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Gravity's Guide

Gravity's Guide: Weekly Wanders #5

Things to do in London this week - 2nd May until 8th May 2022

 

The Humourous Side of Photography

📅 When: 3rd May (6:30pm - 8pm)

📍 Where: The Ivy Club, 9 West Street, London WC2H 9NE

🎟️ Free entrance, find more information here

Humour is frequently used to communicate difficult themes while also providing light respite and a bit of fun. Photography documentary Carol Allen-Storey speaks to three incredible photographers who do just that: Peter Dench photographs the quirkier aspects of life. Haley Morris-Cafiero uses her photography as an activist voice to fight discrimination and social invisibility. Alison Jackson explores the theme of celebrity culture using look-alikes that raises questions on our voyeurism.

 

The Guilty Feminist Stands Up

📅 When: Until 7th May (9pm)

📍 Where: Soho Theatre, 21 Dean St, London W1D 3NE

🎟️ Tickets from £14.00, buy here

Stand-up comedian Deborah Frances-White explores coming out and going in, in both getting in touch with her bisexuality and delving into psychedelics. They are more connected than she first thought.

 

Eid in the Square

📅 When: 7th May (12pm - 6pm)

📍 Where: Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N 5DN

🎟️ Free entrance, find more information here

Everyone is invited to mark the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Feast on food from around the world, join in a range of family activities and enjoy Muslim art, culture, history, live music and entertainment on the main stage.

 

Rosé Garden Party

📅 When: Until 15th May

📍 Where: Covent Garden

🎟️ Free entrance, find more information here

What better way to spend those lighter evenings than sipping on an array of flavours with a wine festival worth celebrating? Soak in the sunshine, bubbles and good company, whilst experiencing pop up bars with over 30 varieties of rosé wine, exclusive rosé cocktails, themed products and more.

 

Activity of the week

Dopamine Land

📅 When: Tuesdays to Sundays

📍 Where: 79-85 Old Brompton Road, London, SW7 3LD

🎟️ Tickets from £17.50, buy here

Disconnect from everyday life and connect with your emotions through colourful installations that inspire relaxation, excitement and happiness. Dopamine Land is a multi-sensory, immersive experience that channels the limitless imagination of your inner child and transforms it into reality. It’s an interactive museum that combines traditional media and innovative technology.