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From the chance to hear Helen Mirren and Hilary Mantel live, to academics addressing the climate crisis, we round up the London talks to book now
Richard Gadd relives a fateful chance encounter in his autobiographical debut play, which comes to the West End after impressing at the Fringe
With Final Edition Richard Alston brings his dance company to Sadler’s Wells one last time before it’s wound up for good
Dirty Dancing, The Greatest Showman, The Sound of Music and more: every sing-along to know about in London this year
One of the most enthralling ballerinas dancing today, Alina Cojocaru, is joined by international ballet stars in a programme of old and new works at Sadler’s Wells
The UK's fastest-growing arts extravaganza, VAULT Festival, returns for 2020 with underground parties, comedy and theatre
A tribute to Australia and an evening of young composing and playing talent make up a pair of tune-packed concerts
Teen Drag Queen musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie is a young, fun and fresh celebration of being a little bit different
Kunene and the King transfers to Ambassadors Theatre after a five-star premiere in Stratford-upon-Avon
The iconoclastic Irish dance-maker Michael Keegan-Dolan makes a much anticipated return to Sadler’s Wells with his new work MÁM, a highlight of the latest Dublin Theatre Festival
Slapstick silliness and mishaps abound in Mischief Theatre's Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville Theatre
A water nymph falls for a mortal prince but can only live on land if she forsakes her beautiful voice in Dvorak's poignant opera
Canadian choreographer Crystal Pite and playwright Jonathon Young bring their much-anticipated new collaboration, Revisor, to Sadler’s Wells
Holly Blakey’s Cowpuncher My Ass, a post-punk deconstruction of Western movies dressed by the Vivienne Westwood House, comes to the Southbank’s Queen Elizabeth Hall
New production of Mozart's evergreen comedy by director Joe Hill-Gibbins boasts the best of British and guest artists
Dancer and choreographer Russell Maliphant returns to the intimate space of The Coronet Theatre for the third time with maliphantworks3, an evening of live and filmed performance
Welcome return to the Coliseum of Anthony Minghella's production of Puccini's tragedy. A young Japanese woman falls for an American officer, but their marriage is doomed
Kraftwerk 3D, Tame Impala, Iggy Pop and Johnny Marr among those headlining at All Points East 2020
It's never too early to get into music, and it comes naturally to kids. Here are the best events for musical adventures they'll never forget
A femme fatale is tempted when she finds a man who, unusually, does not fall for her. But when the tables are turned, the flirtation becomes deadly
Wondering where to go to see out 2019? From glossy parties to underground raves, here are some of the most exciting ways to spend New Year's Eve in London
A storm is brewing in Manor, a new dark comedy by Moira Buffini coming to the National Theatre
Nora Ephron's 1993 rom-com comes to life in a new musical adaptation of Sleepless in Seattle
The swinging romance of summer 1963 gears up to get London audiences dancing in July 2020
The Royal Ballet marries a new work by storytelling specialist Cathy Marston with a classic work of pure dance from American choreographer Jerome Robbins in its winter double bill
Viral white lies, small town spirit and a slice of pie: the new musicals giving West End long-runners a run for their money
The annual Ballet Icons Gala returns to the Coliseum in January, featuring a myriad international ballet stars in much-loved classics alongside contemporary works
After dazzling in New York, Jackie Sibblies Drury’s Fairview interrogates our preconceptions of race at the Young Vic
The ten best plays of 2019, featuring monologues, musicals and ingenious revivals
The musical adaptation of everyone’s favourite French film, Amélie, returns to the London stage for Christmas and stars Audrey Brisson as the determined young woman
The international soprano sings music from her native Russia and from the great Italian operatic repertoire in a rare solo recital in the capital
Sadler's Wells invites everybody to come up close and personal with dance in all its manifestations at its Sadler’s Wells Sampled weekend festival