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AI: More Than HumanAI: More Than HumanAI: More Than HumanA major centre-wide exhibition presented in a festival style at the Barbican Centre, AI: More than Human delves into our relationship with artificial intelligence, exploring how it could potentially revolutionise our lives. Artists, scientist and researchers have come together to present an unprecedented survey of the creative and scientific develo2019-05-19T10:00:00+01002019-08-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia
DATES  16th May to 26th August 2019
A major centre-wide exhibition presented in a festival style at the Barbican Centre, AI: More than Human delves into our relationship with artificial intellige... More about this event
 
Magdalena Kozena & Yefim BronfmanMagdalena Kozena & Yefim BronfmanThe mezzo-soprano and pianist perform selected songs by Brahms, selected songs from Mussorgsky's The Nursery, Shostakovich's Satires and Bartok's Village Scenes.2019-05-20T19:30:00+01002019-05-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Magdalena Kozena & Yefim Bronfman
 
Laura De Benedetti & Gail Altschuler: Kind Of BlueLaura De Benedetti & Gail Altschuler: Kind Of BlueCeramics and paintings by the friends and potters from North London.2019-05-20T09:30:00+01002019-05-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Laura De Benedetti & Gail Altschuler: Kind Of Blue
 
Britten SinfoniaBritten SinfoniaThe ensemble performs Beethoven's Symphony No 7 and 8 and Gerald Barry's Viola Concerto. Conducted by Thomas Ades with Lawrence Power on viola.2019-05-21T19:30:00+01002019-05-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia
 
Saint EtienneSaint EtienneTogether with the London Contemporary Orchestra, the dance-pop threesome performs songs from the album Tiger Bay.2019-05-22T19:30:00+01002019-05-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Saint Etienne
 
Four QuartetsFour QuartetsCelebrated New York-based choreographer Pam Tanowitz interprets TS Eliot's four-part poem through the movements of her 10-strong team of dancers set to a score composed by Kaija Saariaho while actor Kathleen Chalfant narrates from the stage.2019-05-22T19:45:00+01002019-05-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Four Quartets
 
Los Angeles Master ChoraleLos Angeles Master ChoraleA dramatisation of Lasso's Lagrime Di San Pietro (Tears Of St Peter), conducted by Grant Gershon and directed by Peter Sellars.2019-05-23T20:00:00+01002019-05-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Los Angeles Master Chorale
 
BBC Symphony OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraSakari Oramo conducts Thomas Larcher's Chiasma and Mahler's Symphony No 7.2019-05-24T19:30:00+01002019-05-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra
 
Orchestra Of Santa CeciliaOrchestra Of Santa CeciliaSir Antonio Pappano conducts Mahler's Symphony No 6.2019-05-25T19:30:00+01002019-05-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Orchestra Of Santa Cecilia
 
Britten SinfoniaBritten SinfoniaThomas Ades conducts Gerald Barry's The Eternal Recurrence and Beethoven's Symphony No 9 (Choral).2019-05-26T19:30:00+01002019-05-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia
 
The Milk Carton KidsThe Milk Carton KidsThe duo from duo from Eagle Rock, California, Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan, bring their indie-folk tunes to the live stage.2019-05-29T20:00:00+01002019-05-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Milk Carton Kids
 
Ming XieMing XieThe pianist performs Beethoven's Sonata No 18 In E Flat, No 3, Rachmaninov's Scherzo, Nimrod's Borenstein Kangding Qingge Etude, No 5 and Brahms's Variations On A Theme Of Paganini.2019-05-30T18:00:00+01002019-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Free EventOn Soon
Ming Xie
 
On Nature: Lee Krasner: Living ColourOn Nature: Lee Krasner: Living ColourExhibitions & Art, Painting.2019-05-30T19:00:00+01002019-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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On Nature: Lee Krasner: Living Colour
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraMichael Tilson Thomas conducts Cage's The Seasons, Beethoven's Violin Concerto and Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra, with violinist Julia Fischer.2019-05-30T19:30:00+01002019-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Serge Aime Coulibaly: Kalakuta RepublikSerge Aime Coulibaly: Kalakuta RepublikFela Kuti's communal compound in Lagos is the setting for this contemporary African dance work.2019-05-30T19:45:00+01002019-06-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Serge Aime Coulibaly: Kalakuta Republik
 
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
 
Il Pomo d'OroIl Pomo d'OroThe orchestra gives a concert performance of Handel's opera, Agrippina, with Maxim Emelyanychev on harpsichord.2019-05-31T18:30:00+01002019-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Il Pomo d'Oro
 
LSO Family Concert: What Do You Do With An Idea'LSO Family Concert: What Do You Do With An Idea'London Symphony Orchestra's family-friendly concert combines theatrical elements to tell the story of a child, who brings an idea into the world.2019-06-01T14:30:00+01002019-06-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Family Concert: What Do You Do With An Idea'
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraMichael Tilson Thomas conducts Ives A Symphony: New England Holidays and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 5, with pianist Daniil Trifonov and London Symphony Chorus.2019-06-02T19:00:00+01002019-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
The Knight Of The Burning PestleThe Knight Of The Burning PestleDeclan Donnellan directs Francis Beaumont's farcical comedy about the players' peerless performance of The London Merchant as it is thrown into disarray when their fiercest critics challenge both the theatrical establishment and social order.2019-06-05T19:45:00+01002019-06-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Knight Of The Burning Pestle
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraElim Chan conducts Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade, with LSO Discovery Groups.2019-06-06T19:30:00+01002019-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Topic Records 80th AnniversaryTopic Records 80th AnniversaryA celebration of Topic Records, the oldest independent record label in the world. Artists appearing include Martin Carthy, Lisa Knapp, Sam Lee, Alasdair Roberts and Olivia Chaney.2019-06-07T20:00:00+01002019-06-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Topic Records 80th Anniversary
 
Britten SinfoniaBritten SinfoniaSir Mark Elder conducts a concert performance of Donizetti's Il Paria, with Opera Rara.2019-06-08T19:30:00+01002019-06-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Britten Sinfonia
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraElim Chan conducts Liam Mattison's new work, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade, with pianist Alice Sara Ott.2019-06-09T19:00:00+01002019-06-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Daniil TrifonovDaniil TrifonovThe pianist performs Beethoven's Sonata No 18 In E-Flat, No 3 and Prokofiev's Sonata No 8 In B-Flat.2019-06-10T19:30:00+01002019-06-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Daniil Trifonov
 
Andrew BirdAndrew BirdThe Illinois-born singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and whistler brings his own take on indie-rock to the UK's stages.2019-06-13T19:30:00+01002019-06-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Andrew Bird
 
Collegium Vocale GentCollegium Vocale GentPhilippe Herreweghe conducts Bach's Mass In B Minor, with sopranos Dorothee Mields and Hanna Blazikova.2019-06-14T19:30:00+01002019-06-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Collegium Vocale Gent
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraGianandrea Noseda conducts Beethoven's Overture: Egmont, Shostakovich's Concerto No 1 For Piano, Trumpet And Strings and Berlioz's Harold In Italy, with pianist Daniil Trifonov, trumpeter Phil Cobb and violist Antoine Tamestit.2019-06-16T19:00:00+01002019-06-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Milton NascimentoMilton NascimentoThe Rio-De Janiero-based singer-songwriter performs his pop-rock originals.2019-06-17T20:00:00+01002019-06-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Milton Nascimento
 
Nick CaveNick CaveThe veteran Australian alternative rock singer-songwriter and musician hosts an intimate evening of talk and music.2019-06-19T00:00:00+01002019-06-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Nick Cave
 
The Damned (Les Damnes)The Damned (Les Damnes)Ivo van Hove directs this Comedie-Francaise production that follows a family of German industrialists in pre-war Germany. Adapted from Luchino Visconti's screenplay.2019-06-19T19:45:00+01002019-06-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Damned (Les Damnes)
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir Simon Rattle conducts Vaughan Williams's Fantasia On A Theme By Thomas Tallis, Grainger's Lincolnshire Posy For Winds and Bruckner's Symphony No 4, with Guildhall School musicians.2019-06-20T19:30:00+01002019-06-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraSir Simon Rattle conducts a semi-staged production of Janacek's opera The Cunning Little Vixen, directed by Peter Sellars and sung in Czech.2019-06-27T19:30:00+01002019-06-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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London Symphony Orchestra
 
Academy Of Ancient MusicAcademy Of Ancient MusicRichard Egarr conducts a concert performance of Mozart's opera, a heart-warming comedy based on love and desire. Sung in Italian with English surtitles2019-07-04T19:00:00+01002019-07-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Academy Of Ancient Music
 
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
 
Ludovico EinaudiLudovico EinaudiThe BAFTA nominated Italian pianist and composer performs works from his latest album, Seven Days Walking.2019-07-31T20:00:00+01002019-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Ludovico Einaudi
 
Fisherman's FriendsFisherman's FriendsThe group, who are based in Port Isaac, performs a selection of new and old shanties, plus other folk material.2019-10-11T19:00:00+01002019-10-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Fisherman's Friends
 
Christopher CrossChristopher CrossGrammy Award-winning pop-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist from Texas.2019-10-27T00:00:00+01002019-10-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Christopher Cross
 
RideRideAlternative rock comes courtesy of the recently reformed, Oxford-derived unit.2019-12-09T00:00:00+00002019-12-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Shakespeare's well-known comedy, The Merry Wives of Windsor, is about Sir John Falstaff setting about improving his financial situation by ...More

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