What’s on in London today

Whats on in London today

See what events are on today in London on Saturday 29th April.

Music concert in London today: Frank Sinatra at Royal Festival Hall

(Today)Royal Festival Hall The Royal Festival Hall is putting on an afternoon of music and dance to celebrate the work of Frank Sinatra.
Classical music in London today: Royal Festival Hall

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(Today)Royal Festival Hall Join the London Concert Orchestra for the flag-waving "Last Night of the Spring Proms" at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Music concert in London today: Eddi Reader at Union Chapel

(Today)Union Chapel Eddi Reader was the singer in Fairground Attraction, and you can hear her when she comes to the Union Chapel in April.
Music concert in London today: Elkie Brooks at Cadogan Hall

(Today)Cadogan Hall Elkie Brooks will be coming to Cadogan Hall in April and playing some of her biggest hits from the last fifty years.
 
Comedy in London today: Jimmy Carr at Eventim Apollo

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(Today)Eventim Apollo Jimmy Carr is back on tour with his best jokes from the last ten years, and playing one night at the Eventim Apollo.
Classical music in London today: Mayerling at Royal Opera House

 

(Today) to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Kenneth MacMillan's greatest ballet, "Mayerling".
 
Art exhibition today at National Gallery

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(Today) to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showcasing a brand-new tapestry work by the Turner Prize winning artist, Chris Ofili.
Theatre show in London today: The Treatment at Almeida Theatre

(Today) to Almeida Theatre 'The Treatment' is a satire on the film business, and how it can turn one woman's true story into a profit-making movie.
 
Theatre show in London today: Romeo And Juliet at Globe Theatre

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(Today) to Globe Theatre William Shakespeare's tragic play 'Romeo and Juliet' will be returning to the Globe Theatre this summer.
Theatre show in London today: Resistible Rise Of Arturo Ui at Donmar Warehouse

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(Today) to Donmar Warehouse Lenny Henry will be starring in Bertolt Brecht's 'The Resistible Rise Of Arturo Ui' at the Donmar Warehouse.
 
Theatre show in London today: Obsession at Barbican Centre

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(Today) to Barbican Centre Jude Law will be starring in 'Obsession' at the Barbican Theatre, a play based on the classic movie by Luchino Visconti.
Comedy in London today: Pam Ann at Leicester Square Theatre

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(Today) to Leicester Square Theatre Pam Ann will be celebrating her 20th anniversary when her 'Touch Trolley Run To Galley' comes to the Leicester Square Theatre.
 
Musical in London today: Carousel at London Coliseum

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(Today) to London Coliseum Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe will be starring in Rodgers and Hammerstein's 'Carousel' at the London Coliseum.
Art exhibition today at Tate Britain

(Today) to Tate Britain Tate Britain's 'Queer British Art' will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.
 
Guided tour in London today at The City

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The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
Guided tour in London today at Jason’s Trip

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(Today) to Jason’s Trip Jason's Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent's Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.
Childrens event in London today at Serpentine

(Today) to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Theatre show in London today: The Goat at Theatre Royal Haymarket

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(Today) to Theatre Royal Haymarket TV star Damien Lewis will be starring in 'The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?', about the pitfalls of having an impossible affair.
 
Buckingham Palace today

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(Today) to Buckingham Palace Enjoy a glass of champagne and a tour of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, in the company of an expert guide.
Art exhibition today at National Portrait Gallery

(Today) to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be be putting on an exhibition of works by Howard Hodgkin, called 'Absent Friends'.
 
Theatre show in London today: Wipers Times at Arts Theatre

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(Today) to Arts Theatre Ian Hislop's 'The Wipers Times' tells the true story of a trench newspaper written by the soldiers during the Battle of the Somme.
Musical in London today: 42nd Street at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

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(Today) to Theatre Royal Drury Lane 42nd Street tells the story of a Broadway dancer who gets her shot at stardom when the leading lady gets injured.
 
Art exhibition today at National Gallery

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(Today) to National Gallery An exhibition showing two collaborations by the great Renaissance masters, Sebastiano del Piombo and Michelangelo.
Art exhibition today at National Portrait Gallery

 

(Today) to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be comparing the work of two different artists -- Claude Cahun and Gillian Wearing.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at British Museum

 

(Today) to British Museum The British Museum will be exploring the American Dream, using prints from the likes of Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns.
Musical in London today: An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre

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(Today) to Dominion Theatre "An American in Paris" uses the music of George and Ira Gershwin to tell the story of an American GI in post-war Paris.
 
Theatre show in London today: The Miser at Garrick Theatre

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(Today) to Garrick Theatre Griff Rhys Jones, Lee Mack and Matthew Horne will be starring in a new production of 'The Miser' at the Garrick Theatre.
Theatre show in London today: Stepping Out at Vaudeville Theatre

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(Today) to Vaudeville Theatre 'Stepping Out' has an amazing cast that includes Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman and Tamzin Outhwaite.
 
Cheap event in London today at St. James’s Park

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(Today) to St. James’s Park Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London's Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.
Theatre show in London today: Whos Afraid Of Virginia Woolf at Harold Pinter Theatre

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(Today) to Harold Pinter Theatre Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill will be starring in 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?' at the Harold Pinter Theatre.
 
Art exhibition today at Courtauld Gallery

(Today) to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery will be displaying some paintings, collages, drawings, watercolours by the Bloomsbury Group.
Art exhibition today at Tate Modern

(Today) to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the experimental photographer Wolfgang Tillmans.
 
Art exhibition today at National Gallery

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(Today) to National Gallery You'll be able to see Cagnacci's 'Repentant Magdalene' on display at the National Gallery for the first time in thirty years.
Art exhibition today at Tate Britain

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(Today) to Tate Britain Tate Britain will be putting on a comprehensive exhibition of David Hockney's work, drawn from the last sixty years.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Science Museum

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(Today) to Science Museum The Science Museum will be exploring the last 500 years of robots, with over 100 robots on display, plus 12 working models.
Houses of Parliament today

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Houses of Parliament Enjoy a Saturday tour of Parliament, and then enjoy a special afternoon tea on the Terrace Pavilion overlooking the Thames.
 
Guided tour in London today at Millennium Bridge

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Millennium Bridge This guided walk will take you along a small stretch of the Thames, to look at some of the river's best buildings.
Houses of Parliament today

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Houses of Parliament The Houses of Parliament opens guided tours on most Saturdays of the year, when the MPs return to their constituencies.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Old Operating Theatre

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Old Operating Theatre Enjoy a demonstration of 19th-century surgery, held in the confines of the Old Operating Theatre at St. Thomas's Hospital.
Theatre show in London today: Travesties at Apollo Theatre

 

(Today)Apollo Theatre The Apollo Theatre will be putting on a production of Tom Stoppard's comedy 'Travesties', starring Tom Hollander.
 
 
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