See Inala performed at Peacock Theatre Things to do BORIS REX: ‘The story of Boris Johnson as a Shakespearean tragicomedy’ is how play Boris Rex describes itself, and we’re rather intrigued. It follows the politician’s life from his days at Oxford University, through a general election and into a national catastrophe. OSO Arts Centre (Barnes),…

The Shining, directed by Stanley Kubrick (1978-1980; GB/United States). The daughters of former caretaker Grady (Lisa and Louise Burns). © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc Things to do STANLEY KUBRICK: One of the most anticipated London exhibitions of 2019, Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition opens today, looking back at the career of the filmmaker. See props from…

It’s the final day to see Reduce Speed Now at Somerset House © Justin Brice Guariglia Things to do REDUCE SPEED NOW: It’s your final chance to clock Justin Brice Guariglia’s Earth Day installation Reduce Speed Now in the courtyard at Somerset House. Nine solar-powered LED screens — the type usually seen on motorways —…

All weekend The Classic Car Boot Sale pulls into King’s Cross FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY: It’s your last chance to see English As A Second Language, showcasing the work of fashion photographers Hanna Moon and Joyce Ng. The exhibition presents a unique take on Western aesthetics and fashion ideals, and looks at the power that fashion photography…

An evening of house plants at the Garden Museum Things to do LA LINEA: Latin music and dance festival La Linea begins today with a performance by Cuban trumpet player Yelfris Valdés. Highlights over the next 10 days include the UK premiere of Antonio Sánchez’ live scoring of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Oscar-winning film Birdman. Various…

Join in with a Cockney singalong Things to do ST GEORGE’S DAY: ‘Tis the day of our dragon slaying patron saint, and there’s plenty going on round the capital to celebrate — take a look at the best St George’s Day events in London. WOMEN OF THE GULAG: Oscar-shortlisted documentary Women of the Gulag is…

All week It’s the final week of English As A Second Language at Somerset House © Hanna Moon — Somerset House A DIFFERENT PATH: It’s your final chance to see A Different Path, an exhibition of photos of expectant and new mothers and their babies in Togo, West Africa. It highlights the work that charity…

Mary Quant afternoon tea at The Pelham London’s awash with afternoon teas, from the traditional to the quirky to the vegan. And new ones are always being added to the selection too — take a look at the menus making their debut in London this month, including special Easter afternoon teas. Some of them are…