Luxury London hotel guests will have the chance to attend a special talk from the renowned broadcaster and author Melvyn Bragg at the Southbank Centre this May.
Lovers of poetry and literature may be interested to attend the Poetry Takeaway, a unique writing event taking place at the Southbank Centre from May 25th to June 2nd 2013.
It features a rotating cast of top UK poets and local writers, each of whom is tasked with composing, performing and delivering handwritten poems to attendees, focusing on any subject suggested to them.
This May, London's Southbank Centre will be hosting a surreal and hilarious performance from Airnadette, the act that bills themselves as the "biggest air band in the galaxy".
Having proven a major success in venues around the world, the comedy musicians will be bringing their We Will Dub You show to London from May 28th to 30th as part of the Southbank Centre's Udderbelly Festival.
Date: June 11th 2013
Bryn Terfel, one of Britain's most popular opera singers, will be starring in a concert at the Southbank Centre on June 11th 2013.
Part of the International Opera Stars season, the show will see Terfel and a cast of talented performers deliver rousing renditions of several world-famous arias that have been personally hand-picked by Terfel himself.
The daring and controversial artist and performer Yoko Ono is bringing her Plastic Ono Band to the Southbank Centre for a rare live concert on June 14th 2013.
Ono is curating the venue's Meltdown Festival this summer and will be playing live as part of the programme alongside her son and frequent collaborator Sean Lennon.