Access events

Find out about upcoming accessible performances at Southbank Centre with provision for: British Sign Language, Speech to Text, Audio Described, Captioned Performances, Relaxed Performances and Touch Tours.

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2:00 pm
Sun 22 Apr 2018
2:00 pm | Sun 22 Apr 2018
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Hear readings from Doris Lessing’s masterpiece, performed by artists and authors
Hear readings from Doris Lessing’s masterpiece, performed by artists and authors
7:00 pm
Sun 29 Apr 2018
7:00 pm | Sun 29 Apr 2018
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Join ten of the UK’s finest poets to mark 50 years of our much-loved Queen Elizabeth Hall and Purcell Room
Join ten of the UK’s finest poets to mark 50 years of our much-loved Queen Elizabeth Hall and...
7:30 pm
Mon 14 May 2018
7:30 pm | Mon 14 May 2018
Literature
Poetry
Hear the father of 'reggae poetry' share his journey
Hear the father of 'reggae poetry' share his journey
11:00 am
Fri 18 May 2018
11:00 am | Fri 18 May 2018
Talks & Topics
Artists & Thinkers
Attend a showcase of artists and organisations leading the way for older creative communities
Attend a showcase of artists and organisations leading the way for older creative communities
11:30 am
Sat 19 May 2018
11:30 am | Sat 19 May 2018
Literature
Writers
A panel discussion on fashion, beauty and style in our later years
A panel discussion on fashion, beauty and style in our later years
1:00 pm
Sat 19 May 2018
1:00 pm | Sat 19 May 2018
Literature
Writers
Join this panel discussion to dissect the idea of an optimal age
Join this panel discussion to dissect the idea of an optimal age
4:30 pm
Sat 19 May 2018
4:30 pm | Sat 19 May 2018
Talks & Topics
Artists & Thinkers
A panel discusses the ins and outs of sex and desire for older people
A panel discusses the ins and outs of sex and desire for older people
8:00 pm
Sat 19 May 2018
8:00 pm | Sat 19 May 2018
Dance & Performance
Cabaret
Join the 67-year-old drag legend in this celebration of her queer life in the spotlight
Join the 67-year-old drag legend in this celebration of her queer life in the spotlight
Man Booker 50 headshots
128733 BBC World Book Club: Hilary Mantel 2018

Multi-buy discount

Multi-buy discount

7:30 pm
Fri 06 Jul 2018
7:30 pm | Fri 06 Jul 2018
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Hear from two masters of the genre about how historical fiction can shed a light on our present
Hear from two masters of the genre about how historical fiction can shed a light on our present
Howard Jacobson headshot

Free

Free

10:30 am
Sat 07 Jul 2018
10:30 am | Sat 07 Jul 2018
Literature
Writers
The Man Booker Prize winner delivers a keynote lecture on the necessity of the novel
The Man Booker Prize winner delivers a keynote lecture on the necessity of the novel

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