Royal Festival Hall

Cultural centre

Museums

Southbank

RFH_LangLangMassPiano_©_BelindaLawley_pres2012.jpg

Lang Lang performs at the Massed Piano event © Belinda Lawley

User ratings:

<strong>Rating: </strong><span class='lf-avgRating'>1</span>/5
Rate this
 
0

Reviews

Add +

Venue details

MAP CLOSE
  • Address:

    Royal Festival Hall Belvedere Rd
    South Bank
    London
    SE1 8XX

What's on at Royal Festival Hall

Filter

Filter

LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL: Abdullah Ibrahim

African music, Jazz and experimental

  • Critics' choice

Once known as Dollar Brand, legendary South African pianist and composer Ibrahim occupies a central position in his country's music history as an exile from apartheid and politicised pioneer of township and Cape jazz. Now 80 years old and more spiritual...

LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL: Abdullah Ibrahim
  1. Sat Nov 15
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £10-£35
Buy tickets

Angélique Kidjo

Blues, roots and country, Folk, World

  • Critics' choice

She's been described as the African Annie Lennox, but that really doesn't do her justice. Emerging from Benin in the ’80s as a powerful force in both pop and feminist politics, Angelique Kidjo draws on a huge range of pan-African influences, cross-pollinated...

Angélique Kidjo
  1. Fri Nov 14
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £25-£30
More info
  1. Tue Oct 28 – Tue Dec 16
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £150, £15 per session
More info

Deacon Blue

Pop and rock

Ricky Ross's heartfelt pop-rockers play from their extensive back catalogue. They even have a new album, oddly titled 'The Hipsters', to showcase.

Deacon Blue
  1. Mon Dec 15
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £29.50-£39.50
Buy tickets

John Grant/The Royal Northern Sinfonia

Pop and rock, Folk, Chamber

  • Critics' choice

Former Czars frontman Grant released his second solo album ‘Pale Green Ghosts’ earlier this year, and revealed himself as one of the most brutally honest, self-aware and distinctive songwriting voices of his generation. He’ll be baring his soul for you...

John Grant/The Royal Northern Sinfonia
  1. Sun Nov 30
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £22.50-£27.50
Buy tickets

LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL: John McLaughlin And The 4th Dimension

Music festivals, Fusion

  • Critics' choice

The ex-Miles Davis/Shakti guitar guru here makes an appearance with the lastest incarnation of his fiery fusion quartet, now featuring superlative Cameroonian bassist Etienne Mbappe alongside UK keyboardist Gary Husband and amazing Indo-jazz drummer Ranjit...

LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL: John McLaughlin And The 4th Dimension
  1. Thu Nov 20
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £10-£35
Buy tickets

Koestler Trust's National Exhibition: Catching Dreams

Things to do, Art

  • Free

This annual exhibition showcases artwork by prisoners, offenders on community sentences, secure psychiatric patients and immigration detainees. For the first time ever the show is also curated by ex-offenders who have completed a year's mentoring with...

Koestler Trust's National Exhibition: Catching Dreams
  1. Thu Oct 2 – Sun Nov 30
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. Free
More info

Lena Dunham

Comedy, Things to do

The hugely talented and gregarious writer, actress and director Lena Dunam makes a rare appearance in the UK to launch her memoirs, 'Not That Kind of Girl – A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned'. The 28-year-old New Yorker is best known for her...

London Literature Festival 2014: Hilary Mantel

Things to do, Literature

Join writer Hilary Mantel as she reads from her latest collection of stories and talks with James Runcie, Southbank Centre's Head of Literature and Spoken Word. Expect an evening of insight as the two-time winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction discusses...

  1. Fri Oct 10
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £15-£20 + £1.75 booking fee
More info

London Literature Festival 2014: John Cooper Clarke

Festivals, Things to do, Poetry

John Cooper Clarke takes to the stage at this year's London Literature Festival, armed with satirical, political and humorous verse that still packs as much of a punch as it did back in the ’70s. He'll be joined by special guests at the Royal Festival...

  1. Sat Oct 4
  2. Royal Festival Hall
  3. £22.50-£26.50 + £1.75 booking fee
More info

Users say

0
<strong>Rating: </strong><span class='lf-avgRating'>0</span>/5

Average User Rating

1 / 5

Rating Breakdown

  • 5 star:0
  • 4 star:0
  • 3 star:0
  • 2 star:0
  • 1 star:1
LiveReviews|1
1 person listening
Paul Manning

Do not waste your money, the worst show I have ever been to, No Story, not funny and mediocre effects until the very end.