style restaurants, this one has a rather good riverside location ...More

 
Tom Simmons
Tom Simmons
Dining 

Tom Simmons, a former star of MasterChef: The Professionals, dishes up cockle popcorn, laverbread mayonnaise ...More

 
Rola Wala
Rola Wala
Dining 

After the success of Street Feast residencies Rola Wala serves up authentic, healthy, every day ...More

 
Tibits Bankside
Dining 

Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
Dining 

The Oystermen, aka Matt Lovell and Rob Hampton, ...More

 
Duddell's
Duddell's
Dining 

A sibling to Duddell's in Hong Kong, akin to walking into the home of a ...More

 
Gabeto
Gabeto
Dining 

Modern brasserie in Camden Market with Lee Andrews, formerly of Chiltern Firehouse, as head chef ...More

 
Hampstead Beach
Hampstead Beach
Seasonal | From 2nd July 

JW3

Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, ...More

 
Waiting for Godot
Theatre | From 5th September 

Arts Theatre

Samuel Beckett's controversial Waiting for Godot comes to the Arts Theatre in September. The show sees Didi and Gogo and their aching feet pass the time playing games near a tree while they wait for ...More

Venus In Fur
Venus In Fur
Theatre | From 6th October 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

David Ives' hit Broadway show Venus in Fur opens in the West End this August, ...More

 
The Majority
The Majority
Theatre | From 11th August 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Writer and performer Rob Drummond follows on from his acclaimed production Bullet Catch with another ...More

 
Best Beaches in London
Best Beaches in London
Article 

There's need to leave town when you're in search of sand, feel the grains ...More

 
The Revolution will be Photocopied
The Revolution will be Photocopied
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Bishopsgate Institute

Create your own protest publication in a zine-making ...More

 
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Exhibitions | From 15th July 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

From hatboxes to tea chests, surfboards to aeroplanes, ...More

 
The City Is Ours
The City Is Ours
Exhibitions | From 14th July 

Museum of London

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even ...More

 
Art Night London 2017
Art Night London 2017
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Whitechapel Gallery

Stay up all night on Saturday 1st July for Art Night, a night of free ...More

 
Eid Festival 2017
Eid Festival 2017
Exhibitions | On 2nd July 

Trafalgar Square

Where Christians have Christmas, Muslims have Eid - which gives you an idea of how ...More

 
Barnes Film Festival
Film Events | From 29th September 

Various Venues London

The Barnes Film Festival returns for a second year in 2017, offering an alternative to the central London film festivals dominating the scene. The festival brings together the great and good of south west London's ...More

Best Places for Street Food in London
Best Places for Street Food in London
Article 

London's street food scene has really taken ...More

 
September in London 2017
September in London 2017
Article 

The Wellcome Collection explores the relationship between graphic design and health, The London Design ...More

 
 
 
 
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