MONTHLY SPOTLIGHTS – SEPTEMBER 2019
Each month The Organisers shine a spotlight on the best of the best across a range of cultural events, openings and trends!
FOOD: Bigger than the plate.
Dates: Until Sunday 20th October 2019
Location: Victoria and Albert MuseumPrice: £17
Inviting visitors to participate, taste and debate, this bold exhibition explores current experiments at every stage of the food system – from compost to table. From gastronomic experiments to urban farming, this exhibition brings together the politics and pleasure of food to ask how the collective choices we make can lead to a more sustainable, just and delicious food future.
TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
Dates: Until January 11th 2020
Location: Aldwych Theatre
Price: From £30
Tina Turner was born Anna Mae Bullock and raised in Nutbush, Tennessee. From humble beginnings, Tina would rise to fame as the Queen of Rock n Roll and go on to sell more concert tickets than any other solo artist. The musical follows the highs and lows of Tina’s career and personal life and features the songs that you know and love. Tina Turner has won a total of 11 Grammy Awards and has been inducted into the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame.
Opening: Opening September
Location: Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London
Norma is a contemporary and vibrant restaurant, inspired by the food and culture of Sicily with particular emphasis on the Moorish influences of the islands cuisine. The celebrated chef. Ben Tish will be at the helm. Norma will embody the celebrated old-school Italian hospitality and charm. Taking inspiration from the grand café culture found in Sicily. Set across three floors of characterful townhouse on Charlotte Street in London’s Fitzrovia. The first two floors will be dedicated to the restaurant and a cocktail bar with the top floor a private dining space. There will also be a Crudo bar at the entrance of Norma, serving up the freshest seasonal raw seafood.
London 2019 World Para Swimming Allianz Championships
Date: Tuesday 10th September 2019
Location: London Aquatics Centre
Price: From £7
London looks set to experience the extraordinary as the 2019 World Para Swimming Allianz Championships comes to the city from 9-15 September. Taking place at the London Aquatics Centre, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the World Para Swimming Allianz Championships is the largest disability swimming competition outside of the Paralympic Games and will see around 600 swimmers from 60 countries compete over the seven days. This autumn, the London 2019 World Para Swimming Allianz Championships is set to be an unmissable live sporting event with an electric atmosphere. Having played host to the London 2012 Paralympic Games swimming events, the London Aquatics Centre will once again welcome the best in the world to showcase the extraordinary sporting talent of some of the world’s greatest para-swimming athletes, featuring British and International stars including Maisie Newton-Summers, Sophie Pascoe, Jessica Long, Daniel Dias and Ellie Simmonds. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be at the heart of the action and cheer on your nation!
London Fashion Week
Dates: Wednesday 13th – Sunday 17th September 2019
Location: The Store X, 180 Strand, London, WC2R 1EA
Price: From £135
London fashion week opens its doors to the public this September! Join the first of the four global fashion weeks to invite the public into its world. Go behind-the-scenes of the London Fashion Week Hub to discover an immersive innovative experience which includes Designer Catwalks; Creative Installations; the discoveryLAB: an experiential space where fashion meets art, technology and music and a #PositiveFashion Designer Exhibition where the creative work of progressive designers explores the most compelling stories around sustainability, community and ethics.