Operas in London October 2016

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Operas in London in October

Our guide to operas in London during October 2016.

Norma at Royal Opera House, London
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Bellini’s “Norma” — at the Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House Opera in London at the Royal Opera House. The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Bellini's opera "Norma", in a contemporary setting.
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). Il Barbiere Di Siviglia will be playing in London this Oct, for a run at the Royal Opera House.
 
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.
Don Giovanni at London Coliseum, London
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Mozart’s comic opera masterpiece: Don Giovanni

to London Coliseum Mozart's comic opera "Don Giovanni" is an exhilarating re-telling of the Don Juan legend, following his final 24 hours on earth.
 
Andrea Bocelli at O2 Arena, London
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Opera star Andrea Bocelli, at The O2

O2 Arena Italian opera star Andrea Bocelli will be coming to The O2 in October in support of his latest album, 'Cinema'.
Tosca at London Coliseum, London
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Puccini’s Tosca — at the London Coliseum

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum is putting on a production of Puccini's "Tosca", a story full of love, lust, murder and political intrigue.
 
Pearl Fishers at London Coliseum, London
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Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers — London Coliseum

to London Coliseum Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers" is a moving story of friendship, tested to breaking point by the arrival of the beautiful Leila. Pearl Fishers will be in London this October, for a run at the London Coliseum.
The Nose at Royal Opera House, London
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Shostakovich’s debut opera — ‘The Nose’

to Royal Opera House Opera in October at the Royal Opera House. The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Shostakovich's debut opera, a surrealist satire called 'The Nose'.
 
Carmina Burana at Royal Albert Hall, London
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400 voices singing Orff’s ‘Carmina Burana’

Royal Albert Hall Hear Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana" sung like you've never heard it sung before — with 400 voices at the Royal Albert Hall.

We don’t have any more operas, but here are some more events taking place in October:

Vaughan Williams, Britten, Walton and StanfordOctober 2016The Bach Choir will be playing some music by Vaughan Williams, Britten, Walton and Stanford at the Royal Festival Hall.

Danielle de Niese, singing Grieg and BerliozOctober 2016Danielle de Niese and Omer Meir Wellber will be performing some classical works by Grieg and Berlioz at Barbican Hall.

John Williams movie music, from ET to Star WarsOctober 2016The Royal Festival Hall will be celebrating the music of John Williams, with an evening of some of his best movie themes.

Sibelius and Walton — London Philharmonic OrchestraOctober 2016The London Philharmonic will be performing some classical music by Sibelius and Walton at the Royal Festival Hall.

Beethoven, Mendelssohn and BrahmsOctober 2016The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Brahms at the Royal Festival Hall.

Sibelius and Elgar — London Philharmonic OrchestraOctober 2016The London Philharmonic will be performing classical music by Sibelius and Elgar at the Royal Festival Hall.

Bhupen Khakhar exhibition, at the Tate ModernOctober 2016The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the Indian artist Bhupen Khakhar.

Clangers and Bagpuss — Museum of ChildhoodOctober 2016The Museum of Childhood have captured The Clangers, Bagpuss and Ivor the Engine, and put them in their new exhibition.

Lazarus — David Bowie’s final workOctober 2016‘Lazarus’ is a musical based on ‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’, and was one of the last works created by David Bowie.

 

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