London events > London events today Need some inspiration for 19th October? Edward Elgar premiered his Pomp and Circumstance March on this day in 1901, which has gone on to become a firm favourite at Last Night of the Proms. Why not see if there are any Elgar recitals playing today? Or maybe another classical concert instead? Music, comedy & film Here are some music concerts, comedy gigs and films in London tonight Show all music, comedy to 19th 21st October 2017 • Comedy Store Tom Wrigglesworth is one of our best new comedians, and will be appearing at London's Comedy Store. 19 October 2017 • KOKO Up-and-coming star Becky Hill will be coming to London in October and playing one night at KOKO.
Theatre shows Here are some theatre plays and West End musicals in London this evening Show all theatre to 19 Oct 3rd March 2018 • Queen’s Theatre "Les Miserables" is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution. to 19 Oct 3rd March 2018 • Fortune Theatre A man is obsessed with a family curse and hires a sceptical young actor to help him exorcise the fear that grips his soul.
Family & Kid’s events Today’s events for families and children that make great days out in London Show all kid’s events to 19th October 3rd December 2017 • Lyceum Theatre Based on the Oscar-winning Disney movie, "The Lion King" tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle. to 19th October 17th December 2017 • Cambridge Theatre Roald Dahl's "Matilda" tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers.
Art & Museums Here are some art and museum exhibitions taking place in London today Show all exhibitions to 19 Oct 21st January 2018 • Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's 'Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys' exhibition will include some portraits by French artist Chaim Soutine.
Royal & Religious Here are some Royal and religious events taking place today in London Show royal, religious Every day • St. Paul’s Cathedral If you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul's Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.
Political & Military Here are some political events and military parades you can visit today Show all political, military to 19th October 2nd December 2017 • Noël Coward Theatre Martin Freeman and Sarah Lancashire will be starring in James Graham's sharp new political play, 'Labour of Love'.
Sightseeing tours There are lots of guided walks and sightseeing tours taking place today Show all tours Every day • Original Bus Tour The Original Tour is one of London's most popular sightseeing buses, and it's also a great way to travel around the capital.
Classical music Spend your evening watching an opera, ballet or listening to classical music Show all classical 19th October 2017 • Barbican Hall Join the London Symphony Orchestra for an evening of works by Thomas Ades, Mendelssohn and Brahms at Barbican Hall.
Free events Here are some good events that you can do for free in London today Show all free events to 19 Oct 4th February 2018 • Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of work by Wade Guyton, called 'Das New Yorker Atelier, Abridged'.
Other London events Here are some things to see and do if you’re visiting London today Show other events Every day • The City If weaving your way in and out of the busy traffic on a hire bike sounds like fun, then how about hiring a "Boris Bike"? Every day • Globe Theatre Have a tour of William Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on Bankside, and learn what life was like for the 16th-century playwright. Every day • Docklands Light Railway (DLR) The driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.