Wagner 200

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 20TH DECEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
Kings Place, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 9AG 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
22nd May 2013 until 20th December 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Various dates and times
 
PRICES
Various prices
 

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Celebrating the bicentenary of one of classical music's most revolutionary operatic composers, Wagner 200 is a wide-ranging, London-based festival that runs from early summer right through to late December. Best known for his operas Die Walküre, Tristan und Isolde and his famous Ring Cycle, Wagner was also a theatre director, polemicist and conductor. Wagner 200 opens on Wednesday 22nd May 2013 with a Wagner Birthday Concert by the Philharmonia Orchestra and a stellar cast under Sir Andrew Davis at the Royal Festival Hall. It continues with further concerts, screenings of opera performances, public masterclasses, symposia, a curated film season, an exhibition and much more, at leading venues including the Royal Opera House, Barbican Centre, Royal Albert Hall, Kings Place and British Library. For more information and full listings please visit www.wagner200.co.uk.

 

About Kings Place

Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations and with a waterside setting, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place combines the offices of The Guardian newspaper with a concert hall and two art galleries. As you'd expect from the architects behind the recent improvements to the Royal Opera House and National Portrait Gallery it's a well designed complex of curvaceous surfaces and appealing public spaces. More about Kings Place

LondonTown.com - Wagner 200 Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Euston Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Judd Street NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
Arcade Car Parks
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Great Northern Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £106  35% off
King's Cross St Pancras Station, N1C | 5 minutes from Wagner 200
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St. Pancras Renaissance London Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £149  34% off
Euston Road, NW1 | 7 minutes from Wagner 200
A triumph of neo-Gothic splendour, the red brick Grade I listed hotel has been painstakingly restored by architect Geoff Mann who worked with English Heritage to ... More
 
 
 
Pullman London St Pancras
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  39% off
100-110 Euston Road, NW1 | 9 minutes from Wagner 200
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Monica Ross: A Symposium: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 28th November 2014 - 10am-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Wagner 200
A celebration of the feminist artists' life and work....More
 
 
 
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Music In Eighteenth-Century Britain: Conference
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Friday 28th November 2014
The Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, WC1N | 12 minutes from Wagner 200
Conference including papers on a variety of subjects....More
 
 
 
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Black Sundown
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 28th November 2014 - 6pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Wagner 200
Hardcore and metal from the Hertfordshire-based four-piece, with support from State Of The Art and Near Ruin....More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | Same location as Wagner 200
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations and with a waterside setting, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place combines the offices of The Guardian ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Cnr Of King's Boulevard And Goods Way, N1C | 3 minutes from Wagner 200
A purpose built 1,000-seat theatre, complete with a railway track and platforms, created especially for Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of E. Nesbit's 'The Railway Children'. ... More
 
 
 
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Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 5 minutes from Wagner 200
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Wagner 200
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Guardian News & Media Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Wagner 200
For an interesting take on print journalism and the machinations of the media world pay a visit to the gallery situated in the foyer of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Filling Station
London > Attractions > Sights
Goods Way, N1C | 1 minute from Wagner 200
King's Cross Filling Station is a 1960s petrol station redesigned in 2012 by architects Carmody Groarke to become a public landmark building, a cultural and social ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Canal Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12-13 New Wharf Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Wagner 200
A trip to the Canal Museum reveals there's more to London's man-made waterways than just enjoying a day out in a narrow boat. You'll learn about ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Wagner 200

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lola's Cupcakes, King's Cross
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Northern Ticket Hall, King's Cross St Pancras Station, Euston Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Wagner 200
Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
 
 
 
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Drink Shop & Do
London > Shopping >
9 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Wagner 200
Drink Shop & Do is a unique fusion of design shop and café bar, selling products from emerging designers alongside vintage furniture and home wares. Located ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Wagner 200
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Wagner 200 London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rotunda Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Kings Place, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | Same location as Wagner 200
This canal side bar and restaurant is a pleasant place to stop off if you're wondering around the Kings Place development. Not exactly on the beaten ... More
 
 
 
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The Parcel Yard
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Unit M8, C/o Network Rail, West Side offices,Kings Cross Railway Station, N1 | 1 minute from Wagner 200
Set within the Grade I-listed building of Kings Cross Station, The Parcel Yard serves up traditional British pub cuisine. The edgy industrial interior spans 2 floors, ... More
 
 
 
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KXFS Forecourt Bar
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Kings Cross Filling Station, Goods Way, N1C | 1 minute from Wagner 200
Outside of Shrimpy's, the effortlessly cool seafood restaurant located within King's Cross Filling Station, is the Forecourt Bar. Open throughout the summer, the bar overlooks Regent's ... More
 
 
 
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Near Wagner 200
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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 11 minutes from Wagner 200
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, WC1H | 14 minutes from Wagner 200
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 16 minutes from Wagner 200
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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Wagner 200 gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Wagner 200
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, N1C | 6 minutes from Wagner 200
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
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Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 17 minutes from Wagner 200
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, NW1 | 6 minutes from Wagner 200
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 9 minutes from Wagner 200
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Wagner 200
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, N1 | 4 minutes from Wagner 200
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
 
 
 
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GNH Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Great Northern Hotel, N1C | 4 minutes from Wagner 200
The GNH Bar takes up almost the entire ground floor of the Great Northern Hotel and opens directly onto the western concourse of King's Cross Station. ... More
 
 
 
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Scala
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 5 minutes from Wagner 200
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | Same location as Wagner 200
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Wagner 200
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 12 minutes from Wagner 200
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 

Kings Place events

 
Richard Wigmore: TalkRichard Wigmore: TalkRichard Wigmore will discuss one of Dvorak's best-loved chamber works.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
Today Only
Richard Wigmore: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 6pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
Richard Wigmore will discuss one of Dvorak's best-loved chamber works.
Slavonic Dances & Piano QuintetSlavonic Dances & Piano QuintetThe Navarra Quartet, with pianists Daniel Tong and Simon Crawford-Phillips, perform Dvorak's Silent Woods, No 5, Four Romantic Pieces For Violin And Piano, String Quartet No 10 In E Flat, a selection of Slavonic Dances For Piano Duet and28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
Today Only
Slavonic Dances & Piano Quintet
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
The Navarra Quartet, with pianists Daniel Tong and Simon Crawford-Phillips, perform Dvorak's Silent Woods, No 5, Four Romantic Pieces For Violin And Piano, String Quartet No 10 In E Flat, a selection of Slavonic Dances For Piano Duet and
Alasdair FraserAlasdair FraserThe Scottish fiddle player performs Celtic music. With support from Natalie Haas.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
Today Only
Alasdair Fraser
event > Dance > Traditional dance - Celtic
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
The Scottish fiddle player performs Celtic music. With support from Natalie Haas.
Chamber Classics UnwrappedChamber Classics UnwrappedChamber Classics Unwrapped Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from the usual standard of 'unwrapping' a single composer - 2013 was dedicated to Bach - and instead present a series of concerts presenting the top fifty chamber works, which were chosen with the help of an online poll launched with BBC28th November 2014Saturday 13th December 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
Ongoing
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
event > Concerts > Festivals & seasons
PRICING  Various
DATES  15th January to 13th December 2014
VENUE  Kings Place 
Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from the usual standard of 'unwrapping' a single composer - 2013 was dedicated to Bach - and instead present a series of concerts presenting the top fifty chamber works, which were chosen with the help of an online poll launched with BBC... More about this event
 
Far Far Away Aurora Family Concert (Unders 5)Far Far Away Aurora Family Concert (Unders 5)Chamber arrangements of Mozart's music for flute and harp combined with storytelling for children.29th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Far Far Away Aurora Family Concert (Unders 5)
event > Kids Events
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 10.15am
VENUE  Kings Place 
Chamber arrangements of Mozart's music for flute and harp combined with storytelling for children.
Study Day: Dvorak ExploredStudy Day: Dvorak ExploredThe role of Dvorak in 19th and 20th Century chamber music.29th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Study Day: Dvorak Explored
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 10.30am
VENUE  Kings Place 
The role of Dvorak in 19th and 20th Century chamber music.
BagatelleBagatelleSara Wolstenholme and Tom Hankey, violin, Robin Michael, cello, Daniel Tong, piano and Kungsbacka Piano Trio perform Dvorak's Bagatelles For Two Violins, Cello and Piano, plus his Piano Trio No 3 In F Minor.29th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Bagatelle
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 5.30pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
Sara Wolstenholme and Tom Hankey, violin, Robin Michael, cello, Daniel Tong, piano and Kungsbacka Piano Trio perform Dvorak's Bagatelles For Two Violins, Cello and Piano, plus his Piano Trio No 3 In F Minor.
Dvorak Explored: BagatellesDvorak Explored: BagatellesSara Wolstenholme on violin, Tom Hankey on violin, Robin Michael on cello and Daniel Tong on piano perform Dvorak Bagatelles for two violins, cello and piano, Op 47 and Piano Trio No 3 in F minor, Op 6529th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Dvorak Explored: Bagatelles
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 5.30pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
Sara Wolstenholme on violin, Tom Hankey on violin, Robin Michael on cello and Daniel Tong on piano perform Dvorak Bagatelles for two violins, cello and piano, Op 47 and Piano Trio No 3 in F minor, Op 65
Dvorek Explored: Last String Quartet & Serenade For StringsDvorek Explored: Last String Quartet & Serenade For StringsWye Valley Festival Orchestra perform Dvorak's Piano Trio No 2 in G minor, Op 26, String Quartet No 14 in A flat, Op 105 and Serenade for Strings in E, Op 2229th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Dvorek Explored: Last String Quartet & Serenade For Strings
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
Wye Valley Festival Orchestra perform Dvorak's Piano Trio No 2 in G minor, Op 26, String Quartet No 14 in A flat, Op 105 and Serenade for Strings in E, Op 22
Last String Quartet & Serenade For StringsLast String Quartet & Serenade For StringsSimon Crawford-Phillips conducts Dvorak's Piano Trio No 2 In G Minor, String Quartet No 14 In A Flat and his Serenade For Strings In E.29th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Kings Place, 90  York Way      N1 9AG
Category: event
On Soon
Last String Quartet & Serenade For Strings
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Kings Place 
Simon Crawford-Phillips conducts Dvorak's Piano Trio No 2 In G Minor, String Quartet No 14 In A Flat and his Serenade For Strings In E.
 

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Slavonic Dances & Piano Quintet
Concerts | On 28th November 2014 

Kings Place

The Navarra Quartet, with pianists Daniel Tong and Simon Crawford-Phillips, perform Dvorak's Silent Woods, No 5, Four Romantic Pieces For ...More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
Alasdair Fraser
Dance | On 28th November 2014 

Kings Place

The Scottish fiddle player performs Celtic music. With support from Natalie Haas....More

Richard Wigmore: Talk
Exhibitions | On 28th November 2014 

Kings Place

Richard Wigmore will discuss one of Dvorak's best-loved chamber works....More

Boat Trips at Granary Square
Kids Events | Until 30th November 2014 

Granary Square 2 minutes walk from Kings Place

Boat Trips on the Regents Canal from Kings Cross to Camden and Islington Tunnel....More

The Official Bonobo Alexandra Palace Afterparty
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th November 2014 

Scala 5 minutes walk from Kings Place

Electronic hip hop and house courtesy of Daedelus and Warp Record's Dark Star and guests....More

Come Get Some
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th November 2014 

The Big Chill House 5 minutes walk from Kings Place

Familiar faces from The Sounds of the Universe record shop will be spinning all their favourite records to get you ...More

Absent Kelly Introducing: The Dreams Of Ridiculous Men
Concerts | On 28th November 2014 

Surya 6 minutes walk from Kings Place

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Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination
Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2015 

British Library 7 minutes walk from Kings Place

Exploring the enduring influence that the gothic genre has had on literature, film, fashion, music and art, Terror and Wonder: ...More

 
Historic Punch Presents Undead At The Library: Talk
Exhibitions | On 28th November 2014 

British Library 7 minutes walk from Kings Place

Corpses, conversation and quaffing, including an eerie tour of the exhibition....More

 
 
 
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