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If you are looking for things to do, Southbank Centre has a great mix of events covering classical music, gigs, art, literature, performance and dance plus a year-round programme of unique festivals. Use the filter options below to quickly find out what's on.

festival

19 May - 29 May
Global Culture & Ethnicity
Religion & Beliefs
Alchemy returns from 19 – 29 May, showcasing the dynamic creativity and cultural connections between South Asia and the UK. Over ten days,...
Part of Alchemy
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16 Dec - 20 Aug
Art
Literature

Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland as we explore the internationally renowned Moomin stories through the life of its...

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today

Free

Art
10:00 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Falling Shawls is a floating textile installation that artist Outi Pieski describes as a ‘drawing in air’

Free

Poetry
10:30 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
Join The Poetry Library puppets, for short session of nursery rhymes

Free

Poetry
11:00 am, 31 Jan 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
Discover new perspectives in the poetry of Philip Larkin.
Stalls at the Southbank Centre Food Market

Free

12:00 pm, 24 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017
The perfect destination for food lovers, the market offers a range of street food and fresh produce
Children Playing in the Jeppe Hein Fountain

Free

Gigs
Jazz & Blues
1:00 pm, 24 Mar 2017
Liven up your Friday afternoon with a blend of African and Western jazz styles
Art
Literature
2:00 pm, 16 Dec 2016 - 20 Aug 2017
Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland this winter
A portrait of Sura Susso

Free

Gigs
Folk & World
5:30 pm, 24 Mar 2017
Hear the musical stylings of kora player, percussionist and singer-songwriter Sura Susso at this Friday Tonic

tomorrow

Free

Art
10:00 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Falling Shawls is a floating textile installation that artist Outi Pieski describes as a ‘drawing in air’
Art
Literature
2:00 pm, 16 Dec 2016 - 20 Aug 2017
Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland this winter
Stalls at the Southbank Centre Food Market

Free

12:00 pm, 24 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017
The perfect destination for food lovers, the market offers a range of street food and fresh produce

Free

Poetry
11:00 am, 31 Jan 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
Discover new perspectives in the poetry of Philip Larkin.
Classical music
Orchestra
7:30 pm, 25 Mar 2017
Mozart's Requiem is paired with a dazzlingly different vision of the afterlife by Richard Strauss

26 Mar 2017

Free

Art
10:00 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Falling Shawls is a floating textile installation that artist Outi Pieski describes as a ‘drawing in air’
Art
Literature
2:00 pm, 16 Dec 2016 - 20 Aug 2017
Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland this winter

Free

Poetry
11:00 am, 31 Jan 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
Discover new perspectives in the poetry of Philip Larkin.
Stalls at the Southbank Centre Food Market

Free

12:00 pm, 24 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017
The perfect destination for food lovers, the market offers a range of street food and fresh produce
1:30 pm, 26 Mar 2017
Treat your mum to the most British of treats this Mother's’ Day in the Members Area
Orchestra
Comedy
3:00 pm, 26 Mar 2017
Be swept away by the whimsical fun of The Jungle Book, accompanied by live music

27 Mar 2017

Free

Art
10:00 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Falling Shawls is a floating textile installation that artist Outi Pieski describes as a ‘drawing in air’
Art
Literature
2:00 pm, 16 Dec 2016 - 20 Aug 2017
Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland this winter
Classical music
Choral
7:30 pm, 27 Mar 2017
Hear two of London's most popular choirs sing Bach's magnificent Mass in B minor

28 Mar 2017

Free

Art
10:00 am, 13 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Falling Shawls is a floating textile installation that artist Outi Pieski describes as a ‘drawing in air’
Free Gamelan and Poetry workshop for Lambeth Schools

Free

Folk & World
10:30 am, 20 Sep 2016 - 18 Jul 2017
Lambeth primary schools are invited to book free gamelan and poetry workshop sessions

Free

Poetry
11:00 am, 31 Jan 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
Discover new perspectives in the poetry of Philip Larkin.
Art
Literature
2:00 pm, 16 Dec 2016 - 20 Aug 2017
Climb into and get lost inside the eccentric world of Moominland this winter

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