Here's your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead:


  • Rock Pool

Borehamwood Times:

When a big storm whips up the sea, two creatures are left stranded in a lonely rock pool, Prawn and Crab, who could not be more different. But as the sun goes down, they have to find a way of getting on and getting home.

artsdepot, Tally Ho Corner, Nether Street, North Finchley, June 1, 3pm. Details: 020 8369 5454,


  • Animation Sensation!

Create, illustrate and animate! Learn how to use stop-motion techniques to animate objects, plasticine and even people, producing your own short film in just two days.

London Jewish Cultural Centre, Ivy House, North End Road, Golders Green, until June 2 and 3, 10am to 3pm. Details: 020 8457 5000,


  • Sing for Victory

A musical evening inspired by music from World War One in commemoration of the centennial anniversary of that conflict, by Finchley and Friern Barnet Operatic Society.

All Saints Arts Centre, Oakleigh Road North, Whetstone, May 31, 7.30pm. Details: 020 8482 6923,


  • Internal Terrains

Borehamwood Times:

A show that explores life as a choreography of decades as we move from one time frame to another, from live artist and performer Natasha Davis, utilising stories, imagery, movement and sound.

artsdepot, Tally Ho Corner, Nether Street, North Finchley, June 3, 7.30pm. Details: 020 8369 5454,


  • Saving Private Ryan

An exclusive screening to coincide with the RAF Museum’s D-Day Open Weekend. Watch Tom Hanks and Matt Damon in this iconic film on the big screen beneath the magnificent Avro Lancaster.

RAF Museum, Grahame Park Way, Hendon, June 6, 6.30pm. Details: 020 8205 2266,


For a full list of events, see the Just the Ticket pages in this week's Independent Series newspapers in print or online here.