With the seasons starting to change, so are the lineups in London’s theatres, so check out our new favourites to put in your diary this autumn.
Grab your miniskirt and relive the swinging 1960s and soulful 1970s and get Close Up with The Twiggy Musical at the Menier Chocolate Factory. This joyful, uplifting, and empowering musical directed by Ben Elton tells the story of one of the most famous teenagers on the planet and the face of the 1960s. It may seem like the stuff of fairy tales, but there is tragedy as well as triumph in this intimate portrayal of a true 20th-century icon.
Find out more about one of Britain’s best loved artists David Hockney in the new immersive show ‘Bigger & Closer (Not Smaller & Further Away)’. Presented in six thematic chapters, accompanied by a specially composed score by Nico Muhly and narrated by the artist himself this is a must for art lovers and theatre lovers alike. Now on at London's King's Cross, Lightroom. David Hockney: Bigger & Closer (not smaller & further away) - Yacooba
Join Paapa Essiedu (I May Destroy You) and Taylor Russell (Bones and All), in Lucy Prebble's (Succession), ‘The Effect’ at The National, for an intoxicating and intimate examination of love and ethics as their characters fall for each other, but as hearts and minds are racing, is their sudden and intoxicating chemistry real or a side effect of a new antidepressant? As two young volunteers in a clinical drug trial, their illicit romance poses an ethical dilemma for the supervising doctors. Book your tickets today for this thought-provoking play today. The Effect - Yacooba
For funny and furious head to the Young Vic theatre where Kim is having one of those days. A terrible, very bad, no-good kind of day, and the worst part is...it all feels so familiar. Caught up in a never-ending cycle of events, she looks for the exit but the harder she tries, the worse it gets and she begins to wonder: who's writing this story? Can she find a way out before it's too late? Find out here…
There are plenty of old favourites available too, to find out more click the link!