Classical music in London 31st Dec, New Year’s Eve

Classical music in London on New Year’s Eve, Sat 31st December

Our guide to classical music in London on New Year’s Eve, Saturday 31 December 2016.

Classical music in London: Barbican Centre

Pick

Barbican Centre Classical music at the Barbican Centre London. See in the New Year with some Viennese waltzes performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Johan Strauss Dancers.
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at London Coliseum

Pick 

to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum. See Nutcracker at the London Coliseum in London on Saturday December 31st.
 
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at Royal Opera House

Pick 

to Royal Opera House Watch the Royal Ballet performing Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" over Christmas, at the Royal Opera House.
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 31 December including:

Intrigue — James Ensor (curated by Luc Tuymans)31 DecemberThe Royal Academy of Arts have invited artist Luc Tuymans to curate an exhibition of works by James Ensor.

Big Bus Tour — London sightseeing bus31 DecemberThis traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.

Roar down the Thames in a speeding boat!31 DecemberA London RIB Voyage is something you won’t forget… you’ll be speeding down the river underneath the capital’s bridges.

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care31 DecemberThe Science Museum’s ‘Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care’ exhibition will look at medicine during the Battle of the Somme.

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland31 DecemberHyde Park will once again become a magical Winter Wonderland with ice skating and rides, a circus, and a Christmas market.

See London by night — on a sightseeing bus31 DecemberThe ‘See London By Night’ bus tour will show you London’s most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child31 DecemberPalace Theatre has snapped up the rights to “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” — a brand-new story by JK Rowling.

Mahwish Chishty: Spy drones and Pakistani folk art31 DecemberMahwish Chishty’s exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.

Climb to the top of The Monument31 DecemberThe Monument to the Great Fire of London has a balcony at the top, which gives tourists some decent views of The City.

 

You can search for classical music events and operas in London by your favourite composer:

 

Have you seen our London eBook?

500 pages packed with money saving tips, reviews, photos and street maps

Honest reviews of London’s most popular attractions and landmarks

Example itineraries – two weeks of ideas, including one week for kids

Insider tips – look inside Hampton Court, Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s for free

Bus and train fares – a detailed guide to the buses, trains, Oyster cards and fares

Available to buy from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Blackwell’s, Waterstones and more

Copyright © 2016 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies

By category

just on Sat 31 Dec

By day

just classical music

By month

just classical music

By venue

Find events

Custom dates

London Pass

Save some money with London Pass Cheap entry into London attractions

London Pass

Learn more about London Pass

> Save moneyFree or discounted entry into top attractions

> Save timeJump the longest queues with Fast Track entry

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Buy Oyster Cards Buy travelcardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains

Cheap tickets

Buy theatre tickets