happening at our venues

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Queen Elizabeth Hall
Purcell Room entrance

Royal Festival Hall

7:30 pm | Tue 26 Jun 2018

Polari: featuring Philip Hensher

The renowned LGBTQ+ literary salon returns, with readings by Philip Hensher and others

Queen Elizabeth Hall

7:00 pm | Tue 26 Jun 2018

OAE: Dangerous Liaisons

The OAE and dancers recreate the sounds and sights of Versailles

Purcell Room

7:45 pm | Mon 25 Jun 2018

The Purcell School Freddy Morgan Piano Recitals

Talented young pianists perform works by Ravel, Liszt, Debussy, and more
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stories

story
Enjoy some of the sights, sounds and superlatives from the first few days of the festival.
video
See footage from the cellist’s appearance at Meltdown as she explains her distinctive sound
podcast
Listen to the first episode of our new podcast series as we look back at past Man Booker Prize winners