What’s on in London August 2017

Marcus Brigstocke at Comedy Store

Comedy Store Writer, actor and comedian Marcus Brigstocke will be making an appearance at the London Comedy Store.
London Zoo

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to London Zoo Travel back in time and see dinosaurs like Brachiosaurus, Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus Rex come alive at Zoorassic Park!
 
Museum of Childhood

Free

to Museum of Childhood 'A Lifetime in Stories' will explore the work of Michael 'War Horse' Morpurgo, one of the Britain's best-loved authors.
Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the State Rooms, lavishly decorated with treasures from the Royal Collection.
 
Houses of Parliament

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to Houses of Parliament Have a nose around Parliament during the Summer Opening, and step inside the House of Commons and House of Lords.
Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen's gardens as well?
 
Imran Yusuf at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Imran Yusuf is one of the quickest comedians around, with an act that's full of gags, satire and hard-hitting commentary.
Josie Lawrence at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Josie Lawrence will be making regular weekly appearances with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
 
Hunting Of The Snark at Vaudeville Theatre

to Vaudeville Theatre Come and join the ragtag gang of adventurers on their quest to capture the mythical Snark, through the worlds of Lewis Carroll.
Gangsta Granny at Garrick Theatre

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to Garrick Theatre David Walliams' best-selling kid's book 'Gangsta Granny' is coming to the Garrick Theatre for the school holidays.
 
Tower Bridge

Free

to Tower Bridge Here is a list of the scheduled lift times for Tower Bridge, so you can see the roadway open and close and grab a photo.
Evita at Phoenix Theatre

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to Phoenix Theatre Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Evita' is returning to the West End for a 12-week run at the Phoenix Theatre.
 
Guildhall Art Gallery

Free

to Guildhall Art Gallery The skull of a Roman gladiator will be returning to the amphitheatre where he lost his life, in the basement of the Guildhall Art Gallery.
St. Martin-in-the-Fields

Free

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.
 
Apologia at Trafalgar Studios

to Trafalgar Studios 'Apologia' stars Stockard Channing, Freema Agyeman, Desmond Barrit, Joseph Millson and Downton Abbey's Laura Carmichael.
Golden Hinde

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to Golden Hinde Become part of Sir Francis Drake's pirate crew and spend a night sleeping on the gun deck of the Golden Hinde.
 
Curtis Stigers at Ronnie Scott’s

to Ronnie Scott’s Curtis Stigers will be coming to London to play some sax and jazz at Ronnie Scott's for a six night run.
Paul Merton at Comedy Store

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to Comedy Store "Have I Got News For You" star Paul Merton will be appearing with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
 
Brian Wilson at Eventim Apollo

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Eventim Apollo Legendary Beach Boy Brian Wilson will be playing their classic album 'Pete Sounds' in its entirety at the Eventim Apollo.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #23 at the Royal Albert Hall will include a performance of Handel's oratorio, 'Israel in Egypt'.
 
Clarence House

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to Clarence House Have a tour around Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and Camilla, which used to be home to the Queen Mother.
Princess Bride at Victoria Embankment Gardens

Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show the 'The Princess Bride'.
 
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #24 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Bach, Ravel and John Adams.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #25 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Bach and Schutz.
 
Clarence House

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to Clarence House Enjoy a guided tour around Prince Charles and Camilla's Clarence House, and be treated to a glass of champagne at the end.
Jurassic Park at Holland Park Opera

Holland Park Opera Opera Holland Park will be putting on a showing of Steven Spielberg's dino-blockbuster 'Jurassic Park'.
 
Pitch Perfect at Victoria Embankment Gardens

Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show 'Pitch Perfect'.
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral Nathan Laube will be playing some classical music by Wagner, Liszt, Whitlock and Widor at St Paul's Cathedral.
 
Kensington Gardens

Cheap

to Kensington Gardens This walk will get you close to the bats that come out around the grounds of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens at night.
Middlesex at Lord’s

Lord’s Watch some T20 cricket at Lord's Cricket Ground, when Middlesex take on Hampshire in a NatWest T20 Blast game.
 
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #26 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Erkki-Sven Tuur, Mozart and Brahms.
Were Going On A Bear Hunt at Cadogan Hall

to Cadogan Hall The popular children's book 'We're Going On A Bear Hunt' will be brought vividly (and noisily) to life at Cadogan Hall.
 
Four Weddings And A Funeral at Holland Park Opera

Holland Park Opera Opera Holland Park will be putting on a screening of the Hugh Grant movie 'Four Weddings And A Funeral'.
Jerry Sadowitz at Leicester Square Theatre

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to Leicester Square Theatre Jerry Sadowitz is the brilliantly foul-mouthed comic who also happens to be one of the world's greatest card magicians.
 
Surrey at Oval

Oval Watch some fast-paced T20 cricket at the Kia Oval, when Surrey play Glamorgan in a NatWest T20 Blast game.
Olympic Stadium

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to Olympic Stadium The Olympic Stadium will be playing host to the IAAF World Athletics Championships for two weeks in the summer.
 
Paw Patrol Live at SSE Arena Wembley

to SSE Arena Wembley Join the Paw Patrol at the SSE Arena as they 'Race To The Rescue' of Mayor Goodway when he goes missing.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #28 will pay tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie, with music by Dianne Reeves and James Morrison.
 
Casablanca at Holland Park Opera

Holland Park Opera Opera Holland Park will be putting on a screening of the Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergmann classic 'Casablanca'.
Shane Todd at Museum of Comedy

Museum of Comedy Northern Ireland comic Shane Todd is coming to the Museum of Comedy in August with his new show - 'Lonely Child'.
 
Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts 'Matisse in the Studio' collects together some of his most treasured objects, which he gathered from all around the world.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #28 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Stravinsky, Francisco Coll and Thomas Ades.
 
 
 
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