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The Man Booker International PrizeThe ten authors in contention for the Man Booker International Prize appear at the Southbank Centre for a night of readings which will launch the London Literature Festival. Following the finalist announcements at the Jaipur Literary Festival in January, returns to London to announce the 2013 winner. The £60,000 prize is awarded to a fiction novelist every two years. This year the winner is being determined by a panel of five judges including Aminatta Forna and Sir Christopher Ricks.

 

About Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Queen Elizabeth Hall is the second largest concert hall at Southbank Centre, presenting a diverse programme that covers the whole range of music and performing arts. The Royal Festival Hall's smaller sister venue Queen Elizabeth Hall ensures that even when there is a long-running show, the Southbank Centre can have almost nightly performances by world-class orchestras. More about Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

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Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  33% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £145  37% off
2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
 
 
 
Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  40% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
 
 
 
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The Scottsboro Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th October 2014 to 21st February 2015
Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, South Bank, London WC2H | 11 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
It's 1931, nine young black men aged between 12 and 19 are travelling on a train through Scottsboro, looking for a new life. Following a sold ...More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
 
 
 
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South Bank
London > Attractions >
SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Man Booker International Prize
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
63 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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Canteen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
The menu at Canteen reads like a comforting childhood reminiscence with some sophisticated bunting thrown on top. Devilled kidneys on toast, followed by an excellent slow-roast ... More
 
 
 
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Strada
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 6, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
Strada has started something of a pizza revolution. The chain has blossomed thanks largely to its focus on fresh, high quality ingredients, and efficient, friendly service. ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 17 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 19 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
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Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The Man Booker International Prize
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
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The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Man Booker International Prize
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 

Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall events

 
BBC Concert Orchestra: Twisting the DialBBC Concert Orchestra: Twisting the Dial What were the definitive sounds of British broadcasting in the 1960s and 70s? The BBC Concert Orchestra takes us through the mainstream entertainment of the era, from James Bond to The Beatles with musical reminders of Thunderbirds, Alfie, The Railway Children and Oliver. Twisting the Dial also recalls the classical music we listened to - Benjamin7th February 2015Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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BBC Concert Orchestra: Twisting the Dial
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Saturday 7th February 2015
VENUE  Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall 
What were the definitive sounds of British broadcasting in the 1960s and 70s? The BBC Concert Orchestra takes us through the mainstream entertainment of the era, from James Bond to The Beatles with musical reminders of Thunderbirds, Alfie, The Railway Children and Oliver. Twisting the Dial also recalls the classical music we listened to - Benjamin... More about this event
BBC Concert Orchestra: Conflict and HealingBBC Concert Orchestra: Conflict and Healing Part of the Southbank Centre's Changing Britain 1945-2015 festival - a festival of history inspired by the writing of historian David Kynaston - Conflict and Healing is the theme f or this Sunday night BBC Concert Orchestra concert with music from aristo-soap Brideshead Revisited, George Fenton's score for Ken Loach's Land and Freedom, an22nd March 2015Sunday 22nd March 2015 Where:
Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
Category: event
 
BBC Concert Orchestra: Conflict and Healing
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Sunday 22nd March 2015
VENUE  Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall 
Part of the Southbank Centre's Changing Britain 1945-2015 festival - a festival of history inspired by the writing of historian David Kynaston - Conflict and Healing is the theme f or this Sunday night BBC Concert Orchestra concert with music from aristo-soap Brideshead Revisited, George Fenton's score for Ken Loach's Land and Freedom, an... More about this event
English National Ballet: The Emerging DancerEnglish National Ballet: The Emerging DancerEnglish National Ballet: The Emerging DancerThe up-and-coming talents are celebrated in this annual English National Ballet competition. Six finalists will perform in front of a panel of judges, and a live audience, with the 2015 Emerging Dancer Award winner announced at the end of the showcase, as well as the winner of the People's Choice Award.23rd March 2015Monday 23rd March 2015 Where:
Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
Category: event
 
English National Ballet: The Emerging Dancer
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  Monday 23rd March 2015 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall 
The up-and-coming talents are celebrated in this annual English National Ballet competition. Six finalists will perform in front of a panel of judges, and a live audience, with the 2015 Emerging Dancer Award winner announced at the end of the showcase, as well as the winner of the People's Choice Award.... More about this event
 
 

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Punch Brothers
Concerts | Until 25th January 2015 

Southbank Centre

New York City-based quintet of mandolinist Chris Thile, guitarist Chris Eldridge, bassist Paul Kowert, banjoist Noam Pikelny and violinist Gabe ...More

Philharmonia Orchestra
Concerts | On 25th January 2015 

Southbank Centre

John Wilson conducts the orchestra to perform Arnold Bax's Tintagel - Tone Poem, William Walton's Cello Concerto and Vaughan Williams: ...More

On Reading And Walking And Thinking...
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

Southbank Centre

Performative drawing, sculpture and written word by Thomas Evans, David Rule and Emmanuelle Waeckerle....More

Oktobre
Theatre | Until 25th January 2015 

Southbank Centre

Three mysterious characters, an acrobat, a trapeze artist and a crazy magician, mess around with disaster and mystery at a ...More

Treasure Island (Over 10s)
Treasure Island (Over 10s)
Theatre | Until 8th April 2015 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 2 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Seeing Treasure Island activates that "little spark of adolescent runaway that still hankers after adventure and treasure," so ...More

 
Southbank Printmakers Artist In Focus
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2015 

The Riverside Walkway 6 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

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PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress
PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress
Concerts | Until 14th February 2015 

Somerset House 7 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

For four weeks, PJ Harvey, her band, producers and engineers will record her ninth album from inside a glass-encased studio ...More

 
Unseen
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

The Courtauld Gallery 7 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

A collection of drawings throughout the centuries by lesser-known artists....More

The Courtauld Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

The Courtauld Gallery 7 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Paintings, sculpture, drawings and prints from the early Renaissance period to the 20th century....More

Mapping the City
Mapping the City
Exhibitions | Until 15th February 2015 

Somerset House 7 minutes walk from Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

The New Wing at Somerset House reopens in January 2015 with Mapping the City, an innovative exhibition presented in collaboration ...More

 
 

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Theatre | 28th January 2015 - 8th March 2015 

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Dutch National Ballet: Cinderella
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Dance | 8th July 2015 - 11th July 2015 

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Exhibitions | 24th April 2015 - 10th May 2015 

Somerset House

The very best professional and amateur contemporary photography from around the world goes on display at Somerset House for the ...More

 
English National Opera: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
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Concerts | 7th February 2015 - 10th March 2015 

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Billingsgate Seafood School

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Opened 5th January 2015 

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