Until May 25 / FREE
Painter Ryan Hewett’s debut European solo exhibition showcases the past and present iconic leaders and how, for better or worse, they’ve shaped our world today.
The Unit London, 9 Earlham Street, WC2H 9LL, Tube: Leicester Square, theunitldn.com

What Is Luxury?
Until Sep 27 / FREE
This collection of contemporary pieces illustrate a new take on what constitutes luxury.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, Tube: South Kensington,  vam.ac.uk/whatisluxury

until may 23 / £25-£49.50+
Exciting new fact-based drama about the physicist who spearheaded the race to create a weapon to end all wars.
Vaudeville, Strand WC2R 0NH, Tube: Charing Cross, rsc.org.uk/whats-on/oppenheimer/

Until July 18 / £19.50-£69.50
Imelda Staunton shines as indomitable Momma Rose seeking fame and fortune for her daughters in this 1959 Broadway classic.
Savoy, The Strand, WC2R 0ET, Tube: Charing Cross, gypsythemusical.uk



Bec Hill (pictured)

Wednesday 6 May, 7:30pm – 10:30pm, £5 advance tickets or £7 on the door
Aussie Bec Hill’s acclaimed solo shows and hugely popular YouTube videos have close to 200,000 views globally and she now has cult status both in her birth country and in the UK, where she is now based. She has a talent for incorporating arts and crafts into her stand-up routines; creating a unique and unforgettable comedy style that she calls ‘paper puppetry’..
Queen of Hoxton, 1 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3JX, Tube: Old Street / Liverpool Street / Shoreditch High Street