Classical music in London Thursday 8 December

Classical music in London on Thu 8th December

Our guide to classical music in London on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall


Royal Albert Hall Classical music at the Royal Albert Hall London. John Rutter's Christmas Celebration concert is one of the most popular Christmas carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall John Adams and the London Symphony Orchestra will be playing some works by Bartok and Stravinsky at Barbican Hall.
Classical music in London: Up And Down at London Coliseum

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be hosting the UK premiere of Boris Eifman's new ballet, "Up & Down".
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at Royal Opera House


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

Sleeping Beauty — Hackney Empire Christmas panto8 DecemberThe Hackney Empire’s Christmas pantomime this year is “Sleeping Beaty”, packed with songs, comedy and family fun.

“Kinky Boots” — music by Cyndi Lauper8 December“Kinky Boots” tells the story of a Lola and a bankrupt shoe factory, and it’s songs are written by pop-star Cyndi Lauper.

Guided tour of Wembley Stadium8 DecemberJoin a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms, the pitch, and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup.

TRS river cruise, from Big Ben to Greenwich8 DecemberSpend a leisurely afternoon on a TRS river cruise from Big Ben to Greenwich, and see some of the sights along the river.

Roald Dahl’s Matilda — The Musical8 DecemberRoald Dahl’s “Matilda” tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers.

Wild Honey — at the Hampstead Theatre8 December“Wild Honey” is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov’s early, untitled play.

Abstract Expressionism — Royal Academy of Arts8 December“Abstract Expressionism” will feature works by celebrated artists like Kline, Pollock, Rothko, Newman, Still and de Kooning.

Great Fire of London Tour — St. Paul’s Cathedral8 DecemberDiscover how the Great Fire of London destroyed Old St Paul’s, and gave us Christopher Wren’s masterpiece.

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland8 DecemberHyde Park will once again become a magical Winter Wonderland with ice skating and rides, a circus, and a Christmas market.


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