To Do List Daily: Unmissable Things To Do in London | Mon 17 – Sun 23 Feb 2020
Need some exciting things to do in London this week? Well, add these to your To Do List and you won’t regret it.
Monday 17 February 2020
Ethical Matters: People Like Us – Social Mobility, Inequality and Making It in Modern Britain – Hashi Mohamed
Barrister and author of People Like Us: What it Takes to Make it in Modern Britain, Hashi Mohamed will talk social mobility in a country where black and Asian people have to send out twice as many job applications than their white counterparts.
Tuesday 18 February 2020
Persepolis – Free Screening
Jamal Gerard poses the ultimate dilemma – to choose between white Jesus or Bey? – in a pop ritual exploring religion and Black representation.
Wednesday 19 February 2020
Glamrou: From Quran to Queen
Writer of divine autobiography Unicorn, Glamrou – the drag creation of Amrou Al-Kahdi (read our interview) – takes their story of queer identity and Islamic heritage underground. ‘Glamrou serenades their lover, Allah, with love songs, break-up songs and minaret-sized wigs.’
When it Breaks it Burns
An intervention, a cry, a fight. This electrifying immersive show explores the story of 15 lives that were changed forever when they occupied high schools in Brazil.
Thursday 20 February 2020
QUEER LATES X QUEERSTORY
‘Come for a glitter-filled edumacation with some of the most celebrated cabaret and burlesque artists of today paying homage to Queer icons including Josephine Baker, Marlene Dietrich, Noël Coward and many more.’
Friday 21 February 2020
LGBT History Month Takeover
An epic night out at Stratford East hosted by the tongue-in-cheek Son of a Tutu, and featuring a diverse line up including the divine Drag Syndrome, ballerina Frisk Lee and the legendary songstress Mzz Kimberley.
Saturday 22 February 2020
From the producers behind the bloody brilliant ‘Ladykiller’ (read our review) comes the striking tale by Danaja Wass of a migrant moving from eastern Europe to Dublin and experiencing the pangs of xenophobia, mental health and homelessness.
Sunday 16 February 2020
Peckham Car Boot
Need to get rid of stuff or pick up a bargain before payday? Peckham is your paradise with this epic boot sale.
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I am Joint Editor at To Do List. I like free, cheap & offbeat London, especially: cabaret, art, theatre, pop-ups, eating out, quirky films, museums, day trips, social enterprise & much more.