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.  

Latest Blog Posts

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 15:48
Scoop London never fails to produce the most interesting shows in exchange for nothing but the presence of curious theatre lovers. This summer, More London has offered a brand new show where Vikings and Norse gods are proven to suffer the same fate as us...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 14:25
Greg Allman
Aaron Swartz was on a quest to change not only America, but the world. His journey was cut short when he took his life to the surprise of loved ones and friends alike. The Internet’s Own Boy looks at how one man wanted to change the world through the eyes of...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 14:44
As part of this year’s Grimeborn Festival at the Arcola Theatre, Eboracum Baroque (a music company of young instrumentalists and singers that aims to promote and make baroque music widely available for all) presented the adapted 1739 two act version of...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 14:37
Grimeborn Festival is a “breeding ground for original voices… [and] stars”, according to its director, Mehmet Ergen at the Arcola Theatre. From 4th August - 7th September, Grimeborn celebrates its eighth year of presenting classic and novel operas. Jules...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 13:44
Andy Burrows
  There is a new sensation on the London theatre scene. Since opening on 1st July, Richard III has enjoyed sell out shows and standing ovations almost daily. Running as part of the Trafalgar Transformed season at Trafalgar Studios, director Jamie Lloyd’s...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:50
Josh Haigh
  Each week Josh Haigh takes you through the best gay nights out in London over the next 7 days. This week we have a special bumper Bank Holiday edition. Thursday 21st, Friday 22nd & Saturday 23rd - Between - The Kings Head Theatre (Islington) It’s...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 09:45
Greg Allman
Jeffery Schwarz’s documentary about film star Divine (Glenn Milstead) is a story probably not known to many, but it certainly deserves to be. Watching this documentary will give you an insight in to the world of Divine and how she came to be one of the most...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 14:24
Saad Junaid
The word musical is increasingly becoming insufficient to accurately convey the diverging liberties that one can now take in the genre. You may think that moment after moment of exuberant effort at emotion will continue till the pandemic climax, but that is...
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:42
'A Century of Chinese Cinema’, curated by Toronto International Film Festival’s (TIFF) creative director Noah Cowan (who you can read an exclusive interview with here), is showcasing the best movies from the Chinese film tradition at the BFI, looking as far...
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 16:46
Lorenzo Ciotti
Guardians of the Galaxy is a mix of action and humour, offering two hours of pure entertainment without obligation. Never boring or banal, it builds to a crescendo of emotion and special effects, gluing viewers to the screen until the very end (of course,...
Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 20:00
  Leading stars Eva Noblezada, Rachelle Ann Go and Hugh Maynard from the ‘smash-hit’ musical Miss Saigon will be joining a young and creative cast for a one-off Gala show, The Philippine Dream, this Sunday evening (17th August). Noblezada, only 18-years-...
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 13:34
Yasmin Mahdy
The Notorious Mr Bout, known to many as ‘The Merchant of Death’, weaves twenty years of home movies with the extensive use of first person narrative and high profile interviews, creating an astounding account of how the Russian entrepreneur and arms dealer,...