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We’re here to give you your culture fix. With a focus on London and the UK, we reveal the exhibitions, theatre shows and cultural trends you need to be know about. We look for the latest events including festivals, inspiring art and theatre. We cut through the noise to find and review the very best in the creative arts. If you want to book tickets, look no further. We edit the best upcoming London art and theatre to book now, ensuring you stay one step ahead. Everyone knows the best tickets sell out fast, so we make it our mission to keep you in the loop.

Reviews are a regular feature, as we showcase the hottest new plays to hit the stage and find out if they hit the mark.

With our updates of the latest cultural events, you’ll know what’s worth adding to your cultural calendar.

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Preview: Sneakers Unboxed – Studio to Street at Design Museum

The Design Museum’s new exhibition, Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street, is dedicated to the trainer for its iconography, mythology and manufacture. Absolutely London has a preview By Eve Herbert Trainers have been adopted by social movements...
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Preview: Blow Up at Iconic Images Gallery

A new display of star-studded photography is set to open in Chelsea. We take a look at the exhibition, Blow Up at Iconic Images Gallery By Eve Herbert Iconic Images Gallery’s exciting new exhibition Blow-Up features...
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Theatre Review: Murder Express

All aboard for an evening of fun, food and a spot of murder... we review Funicular Productions' Murder Express By Pendle Harte To say that these are tough times for theatres is an understatement. But despite...
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Preview: Bags – Inside Out at the V&A

The V&A’s new exhibition, Bags: Inside Out, is dedicated to the ultimate accessory, from the first ever Birkin to Churchill's red dispatch box By Pearl Boyd The first-ever made Hermès Birkin bag owned by Jane Birkin...
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8 Incredible London Art Galleries to Visit After Lockdown

If you’re craving some cultural stimulation, here are 8 London art galleries to visit after lockdown By Abbie Schofield The country is currently in lockdown, but that doesn't mean Londoners can't look forward to once again...
The Welkin

Theatre Review: The Welkin

Absolutely London reviews The Welkin, a new play by Lucy Kirkwood at The National's Lyttleton Theatre By Pendle Harte Despite its setting in mid-18th century rural Suffolk, The Welkin feels contemporary in many ways. Issues of...
The Guilty Feminist Women of the World Festival

5 Unmissable London Events to Book Now

From a James Bond themed exhibition to Kew Garden's annual orchid festival, here are five London events happening in February and March to book now By Pearl Boyd 5 London Events to Book Now Women of the World...
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6 London Theatre Shows To See In January

Looking for some January entertainment? Here are 5 London theatre shows to see this month, from a historical play to a circus extravaganza.
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5 London Theatre Shows to Book Now: November

From dark comedies to dramatic retellings, these are the London theatre shows to book now for November By Abbie Schofield
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Must-See Exhibitions in London this Autumn

From dazzling egyptian artefacts to iconic optical art, here are the top 5 must see exhibitions in London this Autumn

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Hadeda X Anthropologie pop up at Kings Road Gallery

The Kings Road gallery Anthropologie will play host to the new Hadeda capsule collection By Layla Turner Lifestyle brand Hadeda (pronounced Haa-Dee-Dah) has collaborated with talented...