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London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir Simon Rattle conducts Bartok's Music For Strings, Percussion And Celeste and Bruckner's Symphony No 6.2019-01-17T00:00:00+00002019-01-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Modern Couples: Make Your Own Relationship RulesModern Couples: Make Your Own Relationship RulesLiterary & Education, Talk.2019-01-17T19:00:00+00002019-01-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Modern Couples: Make Your Own Relationship Rules
 
Britten Sinfonia: Mahler And BrahmsBritten Sinfonia: Mahler And BrahmsSir Mark Elder conducts the ensemble for the second instalment of their Brahms Symphony Cycle, paired with Mahler's emotionally charged Songs Of A Wayfarer, and Britten's Suite on English Folk Tunes, the composer's last completed orchestral work. With mezzo-soprano Anna Stephany.2019-01-17T19:30:00+00002019-01-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Today Only
Britten Sinfonia: Mahler And Brahms
 
Les Antliaclastes: Waltz Of The HommelettesLes Antliaclastes: Waltz Of The HommelettesLes Antliaclastes: Waltz Of The HommelettesMasked performers, sound, music, automatons and sculptural puppets brings Patrick Sims's magical cabinet of curiosities to life, containing hints of Alice In Wonderland and loosely based on Brothers Grimm's The Elves. Part of the London International Mime Festival, Waltz of the Hommelettes is a UK premiere performed by Patrick Sims' new company, Le2019-01-17T19:45:00+00002019-01-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican The Pit,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Puppet shows
PRICING  £18
DATES  15th to 19th Jan 2019
VENUE  Barbican The Pit 
Masked performers, sound, music, automatons and sculptural puppets brings Patrick Sims's magical cabinet of curiosities to life, containing hints of Alice In W... More about this event
 
Living DesignLiving DesignCarmela Kantorowicz and Stephanie Wilkinson exhibit a selection of their latest ceramics, art and furnishings designs.2019-01-17T09:30:00+00002019-01-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Free EventNow On
Living Design
 
Making Music TogetherMaking Music TogetherThis exhibition features quotes, posters and film from Making Music member groups and a specially commissioned series of portraits of leisure-time musicians.2019-01-17T21:30:00+00002019-03-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Free EventOngoing
Making Music Together
 
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.2019-01-17T13:30:00+00002019-01-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Ongoing
Macbeth
 
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 2019-01-17T10:00:00+00002019-01-27T00:00:00+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
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraLothar Koenigs conducts Beethoven's Violin Concerto and Schoenberg's Pelleas Et Melisande, with violinist James Ehnes.2019-01-18T19:30:00+00002019-01-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
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.2019-01-19T13:30:00+00002019-01-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Romeo And Juliet
 
Theatre de l'Entrouvert: AnywhereTheatre de l'Entrouvert: AnywhereTheatre de l'Entrouvert: AnywhereFrom France, Theatre de l'Entrouvert's puppet theatre piece, Anywhere, is loosely based on Oedipus On The Road by Henry Bauchau. It plays at The Pit as part of the London International Mime Festival. The blind king, Oedipus, is portrayed as a luminous puppet made of ice, remade for each performance.2019-01-22T19:45:00+00002019-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican The Pit,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Puppet shows
PRICING  £18
DATES  22nd to 26th Jan 2019
VENUE  Barbican The Pit 
From France, Theatre de l'Entrouvert's puppet theatre piece, Anywhere, is loosely based on Oedipus On The Road by Henry Bauchau. It plays at The Pit as part of... More about this event
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraSakari Oramo conducts Richard Causton's Ik Zeg: Nu (I Say: Now), Schumann's Cello Concerto and Brahms's Symphony No 3, with cellist Steven Isserlis.2019-01-23T19:30:00+00002019-01-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
Modern Couples: Beloved Muse - Emilie FlogeModern Couples: Beloved Muse - Emilie FlogeViennese actor Maxi Blaha presents a solo performance exploring the life of Emilie Floge, the companion and muse of Gustav Klimt.2019-01-24T19:00:00+00002019-01-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Modern Couples: Beloved Muse - Emilie Floge
 
Gecko: The WeddingGecko: The WeddingGecko: The WeddingGecko's intricate choreography brings the union between state and individual into question amid a flurry of white dresses and tackling big themes such as community and isolation. "It's about the social contract that we all have with the state", Amit Lahav, artistic director of acclaimed international theatre company Gecko told The Guardian theatre 2019-01-24T19:45:00+00002019-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Physical theatre
PRICING  £16-£28
DATES  24th, 25th and 26th January 2019
Gecko's intricate choreography brings the union between state and individual into question amid a flurry of white dresses and tackling big themes such as commu... More about this event
 
Le Concert SpirituelLe Concert SpirituelHerve Niquet conducts Plantade's Requiem In D Minor, In Memory Of Marie-Antoinette, Berlioz's Tristia and Cherubini's Requiem In C Minor, In Memory Of Louis XVI.2019-01-25T19:30:00+00002019-01-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Le Concert Spirituel
 
Bavarian Radio Symphony OrchestraBavarian Radio Symphony OrchestraMariss Jansons conducts Strauss's Four Last Songs and Ein Heldenleben, with soprano Diana Damrau.2019-01-26T19:30:00+00002019-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
 
Imagining IrelandImagining IrelandA selection of musicians, including Martin Hayes of The Gloaming and singer-songwriter Lisa O'Neill, plus writers and poets celebrate the country and its history.2019-01-30T19:30:00+00002019-01-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Imagining Ireland
 
Peeping Tom: Father (Vader)Peeping Tom: Father (Vader)Peeping Tom: Father (Vader)The Olivier award-winning Peeping Tom from Belgium return to the Barbican Theatre for the third time, this time with Father (Vader), a swirling portrait of ageing. Part of the company's surreal trilogy about families the incisive and compassionate piece, directed by Franck Chartier, echoes the artists' own reminiscences, mysteries and hopes.2019-01-30T19:45:00+00002019-02-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Physical theatre
PRICING  £16-£28
DATES  30th Jan, 31st Jan, 1st Feb and 2nd Feb 2019
The Olivier award-winning Peeping Tom from Belgium return to the Barbican Theatre for the third time, this time with Father (Vader), a swirling portrait of age... More about this event
 
Daria Martin: Tonight The WorldDaria Martin: Tonight The WorldDrawing upon dream diaries kept by her grandmother over a 35-year period, the London-based artist creates a new installation for The Curve using film and gaming technology.2019-01-31T11:00:00+00002019-04-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Free EventOn Soon
Daria Martin: Tonight The World
 
LowLowThe American indie-rock group from Duluth, Minnesota, celebrates its 25th anniversary, promoting the album, Double Negative.2019-02-01T19:30:00+00002019-02-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraJohn Butt conducts Bach's Mass In B Minor, with Sophie Bevan and Mary Bevan, sopranos, Alex Potter, countertenor, Samuel Boden, tenor, Edward Grint, bass-baritone and BBC Symphony Chorus.2019-02-02T19:30:00+00002019-02-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
Le Trio JoubranLe Trio JoubranThe oud trio from Nazareth performs a set of Palestinian music.2019-02-03T19:30:00+00002019-02-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Le Trio Joubran
 
Transatlantic SessionsTransatlantic SessionsA showcase for Anglo-American folk artists, with performances by Gretchen Peters, Molly Tuttle, Cara Dillon and Paul McKenna, plus an accompanying band.2019-02-05T19:30:00+00002019-02-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Transatlantic Sessions
 
The Cherry OrchardThe Cherry OrchardMoscow Pushkin Drama Theatre's production of Anton Chekhov's drama about an aristocratic family unable to adapt to sweeping changes in Russian society. Directed by Vladimir Mirzoev and starring Aleksander Petrov. Performed in Russian with English surtitles2019-02-05T19:00:00+00002019-02-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Cherry Orchard
 
Evgeny KissinEvgeny KissinThe pianist performs Chopin's Three Nocturnes, Schumann's Piano Sonata No 3 In F Minor, Debussy's Eight Preludes and Scriabin's Sonata No 4 In F Sharp.2019-02-06T19:30:00+00002019-02-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Evgeny Kissin
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Weber's Overture: Euryanthe, Mendelssohn's Concerto For Violin And Piano and Schumann's Symphony No 3 'Rhenish', with violinist Isabelle Faust and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout.2019-02-07T19:30:00+00002019-02-07T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraKarina Canellakis conducts Thomas Larcher's Alle Tage and Beethoven's Symphony No 7 In A, with Thomas Oliemans, baritone.2019-02-08T19:30:00+00002019-02-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
The Good Person Of SzechwanThe Good Person Of SzechwanMoscow Pushkin Drama Theatre bring Yury Butusov's modern-dress version of Brecht's parable play to the live stage. Starring Alexandra Ursulyak.2019-02-08T19:00:00+00002019-02-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Good Person Of Szechwan
 
Mother's FieldMother's FieldAdaptation by Sergei Zemlyansky of Chinghiz Aitmatov's novella performed without words.2019-02-09T00:00:00+00002019-02-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Mother's Field
 
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
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Schumann's Overture: Manfred and Symphony No 1 'Spring', plus Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 1, with pianist Piotr Anderszewski.2019-02-10T19:00:00+00002019-02-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraAlexander Vedernikov conducts Peteris Vasks's Cantabile For Strings, Gavin Higgins's Book Of Miracles and Shostakovich's Symphony No 4, with trombonist Helen Vollam.2019-02-13T19:30:00+00002019-02-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
The Third OrchestraThe Third OrchestraThe musicians perform experimental works containing a wide range of influences.2019-02-16T15:00:00+00002019-02-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Third Orchestra
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir Simon Rattle conducts Rameau's Les Indes Galantes - Suite, Ravel's Piano Concerto In G and La Valse, Betsy Jolas's A Little Summer Suite and Poulenc's Les Biches - Suite, with the pianist Daniil Trifonov.2019-02-17T19:00:00+00002019-02-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Pantha Du PrincePantha Du PrinceThe German musician and producer Hendrik Weber, performs his original electronic and experimental compositions. Supported by Leifur James.2019-02-19T20:30:00+00002019-02-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Pantha Du Prince
 
Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraVienna Philharmonic OrchestraAdam Fischer conducts Mahler's Symphony No 9.2019-02-20T19:30:00+00002019-02-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
 
Tony Allen & Jeff MillsTony Allen & Jeff MillsThe drummer and producer mix jazz and dance music in their original compositions.2019-02-21T20:00:00+00002019-02-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Tony Allen & Jeff Mills
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraSakari Oramo conducts Thomas Larcher's Nocturne - Insomnia, Mozart's Symphony No 35 In D and Mahler's Das Lied Von Der Erde, with Elizabeth Kulman, mezzo-soprano and Stuart Skelton, tenor.2019-02-22T19:30:00+00002019-02-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
Nitin SawhneyNitin SawhneyThe musician and composer, along with members of his band, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and choirs from Barbican's Songbook project, perform his work, Brexit.2019-02-23T00:00:00+00002019-02-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Nitin Sawhney
 
Shahram Nazeri & Davlatmand KholovShahram Nazeri & Davlatmand KholovThe two artists perform Persian, Tajik and Kurdish songs.2019-02-24T19:30:00+00002019-02-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Shahram Nazeri & Davlatmand Kholov
 
Ballet Black: Double BillBallet Black: Double BillBallet Black: Double BillUK-based Ballet Black, led by Artistic Director Cassa Pancho, return to the Barbican Theatre for the fourth consecutive year following their previous sell-out seasons, this time with two world premieres. The first, a Barbican co-commission, Ingoma (Song), portrays a milestone moment in South African history when 60,000 black miners took courageous 2019-03-14T00:00:00+00002019-03-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Theatre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Dance > Traditional dance - Mixed Programme
PRICING  £16-£30
DATES  14th, 15th, 16th and 17th Mar 2019
VENUE  Barbican Theatre 
UK-based Ballet Black, led by Artistic Director Cassa Pancho, return to the Barbican Theatre for the fourth consecutive year following their previous sell-out ... More about this event
 
Britten Sinfonia: Brad MehldauBritten Sinfonia: Brad Mehldau2019-03-16T19:30:00+00002019-03-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia: Brad Mehldau
 
Grief Is The Thing With FeathersGrief Is The Thing With FeathersGrief Is The Thing With FeathersPeaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy "is riveting as a bereaved husband - and an imaginary crow" (The Guardian) in the Enda Walsh adaptation of Max Porter's novel about loss. Grief is the Thing with Feathers, which makes its UK premiere in the Barbican Theatre, is a deeply moving meditation on love, bereavement and living as a father and his two youn2019-03-25T19:45:00+00002019-04-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Adaptations
PRICING  £16-£60
DATES  25th March to 13th April 2019
Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy "is riveting as a bereaved husband - and an imaginary crow" (The Guardian) in the Enda Walsh adaptation of Max Porter's nove... More about this event
 
Britten Sinfonia: A Sheen Of Dew On FlowersBritten Sinfonia: A Sheen Of Dew On FlowersLive Music, Choir.2019-04-11T19:30:00+01002019-04-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia: A Sheen Of Dew On Flowers
 
Glen HansardGlen HansardThe Dublin-born, founding member of The Frames, brings his folk-rock originals to the live stage.2019-04-15T00:00:00+01002019-04-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Glen Hansard
 
Merce Cunningham: Night of 100 SolosMerce Cunningham: Night of 100 SolosMerce Cunningham: Night of 100 SolosOn the day that the giant of US choreography, Merce Cunningham, would have turned 100, the Barbican stages the world premiere of Night of 100 Solos. 75 dancers across three venues - the Barbican Theatre, BAM in New York City and UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance in Los Angeles - perform 100 solos choreographed by Cunningham, with live music 2019-04-16T00:00:00+01002019-04-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Theatre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Dance > Traditional dance - Mixed Programme
PRICING  £16-50 plus booking fee
DATES  Tuesday 16th April 2019
VENUE  Barbican Theatre 
On the day that the giant of US choreography, Merce Cunningham, would have turned 100, the Barbican stages the world premiere of Night of 100 Solos. 75 dancers... More about this event
 
Britten Sinfonia: Beethoven Symphony No. 9Britten Sinfonia: Beethoven Symphony No. 9Classical music performed by Britten Sinfonia.2019-05-26T19:30:00+01002019-05-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia: Beethoven Symphony No. 9
 
Lee Krasner: Living ColourLee Krasner: Living ColourLee Krasner: Living ColourOne of the pioneers of Abstract Expressionism, Lee Krasner, is the subject of a solo exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery which tells the story of a formidable artist whose importance has often been eclipsed by her marriage to Jackson Pollock. The first retrospective of her work in Europe for over 50 years, Lee Krasner: Living Colour features nea2019-05-30T00:00:00+01002019-09-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Art Gallery,   Silk Street      EC2 8DS
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  30th May to 1st September 2019
VENUE  Barbican Art Gallery 
One of the pioneers of Abstract Expressionism, Lee Krasner, is the subject of a solo exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery which tells the story of a formidab... More about this event
 
Britten Sinfonia: Donizetti Il Paria With Sir Mark ElderBritten Sinfonia: Donizetti Il Paria With Sir Mark ElderOpera Rara present Donizetti's Il Paria, a work that brings a new exotic colour to Italian opera of the period2019-06-08T19:30:00+01002019-06-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia: Donizetti Il Paria With Sir Mark Elder
 
Jesus Christ SuperstarJesus Christ SuperstarJesus Christ SuperstarTim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's seminal musical comes to the Barbican following two sell-out seasons at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre. "A gorgeous, thrilling, heavenly musical" ran The Guardian headline above its four-star review back in 2015 and it has proved just as popular ever since. Over 45 years after Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's ro2019-07-04T00:00:00+01002019-08-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Theatre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Theatre > Open Air
PRICING  £15-£62.50
DATES  4th July to 24th August 2019
VENUE  Barbican Theatre 
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's seminal musical comes to the Barbican following two sell-out seasons at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre. "A gorgeous, thrilli... More about this event
 
 
 

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Les Antliaclastes: Waltz Of The Hommelettes
Les Antliaclastes: Waltz Of The Hommelettes
Theatre | Until 19th January 2019 

Barbican The Pit

Masked performers, sound, music, automatons and sculptural puppets brings Patrick Sims's magical cabinet of curiosities to life, containing hints of ...More

 
Feliks Topolski: Drawing Debden
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2019 

Bank of England Museum 8 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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D Double E Presents Jackuum
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th January 2019 

XOYO 11 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Lady Celeste's Parisian Rooftop Bar
Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Lady Celeste's Parisian Rooftop Bar
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 5th April 2019 

The Queen Of Hoxton 11 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

This winter, step back in time to 1900s surrealist Paris at the Queen of Hoxton. The venue's legendary rooftop has ...More

 
Halloween at New Street Warehouse
Halloween at New Street Warehouse
Seasonal | Until 4th November 2019 

New Street Grill 12 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

Sink your teeth into meaty Sweeney Todd pie if you're brave enough. The New Street Grill pie, created especially for ...More

 
Joshua Hyslop
Concerts | On 17th January 2019 

The Old Blue Last 13 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

The Canadian folk singer-songwriter airs tracks from his third album, Echos....More

Rebecca Scott: Dirty Pictures
Exhibitions | Until 9th February 2019 

Standpoint Gallery 14 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Throwback Thursdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th January 2019 

Cargo 15 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

DJs supply house, R&B, hip hop and commercial hits....More

Macbeth
Theatre | Until 2nd February 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 16 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

Robert Hastie, Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, directs this production of Shakespeare's sinister Scottish play staged at the Sam Wanamaker ...More

Seen And Heard: Victorian Children In The Frame
Exhibitions | Until 28th April 2019 

Guildhall Art Gallery 16 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Don McCullin
Exhibitions | From 5th February 

Tate Britain

Tate Britain presents a comprehensive retrospective of legendary British photographer Don McCullin with a display of his most powerful images from the past 60 years. Following the publication of his photograph of a local gang, ...More

Waitress
Waitress
Theatre | From 8th February 

Adelphi Theatre

Transferring from Broadway, the Waitress musical comes to the Adelphi Theatre for its UK premiere ...More

 
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Theatre | From 9th February 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

Paul Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan bring John Sullivan's ...More

 
Art Night 2019
Art Night 2019
Exhibitions | On 22nd June 

Walthamstow Town Square

Art Night, the late night free contemporary art festival which runs from 6pm into the ...More

 
Peter Gynt
Theatre | From 27th June 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

James McArdle, star of Platonov and Angels in America, takes the title role in David Hare epic new production of Peter Gynt, styled after Henrik Ibsen's 1867 poetic fantasy Peer Gynt. While Ibsen's version follows ...More

Tree
Tree
Theatre | From 29th July 

The Young Vic

Taking you on a musical journey in search of the soul and the spirit of ...More

 
The Trick
The Trick
Theatre | From 19th February 

Bush Theatre

Before going on tour across the country, the world premiere of Eve Leigh's The Trick ...More

 
Brick Wonders
Brick Wonders
Exhibitions | From 16th February 

Horniman Museum

More than 50 LEGO models are brought together at the Horniman Museum for the new ...More

 
Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway
Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway
Exhibitions | From 13th February 

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery presents the first-ever exhibition outside ...More

 
The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Exhibitions | From 8th February 

London Transport Museum

The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019 displays 100 ...More

 
SpiceBox
SpiceBox
Dining 

Grace Regan's all-vegan curry house specialises in meat-free versions of Indian classics....More

 
The Biltmore, Mayfair
The Biltmore, Mayfair
Hotels 

The Millennium Hotel in Mayfair, closed in July 2018, reopens in spring 2019 as The ...More

 
Lincoln Plaza London
Lincoln Plaza London
Hotels 

A new build block among the high rises of Canary Wharf, Lincoln Plaza London is ...More

 
Lucknow Social
Dining 

Neighbourhood Indian restaurant from Dhruv Mittal and the team behind DUM Biryani....More

Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Dining 

In the city where the first Hard Rock ...More

 
Boki Seven Dials
Boki Seven Dials
Dining 

Serving Allpress coffee and natural teas by day, cocktails and craft beer, Boki is an ...More

 
Darcie & May Green
Darcie & May Green
Dining 

It's hard to miss Darcie & May, two colourful canal boats designed by the godfather ...More

 
Royal Wharf Pier
Royal Wharf Pier
Transport 

Jutting out into the Thames like the British seaside piers of old, Royal Wharf Pier ...More

 
Best New Openings in London in 2019
Best New Openings in London in 2019
Article 

A pool in the sky, a former magistrates ...More

 
A.O.K Kitchen & Bakery
A.O.K Kitchen & Bakery
Dining 

The debut restaurant, bar and bakery from Kelly Landesberg, this opulent Marylebone bakery takes inspiration ...More

 
London Events 2019
Feature 

Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

 
 
 
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