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02/13/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
What a night! Last night the Hall was filled with famous faces and the biggest names in Hollywood, as the 2017 BAFTA ceremony, returned to the Royal Albert Hall for the first time since 1997!
Watch all the action live from our South Steps from the BAFTA red carpet!
Tune in to BBC One at 9pm to watch the ceremony hosted by Stephen Fry.
Happy 177th wedding anniversary Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, married on this day in 1840!

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert: a royal romance
What were you doing during the summer of '67? Some of us remember, some of us can't, and some of us weren't even born; but today we all feel the legacy of this pivotal moment in cultural history.

To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, we're celebrating the counterculture movement with a series of performances, talks and screenings in our Elgar Room. The first events have just...
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Summer of Love: Revisited - Book Now
Today marks John Williams' 85th birthday! We're celebrating with a burst of Star Wars performed at the BBC Proms. What's your favourite John Williams film score?

Proms 2011 - Star Wars, main theme

Keith Lockhart conducts BBC Concert Orchestra performing main theme to Star Wars composed by John Williams at the Royal Albert Hall during Film Music Prom 2011.

Congratulations to Her Majesty The Queen on her Sapphire Jubilee, having acceded to the throne, becoming our Royal Patron, 65 years ago today! To celebrate this special day we've picked out some of her most memorable visits to the Hall.

Celebrating 65 years with our Patron, HM Queen Elizabeth II
Happy Friday/Hello February!
Cirque du Soleil’s dazzling Amaluna has come to the Hall, presenting new and exciting challenges for the cast. We went behind the scenes with the crew to find out about the challenges of preparing for the show:
February is Secret History Month at the Royal Albert Hall. This month we'll be telling you some of the lesser known stories from our history, plus you can enjoy 20% off our Secret History Tours!

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Winter sunset in South Kensington
Catch all the live action from the red carpet of Cirque du Soleil's #Amaluna, opening tonight!
It's that time of year again! Cirque du Soleil returns to the Royal Albert Hall, on Thursday 12 January – Sunday 26 February 2017, with their breathtaking Amaluna - Cirque Du Soleil. Got your ticket? [ Link ]
Each show brings new challenges for our stage technicians. With Amaluna - Cirque du Soleil opening this week, it's hard hats on to construct another impressive set!

Preparing the Hall for the arrival of Cirque du Soleil
Happy new year! We look forward to welcoming you to the Royal Albert Hall in 2017.
With 390 shows and events in our auditorium, plus almost 500 more in other spaces beyond the main stage, 2016 was another busy year for the Royal Albert Hall!

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2016 has been another busy year for the Royal Albert Hall!
From David Bowie's final performance to The Damned's long-awaited debut, and a landmark scientific project, take a look at our seven most read stories of the year.

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Wishing you a very merry Christmas from all of us at the Royal Albert Hall!
We hope you've been good this year...
Bake the Hall with heaps o' icing ❄
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Happy first day of winter! No sight of snow yet, but all our fingers and toes are crossed so chances are it'll happen any day now.... ❄