What we like this month in London, November 2011

This month we like: The First Actresses Exhibition showing actresses, fashion and theatricality from Seventeenth and Eighteenth centuries at National Portrait Gallery. Alongside this is an exhibition of portraits of current actresses including Dames Judi Dench and Helen Mirren and Vanessa Redgrave. Theatre productions we like are: Inadmissible Evidence at The Donmar Death & the … Read more What we like this month in London, November 2011

What we like this month in London, September 2011

This month we like the following events that are on in London: Anna Christie at the Donmar http://www.donmarwarehouse.com/pl131.html London Fashion Week http://www.londonfashionweek.co.uk/ Open House London http://www.openhouselondon.org.uk/index.html Sensational Butterflies at National History Museum http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit-us/whats-on/sensational-butterflies/index.html

What we like this month, June 2011

This month, we like this piece on the UK’s ‘first actresses‘, exhibition at the NPG later in the year which will be well worth a visit we are sure. Secret gardens in London …London is renowned for its extensive parks, gardens and green spaces and this weekend (11th and 12th June 2011) there will be 200 … Read more What we like this month, June 2011

What we like this month, April 2011

The good old fashioned sense of community spirit created by the street parties organised for The Royal Wedding!  And Hoppe portraits at The National Portrait Gallery, London 

March 2011 – What we like this month in London

Clybourne Park – Wyndhams Theatre http://www.wyndhamstheatrelondon.com/ Frankenstein – Olivier at the National Theatre http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/62808/productions/frankenstein.html The new permanent galleries at the V&A showcase the best of the performing arts – theatre, ballet, pantomime and rock music http://http://www.vam.ac.uk/index.html Kew Gardens – Kew’s Tropical Extravaganza Festival of exotic tropical flowers (until 6th March) http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens/tropical-extravaganza/index.htm

December 2010 – What we like this month in London

West End Shows Billy Elliot Wicked Passion at The Donmar Love Story Sweet Charity Flashdance Grease Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella at Sadlers Wells Exhibitions Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909-1929 The Tate – Colour and Line, Turner’s Experiments