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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

Doff o' the cap to Evertonians and Beatle-maniacs, but no single institution represents the Mersey spirit and strong sense of identity more powerfully than Liverpool FC, which dominated British football in the '70s …
Classical Music in The West End

Wigmore Hall

This is one of the best and most active (more than 400 concerts a year) classical-music venues in town, not only because of its fantastic acoustics, beautiful art nouveau hall and great variety of concerts and recit…
Top Choice Blues in Kensington & Hyde Park

606 Club

Named after its old address on King's Rd, which cast a spell over jazz lovers London-wide back in the '80s, this fantastic, tucked-away basement jazz club and restaurant gives centre stage to contemporary British-ba…
Top Choice Live Music in Leeds

Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen

The Belgrave has it all – as well as being the city's best live-music venue, its three floors encompass a huge bar bristling with craft beer taps, two kitchens serving the best street food in town, loads of shared t…
Top Choice Jazz in The West End

Pizza Express Jazz Club

Pizza Express has been one of the best jazz venues in London since opening in 1969. It may be a strange arrangement, in a basement beneath the main chain restaurant, but it's highly popular. Lots of big names perfor…
Top Choice Live Music in North London

Jazz Cafe

The name would have you think jazz is the main staple, but it's only a small slice of what's on the menu. The intimate club-like space also serves up funk, hip hop, R&B, soul and rare groove, with big-name acts …
Top Choice Jazz in East London

Vortex Jazz Club

With a fantastically varied menu of jazz, the Vortex hosts an outstanding line-up of musicians, singers and songwriters from the UK, US, Europe, Africa and beyond. It’s a small venue so make sure you book if there's…
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…
Theatre in The South Bank

National Theatre

England’s flagship theatre (its full name is the Royal National Theatre) showcases a mix of classic and contemporary plays performed by excellent casts in three theatres (Olivier, Lyttelton and Dorfman). Outstanding…