Classical music in London today

Classical music in London today

Our guide to classical music in London today on Friday 28th October.

Classical music in London today: Royal Festival Hall

(Today)Royal Festival Hall London classical music at the Royal Festival Hall. The London Philharmonic will be performing some classical music by Sibelius and Walton at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London today: Anastasia at Royal Opera House

(Today) to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs. See Anastasia at the Royal Opera House in London, until November.
Theatre show in London today: Amadeus at Olivier Theatre

(Today)Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
Classical music in London today: St. Martin-in-the-Fields


(Today) to St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
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:

Have a ride on the Docklands Light Railway28 OctoberThe driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.

Mahwish Chishty: Spy drones and Pakistani folk art28 OctoberMahwish Chishty’s exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.

Wicked — Untold story of ‘The Wizard of Oz’28 OctoberIf you like “The Wizard of Oz” then you will love “Wicked” — it tells the story of what happened to the good and evil witches.

John Gibson — A British Sculptor in Rome28 OctoberThe Royal Academy of Art’s will be putting on an exhibition of John Gibson’s marble sculptures, plaster reliefs and drawings.

Medieval Banquet, with minstrels and knights28 OctoberCome and enjoy a medieval banquet alongside English knights, singing minstrels, and the great King Henry VIII himself.

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery28 October‘The Comedy About A Bank Robbery’ at the Criterion Theatre is by the same guys as behind ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’.

You Say You Want a Revolution? 1966-197028 OctoberThe Victoria & Albert Museum’s new exhibition will explore the cultural and political revolutions at the tail end of the 1960s.

Charlie & The Chocolate Factory28 OctoberRoald Dahl’s much-loved children’s classic “Charlie & The Chocolate Factory” has been turned into a West End musical.

See London by night — on a sightseeing bus28 OctoberThe ‘See London By Night’ bus tour will show you London’s most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky.


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