29 Aug 2014

Deco Ensemble

Central Bar Foyer

Enjoy lunchtime jazz inspired by the music of Argentinean composer, Astor Piazzolla.

Gigs
6 Sep 2014

The Work of Juan delGado

Sunley Pavilion

Juan delGado in conversation with Producer Sandra Tabares-Duque followed by guided tour of his installation The Flickering Darkness (Revisited)

Art
8 Sep 2014

Polari

Level 5 Function Room

Joanna Briscoe headlines London's celebrated LGBT literary den with her latest novel Touched

Literature
12 Sep 2014

Simply Soweto Encha

Central Bar Foyer

All hailing from the Soweto township, this five-piece a cappella group sing gospel, soul, jazz, doo-wop, and r'n'b both in African and popular styles.

Gigs
12 Sep 2014

Recrafted

Southbank Centre Square

Come and explore Recrafted, our pop-up market stall featuring the work of young designers from Johanna Primary School.

12 Sep 2014–19 Dec 2014

Rug Rhymes

Poetry Library

What rhymes with rug? Under-fives and their carers are invited to join the Poetry Library puppets, Federico and Firebird, on their poem rug to fi ...

Literature
13 Sep 2014

Africa on the Catwalk

The Clore Ballroom

See work by a selection of exciting fashion designers who originate or are inspired by the rich cultural heritage of Africa

14 Sep 2014

Food Hackathon

The Clore Ballroom

An Africa Gathering presentation exploring the food ecosystem in the UK.

15 Sep 2014

1521: VOICELAB

Blue Room, Spirit Level

Love singing? Want to develop your vocal skills? Join Voicelab, Southbank Centre's vocal initiative, for ten sessions and work with a singing lead ...

Classical Music
19 Sep 2014

Moon Duo

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Moon Duo bring their unique brand of 12-cylinder space rock to Queen Elizabeth Hall after a world tour.

Gigs
29 Sep 2014

1521: Filmmaking

Festival Village

How do you go from scribbling an idea down on a piece of paper to producing a film? Over ten sessions, find out how to develop your ideas from pap ...

30 Sep 2014

1521: GAMELAN

Gamelan Room

This course provides an introduction to gamelan music and playing techniques.

3 Oct 2014

Vula Viel

QEH Foyer

Vula Viel performs an African-inspired programme as part of Metal Wood Skin: The Colin Currie Percussion Festival.

Gigs
3 Oct 2014

Scratch Mixer

Festival Village

Are you a poet or spoken-word artist who would like to share your work in progress? Southbank Centre aims to support artists in the development of ...

Literature
3 Oct 2014

Jackson Scott Band

Central Bar Foyer

Join us for our regular instalment of Friday lunchtime music with singer-songwriter Jackson Scott.

Gigs
9 Oct 2014

Writing from Prison

Blue Room, Spirit Level

An evening showcasing award-winning writing by offenders, secure patients and detainees from the 2014 Koestler Awards.

Literature
11 Oct 2014

Writing as a Key to Creativity

JP Morgan Pavilion

How do visual artists use language to unlock ideas? How can the written word guide the hand and eye to create different kinds of art? Join three a ...

Art
17 Oct 2014

Flekd

Central Bar Foyer

Enjoy lunchtime folk music with young contemporary music ensemble, Flekd.

Gigs