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Go deeper into arts, culture and performance and get to know the artists and thinkers that make up our distinctive programme.

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Come rain, come shine, Southbank Centre’s the place to be this half term
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The author of How To Love Brutalism explores our Queen Elizabeth Hall
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Discover his hopes for the future of dance and his relationship with Southbank Centre in this Q&A
The author of How To Love Brutalism explores our Queen Elizabeth Hall
Discover his hopes for the future of dance and his relationship with Southbank Centre in this Q&A
Read our short but sweet interview with the young British composer Charlotte Bray
Read an enlightening interview with the celebrated South Korean composer
Tackling questions of power, sexuality and violence, Philip Venables’ music always makes an impact
The best-selling writer and essayist discusses finding her place in feminism, intersectionality and grappling with pop culture
Ahead of her appearance at WOW - Women of the World, read our interview with the acclaimed activist and author.
Watch Ralph Rugoff, Director of Hayward Gallery, introduce the gallery’s incredible Gursky retrospective
Discover the celebrated clown Slava Polunin in this in-depth interview
Read an interview with the artist and sculptor on his current Hayward Gallery roof commission
The clown behind Slava’s Snowshow answers our quick questions
A fascinating interview with the man who went from child soldier to award-winning actor
Get to know Nordic Noir in our short interview with the Finnish crime writer
Watch the author talk you through his bookshelves in this first episode of our new video series
An in-depth interview with the celebrated French composer Philippe Schoeller
Our Director of Music's pick of the upcoming concert series
The drum & bass stalwart is back with his third artist album and his second autobiography
Watch an exclusive interview with the Turner Prize-winning sculptor
The self-proclaimed Masterchef losers preview their Southbank Centre supper club
The celebrated writer and performer discusses the roots of his new work, Prurience

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