What’s on in London Saturday 17 December

Whats on in London on Sat 17th December

See what events are on in London on Saturday 17 December 2016.

Portobello Road

Portobello Road Portobello Road is home to the UK's most famous antiques market, with over 100,000 people browsing hundreds of stalls.
Childrens event in London at St. Paul’s Cathedral

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St. Paul’s Cathedral Enjoy a Christmas Carol concert at St Paul's Cathedral, especially suitable for families and children.
 
London Dungeon

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London Dungeon London Dungeon Lates is an adult-only event which will try and scare the living bejesus out of you and your missus.
Music concert in London: Fatboy Slim at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Fro this gig at The O2 Fatboy Slim will be raving 'in the round', with a heaving dance floor and spectacular production overhead.
 
Musical in London: Million Dollar Quartet at Royal Festival Hall

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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.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall "Carols by Candlelight" features seasonal readings and Christmas carols performed in an evocative candlelit setting.
 
Royal Albert Hall

to Royal Albert Hall Jonathan Cohen will lead the audience through an evening of Christmas carols and seasonal hits at the Royal Albert Hall.
Childrens event in London at Snowman at Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Raymond Briggs "The Snowman" will be shown at Cadogan Hall, alongside a performance of 'We're Going On A Bear Hunt'.
 
Opera in London: Der Rosenkavalier at Royal Opera House

Royal Opera House Renee Fleming will be starring in Richard Strauss' comedy opera "Der Rosenkavalier", at the Royal Opera House.
Music concert in London: Midge Ure at Union Chapel

Union Chapel Ultravox star Midge Ure is bringing his 'Something From Everything Tour' to the Union Chapel in December.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra will be playing some classical works by Wagner, Mahler and Berg at Barbican Hall.
Music concert in London: Bootleg Beatles at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo This is the closest you'll ever get to seeing the real Beatles -- watching the Bootleg Beatles at the Eventim Apollo.
 
Music concert in London: Overtones at Indigo

Indigo Dust off that Overtones Christmas album and get yourself down to the Indigo, where they'll be playing two nights
Comedy in London: Funmbi Omotayo at Tattershall Castle

Tattershall Castle Funmbi Omotayo will appearing at a floating comedy club onboard the Tattershall Castle, which is moored on the Embankment.
 
Theatre show in London: Peppa Pig at 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.
Comedy in London: Nathan Caton at Comedy Store

Comedy Store Stand-up comic Nathan Caton is a regular performer at London's famous Comedy Store in Soho.
Sport in London at Alexandra Palace

to Alexandra Palace The William Hill World Darts Championship features 72 of the world's best players competing for the Sid Waddell Trophy.
Musical in London: Mr Poppers Penguins at Criterion Theatre

to Criterion Theatre Mr and Mrs Popper are bringing their amazing family of puppet penguins to the Criterion Theatre for two weeks over Christmas.
 
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum.
Sport in London at London International Horse Show at London Olympia

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to London Olympia The London International Horse Show will feature world-class show jumping, dressage and carriage driving competitions.
 
Theatre show in London: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs at Shaw Theatre

to Shaw Theatre This year's Christmas panto at the Shaw Theatre will be "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
Theatre show in London: Potted Panto at Garrick Theatre

to Garrick Theatre Dan and Jeff are back with seven shows in one -- managing to shoe-horn seven pantomimes into a single show!
 
Theatre show in London: Art at Old Vic

to Old Vic The Old Vic will be putting on a production of Yasmina Reza's award-winning play, "Art".
Theatre show in London: Cinderella Panto at London Palladium

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to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
 
Theatre show in London: Saint Joan at Donmar Warehouse

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

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to New Wimbledon Theatre WImbledon Theatre's Christmas panto this year l be "Dick Whittington", starring Matthew Kelly as Sarah the Cook.
 
Childrens event in London at London Olympia

to London Olympia London Chess Classic will feature ten of the world's best players competing live on stage, at the London Olympia.
Musical in London: Rent at St. James Theatre

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to St. James Theatre The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
 
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia's Impressionist movement.
Theatre show in London: Hamlet at Trafalgar Studios

to Trafalgar Studios This critically-acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' boils the bloody action down into a single night at a wedding.
 
Musical in London: Dirty Dancing at Phoenix Theatre

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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.
Childrens event in London at Muppet Christmas Carol at Prince Charles Cinema

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Prince Charles Cinema Prince Charles Cinema will be showing "The Muppet Christmas Carol" at one of their mad-cap sing-a-long nights.
 
Guided tour in London at The City

to The City Enjoy a walk around the Victorian streets where Charles Dickens found inspiration for Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger.
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre

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

to Hampstead Theatre "Wild Honey" is a comedy of misunderstandings and passion, based on Anton Chekhov's early, untitled play.
Childrens event in London at Museum of London Docklands

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

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

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a retrospective exhibition of works by American artist Robert Rauschenberg.
 
Art exhibition at Saatchi Gallery

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to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery's "Painters' Painters" exhibition showcases the work of nine artists who are inspiring the next generation.
Childrens event in London at Frozen at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Disney's animated classic "Frozen" is coming to the Prince Charles Cinema, in a special sing-a-long version for kids.
 
 
 
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