Best Of Londonist: BYOs, Circus & Tube Innovations

Your Sunday morning best-of-Londonist weekly round-up

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Top reviews

  • Site-specific and large-scale installations by Miroslaw Balka on show in two London locations
  • Angela Lansbury is back (and still bewitching) on stage with Blithe Spirit
  • Best new food shops: Ergon Deli on Picton Place
  • London’s oldest music hall, Wilton's, is the setting for new puppet-show Father Nandru & The Wolves
  • Vegetarian restaurant Trishna serves vibrant yet traditional Indian fare
  • "When a child loves you... then you become Real" - The Velveteen Rabbit at Unicorn Theatre
  • We got shivers at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse's first opera, L'Ormindo
  • Floating schools and Lego calendars: inventive Designs of the Year at the Design Museum
  • Lovely miniature sculptures on display at Curious Duke

Miniature houses in Vauxhall Park by by stevekeiretsu on Flickr

Things to do

  • Modern contemporary circus has arrived in Camden, with CircusFest at the Roundhouse
  • A week of theatre, poetry and film as young Londoners take control of Tricycle Takeover
  • Fan of the flat white? Then London Coffee Festival should be on your caffeine calendar next weekend
  • This April, mark the centenary of the start of World War I with Cityread London
  • Make the most of spring with this all-day walk following the Thames from Erith to Greenwich
  • What happens when you get 32 Londoners, talking about 32 other Londoners, in each of the London Eye's 32 capsules? A blimmin' good event, that's what
  • Films influenced by the post-punk aesthetic, at the BFI in April
  • Markets and shopping and art events around the capital next month
  • Bishopsgate Institute explores the nature of protest in their Troublemakers season in May
  • Book ahead: an overnight Macbeth performance staged in an east London tower block

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