The city of London has always had an outstanding reputation of being a global capital of culture and fine arts. It’s a veritable oasis of civilization and refinement which can satisfy the needs of even the most exquisite and sophisticated individuals. If you have a taste for stylish and elegant things and if you consider yourself a classy person, look no further! We have made a list of the classiest upcoming events London has to offer. If you find yourself in the capital city of the United Kingdom sometime in the nearest future, make sure to check them out.
The Classiest Upcoming Events London Has to Offer
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1. Anton and Erin – Swing Time
With a sensational career of two decades, Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag are the undisputed king and queen of British ballroom dancing. Regarded as national treasures of Great Britain, Anton and Erin’s thrilling ride began in 1997 when they won the New Zeeland Championship. Since then, they have earned many other important awards and have even starred in the famous BBC1 TV program Strictly Come Dancing. On February 11th this year, their newest and most sensational show, Anton and Erin – Swing Time, can be witnessed at the Barbican Hall in London. This exquisite production features an astonishing new choreography, dazzling outfits and the awe-inspiring performances of 6 world-class dancers and an orchestra led by the illustrious Richard Balcombe.
2. Mozart Masterpieces
Presented by the widely-acclaimed Raymond Gubbay Ltd company, Mozart Masterpieces is one of the most anticipated classical music events of this year. Scheduled for January 27, 7:30 PM, at the Royal Festival Hall in London, the event constitutes the ultimate celebration of the divine repertoire of one of the most talented and sophisticated composers of all times. Performed by the distinguished Mozart Festival Orchestra, the concert delivers a unique interpretation of some of the most renowned pieces of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, like The Marriage of Figaro Overture, The Magic Flute Overture, the Queen of the Night Aria or the Symphony No. 40 in G minor.
3. Bond In Motion Exhibition
Hosted at the London Film Museum Covent Garden until February 19, the Bond in Motion Exhibition is an event that no classy cars enthusiast should miss out on. Fans of the popular James Bond franchise will be very excited to take a close look at the original vehicles driven by the 007 agents in the 23 movies which have been released so far. Some of the main highlights of the exhibition are the Aston Martin DB5, the Rolls-Royce Phantom III, the Lotus Esprit S1, the Aston Martin Vanquish and the BMW 750iL. Other from cars, the Bond In Motion Exhibition also includes some astonishing aircraft, boats and motorcycles.
4. La Traviata – Royal Opera House
During the January 16 – February 1 period, opera enthusiasts who happen to be in London can enjoy one of the newest adaptations of Giuseppe Verdi’s most famous opera, at the Royal Opera House. Translated into English as “The Fallen Woman”, La Traviata is inspired by Alexandre Dumas’ famous novel “La Dame aux Camélias”. The opera features three acts and was played for the first time in Venice in 1853. Since then, the numerous adaptations of this touching and riveting story have astonished appreciative audiences from all over the world. Directed by the esteemed Richard Eyre, this new opera production stays true to Verdi’s great legacy!