Best events in London October 2016

Best events in London in October

Our guide to the best events in London during October 2016.

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.
Theatre show in London: David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom at Vaudeville Theatre

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to Vaudeville Theatre David Baddiel's new show celebrates his mum and dad by remembering everything they would probably want to forget. David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom will be playing in London in Oct, during its run at the Vaudeville Theatre.
 
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.
Theatre show in London: Nos Knife at Old Vic

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to Old Vic Lisa Dwan will be performing Samuel Beckett's previously un-performed "No's Knife" at the Old Vic Theatre.
 
Comedy in London: Barry Crimmins at Leicester Square Theatre

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Leicester Square Theatre American comic Barry Crimmins is bringing his 'Seeking Political Asylum' to the Leicester Square Theatre for three nights. Catch comedian Barry Crimmins at the Leicester Square Theatre between September and October.
Opera in London: Don Giovanni at London Coliseum

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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.
 
Hampton Court Palace

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to Hampton Court Palace Pretend you're Henry VIII and spend an entire night inside Hampton Court Palace, sleeping on the floor of the Cartoon Gallery.
Childrens event in London at Regent Street

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Regent Street Get ready for the NFL game between the Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars with the NFL fan rally in Regent Street.
 
Opera in London: Andrea Bocelli at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Italian opera star Andrea Bocelli will be coming to The O2 in October in support of his latest album, 'Cinema'.
Guided tour in London at Museum of London

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Museum of London The Museum of London is putting on a boat trip down the Thames to show us how the city emerged after the Great Fire of London.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall John Williams has composed some of the best tunes in the movies, and the RPO will be playing some at the Royal Albert Hall.
Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium This is the first of three NFL regular season games, with the Indianapolis Colts taking on the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Comedy in London: Frankie Boyle at Leicester Square Theatre

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Leicester Square Theatre Frankie Boyle is back in town to test out some brand new jokes in a "Work in Progress" show at the Leicester Square Theatre.
2001 A Space Odyssey at Royal Festival Hall

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Royal Festival Hall The Royal Festival Hall will be screening '2001 - A Space Odyssey' on a giant screen, alongside a live performance of the score.
 
Comedy in London: Paul Merton at Comedy Store

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to Comedy Store "Have I Got News For You" star Paul Merton will be appearing with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
Opera in London: Tosca at London Coliseum

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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.
 
Comedy in London: Alan Carr at Soho Theatre

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to Soho Theatre Alan Carr is coming to the Soho Theatre for a 'work in progress' show, testing out some new jokes for a forthcoming tour.
Comedy in London: Richard Herring at Leicester Square Theatre

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to Leicester Square Theatre Richard Herring's podcast at the Leicester Square Theatre contains comedy skits and chats with other famous comedians.
 
Theatre show in London: Merchant Of Venice at Globe Theatre

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to Globe Theatre Jonathan Pryce will be starring in the Globe Theatre's production of William Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice'.
Theatre show in London: The Magic Circle

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to The Magic Circle Enjoy an evening of magic at the Magic Circle's own headquarters, and have a look around their museum as well.
 
Dirty Dancing at Prince Charles Cinema

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Prince Charles Cinema The Prince Charles Cinema will be screening a sing and dance along version of the ulitimate chick flick -- "Dirty Dancing".
Theatre show in London: The Magic Circle

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The Magic Circle Enjoy an evening of entertainment performed by some of the world's best close-up magicians, at the Magic Circle's HQ.
 
Music concert in London: Jean Michel Jarre at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Jean-Michel Jarre will be playing songs from his new album 'Electronica', in his sound and lights spectacular at The O2. Jean Michel Jarre will be performing this October at the O2 Arena in London.
Music concert in London: Cutty Sark

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Cutty Sark Put on some headphones and dance along to the songs inside your head, at the Silent Disco inside the Cutty Sark.
 
Childrens event in London at London Zoo

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London Zoo Treat your kids to a scary sleepover in the Bugs house at London Zoo, alongside the spiders, beetles and creep crawlies.
Comedy in London: Jim Gaffigan at Leicester Square Theatre

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to Leicester Square Theatre American comic Jim Gaffigan is bringing his 'Fully Dressed' show to the Leicester Square Theatre in October.
 
Sport in London at England Football at Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium England will be playing their first home game of the 2018 World Cup Qualifying campaign with a game against Malta.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Conductor Gareth Hancock will be leading the Royal Philharmonic in a performance of Beethoven's "Symphony No 9".
 
Talk in London at Louis Theroux at Royal Festival Hall

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Royal Festival Hall Louis Theroux will be screening and then talking about his new Scientology documentary at the Royal Festival Hall.
Comedy in London: Al Murray at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Al Murray's Pub Landlord is playing one night at the Royal Albert Hall for the first time in his career, with a brand-new show.
 
Music concert in London: Justin Bieber at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Superstar Justin Bieber is coming over to London in October and playing a run of four nights at The O2.
Comedy in London: Josie Lawrence at London Zoo

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London Zoo "Roar With Laughter" alongside regular members of the Comedy Store Players, for a charity night at London Zoo.
 
Sound Of Music at Prince Charles Cinema

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Prince Charles Cinema Join Julie Andrews, the nuns, the dashing Captain and his annoying troupe of singing kids in Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music.
Art exhibition at Cutty Sark

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Cutty Sark Art Macabre is an evening of life drawing, sea shanty singalongs, and theatre skits, onboard the Cutty Sark clipper ship.
 
 
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