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A welcome return of the stylish and genuinely funny production of Rossini's sparkling comedy, where youthful love triumphs over jealous old age
From a poptastic feminist musical to a sultry, starry Tennessee Williams revival: these are the new theatre shows to book now
As the UK prepares to leave the EU on 29 March, here’s where to enjoy the culture of our European neighbours while remaining marooned on British shores
From a teenager offering advice in Sex Education to a middle-aged couple reigniting their sex life in Wanderlust, here are some of the best sex comedies available on Netflix
Disney’s live-action remakes continue with Aladdin. Will Smith features alongside a group of rising stars
From Netflix-budget royalty in The Crown starring Olivia Colman, to Phoebe Waller Bridge's emotional cult comedy Fleabag, 2019 will an awesome year for female-led dramas
From Jake Gyllenhaal looking arty in Velvet Buzzsaw to Ellen Page's comic book resurrection in The Umbrella Academy, Netflix in February will be full of surreal and fantastic adventures
Pop song-writer supreme Max Martin presents new Shakespearean musical & Juliet exploring life after Romeo
If the offer is too good to be true, it's a con. But when Faust is down on his luck, he falls for such a deal, in Berlioz's timeless opera.
The National Theatre 2019 season brings exciting adaptations, long-lost masterpieces and sizzling new writing
These kids' fancy dress ideas go well beyond the typical princess or pirate – and beyond the ultra-shiny supermarket fancy dress looks you've come to expect
The Golden Globes and BAFTAs are behind us, the 2019 Oscars are soon here. Lists of winners and nominees aplenty, here's the guide to navigating awards season
In a major 2019 revival, Sir Peter Shaffer's Equus returns to Theatre Royal Stratford East courtesy of English Touring Theatre and award-winning director Ned Bennett
Opening the 69th Berlinale, Lone Scherfig's The Kindness of Strangers offers a well-meaning but misguided New York narrative
The acclaimed Beijing-based choreographer Tao Ye returns to Sadler’s Wells with his company TAO Dance Theater to present two pieces from its Numerical Series in 4 & 9
From the most chic catwalk cakes to the new Mariage Freres serving savoury and sweet delicacies infused with tea, these are London's best afternoon teas
A guide to the best things to do with children this Easter, to please tiny tots and teens alike. Watch this space for more events as they develop!
From old Hollywood glamour to the modern muse, these are the best swimwear brands 2019 is spotlighting
The ultimate guide to the best art exhibitions London has to offer this year
Flamenco maverick Israel Galván returns to Sadler’s Wells to flaunt his signature speedy footwork in La Fiesta, a work that pays homage to a great tradition of Spanish culture
Choreographer James Cousins weaves together three duets inspired by stories of separation for his latest contemporary dance offering at The Place, Epilogues
Celebrate 50 years of Black creativity in Britain at the major new Somerset House exhibition Get Up! Stand Up!
Mischief Theatre, award-winning purveyors of sell-out slapstick hilarity, are taking over the Vaudeville Theatre for a year-long run of three new productions
Ground-breaking performance artist Marina Abramović presents her latest work at Serpentine Galleries – but for one week only
From Mansur Gavriel's pastel bags to J Brand's famously well-fitting jeans, be the first at the door of these great London sample sales
A Pulitzer-winning study of American racial divides, poverty and industrial malaise transfers to West End after impressing at Donmar Warehouse
We round up some of the best dressed stars of awards season so far
Smash hit musical Dear Evan Hansen finally transfers to London, with a score written by La La Land's composer and lyricist
In The Lego Movie 2 the world is turned into a desert wasteland, and Emmett (Chris Pratt) has to save Lucy (Elizabeth Banks) from the dreaded Systar System
Josie Rourke directs a new production of the Broadway classic Sweet Charity for her farewell production as Donmar Artistic Director
Looking for things to do in London with the kids this March? We’ve rounded up the best the city has to offer.
Boy Erased sees Jared (Lucas Hedges) forced into conversion therapy by his conservative mother (Nicole Kidman) and Baptist preacher father (Russell Crowe)