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Winter film in South Bank
Oscar season is upon us - winter is the best time for good cinema, you gotta admit. Take a look at these new releases and seasons.read more
Winter theatre in South Bank
The National Theatre brings us John, Amadeus and Pinocchio, whilst The Old Vic brings The Divide and Fanny and Alexander.read more
It's Underbelly Festival's 10th Birthday in South Bank this summer and it's going to be their BIGGEST YET!
cabaret & more
Opening Times and Hours
6th April - 30th September
Monday - Thursday - 12pm - 11pm
Friday - Saturday 11am - 12am
Sunday 11am - 11pm
Free entry to the festival site.
Tickets from: £8.50
Family Tickets From: £24
Season Offer: Book for 3 shows or more and receive a 20% discount on your booking
Group booking discount: Bring 10 people or more and receive a 10% discount on your booking.
On Queens walk between the Southbank Centre and the London Eye.
Underbelly have been coming to South Bank for 10 years this summer and they're celebrating with their biggest programme yet, jam-packed with explosive live entertainment.
Open from April until the end of September, Underbelly Festival South Bank brings the best in live circus, comedy, cabaret and family entertainment to the heart of London. They've got an amazing line-up of shows in a fantastic city-centre, pop-up festival world. You can enjoy international street food and after work drinks in one of London's largest outdoor bars and a true festival atmosphere on the banks of the Thames.
A River Runs Through It
Five of London’s most exciting artists return to [email protected] for the A River Runs Through It exhibition.
Abba Super Troupers
Come on a musical journey with Swedish pop sensation ABBA in this one-of-a-kind exhibition.
Agnès Varda: Vision of an Artist (part 2)
Take a closer look at the work of this pioneering artist and visionary.
Celebrate animation in all its guises, from puppetry and stop-motion to anime and CGI.
Circus company Gravity & Other Myths take a visceral ride to the edges of physical, cerebral and collective brawn in this UK premiere.
Battle of the Somme tour
The Battle of the Somme - the largest battle on the Western Front of the First World War.
Cardew Space: The Planets - Prints
Printmaking staff and students have collaborated to produce a series of prints in response to the theme The Planets.
Each year the National Theatre commissions ten new plays for young people to perform, bringing together some of the UK's most exciting writers with the theatre-makers of tomorrow.
Curator Tour: Life on the Lancaster
Learn what life was like for the airmen on board the iconic Lancaster at IWM London.
Free photo exhibition Evolving Landscapes looks at how landscape photography has evolved over the last 25 years.
Father's Day Carvery & Whisky Tasting
Make your Father’s day and treat him with an incredible meat carvery and whisky tasting at Gillray’s.
Fierce: The Untameable Joan Crawford
A two-month season revelling in the formidable and versatile Hollywood star.
FULL BLAST: MICHAEL BURNETT 20 YEARS OF THRASHER PHOTOGRAPHY
House of Vans presents Full Blast: Michael Burnett 20 Years of Thrasher Photography.
After making waves at our sister venues in Brooklyn and Chicago earlier last year, Michael Burnett's solo exhibition finally makes its way to our underground gallery space for an exclusive 4-week showcase.
Hot Brown Honey
Equal parts theatrical spectacular and social activism, Hot Brown Honey is a posse of phenomenal women smashing stereotypes.
House of Vans Summer Films
As we head right into summertime, feel the heat for some of the best films set during the summer months.
Jeppe Hein's Modified Social Benches
Have you seen the surprising new benches around the Southbank Centre yet?
Jeppe Hein’s Appearing Rooms Fountain
Jeppe Hein’s popular fountain makes a welcome return to Southbank Centre!
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from extinction.
Letterheads 2018: London Calling
Join us at Bargehouse, behind the OXO Tower this August for London's first ever Letterheads ‘meet’.
London Eye Combination Tickets
Save up to 60% when you combine your London Eye ticket with other top attractions in London!
Mallets and Hoops
London's first croquet bar, Mallets & Hoops are taking over OXO Tower's Bargehouse for their flagship 4-day pop-up this August
The Summer Terrace returns- in partnership with Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé Champagne.
Mondrian London X Innermost: Summer Sweat Series 2018
This summer, Mondrian London is partnering with pioneering nutrition brand Innermost
Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show For Kids (and Childish Grown-ups)!
Time travelling magicians Morgan & West present a jaw dropping, heart stopping, brain busting, opinion adjusting, death defying, mind frying, spirit lifting, paradigm shifting, outlook changing, furniture rearranging magic extravaganza!
Morley College 2018 Festival of the Arts and Culture
At the end of June, Morley will launch its 2018 Festival of the Arts and Culture. 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of Morley’s first Arts Festival, as well as the centenary of the first performance of The Planets
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Celebrate iconic leader Nelson Mandela in this exhibition about his life, career, and commitment to equality and justice.
New Creatives 2018
New Creatives art and design degree show season returns to Oxo Tower Wharf this summer.
Origins Creative Arts Festival
Art, design, fashion, creative media & music from students across the UK
Penny Lecture: Mars - small, old, frozen...exciting - by Javier Cuadros
Listen to a lecture for just a penny -Morley's oldest tradition dates back to when they were first founded.
Pinter On Screen: Power, Sex and Politics
To mark the 10th anniversary of his death, BFI Southbank celebrate this influential writer.
Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Gardens
This beautiful and award-winning Roof Garden sits atop Queen Elizabeth Hall as an oasis in central London.
Do you feel brave enough to trek through the Amazon? Come explore SEA LIFE's newest adventure
Satire and Morality: The Cinema of Marco Bellocchio
Test your moral compass through the films of this prolific Italian director.
Scale of the Planets
Look out for the Solar System as a new planet is revealed each week leading up to the Festival.
Sessions: West Thebarton & Wars
Catch celebrated Aussie alt. rockers West Thebarton plus support from Wars
Southbank Centre Beach
Can’t get to the seaside but want to enjoy the beach? Come to Southbank Centre this summer
Summer Trolls Festival
Following an adventure in Far Far Away, enter the vibrant, rainbow filled world of Trolls!
THE POP-UP CURIOUS CORNER BY FLORENTINE
A pop-up rooftop bar with wines by Chapel Down, summer dishes and DJ’s.
The Spread - Street Food Market
The Spread, a vibrant new weekly street food & produce market, comes to Gabriel’s Wharf to serve local workers, residents and visitors!
Tuesday Takeover with Mr Bao
The new trend for kitchen takeovers continues at Mondrian London. Throughout August, Rumpus Room will be hosting the veteran restaurateur who really knows his buns, Mr Bao. From Slow Braised Flock and Herd Pork, to Fried Chicken and Shiitake Mushroom, sit and savour the lightest, fluffiest buns in London.
Unlimited is back for 2018, once again celebrating the artistic vision and originality of disabled artists
World Botany Series at Dandelyan
Exciting collaborations, alongside Dandelyan's 'The Modern Life of Plants' cocktail menu