What’s on in London April 2017

Whats on in London in April

See what events are on in London during April 2017.

London Rib Voyages

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London Rib Voyages A London RIB Voyage is something you won't forget... you'll be speeding down the river underneath the capital's bridges.
Music concert in London: Who at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The Who will be playing a new acoustic version of 'Tommy' at the Royal Albert Hall for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
 
Music concert in London: Olly Murs at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Olly Murs will be playing three nights at the O2 Arena in March and April, as part of his UK Spring tour.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic Orchestra will be in town to play some works by Beethoven, Berlioz and Adams at Barbican Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Jewels at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House Jewels is a three-act ballet by George Balanchine which uses the music of Faure, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky.
Music concert in London: Galantis at O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton Swedish dance duo Galantis will be playing the Brixton Academy in April, in support of their No 1 debut album 'Pharmacy'.
 
Childrens event in London at Serpentine

to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Guided tour in London at Jason’s Trip

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to Jason’s Trip Jason's Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent's Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.
 
Comedy in London: Rob Beckett at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Rob Beckett will be performing his new 'Mouth of the South' stand-up show at the Eventim Apollo in April.
Guided tour in London at The City

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The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Bach Choir and Florilegium will be performing JS Bach's "St Matthew Passion" at the Royal Festival Hall.
Sport in London at River Thames

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River Thames The University Boat Race is a popular date in London's calendar - Cambridge have the lead over Oxford with 82 wins to 79.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be playing some works by Adams and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Museum exhibition in London at Bank of England Museum

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to Bank of England Museum Take your kids on an EGGcellent Easter Adventure at the Bank of England Museum, and hunt for a free chocolate egg.
 
Music concert in London: Lindsey Stirling at Eventim Apollo

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Eventim Apollo Electronic dance-star Lindsey Stirling will be coming to London in April and playing one night at the Hammersmith Apollo.
Comedy in London: Mick Ferry at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Mick Ferry is one of the best comperes around, and will be making regular appearances at the Comedy Store.
Talk in London at Foyles

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Foyles Budding stargazers should get down to Foyles for 'An Introduction to the Night Sky', with two Royal Observatory astronomers.
Music concert in London: British Sea Power at Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall British Sea Power will be performing a live soundtrack alongside some classic Polish animations, at Barbican Hall.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's 'Queer British Art' will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.
Music concert in London: Alejandro Escovedo at Bush Hall

Bush Hall Alejandro Escovedo will be touring his new album 'Burn Something Beautiful' in April, and playing one night at Bush Hall.
 
Music concert in London: Bears Den at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Bear's Den have added an extra date to their UK tour with a night at the Hammersmith Apollo in April.
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Sibelius at Cadogan Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Dvorak at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Listen to the London Symphony Orchestra performing classical works by Berg and Mahler at Barbican Hall.
 
Music concert in London: Jon Bellion at Heaven

Heaven Jon Bellion will be coming to London in April and playing tracks from his debut album 'The Human Condition'.
Music concert in London: Ne Yo at O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton R&B star Ne-Yo will be coming to the O2 Academy Brixton in April, with support from Diamond Platnumz.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Hear pianist Murray Perahia performing some Beethoven at Barbican Hall, alongside the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Thomas Tallis and Gustav Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Music concert in London: Okean Elzy at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Ukrainian rock band Okean Elzy will be coming to London in April as part of their 'Without Limits' World Tour.
Music concert in London: Sting at Eventim Apollo

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to Eventim Apollo It's been thirty years since Sting escaped from the Police, but hopefully he'll be playing a few early songs at the Eventim Apollo.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Brussels Philharmonic will be playing music by Guillaume Connesso, Prokofiev and Rachmaninov at Cadogan Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Duet Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing some music by Dvorak, Prokofiev and Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Mariss Jansons and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Prokofiev, Shostakovich and Rachmaninov.
Museum exhibition in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be laying on a fun Easter egg hunt throughout the house, suitable for 5-11 year olds,
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be performing some of the best James Bond movie tunes from the last fifty years.
Music concert in London: Caro Emerald at Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Caro Emerald is coming to the Royal Albert Hall for one night in April, on 'The Emerald Island Tour'.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Bach Choir will be performing Verdi's "Requiem" at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Jiri Belohlavek and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing Dvorak's "Requiem" at Barbican Hall.
 
Childrens event in London at Harlem Globetrotters at SSE Arena Wembley

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SSE Arena Wembley American basketball legends Harlem Globetrotters are back in London to show off their basketball skills at the SSE Arena.
Music concert in London: Rick Astley at Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall 80s pop star Rick 'Never Gonna Give You Up' Astley will be coming to the Royal Albert Hall for one night in April.
 
 
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