England entertainment

Top Choice Theatre in The South Bank

Shakespeare’s Globe

If you love Shakespeare and the theatre, the Globe will knock your theatrical socks off. This authentic Shakespearean theatre is a wooden 'O' without a roof over the central stage area, and although there are covere…
Top Choice Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon

Royal Shakespeare Company

Stratford has two grand stages run by the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company – the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Swan Theatre on Waterside – as well as the smaller Other Place. The theatres have witnessed …
Top Choice Football in Liverpool

Liverpool Football Club

A dominant footballing force for most of the 1970s and 1980s, Liverpool FC remains one of the world's most famous and best-supported clubs, despite not winning a league championship since 1991. Its current crop of s…
Top Choice Concert Venue in Kensington & Hyde Park

Royal Albert Hall

This splendid Victorian concert hall hosts classical music, rock and other performances, but is famously the venue for the BBC-sponsored Proms. Booking is possible, but from mid-July to mid-September Promenaders que…
Top Choice Blues in Kensington & Hyde Park

606 Club

Named after its old address on the King's Rd that cast a spell over London's jazz lovers back in the '80s, this fantastic, tucked-away basement jazz club and restaurant gives centre stage nightly to contemporary Bri…
Top Choice Theatre in West London

Bush Theatre

This West London theatre is renowned for encouraging new writing. Its success since 1972 is down to strong plays from the likes of Jonathan Harvey, Conor McPherson, Stephen Poliakoff and Mark Ravenhill. It also has …
Top Choice Classical Music in The West End

Wigmore Hall

Wigmore Hall, built in 1901 as a piano showroom, is one of the best and most active classical-music venues in town (with more than 460 concerts a year), not only because of its fantastic acoustics, beautiful Arts an…
Top Choice Theatre in Porthcurno

Minack Theatre

In terms of theatrical settings, the Minack takes top billing. Carved into the crags overlooking Porthcurno and the azure-blue Atlantic, this amazing clifftop amphitheatre was the lifelong passion of theatre-lover R…
Top Choice Puppet Theatre in West London

Puppet Theatre Barge

This utterly charming marionette (aka puppet) theatre can be found in a converted barge moored in Little Venice – an area as pretty as it sounds. The theatre has been here for almost 40 years and holds regular perfo…
Top Choice Cinema in The West End

Prince Charles Cinema

The last independent theatre in the West End, Prince Charles Cinema is universally loved for its show-anything attitude. Sing-a-longs and quote-a-longs (Frozen, Elf and The Rocky Horror Picture Show are perennial fa…