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More details - The Chess Player
Imprisoned in solitary confinement by Nazis, a stolen book of chess games becomes The Prisoner’s only way to cling to sanity. Fighting madness, he chooses schizophrenia, surviving by dividing his mind into two feuding chess masters.
Tristan Bates Theatre 1A Tower St, Covent Garden
Today to Sat 17 Nov

More details - EARTH
EARTH is an exciting collaborative exhibition between two established art dealers: MORGAN-DAVIES ART and LAFONTAINE CONTEMPORARY ART. They bring their knowledge and combined expertise of 35 years in the art world, under their collective brand 4WALLS, to curate this extraordinary show. ?
93 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London
Today to Sun 18 Nov

More details - Super Duper Close Up
An explosion of live film-making, hypnotic movement and memoir fiction, Super Duper Close Up is the story of a woman’s journey through a labyrinth of click-bait and pop cliché that asks: what’s a girl to do when everything is so perfect yet coming apart at the seams?
The Yard Theatre, Unit 2A Queen’s Yard, London
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Sat 24 Nov

More details - La Tragédie de Carmen
A reimagining of Bizet’s famous masterpiece, by Peter Brook. The intense and tragic tale of the four characters who lie at the heart of the original story plays out in a thought-provoking drama of unhinged love and jealousy.
The Vaults Theatre, Leake St, Lambeth
Today and Wed 14 Nov

More details - Pop-Up Opera: La Tragédie de Carmen
Pop-Up Opera return this autumn with a reimagining of Bizet’s famous masterpiece La Tragédie de Carmen. In 1981 Peter Brook collaborated with composer Marius Constant to reimagine this emotive opera and, now, Pop-Up Opera will stage this stripped back incarnation.
The Vaults, Launcelot Street, London
Today and Wed 14 Nov

More details - Teenage Fanclub
Teenage Fanclub + special guests. Artists performing: Teenage Fanclub.: Tickets avaiable.
Electric Ballroom, London
Today to Thu 15 Nov

More details - Cuckoo
Directed by Debbie Hannan (Things of Dry Hours, Young Vic; The Session, Soho Theatre; Who Cares, Royal Court), Cuckoo is from the distinctive new comic voice of debut playwright Lisa Carroll.
Soho Theatre, 21 Dean Street, London
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Sat 24 Nov, Mon 26 Nov to Sat 1 Dec, Mon 3 Dec to Sat 8 Dec

More details - Lauren Baker ELECTRIC Solo Show
Showcasing her new works created exclusively for this exhibition alongside her most celebrated light art, ELECTRIC takes the viewer on an ethereal and dynamic journey of life. The exhibition will include her famous positive mantras in neon "I Love you to the Moon and Back" and "You Blow My Mind".
Box Galleries, 402 King’s Road, Chelsea, London
Today to Fri 30 Nov

More details - The Wind in the Willows
The classic tale of friendship and bravery.  When Mole abandons spring cleaning for the delights of the  riverbank, he has no idea of the adventures that lie ahead. With Toad’s obsession for all things fast causing chaos (poop, poop!
Polka Theatre 240 The Broadway Wimbledon London
Today to Mon 7 Jan 2019

Fulham Opera present Verdi’s Don Carlo More details - Fulham Opera present Verdi's Don Carlo
A new production of Verdi’s remarkable opera Don Carlo. Directed by Lewis Reynolds Musically Directed and with a new score for 11-piece orchestra by Ben Woodward.
St John’s Church, Fulham
Today, Fri 16 Nov, Sun 18 Nov
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More details - Society of Fulham Artists & Potters Autumn Art Exhibition & Sale
The Society of Fulham Painters & Potters More details - The Society of Fulham Painters & Potters The Society of Fulham Artists and Potters are exhibiting their works which are all for sale. FREE ENTRY All the work is unique and of high quality. The paintings can be in watercolour, gauche, acrylic or oils.
The Exhibition Hall, Fulham Library, Fulham Road, Fulham
Today to Sun 18 Nov

More details - The Equality Exhibition
An evolving exhibition which walks you through history uncovering the major events that have prompted changes to UK laws relating to equality and diversity. The exhibition is completely free to enter.
York House Wolsey Park Tolpits Lane Watford
Today to Fri 16 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Fri 23 Nov

More details - Exhibition: Gayle Chong Kwan’s The People’s Forest fulfilled
An exhibition recording events and themes from artist Gayle Chong Kwan’s project The People’s Forest previously seen at the Barbican, William Morris Gallery and in Epping Forest itself.
The View, 6 Rangers Road, Chingford
Today to Mon 7 Jan 2019

More details - Laura Jean
Laura Jean. Artists performing: Laura Jean.: Tickets avaiable.
Sebright Arms, London

More details - Shakey Graves - The Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour
Shakey Graves - The Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour Tour plus guests. Artists performing: Shakey Graves.: Tickets avaiable.
KOKO, London

More details - Over The Rhine
Over The Rhine + Special Guests. Artists performing: Over The Rhine.: Tickets avaiable.
Union Chapel, London, , London

More details - Within Temptation
Within Temptation Plus Special Guest. Artists performing: Within Temptation.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Academy Brixton, London

More details - Vance Joy
Vance Joy plus Rae Morris. Artists performing: Vance Joy.: Tickets avaiable.
Alexandra Palace, London

More details - Blanco White
Blanco White Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Blanco White.: Tickets avaiable.
Village Underground, London

More details - Tide Lines
Tide Lines. Artists performing: Tide Lines.: Tickets avaiable.
The Borderline, London

More details - Misty Moon Presents: An Evening with Jo Burt
Ex Black Sabbath, Freddie Mercury and Troggs musician Jo Burt tells some unique and fascinating stories from his rock & roll career, together with performing beautiful acoustic versions of not only his own songs from his three solo studio albums, but also his versions of some of the biggest chart hits that shaped his
Phoenix Artist Club 1 Phoenix Street

More details - Corofin Wines - Free tasting
Mike Paterson is the winemaker at Corofin Vineyard in Marlborough and from his early days, he always had a desire to create a wine business that didn’t compromise on quality to make something truly authentic. Flash forward to 2018 and that is exactly what he’s done with his partner Anna.
Pop Box, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, Brixton

More details - Magic Mike Live – Tuesday 13th November
Magic Mike Live is a high-end production show in a state-of-the-art venue with some of the most talented dancers from around the world performing amazing choreography amidst over-the-top production values.
Cranbourn St, Leicester Square

More details - Alex Clare
Alex Clare Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Alex Clare.: Tickets avaiable.
Bush Hall, London

More details - Mansionair
Mansionair Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Mansionair.: Tickets avaiable.
Scala London, London

More details - Flasher
Flasher + Guests. Artists performing: Flasher.: Tickets avaiable.
The Lexington, London

More details - Giant LEGO Brick Animal Trail
Sat 6 October - Sun 18 November The amazing Giant LEGO® brick animals are back with three NEW friends - Sam the short-eared owl, Walter the water vole and Skye the stork.
WWT London Wetland Centre Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, Barnes, London
Today to Sun 18 Nov

More details - Survey
Jerwood Charitable Foundation announces a major new survey exhibition presenting new works by 15 early-career artists from across the UK. Survey provides its largest review of contemporary art practice in its 12 years of programming, spanning a breadth of disciplines.
Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London
Today to Fri 30 Nov

More details - Dissolution
Tyburn Gallery is pleased to present Dissolution, a solo exhibition by Michele Mathison. Informed by his own migratory experience living primarily in South Africa and Zimbabwe, Mathison’s sculptures and installations form a visual language commenting on both the personal and political.
Tyburn Gallery, 26 Barrett Street
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Tue 20 Nov to Sat 24 Nov, Tue 27 Nov to Sat 1 Dec

More details - The Wolves
By Sarah deLappe Directed by Ellen McDougall Stretch, squat, lunge, kick, the girls are warming up, a pack of teenage warriors ready for battle and out to score some goals.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford London
Today to Sat 17 Nov

More details - Peter Pan and Other Lost Children
The exhibition will feature two very talented Edwardian female illustrators. Alice Bolingbroke Woodward was the first illustrator of the story of Peter Pan. She illustrated many books between 1895 and the 1930s including a new edition of Alice in Wonderland.
Heath Robinson Museum, 50 West End Lane, PINNER (In Pinner Memorial Park)
Today to Sun 18 Nov

More details - Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill
Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill, Masterpieces from Horace Walpole’s Collection 20 October 2018 – 24 February 2019 This exhibition brings back to Strawberry Hill some of the most important masterpieces in Horace Walpole’s famous and unique collection for a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.
Strawberry Hill House & Garden 268 Waldegrave Road Twickenham
Today to Sun 16 Dec

More details - Sue Williams: New Paintings
Skarstedt London is pleased to announce an exhibition of new paintings by American artist Sue Williams in October, demonstrating her continued interest in exploring the fluid boundary between figuration and abstraction.
Skarstedt Gallery, 8 Bennet Street
Today to Sat 24 Nov

More details - Wimbledon Library Film Club
Brand new Wimbledon Library Film Club. Screening of short films & independent feature films. Screenings followed by Q&A with the directors.
Wimbletech, 5 Compton road

More details - Rebecca Ward Solo Exhibition at Ronchini Gallery
Ronchini Gallery is proud to present Silhouettes its third solo exhibition of works by the American artist Rebecca Ward.
Ronchini Gallery 22 Dering Street
Today to Thu 15 Nov

More details - All the Arts Saturday Performers Academy
By popular demand, Greater London’s Award Winning training Academy has now launched a brand new performance company for budding young stars ages 4-18yrs.
The Centre, 435 Footscray road
Today and Wed 14 Nov

More details - Bede Photographic Exhibition
Taken from the Bede archive, selected images over the last 80 years show characters and places that made up Bede’s community, as well as some of our work during that time.
Deli Felice Cafe, 40 Albion Street, Rotherhithe
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Sat 24 Nov, Mon 26 Nov to Fri 30 Nov

More details - Michelangelo Pistoletto: Origins and Consequences
Mazzoleni is pleased to announce the exhibition Michelangelo Pistoletto: Origins and Consequences curated by Alberto Fiz.
Mazzoleni, 27 Albemarle Street, London
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Sat 24 Nov

More details - William Tillyer: The Golden Striker and Esk Paintings
‘The Golden Striker and Esk Paintings’ is a special exhibition of new works by acclaimed British artist William Tillyer, staged in celebration of Tillyer’s 80th birthday this September.
Bernard Jacobson Gallery 28 Duke Street St. James’s London
Today to Sat 24 Nov

More details - Billy Bishop Goes To War
Coinciding with the centenary of the end of World War I, Proud Haddock are reviving Billy Bishop Goes To War as part of their War Season and Jermyn Street Theatre’s Rebels Season.
Jermyn Street Theatre, 16b Jermyn Street, London
Today to Sat 17 Nov, Mon 19 Nov to Sat 24 Nov

More details - Exhibition: Returning from the War – beyond the 11th hour
Find out about Forest Keepers who returned to Epping Forest after the Great War, what we know about their war experiences and their return to a working life in the Forest. An exhibition to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge, Rangers Road, Chingford
Today to Fri 30 Nov

More details - Exhibition: The colour of nature
An exhibition of paintings by Sue Mayne inspired by nature and the changing seasons in Epping Forest.
The View, 6 Rangers Road, Chingford
Today to Sun 2 Dec

More details - Family Ticket Offer
Grab a Family Ticket and treat your little ’uns to enjoy discounted tickets to see the biggest new U, PG and 12A releases without breaking the bank. When booking, the Family Ticket will automatically be added to your basket when your group matches the requirements to get the ticket.
Rich Mix 35-47 Bethnal Green Road London
Today to Fri 28 Dec

More details - Voila! Europe 2018
Voila! Europe is an annual theatre rendez-vous in London, bringing together British and European theatre makers. Our curated programme is a border-busting mix of multicultural, multilingual, and multidisciplinary performance.
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street
Today to Sun 18 Nov

More details - Family Guided and Audio Tours
The Houses of Parliament is a fantastic place for a family day out in London with the children. Ever wondered where Guy Fawkes hid before he tried to blow up Parliament? Want to see the very spot where Charles I was tried and found guilty of treason?
Houses of Parliament London
Today to Fri 28 Dec

More details - Household Division Concert Series - Army Strings (CWSO)
The Countess of Wessex’s String Orchestra (CWSO) was created on 1 April 2014 as part of recent changes within the Corps of Army Music. This is a concert dedicated to our dear friend and colleague Nick Whitehead.
The Guards Chapel Wellington Barracks Birdcage Walk
Wed 14 Nov

More details - Creativity photography exhibition
All art is subjective and we fully expect visitors to be challenged by the work on display. Some images may be considered beautiful, while others are thought-provoking; some may even challenge your perception on what constitutes a photographic image.
5 & 7 New Square Bedfont Lakes Feltham
Wed 14 Nov to Sun 18 Nov

More details - Trudy and the Romance
Trudy and the Romance. Artists performing: Trudy and the Romance.: Tickets avaiable.
The Moth Club, London
Wed 14 Nov

More details - Magic Mike Live – Wednesday 14th November
Empowering and exhilarating, Magic Mike Live is a scorching, immersive, dance and acrobatic spectacular that will leave you breathless. Whether you’re looking for the perfect date night or an unforgettable girls night out, with this show, the woman is always on top.
Cranbourn St, Leicester Square
Wed 14 Nov

More details - Rebecca Gibb MW - Talk & Tasting
Hot off the press and top of our reading list right now is the latest piece of magic from Master of Wine Rebecca Gibb – The Wines of New Zealand. In this book Gibb takes us on an in-depth liquid journey of the country’s winemaking history and brings us right up to her favourite wines of 2018.
Pop Box, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, Brixton
Wed 14 Nov

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