Things to do in London this Week
Things to do in London this week, Wed 7th Jan to Wed 14th Jan 2015: the best cultural events, from Cajun dining (Hank's Po-boys) to world class performance (Royal Danish Ballet).
Of all the Masters, the emotional heft of Rembrandt’s painting is unmatched. This is a once in a lifetime exhibition of his best works.
2. LOUISIANA COOL: Hank's Po’Boys
Bulky, succulent New Orleans fare comes to Portobello, courtesy of street-food favourites Hank’s. Make sure to book- they’re causing quite the stir.
3. TOP POP UP: The Art of Dining's 'Gone Camping'
A summer’s eve banquet, complete with campfires and birdsong, summoned to wintry London this January. This inventive, Moro-trained team are yet to disappoint.
4. EXQUISITE: Royal Danish Ballet
One of the world’s oldest, most prestigious ballet companies treats London to a performance by its soloists and principals.
5. FILM OF THE WEEK: Foxcatcher
Steve Carrell sheds his gross-out, funny-man persona and gives a stunning performance in this bruising true-crime drama.
6. FOR THE KIDS: Into The Woods
Grimm brothers flighty of fancy, soundtracked by Sondheim and starring Streep as a witch, Depp as a wolf, de la Tour as a giantess and Russell Beale as a baker
7. CIRCUS THRILLS: La Soirée
Raunchy, 20s caberet in the glittering confines of a Spiegeltent on the Southbank- last chance to see the show that critics are raving about.
8. ON STAGE: Liberian Girl
Tickets are selling out for this award-winning, immersive debut from Diana Nneka Atuona: a tale of the Liberian Civil War, told through the eyes of a teen.
9. WILD CARD: Fig. 2
After the sensation caused by 2001's Fig. 1, the ICA launch fig-2: 50 exhibitions, from emerging and established contemporary artists, that will change every week this year.
10: LIFE FIX: Creating New Habits
Au fait with 'Happyology'? Let the School of Life teach you how to keep your resolutions, holistically channel your energy and understand how habits are built.