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David Murley: Objects Of My Affection
David Murley: Objects Of My Affection

MurleyDance, a London ballet and contemporary dance company, begin a tour of their latest show with a date at the capital's Shaw...

Friday 25 April 2014 in London
Friday 25 April 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature a fun night at the museum, a Big Red makeshift cinema, and a birthday party...

Linnie Reedman: Adapting Dorian Gray
Linnie Reedman: Adapting Dorian Gray

Much has been made of the celebrity connections of two of the stars of this production – one is Daisy Bevan, daughter...

David Hutchinson and Sam Lupton: Sell A Door's Avenue Q
David Hutchinson and Sam Lupton: Sell A Door's Avenue Q

I've long been a fan of touring company Sell A Door and their commitment to creating shows designed to attract teenagers and...

Thursday 24 April 2014 in London
Thursday 24 April 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature EDM's 'next big thing' aka Jacques Greene, a 'Select' heap of rising graphic art stars,...

Sue Buckmaster: Rubbish
Sue Buckmaster: Rubbish

As a parent, I'm always on the lookout for great shows aimed at children and families. 'Rubbish' sounds like just the ticket,...

Wednesday 23 April 2014 in London
Wednesday 23 April 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature comic sad acts Harry Deansway, Trevor Lock and Luke McQueen, a feast of France's finest...

Lizzi Kew Ross: Reading With Bach
Lizzi Kew Ross: Reading With Bach

I was intrigued when I heard about this event, and not just because I love books; it's a piece that takes the...

Tuesday 22 April 2014 in London
Tuesday 22 April 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature acid-tongued Canadian glamour girl Katherine Ryan, physical theatre experts Frantic Assembly, and a war-time love...

Easter Holiday Weekend 2014 in London
Easter Holiday Weekend 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events THIS EASTER WEEKEND IN LDN are... COMEDY: Adam Buxton - Kernel Panic, Duchess Theatre, 21-25 Apr Switching his 'Kernel Panic' solo show off...

Thursday 17 April 2014 in London
Thursday 17 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature scissors-and-paper shapes by the great Henri Matisse, Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard, and a triad of...

Tom Littler: The Notorious Mrs Ebbsmith
Tom Littler: The Notorious Mrs Ebbsmith

If you told me you hadn't heard of Victorian playwright Arthur Wing Pinero I wouldn't be terribly surprised, even despite two recent...

Wednesday 16 April 2014 in London
Wednesday 16 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature noirish Canadian band Timber Timbre, tall-haired talking head Russell Kane, and the brilliant Mr Adam...

Tuesday 15 April 2014 in London
Tuesday 15 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature an anti-war declaration by Irish playwright Sean O’Casey, one 'Cool Rider', and pop's new intelligensia: These...

Monday 14 April 2014 in London
Monday 14 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature Canadian electro technician Tim Hecker, the bold-as-brass Horne Section, and a song-and-dance history of the...

Sunday 13 April 2014 in London
Sunday 13 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature a reel of comical film classics, the Savoy's go-to swingtime jazzists Alex Mendham & His Orchestra,...

Saturday 12 April 2014 in London
Saturday 12 April 2014 in London

 TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature head-to-head comic heavyweights Alan Davies and Omid Djalili, and emo-tional rock corps Brand New and...

Friday 11 April 2014 in London
Friday 11 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature National Theatre treasure Simon Russell Beale, early evening gags with Bec Hill and Jim Smallman, and varied...

Laura Lindsay: Hidden
Laura Lindsay: Hidden

We were first alerted to the existence of Black Toffee's highly acclaimed piece 'Hidden' at the Edinburgh Fringe last year, when our...

Thursday 10 April 2014 in London
Thursday 10 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature masterful Royal Ballet choreog Christopher Wheeldon, calcium-rich Udderbelly comedians Tony Law, Andrew Maxwell and Vikki...

Wednesday 9 April 2014 in London
Wednesday 9 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature high-style king Jean Paul Gaultier, Palestinian playwright Amir Nizar Zuabi, and comic titillation c/o Mae Martin,...

Tuesday 8 April 2014 in London
Tuesday 8 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature a last-minute boost of April Fooldom c/o Jamie Demetriou, Cariad Lloyd and Massive Dad, Django...

Monday 7 April 2014 in London
Monday 7 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature drama's woman-of-the-hour Kate Tempest, sketch addicts The Pin, John Finnemore and Staple/Face, and dark rock...

Sunday 6 April 2014 in London
Sunday 6 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature top-quality joke/wordsmith Keith Jarrett, hyped indie kids The Night IV, and leading Brit jazz singer Ola...

Saturday 5 April 2014 in London
Saturday 5 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature high-end West End playwright David Grieg, electro composer Matthew Herbert, and the strangest thing to...

Friday 4 April 2014 in London
Friday 4 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature BBC Radio 4's Andrew Lawrence, dance-pop production outfit Rudimental, and 'Sherlock' film villain Mark Strong... COMEDY: Andrew...

Thursday 3 April 2014 in London
Thursday 3 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature the Young Players of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Seattle rock band La Luz, and leading-light playwright Simon Stephens... MUSIC: La...

Wednesday 2 April 2014 in London
Wednesday 2 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, ThisWeek's tipped events feature the English National Ballet, future stand-up stars The Awkward Silence,  Birthday Girls and Ellis &...

Tuesday 1 April 2014 in London
Tuesday 1 April 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature April Fools Lucy Beaumont and Phill Jupitus (him, twice), magic man Ali Cook, solo dramatist...

Monday 31 March 2014 in London
Monday 31 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature big-deal comedians Adam Hills and Seann Walsh, showbiz stars (stars I tell you) Jesse Wallace...

Sunday 30 March 2014 in London
Sunday 30 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Prince Wills's new BFF Tinie Tempah, 'cray cray' Weirdos Comedy signees Robin & Patridge and...

Saturday 29 March 2014 in London
Saturday 29 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature hip-hop hoodrat Azealia Banks, comic-book heroes Cardinal Burns, and moody alt-pop coven Esben And The...

Friday 28 March 2014 in London
Friday 28 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature oscillatory dance-pop bots Metronomy, 'Sucker Punch' playwright Roy Williams, drum n bass star-turned-actor Goldie, and...

Thursday 27 March 2014 in London
Thursday 27 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Parental Advisory rappers RATKING and Earl Sweatshirt, superior humourist (and nice bloke) Tom Wrigglesworth, and...

Wednesday 26 March 2014 in London
Wednesday 26 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature a white-knuckle Russian circus swing, a vampiric romance, and a portrait of a pauper's funeral... FESTIVAL:...

Tom Wrigglesworth: Utterly At Odds With The Universe
Tom Wrigglesworth: Utterly At Odds With The Universe

Radio 4 frequenter Tom Wrigglesworth is headed to Leicester Square Theatre next week for three performances of  'Utterly At Odds With The...

Tuesday 25 March 2014 in London
Tuesday 25 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature big-shot comics Micky Flanagan and John Bishop, French theatrics by Compagnie du Hanneton, and also...

Monday 24 March 2014 in London
Monday 24 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature 'sad rap' poster boy Drake, the work of wordsmith Simon Armitage, and Richard Herring with...

Sunday 23 March 2014 in London
Sunday 23 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature good cop comedian David O'Doherty, bad cop comedian Rich Hall, and Sandra Bullock and George...

Saturday 22 March 2014 in London
Saturday 22 March 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature the fiery Ms Ruby Wax, bowling 'The Big Lebowski'-style, and an anti-'Gravity' space skit... COMEDY: Ruby...

Friday 21 March 2014 in London
Friday 21 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature sad (tonight) comedy types The Beta Males, MJ Hibbett and Michelle Madsen, LOLs-leaches Brendon Burns...

Martin Jameson: Away From Home
Martin Jameson: Away From Home

'Away From Home', currently completing a run at London's Jermyn Street Theatre, depicts the relationship between a male escort and a premiership...

Thursday 20 March 2014 in London
Thursday 20 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature a myriad LGBT films, high-security comic duo Den & Ray, and a wise owl story... COMEDY: Den...

Tim Key: Single White Slut
Tim Key: Single White Slut

I am not sure how much introduction Tim Key needs, because I feel as though I've known of his existence for a...

Wednesday 19 March 2014 in London
Wednesday 19 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature the ballet world's crown 'Kings Of The Dance', Sherlock's first study, and Coward-ian parlour wars...

Tuesday 18 March 2014 in London
Tuesday 18 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature a jurassic cabaret, a grand Victorian organ, and a Romani folk tale... CABARET: Cabarera feat Spencer...

Lewis Reynolds: Directing Lear
Lewis Reynolds: Directing Lear

A new production of 'King Lear' is on at The Cockpit in Marylebone this month starring stage and screen veteran David Ryall....

Monday 17 March 2014 in London
Monday 17 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature an in-house(es) 'Hedda Gabler' production, committed contrarian (his words, not mine) and all time comedian's...

Sunday 16 March 2014 in London
Sunday 16 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature smiling Irish comics Aisling Bea and Jarlath Regan, non-Irish (but still smiling) stand-ups Cariad Lloyd,...

Saturday 15 March 2014 in London
Saturday 15 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Jack 'the lad' Whitehall, extraordinarily prolific playwright Jon Fosse, and comedians Daniel Simonsen, Angela Barnes...

Friday 14 March 2014 in London
Friday 14 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature spoken-word woman-of-the-hour Kate Tempest, a hive of exciting DIY bands, and Phillip Pullman at his...

Thursday 13 March 2014 in London
Thursday 13 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature acclaimed feminist filmmaker Chantal Akerman, chipper comedienne Mae Martin, and Tony Award-winning playwright Jon Robin Baitz... COMEDY: The...

Wednesday 12 March 2014 in London
Wednesday 12 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Miranda Hart, Swans king Michael Gira, and outside-the-box drama troupe Ridiculusmus... COMEDY: Miranda Hart - My,...

Ben Moor: On 'Each Of Us'
Ben Moor: On 'Each Of Us'

The immensely talented writer/performer that is Ben Moor is currently touring his latest one man show 'Each Of Us' ("unashamedly intellectual" and...

Tuesday 11 March 2014 in London
Tuesday 11 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON are all theatrical - because, why not - and feature a bassett hound, a beauty queen,...

Monday 10 March 2014 in London
Monday 10 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature off-kilter comedian Tim Key, a cocktail bar cult, and a kids' play about a fat...

Sunday 9 March 2014 in London
Sunday 9 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Ellie Goulding, Grayson Perry and Spanish playwright Paloma Pedrero... MUSIC: Ellie Goulding, The O2, 9 Mar Last seen...

Saturday 8 March 2014 in London
Saturday 8 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature 'Actress / writer / film geek' Gem Carmella, 'Golden Brown' heroes The Stranglers, and a wealth of...

Friday 7 March 2014 in London
Friday 7 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature four fab stand-ups (Mile McCabe, Evelyn Mok, Gavin Webster and Bryan Lacey), dramatic dream-team Yiannis Koutsakos...

Thursday 6 March 2014 in London
Thursday 6 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature comedy's queen bitch Julian Clary, the highly flexible Vincent Dance Company, and a translated script by Spanish...

Wednesday 5 March 2014 in London
Wednesday 5 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature stand-up guy Henry Paker, The Cardigans' Nina Persson, and innovative drama co Sound&Fury... COMEDY: Henry Paker -...

Paul Jellis: London, Underground and all that
Paul Jellis: London, Underground and all that

If you've ever been to one of new writing theatre company nabokov's Arts Club nights, then you might be interested to hear...

Tuesday 4 March 2014 in London
Tuesday 4 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature R&B-style pop soloist Py, stage arts ensemble Opera Viscera acting a short Bukowski story, and...

Monday 3 March 2014 in London
Monday 3 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature one-man dystopian nightmare (and playwright) Ben Moor, salt-of-the-earth folk singer Damien Jurado, and suited, booted...

Sunday 2 March 2014 in London
Sunday 2 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature new-wave pin-up Marc Almond, 'Being Human' script-writer Colin Hoult and woodentop puppet troupe Old Saw... MUSIC: Marc...

Saturday 1 March 2014 in London
Saturday 1 March 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature top comedy types Bridget Christie and Nina Conti, the very first outing of the 'X-Factor'...

Friday 28 February 2014 in London
Friday 28 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Bizet, Beyonce, and boyish (knowingly so) comedian Ivo Graham... COMEDY: Ivo Graham - Binoculars, Soho Theatre,...

Thursday 27 February 2014 in London
Thursday 27 February 2014 in London

TW'S tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Secret Cinema, and on the grave side, some of WW1's most abiding artists and photographers... ART: The...

Wednesday 26 February 2014 in London
Wednesday 26 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature the late Bill Hicks and Margaret Thatcher, and the very present Neneh Cherry... ART: Spitting Image...

Danny Wainwright: Sherlock Holmes revelations
Danny Wainwright: Sherlock Holmes revelations

If you are a fan of Sherlock Holmes (and I am pretty sure there are quite a few fans out there, especially...

Tuesday 25 February 2014 in London
Tuesday 25 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature analogue monologuist (and stand-up) Daniel Kitson, acid-tongued Canadian comic Katherine Ryan, and a dramatic dream...

Monday 24 February 2014 in London
Monday 24 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Alan Partridge's radio show co-host and poet extraordinaire Tim Key, actress Jane Asher, and a...

Sunday 23 February 2014 in London
Sunday 23 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Homes & Watson, stand-up Max Dickins, and a late man's daughter and mistress... COMEDY: Max Dickins...

Saturday 22 February 2014 in London
Saturday 22 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature award-winning South African playwright Athol Fugar, comedians Nick Revell and Trev Tokabi, and Bristol bass DJ...

Friday 21 February 2014 in London
Friday 21 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Edinburgh-till-he-dies stand-up Iain Stirling, Canada's finest (comedians, anyway) Tony Law and Mae Martin, and misunderstood...

Thursday 20 February 2014 in London
Thursday 20 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature quality stand-up mans Martin Croser, Angus Dunican and Ed Mayhew, heavenly indie dreamers MONEY, and...

Wednesday 19 February 2014 in London
Wednesday 19 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature comic striker Sarah Kendall, the great (and German) painters of the renaissance era, and France's Théâtre...

Tuesday 18 February 2014 in London
Tuesday 18 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature statuesque comedian Darren Walsh, hot rock tips Speedy Ortiz and Empty Pools, and prolific playwright...

Monday 17 February 2014 in London
Monday 17 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature comedians Alex Horne, Sara Pascoe and Brett Goldstein, 'Nessum Dorma', and the fearless Theatre Ad Infinitum... COMEDY: Just...

Sunday 16 February 2014 in London
Sunday 16 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Bryony Kimmings' anti-popstar Catherine Bennett, slick comedians Richard Blackwood and Kevin J, and grumpy old folk...

Saturday 15 February 2014 in London
Saturday 15 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature political provocatrix Amy Levey, sexy comedians Ava Vidal, Chris Coltrane, David Mills and Kate Smurthwaite,...

Friday 14 February 2014 in London
Friday 14 February 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature cinema'svery chic-est it' girl Holly Golightly, leading heldentenor Stuart Skelton, and the genius of Gilbert &...

Thursday 13 February 2014 in London
Thursday 13 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Glaswegian rap standard-bearers Young Fathers, dance wildcard Cindy Claes, and the iconic works of pop...

Wednesday 12 February 2014 in London
Wednesday 12 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature comedy doyenne Josephine Lacey, interactive ensemble Theatre Delicatessen and playwright Amy Draper... COMEDY (NOW CANCELLED): Josephine Lacey...

Tuesday 11 February 2014 in London
Tuesday 11 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature gentile comedian Miles Jupp, spectacular sketch experts Birthday Girls and Quint Fontana, and Minneapolis band...

Monday 10 February 2014 in London
Monday 10 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature the stellar Lesley Sharp, kids' laureates Jacqueline Wilson and Malorie Blackman, and a chance to...

Sunday 9 February 2014 in London
Sunday 9 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature a triple-whammy of great comedy shows collectively featuring the likes of Alan Davies, Sean Lock,...

Saturday 8 February 2014 in London
Saturday 8 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events TODAY IN LONDON feature Katherine Ryan and James Acaster, sonic revolutionaries Lucky Dragons, and the makers of theatrical smash-hit 'Chimerica'... COMEDY: Royal...

Friday 7 February 2014 in London
Friday 7 February 2014 in London

TW's tipped events happening TODAY IN LONDON feature a rhapsodic ballet scored by Rachmaninoff, Americana-folk dreamer Bill Callahan, and robust noise-pop duo Fuck...

Thursday 6 February 2014 in London
Thursday 6 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston as a couple of bloodsucking rockers, and the swingin 1960s ouevres...

Wednesday 5 February 2014 in London
Wednesday 5 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature the one and only David Hockney, grandiose Irish guitarsmiths Girls Names, and radio/TV comic Tim...

Tuesday 4 February 2014 in London
Tuesday 4 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature cabaret candour c/o dark-master-of-camp Scottee, ugly comic honesty from Bridget Christie, Karl Schultz and Josie...

Monday 3 February 2014 in London
Monday 3 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature sktech screwballs The Pin, a French theatrical love triangle, and the Duracel bunnies of glitchy...

Sunday 2 February 2014 in London
Sunday 2 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Joan 'Snickers' Collins, late hip hop great J Dilly (in spirit) and 'Hard Man' playwright...

Saturday 1 February 2014 in London
Saturday 1 February 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature comic connoisseur Paul Foot, dreamy synth band Feathers, and Mozart's most infamous Italian libertine, Don Giovanni... COMEDY:...

Friday 31 January 2014 in London
Friday 31 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature art darling Grayson Perry, soapbox bard Billy Bragg, Canadian comedians Tony Law and Mae Martin,...

Robert Wolstenholme: Shang-a-Lang and all that
Robert Wolstenholme: Shang-a-Lang and all that

If you are a fan of Catherine Johnson, the scriptwriting talent behind 'Mamma Mia' - and even if you are not, frankly...

Thursday 30 January 2014 in London
Thursday 30 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature French flamenco, high Roman drama, and one outspoken Geordie... COMEDY: Chris Ramsey - The Most Dangerous...

Wednesday 29 January 2014 in London
Wednesday 29 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature bucket-list comics Sara Pascoe ands Jason Patterson, and dreamy Canadian indie crew the Hidden Cameras... COMEDY:...

Tuesday 28 January 2014 in London
Tuesday 28 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature a funny rugby scrum, a gonzo stage adaptation of 'Fear & Loathing', and prog-pop oddity...

Monday 27 January 2014 in London
Monday 27 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature ace comedians Aisling Bea and Danny Ward, and Reece Shearsmith of creepy, face-taped 'The League...

Sunday 26 January 2014 in London
Sunday 26 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature big fish Richard Herring, a gaggle of New Acts vying for greatness, and 1960s freakbeat...

Saturday 25 January 2014 in London
Saturday 25 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature ace card trickster Pete Firman, Aussie comics Colin Cole, Felicity Ward and Benny Boot, and...

Friday 24 January 2014 in London
Friday 24 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Scottish rock band Mogwai, tip-top improv comics Sarah Louise Young and Cariad Lloyd, and a...

Thursday 23 January 2014 in London
Thursday 23 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature drama marvel Adrian Lester, shady showbiz agent Kristian D Kirkland, and alt-rock outlaws Deer Tick... COMEDY:...

Wednesday 22 January 2014 in London
Wednesday 22 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature stand-up's man-of-the-moment Trevor Noah and scripts from, among others,  Omar El-Khairy and JM Barrie... COMEDY: Trevor Noah...

Tuesday 21 January 2014 in London
Tuesday 21 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature tip top comedians Stewart Lee, Katherine Ryan, Daniel Kitson and Romesh Ranganathan, and folk-rock survivors...

Monday 20 January 2014 in London
Monday 20 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature young punks Joanna Gruesome, flashy comic mob John Robins, Luke Toulson and Lou Sanders, and...

Sunday 19 January 2014 in London
Sunday 19 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON soul-rap hackers The Internet, new-kids-on-the-comedy-block Rhys James and Fin Taylor, and their (slightly) elders Tony Law and Nish Kumar... COMEDY:...

Saturday 18 January 2014 in London
Saturday 18 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature prime-time TV comics Kevin Eldon and Cardinal Burns, the lithe and beautiful men and ladies...

Friday 17 January 2014 in London
Friday 17 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Mercury Prize-taker Ms Dynamite, film nerd (nay, expert) Charlie Lyne, and comic smoothies Marcel Lucont...

Thursday 16 January 2014 in London
Thursday 16 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature slacker-rock icon Stephen Malkmus, actress Emillia Fox, and celebrated playwrights Gina Gionfriddo and Dan O'Brien.. MUSIC:...

Wednesday 15 January 2014 in London
Wednesday 15 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature radical Dada collagist Hannah Höch, comedian-for-all-seasons Holly Walsh, and playwright/master of the dark dramatic arts Nick...

Jeremy Kingston: Retelling Oedipus
Jeremy Kingston: Retelling Oedipus

Jane Nightwork Productions' latest outing, 'Oedipus Retold', on this month and next at Tristan Bates Theatre, has already won praise for its...

Tuesday 14 January 2014 in London
Tuesday 14 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature opera heroine Manon Lescaut, an all-male 'The Passion Of The Christ', and Mr Team Wonderful...

Monday 13 January 2014 in London
Monday 13 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature oddball comic John Kearns, morose folkster Cass McCombs, 'Him & Her' actor Russell Tovey and...

Sunday 12 January 2014 in London
Sunday 12 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature arid-witted stand-up Paul Sinha, history-loving comic Iszi Lawrence and pocket-sized pop poster child Lil Chris... COMEDY:...

Saturday 11 January 2014 in London
Saturday 11 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Sporty Spice, a host of virginal comedians, silver screen stallion Sylvester Stallone and pithy TV...

Friday 10 January 2014 in London
Friday 10 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature rock chair-grrrl Kathleen Hanna, and camp comic headliners Topping & Butch... COMEDY: Headliners feat Topping & Butch/Sean...

Thursday 9 January 2014 in London
Thursday 9 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature the English National Ballet, tipped rock-pop commodities Shopping, and zany character actor Beth Vyse... COMEDY: Beth...

Wednesday 8 January 2014 in London
Wednesday 8 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON, TW's tipped events feature Jarvis Cocker, renegade comedian Alfie Brown, and a host of pantomimes, harlqeuins and fools... COMEDY: Alfie...

Tuesday 7 January 2014 in London
Tuesday 7 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON TW's tipped events feature suave stand-up Mike Wozniak, LDN rock beatniks Let's Wrestle, and the life and times of Monty...

Monday 6 January 2014 in London
Monday 6 January 2014 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the universally famed Cirque Du Soleil, new indie arrival Tom The Lion, and party hardy comedian Tom Webb feature...

New Year's Week 2013 in London
New Year's Week 2013 in London

THIS NEW YEAR IN LONDON we have great NYE parties in abundance, plus a comedic option thats Twice As Nice, one of...

Christmas Week 2013 in London
Christmas Week 2013 in London

THIS CHRISTMAS IN LONDON Beyonce devotee Luisa Omielan, star of acclaimed Italian film 'The Great Beauty' Toni Servillo, a festive array of bass...

Sunday 22 December 2013 in London
Sunday 22 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON man-and-dog duo Wallace And Gromit, the first ladies of cabaret Fascinating Aida, children's theatre types Catherine Wheels and comical...

Saturday 21 December 2013 in London
Saturday 21 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON pop icon Kim Wilde, sketch mavericks Rory & Tim, and a pack of Christmas-hating comics feature in the following TW-recommended...

Friday 20 December 2013 in London
Friday 20 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON cabaret party-planners Sink The Pink, kids' theatre specialists Travelling Light, and hot comedy tips James Acaster, Mae Martin and...

Patrick Lynch: Snow Play
Patrick Lynch: Snow Play

Patrick Lynch is the artistic director of – and performer with - highly successful children's theatre group Lyngo, and if you're a...

Thursday 19 December 2013 in London
Thursday 19 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON internet medley-makers The Brett Domino Trio, 'Purple Van Man' Sean Lock, A-list dance DJ James Murphy and a severely...

Wednesday 18 December 2013 in London
Wednesday 18 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON sharp-tongued magic man Jerry Sadowitz, South African pop artist Petite Noir, and a script by esteemed French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere...

Adam Kay: Amateur Transplants, Christmas Edition
Adam Kay: Amateur Transplants, Christmas Edition

I doubt there are many pop culture-absorbers out there in London these days who haven't heard that Amateur Transplants 'London Underground' song,...

Tuesday 17 December 2013 in London
Tuesday 17 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON: actress Leslie Manville, violin-playing pop hope Emily Wells, European circus co Enfila't and political LOL machines Bridget Christie, Josie Long and Tiernan Douieb feature...

Monday 16 December 2013 in London
Monday 16 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON weird bard Tim Key, Welsh actor Rhys Ifans and NYC new-waver Frankie Rose feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY:...

Sunday 15 December 2013 in London
Sunday 15 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON 'Peep Show' fave Isy Suttie, acting vets Griff Rhys Jones and Phil Daniels, and Margaret Thatcher in drag (no,...

Saturday 14 December 2013 in London
Saturday 14 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON high-wire circus fliers AirCraft, French EDM hero Busy P and simian comics Abandoman, Daniel Simonsen and Will Franken all feature...

Friday 13 December 2013 in London
Friday 13 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON singing anti-Santa Adam Kay, grumpy old Irish man Ed Byrne, sketch creatures Sheeps and indie-pop Mr and Mrs Tim...

Thursday 12 December 2013 in London
Thursday 12 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON electro-pop rarity Gold Panda,'Amazing Bubble Man' Louis Pearl and Santa's little helpers Mark Watson and Charlie Baker feature in...

Wednesday 11 December 2013 in London
Wednesday 11 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON acclaimed playwright Phil Porter, comic Saddos Trevor Lock and Lee Kern, innovative Brits Tinder Theatre, and Ratty, Mole, Badger and Mr Toad...

Tuesday 10 December 2013 in London
Tuesday 10 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the incomparable Sinead O'Connor, rationalist Robin Ince and blues-rock brutes Fat White Family feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY:...

Monday 9 December 2013 in London
Monday 9 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON king of stage and screen David Tennant, Christmas comics Karl Schultz and Joz Norris and opera polymath Claudia Molitor all...

Sunday 8 December 2013 in London
Sunday 8 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON alt-rock titans Yo La Tengo and acclaimed filmmaker Sam Green, real-life Santa Klaus Henning Wehn, spoken-word curators Writers Bloc...

Saturday 7 December 2013 in London
Saturday 7 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON The Streets' geez Mike Skinner, cutting US stand-up Bill Burr, and top-of-the-popstars Katy Perry feature in the following TW-recommended...

Friday 6 December 2013 in London
Friday 6 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON ice-cool thespian Ruth Wilson, art darling Jeremy Deller, rock-pop sensations Peace and comedic live-wire Harriet Kemsley feature in the...

Thursday 5 December 2013 in London
Thursday 5 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON "Requiem For Detroit' filmmaker Julien Temple, budding pun runners Sy Thomas and Leo Kearse, and Stones Throw-signed hip hop icon...

Wednesday 4 December 2013 in London
Wednesday 4 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON folk mystic Damien Jurado, dark drama troupe Spymonkey, comedians Bob Mills and Paul Tonkinson, and the all-singing, all-chatting, all...

Judith Owen and Harry Shearer: Holiday Sing-Along
Judith Owen and Harry Shearer: Holiday Sing-Along

Acclaimed Welsh singer song writer Judith Owen and her husband, 'Spinal Tap' / 'Simpsons' / 'SNL' star Harry Shearer, have been staging...

Tuesday 3 December 2013 in London
Tuesday 3 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON wild Canadian comic Craig Campbell, famous Bert Jansch fans Robert Plant, Eric Clapton and Donovan, and top composing duo Yiannis Koutsakos...

Hannah Silva: The Disappearance Of Sadie Jones
Hannah Silva: The Disappearance Of Sadie Jones

'The Disappearance Of Sadie Jones', which heads to Pleasance for a five night run this week, tells the story of a young...

Monday 2 December 2013 in London
Monday 2 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON US rock emigres Ty Segall and White Fence, comedic confessors Sara Pascoe, Adam Hess and Lou Sanders, and director...

Sunday 1 December 2013 in London
Sunday 1 December 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Rowan Atkinson and a 'league' (hint) of a-list comics, rom-com maestro Richard Curtis, heirs-to-Mumford The Mispers and noise-pop duo No...

Saturday 30 November 2013 in London
Saturday 30 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Richard Wagner, 'Spinal Tap' hero Harry Shearer (and his lady wife), popstar-on-a-mission Charli XCX and a score of record labels...

Friday 29 November 2013 in London
Friday 29 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the biggest beanstalk, the littlest vampire, and minimalist loop artiste The Field feature in the following TW-recommended events... MUSIC: Nocturnal feat...

Thursday 28 November 2013 in London
Thursday 28 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the requires-no-intro Adam Buxton, noir-pop stargazers Crystal Stilts, and a tonne of Romanian film feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY:...

Wednesday 27 November 2013 in London
Wednesday 27 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Raymond Brigg's 'Snowman', 'Little Voice' star Diana Vickers, Welsh singer-songwriter Cate Le Bon, suave Parisian stand-up Olivier Giraud and peppy pop...

Tuesday 26 November 2013 in London
Tuesday 26 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON award-winning playwright Tom Wells, candid comedienne Deborah Frances-White and philanthropic stand-ups Sara Pascoe and Kwame Asante feature in the...

Monday 25 November 2013 in London
Monday 25 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON thoroughly modern cabaret queen Sarah-Louise Young, actress/playwright Geraldine Alexander, NYC art-pop singer Glasser and 'AV comedian' David Trent feature in...

Sunday 24 November 2013 in London
Sunday 24 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON dance heartthrobs BalletBoyz, doomy psych group The Oscillation and hot comedians Tom Webb, WitTank and Joel Dommett all feature in...

Saturday 23 November 2013 in London
Saturday 23 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Al Murray, the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra and a glam ruminant all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Al Murray...

Friday 22 November 2013 in London
Friday 22 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON 'Les Miserables' filmstar Fra Fee, physical theatre firms CMP and Troop, and the incomparable Iggy Pop all feature in the...

Thursday 21 November 2013 in London
Thursday 21 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Kathy Burke, an Eric & Ern tribute, mid-winter singer-songwriter Scout Niblett and top comic Stephen K Amos all feature in...

Evie Manning: Our Glass House
Evie Manning: Our Glass House

We first discovered 'Our Glass House', a site specific piece focusing on domestic violence, at the Edinburgh Fringe this summer, where it...

Wednesday 20 November 2013 in London
Wednesday 20 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON actress/comedienne Caroline Horton, Sonic Youth songwriter Thurston Moore, a pre-raphaelite siren, and Laughing Boy Nathan Caton all feature in...

Tuesday 19 November 2013 in London
Tuesday 19 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Perrier-winning comedy whiz Will Adamsdale, the West End's new pet playwright Dennis Kelly and gods-of-rock Depeche Mode and Television...

Susan Croft: Restaging Revolutions
Susan Croft: Restaging Revolutions

If you are a true lover of theatre, then there's an exhibition and series of events on at Ovalhouse this month and...

Monday 18 November 2013 in London
Monday 18 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON comedy superforce Panthercannon, Phill Jupitus (as a Welsh pornstar), mystery band Soundheads and the birth of beer itself all...

Sunday 17 November 2013 in London
Sunday 17 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Disney-commissioned comic Rachel Parris, ambular sleazebag Wilfredo and  the world's most loved wooden boy-puppet all feature in the following...

Saturday 16 November 2013 in London
Saturday 16 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the one and only Gary Numan, Pun Sized stand-up James Loveridge, a destiny-spinning knitting circle and a day-glo rave told...

David Pinner: The Potsdam Quartet
David Pinner: The Potsdam Quartet

If you don't recognise the name David Pinner (though many of you will), then you will definitely recognise his most famous output,...

Friday 15 November 2013 in London
Friday 15 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON astral jazzists Soweto Kinch, Matthew Herbert and Hugh Masekela, top comics Tim Key and Kevin Eldon, and a simulation...

Immodesty Blaize: Back for some Hoxton Variety
Immodesty Blaize: Back for some Hoxton Variety

This month Hoxton Hall are staging 'Hoxton Varieties', a series of 150th birthday fund-raising events featuring cabaret, comedy, film, and a photography...

Thursday 14 November 2013 in London
Thursday 14 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON spoken word tour-de-force Kate Tempest, Dutch dramatists Toneelgroep Amsterdam, comedians with points to prove Dave Griffiths and John Williams, and...

Wednesday 13 November 2013 in London
Wednesday 13 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON charitable popstars Ellie Goulding and Rizzle Kicks, one-time covert cop James Bannon, sketch nerds Clever Peter and avant-pop auteur Woodkid feature in the...

Tuesday 12 November 2013 in London
Tuesday 12 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON comedienne Ria Lina, modern British artists Gillian Carnegie and Tomma Abts, one-time ThreeWeeks Editors' Award winner Alexis Dubus and daring...

Monday 11 November 2013 in London
Monday 11 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON hip NYC soloist Julia Holter, 'Private Eye' cartoonist-come-playwright Barry Fantoni, comedians Arthur Smith and Joe Lycett, and 'the voice of Sir...

Sunday 10 November 2013 in London
Sunday 10 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON rarely-silent TV chatterbox Gyles Brandreth, brittle singer-songwriter Josh Ritter, and seven international playwrights all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY:...

Rachel Blackman: Moon Project
Rachel Blackman: Moon Project

Rachel Blackman is an award winning theatre practitioner, known for such pieces as 'Triptych: Three Attempts at Love', which premiered to no...

Jon Gun Thor: MacBeth of Fire and Ice
Jon Gun Thor: MacBeth of Fire and Ice

A new production of 'Macbeth' heads to London's Arcola Theatre this month; one that, drawing on the director's Icelandic roots, is influenced...

Saturday 9 November 2013 in London
Saturday 9 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON medically trained singer of song Adam Kay, steely rockers Alice In Chains, breathy chanteuse Jane Birkin and a sinkable 'Titanic'...

Friday 8 November 2013 in London
Friday 8 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON cool Nordic artistes The Raveonettes and Annie, YouTube wunderkind Bo Burnham and top comedians Richard Herring, Mae Martin and Brett Goldstein...

Thursday 7 November 2013 in London
Thursday 7 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON outre character actor Beth Vyse, well-loved comedienne Sarah Millican, electronica artists Duke Dumont and The Bloody Beetroots, and a French film...

Wednesday 6 November 2013 in London
Wednesday 6 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON the Richard Alston Dance Company and the Britten Sinfonia, top-draw comedians Ahir Shah, Simon Munnery and Thom Tuck, and...

Tuesday 5 November 2013 in London
Tuesday 5 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON multi-disciplinary dramatists The Unhidden Collective (try saying that three times, fast), sketch nerds Sad Faces and Jessie Cave, a...

Monday 4 November 2013 in London
Monday 4 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Bryan Ferry, Stewart Lee, 'Fabaret' dame Eve Ferret and the one, the only Bill Bailey feature in the following TW-recommended events... CABARET:...

Sunday 3 November 2013 in London
Sunday 3 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON sketch loons Lebensmüde, 'illuminating' Arab Strap man Aiden Moffat, and Richard Sandling's Poppy Appeal posse (Phill Jupitus, Richard Herring,...

Saturday 2 November 2013 in London
Saturday 2 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Siberian DJ Nina Kraviz, actor Laurence Fox, leading indie label Heavenly Recordings and giants-of-comedy Mark Watson, Alexei Sayle, Tony...

Friday 1 November 2013 in London
Friday 1 November 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON comedians Liam Williams and Richard Herring, synth-pop valuables Goldfrapp (pictured), National Theatre luvvies Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench and Helen...

Thursday 31 October 2013 in London
Thursday 31 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Aisling Bea and a haunted house-ful of comedians, the scary speak-easies of the Storytellers Club, silver screen fear-mongerers Backyard Cinema...

Wednesday 30 October 2013 in London
Wednesday 30 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON LS Lowry (and his mum), visceral playwright Debbie Tucker Green and Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter all feature in the...

Tuesday 29 October 2013 in London
Tuesday 29 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Secret Theatre and their Tarantino do-over, blues greats Bobby Womack, Van Morrison and err... Mick Hucknall, WW2's 'Big Four'...

Camden People's Theatre: Embracing feminism with Calm Down Dear
Camden People's Theatre: Embracing feminism with Calm Down Dear

The award winning Camden People's Theatre has a reputation for providing a space for the controversial, the ground breaking, and the experimental....

Monday 28 October 2013 in London
Monday 28 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON it's comedy, comedy, comedy (and zombies); and packaged with that, the likes of Claudia O'Doherty, Jamie Demetriou, and practically the...

Paco Erhard: 5 Step Guide To Being German
Paco Erhard: 5 Step Guide To Being German

We first heard about German comedian Paco Erhard at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, where, with his sharp material and playful style, he...

Sunday 27 October 2013 in London
Sunday 27 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON cabaret stars Dusty Limits, Mat Ricardo and Fancy Chance, post-rock dance-pop DJ Four Tet, and comedians Lara A King...

Saturday 26 October 2013 in London
Saturday 26 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Rupert Grint, Reginald D Hunter and David Bowie feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Reginald D Hunter - In...

Friday 25 October 2013 in London
Friday 25 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON comedy's #1 weirdo Paul Foot, drag artistes Jonny Woo, Ma Butcher and John Sizzle, and a cinematic fright all feature in the following TW-recommended...

Thursday 24 October 2013 in London
Thursday 24 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON pop charts mainstay Paloma Faith, tipped dance act AlunaGeorge, and comedians inc Shazia Mirza, Maff Brown, Jarred Christmas and Matt...

Wednesday 23 October 2013 in London
Wednesday 23 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON The City Of London Sinfonia, live artist Louise Orwin (pictured), critic-rated theatre -makers SEArED and comediennes Helen Arney, Iszi Lawrence...

Tuesday 22 October 2013 in London
Tuesday 22 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON psychical theatre co Neander, actor Toby Jones, a drag Catherine Earnshaw and Manga artist Akio Tanaka feature in the...

Monday 21 October 2013 in London
Monday 21 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON stand-up luminaries Doc Brown and Katherine Ryan, Music Theatre Wales and a real melange of France's finest 'alternative pop'...

Sunday 20 October 2013 in London
Sunday 20 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Edinburgh Fringe award winner Adrienne Truscott, comic quizmaster Alistair Donegan and spooky film score co Live Live Cinema feature in the...

Saturday 19 October 2013 in London
Saturday 19 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON ex-Stereolab babe Lætitia Sadier, electro-soul man Cooly G and sketch trio The RH Experience feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: The...

Friday 18 October 2013 in London
Friday 18 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON rock gods Liam Gallagher and  The Charlatans, super-duper sketch quintet The Beta Males, Indian playwright Abhishek Majumdar and TV comedians Dara Ó Briain...

The Pajama Men: Just The Two Of Each of Them
The Pajama Men: Just The Two Of Each of Them

We first came in to contact with Albuquerque-based duo The Pajama Men – aka Mark Chavez and Shenoah Allen - at the...

Thursday 17 October 2013 in London
Thursday 17 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Robert Webb, Tamsin Outhwaite and 'Miranda' star Sarah Hadland all doing some acting, plus pop chanteuse VV Brown, feature in the...

Wednesday 16 October 2013 in London
Wednesday 16 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON innovative theatre co Aria Entertainment, Icelandic composer Olafur Arnalds, sitar star Anoushka Shankar and late artist Whistler feature in...

Tuesday 15 October 2013 in London
Tuesday 15 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Alison Moyet, comic double-act Pajama Men, Swedish singer Anna Von Housswolff and Paris' most feared theatre all feature in...

Monday 14 October 2013 in London
Monday 14 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON comedians Jo Brand, Max And Ivan and Jarred Christmas, electronic pop artist Active Child, and acclaimed sopranos Dina Kuznetsova and...

Sunday 13 October 2013 in London
Sunday 13 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Petula Clark, Richard Wagner, Ed Gamble and sketch trio Sad Faces all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Sad...

Alex Roth: 'Arvoles Lloran por Lluvia' and the Sephardic tradition
Alex Roth: 'Arvoles Lloran por Lluvia' and the Sephardic tradition

Alex Roth is an award winning and multi talented musician who produces a range of truly diverse and eclectic work. When we heard...

Saturday 12 October 2013 in London
Saturday 12 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Adam Buxton, Theo Parrish, Kate Nash, Sunil Patel and Sofie Hagen feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: The London...

Friday 11 October 2013 in London
Friday 11 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Jarvis Cocker, Kevin Eldon, Aisling Bea and composer George Benjamin feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Rasputin's Lunchbox presents... Kevin...

Thursday 10 October 2013 in London
Thursday 10 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Daniel Simonsen, Kathryn Prescott, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance and even Elizabeth I feature in the following TW-recommended events... ART: Elizabeth I & Her People,...

Gina Yashere: Live In The UK
Gina Yashere: Live In The UK

Gina Yashere probably doesn't need much introduction, as you'll no doubt have seen her performing stand up on the telly, appearing on...

Wednesday 9 October 2013 in London
Wednesday 9 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Plaid, David Grieg, Wayne McGregor and Tom Hanks all feature in the foll0wing TW-recommended events... DANCE: Wayne McGregor's Random Dance...

Tuesday 8 October 2013 in London
Tuesday 8 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Richard Herring, Jennifer Saunders, Crosby Stills & Nash and Sara Pascoe all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: The...

Jamie Harper: Making Heaven In Berlin
Jamie Harper: Making Heaven In Berlin

Hobo Theatre's latest production 'Heaven In Berlin' is staged at experimental arts space Testbed1 in Battersea this month. The show, loosely based...

Monday 7 October 2013 in London
Monday 7 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Casual Violence, The Philharmonia Orchestra, Mike Shephard and AC Grayling are at the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Casual Violence - House...

Sunday 6 October 2013 in London
Sunday 6 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Jimmy Carr, Bruce Devlin, James Mullinger, The Travelling Band, Paul Thomas Saunders and George Ezra all feature in the...

Saturday 5 October 2013 in London
Saturday 5 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON John Lloyd, The Pajama Men, David O'Doherty, Bridget Christie, Nish Kumar and a 'Slashers v Vampires' all-night film party...

Friday 4 October 2013 in London
Friday 4 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Chrisalys, Marcel Lucont, Chrome Hoof and the Drive-In Film Club all feature in the following TW-recommended events... CABARET: Chrisalys, The Black...

Thursday 3 October 2013 in London
Thursday 3 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Andy Parsons, Jessica Raine, Mac Miller and Saint Etienne's Bob Stanley all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Andy...

Wednesday 2 October 2013 in London
Wednesday 2 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Pappy's, the LA Dance Project, Jo Brand, Susan Calman and Ben Frost all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY:...

Tuesday 1 October 2013 in London
Tuesday 1 October 2013 in London

TODAY IN LONDON Society, Al Lubel, Joke Thieves, and the National Theatre's National Trail, all feature in the following TW-recommended events... COMEDY: Al Lubel...

Today in London: Monday 30 Sept 2013
Today in London: Monday 30 Sept 2013

Making it big in the big city today, TW London's XXL 'things to do' options are... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Angel Comedy Extravaganza, Camden Head,...

Tayo Aluko: Theatre plus civil rights, The Paul Robeson Art Is A Weapon Festival
Tayo Aluko: Theatre plus civil rights, The Paul Robeson Art Is A Weapon Festival

Tayo Aluko has been performing his one man show about late performer and civil rights activist Paul Robeson, for a number of...

Today in London: Sunday 29 Sept 2013
Today in London: Sunday 29 Sept 2013

Sweeten your LDN Sunday with this mix of tasty cultural treats... TODAY'S CABARET CHOICES Back To The Black Cap Gala, The Black Cap Camden,...

Today in London: Saturday 28 Sept 2013
Today in London: Saturday 28 Sept 2013

Saturdays in the city are always culturally fulfilling, but this one particularly so. Take a look at the day's 'what's on' highlights... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Friday 27 Sept 2013
Today in London: Friday 27 Sept 2013

Ah, it'd appear it's Friday again. Regain that special TGIF vibe via these wonderful cultural treats... TODAY'S CABARET CHOICES Champagne Charlie, Wilton's Music Hall,...

Today in London: Thursday 26 Sept 2013
Today in London: Thursday 26 Sept 2013

Make the most of this unusually fine (culture-wise, anyway) Thursday in London, and choose one of the following significant artistic occasions... TODAY'S COMEDY...

Briefs: The Second Coming
Briefs: The Second Coming

In the last couple of years, Australian burlesque cabaret outfit Briefs have been thrilling UK audiences with their critically acclaimed shows. We...

Today in London: Wednesday 25 Sept 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 25 Sept 2013

Today in topical cultural happenings, these mid-week headlines... TODAY'S ART CHOICES Mira Schendel, Tate Modern, 25 Sep - 19 Jan 2014 A game-changing artist said...

Today in London: Tuesday 24 Sept 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 24 Sept 2013

So, that's Katerina Vrana there. Find details of her plans for tonight, plus a juicy triple-decker of TW-selected theatre sweetmeats, right here... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Monday 23 Sept 2013
Today in London: Monday 23 Sept 2013

So, it's first day back at work after the Sunday that was. Start your Monday off right, and choose one of our...

Today in London: Sunday 22 Sept 2013
Today in London: Sunday 22 Sept 2013

Lo, London, and look at the following highly topical attractions playing in the city for today/tonight only... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Adam Hills - Happyism,...

Today in London: Saturday 21 Sept 2013
Today in London: Saturday 21 Sept 2013

So as of today, Londoners, the V&A is your oyster, mainly because of its glam new 'Pearls' exhibit, which traces ladies' fave iridescent sea-gem...

Today in London: Friday 20 Sept 2013
Today in London: Friday 20 Sept 2013

TGIF, and thank 'G' for the following TW-shortlisted cultural options... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Laurence Clark - Inspired, Dugdale Arts Centre, 20 Sep One time ThreeWeeks...

Today in London: Thursday 19 Sept 2013
Today in London: Thursday 19 Sept 2013

As we reach the weekend (well, nearly), practice your happy Saturday night outlook via the following distinctly un-Thursday-like activities... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES McNeil &...

Today in London: Wednesday 18 Sept 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 18 Sept 2013

Wednesday's child is full of woe, is s/he? Not when s/he's seen these delightful cultural excursions, s/he isn't... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Alex Horne -...

Today in London: Tuesday 17 Sept 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 17 Sept 2013

So, Jo Brand looks happy. You too can attain similar joy by doing what Jo did, and considering this list of London's...

Today in London: Monday 16 Sept 2013
Today in London: Monday 16 Sept 2013

Behold, a shortlist of cultural solutions to light up this gloomy Monday... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Are You Taking The Peace?, Comedy Store, 16 Sep Giving...

Today in London: Sunday 15 Sept 2013
Today in London: Sunday 15 Sept 2013

Rather than laze away this Sunday in London, stay active and have a think on the following top-draw arts opps... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Free...

Today in London: Saturday 14 Sept 2013
Today in London: Saturday 14 Sept 2013

  So, it's Saturday - make the most of it via the following top-quality cultural options... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy Radio...

Today in London: Friday 13 Sept 2013
Today in London: Friday 13 Sept 2013

If intruiging cultural tips are your thing, illuminate your mind's eye via these Friday night lights... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Adam Buxton - Kernel Panic,...

Today in London: Thursday 12 Sept 2013
Today in London: Thursday 12 Sept 2013

So, we've passed the Wednesday bend and Friday night is in sight... all of which must mean Thursday.  So make this one...

Today in London: Wednesday 11 Sept 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 11 Sept 2013

Today's London-based culture package is a real cracker; that is, if you find Stewart Lee, Max Irons and free 'Les Miserables' screenings...

Today in London: Tuesday 10 Sept 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 10 Sept 2013

Say 'Cheese', LDN arts-fans, as we prepare to dip into a melting pot of the city's most pungent culture bites... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES David...

Today in London: Monday 9 Sept 2013
Today in London: Monday 9 Sept 2013

Allow TW London to introduce the day's artistic aria, a symphony in five cultural movements... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Andy Zaltzman - Satirist For Hire,...

Jethro Compton: Classic tales relocated and retold in The Bunker
Jethro Compton: Classic tales relocated and retold in The Bunker

As part of the team behind Belt Up Theatre, Jethro Compton has a reputation for innovating with his theatrical productions at the...

Today in London: Sunday 8 Sept 2013
Today in London: Sunday 8 Sept 2013

This is a play I like to call 'Ways To Spend A Sunday'. It's in three acts, and is full of comedic,...

Today in London: Saturday 7 Sept 2013
Today in London: Saturday 7 Sept 2013

Besides the free Verdi / Wagner-inspired daytime events, namely an interactive installation based on Verdi’s 'Va pensiero', an alternative take on Wagner's 'Ring Cycle', family...

Today in London: Friday 6 Sept 2013
Today in London: Friday 6 Sept 2013

Slide into that satisfied Friday vibe via TW London's calming cultural selections, which are... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Gorringe Giggles feat Tony Law/Chris Neill/Meryl O'Rourke,...

Today in London: Thursday 5 Sept 2013
Today in London: Thursday 5 Sept 2013

Today's cultural dinner, a feast in three sittings, features (in this order) a candid 'Pop-Up Comic', an entirely free film festival, and...

Today in London: Wednesday 4 Sept 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 4 Sept 2013

Yo, London. Why not make a mid-week mark by appreciating this TW-curated list of the city's main cultural have-to-dos? TODAY'S ART CHOICES Gerald Cinamon:...

Today in London: Tuesday 3 Sept 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 3 Sept 2013

In today's cultural line-up, the usual suspects include Tony Soprano's favourite comic showcase, Simon Callow's one-man stance on the Wagnerian psyche, and a...

Today in London: Monday 2 Sept 2013
Today in London: Monday 2 Sept 2013

LDN-based arts-lovers, why not start the month as you mean to go on, ie by taking in as many of the following...

Today in London: Sunday 1 Sept 2013
Today in London: Sunday 1 Sept 2013

Make Sunday a fun day via this super-fun list of London-based cultural funnies... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Rise Of The Idiots feat Brian Gittins/Eric Lampaert/John...

Today in London: Saturday 31 August 2013
Today in London: Saturday 31 August 2013

Oi, citizens of London - what say you pass a pleasant Saturday via one (or all, given time) of the following attractive...

Today in London: Friday 30 August 2013
Today in London: Friday 30 August 2013

Keen to regain that 'Friday feeling'? These are the ways and means... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Foster's Comedy Live feat Pete Johansson/Sean Percival/Andy White, Highlight Camden,...

Today in London: Thursday 29 August 2013
Today in London: Thursday 29 August 2013

Salutations, London. And today's golden cultural bounty is thus... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES We Love Comedy presents... Sol Bernstein/John Hastings/James Mullinger/Rachel Parris, Balham Bowls Club, 29...

Today in London: Wednesday 28 August 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 28 August 2013

Fancy a mid-week reality breakaway? Scan no farther than this list of the day's dreamiest cinematic, musical and theatrical tidbits... TODAY'S FILM CHOICES Portobello...

Today in London: Tuesday 27 August 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 27 August 2013

So, as the Bank Holiday is over and done with, move past all that banking and holidaying via this shortlist of post-BH...

Today in London: Monday 26 August 2013
Today in London: Monday 26 August 2013

Oh holy dog, there's only a howlin, tail-waggin Paw Pageant going on in Old Spitalfields Market today, a chance to watch prize...

Today in London: Sunday 25 August 2013
Today in London: Sunday 25 August 2013

Yep that's right, it is indeed Carnival day in fair LDN, which means free parties (NTS Red Stripe is TWL's fave); fruit punch and...

Today in London: Saturday 24 August 2013
Today in London: Saturday 24 August 2013

Ahoy, London. So, in case anyone isn't clear, that's Bob Dylan's 'art' pasted above... worth a look, isn't it? Yes, yes it...

Today in London: Friday 23 August 2013
Today in London: Friday 23 August 2013

Hurrah! The Real Street Food Festival starts today pon the Southbank, and will be frying, slathering, garnishing and generally catering to international...

Today in London: Thursday 22 August 2013
Today in London: Thursday 22 August 2013

Since it's basically Bank Holiday Weekend already, let's start the 'three-day-break' party early via these tempting cultural treats... TODAY'S FILM CHOICES Film4 Frightfest, Empire...

Today in London: Wednesday 21 August 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 21 August 2013

So, let's go straight to unpacking London's kit-list of top arts attractions, all starting today... TODAY'S DANCE CHOICES Siro-A, Leicester Square Theatre, 21 Aug...

Today in London: Tuesday 20 August 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 20 August 2013

Fitting in with the ICA's Cinema On The Steps initiative - which begins this evening - is this list of the day's...

Today in London: Monday 19 August 2013
Today in London: Monday 19 August 2013

As blue Monday dawns again, be glad of TW London's new order of the city's best arts events... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Crying Duck Comedy...

Today in London: Sunday 18 August 2013
Today in London: Sunday 18 August 2013

Since flame-haired 'In For The Kill' synthster La Roux is leading Oxjam's Brixton Takeover today (tickets are still available, by the way) let's...

Today in London: Saturday 17 August 2013
Today in London: Saturday 17 August 2013

Stuck for things to do, places to go? Cast a glance over the following Saturday-apt arts pastimes... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Soho Comedy Club presents......

Today in London: Friday 16 August 2013
Today in London: Friday 16 August 2013

It's rich pickings at the festivals fair today, as a triple bill of irresistible weekend events presents a slight timetabling dilemma... TODAY'S ART...

Today in London: Thursday 15 August 2013
Today in London: Thursday 15 August 2013

Hear ye, hear ye, calling all who appreciate a nice bit of artistic enlightenment on a Thursday eve. And here, especially for...

Today in London: Wednesday 14 August 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 14 August 2013

Salutations, lovers of London culture. What say you to these fine invitations? TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Susan Murray - Eyes Down For A Full Murray,...

Today in London: Tuesday 13 August 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 13 August 2013

So. David Bowie is happening now. Well, 'now' only applies if the time is 7pm, which is when the V&A will beam...

Today in London: Monday 12 August 2013
Today in London: Monday 12 August 2013

Starting today in London, the following array of arts options... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Sam Simmons' Shitty Trivia, Soho Theatre, 12-24 Aug (pictured) A virtual TV...

Today in London: Sunday 11 August 2013
Today in London: Sunday 11 August 2013

Topping today's arts options (in TW London's mind, anyway) are the following... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Nick Revell, Downstairs at The Phoenix, 11 Aug (pictured) Perrier-nominated...

Today in London: Saturday 10 August 2013
Today in London: Saturday 10 August 2013

As thousands cram into Battersea Power Station to throw rainbow powder in honour of the (sold-out) Holi Festival Of Colours, what other...

Today in London: Friday 9 August 2013
Today in London: Friday 9 August 2013

I know, look at the scary dinosaur. That, and this far-from-fossilised shortlist of London's most gigantine arts choices, all going on today... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Thursday 8 August 2013
Today in London: Thursday 8 August 2013

Today's London-based cultural 'scoop' is one quarter arty, one film-y, and half theatrical. And it is so... TODAY'S ART CHOICES Cork Street Open, Cork...

Today in London: Wednesday 7 August 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 7 August 2013

Hey it's Wednesday again, seems like only yesterday that I last said 'gaze on this feast of the city's best mid-week arts...

Today in London: Tuesday 6 August 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 6 August 2013

In reverence to 'The Queen's Knickers' which, as you'll appreciate in a bit, is 'back' and stretchier than ever, let's rifle amid...

Today in London: Monday 5 August 2013
Today in London: Monday 5 August 2013

We all know Mondays can be tricky, so why not ease those beginning-of-week blues via this list of cultural start-ups; each one...

Today in London: Sunday 4 August 2013
Today in London: Sunday 4 August 2013

Hurrayyyy, it's Brixton's yearly Splash carnival today, a time to eat jerk whilst avoiding behaving like one. Speaking of which, let's take...

Today in London: Saturday 3 August 2013
Today in London: Saturday 3 August 2013

Today's arts choices, shortlisted from London's vast cache of 'what's on' options, are as follows... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES The Phoenix Fringe, The Phoenix Cavendish...

Today in London: Friday 2 August 2013
Today in London: Friday 2 August 2013

Wow, what a lot of timely arts attractions London has ticking away inside it today. So punctual too, since they're sharing the...

Today in London: Thursday 1 August 2013
Today in London: Thursday 1 August 2013

As we say 'bye' to what has been a very hot July and 'allo', what say we party August-style with this upstanding...

Today in London: Wednesday 31 July 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 31 July 2013

Culturally parched and in need of a little mid-week refreshment? TW London has exactly the taste-tingling arts ticket/s to quench that thirst... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Tuesday 30 July 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 30 July 2013

Today in London's 'what's on' battalion, TW London's cultural weapons-of-choice are... TODAY'S DANCE CHOICES Carlos Acosta - Classical Selection, London Coliseum, 30 Jul -...

Today in London: Monday 29 July 2013
Today in London: Monday 29 July 2013

So, the Camden Fringe - aka the NW-based extravaganza of great plays, shows and performances for you to all appreciate till 25 Aug -...

Today in London: Sunday 28 July 2013
Today in London: Sunday 28 July 2013

Okay, so it's final, we're re-naming this 28 July 2013 'Funday'. Have a look at the fun-making ways to have fun on...

Today in London: Saturday 27 July 2013
Today in London: Saturday 27 July 2013

Want 'the skinny' on what's on in London today? If so, try a salad. If not, bite into this freshly-made feast of...

Today in London: Friday 26 July 2013
Today in London: Friday 26 July 2013

Hail, sports fans! I can hardly believe it's been a year since the Olympic Games came to the capital, and yet, it...

Today in London: Thursday 25 July 2013
Today in London: Thursday 25 July 2013

In the convent/Nazi-escaping, drape upcycling, formation fountain-side dancing spirit of 'The Sound Of Music', which bares its rosy-cheeked face to the open...

Today in London: Wednesday 24 July 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 24 July 2013

Since it's midway Wednesday and all, have a helping of this delectable cultural repast to speed you on to the 'better half'...

Today in London: Tuesday 23 July 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 23 July 2013

Here at TW London, we specialise in selecting the best daily cultural treats in London. Daily cultural treats like these... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Adam...

Today in London: Monday 22 July 2013
Today in London: Monday 22 July 2013

Start your Monday in London with an artistic BANG via the following dynamite cultural picks... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Beardyman presents... One Album Per Hour,...

Today in London: Sunday 21 July 2013
Today in London: Sunday 21 July 2013

Sans any ado at all, let's dive straight into this wading pool of London's most attractive cultural propositions... TODAY'S FILM CHOICES Backyard Cinema presents......

Today in London: Saturday 20 July 2013
Today in London: Saturday 20 July 2013

Want to make this the ultimate Saturday in the capital? Try this part-cabaret, part-comical, part-musical triad for size... TODAY'S CABARET CHOICES Un Cas De...

Today in London: Friday 19 July 2013
Today in London: Friday 19 July 2013

Moving straight to Friday's London-based cultural festivities, I'll pass over to this TW London-compiled shortlist... TODAY'S CABARET CHOICES Cirque Du Cabaret, London Wonderground, 19...

Today in London: Thursday 18 July 2013
Today in London: Thursday 18 July 2013

An ordinary Thursday in London, 'ordinary' meaning that - as per the city's usual high standards - there's a heap of cultural...

Roger Wright: Directing the Proms
Roger Wright: Directing the Proms

Roger Wright’s varied career within the classical music industry has seen him work as Senior Producer of the BBC Symphony Orchestra and...

Today in London: Wednesday 17 July 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 17 July 2013

Today in London's box of 'what's on' tricks: a highly-rated political comic, a sharp-minded mop-top with gripes to bare, and a biblical...

Today in London: Tuesday 16 July 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 16 July 2013

FAO London, take a look at today's capital-based arts shortlistings... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Hoopla presents... The Showstoppers Scratch Night/Do Not Adjust Your Stage, The...

Today in London: Monday 15 July 2013
Today in London: Monday 15 July 2013

We're mid-way into international Ice Cream Month so, staying with that sticky-sweet vibe, here's the creamy cultural filling to London's 'what's on'...

Today in London: Sunday 14 July 2013
Today in London: Sunday 14 July 2013

Ah, Sunday in London. And what tastier to top off that tasty roast joint than these cultural side-dishes... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES The Spectacular Spectrum...

Today in London: Saturday 13 July 2013
Today in London: Saturday 13 July 2013

Fancy a dance? Go salsa en masse at the Boardwalk Ballroom. And this is what's on in London post-dance... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Live At...

Today in London: Friday 12 July 2013
Today in London: Friday 12 July 2013

Oi! London! The BBC Proms has its First Night tonight, the initial springtime rite of a fairweather season featuring jazz, classical, contemporary,...

Today in London: Thursday 11 July 2013
Today in London: Thursday 11 July 2013

Hey, the 100% subscribed-to Summer Series At Somerset House flings wide its gates this evening. If you have tickets to tonight's Alex...

Today in London: Wednesday 10 July 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 10 July 2013

It's that time again (aka Wednesday), when we all need a little assistance in scrambling over the mid-week pain barrier. Here with...

Today in London: Tuesday 9 July 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 9 July 2013

Making the capital extra appealing today - artistically speaking, that is - are: a Canadian woodsman-come-sharp social critic, a striking theatrical play...

Today in London: Monday 8 July 2013
Today in London: Monday 8 July 2013

Today in London's 'what's on' highlights we have DIY haunting, a heroic stand-up gala, 'Quadrophenia', and more... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Paul F Tompkins -...

Today in London: Sunday 7 July 2013
Today in London: Sunday 7 July 2013

So it's Sunday in London - Londay, as the kids'd say (they really do) - and this is what's on arts-wise in...

Today in London: Saturday 6 July 2013
Today in London: Saturday 6 July 2013

TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES ARGComFest, Barfly, 6-7 Jul (pictured) There's no other way to say it; this is, as billed, 'An Actually Rather Good Comedy...

Today in London: Friday 5 July 2013
Today in London: Friday 5 July 2013

So, the Stones (and JLS) are a-rolling into London anon, primarily to take in a West End show and swing by TGI...

Today in London: Tuesday 2 July 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 2 July 2013

Ah, and so dawns another day in London. Live bands, dancing, dramatic theatre (all the 'D's, basically). That said, dig this divine...

Today in London: Thursday 4 July 2013
Today in London: Thursday 4 July 2013

Wishing the very best to America and all that live in it, the many catering teams attached to this year's Brick Lane-based...

Today in London: Wednesday 3 July 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 3 July 2013

Since it's Wednesday and we're all in dire need of a mid-week treat, have four on us... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES BBQ Previews feat Josh...

Dan Clark: Bringing 'Clark's' back to the capital
Dan Clark: Bringing 'Clark's' back to the capital

London-based comedy aficionados may remember, and indeed miss, Dan Clark's legendarily good comedy night 'Clark's', which ceased to be a regular feature...

Today in London: Monday 1 July 2013
Today in London: Monday 1 July 2013

Today/night's London-based arts mix features a curious (and charitable) theatrical incident; mattress-based half rhymes; five new plays by a 'Skins' creative and an...

Today in London: Sunday 30 June 2013
Today in London: Sunday 30 June 2013

Stressed? Lethargic? Perplexed as to what to do today in London? All three? Have no fear; this capital Sunday special will help... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Saturday 29 June 2013
Today in London: Saturday 29 June 2013

As the team at the QE Olympic Park call in various A-list favours (Springsteen & E Street, Weller, Kasabian) over at this...

Today in London: Friday 28 June 2013
Today in London: Friday 28 June 2013

Thank heaven it's Friday, and thank heaven (or rather, the London's many, many arts-attractions-arrangers) for gifting the city with comical/theatrical manna like...

Today in London: Thursday 27 June 2013
Today in London: Thursday 27 June 2013

As is usually the case on a Thursday, it's practically Friday, and that means we're already in a weekend kind of mindframe....

Today in London: Wednesday 26 June 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 26 June 2013

It's a fairly arty day in the life of London's 'what's on' diary, this, starting at the door of 'Dalston House', the...

Today in London: Tuesday 25 June 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 25 June 2013

London's a large place, geographically speaking and in terms of its densely-packed events calendar, and so finding one's ideal arts attraction is...

Today in London: Monday 24 June 2013
Today in London: Monday 24 June 2013

So it's 'Monday, bloody Monday', as I always (to the hilarity of all who hear) say. Nah, Monday's alright really, especially this...

Today in London: Sunday 23 June 2013
Today in London: Sunday 23 June 2013

The grand 'days of the year' almanac says it's the United Nations' Public Service Day today - a time to "celebrate the...

Dan Sherer: Our Share Of Tomorrow
Dan Sherer: Our Share Of Tomorrow

Real Circumstance begin a run of 'Our Share Of Tomorrow' at Theatre503 this week. It's a show we fell in love with...

Today in London: Saturday 22 June 2013
Today in London: Saturday 22 June 2013

Hey, here's a thing to do sandwich into the black Saturday hole that is 2-5pm; board a Thamesian boat trip tracing 'News...

Today in London: Friday 21 June 2013
Today in London: Friday 21 June 2013

Hey Londoners, click on www.festival.org to read details of THE (says its URL, anyway) definitive festival of all festivals - that's Greenwich+Docklands International (Festival)....

William Lyons: Socrates And His Clouds
William Lyons: Socrates And His Clouds

Philosophy-inspired play 'Socrates And His Clouds' is being staged by Meddlers Theatre Company at the Jermyn Street Theatre this month, and you've...

Today in London: Thursday 20 June 2013
Today in London: Thursday 20 June 2013

So tonight's the night Josie Long, Steven K Amos, Tim Key, Isy Suttie, Kevin Eldon and charity patron Stewart Lee are representing...

Today in London: Wednesday 19 June 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 19 June 2013

So, as you may have realised already, yesterday was Tuesday, tomorrow is Thursday, and so today is a Wednesday. Applying that same...

Today in London: Tuesday 18 June 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 18 June 2013

As per Domino's Pizza's two for Tuesday deal (that's less a recommendation than a reference, by the way) here's a tasty triple-slice of the...

Today in London: Monday 17 June 2013
Today in London: Monday 17 June 2013

So it's Monday, which doesn't have to mean doom and gloom on the cultural side of things, no way. Not if the...

Today in London: Sunday 16 June 2013
Today in London: Sunday 16 June 2013

Kids' drama paradise the Polka Theatre has only one open day a year, and, as fate (and Team Polka) would have it,...

Today in London: Saturday 15 June 2013
Today in London: Saturday 15 June 2013

Granted, we'd all secretly quite like to pass most of this pleasant Saturday sunbathing and lazing, but there's still space in the...

Today in London: Friday 14 June 2013
Today in London: Friday 14 June 2013

Since Yoko Ono's arts-and-activism extravaganza, Meltdown, is all live and aflame today down at Southbank, we at TW London have played to...

Today in London: Thursday 13 June 2013
Today in London: Thursday 13 June 2013

So it's very nearly Friday, and what better way to ease into the weekend than via a leisurely list of London's main...

Today in London: Wednesday 12 June 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 12 June 2013

Dear London, Since it's Loving Day today, please embrace the following adorable arts attractions. Hugs and kisses, The TW London Team xox TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES BBQ Previews...

Today in London: Tuesday 11 June 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 11 June 2013

So, Bloom Gin is having a little PYO Strawberry Party in Covent Garden's Seven Dials, possibly to get you in the mood for...

Today in London: Monday 10 June 2013
Today in London: Monday 10 June 2013

Hurray - it's Iced Tea Day and I, for one, am dying of thirst. If you're the same way, have a tipple...

Today in London: Sunday 9 June 2013
Today in London: Sunday 9 June 2013

So - staying as far away as possible from Capital FM's Summertime Ball, if only because spare tickets to it are as...

Today in London: Saturday 8 June 2013
Today in London: Saturday 8 June 2013

Just because it's International Ocean Day, TW London has fished a fine cultural catch from London's arts listings depths... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Comedy Club...

Today in London: Friday 7 June 2013
Today in London: Friday 7 June 2013

Calling all East End fete fans, the Spitalfields Summer Festival starts tonight at 6.30pm with a bracingly pricey draft of 'Food Wine...

Today in London: Thursday 6 June 2013
Today in London: Thursday 6 June 2013

Like culture and 'the arts'? Searching for ways to enhance this reasonably pleasant June Thursday in London? If that's the case, might...

Today in London: Wednesday 5 June 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 5 June 2013

Hurray, hurray, it's Environment Day. But wait, don't all start saving the whales and/or rainforests, at least not straight away, because there...

Howard Colyer: Adapting Machiavelli's 'Mandrake'
Howard Colyer: Adapting Machiavelli's 'Mandrake'

5pound5 Theatre's new adaptation of Niccolò Machiavelli's 'Mandrake' heads to Brockley this week, for the play's first London revival in almost thirty...

Today in London: Tuesday 4 June 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 4 June 2013

Quick smart, grab a willing feline and hold it close. If for no other reason than that it's Hug Your Cat Day....

Today in London: Monday 3 June 2013
Today in London: Monday 3 June 2013

In case anyone cares, it's Leave The Office Early Day in at least one workplace in America. Or potentially, none. I mean,...

Today in London: Sunday 2 June 2013
Today in London: Sunday 2 June 2013

So, London has a sparkling array of cultural baubles on show within it today; unusual on a Sunday but still... it's a...

Today in London: Saturday 1 June 2013
Today in London: Saturday 1 June 2013

In that same spirit with which the world is marking this year's international Drawing Day, TW London has drafted several cultural artworks...

Today in London: Friday 31 May 2013
Today in London: Friday 31 May 2013

So, since May's nearly at an end, here are several ways to say farewell to spring (and hi to summertime) in style... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Thursday 30 May 2013
Today in London: Thursday 30 May 2013

Say, what cultural attractions has London on show today? Silly to ask really, especially when these comical/theatrical treats are there for the...

Today in London: Wednesday 29 May 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 29 May 2013

What's this? The last Wednesday of May, you say? No, it can't be, and yet it is. If, as you say, this...

Today in London: Tuesday 28 May 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 28 May 2013

Hi London, send that Bank Holiday-over back to bed via this peppy peck of cultural pick-you-ups... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Micky Flanagan - Back In...

Today in London: Monday 27 May 2013
Today in London: Monday 27 May 2013

Why, it's only Bank Holiday again and I have to say, springtime is really spoiling us this year. In entertainment terms, at...

Today in London: Sunday 26 May 2013
Today in London: Sunday 26 May 2013

For the love of Kosovan pop monarch Rita Ora, who's playing at As One In The Park today, people all over London...

Today in London: Saturday 25 May 2013
Today in London: Saturday 25 May 2013

As you'll have realised in the bathroom this morning, on noticing that your flannel looked particularly pleased with itself, it's Towel Day. But rather...

Today in London: Friday 24 May 2013
Today in London: Friday 24 May 2013

FAO Londoners wavering on that tricky Bank Holiday brink, thinking "what shall I do tonight?", we have just the ticket - or...

Today in London: Thursday 23 May 2013
Today in London: Thursday 23 May 2013

If you've ever wanted to learn exactly what it is that makes turtles and tortoises thrive in natural and/or artificial habitats, today...

Today in London: Wednesday 22 May 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 22 May 2013

Strike up the band (The Cure will do) because it's Goth Day, a day for goths and those that admire their gloomy,...

Today in London: Tuesday 21 May 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 21 May 2013

Bloomin eck, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show is officially 'on'. So that's a pretty nice way to pass an idle day in London,...

Today in London: Monday 20 May 2013
Today in London: Monday 20 May 2013

So, lots going on in London today, if I'm speaking culturally (and I am), not least the following... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Awful Animals With...

Today in London: Sunday 19 May 2013
Today in London: Sunday 19 May 2013

Well I'll be, if the Frock Me Vintage Fair - a bargain paradise for any sartorialist - isn't on today at Chelsea...

Today in London: Saturday 18 May 2013
Today in London: Saturday 18 May 2013

London-based connoisseurs of scallops and roll-mops alive-alive-o will love today's Cockles And Mussels extravaganza at the Museum Of London Docklands, as features fishy...

Today in London: Friday 17 May 2013
Today in London: Friday 17 May 2013

So this is one of those 'days of ideas', Pack Rat Day. Basically the 'idea' of it is pro-hoarding, aka that it's...

Eddie Pepitone: Bitter Buddha
Eddie Pepitone: Bitter Buddha

Award winning US comedian Eddie Pepitone, nicknamed the Bitter Buddha, made his UK debut at the Edinburgh Festival last year and garnered...

Today in London: Thursday 16 May 2013
Today in London: Thursday 16 May 2013

'So, aside from visiting one (or all, if you have time) of the many, many London museums that are staying visitable until...

Today in London: Wednesday 15 May 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 15 May 2013

Oh, now this is just ridiculous. It's Straw Hat Day, y'all, and we're all well (un)aware what that entails. So strap on...

Stephen Makin: Circus Maximus
Stephen Makin: Circus Maximus

This month, some of the UK's best circus practitioners make their way to Southbank to take part in Circus Maximus, a talent...

Today in London: Tuesday 14 May 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 14 May 2013

Aside from piling shame on the man/lady who chose to make today Chicken Dance Day, here are several other non-fowl ways to pass...

Today in London: Monday 13 May 2013
Today in London: Monday 13 May 2013

In light of today's whimsical day du jour, we at TW London have leapfrogged London's cultural lily pad to bring you this...

Today in London: Sunday 12 May 2013
Today in London: Sunday 12 May 2013

Wepa! It's a uncharacteristically carnivalesque Sunday in London, which makes a nice change from the usual dreary roast din and idle sofa...

Valentine Pelka: Being John Lennon
Valentine Pelka: Being John Lennon

This week, Marshall + Cole Theatricals bring Alexander Marshall's 'In The End', a much acclaimed insight into the untimely death of John...

Today in London: Saturday 11 May 2013
Today in London: Saturday 11 May 2013

So we all have a choice of whimsical 'days' today, it being Train Day and/or Eat What You Want. Either way and either...

Today in London: Friday 10 May 2013
Today in London: Friday 10 May 2013

Since it's a somewhat acrobatic array of capital-based cultural options we have today, it might be wise to stretch a bit pre reading...

Today in London: Thursday 9 May 2013
Today in London: Thursday 9 May 2013

What to say about Thursday? It's one day after Weds, the primer for Fri, and the time-frame in which all this history-making...

Cat Jones: Glory Dazed
Cat Jones: Glory Dazed

One show that really caught our attention at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe was Second Shot Productions' 'Glory Dazed', a beautifully judged play...

Today in London: Wednesday 8 May 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 8 May 2013

Banish those argyles and ankle-lengths, Londoners, because it's No Sock Day. Which might prove problematic (and err, damp), but will probably just...

Today in London: Tuesday 7 May 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 7 May 2013

So that was the early May Bank Holiday that was, and now it's back to business. Hurrah for that, and hurrah for...

Today in London: Monday 6 May 2013
Today in London: Monday 6 May 2013

It's Bank Holidaaayyyyy, which means it's time to cut the ribbon at this year's London Wonderground, a tented celebration of circus and...

Today in London: Sunday 5 May 2013
Today in London: Sunday 5 May 2013

So it's a Bank Holiday tomorrow, which is nice if you like that kind of thing (and don't have any pressing admin...

Today in London: Saturday 4 May 2013
Today in London: Saturday 4 May 2013

Aha, what have we here? A bevy of London's most shapely cultural beauties just waiting to be appreciated? Well yeah, actually... TODAY'S COMEDY...

Today in London: Friday 3 May 2013
Today in London: Friday 3 May 2013

Ooooooo-ooo... I predict spooky goings-on in London tonight, because it is - a la that strange chill in your bones - Paranormal...

Today in London: Thursday 2 May 2013
Today in London: Thursday 2 May 2013

Oh man, it's Play Your Ukulele Day today (or so say certain Americans, and Mumford & Sons), so we've made this sweet...

EastEnd Cabaret: Notoriously Kinky
EastEnd Cabaret: Notoriously Kinky

We love-love-loved EastEnd Cabaret when we first caught one of their shows in Edinburgh, so we were thrilled to hear they'd be...

Today in London: Wednesday 1 May 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 1 May 2013

May Day! May Day! No, don't panic, I'm only saying... it's May Day today. And since it's May Day, please do stare...

Today in London: Tuesday 30 April 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 30 April 2013

Oh gawd, it's Honesty Day, an idea that may fill many with dread. Fortunately, TW London has no issue with being candid,...

Today in London: Monday 29 April 2013
Today in London: Monday 29 April 2013

Dedicated to Beyonce - who's playing the first of six London-based 'Mrs Carter' extravaganzas tonight at The O2 - this is a...

Ailin Conant: Creating 'Nineveh'
Ailin Conant: Creating 'Nineveh'

Acclaimed producing group Theatre Temoin opened 'Nineveh' at Riverside Studios this week. The play, an exploration of the trauma of combat, is...

Today in London: Sunday 28 April 2013
Today in London: Sunday 28 April 2013

It's Astronomy Day today, and so gaze with awe at the falling comic/music/cinema stars TW London has caught to add cultural sparkle...

Today in London: Saturday 27 April 2013
Today in London: Saturday 27 April 2013

So it's Saturday 27 April, and what a charming Saturday 27 April it is. Especially in light of these cultural beauties... TODAY'S COMEDY...

Today in London: Friday 26 April 2013
Today in London: Friday 26 April 2013

At last, the day we've all been awaiting all year... Pretzel Day. So I guess that means the only thing to do...

Today in London: Thursday 25 April 2013
Today in London: Thursday 25 April 2013

Ah, a Thursday in late April, and what a beaut it is. And that's even pre these cultural pleasantries... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Andy Zaltzman's...

Today in London: Wednesday 24 April 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 24 April 2013

Of all the days in all the world, it had to be Pig In A Blanket Day. As in the sausage and...

Today in London: Tuesday 23 April 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 23 April 2013

OK people, here we go with some more London-style cultural treats... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Sketchercise presents... McNeil & Pamphilon/Will Franken/Cariad Lloyd, Ginglik, 23 Apr A wealth...

Today in London: Monday 22 April 2013
Today in London: Monday 22 April 2013

Salutations, Earthlings, it's Earth Day... a time to love and cherish all-things earthly, take care of the planet, etc. But beautiful, green...

Today in London: Sunday 21 April 2013
Today in London: Sunday 21 April 2013

Dividing London'cultural wheat from its chaff is far from child's play, even on Kindergarten Day. That's why we've had a go at doing...

Today in London: Saturday 20 April 2013
Today in London: Saturday 20 April 2013

So it's Record Store Day today, and that means millions (literally) of RSD specials are on sale in participating vinyl shops all...

Today in London: Friday 19 April 2013
Today in London: Friday 19 April 2013

London's cultural structure is such a complicated coil of goings-on (especially today, because it is international DNA Day and all), so to...

Today in London: Thursday 18 April 2013
Today in London: Thursday 18 April 2013

Hey! It's High Five Day, so high fives to that! And high fives to this handful of London's most applauded cultural attractions... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Wednesday 17 April 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 17 April 2013

Just because it's Ford Mustang Day, that needn't mean you can't take alternative, non-muscle-car transportation to whizz off to one/all/any of the...

Today in London: Tuesday 16 April 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 16 April 2013

It's Eggs Benedict Day, a strange coincidence because we at TW London are, as we speak, heaping Hollandaise, an egg, and a...

Kristine Landon-Smith: The Arrival
Kristine Landon-Smith: The Arrival

Ground-breaking and influential theatre group Tamasha bring their latest production to Jacksons Lane this week. 'The Arrival' is inspired by Shaun Tan's...

Today in London: Monday 15 April 2013
Today in London: Monday 15 April 2013

Ah, it's Monday again, which means a while to wait till one can be all free, easy and weekendsy. But don't despair,...

Today in London: Sunday 14 April 2013
Today in London: Sunday 14 April 2013

Since it's Look Up The Sky today, we at TW London have shaded our eyes to London's cultural glare, and now have...

Ross Dungan: Life And Sort Of Death
Ross Dungan: Life And Sort Of Death

We first came across 15th Oak Productions' stage show 'The Life And Sort Of Death Of Eric Argyle' at last year's Edinburgh...

Today in London: Saturday 13 April 2013
Today in London: Saturday 13 April 2013

Ah, what a varied array of gift-wrapped cultural goodies we're gifting you all with today. A comic trio and theatre choice the likes...

Today in London: Friday 12 April 2013
Today in London: Friday 12 April 2013

So, the Udderbelly is back in London town this weekend, serving a feast of milky cultural greatness at the Southbank all the way through...

Today in London: Thursday 11 April 2013
Today in London: Thursday 11 April 2013

Ah, another nondescript Thursday night in London. At least it might have been, if it wasn't for this lot.. TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Yeah Yeah...

Today in London: Wednesday 10 April 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 10 April 2013

Since it's Sibling Day, please share the London-cultural love and ask your bro or sis if they'd like to join you at...

Today in London: Tuesday 9 April 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 9 April 2013

So tis Tuesday, and the week is creeping to a close... slowly. But wait, what's this? A weekend-semblant list of London's main...

Today in London: Monday 8 April 2013
Today in London: Monday 8 April 2013

Ah, the start of another seven days in London. And talking of, what has London in its cultural cache today? TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Shaun...

Today in London: Sunday 7 April 2013
Today in London: Sunday 7 April 2013

Cast aside yon bleach, polish and assorted cleaning cloths, London scrubbers, because it's officially No Housework Day. Yes, that's right, leave the tidying...

Today in London: Saturday 6 April 2013
Today in London: Saturday 6 April 2013

PILLOW FIIIIIIII... so, ahem, it's Pillow Fight Day. We at TW London are pretty pro-peace, mind, so rather than warring amid the feathers,...

Today in London: Friday 5 April 2013
Today in London: Friday 5 April 2013

Cram those smart office clothes into a carrier bag, Londoners, because it's Walk To Work Day. And since we're so into the...

Today in London: Thursday 4 April 2013
Today in London: Thursday 4 April 2013

Since it's Vitamin C Day, why not slake your thirst with this freshly-squeezed vial of London's lightest cultural slices... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Totally Tom,...

Steven Green and Hamish MacDougall: Project Colony
Steven Green and Hamish MacDougall: Project Colony

We first came across producing company Fourth Monkey at the Edinburgh Festival, so when we heard they were headed to Trinity Buoy...

Today in London: Wednesday 3 April 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 3 April 2013

So it's Tweed Day, meaning lovers of coarse, classic sporting fabrics are probably having the time of their lives. There are various...

Today in London: Tuesday 2 April 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 2 April 2013

Falling on the same day as Hans Christian Anderson's birthday, International Children's Book Day is meant to inspire Planet Earth's aspiring literary...

Easter 2013 in London
Easter 2013 in London

Aha, and then it was Easter... and spring is certainly in the air. At least, we can imagine it is. But in spite...

Felix Mortimer: Taking on The Trial
Felix Mortimer: Taking on The Trial

RETZ's 'The Trial', based on the Kafka novel of the same name, is a little bit different from the average show, mainly...

Today in London: Thursday 28 March 2013
Today in London: Thursday 28 March 2013

It's Weed Appreciation Day... and no, I don't mean that kind (you'll have to wait till 20 Apr to 'celebrate' that kind of...

Philippa Vafadari: Mind Walking
Philippa Vafadari: Mind Walking

Award winning aerial theatre company BandBazi bring their latest piece 'Mind Walking' – a story of dementia and family dynamics set in...

Today in London: Wednesday 27 March 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 27 March 2013

It may be a wet and non-springlike Wednesday at the end of March, but there are many ways to make it the...

Today in London: Tuesday 26 March 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 26 March 2013

At last, a chance to do away with reality and Make Up Your Own Holiday (Day). And so, to coincide with this most...

Today in London: Monday 25 March 2013
Today in London: Monday 25 March 2013

So it's Monday again, and TW London, for one, has a severe case of the start-of-the-week blues. But wait, what's this deceptively weekend-esque...

Today in London: Sunday 24 March 2013
Today in London: Sunday 24 March 2013

Who ever said Sundays had to be bland, desert-like expanses of cultural nothingness? No one, probably, but with that metaphor in mind, we've...

Today in London: Saturday 23 March 2013
Today in London: Saturday 23 March 2013

It is Near Miss Day, aka the same date as when, in 1989, an apocalyptically-apportioned asteroid grazed Planet Earth by only half a...

Today in London: Friday 22 March 2013
Today in London: Friday 22 March 2013

Well, it's very nearly the weekend, so why not make the most of tonight's almost-Saturday goings-on by having a go at one,...

Today in London: Thursday 21 March 2013
Today in London: Thursday 21 March 2013

Good day to you, and may I ever-so politely present (since it's Common Courtesy Day) this doily-trimmed array of London's most genteel...

Today in London: Wednesday 20 March 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 20 March 2013

Today, many Swiss and American natives will be setting fire to slush, it being Snowman Burning Day. Which is weird, but each...

Today in London: Tuesday 19 March 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 19 March 2013

Here at TW London, we always keep a vigilant watch on silly international 'days'. And that's why - on Chocolate Caramel Day -...

Today in London: Monday 18 March 2013
Today in London: Monday 18 March 2013

With the fact that today is Biodiesel Day in mind, we've filled the TW London tank with the following well-oiled and culturally-sustainable...

Today in London: Sunday 17 March 2013
Today in London: Sunday 17 March 2013

Since it's Submarine Day (and St Patrick's Day, but that's just too obvious), why the 'Das Boot' not immerse yourself in this...

Today in London: Saturday 16 March 2013
Today in London: Saturday 16 March 2013

It's Lips Appreciation Day, so whilst you all... erm, appreciate that kissable fact, allow TW London to plant this cultural smacker upon...

Matt Forde: Leading The Political Party
Matt Forde: Leading The Political Party

In the new year, comedian and former political advisor Matt Forde began making a monthly point of interviewing politics types for 'The...

Today in London: Friday 15 March 2013
Today in London: Friday 15 March 2013

Friends, Londoners, culture-lovers... lend me your ears (and eyes), because it's Brutus Day, and that means it's time to think on betrayal,...

Today in London: Thursday 14 March 2013
Today in London: Thursday 14 March 2013

It's Pi Day, so we've made this calculated estimate at what are London's nicest cultural slices (going with the Pi(e) theme) today... TODAY'S...

Sarah Kewly: Song, dance, and Magda Goebbels
Sarah Kewly: Song, dance, and Magda Goebbels

The rather interestingly-entitled play 'I'm Just Like Magda Goebbels' comes to Camden People's Theatre this week as part of the venue's four...

Today in London: Wednesday 13 March 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 13 March 2013

Since it's the British Heart Foundation's very observation-worthy No Smoking Day today, place this tar-free blend of London's most piquant cultural snuff in your...

Wind-Up Collective: Black Pudding, Anyone?
Wind-Up Collective: Black Pudding, Anyone?

Wind-Up Collective's cabaret musical 'Black Pudding' makes its way to The Bussey Building this week, and, given that Gay Times called the...

Today in London: Tuesday 12 March 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 12 March 2013

So, tis the twelfth day of March, and a Tuesday. Not particularly exciting in itself, but a really quite memorable date in...

Today in London: Monday 11 March 2013
Today in London: Monday 11 March 2013

Hail to nuts, bolts, spanners and watery pipes, for it is Plumbing Day. Inspiring to many, yes, but not quite as inspirational as...

Today in London: Sunday 10 March 2013
Today in London: Sunday 10 March 2013

Today is, apparently, the day the universe is at its optimal 'Awesomeness'. Yes, that's right... it's the Day Of Awesomeness. But please,...

Today in London: Saturday 9 March 2013
Today in London: Saturday 9 March 2013

It's Barbie Day, by which I mean it's a time to pay 100% plastic respect to the synthetic-haired doll figurine. That, or...

Today in London: Friday 8 March 2013
Today in London: Friday 8 March 2013

It may be International Women's Day, an occasion that falls in the midst of the Southbank Centre's superlative multi-arts festival, Women Of The...

Today in London: Thursday 7 March 2013
Today in London: Thursday 7 March 2013

It may be too late in the day for anyone to appreciate this, but it's Cereal Day. So have a post-breakfast bowl...

Will Franken: Things He Did Before Reality
Will Franken: Things He Did Before Reality

US character comedian Will Franken made something of a splash at last summer's Edinburgh Festival, garnering great reviews for 'Things We Did...

Today in London: Wednesday 6 March 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 6 March 2013

As it's Dentist's Day - an international occasion we can all join in with (given floss, a white coat and Novocaine) -...

Tania Wade: Harry Hill Hooligan
Tania Wade: Harry Hill Hooligan

'Hooligan Art Dealer' Tania Wade's gallery at Maison Bertaux in Soho is currently hosting an exhibition of the work of that well-known...

Today in London: Tuesday 5 March 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 5 March 2013

So, representing culture in the capital today we have brutish sketch animals Beasts and, for girls and the girlishly-inclined and un-brutish Anaïs Mitchell...

Today in London: Monday 4 March 2013
Today in London: Monday 4 March 2013

Because it's Grammar Day - and for that reason only - we at TW London have oh-so properly dotted and crossed this...

Today in London: Sunday 3 March 2013
Today in London: Sunday 3 March 2013

Well bonjour, guten tag, ciao, 嗨 and hi to you all. TW London's in an multi-patriotic and sing-song mood today because it's National Anthem...

Today in London: Saturday 2 March 2013
Today in London: Saturday 2 March 2013

So, yesterday was special in all kinds of ways (the start of March, and of Girls Aloud playing 'The Hits' in London,...

Today in London: Friday 1 March 2013
Today in London: Friday 1 March 2013

Oh my hog, it's Pig Day. And the 1st of March! So why not start the month off right with this banquet...

Today in London: Thursday 28 February 2013
Today in London: Thursday 28 February 2013

So, tis the last day of Feb 2013. And it was a fine Feb, as Febs go, wasn't it? Talking of fine...

Today in London: Wednesday 27 February 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 27 February 2013

So, it's Polar Bear Day, and accordingly we at TW London have fished this list of well-chilled cultural ideas, placed it on...

Today in London: Tuesday 26 February 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 26 February 2013

Once upon a single day in late-Feb, London's cultural attractions cache featured a Chuckle-able gala, a pair of comics live-taping LPs for...

Today in London: Monday 25 February 2013
Today in London: Monday 25 February 2013

It's like your mother surely always told you, every week should be started with a ThreeWeeks Editors' Award winner? No? Well, there's one...

Today in London: Sunday 24 February 2013
Today in London: Sunday 24 February 2013

So, 'Family Guy' man Seth MacFarlane is hosting the 85th Academy Awards - that's the Oscars, to you and I - tonight,...

Today in London: Saturday 23 February 2013
Today in London: Saturday 23 February 2013

Setting aside the fact that its Sword Swallowers Day today - for health and safety's sake, if nothing else - take in...

Today in London: Friday 22 February 2012
Today in London: Friday 22 February 2012

If today tastes saltier and abnormally alcoholic as compared to other days, that'll probably be because it's Margarita Day. That, or it's...

Today in London: Thursday 21 February 2013
Today in London: Thursday 21 February 2013

You may or may not be pleased by the revelation that 21 Feb has no marked significance, at least, not in that...

Sebastian Armesto and Dudley Hinton: Creating Caligari's Cabinet
Sebastian Armesto and Dudley Hinton: Creating Caligari's Cabinet

Environmentally conscious theatre group Simple8's latest production is a stage show inspired by influential silent horror film 'The Cabinet of Dr Caligari'....

Today in London: Wednesday 20 February 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 20 February 2013

Calling all animal-lovers (and why not the animals themselves?), it's time to share in a day of reciprocal affection, because it's Love...

Today in London: Tuesday 19 February 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 19 February 2013

Whilst avoiding naming any makers of chocolate mints in particular, you might like to mark Chocolate Mint Day with this shortlist of...

Today in London: Monday 18 February 2013
Today in London: Monday 18 February 2013

Plug in, TW London-ites, because it's Battery Day. Or rather, don't plug in, because batteries negate the need to do that. Well......

Today in London: Sunday 17 February 2013
Today in London: Sunday 17 February 2013

I don't know how considerate you all normally are, but today is the time to be extra nice, because it's Random Acts...

Today in London: Saturday 16 February 2013
Today in London: Saturday 16 February 2013

We have a slight clash of novelty occasions today... it being Almond Day AND Innovation Day at the same time, and all....

Ramin Gray: Stories and Illusions
Ramin Gray: Stories and Illusions

Here's a good antidote to all that saccharine, pressurising Valentines rubbish that the media will be no doubt subjecting you to this...

Today in London: Friday 15 February 2013
Today in London: Friday 15 February 2013

So, Valentines Day was yesterday, and now we all have a weekend's worth of post-lovey dovey London pleasures to look forward to. Not...

Today in London: Thursday 14 February 2013
Today in London: Thursday 14 February 2013

As I'm sure we're all keenly aware, it's St Valentines Day, a time to feast bacchanalially in the name of its Roman patron...

Today in London: Wednesday 13 February 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 13 February 2013

According to TW London's vast calendar of silly day occasions, this one, the one that's happening now, is Get A Different Name...

Today in London: Tuesday 12 February 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 12 February 2013

So, tis Shrove Tuesday. Going (kind of) with the Shrove ethos of eggs, milk and gluten gorging, take a pre-Lent look at...

James Phelps: Harry Potter to Woody Allen
James Phelps: Harry Potter to Woody Allen

The not-actually-red-headed James Phelps – known for playing ginger haired Weasley twin Fred in the Harry Potter films - this week takes...

Today in London: Monday 11 February 2013
Today in London: Monday 11 February 2013

Commuters, unite, because it's White Shirt Day! At last, an American commemorative occasion for which there's a high chance you're already appropriately attired...

Today in London: Sunday 10 February 2013
Today in London: Sunday 10 February 2013

Sunday doesn't always have to be a day of total inactivity, staring at the TV and eating roast parsnips. Especially when there's...

Today in London: Saturday 9 February 2013
Today in London: Saturday 9 February 2013

So it's James MacAvoy Da... I mean, so it's Saturday, and we're all well aware what that means. Yes, that's right, it...

Katherine Ryan: Delivering Nature's Candy
Katherine Ryan: Delivering Nature's Candy

Up and coming comedy type Katherine Ryan, who you may have witnessed adorning your small screen in recent years, heads to Soho...

Today in London: Friday 8 February 2013
Today in London: Friday 8 February 2013

Hi. It's Kite Flying Day, so maybe it'd be nice to go find a green space and a gust of wind, and...

Pete Firman: Making Comic Magic
Pete Firman: Making Comic Magic

We've been tracking Pete Firman's career ever since he first popped up at the Edinburgh Festival, and the ThreeWeeks team have always enjoyed his...

Today in London: Thursday 7 February 2013
Today in London: Thursday 7 February 2013

Since it's Ballet Day today, now's as apt a time as any to take in London's ever-changing dance programme. The Royal Opera...

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe: Celebrating with Counterculture50 at Ovalhouse
Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe: Celebrating with Counterculture50 at Ovalhouse

In 2013, London's Ovalhouse celebrates fifty years of hosting pioneering Fringe performances with Counterculture50, a collection of plays marking each decade that...

Today in London: Wednesday 6 February 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 6 February 2013

So, despite certain citizens claiming it's Lame Duck Day - a rare chance to wave bye-bye as yesterday's sub-par politician du jour...

Anthony Green: Bringing The Bard To The Bussey Building
Anthony Green: Bringing The Bard To The Bussey Building

The Othello Peckham Theatre Company this month and next stage their new production of one of the bard's greatest plays. The company name...

Today in London: Tuesday 5 February 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 5 February 2013

Today falls within the chocolaty commercial curatorship of Italian toast decorators Nutella - which is to say, it's World Nutella Day. Those...

Today in London: Monday 4 February 2013
Today in London: Monday 4 February 2013

By way of distinguishing this one from all other Mondays ever to pass, TW London has compiled this short shortlist of tonight's...

Today in London: Sunday 3 February 2013
Today in London: Sunday 3 February 2013

As we're all aware, it's winter, which makes "lazing on a sunny afternoon" - as per the Kinks classic - a total...

Today in London: Saturday 2 February 2013
Today in London: Saturday 2 February 2013

It's Crepe Day today, and I'm sure we can all get on board with that. For your post-pancake-eating pleasure, TW London has...

Today in London: Friday 1 February 2013
Today in London: Friday 1 February 2013

Hey, so south London's most acute-angled new skyscraper, The Shard (which still looks more like a very large teepee than a shard to me) is...

Andy Roberts: Predator via a five year old
Andy Roberts: Predator via a five year old

When we heard that award winning theatre company Bootworks were headed for Jackson's Lane with a show inspired by Arnold Schwarzenegger film...

Today in London: Thursday 31 January 2013
Today in London: Thursday 31 January 2013

Today is none other than Backward Day, so that's nice... or should I say: e-c-i-n. Hmm, anyway, moving on rather than reversing...

Today in London: Wednesday 30 January 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 30 January 2013

So, today is a prime time to be leaving silly voicemails on each other's phones. At least, more so than usual. Why?...

Anne Chmelewsky: The Lowdown on The Looking Screen
Anne Chmelewsky: The Lowdown on The Looking Screen

Back in August at the Edinburgh Fringe, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh rated 'The Looking Screen' as a 5/5 show, praising it for its humour and poignancy....

Today in London: Tuesday 29 January 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 29 January 2013

Worry not people, it's very nearly February. And to help you through these final few days of January, have a helping of...

Today in London: Monday 28 January 2013
Today in London: Monday 28 January 2013

It may be Data Privacy Day today, but who cares, because nothing can stop TW London exhibiting the following non-secret cultural stats... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Sunday 27 January 2013
Today in London: Sunday 27 January 2013

If only because it's Chocolate Cake Day today, TW London is pleased to present you all with this platter of light-crumbed cultural...

Today in London: Saturday 26 January 2013
Today in London: Saturday 26 January 2013

It's Spouse's Day today... but don't fear, singles, because it doesn't take a marriage certificate or significant other to appreciate this summary...

Alfie Brown: Soul Not For Sale
Alfie Brown: Soul Not For Sale

Alfie Brown makes his way to the Soho Theatre this month with latest show 'Soul For Sale', which premiered at the Edinburgh...

Today in London: Friday 25 January 2013
Today in London: Friday 25 January 2013

Och, it's Burns Night tonight. In that case, and aside from the mandatory Burnsian fare of drams, tatties and (the dreaded) haggis, why...

Today in London: Thursday 24 January 2013
Today in London: Thursday 24 January 2013

It's Beer Can Appreciation Day, so that's quite nice. Though please drink responsibly, remember to recycle, and - while you're at it -...

Today in London: Wednesday 23 January 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 23 January 2013

Nothing much remarkable about Wednesday 23 January 2013? Well, that isn't quite the case, as you'll note by reading this summary of...

Richard Vergette: Exploring American Justice
Richard Vergette: Exploring American Justice

This week, London's Arts Theatre hosts the press night for a new production of acclaimed thriller 'American Justice', which is, highly topically...

Today in London: Tuesday 22 January 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 22 January 2013

So it's Tuesday, perhaps not the most overwhelming seventh of any one week. But if that's what you think, think again, and...

Today in London: Monday 21 Jan 2013
Today in London: Monday 21 Jan 2013

Rather than talk about it being Hugging Day today, since it sounds far too tactile a PDA for a Tfl-taking Londoner to...

Today in London: Sunday 20 January 2013
Today in London: Sunday 20 January 2013

It's Sunday 20 Jan, and that can mean only one thing... that it's international DJ Day. According to the Gregorian calendar, anyway. So...

Today in London: Saturday 19 January 2013
Today in London: Saturday 19 January 2013

Hey, it's Tin Can Day, ostensibly not all that special as novelty occasions go. But whilst we all lever last year's spam...

Today in London: Friday 18 January 2013
Today in London: Friday 18 January 2013

Well quel surprise, sacre bleu etc, because as of today and till 20 Jan the Earls Court-based France Show will be exhibiting...

Beyond The Joke: Where theatre and stand-up meet
Beyond The Joke: Where theatre and stand-up meet

This week Camden People's Theatre play host to a new festival called Beyond The Joke, which promises performances that fall into a...

Today in London: Thursday 17 January 2013
Today in London: Thursday 17 January 2013

Expert statisticians say this is the day that we'll consign our new year's resolutions to a 'Room 101'-style scrap-pile of aerobics DVDs,...

Today in London: Wednesday 16 January 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 16 January 2013

So, we're over half-way into that rather blue-hued phase that always follows Christmas. Fortunately things are looking rosy as far as culture,...

Today in London: Tuesday 15 January 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 15 January 2013

Don't forget the previously plugged London International Mime Festival continues this week, with French-based group My!Laika, Chinese puppeteer Yeung Fai and Brits Stan’s Cafe all performing...

Today in London: Monday 14 January 2013
Today in London: Monday 14 January 2013

A reet comedic line up for you today, with a trilogy of comedy shows for you to pick from. And, from the...

Today in London: Sunday 13 January 2013
Today in London: Sunday 13 January 2013

It's a relatively quiet day in London today, but fear not, because you have one last chance to catch the awe-inspiring and...

Today in London: Saturday 12 January 2013
Today in London: Saturday 12 January 2013

So there you are. And here it is, a double act of cultural treats for you this winter Saturday... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Amused Moose...

Today in London: Friday 11 January 2013
Today in London: Friday 11 January 2013

The weekend is upon us once again, and now that the festive and New Year celebrations all seem like some kind of...

Today in London: Thursday 10 January 2013
Today in London: Thursday 10 January 2013

The London International Mime Festival kicks off this very day and runs until 27 Jan, so even if there's no room in...

Today in London: Wednesday 9 January 2013
Today in London: Wednesday 9 January 2013

Happy Static Electricity Day everybody. No, I've no idea what that means either. I think it's American thing. But look, here's a...

Today in London: Tuesday 8 January 2013
Today in London: Tuesday 8 January 2013

In a relatively quiet week for live music in London we've found two great gigs for you to choose from tonight, but...

Today in London: Monday 7 January 2013
Today in London: Monday 7 January 2013

And here we go again with our first TW recommendations of the new year - in what is traditionally a quiet week...

Joe Bone: One Man Powerhouse
Joe Bone: One Man Powerhouse

Joe Bone has long been a favourite of the ThreeWeeks team at the Edinburgh Festival; his trilogy of self-penned one man shows...

New Year 2012 in London
New Year 2012 in London

So Christmas Day may be over, but the twelve days of Christmas have begun, in the middle of which you'll find New...

Christmas 2012 in London
Christmas 2012 in London

So this is Christmas, and what are you going to do? Well, why not try these... CHRISTMAS COMEDY CHOICES Brian Cox and Robin Ince's...

Today in London: Thursday 20 December 2012
Today in London: Thursday 20 December 2012

It's Go Carolling Day across the known world, so you could do that. Or, since it's so cold, frequent one/all of the...

Today in London: Wednesday 19 December 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 19 December 2012

It's 'Look For An Evergreen Day' in the dark, crowded forest of novelty special days. So, whilst you scour London's foliage for something...

Today in London: Tuesday 18 December 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 18 December 2012

Portly-and-proud astrologist to the stars Russell Grant is hosting a couple of 'Strictly' Christmassy carolling matinees at the Royal Albert Hall, and...

Today in London: Monday 17 December 2012
Today in London: Monday 17 December 2012

So, since there really isn't all that much time to go til Christmas now, nobody wants to spend this particular Monday doing...

Today in London: Sunday 16 December 2012
Today in London: Sunday 16 December 2012

More fun for movie fans wanting to feel a bit Christmassey, tonight niche film enthusiasts the Flicker Club present a screening of...

Today in London: Saturday 15 December 2012
Today in London: Saturday 15 December 2012

So it's a nice even ten days till Christmas, and Experience Cinema are screening 'Elf' and 'It's A Wonderful Life' at Hackney's...

Today in London: Friday 14 December 2012
Today in London: Friday 14 December 2012

Just because it's Monkey Day today, TW London has set its not inconsiderable simian wiles to the task of nit-picking the very...

Today in London: Thursday 13 December 2012
Today in London: Thursday 13 December 2012

It's Violin Day all day today, don't you know, and thus the perfect day to go experience William Christie and Les Arts Florissants'...

Today in London: Wednesday 12 December 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 12 December 2012

It's Poinsettia Day today. No, really. A day to commemorate late botanist Joel Roberts Poinsett, who first unearthed a poinsettia, and, we'd imagine,...

Today in London: Tuesday 11 December 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 11 December 2012

Since it's International Mountain Day today, why on earth not scale this cultural cliff-face of scenic London events? TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES The 99 Club...

Today in London: Monday 10 December 2012
Today in London: Monday 10 December 2012

Can there really be only two weeks now until Christmas Eve? Yes there can. Which by my reckoning means there's a whole two weeks...

Today in London: Sunday 9 December 2012
Today in London: Sunday 9 December 2012

It's Brownie Day today, which is to say it's a day to celebrate the chocolate and occasionally-based cake (not the younger Girl...

Today in London: Saturday 8 December 2012
Today in London: Saturday 8 December 2012

Anyone looking to go to a pre-Christmas classical/choral/carol concert today is in luck; because St Martin-in-the-Fields, St Peter's Church in Notting Hill, Cadogan Hall and Wigmore Hall,...

Today in London: Friday 7 December 2012
Today in London: Friday 7 December 2012

As festive fate would have it, a Chocolate Festival (THE Chocolate Festival, apparently) is unwrapping its many sugary attractions at Southbank Centre...

Today in London: Thursday 6 December 2012
Today in London: Thursday 6 December 2012

As it always is on the earliest Thursday of each month, tonight is a First Thursday night. This means that over 100 east London...

Today in London: Wednesday 5 December 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 5 December 2012

Comic actor Dave Brown (aka gorilla Bollo in 'The Mighty Boosh') shows and auctions his photo portraits of famous comedians like Jimmy Carr,...

Today in London: Tuesday 4 December 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 4 December 2012

Since the world is observing Wear Brown Shoes Day today, it'd be a faux pas to do anything else but. So staying on...

Today in London: Monday 3 December 2012
Today in London: Monday 3 December 2012

Since there's such a lot happening in London today, and not much time to do it... I'll fast-forward this intro straight to...

Today in London: Sunday 2 December 2012
Today in London: Sunday 2 December 2012

It may be Fritter Day in the realm of novelty days, but that doesn't mean London's culture-loving population has to while (aka...

Today in London: Saturday 1 Dec 2012
Today in London: Saturday 1 Dec 2012

It's offially panto matinee day in East London - oh yes, it is - what with the Hackney Empire, Theatre Royal Stratford...

Today in London: Friday 30 November 2012
Today in London: Friday 30 November 2012

Today in London's cultural goings-on; a Scandinavian cinema-fest, a deep-sea 'baby opera', a modern retelling of 'Arabian Nights', and an all-girl reversal of Shakespeare's...

Today in London: Thursday 29 November 2012
Today in London: Thursday 29 November 2012

Coldplay's Chris Martin et al are today exhibiting original 'Mylo Xyloto' LP art, created by graffiti artist Paris, at Camden's Proud Galleries....

Today in London: Wednesday 28 November 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 28 November 2012

It's French Toast Day today... Eggy Bread Day, if that's your preferred way to say it. Speaking of sweet and syrupy treats,...

Today in London: Tuesday 27 November 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 27 November 2012

Fans of 'The Thick Of It' will be glad to know that the BBC series' profanity-prone PR maestro, aka actor Peter Capaldi,...

Today in London: Monday 26 November 2012
Today in London: Monday 26 November 2012

A November Monday in London needn't be dark and dank - well, not all of it - especially when the city's culture...

Today in London: Sunday 25 November 2012
Today in London: Sunday 25 November 2012

So, there's now exactly one month until Christmas, which may excite you or frighten you, depending on how much work there's still...

Today in London: Saturday 24 November 2012
Today in London: Saturday 24 November 2012

So, to a look at the comedic, cinematic and theatrical spoils London has in its cultural cache this evening. But first, and...

Today in London: Friday 23 November 2012
Today in London: Friday 23 November 2012

TGIF, etc. And to enhance any pre-weekend thrills you might be experiencing, have a look at the evening's musical and theatrical events...

Today in London: Thursday 22 November 2012
Today in London: Thursday 22 November 2012

Who's for a glance at this evening's cultural goings-on; as features a polar bear charity gala, a debonair ex Fleet Fox, and...

Today in London: Wednesday 21 November 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 21 November 2012

Please have several mid-week, but by no means mid-quality, cultural choices we've made on your collective behalf... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Chris Martin - Spot...

Today in London: Tuesday 20 November 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 20 November 2012

And so, a summary of today's TW London-selected cultural experiences... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES The Invisible Dot presents... Four Edinburgh Shows In Four Nights, The...

Today in London: Monday 19 November 2012
Today in London: Monday 19 November 2012

Looking for a means to stave off those Monday blues? Well, you needn't search beyond this lot... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Judith Lucy - Nothing...

Today in London: Sunday 18 November 2012
Today in London: Sunday 18 November 2012

Another Sunday - but why not make this one stand out with one of these comedic or theatrical treats? TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES Live At...

Today in London: Saturday 17 November 2012
Today in London: Saturday 17 November 2012

This particular Saturday 17 Nov may not appear all that significant, but it is. Especially apropos of odd comedy, Greg Davies, and...

Today in London: Friday 16 November 2012
Today in London: Friday 16 November 2012

Hey, ever felt like going dancing on ice in the neoclassical courtyard at Somerset House? Well, good news, because the now-frozen SH...

Today in London: Thursday 15 November 2012
Today in London: Thursday 15 November 2012

Thursday's the new Friday, apparently, so take a glance at a range of deceptively Friday-esque culture mini-events going on tonight (NB: it...

Today in London: Wednesday 14 November 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 14 November 2012

The New Covent Garden Soup Co (other brands are available) is placing a 20-ft ladle-shaped slide in the centre of Covent Garden...

Today in London: Tuesday 13 Nov 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 13 Nov 2012

It being the thirteenth today is by no means unlucky, I mean it's not like it's a Friday. Regent Street is having...

Today in London: Monday 12 November 2012
Today in London: Monday 12 November 2012

It's Monday, a day for contemplation of weekend days past and week days still to transpire. But don't be blue, because we...

Today in London: Sunday 11 November 2012
Today in London: Sunday 11 November 2012

It's Remembrance Day, so rather than undermine all that with a quippy segue here at the top, I'll just pass on a trio...

Today in London: Saturday 10 November 2012
Today in London: Saturday 10 November 2012

Hey! The Lord Mayor's Show - aka "the oldest, longest, most popular civic procession in the world", no less - will be...

Today in London: Friday 9 November 2012
Today in London: Friday 9 November 2012

So, hi. Esteemed late composer Marvin Hamlisch's seven-Tony-Award-meriting stage musical 'Sweet Smell Of Success' has its first proper British airing at the Arcola...

Today in London: Thursday 8 November 2012
Today in London: Thursday 8 November 2012

If even (even!!!) the sight of Robbie Williams switching on Oxford Street's Marmite-sponsored Christmas lights failed to ignite your festive spirit, why...

Today in London: Wednesday 7 November 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 7 November 2012

Considering it's pretty cold at the moment, Hands On London's 2012 'Wrap Up London' initiative (5-9 Nov) - as involves the charity quite literally...

Today in London: Tuesday 6 November 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 6 November 2012

OK, so we're done with ghouls and fireworks, and while the Christmas lights may now be on in Oxford Street, festive things...

Today in London: Monday 5 November 2012
Today in London: Monday 5 November 2012

Love-or-hate popstar Robbie Williams is pressing an 'on' button wired to Oxford Street's Marmite-sponsored Christmas lights tonight. He's going to sing live...

Today in London: Sunday 4 November 2012
Today in London: Sunday 4 November 2012

There'll be more fireworks overhead tonight I'd imagine, the fifth falling on a Monday meaning we get three Guy Fawkes nights in...

Today in London: Saturday 3 November 2012
Today in London: Saturday 3 November 2012

Millions and billions of Guy Fawkes-themed mega-spectaculars are still rocketing across London's skyline tonight, even though I'm sure it was 'the fifth of...

Today in London: Friday 2 November 2012
Today in London: Friday 2 November 2012

So we may be several days shy of Bonfire Night, but November's first Friday is nevertheless a sparkling affair. The Natural History...

Today in London: Thursday 1 November 2012
Today in London: Thursday 1 November 2012

It's a First Thursday again today, and that means free admission to various East London galleries and (potential) free light refreshments thereat....

Today in London: Wednesday 31 October 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 31 October 2012

Love or hate Halloween and its sugary all-American-style trappings, you can't deny it's a damn fine premise for a themed movie party....

Today in London: Tuesday 30 October 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 30 October 2012

Oh dear, it's Devil's Night tonight, also known as Mischief or Hell's Night. So rather than tempt fate, shall we just press...

Today in London: Monday 29 October 2012
Today in London: Monday 29 October 2012

Hallowe'en may be getting very close now, but before the hauntings begin here are some fine cultural treats for one and all... TODAY'S...

Today in London: Sunday 28 October 2012
Today in London: Sunday 28 October 2012

The five-day Festival Of Lights Diwali begins today, and a lantern-lit Trafalgar Square will be hosting a special ceremonial to mark this...

Today in London: Saturday 27 October 2012
Today in London: Saturday 27 October 2012

So as we're all aware, the Halloween moon is fast on the rise. If you'd like to be on the rise with...

Today in London: Friday 26 October 2012
Today in London: Friday 26 October 2012

Friday 26 October is Worldwide Howl At The Moon Night, an occasion you might like to mark at one of London's many...

Today in London: Thursday 25 October 2012
Today in London: Thursday 25 October 2012

Mamma mia... it is indeed World Pasta Day, so I guess deciding what to have for tea tonight just became slightly easier....

Today in London: Wednesday 24 October 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 24 October 2012

Nations, unite! TW London has it on good, international authority that it's UN Day today, which means we - the world -...

Today in London: Tuesday 23 October 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 23 October 2012

It's international iPod Day (ie eleven years since the first iPod was so momentously 'unveiled'), which most likely means something celebratory is...

Today in London: Monday 22 October 2012
Today in London: Monday 22 October 2012

IT'S INTERNATIONAL CAPS LOCK DAY, WHICH IS WHY I'M TYPING LIKE... sorry, I'll stop. In (upper)case you didn't know, ICLD is a...

Today in London: Sunday 21 October 2012
Today in London: Sunday 21 October 2012

Hey, who knew, it's Reptile Awareness Day today, a time for compassion towards our cold-blooded co-planet-dwellers. If, on that basis, you'd like...

Today in London: Saturday 20 October 2012
Today in London: Saturday 20 October 2012

How did we get to be two-thirds through October already? The shops will be going all Christmas on us any day now....

Today in London: Friday 19 October 2012
Today in London: Friday 19 October 2012

Since - thanks to the BBC's 'Great British Bake-Off' - we're all baking mad at the moment, it seems apt that it's...

Today in London: Thursday 18 October 2012
Today in London: Thursday 18 October 2012

Well, it happens to be World Menopause Day at the moment, something we should all acknowledge with the deference it deserves. And now,...

Today in London: Wednesday 17 October 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 17 October 2012

It's Wear Something Gaudy Day today, a pretty niche special-day tailor-made for anyone wanting an official reason to go to the office...

Today in London: Tuesday 16 October 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 16 October 2012

Today marks World Food Day, an international occasion to consider our nutritional reserves, crops, wastage and that. And not just an excuse for a...

Today in London: Monday 15 October 2012
Today in London: Monday 15 October 2012

It's World Standards Day, which is more about celebrating (or maybe promoting) world standards in business, science and technology - another thing...

Today in London: Sunday 14 October 2012
Today in London: Sunday 14 October 2012

Some American advocates of hairlessness and liberty would argue that it's Be Bald & Free Day today, a mysterious phenomenon about which...

Today in London: Saturday 13 October 2012
Today in London: Saturday 13 October 2012

If you sensed an extra gory or undead note to the tone of today, it's because it is, in fact, World Zombie...

Today in London: Friday 12 October 2012
Today in London: Friday 12 October 2012

It's World Egg Day today, a day like any other but with extra boiled, devilled and/or poached oval delights. But delicious as...

Today in London: Thursday 11 October 2012
Today in London: Thursday 11 October 2012

If you've had your fill of digital rain, but are still in the mood from something arty, well, good news, because as...

Today in London: Wednesday 10 October 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 10 October 2012

If you thought today was Wednesday 10 Oct, you're mistaken. It's actually World Porridge Day, a novelty day with a non-novelty message...

Today in London: Tuesday 9 October 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 9 October 2012

It's World Post Day today, which, unfortunately, isn't to say your letters will be delivered any less late than usual. Still, who...

Today in London: Monday 8 October 2012
Today in London: Monday 8 October 2012

So, it's the City Showcase new music festival this week, with a great programme of new artists and bands, plus workshops galore...

Today in London: Sunday 7 October 2012
Today in London: Sunday 7 October 2012

Today is a time for lovey-dovey affirmations, it being You Matter To Me Day across the known world. And in that same...

Today in London: Saturday 6 October 2012
Today in London: Saturday 6 October 2012

Since in certain international circles it is World Card Making Day today, and has been since 2006, the craftily-minded population will most...

Today in London: Friday 5 October 2012
Today in London: Friday 5 October 2012

Global-novelty-day-of-the-day today is World Smile Day, which means all human beings on earth are obliged to beam continuously (and non-ironically) for 24...

Today in London: Thursday 4 October 2012
Today in London: Thursday 4 October 2012

Today - as you all must surely know - is World Animal Day, timed to coincide with the (posthumous - he's well...

Today in London: Wednesday 3 October 2012
Today in London: Wednesday 3 October 2012

It's International Balloons Around The World Day today, a celebration of balloon art no less. Yeah, not sure what to make of that...

Today in London: Tuesday 2 October 2012
Today in London: Tuesday 2 October 2012

It's officially Phileas Fogg's Wager Day, in that the big wager is made on 2 Oct in Jules Verne’s 'Around The World In...

Today in London: Monday 1 October 2012
Today in London: Monday 1 October 2012

The good old compact disc is officially 30 years old today (Abba's 'Gold' is the best selling compact disc of all time,...