Operas in London Friday 16 December

Operas in London on Fri 16th December

Our guide to operas in London on Friday 16 December 2016.

Opera in London: Il Trovatore at Royal Opera House


to Royal Opera House Opera in London at the Royal Opera House. The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus".

We don’t have any more operas, but here are some more events taking place on Friday 16 December:

Great Fire of London Tour — St. Paul’s Cathedral16 DecemberDiscover how the Great Fire of London destroyed Old St Paul’s, and gave us Christopher Wren’s masterpiece.

Sky Garden, in the Walkie-Scorchie’s roof16 DecemberThe Sky Garden is a three-story garden that spans the top three floors of 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the Walkie Scorchie).

Climb to the platform at the top of The O216 DecemberClimb up The O2′s roof and enjoy a spectacular 360 degree view of the London skyline from the viewing platform at the top.

Christmas lights in Regent Street16 DecemberRegent Street always has some of the best Christmas lights in London, stretching from Oxford Street to Waterloo Place.

Walk in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper16 DecemberWalk the streets of Whitechapel and try and discover the identity of the Victorian murderer Jack the Ripper… if you dare!

Meet astronomers at Hampstead Observatory16 DecemberHampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.

Sleeping Beauty panto — with Maureen Lipman16 DecemberMaureen Lipman and CBeebies’ Chris Jarvis will be starring in Richmond Theatre’s Christmas panto, “Sleeping Beauty”.

Forgotten Fighters: First World War at Sea16 December“Forgotten Fighters” will tell the story of the people who fought the First World War at sea, both above and below the waves.

Westminster Cathedral’s bell tower16 DecemberWestminster Cathedral’s campanile is one of the city’s best viewing platforms, rising 210 feet over the streets of Victoria.


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