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Scythians: Warriors of Ancient SiberiaScythians: Warriors of Ancient SiberiaScythians: Warriors of Ancient SiberiaExceptional horsemen and warriors, the Scythians were powerful nomadic tribes of Siberia and this autumn the British Museum reveals their ancient culture preserved in permafrost for thousands of years. Through 200 objects dated between 900 and 200 BC, including exciting archaeological discoveries from burial mounds in the high Altai mountains, the 2017-11-20T00:00:00+00002018-01-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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PRICING  £16.50 (Adults), Free (Children under 16)
DATES  14th September 2017 to 14th January 2018
Exceptional horsemen and warriors, the Scythians were powerful nomadic tribes of Siberia and this autumn the British Museum reveals their ancient culture prese... More about this event
 
The Business Of PrintsThe Business Of PrintsThe exhibition is in part based on the book The Print Before Photography by Antony Griffiths, published last year by British Museum Press.2017-11-20T10:00:00+00002018-01-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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The Business Of Prints
 
Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyondLiving with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyondLiving with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyondWith no known culture in the world or history without religious beliefs, The British Museum explores the practice and expression of these beliefs with its new exhibition, Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond. The exhibition comes as part of a collaborative project between the British Museum, Penguin Books and the BBC, building on a R2017-11-20T00:00:00+00002018-04-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Ongoing

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PRICING  £15
DATES  2nd November 2017 to 8th April 2018
With no known culture in the world or history without religious beliefs, The British Museum explores the practice and expression of these beliefs with its new ... More about this event
 
TenebraeTenebraeThe choir, accompanied by the Academy of Ancient Music, perform Bach's Mass In B Minor.2017-11-25T19:00:00+00002017-11-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Tenebrae
 
Eugene SkeefEugene SkeefThe London-based percussionist, composer, poet, educationalist and animator performs world music from South Africa.2017-11-25T12:00:00+00002017-11-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Eugene Skeef
 
Hibiki IchikawaHibiki IchikawaThe Tsugaru shamisen player from Japan, accompanied by the percussionist Akinori Fujimoto, performs two specially composed pieces inspired by European musical traditions.2017-11-25T14:00:00+00002017-11-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Hibiki Ichikawa
 
Maya YoussefMaya YoussefThe Syrian musician brings a unique and innovative approach to playing the kanun, a traditional string instrument played across much of the Middle East, Central Asia and South Eastern Europe.2017-11-25T13:00:00+00002017-11-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Maya Youssef
 
KabantuKabantuThe Manchester-based five-piece plays a blend of roots, jazz and classical music from around the globe.2017-11-26T11:30:00+00002017-11-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Kabantu
 
Myths Retold: The RamayanaMyths Retold: The RamayanaEmily Hennessey tells the story with musical accompaniment.2017-12-10T14:30:00+00002017-12-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Myths Retold: The Ramayana
 
King's College LondonKing's College LondonMusicians from King's College London perform a programme of seasonal music of devotion.2017-12-15T18:30:00+00002017-12-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
King's College London
 
 
 

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The Business Of Prints
Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

British Museum

The exhibition is in part based on the book The Print Before Photography by Antony Griffiths, published last year by ...More

Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond
Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond
Exhibitions | Until 8th April 2018 

British Museum

With no known culture in the world or history without religious beliefs, The British Museum explores the practice and expression ...More

 
Scythians: Warriors of Ancient Siberia
Scythians: Warriors of Ancient Siberia
Exhibitions | Until 14th January 2018 

British Museum

Exceptional horsemen and warriors, the Scythians were powerful nomadic tribes of Siberia and this autumn the British Museum reveals their ...More

 
Keith Vaughan: On Pagham Beach: Photographs and Collages from the 1930s
Exhibitions | Until 8th December 2017 

Austin/Desmond Fine Art 2 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

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The Montague Ski Lodge at Christmas
The Montague Ski Lodge at Christmas
Seasonal | Until 20th January 2018 

Montague Ski Lodge 2 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

Add some festive sparkle to your Christmas celebrations this year with a visit to The Montague Ski Lodge at The ...More

 
Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 5th January 2019 

Shaftesbury Theatre 4 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
An American In Paris
An American In Paris
Theatre | Until 28th April 2018 

Dominion Theatre 4 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

The award-winning An American In Paris transfers from Broadway to London, arriving at the Dominion Theatre in March 2017. Described ...More

 
School of Rock
School of Rock
Theatre | Until 13th January 2019 

New London Theatre 6 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock ...More

 
Seven Dials Christmas Lights & Shopping Evening
Seven Dials Christmas Lights & Shopping Evening
Seasonal | Until 9th December 2017 

Seven Dials 6 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

See the Seven Dials Christmas lights installation being launched and get your gifts wrapped up for free at the Seven ...More

 
Anthem
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 20th November 2017 

The Roxy 6 minutes walk from Shunga: Sex And Pleasure In Japanese Art

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Christmas at The Cheesegrater
Christmas at The Cheesegrater
Seasonal | From 27th November 

Leadenhall Building or The Cheesegrater

This November, London's newest Christmas market opens in ...More

 
Last Days Of Shoreditch Winter La La Land
Last Days Of Shoreditch Winter La La Land
Foodie Events | From 23rd November 

288 Old Street

The Last Days of Shoreditch pop-up returns with ...More

 
Butterscotch Bakery
Butterscotch Bakery
Dining 

Over ten years after she founded Bea's of Bloomsbury the Cordon Bleu trained chef, Bea ...More

 
Londrino
Londrino
Dining 

Londrino, Leandro Carreira's first standalone restaurant and wine bar, begins with the flavours, traditions and ...More

 
Indian Accent
Indian Accent
Dining 

The only restaurant in India to feature in the World's 50 Best Restaurants 2017, Indian ...More

 
Camden Town Brewery, Enfield
Business 

In May 2017 London craft brewer and makers of Hells Beer, Camden Town Brewery, launched its £30 million modern warehouse brewery in Enfield. ...More

Harry's Dolci
Harry's Dolci
Dining 

An all-day Italian restaurant from the Caprice group, Harry's Dolci emulates the glamour of 1950's ...More

 
Veeno St Paul's
Veeno St Paul's
Drinking 

Italian wine bar Veeno champions Italy's after-work culture of drinking, eating and relaxing....More

 
Veeno Kingston Upon Thames
Veeno Kingston Upon Thames
Drinking 

Italian wine bar in a listed building in ...More

 
Pickle and Toast
Dining 

Serving grilled cheese sandwiches in Soho, Pickle and Toast is open for breakfast, lunch, evening beers and late bites from dawn till dark....More

Christmas in London 2017
Christmas in London 2017
Feature 

Tis the season to be jolly, the decorations are up, the lights are on, the ...More

 
Andreas Gursky
Exhibitions | From 24th January 

The Hayward Gallery

Kicking off the gallery's 50th anniversary year, 2018 sees the Hayward Gallery host the first major retrospective in the UK of the work of Andreas Gursky. Considered one of the most significant photographers of our ...More

Beginning
Beginning
Theatre | From 15th January 

Ambassadors Theatre

A new play by David Eldridge, Beginning invites the audience to be a fly on ...More

 
Jack Solomons Club
Jack Solomons Club
Drinking 

Soho speakeasy bar on Great Windmill Street with live music, DJs and old school glamour....More

 
Sans Pere Broadway Market
Sans Pere Broadway Market
Dining 

Cocktails and desserts, French bistro Sans Pere in Broadway Market has created a menu perfect ...More

 
Jayde Adams Is Jayded
Jayde Adams Is Jayded
Comedy | From 11th December 

Soho Theatre

Lastminute.com Best Newcomer nominee 2016, Jayde Adams is back with a new show and it's ...More

 
Elbow
Elbow
Concerts | On 7th March 

The O2 Arena

The Guy Garvey fronted four-piece from Bury who won the Mercury Music Prize in 2008 ...More

 
Re:Solutions Festival
Re:Solutions Festival
Exhibitions | From 4th January 

JuJu's Bar and Stage

The month-long Re:Solutions Festival invites wellness warriors to celebrate their love of health and wellbeing. ...More

 
Rotunda's Annual Beef Dinner
Rotunda's Annual Beef Dinner
Foodie Events | On 21st November 

Rotunda Bar and Restaurant

This November, Rotunda Bar & Restaurant presents its ...More

 
The London Cabaret Club New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball
The London Cabaret Club New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball
Theatre | On 31st December 

The Bloomsbury Ballroom

Since finding a permanent home at the Bloomsbury ...More

 
Guilty Pleasures: NYE Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st December 

KOKO

Having been their home for the past ten years, Guilty Pleasures presents its first ever New Year's Eve celebration at KOKO. One of the UK's biggest pop club ...More

January in London 2018
January in London 2018
Article 

Mary Stuart transfers to the West End where The Birthday Party gets an all-star ...More

 
Autumn 2016 in London
Article 

No excuse to hide and hibernate with London's impressive calendar of events over the coming months. With frightful Halloween happenings and banging Bonfire Night celebrations, excellent exhibitions and fabulous foodie pop-ups, there's a whole host ...More

Oktoberfest in London
Oktoberfest in London
Article 

Oktoberfest comes to London this autumn with themed parties popping up all over the ...More

 
 
 
 
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