You have reached the limit of free articles.
To enjoy unlimited access to Culture Whisper plus a pair of free tickets to a London event sign up for FREE.
Find out more about Culture Whisper
Sign up by Email or Facebook.
Thanks for signing up to Culture Whisper.
Please check your inbox for a confirmation email and click the link to verify your account.
Composer Gerald Barry on discovering books and music, and two forthcoming Royal Opera House productions
In Hotel Mumbai, Dev Patel and Armie Hammer face off against terrorists in the Taj Palace Hotel. Based on the events of the 2008 Lashkar-e-Taiba attacks in India
With Criminal, Netflix travels across four countries to provide 12 stories of extraordinary crime: all set within the interrogation room. David Tennant stars
An exhilarating variety of work in Sadler's Wells Spring 2020 season. Tickets go on sale on 14 October
Experience London’s boutique hotels without breaking the bank. Here's where to find rooms for under £150 per night
Here's our easy guide to the best pregnancy-safe skincare and nail products that help you glide through your nine months (almost) with ease
Our round-up of the best alternative advent calendars for kids this Christmas
Infinity London: this sky-high pool is the first 360-degree infinity pool in the world
From the return of Jesse Pinkman in El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie to Meryl Streep's fight against international fraud in The Laundromat, Netflix in October is full of crime
Playwright Inua Ellams re-imagines Chekhov's Three Sisters against the backdrop of Nigeria's Biafran Civil War
The Ivy's all-new Asian concept restaurant and bar is opening this November, with a mouth-watering Asian menu and dazzling interiors
From the cookery course Kate Middleton attended to the session in a Michelin-starred kitchen, we round up the best cooking classes for kids and adults alike
From street-style spotting at Lamb's Conduit to exploring brand new shops in Westbourne Grove, here's our roundup of the coolest streets in London
After impressing with Summer and Smoke, director Rebecca Frecknall reimagines The Duchess of Malfi at Almeida Theatre
The touring Vagina Museum gets a permanent home in London’s Camden Market this autumn. Expect vulva-shaped artworks and talks on body positivity
Alexander Zeldin's trilogy of potent stories about society's most vulnerable people concludes with Faith, Hope and Charity
In BBC's Dublin Murders, Killian Scott and Sarah Greene star as detectives investigating a series of horrifying murders. And it's just in time for Halloween
With the recent listing of real-life Downton Abbey – Highclere Castle – on Airbnb, we round up incredible properties you can stay in overnight
Lyndsey Turner directs a revival of Far Away featuring costumes designed by London College of Fashion students
Shakespeare's Richard III gets an all-American high-school update in Teenage Dick at the Donmar Warehouse
In episode 3, DS Steve Fulcher (Martin Freeman) goes on a drive with murderer Christopher Halliwell (Joe Absolom) and hears some horrifying revelations
Dulwich Picture Gallery announces an exhibition that explores the history of photography through depictions of plant life
James McAvoy plays Cyrano de Bergerac in a freely-adapted new version of the play, directed by Jamie Lloyd
From David Tennant's Netflix drama Criminal to Kevin Bacon fighting injustice in 90s Boston, this week in TV loves a line of questioning
The UK-Russia Year of Music comes to a brilliant end with concerts featuring Russian artists and masterworks. Here are the best.
From a trip to Covent Garden's hot new restaurant to pumpkin carving with an alcoholic twist, here's what to do on a date this autumn
Kaitlyn Dever plays Marie Adler, a rape victim charged for wasting police time. Three years later, two detectives (Merritt Wever and Toni Collette) investigate a series of similar cases
Make the most of autumn with hidden supper clubs, niche bars and unlikely partnerships. Here are the London pop-ups worth catching before they vanish
James McAvoy, Ruth Wilson, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Dafne Keen all star in His Dark Materials, BBC's new adaptation of Philip Pullman's fantasy trilogy
Julian Fellowes upscales his hit period drama in the new Downton Abbey film and his vanilla-flavoured storyline is just what we're in the mood for
Emily Dickinson, played by Hailee Steinfeld, is off her rocker in this modernised comedy series from Apple TV+
In The Morning Show, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Steve Carell try to navigate the tortuous world inside a daytime news show