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From Ian McKellen sharing anecdotes from his life in the spotlight to Sir Ranulph Fiennes on surviving in the wild, we've rounded up the most exciting London talks
A harrowing tale of innocence corrupted, English National Ballet’s Manon with Kenneth Macmillan’s masterful choreography returns to the London Coliseum
Cirque du Soleil travel to London's O2 Arena with Toruk, a prequel to James Cameron's Avatar: book tickets now
Sadler's Wells presents Yang Liping's Rite of Spring, a radical interpretation of Stravinsky's most famous score, that fuses contemporary dance with Asian folk elements
Book yourself a ticket to the most important event in the horticultural calendar
Sugar-laden pop-up The Chocolate Cocktail Club comes to Shoreditch for four months only, offering a range of chocolate-infused tipples
New immersive dining experience based on the hit show Game of Thrones comes to The Vaults in London
Enter into the debate on Europe and the environment with world experts at the Night of Ideas
The coming edition of Sadler’s Wells’ annual dance taster festival, Sadler’s Wells Sampled 2019, assembles another eclectic line-up on stage alongside public workshops throughout the theatre
Expect Puccini and Verdi at their best when the Spanish-born tenor reprises favourite arias on his international tour
Looking for the most romantic hotels near London? Valentine's Day might seem distant, but the best couples' rooms get booked up early
Adrian Lester stars in the UK premiere of Pultizer-winning play Cost of Living
Richard Alston Dance Company makes the first of its final two visits to Sadler’s Wells with Quartermark, presenting two new works and the return of Alston’s Proverb
A wine tasting experience with award-winning wine club Honest Grapes
Looking for romantic restaurants with a view? London has a feast of picturesque vistas, from skyline panoramas to leafy tree houses
From MI5 sleuthing to sun-soaked seventies disco, here are the kooky adventures and immersive experiences London will get in 2019
Songs, trios and the music of celebrated musician friends mark the pianist and composer's bicentenary
A barnstorming symphony and virtuoso piano concerto are performed with Russian spirit by a soloist and conductor who share the composers' roots
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical brings spontaneous song and silliness to the West End's The Other Palace
The UK's fastest-growing arts extravaganza returns with underground parties, comedy and theatre at The Vaults Festival 2019
The best choirs in Britain, and one from New Zealand, sing music that is powerful, inspiring and humorous too
Classical music gets alongside the jazz tradition at Pizza Express, with a new series of recitals
Surely one of the most anticipated visitors of 2019, the vibrant San Francisco Ballet returns to Sadler’s Wells with four mouth-watering programmes
Recuperate or celebrate New Year's Eve with this list of the best London hotels
Brace yourselves: it’s a big year for culture in London
Wondering where to go to see out 2018? From glossy parties to underground raves, here are some of the most exciting ways to spend New Year's Eve in London
Hit musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat returns to the West End
Trevor Nunn brings life, laughter and authenticity to a Fiddler on the Roof revival at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Immersive theatre company dotdotdot return to London with a new experience based on the best-selling album Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds
Secret Cinema have confirmed that our prediction was correct - Casino Royale will be their new immersive cinema experience for 2019
Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn bring star power to this bitter, bracing comedy about sibling rivalry
The Chemical Brothers, Christine and the Queens and Bon Iver headline All Points East 2019, the London music festival from the organisers of Coachella