What's On in London Blog

Our team of writers bring you all the very best events going on and places to visit around London. Here you can find everything from upcoming nights out, to art exhibitions, to the latest film, theatre & restaurant reviews.  

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 09:58
    It’s been an interesting year for the English National Opera (ENO). Ever since the funding cuts from the Arts Council and onslaught of mixed reviews for their recent productions of Xerxes and Otello, it appeared that ENO were getting a bit of a...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:43
    With RSC productions of Henry IV Parts I & II coming to the Barbican in November (tickets on sale now), Mary Nguyen went along to the original production of Part I in Stratford… Thanks to the Royal Shakespeare Company and its endeavour to...
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:20
Becky Sykes
  Frieze is an event that exists for the benefit of two principal audiences. First and foremost are the VIP art collectors looking to make a sound investment; complementary copies of the Financial Times are constantly to hand and even the Wall Street...
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 12:12
  Richard Tuttle is an artist, poet, textile collector and visionary, but most of all a creative from New Jersey with multiple guises. I had the pleasure of speaking to Tuttle, dressed in navy Converse trainers and a pair of half camouflage, half pink...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:02
Josh Haigh
  Each week Josh Haigh takes you through the best gay nights out in London over the next 7 days.  Thursday 16th - BenDeLaCreme @ Porn Idol – Heaven (Charing Cross) Another former RuPaul’s Drag Race star is taking over Heaven’s frankly iconic Porn...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 16:35
    Go back in time and remember your first school play where something went wrong. Someone forgot their lines, an important prop had gone missing, part of the set had broken off; the list is endless. Now imagine watching a play that goes entirely...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 16:17
Josh Haigh
  The Out on the Dock team are back this Winter and they’re bringing the Frost Festival with them. Held at Tobacco Docks on November 15th, the party promises to bring together all the best aspects of LGBT nightlife in the Capital for one legendary...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 12:13
    DumbWise, the actor musician led theatre company, is touring the UK with its own contemporary interpretation of Goethe’s highly regarded German play Faust. Adapting an 18th century play for the actor-musician stage isn't, by any means, an easy...
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 15:47
Saad Junaid
Conceptual art and the Tate have a bit of a history. The Turner Prize is not one for the purists still obsessing over the more classical genre to say the least, but there is much pleasure to be had in the guiltless manipulation of structure and form. The...
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 17:03
    How often do we get to see a musical that’s not so serious? That sings and dances about the major hiccups of other West End shows; their songs, their stage direction and, even, their directors? That’s where the highly successful musical...
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 14:15
Emma Holtham
Next Fall is an a semi-autobiographical tale written by Geoffrey Nauffts, based on his own love life. It was off Broadway in 2009 and then moved to Broadway with Elton John and David Furnish penning their names as producers and putting money behind the...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 17:51
Josh Haigh
  Each week Josh Haigh takes you through the best gay nights out in London over the next 7 days.  Thursday 9th - Alaska Thunderfuck - Heaven (Charing Cross) The RuPaul’s Drag Race alum takeover of Heaven continues this week thanks to the arrival of...