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Barbican Art Gallery, Silk Street, City, London EC2 8DS 
 
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Mon & Wed & Fri & Sat & Sun 11am-8pm, Tue & Thu 11am-6pm | daily 11am-8pm (except Tue & Wed until 6pm), Open late every Thu until 10pm | Closed 24th to 26th December. Open New Year's day.
 
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English National Opera: Between Worlds
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 11th to 25th April 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The highly anticipated operatic debut from composer Tansy Davies, Between Worlds is inspired by the events of 9/11. A sensitive but uplifting piece, it tells the ...More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 7th June 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
In September 2013, Marin Alsop made history as the first female conductor of the BBC's Last Night of the Proms. She returns to London in June ...More
 
 
 
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Walead Beshty
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th October 2014 to 8th February 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The latest Curve commission sees London-born, Los Angeles-based artist, Walead Beshty transform the space by covering the vast 90-metre curved wall of the gallery from floor ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th September 2014 to 11th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Eighteen exceptional photographers from the 1930s to the present day who have changed the way we view architecture and think about the world we live in ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waiting for Godot
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th to 13th June 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Part of the Barbican's International Beckett Season, the Sydney Theatre Company presents their take on Samuel Beckett's controversial Waiting for Godot. Quintessential comedy duo Richard Roxburgh ...More
 
 
 
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Krapp's Last Tape
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th, 20th and 21st June 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Visionary directory and visual artist Robert Wilson brings Samuel Beckett's haunting Krapp's Last Tape to life for the Barbican International Beckett Season. The one-man show is ...More
 
 
 
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Theatre Ad Infinitum: Light
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th to 24th Jan 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Inspired by Edward Snowden's revelations and the ensuing debate on state surveillance, Theatre Ad Infinitum conjures an Orwellian future where a totalitarian regime monitors the thoughts ...More
 
 
 
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Antigone
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th to 28th March 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Oscar winner Juliette Binoche takes the title role in a contemporary reimagining of Sophocles's Antigone at the Barbican this March. Directed by Ivo van Hove, the ...More
 
 
 
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Ninagawa Company: Kafka on the Shore
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th, 29th and 30th May 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The second Ninagawa Company production to be staged at the Barbican this May, this theatrical adaptation of Haruki Murakami's Kafka on the Shore stars the Japanese ...More
 
 
 
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Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd to 7th Jun 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Following sold-out shows at the Royal Court Theatre and Southbank Centre in 2014, Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby transfer to the Barbican in June 2015. Irish actress Lisa Dwan ...More
 
 
 
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Eugene Onegin
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st Feb 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Russia's Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre makes a return to London in 2015 with the first-ever theatrical adaptation of Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. Staged at the Barbican, the ...More
 
 
 
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Ninagawa Company: Hamlet
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th May 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
As well as the highly anticipated production starring Benedict Cumberbatch later in the year, the Barbican is also staging a Ninagawa Company production of Hamlet in ...More
 
 
 
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Measure For Measure
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 15th to 25th April 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Cheek by Jowl presents Measure for Measure at the Barbican this April. Hailed in Moscow as a 'shattering portrait of contemporary Russia', the new production of ...More
 
 
 
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A Mad World My Masters
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th April to 9th May 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Sean Foley's critically acclaimed Royal Shakespeare Company production of Thomas Middleton's Jacobean comedy, first seen in 2013 in the Swan theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, is revived in ...More
 
 
 
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Henry IV (Part II)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
 
 
 
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Henry IV (Part I)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th November 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November. Gregory Doran's production features "a major performance from ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hamlet
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 31st October 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role of Hamlet in Lyndsey Turner's production of Shakespeare's tragedy at the Barbican. The story famously follows the son who ...More
 
 
 
Boy Blue Entertainment: The Five & The Prophecy Of Prana
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 27th February 2015 at 7.45pm, 28th February 2015 at 2.30pm and 7.45pm & 1st March 2015 at 2.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Japanese artist Akio Tanaka joins forces with choreographer Kenrick 'H20' Sandy and composer 'Mikey J', for this dynamic dance-narrative piece inspired by manga and featuring five ...More
 
 
 
BBC Singers/O Duo
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 4th April 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The ensemble performs Veljo Tormis' Curse Upon Iron, Eriks Esenvalds' Northern Lights and The Long Road, Vaughan Williams' Three Shakespeare Songs and conductor Bob Chilcott's The ...More
 
 
 
Claudio Simonetti's Goblin
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 21st February 2015 - 7pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Italian progressive rock legends Goblin perform two rare and unique events showcasing their original scores alongside screenings of cult horror movies Dawn Of The Dead and ...More
 
 
 
ECHO Rising Stars: Omo Bello
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 6th February 2015 - 1pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
A melodic bel canto showcase for the powerful voice of this charismatic young Franco-Nigerian soprano....More
 
 
 
London Symphony Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 18th January 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Xian Zhang conducts the orchestra, with pianist Valentina Lisitsa, through Verdi's Overture: La Forza Del Destino, Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No 2, Falla's The Three-Cornered Hat and ...More
 
 
 
Sir Simon Rattle And The Berliner Philharmoniker
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 11th February 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The orchestra performs Symphony No 3, Violin Concerto and Symphony No 4 by Jean Sibelius. With violinist Leonidas Kavakos....More
 
 
 
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Nielsen Cycle
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 23rd May 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The orchestra led by the conductor Sakari Oramo perform Sibelius' Tapiola, Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 4, John Foulds' April England and Nielsen's Symphony No 6. Denis ...More
 
 
 
Capucon/Brahms: The Cello Sonatas
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
A recital of Beethoven's Variations in E flat Major, Brahms' Cello Sonata No 1 in E minor and Cello Sonata No 2 in F major and ...More
 
 
 
Joyce DiDonato: Into The Fire
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 14th April 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The mezzo soprano is joined by the Brentano String Quartet in a performance of Debussy's String Quartet, Renaldo Hahn's Venezia, and the latest work from composer ...More
 
 
 
London Symphony Orchestra/Daniel Harding
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 24th May 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The German violinist Christian Tetzlaff performs Beethoven's Violin Concerto. The orchestra is joined by the London Symphony Chorus, directed by conductor Daniel Harding, in a performance ...More
 
 
 
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert: Meta4 String Quartet
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 5th March 2015 - 1pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The group performs Haydn's String Quartet In B Minor and Bartok's String Quartet No 5....More
 
 
 
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert: Atos Trio
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 26th March 2015 - 1pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
The group performs Haydn's Piano Trio In E Major...More
 
 
 
Carl Orff's Carmina Burana
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 23rd March 2015 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | At Barbican Art Gallery
Tim Garrard conducts Vaughan Williams's Five Variants Of Dives And Lazarus, Mozart's Symphony No 40 In G Minor and Orff's Carmina Burana....More
 
 
 
 
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Glorious Handel By Candlelight
Concerts | On 27th December 2014 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

A programme of Handel's masterpieces performed in full 18th-century costume by the Mozart Festival Chorus and Orchestra, led by harpsichordist ...More

The Very Best Of John Williams
Concerts | On 27th December 2014 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

Anthony Inglis conducts the London Concert Orchestra for a performance of the famous film composer's greatest scores....More

Designer Jewellers Group: Winter Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 27th December 2014 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

Contemporary jewellery made by 27 established British jewellers and six graduates, highlighting designs in a variety of materials including precious ...More

Chamberlin, Powell & Bon Architects
Exhibitions | Until 22nd March 2015 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

An exhibition of rare photographs taken by CP&B and watercolours by Powell. The first display in a series exploring the ...More

Walead Beshty
Walead Beshty
Exhibitions | Until 8th February 2015 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

The latest Curve commission sees London-born, Los Angeles-based artist, Walead Beshty transform the space by covering the vast 90-metre curved ...More

 
Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age
Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

Eighteen exceptional photographers from the 1930s to the present day who have changed the way we view architecture and think ...More

 
Forced Entertainment: The Possible Impossible House (Over 7s)
Theatre | Until 28th December 2014 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

In The Possible Impossible House the rooms are constantly shifting. Beds complain about the dark and chairs whisper mischievous stories....More

Henry IV (Part II)
Henry IV (Part II)
Theatre | Until 24th January 2015 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed ...More

 
Henry IV (Part I)
Henry IV (Part I)
Theatre | Until 24th January 2015 

Barbican Centre EC2Y 8DS EC2 8DS - 0 minute walk from Barbican Art Gallery

The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November. Gregory Doran's ...More

 
Sherlock Holmes, The Man Who Never Lived And Will Never Die
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Art Gallery

An exhibition which recreates the Victorian London of the fictional detective, featuring works in photography, paintings, film and original artefacts....More

 

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Idina Menzel
Concerts | On 27th June 2015 

SSE Arena, Wembley

The New York-born singer-songwriter who will forever be known as the voice of Elsa in Disney's Frozen, performs hits and ...More

 
Harvey
Harvey
Theatre | 3rd March 2015 - 7th March 2015 

Richmond Theatre

The Pulitzer prize-winning comedy about Elwood P. Dowd, played by James Dreyfus, and his friendship with an invisible rabbit named ...More

 
Natural History Museum Ice Rink
Natural History Museum Ice Rink
Kids Events | Until 4th January 2015 

Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum's annual icing-over of its gardens kicks off again from 30th October. The 1,000 square ...More

 
Alice's Adventures Underground
Alice's Adventures Underground
Theatre | 9th April 2015 - 31st May 2015 

The Vaults, Arch 233

Les Enfants Terribles present an immersive, theatrical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland in the Vaults deep underneath Waterloo ...More

 
Southbank Winter Festival
Southbank Winter Festival
Seasonal | Until 11th January 2015 

Southbank Centre

The Southbank Winter Festival takes place this festive season at venues both within the Southbank Centre itself and across the ...More

 
Bocconcino Pizzeria
Bocconcino Pizzeria
Opened 1st December 2014 

Authentic wood-fired pizzas and freshly made pasta dishes are the order of the day at Bocconcino Pizzeria, a high-end pizza ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opens 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
Hub by Premier Inn Covent Garden
Hub by Premier Inn Covent Garden
Opened Novemer 2014 2014 

Guests staying at the tech-savvy flagship hub by Premier Inn Covent Garden can use the hotel's app to check availability ...More

 
 
 
 
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