Classical music in London Friday 30 December

Classical music in London on Fri 30th December

Our guide to classical music in London on Friday 30 December 2016.

Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Classical music at the Barbican Hall London. Christopher Warren-Green will be leading the Royal Philharmonic in a performance of Beethoven's "Symphony No 9".
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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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: 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.
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.
 
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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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.
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.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.

That’s all of the classical music, but there are lots of other events taking place on 30 December including:

Mr Popper’s Penguins — family puppet musical30 DecemberMr and Mrs Popper are bringing their amazing family of puppet penguins to the Criterion Theatre for two weeks over Christmas.

Roar down the Thames in a speeding boat!30 DecemberA London RIB Voyage is something you won’t forget… you’ll be speeding down the river underneath the capital’s bridges.

Wild Honey — at the Hampstead Theatre30 December“Wild Honey” is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov’s early, untitled play.

The Kite Runner — at Wyndham’s Theatre30 DecemberHamlet is on trial for the murder of Polonius, and a cast of characters will take the stand to plead his case.

Potted Panto — seven pantomimes in one show!30 DecemberDan and Jeff are back with seven shows in one — managing to shoe-horn seven pantomimes into a single show!

“Mamma Mia!” — with the songs of ABBA30 December“Mamma Mia” is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, and uses the songs of ABBA.

Watch a case at the Royal Courts of Justice30 DecemberTry something a bit different — how about going to the Royal Courts of Justice and watching a real-life court case?

Opus Anglicanum: English Medieval Embroidery30 DecemberThe Victoria & Albert Museum’s ‘Opus Anglicanum’ exhibition will show some masterpieces of English medieval embroidery.

Watch a real-life court case at the Old Bailey30 DecemberWatch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey, where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case.

 

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