What’s on in London May 2017

Whats on in London in May

See what events are on in London during May 2017.

Cheap event in London at Guildhall

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to Guildhall This tour will visit one of London's most historic buildings, with a Great Hall dating all the way back to medieval times.
Talk in London at Guildhall

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to Guildhall Attend a meeting of the Common Council at the Guildhall, and see the Lord Mayor of London dressed in all their finery.
 
Dirty Dancing at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema The Prince Charles Cinema will be screening a sing and dance along version of the ulitimate chick flick -- "Dirty Dancing".
Art exhibition at National Gallery

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to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showcasing a brand-new tapestry work by the Turner Prize winning artist, Chris Ofili.
 
Comedy in London: 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.
Classical music in London: Mayerling at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Kenneth MacMillan's greatest ballet, "Mayerling".
 
Comedy in London: 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.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Pott, Elgar and Brahms at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Theatre show in London: Nell Gwynn at Globe Theatre

to Globe Theatre 'Nell Gwynn' tells the story of a lowly orange seller, who rose up to become the king's mistress and a national treasure.
Music concert in London: Stormzy at O2 Academy Brixton

to O2 Academy Brixton Grime star Stormzy will be playing a run of three nights at the Brixton Academy to plug his album, 'Gang Signs & Prayer'.
 
Music concert in London: Seafret at Bush Hall

Bush Hall Seafret will be doing a mini-tour of the UK to support their new album 'Blank Me Out', which will include one night at Bush Hall.
Comedy in London: Scott Capurro at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Scott Capurro is probably not the best show to go to if you're a prude, but everyone else can see him at the Comedy Store.
 
Music concert in London: Robert Cray at Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Legendary blues guitarist Robert Cray will be coming to the UK in May and playing live at Cadogan Hall.
Theatre show in London: Brodsky Baryshnikov at Apollo Theatre

 

to Apollo Theatre Mikhail Baryshnikov's one-man show will bring Joseph Brodsky's poignant and eloquent poems to the Apollo Theatre.
 
Talk in London at Alan Bennett at Foyles

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Foyles Celebrated playwright Alan Bennett will be interviewing Nicholas Hytner about his time as director at the National Theatre.
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Wagner at Cadogan Hall.
Classical music in London: St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral David Titterington will be playing some classical music by Bach, Messiaen, Franck, Litaize and Eben at St Paul's Cathedral.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Debussy and Pierre Boulez at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Art exhibition at Michael Palin at National Gallery

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National Gallery Michael Palin will be revealing his favourite paintings at the National Gallery, and discussing what they mean to him.
Music concert in London: Daniel O Donnell at London Palladium

to London Palladium Irish music star Daniel O'Donnell will be touring the UK in 2017, and playing two nights at the London Palladium.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The London Chamber Orchestra will be playing music by John Adams, Shostakovich, Copland and Paul Eldin at Cadogan Hall.
Music concert in London: Deftones at Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace The Deftones' European tour will be coming to the Alexandra Palace in May, to plug the release of the new album 'Gore'.
 
Comedy in London: Sean Lock at Eventim Apollo

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to Eventim Apollo Sean Lock is back on tour at the Hammersmith Apollo with his brand-new stand-up show called 'Keep It Light'.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Magnus Lindberg and Beethoven at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The London Concertante will be performing Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, numbers 3-6, at Cadogan Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This concert will feature some of the best-loved film scores, including 'Star Wars', 'Harry Potter' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.
 
Theatre show in London: Woyzeck at Old Vic

to Old Vic John Boyega (from the recent Star Wars movie) will be starring in Buchner's "Woyzeck", at the Old Vic Theatre.
Music concert in London: Morgan Heritage And Etana at The Forum

The Forum Grammy Award-winning reggae stars Morgan Heritage & Etana are playing one night at the O2 Forum Kentish Town.
 
Sport in London at England Cricket at Lord’s

Lord’s Enjoy some international 1-day cricket at Lord's, where England will be taking on Ireland in a Royal London one day game
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Bartok and Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Anne-Sophie Mutter will be performing classical works by Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich at Barbican Hall.
Music concert in London: Sound Of The Sirens at Bush Hall

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Bush Hall Sound of the Sirens will be touring the UK in May to plug the release of their debut album 'For All Our Sins'.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of sculptures and paintings by Giacometti.
Musical in London: Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour at Duke of York’s Theatre

to Duke of York’s Theatre The Duke of York's Theatre will be putting on a musical production of 'Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour'.
 
Music concert in London: Underoath at The Forum

The Forum Underoath will be playing 'Define the Great Line' and 'They're Only Chasing Safety' at the O2 Forum Kentish Town.
Music concert in London: Raye at Heaven

Heaven Raye will be supporting Jess Glynne on her upcoming tour later in the year, but for now you can see her playing at Heaven.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Violinist Kyung Wha Chung will be playing all six of Bach's violin sonatas and partitas at Barbican Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Orchestra of Santa Cecilia will be playing music by Rossini, Tchaikovsky and Respighi at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Music concert in London: Will Joseph Cook at Heaven

Heaven Will Joseph Cook will be supported by Ten Tonnes when his 'Sweet Dreamer Tour' comes to Heaven in May.
Theatre show in London: Love In Idleness at Apollo Theatre

to Apollo Theatre Trevor Nunn will be directing a short run of Terence Rattigan's 'Love in Idleness' at the Apollo Theatre.
 
 
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