Classical music in London Saturday 8 October

Classical music in London on Sat 8th October

Our guide to classical music in London on Saturday 8 October 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall Classical music in London at the Royal Festival Hall. The London Philharmonic will be performing classical music by Sibelius and Shostakovich at the Royal Festival Hall.
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. Tosca will be playing in London on Saturday 8th Oct, for a run at the London Coliseum.
 
Opera in London: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia at Royal Opera House

 

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).
Opera in London: Norma at Royal Opera House

Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Bellini's opera "Norma", in a contemporary setting.
 
Musical in London: Pianist Of Willesden Lane at St. James Theatre

to St. James Theatre "The Pianist of Willesden Lane" tells the story of a young Jewish pianist, who is packed off to London before the war.
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 8 October including:

Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace8 OctoberThe ‘Changing the Guard’ ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist’s itinerary.

Guided tour of Highgate Cemetery8 OctoberHave a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.

In The Heights — Tony Award-winning musical8 October“In The Heights” is a Tony Award-winning musical built around the infectious Latin rhythms of salsa and merengue.

Whispering Gallery at St. Paul’s Cathedral8 OctoberSt Paul’s Cathedal has got three domes that you can climb up — the Whispering Gallery, Stone Gallery and Golden Gallery.

Evensong Mass at Westminster Abbey8 OctoberYou can enjoy a choral Evensong service at Westminster Abbey for free, which combines a traditional mass with a choir.

Evensong Mass at St. Paul’s Cathedral8 OctoberIf you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul’s Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.

World Cup Qualifier at Wembley: England v Malta8 OctoberEngland will be playing their first home game of the 2018 World Cup Qualifying campaign with a game against Malta.

“The Play That Goes Wrong”, at the Duchess8 OctoberThe Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society decide to put on a West End show, but will they start to crack under the pressure?

Disney’s “Aladdin” — Prince Edward Theatre8 OctoberDisney’s “Aladdin” has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.

 

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Classical music in London on Friday 7th October
 

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