What’s on in London for April 2018

Plenty to do and see this month. New shows opening, Special one off events and lots of live music. Don’t forget if you want tickets for any of the shows we mention then why not call Harmony Cars on 08976374498 or email info@harmony-airport-transfers.com and they should be able to help you, they can also help with arranging chauffeur cars to get you to all the events.

 

No 1. 2nd April to 28th July 2018 “Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell – The Musical” at Dominion Theatre.

Created by acclaimed composer Jim Steinman, who wrote many of the songs on Meat Loaf’s platinum album Bat Out of Hell, this high-volume musical features famous hits I Would Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That) and Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad. Tickets: £15 to £189.   https://www.nederlander.co.uk

No 2. 4th to 8th April 2018 “Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment” at SSE Arena,Wembley.

Join the characters from Cars, The Little Mermaid, Toy Story 3 and Frozen for a dazzling show that mixes much-loved movie moments with live ice-skating routines.

You can also take part in a special Fit to Dance warm-up session with the Disney on Ice stars before the performance. Tickets from £23.50   https://www.ssearena.co.uk

If you are finding it hard to get tickets then contact Harmony Cars on 07976374498 or email: info@harmony-airport-transfers.com and they should be able to help you. They can also help provide chauffeur cars to the O2 centre and bring you home.

No. 3. 5th to 15th April 2018 “London Games Festival”.

13th-15th April Meet the creators, learn about the industry, test out new video games and more with EGX Rezzed at Tobacco Dock. 6th-8th April. Discover new ways to play, and try out curious and experimental games with Now Play This at Somerset House.

14th April Spot your favourite games’ mascots and heroes in the Games Character Parade. 12th April Be the first to know which game came out on top at the 2018 BAFTA Games Awards at Troxy. 9th – 10th April Catch experts’ talks on the future of the gaming industry, and experience exciting prototypes at the LGF Hub. 7th April Learn about eSports, augmented reality games and more with the free Trafalgar Square Games Festival. Get stuck into many more fringe events during London Games Festival, including talks, networking events, tournaments and parties. http://games.london. If you need tickets contact Harmony cars 07976374498 or email: info@harmony-airport-transfers.com

No.4. 15th April 2018 “The Feeling” at Apollo Theatre.

The Ivor Novello award-winning and BRIT Award-nominated English rock band from West Sussex and London, who are fronted by the statuesque Dan Gillespie Sells, perform on their final tour before going on hiatus to focus on solo projects. Tonight’s set list will run the gamut of their back catalogue including their 2006 debut, Twelve Stops And Home. https://www.nimaxtheatres.com

No.5.   15th to 17th April 2018 “A Spoonful Of Sherman” at Queen’s Theatre.

Three generations of Sherman song writing is brought to life in this delightful show: from Tin Pan Alley songwriter Al Sherman . Songs from Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Winnie The Pooh and The Jungle Book. Tickets: £18 to £22 . http://www.queenstheatre.co.uk

No.6.   21st April 2018 “Feast of St George at Trafalgar Square”.

Join the St George’s Day celebrations at the Mayor of London’s annual Feast of St George in Trafalgar Square.

Decorated in red and white for England’s national day, the square is lined with stalls selling traditional English food, inspired by St George’s Day’s 13th-century origins as a national day of feasting. There are also free children’s art workshops, stilt walkers, Pearly Kings and Queens, and a mixture of traditional and contemporary live music. https://www.visitlondon.com.

No.7. 26th April till 2nd June 2018 “Chess at the London Coliseum”.

Follow two chess players competing to become world champion, while being manipulated by governments and falling in love with the same woman.

Written by ABBA’s Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus with Tim Rice, the show’s well-known songs include I Know Him So Well and One Night in Bangkok.

Michael Ball and Alexandra Burke star in the first West End revival of this production in more than 30 years, which also features the English National Opera’s award-winning orchestra and chorus. Ticket prices: £18 to £150. https://www.eno.org.

No.8. 27th April 2018 “Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds” at The SSE Arena, Wembley.

The iconic Mancunian rock star and former Oasis guitarist performs alternative rock originals from the album, Who Built The Moon?

No.9. 28th April 2018 “Vaisakhi Festival” at Trafalgar Square.

One of the most important events in the Sikh calendar, Vaisakhi is celebrated on 13 April (occasionally 14 April) each year by more than 20 million Sikhs around the world. It was on this day in 1699 that the Khalsa order was established by Guru Gobind Singh. The annual London celebrations, which also mark Sikh New Year, are led by a Sikh community group and take place later in the month.

Enjoy free live performances and spiritual music (kirtan), see works by Sikh artists and tuck into traditional food, while mingling with community groups in Trafalgar Square. You’ll also find lots of family activities, including turban tying, at this cultural event open to everyone.

No.10. 30th April 2018 “Gilbert O’Sullivan” at Orchard Theatre.

A global superstar who topped the UK and US charts with the likes of Alone Again (Naturally), Clair and Get Down, Gilbert O’Sullivan’s influence can be heard in the music of Ben Folds and Ron Sexsmith, while his songs have been covered by Neil Diamond and Rumer. Tickets: £32 to £57.

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