Whispers of the day
Preview: In the new SCAPEGOATING PICTURES Gilbert and George exhibition, London sees the return of their East End 'art for all' to White Cube.
As it enters its eighth year, and the line-up of free gigs becomes ever more incredible, we talk you through how to get tickets for iTunes Festival 2014
Soho Theatre presents 36 different events over the fourth Soho Literary Festival this September. Holly Kyte divulges what's on this year's lineup
Preview: 'Some Like it Hot' will show at BFI Southbank throughout July 2014.
Caitlin Moran, Lena Dunham and other writers on women behaving badly are tearing up the rule book for 'girlitude', writes Laura Tennant
As Jagger jokingly lays into the Pythons for attempting a long-awaited comeback, we look at the best and the worst artistic reunions of all time
With a spate of sandy stretches cropping up all over the capital, we've chosen the three best fake beaches in London as the hottest day of the year descends
Conchita Wurst, Jean-Paul Gaultier's new muse, Laverne Cox, transgender star of the hottest soap on TV, and the Buffalo Girls on tour...Dasha Lisitsina on why drag is the new black
As the annual indecision over which books to pack for your holiday descends, we break down the top ten non-fiction best summer books 2014
Writer Dame Hilary Mantel and actress Dame Harriet Walter discuss the art of characterisation in literature and performance, chaired by playwright Timberlake Wertenbaker.
In the know: things to do in London this week, selected by the Culture Whisper team
Gender-blind casting or 'regendered' theatre – think Henry IV (Donmar) or The White Devil (RSC) – is the latest trend for London theatre 2014, writes Alicia Queiro
The perfect summer gift for culture lovers, teachers, him or her: Culture Whisper Annual Membership for £65
As the world mourns the loss of a literary giant, we pay tribute to her long and courageous career with a list of the ten most inspiring Nadine Gordimer quotes