London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London

London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London

 

Concerts

Christmas Festival (Royal Albert Hall)

Christmas Festival (Royal Albert Hall)

Treat your family to the best festive entertainment in town with Raymond Gubbay’s Christmas Festival! The Royal Albert Hall is the perfect setting to hear wonderful artists and music at this special time of year.

 

13 December 2016, 19.30
The BT Christmas Concert
£19.50-£53.00
Chris Hollins returns to present a wonderful concert of festive delights, from traditional carols to favourite hits.

Let the celebrations commence!
Rocking Around tThe Christmas Tree • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town • Act 1 Finale from La Bohème • The Lord Is My Shepherd • A Christmas Festival • Joy To The World • O Holy Night • Ave Maria • Let It Go

… and carols for all!

The first nowell • O come, all ye faithful • God rest you merry gentlemen

Plus a festive indoor firework finale!

 

14 December 2016, 19.30
Christmas Classics
£19.50-£53.00
The pomp and splendour of a grand Christmas Gala

A traditional concert of seasonal classics and glorious Christmas carols is performed by the celebrated Royal Choral Society and the resplendent Fanfare Trumpeters of the Coldstream Guards.

…and carols for all:

God rest you merry, gentlemen • O little town of Bethlehem • The first Nowell • O come, all ye faithful • Once in Royal David’s City • Hark! The herald angels sing

 

15, 17, 20, 22, 23 December 2016, 12.30, 14.30, 16.15
Christmas Carol Singalong
£19.50-£53.50
Clap your hands…stamp your feet…and sing your heart out as irrepressible showman Jonathan Cohen leads you through another fun-filled jamboree of his most-loved carols and all-time Christmas hits.

Raise the roof of the Royal Albert Hall!
Let it Snow • Sleigh Ride • Saviour’s Day • Jingle Bells • Merry Christmas Everyone • Once In Royal David’s City • Hark! The Herald Angels Sing • The Twelve Days of Christmas • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town • Let It Go • Goodtime Christmas • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer • I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day

 

15, 19 December 2016, 19.30
Messiah
£19.50-£62.00
The power and the glory of 500 voices in monumental harmony!

The majesty of the Royal Albert Hall provides the perfect setting for Handel’s choral masterpiece, sung by four superb soloists and massed choir combining the renowned: Goldsmiths Choral Union, English Concert Chorus and Highgate Choral Society.

 

16 December 2016, 19.30
King's College Choir
£19.50-£62.00
Enjoy the pomp and splendour of a grand Christmas gala.

The world-renowned Choir of King’s College, Cambridge makes a welcome return with a magnificent concert of heavenly charm.

With a wonderful selection of sublime carols from the angelic voices of the chapel choristers, and carols for all:

God rest you merry, gentlemen • O little town of Bethlehem • The first Nowell • O come, all ye faithful • Once in Royal David’s City • Hark! The herald angels sing

 

17-18, 23-24 December 2016, 14.30, 19.00, 19.30, 20.00
Carols by Candlelight
£19.50-£59.50
Celebrate in elegant style with this exquisite concert of carols and seasonal classics staged in full 18th Century costume in an evocative candle-lit style setting … and carols for all, including:

Away in a Manger • Good King Wenceslas • O come, all ye faithful • O little town of Bethlehem • Hark! the Herald angels sing • God rest you merry, gentlemen

With readings from Dickens and the Scriptures by special guest Bernard Cribbins!

 

18-19 December 2016, 12.30, 14.30, 16.00
Jingle Bell Christmas
£19.50-£54.50
The ultimate Christmas party returns!

It’s high-kicks for Christmas as the Jingle Belle Dancers join the London Concert Orchestra, Capital Voices and West End stars for all your favourite Christmas hits.

Last Christmas • Jingle Bell Rock • Santa Claus is Coming to Town • The Twelve Days of Christmas • Sleigh Ride Blue Christmas • Merry Christmas Everyone • Do You Hear What I Hear • Here Come Santa Claus • Frosty the Snowman • All I Want for Christmas is You • Baby, its Cold Outside • Jingle Bells • Mary’s Boy Child • Winter Wonderland • It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

 

20 December 2016, 19.30
Classic Carols
£19.50-£53.50
Herald the Christmas Season!

Distinguished presenter & broadcaster Alan Titchmarsh leads us through a joyous assortment of traditional Christmas music and sublime carols with the acclaimed London Philharmonic Choir and the magnificent Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas • Masters in this Hall Sussex Carol • Away in a Manger Silent Night • While Shepherds Watched • The trumpet shall sound • Christmas Eve Polonaise • In the Bleak midwinter • The Holly and the Ivy

…and carols for all:

The first Nowell • Good King Wenceslas • O little town of Bethlehem • O come, O come Emmanuel • It came upon a midnight clear

 

21 December 2016, 14.30, 19.30
Anton & Erin's Christmas Cracker
£19.50-£56.50
A superb show of seasonal fun presented by the nation’s favourite ballroom couple, Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag.

Walking In a Winter Wonderland • Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer • The Twelve Days of Christmas • We Need a Little Christmas • The Lord is My Shepherd • Frosty the Snowman • The Christmas Waltz • Away in a Manger • Let It Snow • Sleigh Ride • Jingle Bells

…and carols for all:

O come, all ye faithful • O little town of Bethlehem • Hark! The herald angels sing

 

22 December 2016, 19.30
The Glory of Christmas
£19.50-£53.50
This concert of joyous seasonal and traditional music perfectly captures the true spirit of Christmas. Featuring the majestic Royal Albert Hall Grand Organ, and carols for all!

O come, all ye faithful • While shepherds watched • O come, O come Emmanuel • Hark! The Herald angels sing • It came upon a midnight clear


Venue Details

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Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore
London SW7 2AP


Box Office
020 7589 8212

Nearest tube
High Street Kensington / Knightsbridge

More info
Website

Dates
13-22 December 2016

Times
Various

Prices
Various

Other notes
None



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