What’s on in London Saturday 29 October

Whats on in London on Sat 29th October

See what events are on in London on Saturday 29 October 2016.

Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Danielle de Niese and Omer Meir Wellber will be performing some classical works by Grieg and Berlioz at Barbican Hall.
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Arts have invited artist Luc Tuymans to curate an exhibition of works by James Ensor.
 
Free event in London at Petrie Museum

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Petrie Museum Listen to some spooky Halloween tales about Egyptian mummies at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Achaeology.
Comedy in London: Alan Partridge at Waterstone’s

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Waterstone’s Steve Coogan (in the guises of Alan Partridge) will be at Waterstones in Piccadilly to sign copies of his latest book, 'Nomad'.
 
Music concert in London: Bad Company at O2 Arena

O2 Arena BluesFest welcomes Bad Company (with Paul Rodgers, Mick Ralphs and Simon Kirke) to The O2 as part of their Swan Song tour.
Music concert in London: Level 42 at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo 80s band Level 42 are back in London for a show at the Eventim Apollo, in support of their new 'Sirens II' EP.
 
Opera in London: Carmina Burana at Royal Albert Hall

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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. Carmina Burana will be in London on Saturday October 29th, for a run at the Royal Albert Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Royal Festival Hall will be celebrating the music of John Williams, with an evening of some of his best movie themes.
 
Music concert in London: Christians at O2 Academy Islington

O2 Academy Islington The Christians 30th Anniversary Tour will be coming to the O2 Academy Islington for one night in October.
Musical in London: Half A Sixpence at Noël Coward Theatre

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to Noël Coward Theatre Cameron Mackintosh and Julian Fellowes are bringing 'Half A Sixpence' to the West End, based on HG Well's novel.
 
Childrens event in London at Olympic Park

Olympic Park Dress up as a scary ghost or ghoul and take part in a Halloween Fun Run around the grounds of the old Olympic Park.
Museum exhibition in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House Discover the story of the Craven Street bones, which were uncovered in the basement of the Benjamin Franklin House.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of London Docklands

to Museum of London Docklands Explore the Museum of London Docklands after dark, when they guide you through the galleries and tell some spooky tales.
Musical in London: Last Five Years at St. James Theatre

to St. James Theatre "The Last Five Years" tells the story of a couple falling in and out of love over five years, as their careers take off and decline.
Museum exhibition in London at Apsley House

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Apsley House Explore the Duke of Wellington's former home at Apsley House after dark, when it takes part in the "Museums at Night" event.
Childrens event in London at Mcm London Comic Con at ExCel London

to ExCel London The MCM Comic Con is a world full of comics, manga and movies, where you can meet stars from the big and small screen.
 
Alexandra Palace

to Alexandra Palace The Classic & Sports Car Show will have some of the world's most glamorous cars on show, with exhibitions and an auction.
Theatre show in London: Dead Funny at Vaudeville Theatre

 

to Vaudeville Theatre When Benny Hill and Frankie Howard drop dead, Eleanor discovers what's more important - the Dead Funny Society or her marriage.
 
Childrens event in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum always has one of the best outdoor ice rinks, decorated with a huge tree and fairy lights.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

to British Museum Explore the history of South Africa through its art, from early rock art to cutting-edge contemporary pieces.
 
Classical music in London: Anastasia at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs.
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's Paul Nash exhibition will show works from his entire life, from his earliest drawings up to his iconic war paintings.
 
Theatre show in London: King Lear at Old Vic

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to Old Vic Oscar winner Glenda Jackson is reprising her role as King Lear in Shakespeare's greatest tragedy, at the Old Vic Theatre.
Musical in London: Lazarus at King’s Cross Theatre

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to King’s Cross Theatre 'Lazarus' is a musical based on 'The Man Who Fell To Earth', and was one of the last works created by David Bowie.
 
Childrens event in London at London Zoo

to London Zoo London Zoo will be putting on a variety of special events to scare the bejesus out of your kids this Halloween.
Musical in London: School Of Rock at New London Theatre

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to New London Theatre The Jack Black movie 'School of Rock' has been turned into a West End musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes.
 
Comedy in London: Tony Law at Leicester Square Theatre

Leicester Square Theatre Tony Law will be performing his own peculiar brand of nonsense comedy at the Leicester Square Theatre.
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.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery

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to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's "Rodin and Dance" exhibition will showcase some sculptures and drawings of the Cambodian dancers.
 
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan Goes Wrong at Apollo Theatre

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to Apollo Theatre "Peter Pan Goes Wrong" tells the story of Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society's inept attempts to put on show.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

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to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
Theatre show in London: Amadeus at Olivier Theatre

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
Musical in London: A Pacifists Guide To The War On Cancer at Dorfman Theatre

to Dorfman Theatre "A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer" is a musical look at living with cancer -- complete with shiny costumes and songs!
 
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery 'Beyond Caravaggio' at the National Gallery will explore the impact that Caravaggio's paintings had on later artists.
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of Childhood

to Museum of Childhood The Museum of Childhood's new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.
 
 
 
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