Events Around London

Today to Thu 12 Dec, closest first.    

More details - Welcome Wednesdays  at the National Gallery
Join a fun workshop using movement to bring the National Gallery collection alive, a chance for little ones to encounter dance and choreography, in a magical way.
Trafalgar Square London
Wed 4 Dec

More details - Mini Maestro Family Concert: Peter and the Wolf
ProgrammeCome and enjoy a scintillating performance of two Russian tales with music: Peter and the Wolf and The Flaming Firebird and the Princess Vasilisa, recreated for the enjoyment of both young and old by Olga and Matthew.
St Martin-in-the-Fields Trafalgar Square London
Sat 30 Nov 19

More details - Carols by Candlelight
World class performers create a wonderful festive event at the beautiful St Martin-in-the-Fields. St Martin-in-the-Fields in the heart of Trafalgar Square will be the breathtaking backdrop to our annual candlelit carol service to support families with children in hospital.
St-Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Tue 3 Dec 19

More details - Missing People London Carol Service 2019
Powered by Eventbrite London Carol Service 2019 We invite you to join our staff and volunteers at our annual Carol Service on Monday 9 December at St Martin-in-the-Fields on London’s Trafalgar Square this December to remember all those who are missing this Christmas.
St Martin-in-the-Fields on London’s Trafalgar Square
Mon 9 Dec 19

More details - The Mikado
Fake, fatuous and full of hot air. Titipu’s finest are farcically familiar. Gilbert & Sullivan’s topsy-turvy story focuses on the unfolding love between Nanki-Poo and Yum-Yum and the absurdity of laws and law-makers.
London Coliseum London Coliseum St Martins Lane London
Sat 16 Nov, Fri 22 Nov, Sat 23 Nov, Sat 30 Nov

More details - INTO FILM FESTIVAL - Rocketman
This fantastical biopic on the life of flamboyant and charismatic musician Elton John follows his journey from humble beginnings living in a Middlesex council home with his parents to his growing passion for music as a young and very talented pianist, leading to his big breakthrough in America.
Empire Haymarket, 63-65 Haymarket, London, London
Tue 19 Nov 19

More details - INTO FILM FESTIVAL - Spider-Man: Far From Home
After suffering a recent personal loss, Peter Parker decides to take some time for himself and joins his classmates on a school trip around some of Europes most famous cities.
Empire Haymarket, 63-65 Haymarket, London, London
Wed 20 Nov 19

More details - INTO FILM FESTIVAL - Screening with Q&A: Here for Life with the directors and performers
Empire Haymarket, 63-65 Haymarket, London, London
Thu 21 Nov 19

More details - INTO FILM FESTIVAL - Screening & Talk: Wild Rose with Screenskills
Set in Glasgow, this musical drama follows Rose, a spirited and slightly frenzied young woman recently out of prison. Although returning to the responsibilities and pressures of being a single mother to two children, she cannot shake her dream of becoming a country singer in Nashville.
Empire Haymarket, 63-65 Haymarket, London, London
Fri 22 Nov 19

More details - A festive misadventure awaits this Christmas at Shrek’s Adventure!
Boulders are being swapped for baubles and mud for mince pies, as a magical Grotto experience is set to return this Christmas at Shrek’s Adventure! London.
Riverside Building, County Hall Westminster Bridge Rd Lambeth
Sat 23 Nov, Sun 24 Nov, Sat 30 Nov, Sun 1 Dec, Sat 7 Dec, Sun 8 Dec, Sat 14 Dec, Sun 15 Dec, Sat 21 Dec to Tue 24 Dec

More details - Kill Ben Lyk + Scroobius Pip & Director Erwan Marinopolous Q&A
Multiple bullets, multiple targets, one name. Pop quiz: someone is running around London killing your namesake. What do you do? Do you run? Do you stay and fight? If you’re quasi-famous YouTuber Ben Lyk (Eugene Simon who also plays Lancel Lannister in Game of Thrones), you vlog about it and hope for the best.
Vue Piccadilly
Fri 22 Nov 19

More details - Miracle Christmas Pop Up Event
The Christmas-themed pop-up bar, renowned across America for its creative cocktails garnished with a side of kitsch, will launch on the hotel’s mezzanine from November 12th until December 23rd.
14-15 Henrietta St, Covent Garden, London
Today to Mon 23 Dec

More details - A Midsummer Night’s Dream
A new adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream,will take place at the Criterion Theatre in December as the third and final production in the 2019 National Youth Theatre (NYT) REP season.
218-223 Piccadilly, St. James’s, London
Fri 6 Dec 19

More details - Captain Flint and the Pirate Dinosaurs: The Magic Cutlass
This cracker of a show will have you sparkling with excitement this Christmas as Captain Flinn is back and is, once again, ready for a rollicking adventure!
Spiegeltent, Leicester Square
Sat 7 Dec 19 to Sun 5 Jan 2020

More details - Jazz for Toddlers
An interactive musical session for children and families. Join us at Jazz For Toddlers this November, for an interactive musical session for children aged 2-5 and all the family.
Level 5 Function Room, Southbank Centre Belvedere Road London
Fri 15 Nov 19

More details - She Is Jazz
The Festival’s flagship Mass Participation project returns for 2019. With an all-female creative team and all-female ensemble, the project addresses the continued gender imbalance within jazz music and seeks to highlight the incredible talent of amateur and professional female musicians alike.
Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre Belvedere Road London
Sat 16 Nov 19

More details - Black String: K-Music Festival 2019
ACT artists Black String burst on to the London scene eight years ago at the Jazz Festival and now the masters of traditional Korean music and jazz are back to make their mark on EFG London Jazz Festival 2019.
LONDON Southbank Centre / Purcell Room Belvedere Road London
Mon 18 Nov 19

More details - Evelyn & The Yellow Birds
Evelyn, a young woman living in Jamaica, decides to travel with her new husband to England under the promise of exciting new work opportunities. Having settled into life in London, Evelyn realises that her new home isn’t everything she had dreamed of, and misses the familiarity of island life.
Purcell Room, Southbank Centre Belvedere Road London
Sat 23 Nov 19

More details - Next Generation Takes Over
Our Next Generation Takes Over showcase events gives audiences a first chance to hear the rising stars of tomorrow. This event celebrates emerging talent, profiling the incredible music made by young people across the UK and providing exciting opportunities for collaboration with professional musicians.
Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre Belvedere Road London
Sun 24 Nov 19

More details - The LEGO Group announces takeover of Savoy this Christmas
This festive season, The Savoy will be handing over creative control of its hotly anticipated Christmas decorations to The LEGO Group, to reimagine its classic décor through the eyes of children.
The Savoy, Strand, London
Mon 18 Nov 19 to Fri 3 Jan 2020

More details - Miss Kiddy & the Cads - Vintage Christmas
Miss Kiddy and the Cads present a unique and extraordinary show for the most discerning and style conscious of audiences. They turn back the clock in every performance to a time of decadent style and sass.
Leicester Square Theatre, London
Sun 8 Dec 19

More details - Robyn Denny, Works On Paper
Works On Paper at Bernard Jacobson Gallery is an exhibition of work by celebrated British artist Robyn Denny. This exhibition includes more than 30 works on paper, a rarely-seen aspect of Denny’s practice, and spans his entire working career.
Bernard Jacobson Gallery
Today to Sat 16 Nov

More details - Vivaldi’s Four Seasons by Candlelight
Celebrate the end of the week with The Piccadilly Sinfonietta, an exciting new orchestra featuring some of the UK’s most outstanding young professional musicians, led by the sensational violinist Martyn Jackson.
197 Piccadilly St. James
Sat 23 Nov 19

More details - TU Autumn 2019 Concert: Emmanuel Bach, Salih Can Gevrek, Jack Wong
First half: Emmanuel Bach, violin, playing Mendelssohn Violin Concerto Second half: Salih Can Gevrek, piano, playing Mozart Piano concerto No 23 Jack Wong, conductor Hornton Chamber Orchestra flyer:
St James’s Church, 197 Piccadilly
Wed 27 Nov 19

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