Classical music in London Thursday 17 November

Classical music in London on Thu 17th November

Our guide to classical music in London on Thursday 17 November 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall Classical music in London at the Royal Festival Hall. The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Borodin, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall


to Royal Albert Hall "Classical Spectacular" is back at the Royal Albert Hall with a thundering, firework finale of Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture".
Classical music in London: Chroma at Royal Opera House


to Royal Opera House Members of the Royal Ballet and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre will be performing Wayner McGregor's "Chroma".
Classical music in London: Carbon Life at Royal Opera House


to Royal Opera House Wayner McGregor fuses the worlds of fashion, music and dance to create his ballet "Carbon Life".
Opera in London: Lulu Opera at London Coliseum


to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of Berg's gritty opera, "Lulu", about a dangerous and amoral seductress.
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 17 November including:

Walk in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper17 NovemberWalk the streets of Whitechapel and try and discover the identity of the Victorian murderer Jack the Ripper… if you dare!

Heaven on Earth — Maino’s Two Adorations17 NovemberThe National Gallery will be showing two works by Maino – ‘The Adoration of the Shepherds’ and ‘The Adoration of the Kings’.

Sky Garden, in the Walkie-Scorchie’s roof17 NovemberThe Sky Garden is a three-story garden that spans the top three floors of 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the Walkie Scorchie).

Day out at Battersea Park Children’s Zoo17 NovemberBattersea Park Children’s Zoo is a good place to visit for families with young kids, with plenty of small animals and birds.

Susan Calman — The Calman Before The Storm17 NovemberScottish comic Susan Calman’s new show ‘The Calman Before The Storm’ is coming to the Soho Theatre in November.

The Railway Children + real steam train!17 NovemberThe Railway Children’s cast includes a real-life 60-tonne steam train that comes chugging into the King’s Cross Theatre.

Catch “The Gruffalo” — at the Lyric Theatre17 November“The Gruffalo” is a musical adaptation of the award winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Ancient Sunken Cities — Egypt’s Lost Worlds17 NovemberThis fantastic new exhibition at the British Museum will explore the ancient sunken cities that have been discovered in Egypt.

Feminist Avant-Garde (from the Verbund Collection)17 NovemberThe Photographers’ Gallery “Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s” exhibition includes work from the Verbund Collection.


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