What’s on in London Friday 28 October

Whats on in London on Fri 28th October

See what events are on in London on Friday 28 October 2016.

Musical in London: Last Five Years at St. James Theatre

to St. James Theatre "The Last Five Years" tells the story of a couple falling in and out of love over five years, as their careers take off and decline.
Music concert in London: Big Country at Under The Bridge

Under The Bridge Big Country will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of 'The Seer' by playing the entire album at Under The Bridge. Hear some live music by Big Country at the Under Bridge in London on Friday October 28th.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be performing some classical music by Sibelius and Walton at the Royal Festival Hall.
Museum exhibition in London at Bank of England Museum

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Bank of England Museum Spend an evening at the Bank of England Museum, when they take part in the London-wide 'Museums at Night' event.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Apsley House

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to Apsley House Explore the Duke of Wellington's former home at Apsley House after dark, when it takes part in the "Museums at Night" event.
Museum exhibition in London at Charles Dickens Museum

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Charles Dickens Museum Walk around Charles Dickens home after dark, when it's all lit with lamps and candles, and learn your future from a clairvoyant.
 
Rocky Horror Picture Show at Prince Charles Cinema

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to 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!
Childrens event in London at Mcm London Comic Con at ExCel London

to ExCel London The MCM Comic Con is a world full of comics, manga and movies, where you can meet stars from the big and small screen.
 
Talk in London at British Library

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British Library The British Library will be hosting a debate between Democrats and Republicans, just days before the US elections.
Alexandra Palace

to Alexandra Palace The Classic & Sports Car Show will have some of the world's most glamorous cars on show, with exhibitions and an auction.
 
Childrens event in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum always has one of the best outdoor ice rinks, decorated with a huge tree and fairy lights.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

to British Museum Explore the history of South Africa through its art, from early rock art to cutting-edge contemporary pieces.
 
Classical music in London: Anastasia at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs.
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's Paul Nash exhibition will show works from his entire life, from his earliest drawings up to his iconic war paintings.
Theatre show in London: King Lear at Old Vic

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to Old Vic Oscar winner Glenda Jackson is reprising her role as King Lear in Shakespeare's greatest tragedy, at the Old Vic Theatre.
Childrens event in London at London Zoo

to London Zoo London Zoo will be putting on a variety of special events to scare the bejesus out of your kids this Halloween.
 
Comedy in London: Tony Law at Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Tony Law will be performing his own peculiar brand of nonsense comedy at the Leicester Square Theatre.
Comedy in London: Frankie Boyle at Leicester Square Theatre

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to Leicester Square Theatre Frankie Boyle is back in town to test out some brand new jokes in a "Work in Progress" show at the Leicester Square Theatre.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery

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to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's "Rodin and Dance" exhibition will showcase some sculptures and drawings of the Cambodian dancers.
 
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan Goes Wrong at Apollo Theatre

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to Apollo Theatre "Peter Pan Goes Wrong" tells the story of Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society's inept attempts to put on show.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

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to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
Theatre show in London: Amadeus at Olivier Theatre

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
Musical in London: A Pacifists Guide To The War On Cancer at Dorfman Theatre

to Dorfman Theatre "A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer" is a musical look at living with cancer -- complete with shiny costumes and songs!
 
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery 'Beyond Caravaggio' at the National Gallery will explore the impact that Caravaggio's paintings had on later artists.
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of Childhood

to Museum of Childhood The Museum of Childhood's new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.
 
Theatre show in London: Oil at Almeida Theatre

to Almeida Theatre "Oil" is a new play which drills deep into the world's relationship with oil, through the eyes of one woman and her daughter.
Photography exhibition at Photographer’s Gallery

to Photographer’s Gallery The Photographers' Gallery "Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s" exhibition includes work from the Verbund Collection.
 
Theatre show in London: One Night In Miami at Donmar Warehouse

to Donmar Warehouse "One Night in Miami" imagines a conversation between Cassius Clay, Malcom X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown.
Theatre show in London: Red Barn at Lyttelton Theatre

to Lyttelton Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "The Red Barn", a psychological thriller by David Hare. Red Barn will be in London on Friday October 28th, during its run at the Lyttelton Theatre.
 
Theatre show in London: The Dresser at Duke of York’s Theatre

to Duke of York’s Theatre Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith will be starring in Ronald Harwood's greatest play -- 'The Dresser'.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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to St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
 
Art exhibition at Saatchi Gallery

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to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery is putting on an exhibition called "Champagne Life", which will feature an all-female line-up of artists.
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's 'Opus Anglicanum' exhibition will show some masterpieces of English medieval embroidery.
 
Musical in London: Murder Ballad at Arts Theatre

to Arts Theatre "Murder Ballad" is a New York tale about love, obsession and murder, and will be playing at the Arts Theatre this October.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

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to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showing two works by Maino - 'The Adoration of the Shepherds' and 'The Adoration of the Kings'.
 
 
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