What’s on in London this weekend
London events > Weekend events in London 3rd July 2016 • Hyde Park Carole King will be playing at this year's British Summer Time in Hyde Park, performing her 'Tapestry' album in full. 3rd July 2016 • Hyde Park Country legend Don Henley from The Eagles has been signed up to play at the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park.
to 3rd 16th Jul 2016 • Udderbelly Festival Take your kids to their first stand-up comedy show, when the Comedy Club 4 Kids comes to the Udderbelly Festival. 3rd July 2016 • Royal Festival Hall "Gotterdammerung" is the final opera from the Royal Festival Hall's staging of Wagner's complete four-opera Ring Cycle. Watch the opera Gotterdammerung at the Royal Festival Hall in London this weekend.
3rd July 2016 • Royal Albert Hall Karl Jenkins will be conducting his "The Armed Man" with the Royal Choral Society and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. to 3rd 31st Jul 2016 • Comedy Store "Have I Got News For You" star Paul Merton will be appearing with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
3rd July 2016 • Udderbelly Festival TV show "Knightmare" is coming to the Udderbelly Festival (inside that big purple cow tent by the Southbank Centre). to 2nd 3rd Jul 2016 • Wembley Stadium Beyone will be coming to London in the summer to play two nights at Wembley, as part of her 'The Formation World Tour'. to 2nd Jul 2nd Oct 2016 • Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Arts will be hosting a big exhibition of David Hockney's work, called "82 Portraits and 1 Still Life". 2nd July 2016 • Eventim Apollo Legendary bluesman Buddy Guy will be performing a special one-off show at the Eventim Apollo in July.
to 2nd 6th Jul 2016 • O2 Arena Lionel Richie will be playing three nights at The O2 in the summer, playing all his classic tracks from his back catalogue. Catch Lionel Richie at the O2 Arena this weekend, between the 2nd and 6th July. to 2nd 17th Jul 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus".
2nd July 2016 • Cadogan Hall Hear a Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Concert, with works by Ravel, Dvorak, Mendelssohn and Malcolm Forsyth. 2nd July 2016 • Udderbelly Festival The Comedy Store's own Steve Gribbin, Paul Thorne, Prince Abdi and Justin Moorhouse will be performing at the Udderbelly.
2nd July 2016 • Hyde Park Blood Orange will be at British Summer Time in Hyde Park, with Florence and the Machine, Kendrick Lamar and Jamie XX. 2nd July 2016 • Hyde Park Jamie XX will be playing at the British Summer Time festival, on the same day as Florence and the Machine and Kendrick Lamar. Hear Jamie Xx playing live at the Hyde Park in London this weekend.
2nd July 2016 • Hyde Park Kendrick Lamar will be at British Summer Time in Hyde Park with Florence and the Machine, Jamie XX and Blood Orange. 2nd July 2016 • Hyde Park Florence and the Machine will be at British Summer Time in Hyde Park, with Kendrick Lamar, Jamie XX and Blood Orange. Hear Florence And The Machine playing live at the Hyde Park this weekend.
Saturday 2nd July 2016 • Udderbelly Festival Jason Byrne will be performing his new show 'Propped Up' at the Udderbelly Festival for two nights in July. to 30th Jun 17th Sep 2016 • Theatre Royal Haymarket Pixie Lott will once again be taking on Audrey Hepburn's role in "Breakfast At Tiffany's", at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
to 27th Jun 10th Jul 2016 • Wimbledon Join over half a million tennis fans at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships to see if Andy Murray can win back his crown. to 23rd Jun 20th Aug 2016 • Donmar Warehouse "Faith Healer" tells the story of Frank Hardy, who's promise of redemption brings him into conflict with his wife and manager. You can catch the popular theatre show Faith Healer at the Donmar Warehouse over the weekend.
to 23rd Jun 4th Sep 2016 • National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery's BP Portrait Award is the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world. to 23rd Jun 4th Sep 2016 • National Gallery The National Gallery's new exhibition, "Painters' Paintings", will explore the works that other famous painters once owned.
to 19th Jun 13th Jul 2016 • Royal Opera House Benoit Jacquot will be directing a production of Massenet’s tragic opera "Werther", at the Royal Opera House. Werther will be playing in London this weekend, for a run at the Royal Opera House. to 18th Jun 1st Oct 2016 • Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of 'the Scottish play', which tells the story of Macbeth's rise and fall.
to 14th Jun 3rd Sep 2016 • Playhouse Theatre Big Brother will be watching George Orwell's nightmarish vision of the future, when it comes to the Playhouse Theatre. to 13th Jun 21st Aug 2016 • Royal Academy of Arts The annual Royal Academy of Art's Summer Exhibition is the largest open contemporary art exhibition in the world.
to 11th Jun 4th Sep 2016 • Lyric Hammersmith Alan Parker's gangster musical, "Bugsy Malone" is returning to the Lyric Hammersmith with another cast full of kids. to 10th Jun 16th Jul 2016 • Hampstead Theatre "Wild" tells the story of what happens to a man when he tries to stand up for people's rights and challenge the State. Wild will be playing at the Hampstead Theatre in London over the weekend, and during July.
to 9th Jun 9th Jul 2016 • London Coliseum The English National Opera will be staging Wagner's epic love story "Tristan and Isolde" at the London Coliseum. to 1st Jun 17th Sep 2016 • 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.
to 1st Jun 31st Aug 2016 • Buckingham Palace The 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary. to 1st Jun 6th Nov 2016 • Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the Indian artist Bhupen Khakhar.
to 27th May 29th Aug 2016 • National Maritime Museum The National Maritime Museum's 'Above and Beyond' exhibition will show explore space flight, with interactive displays. to 27th May 1st Oct 2016 • Prince Edward Theatre Disney's "Aladdin" has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.
to 27th May 15th Oct 2016 • Apollo Theatre Michael Crawford will be starring in a musical adaptation of L.P. Hartley's "The Go-Between", at the Apollo Theatre. to 19th May 27th Nov 2016 • British Museum This fantastic new exhibition at the British Museum will explore the ancient sunken cities that have been discovered in Egypt.
to 18th May 1st Sep 2016 • Olivier Theatre "The Threepenny Opera" is a landmark of musical theatre, and will be showing at the National Theatre. You can catch the popular musical Threepenny Opera this weekend, at the Olivier Theatre during July. to 12th May 13th Aug 2016 • Garrick Theatre Kenneth Branagh will be directing Lily James and Richard Madden in William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet".
to 11th May 30th Oct 2016 • National Gallery George Shaw's "My Back to Nature" will showcase the works he has been creating during his two-year studio residency. to 11th May 25th Sep 2016 • Tate Britain Tate Britain's "Painting with Light" exhibition will how early photography affected artists from the Pre-Raphaelites onwards.
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