Listings: What's On This June

By Rachel Bishop on June 1, 2014 9:00 AM |

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WHAT'S ON

June takes us well and truly into the summer season, so get your sun screen ready (and cross fingers) and have a look what's going on around London this month.

Hang out with animals at Zoo Lates, choose from one of the many festivals around London or learn about Oscar Wilde's interesting life at the theatre.

ACTIVITIES

Zoo Lates
Every Friday night throughout June and July London Zoo will be opening its gates after hours and inviting people to explore the country's famous urban jungle.
June 6, 13, 20 and 27, London Zoo, Regent's Park, NW1 4RY, zsl.org.

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MUSEUM

Bridge
In Museum of London Docklands' largest exhibition, Bridge will feature rarely seen contemporary and historical artworks looking at bridges within London's landscape.
June 27-November 2, Museum of London Docklands, West India Quay, London E14 4AL, museumoflondon.org.uk.

COMEDY

Laughing Boy Comedy Club
Stratford Circus welcomes a huge line-up including Katherine Ryan, Rob Beckett, Romesh Ranganathan, Ivo Graham and Marlon Davis in a night of top British talent.
June 7, Stratford Circus, Theatre Square, E15 1BX, stratford-circus.com.

FESTIVALS

Field Day, Victoria Park
Field Day returns to Victoria Park, in Tower Hamlets, featuring a range of acts including Pixies, Metronomy and All We Are.
June 7-8, Victoria Park, Grove Road, London, fielddayfestivals.com.

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The Big Noise Festival
Do your bit for The Big Issue and homelessness while enjoying some great music at this one-day festival in Peckham.
June 14-15, The Bussey Building/CLF Art Cafe, Rye Lane, SE15 4ST, clfartcafe.org.

Festival Of Colours
Indian festival Holi will get a second celebration at the Olympic Park in June, where visitors can dance to the sounds of Drunken Master Eskei83 and Bombay Boogie Soundsystem while
June 28-29, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20 2ST, holifestival.com/uk/en.


MUSIC

Once in a Lifetime: The Final Tour
The Osmonds, David Essex, Showaddywaddy and Les Mckeown's Legendary Bay City Rollers will put on an unforgettable show at The O2.
June 26, The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 0DX, theo2.co.uk.

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NIGHTLIFE

The 2 Bears + Steve Bugg + Sink The Pink
XOYO residents The 2 Bears will be joined by Steve Bug, Sink The Pink, DJ Pipes and Jarvis Cocker for a night of electro.
June 21, XOYO, 32-37 Cowper Street; Shoreditch, EC2A 4AP, xoyo.co.uk.


THEATRE

The Trials Of Oscar Wilde
The play looks into his life as he went from prosecutor to defendant to disgraced prisoner in less than 100 days.
June 15, Greenwich Theatre, Greenwich, Crooms Hill, London, SE10 8ES,
greenwichtheatre.org.uk.