Turner Prize-winning sculptor Antony Gormley is to curate the 2017 Koestler Awards exhibition of art by offenders, secure patients and detainees. In this exclusive interview for Southbank Centre he explains what the theme of this year’s exhibition, Inside, means to him, and what drew him to being involved with the Koestler Trust. Watch the full video at: ow.ly/Cqo430dWXvm
Turner Prize winning sculptor Antony Gormley is to curate the 2017 Koestler

Antony Gormley Curates the 2017 Koestler Awards Exhibition

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“Aristotle said: the acorn is happy to become an oak. He was obsessed by the fact that form is always becoming something else, and he defines happiness as fulfilling your potential, like the acorn – become who you are.

Your character is your bag of tools, use it to discover the world! You will always behave ‘in character’, and the secret is that by following your deep interests you will... View more »
“Aristotle said: the acorn is happy to become an oak He was
Marie Skinner
Andrew Prosser
Sam Rawson
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In a UK-exclusive event, London Literature Festival in collaboration with Penguin Books Live presents Uncommon Type, the first collection of fiction by Tom Hanks, with a live reading and conversation with the author.

Tickets go on sale to Southbank Centre Members at 10am on Tuesday 1 August. For your best chance to get tickets become a member today!
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In a UK exclusive event London Literature Festival in collaboration with Penguin
Daniel Drakeford
Ti Robson
Stefania Guarnieri
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Free Romeo & Juliet Youth Ballet Workshop
1 - 4 August 2017

Come and discover the strength and artistry required to be an English National Ballet dancer.

Participants will learn extracts of Rudolf Nureyev’s choreography in a creative workshop exploring Romeo & Juliet, a timeless tale of love and tragedy.

FREE but ticketed
No previous dance experience required.
Age 11+

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Free Romeo Juliet Youth Ballet Workshop 1 4 August 2017 Come and
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Sharon Smith
Louise Stokes
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The Great Nordic Feast
20 - 22 October 2017

Join creative chefs from eight Nordic destinations as they cook live in front of you and serve the tastiest treats from the lands of the midnight sun. Book now: [ Ow.ly Link ]

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The Great Nordic Feast 20 22 October 2017 Join creative chefs from

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James Guppy
Fran Waterhouse
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Annie Leibovitz comes to Southbank Centre on Sunday 22 October, to discuss this new book Annie Leibovitz: Portraits 2005-2016, as part of London Literature Festival 2017. More: ow.ly/fYzC30dTAma
Annie Leibovitz comes to Southbank Centre on Sunday 22 October to discuss

ntroducing a new collection of portraits from Annie Leibovitz

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Lisa May
Wendy Thomas
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Sacrifice by Íslenski Dansflokkurinn - Iceland Dance Company is at Southbank Centre for our #NordicMatters festival and features collaborations with visual artists Ragnar Kjartansson and Matthew Barney.
Sacrifice by Íslenski Dansflokkurinn Iceland Dance Company is at Southbank Centre for

Sacrifice

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In September, Aurora Orchestra and Southbank Centre Associate Artist Pierre-Laurent Aimard go to the birds: with two pastoral symphonies and Messiaen's avian masterpiece Oiseaux exotiques. More: [ Ow.ly Link ]
In September Aurora Orchestra and Southbank Centre Associate Artist Pierre Laurent Aimard

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"I love being around composers and working with them, and I love music of the 20th and 21st centuries." Southbank Centre's Gillian Moore talks to The New York Times
"I love being around composers and working with them and I love

An Advocate for Classical Music and Women

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The reviews are out for Prurience. Now showing until 30 July, find out more at [ Goo.gl Link ].

'The kind of art that leaves its mark on you – unnerving and uncomfortably compelling.' The Times
'tests the limits of theatre' The Guardian
'sly self-help satire' ★★★★ WhatsOnStage
'clever and discomforting' ★★★★ The Stage
The reviews are out for Prurience Now showing until 30 July find out more at

Prurience | until Sun 30 Jul

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Member's had the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of previous great performers, discover snippets of our unique history, and stop off at their favourite spots to take a closer look on our special site tour.

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We've created podcasts from last weekend's #AfricaUtopia for your listening pleasure and this highlights selection is a great place to start. It includes contributions from some of the great speakers and entertainers who made this year's festival so special.
We've created podcasts from last weekend's AfricaUtopia for your listening pleasure and

Highlights from Africa Utopia Festival 2017

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Get ready for 6 weeks of summer fun!
Find out why Southbank Centre is the place to be this summer.
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Get ready for 6 weeks of summer fun Find out why Southbank

Summertime at Southbank Centre

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Isaac Lightningstone
Ellie Millett
'Immerse yourself in an all-consuming celebration of dance, art and music when Íslenski Dansflokkurinn - Iceland Dance Company present the UK premiere of Sacrifice' - Culture Whisper

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'Immerse yourself in an all consuming celebration of dance art and music

Culture Whisper: Personalised guide to London's cultural scene

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Discover Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet with the English National Ballet. Learn about Prokofiev's exhilarating score and the history of the ballet, watch the dancers in Company Class and get a behind-the-scenes look at the costumes of this sumptuous production.

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What You Need to Know: Romeo & Juliet with English National Ballet

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The popular annual festival celebrating the arts and culture of one of the world's most dynamic and fast-changing continents, returns to Southbank Centre.
The popular annual festival celebrating the arts and culture of one of

Africa Utopia 2017

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Valerie Lynette Stanislaus
Simone Kneen
Six weeks. Six LONG #schoolholidays weeks. How are you going to keep the children entertained for all that time?
Six weeks Six LONG schoolholidays weeks How are you going to keep

Things to do at Southbank Centre in the summer holidays | Southbank Centre

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Sheila Malone
Andrea Hepworth
Billy and Jack are excited to be joining us for #SummertimeSC!
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Billy and Jack are excited to be joining us for SummertimeSC

Billy and Jack's Summer Supper Club in partnership with Silent...

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It's hot, hot, hot at Southbank Centre today but we have perfect places to cool down and find some shade.
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It's hot hot hot at Southbank Centre today but we have perfect