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Londonist's Foodie Picks: Top Rated Recent Restaurants

Londonist's Foodie Picks: Top Rated Recent Restaurants

Foodie recommendations.
London's Best Meatballs

London's Best Meatballs

Fascinating
On the hunt for the best banh mi in London

On the hunt for the best banh mi in London

The perfect lunch dish.
Brutalist buildings of London, mapped.

Brutalist buildings of London, mapped.

Concrete cartography.
Londonist Out Loud: The Feel-Bad Review Of 2016

Londonist Out Loud: The Feel-Bad Review Of 2016

A tongue-in-cheek look-back.
Gig Review: Coldplay @ Emirates Stadium

Gig Review: Coldplay @ Emirates Stadium

Coldplay wow the audience at a spectacular Emirates Stadium show
Here's What We Can Say About You Me Bum Bum Train

Here's What We Can Say About You Me Bum Bum Train

We skirt around the edges of the top secret immersive theatre project.
Our Verdict On Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet

Our Verdict On Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet

Barbican's big production reviewed.
New Kray Twins Film Is EastEnders With Ultraviolence

New Kray Twins Film Is EastEnders With Ultraviolence

A shabby, shallow experience.
Spectre Reviewed: Should You Bother With Bond?

Spectre Reviewed: Should You Bother With Bond?

In case you didn’t know, there’s a new one out.
Film Review: The Pass Tackles Football’s Dirty Secret

Film Review: The Pass Tackles Football’s Dirty Secret

A strike against homophobia.
Review: Rolling Stones Exhibition Gives Us Plenty Of Satisfaction

Review: Rolling Stones Exhibition Gives Us Plenty Of Satisfaction

Exhibitionism is messily immersive.
Wellcome Collection's Institute Of Sexology: Arousing, But No Climax

Wellcome Collection's Institute Of Sexology: Arousing, But No Climax

Come.
Art Review: Lucian Freud: Portraits @ National Portrait Gallery

Art Review: Lucian Freud: Portraits @ National Portrait Gallery

Deeply emotional portraits
Vegetarian London: Opso Restaurant Review

Vegetarian London: Opso Restaurant Review

Modern Greek diner in Marylebone.
Just How Good Is Star Wars: The Force Awakens?

Just How Good Is Star Wars: The Force Awakens?

JJ Abrams exorcises pain of the last trilogy.
Theatre Review: Money @ New Shunt Space

Theatre Review: Money @ New Shunt Space

Dishoom! London's First Bombay Cafe Opens on Upper St Martin's Lane

Dishoom! London's First Bombay Cafe Opens on Upper St Martin's Lane

Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Sex, drugs and opera singing.
The Verdict On Lindsay Lohan’s West End Debut

The Verdict On Lindsay Lohan’s West End Debut

Scintillating rebirth or horrifying death spiral?
Review: Bottom Almost Drops Out Of Riotous A Midsummer Night's Dream

Review: Bottom Almost Drops Out Of Riotous A Midsummer Night's Dream

Filter's irreverent take on Shakespeare is comic mayhem.
Inside Secret Cinema (Sssshhh)

Inside Secret Cinema (Sssshhh)

We visit their new immersive screening.
Allen Jones At The Royal Academy: Sexism Or Sensationalism?

Allen Jones At The Royal Academy: Sexism Or Sensationalism?

The controversial artist's retrospective.
New Restaurant Review: La Polenteria

New Restaurant Review: La Polenteria

Polenta and, erm, more polenta in Soho.
The Folly Opens Near Monument

The Folly Opens Near Monument

Grimm Tales Whisks You Into A Wonderfully Weird World

Grimm Tales Whisks You Into A Wonderfully Weird World

New stage adaptation is visually spectacular.
Film Review: Offender

Film Review: Offender

A gritty revenge quest set against the background of the London riots.
New Restaurant Review: Rotorino

New Restaurant Review: Rotorino

Stevie Parle's Dalston Italian.
Like Zorro, The Bad Sex Awards Are Back

Like Zorro, The Bad Sex Awards Are Back

Theatre Review: Macbeth @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Theatre Review: Macbeth @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

New Cocktail Bar Review: Shaker & Co, Hampstead Road

New Cocktail Bar Review: Shaker & Co, Hampstead Road

Can masterfully mixed cocktails in a New Orleans style setting bring punters to another bland patch of Hampstead Road?
Mid Week Music News

Mid Week Music News

New Restaurant Review: Polpetto

New Restaurant Review: Polpetto

Russell Norman's relaunched bacaro.
Young Stars Flounder In A Disastrous Dorian Gray

Young Stars Flounder In A Disastrous Dorian Gray

If "all art is quite useless", then this is high art indeed.
A Puzzle On Pepys Road: BBC1's Capital Review

A Puzzle On Pepys Road: BBC1's Capital Review

An intriguing adaptation of John Lanchester's novel.
Theatre Review: Anne Boleyn @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Theatre Review: Anne Boleyn @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Secret Cinema’s 28 Days Later Lacks Bite

Secret Cinema’s 28 Days Later Lacks Bite

Immersive horror screening isn’t scary enough.
Matt Smith Is An American Psycho

Matt Smith Is An American Psycho

Loud, garish and flashy – in a good way.
Magician supergroup fails to make a hit ->

Magician supergroup fails to make a hit ->

One or two watercooler moments though.
Review: Botticelli Reimagined With Hermaphrodites At The V&A

Review: Botticelli Reimagined With Hermaphrodites At The V&A

Renaissance master inspired the Pre-Raphaelites and James Bond.
Review: Ali At The O2 Is Good But Not The Greatest

Review: Ali At The O2 Is Good But Not The Greatest

Insightful exhibition craves better curation.
Londonist Gets A Rub-Down At The Porchester Spa

Londonist Gets A Rub-Down At The Porchester Spa

Alan Bennett's Memoir The Lady In The Van Brought To Life

Alan Bennett's Memoir The Lady In The Van Brought To Life

A funny and touching depiction of the writer and his unconventional muse.
London's Best Burger Hunt

London's Best Burger Hunt

Londonist Live: Radiohead @ Victoria Park

Londonist Live: Radiohead @ Victoria Park

Martin Freeman Left Stranded In Bizarrely Office-Bound Richard III

Martin Freeman Left Stranded In Bizarrely Office-Bound Richard III

Sherlock actor hamstrung by woeful direction.
Critics' Roundup: The Best London Theatre Of 2015

Critics' Roundup: The Best London Theatre Of 2015

This year's humdingers.
Film Review: Every Parent’s Nightmare In The Ones Below

Film Review: Every Parent’s Nightmare In The Ones Below

Creepy directorial debut from The Night Manager writer.
The Must-See Film That's Hard To Watch: Chemsex Reviewed

The Must-See Film That's Hard To Watch: Chemsex Reviewed

Explores the thrills and risks of a new form of hedonism.
A History Of Germany At British Museum

A History Of Germany At British Museum

A 600 year journey from the Holy Roman Empire to today.
New Opening: Madison's Tapas & Cocktails Bar @ One New Change

New Opening: Madison's Tapas & Cocktails Bar @ One New Change

Gaze while you graze or enjoy some naughty cocktails.
Suffragette Reviewed From A Female And Male Perspective

Suffragette Reviewed From A Female And Male Perspective

Double review of award-baiting London-set drama.
In Pictures: Hackney Wicked

In Pictures: Hackney Wicked

Hipsters assemble for three day art festival.
Sony World Photography Awards At Somerset House

Sony World Photography Awards At Somerset House

Photographs covering everything from politics to travelling the world
New Restaurant Review: Zumbura

New Restaurant Review: Zumbura

Fresh flavours and small plates at this new Indian in Clapham.
Bradley Cooper Excels In Dated Elephant Man

Bradley Cooper Excels In Dated Elephant Man

Stage revival only partially succeeds.
Review: Aladdin Is Good, But Don't Go Expecting A Whole New World

Review: Aladdin Is Good, But Don't Go Expecting A Whole New World

And will Disney's live action adaptation go Jafar?
Discover The History Of India Through Its Textiles At The V&A

Discover The History Of India Through Its Textiles At The V&A

Explore the richness of India's most famous tradition.
New Restaurant Review: Barnyard

New Restaurant Review: Barnyard

Does the new Dabbous live up to the hype?
New Restaurant Review: Sushi Ga Ga

New Restaurant Review: Sushi Ga Ga

Bennett Oyster Bar & Brasserie Opens in Battersea

Bennett Oyster Bar & Brasserie Opens in Battersea

Self appointed “innovative new food emporium”, Bennett Oyster Bar & Brasserie, opened this week at Battersea Square offering seafood, “traditional British fayre”, fine wine and Champagne, fresh flowers, organic fruit and veg and a variety of fresh baked goods.
New Restaurant Review: Tredwell’s

New Restaurant Review: Tredwell’s

Marcus Wareing goes casual.
Madam Butterfly Soars At The Royal Albert Hall

Madam Butterfly Soars At The Royal Albert Hall

A beautiful version of Puccini’s timeless tragedy.
Review: The Death Of Margaret Thatcher @ The Courtyard Theatre

Review: The Death Of Margaret Thatcher @ The Courtyard Theatre

Portrait Photography Prize Mesmerising As Ever

Portrait Photography Prize Mesmerising As Ever

Newsworthy topics and brilliantly composed images.
Ban This Filth: Sweeney Todd At The Coliseum

Ban This Filth: Sweeney Todd At The Coliseum

Dreadful PR for London, amazing delivery for the stars.
Lazy Loaf Sunday Brunch @ Bread Street Kitchen

Lazy Loaf Sunday Brunch @ Bread Street Kitchen

Bread Street Kitchen's Lazy Loaf Sunday Brunch helps you press pause before the impending week commences.
Breakfast and Brunch with a View Now Available at Paramount

Breakfast and Brunch with a View Now Available at Paramount

Stage Version Of It’s A Wonderful Life Will Warm Your Heart

Stage Version Of It’s A Wonderful Life Will Warm Your Heart

A pub in Penge does the classic film justice.
London-y Films To Watch In March

London-y Films To Watch In March

Cara Delevingne in Italy and more.
Turner Prize 2014 Is Truly Awful

Turner Prize 2014 Is Truly Awful

No controversy this year, but is this a good thing?
Review: City Boy Breakfast at the Fox & Anchor

Review: City Boy Breakfast at the Fox & Anchor

That'll be bacon, sausage, eggs, tomato, white and black pudding, hash browns, minute steak, kidneys, baked beans, fried bread, liver, mushrooms and a pint of Murphy's stout.
Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

The result is pee-larious.
Powerful War Photography At Tate Modern

Powerful War Photography At Tate Modern

Sparingly curated, emotionally engaging.
Ralph Fiennes Triumphs In Shaw's Man And Superman

Ralph Fiennes Triumphs In Shaw's Man And Superman

A superlative production at the National Theatre.
Theatre Review: Calendar Girls @ Noel Coward Theatre

Theatre Review: Calendar Girls @ Noel Coward Theatre

A Gallery Of Curiosities — But Are They All Real?

A Gallery Of Curiosities — But Are They All Real?

A gold-plated hippo skull and other oddities.
Theatre Review: Our Boys @ Duchess Theatre

Theatre Review: Our Boys @ Duchess Theatre

A well-acted and interesting period glimpse into squaddie life at the height of IRA atrocities.
Theatre Review: Hello, Dolly! @ Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Theatre Review: Hello, Dolly! @ Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Could You Wear 28.5cm Heels? Shoes On Focus At The V&A

Could You Wear 28.5cm Heels? Shoes On Focus At The V&A

High heels, flats and sexy slippers.
New Restaurant Review: Chipotle

New Restaurant Review: Chipotle

Predictable Photos Of Cuba Are Still Exotic And Evocative

Predictable Photos Of Cuba Are Still Exotic And Evocative

Snaps of Old Havana inspire wanderlust.
Nudity, Offal, Pissing, Heckling: A Fitting Tribute To Malcolm Hardee

Nudity, Offal, Pissing, Heckling: A Fitting Tribute To Malcolm Hardee

An epic, ball-busting night of comedy/horror.
Review: London Art Fair 2011

Review: London Art Fair 2011

Last night, the preview evening of the 23rd annual London Art Fair opened the doors of the Islington Business Design Centre to several hundred well-heeled art lovers who were able to enjoy a vast selection of modern and contemporary, mostly British art.
Dead On Arrival: Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Reviewed

Dead On Arrival: Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Reviewed

Film of the book of the joke is a dud.
Treasure Island Is A Visual Feast

Treasure Island Is A Visual Feast

The set is the star in National Theatre’s latest.
Opera Review: The Gershwins' Porgy And Bess @ London Coliseum

Opera Review: The Gershwins' Porgy And Bess @ London Coliseum

Shifted from the Deep South to 1970's Soweto.
New Restaurant Review: Samarqand

New Restaurant Review: Samarqand

Film Review: High-Rise Is A Fecund Orgy Of Excess

Film Review: High-Rise Is A Fecund Orgy Of Excess

Ben Wheatley does JG Ballard via Doctor Who.
Theatre Review: Women Beware Women @ the National Theatre

Theatre Review: Women Beware Women @ the National Theatre

Step Back In Time: Alternative London A-Z Describes London Of 1953

Step Back In Time: Alternative London A-Z Describes London Of 1953

1953 guide is reissued.
Ancient Greek Tragedy As Urgent As Breaking Bad

Ancient Greek Tragedy As Urgent As Breaking Bad

This barnstorming production of Aeschylus is unmissable.
Exhibition Review: London Walls, New Graffiti and Street Art Photography

Exhibition Review: London Walls, New Graffiti and Street Art Photography

Photos of graffiti on show at the ICA until 27 February.
Who Were The Celts? The British Museum Explains All

Who Were The Celts? The British Museum Explains All

Fabulous artefacts and lots of jewellery.
London's Best Chips: Golden Fish Restaurant

London's Best Chips: Golden Fish Restaurant

Nicole Kidman Plays The Lost Lady Of DNA

Nicole Kidman Plays The Lost Lady Of DNA

A star performance in an interesting historical play.
Theatre Review: Three Sisters @ Young Vic

Theatre Review: Three Sisters @ Young Vic

Benedict Andrews’ unconventional rendering of Chekhov’s tragicomic tale is a largely incoherent, alienating, one-dimensional affair.
Review: Britney Spears @ The O2

Review: Britney Spears @ The O2

What's For Lunch? Pizarro, Bermondsey Street

What's For Lunch? Pizarro, Bermondsey Street

Another fabulous London lunch! This time with Spanish style at Pizarro on Bermondsey Street.
Theatre Review: Ragtime @ Open Air Theatre Regent's Park

Theatre Review: Ragtime @ Open Air Theatre Regent's Park

It’s big, but is it clever?
Get Your Vogue On At The National Portrait Gallery: Review

Get Your Vogue On At The National Portrait Gallery: Review

The magazine brings its glitz and glamour to London.
Review: Watchmen @ BFI IMAX

Review: Watchmen @ BFI IMAX

Review: Comptoir Libanais on Wigmore Street

Review: Comptoir Libanais on Wigmore Street

Theatre Review: Speaking in Tongues @ Duke of York's

Theatre Review: Speaking in Tongues @ Duke of York's

Brunch With A Gospel Choir And A Stunning View @ Millbank Tower

Brunch With A Gospel Choir And A Stunning View @ Millbank Tower

A new “brunch experience” combines live gospel music, amazing views of London and a menu of American style breakfast and lunchtime dishes.
Probably The Best Book About Beer In London

Probably The Best Book About Beer In London

Warning: may lead to beer gut.
Jurassic Classic: Dinosaur Park Reviewed

Jurassic Classic: Dinosaur Park Reviewed

Better than the movie?
Taxidermy Musical Has Audience In Stitches

Taxidermy Musical Has Audience In Stitches

Roadkill meets X Factor.
Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

A challenging and diverse range of works superbly performed
A Sprawling Mess: Photo London 2016 Reviewed

A Sprawling Mess: Photo London 2016 Reviewed

Great works lost in the chaos
Review: Is Elf The Musical Worth The High Price Tag?

Review: Is Elf The Musical Worth The High Price Tag?

Top price is £240.
Review: Motown The Musical Says Thanks Berry, Much

Review: Motown The Musical Says Thanks Berry, Much

Gordy writes the theme tunes, sings the theme tunes.
Theatre Review: The Children's Hour @ the Comedy Theatre

Theatre Review: The Children's Hour @ the Comedy Theatre

Keira Knightley and Elisabeth Moss make a richly talented pairing; it's a shame the play's so poor
Francesco Mazzei's Italian Hot Menu at PizzaExpress

Francesco Mazzei's Italian Hot Menu at PizzaExpress

Diane Arbus at the V&A

Diane Arbus at the V&A

Finally, A Westlife Show We Can Enjoy: Bubblewrap, Reviewed

Finally, A Westlife Show We Can Enjoy: Bubblewrap, Reviewed

Sofie Hagen spills the beans on her boy band infatuation.
Exhibition Review: Aware: Art Fashion Identity at the Royal Academy of Arts

Exhibition Review: Aware: Art Fashion Identity at the Royal Academy of Arts

Review: Stolen Supper Club

Review: Stolen Supper Club

Review: Cleansed Didn't Make Us Walk Out, It Just Numbed Us

Review: Cleansed Didn't Make Us Walk Out, It Just Numbed Us

NT's shock show is not a consuming theatrical experience.
The Kinks Musical Gets A Glorious West End Transfer

The Kinks Musical Gets A Glorious West End Transfer

For all dedicated followers.
Music Review: PJ Harvey @ The Troxy

Music Review: PJ Harvey @ The Troxy

We review one of 'National treasure' PJ Harvey's two shows at East London's Troxy.
How Churchill Used Science To Win World War II

How Churchill Used Science To Win World War II

Science Museum exhibition also shows peacetime use.
Review: The Maids Serves Up Psychosexual Power Games

Review: The Maids Serves Up Psychosexual Power Games

Jean Genet's play blurs fantasy with reality.
Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Placido Domingo Needs Prompting In Nabucco

Placido Domingo Needs Prompting In Nabucco

Despite starring Placido Domingo.
Theatre Review: Educating Rita @ Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Educating Rita @ Trafalgar Studios

Words, Words, Mere Words: Shakespeare’s Will Goes On Display

Words, Words, Mere Words: Shakespeare’s Will Goes On Display

400th anniversary exhibition does nothing to illuminate the treasures on show.
Timber! Is Something To Shout About

Timber! Is Something To Shout About

Superb French Canadian lumberjack circus.
New Restaurant Review: Franco Manca in Chiswick

New Restaurant Review: Franco Manca in Chiswick

Exhibition Review: In Gods We Trust by Nick Walker @ Art Sensus

Exhibition Review: In Gods We Trust by Nick Walker @ Art Sensus

Patti Smith Opens Mapplethorpe Exhibition at Alison Jacques Gallery

Patti Smith Opens Mapplethorpe Exhibition at Alison Jacques Gallery

Review: Is Jonathan Miller's Mikado Still Worth Seeing?

Review: Is Jonathan Miller's Mikado Still Worth Seeing?

Opera returns to the ENO for the 14th time.
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Is Theatre Royal Drury Lane's Latest Blockbuster

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Is Theatre Royal Drury Lane's Latest Blockbuster

Sickly sweet with occasional popping candy-style treats, but ultimately unsatisfying.
New Restaurant Review:  Aqua Nueva

New Restaurant Review: Aqua Nueva

Pop Up Bar Review:  The Alpine Lodge aka the Club House

Pop Up Bar Review: The Alpine Lodge aka the Club House

Michael Caine Twinkles At Twilight: Youth Reviewed

Michael Caine Twinkles At Twilight: Youth Reviewed

One of the London legend's greatest performances.
Restaurant Review:  222 at the Landmark Hotel

Restaurant Review: 222 at the Landmark Hotel

Ming: 50 Years That Changed China At British Museum

Ming: 50 Years That Changed China At British Museum

The Ming dynasty was much more than just decorative porcelain.
Theatre Review: Sweeney Todd @ Adelphi Theatre

Theatre Review: Sweeney Todd @ Adelphi Theatre

Don't be fooled by its nicey-nicey casting: this comedy-horror musical is bloody gripping
London Food Blog Roundup

London Food Blog Roundup

Review: Branagh And Brydon Strip For Unfunny French Farce The Painkiller

Review: Branagh And Brydon Strip For Unfunny French Farce The Painkiller

It's still not enough to numb the awkwardness.
The Masterful Rembrandt At National Gallery

The Masterful Rembrandt At National Gallery

The Dutch Master and some of his greatest works.
Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

The inbox strikes back at the Museum Of Comedy.
All-Star Cast Harass Gemma Chan In The Homecoming: Review

All-Star Cast Harass Gemma Chan In The Homecoming: Review

Harold Pinter's dank, domestic nightmare.
A Sobering Exhibition: Art And Alcohol At Tate Britain Reviewed

A Sobering Exhibition: Art And Alcohol At Tate Britain Reviewed

You booze, you lose.
Theatre Review: Henry VIII @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Theatre Review: Henry VIII @ Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Trouble In Paradise: Pitcairn At The Globe

Trouble In Paradise: Pitcairn At The Globe

Richard Bean’s play about blood and breadfruit.
Londonist Live: Gong at Meltdown 2008

Londonist Live: Gong at Meltdown 2008

Theatre Review: Ghost The Musical @ Piccadilly Theatre

Theatre Review: Ghost The Musical @ Piccadilly Theatre

Ghost : a musical for the X-Factor generation.
Hearing Voices In The Eradication Of Schizophrenia In Western Lapland

Hearing Voices In The Eradication Of Schizophrenia In Western Lapland

Clever staging splits audience in two.
Modern Portraiture In Covent Garden

Modern Portraiture In Covent Garden

Melting faces and abstract portraits.
The Devil Is In The Detail, At Roundhouse's Utopia

The Devil Is In The Detail, At Roundhouse's Utopia

Storytelling on a grand scale.
Review: Arterton Makes A Pretty Witty, Awfully Bawdy Nell Gywnn

Review: Arterton Makes A Pretty Witty, Awfully Bawdy Nell Gywnn

Last year's Globe show comes to West End.
New Pub Review: The White Horse

New Pub Review: The White Horse

Lunch Delivery Review:  LunchBox

Lunch Delivery Review: LunchBox

My Night With Reg At The Apollo Theatre

My Night With Reg At The Apollo Theatre

West End transfer offers a night to remember.
New Restaurant Review: Cafe VN

New Restaurant Review: Cafe VN

Meltdown Festival Round-Up Review And Pictures

Meltdown Festival Round-Up Review And Pictures

Highlights from a dark and dirty week of events.
The Deep Blue Sea Proves Rattigan Is Timeless: Review

The Deep Blue Sea Proves Rattigan Is Timeless: Review

Terence is back in fashion.
Rom-Com About A Postman. From Peckham. With Superpowers

Rom-Com About A Postman. From Peckham. With Superpowers

Brett Goldstein is on top form.
Live Review: Morrissey @ Alexandra Palace

Live Review: Morrissey @ Alexandra Palace

Sock Puppet Sex Scene? Show Us Something Shocking: Hand To God Reviewed

Sock Puppet Sex Scene? Show Us Something Shocking: Hand To God Reviewed

Broadway transfer is fun, but will fail to stun Brit audience.
New Bar Review: Aces & Eights

New Bar Review: Aces & Eights

ENO’s The Marriage Of Figaro Is A Total Delight

ENO’s The Marriage Of Figaro Is A Total Delight

Fiona Shaw returns with a magical Mozart.
Afternoon Tea Review: Betty Blythe

Afternoon Tea Review: Betty Blythe

Musical Pulls Apart Propaganda Machine Of 1940s Britain

Musical Pulls Apart Propaganda Machine Of 1940s Britain

It wasn't all Churchill and Vera Lynn.
Genius In Reverse: Merrily We Roll Along At Harold Pinter Theatre

Genius In Reverse: Merrily We Roll Along At Harold Pinter Theatre

Sondheim's one-time flop is revived with stunning clarity and class by a wonderful cast.
Beyond Bollywood Is Plotless And Plastic

Beyond Bollywood Is Plotless And Plastic

But occasionally quite fun.
Review: Taste of London 2010

Review: Taste of London 2010

Review: Louise Bourgeois: The Fabric Works @ Hauser & Wirth London, Savile Row

Review: Louise Bourgeois: The Fabric Works @ Hauser & Wirth London, Savile Row

Review: Lilies On The Land @ Arts Theatre

Review: Lilies On The Land @ Arts Theatre

Restaurant Review:  108 Marylebone Lane

Restaurant Review: 108 Marylebone Lane

Food Secret's Detox Delivery

Food Secret's Detox Delivery

New Restaurant Review: Guerilla Burgers

New Restaurant Review: Guerilla Burgers

Live Review: Taylor Swift @ Wembley Arena

Live Review: Taylor Swift @ Wembley Arena

Gay Twist On Noel Coward's Brief Encounter

Gay Twist On Noel Coward's Brief Encounter

The classic film revisited in Vauxhall.
Londonist Reviews: Taste of London

Londonist Reviews: Taste of London

Review: Sex Workers' Opera Is Provocative But Tasteful

Review: Sex Workers' Opera Is Provocative But Tasteful

Groundbreaking show has something for everyone mature enough to handle it.
The Merchant of Venice, at Shakespeare's Globe

The Merchant of Venice, at Shakespeare's Globe

MIRRORCITY: Are These The Best Of London's Artists?

MIRRORCITY: Are These The Best Of London's Artists?

Just because art is cutting edge, doesn't mean it's good.
Sandbagged By The Critics: Miss Atomic Bomb Review

Sandbagged By The Critics: Miss Atomic Bomb Review

Get the thesaurus to find synonyms for 'bombed' 'tanked' and 'failed to ignite'...
Review: Does Titanic The Musical Float Our Boat?

Review: Does Titanic The Musical Float Our Boat?

And it's pretty impressive.
Bea's of Bloomsbury Afternoon Tea in the Park Initiative

Bea's of Bloomsbury Afternoon Tea in the Park Initiative

Film Review: Shifty

Film Review: Shifty

A Journey Through The Dreams Of A Pharmaceutical Building

A Journey Through The Dreams Of A Pharmaceutical Building

An immersive experience in an old factory in Dagenham.
Theatre Review: An Inspector Calls @ the Novello Theatre

Theatre Review: An Inspector Calls @ the Novello Theatre

Review: A Viz Comic Strip Is More Subtle Than Evening At The Talk House

Review: A Viz Comic Strip Is More Subtle Than Evening At The Talk House

An exercise in public self-pleasuring.
Hitler On The Stand In Taken At Midnight

Hitler On The Stand In Taken At Midnight

The true story of the Führer's humiliation and revenge.
New Restaurant Review: Boyd's Brasserie

New Restaurant Review: Boyd's Brasserie

London Fashion Week A/W11: Bunmi Koko @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

London Fashion Week A/W11: Bunmi Koko @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

Kaleidoscopia by Bunmi Koko at the London Fashion Show.
Seen This Map Of Art Deco London?

Seen This Map Of Art Deco London?

A classy map for a classy movement.
Shoreditch House Opens Shoreditch Rooms

Shoreditch House Opens Shoreditch Rooms

Miss Behave’s Gameshow Divides And Conquers

Miss Behave’s Gameshow Divides And Conquers

You have been warned.
Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

But comedian still finds time to twerk.
Mount Street Deli Opens in Mayfair

Mount Street Deli Opens in Mayfair

The Silver Tassie: Surreal First World War Drama At The National Theatre

The Silver Tassie: Surreal First World War Drama At The National Theatre

A sad song-poem of a play.
New Restaurant Review: Khamsa

New Restaurant Review: Khamsa

Review: Frieze Art Fair 2011

Review: Frieze Art Fair 2011

Frieze Art Fair turns 9 with a bigger showing than ever. But does bigger mean bolder or better?
A Spooky Resurrection Of Dusty Springfield

A Spooky Resurrection Of Dusty Springfield

No ordinary girl from Ealing.
New Restaurant Review:  Caravan

New Restaurant Review: Caravan

Review: Bokuju Kitan / Marvellous Tales Of Black Ink

Review: Bokuju Kitan / Marvellous Tales Of Black Ink

Splat! Bugsy Malone Hits Hammersmith

Splat! Bugsy Malone Hits Hammersmith

Bagsy yourself a ticket.
Like Watching A Car Crash In Slow Motion: Mies Julie At Riverside

Like Watching A Car Crash In Slow Motion: Mies Julie At Riverside

Apartheid's legacy is brutally exposed in a South African kitchen.
Theatre Review: The Shawshank Redemption @ Wyndham's Theatre

Theatre Review: The Shawshank Redemption @ Wyndham's Theatre

Saucy Mystery In Lady Chastity's Reserve

Saucy Mystery In Lady Chastity's Reserve

An innuendo-laden mystery game.
Does Music Make Art Better? The National Gallery Thinks So

Does Music Make Art Better? The National Gallery Thinks So

A gimmick or a new way of looking at art?
Indian History Becomes Intoxicating Theatre In Dara

Indian History Becomes Intoxicating Theatre In Dara

Family drama and a timely dissection of Islam.
Review: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! Is Not So Fantastic

Review: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! Is Not So Fantastic

Shaky start to Donmar's 2016 season.
London-y Films To See In August

London-y Films To See In August

Monty Python, a marriage in crisis and models.
Trainspotting: A Shit-Spattered Scottish Version Of The Arabian Nights

Trainspotting: A Shit-Spattered Scottish Version Of The Arabian Nights

Kings Head Theatre cooks up a treat.
Obscene, Outrageous, Offensive: Kim Noble's You're Not Alone

Obscene, Outrageous, Offensive: Kim Noble's You're Not Alone

Performance comedian gallops in and out of Soho
Dystopian Lightmares At The Barbican

Dystopian Lightmares At The Barbican

It's all about mime control.
Travel To The Amazon Without Leaving Barbican: The Encounter Reviewed

Travel To The Amazon Without Leaving Barbican: The Encounter Reviewed

An incredible soundscape.
Sunset At The Villa Thalia Reviewed: Greek Tragedy Made Fun

Sunset At The Villa Thalia Reviewed: Greek Tragedy Made Fun

Austerity turned entertainment.
Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair Returns to Somerset House

Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair Returns to Somerset House

Fun, accessible and affordable art can be had in London at Pick Me Up: Contemporary Graphic Art Fair!
Madness Pervades Stephen Merchant's West End Debut

Madness Pervades Stephen Merchant's West End Debut

The comedian is out of control in The Mentalists.
New Restaurant Review: Wahaca at Canary Wharf

New Restaurant Review: Wahaca at Canary Wharf

Five Short Plays Are Brilliantly Subversive

Five Short Plays Are Brilliantly Subversive

Please Don’t Talk About Me When I'm Gone.
Ships, Clocks And Stars At The National Maritime Museum

Ships, Clocks And Stars At The National Maritime Museum

Longitude, solved.
Avenue Q: Hilarious, Risque And Brilliantly Performed

Avenue Q: Hilarious, Risque And Brilliantly Performed

Cute puppets, rude jokes and catchy songs. What more could you want?
Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

How the community beat the developers to reclaim the local pub.
Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Richard Gadd goes nuts at Soho Theatre.
Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

Cups, saucers and body popping.
The Hard Problem Stimulates The Brain More Than The Heart

The Hard Problem Stimulates The Brain More Than The Heart

Nice lighting, though.
Exhibition Review: The Unseen Dali: Drawings, Paintings, Sculptures at Modern Masters Gallery

Exhibition Review: The Unseen Dali: Drawings, Paintings, Sculptures at Modern Masters Gallery

King Charles III Taketh The West End Crown

King Charles III Taketh The West End Crown

All hail this forward-looking counter-history.
Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Captivating and confusing.
Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty: A Gothic Romance With Vampires

Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty: A Gothic Romance With Vampires

It's the way he tells 'em.
Shakira Meets Shakespeare At The Rose Theatre

Shakira Meets Shakespeare At The Rose Theatre

Henry IV Part One in Philip Henslowe's theatre.
Portrait Of A Fashion Icon In McQueen

Portrait Of A Fashion Icon In McQueen

Narrative patchwork of the famed designer.
Bill Nighy And Carey Mulligan Shine In Skylight

Bill Nighy And Carey Mulligan Shine In Skylight

Revival of David Hare’s 1995 play is a palpable hit
Theatre Review: Wittgenstein @ Riverside Studios

Theatre Review: Wittgenstein @ Riverside Studios

Grabs philosophical enquiry by the shoulders and gives it a good shake.
London Fashion Week A/W11: Jacob Kimmie @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

London Fashion Week A/W11: Jacob Kimmie @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

Jacob Kimmie's latest collection is bold, brave and relevant.
Review: Romeo And Juliet Swaps Verona For London In 2016

Review: Romeo And Juliet Swaps Verona For London In 2016

And the ensemble makes it work, too.
Theatre Review: Twelfth Night @ The Roundhouse

Theatre Review: Twelfth Night @ The Roundhouse

Wet, wet, wet.
Review: Some People Talk About Violence Is Depressing, Relevant, Funny And Exciting

Review: Some People Talk About Violence Is Depressing, Relevant, Funny And Exciting

No wonder everyone's talking about Barrel Organ.
Musical Mid-Air Lesbian Love Affairs

Musical Mid-Air Lesbian Love Affairs

Sarah Waters's novel becomes highly inventive play.
We Get Touchy Feely In Hug

We Get Touchy Feely In Hug

Choral cuddling at Southbank.
Theatre Review: The Merry Wives of Windsor @ Shakespeare's Globe

Theatre Review: The Merry Wives of Windsor @ Shakespeare's Globe

The Night Before Christmas Is An Absolute Cracker

The Night Before Christmas Is An Absolute Cracker

If you only see one show this season head to Soho Theatre.
Private Lives At The Gielgud Theatre

Private Lives At The Gielgud Theatre

Anna Chancellor and Toby Stephens go at it hammer and tongues.
Explore The Story Of London's Nightlife Through Design

Explore The Story Of London's Nightlife Through Design

Did you know night buses have been running for over 100 years?
Preview: Frieze Art Fair 2009

Preview: Frieze Art Fair 2009

The Desire Machine Leaves Much To Be Desired

The Desire Machine Leaves Much To Be Desired

Great venue though.
Terrific Acting Can’t Plug Tom Basden’s Holes

Terrific Acting Can’t Plug Tom Basden’s Holes

Mildy amusing in parts, a strangely ugly play overall.
Step Into A Pub That's Also A Play

Step Into A Pub That's Also A Play

We raise a toast to Chickenshed.
Film Review: The Shining @ Brompton Cemetery

Film Review: The Shining @ Brompton Cemetery

A night out amongst the gravestones
What's for Lunch? The Rib Room, Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Knightsbridge

What's for Lunch? The Rib Room, Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Knightsbridge

Proper upscale British dining minus the stodge and without any hype.
A Smorgasbord Of Short Plays At The Bush Theatre

A Smorgasbord Of Short Plays At The Bush Theatre

The dynamic showcase Boom! continues tonight.
Menu Review: Goan Showcase at Chutney Mary

Menu Review: Goan Showcase at Chutney Mary

Book Review: The First London Olympics 1908

Book Review: The First London Olympics 1908

Review: The Last Of The Eunuch Guardians At Leighton House Museum

Review: The Last Of The Eunuch Guardians At Leighton House Museum

Did you know they exist?
Chocolate Week Preview:  Chocolate Afternoon Tea at the Landmark London

Chocolate Week Preview: Chocolate Afternoon Tea at the Landmark London

Theatre Review: South Pacific @ New Wimbledon Theatre

Theatre Review: South Pacific @ New Wimbledon Theatre

Lincoln Center production, Barbican cast, Wimbledon pricing: three good reasons to see South Pacific in SW19.
Londonist Reviews:  Burlesque Soirée at the Gore Hotel

Londonist Reviews: Burlesque Soirée at the Gore Hotel

Gig Review: The Tallest Man On Earth @ Hackney Empire

Gig Review: The Tallest Man On Earth @ Hackney Empire

The Tallest Man On Earth's Hackney Empire show left us wanting more.
Review: Boris Godunov Is More Than Good Enough

Review: Boris Godunov Is More Than Good Enough

Bryn Terfel delivers hulk and heart.
Review: Hangmen Swings Into The West End

Review: Hangmen Swings Into The West End

Martin McDonagh’s play transfers from Royal Court.
A Game In Hell - A Russian View Of World War I

A Game In Hell - A Russian View Of World War I

Propaganda and photographs from a seldom explored angle of WW1.
London-y Films To See In October

London-y Films To See In October

From Spectre to Superbob.
New Restaurant Review: Chai Corner in Croydon

New Restaurant Review: Chai Corner in Croydon

Live Music Review: Alice in Chains @ The Forum

Live Music Review: Alice in Chains @ The Forum

Shaka Zulu Shocker

Shaka Zulu Shocker

How We Don't Understand Why Sam Simmons Won Edinburgh

How We Don't Understand Why Sam Simmons Won Edinburgh

Comedian aspires to be Marmite and fails.
Review: Iphigenia In Splott Is A Greek Tragedy With Timeless Morals

Review: Iphigenia In Splott Is A Greek Tragedy With Timeless Morals

Mythical lore meets Chicken Cottage.
Opera Review: Die Zauberflöte @ Royal Opera House

Opera Review: Die Zauberflöte @ Royal Opera House

Mozart's last singspiel offers a heady and unusual blend of magic, morality and masonry, not to mention a giant serpent and flying wheelbarrow.
Theatre Review: Overruled @ The Old Red Lion Islington

Theatre Review: Overruled @ The Old Red Lion Islington

Three hilarious short, sweet, snappy and well-staged miniature comedies.
Review: Nation @ The National Theatre

Review: Nation @ The National Theatre

Review: The Truth Reveals Web Of Lies

Review: The Truth Reveals Web Of Lies

Florian Zeller's play exposes double-dealing behind middle-class adultery.
Review: Daily Lobster Festival at Big Easy

Review: Daily Lobster Festival at Big Easy

Londonist Live: Goldfrapp at the Union Chapel

Londonist Live: Goldfrapp at the Union Chapel

A Moving And Irreverent The Winter's Tale: Review

A Moving And Irreverent The Winter's Tale: Review

Magical rendition at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
Theatre Review: The Theatre Brothel @ Almeida

Theatre Review: The Theatre Brothel @ Almeida

Curious encounters dictated by your desires
Gig Review: Saint Saviour @ St Pancras Old Church

Gig Review: Saint Saviour @ St Pancras Old Church

We went to Saint Saviour's album launch show and it was dead good.
Reviewed: London Is The Star In Assassin's Creed Syndicate

Reviewed: London Is The Star In Assassin's Creed Syndicate

But the game is disappointing.
Laugh At Corbyn And Co In This Collections Of Plays

Laugh At Corbyn And Co In This Collections Of Plays

You'll certainly vote to 'remain' for the duration of this one.
Aces High: Guys And Dolls Review

Aces High: Guys And Dolls Review

The colourful crowd-pleaser is back.
Three’s Company, Then A Crowd In New Play A Third

Three’s Company, Then A Crowd In New Play A Third

A couple try a threesome and then some.
A Once In A Lifetime Lear At The National Theatre

A Once In A Lifetime Lear At The National Theatre

Simon Russell Beale is titanic in Sam Mendes’ mind-blowing production
Theatre Review: Men Should Weep @ National Theatre

Theatre Review: Men Should Weep @ National Theatre

"It's only rich folk can keep theirselves tae theirselves. Folk like us huv tae depend on their neighbours when they're needin help." Josie Rourke's new production of Men Should Weep takes Ena Lamont Stewart's Glasgow tenement-based play, and gives it the National Theatre treatment
Londonist Live Review: Underage Festival

Londonist Live Review: Underage Festival

The Twits Turn The World Upside Down

The Twits Turn The World Upside Down

A classy Roald Dahl at the Royal Court.
Review: How Different Is Shakespeare's First Draft Of Hamlet?

Review: How Different Is Shakespeare's First Draft Of Hamlet?

The first quarto is performed for the first time.
Malaysian Restaurant Review:  Suka at the Sanderson Hotel

Malaysian Restaurant Review: Suka at the Sanderson Hotel

Oppenheimer Fizzes With Fission And Fury

Oppenheimer Fizzes With Fission And Fury

A powerful portrait of the father of the atomic bomb.
How To Hold Your Breath Brings Home Crisis To Europe

How To Hold Your Breath Brings Home Crisis To Europe

A magic realist journey that challenges complacence.
Review: Affordable Art Fair 2009

Review: Affordable Art Fair 2009

Theatre Review: The Playboy Of The Western World @ Old Vic

Theatre Review: The Playboy Of The Western World @ Old Vic

You might not get a cheap flight to Ireland for 50p but for £15 and up you can be transported to the 'Western World' of Co. Mayo in the Old Vic's vigorous re-staging of J M Synge's Playboy.
Review: Van Dyck In Sicily @ Dulwich Picture Gallery

Review: Van Dyck In Sicily @ Dulwich Picture Gallery

See the 17th Century equivalent of digital retouching.
Review: Four tet Headlines Eat Your Own Ears Series

Review: Four tet Headlines Eat Your Own Ears Series

Review: Frieze Art Fair 2008

Review: Frieze Art Fair 2008

Comedy Review: Eugene Mirman

Comedy Review: Eugene Mirman

A night with Eugene Mirman, his Pretty Good Friends, and a laser gun that measures the temperature of a crotch.
Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

Confusion ensues.
Review: Oscar Wilde Menu at the Cadogan Hotel

Review: Oscar Wilde Menu at the Cadogan Hotel

Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

English National Ballet excels in three contemporary works.
Instructionally Invited Is A Funny, Creepy, Immersive Treat

Instructionally Invited Is A Funny, Creepy, Immersive Treat

Royston Vasey comes to Docklands.
A Surreal Look At Old Age In A Shop Window

A Surreal Look At Old Age In A Shop Window

Age and youth interact in this surreal production.
Review: Dirty White Boy @ Trafalgar Studios

Review: Dirty White Boy @ Trafalgar Studios

Review: BalletBoyz At Sadler's Wells Is A Show Of Two Halves

Review: BalletBoyz At Sadler's Wells Is A Show Of Two Halves

And one's far better than the other.
Schwarzenegger Talks

Schwarzenegger Talks

Jonathan Ross quizzes the action star in Bayswater.
Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

A vibrant evening out with toe-tapping live music.
What's for Lunch? Obikà, Canary Wharf

What's for Lunch? Obikà, Canary Wharf

Proper mozzarella di bufala and down to earth southern Italian cooking at Obikà in Canary Wharf.
Bento Box Bonanza at Nozomi

Bento Box Bonanza at Nozomi

Music Review: Camille O'Sullivan @ The Roundhouse

Music Review: Camille O'Sullivan @ The Roundhouse

Can singers please stop covering Hurt?
Theatre Review: Detroit @ National Theatre

Theatre Review: Detroit @ National Theatre

A transfixing tale about breaking the monotony.
Gig Review: Madness @ The Roundhouse

Gig Review: Madness @ The Roundhouse

We see the Camden stalwarts play their very first gig at The Roundhouse.
Review: Meera Syal’s Autobiographical Musical Anita And Me

Review: Meera Syal’s Autobiographical Musical Anita And Me

Glamrock meets Bhangra in a warm, witty show.
Kristin Scott Thomas Is A Postage Stamp With A Pulse

Kristin Scott Thomas Is A Postage Stamp With A Pulse

She tries on the Queen's crown in Peter Morgan's The Audience.
Occupy London, As Seen By The Clergy Of St Paul's

Occupy London, As Seen By The Clergy Of St Paul's

Temple shows us what the dean saw.
Housing Horrors: This Is Private Property Reviewed

Housing Horrors: This Is Private Property Reviewed

Down the renting rabbit hole.
Theatre Review: Lovesong @ Lyric Hammersmith

Theatre Review: Lovesong @ Lyric Hammersmith

Marriage isn’t easy, they say, but if this play tells us anything, it’s that it’s damn well worth the effort.
Alice's Adventures On The Internet: Wonder.land Reviewed

Alice's Adventures On The Internet: Wonder.land Reviewed

Who are you? asks Damon Albarn musical.
Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

Tamara Rojo and Carlos Acosta shine at the Royal Albert Hall
The Book Of Mormon @ Prince Of Wales Theatre: Trust The Hype

The Book Of Mormon @ Prince Of Wales Theatre: Trust The Hype

You’ll be roaring and whooping and standing ovationing your tits clean off.
Theatre Review: Master Class @ Vaudeville Theatre

Theatre Review: Master Class @ Vaudeville Theatre

In an exceptional performance, Tyne Daly illustrates the passion and the pathos of uber-diva Maria Callas.
Sex And Skulduggery In L'Amore Dei Tre Re

Sex And Skulduggery In L'Amore Dei Tre Re

A juicy opera about infidelity at Holland Park.
Rob Brydon Play Is Not Quite A Class Act

Rob Brydon Play Is Not Quite A Class Act

Top marks for effort though.
London-y Films To See In September

London-y Films To See In September

Movies with capital connections.
Wine First Mystery Dining at Rebato's Wine & Tapas Bar

Wine First Mystery Dining at Rebato's Wine & Tapas Bar

Perfectly Executed Black Comedy About Hanging

Perfectly Executed Black Comedy About Hanging

Martin McDonagh makes a triumphant return to London theatre.
Petty Or Political? Fortune's Fool At The Old Vic

Petty Or Political? Fortune's Fool At The Old Vic

Knowing the back story transforms this comedy of manners.
Yeh Shen Is A Sparkling Chinese Cinderella Story

Yeh Shen Is A Sparkling Chinese Cinderella Story

Ancient fairy tale proves a modern crowd-pleaser for kids and parents.
Review: Metric @ Electric Ballroom

Review: Metric @ Electric Ballroom

If You Kiss Me, Kiss Me Reviewed: Never Mind The Horrocks

If You Kiss Me, Kiss Me Reviewed: Never Mind The Horrocks

Northern scowl.
You'll Believe In Unicorns After Seeing This Play

You'll Believe In Unicorns After Seeing This Play

Children's magic at Vaudeville Theatre.
Review: Tracy Letts’s Bug Will Get Under Your Skin

Review: Tracy Letts’s Bug Will Get Under Your Skin

James Norton and Kate Fleetwood bug out.
Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Edinburgh best newcomer nominee comes to Soho.
Review The Fancyapint App For Us

Review The Fancyapint App For Us

Everyone who submits a review by Friday 15 March will be entered into a prize draw to win a £10 iTunes voucher.
Kieran Hodgson's Tour De France Tour De Force

Kieran Hodgson's Tour De France Tour De Force

Someone give this show a yellow jersey.
After Slow Start Falstaff Redeems Royal Opera House

After Slow Start Falstaff Redeems Royal Opera House

No booing this time.
Dancing Dracula Raises Stakes In Spoof Musical

Dancing Dracula Raises Stakes In Spoof Musical

Nick Mohammed's Mr Swallow swoops into Soho.
Kings Of War Is The Real Game Of Thrones

Kings Of War Is The Real Game Of Thrones

Is this "Shakespearathon" better than the HBO show?
In Pictures: Underage Festival

In Pictures: Underage Festival

Underground Restaurant Review: Fernandez and Leluu Supper Club

Underground Restaurant Review: Fernandez and Leluu Supper Club

Review: The Mikado @ The Coliseum

Review: The Mikado @ The Coliseum

Fat suits and pot shots: The Mikado is back in town but not for long.
Review: Kill Your Friends Dismembers London’s Music Scene

Review: Kill Your Friends Dismembers London’s Music Scene

A suitably grisly adaptation of John Niven’s novel.
New Restaurant Review: Food Secret

New Restaurant Review: Food Secret

Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

And somehow you'll be grateful.
Bromance Review: This Is Circus At Its Purest

Bromance Review: This Is Circus At Its Purest

Male friendship through energetic performance.
Review: We’re Going On A Bear Hunt… Again

Review: We’re Going On A Bear Hunt… Again

Little Angel’s Bear Hunt makes a welcome return home.
Noël Coward's Hay Fever Revels In Bohemian Excess

Noël Coward's Hay Fever Revels In Bohemian Excess

Despite Felicity Kendal, show falls short of comic bliss.
A Christmas Carol That Puts The Hum In Bah Humbug!

A Christmas Carol That Puts The Hum In Bah Humbug!

An all-sensory version of the Christmas classic.
Son Of Man: It's All Kicking Off In Nazareth

Son Of Man: It's All Kicking Off In Nazareth

Contemporary drama in a biblical setting.
Theatre Review: Dirty Great Love Story @ Soho Theatre

Theatre Review: Dirty Great Love Story @ Soho Theatre

This Fringe First winner is a laugh-a-minute lark, cleverly combining prose and poetry, rhythm and rhyme…
London Fashion Week A/W11: Lako Bukia @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

London Fashion Week A/W11: Lako Bukia @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

Lako Bukia's latest collection is all about the leather and the bullets.
Families Divided In Fathers And Sons

Families Divided In Fathers And Sons

New play of Turgenev's classic novel at the Donmar.
Anatomy Of A Bombing

Anatomy Of A Bombing

New play tackles IRA attempt to kill Thatcher in 1984.
Father Nandru & The Wolves Take Over Wilton’s Music Hall

Father Nandru & The Wolves Take Over Wilton’s Music Hall

London’s oldest music hall conjures up a dreamy neo-realist fable.
Immersive Play Has Wrong End Of The Telescope

Immersive Play Has Wrong End Of The Telescope

Azerbaijan in Battersea.
Bernstein's Candide At The Menier Chocolate Factory

Bernstein's Candide At The Menier Chocolate Factory

Just about the best of all possible versions of the problematic operetta.
Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

Triple bill showcases skill but lacks innovation.
Film Review: Kevin Costner Gets Criminal In "Romantic" Deptford

Film Review: Kevin Costner Gets Criminal In "Romantic" Deptford

Silly sci-fi hokum in London.
The Cat In The Hat Is The Cat's Whiskers

The Cat In The Hat Is The Cat's Whiskers

Fantastic first-time theatre for children.
Beastie Boys Musical Is A Great Excuse To Paaaarrrrtaay

Beastie Boys Musical Is A Great Excuse To Paaaarrrrtaay

It's funny, too.
Thoroughly Modern Millie Comes To Clapham

Thoroughly Modern Millie Comes To Clapham

But does the show have legs?
Review: Come Dancing @ Theatre Royal Stratford

Review: Come Dancing @ Theatre Royal Stratford

Rodgers and Hammerstein Unplugged: Carousel @ Arcola Theatre E8

Rodgers and Hammerstein Unplugged: Carousel @ Arcola Theatre E8

R and H live, unplugged and unbuttoned.
Art Review: Mondongo @ Maddox Arts

Art Review: Mondongo @ Maddox Arts

Red Velvet Reviewed: Adrian Lester Plays American Playing African, Quite Brilliantly

Red Velvet Reviewed: Adrian Lester Plays American Playing African, Quite Brilliantly

Only on for four weeks, so don't hang about.
Gig Review: Martha Wainwright @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Gig Review: Martha Wainwright @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Londonist went to see Martha Wainwright live last night and had a jolly good time.
Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Will Adamsdale pulls apart the hackneyed joke.
Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Oh What a Lovely War Still Hits Target 50 Years On

Oh What a Lovely War Still Hits Target 50 Years On

Classic play returns to Theatre Royal Stratford East.
London Blend: J+A Cafe

London Blend: J+A Cafe

A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

Beware the flying chairs.
Away With The Fairies: The Weir At Donmar Warehouse

Away With The Fairies: The Weir At Donmar Warehouse

Don't go expecting 'Father Ted' but there's a rich seam of comedy in Conor McPherson's play The Weir.
Review Le Cirque Invisible For Us!

Review Le Cirque Invisible For Us!

Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

Music and dance evoke South Africa.
Review: Can The Colourful Pre-Raphaelites Work In Black And White?

Review: Can The Colourful Pre-Raphaelites Work In Black And White?

Rossetti and co expose their thinking process.
Review: Sister Act Meets Druids In ENO's First Ever Norma

Review: Sister Act Meets Druids In ENO's First Ever Norma

Curiosity alone should lead you to watch this one.
Jeepers Creepers Review: Terry Jones’ Sad Ode To Marty Feldman

Jeepers Creepers Review: Terry Jones’ Sad Ode To Marty Feldman

New play depicts the (nearly) great comic’s demise.
The Circus At The End Of The World

The Circus At The End Of The World

Superior stunts and Gallic insouciance in Traces.
Live Review: God Help The Girl @ 100 Club

Live Review: God Help The Girl @ 100 Club

Review: Nick Cave, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard @ BFI

Review: Nick Cave, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard @ BFI

Enter The Rift Zone: Icelandic Energy On Euston Road

Enter The Rift Zone: Icelandic Energy On Euston Road

Legends and folklore at the New Diorama.
Theatre Review: The Sunshine Boys @ Savoy Theatre

Theatre Review: The Sunshine Boys @ Savoy Theatre

Sunshine Boys spotlights Danny DeVito in his pyjamas and at the peak of his career.
Take Flight With Flown, The Aerial Circus At Udderbelly

Take Flight With Flown, The Aerial Circus At Udderbelly

Tightropes, rings and awkward things at the aerial circus.
The Father Sees Alzheimer's From The Inside Out

The Father Sees Alzheimer's From The Inside Out

Original, focussed and genuinely disorienting play.
Theatre Review: After Miss Julie @ Young Vic

Theatre Review: After Miss Julie @ Young Vic

A fine revival of Marber’s play.
Happy Days Aren't Here Again

Happy Days Aren't Here Again

Juliet Stevenson shines in Beckett's bleak farce.
Beautiful Is An Electrifying Tribute To Carole King

Beautiful Is An Electrifying Tribute To Carole King

Musical moves earth under your feet.
Theatre Review/Preview: Talent @ Menier Chocolate Factory

Theatre Review/Preview: Talent @ Menier Chocolate Factory

The Nether Explores The Darkest Reaches Of The Web

The Nether Explores The Darkest Reaches Of The Web

A disturbing peek into the future of virtual reality.
Review: Future Me @ Only Connect

Review: Future Me @ Only Connect

Review: Adam Riches's Coach Coach Is So So

Review: Adam Riches's Coach Coach Is So So

Basketball parody is no slam dunk.
The Events Is A Strange And Challenging Mini-Masterpiece

The Events Is A Strange And Challenging Mini-Masterpiece

David Greig’s new play is a clever jigsaw puzzle.
Review: Few Reasons To Like Reasons To Be Happy

Review: Few Reasons To Like Reasons To Be Happy

An unstable love rhombus of a show at Hampstead Theatre.
 Verbal Fireworks In Klook’s Last Stand

Verbal Fireworks In Klook’s Last Stand

Ché Walker’s latest play presents a love deluxe.
New Bakery Review: Le Dolci

New Bakery Review: Le Dolci

Art Review: Sam The Wheels in Brixton

Art Review: Sam The Wheels in Brixton

Something For Everybody In The Diary Of A Nobody

Something For Everybody In The Diary Of A Nobody

Mr Pooter in a pub.
London Fashion Week A/W11: A La Disposition @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

London Fashion Week A/W11: A La Disposition @ Vauxhall Fashion Scout

A collection aspiring to ‘a rigid momentum freed from pivotal aviary restraints’ through ‘expressive opulence’.
A Darkly Comic Antony And Cleopatra At The Globe

A Darkly Comic Antony And Cleopatra At The Globe

Eve Best excels as the Queen of Egypt
A Guide To Russian Swing – La Meute At The Roundhouse

A Guide To Russian Swing – La Meute At The Roundhouse

Circus Fest 2014 gets off to a swinging start.
New Restaurant Review: Monsieur M.

New Restaurant Review: Monsieur M.

Threads at Unit 24 Gallery: Taking Art to the Drycleaners

Threads at Unit 24 Gallery: Taking Art to the Drycleaners

A hybrid drycleaner-cum-art gallery near Tate Modern?
Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

Ivan Vasiliev is worth the ticket price alone.
Review: In Blood: The Bacchae @ Arcola

Review: In Blood: The Bacchae @ Arcola

New Restaurant Review: Redhook

New Restaurant Review: Redhook

Book Review: Don't Call Me Urban! The Time Of Grime

Book Review: Don't Call Me Urban! The Time Of Grime

Ex-Magnum photographer Simon Wheatley spent years training his lens on London's urban music scene. Here's what he found.
Shakespeare In Love Gets Deluxe Stage Treatment

Shakespeare In Love Gets Deluxe Stage Treatment

Fun, sumptuous world makes up for two drippy leads.
Review: The Restaurant at St Paul's Cathedral

Review: The Restaurant at St Paul's Cathedral

Under The Skinhead: Barbarians Review

Under The Skinhead: Barbarians Review

Barrie Keeffe's 1977 play revived.
New Wood Deck at The Montague on the Gardens Hotel in Bloomsbury

New Wood Deck at The Montague on the Gardens Hotel in Bloomsbury

My First Coppelia: A Charming Introduction To Ballet

My First Coppelia: A Charming Introduction To Ballet

A great way to inspire and entertain youngsters this Easter.
Theatre Review: The School for Scandal @ Barbican

Theatre Review: The School for Scandal @ Barbican

Dishing the dirt at the Barbican.
Gig Review: Wallis Bird @ Dingwalls

Gig Review: Wallis Bird @ Dingwalls

Honorary Londoner returns for homecoming gig.
Review: Barry Fantoni: Public Eye, Private Eye

Review: Barry Fantoni: Public Eye, Private Eye

Gig Review: St Etienne @ The Palladium

Gig Review: St Etienne @ The Palladium

90s retro cinematic-pop heroes relive vintage memories at homecoming show
Marry Me A Little

Marry Me A Little

Sondheim musical has a hard-to-follow narrative.
Groove On Down The Road Really Grooves

Groove On Down The Road Really Grooves

Polished hip hop dancing from ZooNation Youth Company
Messing About On The River: Two Great Watery Kids' Shows

Messing About On The River: Two Great Watery Kids' Shows

Wind in the Willows and the Puppet Barge.
Theatre Review: Duet for One @ the Vaudeville Theatre

Theatre Review: Duet for One @ the Vaudeville Theatre

Live Review: Rihanna @ Brixton Academy

Live Review: Rihanna @ Brixton Academy

Review: The Kings Of Leon @ Brixton Academy

Review: The Kings Of Leon @ Brixton Academy

A Load of Rubbish At The Southbank

A Load of Rubbish At The Southbank

Forget chocolate eggs, it's all about black bin liners.
Live Review: St Vincent at Hoxton Bar & Kitchen

Live Review: St Vincent at Hoxton Bar & Kitchen

Review: Tez Talks About Muslims' Views On Tinder And Star Wars

Review: Tez Talks About Muslims' Views On Tinder And Star Wars

Comedian also introduces the Tez Commandments.
Review: Lead Actor In Linda Still Reading From Script As She Fills In Last Minute

Review: Lead Actor In Linda Still Reading From Script As She Fills In Last Minute

Noma Dumezweni still does an admirable job.
Marines And Misogyny In New Play Dogfight

Marines And Misogyny In New Play Dogfight

US musical comes to Southwark Playhouse.
Are We All Losers In This Interactive Fame Game?

Are We All Losers In This Interactive Fame Game?

Fringe show tackles reality TV.
Project Colony: Dystopian Drama In A Dance Hall Setting

Project Colony: Dystopian Drama In A Dance Hall Setting

Kafka's 'In The Penal Colony' reimagined by resourceful troupe Fourth Monkey at Trinity Buoy Wharf.
Gig Review: Graham Coxon @ The Hospital Club

Gig Review: Graham Coxon @ The Hospital Club

We see the Blur man's heavy-metal side at an intimate gig in central London.
Review: Boy Takes A Troubling Twirl Through The London Jungle

Review: Boy Takes A Troubling Twirl Through The London Jungle

Leo Butler finds poetry in cracked pavements.
Mark Thomas Loses A Friend To Make A Winning Play

Mark Thomas Loses A Friend To Make A Winning Play

Fractured friendship inspires brilliant new show.
Cardinal Burns Live: Lighter Laughs But Still Funny

Cardinal Burns Live: Lighter Laughs But Still Funny

Comedy duo tone it down for Soho.
French Brasserie Review:  Brasserie St Jacques

French Brasserie Review: Brasserie St Jacques

A Diversity Of Dance In The Associates At Sadler's Wells

A Diversity Of Dance In The Associates At Sadler's Wells

Three choreographers with 21st century approaches to dance-making.
Explosive Theatre: The Secret Agent At The Young Vic

Explosive Theatre: The Secret Agent At The Young Vic

A dynamic adaptation of Joseph Conrad's novel.
Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

Magical sets and music, but production lacks clarity
Fight For The Last Arts Job On Earth, Hunger Games Style

Fight For The Last Arts Job On Earth, Hunger Games Style

Quirky and surprising new comedy.
Sinatra Resurrected At The London Palladium

Sinatra Resurrected At The London Palladium

A shrine-like show to Ol' Blue Eyes.
The Wind In The Willows Transfers From Royal Opera House To West End

The Wind In The Willows Transfers From Royal Opera House To West End

A delightful Christmas confection without too much sugar.
Review: Spring Lunch Menu at Tamarind

Review: Spring Lunch Menu at Tamarind

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Art Review: Parental Guidance @ WW Gallery

Art Review: Parental Guidance @ WW Gallery

Computer-Penned Musical Beyond The Fence Reviewed

Computer-Penned Musical Beyond The Fence Reviewed

Do algorithms have rhythm?
New Bar and Restaurant Review: The Parlour

New Bar and Restaurant Review: The Parlour

St James Beds Marlene Dietrich

St James Beds Marlene Dietrich

Play portrays star's twilight spent under the duvet.
Charlotte Brönte's Classic Novel Goes Contemporary At National Theatre

Charlotte Brönte's Classic Novel Goes Contemporary At National Theatre

You've never seen Jane Eyre like this.
The 2000 Year Old Man Still Feels Fresh Today

The 2000 Year Old Man Still Feels Fresh Today

Mel Brooks’ early comic character is resurrected.
Review: Caviar Lunch at Bob Bob Ricard

Review: Caviar Lunch at Bob Bob Ricard

Review: Love And Understanding @ The Courtyard Theatre

Review: Love And Understanding @ The Courtyard Theatre

New Restaurant Review: Polpo

New Restaurant Review: Polpo

 Mexican Nun Triumphs At The Globe

Mexican Nun Triumphs At The Globe

The Heresy of Love.
Wink Skewers Our Obsession With Social Media

Wink Skewers Our Obsession With Social Media

Of love and other emoticons.
Review: Ghanaian Food Masterclass

Review: Ghanaian Food Masterclass

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Loyalty And Betrayal In War-Torn France: The Patriotic Traitor Reviewed

Loyalty And Betrayal In War-Torn France: The Patriotic Traitor Reviewed

When Pétain and de Gaulle became friends.
Live Review: Robyn @ XOYO

Live Review: Robyn @ XOYO

Theatre Review: Three Days In May @ Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Three Days In May @ Trafalgar Studios

Was giving up ever an option...?
Mad And Masterful: A Mad World My Masters

Mad And Masterful: A Mad World My Masters

A ridiculously funny show at Barbican.
Emotional Scrummage In Crouch Touch Pause Engage

Emotional Scrummage In Crouch Touch Pause Engage

Drama charts Welsh rugby captain’s coming out.
Preview: Fashionably Saucy Burlesque at the Gore Hotel

Preview: Fashionably Saucy Burlesque at the Gore Hotel

Radcliffe vs McAvoy In Victor Frankenstein: Review

Radcliffe vs McAvoy In Victor Frankenstein: Review

An enjoyable London-set horror comedy.
Carry On Killing: The Massacre At Paris

Carry On Killing: The Massacre At Paris

Marlowe’s bloody play returns to London for first time in 400 years.
Live Music Review: Marina & The Diamonds @ Dingwalls

Live Music Review: Marina & The Diamonds @ Dingwalls

Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

A disappointing triple bill, lacking the magic of Diaghilev's original ballets.
Critics At The Cri: Win Theatre Tickets With Your Words

Critics At The Cri: Win Theatre Tickets With Your Words

Criterion Presents new lunchtime and late evening entertainment in its glorious Victorian subterranean theatre (sponsored)
Eco Eatery Review: Sushinho

Eco Eatery Review: Sushinho

Theatre Review: Carmen @ Wilton's Music Hall

Theatre Review: Carmen @ Wilton's Music Hall

Glorious young voices and a sixteen-piece orchestra make Carmen an easy-to-understand opera box of delights.
Exhibition: Some Photographs Taken In France at Diemar/Noble

Exhibition: Some Photographs Taken In France at Diemar/Noble

Want to see some cheeky photographs of Toulouse-Lautrec taking a dump on a beach?
Review: Manon, ENB @ The Coliseum

Review: Manon, ENB @ The Coliseum

Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Two fun shows from Beasts and Bec Hill.
Londonist Live: The Dubstep Chronicles at Meltdown 2008

Londonist Live: The Dubstep Chronicles at Meltdown 2008

Review: Ichi Experience Menu, Ichi Sushi & Sashimi Bar

Review: Ichi Experience Menu, Ichi Sushi & Sashimi Bar

Having made it through its first year of trade, Ichi Sushi & Sashimi Bar has decided to celebrate with a special one year birthday “Ichi Experience Menu” created by Chef Sadayuki Okamoto to showcase “his finest dishes”.
All Aboard For Anything Goes In Wimbledon

All Aboard For Anything Goes In Wimbledon

Light-hearted fare aboard a luxurious liner.
Horrible Histories Charts Britain’s Comical Chronicles

Horrible Histories Charts Britain’s Comical Chronicles

Family-friendly historical slapstick.
Circusfest Review: Backgammon for Beginners @ Jacksons Lane

Circusfest Review: Backgammon for Beginners @ Jacksons Lane

The hard-to-grab-hold-of tale is told through low key but impressive acrobatics
Middle Aged, Middle Class Comedy Is Middle Of The Road

Middle Aged, Middle Class Comedy Is Middle Of The Road

Neville's Island at Duke of York's Theatre.
Theatre Review: Chalet Lines @ Bush Theatre

Theatre Review: Chalet Lines @ Bush Theatre

Explosive one-liners and put-downs make this a challenging, but enjoyable concoction
Cross-Dressing Simon Russell Beale Plays Footsie

Cross-Dressing Simon Russell Beale Plays Footsie

A play about one of London's early stage stars.
Three Surreal Playlets Explore Love And Death

Three Surreal Playlets Explore Love And Death

Black humour abounds.
Gig Review: Metric @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Gig Review: Metric @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

The Canadian quartet descend on west London with bags of charisma and a lighting rig to match.
Live Music Review: Ghostpoet @ Electrowerkz

Live Music Review: Ghostpoet @ Electrowerkz

The launch for the rapper Ghostpoet’s debut album last week was a shambolic but no less entertaining gig to herald his new LP.
Review: Moti Mahal Cookery Class with Wine Pairing

Review: Moti Mahal Cookery Class with Wine Pairing

Review: New Champagne Sensory Afternoon Tea Available at Four West End Hotels

Review: New Champagne Sensory Afternoon Tea Available at Four West End Hotels

Londonist Live: Blade Runner Soundtrack at Meltdown 2008

Londonist Live: Blade Runner Soundtrack at Meltdown 2008

Gig Review: Summer Camp @ Scala

Gig Review: Summer Camp @ Scala

The homecoming king and queen come of age at a magnificent show
Review: The Rolling Stone Is A Moving Portrayal Of Homosexuality In Uganda

Review: The Rolling Stone Is A Moving Portrayal Of Homosexuality In Uganda

Chris Urch’s play is pitch perfect.
Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

He’s both funny haha and funny strange.
Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Missing these would be criminal.
Review: Deathwatch Shows Men Imprisoned By Their Desires

Review: Deathwatch Shows Men Imprisoned By Their Desires

Jean Genet's prison drama is a playful eroticisation of crime.
Al Fresco Pinocchio Is Anything But Wooden

Al Fresco Pinocchio Is Anything But Wooden

Be delighted in a church garden.
Extreme Measures In Measure For Measure

Extreme Measures In Measure For Measure

Cynical but fun, thought-provoking but weirdly sexy.
Review: Flanders Menu at the National Cafe, The National Gallery

Review: Flanders Menu at the National Cafe, The National Gallery

Fancy some Flemish cuisine to go with your Flemish art viewing?
Review: 2010 California Wine Tasting

Review: 2010 California Wine Tasting

Review: Points Of View @ The British Library

Review: Points Of View @ The British Library

Cook And Moore Play Is A Bit Of A Dud

Cook And Moore Play Is A Bit Of A Dud

Not only repetitive but also awkward.
Truth, Reconciliation And Head-Butting In Quietly

Truth, Reconciliation And Head-Butting In Quietly

New play explores the troubles in a Belfast pub.
New Restaurant Review:  Bar Boulud

New Restaurant Review: Bar Boulud

Londonist Live: Paul Weller + Glasvegas Review

Londonist Live: Paul Weller + Glasvegas Review

XFM Winter Wonderland Lays On Musical Smorgasbord

XFM Winter Wonderland Lays On Musical Smorgasbord

Tuneful titbits.
Wahaca Reveals New Summer Menu

Wahaca Reveals New Summer Menu

Live Review: Maximo Park @ Brixton Academy

Live Review: Maximo Park @ Brixton Academy

Foundling Hospital Meets The Circus In Hetty Feather

Foundling Hospital Meets The Circus In Hetty Feather

Jacqueline Wilson classic returns.
New Menu Items at Tsuru Japanese Restaurants

New Menu Items at Tsuru Japanese Restaurants

A Shakespearean Ballet Farce

A Shakespearean Ballet Farce

The Taming of the Shrew is all slapstick humour in John Cranko's ballet.
Review: Of Montreal @ Koko

Review: Of Montreal @ Koko

Brotherly Love In A Cold Climate: Gutted @ Theatre Royal Stratford East

Brotherly Love In A Cold Climate: Gutted @ Theatre Royal Stratford East

Fierce in language and fearless in subject matter, Rikki Beadle-Blair's shocking and courageous comedy Gutted is a landmark in his writing.
Robbers Without A Clue In Convenience

Robbers Without A Clue In Convenience

Ray Panthaki and Adeel Akhtar star in London-set comedy.
Gig Review: Camille @ The Barbican

Gig Review: Camille @ The Barbican

French Fancies with Camille.
Hofesh Shechter Company At Sadler's Wells: Visceral, Raw And Animalistic

Hofesh Shechter Company At Sadler's Wells: Visceral, Raw And Animalistic

An incredible movement style, but low lighting and excessive volume make it hard to appreciate.
Live review: Land of Kings @ various venues, Dalston

Live review: Land of Kings @ various venues, Dalston

Bang Bang, She'll Shoot You Down

Bang Bang, She'll Shoot You Down

Louise Orwin's show opens feminist theatre festival.
Dance Review: Danza Contemporánea de Cuba, Mixed Bill @ Sadler’s Wells

Dance Review: Danza Contemporánea de Cuba, Mixed Bill @ Sadler’s Wells

DCC celebrates both modern dance technique and Cuban flavours, with mixed results
Londonist Live: Stiff Little Fingers and Mark Stewart at Meltdown 2008

Londonist Live: Stiff Little Fingers and Mark Stewart at Meltdown 2008

Taking Down The Testicle-Free Establishment

Taking Down The Testicle-Free Establishment

60s play parodies little Hitler types.
Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

What Rough Beast at Soho Theatre.
Book review: Up West by Pip Granger

Book review: Up West by Pip Granger

Aussie Drama Explores Tolerance And Tricky Sexual Politics

Aussie Drama Explores Tolerance And Tricky Sexual Politics

1990 play revolves around a complex father-son relationship.
Restaurant Review: High Road Brasserie

Restaurant Review: High Road Brasserie

UK Premiere For Lost Tennessee Williams Play

UK Premiere For Lost Tennessee Williams Play

The Fat Man’s Wife casts a paralysing spell at the Canal Café Theatre.
Lose Your Head In The Clouds At The Southbank

Lose Your Head In The Clouds At The Southbank

Scenes from Magritte's paintings brought to surreal life in charming family show.
Brutally Powerful Play Forces Us To Confront A Fearful Reality

Brutally Powerful Play Forces Us To Confront A Fearful Reality

An impacting debut from Cordelia Lyn.
Abi Morgan Play Has Touches Of Groundhog Day

Abi Morgan Play Has Touches Of Groundhog Day

A vodka with the dictator's wife. And another. And another.
Wild Worlds Is A Cabaret Of Animal Instincts

Wild Worlds Is A Cabaret Of Animal Instincts

Creepy fun at the Vault.
New Restaurant Review: Camino Puerto del Canario

New Restaurant Review: Camino Puerto del Canario

Inside Islington's Brewhouse & Kitchen

Inside Islington's Brewhouse & Kitchen

Impressive beer range, and well executed food menu.
Hollywood Heroines Get Their Claws Out Again

Hollywood Heroines Get Their Claws Out Again

Bette Davis and Joan Crawford are back.
La Traviata Meets Prohibition In Kilburn — Review

La Traviata Meets Prohibition In Kilburn — Review

A potent cocktail.
A Vegas-Themed Merchant Of Venice?

A Vegas-Themed Merchant Of Venice?

Shakespeare gets big and sassy.
Review: Forced Entertainment Live Up To Their Name In The Notebook

Review: Forced Entertainment Live Up To Their Name In The Notebook

A nebulous production.
Exhibition Review:  Lyndon Hayes @ The Zetter Hotel

Exhibition Review: Lyndon Hayes @ The Zetter Hotel

The banality of daily life in eight new works by South London painter/illustrator Lyndon Hayes.
Live Music Review: Gang of Four @ Heaven

Live Music Review: Gang of Four @ Heaven

Gang of Four take to Heaven to play their NME Awards show and play their first new material in sixteen years.
Review: Sonic Youth @ Scala

Review: Sonic Youth @ Scala

Review: Lydia Leonard Makes A Big Impact In Little Eyolf

Review: Lydia Leonard Makes A Big Impact In Little Eyolf

Against a powerfully bare backdrop.
Food and Drink Festival Review: Towards a Fluid State

Food and Drink Festival Review: Towards a Fluid State

Twelfth Night As A Gender Experiment

Twelfth Night As A Gender Experiment

Shakespeare did love a gender swap.
Theatre Review: Terminus @ Young Vic

Theatre Review: Terminus @ Young Vic

Buckle up. This is one hell of a ride.
Review: Firsts 2008 at Royal Opera House

Review: Firsts 2008 at Royal Opera House

The Law Is An Asshole In Measure For Measure

The Law Is An Asshole In Measure For Measure

Cheek By Jowl nails Shakespeare’s problem play.
Live Music Review: The Go! Team @ Heaven

Live Music Review: The Go! Team @ Heaven

Two drum kits, a bonkers front woman and indecipherable lyrics. The Go! Team are back.
West End Show About Shoes Is Bootiful

West End Show About Shoes Is Bootiful

Straight-laced shoemaker gets kick-start from a drag queen.
Rabbit Hole Review: Pulitzer Prize Winner Lacks Punch

Rabbit Hole Review: Pulitzer Prize Winner Lacks Punch

A sincere yet somehow lacking play about loss.
The National Theatre's Husbands And Sons: Divisive In More Ways Than One

The National Theatre's Husbands And Sons: Divisive In More Ways Than One

Three plays going on at the same time.
Review: Lawrence After Arabia Reveals The Man Behind The Legend

Review: Lawrence After Arabia Reveals The Man Behind The Legend

Howard Brenton's new play is a damning indictment of colonialist politics.
Islam And Conservatism Up Close In Multitudes

Islam And Conservatism Up Close In Multitudes

A beast of a piece at Kilburn's Tricycle Theatre.
Review: It's art ... bitch! @ Gallery at 94

Review: It's art ... bitch! @ Gallery at 94

Londonist Reviews Tanqueray Tables

Londonist Reviews Tanqueray Tables

'You'll Never Have All Of Me' Proves Too True A Title

'You'll Never Have All Of Me' Proves Too True A Title

Comedian Natasia Demetriou's solo debut.
Music Review: Ska-P @ HMV Forum

Music Review: Ska-P @ HMV Forum

Autobahn Explores The Claustrophobia Of The Open Road

Autobahn Explores The Claustrophobia Of The Open Road

Neil Labute’s grim play pulls up in Islington.
Theatre Review: Obama On My Mind @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

Theatre Review: Obama On My Mind @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

3 Winters Charts The Hard History Of A House in Zagreb

3 Winters Charts The Hard History Of A House in Zagreb

Modern Croatian history as experienced by one family.
Review: Spall Moves Effortlessly From Harry Potter To Harold Pinter

Review: Spall Moves Effortlessly From Harry Potter To Harold Pinter

Brilliant West End return of The Caretaker.
Music Review: Sleigh Bells @ Heaven

Music Review: Sleigh Bells @ Heaven

Sleigh Bells unleash a furious torrent of unidentifiable death metal during their NME Awards Show at Heaven.
Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

A plucky punk comic sells out.
Eco Eatery Review: Saf

Eco Eatery Review: Saf

Edwardian Politics Can Still Teach Us A Thing Or Two

Edwardian Politics Can Still Teach Us A Thing Or Two

You might leave the theatre wanting to join the struggle.
London Food Blog Round-Up

London Food Blog Round-Up

Film Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut Dissects The Directors

Film Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut Dissects The Directors

Solid documentary about two great filmmakers.
Mozart's Barber Is Back In A Rousing Romp

Mozart's Barber Is Back In A Rousing Romp

Crazy comings and goings at the Royal Opera House.
Sprint Festival Of New Theatre Gets Off To Flying Start

Sprint Festival Of New Theatre Gets Off To Flying Start

Opening show Locus Amoenus is a winner.
Blood On The Boards In Grand Guignol

Blood On The Boards In Grand Guignol

Gory French fun in Southwark.
Picnic & Play at The Deck, National Theatre

Picnic & Play at The Deck, National Theatre

Last Chance To See: Rothko @ Tate Modern

Last Chance To See: Rothko @ Tate Modern

Theatre Review: Belong @ Royal Court

Theatre Review: Belong @ Royal Court

The story of a man's struggle to find out where he belongs in his battle to reach the top.
Hotel Guests Give London The Thumbs Down

Hotel Guests Give London The Thumbs Down

Visitors Tackles Dementia Without Misery Or Mawkishness

Visitors Tackles Dementia Without Misery Or Mawkishness

Playwright Barney Norris proves he is one to watch.
Review: Saint Etienne @ The Forum

Review: Saint Etienne @ The Forum

There is something particularly English - in fact, quintessentially London - about Saint Etienne. Performing what was, pretty much, a greatest hits packed set for their Christmas gig at the Kentish Town Forum on Saturday night, the band certainly looked and sounded like they were home.
Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

Tap-tastic stage version of 1935 film.
Tale Of Charles II's Mistress Is A Giddy And Gleeful Romp

Tale Of Charles II's Mistress Is A Giddy And Gleeful Romp

From orange seller to king's number one.
Wonderground The Musical: Not Coming To A Stage Near You

Wonderground The Musical: Not Coming To A Stage Near You

Because Showstopper! is a different show each time.
Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Cars and Girls at Soho Theatre.
Music Review: Kasabian @ The Garage

Music Review: Kasabian @ The Garage

Last Chance To See: Public Property @ Trafalgar Studios

Last Chance To See: Public Property @ Trafalgar Studios

Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier Bicker In Backstage Bust-Up

Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier Bicker In Backstage Bust-Up

Thespian rivalry falls flat in Orson’s Shadow.
Going Ape In South London: Aaaaaaaah! Reviewed

Going Ape In South London: Aaaaaaaah! Reviewed

Highlight: Noel Fielding gets his knob ripped off.
Is A Musical Made Up Of Jewish-Penned Songs A Jewsical?

Is A Musical Made Up Of Jewish-Penned Songs A Jewsical?

80 years of Jewish musical theatre at St James.
Poulet Packs A Punch In Ravenhill's Sharp Satire

Poulet Packs A Punch In Ravenhill's Sharp Satire

Product arrives at Arcola Theatre.
Verve Festival Celebrating Diversity Opens With A Sassy Shrew Taming

Verve Festival Celebrating Diversity Opens With A Sassy Shrew Taming

Energetic Shakespeare kicks off new season.
What's The Most Londony Film Ever Made?

What's The Most Londony Film Ever Made?

Review: “A Decade of Divine” Photography Exhibition

Review: “A Decade of Divine” Photography Exhibition

Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Tonight Show regular arrives at Soho Theatre.
Alcoholism, Sexism And Ghosts: A Typical Eugene O’Neill Comedy, Then

Alcoholism, Sexism And Ghosts: A Typical Eugene O’Neill Comedy, Then

Ah, Wilderness! at the Young Vic.
Capitalism Gored In Carmen Disruption

Capitalism Gored In Carmen Disruption

The ills of identikit city living and a bit of opera.
Ferrets, Fannies and Funnies With The Noise Next Door: Boys On Tour

Ferrets, Fannies and Funnies With The Noise Next Door: Boys On Tour

The improv comedy troupe that turn your random suggestions into full-on, belly laugh goodness.
The Mystery Of Irma Vep Is A Campy Homage To Horror

The Mystery Of Irma Vep Is A Campy Homage To Horror

A feast of ham at the Brockley Jack Theatre.
Italian Dramedy Has More Twists Than Fusilli

Italian Dramedy Has More Twists Than Fusilli

Il Turco In Italia: a love quadrangle.
Live Music Review: Seefeel @ Kings Place

Live Music Review: Seefeel @ Kings Place

The obscure but much-admired electronica outfit launch their first album since 1996.
Bibendum Times Annual Wine Tasting 2010

Bibendum Times Annual Wine Tasting 2010

Gig Review: Chairlift Live At Scala

Gig Review: Chairlift Live At Scala

Chairlift scale-up their act at the Scala
Theatre Review: Iolanthe @ Pleasance

Theatre Review: Iolanthe @ Pleasance

Londonist Live: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds @ HMV

Londonist Live: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds @ HMV

Book Review: London Atlas of Architecture By Alejandro Bahamon

Book Review: London Atlas of Architecture By Alejandro Bahamon

Review: Herons Wades Into Teenage Troubles

Review: Herons Wades Into Teenage Troubles

Simon Stephens' early play mixes savage violence with tender hope.
Chicago Grifters Take Over Victorian Music Hall

Chicago Grifters Take Over Victorian Music Hall

In a new stage version of the classic film.
Live Review: Shearwater @ Scala

Live Review: Shearwater @ Scala

Review: Will Everyone Get The Jokes At Jest End?

Review: Will Everyone Get The Jokes At Jest End?

Waterloo East show sends up musical theatre.
Live Review: Charlatans @ The Social

Live Review: Charlatans @ The Social

Kingston 14 Is A Hard-Boiled Caribbean Cop Opera

Kingston 14 Is A Hard-Boiled Caribbean Cop Opera

DJ Goldie leads a terrific ensemble cast.
Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Live Review: The Presets @ Electric Ballroom

Live Review: The Presets @ Electric Ballroom

Foot And Mouth Epidemic Threatens To Destroy An Old Friendship

Foot And Mouth Epidemic Threatens To Destroy An Old Friendship

Award-winning play examines the fallout of the 2001 crisis.
Lippy Is A Dark Surreal Theatrical Experiment

Lippy Is A Dark Surreal Theatrical Experiment

The strange story of four Irish women who wouldn't speak.
Theatre Review: Snookered @ Bush Theatre

Theatre Review: Snookered @ Bush Theatre

Cabbie-cum-playwright Ishy Din’s debut tells a tale of guilt, obligation, frustrated dreams and coconuts.
2007's Gigs of the year

2007's Gigs of the year

Memory And Mobsters In Ghost From A Perfect Place

Memory And Mobsters In Ghost From A Perfect Place

20th anniversary of Philip Ridley's controversial play.
Review: Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf, Trafalgar Studios

Review: Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf, Trafalgar Studios

Hang Is Intense But Lacks Beginning And End

Hang Is Intense But Lacks Beginning And End

A middling play, then.
Convicts In Australia Find Redemption Through Theatre

Convicts In Australia Find Redemption Through Theatre

Timberlake Wertenbaker's modern classic comes to the National Theatre.
Boxing Play Explores The Fight For Equality

Boxing Play Explores The Fight For Equality

Hard-hitting, both emotionally and physically.
Review: Peggy Sue @ Borderline

Review: Peggy Sue @ Borderline

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Review: Fanfarlo @ ICA

Review: Fanfarlo @ ICA

Wildefire Is A Small Screen Cop Drama That Struggles On Stage

Wildefire Is A Small Screen Cop Drama That Struggles On Stage

An unconvincing police procedural.
Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

The Mirage Of Family Unity, In Other Desert Cities

The Mirage Of Family Unity, In Other Desert Cities

Fine ensemble acting in a faltering new play at the Old Vic.
Angry Brigade Blasts Into Bush Theatre

Angry Brigade Blasts Into Bush Theatre

James Graham's play has panoramic political vision.
Rules For Living Charts A Domestic Apocalypse

Rules For Living Charts A Domestic Apocalypse

Family farce at the National Theatre.
Tortured Love And Slavery In Yarico

Tortured Love And Slavery In Yarico

An epic period musical in a pub.
Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

Choreography lost amongst chaotic concepts.
London Poet Stevie Smith Drowns In Suburban Drabness

London Poet Stevie Smith Drowns In Suburban Drabness

Zoë Wanamaker does her best in a dull play.
A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

Mamet vs Churchill at The Orange Tree Theatre

Mamet vs Churchill at The Orange Tree Theatre

Young directors tackle theatrical heavyweights.
Review: in-i @ Lyttleton, National Theatre

Review: in-i @ Lyttleton, National Theatre

Theatre Review: Wet Weather Cover @ the Arts Theatre

Theatre Review: Wet Weather Cover @ the Arts Theatre

Review: Maggie's End @ The Shaw Theatre

Review: Maggie's End @ The Shaw Theatre

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Hot Chip Late Show @ Brixton Academy

Hot Chip Late Show @ Brixton Academy

Valhalla Is Other People

Valhalla Is Other People

Love (and hate) in a cold climate.
Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

A rip-roaring show for newcomers to the genre.
Live Review: Camera Obscura @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

Live Review: Camera Obscura @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

El Cantara Opens on Frith Street

El Cantara Opens on Frith Street

Theatre Review: The Girlfriend Experience @ Young Vic

Theatre Review: The Girlfriend Experience @ Young Vic

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Imagine A Second Chance In All The Things You Said...

Imagine A Second Chance In All The Things You Said...

Poignant dance-theatre (with the longest title ever).
Londonist Live: Catherine A.D. @ Bush Hall

Londonist Live: Catherine A.D. @ Bush Hall

Fusing Takeaway and Home Cooking with XO to GO

Fusing Takeaway and Home Cooking with XO to GO

The Long Road South Review: Civil Rights And Wrongs

The Long Road South Review: Civil Rights And Wrongs

Imogen Stubbs leads a strong cast.
Art Review: Damien Poulain @ KK Outlet

Art Review: Damien Poulain @ KK Outlet

Learn The Art Of Scrapology At The Southbank

Learn The Art Of Scrapology At The Southbank

Get intimate with the innards of a Victorian scrapbook.
Review: The Most Travelled Correspondent - A Retrospective of George Rodger

Review: The Most Travelled Correspondent - A Retrospective of George Rodger

Funfair Cocktails And Fiery Meze At This Neon-Infused Fitzrovia Joint

Funfair Cocktails And Fiery Meze At This Neon-Infused Fitzrovia Joint

Fine meze.
Cracks Appear In The House Of Mirrors And Hearts

Cracks Appear In The House Of Mirrors And Hearts

A family haunted by the past at the Arcola.
Low-Key Macbeth Full Of Sound But Lacks Fury

Low-Key Macbeth Full Of Sound But Lacks Fury

Supernatural thriller is too stripped-back.
Review: Monsters @ Arcola

Review: Monsters @ Arcola

Art Review: Forced Journeys @ Ben Uri

Art Review: Forced Journeys @ Ben Uri

Designers Offer Their Spin On The Future Of Migration

Designers Offer Their Spin On The Future Of Migration

A political hot topic is met with quirky ideas for the future.
Let's Go To The (Cedar) Lake At Sadler's Wells

Let's Go To The (Cedar) Lake At Sadler's Wells

Talented dancers of Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet in three diverse works.
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Saturday Cinema Summary

Review: Friday at Concrete and Glass

Review: Friday at Concrete and Glass

Impressive Ensemble Acting In Schiller’s The Robbers

Impressive Ensemble Acting In Schiller’s The Robbers

A muscular reinterpretation at the New Diorama.
Preview: The Peckham Literary Festival 16th - 21st November

Preview: The Peckham Literary Festival 16th - 21st November

Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

First class ambling from the Sheeps star.
The First Cuts Are The Deepest In Topical Play Hope

The First Cuts Are The Deepest In Topical Play Hope

The Royal Court confronts ‘austerity’.
Music Reigns Supreme With Once @ Phoenix Theatre

Music Reigns Supreme With Once @ Phoenix Theatre

Foot-stamping fun in this adaptation of the Oscar-winning film.
Live Review: Saint Etienne @ The Social

Live Review: Saint Etienne @ The Social

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Simpatico Is Likeable, Not Loveable

Simpatico Is Likeable, Not Loveable

Enjoyable, energetic, but not a ground-breaking play.
Stolen Brains And Memory Disorder In Incognito

Stolen Brains And Memory Disorder In Incognito

Nick Payne’s new play tackles neuroscience.
Live Music Review: Carolina Liar @ Barfly

Live Music Review: Carolina Liar @ Barfly

Review:  James Jessop's Beauty and the Beast at High Roller Society

Review: James Jessop's Beauty and the Beast at High Roller Society

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Review: Wrecks At Bush Theatre

Review: Wrecks At Bush Theatre

Review: Harvest Twestival

Review: Harvest Twestival

Mouthful Dishes Up Plenty Of Food For Thought

Mouthful Dishes Up Plenty Of Food For Thought

Short plays explore greed and an unsustainable global food system.
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The Singing Hypnotist Casts A Sonic Spell

The Singing Hypnotist Casts A Sonic Spell

A playful look at the roots of trance.
Review: CSS and Florence and the Machine @ Koko

Review: CSS and Florence and the Machine @ Koko

Review: Her Naked Skin @ The Olivier Theatre

Review: Her Naked Skin @ The Olivier Theatre

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A Stripped Back Interpretation Of Ibsen's A Doll's House

A Stripped Back Interpretation Of Ibsen's A Doll's House

A slightly underwhelming production.
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Exhibition Review:  Never Odd or Even by Andreas von Chrzanowski aka CASE

Exhibition Review: Never Odd or Even by Andreas von Chrzanowski aka CASE

Wine Tasting Review:  Bibendum's B Festival '09

Wine Tasting Review: Bibendum's B Festival '09

Review: Jarvis Cocker @ Shepherds Bush Empire

Review: Jarvis Cocker @ Shepherds Bush Empire

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Live Review: Passion Pit @ Koko

Live Review: Passion Pit @ Koko

Camden Fringe Review: A Crack In The Wall

Camden Fringe Review: A Crack In The Wall

Art Review: Between Time And Space @ The Nunnery

Art Review: Between Time And Space @ The Nunnery

London Food Blog Round-Up for February

London Food Blog Round-Up for February

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

March Music Review

March Music Review

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

Iain Sinclair Doesn't Like... Things

Iain Sinclair Doesn't Like... Things

Monday Music Review

Monday Music Review

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

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Saturday Cinema Summary

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Art Review: Lines of Control @ Green Cardamom

Art Review: Lines of Control @ Green Cardamom

Live Review: Ólafur Arnalds / Finn @ Union Chapel

Live Review: Ólafur Arnalds / Finn @ Union Chapel

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

Live Review: Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti @ The Lexington

Live Review: Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti @ The Lexington

Police Working To Contradictory Targets, Claims Play

Police Working To Contradictory Targets, Claims Play

Unfortunately the message isn't as strong as it could be.
Financial Theatre For Kids: Bank On It At The Rose Lipman Building

Financial Theatre For Kids: Bank On It At The Rose Lipman Building

Who knew the credit crunch could inspire inventive theatre for kids?
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Music Review: Music Go Music @ ICA

Music Review: Music Go Music @ ICA

Perambulist - London With A Sprog In Tow #1: Kuniyoshi

Perambulist - London With A Sprog In Tow #1: Kuniyoshi

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Review: Intimate Portraits @ The British Museum

Review: Intimate Portraits @ The British Museum

Review: Chromeo Christmas Party @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

Review: Chromeo Christmas Party @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

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Saturday Cinema Summary

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Live Review: The Delays @ Borderline

Live Review: The Delays @ Borderline

Exhibition Review: Outbreak 1939 @ Imperial War Museum

Exhibition Review: Outbreak 1939 @ Imperial War Museum

Review: Lie Of The Land @ Arcola

Review: Lie Of The Land @ Arcola

Review: Mike Wozniak Is More Frantic Than Cleese Speeding In A Merc

Review: Mike Wozniak Is More Frantic Than Cleese Speeding In A Merc

Pythonesque comedian zips through set.
(Rhyming) Theatre Review: The Trench @ The Pleasance

(Rhyming) Theatre Review: The Trench @ The Pleasance

Visual theatre for grown-ups in a storybook style that tackles trench warfare using puppets, animation, music and verse
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Music Review: Field Music @ Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Music Review: Field Music @ Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Forsythe Company At Sadler's Wells: Whooshing Vocals and Rippling Spines

Forsythe Company At Sadler's Wells: Whooshing Vocals and Rippling Spines

Forsythe's inimitable movement style lacks punch in this double bill.
Notes From The City

Notes From The City

Review: The New Yorkers at Lilian Baylis Theatre

Review: The New Yorkers at Lilian Baylis Theatre

Review: A Swell Party at Cadogan Hall

Review: A Swell Party at Cadogan Hall

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Live Review: Pains of Being Pure of Heart @ Scala

Live Review: Pains of Being Pure of Heart @ Scala

Live Review: The Clientele @ The Luminaire

Live Review: The Clientele @ The Luminaire

Live Review: Delays @ The Garage

Live Review: Delays @ The Garage

Live Review: Madam @ Union Chapel

Live Review: Madam @ Union Chapel

Review: Foreign Affair @ Above The Stag Theatre

Review: Foreign Affair @ Above The Stag Theatre

Live Music Review: Joe Pernice @ The Union Chapel

Live Music Review: Joe Pernice @ The Union Chapel

Last Chance To See: Call Me Madam @ The Gatehouse

Last Chance To See: Call Me Madam @ The Gatehouse

Live Review: Luke Haines @ The Luminaire

Live Review: Luke Haines @ The Luminaire

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Music Review: Bombay Bicycle Club and The Futureheads

Music Review: Bombay Bicycle Club and The Futureheads

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Review: Blind by Stardom by Word to Mother @ StolenSpace

Review: Blind by Stardom by Word to Mother @ StolenSpace

Music Review: Tuneyards @ Cargo

Music Review: Tuneyards @ Cargo

London Review Of Breakfasts

London Review Of Breakfasts

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Saturday Cinema Summary

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Art Review: See How You Feel @ Maddox Arts

Art Review: See How You Feel @ Maddox Arts

Review: Rosé Wines at All Bar One

Review: Rosé Wines at All Bar One

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Live Music Review: The Futureheads @ The Lexington

Live Music Review: The Futureheads @ The Lexington

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Live Music Review: OK Go @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

Live Music Review: OK Go @ Shepherd's Bush Empire

Live Music Review: Los Campesinos! @ The Garage

Live Music Review: Los Campesinos! @ The Garage

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Review:  Evocative Foods

Review: Evocative Foods

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Music Review: Let's Wrestle @ Lexington

Music Review: Let's Wrestle @ Lexington

Review: The Serious Business Of Choosing A Mate @ Pleasance Theatre

Review: The Serious Business Of Choosing A Mate @ Pleasance Theatre

A Mash-Up On A Mountain In Back Down

A Mash-Up On A Mountain In Back Down

A coming-of-age play by Brummie poet Polarbear.
Live Music Review: Gang of Four @ The Macbeth

Live Music Review: Gang of Four @ The Macbeth

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Saturday Cinema Summary

Review: The Dodos @ 100 Club

Review: The Dodos @ 100 Club

Exhibition Review: Press and Release at High Roller Society

Exhibition Review: Press and Release at High Roller Society

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Field @ Cargo

The Field @ Cargo

Live music review: The Young Republic @ Cargo

Live music review: The Young Republic @ Cargo

Alien Nation Exhibition Explores What it Means to be an “Alien” in London

Alien Nation Exhibition Explores What it Means to be an “Alien” in London

Artistic interpretations of what it's like to be a non-native Londoner
Exhibition Review:  A’ Urban Abstract by Remi/Rough and Steve More

Exhibition Review: A’ Urban Abstract by Remi/Rough and Steve More

New Shoreditch exhibition for two influential urban artists.
Theatre Review: Brazilx2 @ Old Red Lion

Theatre Review: Brazilx2 @ Old Red Lion

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Go See Gang of Four for Us

Go See Gang of Four for Us

Last Minute Listing: Foodie Wanderings At Review

Last Minute Listing: Foodie Wanderings At Review

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Saturday Cinema Summary

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Green On The Go

Green On The Go

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List - Summer Lite Edition

The Londonist Literary List - Summer Lite Edition

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

May Music Review

May Music Review

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

<i>Somebody let off fireworks at around midnight. They sounded like bombs.</i>

<i>Somebody let off fireworks at around midnight. They sounded like bombs.</i>

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

Londonist Demo Dungeon

Londonist Demo Dungeon

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

Stuck On Me Exhibition

Stuck On Me Exhibition

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

The Londonist Literary List

Monday Music Review

Monday Music Review

Film Review: London Has Fallen Is Truly Appalling

Film Review: London Has Fallen Is Truly Appalling

Gerard Butler sinks in a high tide of pigswill.
Reviewed: Canary Wharf Station In Rogue One

Reviewed: Canary Wharf Station In Rogue One

Stormtroopers on the Jubilee line.
Mother Goose Is Classic Music Hall Panto

Mother Goose Is Classic Music Hall Panto

Panto season is upon us
Harry Enfield Comedy Is All Fizzle And No Razzle Dazzle

Harry Enfield Comedy Is All Fizzle And No Razzle Dazzle

It's not aged well.
Buried Child Treads The Line Between Comedy And Brutality

Buried Child Treads The Line Between Comedy And Brutality

1978 play opens at Trafalgar Studios
Sumptuous Shakespeare Double Bill Lacks Innovation

Sumptuous Shakespeare Double Bill Lacks Innovation

This double bill of Shakespeare comedies lacks innovation.
Peter Pan Is Flying High At National Theatre

Peter Pan Is Flying High At National Theatre

Peter Pan gets a retro hipster makeover
ZazU: Raisins To Be Alive Is Pre-Apocalyptic Comedy Gold

ZazU: Raisins To Be Alive Is Pre-Apocalyptic Comedy Gold

Monkeys, mermaids and dried fruit.