Music in London Friday 8 March

Music in London on Fri 8th March

Our guide to music concerts in London on Friday 8 March 2013.

Music concert in London: Nolans at SSE Arena Wembley

SSE Arena Wembley This is your last chance to see Coleen, Bernie, Linda and Maureen -- The Nolans -- as they embark on their Farewell Tour. The all-girl group have sold over 25 million records since their debut in the late-70s, “I’m with big hits like "In The Mood For Dancing", "Who's Gonna Rock You", "Don't Make Waves" and "Gotta Pull Myself Together".
Music concert in London: Justin Bieber at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Teen superstar Justin Bieber is coming to the UK in 2013. The tour will be taking in six different cities, culminating with three nights at the O2 Arena.
 

We don’t have any more concerts, but how about these other nights out on Friday 8 March?

“A Chorus Line”, at the London Palladium8 March“A Chorus Line” is coming to London… auditions are underway for a brand-new musical and it’s the chance of a lifetime… Based on a series of true stories, “A Chorus Line” uses song, drama and stunning choreography to tell the story of the auditionees, as they describe the events that have shaped their lives.

See the stars at Hampstead Observatory8 MarchHampstead Observatory is a small observatory with a six-inch refractor, housed inside a rotating dome, and it has one major advantage over its more famous brother in Greenwich — it allows the public to just turn up and see the stars for free. You don’t even have to book.

“Old Times”, with Kristin Scott Thomas8 MarchKristin Scott Thomas, Rufus Sewell and Lia Williams wil be starring in “Old Times” at the Harold Pinter Theatre. It tells the story of Kate, Deeley and Anna, reminiscing about their early years in London. But when their conflicting memories and sexual tensions bubble to the top, suddenly the past feels vividly real.

The Northern Renaissance: Durer to Holbein8 MarchThis new exhibition focuses on the 15th and 16th-century, bringing together more than 100 artworks by some of Northern Europe’s greatest painters. Among the highlights are drawings by Albrecht Dürer, mythological paintings by Lucas Cranach, and preparatory drawings by Hans Holbein the Younger displayed alongside the finished oil portraits.

“Longing”… with Tamsin Greig and John Sessions8 March“Longing” is a comedy which follows the story of Kolia, who is invited to visit his oldest friends on their country estate. But as their provincial Russian lives play out around him, he finds himself adrift in a miasma of false expectations, missed opportunities and unspoken passions. The cast includes Tamsin Greig, John Sessions and Iain Glen.

Rock Of Ages — with 28 classic rock anthems!8 March“Rock Of Ages” features a thundering mix of 28 arena-rock classics from the glory days of power rock. It follows a small town girl as she falls for a big city rocker, alongside the biggest, corniest rock songs of the 80s. An awesomely good time is guaranteed for all in this hot new rock musical.

Hayward Gallery — “Light Show”8 March“Light Show” will bring together a collection of sculptures and installations that use light to sculpt and shape space, creating evocative and sensory works that operate at the edge of the viewer’s perception.

Mozart, Beethoven and Schumann, at the Queen Elizabeth Hall8 MarchConductor Marin Alsop will be leading soprano Emma Bell and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in a selection of classical works by Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann and Maria Von Weber.

Mughal India: Art, Culture and Empire8 MarchThe British Library has a magnificent collection of manuscripts and paintings by the Mughals. At their peak, the Mughals ruled from Kabul in modern-day Afghanistan to most of the South Asian subcontinent. This exhibition will document the entire historical period from the 16th to 19th centuries, through more than 200 exquisite objects.

 
 
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