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07 Oct 2016

The May Fair Hotel Gala: A Monster Calls 0  

As the official hotel partner of the BFI London Film Festival, we were on the red carpet last night at the Odeon Leicester Square for our annual Gala event. With a host of stars in attendance, including Sigourney Weaver and Lewis MacDougall, the UK premiere of A Monster Calls was screened amidst much excitement and…

04 Oct 2016

The 60th BFI London Film Festival 0  

For the 8th year running, we are proud to continue to be the official hotel partner for the BFI London Film Festival. In its 60th year, the Festival showcases the best of British film from 74 countries in 15 cinemas over 12 days. Over 200 features will be screened in cinemas across London, with the…

16 Mar 2016

BFI Flare Celebrates 30 Years 0  

BFI Flare returns this week, with the LBGT film festival celebrating its 30th year. As an official sponsor for the seventh consecutive year, we decided to pick some of our highlights from this year’s programme. Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures A look at the life, art and legacy of legendary photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. The late…

08 Feb 2016

Royal Opera House Live Screenings at The May Fair Hotel 0  

Streaming live ballet and opera classics from London’s stunning Royal Opera House, The May Fair Hotel is hosting a run of exclusive screenings in its private theatre, seating 200 people in elegant surroundings. World-famous performances of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, Puccini’s La Bohème and Prokofiev’s Romeo & Juliet are just a few of the productions that…

25 Nov 2015

Bright Young Things present The Age of Love 0  

This week, The May Fair welcomes back The Bright Young Things film club for their final screening of 2015, Age of Love. We caught up with one of BYT’s co-founders, Bridget Arsenault, to discuss Thursday’s screening, their plans for 2016 and her tips for award season. So, The Age Of Love is a documentary following…

18 Mar 2015

BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival 0  

From the 19th – 29th March, BFI Flare Festival (the relatively new name for BFI’s London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival) will be held at London’s British Film Institute, on the southbank. In its 29th year, the event continues to highlight thought-provoking issues that are still prevalent today, across the world, encouraging healthy debate and…

13 Mar 2015

The Bright Young Things Film Club 0  

Boasting London’s largest private screening room and partnerships with the likes of the British Film Institute and Raindance Film Festival, it is safe to say that film is very much part of The May Fair’s fabric and why we’re delighted to host The Bright Young Things film club. Started by two film lovers, Bridget and…

09 Oct 2014

Our Top 5 Movies at BFI London Film Festival 0  

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04 Jun 2014

FUNNY FACE – An exclusive screening of THE fashion film 0  

Like most women, if you asked us to name the most stylish, iconic film star of all time we’d have to plump for Audrey Hepburn. From Holly Golightly’s all-time classic little black dress in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, through to the iconic image of her princess astride a scooter in Roman Holiday – complete with oh-so-chic…

25 Apr 2014

BALLET DOES THE BARD 0  

If William Shakespeare were still alive, this week would’ve been his 450th birthday.  Around the country there are many celebrations and performances of some of his famous and less famous plays to mark the occasion. For something a bit different however, we recommend seeing a Shakespeare play interpreted as a ballet – and if you’re…