What’s on in London Wednesday 26 October

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Whats on in London on Wed 26th October

See what events are on in London on Wednesday 26 October 2016.

 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Sibelius and Elgar — London Philharmonic Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be performing classical music by Sibelius and Elgar at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at Golden Hinde, London
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Quiz & Chips Night, on the Golden Hinde II

Golden Hinde Enter a team into the Quiz & Chips night onboard the Golden Hinde II — a life-size replica of Francis Drake's Tudor galleon.
 at Royal Albert Hall, London
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My Great Orchestral Adventure (a symphony for children)

Royal Albert Hall 'My Great Orchestral Adventure' at the Royal Albert Hall will give your kids their first taste of a real symphony orchestra.
Matt Forde at St. James Theatre, London
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Matt Forde — The Political Party

St. James Theatre You are all invited to Matt Forde's Political Party, where he will combine some topical stand-up with a big political interview.
Classical music in London: Anastasia at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs.
Alan Bennett at Union Chapel, London
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An evening with playwright Alan Bennett

Union Chapel Celebrated playwright Alan Bennett will be reading extracts from his latest collection of diary extracts, 'Keeping On Keeping On'.
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's Paul Nash exhibition will show works from his entire life, from his earliest drawings up to his iconic war paintings.
Theatre show in London: King Lear at Old Vic


to Old Vic Oscar winner Glenda Jackson is reprising her role as King Lear in Shakespeare's greatest tragedy, at the Old Vic Theatre.
Musical in London: Lazarus at King’s Cross Theatre


to King’s Cross Theatre 'Lazarus' is a musical based on 'The Man Who Fell To Earth', and was one of the last works created by David Bowie.
Childrens event in London at London Zoo

to London Zoo London Zoo will be putting on a variety of special events to scare the bejesus out of your kids this Halloween.
Musical in London: School Of Rock at New London Theatre


to New London Theatre The Jack Black movie 'School of Rock' has been turned into a West End musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes.
Comedy in London: Tony Law at Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Tony Law will be performing his own peculiar brand of nonsense comedy at the Leicester Square Theatre.
Comedy in London: Frankie Boyle at Leicester Square Theatre


to Leicester Square Theatre Frankie Boyle is back in town to test out some brand new jokes in a "Work in Progress" show at the Leicester Square Theatre.
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery


to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's "Rodin and Dance" exhibition will showcase some sculptures and drawings of the Cambodian dancers.
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan Goes Wrong at Apollo Theatre


to Apollo Theatre "Peter Pan Goes Wrong" tells the story of Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society's inept attempts to put on show.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum


to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
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.
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: Josie Lawrence at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Josie Lawrence will be making regular weekly appearances with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
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.
Free event in London at Tower Bridge


to Tower Bridge Here is a list of the scheduled lift times for Tower Bridge, so you can see the roadway open and close and grab a photo.
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: Lunch And The Bow Of Ulysses at Trafalgar Studios

to Trafalgar Studios Trafalgar Studios are showing two of Steven Berkoff's finest small plays together -- 'Lunch' and 'The Bow of Ulysses'.
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'.
Free event in London at Old Bailey


Old Bailey Watch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey, where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case.
Free event in London at Royal Courts of Justice


Royal Courts of Justice Try something a bit different -- how about going to the Royal Courts of Justice and watching a real-life court case?
Royal Courts of Justice

Royal Courts of Justice Take a guided tour around the Royal Courts of Justice, and learn a little about its history and how the legal system works.
Art exhibition at Saatchi Gallery


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.
Don Giovanni at London Coliseum, London
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Mozart’s comic opera masterpiece: Don Giovanni

London Coliseum Mozart's comic opera "Don Giovanni" is an exhilarating re-telling of the Don Juan legend, following his final 24 hours on earth.
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. Murder Ballad will be on in London on Wednesday October 26th, for a run at the Arts Theatre.
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