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BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraSakari Oramo conducts the orchestra, with clarinettist Martin Frost, for Shostakovich's Symphony No 9, Copland's Clarinet Concerto and Prokofiev's Symphony No 6.2018-10-17T19:30:00+01002018-10-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
Colin Dunne: ConcertColin Dunne: ConcertColin Dunne takes on the undanceable music of the enigmatic fiddle player, Tommie Potts, armed with a turntable, portable speakers and sheets of flooring.2018-10-17T19:45:00+01002018-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Now On
Colin Dunne: Concert
 
MacbethMacbethChristopher Eccleston makes his RSC debut as the power-hungry warrior opposite Niamh Cusack as his murderous wife in Polly Findlay's blood-soaked staging of Shakespeare's psychological thriller about a returning hero, who is driven to the brink of madness by the disturbing prophecies of three witches on the heath.2018-10-17T19:15:00+01002019-01-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Macbeth
 
Francis Upritchard: Wetwang SlackFrancis Upritchard: Wetwang SlackA site-specific installation, combining ceramics, tapestry, glassblowing and sculpture, transforming the space with a variety of archetypal figures.2018-10-17T11:00:00+01002019-01-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Francis Upritchard: Wetwang Slack
 
Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy And The Avant-GardeModern Couples: Art, Intimacy And The Avant-GardeModern Couples: Art, Intimacy And The Avant-GardeAn exploration of how relationships can become a playground for activity, Modern Couples puts the work of over 40 artist couples on display at the Barbican. Legendary duos like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, Dora Maar and Pablo Picasso and Camille Claudel and Auguste Rodin are shown side by side to reveal the transformative impact these artists had 2018-10-17T10:00:00+01002019-01-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Architecture
PRICING  £16, concs £12
DATES  10th October 2018 to 27th January 2019
An exploration of how relationships can become a playground for activity, Modern Couples puts the work of over 40 artist couples on display at the Barbican. Le... More about this event
 
Mew: FrengersMew: FrengersThe Danish progressive indie-rock trio celebrates the 15th anniversary of its globally acclaimed album, accompanied by a string ensemble.2018-10-20T16:00:00+01002018-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Mew: Frengers
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraJaime Martin conducts the orchestra, with violinist Christian Tetzlaff, for De Falla's Scenes And Dances From The Three Cornered Hat, Parts I & 2, Lalo's Symphonie Espagnole and Stravinsky's The Firebird, Suite.2018-10-21T19:00:00+01002018-10-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
London Symphony Orchestra
 
Crouch End Festival ChorusCrouch End Festival ChorusThe choir is joined by the BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by David Temple, for Tchaikovsky's Romeo And Juliet Fantasy Overture, the world premiere of Ryan Latimer's Frigates & Folly, and Bernstein's Chichester Psalms and West Side Story Suite No 2. With Joshua Abrams, Valeria Perboni, Emily Chesterton, Keoni Blockx and Nitai Levi.2018-10-24T19:30:00+01002018-10-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Crouch End Festival Chorus
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraViolinist Nikolaj Znaider joins the orchestra, conducted by Philippe Jordan, for Mussorgsky's Night On The Bare Mountain, Szymanowski's Violin Concerto No 2 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 5.2018-10-25T19:30:00+01002018-10-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Il Pomo D'Oro: SerseIl Pomo D'Oro: SerseCounter-tenor Franco Fagioli heads the cast as the hot-blooded Persian tyrant Xerxes, in Handel's Baroque opera. Directed by Maxim Emelyanychev.2018-10-26T18:30:00+01002018-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Il Pomo D'Oro: Serse
 
Ustad Shahid Parvez & Parveen SultanaUstad Shahid Parvez & Parveen SultanaTwo of India's most acclaimed musicians, the sitar virtuoso and the Indian classical and Bollywood singer.2018-10-28T17:30:00+00002018-10-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Ustad Shahid Parvez & Parveen Sultana
 
Peter Cetera And The Bad Daddy'sPeter Cetera And The Bad Daddy'sThe Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and member of rock group Chicago, from 1968-1986, performs with his seven-piece electric band.2018-10-29T19:30:00+00002018-10-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Peter Cetera And The Bad Daddy's
 
Romeo And JulietRomeo And JulietErica Whyman directs Shakespeare's tale of doomed lovers torn apart by the bitter divisions of their parents, featuring Bally Gill and Karen Fishwick in the title roles.2018-11-02T19:15:00+00002019-01-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Romeo And Juliet
 
#Merky Books Live#Merky Books LiveLiterary & Education, Author Event.2018-11-07T20:00:00+00002018-11-07T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
#Merky Books Live
 
Punch BrothersPunch BrothersThe modern bluegrass quintet promotes its fifth studio album, All Ashore.2018-11-16T19:30:00+00002018-11-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Soon
Punch Brothers
 
Afro Celt Sound SystemAfro Celt Sound SystemThe three-piece present their fusion of modern electronic dance rhythms with traditional Irish and West African music.2018-11-21T20:00:00+00002018-11-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Afro Celt Sound System
 
Jamie Jones & Kate Simko: Opus 1Jamie Jones & Kate Simko: Opus 1Jones and Simko are joined by the London Electric Orchestra, conducted by Robert Ames, for a performance of new material and reworked originals.2018-11-27T19:30:00+00002018-11-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Jamie Jones & Kate Simko: Opus 1
 
The Merry Wives Of WindsorThe Merry Wives Of WindsorThe RSC presents Shakespeare's comedy of suburbia, wives and over-inflated egos, directed by Fiona Laird.2018-12-07T19:15:00+00002019-01-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Merry Wives Of Windsor
 
LowLowThe American indie-rock group from Duluth, Minnesota, celebrates its 25th anniversary, promoting the album, Double Negative.2019-02-01T00:00:00+00002019-02-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Anton & Erin: Dance Those Magical MusicalsAnton & Erin: Dance Those Magical MusicalsStrictly Come Dancing stars Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag perform classic ballroom dance to musical numbers.2019-02-09T14:30:00+00002019-02-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Anton & Erin: Dance Those Magical Musicals
 
 
 

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