Events in London – 22 December 2016

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Music, comedy & film

All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Thursday 22nd December

Cadogan Hall
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Father Christmas + Paddingtons First Concert

Watch Raymond Briggs' 'Father Christmas' on a big screen, and listen to Jack Dee narrating 'Paddington Bear's First Concert'.
Alexandra Palace
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Vanilla Ice… on Ice - Skate while he plays

Vanilla Ice will be doing a show with a difference — you'll be able to skate while he plays, at Alexandra Palace Ice Rink.
 

Theatre shows

Watch a play on Thursday 22 December, or one of London’s musicals

Hackney Empire
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Aladdin - Panto at the Hackney Empire

Come with Aladdin to the mystical world of Hackney, as he rubs a magic lamp and gets granted three wishes from a purple genie.
Wyndham’s Theatre
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The Kite Runner - at Wyndhams Theatre

Hamlet is on trial for the murder of Polonius, and a cast of characters will take the stand to plead his case.
 

Family & Kid’s events

Take your kids to London on the 22 December for one of these family events

Bank of England Museum
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Crafty Christmas for kids, at the Bank of England

Take your kids to the Bank of England Museum this December and enjoy an afternoon of Christmas arts and crafts.
St. Martin-in-the-Fields
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Christmas carol concert for families, by candlelight

St Martin-in-the-Fields will be putting on a Christmas carol concert by candlelight, especially for families and children.
 

Art & Museums

Visit an art gallery or museum on Thursday 22nd December and see an exhibition

National Gallery
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Australia’s Impressionists - National Gallery

The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia's Impressionist movement.
Tate Modern
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Robert Rauschenberg exhibition, at the Tate Modern

The Tate Modern will be putting on a retrospective exhibition of works by American artist Robert Rauschenberg.
 

Royal & Religious

Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 22 December?

 

Political & Military

Parades are always popular with tourists – here’s some on the 22 December

Garrick Theatre
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This House - at the Garrick Theatre

'This House' takes us behind the scenes in Parliament, when the whips do all they can to coerce the MPs into voting the right way.
Imperial War Museum
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Mahwish Chishty: Spy drones and Pakistani folk art

Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
 

Classical music

How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music?

Royal Albert Hall
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The Glory of Christmas - at the Royal Albert Hall

Enjoy some festive favourites and singalong carols with the London Concert Orchestra and City of London Choir.
Barbican Hall
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Christmas with Aled Jones, at Barbican Hall

Aled Jones will be presenting an evening of seasonal music and Christmas carols at the Barbican Hall.
 

Free events

There are lots of free events happening in London on the 22 December

Trafalgar Square
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Christmas Tree in Trafalgar Square

Have you ever taken the time to see the switching-on ceremony for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, with carols?
Saatchi Gallery
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Painters Painters - at the Saatchi Gallery

The Saatchi Gallery's "Painters' Painters" exhibition showcases the work of nine artists who are inspiring the next generation.
 

Other London events

Don’t forget these other good events in London on Thursday 22nd December

Hampton Court Palace
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Christmas carols in the grounds of Hampton Court

Spend an atmospheric evening strolling through Hampton Court's courtyards, singing Christmas carols as you go.
Royal Albert Hall
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Christmas Carol Singalong, with Jonathan Cohen

Jonathan Cohen will lead the audience through an evening of Christmas carols and seasonal hits at the Royal Albert Hall.
Alexandra Palace
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William Hill World Darts Championship

The William Hill World Darts Championship features 72 of the world's best players competing for the Sid Waddell Trophy.
 
 
 
 
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