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From theatre to music, from literature to visual arts :  read our recommendations to keep entertained with UK culture from home

Theatre and Dance

Theatre and Dance

Enjoy world-class theatre online with National Theatre at Home - every Thursday at 7pm UK time.

Our House to Your House : The Royal Opera House is offering a schedule of free broadcasts and live content  

Sadler's Wells Digital Space : a programme of full length dance-performances and workshops online to keep you entertain and connected through dance.

Live Stream Archive :  a digital archive of small scale theatre, mixing established artists with emerging artists, solo work with ensemble work, experimental with more traditional.

Find out more on The Show Must Go On : Watch Theatre Online


Selector Radio : Selecting the best UK music every week and sharing it with the world. Jazz, grime, indie or electronica – or somewhere in between – each week we put together a truly eclectic playlist and catch up with the artists and labels who are leading the way in UK music.

Watch our Boiler room film series :

Beyond a BPM – London’s artists blurring the lines between music, art and fashion
Glasgow’s New Wave –  a look beyond the mainstream to the next generation of DIY artists
Fleshback – exploration of the alternative queer raving scene in Manchester and Salford
Keep Bristol Weird – spotlight on the close-knit music and musicians of this city  

    Find out what our Music team has been enjoying listening in the last few weeks Lockdown Listening


Read our Literature team's blog  where you will find new recommendations every week.


Visual Arts

Visit our British Council art collection

From exploring online collections and virtual galleries, to informative social media threads How do you get your visual arts fix in a pandemic ?

What about going back to the Venice Biennale ? Read about the history of the British Pavilion and artists who made it on our dedicated site

Architecture, Design, Fashion

Read the recommendations from people who make up the Architecture, Design and Fashion team on their blog