|Ed Balls||(Broadcast, economist and former Cabinet Minister)|
|Ben Cooper||(BBC One’s Bargain Hunt)|
|Alistair McGowan||(Impressionist and actor)|
|Cathy Newman||(Channel 4 News)|
|Jay Rayner||(Journalist and broadcaster)|
|Garry Richardson||(BBC Radio 4’s Today programme)|
|Alan Rusbridger||(Former Editor, The Guardian)|
The return of Lucy Parham’s acclaimed Christmas Gala at Kings Place, with celebrities from beyond the musical world joining her on stage to play music that has inspired them to play the piano, with special guests The Parliamentary String Quartet.
Lucy will also be joined at the piano by Richard Sisson (formerly Kit and the widow) for some festive duets.
This Christmas Gala will once again be presented by BBC Radio 3’s Sean Rafferty, with narration and festive surprises.
This event will last approximately 70 minutes, without an interval.