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Film, theatre, music, art and more – there’s always something happening in South Bank! Browse what’s on and grab your tickets to see a world-class show, experience an international festival or catch an exciting debut by an emerging artist.

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Between the Bridges

SoLo Craft Fair Summer Markets

07 Jul 2024 - 06 Oct 2024

Shop for fashion and gifts created by 60+ independent designers and makers.

An astronaut walks alone across a grey snowy planet


Interstellar at BFI IMAX

10 Jul 2024 - 10 Jul 2024

Follow Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway beyond our galaxy in Christopher Noaln's futuristic time-traveling magnum opus, screening in IMAX 70mm.


National Theatre

The Hot Wing King

11 Jul 2024 - 14 Sept 2024

Katori Hall’s Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy makes its London debut in a fiery new production

Theatre & Shows

Between the Bridges


12 Jul 2024 - 09 Aug 2024

Grab your tickets for this fun, fan-led club night dedicated to worshipping at the altar of Taylor Swift.


St John's Waterloo

Waterloo Festival

12 Jul 2024 - 15 Jul 2024

An annual celebration of arts, community and heritage hosted and produced by St John’s Waterloo church.


South Bank Walks: South Bank Hidden Gems

13 Jul 2024 - 13 Jul 2024

Join us on this free guided walk across South Bank to discover hidden gems from the area's past and present.

Walks, Talks & Tours

National Theatre

The Grapes of Wrath

17 Jul 2024 - 14 Sept 2024

Carrie Cracknell directs Frank Galati’s award-winning adaptation of John Steinbeck’s masterpiece

Theatre & Shows

Southbank Centre

Afrique en Cirque

24 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024

An indescribable display of death-defying acrobatics, artistry and Afro-jazz rhythms inspired by daily life in Guinea.


Southbank Centre

Frankie Goes to Bollywood

31 Jul 2024 - 18 Aug 2024

This sparkling new British musical puts a fresh spin on the fantastical stories of Bollywood.

Theatre & Shows

BFI Southbank

Stop Motion: Celebrating handmade animation on the big screen

01 Aug 2024 - 29 Sept 2024

A mammoth two-month season dedicated to the boundary-pushing art of stop-motion animation.


Queen's Walk

South Bank Walks: Reel Waterloo

10 Aug 2024 - 10 Aug 2024

Explore South Bank’s rich cinematic history on this free guided walking tour.

Walks, Talks & Tours

The Garden Museum

Festival of Fairytales 2024

11 Aug 2024 - 11 Aug 2024

The Garden Museum transforms into a wonderland of children’s storytelling and performances.



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