Classical music in London Saturday 29 October

Classical music in London on Sat 29th October

Our guide to classical music in London on Saturday 29 October 2016.

Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Classical music in London at the Barbican Hall. Danielle de Niese and Omer Meir Wellber will be performing some classical works by Grieg and Berlioz at Barbican Hall.
Opera in London: Carmina Burana at Royal Albert Hall


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. The opera Carmina Burana will be running at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday October 29th.
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.
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.
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.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.

That’s all of the classical music, but there are lots of other events taking place on 29 October including:

Jason’s Trip, from Little Venice to Camden29 OctoberJason’s Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent’s Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.

Real to Reel: A Century of War Movies29 October“Real to Reel: A Century of War Movies” will show how real events inspired film-makers to make some classic war movies.

Catch “The Gruffalo” — at the Lyric Theatre29 October“The Gruffalo” is a musical adaptation of the award winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Great Fire of London Tour — St. Paul’s Cathedral29 OctoberDiscover how the Great Fire of London destroyed Old St Paul’s, and gave us Christopher Wren’s masterpiece.

One Night in Miami (about Muhammad Ali)29 October“One Night in Miami” imagines a conversation between Cassius Clay, Malcom X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown.

George Orwell’s chilling novel — “1984″29 OctoberBig Brother will be watching George Orwell’s nightmarish vision of the future, when it comes to the Playhouse Theatre.

Meet the animals up close, at London Zoo29 OctoberHere’s your chance to enter the animal enclosures, watch them feed, and get close to some of the animals at London Zoo.

Intrigue — James Ensor (curated by Luc Tuymans)29 OctoberThe Royal Academy of Arts have invited artist Luc Tuymans to curate an exhibition of works by James Ensor.

Climb to the top of The Monument29 OctoberThe Monument to the Great Fire of London has a balcony at the top, which gives tourists some decent views of The City.


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