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Published since 1956, THIS IS LONDON is the longest established magazine for international visitors, distributed at top London hotels. It provides up-to-date information on events, shows, museums, restaurants and shopping across the capital plus an online ticketing service.

In this issue

Event of the week

Event of the week

IAAF WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Over 10 magical days this summer, from 4-13 August, the world’s top athletes will bring the roar back to the iconic Olympic stadium that saw Mo Farah (pictured), Jessica Ennis-Hill and Usain Bolt race to glory in 2012.

Music of the week

Event of the week

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS EXTENDS TO 2018
Christopher Wheeldon’s stunning reinvention of the Oscar® winning film An American in Paris has been ecstatically received by audiences and critics since opening at the beautifully restored Dominion Theatre in March, with tickets on sale until January 2018.

Theatre of the week

Show of the week

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR AT OPEN AIR THEATRE
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar returns to Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre from 11 August in an extended run through to 23 September. Declan Bennett, Tyrone Huntley, David Thaxton and Peter Caulfield will reprise their roles.


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Must see exhibition

Exhibition of the week

ROBOTS EXHIBITION AT THE SCIENCE MUSEUM
Throughout history, artists and scientists have sought to understand what it means to be human. The Science Museum’s Robots exhibition explores this very human obsession to recreate ourselves, revealing the remarkable 500-year story of humanoid robots.