What’s on in London October 2016

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Whats on in London in October

See what events are on in London during October 2016.

Talk in London at Houses of Parliament

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to Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday, at Prime Minister's Questions.
Musical in London: In The Heights at King’s Cross Theatre

to King’s Cross Theatre "In The Heights" is a Tony Award-winning musical built around the infectious Latin rhythms of salsa and merengue. In The Heights will be playing at the King’s Cross Theatre in London during Oct 2016.
 
Cheap event in London at Mansion House

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Mansion House Have a look inside Mansion House, the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London, and see inside the Egyptian Hall.
 at Sir John Soane’s Museum, London
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Candlelight tour of Sir John Soane’s Museum

Sir John Soane’s Museum On the first Tuesday of each month they open Sir John Soane's Museum in the evening, bathed in atmospheric candlelight.
 
 at Guildhall, London
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Guided tour of the historic Guildhall

to Guildhall This tour will visit one of London's most historic buildings, with a Great Hall dating all the way back to medieval times.
 at Guildhall, London
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Common Council, with the Lord Mayor

to Guildhall Attend a meeting of the Common Council at the Guildhall, and see the Lord Mayor of London dressed in all their finery.
 
 at Lord’s, London
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Afternoon tea, in the Long Room at Lord’s

to Lord’s Cricket fans will love dressing themselves up for this Afternoon Tea, because it's held in the historic Long Room at Lord's.
Theatre show in London: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at Palace Theatre

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to Palace Theatre Palace Theatre has snapped up the rights to "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" -- a brand-new story by JK Rowling.
 
Doctor Faustus at Barbican Centre, London
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Doctor Faustus — at the Barbican

Barbican Centre The Royal Shakespeare Company will be putting on a production of Christopher Marlowe's "Doctor Faustus" at the Barbican.
Pianist Of Willesden Lane at St. James Theatre, London
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The Pianist of Willesden Lane — with live piano

to St. James Theatre "The Pianist of Willesden Lane" tells the story of a young Jewish pianist, who is packed off to London before the war.
 
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Art's will be putting on an exhibition of John Gibson's marble sculptures, plaster reliefs and drawings.
Theatre show in London: No Mans Land at Wyndham’s Theatre

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to Wyndham’s Theatre Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will be starring in Harold Pinter's classic play, 'No Man's Land', at the Wyndham's Theatre.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

 

to Natural History Museum Collect evidence around the Natural History Museum and become a CSI for a night, during "Crime Scene Live".
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's new exhibition will explore the cultural and political revolutions at the tail end of the 1960s.
Museum exhibition in London at Billingsgate Roman House and Baths

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to Billingsgate Roman House and Baths A chance to see the remains of a Roman house and baths in the basement of an office block in Lower Thames Street.
Things I Know To Be True at Lyric Hammersmith, London
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Things I Know To Be True — Lyric Hammersmith

Lyric Hammersmith The Lyric Hammersmith will be putting on a production of "Things I Know To Be True" -- a new play by Andrew Bovell.
 
Norma at Royal Opera House, London
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Bellini’s “Norma” — at the Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Bellini's opera "Norma", in a contemporary setting.
David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom at Vaudeville Theatre, London
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My Family: Not The Sitcom — by David Baddiel

to Vaudeville Theatre David Baddiel's new show celebrates his mum and dad by remembering everything they would probably want to forget.
 
Il Barbiere Di Siviglia at Royal Opera House, London
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Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" (The Barber of Seville).
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a major exhibition of works by Wifredo Lam, taking pieces from his fifty year career.
 
 at Wallace Collection, London
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The Middle, by Tom Ellis — at the Wallace Collection

to Wallace Collection The British artist Tom Ellis has been commissioned to create a series of works for the Wallace Collection, called 'The Middle'.
Imogen at Globe Theatre, London
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Imogen — Shakespeare’s Cymbeline, reworked

to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatreis putting on a production of "Imogen", which is a re-imagined version of Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'. See the theatre show Imogen this October, at the Globe Theatre in London.
 
Art exhibition at Guildhall Art Gallery

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to Guildhall Art Gallery "Victorians Decoded" will show how new communication technologies affected the imaginations of Victorian artists.
Travesties at Menier Chocolate Factory, London
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Tom Stoppard’s ‘Travesties’ — with Tom Hollander

to Menier Chocolate Factory The Menier Chocolate Factory will be putting on a production of Tom Stoppard's comedy "Travesties".
 
Cosi Fan Tutte at Royal Opera House, London
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Mozart’s “Cosi Fan Tutte” (The Magic Flute)

to Royal Opera House Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutte" tells the story of two seemingly faithful couples, who have their love tested for a bet. See a production of Cosi Fan Tutte at the Royal Opera House this October.
The Libertine at Theatre Royal Haymarket, London
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The Libertine — starring Dominic Cooper

to Theatre Royal Haymarket "The Libertine" tells the story of the notorious Earl of Rochester, who's life is turned upside down when he meets an actress.
 
Last Tango at Phoenix Theatre, London
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The Last Tango — Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace

to Phoenix Theatre 'The Last Tango' features Strictly Come Dancing's Argentine Tango Champions, Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace.
Free event in London at Hampstead Observatory

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to Hampstead Observatory Hampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum Re-live the movie 'Night At The Museum' by spending a whole night inside the Natural History Museum!
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts "Abstract Expressionism" will feature works by celebrated artists like Kline, Pollock, Rothko, Newman, Still and de Kooning.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

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to Tate Britain Whether you love it or loathe it, the Turner Prize is certainly one of Britain's most prestigious contemporary art prizes.
La Fille Mal Gardee at Royal Opera House, London
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La Fille Mal Gardee (The Wayward Daughter)

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Frederick Ashton's 'La Fille Mal Gardee' (The Wayward Daughter) at the Royal Opera House.
 
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'.
Nos Knife at Old Vic, London
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Samuel Beckett’s “No’s Knife” — Old Vic

to Old Vic Lisa Dwan will be performing Samuel Beckett's previously un-performed "No's Knife" at the Old Vic Theatre.
 
Barry Crimmins at Leicester Square Theatre, London
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Barry Crimmins — Seeking Political Asylum

Leicester Square Theatre American comic Barry Crimmins is bringing his 'Seeking Political Asylum' to the Leicester Square Theatre for three nights.
Murder Ballad at Arts Theatre, London
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Murder Ballad — at the 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. You can catch the popular musical Murder Ballad at the Arts Theatre during October.
 
 
 
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