What’s on in London this weekend

Whats on in London this weekend

See what events are on in London this weekend on Saturday and Sunday.

Classical music in London this weekend: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be playing some works by Adams and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Sport in London this weekend at River Thames

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River Thames The University Boat Race is a popular date in London's calendar - Cambridge have the lead over Oxford with 82 wins to 79.
 
Classical music in London this weekend: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Bach Choir and Florilegium will be performing JS Bach's "St Matthew Passion" at the Royal Festival Hall.
Guided tour in London this weekend at The City

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The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
 
Comedy in London this weekend: Rob Beckett at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Rob Beckett will be performing his new 'Mouth of the South' stand-up show at the Eventim Apollo in April.
Guided tour in London this weekend at Jason’s Trip

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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.
 
Childrens event in London this weekend at Serpentine

to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Music concert in London this weekend: Galantis at O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton Swedish dance duo Galantis will be playing the Brixton Academy in April, in support of their No 1 debut album 'Pharmacy'.
 
Classical music in London this weekend: Jewels at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House Jewels is a three-act ballet by George Balanchine which uses the music of Faure, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky.
Classical music in London this weekend: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic Orchestra will be in town to play some works by Beethoven, Berlioz and Adams at Barbican Hall.
 
Music concert in London this weekend: Olly Murs at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Olly Murs will be playing three nights at the O2 Arena in March and April, as part of his UK Spring tour.
Music concert in London this weekend: Who at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall The Who will be playing a new acoustic version of 'Tommy' at the Royal Albert Hall for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
 
Theatre show in London this weekend: The Goat at Theatre Royal Haymarket

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to Theatre Royal Haymarket TV star Damien Lewis will be starring in 'The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?', about the pitfalls of having an impossible affair.
Buckingham Palace this weekend

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to Buckingham Palace Enjoy a glass of champagne and a tour of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, in the company of an expert guide.
 
Comedy in London this weekend: Henning Wehn at Leicester Square Theatre

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to Leicester Square Theatre Henning Wehn is bringing his new stand-up show 'Westphalia Is Not An Option' to the Leicester Square Theatre.
Art exhibition this weekend at National Portrait Gallery

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be be putting on an exhibition of works by Howard Hodgkin, called 'Absent Friends'.
Theatre show in London this weekend: Wipers Times at Arts Theatre

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to Arts Theatre Ian Hislop's 'The Wipers Times' tells the true story of a trench newspaper written by the soldiers during the Battle of the Somme.
Musical in London this weekend: 42nd Street at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

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to Theatre Royal Drury Lane 42nd Street tells the story of a Broadway dancer who gets her shot at stardom when the leading lady gets injured.
 
Comedy in London this weekend: 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.
Art exhibition this weekend at National Gallery

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to National Gallery An exhibition showing two collaborations by the great Renaissance masters, Sebastiano del Piombo and Michelangelo.
 
Art exhibition this weekend at National Portrait Gallery

 

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be comparing the work of two different artists -- Claude Cahun and Gillian Wearing.
Museum exhibition in London this weekend at British Museum

 

to British Museum The British Museum will be exploring the American Dream, using prints from the likes of Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns.
 
Cheap event in London this weekend at Albert Memorial

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Albert Memorial Go inside the railings and learn about the Albert Memorial, one of Victorian London's finest, and most guilded monuments.
Comedy in London this weekend: Paul Merton at Comedy Store

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to Comedy Store "Have I Got News For You" star Paul Merton will be appearing with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
 
Musical in London this weekend: An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre

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to Dominion Theatre "An American in Paris" uses the music of George and Ira Gershwin to tell the story of an American GI in post-war Paris.
Theatre show in London this weekend: Stepping Out at Vaudeville Theatre

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to Vaudeville Theatre 'Stepping Out' has an amazing cast that includes Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman and Tamzin Outhwaite.
 
Cheap event in London this weekend at St. James’s Park

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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.
Theatre show in London this weekend: Othello at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

to Sam Wanamaker Playhouse The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse will be putting on a performance of one of Shakespeare's greatest plays: 'Othello'.
 
Theatre show in London this weekend: Whos Afraid Of Virginia Woolf at Harold Pinter Theatre

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to Harold Pinter Theatre Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill will be starring in 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?' at the Harold Pinter Theatre.
Art exhibition this weekend at Courtauld Gallery

to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery will be displaying some paintings, collages, drawings, watercolours by the Bloomsbury Group.
 
Theatre show in London this weekend: Hamlet at Almeida Theatre

to Almeida Theatre Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay will be starring in the Almeida Theatre's production of Shakespeare's "Hamlet".
Art exhibition this weekend at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the experimental photographer Wolfgang Tillmans.
 
Art exhibition this weekend at National Gallery

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to National Gallery You'll be able to see Cagnacci's 'Repentant Magdalene' on display at the National Gallery for the first time in thirty years.
Art exhibition this weekend at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy will be exploring Russian art made after the Russian Revolution, and before Stalin's clampdown in 1932.
 
Art exhibition this weekend at Tate Britain

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to Tate Britain Tate Britain will be putting on a comprehensive exhibition of David Hockney's work, drawn from the last sixty years.
Museum exhibition in London this weekend at Science Museum

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to Science Museum The Science Museum will be exploring the last 500 years of robots, with over 100 robots on display, plus 12 working models.
 
Spencer House this weekend

Spencer House Spencer House is one of the finest 18th-century town houses in London, and opens up for a guided tour every Sunday.
Houses of Parliament this weekend

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Houses of Parliament Enjoy a Saturday tour of Parliament, and then enjoy a special afternoon tea on the Terrace Pavilion overlooking the Thames.
 
Guided tour in London this weekend at Millennium Bridge

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Millennium Bridge This guided walk will take you along a small stretch of the Thames, to look at some of the river's best buildings.
Houses of Parliament this weekend

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Houses of Parliament The Houses of Parliament opens guided tours on most Saturdays of the year, when the MPs return to their constituencies.
 
 
 
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