Events in London - Friday 17th April

Need some inspiration for 17th April? Work began on the country’s first nuclear submarine on this day in 1963: HMS Dreadnought. If you’re interested in submarines then take a trip to Chatham Dockyards and try a claustrophobic tour of HMS Ocelot – a decommissioned Cold War submarine from the 1990s.

Theatre shows on 17th April

Here’s a guide to all the theatre shows playing in London on Friday 17th April

Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

Roald Dahls Matilda - The Musical

17 Apr to Roald Dahls Matilda tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers

Music and comedy on 17th April

Have a night out at one of these rock and pop concerts or comedy gigs

Romesh Ranganathan at Eventim Apollo

Romesh Ranganathan - The Cynics Mixtape

17 to Judge Romesh will be revealing everything he has found unacceptable since his last tour - and there are plenty of them
Foil Arms And Hog at Eventim Apollo

Irelands Foil Arms & Hog

17 Apr 2020 Foil Arms & Hog are a comedy sketch group who hail from Ireland and will be coming over to the Eventim Apollo in April

Family & Kid’s events on 17th April

Here are some good events for kids if you’re taking them to London on the 17th April

Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

Roald Dahls Matilda - The Musical

17 Apr to Roald Dahls Matilda tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers

Art & Museum exhibitions on 17th April

How about spending a few hours on Friday in one of London’s art galleries or museums?

Saatchi Gallery

Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Tutankhamun

17 Apr to More than 150 artefacts from Tutankhamuns tomb will be put on display to celebrate the 100th anniversary of their discovery

Royal & Religious events on 17th April

See inside some beautiful buildings with one of these Royal or religious events

Queen’s Gallery

George IV - Art & Spectacle

17 Apr to An exhibition of paintings and porcelain from the Royal Collection that were collected together during the reign of George IV
 
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