What’s on in London Friday 9 December

Whats on in London on Fri 9th December

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

Theatre show in London: Saint Joan at Donmar Warehouse

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

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. Bullet For My Valentine will be performing live at the O2 Academy Brixton in London on Friday December 9th.
Music concert in London: Blake at Tabernacle

Tabernacle Enjoy an evening of Christmas songs at the Tabernacle, with the BRIT Award winning vocal group Blake.
Music concert in London: Richard Ashcroft at 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.
Childrens event in London at 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.
Theatre show in London: Dick Whittington at New Wimbledon Theatre


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

to Leicester Square Theatre Amateur Transplants' frontman Adam Kay will be offering up an evening of smutty songs to celebrate the festive season. You can see comedian Adam Kay at the Leicester Square Theatre on Friday December 9th.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

to Royal Festival Hall The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment will be performing Bach's Christmas Oratorio at Cadogan Hall.
Childrens event in London at London Olympia

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

Islington Assembly Hall Catch Turin Brakes when they play one night at the Islington Assembly Hall in December.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Mozart Festival Orchestra will be performing Handel's "Messiah" by candlelight, in full 18th-century costume.
Comedy in London: Phil Wang at 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.
Comedy in London: Boy With Tape On His Face at 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.
Comedy in London: Trailer Park Boys at Eventim Apollo

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

to Tattershall Castle The Noise Next Door will appearing at the Boat Show Comedy Club onboard the Tattershall Castle on the Embankment.
Musical in London: Rent at St. James Theatre


to St. James Theatre The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia's Impressionist movement.
Sport in London at Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace Get down to Alexandra Palace and see some of the world's greatest pool players battle it out for the Mosconi Cup.
Theatre show in London: Hamlet at Trafalgar Studios

to Trafalgar Studios This critically-acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' boils the bloody action down into a single night at a wedding.
Classical music in London: Up And Down at London Coliseum

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be hosting the UK premiere of Boris Eifman's new ballet, "Up & Down".
Musical in London: Dirty Dancing at Phoenix Theatre


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.
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre


to Richmond Theatre Maureen Lipman and CBeebies' Chris Jarvis will be starring in Richmond Theatre's Christmas panto, "Sleeping Beauty". You can catch the popular theatre show Sleeping Beauty Panto at the Richmond Theatre on Fri 9th December.
Theatre show in London: Wild Honey at Hampstead Theatre

to Hampstead Theatre "Wild Honey" is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov's early, untitled play.
Classical music in London: 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.
Childrens event in London at Museum of London Docklands


to Museum of London Docklands Meet Father Christmas in a Victorian-themed grotto in the Sailortown gallery, at the Museum of London Docklands.
Childrens event in London at 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.
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Hackney Empire

to Hackney Empire The Hackney Empire's Christmas pantomime this year is "Sleeping Beaty", packed with songs, comedy and family fun.
Childrens event in London at Hampton Court Palace


to Hampton Court Palace The Christmas ice-rink at Hampton Court has a spectacular backdrop — the front wing of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
Theatre show in London: Snowman at Peacock Theatre


to Peacock Theatre Fly through the sky with the magical snowman, as the much-loved children's book "The Snowman" comes to the Peacock. Snowman will be playing at the Peacock Theatre in London on Friday 9th Dec.
Thinking Drinkers at Museum of Comedy

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.
Childrens event in London at Royal Botanic 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.
Museum exhibition in London at Geffrye Museum


to Geffrye Museum The Geffrye's "Christmas Past" exhibition explores the origins and meanings behind 400 years of Christmas traditions.
Opera in London: Manon Lescaut at 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".
Theatre show in London: This House at 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.
Theatre show in London: Aladdin Panto at Lyric Hammersmith

to Lyric Hammersmith This year's Christmas panto at the Lyric Hammersmith will be have magical carpet ride to the mystical east, in "Aladdin". Aladdin Panto will be playing at the Lyric Hammersmith in London on Friday 9th Dec.
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