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7:00 pm
18 Oct 2017
7:00 pm | 18 Oct 2017
Classical music
Opera
The OAE performs Handel’s steamy, shocking opera Semele
The OAE performs Handel’s steamy, shocking opera Semele
7:30 pm
18 Oct 2017
7:30 pm | 18 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
How are writers from the North grappling with a changing world?
How are writers from the North grappling with a changing world?

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Art
Literature
Watch women share poetry translated into their mother's native language
Watch women share poetry translated into their mother's native language

Free

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Art
Get an insight into rapidly changing Sami communities with Anders Sunna's art
Get an insight into rapidly changing Sami communities with Anders Sunna's art

Free

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Art
Artist Carola Grahn transforms thoughts into physical art with her series of reindeer hide canvases
Artist Carola Grahn transforms thoughts into physical art with her series of reindeer hide canvases

Free

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Art
Watch a film centred on our relationship with the natural world set in Norway
Watch a film centred on our relationship with the natural world set in Norway

Free

Credit: Pug Life Management/Lisa Viktoria Tatiana

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Art
Watch rappers from the Americas to Norway and Australia perform in their native languages in this video installation
Watch rappers from the Americas to Norway and Australia perform in their native languages in this...

Free

London Literature Festival

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Get an insight into changing Sami lands in Norway with this series of eleven prints
Get an insight into changing Sami lands in Norway with this series of eleven prints

Free

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
Art
Literature
Dive into 50 years of Poetry International with an exhibition of archival material and new work
Dive into 50 years of Poetry International with an exhibition of archival material and new work

Free

Free

Various times
13 Oct 2017 - 1 Nov 2017
Various times | 13 Oct 2017 - 1 Nov 2017
Art
Literature
Visit our archive for old and new material exploring 50 years of Poetry International
Visit our archive for old and new material exploring 50 years of Poetry International

Free

Free Gamelan and Poetry workshop for Lambeth Schools
Various times
9 Sep 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
Various times | 9 Sep 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
Get a group together to have a go at playing the Javanese gamelan
Get a group together to have a go at playing the Javanese gamelan

Free

6:00 pm
19 Oct 2017
6:00 pm | 19 Oct 2017
Classical music
Chamber & Recital
Hear music alive with unbridled joy in this opening programme
Hear music alive with unbridled joy in this opening programme

Free

7:30 pm
19 Oct 2017
7:30 pm | 19 Oct 2017
Classical music
Orchestra
The Philharmonia performs Rimsky-Korsakov’s magical Scheherazade
The Philharmonia performs Rimsky-Korsakov’s magical Scheherazade

Free

Various times
15 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
Various times | 15 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
Literature
Poetry
A session of nursery rhymes and stories for under-5s and their carers
A session of nursery rhymes and stories for under-5s and their carers

Free

Free

Various times
6 Oct 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
Various times | 6 Oct 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
Delight your tastebuds with some of the best street food in London
Delight your tastebuds with some of the best street food in London

Free

Free

1:00 pm
20 Oct 2017
1:00 pm | 20 Oct 2017
Gigs
Folk & World
Enjoy free lunchtime music with Sami artist Yana Mangi
Enjoy free lunchtime music with Sami artist Yana Mangi

Free

Free

Various times
20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Various times | 20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Performance
Use your hands to create aurora-like shapes over London’s skyline in this immersive Augmented Reality experience
Use your hands to create aurora-like shapes over London’s skyline in this immersive Augmented...

Free

Free

5:30 pm
20 Oct 2017
5:30 pm | 20 Oct 2017
Gigs
Folk & World
Get a taste of Finnish contemporary folk music with this captivating trio
Get a taste of Finnish contemporary folk music with this captivating trio

Free

Philip Pullman, Author. Photographed by Michael Leckie in Oxford 11th January 2017
7:30 pm
20 Oct 2017
7:30 pm | 20 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Find out why Philip Pullman has returned to the realm of His Dark Materials in this exclusive event
Find out why Philip Pullman has returned to the realm of His Dark Materials in this exclusive event
Various times
20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Various times | 20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Get your fill of Nordic lifestyle as chefs whip up feasts for breakfast, lunch and dinner in this three-day cultural bonanza
Get your fill of Nordic lifestyle as chefs whip up feasts for breakfast, lunch and dinner in this...
12:00 pm
21 Oct 2017 - 23 Oct 2017
12:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017 - 23 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Witness dialogues between British and Nordic authors across two days of talks and readings
Witness dialogues between British and Nordic authors across two days of talks and readings

Free

12:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
12:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Art
Literature
Weave with words in a fun Vikings-inspired workshop
Weave with words in a fun Vikings-inspired workshop

Free

12:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
12:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
What role can words, stories and poetry have in seeing us through uncertain times
What role can words, stories and poetry have in seeing us through uncertain times
12:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
12:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
In a world on the brink, what can words do to bring about change?
In a world on the brink, what can words do to bring about change?
Various times
7 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
Various times | 7 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
See Southbank Centre from a whole new perspective in this tour
See Southbank Centre from a whole new perspective in this tour
2:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
2:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
Meet three Nordic talents expanding our understanding of the place we call home
Meet three Nordic talents expanding our understanding of the place we call home
2:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
2:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
Are Nordic countries really modern day utopias?
Are Nordic countries really modern day utopias?

Free

Various times
21 Oct 2017
Various times | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Performance
Go on an adventure through classic Icelandic sagas with puppets and live action
Go on an adventure through classic Icelandic sagas with puppets and live action

Free

4:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
4:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
How are designers and writers reimagining the spaces most of us call home?
How are designers and writers reimagining the spaces most of us call home?
4:00 pm
21 Oct 2017
4:00 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
Meet acclaimed Nordic women writers challenging taboos in their work
Meet acclaimed Nordic women writers challenging taboos in their work
Various times
21 Oct 2017
Various times | 21 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Experience an intimate celebration of stories from strangers in this theatre piece
Experience an intimate celebration of stories from strangers in this theatre piece
Carlos Miguel Prieto.London 10 October 2013.Intermusica
7:30 pm
21 Oct 2017
7:30 pm | 21 Oct 2017
Classical music
Choral
The LPO reveals another side to Rossini in this performance of his Stabat Mater
The LPO reveals another side to Rossini in this performance of his Stabat Mater
Various times
21 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Various times | 21 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Gigs
Folk & World
Travel the extremes of Finnish landscape with stories and music brought to life
Travel the extremes of Finnish landscape with stories and music brought to life
12:00 pm
22 Oct 2017
12:00 pm | 22 Oct 2017
Classical music
Orchestra
Don’t miss the magical Gruffalo film sequel with live music by the LPO.
Don’t miss the magical Gruffalo film sequel with live music by the LPO.
Various times
22 Oct 2017
Various times | 22 Oct 2017
Classical music
Orchestra
Meet fun characters through music in an interactive OAE workshop
Meet fun characters through music in an interactive OAE workshop
Various times
1 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Various times | 1 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Take a peek in areas usually reserved for artists in this tour
Take a peek in areas usually reserved for artists in this tour
3:30 pm
22 Oct 2017
3:30 pm | 22 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
What can the Nordic region’s hidden histories tell us about the present?
What can the Nordic region’s hidden histories tell us about the present?
3:30 pm
22 Oct 2017
3:30 pm | 22 Oct 2017
Literature
Talks & Topics
Hear a panel of architects, designers and authors discuss the Nordic approach to living a good life
Hear a panel of architects, designers and authors discuss the Nordic approach to living a good life
3:30 pm
22 Oct 2017
3:30 pm | 22 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Delve deeper into Nordic contemporary literature in this day of talks and readings
Delve deeper into Nordic contemporary literature in this day of talks and readings
18.HI
4:00 pm
22 Oct 2017
4:00 pm | 22 Oct 2017
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
See a selection of defining works by renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz
See a selection of defining works by renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz

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