What’s on in London Wednesday 19 October

Whats on in London on Wed 19th October

See what events are on in London on Wednesday 19 October 2016.

Talk in London at Sadiq Khan at City Hall

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City Hall The London Assembly will be grilling Sadiq Khan at Mayor's Question Time, in their monthly meeting at City Hall.
Music concert in London: Polica at Roundhouse

Roundhouse Polica are back with a new album called "United Crushers", and will be playing one night at the Roundhouse in October. Polica will be coming to London on Wednesday 19th Oct, for a gig at the Roundhouse.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be performing classical music by Sibelius and Benjamin Britten at the Royal Festival Hall.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

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to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
Music concert in London: Lapsley at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush Lapsley will be playing one night at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, following the release of her debut album in March.
Comedy in London: Bridget Christie at Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Bridget Christie will be telling us all about the despairing meltdown she suffered following Brexit (in a funny way, of course).
 
Music concert in London: Jamie Lawson at O2 Academy Brixton

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O2 Academy Brixton Jamie Lawson will be playing a string of dates in support of his new No 1 album, including one night at the Brixton Academy. See Jamie Lawson’s concert at the O2 Academy Brixton on Wednesday October 19th.
Opera in London: Pearl Fishers at London Coliseum

 

to London Coliseum Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers" is a moving story of friendship, tested to breaking point by the arrival of the beautiful Leila.
 
Theatre show in London: Amadeus at Olivier Theatre

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
Comedy in London: Croft And Pearce at Museum of Comedy

to Museum of Comedy Shirley & Shirley are coming to the Museum of Comedy for five nights in October, with 'Not Just a One Night Stand'.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

to Barbican Hall Sir John Eliot Gardiner will be conducting the LSO in some classical works by Mendelssohn at Barbican Hall.
Musical in London: A Pacifists Guide To The War On Cancer at Dorfman Theatre

to Dorfman Theatre "A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer" is a musical look at living with cancer -- complete with shiny costumes and songs!
 
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.
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.
Museum exhibition in London at Apsley House

Apsley House Walk around Apsley House by torchlight, and learn a little history of the Duke of Wellington and his splendid London home.
 
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'.
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.
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.
 
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

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". Travesties will be in London on Wednesday October 19th, during its run at the Menier Chocolate Factory.
 
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.
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.
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.
 
 
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