Marketing the Arts
Greenwich Dance Festival
Where; Greenwich Dance When; 17th – 30th June Info; ‘Greenwich Dance is the home of dance in South East London’. Back for another year this extraordinary festival is the perfect meeting place for artists, audiences and communities! Making space for great dance to happen with the help of a double dose of creativity, participation and [...]
Where; National Theatre (And various locations around the UK!) When; 28th June – 4th July Info; To mark their 21st birthday, the National Theatre Connections Festival is celebrating with its annual showcase of new plays from youth theatres and schools. This year sees another brilliant line up of talent and events, comprised of no less [...]
Where; Southbank Centre When; 25th & 26th June Info; Join the Southbank centre as they explore the politics, economics and obsessions our contemporary society faces with power. Their newest festival will be a series of debates and talks, discussing money, education as well as women’s place in the world of finance. POWER of POWER
Where; Hampstead Heath When; 24th – 26th June Info; The contemporary garden and lifestyle fair is back in London again to help you celebrate summer! This June you are invited to see the very best in new and exclusive designs, composition and colour at this year’s showcase. Bringing together the worlds of horticulturalist and innovation. [...]
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art- Festival
Where; Royal Academy of Dramatic Art When; 22nd June – 2nd July Info; 10 Days. 30 Companies. No boundaries. Returning for its fifth year, this summer’s festival hosts over 70 performances and an evening of short films. RADA opens its doors to bring together an eclectic range of artists, writers, directors and producers for a [...]
Affordable Art Fair
Where; Hampstead Heath When; Now open – 19th June Info; The Affordable Art Fair strikes again with an eclectic mix of contemporary artists and experienced practitioners, this is your all-inclusive snippet of affordable art this summer. You are warmly welcomed to join everyone at Affordable for a weekend of drinks, fab food and of course [...]
Royal Court Theatre – Minefield, Open For Everything & On The Move
Where; Royal Court Theatre When; 2nd – 18th June Info; (Part of LIFT 2016) Sharing the stories of the world with the culturally curious Made up of three parts this incredibly human series of productions allows for an unforgettable insight in current political, cultural and social realities of life today. This seemingly dark series of [...]
Through the Lens: Exhibition – London Sinfonietta
London Sinfonietta Where; Studio 2, The Warehouse When; 16th June 6:00pm – 8:00pm Info ; NEW MUSIC CLOSE UP Another celebration of London Sinfonietta this month, they are celebrating their blossoming residency and season long collaboration with photojournalist students from London College of Communication. So join them for an evening of exhibition, prosecco and even [...]
Mars Exploration: Curiosity and beyond
Where; Royal Institution When; 16th June, 7:00pm-8:30pm Info; 2012 saw the landing of NASA’s largest and most capable robot landing on the surface of Mars, creating geological history. The Curiosity Rover is on a journey to determine past and present habitability of the Red Planet. This fascinating lecture will discuss the challenges of landing on [...]
Spitalfields Music
Where; Various Locations – Spitalfields When; Now Open – 26th June Info; This summer Spitalfields are treating you to another dose of extraordinary music to unexpected places, from museums to markets, gardens and even cemeteries. So hold on for a whirlwind musical ride through the worlds of opera, folk, jazz, early, choral and contemporary as [...]
Explore your mind
Where; Royal Institution When; 10th June 6:00pm – 7.15pm Info; Are you willing to venture into the depths of your mind? Get ready for a shock to your senses, understanding your brainwaves and exploring how neuroscience shapes your world, whether you come for fun or creativity this is your insight into… Well you really! Explore [...]
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment – Der Freischütz (The Huntsman)
Where; Royal Festival Hall When; 7th June, 7.00pm Info; Der Freischütz is an opera that you might only get to experience once in a generation so why not make that experience truly unmissable, by hearing it performed on the instruments for which it was composed. This classic tale of German mythology is a true fusion [...]
Where; Artsdepot When; Now open – 4th June Info; Helena Doyle, in collaboration with Dan Birch, has created an immersive and interactive installation inspired by the traditional Hanami festival in Japan. The viewer is invited to take on the role of Zephros by turning a windmill made of giant fans. The visitors will also have [...]
Udderbelly Festival
Where; Southbank Centre When; Throughout May – July. Info; Udderbelly is THE place to be this spring… nestled into the Southbank there is a gigantic purple cow… with its udders in the air, waiting to welcome you to the funniest stage in town! With creative acts that stretch the length and breadth of both performance [...]
Literature Series Presents – Local Transport; Speaking Signs
Where; Royal Festival Hall When; 31st May – 7:30pm The Intricacy of body language and beyond! Info; This May join the Southbank Centre as they explore contemporary communication. Can a hand gesture, swipe or picture really replace words? How has the 21st Century affected the ways in which we speak to each other? Come on [...]
The Last Word
Where; The Roundhouse When; 24th May – 18th June Info; The Last Word is the ultimate spoken word showcase this summer. Come along if you want to be simply blown away by the very best in the grime, rhyme and spoken rhythms, from some of the most brilliant acts across London and the UK. With [...]
Where; Across the Southbank Centre & Royal Festival Hall When; 20th – 30th May Various Times. Info; ALCHEMY Festival is just around the corner and this year is set to be the very best in music, comedy, performance, literature and fashion from the UK and South Asia. The last 10 days in May will see [...]
Westminster Cathedral Choir – Treasures of the Spanish Renaissance
Where; Westminster Cathedral When; 25th May – 7:30pm Info; The fantastic Westminster Cathedral Choir is back again to celebrate the Treasures of Spanish Renaissance, presenting a true delight in classical choral performances. Arguably, one of the finest practicing choruses in London today. Do not miss this magical evenings entertainment. Westminster Cathedral Choir -Treasures of the [...]
Human Animals
Where; Royal Court Theatre When;  18th May – 18th June Info; “People can get used to terrible things. Very quickly. If they have to. It doesn’t take much for things to start to fall apart” The story of a contemporary city. The mice, the pigeons, the foxes, the Vermin? As well as all the people. [...]
Where; Olympia When; 20th – 22nd May 11:00am – 7:00pm Info; ART16 showcases some of the best in contemporary art offerings for you to feast your eyes upon this summer! In the monumental Olympia, this all-encompassing exhibition of cross disciplinary, modern and contemporary art will show you the hottest new talent on the scene as [...]