Entertainment in Central London

Central London Entertainment by category: Theatres (97), Cinemas (44), Comedy Clubs (29), Live Music (16), Jazz Clubs (13), Classical Music (12), Arts Centres (10), Bars (1)

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Ronnie Scott's
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
47 Frith Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
The legendary Ronnie Scott's has been a Mecca for the international jazz community since 1959. Created by music-lovers for music-lovers, it has played host to... More
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam... More
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Comedy Store
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
1a Oxendon Street, Central London, London SW1Y | in Central London
The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still... More
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Somerset House
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Strand, Central London, London WC2R | in Central London
Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld... More
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Soho Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 Dean Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
The Soho Theatre Company was formed in 1969 by Verity Bargate and Fred Proud, but it didn't have a permanent home until 2000, when its... More
Royal Opera House
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Bow Street, Central London, London WC2E | in Central London
This impressive building in the heart of Covent Garden has been playing host to major stars of the classical music world since 1858. The... More
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Prince Charles Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
7 Leicester Place, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
Having achieved almost cult status, this reasonably-priced, independent cinema in the heart of Leicester Square is not quite the true hidden gem it once... More
The Donmar Warehouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
41 Earlham Street, Seven Dials, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
Housed in an impressive red-brick industrial building - at various times a brewery, a banana warehouse and a film studio - this tiny repertory theatre... More
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Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From... More
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide... More
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Wigmore Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
36 Wigmore Street, Central London, London W1U | in Central London
Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances.... More
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National Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
South Bank, South Bank, , Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best productions. From intimate character studies in... More
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St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Central London, London SW1P | in Central London
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one... More
BFI Southbank
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Belvedere Road, South Bank, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
Originally the National Film Theatre, the BFI Southbank is the perfect film buff's cinema, with three large screens and a smaller studio space showing up... More
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Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Central London, London WC2R | in Central London
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable... More
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Curzon Soho
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
93-107 Shaftesbury Avenue, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
This cracking, refurbished Soho cinema shows a broad-range of art-house films. The three screens feature Dolby THX sound and ample leg-room. The regular Sunday... More
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Aldwych Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Central London, London WC2B4LD | in Central London
With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted... More
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Prince Edward Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Old Compton Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
The Prince Edward Theatre was designed by Edward Stone and opened in 1930 with a performance of the musical ‘Rio Rita’. Just a few years... More
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Victoria Palace Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Victoria Street, Central London, London SW1E | in Central London
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch,... More
Leicester Square Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
6 Leicester Place, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
In 2002 this compact, 350 seater opened with Taboo, Boy George's musical trawl through Thatcher's 80s and his own turbulent career, a production that ran... More
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, Central London, London EC2Y | in Central London
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance... More
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London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
London > Entertainment > Theatres
St Martin's Lane, Central London, London WC2N | in Central London
London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling... More
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Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Central London, London SW1P | in Central London
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky.... More
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Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment
147 Tooley Street, More London, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
This 14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300... More
CellarDoor
London > Entertainment > Bars
Zero Aldwych, Central London, London WC2E | in Central London
The Victorians built their public buildings on a grand scale and they built to last, which is why this former public toilet makes a surprisingly... More
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Shaftesbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
A large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was... More
Queen's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Shaftesbury Avenue, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
The paradox of the Queen's Theatre, so ugly outside, so gorgeous within, is explained by a German bomb, which destroyed the faade and foyer in... More
12 Bar Club
London > Entertainment > Live Music
22-23 Denmark Place, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
Averaging four acts a night, seven nights a week, this busy bar/restaurant is a great place to check out the variety of London's live music... More
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, Central London, London EC2Y | in Central London
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from... More
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New London Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Drury Lane, Central London, London WC2B | in Central London
Although this site has been an entertainment venue since at least the mid-19th century, the New London Theatre only opened its doors in 1973, making... More

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Drawn in Colour: Degas at the Burrell Collection
Drawn in Colour: Degas at the Burrell Collection
Exhibitions | Until 7th May 2018 

National Gallery WC2N 5DN - 0 minute walk from Central London

Marking the centenary of the death of Degas, who died on 27 September 1917, Drawn in Colour: Degas from the ...More

 
Giovanni Da Rimini
Giovanni Da Rimini
Exhibitions | Until 8th October 2017 

National Gallery WC2N 5DN - 0 minute walk from Central London

Giovanni da Rimini: An Early 14th-Century Masterpiece Reunited at the National Gallery invites visitors to learn about a key moment ...More

 
Take One Picture
Exhibitions | Until 24th September 2017 

National Gallery WC2N 5DN - 0 minute walk from Central London

Explore the innovative ways in which schoolchildren have responded to Rubens's Roman Triumph....More

Drawn In Colour: Degas From The Burrell
Exhibitions | Until 7th May 2018 

National Gallery WC2N 5DN - 0 minute walk from Central London

A selection of paintings, pastels, and drawings by leading French Impressionist Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas on loan from The Burrell Collection....More

Marlene Dumas: Oscar Wilde And Bosie
Exhibitions | Until 30th October 2017 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from Central London

Contemporary portraits of the literature great Oscar Wilde and his friend and lover, Lord Alfred Douglas, known as Bosie, by ...More

Life, Death and Memory
Life, Death and Memory
Exhibitions | Until 16th April 2018 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from Central London

Tracey Emin's 'Death Mask' has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery and can be seen as part of a ...More

 
BP Portrait Award 2017
BP Portrait Award 2017
Exhibitions | Until 24th September 2017 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from Central London

The increasingly popular BP Portrait Award returns for a 38th year at the National ...More

 
The Encounter: Drawings From Leonardo To Rembrandt
Exhibitions | Until 22nd October 2017 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from Central London

Portrait drawings by some of the outstanding masters of the Renaissance and Baroque periods, including Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein and ...More

London Musical Arts: Vivaldi Four Seasons By Candlelight
Concerts | On 23rd September 2017 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 1 minute walk from Central London

The orchestra performs Bach's Air And Dances From Suite No 3 In D, Jesu. Joy Of Man's Desiring and Concerto ...More

Mini Maestro Family Concert: Spring And Summer From The Four Seasons
Concerts | On 23rd September 2017 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 1 minute walk from Central London

Hear the music and instruments tell a story as the London Musical Arts Orchestra perform the piece exploring the seasons, ...More

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Brockwell Park

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Creative space and broadcast studios housed in a Brutalist building and home of London Fashion Week....More

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A stone's throw from Canary Wharf and Poplar, West India Quay is a dockside area ...More

 
Acosta Danza
Acosta Danza
Dance | From 27th September 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Embracing all dance forms, Carlos Acosta's new dance company performs at Sadler's Wells on their ...More

 
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