What’s on in London April 2017

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Mamma Mia at Novello Theatre

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to Novello Theatre "Mamma Mia" is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, and uses the songs of ABBA.
London Film Museum

to London Film Museum "Bond in Motion" is a huge collection of original cars, bikes and boats used during filming in the 007 James Bond movies.
 
London Rib Voyages

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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.
 at Royal Academy of Arts, London
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Anthony Green: The Life and Death of Miss Dupont

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Arts' small exhibition of works by Anthony Green, called 'The Life and Death of Miss Dupont'.
 
Museum of London Docklands

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to Museum of London Docklands The Museum of London Docklands will be showing some of the archaeological finds found during the Crossrail Tunnel project.
Kensington Palace

to Kensington Palace The 'Her Fashion Story' exhibition at Kensington Palace showcases some of the most famous dresses worn by Princess Diana.
 
 at Royal Academy of Arts, London
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America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Arts new exhibition is called 'America after the Fall', and showcases 45 works from the 1930s.
Amy Winehouse at Jewish Museum

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to Jewish Museum An exhibition about Amy Winehouse at the Jewish Museum, using her personal belongings, family photographs and fashion.
 
 at National Portrait Gallery, London
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Howard Hodgkin exhibition: Absent Friends

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be be putting on an exhibition of works by Howard Hodgkin, called 'Absent Friends'.
Henning Wehn at Leicester Square Theatre, London
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Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option

to Leicester Square Theatre Henning Wehn is bringing his new stand-up show 'Westphalia Is Not An Option' to the Leicester Square Theatre.
 
 at Buckingham Palace, London
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Exclusive evening tour of Buckingham Palace

to Buckingham Palace Enjoy a glass of champagne and a tour of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, in the company of an expert guide.
The Goat at Theatre Royal Haymarket, London
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The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? — Damien Lewis

to Theatre Royal Haymarket TV star Damien Lewis will be starring in 'The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?', about the pitfalls of having an impossible affair.
 
Who at Royal Albert Hall, London
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The Who — playing an acoustic version of Tommy

Royal Albert Hall The Who will be playing a new acoustic version of 'Tommy' at the Royal Albert Hall for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
Olly Murs at O2 Arena, London
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Olly Murs — three nights at The O2

O2 Arena Olly Murs will be playing three nights at the O2 Arena in March and April, as part of his UK Spring tour.
 
 at Saatchi Gallery, London
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From Selfie to Self-Expression — Saatchi Gallery

to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery will be exploring the history of the selfie in their new exhibition -- From Selfie to Self-Expression.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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New York Philharmonic — Beethoven, Berlioz, Adams

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic Orchestra will be in town to play some works by Beethoven, Berlioz and Adams at Barbican Hall.
 
Jewels at Royal Opera House, London
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Jewels (music by Faure, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky)

to Royal Opera House Jewels is a three-act ballet by George Balanchine which uses the music of Faure, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky.
Galantis at O2 Academy Brixton, London
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Dance duo Galantis — at the O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton Swedish dance duo Galantis will be playing the Brixton Academy in April, in support of their No 1 debut album 'Pharmacy'.
 
Serpentine

to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Jason’s Trip

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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.
 
Rob Beckett at Eventim Apollo, London
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Rob Beckett — Mouth of the South

Eventim Apollo Rob Beckett will be performing his new 'Mouth of the South' stand-up show at the Eventim Apollo in April.
The City

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The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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The Bach Choir, performing “St Matthew Passion”

Royal Festival Hall The Bach Choir and Florilegium will be performing JS Bach's "St Matthew Passion" at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at River Thames, London
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University Boat Race: Oxford v Cambridge

River Thames The University Boat Race is a popular date in London's calendar - Cambridge have the lead over Oxford with 82 wins to 79.
 
 at Barbican Hall, London
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New York Philharmonic, and cellist Yo-Yo Ma

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be playing some works by Adams and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
 at Bank of England Museum, London
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Chicks Great EGGscape + with a free chocolate egg

to Bank of England Museum Take your kids on an EGGcellent Easter Adventure at the Bank of England Museum, and hunt for a free chocolate egg.
 
Lindsey Stirling at Eventim Apollo, London
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Lindsey Stirling — at the Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Electronic dance-star Lindsey Stirling will be coming to London in April and playing one night at the Hammersmith Apollo.
Mick Ferry at Comedy Store, London
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Mick Ferry, performing at the Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Mick Ferry is one of the best comperes around, and will be making regular appearances at the Comedy Store.
 
 at Foyles, London
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Stargazing: An Introduction to the Night Sky

Foyles Budding stargazers should get down to Foyles for 'An Introduction to the Night Sky', with two Royal Observatory astronomers.
British Sea Power at Barbican Hall, London
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British Sea Power: Music for Polish Animations

Barbican Hall British Sea Power will be performing a live soundtrack alongside some classic Polish animations, at Barbican Hall.
 
Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's 'Queer British Art' will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.
Alejandro Escovedo at Bush Hall, London
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Alejandro Escovedo — Burn Something Beautiful

Bush Hall Alejandro Escovedo will be touring his new album 'Burn Something Beautiful' in April, and playing one night at Bush Hall.
 
Bears Den at Eventim Apollo, London
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Bear’s Den — at the Hammersmith Apollo

Eventim Apollo Bear's Den have added an extra date to their UK tour with a night at the Hammersmith Apollo in April.
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Sibelius — Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Sibelius at Cadogan Hall.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Johannes Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Dvorak

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Dvorak at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Janine Jansen, playing Berg and Mahler

Barbican Hall Listen to the London Symphony Orchestra performing classical works by Berg and Mahler at Barbican Hall.
 
Jon Bellion at Heaven, London
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Jon Bellion — at Heaven

Heaven Jon Bellion will be coming to London in April and playing tracks from his debut album 'The Human Condition'.
Carousel at London Coliseum, London
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Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe — in Carousel

to London Coliseum Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe will be starring in Rodgers and Hammerstein's 'Carousel' at the London Coliseum.
 
Ne Yo at O2 Academy Brixton, London
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Ne-Yo, at the O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton R&B star Ne-Yo will be coming to the O2 Academy Brixton in April, with support from Diamond Platnumz.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Pianist Murray Perahia, playing Beethoven

Barbican Hall Hear pianist Murray Perahia performing some Beethoven at Barbican Hall, alongside the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Mahler’s Symphony No.8 — London Philharmonic

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Thomas Tallis and Gustav Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
Okean Elzy at Eventim Apollo, London
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Ukrainian rock band, Okean Elzy — Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Ukrainian rock band Okean Elzy will be coming to London in April as part of their 'Without Limits' World Tour.
 
 
 
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