What's on

  • Concerts and recitals - Summer 2018

    Enjoy a lunchtime or evening performance; clarinet, piano, singing, flute, opera or violin. All concerts are open to the public, and free unless otherwise indicated.

  • City Lit Art School - Summer Shows 2018

    City Lit Art School showcases work by artists and makers in animation, drawing, jewellery, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, textiles both on site at City Lit and external galleries and exhibition spaces across the capital. 

  • 'Her Naked Skin' - 5-7 July 2018

    City Lit Theatre Company presents 'Her Naked Skin', Written by Rebecca Lenkiewicz. Directed by Petina Hapgood. Set against the suffragette movement in 1913 exploring themes of class and sexuality.


  • City Lit Opera School performance - 10-11 July 2018

    Join the City Lit Opera School for 'Gluck’s Orfeo', the classical legend of the redemptive power of love and of music plus 'Gian Carlo Menotti’s' modern morality tale, 'The Old Maid and the Thief'.

  • Late Lines - Wednesday 8 August 2018

    Join us at the Star of Kings Pub, 19:00-21:00, for Late Lines, our regular night of spoken word featuring City Lit writers and special guests performing a mix of poetry and prose.

  • Open Days - 7-8 September 2018

    Join us for another round of taster courses and workshops, curious courses, building tours and chat informally with subject specialists - bookings available late July 2018.

  • Mental Wealth Festival 2018 - 10-11 September 2018

    Save the date for our annual Mental Wealth Festival. A two day event of talks, debates and workshops sharing knowledge and good practice to focus mental health and wellbeing.