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The best orchestras on the planet head for London with exciting programmes and tremendous soloists. Book now for a world tour in music – here are our favourites
The world's top orchestras and solo artists unveil their programmes for London, and there is something for every musical taste
Don't miss out on these talks happening in September
Here's a pick of top big-name events at the world's largest music festival
The symphonies and concertos no music-lover should be without, played live at the Royal Albert Hall
Tough it out with the Sharks and the Jets in Bernstein's West Side Story or marvel at the bravery of a heroine in Handel's Theodora
Sun, friends, tunes – bliss: your definitive guide to the summer's best day parties
One eater's nirvana is another's dog's dinner
Oh what a beautiful opera house... Oklahoma! opens the season, plus a Verdi spectacle and Gounod's response to Shakespeare
A new opera based on the Jack the Ripper story puts the women in the foreground in a season that questions male power
Brian Vernal on stage vs screen, pre-show nerves and getting into acting
Listen up: From Björk to Charlotte Gainsbourg standout acts abound at the best London music festivals – buy your tickets now
With her incredible voice, unrivalled dance moves and otherworldly presence, Beyoncé is the star woman across the world unite in fawning over
Hold on to your sorting hats and get ready to book Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets on the Friday Forty deal
William Shakespeare, Ingmar Bergman, Tennesse Williams and Gore Vidal: the best of this week's new theatre
The best literary events in London. The author of Fire and Fury, feminist icon Laura Bates and Julian Barnes are all speaking soon. We'll be hanging on every word
Everything you need to know about booking the Royal Opera House spring 2018 season: from operas to ballets
There's another chance to see two impressive new plays as Beginning and Mary Stuart transfer to the West End
As the world premiere of The Nutcracker and I, by Alexandra Dariescu looms tantalisingly close, we talk to some of the artists bringing us a Nutcracker like no other
Wigmore Hall is London's premier venue for chamber music. But these top names sell out quickly.... Book now for the outstanding events from January to July 2018
Christmas brings that most loved of all seasonal ballets, The Nutcracker. But with four productions on offer in London this year, which to pick? Here’s our guide
As the country pays tribute to those who gave their lives, London venues, galleries and concert halls play host to a series of commemorative events
From Rory Kinnear's Macbeth to a debut play about West Indian family rituals: here's what to book from the National Theatre new season
New writing, a modern classic and a revamped Restoration Comedy make for an exciting new season of theatre at the Donmar Warehouse
Book ahead for services at Westminster Abbey and St Paul's, plus all you need to know for making your pilgrimage to all London's best Christmas concerts
Booking for the 61st BFI London Film Festival is open. Here's our pick of the latest and greatest films that are going to sell out fast
Dance Umbrella 2017 has just announced the programme for this year’s festival, with an eclectic selection of performers taking over a variety of unlikely London venues
Wahaca Mexican Day of the Dead Celebration at Tobacco Dock was the ultimate fiesta
Make way for Tyler The Creator: London 2015 gets a visit from the enfant terrible of LA's rap scene.
Taylor Swift, Paul Weller and Ellie Goulding have already been announced. The latest to join the BST 2015 lineup is Kylie Minogue: Hyde Park to host the Aussie pop princess, along with Grace Jones.
A love letter to London: three short plays merge drama and live music as City Stories returns to the St James Studio.
Our rundown of family maritime events at the National Maritime Museum and everyone's favourite tea-clipper...