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Exhibition Tour With Igor Toronyi-LalicExhibition Tour With Igor Toronyi-LalicThe editor leads a tour round the Ragnar Kjartansson exhibition.2016-09-01T19:00:00+01002016-09-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Exhibition Tour With Igor Toronyi-Lalic
 
The AlchemistThe AlchemistPolly Findlay directs Ben Jonson's satire featuring an original prologue and revisions by Stephen Jeffries, with Hywel Morgan as Lovewit, Mark Lockyer as Subtle and Siobhan McSweeney as Doll Common.2016-09-02T19:15:00+01002016-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Alchemist
 
Doctor FaustusDoctor FaustusChristopher Marlowe's dark and subversive tale of one man's foolhardy pact with The Devil, directed by Maria Aberg. Sandy Grierson and Oliver Ryan alternate the roles of Doctor Faustus and the demon Mephistopheles.2016-09-07T19:15:00+01002016-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Doctor Faustus
 
Architecture On Stage - Six Proposals For A 21st Century UniversityArchitecture On Stage - Six Proposals For A 21st Century UniversityA discussion about reinventing the university campus.2016-09-12T00:00:00+01002016-09-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Architecture On Stage - Six Proposals For A 21st Century University
 
BigMouthBigMouthThe Belgian film and television actor pays tribute to the art of speech by impersonating a range of famous speakers.2016-09-13T19:00:00+01002016-09-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BigMouth
 
SmallWarSmallWarValentijn Dhaenens plays a hardened First World War nurse keeping dutiful watch over a critically injured soldier in this multimedia performance.2016-09-13T21:00:00+01002016-09-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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SmallWar
 
Mogwai Play AtomicMogwai Play AtomicThe ethereal, largely instrumental post-rock from Glasgow performs a live soundscape to accompany a screening of director Mark Cousins' acclaimed documentary Atomic: Living In Dread And Promise.2016-09-15T19:30:00+01002016-09-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Mogwai Play Atomic
 
London Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda - VerdiLondon Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda - VerdiGianandrea Noseda conducts Verdi's Requiem with Erika Grimaldi, soprano, Daniela Barcellona, mezzo-soprano, Francesco Meli, tenor and Michele Pertusi, baritone.2016-09-18T19:00:00+01002016-09-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda - Verdi
 
Leif Ove Andsnes In RecitalLeif Ove Andsnes In RecitalThe pianist performs a full programme of classical pieces.2016-09-19T19:30:00+01002016-09-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Leif Ove Andsnes In Recital
 
London Schools Symphony Orchestra - A Roald Dahl AdventureLondon Schools Symphony Orchestra - A Roald Dahl AdventurePeter Ash conducts a concert performance of his musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's The Minpins.2016-09-21T19:30:00+01002016-09-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Schools Symphony Orchestra - A Roald Dahl Adventure
 
London Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda: Debussy, Haydn, ShostakovichLondon Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda: Debussy, Haydn, ShostakovichGianandrea Noseda conducts Debussy's La Mer, Haydn's Trumpet Concerto and Shostakovich's Symphony No 5, with Philip Cobb, trumpet.2016-09-22T19:30:00+01002016-09-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda: Debussy, Haydn, Shostakovich
 
Terry RileyTerry RileyGyan Riley and London Contemporary Orchestra perform Terry Riley's In C, plus other pieces by the composer.2016-09-24T19:30:00+01002016-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Terry Riley
 
Architecture On Stage: Valerio OlgiatiArchitecture On Stage: Valerio OlgiatiThe architect discusses his work.2016-09-25T19:00:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Architecture On Stage: Valerio Olgiati
 
London Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding: Jack Sheen, Sibelius, MahlerLondon Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding: Jack Sheen, Sibelius, MahlerDaniel Harding conducts Jack Sheen's Lung, Sibelius's Violin Concerto and Mahler's Symphony No 4, with Nikolaj Znaider, violin and Christiane Karg, soprano.2016-09-25T19:00:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding: Jack Sheen, Sibelius, Mahler
 
Ana MouraAna MouraThe chart-topping artist from Portugal takes to the stage to perform her own original and contemporary fado songs.2016-09-26T19:30:00+01002016-09-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Ana Moura
 
The MachineThe MachineCollectif And Then's Francesca Hyde and Lucie N'Duhirahe in collaboration with the Serbian collective Karkatag present an interactive theatre piece about machinery.2016-09-27T19:45:00+01002016-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Machine
 
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Oramo: Brett Dean, StraussBBC Symphony Orchestra/Oramo: Brett Dean, StraussSakari Oramo conducts Brett Dean's Knocking At The Hellgate and Strauss's Ein Heldenleben, with Russell Braun, baritone.2016-09-28T19:30:00+01002016-09-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra/Oramo: Brett Dean, Strauss
 
Marouane HajjiMarouane HajjiThe vocalist from Morocco performs Sufi worship music. Support comes from Master Musicians of Jajouka led by Bachir Attar.2016-09-29T19:30:00+01002016-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Marouane Hajji
 
James Holden & Maalem Houssam GuiniaJames Holden & Maalem Houssam GuiniaA collaboration between the two musicians on a mixture of electronica and Moroccan music. Support from Etienne Jaumet & Sonic Boom: The La Monte Young Project.2016-09-30T19:30:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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James Holden & Maalem Houssam Guinia
 
The VulgarThe Vulgar What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance to the 18th, late 20th and 21st centuries, The Vulgar attempts to answer this question. Curated by exhibition-maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips, this Barbican exhibition shows how fashion often changes the definition of the word.2016-10-13T00:00:00+01002017-02-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Art Gallery,   Silk Street      EC2 8DS
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  13th October 2016 to 5th February 2017
VENUE  Barbican Art Gallery 
What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance to the 18th, late 20th and 21st centuries, The Vulgar a... More about this event
 
Maria GaduMaria GaduThe artist, at the forefront of Musica Popular Brasileira, performs from her new album Guela with her live band, conjuring the streets of her Sao Paulo hometown with rootsy acoustic sounds.2016-10-23T20:00:00+01002016-10-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Maria Gadu
 
Afro Celt Sound SystemAfro Celt Sound SystemThe three-piece presents its fusion of modern electronic dance rhythms with traditional Irish and West African music, playing tracks from its new album, The Source.2016-10-30T19:00:00+00002016-10-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Afro Celt Sound System
 
Tim HeckerTim HeckerElectronica from the musician and sound artist based in Los Angeles, USA and Montreal, Canada.2016-11-04T19:10:00+00002016-11-04T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Tim Hecker
 
Michael Nyman BandMichael Nyman BandTo mark its 40th anniversary, the band performs music from composer Michael Nyman's illustrious career via soundtracks for The Draughtman's Contract, Prospero's Books and The Piano, plus premieres of new pieces.2016-11-14T19:30:00+00002016-11-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Michael Nyman Band
 
Bach At ChristmasBach At ChristmasThe Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists performs Bach's Magnificat In E, Lutheran Mass In F and Cantata "Susser Trost".2016-12-12T19:30:00+00002016-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Bach At Christmas
 
Katherine JenkinsKatherine JenkinsThe Welsh mezzo-soprano performs classical and contemporary songs and arias.2016-12-27T19:30:00+00002016-12-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Katherine Jenkins
 
Tanita TikaramTanita TikaramThe Anglo-German folk pop singer-songwriter, who is best known for her 1980s hits Twist in My Sobriety and Good Tradition, promotes her ninth album Closer To The People.2017-02-24T19:30:00+00002017-02-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Tanita Tikaram
 
ObsessionObsessionIvo van Hove directs Jude Law in a stage version of Luchino Visconti's 1943 erotically charged thriller, based on James M Cain's novel The Postman Always Rings Twice, about a down-at-heel drifter, who sparks a dangerous affair with a married woman, whose husband owns a roadside restaurant and petrol station. The lovers plot to kill the spouse but t2017-04-19T19:45:00+01002017-05-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Obsession
 
 
 

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