Oh February you lovely month, you. Winter is on the way out and London is getting giddy with events, celebrations and a whole day dedicated to romance. Whether you're looking forward to Valentine's Day in London, or if you're more of a Pancake Day player or Chinese New Year shaker, we've got your February plans sorted. Don't forget that the kids are let loose with half-term in London celebrations too, so check out our highlights below and give your diary a big cuddle from us.
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Our February highlights
Sixties soul shimmers into town with the West End opening of Broadway smash 'Motown the Musical', which features hits such as 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough', 'For Once In My Life', 'What's Going On' and 'I Heard It Through the Grapevine'. The show is based upon founder of Motown founder Berry Gordy's 1994 autobiography.Read more
Victorian painting is generally thought of as a pretty stilted, academic affair. The problem is that a lot of it looks like it wants to be more like drawing – particularly those paintings by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood who, in harking back to some fantasy of pre-Renaissance purity, created a style that emphasised crisp outlines and fussy detail over traditional painterly effects.Read more