What’s on at the Royal Albert Hall this month?


Anyone looking for fun and entertainment during their trip to London will not want to miss out on a night out at the Royal Albert Hall. This historic venue has hosted some of the most famous performers from around the world and is an undisputed entertainment hotspot.

Anyone joining us at The Piccadilly London West End will find themselves right around the corner from the Royal Albert Hall, which means that you’ll never be far away from an amazing night out during your stay at our hotels near Piccadilly Theatre. To help you plan your trip, we’ve put together a list of the best upcoming performances.


Cirque du Soleil: OVO

Jan, 2018

The famous Cirque du Soleil will be making a spectacular return to the Royal Albert Hall in 2018 to wow audiences with its brand new production, Ovo. It has never been performed before on British stages. The bug-themed act features a huge cast of colourful characters that bring to life the microscopic world of insects. The constant action and electric performances will keep you and your family on the edge of your seats as you watch incredible stunts and breathtaking routines. If you’re heading to The Piccadilly London West End this season, you’re sure to get a kick out of Cirque du Soleil.

Behind the Scenes Tour

Jan, 2018

Although this is not a performance, it is an experience that will give you a closer look at one of the city’s most famous and historical venues. Follow your personal guide as they take you through the backstage areas of the Royal Albert Hall and teach you about its history. Walk in the footsteps of the most famous performers in the world as you discover areas of the venue that are never usually seen by the public. For anyone looking to explore the history of London, this tour is a must. There are regularly hosted events so be sure to check the calendar and book your spot.

Late Night Jazz: Snowpoet

Jan, 2018

If you’re a fan of smooth music and good times, Late Night Jazz at the Royal Albert Hall is the perfect way to relax and enjoy a night with friends or loved ones. As one of the most prominent upcoming bands, Snowpoet has cultivated a large following of fans. The band is the musical brainchild of talented vocalist, Lauren Kinsella and renowned instrumentalist, Chris Hyson. With a unique blend of modern Jazz and other genres of music, Snowpoet has created a catalogue of songs that you’re sure to enjoy.

Hammer and Tongue Poetry Slam Finals

6 Jan, 2018 – 7 Jan, 2018

Fans of poetry and the spoken word in the UK are gearing up for the final showdown of the Hamer and Tongue Poetry tournament this January. The annual event brings together some of the most talented literary creatives in the country together for an event aimed at discovering the very best. The final promises to deliver an amazing line-up of poets so be sure to book your tickets and head over for one a unique experience.