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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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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 With news that London art galleries have permission to open from 4 July 2020, the city's cultural...
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The London Agenda: This Month’s Best Cultural Events

Please note that due to recent government advice, some of these events may have been cancelled. Check the event's webpage for further information.   Here are the best things going on this month in London, from...
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...
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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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London Theatre Shows: What to Book Now

Get the most out of London’s theatre scene with our top stage picks for the month  Our pick of the best London theatre shows...
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Theatre Review: Top Girls at the Lyttelton

Caryl Churchill's feminist fantasy is given a new spin at the Lyttelton Theatre. Read on for Absolutely's Top Girls review... Words Pendle Harte First performed in 1982, Caryl Churchill’s much-loved feminist play comes to the National...
Mary Quant

Inside the V&A’s Mary Quant Exhibition

She was the woman who revolutionised the mini skirt and inspired a new age of feminism. Absolutely takes a look at the V&A's Mary Quant exhibition.

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