4 Oct 2014–5 Oct 2014

Have Your Say

The Clore Ballroom

What change would you like to see in the world? Write your five-line manifesto and put it on a placard for our mini-protesters to shout about.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

14 Oct 2014

Music From Prisons

Blue Room, Spirit Level

An evening focused on music created in custodial settings and by ex-offenders in the community.

22 Oct 2014

Wines of Alsace

Members' Bar - level 6

Take a tour of the wines originating from this much-loved wine region.

30 Oct 2014

La Veronal


Queen Elizabeth Hall

A dynamic young company from Barcelona bring their first full-length work to the UKThe Italian city Siena is a place crowded with history and stor ...

15 Nov 2014


QEH Foyer

French band Papanosh believe in the tradition of libertarian musicians who 'live' their music.