3 Aug 2014

Film Screening: Up

The Clore Ballroom

A screening of Up, the highly acclaimed computer-animated adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios.

8 Aug 2014

Tom Gamble Ensemble

Central Bar Foyer

Guitarist Tom Gamble brings his blend of jazz, orchestral soundscapes and popular song to Friday lunch.

9 Aug 2014

The Goonies

The Clore Ballroom

A screening of cult classic The Goonies, directed by Richard Donner

10 Aug 2014

The Dance We Made 2

Southbank Centre

The record-breaking interactive dance performance that invites YOU to be the choreographer – no experience required.

13 Aug 2014


Royal Festival Hall

Casablanca is the quintessential Hollywood film about romantic love

13 Aug 2014

The Lost Lectures

The London Wonderground

The Lost Lectures is an underground series that pushes the lecture to its limit.

14 Aug 2014

West Side Story

Royal Festival Hall

Romeo and Juliet is reimagined on the gang-ridden streets of Manhattan in West Side Story.

20 Aug 2014

Moulin Rouge

Royal Festival Hall

Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge mixes late 19th-century bohemian Paris with an MTV aesthetic

21 Aug 2014


Royal Festival Hall

Devdas brings together romance, sacrifice, great songs and fabulous costumes in the ultimate love story.

27 Aug 2014

The Graduate

Royal Festival Hall

Dustin Hoffman's graduate begins an affair with Anne Bancroft's Mrs Robinson in an influential romantic comedy

28 Aug 2014

South Pacific

Royal Festival Hall

Romance blooms on a South Pacific island during World War 2 in a classic movie musical

29 Aug 2014

Deco Ensemble

Central Bar Foyer

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

2 Sep 2014–3 Sep 2014

Claire Cunningham

Guide Gods

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Acclaimed performer Claire Cunningham goes on a perilous quest to explore how the major world faiths view deafness and disability This witty and i ...

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.

8 Sep 2014


Level 5 Function Room

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

11 Sep 2014

The History of African Dance

The Clore Ballroom

This lecture/demonstration led by Funmi Adewole looks at the variety of dances across Africa using performance, percussion and film.

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.

12 Sep 2014


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 ...

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