Best events in London today

Best events in London today

Our guide to the best events in London today on Friday 30th September.

Talk in London today at Joan Collins at London Palladium

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(Today)London Palladium Joan Collins is bringing her one-woman show to the London Palladium, where she will talk about her life and screen career.
London Dungeon today

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(Today)London Dungeon London Dungeon Lates is an adult-only event which will try and scare the living bejesus out of you and your missus.
 
Opera in London today: Don Giovanni at London Coliseum

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(Today) to London Coliseum Mozart's comic opera "Don Giovanni" is an exhilarating re-telling of the Don Juan legend, following his final 24 hours on earth.
Comedy in London today: Barry Crimmins at Leicester Square Theatre

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(Today)Leicester Square Theatre American comic Barry Crimmins is bringing his 'Seeking Political Asylum' to the Leicester Square Theatre for three nights.
 
Theatre show in London today: Nos Knife at Old Vic

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(Today) to Old Vic Lisa Dwan will be performing Samuel Beckett's previously un-performed "No's Knife" at the Old Vic Theatre.
Art exhibition today at Tate Britain

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(Today) to Tate Britain Whether you love it or loathe it, the Turner Prize is certainly one of Britain's most prestigious contemporary art prizes.
 
Art exhibition today at Royal Academy of Arts

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(Today) to Royal Academy of Arts "Abstract Expressionism" will feature works by celebrated artists like Kline, Pollock, Rothko, Newman, Still and de Kooning.
Music concert in London today: David Gilmour at Royal Albert Hall

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(Today)Royal Albert Hall Pink Floyd's David Gilmour will be playing a run of six nights at the Royal Albert Hall in support of 'Rattle That Lock'.
 
Theatre show in London today: David Baddiel My Family Not The Sitcom at Vaudeville Theatre

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(Today) to Vaudeville Theatre David Baddiel's new show celebrates his mum and dad by remembering everything they would probably want to forget.
Theatre show in London today: No Mans Land at Wyndham’s Theatre

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(Today) to Wyndham’s Theatre Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will be starring in Harold Pinter's classic play, 'No Man's Land', at the Wyndham's Theatre.
 
Free event in London today at Buckingham Palace

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(Today) to Buckingham Palace The 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary.
Free event in London today at Primrose Hill

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Primrose Hill Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.
 
Free event in London today at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Changing the Guard at Horse Guards is similar to the ceremony at Buckingham Palace, but is usually a lot less crowded.
Free event in London today at Covent Garden

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Covent Garden Enjoy some free street entertainment in Covent Garden -- everything from buskers, acrobats and clowns to opera singers.
Free event in London today at Tower of London

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Tower of London The Ceremony of the Keys is over 700 years old, and represents the traditional locking up of the Tower of London at night.
Guided tour in London today at The City

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The City If you don't fancy spending 25-30 pounds on a sightseeing bus, then there's a much cheaper alternative... the No.11 bus.
 
Theatre show in London today: The Entertainer at Garrick Theatre

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(Today) to Garrick Theatre Kenneth Branagh will be starring in John Osborne's modern classic "The Entertainer", at the Garrick Theatre.
Theatre show in London today: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at Palace Theatre

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(Today) to Palace Theatre Palace Theatre has snapped up the rights to "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" -- a brand-new story by JK Rowling.
 
Buckingham Palace today

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(Today) to Buckingham Palace Did you know that you can combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the gardens as well?
Buckingham Palace today

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(Today) to Buckingham Palace Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the lavishly decorated State Rooms, and paintings from the Royal Collection.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Museum of London

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(Today) to Museum of London This year is the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, and the Museum of London will be putting on a special exhibition.
Musical in London today: Bodyguard at Dominion Theatre

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(Today) to Dominion Theatre The Whitney Houston movie "The Bodyguard" has been turned into a West End musical starring Beverley Knight. The musical Bodyguard will be showing today (Friday 30th September) at the Dominion Theatre.
 
Art exhibition today at Royal Academy of Arts

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(Today) to 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".
Theatre show in London today: Macbeth at Globe Theatre

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(Today)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.
 
Theatre show in London today: 1984 at Playhouse Theatre

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(Today) to Playhouse Theatre Big Brother will be watching George Orwell's nightmarish vision of the future, when it comes to the Playhouse Theatre. 1984 will be playing in London today, during its run at the Playhouse Theatre.
Musical in London today: Go Between at Apollo Theatre

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(Today) to Apollo Theatre Michael Crawford will be starring in a musical adaptation of L.P. Hartley's "The Go-Between", at the Apollo Theatre.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at British Museum

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(Today) to British Museum This fantastic new exhibition at the British Museum will explore the ancient sunken cities that have been discovered in Egypt.
Musical in London today: Show Boat at New London Theatre

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(Today) to New London Theatre The New London Theatre will be putting on a production of the classic Hollywood musical 'Show Boat'.
 
Musical in London today: Funny Girl at Savoy Theatre

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(Today) to Savoy Theatre Sheridan Smith will be starring in "Funny Girl" at the Savoy Theatre — sure to be one of the highlights of the theatre year.
Guided tour in London today at Jason’s Trip

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(Today) 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.
 
Musical in London today: Guys And Dolls at Phoenix Theatre

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(Today) to Phoenix Theatre The Phoenix Theatre is bringing back "Guys and Dolls", a tale of New York gamblers, gangsters and nightclub singers.
Musical in London today: Motown The Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

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(Today)Shaftesbury Theatre Relive the Motown years and Berry Gordy's journey as he launches the careers of Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye and more!
 
London Rib Voyages today

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London Rib Voyages A London RIB Voyage is something you won't forget... you'll be speeding down the river underneath the capital's bridges.
Childrens event in London today at Royal Observatory

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Royal Observatory The Royal Observatory's daily "Sky Tonight" show at the Planetarium will show you what will be visible in the sky tonight.
 
Highgate Cemetery today

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Highgate Cemetery Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.
Childrens event in London today at London Duck Tours

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London Duck Tours Enjoy an amazing amphibious adventure by both land and sea... with one of London Duck Tours sightseeing boats.
 
 
 
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