What’s on in London Friday 23 December

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Whats on in London on Fri 23rd December

See what events are on in London on Friday 23 December 2016.

 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, London
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Christmas Carol Service at St. Paul’s

to St. Paul’s Cathedral Enjoy a traditional Christmas carol service at St Paul's Cathedral, on the 23rd and 24th December — for free!
Best Ever Christmas Show at SSE Arena Wembley, London
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Best Ever Christmas Show & The Story Of Jack Frost

to SSE Arena Wembley Help Jack Frost get Christmastown ready for Santa's arrival in 'The Best Ever Christmas Show', at Wembley Arena.
 
 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London
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Jazzy Christmas Carols, by Candlelight

St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields will be putting on another carol concert, but this time done in a jazzy style with the Will Todd Ensemble.
Chic at Eventim Apollo, London
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Chic, featuring Nile Rodgers — Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Chic featuring Nile Rodgers will be coming to London in December and playing one night at the Hammersmith Apollo.
 
Nik Kershaw at Indigo, London
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Nik Kershaw and Go West — together at the Indigo

Indigo Re-live the 1980s when Go West and Nik Kershaw perform together at the Indigo in December.
Ralph Mctell at Cadogan Hall, London
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Ralph ‘Streets of London’ McTell — Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Ralph McTell will be playing a special Christmas concert at Cadogan Hall (and "Streets of London" as well, of course).
 
 at Bank of England Museum, London
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Crafty Christmas for kids, at the Bank of England

to Bank of England Museum Take your kids to the Bank of England Museum this December and enjoy an afternoon of Christmas arts and crafts.
Aled Jones at Barbican Hall, London
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Christmas with Aled Jones, at Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Aled Jones will be presenting an evening of seasonal music and Christmas carols at the Barbican Hall.
 
Disney On Ice Frozen at O2 Arena, London
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Disney On Ice — Frozen — at the O2 Arena

to O2 Arena Disney on Ice's new skating show brings "Frozen" to The O2, with all your favourite characters and songs from the movie.
Kite Runner at Wyndham’s Theatre, London
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The Kite Runner — at Wyndham’s Theatre

to Wyndham’s Theatre Hamlet is on trial for the murder of Polonius, and a cast of characters will take the stand to plead his case.
 
Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House, London
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Royal Ballet — The Sleeping Beauty

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Tchaikovsky's classic ballet "The Sleeping Beauty" at the Royal Opera House.
 at The Magic Circle, London
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Christmas magic show, at the Magic Circle

to The Magic Circle Treat yourself to a Christmas extravaganza at The Magic Circle, and watch some of the world's top magicians.
 
 at Hampton Court Palace, London
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Christmas carols in the grounds of Hampton Court

Hampton Court Palace Spend an atmospheric evening strolling through Hampton Court's courtyards, singing Christmas carols as you go.
Million Dollar Quartet at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Million Dollar Quartet: Elvis, Jerry, Carl and Cash

to Royal Festival Hall "Million Dollar Quartet" tells the true story of a jam session between Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis.
 
 at Royal Albert Hall, London
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Carols by candlelight, in full 18th-century costume

to Royal Albert Hall "Carols by Candlelight" features seasonal readings and Christmas carols performed in an evocative candlelit setting.
 at Royal Albert Hall, London
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Christmas Carol Singalong, with Jonathan Cohen

Royal Albert Hall Jonathan Cohen will lead the audience through an evening of Christmas carols and seasonal hits at the Royal Albert Hall.
Peppa Pig at Phoenix Theatre, London
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Peppa Pig’s Surprise! — at the Phoenix Theatre

to Phoenix Theatre Take your little kids to see "Peppa Pig's Surprise" and enjoy a lovely day with Peppa, George, and all their friends.
 at Alexandra Palace, London
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William Hill World Darts Championship

to Alexandra Palace The William Hill World Darts Championship features 72 of the world's best players competing for the Sid Waddell Trophy.
 
Mr Poppers Penguins at Criterion Theatre, London
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Mr Popper’s Penguins — family puppet musical

to Criterion Theatre Mr and Mrs Popper are bringing their amazing family of puppet penguins to the Criterion Theatre for two weeks over Christmas.
Nutcracker at London Coliseum, London
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The Nutcracker — English National Ballet

to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum.
 
Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs at Shaw Theatre, London
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Christmas panto: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

to Shaw Theatre This year's Christmas panto at the Shaw Theatre will be "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
Potted Panto at Garrick Theatre, London
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Potted Panto — seven pantomimes in one show!

to Garrick Theatre Dan and Jeff are back with seven shows in one -- managing to shoe-horn seven pantomimes into a single show!
 
Art at Old Vic, London
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Yasmina Reza’s “Art” — at the Old Vic Theatre

to Old Vic The Old Vic will be putting on a production of Yasmina Reza's award-winning play, "Art".
Cinderella Panto at London Palladium, London
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Cinderella — with Paul O’Grady, Amanda Holden

to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
 
Saint Joan at Donmar Warehouse, London
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Gemma Arterton in Bernard Shaw’s “Saint Joan”

to Donmar Warehouse Hollywood actress Gemma Arterton will be playing Joan of Arc in Bernard Shaw's classic play, "Saint Joan".
Dick Whittington at New Wimbledon Theatre, London
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Dick Whittington panto — with Matthew Kelly

to New Wimbledon Theatre WImbledon Theatre's Christmas panto this year l be "Dick Whittington", starring Matthew Kelly as Sarah the Cook.
 
Rent at St. James Theatre, London
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RENT — the legendary rock musical

to St. James Theatre The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
 at National Gallery, London
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Australia’s Impressionists — National Gallery

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia's Impressionist movement.
 
Hamlet at Trafalgar Studios, London
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Critically-acclaimed adaptation of ‘Hamlet’

to Trafalgar Studios This critically-acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' boils the bloody action down into a single night at a wedding.
Dirty Dancing at Phoenix Theatre, London
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Dirty Dancing — in town for one month only!

to Phoenix Theatre 'Dirty Dancing' is back in the West End for one month only, and tells the story of Baby and Johnny's unforgettable summer.
 
 at The City, London
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A Christmas walk around Charles Dickens’ London

The City Enjoy a walk around the Victorian streets where Charles Dickens found inspiration for Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger.
Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre, London
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Sleeping Beauty panto — with Maureen Lipman

to Richmond Theatre Maureen Lipman and CBeebies' Chris Jarvis will be starring in Richmond Theatre's Christmas panto, "Sleeping Beauty".
 
Wild Honey at Hampstead Theatre, London
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Wild Honey — at the Hampstead Theatre

to Hampstead Theatre "Wild Honey" is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov's early, untitled play.
 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London
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Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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.
 
 at Museum of London Docklands, London
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Victorian-themed Santa’s Grotto at Sailortown

Museum of London Docklands Meet Father Christmas in a Victorian-themed grotto in the Sailortown gallery, at the Museum of London Docklands.
 at Trafalgar Square, London
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Christmas Tree in Trafalgar Square

to Trafalgar Square Have you ever taken the time to see the switching-on ceremony for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, with carols?
 
 at Tate Modern, London
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Robert Rauschenberg exhibition, at the Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a retrospective exhibition of works by American artist Robert Rauschenberg.
 at Saatchi Gallery, London
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Painters’ Painters — at the Saatchi Gallery

to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery's "Painters' Painters" exhibition showcases the work of nine artists who are inspiring the next generation.
 
Sleeping Beauty Panto at Hackney Empire, London
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Sleeping Beauty — Hackney Empire Christmas panto

to Hackney Empire The Hackney Empire's Christmas pantomime this year is "Sleeping Beaty", packed with songs, comedy and family fun.
 at Hampton Court Palace, London
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Outdoor ice rink, at Henry VIII’s Hampton Court

to Hampton Court Palace The Christmas ice-rink at Hampton Court has a spectacular backdrop — the front wing of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
 
 
 
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