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Print! Tearing it up

The death of print media has been heralded for the past decade but it is going through something of a revival, similar to the upturn in vinyl in recent years. This exhibition looks back at some of the classic print editions, revealing how glossy mags came into being while celebrating the burgeoning indie publishing scene currently in existence.

Event Location Somerset House

Event Address South Building , Somerset House , Strand , London  WC2R 1LA

Phone Number 020 7845 4600



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Starts: Wednesday 13th June 2018
Ends: Wednesday 22nd August 2018

As You Like It

Shakespeare’s As You Like It returns to the Globe with actor-director Michelle Terry starting off her reign with this forest based romcom. Deaf actor Nadia Nadarajah appears as noblewoman Celia with Jack Laskey as the heroine Rosalind and Bettrys Jones giving it his all as Orlando. Relative newbies Federay Holmes and Elle While direct this fairly experimental take on a classic play.

Event Location Shakespeare's Globe

Event Address 21 New Globe Walk , Bankside , London  SE1 9DT

Phone Number 020 7401 9919



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Starts: Friday 15th June 2018
Ends: Sunday 26th August 2018

The London Open 2018

No, not the UK's answer to the US Open but the return of a triennial event that will feature the work of 22 artists who put themselves forward for this always wonderful exhibition. On show this year will be a fantastic range of paintings, sculptures, video and performances, highlighting a diverse range of view points and artistic skill sets.

Event Location Whitechapel Gallery

Event Address Whitechapel Gallery , 77-82 Whitechapel High St , London   E1 7QX



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Starts: Wednesday 13th June 2018
Ends: Sunday 26th August 2018

A Celebration Of British Artists

100 works by some of Britain's most cherished artists go on display for "All Too Human: Bacon, Freud and a Century of Painting Life". None of these paintings have been seen for over 50 years, focusing on Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon. Other artists included in the exhibition are: Stanley Spencer, Walter Sickert, Frank Auerbach and others, telling the story of 20th century figurative painting.

Event Location Tate Britain

Event Address Millbank , London  SW1P 4RG

Phone Number 020 7887 8888



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Starts: Wednesday 28th February 2018
Ends: Monday 27th August 2018

An Artist Collaboration

'Somewhere In Between' brings together four collaborations featuring both artists and scientists for this springs exhibition at the Wellcome Collection. Daria Martin, Martina Amati, John Walter and Maria McKinney will all have their work on display. It will look at how artists as a whole affect the human experience, provoking thought about our sexual health, our senses and the food chain we live within.

Event Location Wellcome Collection

Event Address 183 Euston Road , London  NW1 2BE

Phone Number 020 7611 2222



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Starts: Thursday 8th March 2018
Ends: Monday 27th August 2018

The Last Days of Anne Boleyn

For 17 days a theatrical spectacle will take place on the very spot where Anne Boleyn spent her last days. The show lasts for 35 minutes and leans heavily on Henry VIII's Tudor Court as a source of inspiration. It tells the story of Boleyn from the moment she was imprisoned through to her trial and final execution.

Event Location Tower Of London

Event Address The Tower Of London , London  EC3N 4AB

Phone Number 0844 482 7777



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Starts: Sunday 6th May 2018
Ends: Tuesday 28th August 2018

Time To Hit The Beach

Neverland returns to Fulham in London, an urban beach complete with cabanas, beach huts, daybeds and a whole lof ot sand. Jimmy Garcia's pop-up restaurant, the BBQ Club, will be serving up delicious beer, cocktails and a hearty brunch. Or you can turn your hand to yoga, circuit sessions, glitter artists, cocktail classes, sand sculpting and much more.

Event Location Neverland London

Event Address Wandsworth Bridge Road , London  SW6 2TY



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Starts: Saturday 5th May 2018
Ends: Friday 31st August 2018

A Very Brief Encounter

Noel Coward's Brief Encounter returns to the London stage at the Empire Cinema Haymarket, directed by Emma Rice and starring Jim Sturgeon and Isabel Pollen. It switches beween live action the scenes from David Lean's classic 1945 film adaptation.

Event Location Empire Cinema Haymarket

Event Address Empire Cinema Haymarket , 63-65 Haymarket , London  SW1Y 4RL



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Starts: Friday 2nd March 2018
Ends: Sunday 2nd September 2018

General Events

The Post Office's abandoned subterranean railway is now being opened to the public. It ran for 80 years until closing in 2003 between Whitechapel and Paddington, moving the city's post along its lines. One for train and postal geeks alike.

Event Location Not Listed

Event Address Phoenix Place , London  WC1X 0DL

Phone Number 0300 0300 700



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Starts: Monday 4th September 2017
Ends: Tuesday 4th September 2018

The Life of Picasso

'Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy' has been described by Tate Modern as one of the most important shows every staged at the gallery - which is something to sit up and take notice of. Visitors go through the year of 1932 in detail - noted as the most significant year of Picasso's career - revealling 100 paintings, sculptures and his work on paper. A rare chance to see the work that made the painter such an influence force in the art world throughout the 20th century.

Event Location Tate Modern

Event Address Bankside , London  SE1 9TG

Phone Number 020 7887 8888



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Starts: Thursday 8th March 2018
Ends: Sunday 9th September 2018

Heroes To The Rescue

The rise of the superheroes continues with every passing year, breaking box office records with almost every release. This O2 exhibiton features props, model and sketches used in the DC Entertainment films, which includes Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman. Every room features items for each of the characters giving you a closer look of the magic that goes into making the films.

Event Location The O2

Event Address The O2 , Peninsula Square , London  SE10 0DX

Phone Number 0844 856 0202



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Starts: Thursday 12th April 2018
Ends: Sunday 9th September 2018

The Creative Genius of Terry Gilliam Season

Fans of the ex-Monty Python member can revel in this festival solely dedicated to the work of Terry Gilliam. It will be covering all of his weird and wonderful cinematic worlds that saw him become one of the most revered directors of the past 30 years, sharing your love of his work with those of a similar mind.

Event Location Deptford Cinema

Event Address Deptford Cinema , 39 Deptford Broadway , London  SE8 4PQ



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Starts: Sunday 6th May 2018
Ends: Sunday 9th September 2018

Zip Across London

Zip Now London's 225 metre zip line is not only the largest, but also the fastest city line in the world. It stands 35 metres off the ground and sends you zooming along at around 30mph. Of course, it is completely safe with lots of staff available to ensure you are secure and fully kitted out before heading off.

Event Location Archbishop's Park

Event Address Archbishop's Park , Carlisle Lane , London  SE1 7LE



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Starts: Thursday 7th June 2018
Ends: Sunday 9th September 2018

Sensational Butterflies

The Sensational Butterflies exhibition returns to the Natural History Museum, allowing visitors to get close to a range of exotic butterflies, from swallowtails through to blue morphos. Many of these come from as far and wide as Asia, America and Africa. Children can take part in the many games on offer, allowing them to have fun while learning about the amazing world of butterflies.

Event Location Natural History Museum

Event Address Cromwell Road , London  SW7 5BD

Phone Number 020 7942 5000



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Starts: Wednesday 13th June 2018
Ends: Sunday 16th September 2018

Time To Have A Ball

With one million balls, a ball pit waterfall and two private ball pits, one thing you won't be short of at BallieBallerson is balls! It's the biggest adult ball-pit in London, also serving delicious cocktails to boot. Now situated on Curtain Rd, Shoreditch, pop along and enjoy the bumping music and dive into a sea of balls all night long.



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Starts: Sunday 1st October 2017
Ends: Saturday 22nd September 2018

British Library

A family friendly event at the British Library, Poetry Remix is a drop-in session suitable for those aged 5-11 years with James Bulley and Helen Frosi posing experiments with collage and cutting up using everyday materials to make poetry fun. Then perform your poetry with image and sound.

Event Location British Library

Event Address The British Library , 96 Euston Road , London  NW1 2DB

Phone Number 01937 546546



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Starts: Saturday 23rd September 2017
Ends: Sunday 23rd September 2018

Harry Potter Mad

The Harry Potter Tour at the Warner Brother Studios in London is taken over by the fourth film in the series - ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’. The makeover will be open from Easter allowing visitors the chance to see the Goblet in the Great Hall. Special effects demonstrations will reveal some of the tricks from the film, along with a whole host of costumes and props, as well as the Prefects' Bathroom and Tom Riddle's grave.

Event Location Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter

Event Address Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter , Studio Tour Drive , Leavesden , London   WD25 7LR



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Starts: Friday 30th March 2018
Ends: Sunday 23rd September 2018

Enid Marx Exhibition

The work of designer and painter Enid Marx will be on display for this long running exhibition, featuring 150 pieces - many of which have never been seen by the public before now. It runs until late September so there is no excuse to miss it.

Event Location House of Illustration

Event Address 2 Granary Square , Kings Cross , London  N1C 4BH

Phone Number 020 3696 2020



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Starts: Friday 25th May 2018
Ends: Sunday 23rd September 2018

Midnight Apothecary

Brunel Museum's rooftop garden opens up for the summer where visitors can enjoy botanical cocktails, toasting marshmallows, campfires and Greek street food before heading down into the the subterranean Brunel tunnel.

Event Location Brunel Museum

Event Address Brunel Museum , Railway Avenue , London  SE16 4LF



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Starts: Saturday 5th May 2018
Ends: Saturday 29th September 2018

Summer of Sound on The Roof

On top of John Lewis' Oxford Street store, The Gardening Society turn their rooftop into a live music venue. There'll be loads of gigs throughout the summer, immersive studio spaces and lovely fried chicken from Butchies.

Event Location John Lewis

Event Address John Lewis , 300 Oxford St , London  W1A 1EX



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Starts: Saturday 1st September 2018
Ends: Saturday 29th September 2018

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