What’s on in London August 2017

Grease at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Sing along with Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in 'Sing-A-Long-A Grease' at the Prince Charles Cinema.
Museum of Childhood

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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.
 
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.
 
Guildhall Art Gallery

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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.
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.
 
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.
 
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'.
 
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.
 
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'.
 
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.
 
Dirty Dancing at Holland Park Opera

 

Holland Park Opera Opera Holland Park will be putting on a screening of the chick-flick movie 'Dirty Dancing', with Patrick Swazye and Jennifer Grey.
Middlesex at Lord’s

to Lord’s Enjoy a few innings of cricket when the champions Middlesex take on Warwickshire in a County Championship game at Lord's.
 
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #29 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Stravinsky, Francisco Coll and Thomas Ades.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #30 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Strauss, Beethoven, Prokofiev and Walton.
 
Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Chamber Music Prom #4 at Cadogan Hall will include some classical music by Hasse, Platti, Vivaldi, Telemann and Boccherini.
Bridget Joness Baby at Kensington Palace

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Kensington Palace Kensington Palace will be showing 'Bridget Jones' Baby' on a big cinema screen in front of the famous Orangery.
 
Jarred Christmas at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Jarred Christmas is one of the most popular performers at the Comedy Store, full of confidence and passion.
London Olympia

to London Olympia Get yourself down to the Great British Beer Festival where you can try over 900 different types of beer, ale, ciders and wines.
 
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #31 at the Royal Albert Hall will include a performance of Berlioz's 'The Damnation Of Faust'.
Kate Nash at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

to O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush Kate Nash will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of her debut 'Made Of Bricks' at the O2 Empire Shepherd's Bush.
 
Goonies at Kensington Palace

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Kensington Palace Kensington Palace will be showing the 1980s classic kids movie 'The Goonies'' on a big screen in front of the Orangery.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #32 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Elgar, Britten, Purcell and Brian Elias.
 
Moulin Rouge at Kensington Palace

 

Kensington Palace Kensington Palace will be showing 'Moulin Rouge', starring Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor, on an outdoor screen.
King Lear at Globe Theatre

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to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of 'King Lear' -- one of William Shakespeare's finest tragedies.
 
Middlesex at Lord’s

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

Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #33 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Sibelius, Schumann, Grieg and Hindemith.
 
 
 
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