What’s on in London Friday 9 December

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Whats on in London on Fri 9th December

See what events are on in London on Friday 9 December 2016.

Saint Joan at Donmar Warehouse, London
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Gemma Arterton in Bernard Shaw’s “Saint Joan”

to Donmar Warehouse Hollywood actress Gemma Arterton will be playing Joan of Arc in Bernard Shaw's classic play, "Saint Joan".
Bullet For My Valentine at O2 Academy Brixton, London
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Bullet For My Valentine — at the Brixton Academy

to O2 Academy Brixton Rock band Bullet For My Valentine are coming to London in December, and playing two nights at the O2 Academy Brixton.
 
Blake at Tabernacle, London
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Christmas Classics with Blake — at the Tabernacle

Tabernacle Enjoy an evening of Christmas songs at the Tabernacle, with the BRIT Award winning vocal group Blake.
Richard Ashcroft at O2 Arena, London
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Richard Ashcroft (from The Verve) — O2 Arena

O2 Arena The Verve's Richard Ashcfoft is back with a new haircut and a brand new album, and playing a headline show at The O2.
 
 at Royal Observatory, London
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An Evening with the Stars — Royal Observatory

to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.
Dick Whittington at New Wimbledon Theatre, London
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Dick Whittington panto — with Matthew Kelly

to New Wimbledon Theatre WImbledon Theatre's Christmas panto this year l be "Dick Whittington", starring Matthew Kelly as Sarah the Cook.
 
Adam Kay at Leicester Square Theatre, London
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Adam Kay’s Smutty Christmas Songs

to Leicester Square Theatre Amateur Transplants' frontman Adam Kay will be offering up an evening of smutty songs to celebrate the festive season.
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Bach’s Christmas Oratorio — Cadogan Hall

to Royal Festival Hall The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment will be performing Bach's Christmas Oratorio at Cadogan Hall.
 
 at London Olympia, London
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London Chess Classic — at the Olympia London

to London Olympia London Chess Classic will feature ten of the world's best players competing live on stage, at the London Olympia.
Turin Brakes at Islington Assembly Hall, London
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Turin Brakes, at the Islington Assembly Hall

Islington Assembly Hall Catch Turin Brakes when they play one night at the Islington Assembly Hall in December.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Messiah by candlelight — Mozart Festival Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The Mozart Festival Orchestra will be performing Handel's "Messiah" by candlelight, in full 18th-century costume.
Phil Wang at Tattershall Castle, London
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Phil Wang — onboard the Tattershall Castle

to Tattershall Castle Join Phil Wang at the Tattershall Castle, when he does a bit of stand-up at one of their Boat Show Comedy Club nights.
 
Boy With Tape On His Face at Tattershall Castle, London
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Boy With Tape On His Face — Tattershall Castle

Tattershall Castle The Boy With Tape On His Face will be doing a set at the Boat Show Comedy Club, onboard the Tattershall Castle.
Trailer Park Boys at Eventim Apollo, London
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Trailer Park Boys — “Dear Santa, Go **** Yourself”

Eventim Apollo The Trailer Park Boys are coming to the Eventim Apollo with their seasonal show: "Dear Santa Claus, Go F**k Yourself".
 
Noise Next Door at Tattershall Castle, London
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The Noise Next Door — Boat Show Comedy Club

to Tattershall Castle The Noise Next Door will appearing at the Boat Show Comedy Club onboard the Tattershall Castle on the Embankment.
Kula Shaker at The Forum, London
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Kula Shaker’s ‘K’ — 20th Anniversary Tour

The Forum Kula Shaker will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of their debut album 'K' by playing it at the O2 Forum Kentish Town.
Rent at St. James Theatre, London
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RENT — the legendary rock musical

to St. James Theatre The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
 at National Gallery, London
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Australia’s Impressionists — National Gallery

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia's Impressionist movement.
 
 at Alexandra Palace, London
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The Mosconi Cup at the Ally Pally (professional pool)

Alexandra Palace Get down to Alexandra Palace and see some of the world's greatest pool players battle it out for the Mosconi Cup.
Hamlet at Trafalgar Studios, London
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Critically-acclaimed adaptation of ‘Hamlet’

to Trafalgar Studios This critically-acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' boils the bloody action down into a single night at a wedding.
 
Up And Down at London Coliseum, London
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Boris Eifman’s new ballet, “Up & Down”

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be hosting the UK premiere of Boris Eifman's new ballet, "Up & Down".
Dirty Dancing at Phoenix Theatre, London
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Dirty Dancing — in town for one month only!

to Phoenix Theatre 'Dirty Dancing' is back in the West End for one month only, and tells the story of Baby and Johnny's unforgettable summer.
 
Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre, London
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Sleeping Beauty panto — with Maureen Lipman

to Richmond Theatre Maureen Lipman and CBeebies' Chris Jarvis will be starring in Richmond Theatre's Christmas panto, "Sleeping Beauty".
Wild Honey at Hampstead Theatre, London
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Wild Honey — at the Hampstead Theatre

to Hampstead Theatre "Wild Honey" is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov's early, untitled play.
 
 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London
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Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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.
 at Museum of London Docklands, London
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Victorian-themed Santa’s Grotto at Sailortown

to Museum of London Docklands Meet Father Christmas in a Victorian-themed grotto in the Sailortown gallery, at the Museum of London Docklands.
 
 at Trafalgar Square, London
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Christmas Tree in Trafalgar Square

to Trafalgar Square Have you ever taken the time to see the switching-on ceremony for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, with carols?
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a retrospective exhibition of works by American artist Robert Rauschenberg.
 
 at Saatchi Gallery, London
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Painters’ Painters — at the Saatchi Gallery

to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery's "Painters' Painters" exhibition showcases the work of nine artists who are inspiring the next generation.
Sleeping Beauty Panto at Hackney Empire, London
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Sleeping Beauty — Hackney Empire Christmas panto

to Hackney Empire The Hackney Empire's Christmas pantomime this year is "Sleeping Beaty", packed with songs, comedy and family fun.
 
 at Hampton Court Palace, London
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Outdoor ice rink, at Henry VIII’s Hampton Court

to Hampton Court Palace The Christmas ice-rink at Hampton Court has a spectacular backdrop — the front wing of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
Snowman at Peacock Theatre, London
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Raymond Briggs’ “The Snowman”

to Peacock Theatre Fly through the sky with the magical snowman, as the much-loved children's book "The Snowman" comes to the Peacock.
 
Thinking Drinkers at Museum of Comedy, London
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Thinking Drinkers: Around the World in 80 Drinks

to Museum of Comedy Join the Thinking Drinkers for a Christmas-themed version of "Around the World in 80 Drinks" at the Museum of Comedy.
 at Royal Botanic Gardens, London
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Night-time Christmas trail at Kew Gardens

to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a tunnel of lights, a scented fire garden, and a North Pole village for Santa and his elves.
 
 at Geffrye Museum, London
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Christmas Past: 400 Years of Traditions

to Geffrye Museum The Geffrye's "Christmas Past" exhibition explores the origins and meanings behind 400 years of Christmas traditions.
Manon Lescaut at Royal Opera House, London
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Puccini’s Manon Lescaut — Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will putting a production of Jonathan Kent's version of Puccini's "Manon Lescaut".
 
Photography exhibition at Tower Bridge

to Tower Bridge Tower Bridge will be showing some photos of London by Martin Parr, called 'Swans, Gloves, Roses and Pancakes'.
This House at Garrick Theatre, London
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This House — at the Garrick Theatre

to Garrick Theatre 'This House' takes us behind the scenes in Parliament, when the whips do all they can to coerce the MPs into voting the right way.
 
Aladdin Panto at Lyric Hammersmith, London
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Christmas panto at the Lyric Hammersmith — Aladdin

to Lyric Hammersmith This year's Christmas panto at the Lyric Hammersmith will be have magical carpet ride to the mystical east, in "Aladdin".
Musical in London: Dreamgirls at Savoy Theatre

to Savoy Theatre Amber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award winning musical "Dreamgirls", at the Savoy Theatre.
 
 
 
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