Classical music in London Friday 30 December

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Classical music in London on Fri 30th December

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

 at Barbican Hall, London
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Beethoven’s Symphony No.9 — Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall London classical music at the Barbican Hall. Christopher Warren-Green will be leading the Royal Philharmonic in a performance of Beethoven's "Symphony No 9".
 at Royal Albert Hall, London
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The Royal Albert Hall’s Christmas Spectacular

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.
Nutcracker at London Coliseum, London
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The Nutcracker — English National Ballet

to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum.
 
 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London
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Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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.
Amadeus at Olivier Theatre, London
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“Amadeus” — a play about the life of young Mozart

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
 

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

Forgotten Fighters: First World War at Sea30 December“Forgotten Fighters” will tell the story of the people who fought the First World War at sea, both above and below the waves.

Peter Pan panto, at the Greenwich Theatre30 DecemberGreenwich Theatre has chosen “Peter Pan” as this year’s panto, which tells the tale of Peter, Wendy, Tinkerbell and Captain Hook.

Yasmina Reza’s “Art” — at the Old Vic Theatre30 DecemberThe Old Vic will be putting on a production of Yasmina Reza’s award-winning play, “Art”.

Critically-acclaimed adaptation of ‘Hamlet’30 DecemberThis critically-acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ boils the bloody action down into a single night at a wedding.

Victorians Decoded — Art and Telegraphy30 December“Victorians Decoded” will show how new communication technologies affected the imaginations of Victorian artists.

Christmas lights in Oxford Street30 DecemberThe Oxford Street switch-on ceremony is always one of the biggest, and this year they’re shutting the street to traffic.

Feminist Avant-Garde (from the Verbund Collection)30 DecemberThe Photographers’ Gallery “Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s” exhibition includes work from the Verbund Collection.

Edmund Clark: State Control and the War of Terror30 DecemberThe Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.

South Africa: The Art of a Nation — British Museum30 DecemberExplore the history of South Africa through its art, from early rock art to cutting-edge contemporary pieces.

 

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