What’s on in London Wednesday 12 October

Whats on in London on Wed 12th October

See what events are on in London on Wednesday 12 October 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be performing classical music by Haydn, Mozart and Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
Talk in London at Rowan Williams at British Library

British Library The former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams will be giving a talk called 'Bede and the Invention of England'. Hear Rowan Williams talking at the British Library in London on Wednesday October 12th.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic will be playing some classical music by Wagner, Chopin and Beethoven at Cadogan Hall.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery 'Beyond Caravaggio' at the National Gallery will explore the impact that Caravaggio's paintings had on later artists.
 
Music concert in London: Justin Bieber at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Superstar Justin Bieber is coming over to London in October and playing a run of four nights at The O2.
Comedy in London: Stewart Lee at Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Stewart Lee will be launching his latest DVD and trying out some new material from his upcoming 'Content Provider' tour.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of Childhood

to Museum of Childhood The Museum of Childhood's new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.
Theatre show in London: Oil at Almeida Theatre

to Almeida Theatre "Oil" is a new play which drills deep into the world's relationship with oil, through the eyes of one woman and her daughter.
 
Photography exhibition at Photographer’s Gallery

to Photographer’s Gallery The Photographers' Gallery "Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s" exhibition includes work from the Verbund Collection.
Theatre show in London: One Night In Miami at Donmar Warehouse

to Donmar Warehouse "One Night in Miami" imagines a conversation between Cassius Clay, Malcom X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown.
 
Theatre show in London: Red Barn at Lyttelton Theatre

to Lyttelton Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "The Red Barn", a psychological thriller by David Hare.
Theatre show in London: The Dresser at Duke of York’s Theatre

to Duke of York’s Theatre Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith will be starring in Ronald Harwood's greatest play -- 'The Dresser'.
 
Theatre show in London: Merchant Of Venice at Globe Theatre

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to Globe Theatre Jonathan Pryce will be starring in the Globe Theatre's production of William Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice'.
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.
Art exhibition at Saatchi Gallery

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to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery is putting on an exhibition called "Champagne Life", which will feature an all-female line-up of artists.
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's 'Opus Anglicanum' exhibition will show some masterpieces of English medieval embroidery.
 
Comedy in London: Josie Long at Soho Theatre

to Soho Theatre Josie Long is coming to the Soho Theatre for a two-week run with her new show 'Something Better'.
Musical in London: Murder Ballad at Arts Theatre

to Arts Theatre "Murder Ballad" is a New York tale about love, obsession and murder, and will be playing at the Arts Theatre this October.
 
Theatre show in London: Nos Knife at Old Vic

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to Old Vic Lisa Dwan will be performing Samuel Beckett's previously un-performed "No's Knife" at the Old Vic Theatre.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

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to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showing two works by Maino - 'The Adoration of the Shepherds' and 'The Adoration of the Kings'.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

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to Tate Britain Whether you love it or loathe it, the Turner Prize is certainly one of Britain's most prestigious contemporary art prizes.
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts "Abstract Expressionism" will feature works by celebrated artists like Kline, Pollock, Rothko, Newman, Still and de Kooning.
 
Theatre show in London: The Libertine at Theatre Royal Haymarket

to Theatre Royal Haymarket "The Libertine" tells the story of the notorious Earl of Rochester, who's life is turned upside down when he meets an actress.
Opera in London: Cosi Fan Tutte at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutte" tells the story of two seemingly faithful couples, who have their love tested for a bet.
 
Theatre show in London: Travesties at Menier Chocolate Factory

to Menier Chocolate Factory The Menier Chocolate Factory will be putting on a production of Tom Stoppard's comedy "Travesties". See the theatre show Travesties on Wednesday 12th Oct 2016, at the Menier Chocolate Factory in London.
Art exhibition at Guildhall Art Gallery

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to Guildhall Art Gallery "Victorians Decoded" will show how new communication technologies affected the imaginations of Victorian artists.
 
Theatre show in London: Imogen at Globe Theatre

to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatreis putting on a production of "Imogen", which is a re-imagined version of Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'.
Museum exhibition in London at Wallace Collection

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to Wallace Collection The British artist Tom Ellis has been commissioned to create a series of works for the Wallace Collection, called 'The Middle'.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a major exhibition of works by Wifredo Lam, taking pieces from his fifty year career.
Theatre show in London: David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom at Vaudeville Theatre

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to Vaudeville Theatre David Baddiel's new show celebrates his mum and dad by remembering everything they would probably want to forget. You can catch the popular theatre show David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom at the Vaudeville Theatre on Wed 12th October.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's new exhibition will explore the cultural and political revolutions at the tail end of the 1960s.
Theatre show in London: No Mans Land at Wyndham’s Theatre

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to Wyndham’s Theatre Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will be starring in Harold Pinter's classic play, 'No Man's Land', at the Wyndham's Theatre.
 
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Art's will be putting on an exhibition of John Gibson's marble sculptures, plaster reliefs and drawings.
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.
 
Free event in London at Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace The 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary.
Free event in London at Parliament Hill

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Parliament Hill Enjoy London's skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul's and Canary Wharf.
 
 
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