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

26 February 2014

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

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

8 November 2013

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

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

22 October 2013

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

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

24 September 2013

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

Stephen Makin: Circus Maximus
Stephen Makin: Circus Maximus

8 May 2013

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

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe: Celebrating with Counterculture50 at Ovalhouse
Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe: Celebrating with Counterculture50 at Ovalhouse

30 January 2013

In 2013, London's Ovalhouse celebrates fifty years of hosting pioneering Fringe performances with Counterculture50, a collection of plays marking each decade that...

Beyond The Joke: Where theatre and stand-up meet
Beyond The Joke: Where theatre and stand-up meet

10 January 2013

This week Camden People's Theatre play host to a new festival called Beyond The Joke, which promises performances that fall into a...

 
Friday 26 September 2014 in London
Friday 26 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... ART: Nathan Sawaya - Art Of The Brick | Truman Brewery |...

Thursday 25 September 2014 in London
Thursday 25 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... ART EXHIBITION: Witches & Wicked Bodies | British Museum | 25 Sep...

Wednesday 24 September 2014 in London
Wednesday 24 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: Greenwich Comedy Festival | National Maritime Museum | 24-28 Sep Stewart Lee is...

Saturday 13 September 2014 in London
Saturday 13 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY/MUSIC: The Axis Of Awesome – Viva La Vida Loca Las Vegas...

Thursday 11 September 2014 in London
Thursday 11 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... ART: Late Turner - Painting Set Free | Tate Britain | 11...

Thursday 4 September 2014 in London
Thursday 4 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: Comedy In The Attic w/ Alfie Brown | Hackney Attic |...

Tuesday 2 September 2014 in London
Tuesday 2 September 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: The Lost Treasures Of The Black Heart | The Black Heart,...

Friday 29 August 2014 in London
Friday 29 August 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... CABARET: The Not Television Festival | Chelsea Theatre | 29-31 Aug (pictured) Bringing...

Friday 15 August 2014 in London
Friday 15 August 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... DANCE: Mariinsky Ballet - Cinderella | Royal Opera House | 15-16 Aug Formerly...

Monday 4 August 2014 in London
Monday 4 August 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: Camden Fringe - Professor Bennison's Life Of Pi | Camden Head...

Saturday 2 August 2014 in London
Saturday 2 August 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY/FESTIVAL: Phoenix Fringe | The Phoenix, Cavendish Square | 2-9 Aug A closer-to-home Fringe...

Monday 28 July 2014 in London
Monday 28 July 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: Anthony Jeselnik | Soho Theatre | 28 Jul - 2 Aug...

Friday 18 July 2014 in London
Friday 18 July 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are... COMEDY: Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall - Success Arms | Soho Theatre | 18-19 Jul Though...

Saturday 12 July 2014 in London
Saturday 12 July 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: Chelsea Handler - Uganda Be Kidding Me | London Palladium |...

Friday 11 July 2014 in London
Friday 11 July 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY/FESTIVAL: Balham Comedy Festival | The Bedford, Balham | 11-19 Jul The Bedford...

Friday 20 June 2014 in London
Friday 20 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... MUSIC/FESTIVAL: The Camden Crawl | various locations | 20-21 Jun Whilst the Camden-wide...

Sunday 15 June 2014 in London
Sunday 15 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: Downstairs At The King's Head w/ Caroline Mabey + Kai Humphreys...

Saturday 14 June 2014 in London
Saturday 14 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: The Saturday Night Show w/ Bridget Christie + Joe Lycett + Phil...

Friday 13 June 2014 in London
Friday 13 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... FESTIVAL: James Lavelle's Meltdown | Southbank Centre | 13-22 Jun (pictured) And so...

Saturday 7 June 2014 in London
Saturday 7 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: Live At The Chapel w/ David O'Doherty + Tony Law +...

Friday 6 June 2014 in London
Friday 6 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: Ladies Live Longer - Volunteerology | Canal Cafe Theatre | 6-7...

Sunday 1 June 2014 in London
Sunday 1 June 2014 in London

And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are.... COMEDY: Mark Cooper-Jones - Geography Teacher | Hen & Chickens Theatre |...

Sunday 4 May 2014 in London
Sunday 4 May 2014 in London

Movies and munchies? Oh yes, in amongst this batch of ThisWeek tipped shows.... COMEDY/MUSIC FESTIVAL: Gillespie Gathering feat Kevin Eldon + John Hegley, Gillespie...

Saturday 3 May 2014 in London
Saturday 3 May 2014 in London

Plenty of comedy and a hip hop dance showdown appear in ThisWeek's tipped events for today in London... COMEDY: The Saturday Night show feat...

Friday 2 May 2014 in London
Friday 2 May 2014 in London

Musical revivals, modern musical treats and some unmasked comics all appear in this batch of ThisWeek TODAY IN LONDON tips... THEATRE: Pajama Game,...

Thursday 1 May 2014 in London
Thursday 1 May 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events for this here May Day in London (ie proper May Day, rather than the Bank Holiday that also takes...

Monday 28 April 2014 in London
Monday 28 April 2014 in London

ThisWeek's tipped events for this most Monday of days are as follows, with the kick off of an Edinburgh preview fest, a little...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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:...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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,...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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:...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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'...

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...

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...

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'...

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 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...

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...

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: 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...

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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

Yep, people, here we go again, more tips... TODAY'S COMEDY CHOICES ARGComFest, Barfly, 6-7 Jul (pictured) There's no other way to say it; this is,...

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: 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: 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: 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...

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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...

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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,...

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...

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...

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 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...

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: 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...

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) -...

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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...