Best events in London December 2016

Best events in London in December

Our guide to the best events in London during December 2016.

Childrens event in London at Frozen at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Disney's animated classic "Frozen" is coming to the Prince Charles Cinema, in a special sing-a-long version for kids.
Sport in London at Champions Tennis at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall See some of the biggest names in tennis history compete at the Champions Tennis tournament at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Opera in London: Il Trovatore at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus".
Rocky Horror Picture Show at Prince Charles Cinema

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Prince Charles Cinema Don your best pair of stilettos and fishnet tights and get down to the Prince Charles Cinema for Sing-A-Long Rocky Horror!
 
Music concert in London: Pete Tong at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Pete Tong has reworked some Ibiza Classics for a 60-piece orchestra, and will be performing it at The O2.
Theatre show in London: Brian Cox at Eventim Apollo

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Eventim Apollo Join Professor Brian Cox for a science stage-show and interview, whisking us through time and space to the edges of the cosmos.
 
Music concert in London: Christmas With The Rat Pack at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall See the Rat Pack in London when Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr take over the Cadogan Hall this Christmas. Christmas With The Rat Pack will be performing live in London this December, at the Cadogan Hall.
Elf at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Quote along to Will Ferrell's classic Christmas comedy "Elf", where he seeks out his grumpy dad James Caan in New York.
 
Childrens event in London at Muppet Christmas Carol at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Prince Charles Cinema will be showing "The Muppet Christmas Carol" at one of their mad-cap sing-a-long nights.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

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British Museum Enjoy a heart-warming performance of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", in the Great Court of the British Museum.
 
Cheap event in London at Golden Hinde

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Golden Hinde Enter a team into the Quiz & Chips night onboard the Golden Hinde II — a life-size replica of Francis Drake's Tudor galleon.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall John Rutter's Christmas Celebration concert is one of the most popular Christmas carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Musical in London: Rent at St. James Theatre

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to St. James Theatre The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory

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to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.
Theatre show in London: Cinderella Panto at London Palladium

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to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
Guided tour in London at Museum of London

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Museum of London The Museum of London is putting on a boat trip down the Thames to show us how the city emerged after the Great Fire of London.
 
Lord Of The Rings at Prince Charles Cinema

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Prince Charles Cinema Spend a day in Middle Earth and watch all three 'Lord of the Rings' movies back-to-back, at the Prince Charles Cinema.
Music concert in London: Chas And Dave at The Forum

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The Forum It's two weeks before Christmas, so that means it must be time for a Chas & Dave gig at the O2 Forum Kentish Town.
 
Sport in London at Lord’s

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Lord’s Enjoy a Christmas Afternoon Tea in the historic Long Room at Lord's, surrounded by paintings of the game's greatest players.
Sport in London at London International Horse Show at London Olympia

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to London Olympia The London International Horse Show will feature world-class show jumping, dressage and carriage driving competitions.
 
Comedy in London: Ian Hislop at Lyttelton Theatre

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Lyttelton Theatre Private Eye's editor Ian Hislop will be taking a look back at 2016 with Craig Brown, Lewis Macleod, Jan Ravens and John Sessions.
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum. You can watch Nutcracker at the London Coliseum in London this December.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall Christmas doesn't start until you've heard a performance of Handel's "Messiah" at the Royal Albert Hall.
Music concert in London: Cutty Sark

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Cutty Sark Put on some headphones and dance along to the songs inside your head, at the Silent Disco inside the Cutty Sark.
 
Theatre show in London: Brian Cox at Eventim Apollo

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Eventim Apollo Join Brian Cox and Robin Ince for a night of science, music and comedy at their Christmas Compendium of Reason. Watch the play Brian Cox, showing at the Eventim Apollo in December 2016.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall "Carols by Candlelight" features seasonal readings and Christmas carols performed in an evocative candlelit setting.
 
Musical in London: Million Dollar Quartet at Royal Festival Hall

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to Royal Festival Hall "Million Dollar Quartet" tells the true story of a jam session between Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis.
London Dungeon

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London Dungeon London Dungeon Lates is an adult-only event which will try and scare the living bejesus out of you and your missus.
 
Hampton Court Palace

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to Hampton Court Palace Spend an atmospheric evening strolling through Hampton Court's courtyards, singing Christmas carols as you go.
Comedy in London: Andy Parsons at Soho Theatre

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Soho Theatre Andy Parsons will be chairing his Slacktivist Action Group at the Soho Theatre, alongside the MP Dr Sarah Wollaston. Comedian Andy Parsons will be performing at the Soho Theatre this December.
 
Music concert in London: Vanilla Ice at Alexandra Palace

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to Alexandra Palace Vanilla Ice will be doing a show with a difference — you'll be able to skate while he plays, at Alexandra Palace Ice Rink.
Theatre show in London: The Magic Circle

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to The Magic Circle Treat yourself to a Christmas extravaganza at The Magic Circle, and watch some of the world's top magicians.
 
Classical music in London: Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Tchaikovsky's classic ballet "The Sleeping Beauty" at the Royal Opera House.
Childrens event in London at Father Christmas at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Watch Raymond Briggs' 'Father Christmas' on a big screen, and listen to Jack Dee narrating 'Paddington Bear's First Concert'.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall Let's keep on celebrating Christmas until New Year's, with this Christmas Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

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Barbican Hall Last Night of the Christmas Proms at Barbican Hall will have all your flag-waving favourites, played by the London Concert Orchestra.
 
 
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