Events in London – 9 May 2018

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Music, comedy & film

All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Wednesday 9th May

100 Club
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Nish Kumar, at the 100 Club

'The Mash Report' star Nish Kumar will be headlining a comedy night at the 100 Club, with support from Jamali Maddix.
BFI IMAX Cinema

BFI IMAX Cinema Go and watch a 3D-movie at the BFI IMAX with state-of-the-art surround sound, and the largest cinema screen in the UK.
 

Theatre shows

Watch a play on Wednesday 9 May, or one of London’s musicals

As You Like It at Globe Theatre

to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of 'As You Like It' -- one of Shakespeare's most popular cross-dressing comedies.
London Coliseum
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West End revival of the musical Chess

The London Coliseum is reviving the legendary West End musical Chess, written by Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Tim Rice.
 

Family & Kid’s events

Take your kids to London on the 9 May for one of these family events

Serpentine

to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Medieval Banquet

Medieval Banquet Come and enjoy a medieval banquet and be entertained by English knights, singing minstrels and the King Henry VIII himself.
 

Art & Museums

Visit an art gallery or museum on Wednesday 9th May and see an exhibition

Courtauld Gallery
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Artists at Work - Courtauld Gallery

The Courtauld Gallery's new exhibition shows scenes of famous artists at work, and depictions of their busy artist studios.
Tate Modern

to Tate Modern 'Into The Light' will explore how photographers helped to develop abstract art alongside famous painters like Jackson Pollock.
 

Royal & Religious

Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 9 May?

SSE Arena Wembley
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Heaven On Earth - The story of Adam & Eve

'Heaven On Earth' is a spectacular new musical at the SSE Arena that re-tells the Biblical story of Adam and Eve.
Highgate Cemetery

Highgate Cemetery Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.
 

Political & Military

Parades are always popular with tourists – here’s some on the 9 May

Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday, at Prime Minister's Questions.
Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament Visitors can enter the Houses of Parliament for free, and watch MPs debating in the House of Lords and House of Commons.
 

Sightseeing tours

Sightseeing buses, boat tours and guided walks on Wednesday 9th May

Jason’s Trip

to Jason’s Trip Jason's Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent's Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.
BrakeAway Bike Tours

BrakeAway Bike Tours Forget the sightseeing buses and jump on your bike... and see the major sights and landmarks of London from your saddle.
 

Classical music

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

Barbican Hall
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Ravel, Respighi, Ghedini and Avner Dorman

The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some works by Ravel, Respighi, Ghedini and Avner Dorman at Barbican Hall.
Cadogan Hall
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Chopin, Mussorgsky and Dukas - Royal Philharmonic

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Chopin, Mussorgsky and Dukas at Cadogan Hall.
 

Free events

There are lots of free events happening in London on the 9 May

National Gallery
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Tacita Deans Still Life - at the National Gallery

The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition about 'Still Life', examining its legacy and its importance as a source of inspiration.
National Gallery
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Murillo - His two self portraits, re-united

The National Gallery will be re-uniting two self-portraits by Spanish artist Bartolome Esteban Murillo for the first time in 300 years.
 

Other London events

Don’t forget these other good events in London on Wednesday 9th May

St. James’s Park

to St. James’s Park Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London's Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.
O2 Arena

O2 Arena Climb to the top of the O2 Arena's big tent roof and enjoy a spectacular 360-degree view of the London skyline from the viewing platform at the top.
Globe Theatre

Globe Theatre Have a tour of William Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on Bankside, and learn what Elizabethan life was like for the world's most famous playwright.
 
 
 
 
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