What’s on in London Thursday 21 September

Nathan Caton at Comedy Store

to Comedy Store Stand-up comic Nathan Caton is a regular performer at London's famous Comedy Store in Soho.
Barbican Hall

to Barbican Hall Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing three works by Stravinsky at Barbican Hall.
 
Sigur Ros at Eventim Apollo

to Eventim Apollo Sigur Ros will be playing three nights at the Eventim Apollo as part of their month-long European tour.
Le Grand Mort at Trafalgar Studios

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to Trafalgar Studios Julian Clary will be starring in Stephen Clark's amusing thriller, 'Le Grand Mort', at Trafalgar Studios.
 
Middlesex at Lord’s

to Lord’s Enjoy a few innings of cricket when the champions Middlesex take on Lancashire in a County Championship game at Lord's.
Anne Edmonds at Soho Theatre

to Soho Theatre Aussie comic Anne Edmonds is coming to the Soho Theatre with her new stand-up show, 'No Offence, None Taken'.
 
Mae Martin at Soho Theatre

to Soho Theatre Mae Martin will be bringing her 'Dope' show to the Soho Theatre for a two-week run in September.
Labour Of Love at Noël Coward Theatre

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to Noël Coward Theatre Martin Freeman and Sarah Lancashire will be starring in James Graham's sharp new political play, 'Labour of Love'.
 
Micky Flanagan at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Cockney comic Micky Flanagan is bringing his An' Another Fing Tour to the O2 Arena for a run of ten nights this autumn.
Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's will be putting on a comprehensive exhibition of works by the British sculpture Rachel Whiteread.
 
Derren Brown Underground at Playhouse Theatre

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to Playhouse Theatre Derren Brown is bringing his new show "Miracle" to the West End in November, for a two-month run at the Palace Theatre.
Boudica at Globe Theatre

to Globe Theatre 'Boudica' tells the story of the Queen of the Iceni's brutal and bloody rebellion against the occupying Roman army.
 
Prism at Hampstead Theatre

to Hampstead Theatre 'Prism' is a witty and poignant new play about the double Oscar-winning cinematographer Jack Cardiff.
Oslo at Lyttelton Theatre

to Lyttelton Theatre Oslo tells the story of how the Oslo Peace Accords came about, which led to the famous handshake on the White House lawn.
 
Michael Mcintyre at Soho Theatre

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Soho Theatre Michael McIntyre will be doing some 'work in progress' shows at the Soho Theatre in preparation for a new tour.
Follies at Olivier Theatre

to Olivier Theatre Stephen Sondheim's 'Follies' will be coming to the National Theatre with Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton.
 
Against at Almeida Theatre

to Almeida Theatre 'Against' is a new play about a Silicon Valley billionaire who plans to change the world, and only violence stands in his way.
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.
 
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.
Apologia at Trafalgar Studios

to Trafalgar Studios 'Apologia' stars Stockard Channing, Freema Agyeman, Desmond Barrit, Joseph Millson and Downton Abbey's Laura Carmichael.
 
Guildhall Art Gallery

Free

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.
Evita at Phoenix Theatre

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to Phoenix Theatre Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Evita' is returning to the West End for a 12-week run at the Phoenix Theatre.
 
Tower Bridge

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to Tower Bridge Here is a list of the scheduled lift times for Tower Bridge, so you can see the roadway open and close and grab a photo.
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?
 
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.
Museum of Childhood

Free

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.
 
Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum's new exhibition is called 'Beneath The Surface', all about the evolution of whales and dolphins.
National Portrait Gallery

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to National Portrait Gallery 'The Encounter' is a major new portrait exhibition featuring works by Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein, Rubens and Rembrandt.
 
Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern's 'Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power' exhibition will showcase American during the 1960s-80s.
Girl From The North Country at Old Vic

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to Old Vic 'Girl From The North Country' uses Bob Dylan's music to tell a story of a Minnesota guesthouse during the Great Depression.
 
Leighton House Museum

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to Leighton House Museum 'At Home in Antiquity' is an exhibition of romanticised images of domestic life in antiquity by Lawrence Alma-Tadema.
Queen Anne at Theatre Royal Haymarket

to Theatre Royal Haymarket 'Queen Anne' explores the relationship between the Queen of England and Sarah, the pushy Duchess of Marlborough.
 
Photographer’s Gallery

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to Photographer’s Gallery The Photographer's Gallery will be putting on an exhibition called 'Cathedral of the Pines' by American artist Gregory Crewdson.
National Portrait Gallery

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery's BP Portrait Award is the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world.
 
The Ferryman at Gielgud Theatre

to Gielgud Theatre Sam Mendes will be directing a production of Jez Butterworth's 'The Ferryman' at the Gielgud Theatre.
National Gallery

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to National Gallery The National Gallery will be reuniting the two halves of a diptych, by the 14th-century Italian artist Giovanni da Rimini.
 
Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of abstract works by Turkish artist Fahrelnissa Zeid.
Victoria & Albert Museum

to V&A The 'Shaping Fashion' exhibition will showcase some of the best pieces by Spanish fashion designer Cristobal Balenciaga.
 
Annie at Piccadilly Theatre

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to Piccadilly Theatre One of the world's favourite family musicals, Annie, is back in the West End for a run at the Piccadilly Theatre.
Queen’s Gallery

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to Queen’s Gallery 'Canaletto & The Art of Venice' collects together some of the greatest paintings and drawings of Venice by Canaletto.
 
Victoria & Albert Museum

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to V&A 'Their Mortal Remains' is a huge new exhibition at the V&A about one of the most influential bands in rock: Pink Floyd.
Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's 'Queer British Art' will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.
 
 
 
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