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
20 Dec 2014

Colomboloco

The amazing Colomboloco five-piece band will take you on a journey of World fusion, hi-energy, Gipsy-Mediterranean madness.

Gigs
23 Dec 2014

FB Pocket Orchestra

Working backwards from the 1930s, the FB Pocket Orchestra (FBPO) explores repertoire that formed the embryo of what is now known as popular music.

Gigs
2 Jan 2015

Dakhla

Dakhla Brass combines evocative harmonies, intricate rhythms and rich soundscapes.

Gigs
12 Jan 2015

1521: VOICELAB

Blue Room, Spirit Level

Love singing? Want to develop your vocal skills?Join Voicelab, Southbank Centre's vocal initiative, to sing, devise and perform music.

Classical Music
12 Jan 2015

1521: Filmmaking

White Room, Spirit Level

How do you go from scribbling an idea down on a piece of paper to producing a film?Over ten sessions, work on a new film to be screened at one of ...

16 Jan 2015

1521: Bandspace

White Room, Spirit Level

Want to make music with others but don't have the kit, rehearsal space or musical confidence? Band Space offers young instrumentalists and singers ...

Gigs
29 Jan 2015

Louis Lortie, piano

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Louis Lortie's playing has been praised by The Times for possessing the 'combination of total spontaneity and meditated ripeness that only great p ...

Classical Music
6 Feb 2015

Gaz Coombes

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Queen Elizabeth Hall

Former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes presents visionary solo music as he releases his album Matador.

Gigs
11 Feb 2015–20 Feb 2015

Dragon Babies

Gamelan Room

Bring your little ones to shake, rattle and gong! A fun session to experience the sounds of Southbank Centre's beautiful Gamelan (Javanese orchest ...

Gigs
14 Feb 2015

Swap-a-Shop

Southbank Centre presents Swap-a-Shop where you are invited to bring children’s books and clothes to swap with others.

15 Feb 2015

Steven Butler

Purcell Room

Join Steven Butler, author of Diary of Dennis the Menace, for a sneaky peak into the chaotic life of the naughtiest boy in The Beano.

Literature
15 Feb 2015

Cathy Cassidy

Purcell Room

Join bestselling author Cathy Cassidy as she shares her top tips for friendship, daydreaming and lots of chocolate.

Literature
16 Feb 2015

David O'Doherty

Purcell Room

Do you enjoy enjoyment? Do you find danger Dangerous? Join award-winning comedian David O'Doherty and illustrator Chris Judge for a lesson in Dang ...

Literature
17 Feb 2015

Anthony Horowitz

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Join best-selling author and screenwriter, Anthony Horowitz, in an exclusive event unveiling a new look for the multi-million-selling teen-spy ser ...

Literature
17 Feb 2015

Justin Vivian Bond

Love is Crazy

Queen Elizabeth Hall

After sold-out performances in New York, San Francisco and Paris, cabaret legend and 'trans-genre' artist Justin Vivian Bond returns to London.

Gigs
20 Feb 2015

Kid Carpet's Rock Show

Come and rock out with Kid Carpet. Hear him play hits from his theatre shows, old-school Carpet classics and try to hold it together with unscript ...

Gigs
20 Feb 2015

The Big Sleepover

Royal Festival Hall

What happens at night in Royal Festival Hall? What stories come out after dark?Join us for a night of adventure at The Big Sleepover to find out.

Literature
5 Mar 2015

tUnE-yArDs

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Royal Festival Hall

The celebrated tUnE-yArDs bring their live experience to Royal Festival Hall on the back of a new album

Gigs
6 Mar 2015

WoW 3 day pass 2015

Southbank Centre

WOW – Women of the World festival 2015 WOW Weekend Pass: Friday 6 – Sunday 8 March WOW – Women of the World is Southbank Centr ...

Literature