Classical music in London today

Classical music in London today

Our guide to classical music in London today on Saturday 1st October.

Classical music in London today: Royal Albert Hall

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(Today)Royal Albert Hall John Williams has composed some of the best tunes in the movies, and the RPO will be playing some at the Royal Albert Hall.
Opera in London today: Andrea Bocelli at O2 Arena

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(Today)O2 Arena Italian opera star Andrea Bocelli will be coming to The O2 in October in support of his latest album, 'Cinema'. Andrea Bocelli will be on in London today, for a run at the O2 Arena.
 
Opera in London today: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia at Royal Opera House

 

(Today) to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" (The Barber of Seville).
Opera in London today: Norma at Royal Opera House

(Today) to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Bellini's opera "Norma", in a contemporary setting.
 
Musical in London today: Pianist Of Willesden Lane at St. James Theatre

(Today) to St. James Theatre "The Pianist of Willesden Lane" tells the story of a young Jewish pianist, who is packed off to London before the war.
Classical music in London today: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.
 

That’s all of the classical music, but there are lots of other events taking place today including:

Spend the night at Hampton Court Palace1 OctoberPretend you’re Henry VIII and spend an entire night inside Hampton Court Palace, sleeping on the floor of the Cartoon Gallery.

Buckingham Palace Tour, with Garden Highlights1 OctoberDid you know that you can combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the gardens as well?

Buckingham Palace Summer Opening1 OctoberStep inside Buckingham Palace and see the lavishly decorated State Rooms, and paintings from the Royal Collection.

Guided tour of Highgate Cemetery1 OctoberHave a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.

In The Heights — Tony Award-winning musical1 October“In The Heights” is a Tony Award-winning musical built around the infectious Latin rhythms of salsa and merengue.

Whispering Gallery at St. Paul’s Cathedral1 OctoberSt Paul’s Cathedal has got three domes that you can climb up — the Whispering Gallery, Stone Gallery and Golden Gallery.

Have a ride on the London Eye1 OctoberEvery tourist should spend an hour riding the London Eye at the start of their break, as it gives a great overview of the city.

Thriller — with the songs of Michael Jackson1 October“Thriller Live” celebrates the career of Michael Jackson in a spectacular show filled with songs and dazzling dance moves.

“Show Boat” — The classic Hollywood musical1 OctoberThe New London Theatre will be putting on a production of the classic Hollywood musical ‘Show Boat’.

 

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